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2009-05-18 18:22:00

POMONA, Calif., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Rick Levin & Associates, Inc. will conduct an online auction of hundreds of electronics and computer equipment from the former IndyMac Bank. Bidding began Friday, May 15th 2009, and ends Thursday, May 21st at 10:00 a.m. PDT On-site previews will begin at 8:00 a.m. through 6:00 p.m. on May 20th, 2009 located at Fairplex Building 9, 1101 West McKinley Avenue, Pomona, CA 91769. More information can also be found at www.ricklevin.com or by calling...

2009-04-23 14:01:00

MIAMI, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- VSE Corporation and Rick Levin & Associates, Inc. will conduct a large auction of seized and forfeited property on behalf of the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Other agencies that are participating include: U.S. Customs & Border Protection, Immigration & Customs Enforcement, Internal Revenue Service and Secret Service. Proceeds from the auction are returned to these agencies through the Treasury Asset Forfeiture Fund for the continuation of...

2008-07-01 09:01:11

By Mary E. O'Leary, New Haven Register, Conn. Jul. 1--NEW HAVEN -- Another piece of Yale University's expansion north was celebrated Monday in a groundbreaking ceremony for its Health Services building -- a unique creation on a triangular plot across from the Grove Street Cemetery. The flaring walls and lack of right angles were designed by Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects of Altanta, Ga. and reflect the irregular shape of the historic burial site across the street; the exterior plays...

2006-07-03 14:58:29

BOSTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government is probing how Yale University accounts for millions of dollars in federal funds Washington sends to the Ivy League school to help pay for research projects, the university said on Monday. The U.S Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Defense and National Science Foundation last week sent requests for information, or subpoenas, to the school and Yale's president, Richard Levin, said he expects faculty and staff to cooperate...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.