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Rebranded from Run7on7, RunWell will raise funds for addiction treatment & recovery. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 19, 2011 Linda Quirk, accomplished ultra marathon runner and philanthropist, today announces the launch of RunWell: The Linda Quirk Foundation, a foundation that will continue to carry out her personal mission to raise funds and awareness for addiction treatment and recovery.
CitySpoon Invites Facebook Users to Make Every Day a Friday. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) August 11, 2011 CitySpoon is inviting Facebook users to make every day a Friday at T.G.I. Fridayâ€™s West Sahara. CitySpoon announces the â€œT.G.I. Fridayâ€™s Giveawayâ€ Facebook sweepstakes.
CitySpoon Invites Facebook Users to Make Every Day a Friday. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) August 10, 2011 CitySpoon is inviting Facebook users to make every day a Friday at T.G.I. Fridayâ€™s West Sahara. CitySpoon announces the sweepstakes,â€CitySpoon VP of Marketing Jamie Browne said.
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New 2011 JeepÂ® Wrangler Mojave pays tribute to renowned, rugged Mojave TrailJeep Wrangler Mojave features unique desert-themed exterior and interior designWrangler Mojave follows successful "Islander," "Mountain" and "Call of DutyÂ®: Black Ops Edition" modelsWrangler special-edition models created in response to Jeep enthusiasts looking for factory-customized vehiclesAll 2011 Jeep Wrangler models include all-new interior; new premium...
LAS VEGAS, March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sahara Hotel & Casino announced today that it plans to close on May 16, 2011. "We are working with our partners to assess a variety of options for the property, including a complete renovation and repositioning," said Sam Nazarian, CEO of sbe Entertainment Group, which owns and operates the Sahara.
Senior Palestinian official calls use of injured Gaza infant photos "disinformation"; UN official backs Morocco account of peaceful effort to disperse Laayoune protest hijacked by violent militants WASHINGTON, Nov.
Violent provocations underscore urgency of reaching a realistic political resolution WASHINGTON, Nov.
Spanish and American researchers have conducted a mineralogical and chemical analysis to ascertain the origin of "terra rossa" soil in the Mediterranean.
SAN ANTONIO, Oct.
As the world’s second-largest and second most populous continent, Africa is about 11.7 sq. miles including adjacent islands. It covers 6 percent of the Earth’s total surface area and 20.4 percent of the total land area. With 1 billion people, it accounts for about 15 percent of the world’s human population. It is surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, both the Suez Canal and the Red Sea along the Sinai Peninsula to the northeast, the Atlantic Ocean to the west, and the Indian...
Brassica tournefortii is a species of mustard plant that is more commonly known as Asian, African and Sahara mustard. It is very similar to other mustard species blooming annually with long stems reaching just over 3 feet in length, but the flowers are a duller yellow. Indigenous to North Africa and the Middle East, this species was transported accidentally to the United States by humans. It grows abundantly in the Sonoran and Mojave Deserts and in hot valleys of southern California....
The Spotted Sandgrouse (Pterocles senegallus), is a species of bird in the Pteroclididae family of birds. It is found in Afghanistan, Algeria, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Western Sahara.
The sand Cat (Felis margarita) is a small wild cat 19.69 inches (50 cm) long, plus an 11.81 in (30 cm) tail. It is distributed over African and Asian deserts. The name "Desert Cat" is reserved for a subspecies of the true Wild Cat, but it would go better with this species. It lives in those dry areas that are even too hot and dry for the Desert Cat. These areas are the Sahara, the Arabian Desert, and the deserts of Iran and Pakistan. The head is conspicuously broad and the ears are large...
The African Mourning Dove, Streptopelia decipiens, is a pigeon which is a widespread resident breeding bird in Africa south of the Sahara. Despite its name, it is not a close relative of the American Mourning Dove, Zenaida macroura. The African Mourning Dove is a largish, stocky pigeon, up to 12.2 inches in length. Its back, wings and tail are pale brown. The head is gray and the under parts are pink, shading to pale gray on the belly. There is a black hind neck patch edged with white. The...
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).