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2014-08-19 12:26:16

WASHINGTON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO This collection of seven tables for each quarter comes from the Survey of Income and Program Participation. The tables that examine the role of government-sponsored benefit programs and the labor market among the nation's people and households within the economic climate of each quarter of 2012....

2014-08-19 12:23:21

LONDON, August 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TR-1: Notification of Major Interest in Shares 1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached: [ii] Royal Dutch Shell plc 2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes): An acquisition or disposal of voting rights X An...

2014-08-19 08:29:44

Learn more about The Dental Store Discount Membership Program, which allows patients to pay one fee for services throughout the year. SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- One of the top reasons why many people don't visit the dentist regularly is the cost -- the price of treatment seems prohibitive to people who don't have dental insurance. One Schaumburg, IL dentist office called The Dental Store is now offering a dental discount membership program that allows patients to...

2014-08-19 08:21:00

The 2014 GMC Acadia and 2015 Buick Enclave are available in Chicago IL CHICAGO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- There are hundreds upon hundreds of different vehicle options out there, which can make finding the precise vehicle residents of the Chicago area want a difficult process. From powertrain to specific features, finding the information needed to make a decision could take hours. But that is not the case for consumers interested in a Buick or GMC model near Chicago as...

2014-08-19 08:20:54

New Dodge Journey models coming to Calgary area AIRDRIE, Alberta, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Identifying a valuable vehicle for daily travel is one of the most significant decisions a family can make. As Canada's top-selling crossover, Dodge Journey leaves no question as to which vehicle the country has chosen to trust in support of daily family activities. Available in the upcoming weeks, the 2015 Dodge Journey is arriving at Airdrie Dodge to continue its role as Canada's...

2014-08-18 23:06:36

Mr. Michel Soula, the Head of NATO's Operations Section, will speak at QMARSEC (Qatar Maritime Security - Coastal & Border Surveillance Conference) in Doha, Qatar in October. (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Qatar’s largest maritime security conference, will focus on Maritime Domain Awareness - the Steps to Maritime Security. This year the QMARSEC Committee is extremely proud to announce that Mr. Michel Soula, the Head of NATO's Operations Section, will speak to the conference...

2014-08-18 23:03:51

Alliance Strategies Group, LLC announces new email list for concerned and patriotic citizens. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Patriot Survey, an elite email list of donors of a PAC and supporters of conservative causes is now available to marketers and fundraisers seeking to reach people who view themselves as strong, Constitutional conservatives who are concerned about the scandal to cover up the tragedy in Bengahzi, Libya, as noted in the Patriot Survey newsletters, and for many...

2014-08-18 12:27:28

Announces Government Action to Enhance Safe Use of Opioids OTTAWA, Aug. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health delivered a keynote address at the 147(th) Canadian Medical Association (CMA), General Council Meeting. During her remarks, the Minister affirmed the Government's commitment to continue working with the CMA on issues of importance while highlighting several themes encompassing some of her priorities, such as patient safety, prescription drug abuse, family...

2014-08-18 12:24:39

NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Professional Networks today announced Shawn Moynihan as Editor-in-Chief for National Underwriter Property & Casualty magazine. Moynihan was previously the Executive Managing Editor of the brand and will take on additional responsibilities as the newly appointed Editor-in-Chief. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100316/SUMMITLOGO A St. John's University alum, Moynihan has earned 11 Jesse H. Neal Awards, the Pulitzers of the...

2014-08-18 08:21:21

Metron Aviation President to Be Honored in October ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) has chosen Monte Belger, President of Metron Aviation, as its 2014 recipient for its highest honor, the Glen A. Gilbert Memorial Award. Throughout his 40-plus years in aviation, Belger has held standout positions as acting administrator for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and most recently was appointed President of Metron...


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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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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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