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2014-09-09 16:21:04

Live audio webcast available at ir.united.com CHICAGO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) will present at the Morgan Stanley 2nd Annual Laguna Conference on Tuesday, Sept. 16. The presentation will begin at 9:15 a.m. PDT / 12:15 p.m. EDT. The live audio webcast and accompanying presentation will be available on the investor relations section of United's website at ir.united.com. The company will archive the audio webcast on the website within 24 hours of the...

2014-09-09 12:30:55

New Design Studio raises standard for enhancing the customer experience. Also on display are two fully furnished model homes. JEROMESVILLE, Ohio, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Schumacher Homes, America's Largest Custom Homebuilder based in Canton, OH is pleased to announce the opening of an industry leading Design Studio complete with a dazzling display of everything the homeowner would need to complete their new home. On display at this location is a brand new state of the art...

2014-09-09 08:38:25

Release creates next-generation experience to engage, align and recognize employees SAN FRANCISCO and TORONTO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Achievers, the only true cloud Employee Success Platform(TM), today unveiled its latest major software release. The release introduces new features and enhanced user experiences for sales managers, employees, and business executives to inspire employee success and drive improved business results. The release will be presented to more than 400 customers...

2014-09-09 08:34:41

CHICAGO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for DDD, COP, VZ, BIDU and FSLR. To see what our analysts have discovered about a particular stock, read the InvestorsObserver's PriceWatch Alert by selecting the corresponding link. (Note: You may have to copy this link into your browser then press the [ENTER] key.) DDD: http://www.investorsobserver.com/pr/90820143/DDD COP: http://www.investorsobserver.com/pr/90820143/COP VZ:...

2014-09-09 08:34:22

STOCKHOLM and ELKHART, Ind., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dometic Group, a global leader of leisure products for the recreational vehicle (RV), marine, truck and automotive-based industries, today announced that it has signed an exclusive purchase agreement with Elkhart, Ind.-based Atwood Mobile Products, LLC, a global provider in designing, engineering and manufacturing appliances and hardware for the RV, On-/Off-Highway and Marine industries for over 50 years. This acquisition will...

2014-09-09 08:32:44

Board of Directors Sets Reverse Split Ratio at 8 to 1 and Approves Capital Structure Improvements SAN DIEGO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MabVax Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: TELK), a publicly-traded clinical stage cancer immunotherapy company, announced today that stockholders have approved a change in the Company's name from Telik, Inc. to MabVax Therapeutics Holdings Inc., as well as a change in ticker symbol to MBVX that will likely take effect within the next three weeks....

2014-09-09 08:31:20

Former Pfizer Executive to Lead R&D at Second Genome SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Genome, Inc., a leader in the development of novel medicines through innovative microbiome science, announced today that it has appointed Karim Dabbagh, Ph.D., as the company's Chief Scientific Officer. In this new position, Dr. Dabbagh will be responsible for the company's drug pipeline, fueled by Second Genome's novel discovery platform for identifying and...

2014-09-09 08:29:00

Changes support the agency's strategy of advancing its growth initiatives through stronger vertical integration across its business portfolio BOSTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VDA Productions, the premier provider of 3D marketing experiences and design solutions that bring brands to life for Corporate Meetings, Tradeshows, Themed Events, Exhibits, Themed Retail Environments and Corporate Facilities, today announces a variety of changes to its organization and leadership that...

2014-09-09 08:22:46

HOUSTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE:SN) ("Sanchez Energy") announced today that it has commenced a private offering to eligible purchasers of $250 million aggregate principal amount of 6.125% senior notes due 2023. The notes will be issued under the indenture governing Sanchez Energy's outstanding 6.125% senior notes due 2023 and will become part of the same series as such outstanding notes. Sanchez Energy intends to use the net proceeds from this...

2014-09-09 08:21:50

United Adventure Bear, "Ben Flyin," inspires imagination and offers hope to children HOUSTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines' custom-designed GUND teddy bear, "Ben Flyin," is making new friends today, National Teddy Bear Day, at MD Anderson Children's Cancer Hospital in Houston. Volunteer United employees are delivering the bears as part of the United Adventure Bear program, working together to lift the spirits of children experiencing health struggles or economic...


Latest Economy of the United States Reference Libraries

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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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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.