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2014-09-17 16:24:13

NEW YORK and POINT ROBERTS, Wash., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (www.investorideas.com) Investorideas.com, a global news source covering leading sectors including entertainment reports on the following breaking entertainment news, "Verdi Productions signs 'Game of Thrones' actor Ciaran Hinds and Sons of Anarchy star Katey Sagal to join Miles Teller in Bleed for This." Verdi Productions told Investor Ideas that 'Game of Thrones' actor Ciaran Hinds and 'Sons of Anarchy' and...

2014-09-17 16:21:54

Film to debut at Giant Screen Cinema Association conference in Toronto LOS ANGELES and LONDON, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Famous ocean explorer Jean-Michel Cousteau will be presenting the industry premiere of his first film for IMAX® theaters and giant screen cinemas, "Secret Ocean 3D," at the annual Giant Screen Cinema Association conference in Toronto (ON) this Sunday, September 21, 2014. Directed by Jean-Michel Cousteau, the 40-minute documentary will allow audiences to...

2014-09-17 12:27:52

Gradian Recognized for Applying Technology to Benefit Humanity NEW YORK and SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Gradian Health Systems has been named as a laureate of The Tech Awards 2014, one of 10 global innovators recognized for applying technology to benefit humanity and spark global change. The Tech Awards, a signature program of The Tech Museum of Innovation, and presented by Applied Materials, Inc., selected Gradian as one of two laureates in the Nokia...

2014-09-17 12:25:37

Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks Host; Evening Honors Lisa Paulsen and the Entertainment Industry Foundation LOS ANGELES, Sept.17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles (SCLA) presents its 24th Annual Simply Shakespeare benefit reading of "As You Like It," September 22, 2014 at the Freud Playhouse, UCLA Campus. This year's event will honor the Entertainment Industry Foundation and its President and CEO, Lisa Paulsen for their continued dedication to bringing about...

2014-09-17 12:25:31

Visually stunning film slated for Oct. 24 theatrical and VOD release in U.S. LOS ANGELES, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inception Media Group, LLC, a diversified media company specializing in the production, acquisition and distribution of entertainment content, has acquired the North American rights to "Viktor" for distribution across all platforms. The film stars Academy Award(®) nominee and Golden Globe winner Gérard Depardieu and Elizabeth Hurley. "Viktor" was written and...

2014-09-17 12:25:25

LAKEWOOD, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Hello, my name is Joey Dillon, a story writer, illustrator and author of all the books at joeysbooks.com. My entire life I have dreamed of writing stories for children. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140917/146673 The stories I write are not only exciting, but I always find a way to put important lessons into each one of my books. My passion and ultimate goal is to create books that can make a difference in the...

2014-09-17 12:25:19

OJAI, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Musitek Corporation is pleased to announce that the world's first music-reading app, SmartScore NoteReader, is now available for iOS devices from Apple's iTunes Store and for Android devices at Google Play. The NoteReader web page is located here. An introductory video can be viewed here. A 3-minute descriptive video can be viewed here. SmartScore NoteReader is a smartphone / mobile derivative of SmartScore X2: Musitek's popular...

2014-09-17 12:25:17

Reiman Foundation and Hexagon president brings civic and business expertise DENVER, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, which includes Rocky Mountain PBS, KUVO jazz public radio, and I-News, is proud to welcome Scott Reiman to its Board of Directors. A highly respected Colorado businessman and longtime civic leader, Scott Reiman's professional and philanthropic skills will be a tremendous asset to Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network....

2014-09-17 12:25:13

Guests Discover Emerging Talent with Exclusive Performances by LA ROUX and Capital Cities BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Renaissance Hotels (www.renhotels.com), known for inspiring travelers to Live Life to Discover(®), announced today its fall schedule of signature live events and unique multi-media programming. In partnership with AEG, a leading entertainment and sports company, Renaissance Hotels is set to provide guests and locals with exclusive access to the music's most...

2014-09-17 12:25:11

THE SHOW CROSSES THE POND FOR THE FIRST TIME, FILMING IN LONDON NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- THE VICTORIA'S SECRET FASHION SHOW returns to the CBS Television Network on Tuesday, Dec. 9 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) when it crosses the Pond to film in London for the first time. World famous Victoria's Secret Angels Adriana Lima, Alessandra Ambrosio, Doutzen Kroes, Candice Swanepoel, Lily Aldridge, Behati Prinsloo, Karlie Kloss and Lindsay Ellingson will be a part of the show,...


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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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