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2011-03-10 13:03:00

Gaining Fair, Annual Raises Driving Force in Election ATLANTA, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A majority of drivers for O'Reilly Auto Parts have voted to be represented by Teamsters Local 728 in Atlanta. The Forest Park-based company employs 42 CDL drivers, who voted 27-11 for the union. "On March 8 we stood together as drivers and are thrilled to now be able to call ourselves Teamsters," said route driver Kevin Culberson. The drivers rallied around having Teamster...

2010-12-09 16:53:00

LOS ANGELES, DALLAS, MONTREAL, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ - Cirque du Soleil, James Cameron (Titanic, Avatar), and Andrew Adamson (Shrek, Chronicles of Narnia), in association with Reel FX Entertainment, announce today a partnership designed to develop and produce immersive theatrical 3D projects inspired by the unique creative universe of Cirque du Soleil. Initiated by Cirque du Soleil, the new 3D motion picture experiences will combine the creative visions of Cameron and Adamson to capture...

2010-10-19 08:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine world-class athletes outfitted in thousands of handmade costumes and silk-screened fabrics, moving in, on and above the most advanced stage technology and equipment in the world, moving to music flowing from a sound system that contains over 6,300 speakers. This is the everyday reality for the casts and crews who help bring the seven Las Vegas Cirque du Soleil shows to life every night. And for the first time ever, the audience is being invited...

2010-10-18 07:40:00

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas' original permanent Cirque du Soleil production, Mystere, will celebrate bringing its signature mix of energy, athleticism and imagination to the stage for the record-breaking 8,000th time on Monday, October 18. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101018/LA83323-a) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101018/LA83323-a) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101018/LA83323LOGO-b) (Logo:...

2010-10-13 12:51:00

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Entertainment Benefits Group (EBG) is proud to announce an exciting new experience brought to you by Cirque du Soleil that will include exclusive backstage experiences at The Beatles LOVE at The Mirage and "O" at Bellagio. The packages will include a premium ticket and a special backstage tour for one of these Las Vegas production shows, creating an intimate experience for a select number of guests. The "Cirque Insider Access" package will be available...

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2010-07-07 08:25:51

It's seen as a sign of getting old, but scientists have discovered that arthritis is not just a human problem as a study lasting 50 years reveals how moose suffer from an identical form of the condition. The research, published in Ecology Letters, also casts new light on how malnutrition early in life can lead to the disorder in both moose and humans. The study, which began in 1958, was carried out on Isle Royale, a wilderness island National Park in lake superior, with only one large...

2010-06-29 12:00:00

LAS VEGAS, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wynn Las Vegas' breathtaking show, Le Reve, will give certified SCUBA divers the opportunity of a lifetime with the Diver's Dream Package. Become part of an elite group of people that have experienced SCUBA diving during a live performance of Le Reve! For those craving the ultimate SCUBA experience, the Diver's Dream Package offers a weekend of excitement, including a two night stay in a luxurious Resort Room at Wynn or Encore, VIP Indulgence...

2010-05-27 13:02:00

LOS ANGELES, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Girls arts and entertainment website, SweetyHigh.com, is becoming a significant launching pad for young talent. Last week, Dylan O'Brien, who plays fan favorite Clever Trevor in Sweety High's flagship original webseries "Sweety," received the news that MTV has picked up his pilot for Teen Wolf, a television series remake of the 80's cult classic movie. O'Brien co-stars as Stiles, the best friend of Teen Wolf (played by Tyler Posey). Sweety High founder...

2010-02-20 16:05:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Cirque du Soleil, in partnership with Elvis Presley Enterprises, a CKX, Inc (Nasdaq: CKXE) company, celebrates the world premiere of its latest resident show Viva ELVIS(TM), at ARIA Resort & Casino(TM) at CityCenter in Las Vegas tonight. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/cirque/42112/ In attendance at tonight's event: Priscilla Presley, Robert F.X. Sillerman, Chairman and...

2010-01-29 14:56:00

ATLANTA, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- When Markuann Smith snagged the opportunity to appear on the season premiere of "Let's Talk About Pep" as a potential love interest of the feisty and fiery "Kittie", he had no idea how much fans' personal obsessions with toe sucking and foot fetishes would be exposed. Kittie, the outspoken, bold and non-apologetically sexy girlfriend of the group enjoyed a date with Smith that ended with her foot in his mouth. Fans buzzed about the eroticism, steaminess...


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2012-07-25 06:49:31

Coues' rice rat (Oryzomys couesi) is a semiaquatic rat that can be found in southern Texas, throughout Mexico and Central America, and into the northwestern portion of Colombia. It prefers a habitat with abundant water, but it is able to live in arid habitats and shrub lands. Coues’ rice rat forms the group O. couesi, along with six other species of rat. All of these rats are in the Oryzomys genus, along with the marsh rice rat who is the sole member of its group. There are more than forty...

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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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