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2014-09-27 12:20:14

Buyer's get details on new model GM sedans EDMONTON, Alberta, Sept. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- There is no more popular vehicle than the modern sedan, with the most recent lineup of GM models among them. But finding the right vehicle is where things start to get hazy; Don Wheaton Chevy Buick GMC Cadillac knows the industry as well as the best of them. The staff in Edmonton AB have done the hard work already, compiling competitive purchaser's information on the latest GM sedans...

2014-09-26 23:06:47

Trident receives recognition as a Military Friendly® School for the fourth time, acknowledging the efforts they make for students serving in the United States Armed Forces. Cypress, CA (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Trident University International (Trident) has announced this week that it has been designated a 2015 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds. This is the fourth such time the University has been...

2014-09-26 23:06:14

Incumbent Marcellino filed suit alleging fraudulent signatures Mineloa, New York (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 The continuing legal battle for the New York State Senate's Fifth District returns to court this morning, with a hearing at 9:30AM in the Nassau County Supreme Court. The matter is Index Number 8640/14 in the Supreme Court of the State of New York. At issue is whether or not Georgina "Gigi" Bowman will appear on the ballot this November 4th. The New York State Board...

2014-09-26 23:04:21

Attendees will Learn Strategies for Solving the Risk Adjustment Puzzle Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Edifecs Inc., a global healthcare partnerships enablement company, will host a session at America’s Health Insurance Plans’ (AHIP) National Conference on Medicare to provide conference attendees with actionable strategies for improving risk adjustment accuracy and reducing revenue leakage. As healthcare reform moves full speed ahead, successful risk adjustment can drive...

2014-09-26 23:04:15

New Information Available on Minimum Value Healthcare Park City, UT (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Today, Zane Benefits, the #1 Online Health Benefits Solution, published new information on the Affordable Care Act’s minimum value provision. According to Zane Benefits, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued proposed regulations on determining the minimum value rules under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). These rules provide guidance for applicable large employers on whether...

2014-09-26 23:03:25

Law will bring increased accountability, transparency to dental insurance plans in California Sacramento, Calif. (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Gov. Jerry Brown has signed CDA-sponsored legislation into law that will bring increased accountability and transparency to dental insurance plans in California. Assembly Bill 1962, authored by Assemblymember Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley), establishes standardized requirements for dental plans to disclose how they spend patient premium dollars and puts...

2014-09-26 20:21:51

WASHINGTON, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council Action, the political advocacy arm of the Family Research Council and the organizer for the Values Voter Summit, will host a news conference at the Omni Shoreham hotel immediately following the announcement of the presidential and vice presidential straw poll winners at the 2014 Values Voter Summit. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080930/FRCLOGO The straw poll results will be announced in the...

2014-09-26 16:23:29

Coordinated action to prevent, detect, and respond to infectious disease outbreaks WASHINGTON, DC, Sept. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, committed to continued efforts to strengthen global health security at the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) meeting in Washington, DC. The meeting brought Ministers and representatives from over 50 countries together at the White House to discuss future actions to ensure long-term global health security, and global...

2014-09-26 16:22:47

NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC called Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas's address to the UN General Assembly a rhetorical cocktail of hatred, deceit and distortion. Once again, as in his previous UN speeches, Abbas undermined prospects for advancing peace. "President Abbas today offered no fresh ideas, indeed no hope for peace," said AJC Executive Director David Harris. "Recycling well-worn and false accusations against Israel, ignoring the damage...

2014-09-26 16:21:37

WASHINGTON, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers for Dental Choice, the advocacy wing of the mercury-free dentistry movement, commends the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposed rule to require dental clinics to install and maintain amalgam separators. "With its proposed rule, EPA is doing its part to reduce dental mercury going into our wastewater. American consumers and American taxpayers salute EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy's effort," said Charlie Brown,...


Latest Politics Reference Libraries

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
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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