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2012-09-10 23:02:02

US Postal Service Federal Credit Union determined that the quality of the services within Ncontracts creates unique benefits that creates a substantial return on investment Brentwood, TN (PRWEB) September 10, 2012 The US Postal Service Federal Credit Union has chosen Ncontracts, a leading contract and vendor management solutions, to augment their compliance program by strengthening contract visibility and vendor oversight. “Ncontracts is an invaluable component of our compliance...

2012-02-28 13:30:00

Eight years in development, TRAC combines expertise from nearly 3,000 terrorism specialists with real-time intelligence for authoritative research. Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 28, 2012 Before 9/11 few universities offered courses or programs of study on terror and terrorism; instead the issues were studied in political science or international relations courses. But the dramatic events of that day have forever altered the global need for the scholarly study of the subject —...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'