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2014-07-31 12:21:50

CONCORD, Mass., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a Change of Command ceremony today at Faneuil Hall in Boston, Mass., District Commander Col. Charles P. Samaris passed the command flag, signifying change of command authority of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in New England, to new District Commander Col. Christopher J. Barron. Presiding over the ceremony was Brig. Gen. Kent D. Savre, Commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, North Atlantic Division. The custom of...

2014-07-31 08:31:44

SAN DIEGO, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Introducing a new clothing and entertainment brand geared towards outfitting men and women with modernized country clothing is the new country-inspired brand, Country Rebel Clothing Co. With the opening of their brand new online store, country fans can now visit the store and behold the unique selection of country clothes that combine the country-life style with rebel attitude. Country fans who also love Brad Paisley should also swing by...

2014-07-30 12:23:49

LONDON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Growth Opportunities for FRP Tank Market in North America: 2014-2019 Market Size, Market Share, and Forecast Analysis https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2185220/Growth-Opportunities-for-FRP-Tank-Market-in-North-America-2014-2019-Market-Size-Market-Share-and-Forecast-Analysis.html Background:North America FRP tank market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 2.8% during 2014-2019. The major...

2014-07-30 08:29:00

SAN DIEGO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Country Rebel Clothing Co. is new clothing and entertainment brand that embraces the modern country lifestyle and offers country lovin' men and women with their country outfits. The company's motto "Quality Threads & Entertainment" simply sums up what the company's recently debuted online store has to offer. The brand has built up quite the following on Facebook, Intsagram and other social media sites, and with the classic country...

2014-07-30 08:23:01

LONDON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Growth Opportunities for Composite CNG Tanks in Global Automotive Industry 2014-2019: Trend, Forecast, and Competitive Analysishttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2132262/Growth-Opportunities-for-Composite-CNG-Tanks-in-Global-Automotive-Industry-2014-2019-Trend-Forecast-and-Competitive-Analysis.html Background: The global composite CNG tanks market for automotive industry is expected to...

2014-07-29 08:42:40

'Shifting Gears' equips transitioning soldiers with skills to become GM automotive technicians ARLINGTON, Va., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army, General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), today announced they are teaming up to provide eligible transitioning Army soldiers with skills to become service technicians at GM dealerships after they return to civilian life. The Shifting Gears: Automotive Technician Training Program, a multi-year partnership...

2014-07-29 08:33:31

MINNEAPOLIS, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Universal Conflict Resolution (UCR), a Minneapolis/St. Paul violence prevention company has launched a timely and practical conflict resolution program designed for all age groups and a host of academic and business settings. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140725/130328 John Stewart and Tom Schockemoehl, veteran middle and high school educators, have combined their hands-on professional experience in conflict resolution...

2014-07-29 08:28:40

SAN DIEGO, Calif., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Clothing and entertainment brand Country Rebel Clothing Co. has recently introduced their online country-inspired clothing shop made specifically for men and women who love country music and embrace the country lifestyle. With its one-of-a-kind selection of country fashion apparel, the country brand offers a blend of clothing that is reflective of the company's nature - modernized, edgy and rebellious. The website is also...

2014-07-29 04:20:31

NEW YORK, LONDON, BERLIN and PARIS, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportstack's latest report on Global Police Modernization and Counter Terrorism Market 2014-2024 [http://www.reportstack.com/product/164693/the-global-police-modernization-and-counter-terrorism-market-2014-2024.html ] Report published by Strategic Defence Intelligence, provides readers with a detailed analysis of both historic and forecast global industry values, factors influencing demand, the challenges...

2014-07-28 16:20:47

RESTON, Va., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a national security, health and engineering solutions company, announced that Colonel Thomas G. "Tom" Fergusson, U.S. Army (Ret.), was inducted into the Military Intelligence Hall of Fame at Fort Huachuca, Arizona during a ceremony on June 27, 2014. Before retiring from the Army and joining the defense industry in 1995, he served as a military intelligence officer for 30 years....


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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Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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