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2014-03-25 08:34:27

Winning municipalities to work with top IBM experts funded by IBM Smarter Cities Challenge grants ARMONK, N.Y., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) will be helping at least 16 cities and counties around the world this year to address issues ranging from clean water, healthy food, and revenue generation, to job development, efficient transportation, and public safety. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO To that end, IBM today named recipients of its Smarter Cities...

2014-03-25 08:23:24

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, March 24, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite finished at 4,226.39, down 1.18%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the session at 16,276.69, down 0.16% and the S&P 500 ended the day at 1,857.44, lower by 0.49%. The losses were broad based as eight out of ten sectors ended the session in negative. Investor-Edge looks at some of the equities that hit a...

2014-03-24 12:32:57

Integrating global business processes and launching new collaboration capabilities to support 60,000 of BP's global employees ARMONK, N.Y., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it has been selected by BP (NYSE: BP) to integrate and manage the company's business applications globally, as well as provide enhanced service desk support for 60,000 employees and 80,000 devices in the Americas and Europe. IBM was chosen to support BP in enhancing user...

2014-03-24 12:31:07

KANSAS CITY, Kan., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Kansas women who took Lipitor to reduce their cholesterol levels and later developed diabetes have filed Lipitor lawsuits against Pfizer, announced Robert K. Jenner, attorney with Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC. In separate filings, Alice Beems of Topeka (Case no. 2:14-cv-2088), and Nora Hammerschmidt of Plainville (Case no. 2:14-cv-2089) claim Pfizer failed to warn doctors and their patients that Lipitor, also called...

2014-03-24 12:24:22

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, March 21, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite finished at 4,276.79, down 0.98%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the session at 16,302.77, down 0.17% and the S&P 500 ended the day at 1,866.52, lower by 0.29%. The losses were narrow based with four out of ten sectors ending the session in negative. During the session gains in the Utilities, Materials...

2014-03-24 12:24:18

NEW YORK, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lunt Capital Management, Inc., an independent registered investment advisory firm, has selected S&P Dow Jones Indices to be the custom calculation agent for six custom hybrid indices. Custom hybrid indices are client-owned, white label custom indices that use an S&P Dow Jones Indices index to screen for constituents and/or as an actual constituent of their index. According to Lunt Capital Management, their tactical, multi-asset and global...

2014-03-24 12:24:15

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The trading session on Friday, March 21, 2014 ended on a lower note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,302.77, down 0.17% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,276.79, down 0.98%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.29% lower at 1,866.52. Four out of ten sectors ended the session on a lower note. During the session, gains in the Utilities,...

2014-03-24 08:24:03

Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman co-chaired global meeting of business leaders, academics and government officials in Beijing BEIJING, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman served as the co-chair of the 2014 China Development Forum (CDF) along with Li Wei, Minister of Development Research Center of the State Council of China. The event was held in Beijing on March 22-24. Since the CDF started fifteen years ago,...

2014-03-24 08:20:18

CARSON, Calif., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Auto Parts Network, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRTS), one of the largest online providers of automotive aftermarket parts and accessories, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Timothy Maguire, Managing Partner of Maguire Asset Management, and various entities he controls to conduct a director search and identify a mutually agreeable independent candidate to be added to the Company's Board as a ninth director. "Our Board and...

2014-03-24 04:23:04

Investment Expands Access to Nation's Most Reliable 4G LTE Network, AT&T U-verse Services; Brings Powerful Fiber-Optic Connections to More Local Businesses DALLAS, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* has invested more than $2.6 billion in its best-in-class wireless and wired networks in Dallas-Fort Worth between 2011 through 2013, driving a wide range of upgrades to enhance speed, reliability, coverage and performance for residents and business customers....