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2014-07-20 00:20:17

WASHINGTON, July 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO VEHICLE THEFTS Profile America -- Sunday, July 20th. It took a while after the invention of the gas-powered automobile by Karl Benz in Germany in 1886 for someone to steal the wheels. The first stolen car is said to be of a French aristocrat's Peugeot in Paris in 1896. In this country, the first...

2014-07-16 23:13:36

BeehiveID partners with edentiX to offer comprehensive identity verification. Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Two innovative identity verification companies have partnered to offer a comprehensive identity verification platform. edentiX, an identity verification platform company based in Germany, has partnered with BeehiveID, based in Austin, TX, to provide enhanced identity verification be it online, offline or social for peer-to-peer customers to enable fast, robust identity...

2014-07-15 08:37:39

Nearly $1 Billion in Construction Equipment and Tools Lost in the United States Due to Theft Annually; Study Reveals California Remains Top State for Equipment Theft CANTON, Mass., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today LoJack Corporation (NASDAQ: LOJN) released new data originating from the Company's annual Construction Equipment Theft and Recovery in the United States study. LoJack's annual study and accompanying infographic reviews theft trends specific to construction equipment and tools...

2014-07-15 08:25:27

Shocking results visualized after LowCards exclusive study BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Credit card comparison website LowCards.com has released a new infographic following an exclusive survey of over 400 consumers asking questions related to identity theft. The graphic, available to view at http://www.lowcards.com/identity-theft-concerns-shifting-shopping-habits-americans-25494, helps visualize much of the data collected from the survey. "It is shocking...

2014-07-14 20:21:28

MILWAUKEE, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's Hospital of Wisconsin announced today that it has received a gift of $2.5 million from the Selig family to support the Sojourner Family Peace Center, a first-of-its-kind family justice model in Milwaukee. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140714/126909 The new, centrally located 78,000-square foot facility, which is scheduled to open in 2016, is a joint project between Sojourner Family Peace Center and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin....

2014-07-10 08:22:24

HOUSTON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PetroLogistics LP (NYSE: PDH) (the "Company") today announced that it and PetroLogistics Finance Corp. ("Finance Corp." and together with the Company, the "Issuers") have extended the expiration time of the previously announced solicitation of consents (the "Consent Solicitation") from holders of the Issuers' outstanding 6.25% Senior Notes due 2020 (the "Notes") to approve amendments (the "Proposed Amendments") to the indenture relating to the...

2014-07-09 12:23:12

MEXICO CITY, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comision Federal de Electricidad ("CFE") announced today the successful completion of its previously announced consent solicitations for debt securities with an aggregate principal amount outstanding of U.S. $3 billion (the "Consent Solicitations"). Consents were obtained from holders of the requisite aggregate principal amount of each series of the outstanding debt securities for which consents were solicited pursuant to CFE's Consent...

2014-07-02 23:10:49

Abernethy Laurels Retirement Community will host a program titled "Identity Theft, Fraud, and Scams" on Wednesday, July 9 at 2pm on the campus of the retirement community. The program is free and open to the public. http://www.abernethylaurels.org Newton, NC (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Abernethy Laurels will host a program titled "Identity Theft, Fraud, and Scams" on Wednesday, July 9 at 2pm on the campus of the retirement community. The program is free and open to the...

2014-07-02 20:20:49

HOUSTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PetroLogistics LP (NYSE: PDH) (the "Company") today announced that it and PetroLogistics Finance Corp. ("Finance Corp." and together with the Company, the "Issuers") have extended the expiration time of the previously announced solicitation of consents (the "Consent Solicitation") from holders of the Issuers' outstanding 6.25% Senior Notes due 2020 (the "Notes") to approve amendments (the "Proposed Amendments") to the indenture relating to the...

2014-07-02 08:32:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the White House's recent crackdown on seafood fraud and illegal fishing, Frequentz has announced the expansion of Information Repository & Intelligence Server (IRIS) beyond food, life sciences, and industrial supply chains to include a seafood and sustainability traceability solution. It also covers various global seafood traceability trade and regulatory requirements and is the first market expansion since taking over...


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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