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2014-08-21 08:27:21

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- George Pyne, the President of IMG Sports and Entertainment, was recently featured in a Bloomberg News article that was published on August 13, 2014, regarding his departure from IMG and his plans to launch a new business venture. In the story, Bloomberg News wrote, "George Pyne, who as president of IMG Sports and Entertainment helped build its college division is leaving the sports marketing company to create a new venture. It's the...

2014-08-21 08:25:56

Official autobiography of former Mouseketeer and Lawrence Welk Show dancer published by Theme Park Press ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bobby Burgess was television's first dancing star. Put aside Dancing with the Stars, Bobby was cutting a rug with the samba, waltz, tango, jitterbug, and more as the featured dancer on The Lawrence Welk Show for 21 years from 1961 to 1982, then on Welk reruns airing on PBS right up to this day. And before that, he was dancing up a storm...

2014-08-21 00:21:13

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new iPhone app from bettingexpert.com advises punters whether or not they can get good value from their betting selections. Punters have been given an easy-to-use way of discovering whether or not a fancied bet offers value, thanks to Europe's biggest tipping network. bettingexpert.com has launched a free Betting Odds Calculator App, which informs users of what odds their prediction should be and what odds...

2014-08-20 16:28:29

NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company"), today announced the appointment of Deron Hunsberger as Senior Vice President, North America Sales, WMS Gaming. In his new role, Mr. Hunsberger will lead sales, participation and leasing, sales support, and marketing for the WMS Gaming business throughout the United States and Canada. Mr. Hunsberger will lead the WMS team's focus on developing the WMS sales and...

2014-08-20 12:27:39

Nutlock raised over 232% of needed funding in less than two weeks! LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The daily dilemma for every cyclist is that, on average, people will have a bicycle stolen in less than two years. A large contributing factor to this is that any thief can steal parts, more specifically your bike wheels, off an already locked bike. It's a quick, easy process that's lucrative for thieves - all that's needed is a wrench. The current (outdated) solution,...

2014-08-20 12:23:36

Due to overwhelming popular demand, e-book edition now available; Every book purchased between now and September 30th comes with free gift! WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Now less than month until publication, and the positive reviews keep rolling in for the new book "Animal Stars: Behind the Scenes with Your Favorite Animal Actors," by Dr. Robin Ganzert and Linda and Allen Anderson. Reality television superstar, author, philanthropist, and restaurateur Lisa...

2014-08-20 08:31:42

Innovators partner to bring powerful insights on total guest spend into pricing decisions SAN FRANCISCO and LAS VEGAS, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Casino hotel and resort profit optimization software provider, Duetto, today announced the integration of Duetto GameChanger with Konami Gaming, Inc. Konami is the leading innovator of slot machines and gaming enterprise management systems for the global gaming market and is the Las Vegas-based subsidiary of Konami Corporation (NYSE:...

2014-08-20 08:26:54

Theatrical Re-release Hits Theaters August 29; Blu-ray Anniversary Editions of "Ghostbusters" and "Ghostbusters II" Available September 16 CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Who you gonna call? On Thursday, August 28, 2014, grab your Proton Pack and hop in your Ecto-1 for National Ghostbusters Day! Celebrate the 30(th) anniversary theatrical re-release of the blockbuster classic with your fellow Ghostbusters, but beware of Slimers and menacing marshmallow men. The original...

2014-08-19 23:02:11

Only a Few Days Left to Enter Sweepstakes and Take Advantage of Opening Specials Franklin, TN (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Title Boxing Club Cool Springs is now open. To celebrate they have launched a Facebook Sweepstakes giving away prizes – including an entire year's membership. Sweepstakes ends this week. To enter visit http://www.facebook.com/titleboxingcoolsprings and click on the “Hit It Hard” Sweepstakes. Once entered, share with friends, and for each one that enters, you will...

2014-08-19 16:23:57

LINCOLN, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thunder Valley Casino Resort is pleased to announce that everyone will now have the opportunity to play custom-designed Thunder Valley Casino Resort games on Win's popular Slots Craze application. Slots Craze is a free social casino game available on Facebook, iOS and Android platforms. In May, the United Auburn Indian Community, owner and operator of Thunder Valley Casino Resort, announced a strategic collaboration with the social...


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2009-08-20 12:48:29

Dilophosaurus, meaning "two-crested lizard", was a theropod dinosaur from the Early Jurassic Period (Pliensbachian stage). It was first described 1954, but it did not recieve its current genus name until years later. It is one of the earliest known theropods, and one of the least understood as well. It was discovered by Sam Welles in the summer of 1942 and brought to Berkeley for cleaning and mounting. It was given the name Megalosaurus wetherilli. Welles returned to the dig site about ten...

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2007-10-23 13:50:58

The Norway Lemming or Norwegian Lemming (Lemmus lemmus), is a common species of lemming found in northern Scandinavia and adjacent areas of Russia. It is the only vertebrate species endemic to the region. The Norway lemming dwells in tundra and fells, and prefers to live near water. Adults feed primarily on sedges, grasses and moss. They are active at both day and night, alternating naps with periods of activity. They are also migratory. In typical years, the Norway Lemming spends the...

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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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