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2014-08-12 23:00:32

The Lords Witnesses Christian church predict a nuclear terrorist attack on Manhattan from the Hudson and on London from the Thames around Dartford in the period from August 12 to August 18, 2014. Their President, Gordon Ritchie, offers an alternative response to military intervention. London, England (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 How should governments and people respond to the next terrorist attack? The Lords Witnesses President would respond as follows... "No terrorist has the power to...

2014-08-07 23:09:05

TERRORISM EXPERT: History Holds the Key to Preventing the Next Terrorist Attack. A noted expert explains that history can help us to understand and anticipate future terrorist attacks. Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 From the aggressive Al Qaeda affiliates in Africa to the Boston Marathon bombings, it seems terrorism is always in the headlines. But the news doesn’t always tell the full story. Terrorism expert Dr. Randall Law explains that we can understand more about...

2014-06-08 23:02:40

CMCI, a SBA 8(a) small business, has been awarded a contract with U.S. CBP to provide infrastructure support services for the Cargo Systems Program Directorate. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) June 08, 2014 CMCI has been awarded a contract to provide Infrastructure Engineering and Infrastructure Administration Services support for U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Cargo Systems Program Directorate (CSPD). CMCI will complete development of new features and transition existing legacy...

2014-05-07 08:23:51

Environmental protection: WNO Treaty enters into force. WNO as a new permanent negotiation platform for old challenges GENEVA, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For four years, states keenly supported the initiative for establishing the World Nature Organization (WNO). Now, the intergovernmental organization has been founded and the WNO treaty enters into force. Geneva- Emerging and developing countries, already suffering the consequences of global warming, climate change and other...

2014-04-07 23:01:56

Jones Act attorney Matthew Shaffer filed a lawsuit on behalf of a shrimp boat captain who was seriously injured while on a vessel in the Gulf of Mexico. HOUSTON, Texas (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Jones Act attorney Matthew Shaffer recently filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Texas man who was seriously injured while working on a vessel in the Gulf of Mexico. According to court documents, the captain of a shrimp boat operating off the coast of Louisiana in October was on his way to the engine room...

2014-01-24 16:21:53

Los Angeles-based customs authority Tom Gould takes reins as Senior Director, Customs and International Trade. LOS ANGELES, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- International trade law firm Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A. (ST&R), announced today the addition of Los Angeles-based customs authority Tom Gould as Senior Director, Customs and International Trade. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140124/MN52228) "We're exceptionally pleased that Tom has joined the...

2014-01-20 23:03:08

A recent incident off the coast of Louisiana highlights the importance of safety measures on vessels and offshore drilling rigs, maritime attorney Matthew Shaffer says. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 A recent incident off the coast of Louisiana highlights the importance of safety measures on vessels and offshore drilling rigs, maritime attorney Matthew Shaffer says. A crewman on a supply ship off the Louisiana coast lost his foot in an accident Jan. 9, according to the Houston...

2013-10-22 23:24:33

Houston-based maritime law firm Schechter, McElwee, Shaffer & Harris recently won $2 million in what is believed to be one of the largest Jones Act settlements ever paid by the U.S. government to a seaman. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Maritime attorneys of Schechter, McElwee, Shaffer & Harris recently obtained what is believed to be one of the largest settlements paid by the United States to a Jones Act seaman. According to court documents, their client, a 58-year-old...


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virgule
  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.
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