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2014-09-19 16:21:59

HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Burleson LLP, a full-service law firm devoted primarily to the oil and gas industry, will host a breakfast seminar on Sept. 23 on critical updates in oil and gas litigation as part of its ongoing educational series. It will be held from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Hotel Sorella in Houston. Registration begins at 8 a.m. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130108/DA38500LOGO The complimentary event will begin with a presentation covering recent court...

2014-09-19 12:28:04

Information management leader positioned for strategic growth HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Equivalent DATA LLC, a leading provider of data software and services for legal, government, and compliance groups, has shortened their name to EQD. In August of 1994, EQD opened its doors as The MedLeh Group, primarily focused on discovery services for litigation. Today, EQD has several lines of business including its proprietary electronic discovery software, needlefinder. "The...

2014-09-19 08:23:01

HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jereh Group, a private Chinese oil and gas equipment manufacturer and service provider, showcased a cutting-edge coiled tubing unit and integrated unconventional E&P solutions at the 2014 DUG Eagle Ford Conference in San Antonio, Texas on September 15. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147244 "In this multi-billion dollar market, a wealth of opportunities is offered," said Chengcheng Yu, manager of America Jereh, a...

2014-09-18 23:14:52

Midtown Dentistry in Houston, Texas, recently welcomed Dr. Ori Shalev onto their team. As Dr. Shalev has a perfectionist’s eye, she is sure to be a great addition to Midtown, a clinic highly renowned for its excellence in advanced dentistry techniques. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Dr. Shalev is a Texas native, and grew up in Dallas. She originally came to Houston to study at the University of Texas, and graduated with a Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance. While studying she...

2014-09-18 23:04:52

Beyond Batten Disease Foundation Delivers the Largest Investment in the History of Batten Research to Texas Children’s Hospital Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 No treatment. No cure. Fatal. That’s what the parents of six-year old Will Herndon of The Woodlands were told when their son was diagnosed with a disorder that strikes young, otherwise healthy children. Will, now eleven, is blind and the family is heartbroken, but driven to find a cure. They are speaking for the first...

2014-09-18 16:26:16

HOUSTON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Heart Association's 29(th) annual Paul "Bear" Bryant Awards presented by Marathon Oil Corporation, announced today that Jimmy Johnson, one of the most respected and accomplished football coaches in NCAA and NFL history, will be named the recipient of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award. The award will be presented to Johnson at the event on Jan. 14, 2015 in Houston. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140918/147119...

2014-09-18 12:23:33

36 Non-profit Organizations Receive Grants for Educational, Environmental, Health, and Cultural Initiatives; Program Also to Include Scholarships HOUSTON and NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation and its 501(c)(3) private foundation, the Simon Bolivar Foundation, announced today that they again have committed up to $1.25 million for social programs in the South Bronx. This year's program, named "Path to Progress," has an increased focus on youth and...

2014-09-18 12:21:45

Redesigned midsize pickup set to arrive at Houston-area dealership HUMBLE, Texas, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ever since the Colorado model went on hiatus following the 2012 model year, a noticeable void has been felt at the center of Chevy's pickup roster. However, with the highly anticipated arrival of the 2015 Chevy Colorado near Houston TX, the missing link in the iconic automaker's pickup chain has returned, complete with a full redesign and updated array of powertrain...

2014-09-18 08:35:46

Experienced Human Resources Executive Brings Strategic Orientation and Focus on Alignment of HR and Business Operations HOUSTON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alert Logic (www.alertlogic.com), a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service solutions for the cloud, today announced that it has hired Kimberly Bowron as Senior Vice President of Talent Management. Ms. Bowron will be responsible for all aspects of Alert Logic's Talent Management program including recruiting and hiring,...

2014-09-18 08:33:06

New U.S. Wealth Report reveals wealth in technology and energy-centric cities is on the rise NEW YORK, MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - A continued economic recovery, strong equity market performance, rising real estate values, and an "energy renaissance" that pushed U.S. oil production to its highest levels in over 20 years, boosted the population and wealth of High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs)(1) in the U.S. to record levels in 2013, according to the U.S. Wealth...


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Michael Foale
2012-09-19 14:13:13

Michael Foale is a British-American astrophysicist and a NASA astronaut. He was born, with dual citizenship, Colin Michael Foale on January 6, 1957 in Louth, England to an English father and an American mother. He was brought up in Cambridge and attended The King's School in Canterbury. He then continued his education at Queens' College in Cambridge, where he was a member of the Air Training Corps. In 1980, Foale was involved in a tragic car accident in Yugoslavia that killed his girlfriend...

2012-06-14 08:55:31

Symbol: THTE Group: Dicot Family: Ranunculaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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