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2010-05-11 07:35:00

MESA, Ariz., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says, "As a parent, you have the greatest influence over your teen's behavior.

2010-04-13 07:18:00

LOS ANGELES, April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The credibility of the "whistleblower" lawsuit against JM Eagle, the world's largest manufacturer of plastic pipes, was dealt a major setback today when one of the plaintiff's key witnesses - a former longtime plant manager for the company - denied ever saying the company took cost-saving measures that intentionally compromised the quality of its products. In a sworn statement released today, Brian Wang said he never acknowledged - as the...

2010-03-31 13:30:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital BlueCross today announced that it has eliminated 182 positions as part of its ongoing effort to increase efficiency and lower its operating costs. "At Capital BlueCross, we have been doing what all businesses are doing during this uncertain economic time -- we're looking at every way possible to be more efficient, to keep our costs down, and to be even more competitive and strong," said William Lehr, Jr., Capital BlueCross President & CEO.

2010-03-23 09:30:00

SPOKANE, Wash., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- A NEW BOOK BY A PIONEERING EXECUTIVE COACH and a prizewinning investigative reporter suggests that most leaders today are hampered by obsolete thinking.

2010-03-01 04:08:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- For home and garden do-it-yourself projects and organizational efforts, having the right tools on hand is a must.

2010-02-11 06:50:00

TEMPE, Ariz., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Doctrine of Knowledge, the Doctrine of Intelligence and the Doctrine of Time: These are the major doctrines from which a profile of the human condition can be developed.

2010-01-07 15:28:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is the text of the remarks from Dr. Rajiv Shah upon his swearing-in today as USAID Administrator. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091022/USAIDLOGO) DR. RAJIV SHAH REMARKS: Thank you very much.

2009-10-27 07:45:00

HAYWARD, Calif., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- It is a little-known phenomenon that all normal babies undergo eight mental development leaps at highly predictable ages during the first 14 months of life.

2009-10-20 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

2009-09-25 14:12:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- One more step, an important one, has been taken in our process to acquire the Chicago Sun-Times and its sister papers. Yesterday, the bid procedures and Asset Purchase Agreement we negotiated with the company were approved by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.