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2014-09-29 08:31:03

NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attention: New York City, Personal Health, Parenting, Travel and Medical Editors: WHAT: On-demand flu shots wherever you are in Manhattan and Brooklyn WHY: Because wait times for primary care appointments are ridiculously long in New York WHO: Pager - Helping doctors come to...

2014-09-29 08:30:09

NESS ZIONA, Israel, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atox Bio, a clinical stage company developing novel immunomodulators for severe infections, today announced that the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA [http://www.phe.gov/about/barda/Pages/default.aspx ]) has awarded Atox Bio with a contract valued up to $24 million and 4.5 years for the development of AB103 to treat Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections (NSTI) and potentially infections caused by...

2014-09-29 08:28:11

- Defining purpose, building community and adapting your leadership style can help women-led companies accelerate growth and scale big NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to EY's independent study, "Force Multipliers, How three fundamental adaptations can help women entrepreneurs scale big," female entrepreneurs can take three steps to significantly accelerate their companies' growth: define a purpose, build a community and adapt their leadership style....

2014-09-29 08:27:02

One of the Season's Hottest Festivals for Foodies Partners with Premier Hotels During Southern California's Largest Culinary & Wine Classic to Offer Packages Perfect for the Food and Wine Enthusiast SAN DIEGO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This Fall, wine and food lovers are invited to explore America's Finest City with culinary vacation packages from San Diego's premier hotels during Southern California's largest wine and food celebration. November 16-23, 2014 kicks off the 11(th)...

2014-09-29 08:24:58

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US markets on Friday, September 26, 2014, ended on a positive note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 17,113.15, up 0.99% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,512.19, up 1.02%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.86% higher at 1,982.85. During the trading session, all the ten sectors finished on a higher note. The S&P 500 Materials...

2014-09-29 08:24:00

FY 2014 Results Were Boosted By Sharp Increases in Oilfield Automation and Furnaces Revenues, Improved Gross Margins, and an Operating Profit Versus Operating Loss in the Prior Year BEIJING, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recon Technology, Ltd. (NASDAQ: RCON), ("Recon" or the "Company"), a leading independent oilfield services provider operating primarily in China, today reported that in its fiscal year ended June 30, 2014, the Company was able to record the following results: --...

2014-09-29 08:23:50

Partners with Experienced West African Contractor AUMS TORONTO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Roxgold Inc. (ROG: TSX.V) ("Roxgold" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has awarded the underground mining services contract (the "Contract") for its Yaramoko Gold Project in Burkina Faso to a subsidiary of African Underground Mining Services ("AUMS"). _____________________________________________________________________ |HIGHLIGHTS:...

2014-09-29 08:22:17

Led by Magma Venture Partners, Vertex Venture Capital and by the Co-Founder of the RAD Group, Mr. Zohar Zisapel. Funding will enhance the development of the company's innovative security solutions for the automotive industry TEL AVIV, Israel, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Argus Cyber Security, a pioneer in automotive cyber security, announced today it raised $4M in Series A funding. The round included Magma Venture Partners and Vertex Venture Capital, two leading venture...

2014-09-29 04:22:32

LONDON, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- . Accel Partners and Salesforce Ventures join Balderton Capital to make investment in leading customer data technology . Funding to fuel rapid US expansion and product innovation as Qubit's integrated personalization platform disrupts market of single point solutions . Accel Partners' Bruce Golden to join Qubit board Qubit, the ecommerce technology company, has today announced a $26m Series B investment led by...

2014-09-29 00:20:53

STEVE GUERDAT AND GEORGINA BLOOMBERG PLACE SECOND AND THIRD, RESPECTIVELY, ON THE CLOSING DAY OF THIS PRESTIGIOUS FOUR-DAY EVENT LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The inaugural Longines Los Angeles Masters came to a close Sunday afternoon with eighteen-year-old Belgian rider, Jos Verlooy, taking the top prize in the Longines Grand Prix, the most prestigious class of the four-day competition. Verlooy emerged the winner with a timing of 38.11 seconds stating calmly, "It's a...


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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....

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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