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2013-01-24 09:49:33

As the gun control debate continues, Kevin D. Bradford, an associate professional specialist in marketing at the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business, says the focus should be on those who distribute guns, not solely on those who buy them. Bradford and a team of researchers conducted a first-of-its-kind study on the ways guns move from legal channels into the hands of criminals. In "Counter-marketing in the Courts: The Case of Marketing Channels and Firearms Diversion,...

2011-08-02 10:58:00

BRADFORD, Pa., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zippo Manufacturing Company, maker of the world-famous windproof pocket lighter, and West Coast Customs®, the most recognized name in the custom automotive industry, proudly announce that together, the two will unveil a brand new, custom-designed Zippo vehicle at the 2011 Zippo 200 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Watkins Glen International on August 13, 2011. The production of the new Zippo custom vehicle will be the focus of...

2011-05-17 09:30:00

Game Commission food and cover crews begin season of wildlife habitat improvements; Illegal dumping and ATV use remain problems HARRISBURG, Pa., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Game Commission's teams of land managers, foresters and Food and Cover Corps crews are focusing their efforts - and the agency's resources - on a massive amount of habitat improvement projects on the more than 1.4 million acres of State Game Lands this spring. "Wildlife habitats are...

2011-02-06 22:09:00

BRADFORD, Pa., Feb. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zippo, maker of the world famous windproof lighter with the lifetime guarantee, celebrates the Green Bay Packers with the release of two limited edition, NFL Super Bowl XLV Champions lighters. Commemorating the Packers' historic win at the new Cowboys Stadium in North Texas, the Zippo Super Bowl XLV Champions windproof pocket lighters will be available in high-polish chrome with either a color imaged or luster etched design. Both lighters will...

2011-01-27 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Louis quarterback Sam Bradford let AXE Hair call the plays as they took his hair style from shaggy to a short buzz. Bradford, the 2010 No. 1 overall draft pick and Rookie of the Year candidate, is working with AXE Hair for the launch of the brand's newest styling innovation -- AXE Buzzed Look Cream + SPF 15. It is the brand's first and only product with SPF and protects guys' scalps from UVA/UVB rays, while keeping hair soft and touchable. To...

2010-11-16 10:23:00

LONDON, November 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Summit Sets Out a Vision and Framework for Re-Thinking the Future is it Time for Business Leaders to Re-Think the Way They Make Things? In a world of increasing energy costs and potential resource shortfalls our future depends on a re-design of the materials, systems and services we use, say experts in 'Circular Economy' thinking ahead of an international summit in the UK this month. A group of the world's leading Circular Economy...

2010-11-12 15:50:00

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A federal judge has ruled that Bradford Regional Medical Center, an acute care hospital located in Bradford, Pennsylvania, violated federal law by submitting claims to Medicare based upon referrals from physicians with whom the hospital had a prohibited financial relationship. As a result, the damages owed by the hospital could be well in excess of $20 million plus millions of dollars more in False Claims Act mandatory penalties. In a 69-page...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • 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'.