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2015-04-21 16:25:50

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

2015-04-21 16:23:48

BATON ROUGE, La., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), announced today that President and

2015-04-21 12:43:02

ATLANTA, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- At its meeting in Atlanta, Cox Enterprises elected Byron D.

2015-04-21 12:42:28

HOUSTON, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Revention is pleased to announce that the company has been selected as a Preferred Partner by the Texas Restaurant Association (TRA).

2015-04-21 12:42:03

SAN FRANCISCO, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Qihoo 360 (NYSE: QIHU), a leading Internet company is presenting its product line-up at the RSA Conference 2015, held this week in San Francisco.

2015-04-21 12:38:10

Planned Meeting Outside Community Is Also an Issue TEAYS VALLEY, W.Va., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Residents of the Teays Valley area of West Virginia's Putnam County are calling

2015-04-21 12:33:03

NEW YORK, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- New construction starts in March retreated 13% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $633.3 billion, according to Dodge Data

2015-04-21 12:32:55

The nation's largest wireless company remains committed to serving Texas customers DALLAS, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2015, Verizon Wireless, the largest wireless

2015-04-21 12:32:43

LONDON, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The North American application delivery network market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 6.71% from 2014 to 2019. Although the U.S.

2015-04-21 12:32:05

Social commerce's breakout star is set to double its revenue in just six months, hitting a run rate of $200 million in annual sales this quarter as it debuts its newest innovation on the Apple Watch

Latest Economy of the United States Reference Libraries

Cartercar 1912
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...

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
  • 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'.