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2009-05-08 07:30:00

Management to Embark on Series of Nationwide Investor Meetings TUCSON, Ariz., May 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Providence Service Corporation (Nasdaq: PRSC) today announced that, in connection with management's upcoming meetings with investors across the country, it has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission its Spring 2009 Investor Presentation.

2008-10-23 09:00:13

Chinese political activist Hu Jia won the European Parliament's Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, the parliament announced Thursday.

2008-07-24 06:00:29

The Chinese police have arrested a prominent Internet dissident, Du Daobin, for violating his probation terms, Reuters reported from Beijing, citing an e-mailed statement from Reporters Without Borders.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.