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2011-05-25 06:00:00

RA'ANANA, Israel, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NICE Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: NICE), today announced that the City of Los Angeles' Department of Airports (also known as Los Angeles World Airports, or LAWA) has completed its implementation of NICE Situator, an open platform situation management offering. LAX selected NICE Situator in 2010 for its new consolidated Airport Response Coordination Center (ARCC) at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The LAX ARCC is the...

2010-07-22 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services, one of the world's leading airport food and retail providers, will hold the official grand opening of Pink's Hot Dogs at Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The new location is the first time that the well-known Pink's brand has been featured at an airport anywhere in the world. In celebration of the grand opening, a portion of the...

2010-03-25 17:11:00

LOS ANGELES, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The 100-foot-tall LAX Gateway pylons that illuminate the entrance to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), will light solid green one hour before Earth Hour on Saturday, March 27. Then, during Earth Hour, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., the pylons will be turned off as part of a coordinated worldwide effort to raise public awareness of climate change and the need for energy conservation. Last year, the second year of Earth Hour, more than 80 million...

2010-03-25 13:52:00

LOS ANGELES, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The March issue of the LAX Connection E-newsletter is now available online at http://www.lawa.aero/connectionLAX.aspx. The newsletter provides information about new developments in passenger amenities and air service at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), to the public and the travel-tourism industry. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091201/LA19070LOGO-d) This month's issue features news on the Bradley West Project breaking ground;...

2010-03-03 12:54:00

LOS ANGELES, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), in partnership with the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, announces a new exhibition of over 25 paintings of inspired abstract forms made from acrylic, masking tape, paper and wood titled Op Collage by artist Yong Sin, on display at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) until May 31, 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091201/LA19070LOGO-d) Located in Terminal 1, in Gates 1 and 2,...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.