Quantcast

Latest Politics Stories

2015-03-02 16:22:40

Teamsters General President Asks Administration to Put Cross-Border on the Table During TPP Talks; Protect Highway Safety WASHINGTON, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a

2015-03-02 16:22:20

2015 GMC Yukon, Sierra 1500 take on Ford Expedition, F-150 respectively CHICAGO, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Local Chicago, Illinois automotive dealership Bill Kay Buick GMC

2015-03-02 12:27:11

NEW YORK, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thousands of Orthodox Jews will demonstrate in Manhattan this Tuesday, March 3, at 4:30 PM in front of the Israeli consulate at 800 Second

2015-03-02 12:22:16

Service members and their families get $500 back with the purchase of a new Toyota vehicle. NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- New Rochelle Toyota has launched

2015-03-02 12:22:07

Speedcraft VW takes a modern approach to car sales and research WAKEFIELD, R.I., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- February brought Rhode Island a great deal of snow and a completely

2015-03-02 08:22:21

LIMA, Ohio, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Conceal Carry Travel USA has launched the nation's most comprehensive website designed to connect CCW permit holders and businesses.

2015-03-02 08:22:15

DALLAS, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds Military Ground Robot Mobile Platform Systems to Engage Terrorists: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts,

2015-03-02 08:21:53

WASHINGTON, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) today announced that with the assistance of federal mediators, a tentative settlement

2015-03-02 08:21:41

Department of Homeland Security Branch Chief, Former United States Army Major And Combat Veteran Transitions From 25 Years Of Military & LE Service To An Asymmetrical New York Based Public Relations


Latest Politics Reference Libraries

Korean Brown Frog, Rana coreana
2014-11-04 10:05:21

The Korean Brown Frog (Rana coreana) is a species of frog belonging to the genus Rana. It is endemic to the Korean Peninsula. Measuring about 1.5 inches in the males and 1.7 inches in the females, this species is the smallest of brown frogs within Korea. Image Caption: Rana coreana. Credit: Pierre Fidenci/Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 3.0)

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...

More Articles (56 articles) »
Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
Related