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2014-03-20 08:30:10

Bringing more than two decades of industry expertise to ICG's Leadership Team, Kissinger will help ensure the company's continued growth and success EVANSVILLE, Ind., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovative Consulting Group (ICG), a leading professional consulting services company for hospitals and healthcare providers across the United States, announced that David Kissinger is joining the Leadership Team as a Regional Vice President. In his new role, Mr. Kissinger will focus on...

2011-10-14 07:00:00

Mayor Ed Koch tells fitsmiForMoms.com Radio listeners what it was like growing up fat and how parents should handle raising an overweight child. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 14, 2011 Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch and author of the recently released childrenâs book, Eddie Shapes Up, shares stories of his challenges as a âœchubby childâ and his advice to parents of kids struggling with their weight on a fitmsiForMoms.com Radio special...

2011-08-15 15:18:49

The collapse of the US UK special relationship in August 1973 is the focus of the latest BBC Radio 4 program "ËœDocument', featuring University of Warwick Professor of International Security Richard J. Aldrich. The program examines a fascinating transcript of a conversation between President Nixon and Henry Kissinger which reveals the depth of the US antagonism towards Edward Heath's pro-European stance. The transcript reveals Henry Kissinger's frustration at the lack of support by...

2010-09-14 08:42:47

New research from North Carolina State University will help medical examiners and others identify human remains of those killed during the recent earthquake in Chile, as well as the bodies of the "disappeared" who were killed during the Pinochet administration. "We have developed population-specific identification criteria for the Chilean population, which will help us determine the stature and biological sex of skeletal remains," says Dr. Ann Ross, an associate professor of sociology and...

2009-01-26 14:28:00

Says non-violent civil disobedience was act of conscience CLEVELAND, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ursuline Sister of Cleveland Diane Therese Pinchot was sentenced to 60 days in prison for misdemeanor trespassing onto the grounds of Fort Benning in Georgia, Nov. 23, 2008. She received no fine. She says she trespassed and risked arrest and a prison sentence "to raise awareness of the need to close the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (WHINSEC)," formerly known as...

2009-01-26 04:00:00

Trials Against Opponents of the Controversial Military Training School Begin in Columbus, Georgia on Monday, January 26 For bios and updates about the sentences, visit http://www.SOAW.org/SOA6 COLUMBUS, Ga., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Monday, January 26, 2009, six human rights advocates will begin federal trials for carrying the protest against the School of the Americas onto the Fort Benning military base in Georgia. This school, re-named the Western Hemisphere Institute for...

2008-12-02 13:00:00

Highest Award Presented by the National Defense University Foundation WASHINGTON, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tonight, The National Defense University Foundation will present the 2008 American Patriot Award to The Honorable Dr. Henry A. Kissinger, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and Former Secretary of State, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. Tribute speakers are coming out in force to honor Dr. Kissinger, and include The Honorable Zbigniew Brzezinski,...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.