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2014-09-13 23:02:48

TISTA wins a multi-year prime contract at the United States Secret Service and will provide project management and information system security office (ISSO) services, including support for applications, computers, secure and nonsecure network connectivity, teleconferencing, telecommunications, software and hardware installation, and IT staff. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 13, 2014 TISTA Science and Technology Corporation, a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB) IT and...

2014-09-05 16:22:09

Events in all Five Boroughs Encourage New Yorkers to 'Be Disaster Aware, Make a Plan to Prepare' NEW YORK, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirty five percent of New Yorkers do not feel prepared for an emergency, such as a natural disaster, fire, power outage or act of terrorism according to a 2013 survey conducted by the New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM). September is National Preparedness Month (NPM) and a new public service advertising (PSA) campaign is launching today to...

2014-09-03 23:04:32

Four Stevens' professors have received a 3.2-million dollar grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to continue Stevens Institute of Technology's participation in the CyberCorps™ : Scholarship for Service (SFS) program to prepare highly-qualified cybersecurity professionals for entry into the government workforce. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Four Stevens' professors have received a 3.2-million dollar grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to...

2014-09-02 23:03:38

Create a plan to reduce risk before disaster strikes. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) joins with the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Ready Campaign to encourage home and business owners to take time during National Preparedness Month to reduce risk and be ready before natural disasters strike. “This year’s theme: “Be Disaster Aware, Take Action to Prepare,” zeroes in on the importance of planning in...

2014-09-02 12:21:00

WILMINGTON, Mass., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, announced today it has sold $1.2 million worth of trace detectors to a customer in the European Union. The units will be deployed for critical infrastructure protection and homeland security. "We won this contract in a highly competitive environment. The contract win was a result of our trace...

2014-08-28 08:25:09

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) And Ad Council Release New PSAs As Part Of The National Ready Campaign To Encourage Families To Create A Plan WASHINGTON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fifty percent of Americans have not discussed or developed an emergency plan for family members about where to go and what to do in the event of a local disaster, according to a 2014 national survey conducted by the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)....

2014-08-22 12:21:11

WICHITA, Kan., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Southwestern College - Professional Studies has become the first Kansas four-year institution to offer degrees integrating the Naval Postgraduate School Homeland Defense and Security curriculum. Southwestern College partnered with the Naval Postgraduate School as part of the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) Center for Homeland Defense and Security (CHDS) and University & Agency Partnership Initiative, or UAPI, that brings together...

2014-08-20 23:12:42

In an effort to raise awareness of Internet safety, KidsEmail.org becomes an official “Champion” of National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Arbon, Idaho (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is observed every October as a way to promote responsible online behavior and make the Internet a safer place. To help celebrate the 11th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month occurring this October, KidsEmail.Org is doing their part to spread the word...

2014-08-19 16:27:21

LONDON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Homeland Security & Public Safety Market - 2014-2022https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/1937914/Global-Homeland-Security--Public-Safety-Market---2014-2022.htmlThe Most Comprehensive Homeland Security Market Report Ever Published12 years have passed since 9/11 and the global Homeland Security (HLS) & Public Safety markets are going through major shifts. Markets once dominated by...

2014-08-18 12:31:24

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eGlobalTech (eGT), a leading provider in management and IT consulting services for the Federal Government, was awarded a task order by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to provide project management support services, project artifact development, artifact organization, and configuration management for DHS OneNet. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130509/MM11093LOGO About eGlobalTecheGlobalTech (eGT) is a woman-owned...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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