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2014-05-29 12:21:28

This Year's Edition to Include Special 50th Anniversary HEMI Tribute AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Mopar 's HEMI(®) Challenge will be held for a 14th consecutive season at NHRA's 60th U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis, August 28-29 -- This year's edition to commemorate 50th anniversary of Gen II 426 race HEMI engine -- Winner will take home a $15,000 purse, a unique HEMI Challenge trophy and special...

2014-05-28 23:07:16

Company to create 450 new jobs by 2018, increase headquarters space. Indianapolis (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 OurHealth, an integrated on-site health management company, plans to expand its Indianapolis headquarters and add jobs across Indiana, creating up to 450 new high-wage jobs by 2018. “Innovative solutions in healthcare are developing right here in Indiana, drawing the nation’s eyes directly to the Hoosier State,” said Indiana Governor Mike Pence. “OurHealth is a key partner in...

2014-05-27 08:20:48

Verizon IndyCar® Series Boosted by BorgWarner EFR (Engineered For Racing) Turbochargers for Third Year AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the 98(th) running of the "Greatest Spectacle in Racing," BorgWarner President and Chief Executive Officer James Verrier presented 2014 Indianapolis 500 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay with the Borg-Warner Trophy(TM) in Victory Lane.With his first Indianapolis 500 win, Ryan Hunter-Reay has earned his place in racing history. His...

2014-05-26 00:20:13

INDIANAPOLIS, May 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Indianapolis 500 Race Report ---------------------------- Circuit: Indianapolis Motor Speedway (2.5-mile oval), Indianapolis, IN 2013 Winner: Tony Kanaan (KV Racing Technology) 187.433 mph average Weather: Sunny, warm, 79 degrees F Results: Fn. St....

2014-05-25 20:20:12

- Honda-powered Ryan Hunter-Reay claims first Indy victory INDIANAPOLIS, May 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honda-powered Ryan Hunter-Reay won Sunday's 98(th) running of the Indianapolis 500 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, edging Helio Castoneves by six hundredths of a second in the second-closed finish in "500" history. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140525/91109 After running for the first 300 miles at the fastest pace in "500" history, a late-race red flag set up a...

2014-05-25 16:20:16

Historic Vehicle Association and U.S. Department of the Interior to Document Historic Indy Race Car INDIANAPOLIS, May 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) www.historicvehicle.org announced today that the 1938 Maserati 8C.T.F. (serial number 3032) will become the first foreign manufactured automobile to be recorded under the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Heritage Documentation. The documentation will be part of the HVA's National Historic Vehicle...

2014-05-23 23:05:02

Strategic expansion will serve customers in Russia, Africa and Middle East Indianapolis, Ind., USA (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Vertellus and its distributor partner Orffa International have expanded their strategic relationship to better serve niacinamide (Vitamin B3) markets around the globe. The agreement, effective May 19, 2014, will position Vertellus to effectively and efficiently meet the needs of niacinamide customers across an expanded geography, including Russia as well as parts of...

2014-05-23 20:20:21

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing driver Josef Newgarden will start Sunday's 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 from the middle of row three, in 8th position. Newgarden's Quaker Chemical-backed Honda/Dallara has been fast all month at Indianapolis and now he and the SFHR team are poised to contend for victory on the biggest stage in motorsports. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120910/PH70044LOGO Quaker Chemical Corporation, an...

2014-05-20 16:27:01

Formation of strategic alliance designed to help accelerate advancement of new methods in molecular diagnostics testing and personalized predictive treatment INDIANAPOLIS, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today the establishment of a strategic alliance with Pathology, Inc. in Torrance, Calif., that designates the company as a Roche Molecular Center of Excellence (MCOE) for the next five years. Established in 2002, Roche's MCOE program is...

2014-05-20 12:38:52

Flat-rate tuition at online university has not increased since 2010 inception INDIANAPOLIS, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As college costs continue to increase at several times the rate of inflation, WGU Indiana is committing to holding the line on tuition and fees for another 12 months. WGU Indiana's tuition has remained flat since the state of Indiana launched the non-profit, online university in June of 2010. WGU Indiana's tuition is charged at a flat rate of $2,890 per...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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