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2014-09-12 08:23:45

New waterfront analysis calculates median value of waterfront, single-family homes in 250 U.S. cities SEATTLE, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nationwide, the typical oceanfront or lakefront, single-family home is worth more than double the median value of all homes, and in some communities the median waterfront house could be worth ten or more times the median value of non-waterfront houses[i], according to a new analysis by Zillow®. In the U.S. at the time of this analysis[ii],...

2014-09-12 08:23:35

Grant will fund financial assistance programs for families living with MS MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Harding's Hope announced today the organization will grant the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Upper Midwest Chapter $83,000 to help fund direct financial assistance programs for families affected by MS. Living with MS can mean unexpected and ongoing financial challenges. On average, the disease costs approximately $70,000 per year in health-care...

2014-09-12 08:22:50

(All amounts in US$ unless otherwise specified) VANCOUVER, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Capstone Mining Corp. ("Capstone") (TSX: CS) today announced that due to general market conditions it is discontinuing its previously announced offering of $300 million Senior Notes (the "Notes") due in 2022. "The Notes offering was intended to opportunistically repay borrowings under our existing credit facilities," said Darren Pylot, President and CEO of Capstone. "While the $300 million...

2014-09-12 08:22:03

Lackluster Derivative Demand, Returning Production Reversed Two-month Uptrend LONDON, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices in the $3-trillion-plus global petrochemicals market dropped 1% in August as energy prices fell globally, according to the just-released monthly Platts Global Petrochemical Index (PGPI). The PGPI is a benchmark basket of seven widely used petrochemicals and is published by Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals and metals information provider and a top...

2014-09-12 08:20:21

Savings on midsize sedans increase due to rising inventory levels SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Toyota Camry SE, which is selling at an average of 15 percent off MSRP, tops September's list of best savings on new vehicles, according to TrueCar, the negotiation-free car buying and selling platform. Published monthly, the "TrueSavings" report analyzes recent transaction prices and identifies opportunities for consumer savings....

2014-09-12 04:20:04

Kelley Blue Book Ranks Month's Best Lease, Financing, Cash Back Deals IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The experts from Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com, the only vehicle valuation and information source trusted and relied upon by both consumers and the automotive industry, have assembled their list of the 10 best lease, financing and cash back deals available in September from a variety of auto manufacturers. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121108/LA08161LOGO...

2014-09-12 00:20:21

- 100% of revenues donated to dozens of charities worldwide - NEW YORK, LONDON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cantor Fitzgerald & Co., a leading global financial services firm, announced today that Cantor Fitzgerald, together with its affiliate BGC Partners, Inc., raised the same as last year at approximately $12 million for charities around the world, at the companies' annual Charity Day on Thursday, September 11, 2014. Each year, Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC donate 100% of...

2014-09-11 23:12:44

The Alliance For Children and Families, the nation’s largest network of private community centers, and Aramark, a global provider of award-winning services in food, facilities management, and uniforms, have announced the Aramark Building Community (ABC) Academy. As part of the ABC Academy, Aramark has awarded $75,000 to expand local health and wellness programs. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 The Alliance For Children and Families, the nation’s largest network of private...

2014-09-11 23:08:54

Latest Report Global Skincare Devices Market Analysis Size And Segment Forecasts To 2020 now available in GrandViewResearch Database. View Full Report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/skincare-devices-market San Francisco, California (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 The global market for skincare devices is expected to reach USD 12,799.5 million by 2020, growing at an estimated CAGR of 10.0% from 2014 to 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc....

2014-09-11 23:06:57

A Kickstarter campaign to raise $5,000 in funds for Clipity to begin production of their hands-free smartphone device will come to a close on Friday, October 3, 2014. (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Clipity is a hands-free device that transforms taking selfies, navigating with GPS, Skype and FaceTime calls, and recording YouTube videos into a fun and struggle free event. For over a year Clipity has been fine tuning the clips prototype, and a Kickstarter (http://kck.st/1xbkZD0) campaign has...


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Ford Motor Company's Glass House
2014-04-13 07:51:53

The Ford Motor Company is an American automobile manufacturer with its  headquarters located in Dearborn, Michigan. It was founded by Henry Ford at 39 years old and incorporated on June 16, 1903. It is described by Forbes as "the most important industrial company in the history of the United States." Ford would go on to become one of the world's largest and most profitable companies and is one of the largest family-controlled companies in the world. Henry Ford made an attempt at an...

Larry Page
2013-09-17 12:57:55

Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....

2012-06-18 02:47:19

Symbol: ECFR Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   ECCRE2 Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. ssp. edulis Hitchc.   ECCRF Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. var. frumentacea (Roxb.) W. Wight   PAFR4 Panicum frumentaceum Roxb., non Salisb. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, CA, DC, IL, KY, MO, NV,...

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Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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