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2011-12-13 22:37:37

Beautiful ornamental caladiums, valued for their bright, long-lasting, and colorful leaves, are prized throughout the world as container and landscape plants.

2011-05-20 08:08:00

CENTER VALLEY, Pa., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus Corporation of the Americas (OCA) today announced that F. Mark Gumz, President and Chief Executive Officer, will retire from the company effective May 31.

2011-05-18 06:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For twenty years, On-Camera Audiences, Hollywood's leading provider of live television audiences, has filled a role that most people don't even know exists - connecting devoted fans with the television shows they love, and putting their faces on camera.

2011-05-02 11:00:00

SEATTLE, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nordstrom, Inc.

2010-09-16 17:03:51

World yam collection in Nigeria provides ultimate rescue for African yam diversity in an initiative to conserve critical crop collections backed by the Global Crop Diversity Trust.

2010-09-13 03:00:00

Vienna, Va., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- OCAS announced today that an innovative early-warning alert system for aircraft is fully operational on the Ohio River about 30 miles upriver from Louisville, near Madison, Indiana.

2010-08-27 10:00:00

CINCINNATI, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Ohio Connections Academy (OCA), a leading virtual public school, or e-school, has been designated "Excellent" by the Ohio Department of Education for achieving a value-added measure of "above expected growth" for the second consecutive year.

2010-08-24 05:00:00

VIENNA, Va., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- OCAS, Inc. and RES Americas announced today a regional exclusive partnership which allows RES to market, distribute, and install the OCAS Wind Turbine Collision Avoidance System in North America.

2010-05-19 14:54:48

Potatoes come in all shapes, sizes and colors-including tubers with red, yellow, orange and purple flesh.

2010-03-24 13:09:00

SEATTLE, March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, Nordstrom is partnering with CFDA Swarovski Award-winning designer Phillip Lim on a limited-edition T-shirt that will be sold exclusively at Nordstrom for the month of May.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.