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2014-10-24 16:20:57

First Student Drivers Join Teamsters Local 853 for Improved Working Conditions OAKLAND, Calif., Oct.

2014-10-23 23:02:03

East Bay SPCA Urges Pet Parents to Follow These Tips for a Safe Howl-o-Ween Oakland, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Candy, costumes, parades and spooky

2014-10-21 12:27:29

Internationally famous choir visits Pittsburgh for an evening of inspirational music PITTSBURGH, Oct.

2014-10-17 23:07:36

The Who Concert tickets for San Diego, CA at Valley View Casino Center; Anaheim, CA at Honda Center; Las Vegas, NV at Caesars Palace; Los Angeles, CA at Staples Center, and Oakland, CA at Oracle

2014-10-15 12:27:06

Michelin designation represents quality dining at a good value SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.

2014-10-08 08:24:09

New analysis will provide a detailed and realistic outlook of the Florida medical marijuana market. OAKLAND, Calif., Oct.

2014-10-07 08:26:04

MELD App, an app geared towards dating discovery for black professionals, is now available on the both iOS and Android OAKLAND, Calif., Oct.

2014-10-07 04:23:25

Turnitin will integrate LightSide Labs' award-winning service to provide automated support for student writing to over 24 million students worldwide OAKLAND, Calif., Oct.

2014-10-03 23:05:29

The World’s Largest Medical School Has Graduated 23,000 Doctors since 2005 Oakland, CA (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 MEDICC today announced co-founder Gail


Latest Oakland Reference Libraries

General Motors Headquarters, Detroit, Michigan
2014-04-13 09:20:18

General Motors Company (GM) is an American automobile manufacturer located in Detroit Michigan. They also control multinational manufacturers around the globe. They design, produce, market and distribute vehicles and parts, as well as selling financial services. GM has ten brands of vehicles produced in 37 countries. They include, Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Opel, Holden, Vauxhall, Wuling, Baojun, Jie, Fang and UZDaewoo. GM does business with 157 different countries and employees...

Oakland 1917
2014-02-25 10:56:53

The Oakland Motor Car Company manufactured the Oakland brand vehicle between 1907 and 1909 in Pontiac, Michigan. The founder of Oakland was Edward M. Murphy who sold half of the company to GM in January 1909. During the summer of 1909, Murphy died and GM acquired the remain rights to the Oakland brand. Originally the Oakland vehicles used a vertical two-cylinder engine but was replaced with the four-cylinder and sales increased to around 5,000 units per year. In 1916, the V-8 engine was...

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2012-06-18 08:24:16

Symbol: CAUM Group: Monocot Family: Liliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.