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Dangerous Pathogens Lurk In New York Citys Rat Population

Dangerous Pathogens Lurk In New York City's Rat Population

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Late-night legend David Letterman has been joking about the size of New York City rats for years; however, a new study from Columbia University researchers has found that the disease threat...

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2014-10-22 23:00:48

Rolling Gate Repair NYC, a trusted service provider in New York City, has today issued a warning for business owners concerning the rolling gate repair and maintenance. New York City, NY (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Rolling Gate Repair NYC, one of the city’s most respected rolling gate and commercial door installers, has today issued a warning for business owners to avoid unprofessional rolling gate repairs and maintenance. That warning is this, “Use unlicensed, unprofessional services at...

2014-10-22 16:25:29

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alfred Wertheimer, whose photographs of a 21-year-old Elvis Presley in 1956 are considered the definitive visual document of the soon-to-be "King of Rock & Roll" died on October 19, 2014 at his home in New York City. He was 85. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141022/153770 His niece, Pam Wertheimer, said he died of natural causes. "Alfred Wertheimer took an assignment nobody else was interested in, to shoot an up-and-coming crooner...

2014-10-22 12:25:52

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This month, the Manhattan Review team is proud to celebrate 15 years of student-focused and time-efficient GMAT test preparation in New York City and many other cities in the United States. In 1999, Joern Meissner, the company's founder, was a doctoral candidate at Columbia Business School. One day, his MBA students approached him and asked him to help their friends who were seeking admission into business school. Meissner's students had been so...

2014-10-21 23:09:11

At an exclusive hearing healthcare event at Siemens in Piscataway, NJ on October 17, The HearStrong Foundation celebrated aspiring skateboarder Chloe Stark, six, of New York City as a HearStrong Champion for her determination in overcoming hearing loss to thrive in every aspect of her life. Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 On October 17, the HearStrong Foundation celebrated six-year-old Chloe Stark of New York City as a HearStrong Champion amongst hearing healthcare professionals at...

2014-10-21 23:02:17

New DVR Provides Vast Storage and Virtually Eliminates Recording Conflicts by Recording up to 6 Shows At Once: Now Available in New York City and Los Angeles NEW YORK (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Time Warner Cable (TWC) today announced the launch of Enhanced DVR, an advanced set-top box with dramatically improved DVR features and capacity, in New York City and Los Angeles. Enhanced DVR customers can simultaneously record up to six different programs and enjoy up to six times more storage than...

2014-10-21 12:27:58

Complimentary Evening Events to Feature Film Screenings, Networking and Panel Discussions ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA today announced that it is hosting a series of free networking and thought leadership events in conjunction with screenings of The Decade of Discovery(TM), a 10(th) Mountain Films documentary directed by Joe Looby. The tour began yesterday in Prague and will include stops in Chicago, Washington, D.C., Houston, San Francisco, and New...

2014-10-20 16:29:49

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JW Player, the world's most popular digital video player, today was named one of the 30 Best Places to Work in New York City Tech by Internet Week. JW Player was among 30 companies selected based on criteria such as hiring practices, benefits packages, salaries, office perks, workplace environment and design, and diversity policies, as well as surveys completed by more than 2,000 employees at the finalist companies....

2014-10-20 16:25:10

Internet Week Names Leading Advertising Technology Company As One Of The 30 Best Places To Work In New York City Tech NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rubicon Project (NYSE: RUBI) has been named one of the 30 Best Places to Work in New York City Tech by Internet Week. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141020/153149LOGO Rubicon Project was among 30 companies selected based on criteria including hiring practices, benefits packages, salaries, office perks, workplace...

2014-10-20 08:28:15

Service Will Launch in First Half of Calendar 2015 VANCOUVER, British Columbia, SANTA MONICA, Calif., and NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move to offer premium content to a growing online audience, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, and Tribeca Enterprises, a diversified global media company which owns and operates the Tribeca Film Festival, have partnered to launch a subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service, the two companies...

2014-10-20 08:23:50

CHANGSHU, China, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sutor Technology Group Limited (the "Company" or "Sutor") (Nasdaq: SUTR), a leading provider of fine finished steel products and services used by steel fabricators and other applications in a variety of industries, today announced that it received a letter from the Listing Qualifications Department of The NASDAQ Stock Market, on October 16, 2014 (the "Letter"), informing the Company that it no longer complies with the Nasdaq...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.