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2014-07-14 12:23:26

LONDON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) announces that on 14 July, 2014 it purchased for cancellation 122,578 "A" Shares at a price of 2396.73 pence per share. Following the cancellation of these shares, the remaining number of "A" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 3,950,802,671 and the remaining number of "B" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 2,440,410,614. Enquiries Shell Media...

2014-07-14 12:21:13

DALLAS, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a contract award recently totaling $212 million from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command for Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) Maintenance & Surveillance services to U.S. and international PAC-3 customers from the Missile Support Center. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140714/126673 Lockheed Martin is the prime contractor on the PAC-3 Missile Segment of the Patriot air defense system....

2014-07-14 08:21:12

Boardman Nissan overviews the 2015 Versa, Altima for customers BOARDMAN, Ohio, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With the influx of new 2015 models arriving on a regular basis, one Ohio dealership is providing customers with a comprehensive look at two of the newest Nissan models to hit the marketplace. Boardman Nissan recently highlighted the the 2015 Versa Sedan and Altima on its website. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/126331 The Versa comes in four...

2014-07-14 04:20:33

Enhanced missile will counter swarming boat threat LONDON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully completed the latest guided flight test of its SeaGriffin(TM) missile. The test further demonstrated the effectiveness of SeaGriffin's semi-active laser guidance system, and the missile's ability to capture images from a newly-added imaging infrared seeker (IIR). During the Raytheon-funded test, a SeaGriffin missile, launched from an integrated surface launch...

2014-07-13 04:20:06

Test marks first dual AMRAAM shots from any F-35 variant LONDON, July 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A U.S. Air Force pilot successfully fired two Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) AIM 120 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles from an F-35B fighter aircraft. The missiles tracked and engaged two aerial targets during a Weapon Delivery Accuracy mission in Southern California. The test marked the first dual AMRAAM shot from any F-35 variant, and the first live AMRAAM shot from the F-35B....

2014-07-12 23:04:02

US Federal Contractor Registration, the world's largest third party registration tracked down the top 3 Woman Owned Small Business government contracts posted to FedBizOpps in the month of July for 2014 in Illinois. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 US Federal Contractor Registration has helped thousands of Woman Owned Small Businesses become approved to win federal set-aside contracts. The great thing about Woman Owned Small Business contracts is that the federal government devotes...

2014-07-12 00:20:05

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Angel MedFlight: After issuing our press release "Flight Paramedic is True American Health Care Hero," we received several emails and phone calls questioning the veracity of Kyle W. Luginbyhl's story. We immediately began our own internal investigation. The searches conducted returned negative results for military service. (Verification of military service would not have been conducted in connection...

2014-07-11 23:08:43

US Federal Contractor Registration (USFCR) is releasing highly regarded data showing the increase of federal contracts in North Carolina. Currently after reviewing the federal marketplace for available solicitations, US Federal Contractor Registration has found 402 contracting opportunities/awards in the state of North Carolina. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 US Federal Contractor Registration (USFCR) is releasing highly regarded data showing the increase of federal contracts in...

2014-07-11 23:06:20

Woodland Hills permanent teeth in one day expert, Dr. Saj Jivraj, founder of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Woodland Hills and Oxnard, Calif., will speak next week at the Nobel Biocare World Symposium in Marina Del Rey, Calif. The award-winning prosthodontist, international speaker and author will give a master class on the permanent teeth in one day dental procedure at 1:30 p.m. Friday, July 18. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Woodland Hills permanent teeth in one day...

2014-07-11 16:22:39

ATLANTA, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Amy Kremer, former Chairman of Tea Party Express and co-founder of Tea Party Patriots, has announced her endorsement of Clint Didier for Congress in Washington's 4(th) District. "Amy Kremer is the embodiment of the grassroots, tea party movement, and I am so honored to have her full support," said Didier. "She represents everything that my campaign is about - giving power back to the people, and not the professional politicians."...


Latest Politics Reference Libraries

Tori horse
2014-07-03 13:16:45

The Tori is a breed of horse that originated in Estonia. The first breed type was developed between 1890 to 1950 by crossing native mares with European stallions. The Tori’s quality slowly deteriorated from inbreeding depression found in the 1930s. The Tori was then crossed with Breton Post-Horse stallions to alleviate the inbreeding depression. As a result a larger type of Tori was developed and became widespread. Further crossbreeding was introduced with Hanoverian, Holstein and...

Dutch Heavy Draft
2014-06-13 15:06:40

The Dutch Heavy Draft is a fairly new species of horse from the Netherlands. After World War I they were developed for heavy draft and farm work by cross-breeding a Brabant, Zeeland-type Dutch mare and a Belgian Ardennes. Since 1925, the only horse allowed to be registered into the stud book is from registered parents. Other names for the breed are Dutch Draft, Dutch Draught or Nederland Trekpaard. It is a relatively tall horse that stands about 64 inches high. Its coat is normally...

The History Of Drone Technology
2014-05-26 09:05:12

Drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are pilotless and non-crewed aircraft that are capable of flight either by remote control or through the use of on-board computers. Other names for these types of aircraft are remotely piloted vehicle (RPV), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), and remotely operated aircraft (ROA). Drones are commonly used by the military, but are also being implemented in search and rescue operations and being utilized in other civil applications, such as...

Young Kerry Bog Pony
2014-04-17 12:16:10

The Kerry Bog Pony originated in Ireland, possibly a descendent of the Irish Hobby Horse, originally inhabiting the peat bogs of County Kerry, southwest Ireland. Although the exact origin of the Kerry Bog Pony is unknown, images from a 1617 book show similarities to the Irish Hobby as well as the Kerry Bog of today. The pony was initially used for transporting peat and kelp from the bog over a variety of terrain. Some were used to pull carts and others were for harness. When they were not...

EE-9 Cascavel
2014-02-05 12:39:46

Engenheiros Especializados S/A (Engesa) was a manufacturer of military trucks, armored fighting vehicles and civilian sport-utility vehicles located in Brazil from 1963 to 1993. In 1963, Engesa began as a private company installing all-wheel-drive systems in existing commercial trucks, rebuilt, adapted and updated armored vehicles and tanks from World War II which the Brazilian Army owned. The headquarters for Engesa started in Avenida Liberdade, Sao Paulo but moved to Avenida Das...

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