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2011-11-03 00:00:00

Rhino poaching in South Africa averages more than one per day, surpassing 2010 record. Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 02, 2011 More rhinos have been killed in South Africa in the past 10 months than were killed in all of 2010, new poaching numbers reveal. Statistics from South Africa National Parks show that 341 animals have been lost to poaching so far in 2011, compared to a record total of 333 last year. South Africaâs grim milestone comes on the heels of an announcement...

2011-10-31 07:00:00

Reputation Rhino, a leading online reputation management solutions company based in New York City, launched several new solutions today to help people promote, protect and defend their online reputation. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 31, 2011 Reputation Rhino, a leading online reputation management solutions company based in New York City, launched several new solutions today to help people promote, protect and defend their online reputation. Reputation Rhino offers a comprehensive online...

Scientists Unearth Oldest Woolly Rhino In Tibet
2011-09-02 08:33:57

  A 3.6-million-year-old woolly rhinoceros fossil discovered in Tibet in 2007 indicates that some giant mammals may have evolved in the Tibetan highlands before the beginning of the Ice Age, according to experts. In a paper published on September 2 in the magazine Science, paleontologists from the Natural History Museum (NHM) of Los Angeles County and the Chinese Academy of Sciences, who discovered the rhino´s complete skull and lower jaw, argue that the beast adapted to...

2011-08-19 15:34:00

LEXINGTON, Ky., Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhino Resource Partners LP (NYSE: RNO) ("Rhino" or the "Partnership") announced today that it has closed on an agreement to sell and assign certain non-core mining assets and related liabilities located in the Phelps, KY area of Rhino's Tug River mining complex for $20,000,000. The mining assets include leasehold interests and permits to surface and mineral interests that include steam coal reserves and non-reserve coal deposits. Additionally,...

2011-07-13 07:18:00

LEXINGTON, Ky., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhino Resource Partners LP (NYSE: RNO) ("Rhino") today announced the pricing of its public offering of 2,500,000 common units representing limited partner interests at $24.50 per unit. The offering is expected to close on or about July 18, 2011, subject to customary closing conditions. Rhino intends to use the net proceeds that it will receive from this offering, along with its general partner's proportionate capital contribution, to repay...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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