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2014-09-15 16:26:07

RSW/US Survey Reveals Biggest Marketing Agency Deficiencies CINCINNATI, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RSW/US, the outsourced lead generation & business development firm for marketing agencies, released their latest survey report: The 2014 Agency-Marketer Business Report. The survey was completed by 110 senior level marketers and 220 marketing agency executives during August, 2014. In the report, Marketers reveal their biggest concerns about marketing agencies today: Their...

2014-09-15 16:25:52

Keith and Mary Hudson come to Living Word Bible Church Scottsdale September 20-21 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The parents of award winning recording artist Katy Perry will be at Living Word Bible Church Mesa 3520 E. Brown Rd Mesa, AZ on Saturday, September 20(th) at 5:00 PM and at Living Word Bible Church Scottsdale, 8620 East McDonald Drive Scottsdale, AZ 85250 on Sunday, September 21, at 9:15 AM, 11:00 AM. This is just days before their daughter...

2014-09-15 16:24:58

LONDON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About Office Coffee ServiceThere is nothing as refreshing as a freshly ground coffee during a hectic work hour or after a long client meeting. Coffee is one of the best perks an employer can offer. The Office Coffee Service market in the US is a sub-market of the Vending Services market in the US. Office coffee service involves coffee vending in an office environment, which is maintained and supplied by an operator. The operator ensures there is...

2014-09-15 16:24:35

LONDON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Markets for Surgical Video Recording Devices and Surgical Displays report includes advanced systems that offer additional features such as: dual channel recording so two different imaging systems can be recorded at the same time, DICOM and PACS compatibility, and secure wireless system connectivity within hospitals. Many facilities have replaced their standard definition (SD) camera systems with HD capable camera systems. The...

2014-09-15 16:21:38

Kia Becomes First Korean Car Brand to Win Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) Grand Touring Sport (GTS) and Touring Car A (TC-A) Manufacturer Titles IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kia Motors claimed the 2014 Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) Grand Touring Sport (GTS) and Touring Car A (TC-A) Manufacturer Championships at the series' season finale this past weekend at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah. On the strength of five pole positions, five race wins and 13...

2014-09-15 16:21:22

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, together with its U.S. Air Force partner at the F135 Heavy Maintenance Center (HMC) at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, celebrated another significant milestone - qualification for F135 engine testing at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex (OC-ALC). OC-ALC - which in addition to engine testing is also qualified to perform maintenance and repair work on F135...

2014-09-15 16:20:45

Ticket Transactions Up 2.34 Percent in First Eight Months of 2014 vs. 2013 ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ARC, the financial settlement link between airlines and travel sellers, reported today that the consolidated dollar value of airline tickets sold by U.S.-based travel agencies rose 4.68 percent* year-over-year in the first eight months of 2014 compared to the same period last year, totaling $63.1 billion versus $60.3 billion in 2013. Sales for August 2014 were up 1.04...

2014-09-15 16:20:33

LONDON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About CarsharingCarsharing is a membership-based, self-service system that consists a network of stations and vehicles. In this system, vehicles are owned by a separate firm or an organization, or individuals, and are shared by users for a short period. Over the past three decades, carsharing has grown from a basic service provided by popular organizations to a widely recognized Urban Transport industry. It is developing into a globalized...

fracking
2014-09-15 03:45:09

Mark Golden, Stanford University Rising supplies of natural gas could benefit the environment by replacing coal as a fuel for electricity, but hydraulic fracturing poses dangers for people living near the wells, a new analysis finds. We can do better, the authors say. A strange thing happened on the way to dealing with climate change: Advances in hydraulic fracturing put trillions of dollars' worth of previously unreachable oil and natural gas within humanity's grasp. The...

2014-09-15 12:31:45

DALLAS, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com offers Global E-Waste Management Market (2011 - 2016) research report in its store that says the global volume of e-waste generated is expected to reach 93.5 million tons in 2016 from 41.5 million tons in 2011 at a CAGR of 17.6% from 2011 to 2016. The revenue generated from the e-waste management market is expected to grow from $9.15 billion in 2011 to $20.25 billion in 2016 at a CAGR of 17.22% from 2011 to 2016....


Latest United States Reference Libraries

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...

Sawtooth National Forest
2014-07-31 09:07:15

Sawtooth National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Idaho. It contains 2,102,461 acres of protected land that is separated into four sections known as the Fairfield Ranger District, the Minidoka Ranger District, the Ketchum Ranger District, and the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. The area was first designated as the Sawtooth Forest Reserve by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1905, but was given its current name and status after several land additions,...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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