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2014-07-21 16:23:38

"A Man's Love Story: Flora, Mariana, Dena, and Xinia" RICHMOND, Va., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dr. Richard "Dick" Leatherman, a noted author of management books, has written an engaging novel titled, A Man's Love Story: Flora, Mariana, Dena, and Xinia. This 450-page book is about the life of Steve Williams, a southern college professor, and the women he loves. It is written from a man's point of view and deals with life's tragedies and joys. Photo -...

2014-05-06 12:21:49

CHICAGO, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] will webcast its annual investor conference on May 21, beginning at approximately 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The presenters will be: -- Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jim McNerney -- Vice Chairman, President and Chief Operating Officer Dennis Muilenburg -- Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Greg Smith -- Vice Chairman and Commercial Airplanes President and Chief Executive Officer Ray...

Ghengis Khan's Rule Was Aided By A Warm, Wet Climate: Study
2014-03-12 11:11:22

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The 13th century Mongolian conqueror Genghis Khan relied on hordes of Mongol warriors to expand his empire. Now, according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, it has been determined that Genghis was also aided by the favorable effects of climate change. In the report, a team of American and Mongolian scientists described how they used an analysis of tree rings to show that from 1211 to 1225 Mongolia...

2011-04-22 13:02:00

WASHINGTON, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly five dozen U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers and their families were honored at the sixth annual National Capital Reenlistment Ceremony in Washington, D.C., Apr. 21. The ceremony took place in the rotunda of the National Archives in the same room that houses the Constitution, Bill of Rights and Declaration of Independence. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

2011-01-12 11:45:00

MONTREAL, January 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The highly valued domain name Poker.ca recently sold for a staggering $400,000. This allegedly makes Poker.ca the most valuable .ca domain on the internet, having sold for significantly more than any other site ending in .ca. There is a lot of speculation circulating about the company behind such a dramatic and extravagant purchase. Rumor has it that the man behind the purchase is the owner of one of the biggest poker affiliates in the world...

Word of the Day
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.