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2014-10-20 12:22:04

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Emergency financial and other assistance will be available to the families of U.S. service members deployed to West Africa to fight Ebola on the same basis as those deployed to combat zones like Iraq and Afghanistan, Operation Homefront announced today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110623/DC25541LOGO The national nonprofit, which has provided emergency assistance to the families of deployed service members since its founding...

2014-10-20 08:27:52

CHALFONT, Pa., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This week marks the launch of the ASCEND Digital Marketing Summit 2014 presented by AWeber. The two-day conference taking place October 23rd and 24th in Philadelphia boasts an all-star lineup of speakers who are recognized around the world as influencers in the digital marketing and technology industries. Presenters include: -- Ann Handley, Marketing Profs, Chief Content Officer -- Wil Reynolds, SEER, Founder -- Peter Shankman,...

2014-10-17 23:06:13

CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, recently sponsored the 2014 Illinois Digital Government Summit held October 6-7 in Springfield, Illinois. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, recently sponsored the 2014 Illinois Digital Government Summit held October 6-7 in Springfield, Illinois. Government Technology, Executive Events hosts the summit each year to foster...

2014-10-17 23:05:06

Michael McDermott - running on the Libertarian line of the New York State Governor's ballot - has made the most of endorsements lately. Candidate McDermott is attracting voters and ballot support with fresh ideas, a skilled organization and an overall solutions plan to solve the State's problems that is getting traction. New York City (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Michael McDermott is putting his best foot forward and turning small steps into large strides in the process. Mr....

2014-10-17 23:03:49

Firm to provide data and business intelligence support services Fairfax, Virginia (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Sevatec, Inc. (Sevatec) announced today that it has been awarded a prime contract with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), to support the agency’s Data Business Intelligence Section (DBIS). Awarded under Sevatec’s Chief Information Officer–Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) government-wide acquisition vehicle, the...

2014-10-17 23:01:52

Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) will hold its 2014 annual meeting and other events Oct. 27-28 in Arlington, Va. Highlights include a military career fair, informational seminars and the Community Heroes Award Night honoring caregivers in the DC area. Alexandria, Va. (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) will hold its 2014 annual meeting and other events Oct. 27-28 in Arlington, Va. Highlights include a no cost military career fair,...

2014-10-17 23:00:55

Gravis Marketing announces a full suites of vendor services and consulting capabilities. Winter Springs, Florida (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Gravis Marketing and the president of Gravis Marketing, Doug Kaplan, are pleased to announce that they now offer political consulting services to assist in all aspects of an election campaign. Gravis Marketing, Inc. is proud of their new efforts and they are excited to offer a variety of services to help make a candidate or referendum successful by...

2014-10-17 20:21:53

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After spending her childhood following her father to different military installations, Col. Christensen Hsu decided to join the Armed Forces herself after earning a Doctorate degree in Dentistry from the New York College of Dentistry in 1997. Today she practices as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in the U.S. Army Dental Corps, stationed at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington. Hsu served four years on active duty and...

2014-10-17 16:23:09

URGE VOTE NOV 4 TO COUNTER RIGHT-WING TAKEOVER OF THE SENATE AND MASSIVE PROGRESSIVE LOSES IN THE HOUSE WASHINGTON, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Democratic Strategist and former White House spokesman Bob Weiner, along with Joseph Abay, Robert Weiner Associates' Senior Policy Analyst and Author, have published an op-ed in this week's Michigan Chronicle, "VOTE NOV. 4: Defeat Suppression of Minorities, Youth, Workers," a message to voters to show up at the polls...

2014-10-17 16:20:28

Amherst Toyota featuring the 2015 Toyota Tacoma and 2015 Toyota 4Runner AMHERST, Nova Scotia, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Consumers looking for a versatile Toyota model that has exceptional off-road capability as well as everyday driveability will find excellent options at Amherst Toyota in Amherst, Nova Scotia. Both the 2015 Toyota Tacoma and the 2015 Toyota 4Runner are versatile models that can double as an everyday vehicle and a vehicle capable of taking on the trails....


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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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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.