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2014-10-20 23:01:52

Shriners Hospitals for Children® and UK HealthCare sign agreement to build new hospital on University of Kentucky Campus Lexington, Kentucky (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Shriners Hospitals for Children® and UK HealthCare have signed an agreement that will change the current location of Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington from 1900 Richmond Road to South Limestone across from the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital. The new facility will be a state-of-the-art...

2014-10-20 23:01:08

Koryotel.com launched a new calling plan with 300 minutes for calls to South Korea landlines and mobiles at only $4.49/month. The plan is called "South Korea 300" and it has many advantages. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 South Koreans who live abroad now have the chance to save money on their international calls to South Korea thanks to the low price offered by Koryotel.com. The rate in dollars is 1.5¢/minute to call both landlines and mobiles with the new...

2014-10-20 23:00:22

Going viral as the #1 Reddit item that day, 10-year old Meseret Tigabie inspired thousands to support children in her situation, raising more than $4 million in total over a weekend. (source: GamingForGood.net) Ethiopia (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 "What is the happiest memory you have?" one Reddit user asked. She responded "My happiest time is today because I can share things about my life and people are very interested." Meseret Tigabie is a 10-year old street child...

2014-10-20 20:27:50

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cutrale-Safra today stated that ISS' recommendation regarding the proposed Fyffes transaction runs counter to the valuation that the investment marketplace has placed on the Fyffes transaction, as evidenced by the noticeable decline in the stock price of Chiquita following the ISS recommendation. The Cutrale-Safra definitive offer of $14 per share remains clearly superior to the revised Fyffes transaction. Since the ISS report was released this...

2014-10-20 20:26:56

The Ken and Jeanne Levy-Church Fund will help families, extraordinary clinical care discoveries ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Michigan Health System announced today the creation of the Ken and Jeanne Levy-Church Fund to Improve Cardiovascular Access. The initiative is made possible by a $10 million bequest from Ken and Jeanne Levy-Church, New York City-based philanthropists who are committed to bringing world-class cardiovascular care...

2014-10-20 20:26:42

- Will announce third-quarter 2014 financial results on Oct. 31, 2014 - NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV) today authorized a new $5 billion stock repurchase program and increased the company's quarterly cash dividend by nearly 17 percent. The authorization allows for the repurchase of up to $5 billion of the company's common stock, which is expected to be executed over the next several years. The stock repurchase...

2014-10-20 20:26:06

First Spanish Yes On 46 TV Ad Released LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer stood with victims of medical negligence and families who lost their children to preventable medical error and called on California voters to support the patient safety protections in Proposition 46. Consumer Watchdog released the first Yes on 46 Spanish campaign advertisement, featuring Carmen Pack, wife of the proponent of Prop 46 who lost her two children to medical...

2014-10-20 20:23:24

LAKEWOOD, Colo., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pershing Gold Corporation (OTCQB: PGLC) ("Pershing Gold" or the "Company") announced today that it has raised US$10 million in gross proceeds through the sale of 35,178,572 shares of the Company's Common Stock, or about 9.9% of Pershing Gold's outstanding Common Stock following the transaction, to Levon Resources Ltd., and an additional 535,715 shares of Common Stock to an accredited investor. The Common Stock was sold for $0.28 per...

2014-10-20 20:22:08

FORT WAYNE, Ind., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced third quarter 2014 net sales of $2.3 billion and net income of $91 million, or $0.38 per diluted share, which includes the negative impact of approximately $0.09 per diluted share related to acquisition costs, financing fees, and the effect of purchase accounting adjustments for the Severstal Columbus, LLC acquisition that occurred mid-September. The acquisition and financing costs...

2014-10-20 16:30:41

Conference call on TI website at 4:30 p.m. Central time today DALLAS, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today reported third-quarter revenue of $3.50 billion, net income of $826 million and earnings per share of 76 cents. Regarding the company's performance and returns to shareholders, Rich Templeton, TI's chairman, president and CEO, made the following comments: -- "Revenue for the quarter was solidly in the upper half of our expected...


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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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