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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...

2014-08-17 23:00:39

With growing demand of MBBS admissions in the country, Hike-Kit.com brings out direct medical college admission assistance in India. Delhi, Delhi (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Nowadays getting medical college admissions isn't that easy. The MBBS seats are few compared to number of people aspiring for it. Many students search for direct MBBS admissions, but most of the time the seats in reputed colleges get filled up pretty quickly. Hence, the need arises for a proper consultancy which can...

2014-08-15 23:04:12

Malteser International announces $500k matching grant challenge. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Malteser International is responding to the acute humanitarian crisis in Iraq, where hundreds of thousands of people – mainly Christian and other religious minorities – have fled persecution by the extremist group Islamic State (IS). The relief agency of the Sovereign Order of Malta announced today a pledge of $500,000 to match gifts from U.S. donors dollar for dollar. “Helping the...

2014-08-15 23:01:05

Alliance Strategies Group, LLC Announces Exclusive Management of this new and responsive email list of freedom-loving Americans. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Marketers and fundraisers seeking to increase their results while marketing to conservatives and republicans should contact Alliance Strategies Group, LLC (ASG), an audience targeting firm exclusively managing the Learn Right America email list. During the last 90 days of the 2014 election, the Lean Right America email...

2014-08-15 20:20:22

Countryside's Continental Mitsubishi stocks latest crossovers for new model year COUNTRYSIDE, Ill., Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Looking to build upon the vehicle's reputation for the new model year, Mitsubishi's improvements to the popular Outlander Sport look to pay valuable dividends for Chicago-area drivers in 2015. Through subtle renovations to the exterior and drivetrain, the 2015 Outlander Sport is once again prepared to make a big splash in the crossover SUV segment....

2014-08-15 16:20:51

Mercedes-Benz GLA expected on Loeber Motors lot in coming weeks LINCOLNWOOD, Ill., Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The compact luxury crossover segment is the fastest growing portion of the automotive industry for the 2015 model year. With new entries from the world's most respected automakers, the anticipation surrounding the releases of these small utility vehicles is at an all-time high. While there are several new models entering the class, the launch of the 2015...

2014-08-15 16:20:45

$30M committed for research and technology development, while international commerce and domestic jobs outlook benefit ABBOTSFORD, BC, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Over the course of two days at Tradex in Abbotsford, both government and key aerospace industry stakeholders made announcements that promise to affect the Canadian aerospace industry and the small and medium sized enterprises that support it. The Aerospace, Defence and Security Expo (ADSE), spearheaded by the recently...

2014-08-15 12:27:43

NSA Program Leverages Industry Expertise To Assist Government Agencies With Targeted Network Attacks On National Security Systems BALTIMORE, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Maddrix, a leading provider of incident response services and technology focused on targeted network attacks and insider threats, announced that it was recently accredited by the National Security Agency as part of the inaugural class of elite Cyber Incident Response Assistance (CIRA) providers under the...

2014-08-15 12:25:21

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The government of Equatorial Guinea has temporarily suspended the issuance of visas from neighboring countries and cancelled regionals flights by its national air carrier, Ceiba International, as measures to protect the country against the spread of the Ebola virus. This is one of a number of preventive measures taken by the country after it formed a national commission to lead anti-Ebola efforts. The government is...


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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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
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