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2014-08-07 16:33:12

New National Voter Registration Day website makes it easy for partners to plan their voter registration day events on September 23, 2014. WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Voter Registration Day, which this year falls on Tuesday, September 23rd, has reached a milestone, as more than 1,000 partners have signed on to host voter registration events across the nation on this national day of civic action. Together, these organizations and their volunteers will...

2014-08-07 16:29:49

Equatorial Guinea Reaffirms commitment to eradicate malaria from the country WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo called on American companies to increase cooperation with African countries in remarks during a meeting marking the 10(th) anniversary of the Malaria Control Program on the Island of Bioko (PCBIB). In his closing remarks, president Obiang gave his observations of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit and the discussions of African...

2014-08-07 16:22:46

VANCOUVER, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - International Tower Hill Mines Ltd. ("ITH" or the "Company") - (TSX: ITH) (NYSE-MKT: THM) today announced that it has filed its unaudited second quarter financial statements and associated management discussion and analysis and Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the three and six-month periods ended June 30, 2014. The Company's working capital as of June 30, 2014 was USD9.2 million, which is expected to allow ITH to advance the Livengood Gold...

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2014-08-06 16:20:43

WASHINGTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Looking ahead to an exciting future, NASA is continuing to invest in concepts that may one day revolutionize how we live and work in space with the selection of five technology proposals for continued study under the NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) Program. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO NASA's Space Technology Mission Directorate, located at the agency's headquarters in Washington, based the NIAC Phase...

2014-08-06 12:28:34

New Rules to be Published August 22 SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Medicare will fine hospitals $529 million for serving Medicare patients twice in 30 days. The fines reduce hospital care for seniors, thus saving Medicare money. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140805/133779 The largest fines are $4 million each for Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, MI; Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia; Northwestern Memorial Hospital in...

2014-08-05 16:27:58

Company Reports Second Quarter 2014 Total Revenues of $291 Million, Driven by Strong Sales of Xyrem, Erwinaze and Defitelio DUBLIN, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 and updated financial guidance for 2014. "Strong underlying demand for our products and the start of our European Union launch of Defitelio led to significant revenue growth in the second quarter," said Bruce C. Cozadd,...

2014-08-05 12:21:31

WASHINGTON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) project successfully flew a rocket-powered, saucer-shaped test vehicle into near-space last month from the U.S. Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai, Hawaii. Media are invited to the agency's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California at 9 a.m. PDT (noon EDT) Friday, August 8, to see new video from this test and hear about early results from the mission....

2014-08-05 08:32:26

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS), the leading managed care company in Puerto Rico, today announced consolidated revenues of $590.7 million and consolidated operating income of $34.0 million for the three months ended June 30, 2014. Net income was $27.4 million, or $1.01 per diluted share. Quarterly Consolidated Highlights -- Total consolidated operating revenues were $586.2 million; -- Consolidated operating income was...

2014-08-05 08:21:06

Glenn Bolduc joins President Barack Obama, African leaders, and leading U.S. and African CEOs in an event focused on strengthening commercial and business ties between the U.S. and Africa WILMINGTON, Mass., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced its CEO Glenn D. Bolduc has been invited to attend the U.S.-Africa Business Forum on Tuesday,...

2014-08-04 08:20:35

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service issued the following statement today on the labor negotiations between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and Pacific Northwest grain handlers: "Bargaining continued during the weekend between the Grain Group and the ILWU, with assistance from FMCS Acting Director Scot Beckenbaugh. The parties had lengthy discussions regarding their interests and worked to address...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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