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2015-03-20 08:22:28

LONDON, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage

2015-03-20 08:21:13

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S.

2015-03-20 04:20:36

NANJING, China, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Sunergy Co., Ltd.

2015-03-19 23:09:04

New VP of Retail Sales brings experience, connections to retail technology company Sarasota, Fla.

2015-03-19 23:04:49

Prominent academics, leaders of the biopharmaceutical industry and key investors will gather on April 13th and 14th for Cancer Advance Boston, a networking conference of the Boston Biotech Conference

2015-03-19 20:27:45

While some store owners dread increased competition, stores partnering with wholesaler LA Top Distributor are expecting to rise over the tide. LOS ANGELES, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According

2015-03-19 20:21:33

DALLAS and HOUSTON, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Venari Resources LLC, a deepwater oil exploration and production company in the Gulf of Mexico, today announced it was the high bidder on 12

2015-03-19 16:32:12

Key integration accelerates transactions for borrowers and lenders working with Fannie Mae SAN FRANCISCO, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Roostify (

2015-03-19 16:31:28

WASHINGTON, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bread for the World today warned both the House and Senate not to enact harmful fiscal year 2016 budget cuts that would jeopardize the availability

2015-03-19 16:31:24

NEW YORK, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $724.3 billion, new construction starts in February advanced 16% compared to the previous month, according to


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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
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'.