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2014-08-26 12:25:21

WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Why are college and university Costs escalating so rapidly? At a National Press Club Newsmakers news conference on September 10, Richard Vedder, Director of the Center for College Affordability and Productivity and economics professor at Ohio University, will discuss the reasons college costs have continued to explode despite 50 years of ostensibly benevolent government interventions....

2014-08-22 16:21:19

Vancouver Energy projected to generate $2 billion in local economic value VANCOUVER, Wash., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new, independently conducted economic impact assessment from Analysis Group shows the proposed Vancouver Energy terminal will deliver significant economic benefit to the region, generating $2 billion in economic value and creating an average of more than 1,000 jobs annually. "Analysis Group's findings confirm our previous analysis. Vancouver Energy will have a major,...

2014-08-08 04:20:25

AURORA, ON, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Magna International Inc. (TSX: MG; NYSE: MGA) today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. THREE MONTHS ENDED SIX MONTHS ENDED JUNE 30, JUNE 30, 2014 2013 2014 2013...

2014-08-07 16:22:23

- Overall revenues increased 7% and net loss attributable to stockholders decreased by 52% compared to the corresponding prior year quarter LAKE FOREST, Calif., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW), a global leader in compressed natural gas (CNG) storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today reported its results for the second quarter of 2014. Conference call information is provided below. Second Quarter and...

2014-08-04 20:22:06

GLENWOOD, Ill., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landauer, Inc. (NYSE: LDR), a recognized leader in personal and environmental radiation measurement and monitoring, outsourced medical physics services and medical consumable accessories, today reported financial results for its fiscal 2014 third quarter ended June 30, 2014. Fiscal 2014 Third Quarter Highlights -- Revenue of $34.8 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2014 -- Goodwill and intangible asset impairment charge of $62.2...

2014-07-29 08:21:32

- Net income of $323 million, $0.54 per diluted common share NEW YORK, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE: ALLY) today reported net income of $323 million, or $0.54 per diluted common share, for the second quarter of 2014 compared to net income of $227 million, or $0.33 per diluted common share, in the prior quarter, and a net loss of $927 million, or a loss of $2.73 per diluted common share, for the second quarter of 2013. The company reported core pre-tax income[1] of...

2014-07-24 08:37:06

PEORIA, Ill., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced profit per share of $1.57 for the second quarter of 2014, an increase from $1.45 per share in the second quarter of 2013. The second quarter of 2014 included a negative impact of $0.12 per share for previously announced restructuring activities. Excluding restructuring costs, profit per share was $1.69. Second-quarter 2014 sales and revenues were $14.150 billion, slightly lower than second-quarter...

2014-07-07 12:23:18

SALT LAKE CITY, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celtic Bank is pleased to announce that it recently funded a PACE bond with Los Angeles County in the amount of $6,860,000 for the New Constance Hotel located in Pasadena, California. Funds for the New Constance Hotel will be used to install energy efficient improvements including new HVAC and controllers, LED lighting, elevator motors and controls, window treatments, water systems, and insulation. These improvements are estimated to save...

2014-05-13 16:23:21

- Overall revenues up 82% and loss from operations narrowed by 59% compared to the corresponding prior year quarter LAKE FOREST, Calif., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW), a global leader in compressed natural gas (CNG) storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today reported its results for the first quarter of 2014. Conference call information is provided below. First Quarter 2014 Highlights: -- Total...

2014-04-09 12:31:02

More than 60 Top Economists Support Bipartisan Proposal to Prompt Long-Term Cost Analyses of U.S. Health Care Policy WASHINGTON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the eve of House action on the budget resolution, Representatives Reid Ribble (R-WI), Mark Pocan (D-WI) and other House Members proposed a standalone measure to enable Members of Congress to get a fuller picture of the costs and benefits of health care and other legislation. Currently, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO)...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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