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2011-07-29 08:30:00

Electronic ear tags are being used to provide an early warning system that will help farmers identify sick animals within a herd.

2011-07-28 09:35:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VH1 is expanding their "Basketball Wives" franchise with an explosive new series set in Los Angeles which features the wives, girlfriends and exes to some of the hottest players from the Los Angeles Lakers and other legendary teams.

2011-07-27 06:00:00

ATLANTA, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hotel Indigo®, the local neighborhood expert in food and cultural experiences, is "talking food" with celebrity chef Curtis Stone and asking consumers about their favorite neighborhood foodie finds with the launch of its "Locals Know Best - Dish on the Dish" campaign.

2011-07-26 16:00:00

TOLLAND, Conn., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gerber Scientific, Inc.

2011-07-25 11:30:00

WILLIMANTIC, Conn., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the third year in a row, Eastern Connecticut State University has made the list of "Great Colleges to Work For" released today by The Chronicle of Higher Education (CHE).

2011-07-25 06:00:00

SAN DIEGO, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leap Wireless International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEAP), a leading provider of innovative, value-driven wireless communications services, today announced that Egan-Jones Proxy Services, an independent proxy advisory firm, has joined Glass Lewis & Co.

2011-07-23 05:40:00

Scientists working at the Large Hadron Collider at the CERN may have gotten their first look at the so-called "God particle" -- the fabled massive elementary particle known as the Higgs boson.

2011-07-22 12:04:00

Ancient minerals tell story of planet's distant past.

2011-07-21 16:25:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirty-seven percent of responding Lockton Benefit Group clients found the increase in employee wellness incentives to be the most beneficial element of the health reform law. Lockton asked the question in a recent survey.

2011-07-20 06:00:00

NEW YORK, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In fall 2011, Kmart will debut an unexpected advertising campaign, titled "Money Can't Buy Style," -- aimed at empowering customers to embrace their individualism when approaching fashion.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").