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2014-10-09 23:00:30

Crime fighting adventures in embattled Mexico await in Frederick L. Malphurs’ ‘UN AÑO EN LA VIDA DEL DR. ZORRO’ Gainesville, Fla. (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 “Tens of thousands of people have been killed in drug-related violence in Mexico over the past seven years” the BBC reports, attributing the deaths to “fighting between rival drug gangs.” In this backdrop of strife and bloodshed, Frederick L. Malphurs tells the fictional tale of the descendants of Don Diego de la...

2013-06-29 23:04:35

Rainbow Trout Ranch celebrates seventeenth year since historic return of legendary horse "Zorro" after two years in the San Juan Mountains. Antonito, CO (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 June marks the seventeenth year since legendary horse Zorro returned to Southern Colorado dude ranch Rainbow Trout Ranch after a two year absence in the mountains north of the ranch. According to head wrangler David Van Berkum, Zorro was new to the ranch remuda in 1994 when he was one of the horses on an...

2009-09-06 14:58:02

A jury in San Diego County, Calif., has found in favor of TV actor Tom Selleck and his family in regards to a disputed horse sale. The North County Times of Escondido, Calif., said Saturday the jury awarded Selleck's family more than $187,000 for the family's purchase of a show horse from equestrian Dolores Cuenca. Selleck and his family members accused Cuenca and her agents of claiming the horse, which has a career-ending medical condition, was suitable for the Magnum P.I. actor's...

2009-04-06 08:00:00

Legendary Zorro Makes Debut on the Nintendo Wii(TM) in North America Offering Swashbuckling, Sword Fighting Fun for the Whole Family LOS ANGELES, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Global videogame publisher, 505 Games, together with Zorro Productions, Inc. announced today The Destiny of Zorro, a new action-adventure videogame for the Nintendo Wii, featuring the legendary swordsman and defender of the people - Zorro! The Destiny of Zorro marks the first interactive videogame experience for the...

2009-03-27 18:37:00

Woman Becomes Ninth Winner At Arizona Charlie's Since Zorro Began To Leave His Mark LAS VEGAS, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Zorro(TM) left his mark on a local Las Vegas woman's bank account when she won a $50,000.00 jackpot playing Aristocrat Technologies' Zorro penny slot at Arizona Charlie's Decatur Casino and Hotel in Las Vegas. The Texas native turned Las Vegas local became the third player in less than a year's time to hit the Zorro jackpot and the ninth Zorro winner at Arizona Charlie's...

2009-02-12 16:04:08

Police in Florida said they have captured a man suspected of being Zorro the Bandit, a serial robber who wore a Zorro-style dark fedora during his crimes. Tampa police said an anonymous tipster identified the bandit, who was wanted in connection with eight recent holdups at area businesses, as George Shaw, 50, the St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times reported Thursday. Shaw was arrested after detectives matched his fingerprints to a set found on a bag of M&Ms candy recovered after a Jan. 29...

2008-08-06 15:00:33

By MCDONALD, Greer KIWI director Martin Campbell has stepped up the star power, with reports that he is to sign acting legend Robert De Niro to his latest project. De Niro will join a cast that includes Mel Gibson in Edge of Darkness -- a drama adaptation of a 1985 BBC mini- series, according to Variety.com. Hastings-born Campbell has also worked on the remake of Alfred Hitchcock's classic film The Birds and directed Legend of Zorro and the Bond movie Casino Royale. Gibson -- in...

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South American Gray Fox, Lycalopex griseus
2012-12-31 13:20:01

The South American gray fox (Lycalopex griseus), also known as the chilla, Patagonian fox, or the grey zorro, is a species of “false fox” or zorro that is native to South America. Its range includes Chile and Argentina, extending in a line across the Andes Mountain Range. In its Argentinian range, it prefers a habitat within the semiarid western areas from the Andean spurs to the Atlantic coast, where its range widens. In the 1920’s, this species was introduced on to the Falkland...

2007-01-22 13:24:19

The chilla, grey zorro or South American Grey Fox (Pseudalopex griseus), also known as the Patagonian Fox, is a species of zorro (false foxes). Range and Habitat The South American grey fox is found in the southern cone of South America, particularly in Argentina and Chile. Its range comprises a stripe, both sides of the Andes Mountain Range. In Argentina, this species inhabits the western semiarid region of the country, from the Andean spurs to meridian. South from the Río Grande...

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  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).