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Partnership Propels "Tennis Thanks the Troops" Campaign MCLEAN, Va., March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ThanksUSA today announced a new partnership with sports apparel company Athletic
After searching for eight years, an expedition funded by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has found one of the largest and most technologically advanced battleships in naval history, a World War II-era Japanese vessel that had been sunk in the waters near the Philippines.
In select theaters on March 20, 2015, are ghostly attacks causing 8,000 yearly US military suicides? HOUSTON, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WARx2 is coming to select theaters on March
GrabAGun is now offering the Ruger AR-556 for online purchase.
A Review of Conditions that Can Be Caused by Bioterrorism BALTIMORE, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an article published and posted online today, senior scholars at the
WASHINGTON, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights commemorates the 50(th) anniversary of the "Bloody Sunday" march that took place in Selma, Alabama.
Bait & Switch Land Grab RICHMOND, Va., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- What happens if you found out your family has lived a lie for 8 years? Virginia family farmer, Martha
WIN-T Increment 2 helps commanders break away from fixed command posts, allowing them to stay close to their soldiers even in remote and isolated environments. FAIRFAX, Va., March
Service members and their families get $500 back with the purchase of a new Toyota vehicle. NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- New Rochelle Toyota has launched
Partnership to provide enhanced support to the health and wellness of Canadian veterans and the men and women of the Canadian forces and their families TORONTO, March 2, 2015
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...
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...
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 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...
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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