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2015-04-17 16:22:53

Two year program will begin fall 2016 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) will offer a new Master

2015-04-17 16:21:45

SAO PAULO, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CPFL Energia (NYSE: CPL and BM&FBOVESPA: CPFE3) announces that its 2014 20-F Form annual report has been filed with the U.S.

2015-04-17 16:21:21

DETROIT, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- What kind of world will our children inherit? The energy demands to help fuel our busy lives are impacting our economic and environmental security

2015-04-17 12:29:06

DALLAS, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Agricultural Films Market by Type (LLDPE, LDPE, HDPE, EVA, Reclaim), Applications (Greenhouse, Silage and Mulch) and

2015-04-17 12:26:32

KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Genesis HealthCare, Inc.

2015-04-17 12:23:24

LAS VEGAS, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Anvato, the complete TV Everywhere platform provider, received one of the most prestigious

2015-04-17 12:23:21

BURBANK, Calif., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- STX Entertainment has selected Horizon Media as its Agency of Record,

2015-04-17 12:23:06

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Radio One, Inc.

2015-04-17 12:23:05

***** MEDIA ADVISORY ****** WASHINGTON, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Justice Department will present 12 awards to individuals and teams from across the nation who

2015-04-17 12:22:58

SpreadMusicNow and Band Together supporting a coalition of music education nonprofits FAIRFIELD, Conn., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --


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Liverpool Pigeon, Caloenas maculata
2014-09-10 10:48:08

The Liverpool Pigeon or the Spotted Green Pigeon (Caloenas maculata) is a presumed extinct pigeon species of unknown provenance. Currently, it is only known from a single specimen reposited in the World Museum of the National Museums Liverpool; this specimen is presumed to have been collected from French Polynesia sometime between 1783 and 1823. The Liverpool Pigeon was initially mentioned in the work A General Synopsis of Birds by John Latham and scientifically named by Johann Friedrich...

Beast of Bray Road
2014-04-22 14:12:17

Beast of Bray Road The Beast of Bray Road is a cryptid roaming the area of Elkhorn, Wisconsin and from northern Illinois to Vancouver Island, Canada. It has been labeled as werewolf in local news articles but has never been observed transforming from human to a wolf. It has been described in various accounts as being bear-like, resembling Bigfoot and wolf-like and being able to walk on two legs. Its size varies from two to four feet tall when on all four legs, and around seven feet tall...

Chalmers Touring 1922
2014-02-21 10:51:47

Chalmers-Detroit was an automobile company formed in 1908 when Hugh Chalmers bought out the Thomas-Detroit company. It was renamed to Chalmers in 1911. During the 1910s the company thrived but the post-WWI recession of the 1920s caused the company to merge with the Maxwell Automobile Company. In 1923, Chalmers ended all vehicle production. The brand is owned by Chrysler. Chalmers were considered to be an expensive car for that era. The 30 Touring and the 30 Roadster both sold for $1,500...

Lloyd Alexander, 1959
2014-01-31 13:04:08

The North German Automobile and Engine company was founded in 1908 as a German brand of vehicle owned by Norddeutsche Lloyd, a shipping company. It was located in Bremen and the vehicles produced were branded with the Lloyd name. The first cars produced were license-built Krieger electric vehicles with a few petrol-powered vehicles as well. In 1914 they merged with Hansa and became Hansa-Lloyd Werke AG. Most of the vehicles produced had the Hansa name. The Hansa-Lloyd name was on...

Mothman
2013-11-27 10:34:33

The mothman is a legendary creature that was first reported with sightings from November 12, 1966 through December 15, 1967 in the Point Pleasant area of West Virginia. On November 16, 1966, the local newspaper published a report of two couples seeing the creature. It was described as a large white winged man with glowing red eyes. The wings had a ten-foot span and it followed their car as they drove outside of town, according to their report. Over the period from the initial sighting...

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