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2014-07-28 08:32:59

- James A. Hyde Resigns as Chief Executive Officer and President WAYNESBORO, Va., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NTELOS Holdings Corp. (the "Company" or "NTELOS"; NASDAQ: NTLS) announced today that its Board of Directors ("the Board") has accepted the resignation of James A. Hyde as Chief Executive Officer, President and member of the Board, effective today. The Board also announced the immediate appointment of NTELOS Director Rodney D. Dir as President and Chief Operating Officer....

2014-07-28 08:29:52

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA), the leading advocacy organization representing Medicaid managed care organizations, congratulates North Carolina's Senate for approving on second reading a real Medicaid reform plan that will deliver coordinated, high quality care to the needy in The Tar Heel State while providing much needed budget predictability for state taxpayers. North Carolina's yearly Medicaid budget is now over $13...

2014-07-28 08:29:44

LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medbox, Inc. (OTCQB:MDBX) (www.medbox.com) (the "Company"), a leading dispensary infrastructure/licensing specialist, patented technology provider, and partner to the cannabis industry, announced today that it has entered into a securities purchase agreement with accredited investors pursuant to which the Company agreed to sell, and the investors agreed to purchase, in a private placement transaction, convertible debentures in the aggregate...

2014-07-28 08:29:20

BRISBANE, Calif., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InterMune, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITMN) today announced that it will release its second quarter 2014 financial results at the close of the U.S. markets on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. A live conference call and webcast will be hosted by InterMune at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time that same day. Interested investors and others may participate in the conference call by dialing 800-728-2056 (U.S.) or +1 212-231-2900 (international), conference ID#21728775. A...

2014-07-28 08:29:11

NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte is pleased to announce that Kennedy Consulting Research & Advisory has named Deloitte the leader in U.S. state and local government consulting based on the breadth and depth of the organization's capabilities. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120803/MM52028LOGO-a In its recently released report, United States State & Local Government Consulting 2014, Kennedy notes, "Deloitte is substantially immersed in the state and local...

2014-07-28 08:29:05

Collaboration to Expand Sales Breadth and Market Access SAN DIEGO, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Astute Medical, Inc. today announced a strategic collaboration with Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. (OCD) that will expand access to a new test that assesses critically ill patients for risk of acute kidney injury (AKI), a prevalent and deadly condition. A study recently published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology suggested that AKI could be more deadly than heart attack.(1)...

2014-07-28 08:26:32

Equinox reaches agreement to acquire six new locations in five key, strategic U.S. markets from affiliates of Millennium Partners NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinox today announced plans to acquire the Sports Club/LA properties in New York, Boston, Miami, San Francisco and Washington D.C., as well as the Reebok Sports Club/NY location in New York City from affiliates of Millennium Partners. The acquisition is further evidence of the brand's ambitious growth agenda,...

2014-07-28 08:24:47

VANCOUVER, Canada, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Santa Fe Gold Corporation ("Santa Fe") (OTCQB: SFEG) is pleased to announce an updated resource estimate for the Summit Mine, located in New Mexico, USA. Moose Mountain Technical Services, an independent mining consulting firm, has recently completed an updated Mineral Resource estimate for the Company's Summit mine in accordance with the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy ("CIM") Standards. A summary of the new mineral...

2014-07-28 08:24:24

NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that Zazu Metals Corp. (TSX: ZAZ; OTCQX: ZAZUF), a Canadian mining company, has qualified to trade on OTCQX®, the best marketplace. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110118/MM31963LOGO Zazu begins trading today on OTCQX under the symbol "ZAZUF." U.S. investors can find current financial disclosure and Real-Time...

2014-07-28 08:23:58

JIASHAN, China, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd (www.renesola.com ) ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic ("PV") products, today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 before U.S. markets open on August 12, 2014. ReneSola's management will host an earnings conference call on August 12, 2014 at 8 am U.S. Eastern Time (8 pm Beijing/Hong Kong...


Latest United States Reference Libraries

Brangus Cattle
2014-07-12 11:06:20

The Brangus is a breed of beef cattle that originated in 1912 in the United States. It was developed by crossing the Angus cattle and Brahman cattle by the Brangus organization that was formed in 1949. The early development of the Brangus was achieved by the USDA at their Experiment Station in Jeanerette, Louisiana. The intent of the Brangus was to have a desirable beef cattle with the natural ability to thrive in adverse conditions from the Brahman. During the 1930s experimental breeding...

Nez Perce Horse
2014-06-19 13:22:49

The Nez Perce is a breed of horse of the Nez Perce tribe of Idaho, United States. In 1995, the Nez Perce Horse Registry was formed to re-establish the selective breeding of the Appaloosa that was destroyed in the 1800s. The program is based in Lapwai, Idaho and crosses the Appaloosa and a Central Asian breed, the Akhai-Teke. The Akhai-Teke is an ancient breed originating near Afghanistan. The have metallic coats and posses great endurance. Mixed with the Appaloosa horse, the Nez Perce...

Ford Motor Company's Glass House
2014-04-13 07:51:53

The Ford Motor Company is an American automobile manufacturer with its  headquarters located in Dearborn, Michigan. It was founded by Henry Ford at 39 years old and incorporated on June 16, 1903. It is described by Forbes as "the most important industrial company in the history of the United States." Ford would go on to become one of the world's largest and most profitable companies and is one of the largest family-controlled companies in the world. Henry Ford made an attempt at an...

Belgian Horse
2014-04-02 12:49:10

The Belgian horse, known by other names including the Belgian Heavy Horse and the Brabançon, is a breed of draft horse that was developed in Belgium, in the Brabant region. It is thought to be a descendant of war horses known as destriers, although this cannot be proven. This breed was developed using a horse known as the Brabant, which was basically the same horse until the 1940’s, when it was bred to have a heavier build. The Belgian developed further in the United States, where it was...

Flower of a tulip tree, Liriodendron tulipfera
2014-02-14 15:44:22

Liriodendron tulipifera is a large tree from the Magnoliaceae family. It is commonly referred to as the Tulip tree, American tulip tree, Tulip poplar, Fiddle-tree and Yellow poplar. L. tulipifera is one of the largest indigenous trees in the eastern United States. It has been known to reach heights of 190 feet. Its trunk can reach up to 10 feet in diameter. Ordinarily its height reaches around 70 to 100 feet. The bark is furrowed and brown. The wood is light yellow to brown. The sapwood is...

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