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2015-03-02 12:25:40

USM Studios will soon air programming which explores some of the best places for families. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --

2015-03-02 12:25:34

Flo Rida, Wyclef Jean, Andrea Bocelli, Barry Gibb and Gloria Estefan to Take the Stage at Beachfront Concert Event ORLANDO, Fla., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hard Rock International's

2015-03-02 12:24:08

LINCOLN, Ill., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has granted a one-time waiver of their Emergency Alert System (EAS) rules for the use a "live"

2015-03-02 12:23:03

SAN FRANCISCO, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America (NASDAQ: VA) will present at the Raymond James 36th Annual Institutional Investors Conference at approximately 9.15amET on Tuesday,

2015-03-02 12:22:47

GRAMMY® Award winning trio perform concert for winning high schools as part of Celebrate My Drive® BLOOMINGTON, Ill., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Band Perry recently celebrated

2015-03-02 08:44:13

Insights and Best Practices for Nonprofit Reporting. NEEDHAM, Mass., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AccuFund, Inc.

2015-03-02 08:30:11

JERSEY CITY, N.J., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Harold B.

2015-03-02 08:29:56

SILVER SPRING, Md., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report first quarter 2015 results on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at 7:00 a.m. ET.

2015-03-02 08:29:33

New Original Video Programming Features Promising Medical Advances and Powerful Human Interest Stories NEW YORK, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp.

2015-03-02 08:29:26

MIAMI, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tootsie's Cabaret - known as the largest and best strip club in America - today announced plans for its 9th anniversary celebration this week.


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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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Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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