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2014-03-03 20:20:45

CRANBURY, N.J., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Innophos Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPHS), a leading international producer of performance-critical and nutritional specialty ingredients, today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Robert Harrer as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Harrer comes to Innophos with over twenty years of experience in various global financial leadership positions. He most recently served as Chief Financial Officer and Chief...

2013-09-09 23:02:01

Author and Recovery Advocate William Cope Moyers (Broken) Hosts the Discussion, Which Also Features Author Sacha Z. Scoblic and Writer Michael Winship, as Part of the REEL Recovery Film Festival & Symposium, Running September 27–October 3 in New York City New York, NY (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Contrary to the outdated stereotype of writers as hard drinkers who do their best work with a bottle at hand, sobriety has proved a much more successful path to creativity for best-selling...

2011-06-21 08:37:00

ORANGE, Calif., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand European furniture, Sevres porcelain, a Steinway baby grand piano - all are expected to attract serious bidders to Don Presley's auction gallery on June 25-26. But watch the mood lighten when two circa-1953 American pop-culture icons are presented at the podium - Charles Rolland Douglass's "LaffBox" and the "Jayo Laugher" invented by I Love Lucy's legendary creator/producer Jess Oppenheimer. Each of the trailblazing sound devices is a...

2009-08-06 07:35:00

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The presidential limousine from the Somoza family dictatorship, a 1957 custom-built Mercedes 300D, is up for auction on eBay, item #180384545649, beginning August 7, 2009. MotoringInvestments.com is making this heirloom, specifically built to suit the ego of Luis Somoza Debayle, available to the public for the first time in 30 years. On September 17, 1980, the 43-year dynasty of the Somoza family was ended with the assassination of Anastasio Somoza...

2009-07-22 06:45:00

SAN DIEGO, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The presidential limousine from the Somoza family dictatorship, a 1957 custom built Mercedes 300D, is up for auction on eBay, item #180384545649, beginning August 7, 2009. MotoringInvestments.com is making this heirloom, specifically built to suit the ego of Luis Somoza Debayle, available to the public for the first time in 30 years. On September 17, 1980 the 43 year dynasty of the Somoza family was ended with the assassination of Anastasio Somoza Debayle....

2006-06-01 03:33:36

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian art dealer bought 26 letters written by French philosopher and satirist Voltaire to Catherine the Great for a mystery buyer, a local paper reported on Thursday. Alexander Khochinsky, a Moscow art dealer, told the Nezavisimaya Gazeta newspaper that he bought the letters for 583,200 euros ($750,800) at a Sotheby's auction in Paris. He declined to comment when asked if he had bought the letters at the request of a Russian state official, the paper said. But...

2006-04-18 17:51:15

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Writer and actor Malachy McCourt said on Tuesday he will run for governor of New York under the slogan "Don't waste your vote, give it to me." Best known as the raconteur brother of "Angela's Ashes" author Frank McCourt, Malachy McCourt said on his Web site that he will seek the Green Party nomination for November's election. McCourt said he will run on a platform of promoting peace, ridding New York State of nuclear energy and abolishing the death penalty. "It...

2006-01-07 17:41:46

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian mountaineer Heinrich Harrer, whose life was portrayed in his book and the film "Seven Years in Tibet," died on Saturday aged 93, Austrian officials said in a statement. He was the first person to climb the difficult north face of the Eiger in the Swiss Alps in 1938, but won world renown after his book, the film version of which was directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud and starred Brad Pitt. Harrer was interned in northern India by British authorities in 1939...


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