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2014-08-22 04:20:16

Cirque du Soleil, Southwest Airlines® & McCarran International Airport Team Up to Surprise Passengers in Honor of Historic 1964 Visit LAS VEGAS, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cast members from The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil, Southwest Airlines and McCarran International Airport joined together today to commemorate the 50(th) Anniversary of The Beatles' historic Las Vegas arrival in 1964. In celebration of the band's first and only visit, cast members from LOVE took the same...

2014-08-21 23:15:01

International pop sensation, and now star of the silver screen, KUBA Ka is preparing the release of his U.S. debut album, a full length recording he has been working on in between his numerous high profile projects. Las Vegas, CA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 International pop sensation, and now star of the silver screen, KUBA Ka is preparing the release of his U.S. debut album, a full length recording he has been working on in between his numerous high profile projects. It was KUBA’s...

2014-08-21 23:11:06

Political Thriller’s Finale This Week on BBC 2 Boston and London (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 When the finale of the critically acclaimed “The Honourable Woman” airs on BBC 2 tonight and in a few weeks in the US on Sundance TV channel, the show’s production companies Drama Republic and Eight Rooks will commemorate more than just the completion of a major high end drama series. The firm relied on an innovative cloud-based approach to expediting its global production workflow - using...

2014-08-21 23:10:59

Dental laboratories in more than 40 states in the U.S. are unregulated. Restorations made at these facilities could contain harmful material that can lead to a range of health consequences for patients. Tallahassee, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Poorly-made dental restorations – whether produced in America or abroad – can lead to a range of health consequences for patients. To ensure better outcomes for safe dental restorations, it is extremely important that dentists and patients have a...

2014-08-21 23:10:48

ITsavvy just announced that it will be hosting a major technology symposium-- bringing together top industry experts and featuring one of the brightest technology minds in corporate America. ADDISON, Ill. (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ITsavvy, one of the fastest growing technology companies in the U.S., just announced that it will be hosting a major technology symposium-- bringing together top industry experts and featuring one of the brightest technology minds in corporate America. This...

2014-08-21 23:10:19

Beginning today, CLE Contact Lenses & Shop CLE are providing a 48-hour back-to-school sale; visitors can receive complimentary ground shipping within the USA on any order no dollar limit required.. Elmsford, NY (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 New York based Eye Care Associates enters its 15th year in business online as the operator of CleContactLenses.com and Shopcle.com, an online e-tailer that sells contact lenses, contact lens removers, contact solutions and other items that are eye care...

2014-08-21 23:10:04

Get first-hand experience with live demos of AIC's high-availability server solution HA401-CP2 and AIC's JBOD storage XJ3000-3163S implemented with Avago Syncro CS and Open-E DSS V7 Syncro solutions. View PCI-e SSD/ 2.5” drive hybrid storage server solution SB122-TO and 24-SFF-Bay J2024-01 JBOD delivering high-performance and low-latency. City of Industry, CA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 AIC will be exhibiting at VMWorld 2014 US in San Francisco, CA between August 24th and 27th. Live...

2014-08-21 23:09:14

The North American interventional cardiology devices market study covers the surgical and diagnostic devices market for angioplasty, aneurysm repair, and deep vein thrombosis procedures (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/north-american-interventional-cardiology-peripheral-vascular-devices-market-138691746.html). (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The "North American Interventional Cardiology & Peripheral Vascular Devices Market by Angioplasty Balloon (Plain/Old, Cutting),...

2014-08-21 23:07:34

Series of 1-Day, Global Events Focuses on Maximizing Patient-Centric Endpoints Philadelphia (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ERT, a leading global solution provider for high-quality patient safety and efficacy endpoint data collection, today opened registration for the PROFICIENCY™ 2014 Regional Conference Series: Maximizing Product Value with Optimized Endpoints. The series of 1-day educational events enable biopharmaceutical developers to network with leading researchers as they participate...

2014-08-21 23:06:50

Over the next five years, revenue for the Wig and Hairpiece Stores industry is projected to rise; the industry will primarily benefit from improving per capita disposable income, which will boost demand for discretionary purchases of wigs and hairpieces. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Wig & Hairpiece Stores industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The Wig and Hairpiece Stores industry...


Latest United States Reference Libraries

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...

Brangus Cattle
2014-07-12 11:06:20

The Brangus is a breed of beef cattle that originated in 1912 in the United States. It was developed by crossing the Angus cattle and Brahman cattle by the Brangus organization that was formed in 1949. The early development of the Brangus was achieved by the USDA at their Experiment Station in Jeanerette, Louisiana. The intent of the Brangus was to have a desirable beef cattle with the natural ability to thrive in adverse conditions from the Brahman. During the 1930s experimental breeding...

Nez Perce Horse
2014-06-19 13:22:49

The Nez Perce is a breed of horse of the Nez Perce tribe of Idaho, United States. In 1995, the Nez Perce Horse Registry was formed to re-establish the selective breeding of the Appaloosa that was destroyed in the 1800s. The program is based in Lapwai, Idaho and crosses the Appaloosa and a Central Asian breed, the Akhai-Teke. The Akhai-Teke is an ancient breed originating near Afghanistan. The have metallic coats and posses great endurance. Mixed with the Appaloosa horse, the Nez Perce...

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This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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