1 day ago · The Texas Ranger Division, commonly called the Texas Rangers and also known as "Los Diablos Tejanos " —"the Texan Devils", is a U.S. statewide investigative law enforcement agency with statewide jurisdiction in Texas, based in the capital city of Austin.
1 day ago · Elena Kagan Official portrait, 2013 Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Incumbent Assumed office August 7, 2010 Nominated by Barack Obama Preceded by John Paul Stevens 45th Solicitor General of the United States In office March 19, 2009 – May 17, 2010 President Barack Obama Deputy Neal Katyal Preceded by Edwin Kneedler (acting) Succeeded by Neal Katyal (acting) 11th ...
This is a list of paleocontinents, significant landmasses that have been proposed to exist in the geological past.The degree of certainty to which the identified landmasses can regarded as independent entities reduces as geologists look further back in time.
1 day ago · Early torpedo gunboat designs lacked the range and speed to keep up with the fleet they were supposed to protect. In 1892, the Third Sea Lord , Rear Admiral John "Jacky" Fisher ordered the development of a new type of ships equipped with the then novel water-tube boilers and quick-firing small calibre guns.
1 day ago · Lisa Wilkinson AM is an Australian television presenter and journalist.. Wilkinson is currently host of Network 10 news-current affairs and talk show The Project.. Wilkinson has previously co-hosted the Nine Network's breakfast television program, Today, with Karl Stefanovic from 2007 until 2017 and Weekend Sunrise on the Seven Network from 2005 until 2007.
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1 day ago · Timaru (English: / ˈ t ɪ m ə ˌ r uː /; Māori: Te Tihi-o-Maru) is a port city in the southern Canterbury region of New Zealand, located 157 kilometres (98 mi) southwest of Christchurch and about 196 kilometres (122 mi) northeast of Dunedin on the eastern Pacific coast of the South Island.