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2014-09-30 20:24:32

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US national securities exchanges and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (FINRA), collectively, the self-regulatory organizations, or SROs, today filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) a national market system (NMS) plan to govern the creation, maintenance and implementation of the Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT) and Central Repository. Submission of the plan meets the deadline established by the SEC. The...

2014-09-30 16:22:25

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) utilities are warning customers about a scam involving a telephone caller posing as a utility company employee threatening to shut off power unless an immediate payment is made using a pre-paid debit card such as a Green Dot card. Scams involving callers asking for utility bill payment via Green Dot cards have been reported by customers in all of FirstEnergy's service areas from Ohio to New Jersey, which include:...

2014-09-26 08:22:24

GREENSBURG, Pa., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- West Penn Power, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utility, has completed a significant substation upgrade near Ryerson Station to help enhance customer service reliability in Greene County, Pa., and help support the electricity demand of local coal mines. The project included installing a new 73-ton transformer that converts power from 138-kilovolts (kV) to 25-kV as it moves along the transmission system to serve customers. The new unit...

2014-09-24 23:03:38

The Firm is evaluating potential Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who developed Type 2 diabetes, allegedly due to their use of the cholesterol-lowering statin. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) filed on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes due to their use of the cholesterol-lowering statin are moving forward in the federal litigation underway in U.S. District Court, District of South...

2014-09-24 20:21:26

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantage Energy Inc. (the "Company") today announced the postponement of its previously-announced initial public offering. The Company's board of directors, management and sponsors elected to postpone the offering as a result of unfavorable equity market conditions. The Company will continue to evaluate the timing for the proposed offering as market conditions develop. A registration statement relating to the securities remains on file...

2014-09-24 12:24:18

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) announced that a Request for Proposal (RFP) will be issued to purchase 48,500 Solar Photovoltaic Alternative Energy Certificates (SPAECs) annually over a two-year period on behalf of three of FirstEnergy's Pennsylvania utilities - Pennsylvania Power Company, Pennsylvania Electric Company, and Metropolitan Edison Company. The RFP process will be conducted by The Brattle Group and will take place in October and...

2014-09-23 12:34:17

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyco (NYSE: TYC) today announced that it is building on its Internet of Things capabilities, combining proven technology and innovations with the expertise of its Installation and Services groups and the more than one billion fire, security and retail sensors and devices the company has installed around the world. These capabilities will enable Tyco to offer new intelligent services for customers ranging from Fortune 500 companies...

2014-09-23 12:24:12

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed upgrades on 16 major circuits serving more than 30,000 customers in the counties of Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex and Warren. The work is part of the company's effort to use advanced technology to help enhance service reliability to customers. The upgrades included installing more resilient polymer fuses, adding larger 10-foot cross-arms to...

2014-09-23 08:32:11

FAIRFIELD, N.J., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDIMETRIKS PHARMACEUTICALS today announced that Andrew Lary and William Resnick have been elected to Medimetriks' Board of Directors as independent directors. Mr. Lary, who will serve on Medimetriks' Audit Committee, brings 20 years of financial and investment experience to the Company. Mr. Lary is currently Managing Director, Investments, at Domain Capital Advisors, LLC, a leading institutional investment firm. Mr. Lary is...

2014-09-22 08:22:56

CALGARY, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Ivanhoe Energy Inc. (TSX: IE; NASDAQ: IVAN) today announced the appointment of Blair Vago as the company's Acting Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Vago, Ivanhoe Energy's Divisional Controller in Ecuador, will assume the duties of Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) from Greg Phaneuf, whose resignation from the position takes effect on October 10, 2014. Mr. Vago is a licensed Certified Public...


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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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