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2008-08-12 09:00:55

Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), makers of Norton security software, announced the availability of Norton Safe Web beta, a Web site rating service that makes the Internet a safer place, whether shopping, watching video, downloading music or just surfing the Web. Leveraging the power of Norton Safe Web beta, users can easily differentiate safe Web sites from malicious ones by observing the visual site ratings delivered within everyday search results from top sites like Google, Yahoo! and Live...

2008-07-28 03:00:31

By Anonymous Over the next several months, Fostoria-based Norton Manufacturing Company plans to quadruple the size of its facility. This major expansion is the result of new investment of approximately $10 million being placed into the business. This large capital expenditure is being done as part of an agreement involving Norton Manufacturing Company's acquisition by Japanese firm, Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd. The bulk of Norton Manufacturing's assets will be acquired by Sumitomo in...

2008-07-22 15:01:06

The newest version of the Premier healthcare alliance's widely adopted SpendAdvisor spend management decision support tool can identify and measure the drivers of supply cost, and a new tier analyzer report will measure performance of all contracts against tier requirements. "It has been said that some things continue to get better with age. This has definitely proven to be true with Premier's newest MySpend release," said Norton Healthcare Contract Administrator Rebecca L. Williams. Norton...

2008-07-16 09:00:41

CUPERTINO, CA--(Marketwire - July 16, 2008) - Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), makers of Norton security software, today announced that Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., Digital Products Division and Toshiba of Canada Limited will include Norton 360 or Norton Internet Security 2008 on all of its laptop computers. Toshiba will offer a full-featured complimentary 60-day introductory subscription of Norton security software in English, Spanish and French to its laptop customers in North...

2008-06-24 02:29:37

The U.S. Senate has designated the month of June as National Internet Safety Month to "provide the citizens of the United States with an opportunity to learn more about the dangers of the Internet and the importance of being safe and responsible online." Senate resolution S. RES 567 asks the assistance of national and community organizations to "provide information and training that develops critical thinking and decision-making skills that are needed for Internet safety." Answering this...

2007-10-14 03:00:08

By Puskar, Kathryn Rose Bernardo, Lisa Marie PURPOSE. This article discusses how school nurses promote mental health and subsequent academic achievement by screening and referral for children demonstrating mental health problems. Nursing interventions are discussed at the individual, systems, and community levels. CONCLUSION. Mental health problems can affect school performance and academic achievement. When mental health problems are not recognized, students may be unable to reach their...

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2007-06-13 17:12:59

ATLANTA -- Georgia Aquarium officials say it may be months before they know what caused Wednesday's death of another whale shark, the second this year at the only facility outside Asia that displays the huge, rare fish. Norton's death also came only a few weeks after two new whale sharks arrived at the aquarium from Taiwan. At the time, Taiwan fishery officials had said they were satisfied the aquarium provided the quality care the young whale sharks - named Yushan, which means "Jade...

2006-03-20 13:38:19

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Interior Secretary Gale Norton said on Monday said that it was "increasingly likely" that bird flu would be detected in the United States as early as this year. Speaking to reporters, Norton and Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns unveiled a plan to increase monitoring of migratory birds that are likely to bring the bird flu virus to U.S. shores. Norton said bird flu would likely first be detected in the Pacific islands in Alaska, where testing for the...

2006-03-10 17:42:04

By Caren Bohan and Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Interior Secretary Gale Norton resigned on Friday after five years overseeing federal lands, a tenure that had many clashes with environmentalists. Norton, 51, is the first woman to head the 156-year-old department and one of the original members of President George W. Bush's cabinet. She previously served as Colorado's attorney general. "I feel it is time for me to leave this mountain you gave me to climb, catch my breath,...

2006-03-10 14:41:58

By Caren Bohan and Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Interior Secretary Gale Norton said on Friday she was stepping down after serving five years overseeing federal lands, a tenure in which she often clashed with environmentalists. Norton, 51, is the first woman to head the 156-year-old department and one of the original members of President George W. Bush's Cabinet. She previously served as Colorado's attorney general. In her resignation letter to Bush, Norton said she would...


Latest Norton Reference Libraries

2012-06-15 05:14:09

Symbol: LIPR Group: Dicot Family: Linaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   ADPR Adenolinum pratense (Norton) W.A. Weber   LILEP Linum lewisii Pursh var. pratense Norton Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AZ, CO, KS, NM, OK, TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants...

2012-06-15 06:39:12

Symbol: HYSCN Group: Dicot Family: Clusiaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   HYFON Hypericum formosum Kunth var. nortoniae (M.E. Jones) C.L. Hitchc.   HYNO2 Hypericum nortoniae M.E. Jones Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CO, ID, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants...

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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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