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2014-09-02 08:30:43

Workers exposed to asbestos are given instant access to skilled Mesothelioma attorneys in order to receive financial compensation WASHINGTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "If a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, or their family members, are concerned about getting the best possible compensation for this rare form of cancer caused by asbestos exposure, we are urging them to call us at 866-714-6466 before they retain the services of a separate firm to...

2014-08-29 23:09:57

Eastern Washington University (EWU) Director of Athletics Bill Chaves recently shared his leadership philosophies in an interview with College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) Executive Director Brad Smith. Chaves, the 2012-2013 National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) Athletic Director of the Year, discussed a wide range of subjects, including his greatest professional influences, strongest personal attributes, and overall keys to success. Charleston, SC (PRWEB)...

2014-08-29 12:23:55

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton announced today that President Obama has nominated firm partner Danny Marti as U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator. Mr. Marti, who is currently Managing Partner of Kilpatrick Townsend's Washington, D.C. office, would become just the nation's second U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator by replacing Victoria Espinel who stepped down from the position in August 2013. The Office of...

2014-08-27 23:11:54

Laplink Software’s revolutionary synchronization software is now available at local software retailers. Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Laplink Software, Inc., announced today that boxed versions of Laplink® Sync™ have been shipped to local software retailers. Laplink Sync allows users to keep their files, folders, photos, and videos synchronized between multiple devices, including: Windows® or Mac® desktops, Android™ smartphones and tablets, and Apple®...

2014-08-27 23:09:00

Ranks 33rd with Five-Year Compound Annual Growth Rate at 62.28% Omaha, NE (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Washington Technology has named StrategicHealthSolutions, LLC (Strategic) to its Fast 50 list, which includes the fastest growing small businesses in the government contracting market. Strategic ranked No. 33 on the 2014 list, a significant jump from last year when Strategic ranked 46. The winners were chosen based on their compound annual growth rate from 2009 through 2013. This includes...

2014-08-27 12:34:08

APPLE VALLEY, Minn., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The English Language Proficiency Assessment for the 21(st) Century consortium (ELPA21) has chosen Questar Assessment, Inc. to produce a field test to collect information that will be used to guide the development of its first English Language Proficiency (ELP) Assessment. ELPA21, a consortium of 11 states -- Arkansas, Florida, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Nebraska, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Washington, and West Virginia -- is...

2014-08-27 12:28:09

The Gourmet Burger Authority(TM) Partners with Seattle Seahawks to Kick Off Football Season so Fans can Score Tasty Rewards GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (Red Robin) is ready for some football! This season, the Gourmet Burger Authority((TM)) offers Seattle Seahawks fans the chance to reap the benefits of their team's on-field successes. Whenever the Seahawks trigger a Tavern Double Tuesday promotion, Red Robin(®) restaurants...

2014-08-27 12:26:26

SEATTLE, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle is North America's most expensive destination for this upcoming Labor Day weekend, according to a new survey from TravelMag.com. The survey compared 30 popular destinations in the United States and Canada based on their cost of lodging. To stay in the least expensive double room, travelers to Seattle will have to pay $319 per night over the long Labor Day weekend. Compared to regular rates, that figure represents an increase of over 80%....

2014-08-27 08:28:02

The financial compensation process begins with calling the Mesothelioma Victims Center for honest help and guidance WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging family members of a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma who has recently died before having the chance to begin the financial compensation process to call them immediately at 866-714-6466, before time to get compensated really does run out. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com Photo -...

2014-08-26 20:21:30

FEDERAL WAY, Wash., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today announced it will move its headquarters from Federal Way, Wash., to 200 Occidental Avenue in Seattle, Wash. The move will occur in mid to late 2016 when construction of the new building is complete. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120111/AQ34535LOGO "There are two main drivers for this decision, which we made after thorough analysis of various options for the location of our headquarters,"...


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Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
2014-01-20 14:38:41

Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in the state of Washington. This forest holds 2,561,454 acres and extends along the Cascade Range to Mount Rainier National Park. The forest is divided into four ranger districts known as the Mt. Baker District, the Darrington Ranger District, the Skykomish Ranger District, and the Snoqualmie Ranger District. Because over half of the population of Washington lives within seventy miles of this forest and...

Gifford Pinchot National Forest
2013-11-25 14:48:46

The Gifford Pinchot National Forest is a national forest found in southern Washington, USA, managed by the US Forest Service. It has an area of 1.32 million acres and extends 116 kilometers along the western slopes of Cascade Range from Mount Rainier National Park to the Columbia River. The forest straddles the crest of the South Cascades of Washington State, spread over broad old growth forests, high mountain meadows, several glaciers, and a number of volcanic peaks. The forests highest...

Mount Rainer National Park
2013-04-24 16:30:45

Mount Rainer National Park is located in the state of Washington in the United States. The park holds 236,381 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native American tribes including the Puyallup and Yakama tribes. Many sites were found throughout the park showing evidence of older tribes including rock shelters and projectile points. The establishment of the park began in 1893, when the Pacific Forest Reserve was established. This area included a national forest as well as Mount Rainer and...

Olympic National Park
2013-04-18 01:02:08

Olympic National Park is located in the state of Washington, in the Olympic Peninsula, in the United States. The park holds 922,650 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native Americans. Most of the tribes were wiped out once European explorers introduced diseases into the area. In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the logging industry boomed, but the public began to express concerns of over logging in the 1920’s. However, the first proposal to establish the area as a...

North Cascades National Park
2013-04-18 00:41:24

North Cascades National Park is located in the state of Washington in the United States and was established in 1968. The park holds 504,781 acres and is the largest of three national park areas known as the North Cascades National Park Service Complex. It once contained 318 glaciers, but all of these have retreated at a fast rate and many glaciers have completely disappeared. The largest remaining glacier is Boston Glacier, but other large glaciers include Redoubt, Neve, and McAllister....

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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
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  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
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