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2014-04-23 23:16:28

Africa Bridge today announced the successful completion of the first year of a project to invest in village farm livelihoods for families who care for vulnerable African children. Supported by a grant from The Monsanto Fund, Africa Bridge provided 224 families with start-up loans for investments in dairy cows and avocado tree seedlings. Portland, OR (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Africa Bridge today announced the successful completion of the first year of a project to invest in village farm...

2014-04-14 23:07:04

Five Maui County citizens, with the support of over 11,000 registered voters, made history submitting the first ever Maui County citizen’s initiative with enough petition signatures to potentially get a proposal on the November election ballot. The SHAKA Movement is helping promote the citizen's proposed temporary moratorium on all open air experimentation of GE crops and associated mixed pesticides in Maui County until the Biotech companies deliver a detailed, county administered...

2014-04-07 16:21:47

ST. LOUIS, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2014 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, April 22 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Participating on the call will be Arch President and Chief Executive Officer John W. Eaves, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Paul A. Lang and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer John T. Drexler....

2014-04-03 12:32:21

DUBLIN, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Marketshttp://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/93mhht/seeds_market_by) has announced the addition of the "Seeds Market by Type, Seed Trait & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast To 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/93mhht/seeds_market_by ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The seed market is primarily driven by the consumption of seeds...

2014-04-03 08:23:32

ST. LOUIS, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 500 Ameren employees across Missouri and Illinois will participate in a variety of volunteer service projects in April. Activities include gardening, community clean-ups and painting for a variety of social service organizations. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140403/CG97612 The initiative is part of "Ameren Cares," which connects Ameren with the communities it serves through charitable giving and volunteering. A key focus of Ameren...

2014-03-11 08:22:59

ST. LOUIS, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) announced today that effective April 1 Michael Moehn has been promoted to chairman, president and chief executive officer of Ameren Missouri, an electric and gas delivery utility subsidiary of Ameren Corporation and the state's largest utility. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140311/CG80689 He succeeds Warner Baxter, the president of Ameren Corporation who will become the utility's chief executive...

2014-03-04 16:23:01

John Ziegler Elected Chief Commercial Officer, Allen Kelley Elected VP of HR ST. LOUIS, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced two changes to the company's senior management team. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120727/CG47668LOGO John A. Ziegler, Jr. has been elected chief commercial officer, effective immediately. Ziegler will be responsible for leading all of Arch's sales and marketing efforts, including...

2014-03-04 08:25:13

DUBLIN, Mar. 04, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3x928m/oilseed_and_grain ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Oilseed & Grain Seed Market - Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The oilseed and grain seed market is considered to be the fastest growing crop segments of the agriculture market, due to the growing demand for food with...

2014-02-28 08:22:20

Wes Taylor Elected as Next Chair; Paul Lang Joins Board ST. LOUIS, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced several changes to its board of directors. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120727/CG47668LOGO) Chairman Steven F. Leer, 61, will retire from Arch's board following the company's annual shareholder meeting on April 24. Leer served as the company's chief executive officer from 1997 to 2012, and as president of Arch Mineral...

2014-02-18 12:26:00

-Distributed Antenna System (DAS) to enhance wireless experience for St. Louis football fans and thousands of visitors who attend events at the complex in the heart of St. Louis NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobilitie LLC, the nation's largest privately-held provider of wireless infrastructure, today announced that they have been selected to install a new Distributed Antenna System (DAS) at the America's Center convention complex and Edward Jones Dome in...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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