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2015-04-22 08:26:00

Company to consciously conserve, reduce energy and paper consumption PITTSFIELD, Mass., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc.

2015-04-22 08:25:24

HOUSTON, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE: SN) ("Sanchez Energy" or the "Company") today provided an update on its first quarter 2015 operations and production.

2015-04-22 08:24:01

ORANGE CITY, Iowa, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Quatro Composites®, a leader in design and fabrication of advanced composite structures, has been awarded a contract extension to produce Boeing

2015-04-22 08:21:23

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of the 45(th) annual observance of Earth Day in the United States and its own 90(th) anniversary, Pratt & Whitney, a United

2015-04-21 20:25:58

DALLAS, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Stream Data Centers is pleased to announce Erik Stockglausner as the newest

2015-04-21 20:21:58

Comcast California to Mobilize 4,000 Employees, Family Members, Students and Parents in Nation's Largest Single-Day Corporate Volunteer Effort LIVERMORE, Calif., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/

2015-04-21 20:21:02

NEW YORK, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Communications Sales & Leasing Inc.

2015-04-21 16:32:51

STAMFORD, Conn., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Charter Communications, Inc.

2015-04-21 16:32:25

WASHINGTON, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Google spent a record $5.47 million on lobbying during the first quarter of 2015, an increase of 43 percent from $3.82 million in the comparable

2015-04-21 16:30:34

VERNON, Calif., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- True Religion Apparel Inc.


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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
deuteragonist
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.
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