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2014-07-10 08:33:20

MINNEAPOLIS, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll regarding the class action titled Khoday et al., v. Symantec Corp., et al.(D. Minn.). To consumers who purchased Extended Download Service ("EDS") for Norton products or Norton Download Insurance ("NDI") between January 24, 2005 and March 10, 2011. Consumers who purchased EDS and NDI for their Norton software have sued Defendants, alleging that Defendants a)...

2014-07-07 23:06:14

On June 23, 2014, UnitedHealthcare was sued by a new provider class-action in its overpayment recoupment and offset for alleged ERISA violation and fraud. ERISAclaim.com demystifies. Hanover Park, Illinois (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 On June 23, 2014, UnitedHealthcare (UHC) was sued by a new provider class-action in its overpayment recoupment and offset practice for alleged ERISA violations and fiduciary fraud. The new ERISA class-action suit filed in a federal court in Minnesota alleges that...

2014-07-07 12:25:29

CENTER CITY, Minn., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hazelden Publishing, a part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and located in Center City, Minnesota, is celebrating 60 years as the leading publisher of prevention, intervention, addiction recovery and self-help resources. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140210/DC61972LOGO This important legacy began in 1954 with the publication of Richmond Walker's Twenty-Four Hours a Day, or more affectionately known throughout the world...

2014-07-05 23:00:17

Citing industry opportunity and growth already in the region, Eden Prairie 3D Systems distributor is creating strategic partnerships in key markets. Eden Prairie, Minnesota (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 With 3D Printing on track to grow by over $3.7B in 2015, Nexxt Technologies is on track to gain market share in key areas of American innovation and growth. 3D printing has become a hot discussion and buzzword in the technology space after the Consumer Electronics Association doubled space for 3D...

2014-07-01 16:26:40

First Legal Reference Book Available on the Regulation of Derivative Financial Instruments Called "A Monumental Accomplishment" by Futures and Derivatives Law Report ST. PAUL, Minn., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With its sweeping overhaul of the U.S. financial regulatory system and reforms on a scale not seen since the post-Great Depression era, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act made derivatives regulation a hot topic on Wall Street. Now financial...

2014-07-01 12:25:04

"Sandlot" Actor Patrick Renna Appears at Dedication Party LISLE, Ill., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaleb, a six-year-old from Gaylord, Minn., with a hematologic disorder, is the owner of the coolest clubhouse in town. Kaleb is an enthusiastic fan of the movie "The Sandlot" and wished for a fort inspired by the 1993 cult classic. Kretschmar® Premium Deli Meats and Coborn's grocery stores teamed with Make-A-Wish Minnesota to make Kaleb's wish a reality. Today, the three...

2014-07-01 08:30:50

Powered by University Alliance, this 100% online for-credit certificate is designed to improve leadership skills and strengthen critical thinking to affect positive change at the local, state or national levels TAMPA, Fla., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Public safety and law enforcement professionals can prepare to climb the ranks or transition into new roles with the new For-Credit Graduate Certificate in Public Safety and Law Enforcement Leadership available 100% online from the...

2014-06-30 23:06:23

Blue Cross Foundation Awards Grants to Increase Quality of Early Care and Education Programs EAGAN, Minn. (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation awarded $390,435 to increase participation by licensed family child care programs in Parent Aware, Minnesota’s quality rating system. The funding also will be used to encourage parents to use the ratings when choosing early care and education programs for their young children. “We know that 69 percent of...

2014-06-30 23:01:35

With over two weeks ahead of schedule, Minnesota’s first ever JoomlaDay (tm) has sold out with the maximum amount of registrants reached for the July 19, 2014 event at the Aloft Hotel. Mpls MN (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 JoomlaDay MN has achieved optimum numbers of participants for this event and has included good number of professionals in the field such as Rod Martin, Luke Summerfield and Victor Dover as keynote speakers along with Duke Speer as master of ceremonies. There are also numerous...

2014-06-30 12:32:37

Law will protect kids and clean indoor air MINNEAPOLIS, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Freedom to Breathe coalition, a group of Minnesota's leading health organizations, responded to new restrictions on e-cigarettes that were passed during the 2014 Legislative Session and will be enacted tomorrow. "Minnesota is leading the nation in taking steps to regulate e-cigarettes, which have the potential to addict youth to nicotine," said coalition co-chair Molly Moilanen, Director of Public...


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Chippewa National Forest
2013-11-21 12:56:10

Chippewa National Forest is a national forest located in northcentral Minnesota, United States, in the counties of Cass, Itasca, and Beltrami. The forest headquarters are located in Cass Lake, Minnesota. There are local ranger district offices in Deer River, Walker, and Blackduck. The forest encompasses 666,623 acres. Water is plentiful, with over 1,300 lakes, 923 miles of streams and rivers, and 400,000 acres of wetlands. The forest was established as the Minnesota Forest Reserve on...

Voyageurs National Park
2013-04-26 15:05:12

Voyageurs National Park is located in the state of Minnesota in the United States. The park contains 218,200 acres of land ancient Native Americans. The first explorers of European descent arrived in the area in 1688. These were French fur traders and explores, known as voyageurs, the people for which the park was named. Logging began in 1880’s and 1890’s and was such a lucrative and uncontrolled industry that the forests there no longer contain abundant adult trees. Gold mining also...

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2008-08-11 19:31:03

The Red-backed Salamander (Plethodon cinereus), or Red-back Salamander, is a small, hardy woodland salamander. It inhabits wooded slopes in Eastern North America, west to Missouri, south to North Carolina, and north from southern Quebec and the Maritime Provinces in Canada to Minnesota. salamander. It is also known as the Northern Redback Salamander to distinguish it from the Southern Redback Salamander (P. serratus). The Red-backed Salamander is found mostly in two color variations: the...

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2005-06-14 08:41:49

Comptonia is a genus of a single species, Comptonia peregrina, in the family Myricaceae, order Fagales. This shrub is native to eastern North America, from southern Quebec south to the extreme north of Georgia, and west to Minnesota. The common name is Sweetfern or Sweet-fern, a confusing name as it is not a fern. Several fossil species have been discovered, showing that the genus once had a much wider distribution throughout the Northern Hemisphere.

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Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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