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2010-12-22 00:01:32

In 2010, they launched the wickedly funny & satirical web site http://www.RecessionWreaths.com. Now they're back with a hilarious sequel http://www.RecessionGiftBaskets.com.

2010-11-29 05:00:00

DALLAS, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a half million people worked in mortgage lending as of October 2005 -- the highest month on record. Five years later, fewer than half are left.

2010-10-29 06:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Charter Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHTR) today announced the appointment of Christopher L. Winfrey to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Beginning November 1, 2010, Mr.

2010-07-30 04:00:00

KARIYA, Japan, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- DENSO Corporation today announced global financial results for the first quarter ending June 30, 2010: Consolidated net sales totaled 802.8 billion yen (US$9.1 billion), a 37.3 percent increase from the previous year.Consolidated operating income totaled 70.7 billion yen (US$798.6 million), an increase of 85.9 billion yen (US$970.3 million) from the previous year's operating loss of 15.2 billion yen (US$171.7 million).Consolidated net income totaled 46.0...

2010-07-06 07:30:00

TUCSON, Ariz., July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Providence Service Corporation (Nasdaq: PRSC) today announced that it has completed the renewal cycle with all of its payers for its fiscal 2010-2011 contract renewal cycle and expects an overall net gain in contract value primarily as a result of increased volume.

2010-06-30 13:45:00

65% fear a 'double dip' recession, 72% say Europe's financial problems likely to hurt US, 42% will cut back personal spending, 48% say spending will remain the same over next 3 months NEW YORK, June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beyond significant concerns about the current state of the US economy, Americans see a double-dip recession as a real possibility and fear Europe's financial problems will harm the US economy. 65% of the roughly 1,000 Americans polled last week by StrategyOne say it's...

2010-06-11 08:16:00

TORONTO, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- After a deep economic recession and stimulus-fueled rebound, it is imperative that the U.S. economy is successful in transitioning toward a sustained private-sector expansion, according to the latest U.S.

2010-06-03 11:00:00

CHICAGO, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Firm58 (www.firm58.com), a financial management software provider, today announced it has closed a $7 million Series C funding round led by existing investors New World Ventures and North Bridge Venture Partners.

2010-04-06 08:00:00

MEDFORD, Mass., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A technology platform enabling institutional investors to recover more from class action settlements is the basis for Financial Recovery Technologies (FRT), a new business venture from The Cross Country Group (CCG). FRT, located with CCG at One Cabot Road, uses proprietary algorithms developed in collaboration with an expert team of financial engineers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and recent industry data to help institutions better...


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.