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Inaugural class of graduates include public service leaders from local, state, and federal government, NATO, and the U.S.
New investments will improve services in mental health and chronic disease management WHITEHORSE, May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, on behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA), in partnership with the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, Inc.
Mac Haik Southway Ford praises standard and available features of new Ford Fusion SAN ANTONIO, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With a wide range of new sedans on the market, consumers
Ordering parts from Serra Kia easier than ever with new Parts eStore BIRMINGHAM, Ala., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Drivers looking to order new parts for their Kia vehicles
Kokomo Auto World puts limited-time low prices on new and used vehicles to meet goal of 200 vehicle sales KOKOMO, Ind., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In an effort to meet its
Special offers at Holiday Mazda set to expire at month's end FOND DU LAC, Wis., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Memorial Day weekend marks the start of the summer season for many
CHICAGO, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- An award-winning author of four books on grieving the death of a friend has announced a partnership with Glenview-based Military Outreach USA. Photo
TRIBECA, N.Y., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Whistleblowers Against Fraud (WAF) is a New York-based team of
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)
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...
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...
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...
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...
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).