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2014-10-21 16:23:58

NATCHEZ, Miss., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE: CPE) today announced that it will host a conference call on Thursday, November 6, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. Central Time (2:00 p.m. Eastern Time) to discuss third quarter financial and operating results. The Company plans to release third quarter 2014 results after market-close on Wednesday, November 5, 2014. Please join Callon Petroleum Company via the Internet for a webcast of the conference call:...

2014-10-21 12:38:10

Leading Multimedia Retailer Collaborates for a Second Year with Lifetime®'s Project Runway All Stars Premiering October 30 at 9 PM ET WEST CHESTER, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QVC, home to the latest and greatest collections from well-known fashion designers and stylists, will once again join forces with Lifetime(®)'s Project Runway All Stars to participate in the fourth season of the popular design competition series. The world's leading video and ecommerce retailer is...

2014-10-21 12:36:43

A new way to passively invest online EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A unique, non-institutional, investment model structured by Jakob Pek Fund, LP will for the first time, allow individual and institutional investors the opportunity to passively invest in real estate through Limited Partnerships. Simultaneously, the real estate investment company will facilitate the process of securing mortgages for accredited real estate investors. All investments are protected...

2014-10-21 12:30:27

Elton To Kick Off Another Three-Year Run Beginning January 16; Tickets On Sale Sunday, October 26 LAS VEGAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caesars Entertainment and AEG Live have announced that ELTON JOHN will extend his original three year contract at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace and will return with his critically acclaimed show, "The Million Dollar Piano," for three more years. Tickets for the following January, March and April 2015 performances will go on sale Sunday, Oct....

2014-10-21 12:30:13

Purchase of eBook now available for $9.99 on iTunes and Amazon; 40% of all proceeds to benefit Yosemite public education and programming SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the 150(th) Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant, which established the nation's first protected wilderness, the California Historical Society, 36 Views, and Yosemite Conservancy have released a new enhanced, multimedia eBook, Yosemite: A Storied Landscape, designed to offer readers and...

2014-10-21 12:30:00

ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK WITH EVERGREEN SONGS AND NEW HITS BY JEFFERSON AIRPLANE, THE NATIONAL, BOB DYLAN AND MORE NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Classical is delighted to announce the release of songs from the original motion-picture soundtrack and the original score by Theodore Shapiro from the upcoming movie St. Vincent available digitally on October 21 and on CD on October 27. A comedy drama, St. Vincent opens nationwide on October 24 and stars Academy Award® nominees Bill...

2014-10-21 12:29:56

Content To Be Released Two Days in Advance of Film's October 24th Worldwide Launch VANCOUVER and SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing to build its presence in the game space, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, and Thunder Road Pictures will collaborate with Starbreeze Studios (FN: STAR) and 505 Games, two independent creators, publishers and distributors of computer and video games, on exclusive downloadable John Wick content...

2014-10-21 12:29:54

The debut release in Hewitt's Alex McKay mystery series, A Life Unbroken is now available nationwide SAN DIEGO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Life Unbroken, the debut release in novelist K.M. Hewitt's Alex McKay mystery series, is now available nationwide. Hailed as a contemporary tribute to The Count of Monte Cristo, A Life Unbroken is published in trade paper (ISBN: 978-1-499160-81-9, $14.95, 340 pp.) and eBook editions. An intense, seemingly ripped-from-the-headlines tale...

2014-10-21 12:29:45

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Business intelligence leader ORC International and CNN, the most trusted name in news, announce the continuation of their partnership on the CNN|ORC International poll. The agreement extends the relationship through the end of 2016 and the next presidential election. For the last six years, ORC International has conducted national, state-level, post-debate and speech polls, as well as research to support CNN documentaries. The CNN|ORC...

2014-10-21 12:29:06

HONG KONG, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This award-winning actress, producer and director's roles include Lucky Number Slevin, where she co-starred with another Mandarin Oriental Fan, Morgan Freeman, as well as Kill Bill and Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle. Liu is notably known for her leading role in television show Ally McBeal, where she earned an Emmy award nomination. Currently Liu is starring in the award winning TV Series, Elementary. The campaign is designed to raise...


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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'.