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2014-08-27 08:28:08

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, August 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, August 26, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,570.64, up 0.29%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.17% higher at 17,106.70, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,000.02, up 0.11%. The gains were broad based as seven out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index ended the day at 735.62, up...

2014-08-27 08:27:52

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to Raise $300,000 during September, Blood Cancer Awareness Month WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Every three minutes, someone in the U.S. is diagnosed. More than 1.1 million Americans are living with, or in remission from, these diseases. Certain forms of these diseases are the most common types of cancer in children and adolescents younger than 20 years. Almost 150,000 Americans will be diagnosed with these cancers this year. There are few,...

2014-08-27 08:27:42

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Covalon Technologies Ltd. (the "Company" or "Covalon") (TSXV: COV), an advanced medical technologies company, announces the following financial results for its third quarter of fiscal 2014: For the three months ended June 30, 2014: -- Revenue of $1,291,378, a 13% decrease over the same period of the prior year -- Net loss for the quarter of $240,156 compared to net income of $238,826 during the same period of the prior year...

2014-08-27 08:27:28

SEATTLE, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ARCH Venture Partners, one of the largest U.S. technology venture firms investing in the development of seed and early-stage advanced technology companies, today announced that its eighth venture fund closed with more than $400 million in subscriptions. ARCH Venture Fund VIII exceeded its $250 million subscription target by more than $150 million. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140826/139842 "The enthusiasm behind Fund VIII...

2014-08-27 08:25:25

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, August 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, August 26, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,570.64, up 0.29%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.17% higher at 17,106.70, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,000.02, up 0.11%. The gains were broad based as seven out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index ended the day at 317.40, up...

2014-08-27 08:24:49

SAINT LOUIS, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISLE) (the "Company") today reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2015 ended July 27, 2014 and other Company-related news. Consolidated Results The following table outlines the Company's financial results (dollars in millions, except per share data, unaudited): Three Months Ended ------------------...

2014-08-27 08:23:57

Having launched on August 18th, the premier over-the-fireplace TV mount with up and down movement, reached its goal of $25,000 within its first 30 minutes on the crowd-funding platform. SAN DIEGO, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sore necks and glare due to flat screen TV's mounted too high on the wall are now a thing of the past. MantelMount (www.MantelMount.com), a new kind of TV mount, allows anyone to easily pull a flat screen TV down off the wall, suspend it at eye-level in front...

2014-08-27 08:22:43

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, August 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, August 26, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,570.64, up 0.29%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.17% higher at 17,106.70, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,000.02, up 0.11%. The gains were broad based as seven out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index ended the day at 713.29, up 0.52%,...

2014-08-27 08:22:12

Cumulative PV Module Shipments Exceeded 10 GW Globally BAODING, China, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), the world's largest vertically integrated photovoltaic manufacturer, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced its unaudited consolidated financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Second Quarter 2014 Consolidated Financial and Operating Summary -- Total net revenues were RMB...

2014-08-27 08:21:43

HARTFORD, Conn., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In advance of a meeting today with investors, United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) reaffirms 2014 earnings per share expectations of $6.75 to $6.85, up 9 - 10% from the prior year, on sales of about $65 billion. The Company also plans to increase the level of share repurchases for the year from the previously announced $1.25 billion to $1.35 billion. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140122/NE50390LOGO United Technologies Corp.,...


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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

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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