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2014-07-29 12:31:33

HOUSTON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This month, Houston's Top 100 Social Media Power Influencers of 2014 were announced, including Lopez Negrete Communications' own Juan Alanis. A senior account supervisor for Lopez Negrete, Alanis was listed among the city's top 50 influencers for his role at the premier full-service agency. Lopez Negrete Communications is the nation's largest independent, Hispanic- owned-and-operated, full-service agency specializing in Hispanic marketing. Prior...

2014-07-29 12:27:00

FULL PRESENTER SCHEDULE POSTED DENVER, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnerCom, Inc. will host The Oil & Gas Conference® 19, August 17-21, 2014, in Denver at the Westin Denver Downtown. The Conference is the oldest and largest energy investment conference hosted in Denver. Investment and oil and gas professionals interested in attending the event can register through the conference website. Conference Details and One-on-One Meetings: The Oil & Gas Conference® 19 forum offers...

2014-07-28 12:24:13

HOUSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TexCom, Inc. (OTC Pink: TEXC)(the "Company" or "TexCom"), an environmental services company serving the oil and gas industry, is pleased to announce that at its annual meeting convened on June 26, 2014 and reconvened on July 25, 2014, shareholders of the Company voted to elect Stephen J. Barth, Randall K. Lowry, Jr., Wallis T. Marsh, Robert S. May and James Roth to its Board of Directors. The Company's shareholders also approved and ratified a...

2014-07-28 12:23:46

HOUSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Post Oak Energy Capital, LP (Post Oak), through investment partnerships it manages, today announced that it committed to a $150 million line of equity to CP Exploration II, LLC (CPX). Funding from the commitment will be used for acquisitions and growth capital. CPX is a newly formed oil and gas company co-located in Dallas, TX and Lafayette, LA. The management team, led by CEO Tom Powell, has considerable experience drilling and developing...

2014-07-28 12:21:19

Restyled crossover SUV coming soon to Robbins Nissan HUMBLE, Texas, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Thirteen years ago, the introduction of the Nissan Murano planted the early seeds of what has become one of America's favorite vehicle classes, the crossover SUV segment. Now, for the new model year, the elder statesman of the class receives a full redesign, bringing full-circle a trend toward sophisticated versatility that it helped to pioneer. The 2015 Nissan Murano, long the...

2014-07-28 08:31:31

HOUSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Skybox Datacenters, a Dallas-based datacenter developer, has commenced construction on Skybox Houston One, an 86,960-square-foot purpose-built datacenter initially offering four private 10,000-square-foot data halls and able to expand to 12 data halls within its 20-acre campus. The facility is located in the fast-growing Energy Corridor of Houston, Texas and completion is expected in November of 2014....

2014-07-28 08:29:59

HOUSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Houston dentist, Dr. Behzad Nazari, announces that he offers orthodontic treatment with Invisalign. With access to this increasingly popular orthodontic option, area patients can have their teeth straightened without feeling self-conscious in the process. Invisalign offers the same long-term benefits associated with other types of braces, but patients who choose Invisalign over alternatives enjoy natural looks in addition to better support for...

2014-07-28 08:25:16

HOUSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dresser-Rand Group Inc. ("Dresser-Rand" or the "Company") (NYSE: DRC) has scheduled a conference call to discuss its second quarter 2014 results on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Dresser-Rand will issue its earnings release prior to the call. The call will be broadcast live over the Internet with Vince Volpe, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jan Kees van Gaalen, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial...

2014-07-28 08:24:00

HOUSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Independence Contract Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: ICD), has launched its initial public offering of 10,000,000 shares of common stock. The shares are expected to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "ICD." The underwriters of the offering will have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,500,000 shares from Independence Contract Drilling to cover over-allotments, if any. Morgan Stanley, RBC Capital Markets and Tudor,...

2014-07-25 23:01:06

11 Houston-area The Little Gym franchises will represent the business at the annual festival. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 The Little Gym of Houston will attend the 3rd Annual Family Fun Fest on Sunday, July 27 at Discovery Green in downtown Houston. The eleven Houston-area franchises include Memorial, Copperfield, Katy, Pearland, Friendswood, Spring, The Woodlands, Sugarland-Missouri City, Kingwood, Bellaire and their newest location in The Heights. “We’re thrilled to be...


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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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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
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