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2013-12-03 08:23:00

VANCOUVER, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - The Terms of the Sale Calico Resources Corp. (TSX-V: CKB) ("Calico") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a binding Memorandum of Agreement (the "Agreement") with Rockstar Resources, Inc. ("Rockstar"), a private company incorporated under the laws of Idaho, USA, to sell its Grassy Mountain Gold Project by way of selling (the "Sale") all of the shares in Calico's wholly owned Nevada subsidiary, Calico Resources USA Corp. ("Calico...

2013-12-02 16:24:03

SAN LEANDRO, California, December 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In the news release, "The Affordable Care Act - What You Need to Know" issued on 2 Dec 2013 15:00 GMT, by TriNet over PR Newswire, we are advised by a representative of the company that the Breakfast Seminar is $15 and not free, as originally transmitted. Complete, corrected release follows: Breakfast Seminar with Networking WHO: Nicole Gouig, Senior Benefits Consultant with TriNet...

Nintendo Southwest Partership
2013-12-02 12:02:56

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Passengers aboard a Southwest Airlines flight from New Orleans to Dallas last week received a happy surprise when the iconic Nintendo mascot Mario showed up to give everyone on the plane a free Wii U gaming system. The surprise signaled the start of a partnership between the two companies that will include gaming lounges in some of the nation’s busiest airports between now and Dec. 22. If passengers are traveling through Dallas Love...

2013-12-02 08:36:54

Fantastic Cyber Monday deals on the popular game consoles, Playstation and Xbox on the retail giant website for the holiday season. LOS ANGELES, Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The two game consoles are headed for a massive slug-fest in the coming days leading into Black Friday and Cyber Monday. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131202/MN25406) The PS4 Console system is a state of the art product that is hitting the market with a ton of hype and fanfare and why not? With a 500gb...

2013-11-29 23:21:01

Thankshopping.com will Offer Deal Information on the Highly Sought After Video Game System Tacoma, Wa (PRWEB) November 29, 2013 PS4 Black Friday and PS4 Cyber Monday sales and deals details and prices will soon be available on Thankshopping.com. For people who have the new video game system on their holiday shopping lists, they can learn more about the price of the PS4 on the site. The CEO of Thankshopping.com understands that people of all ages have the state-of-the-art video game...

2013-11-29 08:23:18

Kid's Toys and Gifts List also includes Barbie, Disney Infinity, Doc McStuffins, Skylanders Swap Force, Furby Boom, American Girl, Crazy Cart, and Nerf as "Honorable Mentions" CLEVELAND, Nov. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rainbow Loom, Lego, and Wii U are the winners of the Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2013 "Deals Awards" for kid's toys and gifts. Announced today by the Cyber Week Awards, the first, second, and third place winners were selected based on the pricing and available deals...

2013-11-26 16:24:34

WASHINGTON, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the US Supreme Court agreed to hear two challenges to the contraceptive coverage requirement in the Affordable Care Act. (For details of the cases involved, see below.) Jon O'Brien, president of Catholics for Choice, said of the announcement, "The court's decision in these cases could have far-reaching implications--not only for employees' right to decide on the healthcare they need according to their own beliefs and not...

2013-11-26 12:27:33

WASHINGTON, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council (FRC) and Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) released the results of a commissioned national survey showing that 59 percent of likely voters "oppose the mandate requiring the coverage of preventive care services for women which includes all FDA approved contraceptives, including drugs that can destroy a human embryo, and sterilization services without a direct cost to the patient." (Logo:...

2013-11-25 16:22:19

-- Company Announces Fourth Quarter Cash Dividend of $0.03 per Common Share -- CARLSTADT, N.J., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Jinpan International Limited (Nasdaq: JST), a leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of cast resin transformers, today announced that its fourth quarterly cash dividend of 2013, in the amount of $0.03 per common share, will be payable on December 20, 2013 to shareholders of record as of December 10, 2013. About Jinpan International Ltd Jinpan...

2013-11-25 12:29:44

Technology Platform Streamlining Benefits Management Now Available To Clients of Leading Insurance Brokerage NEW YORK and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Health ("Maxwell"), an easy-to-use, web-based platform for managing employee benefits, has entered a strategic partnership with Hub International Limited ("Hub"), a leading global insurance brokerage firm, to provide Hub clients access to Maxwell's portal to manage their full range of benefits, including...


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Chalmers Touring 1922
2014-02-21 10:51:47

Chalmers-Detroit was an automobile company formed in 1908 when Hugh Chalmers bought out the Thomas-Detroit company. It was renamed to Chalmers in 1911. During the 1910s the company thrived but the post-WWI recession of the 1920s caused the company to merge with the Maxwell Automobile Company. In 1923, Chalmers ended all vehicle production. The brand is owned by Chrysler. Chalmers were considered to be an expensive car for that era. The 30 Touring and the 30 Roadster both sold for $1,500...

Sega Nomad
2013-08-10 07:32:11

The Sega Nomad is a handheld gaming console also known as the Sega Genesis Nomad. It was released by Sega on October 13, 1995 as a portable version of the home based unit the Sega Genesis. This unit is one of the few systems that can play most of the games from any region without an adapter. The system sold around one million units before it was discontinued in 1997. It was codenamed Project Venus during its development as Sega’s policy during that era was to name their systems after...

Nintendo DS Lite
2013-08-05 12:24:52

The Nintendo DS Lite is a handheld game console with a dual screen, developed by Nintendo. It is slimmer, lighter, and brighter than the original Nintendo DS. It was available in Japan on March 2, 2006 with 550,000 systems released; it was sold out soon after its launch. Nintendo released another 700,000 in April 2006, and once again the units sold out by late May 2006. Every time the stores would restock their shelves, the system would sell out within days of arrival. This continued for...

Fairchild Channel F
2013-04-28 10:35:10

The Fairchild Channel F is a game console manufactured by Fairchild Semiconductor that was released in August 1976. It was the first programmable ROM cartridge-based video game console as well as the first to use a microprocessor. The original name for the system was the Video Entertainment System, but when Atari released their VCS the name was changed to Channel F. By 1977 sales had reached 250,000 and was second to the Atari VCS. The Channel F, using an F8 CPU, produced enough AI to use...

RCA Studio II
2013-04-28 10:25:17

The RCA Studio II was released in January 1977 by RCA as a video game console. It had black and white graphics that were similar to Pong consoles. Game control used two built-in ten button keypads instead of controllers. The keypads made it difficult for two player games to be played because the players would have to sit so close together. It was discontinued in 1979. It used a switch box for the RF modulator and power supply. The sounds produced from the unit were comprised of varying...

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