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2011-08-04 18:03:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced that an executive member of management will present at the Jefferies Global Industrial Conference on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. ET.

2011-06-30 19:13:36

The technology that allows scientists to profile the entire genome of individual tumors offers new hope for discovering ways to select the best treatment for each patient's particular type of cancer.

2011-06-23 11:34:00

-Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Researcher Shows Proof-of-Principle for New Tool Called VAAST, Using DNA from Handful of Subjects in Two Families- PHILADELPHIA, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Harnessing the new generation of rapid, highly accurate gene-sequencing techniques, a research team has identified the disease-causing mutation in a newly characterized rare genetic disease, by analyzing DNA from just a few individuals.

2011-06-23 06:00:00

NEW YORK, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As schools across the country let out this month, a joint project launched today by New York's hometown value carrier JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) and PBS KIDS aims to keep children reading wherever they go this summer - with a combination of in-flight and online literacy resources, community reading events and a partnership with First Book, a nonprofit organization that provides new books to children in need.

2011-06-09 15:15:00

Online students plan to continue education at top colleges and universities across the country SALT LAKE CITY, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Friday, June 3, the Utah Virtual Academy honored 25 students as the graduating class of 2011. The traditional graduation ceremony took place at 3 p.m.

2011-06-03 16:43:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced that executive members of management will present at the following conferences: UBS Global Basic Materials Conference, June 8, 2011 at 9:00 a.m.

2011-05-20 15:36:00

'Killing Bono' author Neil McCormick, July 26-28, Pittsburgh area PITTSBURGH, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Aspiring writers aged 16-21 have until May 31 to apply for full scholarships to the Summer Writer's Conference and Workshops at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center near Pittsburgh.

2011-05-11 07:20:43

It’s not that double birth is healthy, but healthier women do it.

2011-05-09 19:06:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced the appointment of Mary C. Beckerle, Ph.D. as a new independent director to its Board of Directors effective May 5, 2011. Dr.

2011-05-09 02:00:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) and Wilmar International Limited (SGX: WIL) today announced a Memorandum of Understanding between their respective subsidiaries for Wilmar to build a state-of-the-art natural alcohol plant at Huntsman's chemical site in Rozenburg (Rotterdam, The Netherlands), and to supply natural alcohols to Huntsman.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).