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2014-07-07 12:22:45

NEW YORK, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Houston-based Natural Resources Oil & Gas Group of ING Capital LLC, a corporate finance advisory and specialized lending services firm that is part of ING Group (NYSE: ING), has appointed Scott Lamoreaux as Director. He will be responsible for helping with the continued build-out of ING's portfolio in the domestic upstream energy sector, reporting locally to Charles Hall, Managing Director and regionally to Richard Ennis, Managing...

2014-07-07 08:21:58

HOUSTON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PetroLogistics LP (NYSE: PDH) announced today the expiration of the period during which it could (1) consider unsolicited qualifying superior acquisition proposals from third parties and (2) subject to certain conditions, terminate the merger agreement among PetroLogistics, Flint Hills Resources, LLC and certain of their respective affiliates (the "Merger Agreement") to enter into or recommend such a proposal. The period expired at 11:59 P.M....

2014-07-03 23:09:40

Dien Bui, MD to Lead First Choice Emergency Room’s 15th Facility in Houston Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Dien Bui, MD as the Medical Director of its new Pearland - Silverlake facility. “We are pleased to announce Dr. Bui will be leading our newest facility in the Houston area,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice...

2014-07-03 23:07:22

New Website For Shrader Law Offers Updated Look and Feel Houston, Texas (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Shrader & Associates, L.L.P. has announced the implementation of a new, interactive website. As national trial attorneys, Shrader & Associates specializes in representing those who have been harmed by toxic chemicals and dangerous products through no fault of their own. This law firm features a team of legal professionals with expertise in asbestos, benzene and product liability cases,...

2014-07-03 23:06:57

First Choice ER participates in Friendswood, and The Woodlands 4th of July Parades Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the nation’s leading independent network of freestanding emergency rooms, will participate in two parades this 4th of July. First Choice Emergency Room and City Ambulance’s educational ambulance will participate in the 119th Annual Friendswood Fourth of July Celebration. The educational ambulance will drive in the parade and later be...

2014-07-03 12:22:37

HOUSTON, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtus Oil and Gas Corporation (OTCBB: VOIL) ("Virtus" or the "Company") today reiterates its existing business plan and addresses third party reports. Virtus Oil and Gas is an early stage exploration company that was founded with the mission of acquiring and developing onshore oil and gas working interests in proven basins in the United States, such as the Central Utah Thrust Belt Region. The Company's ultimate strategic focus is the development of oil...

2014-07-02 23:11:21

PreCheck, a healthcare exclusive employment and background screening firm, was recognized as a Gold and Platinum winner during the 2014 Hermes Creative Awards international competition. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 PreCheck, an employment and background screening firm specializing in the healthcare industry, recently received three Hermes Creative Awards during the 2014 international awards competition. PreCheck’s website won a Platinum Award for the category of Website...

2014-07-02 23:07:17

Academy Diagnostics, a regional leader in pediatric and adult sleep and EEG services, achieves the international gold-standard for quality and safety. For more pediatric sleep & epilepsy news: http://pedzzz.blogspot.com. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Academy Diagnostics Sleep Center in Houston recently received full program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). Focusing on infants and children, Academy reaches out to an underserved population for sleep...

2014-07-02 20:20:49

HOUSTON, July 2, 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...

2014-07-02 12:22:52

HOUSTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Propylene production is undergoing a dramatic shift, with the US expected to become a net exporter by 2017, according to a new study released by global energy news and price reporting organization Argus. The 2014 Argus DeWitt Propylene Annual provides an in-depth overview and analysis of the dynamic changes expected in the propylene market. Rising production of propane from US shale formations, along with shifts to heavier feedstocks in the...


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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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'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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