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2014-03-12 12:25:27

WARREN, Mich., March 12, 2014 The Michigan National Action Network (NAN) will join members of the Ukrainian community in a 'Free Ukraine' press conference at the Ukrainian Consulate at 26601 Ryan Road in Warren, Michigan at 11:00 AM this morning (Wednesday March 12, 2014). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140312/DE81828 At any time before or after this press conference, Nykoriak who witnessed all this UKRAINE-RUSSIA controversy first hand will be available for interview....

2014-02-04 08:30:03

EAGAN, Minn., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Dakota County (MN) court granted a judgment in favor of Eagan-based dermatologist Charles E. Crutchfield III, M.D. for the full amount he paid Inside Sports & Entertainment Group, commonly known as InsideSEG, and its owner, Ety Rybak, for his family to see international superstar Sade at the Target Center in Minneapolis. In his complaint, Crutchfield claimed that he purchased a "world class experience" from InsideSEG based on the...

2014-01-24 12:22:43

KIEV, Ukraine, January 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Presidential Administration of Ukraine has lost control of the situation by committing a series of system errors, including the signing of a number of laws aimed at restricting the rights and freedoms of citizens, which were adopted by the Parliament of Ukraine in gross violation of the acting regulations, as well as the involvement of police forces to disperse the protesters. Opposition party leaders Arseniy...

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'