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2012-09-16 22:21:26

LONDON, September 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- So there's not enough money in the economy, unemployment is far too high, interest rates are at near 0%, everyone is dejected and conventional measures have run out of ammo, "time for another round of Quantitative Easing", some may say. But what exactly is Quantitative Easing (QE) and why should we care? Investopedia defines Quantitative Easing as "a government monetary policy occasionally used to increase the money supply by...

2012-09-13 02:31:41

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Delphax Technologies Inc. (OTC: DLPX), a global provider of high-speed digital printing equipment, today announced the North American introduction of its elan(TM) digital color print system next month at Graph Expo 2012. The company will showcase demonstrations of the major advances in inkjet and paper-handling technologies offered by the elan 500 powered by Memjet in booth 2038 at Chicago's McCormick Place South. A robust production class...

2012-08-28 02:22:49

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The price of gold reached a four-month high of $1,674.28 per ounce on August 24, 2012, as a result of speculation concerning yet a third round of quantitative easing and dismal U.S. economic reports. Capital Gold Group CEO, Jonathan Rose, forecasts gold to soar in the coming months of 2012. "Investors need to wake up and realize that gold is not an investment but a vehicle for wealth preservation," stated Rose. "As the Federal Reserve hints at...

2012-08-27 02:24:56

NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cerebral Palsy International Research Foundation (CPIRF) will honor one of its longest standing and most passionate supporters, the respected former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Paul A. Volcker, Chairman of the Board, CPIRF on Thursday, September 27 at The Pierre in New York City. Hundreds of guests are expected for the elegant event which will honor Volcker, the former Chairman of the Federal Reserve under Presidents Jimmy Carter and Ronald...

2012-08-10 02:44:26

High levels of iron could raise the risk of bowel cancer by switching on a key pathway in people with faults in a critical anti-cancer gene, according to a study published in Cell Reports today (Thursday). Cancer Research UK scientists, based at the University of Birmingham and the Beatson Institute for Cancer Research in Glasgow, found bowel cancers were two to three times more likely to develop in mice with a faulty APC gene that were fed high amounts of iron compared to mice who still...

2012-08-02 15:01:35

If the drought forces producers to feed a larger portion of distillers dried grains with solubles, cattle can maintain gains and improve meat quality if the animals are weaned early, a Purdue University scientist has shown. The finding, reported at the American Society of Animal Science Midwest Meetings in Des Moines, Iowa, could allow some producers to save on rising feed costs in the face of this year's drought. Distillers dried grains with solubles, or DDGS, are the leftovers from corn...

2012-06-27 06:20:58

WASHINGTON, June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the day of the White House's discussion with automakers, environmentalists and government officials, the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) welcomed the Obama administration's continuing review of the proposed Model Year (MY) 2017-2025 fuel economy rules. The issues below should be raised during the White House's "Advanced Vehicles, Driving Growth" summit: Are consumers able and willing to pay almost $3,000 [Obama...

2012-06-21 06:24:23

BOSTON, June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Although breastfeeding is one of the most effective preventive health measures for infants and mothers, half of US-born babies are given formula within the first week, and by 9 months, only 31% of babies are breastfeeding at all. Breastfeeding rates are lowest among low socio-economic populations. To help reverse these trends, the National Initiative for Children's Healthcare Quality (NICHQ) today announced a first-of-its-kind effort...

Vitamin B3 In Milk Yields Remarkable Health Benefits
2012-06-15 04:47:44

Weill Cornell researchers show tiny vitamin in milk, in high doses, makes mice leaner, faster and stronger A novel form of vitamin B3 found in milk in small quantities produces remarkable health benefits in mice when high doses are administered, according to a new study conducted by researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College and the Polytechnic School in Lausanne, Switzerland. The findings, recently reported in the June 2012 issue of the journal, Cell Metabolism, reveal that high...

2012-06-06 10:21:33

NEWARK, N.J., June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- PSE&G is telling its customers that they should not fall for the latest urban myth which claims that President Obama is directly paying their utility bills. The state's largest utility is reporting that customers are being duped into believing that their bills can be paid electronically using a Federal Reserve bank routing number. The myth, which has been spreading person to person via phone, Twitter and texting, started as a nationwide phony...


Latest US Federal Reserve Reference Libraries

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2007-04-10 14:06:21

A Fantail goldfish is a standard "fancy" type of goldfish. It has a dual-lobed tail, unlike its cousin the common or comet. Its fins can be different sizes, ranging from 1-3 in or more in length. A typical fantail has paired fins, including anal fins, a single dorsal fin, and a round, pointed body shape. It can range in color, from bronze (known as chocolate), orange, red, calico, and mixes of the colors. It is the third hardiest of the fancy goldfish with Comet first and Shubunkin second,...

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2007-04-10 14:01:52

Common goldfish are a type of goldfish with no other modifications from their ancestors other than their color. Most varieties of fancy goldfish were derived from this simple breed. Common goldfish come in a variety of colors including red, orange/gold, white, black and yellow or 'lemon' goldfish. As pets The Common goldfish has become a popular pet around the world. They are hardier than fancier fish, able to live in a variety of conditions ranging from aquariums to outdoor ponds, and...

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2005-09-07 20:33:37

Apocrita is a suborder of insects in the order Hymenoptera. The Apocrita include wasps, bees and ants, and are comprised of many families. They include the most advanced Hymenoptera and are distinguished from the Symphyta by the narrow waist joining two segments of the abdomen. The ovipositor of the female either extends freely or is retracted, and is converted into a sting for both for defense and for paralyzing prey. Larvae are legless, and may feed either inside a host or in a nest....

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2005-06-15 14:56:25

Rodrigues day gecko (Phelsuma edwardnewtoni) is a now extinct diurnal species of geckos. It lived on the island of Rodrigues and typically inhabited forests and dwelt in trees. The Rodrigues day gecko fed on insects and nectar. Scientific synonyms Phelsuma edwardnewtoni VINSON & VINSON 1969 Phelsuma newtoni BOULENGER 1884 Phelsuma edwardnewtoni - KLUGE 1993 Phelsuma edwardnewtoni - RÖSLER 2000: 101 Description This day gecko is now extinct. It was described also as P....

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