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2014-10-22 16:28:37

Hangs Ten-Foot Banners on LA Office Building For Yes On 45 SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Insurance today declared Anthem Blue Cross's 9.8% rate increase on small business "unreasonable," but has no power to stop the hikes unless Proposition 45 passes. Proposition 45, which gives the elected insurance commissioner the power to reject excessive rates, is being opposed by $55 million from the insurance industry, including $18.7 million...

2014-10-22 16:28:21

MCKINNEY, Texas, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Torchmark Corporation (NYSE: TMK) reported today that for the quarter ended September 30, 2014, net income was $1.00 per share, compared with $.95 per share for the year-ago quarter. Net operating income for the quarter was $.99 per share, compared with $.95 per share for the year-ago quarter. Reconciliations between net income and net operating income, GAAP ROE and management ROE, and GAAP book value and management book value are shown in the...

2014-10-22 16:28:11

Today's series covers Dr. Thomas Goldenberg - Cocaine and Sleeping Pill Abuser Was Repeatedly High At Work SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In 2007, Dr. Goldenberg was first found to be high while on duty. A nurse heard him slurring his words and saying inappropriate things. Dr. Goldenberg admitted that he had been abusing codeine cough syrup and sleeping pills while on call. Even so, he was allowed to continue to practice until September 2008, when...

2014-10-22 12:26:17

Utilizing your optimal source of power creates effective leadership MILWAUKEE, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Can power make women successful, defined leaders, and help them continue to enhance the world? Joann M. Eisenhart, Ph.D., senior vice president of human resources, facilities and philanthropy at Northwestern Mutual has taken an in-depth look at women, power and success through a series of white papers. In Harness Your Sources of Power for Greater Success, Eisenhart provides details on...

2014-10-22 12:25:48

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trick-or-treaters will soon hit the streets for Halloween. Unpredictable elements like kids in costumes, neighborhood foot traffic, candles and mischief can increase the chances of an accident or mishap this time of the year. Fortunately, insurance can provide coverage for many possible Halloween-related disasters, including: -- Damage to your home or car due to Halloween mischief. Standard homeowners and renters...

2014-10-22 12:21:05

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- XL Group is extending its underwriting expertise and insurance capacity to more recreational marine businesses, introducing three new tailored marine insurance programs to protect boaters, marinas and vessels. According to Rich DeSimone, President of XL Group's North America Marine business, "Our marine team helps some of the world's most complex commercial marine businesses manage risk. Our new, tailored recreational marine insurance extends that...

2014-10-22 08:31:58

PlanSource expands existing relationship with mutual life insurance giant ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PlanSource, a cloud-based provider of benefits administration, exchange, payroll, and HRIS solutions to employers, today announced the addition the addition of products underwritten by The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian), a New York based company, to its OneMarket healthcare exchange. PlanSource already provides Guardian benefits to customers of...

2014-10-22 08:20:50

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The trucking industry is at the center of the U.S. economy - delivering goods, equipment, and materials on our roadways from coast to coast. For the trucking industry and our society overall, reducing the number of crashes on our roads as well as the severity of those accidents is a top priority. As the head of the transportation safety and security consulting business for EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, Michael Nischan will...

2014-10-21 23:15:10

Comparenow.com welcomes Dairyland Auto®. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Comparenow.com welcomes Dairyland Auto®, a leader in the auto insurance industry with competitive rates, money-saving discounts and outstanding customer service. Dairyland Auto® specializes in providing coverage for customers in need of SR-22 financial responsibility filings, protection when driving non-owned vehicles and bilingual services. Through this new relationship with comparenow.com,...

2014-10-21 23:14:43

Even in an Expanding Economy, Controlling Costs is Critical to Growing a Buisness San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 The general rule of business is to control costs, increase revenues, and maximize profit. Simple, but difficult to implement in weak economic times as well as in recovering economic times, such as we are experiencing now in the United States. As revenues increase, the tendency of businesses it to add workers, purchase technology, and increase inventories. However,...


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Yakutian Horse
2014-07-04 08:40:25

The Yakutian is a rare breed of horse that is native to the Yakutia region of Siberia. It is sometimes referred to as the Yakut horse, Yakut pony or just Yakut. There are several types of Yakutian horse. The purist of the breed is the Northern type, which is bred in Yakut. It is usually bay, gray or a light dun  with zebra markings on its legs. This one is considered the most valuable of the Yakutian varieties. A second type of Yakutian is a little bit smaller, the southern type. It is...

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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