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2014-06-26 16:26:23

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Equatorial Guinea's President, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, asked African countries to invest heavily in their agricultural sector to decrease their dependence on the developed world, ensure food security, and significantly reduce hunger in their countries. He made his remarks at the closing session of the Assembly of Heads of State of the African Union (AU). President Obiang said that Africa should reorient itself to...

2014-06-26 08:22:20

OAK BROOK, Ill., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) (the "Company"), a leader in environmental and safety solutions, announced today that the First District Illinois Appellate Court issued an opinion supporting the Company's position in the firefighter hearing loss litigation. The Court reversed a Cook County trial court's previous certification of a class action comprised of firefighters who allege the Company's sirens caused them hearing loss....

2014-06-25 23:15:49

Monthly household expenses of seniors increased up to six times faster than their Social Security benefits between January of 2013 and January of 2014, according to a new survey by The Senior Citizens League (TSCL). Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Monthly household expenses of seniors increased up to six times faster than their Social Security benefits between January of 2013 and January of 2014, according to a new survey by The Senior Citizens League (TSCL). Sixty-five percent of...

2014-06-25 23:14:52

Genomics R&D firm, Ryogen LLC, receives a patent, its 30th, for polynucleotides related to tumor-suppressing subtransferable candidate 4. Suffern, N.Y. (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Ryogen LLC, a genomics R&D company focusing on polynucleotide sequences implicated in human diseases, was awarded a new patent, bringing the total number of U.S. Patents issued to Ryogen to 30. U.S. Patent No. 8,722,865, titled “Isolated genomic polynucleotide fragments from p15 region of chromosome 11...

2014-06-25 23:11:33

Industry consultants tell Atlantic Information Services’ Medicare Advantage News that the issues identified by CMS demonstrate the importance the agency places on drug-access and grievance-handling issues. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Last month, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) suspended immediately and indefinitely Capital BlueCross marketing to and enrollment of new members in its Medicare Advantage (MA) and stand-along Prescription Drug Plan (PDP)...

2014-06-25 16:24:11

Report Released at 2014 BIO International Convention Explores Important Changes to Patent Process SAN DIEGO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA and law firm Robins, Kaplan, Miller, & Ciresi L.L.P, in conjunction with the Biotechnology Industry Organization, today published a study on the impact of recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions affecting the life sciences industry. The report, Stopped at the Threshold: The Practical Implications of the Supreme Court's Mayo and...

2014-06-25 12:36:38

Through Partnerships with Workforce Investment Boards, Community Organizations and Employers, Code­-to-­Work Commitment Focuses on Filling 150,000 Coding Jobs by 2018 DENVER, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at Clinton Global Initiative America 2014 (CGI America), Treehouse launched the next phase of its national Code-­to­-Work initiative with a public Commitment to Action to train 150,000 U.S. workers for rewarding, in-­demand coding careers by the year 2018. This Digital...

2014-06-24 23:17:02

The Advalent ACO Solution focuses on ACO administration, including managing ACO financial risk and improving patient health with ACO care management. Westborough, MA (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Advalent Corp. announced today the Advalent ACO Solution, an ACO financial risk and ACO administration solution for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs). Advalent healthcare IT solutions are based on a flexible and scalable cloud-based Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS). Configuration options and data mapping...

2014-06-24 16:24:33

IRVING, Texas, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To help hospitals and health systems lower costs and better serve patients, Novation today announced enhancements to its industry-leading NOVAFOOD(TM) portfolio and a new Food Standardization program. Through an expanded number of offerings, hospitals can save an average of 25 percent on a broader range of food categories. In addition, they can participate in increased cash rebate opportunities for standardizing that are about 7...

2014-06-24 16:20:50

HAMPTON, Va., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA will take visitors into space, then bring them down to Earth in an exhibit that combines NASA technology and education during this week's NASCAR races at the Kentucky Speedway. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Technicians and others from NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, will be at the Sparta, Kentucky, raceway, June 26 -28, with five tents of models, displays and artifacts that will...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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