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2009-12-09 14:45:00

A specialized camera on a telescope operated by U.K. astronomers from Liverpool has made the first measurement of magnetic fields in the afterglow of a gamma-ray burst (GRB).

2009-10-20 09:49:00

BALTIMORE, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsis International is pleased to announce that the United States Patent and Trademark Office today issued U.S. Patent No. 7,604,929 to Celsis In Vitro Technologies (Celsis IVT).

2009-09-25 02:49:00

MAASTRICHT, The Netherlands, September 25 /PRNewswire/ -- - Q-Park Liverpool ONE 'Champions of Europe' The 2000-space car park that opened in 2008 was chosen to be winner by the European Parking Association (EPA), for its first class innovative design, ultra modern feel and light airy atmosphere.

2009-08-29 00:04:03

A new ferry terminal in Liverpool has won the Carbuncle Cup for this year's ugliest building in Britain. The winners were announced Thursday by Building Design, a Web site for architects.

2009-07-30 14:05:00

NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Forest Products Transport Association (IFPTA) and RISI announced today a number of initiatives to help reduce the cost of attending the upcoming PPI Transport Symposium 18.

2009-04-22 09:00:00

Winner will Perform on the Stage that Made The Beatles Famous in Liverpool LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Courier-Journal.com Abbey Road on the River is launching the world's biggest Beatles song singing competition, sponsored by the Hard Days Night Hotel (Liverpool), named after Ringo Starr's Act Naturally lyric "They're Gonna Make a Big Star Out of Me." With shows like American Idol and Britain's Got Talent capturing the world's attention, it's time Abbey Road on the River...

2009-02-27 14:36:24

Officials at England's Liverpool Cathedral Friday said the church's bells will play the late John Lennon's Imagine for the North West's Futuresonic festival. The Liverpool Daily Post quoted cathedral leaders as saying they took into consideration the song's lyrics, Imagine there's no heaven and no religion, too, but also noting they hope the bells performance would inspire those who hear it in May.

2009-02-16 13:19:33

A British man said his wife left him after rival soccer fans tricked him into driving nine hours for a rendezvous with a woman who never existed. Stuart Slann, 39, a die-hard Manchester United fan, said the Liverpool fans recorded the phone conversation that featured their confession and posted it on Facebook and YouTube along with an embarrassing photograph of Slann, The Daily Telegraph reported Monday. Slann said he met the two Liverpool fans during a vacation in Cancun, Mexico, when they...

2008-12-29 10:39:44

Police in England's Merseyside county said Monday they have arrested Liverpool Football Club star Steven Gerrard in connection with a brawl. An unidentified police spokesman said the British midfielder was arrested early Monday along with five other men and charged with suspicion of assault, The Times of London reported. Merseyside police (are) investigating an assault that took place in the early hours of Monday, Dec.

2008-10-11 18:00:22

A DELEGATION from Liverpool John Lennon Airport is setting off to Malaysia to attend The World Route Development Forum. Described as "speed dating" for businesses, hundreds of airports will meet around 300 of the world's major airlines at the annual event at Kuala Lumpur.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.