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2014-10-14 12:22:06

Large crossover SUV offers eight-passenger seating, fuel efficiency for Raleigh drivers RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As the crossover SUV segment as a whole continues a general trend toward an uninspiring middle ground, it can be refreshing to know that the segment still has its outliers. While eight-passenger seating and expansive interior cabins largely reside only in the domain of larger and costlier truck-based SUVs, the 2015 Chevy Traverse has proven to be...

2014-10-14 08:28:51

By Tory Burch NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tory Burch sees the world in color, inspired by people, places, and ideas--all of which influence her global fashion and lifestyle brand, synonymous with print and color. In her first book, Tory Burch In Color (Abrams; October 2014; hardcover; $50), she explores the many things that living in color mean to her. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/151918 Tory notes: "This book is a kaleidoscope of my greatest...

2014-10-14 08:27:30

Everytown Endorses State and Federal Candidates Who Have Shown Leadership in Effort to Keep Maine Safe from Gun Violence; Gun Violence Survivor Judi Richardson Joins Moms to Mobilize Voters; gunsensevoter.org/endorsements PORTLAND, Maine, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Everytown for Gun Safety's Gun Sense Voter roadshow stops in Portland today as part of the organization's campaign to build a constituency of Americans who will vote on gun safety this November and in...

2014-10-14 08:21:05

Raytheon delivers 10th AN/TPY-2 ballistic missile defense radar to Missile Defense Agency six months ahead of schedule WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. just gained another defensive system that will help protect the U.S. and its allies from ballistic missiles. Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered its tenth AN/TPY-2 ballistic missile defense radar to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) six months ahead of schedule. AN/TPY-2 is an integral element of the Ballistic Missile...

2014-10-13 23:03:04

Coast Dental Tracy dentist Farhana Rassiwala invites people to a complimentary seminar on Monday, October 27, 2014, to learn how fixed dentures, removable dentures, crown and bridgework, and other types of prosthodontics can replace missing teeth and restore smiles. Tracy, CA (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 A smile is one of the first things people notice. Many people who are missing one or more teeth often feel self-conscious or embarrassed. Some choose to smile less, or even will hide their...

2014-10-13 23:01:08

Medicaid is a massive federal-state entitlement program desperately in need of reform. Its mission is to provide health care to the poorest of the nation’s poor ... and thus the poor have the most to gain from positive reform efforts, says Peter Ferrara, a senior fellow for The Heartland Institute and author of a new Heartland Policy Brief, “Liberating the Poor from the Medicaid Ghetto.” Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 Medicaid is a massive federal-state entitlement program...

2014-10-13 23:00:41

The organizing committee for QMARSEC (Qatar Maritime Security Coastal and Border Surveillance Conference) 2014 and the Qatar National Security Shield Project, the official Host of QMARSEC 2014 is honored to announce that HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani; and HE Maj. Gen. (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 The organizing committee for QMARSEC (Qatar Maritime Security Coastal and Border Surveillance Conference) 2014 and the Qatar National...

2014-10-13 16:24:16

WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two elections experts will discuss the likely impact of recent court rulings, new state election laws and voter ID laws on the upcoming mid-term elections at a National Press Club Newsmakers news conference on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 10 a.m. in the club's Murrow Room. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080917/NPCLOGO Arguing that recent actions could suppress voter turnout by making it more difficult for the poor, minority groups,...

2014-10-13 16:20:22

Army of the Kind latest winner in Loeber Motors Community Assistance Program LINCOLNWOOD, Ill., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Chicagoland community benefits greatly from nonprofit organizations. Loeber Motors, a Lincolnwood, Illinois luxury car dealership, has set out to help those nonprofits raise awareness and funds toward their causes through a lighthearted social media contest called the Community Assistance Program. At the conclusion of September's campaign, local...

2014-10-13 12:21:57

2015 Dodge Journey available at Alberta auto dealership STETTLER, Alberta, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Demonstrating a strong application of sport utility principles, the consistency with which Dodge Journey has served drivers all across the country is seen in the vehicle's honor as Canada's best-selling SUV crossover. Also recognized as Canada's most affordable midsize crossover, Journey returns to Stettler Dodge & RV to provide local drivers with its signature brand of...


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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