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2014-04-15 08:34:54

Spring and Easter deals and coupons make for two of the biggest seasonal shopping events of the year. BELOIT, Wis., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FatWallet.com, the preferred online resource for millions of smart consumers, presents Spring Has Sprung Deals for April shoppers. The annual savings promotion features a one-stop deal comparison of Spring and Easter Sales coupons and discounts from Kmart, Sears, Dell, LivingSocial and dozens of other top retailers offering increased cash back to...

2014-04-15 08:34:29

LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EY today announced that Tony Safoian, CEO of SADA Systems, is a semifinalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year(TM) 2014 Award in Greater Los Angeles. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Tony Safoian was selected as a semifinalist by a panel of independent judges....

2014-04-15 08:32:25

COLUMBUS, Ohio and TORONTO, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) and Town Shoes Limited ("Town Shoes" or "Town") announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement whereby DSW Inc. will purchase for cash approximately 44% interest in Town Shoes, the largest footwear and accessories retailer in Canada, for CAD $68 million (or approximately $62 million based on current exchange rates). The transaction has been approved by each company's Board of Directors...

2014-04-15 08:28:29

NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuvilex, Inc. (OTCQB: NVLX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical competitor is focused on developing and preparing to commercialize treatments for cancer and diabetes based upon a proprietary cellulose-based live-cell encapsulation technology, called Cell-in-a-Box®. This unique technology is intended for use as a platform upon which treatments for several types of cancer, including advanced, inoperable pancreatic cancer, and diabetes are being...

2014-04-15 08:27:20

New Study Reveals Women Think a Guy's Car Says Something About his Character, from Economic Status to Self-Image NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Most men might think that hot women like hot cars, but according to the results of a new survey conducted on behalf of leading international dating website AnastasiaDate by Harris Poll, a majority of women associate fancy cars with negative character traits: 56 percent say that they view men who drive exotic / fast cars as being show-offs or...

2014-04-15 08:25:46

Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile central to 2 percent global operator EBITDA Growth in Q4 2013 BOSTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2 percent growth in global wireless operator EBITDA in Q4 2013 was almost entirely achieved by strong US performance and, within the US, by growth at the top four operators, according to the latest research from Strategy Analytics' Wireless Operator Strategies, "Wireless Operator Performance Benchmarking, Q4 2013". Click here for the report:...

2014-04-15 08:24:30

Mobile health and wellness program provided at no cost to Medicaid beneficiaries in 11 states WASHINGTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Voxiva, Inc. and Amerigroup, a wholly owned subsidiary of WellPoint, Inc., are experiencing early success with enrollment in Txt4health, a mobile health and wellness program for adults age 18 and over. Through a partnership between Voxiva and SafeLink Health Solutions®, a TracFone brand, Amerigroup members have access to free mobile phones and...

2014-04-15 08:23:04

Premier specialty sporting goods retailer offers lineup of environmentally conscious gear and apparel LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Earth Day is around the corner and to help celebrate this global observance, premier specialty sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet has an extensive lineup of eco-friendly lifestyle apparel and fitness gear designed with the environment in mind. Pursuing the great outdoors is a passion of Sport Chalet's athletes, so in return, Sport Chalet aims to...

2014-04-14 23:02:35

Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan is available to speak with reporters, or may be quoted through this release. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Today T-Mobile announced it is doing away with all overage charges for its talk, text and data services. It also challenged AT&T, Verizon and Sprint to do the same, according to Wireless Week, Apr. 4. Industry analyst Jeff Kagan offers comment. “I am very happy that T-Mobile has started to grow again, and is no longer lying on their...

2014-04-14 23:00:13

A new poll released today by The Senior Citizens League (TSCL) suggests rapid growth in the number of seniors who pay taxes on their Social Security benefits. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 A new poll released today by The Senior Citizens League (TSCL) suggests rapid growth in the number of seniors who pay taxes on their Social Security benefits. The TSCL poll indicates that as many as two-thirds (66%) paid taxes on their Social Security benefits last year. “This number...


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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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