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2013-08-18 23:03:03

“The Tower” was featured on NewsWatch as part of its popular segment, “Biz Report”, that takes a look at

2013-07-31 23:20:54

Sixth Annual Extreme Stair Climb to take place at Stratosphere Tower Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 It is called an extreme stair climb for a reason.

2013-01-05 05:03:42

The American Lung Association in Nevada (ALAN), Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield announce the fifth annual Scale the Strat, an extreme stair climb event

6.8 Million Birds Die Each Year At Communication Towers
2012-04-26 06:38:56

More than 6 million birds die every year as they migrate from the United States and Canada to Central and South America, according to a new study published Apr. 25 in the open access journal PLoS ONE.

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2011-02-18 10:43:12

TAU describes how Jericho's 11,000-year-old "cosmic" tower came into being.

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2011-01-12 08:35:00

Experts at the Technical Centre for Mechanical Industries (CETIM) in France have assembled a digital model of the Eiffel Tower in order to help those in charge of the landmark maintain its safety and durability in the years to come.

2009-08-05 16:35:32

United Airlines asked the city of Chicago for a $25 million subsidy to defer costs of moving to the recently renamed Willis Tower, a city alderman said. Second Ward Alderman Robert Fioretti said the airline would relocate about 2,500 employees to the recently renamed 110-story building that was formerly named the Sears Tower after Sears & Roebuck, its first primary tenant. Rita Athas, executive director of World Business Chicago, said, the collateral benefit to all the small businesses...

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2009-07-16 07:48:37

The iconic Sears Tower in Chicago has a new name and more than a few disgruntled fans, an online group protesting the change said. Originally named after its first tenant, Sears Roebuck & Co., the 110-story skyscraper, still the tallest building in North America, will be officially renamed the Willis Tower after its current occupant, Willis Group Holdings, a British insurance company, CNN reported. The name change officially takes place Thursday, but a group called People Against the...


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edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
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