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2014-09-30 12:36:59

Intends to Publish Three Distinct Anthologies ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Geminid Press, LLC, is actively seeking original short story submissions for inclusion in three anthologies it intends to publish in mid- to late 2015. These anthologies have distinct topics that include science fiction, humor, and conspiracy themes. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140930/149309 The three anthologies are tentatively entitled "Space Opera,"...

2014-09-30 12:35:43

/PRNewswire/ -- We are advised by Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd. that journalists and other readers should disregard the news release, Qihoo 360 (NYSE: QIHU) announces 360 Security Achieves Highest Protection Rate in AV-Comparatives Review, as it contained some erroneous information that the awards was given for a version released in China, not in Google Play. SOURCE Qihoo 360 Technology Co., Ltd.

2014-09-30 12:31:56

International Window Film Association Notes Workers In Windowless Offices Have Trouble Sleeping WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Window Film Association (IWFA) notes that a recent controlled study of office workers found that the amount of daylight exposure they received had an important impact on their overall health and sleep patterns. The study concluded that office workers in windowless environments reported limitations due to physical problems and...

2014-09-30 12:28:14

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Schure Media Group (SMG) has announced the addition of new artists to its already impressive agency roster which includes its flagship artist Beyonce and a variety of other superstars. These new signings continue the agency's significant growth since its inception in 2010 BET Hip-Hop Award winner and Atlanta based hit-maker, Waka Flocka Flame, is currently finishing his new album due early next year. His debut album soared to the top of the...

2014-09-30 12:28:09

Hosted by acclaimed audio engineer Dave Hampton (Herbie Hancock, Prince, Justin Timberlake), Everything Audio will cover a range of audio topics, from recording, live sound, and audio for gaming, to consumer audio, forensics, sound design and much more TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Waves Audio, a leading provider of digital signal processing software and hardware solutions, announces its new web program, Everything Audio, streaming live from YouTube Space...

2014-09-30 12:27:56

Chideo Partners with NBA All-Star to Send One Lucky Fan, Guest to CP3 Foundation's Celebrity Server Event LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chideo, the first interactive charity broadcast network, has teamed up with Los Angeles Clippers star Chris Paul to send one lucky winner and a guest to the CP3 Foundation's Celebrity Server event on October 26th at Mastro's Steak House in Beverly Hills. Celebrity servers include: -- Actor and producer Mark Wahlberg -- Actor and...

2014-09-30 12:27:49

--Piers Morgan has been a journalist for 25 years. As Editor-at-Large (US) he will dissect and comment on the big stories that matter in America NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MailOnline, the world's biggest English language newspaper website, today announced that Piers Morgan has joined the website as Editor-at-Large (US). Piers, one of the best known journalistic faces on both sides of the Atlantic, joins MailOnline from CNN where he was host of Piers Morgan Live from 2011 until...

2014-09-30 12:27:17

Opera: The Ultimate Collection Featuring Beloved Opera Aria Favorites & Puccini's Manon Lescaut NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 21, Andrea Bocelli simultaneously releases two new packages representing the varied and impressive musical gifts of one of the world's most celebrated tenors. Reflecting his very first love, Opera - The Ultimate Collection is the definitive collection of Bocelli's own beloved and favorite operatic selections that have inspired his career over the...

2014-09-30 12:27:11

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The producers of the upcoming feature drama "The Good Lie" have teamed up with organizations including the U.S. Fund for UNICEF to help South Sudanese children in crisis and Lost Boys and Girls' communities. This partnership represents a new wave in film and cause collaborations. UNICEF has played an integral role in the survival, protection and development of Sudan and South Sudan's children since 1965. The Good Lie Fund, the...

2014-09-30 12:26:58

Q1Media Achieves Major Milestone According to comScore Video Metrix AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Q1Media served more than 1 billion video ads in August in driven by growing demand for its platform from advertisers and online publishers. The Austin-based ad technology company saw a 320 percent year-over-year growth rate in video ads displayed, cementing it among the top 10 U.S. online video ad properties ranked by comScore Video Metrix. A recent study by BI Intelligence shows...


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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
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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