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Animal Testing Center Project Should Be Scaled Back
2012-07-14 04:55:10

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Plans for a billion-dollar facility to study potentially fatal animal diseases should be scaled back, officials from the National Research Council (NRC) said in a government-commissioned report released on Friday. The National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility (NABF), which would be built in Manhattan, Kansas, has some experts concerned that diseases being studied at the center could escape the center and cause immense agricultural...

2012-06-06 23:01:34

CivicPlus Awarded 15 New Contracts to Design, Enhance Government Websites Manhattan, KS (PRWEB) June 06, 2012 CivicPlus, the leading developer of government websites and online community engagement systems, was awarded 15 new contracts in April to design and enhance government websites for cities, counties and associations in 13 states across America. CivicPlus will develop new or redesign websites for the following cities, counties and associations: Arizona: AZ Association of Counties...

2010-06-08 13:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Eagle, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, today announced daily round-trip service between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK) in Manhattan, Kan., which will begin Nov. 18. The new service will be operated with 50-seat Embraer ERJ-145 jets. "We're delighted to introduce service from Manhattan to American's second largest hub in Chicago," said Gary Foss, Vice President -...

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.