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2014-02-18 08:32:47

AVT shares jump over 15% on news CORONA, Calif., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AVT, Inc. (OTC Markets: AVTC) (www.autoretail.com), a leader in custom vending machines and automated retail stores announced that their shares jumped over 15% on Friday, presumably on news that the federal government took a significant step toward legitimizing the marijuana industry. The Washington Post stated, "The Obama administration on Friday gave the banking industry the green light to finance and...

2013-10-04 08:21:47

NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IBT Media (http://corp.ibt.com), an international digital-only news company, today released the first Newsweek issue to be fully produced by IBT Media since it acquired the publication in August. Jim Impoco, editor-in-chief of Newsweek said, "We are extremely excited about the launch of this first issue and expect our readers around the world will enjoy reading it as much as we enjoyed producing it. We've assembled an extraordinarily talented group of...

2013-09-24 08:28:40

Radio's Largest Mobile Solutions Provider in Multi-Year TV Deal HAILEY, Idaho, Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Marketron, the media industry's leading provider of software solutions and business services, today announced its new partnership with Post-Newsweek, the broadcasting division of the Washington Post Company. As Marketron's newest customer, the company is headquartered in Detroit, Michigan and operates six stations in markets including Orlando, Detroit, Houston, and Miami....

2013-09-19 23:34:20

CancerConnect, America’s leading social network for cancer patients and their loved ones, today proudly announced the addition of a new member to its growing team. Jamie Reno, the longtime Newsweek correspondent and three-time survivor of Stage IV cancer, has joined the online network as a consultant, feature writer and patient advocate. Ketchum/Sun Valley, ID (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 CancerConnect, America’s leading social network for cancer patients and their loved ones, today...

2013-09-12 08:25:28

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IBT Media (http://corp.ibt.com), an international digital-only news company that acquired Newsweek in August, today announced Jim Impoco as the Editor-in-Chief of Newsweek. A veteran journalist for over 20 years, Jim comes to IBT Media from Thomson Reuters, where he spent four years as both Enterprise Editor and Executive Editor for Thomson Reuters Digital. In his most recent role, Jim was responsible for revamping the company's...

2013-08-26 23:24:00

In a Breaking News Exclusive, Jamie Reno writes how GSK's spokesperson informed him that Bexxar, a lifesaving cancer drug is being discontinued in February 2014. A 17-year cancer survivor who's been in remission for 13 years because of radio-immunotherapy, Reno discusses the ramifications and reasons behind the cancellation of Bexxar. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 According to Jamie Reno, an award-winning correspondent for Newsweek, he received a note from GlaxoSmithKline...

2013-08-15 08:26:22

NEW YORK, August 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Thomson Reuters Corporation (NYSE: TRI), The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO), Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI), The E. W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), and The New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets,...

2013-08-03 20:20:12

Newsweek to Add to IBT Media's Growing Portfolio of Global News Brands Serving 30 Million Unique Users per Month NEW YORK, Aug. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IBT Media (http://corp.ibt.com), an international digital-only news company, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Newsweek from IAC. Pursuant to the transaction, IBT Media will acquire the Newsweek brand and the operations of the online publication, not including The Daily Beast. Terms of the deal...

2013-05-06 12:25:03

NEW YORK, May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Newsweek & The Daily Beast rank America's Best High Schools in Annual List - Florida, Texas and Arizona dominate the top ten There are countless ways to analyze high schools. For the last two years, Newsweek & The Daily Beast have considered the nation's high schools with a simple conceit: to find the ones that best prepare students for college. This year, we offered one update to our methodology. Instead of considering the number of courses...

2013-04-05 20:20:06

Five Women Leaders Recognized for Fostering Social Good NEW YORK, April 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovation, creativity and courage are being rewarded at the fourth annual Women in the World Summit. Three Toyota Driving Solutions grants of $50,000 each were pledged today by Toyota for women selected as "Mothers of Invention" at the Summit. The $150,000 in grants were awarded to the recipients who are addressing some of today's most pressing global problems with ingenuity....