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2015-05-21 16:28:38

SAGUENAY, QC, May 21, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - BlooBuzz is proud to partner with SHOWTIME(®), CBS Consumer Products and Golden Globe(® )Winner Michael C.

2015-05-21 16:28:35

NEW YORK, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) announced today that it will report results for the second quarter of 2015 after the market closes on Wednesday,

2015-05-21 16:28:16

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolfram|Alpha's iOS app, hailed as the definitive source for instant expert knowledge and computation, was announced as a 2015 nominee for best

2015-05-21 16:27:50

BOSTON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The East Boston Chamber of Commerce announced today the details of its highly-anticipated 2015 Inauguration Dinner and Ceremony.

2015-05-21 16:26:12

NORTHBOROUGH, Mass., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Aspen Aerogels, Inc.

2015-05-21 16:24:54

HARTFORD, Conn., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A webcast of Geraud Darnis, President and CEO of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a division of United Technologies Corp.

lucky iron fish anemia
2015-05-21 14:09:10

Iron deficiency is the most common and widespread nutritional disorder in the world, but this little iron fish is here to save the day!

2015-05-21 12:35:30

IRVINE, Calif., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Digital(®) Corp.

2015-05-21 12:29:33

NEW YORK, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In May 2015, the REMIX brands will launch their first non-alcoholic carbonated beverage in the energy drink category.

2015-05-21 12:29:20

NEW YORK, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly dividend on the Company's stock of $.15 per


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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
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.