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2014-08-14 23:07:58

Cristobal Galindo Law, a Houston injury law firm, is announcing the launch of its new, informative website filled with helpful material on accidents, premises liability, and worksite injuries. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Being the victim of an accident, whether on the road, at work, or in a building, is a frightening experience. Often, injury-causing accidents leave victims with serious and permanent damage. Knowing what to do and where to turn after a life-changing event such...

2014-08-14 23:06:57

The challenge is to manage and automate all processes of the manufacturing chain: from warehouse tracking, product manufacturing, and quality control to sales, handling and shipping, through to post-sales support and service. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 The Client: A world-wide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of equipment and components used in oil and gas drilling and production. One of the leaders in supply chain integration services to the upstream oil and gas...

2014-08-14 23:04:18

Company Will Showcase Automated Employee Scheduling Software for Public Safety, Corrections, and Law Enforcement Agencies in Booth #1127 Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 EmLogis, a leading provider of automated employee scheduling software for corrections facilities, will exhibit at the 144th American Corrections Assocation ACA Congress of Correction in Salt Lake City UT on August 15 – 20, 2014. The company will showcase its automated employee scheduling software solution at Booth...

2014-08-14 23:04:07

One of the region’s largest operators will provide the closing keynote remarks Tuesday, September 16 for the 5th annual DUG Eagle Ford conference and exhibition. The conference, set for September 15-17, will be held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 One of the region’s largest operators will provide the closing keynote remarks Tuesday, September 16 for the 5th annual DUG Eagle Ford conference and exhibition. The...

2014-08-14 16:23:49

DENVER and HOUSTON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Escalera Resources Co. (NASDAQ: ESCR) today reported financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. The Company had a net loss attributable to common stock of $4.0 million, or $(0.29) per share, for the second quarter of 2014, as compared to a net loss of $570,000, or $(0.05) per share, for the second quarter of 2013. For the first six months of 2014 the Company had a net loss attributable to...

2014-08-14 16:23:13

HOUSTON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucas Energy, Inc. (NYSE MKT: LEI)("Lucas" or the "Company"), an independent oil and gas company with its main operations in Texas, today announced its fiscal 2015 first quarter results for the three-month period ending June 30, 2014 and the filing of its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q on August 14, 2014. "We continue to pursue strategic alternatives to reposition the Company to initiate development of the Eagle Ford shale and throughout this...

2014-08-14 08:31:50

Hotel near Houston Galleria will feature new lobby, food and beverage outlets once project is complete at the end of 2014. HOUSTON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Houston Marriott West Loop by The Galleria has embarked on a multi-million dollar renovation to all of its public spaces to create an upscale and vibrant atmosphere that matches the city's lively attractions and scenes. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140811/135160 Visitors of the Galleria Houston...

2014-08-13 23:08:54

Orthopaedic Associates is proud to add Justin Chronister, M.D. to their practice. Dr. Chronister practices general orthopaedics which includes treatment of all types of sports related injuries, arthritic conditions and complex traumatic injuries of the extremities. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Orthopaedic Associates is proud to add Justin Chronister, M.D. to their practice. Dr. Chronister practices general orthopaedics which includes treatment of all types of sports related...

2014-08-13 23:01:45

The new video highlights the top four types of employee scheduling software solutions and how they work in different environments. Written in a "buyer's guide style," the video helps companies understand which type of employee scheduling solution would meet their needs most effectively. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 EmLogis, a leading provider of automated employee scheduling software, today announced the release of a new video that explains the top four types of...

2014-08-13 16:23:52

HOUSTON, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team of physicians and athletic trainers from Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital provided continuous medical support during the 27th Annual Challenge Soccer Club's Texas Shootout tournament recently held in Houston. The tournament is the top women's college recruiting event of the year and drew players from state, regional and national level teams from across the country. "With the time our physicians and athletic trainers...


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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

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Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'