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2014-02-05 23:00:40

CollisionMax of Pennsauken, NJ is asking the public to nominate area U.S. military veterans for the 10th award of an auto body repair job; to nominate, visit metalofhonorproject.com by Friday, February 21. Pennsauken, NJ (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 CollisionMax of Pennsauken, NJ, is now accepting nominations for the next winner of its Metal of Honor Project, which has already selected nine U.S. military veterans for a free auto body repair. The deadline for nominations is Friday, February...

2014-02-05 20:21:26

DUBLIN, February 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2trqtf/nonlethal) has announced the addition of the "Non-Lethal Weapons Market - Forecast to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2trqtf/nonlethal ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Prevailing uncertain economic circumstances, the complex political situation, and the deteriorating security...

2014-02-05 08:27:45

National Museum of American History Hosts Day of Remembrance Event WASHINGTON, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Museum of American History will host an unveiling ceremony marking the return of the Nisei Soldier Congressional Gold Medal to Washington, D.C., after its seven-city national tour in 2013. The ceremony, held to commemorate the Day of Remembrance, will take place Wednesday, Feb. 19, at 10 a.m. on the third floor in the east wing of the museum. Following...

2014-02-05 08:24:54

Top Salons in the US, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Japan and other countries are gearing up to Compete at the 2014 Season. LAS VEGAS, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After a spectacular showcase of talent last October 14, 2013 at the Palms Resort, one of the biggest hair, makeup, and wardrobe competition spanning four countries has expanded to include salons in Canada, Japan, Brazil & Paris among others. It is also expanding its Student Battle to include Beauty Schools from around the...

2014-02-04 23:28:47

After 400 prediction failures, will these people ever get it right? London, UK (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 The president of the Lords' Witnesses, that is Witnesses both of the Lord God and the Lord Jesus, is defiant in his conviction that these dates are in the bible. "It is not hard to see from the scriptures that the Time of Distress of Daniel 12 and the Great Tribulation of Matthew 24 will involve nuclear terrorism. But it is hard to see precisely when these events will occur....

2014-02-04 12:20:59

Announcement made on the 73rd Birthday of the USO ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, on the 73(rd) birthday of the USO, the USO of Metropolitan Washington announced it is adding Baltimore to its name to reflect its strong presence throughout Maryland, including the greater metropolitan Baltimore region. USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore's (USO-Metro) geographic service area includes Northern Virginia, Washington, D.C. and Maryland. USO-Metro is a 501(3)(c)...

2014-02-04 08:27:24

To support military members and families in need of quality banking services, GOBankingRates released its rankings of the best military banks and credit unions of 2014 LOS ANGELES, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately 43 percent of U.S. military members do not have a rainy day fund(1), and with interest rates still relatively low and fees rising, it's even more important for service men and women to bank with financial institutions that keep the armed services community its...

2014-02-03 12:20:49

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army TACOM Lifecycle Management Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems $72.7 million under an existing contract to upgrade 12 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the M1A2 Systems Enhancement Package (SEP) V2 configuration. General Dynamics Land Systems is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). The most technologically advanced digital tank, the M1A2 SEP V2 includes improved color displays, day and night thermal...

2014-02-03 04:22:00

Mobile App Offers Licensed Slot Games, Real-World Rewards LAS VEGAS, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Real Deal Interactive, a leading developer of mobile social casino gaming platforms, announced today the addition of four new game titles to its Lucky Loot Casino mobile app. Available for download on Apple, Android or Kindle devices, Lucky Loot Casino is a mobile social casino gaming app that offers games licensed exclusively from slot manufacturers that supply real US casinos. These games use...

2014-02-02 23:00:45

Smart Weapons Market research report categorizes the global market on the basis of type, geography, forecasting revenues, market share, and analyzing trends: http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/smart-weapons-market-1284.html. (PRWEB) February 02, 2014 Smart Weapons Market Forecast Analysis (2013 - 2018) Browse more than 49 market data tables with 82 figures spread through 149 pages and in-depth TOC on "Smart Weapons Market"...


Latest War Conflict Reference Libraries

Sri Lankan Elephant, Elephas maximus maximus
2014-04-11 10:52:49

The Sri Lankan elephant (Elephas maximus maximus) is a subspecies of the Asian elephant that can be found in Sri Lanka. This species resides in lowland dry zone habitats in eastern, southeastern, and northern areas of Sri Lanka. It reaches an average height between 6.6 and 11 feet at the shoulders and weight between 4,400 and 12,000 pounds. It is darker in color than the other two subspecies of the Asian elephant and has more depigmentation its belly, face, ears, and trunk. Only seven percent...

Sri Lanka cinnamon, Cinnamomum verum
2014-02-09 09:22:38

Cinnamomum verum is an evergreen tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as True cinnamon, Ceylon cinnamon, or Sri Lanka cinnamon. C. verum belongs to the Lauraceae family. This small tree is popular because its inner bark is used to make the common spice cinnamon.  A large majority of plants grow in Sri Lanka; however it is cultivated for commercial purposes in other regions. C. verum trees can grow anywhere between 32 and 50 feet tall. Its leaves are longer than they...

EE-9 Cascavel
2014-02-05 12:39:46

Engenheiros Especializados S/A (Engesa) was a manufacturer of military trucks, armored fighting vehicles and civilian sport-utility vehicles located in Brazil from 1963 to 1993. In 1963, Engesa began as a private company installing all-wheel-drive systems in existing commercial trucks, rebuilt, adapted and updated armored vehicles and tanks from World War II which the Brazilian Army owned. The headquarters for Engesa started in Avenida Liberdade, Sao Paulo but moved to Avenida Das...

William Clark
2013-10-28 14:11:26

William Clark was an American explorer, territorial governor, soldier, and Indian agent who lived between August 1, 1770 and September 1, 1838. He is best known for his exploration of the territory between the Louisiana Purchase and the Pacific Ocean, which he conducted alongside Meriwether Lewis between 1803 and 1806. William Clark, born in 1770 in Caroline County, Virginia, was the ninth child born to John and Ann Rogers Clark. His family was known in the area as common planters with a...

Sri Lanka cat snake, Boiga ceylonensis
2013-10-14 14:36:42

The Sri Lanka cat snake (Boiga ceylonensis) can be found in Sri Lanka and throughout the mountain ranges along the Western side of India, the Western Ghats. A member of the Colubridae family, this species is mildly venomous and bites rarely cause any issues other than some local swelling. The species has a fairly aggressive disposition and is known to strike out and bite when in danger or feels threatened. Typically, a Sri Lanka cat snake measures approximately 4 feet long. You can expect...

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