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2014-10-23 23:03:20

Employer Health Care Costs Remain Stable for 2014, but Number of Employers Delaying Renewal to Avoid PPACA Compliance Increased 322 Percent Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 The number of employers delaying their health plan renewal dates until December 1 increased 322 percent from 2013 to 2014, with 32 percent of all employers postponing their renewal date, according to the 2014 United Benefit Advisors Health Plan Survey, the nation's largest health plan survey of nearly...

2014-10-23 23:02:43

Topical study “Market Snapshot: Transcatheter Heart Valve 2007 to 2020 - Europe (Germany, France, Italy, UK, Spain)” drawn up by GBI Research is now available at MarketPublishers.com London, UK (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 The European transcatheter heart valve (THV) market value is expected to grow from a value of around USD 483 million as of 2013 to reach close to USD 1.66 billion by 2020-end, at a CAGR of nearly 19.5%. This colossal growth, relating to the five leading markets of...

2014-10-23 23:01:22

185% Year-over-Year Growth Driven by Deepened Focus on Cross-Platform Mobile Advertising. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Ampush, the leading in-feed mobile advertising technology company, today announced that it will end the year on a $200M run rate of spend on the AMP platform, up from $70M at the end of last year. The 185% year-over-year growth is credited to the company’s increased focus on cross-platform mobile advertising. The results place Ampush in a leading...

2014-10-23 23:00:56

Two pairs of Liberty University students received $500 research grants for their presentations of studies related to Alzheimer’s Disease during the Virginia Academy of Science’s Fall Undergraduate Meeting on Oct. 18 at Virginia State University in Petersburg, Va. Lynchburg, Va. (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Two pairs of Liberty University students received $500 research grants for their presentations of studies related to Alzheimer’s Disease during the Virginia Academy of Science’s...

2014-10-23 23:00:27

At a press conference on the school lawn Thursday, Oct. 23, Jackson Christian announced the launch of a three-year $3.3 million capital campaign. It includes $2.3 million for a middle and high school expansion, $900,000 for athletics and $100,000 for the fine arts. Jackson, Tenn. (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 At a press conference on the school lawn Thursday, Oct. 23, Jackson Christian announced the launch of a three-year $3.3 million capital campaign. It includes $2.3 million for a middle and...

2014-10-23 20:29:28

GAINESVILLE, Ga., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Georgia jury on Oct. 21 awarded $8.45 million to a severely injured boy, finding staff at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center failed to follow medical standards of care during his delivery in 2008. Jakob Medley, now 5, waited eight minutes for the breathing tube he desperately needed when he was delivered because the hospital's neonatal resuscitation team was busy and back-up help wasn't called, according to court documents....

2014-10-23 20:21:54

CLAYTON, Mo., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN) announced today that its third quarter 2014 net income was $26.1 million, or $0.33 per diluted share, which compares to $69.7 million, or $0.86 per diluted share in the third quarter of 2013. Sales in the third quarter of 2014 were $593.6 million compared to $670.7 million in the third quarter of 2013. Third quarter 2014 results included $1.2 million of pretax restructuring charges and $9.5 million of pretax expense...

2014-10-23 20:21:12

DAVIS, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Judge Troy L. Nunley has awarded Sierra Railroad Company ("Sierra") an additional $13.1 million in punitive damages in Sierra's dispute with Patriot Rail Company LLC ("Patriot"). These damages were awarded due to Patriot's willful misappropriation of Sierra's trade secrets and are in addition to the $39.6 million awarded to Sierra by the jury in May 2014, for a total award to Sierra of $52.7 million. In March, a jury found that Patriot...

2014-10-23 20:20:26

Highlights: OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure and mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, reported third quarter sales of $765.7 million compared with $778.0 million for the same period of 2013. Third quarter 2014 operating income was $87.8 million versus $109.9 million in 2013. Third quarter net income was $23.6 million versus $56.5...

2014-10-23 16:28:16

- 2014 first nine months sales increased 5% to $752 million, compared to $716 million in 2013; income from operations increased 100% to $70 million, compared to $35 million in 2013; earnings per share increased 83% to $0.66, compared to $0.36 in 2013. CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) today announced its first nine months and third quarter 2014 financial results, reflecting its continued improvements in market share, tour success, and operating...


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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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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin