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2014-07-08 16:26:53

LONGUEUIL, QC, July 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Agropur Cooperative is pleased to announce that it has concluded a strategic partnership agreement with Sobeys that includes the purchase of the dairy processing activities as well as long term supply agreements. The value of the transaction totalling $356 million includes: -- The purchase of four plants: two located in Edmonton (AB) (milk - ice cream), one in Winnipeg (MB) (milk) and one in Burnaby (BC) (milk); -- The licensing of the...

2014-07-08 16:26:50

Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper (NYSE: IP) today announced its board of directors has authorized management to acquire up to $1.5 billion of additional shares of the company's common stock to supplement the $1.5 billion share repurchase program authorized in September 2013. The company intends to continue to repurchase such shares in open market repurchase transactions....

2014-07-08 16:24:42

RENTON, Wash., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Seattle Seahawks and Outerwall Inc. (Nasdaq: OUTR) announced today a partnership to expand philanthropic support for Seattle youth services. Outerwall, together with its consumer lines of business, Redbox(®) entertainment, Coinstar(®) money services, and ecoATM(®) electronics recycling kiosks, will team up with the Seattle Seahawks Spirit of 12 Partners by donating up to $100,000 to the program's community-based nonprofits....

2014-07-08 16:24:09

DALLAS, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- London Broadcasting Company ("LBC" or the "Company"), a portfolio company of SunTx Capital Partners ("SunTx"), today announced that it has completed its previously announced sale of six Texas-based television stations to Gannett Co. Inc., an international media and marketing solutions company, for $215 million in an all-cash transaction. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140708/125294 Ned N. Fleming, III, Founder and Managing Partner of...

2014-07-08 16:22:37

READING, Pa., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today the amendment to its senior secured credit facility and an increase in the credit facility size to $650 million. The amended credit facility was increased by $300 million to $650 million and is comprised of a $500 million revolving line of credit and a $150 million incremental term loan. Both the revolver and incremental term loan...

2014-07-08 16:22:33

AMSTERDAM, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Supervisory Directors of Core Laboratories N.V. (NYSE: "CLB US" and Euronext Amsterdam: "CLB NA") has announced a cash dividend of $0.50 per share of common stock payable in the third quarter of 2014. On an annualized basis, this quarterly dividend would equal a total payout of $2.00 per share of common stock, if maintained for the entire year. The quarterly $0.50 per share cash dividend will be payable on 18 August 2014 to...

2014-07-08 16:21:04

LOS ANGELES, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SuperShuttle has added 23 new compressed natural gas (CNG) eight-passenger vans to its Southern California fleet, furthering its commitment to being the most environmentally sound way to get to and from the airport. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140108/LA42206 The Clean Transportation Funding from The Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC) provided $225,000 in funding to assist SuperShuttle in converting 23 of...

2014-07-08 16:20:42

- New customer option expands on double-decker bus fleet to select routes in 30 cities NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Megabus.com--the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, plus a reservation fee--today announced it will be expanding its reserved-seating program on select routes to/from 30 cities in North America. The new service option allows customers to choose from 10 popular seats for a nominal fee. Tickets for specific reserved seats can be purchased at...

2014-07-08 16:20:35

- Carson Magee, an 11-year-old fifth grader from Coeur d'Alene, Idaho who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) four years ago at age 7, has won the "Our Everyday Heroes" Race Car Design Contest for JDRF, hosted by Ford Customer Service Division (FCSD) and its brands, Motorcraft and Quick Lane Tire and Auto Centers. DEARBORN, Mich., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carson Magee, an 11-year-old fifth grader from Coeur d'Alene, Idaho who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) four...

2014-07-08 12:32:40

Starting at Only $249 NORTON, Mass., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Measurement Computing Corporation, the value leader in data acquisition, today announced the release of two, 16-bit, multifunction USB DAQ devices with sample rates up to 100 kS/s. The USB-230 Series are the lowest priced 16-bit multifunction USB devices available from MCC. They feature eight single-ended/four differential analog inputs, eight digital I/O, one counter input, and two, 16-bit analog outputs. Removable...


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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...

Larry Page
2013-09-17 12:57:55

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....

2012-06-18 02:47:19

Symbol: ECFR Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   ECCRE2 Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. ssp. edulis Hitchc.   ECCRF Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. var. frumentacea (Roxb.) W. Wight   PAFR4 Panicum frumentaceum Roxb., non Salisb. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, CA, DC, IL, KY, MO, NV,...

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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.