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2014-02-26 12:20:37

The Colorado Firefighting Air Corps can fight the most dangerous wildfires by acquiring Next Generation airtankers through a build-operate-transfer partnership. DENVER, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- State Senator Steve King announced today that the Colorado Firefighting Air Corps can acquire Next Generation airtankers through a build-operate-transfer partnership and save the state billions of dollars in wildfire damage. King will introduce a bill next month that would authorize a...

2014-02-18 23:02:22

Inner Strength Pilates have just announced their plans to open a third Pilates studio. The new studio will offer Allegro Reformer classes and open on King William Road, Hyde Park. (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Tamara Gollan, the owner of Inner Strength Pilates and Barre in Adelaide has just announced her plans to open up a new studio today. On their blog post titled 'Big News! We are opening a new Pilates studio' the growing Pilates business detail the plans for their third Pilates...

2014-02-17 23:03:28

Personal Trainer Carolyn Grashof will offer outdoor personal training classes near King of Prussia PA. Kimberton, PA (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Fitbody Personal Training near King of Prussia PA announces new outdoor training classes. Get ready for a fun way to take your Thursday night workout away from the gym and prepare to energize your body with a challenging outdoor workout from FitBody Personal Training LLC. Personal trainer near King of Prussia PA, Carolyn Grashof is taking her boot...

2014-02-17 23:00:14

‘Daddy, Did You Hear That Bird?’ demonstrates family’s love, determination and faith in the face of uncertainty (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 CYPRESS, Texas – Author Calvin L. King could not be prouder of his daughter Lourdess, who has recently turned 10 years old. In honor of her birthday, King releases his new memoir, “Daddy, Did You Hear That Bird?: The Miracles of Hearing, Family, and Love” (published by iUniverse), the story of Lourdess’ first six months of life and the...

2014-02-14 12:24:02

MONTREAL, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Since the Belgium Parliament voted a law to become the first country in the world to permit euthanasia of children without age limit, Jessica Saba, 4, of Lachine, Quebec Canada who was born with a life threatening cardiac malformation and survived several cardiac interventions, speaks on behalf of millions of children worldwide with severe malformations. She asks the King of Belgium not to sign the legislation for child euthanasia: "For the...

2014-02-13 23:21:52

February is American Heart Health Month, and Seattle’s Pure Food Fish Market is fully stocked with an abundance of fresh-daily, heart-healthy, and certified organic Northwest King Salmon and other fresh seafood products, available for overnight Federal Express shipment across the United States via FreshSeafood.com. (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 February is American Heart Health Month, and Seattle’s Pure Food Fish Market is fully stocked with an abundance of fresh-daily, heart-healthy, and...

Wellcome Trust Funding Study To Sequence Genome Of King Richard III
2014-02-12 08:03:41

[ Watch the video: The Whole Genome Sequence of King Richard III ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Richard III, a short-lived fifteenth-century king who was discovered buried in an untidy grave underneath a car park in Leicester, England in 2012, is to have his genome sequenced by University of Leicester researchers. The study, funded by Wellcome Trust, the Leverhulme Trust and Prof Sir Alec Jeffreys, is being led by Dr Turi King of the University’s...

2014-02-11 23:25:50

Judge denied request for reconsideration and reaffirmed his decision to grant Defendant Video King’s summary disposition of its counterclaim for breach of contract against Plaintiffs Planet Bingo, LLC and Melange Computer Services, Inc. initially granted on Dec. 23, 2013. Omaha, Nebraska (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Omaha-based VKGS LLC (dba Video King) is pleased to announce on Feb. 6, 2014, that Judge Clinton Canady III, in the Circuit Court of Ingham County, Michigan, denied a request...

2014-02-11 12:26:34

Dr. Stephanie King, DC, expert in diet and non-surgical fat loss devices reviews the latest body contouring devices on the market today and releases her results. Dr. King concludes the best Body Shaping System for your clinic or spa to achieve SAME-DAY, painless circumferential loss (inch loss) is the Body Slimming Experts' Ultra-Slim Express or Ultra-Slim Plus II Lipo-Sculpture System. PASADENA, Calif., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. King answers the burning question in the Heath &...

2014-02-05 23:31:51

The new single is presented by Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes Promotion. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes announces the release of the “Million Dollar Habits” single by King Bo & Russ Blade. The song is currently available for download. The single features an appearance from Vado. King Bo and Russ Blade are rappers from Queens, New York. With dreams of doing big things together since they were children, King Bo and Russ Blade have been trading rhymes for as...

Latest King Reference Libraries

King Sago, Cycas revoluta
2014-01-30 08:11:54

Cycas revoluta is a species of seed producing, cycad plant. The species may also be referred to as King sago, Sago cycad or the Japanese sago palm. The plant originated in southern Japan. It is used in the production of sago, a cooking starch or can be displayed as a decorative plant. C. revoluta gets its name from the Latin word meaning “curled back”, referring to its leaves. Its leaves are shiny and dark green in coloration. The C. revoluta species have trunks that measures...

Samuel de Champlain
2014-01-07 10:15:12

Samuel de Champlain, known as The Father of New France, was a Frenchman with many titles including navigator, soldier, explorer, cartographer, and diplomat. Born Samuel Champlain in 1574 to a family of mariners, exploration was in his blood and he took his first voyage as a young man in 1603, led by François Gravé Du Pont. In his early years, Champlain learned to navigate, create nautical charts, draw, and make applied reports. From 1594 or 1595 to 1598, he learned fighting skills in the...

Sir Samuel White Baker
2014-01-02 13:16:30

Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRGS, FRS, born on June 8th of 1821 and died on December 30th of 1893, was a British explorer, naturalist, big game hunter, officer, engineer, writer, and abolitionist. He held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and Egypt as well. He served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin between April of 1869 and August of 1873, which he established as the Province of Equatoria. He is mainly remembered as the discoverer of Lake...

Lake Van Monster
2013-09-17 13:16:12

The Lake Van Monster is a legendary creature said to inhabit Lake Van in Eastern Turkey. The first reported sighting was in 1995. However, in a article from April 29, 1889, in the newspaper Saadet, a report tells of a man who was dragged into the water by a creature while he was doing wudu. After this report the Turkish Government sent a scientific survey group to the lake but no evidence was found of a creature. An ancient engraving is said to be within a church on one of the four islands...

Beast of Bladenboro
2013-09-17 12:23:19

The Beast of Bladenboro is a creature that was blamed for a slew of animal deaths in the winter of 1953-54 in Bladenboro, North Carolina. Witnesses and trackers of the beast suggested it was most likely a wildcat, but uncertainty of its true identity classifies it as a cryptid. Eight miles from Bladenboro in Clarkton, North Carolina, a dog was found dead, on December 29, 1953, possibly caused by the beast of Bladenboro. Witnesses described the creature as sleek, black, and about five feet...

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Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'