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2014-09-29 16:20:48

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX (NYSE: CSX) recently hosted crude-by-rail incident response training for 40 first responders representing 30 communities around the CSX network at the Security and Emergency Response Training Center (SERTC) in Pueblo, Colorado. The firefighters and police officers from Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia completed three days of training...

2014-09-29 12:21:02

NORFOLK, Va., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC) earned recognition recently from environmental nonprofit CDP as a marketplace leader in carbon disclosure, reflecting the railroad's broad integration of sustainable business practices into daily operations. For the first time, Norfolk Southern was named to the CDP's 2014 S&P 500 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index. CDP cited the depth and quality of climate-change data the railroad disclosed to...

2014-09-29 08:36:16

TORONTO, Sept. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - The following B-Roll is available by Video On-Demand web download: STORY SUMMARY: Think of the last trip you took. Now, I bet you can't remember every detail of what you saw, but no doubt you remember some of the amazing food you tasted. In fact, food is so special to the travel experience that in a new survey by Travelocity.ca it was revealed that 75 per cent of Canadians believe food is important an important factor when choosing a destination....

2014-09-29 08:26:10

TORONTO, Sept. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - The following B-Roll is available by Video On-Demand web download: STORY SUMMARY: Last night, Toronto was treated to one of its most fun and funniest evenings of the year, as Chris Rock performed at Laughter Is The Best Medicine II--a comedy gala that raised $2.5 million in support of Toronto East General Hospital (TEGH.) With Will Arnett as Master of Ceremonies, over 1400 guests celebrated the completion of the hospital's $60-million private...

2014-09-28 20:21:47

TORONTO, Sept. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - The following B-Roll is available by Video On-Demand web download: STORY SUMMARY: Think of the last trip you took. Now, I bet you can't remember every detail of what you saw, but no doubt you remember some of the amazing food you tasted. In fact, food is so special to the travel experience that in a new survey by Travelocity.ca it was revealed that 75 per cent of Canadians believe food is important an important factor when choosing a destination....

2014-09-28 16:21:16

TORONTO, Sept. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - The following B-Roll is available by Video On-Demand web download: STORY SUMMARY: Last night, Toronto was treated to one of its most fun and funniest evenings of the year, as Chris Rock performed at Laughter Is The Best Medicine II--a comedy gala that raised $2.5 million in support of Toronto East General Hospital (TEGH.) With Will Arnett as Master of Ceremonies, over 1400 guests celebrated the completion of the hospital's $60-million private...

2014-09-26 12:21:22

CN is on track to generate 2014 frac-sand revenues of C$300-million -- a year ahead of schedule CHICAGO, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and Northern Frac Proppants II, LLC, today celebrated the opening of Northern's new state-of-the-art frac- sand production plant at Alma Center, Wis. CN now serves 13 frac-sand mines with more than 10 million tons of annual production capacity. Northern's production facility, located on CN's rehabilitated Whitehall...

2014-09-25 23:07:54

After high demand following a "test" offering of complimentary web design and Wordpress development classes for Utah business owners, Utah Sites expands classes and aims to offer them on a recurring basis. Layton, Utah (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Utah Sites recently announced classes at no-cost for Utah business owners. The complimentary classes helped small business owners learn how to launch and maintain their own website using Wordpress. The first class was offered to gauge...

2014-09-25 16:20:55

SASKATOON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), said today CN's capacity to invest in continued improvements in rail transportation to support Saskatchewan's thriving economy requires a sound, commercially-driven regulatory regime. Mongeau, speaking to the Greater Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce, said Saskatchewan's economy is booming - the province's real gross domestic product is expected to grow much faster...

2014-09-25 16:20:47

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on its track record of industry-leading sustainability projects and performance, CSX (NYSE: CSX) was recently named to three top sustainability leadership indices: the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for North America, the CDP S&P 500 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index 2014 and the CDP S&P 500 Climate Performance Leadership Index 2014. "Sustainable growth is critical to the long-term success of our business and to...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.