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2014-08-25 08:20:33

Cavender Cadillac touts new Cadillac sport coupe model SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cadillac engineers and designers have found themselves another potential hit in the 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe in San Antonio, TX, which has recently arrived to the Cavender Cadillac showroom. The coupe version of the new 2015 ATS is a natural progression in the development of one of the most popular Cadillac vehicles that have become available in recent years. The Cadillac...

2014-08-24 12:20:26

All veterans encouraged to attend CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legion will conduct a town hall meeting here on Aug. 25 for veterans to discuss the quality of health care they are receiving from Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities in the region. Veterans and family members in the area receive medical care from the W.G. Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury, N.C., and a VA community-based outpatient clinic (CBOC) here. The town...

toxic leadership
2014-08-23 06:40:12

Crystal Farh and Andy Henion, Michigan State University Supervisors who are abusive to individual employees can actually throw the entire work team into conflict, hurting productivity, finds new research led by a Michigan State University business scholar. The study, conducted in China and the United States, suggests the toxic effect of nonphysical abuse by a supervisor is much broader than believed. Published online in the Journal of Applied Psychology, it’s one of the first studies...

2014-08-22 23:08:40

New Albany Dentist Dr. Brad Frederick is attending sedation training in Atlanta, GA today through Sunday. Dr. Frederick is the associate dentist in Dr. Ronald Receveur's dental implant clinic, which Frederick joined earlier this year. New Albany, IN (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 New Albany dentist Dr. Brad Frederick is attending sedation training in Atlanta, GA, today through Sunday. Dr. Frederick is the associate dentist in Dr. Ronald Receveur's dental implant clinic, which Frederick...

2014-08-22 23:01:09

With the stage set for the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Total Store Expo - which will be held in Boston August 23-26 - The Boston Globe published a pro-pharmacy op-ed in its online opinion section, Podium. The op-ed “To improve medical care, enlist pharmacists” is co-authored by Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE, president & CEO of NACDS, and Michael Malloy, PharmD, dean of the MCPHS University School of Pharmacy – Worcester/Manchester. Boston, Mass. (PRWEB)...

2014-08-22 16:20:44

Kokomo Auto World highlights summer savings as they near conclusion KOKOMO, Ind., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For many, Labor Day marks the unofficial end to summer, but Kokomo Auto World is making sure its customers have the opportunity to go out with a bang in a new Honda or Toyota. As Toyota's Annual Clearance Event and Honda's Summer Clearance Event both near their conclusions, central Indiana car shoppers still have time to experience lease and purchase offers that...

2014-08-22 12:22:58

LONDON, August 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) announces that on 22 August, 2014 it purchased for cancellation 750,000 "A" Shares at a price of 2394.96 pence per share. Following the cancellation of these shares, the remaining number of "A" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 3,942,845,869 and the remaining number of "B" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 2,440,410,614. Enquiries Shell Media...

2014-08-22 12:22:56

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today after the International Trade Commission's vote on oil country tubular goods (OCTG) dumped into the U.S. market: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO "Today's vote puts our domestic OCTG market one step closer to a level playing field for those products and the men and women who make them. It's been a long road...

2014-08-22 08:24:16

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, Jameel McCline will put on his boxing gloves and take to the streets in his 20(th) Congressional District to show his constituents literally how hard he will fight for them after he KO's his opponent, Congressman Alcee Hastings, in Tuesday's Democratic primary. In full boxing regalia, the 6'7", 260-pound McCline will step into the much larger public ring to show how hard he will fight to put people to work in his...

2014-08-22 08:20:23

Versatile power and new-age style put the Ford Fiesta at the top of the class DAVENPORT, Iowa, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Versatile engine options and a hip, trendy style make the 2015 Ford Fiesta one of the standouts in the subcompact segment. With power options ranging from fuel-sipping conservative engines to turbocharged excitement, the new Ford Fiesta fits a variety of lifestyles and requirements. Drivers in the Davenport, Iowa area will not be disappointed when they...


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
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'