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2014-10-14 12:35:27

Online travel website in Mexico and Colombia continues to be powered by Sabre's newest API technology and Low Fare Search capabilities. The renewal aims to support PriceTravel Holding's expansion to serve travelers across Latin America and the U.S. Hispanic markets MEXICO CITY, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabre Corporation (www.sabre.com) and PriceTravel Holding (www.pricetravel.com.mx), an innovative retail online travel agency in Latin America, announced today a renewed and...

2014-10-14 12:34:09

DALLAS, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced that it has signed an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) agreement with SAP (NYSE: SAP) and plans to provide managed cloud services for the SAP HANA(®) platform. These agreements strengthen Unisys' capabilities to provide clients with real-time analytics solutions based on SAP(®) software on the Forward! by Unisys(TM) enterprise computing platform. The OEM agreement will allow Unisys to deliver...

2014-10-14 12:32:07

Brand looks to expand into new categories including activewear and swimwear NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Elle Macpherson Intimates," the women's and men's intimates brand founded in 1990, moves operations to U.S. market and will end their relationship with New Zealand based Bendon on December 31, 2014. "Elle Macpherson Intimates" is additionally poised for growth and expansion into new categories including activewear and swimwear....

2014-10-14 12:30:51

BOSTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The management team at Columbia Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRX) will hold a conference call on October 28(th), 2014, to discuss financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. The call details are as follows: Date: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Time: 8:30 AM EDT Dial-in Toll free: (866) 374-4635 (U.S.), (855) 669-9657 numbers: (Canada) or, International:...

2014-10-14 12:30:26

UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust partners with Davis Vision to provide vision coverage for 590,000 eligible UAW GM and Chrysler retirees & dependents SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Davis Vision today announced the signing of a major new client, the UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust (the "Trust"). The Trust is the largest non-governmental purchaser of retiree health care benefits in the United States and provides health care benefits to more than 755,000 UAW retirees...

2014-10-14 12:29:07

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: A new report issued today shows that the United States has fallen far behind much of the world in requiring large, graphic health warnings on cigarette packs. The report should spur the Food and Drug Administration to quickly develop and implement such warnings, as required by U.S. law. The U.S. is tied for last among 198...

2014-10-14 12:27:29

From Urban Rafting to Vast Waterways, Adrenaline Seekers will Thrive at these Aquatic Hotspots DALLAS, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hotels.com® is inspiring fall travelers determined to stay connected with the great outdoors, to take to the waves for their next getaway. Travelers can still indulge their inner adrenaline seeker by embarking on water sport adventures such as kayaking, canoeing and paddle boarding, which are equally gratifying during the fall. Whether exploring a...

2014-10-14 12:25:49

-- Report shows millennials are motivated researchers who want to make smart financial decisions -- WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennials are motivated online researchers who care about their finances and planning for the future, according to a new report released today by U.S. News & World Report. The 2014 Millennial Report, developed by U.S. News Market Insights, challenges the common preconceptions that the millennial generation - defined as those between the ages of 18...

2014-10-14 12:25:34

Ranking for the third year in a row serves as the Foundation for 29 Prime's Continued Expansion in 2015 IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 29 Prime, a technology company that helps small and medium-sized businesses grow through generating supreme online visibility, has been named to Inc. Magazine's 2014 Inc. 500|5,000 list of fastest-growing privately held companies in the U.S. This is the third year in a row that 29 Prime has placed in the exclusive Inc. 500|5,000 list...

2014-10-14 12:25:16

Simultaneous release on October 21 across more than 50 digital, cable, television, and mobile platforms including Amazon, AOL, CBS News, CNBC, Comcast's Xfinity TV, Conde Nast Entertainment, Facebook, Funny or Die, Hulu, iTunes, LinkedIn, MobiTV, Netflix, Pivot TV, reddit, Time Warner Cable, Twitter, Verizon FiOS, Yahoo and YouTube SEATTLE, NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul G. Allen's Vulcan Productions and Morgan Spurlock's Cinelan, in partnership with FilmBuff, today...


Latest United States Reference Libraries

Gulf Coast Native
2014-10-07 10:36:07

The Gulf Coast native, also known as the Louisiana Scrub or the Gulf Coast sheep, is a breed of domestic sheep that is native to the Gulf Coast of the United States. The origin of this breed can be traced back to the Churra sheep that were brought to the area by Spanish explorers during the fifteenth century. Other breeds were later introduced into the bloodline including sheep from France and Britain. For many years these sheep roamed free and were able to adapt to the conditions in the area...

Texas Tan Tarantula, Aphonopelma anax
2014-09-22 16:22:24

Texas Tan Tarantulas (Aphonopelma anax) is a species of spider belonging to the family Theraphosidae. The spider is very desirable as a pet because of its docile nature. Like most Aphonopelma species, it has a very slow rate of growing. It is one of the largest tarantulas found in the United States, as it commonly reaches a leg span of five inches at full maturity, and sometimes reaches six inches. It is similar in coloration to Aphonopelma hentzi, but considerably darker. It can be found...

Silver Appleyard Duck
2014-09-04 09:00:42

The silver Appleyard duck, also known as the Appleyard duck or the large Appleyard, is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England. It was named after its first breeder, Reginald Appleyard, who developed the breed at the Priory Waterfowl Farm to provide an aesthetically pleasing duck that could also produce large white eggs. Although it was brought to the United States in the 1960’s, it was not available to public breeders until 1984 and would not be officially accepted into the...

Tamworth Pig
2014-09-02 10:41:13

The Tamworth pig, also known as the Tam or sandy back pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated from the United Kingdom. It was first developed in Tamworth, Staffordshire in 1812 after a herd of pigs belonging to Sir Robert Peel was crossbred with pigs known as Irish grazers. It was later refined in Staffordshire and number of other regions including Leicestershire and Warwickshire. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United Kingdom and one of the least interbred, so it is highly...

Couch’s Spadefoot Toad, Scaphiopus Couchii
2014-08-05 09:20:52

The Couch’s Spadefoot Toad, Scaphiopus couchii, is a species of North American spade foot toad. The specific nickname couchii honors an American naturalist Darius Nash Couch, who gathered the first specimen while on a personal expedition to northern Mexico to collect mineral, plant, and animal specimens for the Smithsonian Institution. It is endemic to the southwestern United States, the Baja Peninsula, and northern Mexico. They can be found throughout the Sonoran Desert, which consists...

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