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2011-10-17 07:00:00

DOMA is a proud member of the 7 Delta Team, who was awarded a contract on the VAâs TAC 60-month, $12 billion contract to conduct program management, strategy, and planning. Virgniia Beach, Virginia (PRWEB) October 17, 2011 As part of the 7 Delta Team, DOMA Technologies will have the opportunity to expand our support to the VA and improve the quality of healthcare and benefits services to Veterans, their families, and survivors. This builds upon our other recent successful...

2011-07-20 15:10:00

WASHINGTON, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legion has voiced its strong opposition to a cost cutting proposal by U.S. Senator Tom Coburn of Oklahoma that would, in the words of the Legion's national commander, "undo the good work of two decades." Sen. Coburn has introduced a proposed amendment to the fiscal year 2012 Military Construction Appropriations (MilCon/VA) Bill that would, in the Legion's opinion, possibly deny benefits to many deserving veterans who have...

2011-05-23 10:53:00

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Memorial Day, says Florida-based philanthropist Lois Pope, has become more about the unofficial start of summer and a day of huge sales at malls and retails stores across the country and less about its mission: honoring the millions of heroic men and women of our Armed Services who sacrificed so much defending our nation and the freedoms and ideals cherished by our citizenry. That, she says, is unacceptable. And, just as we must ensure...

2011-05-05 12:40:00

WASHINGTON, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An unprecedented Veterans Affairs (VA) research program that promises to advance the sophisticated science of genomics goes national today. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/va/48429/ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110505/MM89718 ) "It is my honor," said Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K. Shinseki, "to join with so many fellow Veterans in keeping VA at the...

2011-04-28 07:10:00

LAKE MARY, Fla., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- F4W, Inc. (F4W) announced today that it is providing the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) with thirteen of its latest Core communication systems. The systems, which will be placed at VA's twelve Emergency Management Strategic Healthcare Group (EMSHG) regional offices throughout the United States and in the office of VA Secretary Eric K. Shinseki, will provide VA with secure, resilient communications in the event of natural...

2011-03-15 09:29:00

WASHINGTON, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legion will hold its 51st annual Washington Conference, with its national commander, Jimmie Foster, and VA Secretary Eric Shinseki among the guest speakers. The conference will be held at the Renaissance Washington, D.C. Hotel. On March 17, the conference kicks off with a Heroes To Hometowns Career Fair, put together by the Legion's Economic Division and cosponsored by Recruit Military. The next day, the Economic Division...

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  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).