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2014-11-25 16:25:12

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CLEVELAND, Nov. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a premier provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, today announced that Bradley C.

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ATLANTA, Nov. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novelis Inc.

2014-11-25 16:22:16

Arjuna Capital and As You Sow File Shareholder Proposal Asking Exxon Mobil to Return Capital to Shareholders Rather than Invest in High-Cost High-Carbon Projects. BOSTON and OAKLAND, Calif.,

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Warehouse Drivers at Sysco Competitor Unite for Better Working Conditions INDUSTRY, Calif., Nov.

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Kelley Blue Book Ranks Best Cash Back, Financing, Lease Deals in Time for One of the Hottest Shopping Days of Year IRVINE, Calif., Nov.

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BURLINGTON, Massachusetts, November 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attunity, Ltd.

2014-11-25 12:29:26

Retailer Announces first New York City flagship, International Expansion and Recent Additions to Its Executive Team HOUSTON, Nov.


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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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Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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