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2014-08-01 16:25:56

SAN DIEGO and LAS VEGAS, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shareholder rights attorneys at Robbins Arroyo LLP are investigating the proposed acquisition of Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) by Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS). On August 1, 2014, the two companies announced the signing of a definitive agreement pursuant to which Scientific Games will acquire all outstanding shares of Bally common stock. Under the terms of the agreement, Bally shareholders will receive for...

2014-08-01 16:25:00

ALPHARETTA, Ga., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neenah Paper, Inc. (NYSE:NP) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.27 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend will be payable on September 3, 2014 to stockholders of record as of close of business on August 15, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140507/85487 The new dividend rate of $0.27 per share was announced on May 22 and represents a 13 percent increase...

2014-08-01 16:24:57

MIAMISBURG, Ohio, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NewPage Holdings Inc. ("NewPage") today announced its results of operations for the second quarter of 2014. Net sales in the second quarter of 2014 were $733 million compared to $720 million in the second quarter of 2013. Net sales improved due to higher sales volume of paper partially offset by lower paper prices. Paper pricing is impacted by lower industry demand. Paper sales volume totaled 811,000 tons and 783,000 tons for the second...

2014-08-01 16:24:49

Power leadership and employees rally together in month-long initiative to fight pediatric cancer CHESTER, Pa., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Power Home Remodeling Group, the nation's third largest home remodeling company, is pleased to announce the company raised $123,000 during the third annual company-wide Power Month for Alex's initiative in support of Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), a nonprofit dedicated to finding cures for all kids with cancer. More than 1,300 employees...

2014-08-01 16:24:06

BAUDETTE, Minn., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANIP) today announced that it has acquired the US rights for Vancocin® 125 mg and 250 mg capsules from Shire plc, a global biopharmaceutical company. In addition, ANI acquired from Shire approved ANDAs for the currently non-marketed products vancomycin hydrochloride injectable 500 mg, 1 gm and 10 gm ($45 million in 2013 market value, per IMS Health) and vancomycin hydrochloride oral solution 250 mg...

2014-08-01 16:20:45

- Receives $71.4 million in cash from the transaction WARREN, Ohio, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stoneridge, Inc. (NYSE: SRI) today completed the previously announced sale of its Wiring Business assets to Motherson Sumi Systems Ltd. ("Motherson") in accordance with the Asset Purchase Agreement dated May 26, 2014. Cash proceeds for the transaction were $71.4 million and consisted of the $65.7 million stated purchase price and the assumption of certain related liabilities of the...

2014-08-01 12:25:54

- AbbVie will donate $10 to Cystic Fibrosis Research, Inc. (CFRI) for every recipe collected between August 1 and September 15, 2014, up to $10,000 NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. and PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) and Cystic Fibrosis Research, Inc. (CFRI) today announced a partnership to expand awareness of proper nutritional habits in the cystic fibrosis (CF) community through the CFChef Shares program. CFChef Shares will run from August 1 to September...

2014-08-01 12:23:55

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, August 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge.com has issued complimentary post-earnings insights and pulse coverage on American Capital Agency Corporation (NASDAQ: AGNC). The company was featured in the headlines on Monday, July 28, 2014, for showing significant growth in comprehensive income and net spread and dollar roll income per common share, during the second quarter of 2014. Our free...

2014-08-01 12:22:57

ZUG, Switzerland, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weatherford International plc (NYSE: WFT) closed the sale of the Company's land drilling and workover operations in Russia and Venezuela to Rosneft on July 31, 2014. The consideration was $500 million in cash. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/19990308/WEATHERFORDLOGO With the conclusion of this transaction, Weatherford's remaining Russian revenue base declined from 7% of total company revenue in the first half of 2014 to 3% on a...

2014-08-01 12:22:56

HOUSTON, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TexCom, Inc. (OTC Pink: TEXC) (the "Company" or "TexCom"), an environmental services company serving the oil and gas industry, today announced that it has closed the previously announced agreements to purchase two salt water disposal wells - the Peak Water Systems SWD #1 and the Bennett SWD #1, both located in Van Buren County, Arkansas. The purchase price for the assets is approximately $20.29 million and included the refinancing of...


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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...

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Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....

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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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