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2014-03-19 08:26:32

NEW YORK, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ray Bloch Productions is producing the upcoming Cities For Tomorrow event at The TimesCenter in New York City. This follow-up to last year's Building Sustainable Cities Conference, which is hosted by The New York Times, will take place over two days, April 21(st) and 22(nd), and will convene public and private sector leaders from around the globe to discuss issues related to the modern proliferation of urban population growth. Logo -...

2014-03-18 08:32:55

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Drug Watchdog is now trying to spread the word to all recipients of a metal on metal hip implant to not wait too long to get a MRI to see if their cobalt, and chromium hip implant has prematurely failed, because there could be statute of limitation issues that might preclude people from being compensated, if they have had a premature failure. For more information recipients of a all metal hip implant are encouraged to contact to US Drug...

2014-03-16 23:03:57

Laura Munson, NYT Best-Selling Author, to present a Haven Writing Retreat in Cabo at Hotel El Ganzo April 5th – 9th 2014. Act Now for Free Airfare for Next Five Participants. San Jose Del Cabo, Baja California Sur (PRWEB) March 16, 2014 To learn more about this Haven Writing Retreat and how to register, call Alchemy Retreats at: 802-362-0570. Or email them at: retreats (at) om-consultants (dot) com. Alchemy Retreats is proud to announce they have partnered with New York Times...

2014-03-11 23:30:16

A perfect book for women's history month, THE GIRLS OF ATOMIC CITY draws on the voices of the women, now in their eighties and nineties, who worked on the Manhattan Project at Oak Ridge, TN, during World War II enriching uranium for the atomic bomb and highlights a remarkable, forgotten chapter of American history. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 THE GIRLS OF ATOMIC CITY was hailed by top media outlets as “fascinating” and “a phenomenal story” when it was first published...

2014-03-11 23:27:44

New York personal injury lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm weighs in on a tragic workplace accident. A Metro-North track worker was struck and killed by a train after apparently going beyond a protected work zone. New York, New York (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Personal injury lawyer David Perecman, founder of The Perecman Firm, calls for an investigation after a Metro-North track worker was struck and killed by a train in upper Manhattan early Monday morning. The tragic accident was...

2014-03-07 23:02:09

New design, new voices, and more New England writers debut March 9. Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) March 07, 2014 The Boston Sunday Globe will launch a redesigned and re-envisioned editorial/op-ed section on March 9, adding two additional pages of space for New England writers to address issues of local, national, and global importance. The new op-ed pages, which will follow the award-winning Ideas section in the Sunday paper, will give prominence to longer-form opinion, and feature...

2014-03-07 16:21:30

Powerhouse Documentary Series and the Nation's News Source of Record Kick-Off New Initiative Saturday, March 8, 2014 with the Premiere of "The Men of Atalissa" on the Websites of POV and The New York Times NEW YORK, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PBS's award-winning independent documentary series POV (Point of View) and The New York Times today announced a collaboration to present new documentaries on the organizations' websites, www.pbs.org/pov and www.nytimes.com....

2014-03-05 12:27:52

Kush Bottles urges industry leaders to act responsibly SANTA ANA, Calif., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kush Bottles, North America's largest supplier of child-resistant packaging and state approved Philips Rx bottles for the marijuana industry, commented on the recent article in the New York Times stating that opponents of legal marijuana are watching Colorado closely for any signs of problems, which they could utilize and amplify to curb the entire industry. "Opponents of...

2014-03-04 12:23:11

Vook's new Author Control dashboard offers powerful tools to help authors track daily and historical book performance across major retailers, measure sales and unit downloads, and adjust their marketing to sell more books NEW YORK, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Leading ebook technology company Vook today launched Author Control, a daily market intelligence dashboard that allows authors to track the sales and unit downloads of their books in Amazon, Amazon KDP, iBooks, Barnes...

2014-02-25 23:29:50

New York civil rights violation lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm welcomes CombatHate, a new smartphone app that allows users to instantly and confidentially record and report incidents of hate crime. New York, New York (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 A smartphone app called CombatHate was introduced by law enforcement officials and community leaders at the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles, California. The new CombatHate app allows users to instantly and anonymously record and...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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