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2011-03-14 10:08:00

NEW YORK, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw-Hill Construction and Engineering News-Record are bringing together the top technology and business thought-leaders in architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) to discuss today's cutting-edge technologies, such as cloud computing and mobile options, at the Construction FutureTech 2011 Conference, taking place on April 6 in New York City. "As technology gets more sophisticated and capable of handling increasingly complicated tasks, the...

2011-03-11 00:00:27

Austin’s early stage accelerator is now accepting applications for tech startups ready to go to market or raise venture capital.

2011-03-10 06:00:00

CHICAGO, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bracket busters, last second shots and upsets are on their way. With March Madness just days away, office pools will likely be a common sight in the office.

2011-03-08 13:52:00

WASHINGTON, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Five ambassadors, current and senior Obama Administration advisors and CEOs of leading U.S.

2011-02-24 02:30:00

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2011-02-17 12:45:23

Scientists have discovered that a community of seaweeds and worm-like animals lived in a quiet deep-water niche under the sea about 600 million years ago near what is now Lantian, which is a small village in Anhul Province of South China.

2011-02-09 08:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2011 D.I.C.E. (Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain) Summit kicks off today, marking the 10th anniversary of the video game industry's most prestigious event. Continuing through February 11th, the 2011 D.I.C.E.

2011-01-28 13:08:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chi Dynasty in Studio City will celebrate the year of the Rabbit on February 3, 2011 when they transform their parking lot into a Chinese New Year festival. Chi Dynasty will commemorate their heritage right on Ventura Blvd (12229 Ventura Blvd.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.