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2014-04-14 04:20:43

XIAMEN, China, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Xiniya Fashion Limited ("Xiniya" or the "Company" NYSE: XNY), a leading provider of men's business casual apparel in China, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss the Company's financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013, on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 8 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (8 p.m. Beijing time on the same day). Mr. Qiming Xu, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of China Xiniya...

2014-04-14 00:21:38

North Carolina's McDonald Wins Co-Angler Title, $25,000 ROGERS, Ark., April 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FLW Tour pro Matt Arey of Shelby, N.C., caught a five-bass limit weighing 15 pounds, 9 ounces Sunday to win $125,000 at the Walmart FLW Tour at Beaver Lake presented by Rayovac with a four-day cumulative total of 20 bass weighing 59-3. Link to video of the winning moment Arey's winning stringer gave him the win by a 1-pound, 9-ounce margin over Livingston Lures pro Andy Morgan of...

2014-04-13 23:02:10

California mortgage company, Blue Loan Services, comments on recent mortgage rate trends and offers some insight into how to lock in the best home loan deal. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 13, 2014 Mortgage rates had a wild ride last week; with rates improving (or at least not getting any worse) every day since the released of the jobs report, it seemed like maybe the mortgage rates rally might start to run out of steam. This was not the case however, as rates improved at their fastest...

2014-04-13 12:20:08

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, April 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bob Hilliard, lead lawyer and partner at Texas law firm Hilliard Munoz Gonzales LLP, says his clients urge General Motors to issue a "Park It Now" alert immediately. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140404/DA99111 Hilliard represents the siblings and parents of 29 victims of GM car crashes caused by faulty ignition switches. Hilliard says: "The death count continues to grow. Save tomorrow's victim now. There have been 29...

2014-04-12 20:20:03

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, April 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This afternoon, Bob Hilliard, lead lawyer and partner at Texas law firm Hilliard Munoz Gonzales LLP, filed a response to a sur-reply issued earlier this week by General Motor's legal team that a Federal Judge deny an emergency motion requiring General Motors to issue an immediate "Park It Now" alert to owners of GM vehicles with defective ignition switches. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140410/DA03259 Hilliard says:...

2014-04-11 23:01:14

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of patients who allegedly developed Type-2 diabetes due to their use of the statin medication. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 As hundreds of Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/ ) continue to move forward in federal court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes the publication of a new study that examines the potential impact of new statin guidelines issued last year by the American College of Cardiology and American Heart...

2014-04-11 16:21:18

NEW YORK, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Devin Reiter is joining McCann Erickson New York as an Executive Account Director from Crispin, Porter & Bogusky where he has been a Group Account Director. At McCann, effective immediately, Reiter will oversee a range of clients, including the agency's USPS business. Reiter is returning to McCann after nearly four years at CP+B in Boulder. "Devin has an outstanding track record of delivering great work for complex client businesses,...

2014-04-11 16:20:11

AKRON, Ohio, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) will report first quarter 2014 financial results on Tuesday, April 29, to be followed by an investor conference call at 9 a.m. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO Participating in the conference call will be Richard J. Kramer, chairman and chief executive officer, and Laura K. Thompson, executive vice president and chief financial officer. Approximately 45 minutes prior...

2014-04-11 12:24:45

FREDERICK, Md., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telepath Networks, Inc. (www.telepathnetworks.com), a leader in telecom network provisioning equipment, is pleased to announce that Thomas J. Tauke has joined its board of directors. Tauke retired as executive vice president at Verizon Communications, Inc. in July 2013. In this role, Tauke oversaw media relations, employee communications, reputation management, philanthropy, corporate responsibility and external relations for Verizon....

2014-04-11 12:22:04

CHICAGO, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for XOM, UA, CREE, ADP, and ARMH. To see what our analysts have discovered about these stocks read the InvestorsObserver's PriceWatch Alerts at http://www.investorsobserver.com/pr/41020140 (Note: You may have to copy this link into your browser then press the [ENTER] key.) Today's PriceWatch Alerts cover the following stocks: Exxon Mobil (NYSE: XOM), Under Armour (NYSE: UA), Cree (NASDAQ:...


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2014-02-25 08:47:20

Cartercar is a vehicle manufacturer, founded by Byron J. Carter in 1905, Jackson, Michigan. The company moved to Detroit in 1906, then to Pontiac, Michigan from 1907 to 1915. Originally, Carter started his own company named the Motorcar Company in 1905 after leaving the Jackson Automobile Company. At the end of the year, he moved to Detroit due to financing. The company was renamed the Cartercar Company in 1907 when it relocated to Pontiac, Michigan and merged with the Pontiac High...

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2010-10-11 19:48:16

The slinky consists of a helical spring that stretches and can bounce up and down. The spring can travel down stairs as it stretches and re-forms itself with the aid of gravity and momentum. Invented by Richard James in 1940's the slinky was demonstrated at Gimbels department store in 1945. The store sold its entire inventory of 400 units in ninety minutes. James Industries was formed to manufacture the slinky. It was until 1998 that the James family cashed in by selling the company to...

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