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2009-06-27 18:53:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In 1994, Kiwanis International made a pledge to help protect children from the scourges of Iodine Deficiency Disorders in its first Worldwide Service Project.

2009-04-23 04:11:00

National group instrumental in establishing day to honor mom GROVE CITY, Ohio, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Mother's Day is a special anniversary for the Fraternal Order of Eagles (http://www.FOE.com) and Grand Madam President Pat Durham.

2009-04-23 07:05:00

WASHINGTON, April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vietnam Veterans of America will hold its 14th biennial National Convention July 27-August 2 at the Galt House Hotel & Suites in Louisville, Kentucky.

2009-03-25 07:30:00

Stock Market Symbols GIB.A (TSX) GIB (NYSE) www.cgi.com/newsroom TORONTO, March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CGI Group Inc.

2009-02-25 11:06:00

Veterans Celebrate Ruling That Will Help Preserve War Memorials WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, The Supreme Court announced its ruling in Pleasant Grove, Utah v.

2009-01-07 12:43:00

Peake: VA Tapping the Power of Communities WASHINGTON, Jan.

2008-10-06 15:00:41

Veterans with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) may receive badly needed support for themselves and their families after the Department of Veterans Affairs announcement on Sept.

2008-09-15 15:00:34

The Military Health System is planning an update late this month to its behavioral-health Web site, AfterDeployment.org., which was launched in early August. The site provides service members, their families, and veterans with online behavioral mental health tools.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.