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2014-10-17 12:28:33

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Health Coalition on Liability and Access today began running targeted radio ads in support of Joni Ernst, a Republican candidate for U.S. Senate from Iowa and key supporter of making meaningful and comprehensive changes to medical liability laws in order to ensure patient access to quality medical care. The ads, running statewide through November 3, emphasize Joni's understanding of the personal relationship between doctors...

2014-10-17 12:25:56

Communist Vietnam's policies and practices were observed to be the major source of destabilization of Southeast Asia, if allowed to stay the current course. PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Southeast Asia Conference was recently held in Washington, D.C., featuring diverse, local and international, speakers from Hawaii, Thailand and France as well as Laotians, Khmers, Montagnards and Americans with related expertise and experiences from academic institutions, business...

2014-10-17 12:24:30

LONDON, October 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) announces that on 17 October, 2014 it purchased for cancellation 1,016,000 "A" Shares at a price of 2121.74 pence per share. Following the cancellation of these shares, the remaining number of "A" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 3,918,986,093 and the remaining number of "B" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 2,440,410,614. Enquiries Shell...

2014-10-17 12:20:55

Pete Harkness provides area drivers with excellent model options STERLING, Ill., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Consumers living in the Sterling, Illinois area or in the surrounding communities of Davenport, Iowa and Rockford, Illinois that are looking for a new vehicle will find a variety of options at the Pete Harkness Auto Group. Offering Ford, Chevy, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Buick and Lincoln models Pete Harkness has vehicles to fit any need or lifestyle. Drivers looking...

2014-10-17 12:20:45

Gale Toyota offering family-friendly Toyota Models ENFIELD, Conn., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Gale Toyota is a family-owned Toyota dealership located in Enfield, Connecticut that has been providing quality, family-friendly new and used cars to area residents for 45 years. Three exceptional Toyota models that deliver versatility, performance and family-oriented features are the 2015 Toyota Sienna minivan, the 2015 Toyota 4Runner SUV and the three-row 2015 Toyota Highlander....

2014-10-17 08:22:53

BURNABY, British Columbia, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Schneider Electric(TM) Solar Business, a global leader in solutions for solar power conversion chain, will be showcasing a suite of new products and solutions for PV power plants, commercial, residential and off-grid applications at Solar Power International, on October 20-23 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141016/152681 Solar Power International is North America's premier educational...

2014-10-17 08:20:59

You can bring cheer to the military serving our country WASHINGTON, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Being away from home or loved ones is a sacrifice for thousands of men and women working overseas in the United States military. That's why our care packages to the troops help them feel our support while they are in duty: Send a care package to a loved one in the military using the United States Postal Service (USPS) 1. Check out the guidelines for international shipping and make...

2014-10-17 08:20:53

Avondale Nissan to welcome 2015 models of Frontier and Xterra AVONDALE, Ariz., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In an area with various rugged terrains and scores of off-road trails, the desire for a vehicle situated to negotiate such conditions is stronger than ever. To that end, one area auto dealership is now featuring two 2015 models that offer power and versatility that drivers demand when traveling off the beaten path. Avondale Nissan, located west of...

2014-10-16 23:15:24

Appointments made during the organization’s annual WISPAPALOOZA conference this week. Ossian, IN (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 The Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (WISPA), a membership organization that promotes the development, advancement and unity of the fixed wireless Internet service provider industry, announces the appointment of new Committee Chairpersons by Chuck Hogg, WISPA’s President. The one-year term appointments were made during the organization’s annual...

2014-10-16 23:12:19

A new white paper from national healthcare consulting firm PYA calls on healthcare leaders to adopt a new military-like mindset—one that deploys an adaptive leadership approach to build a culture of readiness and commitment—when challenged with today’s rapidly morphing, unpredictable healthcare front. Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The challenge has been issued, and the healthcare industry is engaged: deliver effective and efficient care that demonstrably improves population...


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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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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.