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2014-09-18 23:04:01

Global digital & alternative media revs grew 12% to $252B in 2013, pushing the global media economy over $1 trillion for the first time, according to new research from PQ Media. Key growth drivers have been the red-hot mobile juggernaut, online videogames, social videos, digital place-based networks, and word-of-mouth marketing. Stamford, CT (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Digital & alternative (D&A) media revenues increased 11.9% to $252.12 billion in 2013, pushing the global...

2014-09-18 23:01:36

The school year will see more than $20 million raised by college and high school students supporting their local Children's Miracle Network Hospitals through the national Dance Marathon movement. Dance Marathon Day is the first-ever awareness day shedding light on how Dance Marathons fundraise to provide charitable needs at Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Thousands of college and high school students across North America will be...

2014-09-18 23:01:13

Receive a specially priced massage, facial or seasonal pedicure between Oct. 20 and Nov. 1. GREEN LAKE, Wis. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 It is that time of year – time to relax, pamper and engage in health and wellness. Once again, Evensong Spa at Heidel House Resort is participating in Spa Week by offering three services at a special $50 rate Oct. 20 through Nov. 1. Evensong Spa, managed by Marcus Hotels & Resorts, is the only Wisconsin destination spa participating in Spa Week, a...

2014-09-18 20:24:10

ReportsnReports.com adds "Parking Management Market by Devices (Parking Meter, Ticketing, Occupancy Sensor, RFID, Automated Gates), by Solutions (Access Control, Security, Revenue, Reservation, Enforcement & Guidance Management), & by Services - Worldwide Forecast & Analysis (2014 - 2019)" global research report to its store. DALLAS, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- North America is the largest market for parking management services. Publisher expects this market to grow from...

2014-09-18 20:22:53

Support will create a new clinic and professorship with focus on patients with special needs ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Michigan School of Dentistry recently received two generous gifts to help create a new clinic and professorship aimed at improving access to health and dental care for patients with special needs. As part of their clinical training, students in the school work with a broad range of patients, including those with...

2014-09-18 20:22:06

Escape to the Hudson Valley for Hayrides, Haunted Houses, the Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze, Festivals and More WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaf peeping, harvest festivals and a host of Halloween events for all ages are some of the ways to enjoy the festivities in Westchester County, the heart of the Hudson Valley. "Westchester County has great attractions for residents and visitors to enjoy this fall," said County Executive Robert P. Astorino. "From frightful...

2014-09-18 20:21:49

Motor City Native Joins Tom's of Maine to Restore and Energize Local Eight Mile Road Park KENNEBUNK, Maine, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Singer, songwriter and producer Mike Posner has teamed up with Tom's of Maine to invest in people and the planet in his hometown of Detroit and in communities around the country. Posner is participating in the annual "50 States for Good" community giving program as a judge, and as part of this year's campaign, is also helping to shine a spotlight...

2014-09-18 20:21:13

OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure and mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, today updated its 2014 earnings outlook. In the Utility Support Structures Segment, over $40 million of projects scheduled for delivery in the second half of 2014 have been delayed by customers to fiscal 2015. Pricing in certain sectors of the market continues to be...

2014-09-18 20:20:26

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) (the "Company") today announced that it priced $750.0 million aggregate principal amount of unsecured senior notes due 2019. The offering was increased from a previously announced size of $500.0 million aggregate principal amount of notes. The notes will have an interest rate of 5.50% per annum and are being issued at a price equal to 100% of their face value. The notes will be guaranteed on...

2014-09-18 16:30:00

Wellness API Gives Developers Access To Emotional Discovery And Tracking Functions Using Voice-Powered Emotion Sensors TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beyond Verbal, the world's Emotions Analytics leader, today announced a new cloud-based Wellness API tailored to developers of wellness and fitness solutions to create emotionally-aware apps, devices and services. Simply using the human voice, the Beyond Wellness API turns a smartphone, microphone-equipped wearable device or...


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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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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.