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2014-02-25 08:31:10

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroSigma, Inc. (NeuroSigma), a California-based life sciences company focused on commercialization of its non-invasive Monarch(TM) eTNS(TM) System for the treatment of neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders, announced the appointment of David Hayes, Esq. as Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Prior to joining NeuroSigma, Mr. Hayes was a partner at Hayes and Boone, LLP, since...

2008-10-02 18:00:18

Multi-award winning musical legend Van Morrison will take to the Los Angeles concert stage for "Astral Weeks Live" at the Hollywood Bowl on November 7 and 8, closing out the 2008 season of the famous venue. Van Morrison has over 150 songs featured in major motion pictures--with the latest being featured in the Scorsese film 'The Departed". Tickets for the concerts go on sale 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 5, with Citi pre-sales beginning 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1 through 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4....

2008-08-20 00:00:00

The town of Epworth will be holding its annual show next Monday. The event, at the showground off Wroot Road, promises a wide range of attractions, including shire horses, showjumping and horticulture, as well as children's competitions and live entertainment in the beer tent. The star of the show may well be a robot called Titan, which has previously appeared on the Paul O'Grady TV show. Organiser David Hayes said: "The robot plays to the audience but that's all I can say without...

2008-08-04 12:01:04

By Anika Myers Palm, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Aug. 4--Construction companies, already stung by the end of the commercial building boom, now find themselves contending with higher prices for certain materials -- particularly steel. Development booms in Asia and other emerging foreign markets are pinching supplies to the point that builders in Central Florida are paying double-digit percentage increases for steel-related products -- even as the cost of petroleum-related products...

2008-07-18 03:00:19

By David Hayes, The Kansas City Star, Mo. Jul. 18--SK Telecom said Thursday that it had no plans to buy Sprint Nextel or any other major U.S. wireless company. Rumors started swirling earlier this week after CNBC reported that SK, which controls half of the mobile business in South Korea, was in talks to acquire Sprint. Other news organizations quickly countered, reporting that the two companies were considering a technology partnership. On Thursday it was reported that SK Telecom had...

2008-07-16 03:00:19

By David Hayes, The Kansas City Star, Mo. Jul. 16--Sprint and one of its remaining wireless affiliates may be arguing the same legal point in courts in two states. On Monday, a Delaware judge ruled that Sprint could move forward with a lawsuit to determine whether its plan to spin off its WiMax business to a new company would violate Sprint's contract with wireless affiliate iPCS. However, the court removed two iPCS subsidiaries -- Horizon PCS and Bright PCS -- from the legal action....


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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