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2015-01-29 12:27:34

RICK DENNIS, TIM TEEGARDEN AND MATT CANZANO PROMOTED TO NEW GLOBAL CREATIVE ROLES DETROIT, Jan.

2015-01-29 12:25:45

Ellen R. Moore appointed COO to position company for growth MILLERSVILLE, Md., Jan.

2015-01-29 12:23:43

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of five cents per share on U. S.

2015-01-29 12:23:05

CINCINNATI, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) this week was recognized by the U.S.

2015-01-29 08:42:45

New Collection Revealed To Top International Bloggers On January 28 NEW YORK, Jan.

2015-01-29 08:36:34

Leading charitable online consignment shop names Second Time Around and Simon Venture Group among prestigious list of investors BOSTON, Jan.

2015-01-29 08:31:28

VIENNA and PHILADELPHIA, January 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Charles Rowland joins Supervisory Board Dr Steven Gelone

2015-01-29 08:29:28

Toys"R"Us Children's Fund Provides $1.25 Million Grant in Support of 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles WAYNE, N.J., Jan.


Latest Economy of the United States Reference Libraries

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2014-02-25 08:47:20

Cartercar is a vehicle manufacturer, founded by Byron J. Carter in 1905, Jackson, Michigan. The company moved to Detroit in 1906, then to Pontiac, Michigan from 1907 to 1915. Originally, Carter started his own company named the Motorcar Company in 1905 after leaving the Jackson Automobile Company. At the end of the year, he moved to Detroit due to financing. The company was renamed the Cartercar Company in 1907 when it relocated to Pontiac, Michigan and merged with the Pontiac High...

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2010-10-11 19:48:16

The slinky consists of a helical spring that stretches and can bounce up and down. The spring can travel down stairs as it stretches and re-forms itself with the aid of gravity and momentum. Invented by Richard James in 1940's the slinky was demonstrated at Gimbels department store in 1945. The store sold its entire inventory of 400 units in ninety minutes. James Industries was formed to manufacture the slinky. It was until 1998 that the James family cashed in by selling the company to...

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