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2014-10-20 08:24:36

A new web article by Online Accounting Degree Programs details 25 of the world's most eco-friendly bank buildings. HOUSTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new article by education website Online Accounting Degree Programs proves that bank buildings can be ecologically sound as well as aesthetically pleasing. "25 Most Impressive Eco-friendly Bank Buildings" is a collection of the most environmentally green financial buildings in the world. The article was launched as an incentive for...

2014-10-20 08:23:58

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- StormHarbour, the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces it has acted as sole arranger and placement agent to Silicon Ranch Corporation ("SRC"), a leading privately held U.S solar project developer, owner and operator based in Nashville, Tennessee. StormHarbour's successful placement of corporate equity interest from Canada-based Greystone Infrastructure Fund is the first institutional investment received...

2014-10-20 08:23:15

-Primary Energy's Board of Directors Unanimously Recommends Transaction- OAK BROOK, Il, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Primary Energy Recycling Corporation (TSX: PRI) ("Primary Energy" or the "Company"), a clean energy company that generates revenue from capturing and recycling recoverable heat and byproduct fuels from industrial processes, and Fortistar LLC ("Fortistar"), today announced that the Company has entered into an agreement (the "Arrangement Agreement") with a...

2014-10-20 08:21:09

Pango Expands Team and Direct Footprint Across the USA NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PangoUSA, LLC, announced today that Mr. Guillermo Leiva, Assistant Commissioner at New York City's Department of Transportation joins Pango on October 20 in the role of Senior Vice President of Operations. The company also added two new Area Sales Directors, Mr. David Holler, located in New York City, and Ms. Janell Simmons, located in Houston, Texas. "Pango continues to be on the move...

2014-10-20 08:20:52

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association announced today that CyberPatriot, the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition, closed out their registration period with more than 2,150 teams hailing from all 50 states, Canada and DoD Dependent Schools in Europe and the Pacific. CyberPatriot is beginning its seventh competition season with a 40 percent increase in total registrations from last year, reaching thousands of students in the United States and...

2014-10-20 00:21:41

BEIJING, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sohu.com Inc. (NASDAQ: SOHU), China's leading online media, search, gaming, community and mobile service group, will report its third quarter 2014 unaudited financial results on Monday, November 3, 2014, before U.S. market hours. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100201/CNM013LOGO Sohu's management team will host a conference call on the same day at 8:30 a.m. U.S. Eastern Time, November 3, 2014 (9:30 p.m. Beijing/Hong Kong time, November 3,...

2014-10-20 00:20:48

BEIJING, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Changyou.com Limited ("Changyou" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: CYOU), a leading online game developer and operator in China, will report its third quarter 2014 unaudited financial results on Monday, November 3, 2014, before U.S. market hours. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090402/CNTH020 Changyou's management team will host an earnings conference call on the same day at 7 a.m. U.S. Eastern Time, November 3, 2014 (8 p.m. Beijing/Hong Kong,...

2014-10-19 23:01:42

The Twin Cities Residential Construction Fall Report combines current news from the National Association of Home Builders, Northstar MLS and the Minneapolis Home Improvement and Design Expo. The report is prepared by Home Destination, a Twin Cities residential real estate agent with RE/MAX Results, and offers a view on the current supply of new construction homes in the metro. Minneapolis, Twin Cities Minnesota (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 Home builders in the Twin Cities find the intensity...

2014-10-19 23:01:09

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "The US Firearms and Ammunition Market: Trends and Opportunities (2013-2018)" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 The Firearms and Ammunition industry manufactures small arms (including shotguns, rifles, revolvers, pistols, machine guns and grenade launchers), small arms ammunition, other ammunition and ordnance and accessories. Firearms and ammunition makers of the United States have benefited from conflicts abroad...

2014-10-19 23:00:49

Overall, recent trends toward the liberalization and globalization of world capital markets have resulted in greater mobility of investor capital, benefiting the financial sector through greater international participation in financial markets but also intensifying competition. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Financial Data Service Providers industry in its growing industry report collection. (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 The Financial Data...


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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  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
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