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2014-10-21 08:42:31

New 4.6" x 4.6" x 2.4" gasketed polycarbonate enclosure meets NEMA 4X and IP66 Ratings AVON, Ohio, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Polycase, a US manufacturer of plastic electronic enclosures, has extended their waterproof HD Series by adding a new square-shaped size, the HD-44. The 4.63" x 4.63" x 2.36" polycarbonate electronic enclosure is designed for outdoor applications. With a high-quality silicone gasket seal and UL94V-0 flame rating, the enclosure is competitively priced as low...

2014-10-21 08:40:47

SMIC (NYSE: SMI, SEHK: 981) SHANGHAI, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Please join SMIC's earnings conference call, with: -- Dr. Tzu-Yin Chiu, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director -- Dr. Gao Yonggang, Chief Financial Officer, Strategic Planning Executive Vice President, and Executive Director -- Gareth Kung, Executive Vice President, Finance and Company Secretary -- En-Ling Feng, Vice President, Investor Relations as they announce the company's third...

2014-10-21 08:33:21

RED CARPET EVENT & UNVEILING OF FREEHAB LOS ANGELES ON NOVEMBER 15TH LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Teen Project, launched by Lauri Burns is going one step further to save America's homeless young women in Los Angeles. On the evening of Saturday, November 15(th )there will be a fundraiser to benefit Freehab--the very first "free" drug rehab for LA's homeless youth. Freehab is a 100-bed facility for women 18-24 years old, otherwise known as Transitional Age Youth...

2014-10-21 08:31:18

DUBLIN, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Newspaper Publishing Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Publishing is a process that involves the production and distribution of the information. It includes the development, acquisition, copyediting, design, production, and marketing and distribution of content through both physical and electronic media. Newspaper publishing is...

2014-10-21 08:31:07

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Who: MundoFox Tampa, title sponsor of MundoFox Tampa Conga Caliente 2014, along with event producer Coda Sound will bring top talent to the festival in its 11th year. The event will include live musical performances from renowned artists including two time Grammy Award winner and Emmy award winner Albita, 2013 Grammy Award winner Marlow Rosado, International Guests Sol y Son, Colombian...

2014-10-21 08:31:06

SELMA, Va., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of its cutting-edge ability to live stream and showcase events on a worldwide basis, SimulTV has been named as the first live broadcaster for the upcoming Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF). This marks the first time the event has been streamed live to the U.S. and outside of Japan. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153342Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153343 Running from October 23...

2014-10-21 08:31:03

Newest Artist Service Opens Revenue-generating Opportunities to All Artists NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With music videos estimated to drive nearly 40% of all views on YouTube[1], the video service has significant revenue-generating potential for musicians. To help artists maximize this opportunity, TuneCore today announced the launch of YouTube Money, a new service that gives all TuneCore Artists worldwide the ability to monetize their sound recordings on YouTube....

2014-10-21 08:30:48

First Pressings to Include Cover Art by Illustrator William Stout NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, November 24, Legacy Recordings will release a special vinyl LP version of Tell 'Em I'm Gone the highly anticipated new album from iconic singer-songwriter and 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Yusuf / Cat Stevens. The 180-gram LP will be packaged in a beautiful, gatefold jacket and will include an MP3 download card of the full album. Additionally, the first...

2014-10-21 08:30:40

Register now to view the "READING OPENS A WORLD OF POSSIBLE" exclusive video with Taylor Swift on October 29, 2014 at 1 p.m. ET NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic, the world's largest publisher and distributor of children's books will present an exclusive video featuring an inspiring, personal conversation with Taylor Swift the global superstar and seven-time Grammy® winner about how reading and writing can open a world of possibilities for children. Taylor will also share...

2014-10-21 08:30:34

Author of 'The Innovators' to Present Keynote for the Global Book Publishing Industry NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Walter Isaacson (@WalterIsaacson), best-selling author, acclaimed journalist and president and CEO of The Aspen Institute, is presenting on "Innovators, Collaborators and Change Agents of the Digital Revolution" during the Digital Book World Conference + Expo (@DigiBookWorld - #DBW15), Jan. 13-15, 2015, New York Hilton Midtown. The conference is the largest event...


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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
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.