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2014-04-22 12:20:59

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX employees are joining together this month in celebration of Earth Day and CSX's longstanding commitments to sustainability. As part of that commitment, in addition to many Earth Day events throughout its network, this year CSX is bringing special attention to the importance of proper recycling of electronics. "Sustainability is vital to CSX's long-term prosperity," said Carl Gerhardstein, assistant vice president of health, environment...

2014-04-22 08:23:29

MONTREAL, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its first-quarter 2014 financial and operating results today, April 22, 2014, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a conference call/webcast at 4.30 p.m. EDT today. Claude Mongeau, CN president and chief executive officer, will lead the call. Parties in North America who are interested in participating in, or listening to,...

2014-04-15 16:20:58

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: -- First-quarter earnings per share of $0.40 -- CSX continues to expect modest full-year earnings growth -- Merchandise and intermodal show continued strength, and the utility coal environment is improving -- Quarterly dividend increases 7 percent beginning in second quarter to $0.16 per share CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) today announced first-quarter net earnings of $398 million, or $0.40 per...

2014-04-15 12:22:12

CALGARY, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Mr. Keith Creel, President and Chief Operating Officer, Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) will address The Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Transportation Conference 2014 on Thursday, May 8th at 12:00pm Eastern in Boston, Massachusetts. There will be a live audio webcast of Mr. Creel's fireside chat presentation. Replays of the webcast will be available in the Investor section of CP's website: www.cpr.ca About Canadian Pacific...

2014-04-14 12:21:29

NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A major expansion at Norfolk Southern's (NS) Bellevue Yard in Ohio that will make the facility one of the largest rail car classification and switching yards of its kind in North America, is nearing its completion thanks, in part, to STV, a leading engineering and construction management firm that has a history of supporting a number of significant freight rail initiatives. STV is providing construction management services for a $40 million...

2014-04-09 16:21:31

Intrusive re-regulation of railways alone will not increase rail volumes of grain, now or in the future WINNIPEG, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), said today Canada's grain handling and transportation system can only succeed in efficiently moving more grain to market if commercial incentives align the supply chain and if all supply chain participants are held accountable for their performance....

2014-04-09 12:21:57

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX (NYSE: CSX) today renewed its partnership with a syndication of minority-owned banks led by Citizens Trust Bank of Atlanta (CTB). The agreement marks the tenth anniversary of the relationship, part of the CSX commitment to working closely with businesses in the communities it serves. "At CSX, we recognize and applaud the role of local entrepreneurs in promoting the health of our nation's economy and growing jobs in their...

2014-04-07 12:22:25

WINNIPEG, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce on April 9, 2014. Mongeau will discuss CN's significant efforts to move a 100-year grain crop through a harsh winter, the federal government's ill-advised legislation to unfairly punish the rail industry with increased regulation of grain transportation, and the imperative for commercial alignment and supply...

2014-04-07 08:21:03

Norfolk Southern, Genesee & Wyoming CEOs to address changes on Class I, short-line railroads; More rail shipper presentations scheduled SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Navigating the Changing Landscape" is the theme of the 2014 North American Rail Shippers meeting (www.railshippers.com) in San Francisco, May 28-30, at the Parc 55 Wyndham Hotel. This year's agenda includes chief executive officers from both Norfolk Southern and Genesee & Wyoming, operator of 111...

2014-04-02 16:20:49

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX today announced the winners of its 20th annual Chemical Safety Excellence Award, representing dozens of customers recognized by CSX for their commitment to safe transportation of hazardous materials by rail. More than half of the 2013 recipients are repeat winners, demonstrating their lasting partnerships with CSX and continued dedication to safety by shipping via rail. "This year's award winners share in CSX's dedication to the...


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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