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2014-11-20 08:35:45

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reynolds American Inc.

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Toronto Stock Exchange Symbol: DND MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Cipher Pharmaceuticals Inc.

2014-11-20 08:33:30

Rabbi Daniel Cohen and Pastor Greg Doll launch 40-day Elijah Moment campaign, encouraging all to seize an opportunity to give during the holiday season STAMFORD, Conn., Nov.

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John Traynor Brings Valuable Business Leadership and Industry Expertise to Rapidly-Growing Internet of Things (IoT) Company REDMOND, Wash., Nov.

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Recognized by the Automotive Training Managers Council for helping customers leverage innovative media and performance support DULLES, Va., Nov.

2014-11-20 08:21:19

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landstar System, Inc.

2014-11-20 04:22:22

Dental Plan Coverage and Cost Are the Primary Drivers of Overall Customer Satisfaction WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., 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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inwit
  • Inward knowledge; understanding; conscience.
The word 'inwit' comes from Middle English inwit ("mind, reason, intellect, understanding; soul, spirit; feeling; the collection of inner faculties; one of five inner faculties; one of the outer bodily senses.; inward awareness of right or wrong, conscience"), from Old English *inwitt, inġewitnes ("consciousness, conscience, knowledge, knowing"), equivalent to in- +‎ wit. (Wiktionary)
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