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2014-04-14 20:21:52

Joe Hutto crosses the species divide and becomes part of a wild mule deer family NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For writer, artist and naturalist Joe Hutto ("My Life as a Turkey"), there is no such thing as conducting a typical research project. Whether having wild turkey chicks imprint on him or embedding with a herd of Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep for months at a time, Hutto seeks to observe behavior without preconceptions and from the animal's perspective. In...

2014-04-14 16:24:54

Family, Honor and a Kiss of Scandal...Meet the Summerhill Sisters! SAN FRANCISCO, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bestselling author, Kate Perry debuts Let's Misbehave, the third novel in her coveted Summerhill series. Following the stories of Rosalind Summerhill in Say You Will and Portia Summerhill in Lost in Love, it's time for Imogen Summerhill to have the spotlight... literally. With over a million views of her scandalous video leaked by her ex-boyfriend, Imogen (Gigi), has...

2014-04-14 16:24:45

10th Annual Award Luncheon April 23, 2014, New York Athletic Club NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Appraisers Association of America is pleased to announce that Peter Schjeldahl, Art Critic for the New Yorker will be receiving the 2014 Appraisers Association Award for Excellence in the Arts. The award will be presented at their 10(th) Annual Award Luncheon on April 23, 2014 at the New York Athletic Club in New York City. Peter Schjeldahl has been a writer...

2014-04-14 16:24:03

NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penske Media Corporation (PMC) has promoted HollywoodLife.com's Executive Editor William Earl to the company's new role of Senior Editor of PMC Brands. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130503/LA07545LOGO Earl will work with managing editors across all PMC brands to enhance site metrics and readership, advise on editorial operations across all aspects of site coverage to augment content quality and overall engagement with PMC's growing...

2014-04-14 16:23:58

Royalty Exchange features new auction of songwriter royalties from the current hit song "Replay," sung by pop star Zendaya RALEIGH, N.C., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royalty Exchange, the world's only online auction marketplace for music and intellectual property royalties, announced today the auction of Zendaya's "Replay," as well as, the hire of former Hootie & The Blowfish manager, Rusty Harmon. The new auction, starting at $37,600 and slated to end on May 1(st), 2014,...

2014-04-14 16:23:49

MARK WAHLBERG LEADS AN ALL-STAR CAST IN AN INSPIRING STORY BASED ON TRUE ACTS OF COURAGE UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Four Navy SEALs on a covert mission to neutralize a high-level al-Qaeda operative face an impossible, moral decision in Lone Survivor, the intense, action-packed story of heroism, courage and survival, coming to Blu-ray((TM) )Combo Pack, including Blu-ray((TM)), DVD and Digital HD with UltraViolet((TM)) and On Demand on June 3, 2014, from Universal...

2014-04-14 16:23:26

Catch the Hottest Celebrities & Music Performances; Win a Globe-Trotting Dream Vacation, a New Car, a Fantasy Kitchen Makeover, or a Chance to Dance on Broadway! CULVER CITY, Calif., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The premiere season of America's #1 new talk show, The Queen Latifah Show, will culminate in May with a month full of the season's biggest episodes featuring the hottest celebrities and musical performances, exclusive reunions and reveals, life-changing surprises and...

2014-04-14 16:23:04

LOS ANGELES, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT) today announced the Top-10 DVD & Blu-ray Disc sales and rentals according to the company's Retail Essentials and Home Video Essentials tracking services which are based on estimated consumer spending per data collected for the week ending April 6, 2014. RENTRAK TOP-10 DVD & BLU-RAY DISC SALES*: RANK TITLE STUDIO WEEKS IN RELEASE ---- -----...

2014-04-14 12:31:08

TORONTO, April 14, 2014 /CNW/ - In an age when the words "tar" and "oil" applied to "sands" can delineate opposing sides; when "Keystone" elicits every emotion except indifference; when a proud province becomes a global petro power and citizens debate the legacy of Big Oil, how do journalists balance coverage of the oil patch in the face of a massive industry with powerful roots in their community? What is the view from afar? The Canadian Journalism Foundation explores this...

2014-04-14 12:31:06

Premiering on YouTube on April 14; new episodes in nine-part series to be posted weekly CHICAGO, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WTTW Chicago, Scrappers Film Group, and PBS Digital Studios have created a new short-form documentary web series, Central Standard®: On Education, presenting everyday experiences within Chicagoland's institutions. This dynamic and groundbreaking web documentary series focuses on education in Chicago and the surrounding region as seen through the eyes of...


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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...

Merman
2013-11-27 10:02:14

The merman is a mythological creature said to inhabit the oceans of the world. There are many different adaptations of this creature, depending on which culture the myth comes from. The behavior of the merman varies with each culture. Some have been known to summon storms that sink ships and some are wise teachers. The merman is also said to attract female humans with their singing and melodies. The description of the merman also varies, but most include the upper body being of a man...

Mongolian death worm
2013-11-27 09:51:18

The Mongolian death worm is a cryptid that is claimed to inhabit the Gobi Desert. It lives underground in hibernation except for the months of June and July. It will surface from its underground habitat when it rains and soaks the ground. It is alleged to kill its prey from a distance. It either sprays an acidic venom that dissolves anything it touches, or by an electrical discharge. According to legend, touching the worm will cause severe pain or instant death. Locals have claimed that...

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