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2014-08-21 16:23:14

Think-Tank Founder Offers Prescription to Get Washington Working Again WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Conventional wisdom holds that the solution to political paralysis lies in ending gerrymandering, restricting money in politics and reducing polarization in the media. Not according to Bipartisan Policy Center President Jason Grumet who sets out a pragmatic new strategy to get Washington working again in a new book set for release on September 9....

2014-08-21 08:26:27

ALBANY, N.Y., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reports on the progress of the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in seven southern states (Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Maryland, South Carolina, Texas, and West Virginia) will be formally released and discussed in a forum hosted by The Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government of the State University of New York, the Brookings Institution, and the Fels Institute of Government at the University of Pennsylvania on...

2014-08-15 12:25:20

The American Legion will hold a town hall meeting and set up its next veterans crisis center during its 96th national convention WASHINGTON, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legion is sending a team of its experts to Charlotte, N.C., to conduct a town hall meeting and set up a Veterans Crisis Command Center (VCCC) to help veterans and family members affected by delays in medical care and benefits claims processing from the Department of Veterans Affairs. Verna...

2014-08-13 16:20:46

WASHINGTON, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legion National Commander Daniel M. Dellinger issued the following statement in reaction to Monday's passing of comedian Robin Williams: "The U.S. military and veterans who served in Iraq, Kuwait and Afghanistan, lost a true friend and supporter Monday. Like the great Bob Hope, Robin Williams used his special brand of comedy to entertain troops stationed in 13 countries, while traveling on multiple USO tours. By all...

2014-08-07 16:25:54

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Across nearly half a century of hit records, acclaimed movies, and concert spectacles, the unstoppable Cher has deftly managed to maintain her youthful mystique while simultaneously delighting in the wisdom that age brings. Now 68, the superstar and self-described "phoenix" sat down with AARP The Magazine to chat about everything from her new hit album and sold-out tour, to her private world and why she avoids mirrors....

2014-08-06 23:09:47

Home loans specialist in Temecula California Kevin Leonard is releasing new marketing materials for VA home loans. The new ads will run on Google Adwords , Facebook, and also on other video and social media websites. Temecula, California (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Homeownership for those who qualify for a VA home loan receive some new information on how to get pre-approved. Mortgage consultant Kevin Leonard and his team of mortgage originators are promoting purchasing a home in Temecula by...

2014-08-04 12:32:28

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Canada Knee Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020 http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/orthopaedic/canada_knee_reconstruction_market_outlook_2020.html Canada Knee Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020 Summary GlobalData's new report, "Canada Knee Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market data on the Canada Knee Reconstruction market. The report...

2014-08-04 12:32:19

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: EU5 Knee Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020 http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/orthopaedic/eu5_knee_reconstruction_market_outlook_2020.html EU5 Knee Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020 Summary GlobalData's new report, "EU5 Knee Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market data on the EU5 Knee Reconstruction market. The report provides value, in...

2014-08-01 12:26:01

Congressional leaders praised for reaching agreement and passing emergency legislation to speed up and improve delivery of VA health care for veterans. WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Legion National Commander Daniel M. Dellinger described a $16.3 billion VA health-care reform package, passed 91-3 by the Senate Thursday, as "one step" in a journey just getting under way to repair problems in the Department of Veterans Affairs. The measure, in part,...

2014-07-30 23:02:16

Huffington Post Founder and Best-Selling Author Now Featured in Health Coach Training Program Curriculum Lecturing on the Importance of Self-Care New York, NY (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The Institute for Integrative Nutrition (IIN), the world’s largest nutrition school, is pleased to announce that Arianna Huffington has joined as a guest speaker and is now featured in the curriculum of the Health Coach Training Program. Arianna Huffington is the chair, president, and editor-in-chief of The...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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