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2014-07-08 12:20:50

LONDON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterprise Rent-A-Car has appointed Reykjavik Excursions as a franchise partner in Iceland, extending the company's fast-growing international network of car hire branches to another important European destination. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130730/MM55552LOGO-d The agreement will see the familiar Enterprise Rent-A-Car brand appear at airport and city locations in Iceland during the coming months. It is another step in Enterprise's...

2014-07-08 12:20:43

New Feature Will Help Travelers Save Time and Money by Paying Ahead for Bags NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CheapOair announced today that it has been chosen by Spirit Airlines as the first distribution partner to offer its customers the airline's paid baggage options. Customers who book their Spirit Airlines ticket on CheapOair will be offered this time and money saving feature, which can save them up to 50 percent by purchasing checked or carry-on bags at the time of...

2014-07-08 08:38:48

$250,000 Contribution Will Assist Program in Accelerating Veterans' Transition to Civilian Life Through Employment Opportunities with Virginia Tech Companies HERNDON, Va., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) today announced that Northrop Grumman Corporation will be the lead sponsor of the NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative, contributing $250,000 to help veterans with what they identify as their greatest challenge in transitioning...

2014-07-07 16:20:41

REDONDO BEACH, Calif., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the promotion of two executives to vice president positions within the Aerospace Systems sector's engineering and global product development organization. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Photos accompanying this release are available at:http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26335. Patrick Neary has been appointed vice president of...

2014-07-07 12:21:09

New Operations Center to be Named after Former Vice Chairman; Facility Expected to be Completed in 2015 FORT WORTH, Texas, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines tomorrow will break ground on the Robert W. Baker Integrated Operations Center in Fort Worth. Earlier this year, American announced plans to consolidate the current American Airlines operations center in Fort Worth and the current US Airways operations center in Pittsburgh. The new facility will be located near...

2014-07-07 08:31:47

WALLDORF, Germany, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As of today, SAP (NYSE: SAP) has turned its legal form to a European Company (Societas Europaea, SE). After a 99 percent approval by the annual general meeting of shareholders in May, the company today has been registered as a European Company by the Commercial Register. The German subsidiary, as a consequence, has changed its name to SAP Deutschland SE & Co. KG. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110126/AQ34470LOGO With this...

2014-07-07 08:30:49

BELLEVUE, Wash., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As a matter of corporate policy, Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE) does not comment on market rumors relating to its business. Expedia notes certain inaccurate rumors reported in Chinese media relating to its majority ownership of eLong, Inc. (NASDAQ: LONG). Expedia remains a long-term investor in eLong and supports eLong's drive to become the leading Chinese travel site. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130822/SF68326LOGO-a Logo -...

2014-07-07 08:21:12

ITASCA, Ill., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), a leading global aero communications service provider, announced today that it has partnered with Chevrolet to offer passengers free access to Facebook through Gogo on select Gogo equipped flights through July 20. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110715/CG34837LOGO To access free Facebook, passengers simply need to launch the browser on their laptop, tablet or smartphone device while in flight and look for the...

2014-07-07 08:20:56

Hertz and airberlin team up to ensure a seamless travel experience for customers at 171 destinations worldwide, kicking off the partnership with 10EUR flight vouchers and up to 20% discounts in car rentals. LONDON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation (NYSE:HTZ), the world's largest general use car rental brand, has entered into a two year partnership with airberlin to offer travellers exclusive offers and special car rental rates at all 171 airline's destinations...

2014-07-03 12:28:01

BIELEFELD, Germany, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The SAP consulting company itelligence stands for the highest quality, efficiency and customer satisfaction in the field of maintenance and service of SAP Business All-in-One solutions, analytics solutions and mobile solutions from SAP such as SAP HANA. itelligence today announced the successful completion of one of the world's most extensive re-certifications by SAP. As one of the first SAP consulting companies the...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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