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2014-07-10 23:12:28

Enduro's Board of Directors Names Tim Broussard new CEO Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 After leading Enduro Composites for over 20 years and transforming the company from a local producer of cable tray to an international designer and manufacturer of nonmetallic solutions, Walter Greig has announced his retirement as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Mr. Greig will remain on the board of directors where he will continue to make significant contributions to the strategic direction of...

2014-07-10 23:06:24

San Jacinto College is stepping in to train middle-skills workers for high-demand, high-paying jobs. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Houston is growing, and with that growth comes jobs. More jobs mean a stronger economy. But as employers have a difficult time finding qualified, skilled workers, San Jacinto College steps in offering affordable training for the hard-to-fill middle-skills jobs. San Jacinto College is working with UpSkill Houston, an industry-led workforce development...

2014-07-10 23:04:14

Sun protection and safety is always important in the summer, but that goes double for men and women getting laser hair removal treatments. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Sun protection and safety is always important in the summer, but that goes double for men and women getting Houston laser hair removal treatments. Statistically, complications for laser hair removal and intense pulsed light (IPL) treatment increase during the summer months. Small laser hair removal providers may not...

2014-07-10 08:22:24

HOUSTON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PetroLogistics LP (NYSE: PDH) (the "Company") today announced that it and PetroLogistics Finance Corp. ("Finance Corp." and together with the Company, the "Issuers") have extended the expiration time of the previously announced solicitation of consents (the "Consent Solicitation") from holders of the Issuers' outstanding 6.25% Senior Notes due 2020 (the "Notes") to approve amendments (the "Proposed Amendments") to the indenture relating to the...

2014-07-09 23:11:13

HairMax LaserComb Available through the Puig Hair Restoration Center Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 The Puig Hair Restoration Center–also known as the Physician's Hair Restoration Center (PHRC)–recently announced that it will be a distributor of HairMax LaserComb. A revolutionary concept that is the culmination of over two decades of research and development, the HairMax brand relies on laser technology to treat hair loss. To date, the comb's manufacturer, Lexington...

2014-07-09 23:01:21

Leading mobile field operations management solutions company specializing in Oilfield/Industrial/Environmental Services announces soaring sales numbers for the first six months of 2014. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 LiquidFrameworks announced today that it achieved 313% Annual Subscription Value (ASV) and 895% Total Contract Value (TCV) Year Over Year (YOY) growth for the first six months of 2014, including a doubling of net new customers over the same period in 2013. This positions...

2014-07-09 23:01:05

The new campaign promotes doubling functionality of hearing aids. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 The Center for Audiology is proud to promote hearing loops as its preferred assistive listening system of choice, with their new “Houston: Get in the Hearing Loop!” campaign. They encourage Houstonians with hearing loss and/or other interested parties to join in the grassroots effort to lobby public facilities around Houston to install hearing loops.     With...

2014-07-09 20:20:49

HOUSTON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that it has scheduled a conference call to discuss its second quarter 2014 financial results on July 23, 2014. The call will take place at 10:00 a.m. CT (11:00 a.m. ET). The financial results are scheduled to be released publicly prior to market opening in the United States on that same day. To participate in the conference call by telephone, please call one of the following telephone...

2014-07-09 16:28:48

HOUSTON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Renowned pediatric cardiologist John P. Breinholt, M.D. has been named the Chief of Pediatric Cardiology at Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital. He will also serve as the director of the Division of Pediatric Cardiology in the Department of Pediatrics at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140709/125730 "With his extensive expertise and work in...

2014-07-09 08:23:00

- Merger of Existing Assets of KKR Natural Resources and Legend Production Holdings to Create One of the Largest Oil & Gas Operators in the Barnett Shale - FORT WORTH, Texas, HOUSTON and NEW YORK, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading global private equity firms KKR and Riverstone Holdings LLC ("Riverstone") today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to merge the existing assets held by KKR Natural Resources Funds ("KNR") with the assets of Legend Production Holdings, LLC...


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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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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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