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2015-03-24 16:21:54

ESTERO, Fla., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hertz Global Holdings, Inc.

2015-03-24 12:36:03

UXBRIDGE, Mass., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lampin MITRPAK, a right angle gearbox and spiral bevel gear

2015-03-24 12:29:33

Visa, Michelin, Hallmark, Craftsman, Subway, Target and more take Brand of the Year honors NEW YORK, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The brands Americans love say a lot about how

2015-03-24 12:23:19

Service King now operates 14 locations in southern California and 234 nationwide RICHARDSON, Texas, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Service King Collision Repair Centers, an industry

2015-03-24 12:23:18

MAUMEE, Ohio, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today it will participate in the 2015 Bank of America Merrill Lynch New York Auto Summit on April

2015-03-24 12:23:03

DETROIT, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ally Financial Inc.

2015-03-24 08:40:59

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a new partnership, Bluegrass Cellular, Inc.

2015-03-24 08:40:44

PORT ORANGE, Fla., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Thinspace Technology Inc.

2015-03-24 08:33:19

MIAMI, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanomedics, Inc.


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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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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
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.