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2014-10-16 16:20:44

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety and Truck Safety Coalition today released the results of a survey today released the results of a survey conducted by Lake Research Partners demonstrating overwhelming public opposition, 80%, to Congress raising the number of hours a semi-truck driver is allowed to work in a week. This issue was recently brought to public attention after a semi-truck driver crashed into a limobus injuring Tracy Morgan and...

2014-10-16 12:24:25

NEWTON, Mass., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- H.C. Starck addresses the rapid growth in furnace production with its high temperature materials and fabricated components engineered for furnace applications. Join H.C. Starck at the Heat Treatment Congress 2014 in Cologne, Germany, October 22-24 to view our wide-range of products for the heat treating industry. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140527/91427 H.C. Starck's product portfolio offers solutions for furnace repairs and...

2014-10-15 23:02:57

Company renews long-standing partnership with MPI to provide global event app and help drive better meeting experiences Vancouver, B.C. and Las Vegas (IMEX America) (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 QuickMobile today announced that Meetings Professionals International (MPI) has once again selected the company as its official mobile technology partner for 2015. For the sixth consecutive year, QuickMobile will support MPI with mobile solutions, including an event app for the organization’s two...

2014-10-15 16:28:12

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A measure of the legislative effectiveness of almost any member of the U.S. House of Representatives is easily available with the launch of a new website and upcoming book. The book, Legislative Effectiveness in the United States Congress: The Lawmakers (available online Oct. 14 and in bookstores this fall), provides a wealth of information on the effectiveness of members of Congress. The book covers 1973 to 2008, while the companion...

2014-10-14 12:35:36

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS) and its members will stage another GradsHaveDebt2 National Message-Congress Day on Wednesday, October 15, 2014. Graduate and professional students across the U.S. will message, post, and 'tweet' federal lawmakers about their staggering debt burden and the interest rate inequality facing postgraduate students. The GradsHaveDebt2 National Message-Congress Day will...

2014-10-14 12:29:54

Held in Conjunction with World Molecular Imaging Congress 2014 in Seoul, Korea CULVER CITY, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The world's leading basic-scientists and surgeon-scientists recently convened at the Optical Surgical Navigation Workshop, held in conjunction with the 7th annual meeting of the World Molecular Imaging Society in Seoul, Korea. Co-organized by Professors Hyun Koo Kim of Korea University Guro Hospital, a lung cancer surgeon-scientist, James Basilion of...

2014-10-13 08:27:39

- HS is a painful, chronic inflammatory skin disease that impacts approximately 1 percent of the adult population worldwide with no approved treatment options available[1],[2],[3] AMSTERDAM, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) announced new results from PIONEER II, a pivotal Phase 3 study, demonstrating the effect of HUMIRA® (adalimumab) in reducing common clinical signs and symptoms in moderate-to-severe hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), specifically the number of abscesses and...

2014-10-09 12:29:41

BOSTON, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cardiometabolic Health Congress (CMHC) will hold its 9(th) annual meeting October 22-25 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. As the leading destination for 1,400+ clinicians and Industry attendees, the CMHC offers a one-of-a-kind forum to learn the latest science and strategy for managing patients with cardiovascular and metabolic disorders. This year's Congress is particularly important. "It's been a pivotal year in CVD prevention, with a number...

2014-10-09 08:33:55

Smart Wi-Fi Continues to be at Forefront of Wireless Technology Innovation that Further Revolutionizes the Wi-Fi User Experience SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (WBA WI-FI GLOBAL CONGRESS) - Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) announced today at the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) Wi-Fi Global Congress being held here, that the Ruckus Hotspot 2.0 Online SignUp, Policy, and Subscription Management Server will be part of the Wi-Fi Alliance (WFA) Hotspot 2.0 Release 2...

2014-10-08 12:22:38

AEE Announces 2014 Award Winners at National Energy Conference WEEC ATLANTA, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Association of Energy Engineers is proud to recognize its 2014 award winners. Through its Awards Program, the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), a nonprofit professional association of over 16,000 members, recognizes the important work being done in the energy industry by individuals, organizations, agencies, and corporations. Award winners from around the world attended as...


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