Latest Gorman Stories

2014-09-30 08:27:24

CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two leading litigators from the Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving, Ltd. will be Jeffery Leving's featured guests for the Sept. 30(th) season finale of Chicago Counterpoint TV. The show broadcasts live on Channel 21, at 7:30 p.m. (CDT). Attorney Misty Gamino will discuss critical laws co-authored by Leving that protect fathers' rights to safeguard parenting time and joint custody. Gamino's recent legal victories include reuniting a father with...

2013-07-08 23:17:28

In their commitment to providing “Mobile as a Platform” (MaaP) solutions for private and public sector businesses, Parallel 6, an enterprise mobile technology firm, has hired Jesse O'Gorman as Chief Operating Officer. San Diego, CALIF (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 Parallel 6, a creative enterprise mobile technology firm, announced today the hiring of Jesse O’Gorman as the company’s Chief Operating Officer. The hire supports the growing company’s commitment to creating “Mobile as a...

Global Warming Increases Tropical Rainfall Extremes
2012-09-18 07:18:50

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Extreme precipitation events in the tropics can come in many forms; thunderstorm complexes, flood-inducing monsoons and wide-sweeping cyclones like the recent Hurricane Isaac. Scientists expect global warming to intensify extreme precipitation, but the rate of intensification in the tropics remains unclear. A new study from MIT, published online this week in Nature Geoscience, gives an estimate based on model simulations and...

2010-12-14 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian will open "R.C. Gorman: Early Prints and Drawings, 1966-1974," an exhibition of 28 drawings and lithographs by internationally renowned Navajo artist R.C. Gorman Jan. 13, 2011. The exhibition will represent his early work with the female form and the Indian "madonnas" that later brought him global acclaim. The exhibition will remain on view in the second-level Sealaska Gallery...

2009-10-15 15:38:00

LEESBURG, Va., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Automotive Service Task Force (NASTF) will offer a look down the road for attendees of the NASTF General Meeting on November 3, 2009 in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Room South Pacific C. Meeting planners have assembled a panel discussion to explore additional applications for the Secure Data Release Model (SDRM), which is currently used to access secure data such as key codes and pin codes. "This panel...

2008-09-04 15:00:13

By CAMPBELL, Nich British comedian Dave Gorman has become famous for his quirky adventures. In the hilarious Are You Dave Gorman, he travelled the world looking for others who shared his name. In Dave Gorman's Googlewhack Adventure he has fun with the Google search engine. In America Unchained (RandomHouse, 378 pages, $34.99), he drives coast to coast in the US in search of Independent America, the America that exists beyond faceless chain- stores. He steadfastly avoids corporates and...

2005-11-03 21:25:23

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (Reuters) - Famed Navajo artist R.C. Gorman, sometimes referred to as the Native American Picasso, died on Thursday at the age of 74, a spokesman at the University of New Mexico Hospital said. His agent, Virginia Dooley, said on the artist's gallery Web site (http://rcgormangallery.com) that for more than a month he had battled "a virulent blood infection and pneumonia, among other issues, and finally lost his battle." Rudolph Carl Gorman was best known for...

2005-07-24 08:14:35

By Deborah Zabarenko WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The president of the American Library Association has one word for the USA Patriot Act's so-called library clause -- "Kafkaesque." "It's very reminiscent of the '50s and the 'red scare' where people showed up at libraries trying to find which political books professors had read, because they were going to be put on a communist list or something," said Michael Gorman, a British-born librarian who heads the U.S. library group. "Where it doesn't...

Word of the Day
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  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.