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2011-07-05 13:00:00

PLANO, Texas, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 11,000 businesses throughout North America applied for the Facebook BIG BREAK for Small Business from American Express OPEN in the spring contest, and only 10 were chosen as Finalists.

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2011-07-03 07:20:00

In a case that can only be appropriately described as ironic, Senator Jim Inhofe--the former Chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works and a vocal critic of global warming theory--is blaming the environment for his recent illness.

2011-07-01 13:13:43

Integration with a picture archiving and communication system (PACS) improves radiologists' use of clinical decision support tools.

2011-07-01 12:34:09

A Duke University graduate student has found a way to double the battery life of mobile devices – such as smartphones or laptop computers – by making changes to WiFi technology.

2011-07-01 08:15:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Heineken USA premiered new television advertising for the Heineken Light brand today, kicking-off a holistic summer marketing effort and debuting a new campaign under the "Be a Man of the World" platform.

2011-07-01 00:10:00

Learn easy exercises that stimulate your brain and increase energy at the lunch and learn program Central Valley Recovery, Awareness, Preventing Strokes Program (CV-RAPS").

2011-06-30 19:24:28

An international team including University of Pennsylvania paleontologists is unearthing the appearance of ancient animals by using the world's most powerful X-rays.

2011-06-30 04:30:00

Online Video Campaign to Celebrate Heroes for LGBTQ Young People Launches July 4, 2011 WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In celebration of Trevor Hero honoree, Daniel Radcliffe, who was recently honored by The Trevor Project as a vocal ally for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people in crisis, the suicide prevention organization will launch "Trevor Hero Week" online.

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2011-06-27 10:52:04

After being hunted to local extinction more than a century ago and unable to remember their ancestral calving grounds, the southern right whales of mainland New Zealand are coming home.

2011-06-27 08:00:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eagan Orthodontics, Michigan's first African-American orthodontic business, is celebrating its 56th anniversary by awarding 56 free sets of braces to metro Detroit charities and organizations.


Word of the Day
pudic
  • Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
  • Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.
The word 'pudic' comes from French pudique, from Latin pudīcus, from pudet ("it shames"). (Wiktionary)
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