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2011-05-19 04:00:00

WASHINGTON, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Persistent Sentinel LLC (persistentsentinel.com) provides enhanced security and surveillance software products that automatically detect and analyze threats and protect assets. Built with intelligent agent technology, its software is designed to rapidly integrate all types of sensor and camera hardware, and other security products to include legacy systems and new advanced, leading-edge devices. Acting as an intelligent system of systems, the...

2010-10-22 12:20:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Union Square Agency (USSE Corp., Pink OTC Symbol: UCRP), a New York-based lifestyle agency, today announced it has selected Mercury Communications Group (MCG) to manage its digital media marketing campaign for Orange Drive, a three-day South Beach extravaganza. Orange Drive, stemming from South Beach's famed street Ocean Drive, will include top musical performances, sporting events, a Latino concert and VIP hospitality opportunities. The outdoor fete is...

2010-09-22 10:00:00

HAYWARD, Calif., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. presented today final results of a 24-week phase 2 clinical study of ITCA 650 (DUROS® continuous subcutaneous delivery of exenatide) for the treatment of type 2 diabetes at the 46th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes in Stockholm, Sweden. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050301/SFTU126LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050301/SFTU126LOGO)...

2008-09-26 18:00:58

By TOM CORWIN AUGUSTA -- Residency training at Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics is potentially facing another blow as the company that operates the clinical system is threatening to cut funding by more than $2 million, officials said Wednesday. Graduate medical education, or training after medical school in various specialties, is a key component of ambitious plans in Georgia to increase overall the number of doctors trained in the state to avert a looming shortage. But a...

2008-08-29 03:00:50

By Tom Corwin Cuts in Medicaid payments could trigger layoffs at Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics as the state tries to fill a budget hole. The board of the Georgia Department of Community Health meets today, and the Medicaid budget is on the agenda. Gov. Sonny Perdue has asked state agencies to prepare plans for cuts of 6 percent, 8 percent and 10 percent to meet a budget shortfall of at least $1.6 billion and perhaps as much as $2.2 billion, said Don Snell, the...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'