Quantcast

Latest American studies Stories

2014-06-13 12:22:55

CHICAGO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Company (the "Company"; OTC: TRBAA) and Tribune Publishing Company ("Tribune Publishing") today announced that, in connection with the Company's previously announced intention to separate Tribune Publishing from the Company, Tribune Publishing plans to raise $350 million of debt by entering into a Senior Secured Term Loan facility. Tribune Publishing is also arranging a $140 million asset-based revolving credit facility. Tribune Company...

2014-06-11 08:24:41

NEW YORK, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) today announced plans to fully divest its 81% ownership in CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. (NYSE: CBSO) through an exchange offer that is expected to be tax-free for participating shareholders in the U.S. The exchange offer is anticipated to be the final step in the separation of CBS Outdoor following its initial public offering ("IPO") in April. Upon the split-off, CBS Outdoor intends to convert into a real...

2014-06-10 08:27:23

The new Kudzu.com makes it even easier to find and recommend local services. ATLANTA, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlanta-based Kudzu.com, a trusted resource for finding recommended local services with free access to ratings and reviews, money-saving deals and meaningful advice, has redesigned and expanded their site. The new Kudzu.com helps consumers make more educated decisions when selecting local service providers. Highlighted service provider categories include: Home, Auto,...

2014-06-09 23:06:31

NFCC professionals offer financial tips based on their own experiences. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Advice is only as good as its source, and in this case the advice comes from those who have decades of experience providing financial guidance: executives of National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) member agencies. When asked to complete the sentence “If I knew then what I know now” with what they’d have done different financially, those who offer financial advice...

2014-06-09 16:23:53

WASHINGTON, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As more Americans are calling themselves non-religious (30% of Americans younger than 30 are without religious adherence) and a growing body of religious citizens are calling out the pro-Christian bent to politics around the country, Americans and their politicians are being called to consider what it means to be a nation which equally defends freedom of religion and freedom from religion as well....

2014-06-02 12:26:48

See The Greatest and His Wife Pose for the Cover of AARP Bulletin's June Issue; Exclusive New Video and Photos of the Ali Family in their Home Available at www.aarp.org/bulletin WASHINGTON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Ali caregiving story is about love, companionship and devotion. It is the story of a brave spiritual couple joining hands and going the distance in a difficult fight against an insidious disease, Parkinson's. But perhaps most importantly, it is the story...

2014-05-29 16:21:12

Teamsters Locals 1224, 769 to Lead Campaign to Unionize Pilots WASHINGTON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Teamsters Airline Division announced the start of a new initiative to organize pilots at Florida West International Airways (FWIA), a cargo airline based out of Miami International Airport. The pilots fly routes throughout the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100127/IBTLOGO "No other labor union can offer these...

2014-05-26 12:23:06

LONDON, May 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Brazil Hip Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/orthopaedic/brazil_hip_reconstruction_market_outlook_2020.htmlBrazil Hip Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020 SummaryGlobalData's new report, "Brazil Hip Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market data on the Brazil Hip Reconstruction market. The report provides value, in...

2014-05-20 12:25:31

Initiative part of Cox Conserves program; encourages employees to embrace eco-friendly behavior LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Through its Cox Conserves sustainability program, Cox Enterprises is launching a national employee solar program that will provide incentives for employees who choose to install solar panel systems on their homes. The program was announced by Cox Enterprises Chairman Jim Kennedy today in a session on energizing employees at Fortune's...

2014-05-18 16:20:22

--Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting-- LOS ANGELES, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of May 18, 2014 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials(TM) and International Box Office Essentials(TM) theatrical measurement services. As the trusted standard for all studio box office...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'