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2014-06-24 08:35:39

Verizon Wireless Also Awards $30,000 Grant to Support GCFV Annual Conference ALPHARETTA, Ga., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the last decade at least 1,300 Georgians lost their lives to domestic violence. In 2013 alone, almost 59,000 of the state's citizens called into the crisis lines of certified domestic violence agencies. These sobering numbers, as stated in the Georgia Commission on Family Violence 2014 fact sheet, and many other similar statistics are why organizations that provide...

2014-06-24 08:25:18

Campaign returns with new participants who suffered tobacco harms ATLANTA, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is launching hard-hitting ads for its 2014 "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign. Beginning July 7, these ads will run nationwide for nine weeks on television, radio, and billboards, online, and in theaters, magazines, and newspapers. The launch of these ads comes as CDC is also releasing new data on how many U.S. adults use some...

2014-06-24 08:22:56

Ex-Treasury Secretaries Shultz, Rubin and Paulson Join Bloomberg, Steyer and other Leaders Urging Industry to Better Understand Risks to Economy NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American economy could face significant and widespread disruptions from climate change unless U.S. businesses and policymakers take immediate action to reduce climate risk, according to a new report released today. The report, "Risky Business: The Economic Risks of Climate Change in the United States,"...

2014-06-23 23:08:59

Wholebeing Institute and VIA Institute on Character recently announced a partnership to offer professionals a free online course on approaches to working with character strengths. Hardwick, MA (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Wholebeing Institute and VIA Institute on Character recently announced a partnership to offer professionals a free online course on approaches to working with character strengths. Created by the world’s leading experts, including Wholebeing Institute co-founder Dr. Tal...

2014-06-23 23:02:10

Gun Violence in the United States, An Eye Opening Article Released Today by NoBullying: http://nobullying.com/gun-violence-in-the-united-states/ London, UK (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Just about every week it seems like anyone can open up a newspaper, turn on a television or log on to the Internet and hear about another shooting in a school, office building or mall. NoBullying releases today a guide to gun violence in the United States. Most shootings often occur between individuals who do not...

2014-06-23 20:21:55

CLEVELAND, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida data breach notification law will soon be replaced by more stringent and encompassing law, and it is imperative for businesses to be proactive in their data security measures in order to remain compliant. That is the warning issued in an alert - Florida raises the bar on data privacy, security and breach notification with passage of new law - earlier today. The alert, issued by McDonald Hopkins' national Data Privacy and Cybersecurity...

2014-06-23 08:33:33

New program treats cyber bullying as civil rights offense DEARBORN, Mich., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the recent uptick in suicides resulting from cyber bullying, the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) Michigan has created the first of its kind Cyber Civil Rights Monitor. The program supports victims of online harassment by positioning cyber assault as an offense on civil rights. The Cyber Civil Rights Monitor provides guidance, education, and advocacy for all...

2014-06-23 08:33:03

Privacy Innovators, Disconnect and TRUSTe partner to make important privacy information more accessible SAN FRANCISCO, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Disconnect, a leading developer of popular consumer privacy software, and TRUSTe, the leading Data Privacy Management company, today announced the launch of Privacy Icons, software that helps people quickly understand how websites handle their data. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140106/CL40095LOGO Users want to know what...

2014-06-23 08:29:34

Institute adds the online video smoking cessation program to its collection of best resources PHILADELPHIA, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wellness Resolutions, LLC is proud to announce its invitation to be a Wellness Partner of the Wellness Research Institute (WRI) with the inclusion of Goodbye Tobacco(TM), its in-depth 8-session video Smoking Cessation Course, in the Wellness Navigator, WRI's web-based knowledge platform. Meryl Wexler, the founder of Wellness Resolutions, LLC...

2014-06-23 08:26:23

FDA Urged to Stop Harmful Changes Made by Tobacco Industry WASHINGTON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Design changes and chemical additives introduced by tobacco companies in recent decades have made cigarettes more addictive, more attractive to kids and even more deadly, according to a report issued today by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080918/CFTFKLOGO The report, titled Designed for Addiction, details how tobacco companies purposely...


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2009-04-28 16:36:07

Chicago police sergeant, Louis R. Vitullo, focused his career in the city's crime lab and eventually because chief microanalyst. He created an organized method by which to collect and analyze evidence in sexual assault cases. The tools necessary to follow this process are all contained together in a standardized kit, originally called a Vitullo kit. Today, they are more commonly referred to as SAEK or rape kits. Louis Vitullo died on January 3, 2006 at Good Shepherd Hospital in...

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drawcansir
  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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