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2013-10-24 23:02:55

Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys file new lawsuit for two Christian colleges against the federal government Grand Rapids, Michigan (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed a federal lawsuit against the Obama administration Wednesday on behalf of two Christian colleges: Dordt College in Iowa and Cornerstone University in Michigan. The case was filed in the Northern District of Iowa Western Division. "This filing is first and foremost an effort to...

2013-10-22 23:03:27

Parker Waichman LLP wants to inform former/current employees of the pharmaceutical industry that if they have proof of an improper relationship between their company and a government entity, such as a regulating agency, federal law offers the potential for huge financial reward. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm that represents whistleblowers in qui tam cases, is looking to inform potential whistleblowers in the pharmaceutical industry...

2013-10-17 23:22:01

After a 16-day government shutdown, Congress has reached a short-term budget resolution that re-opens the federal government, including our 401 National Parks and Monuments. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 “After a 16-day shutdown, Congress has reached a short-term budget resolution that re-opens the federal government, including our 401 National Parks and Monuments. We are grateful that the dedicated men and women of the National Park Service can return to their jobs serving...

2013-10-17 23:00:43

The American Academy of Nursing is relieved that the federal government is open, but notes that the shutdown delayed critical health and medical research and development. The Academy calls upon the White House and Congress to come together and create a long term agreement on our national budget priorities. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 The American Academy of Nursing is relieved that Congress and the White House have finally reopened the government. The health and wellness of...

2013-10-17 16:50:11

Disease is second most common cause of death among premies Treating premature infants with probiotics, the dietary supplements containing live bacteria that many adults take to help maintain their natural intestinal balance, may be effective for preventing a common and life-threatening bowel disease among premature infants, researchers at UC Davis Children's Hospital have found. The study, "A comparison of two probiotic strains of bifidobacteria in premature infants," recently was...

2013-10-16 23:18:23

Feds waived a white flag in a landmark Marijuana case by Matthew Pappas, Attorney on October 8. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Feds waived a white flag in a landmark Marijuana case by Matthew Pappas, Attorney on October 8. Federal District Court Judge Andrew Guilford dismissed an action filed by the federal government to take the Anaheim commercial property owned by Tony and Morgan Jalali through forfeiture based on a leasing a rental unit to a state compliant medical...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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