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2014-10-29 16:21:17

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW) today reported 2014 third-quarter net income of $45.6 million, or 78 cents per diluted share. The results compare to third-quarter 2013 net income of $30.6 million, or 53 cents per diluted share. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060418/SFTU007LOGO On a non-GAAP basis, earnings per diluted share were 80 cents in the 2014 third quarter compared to 58 cents in last year's third quarter. (Non-GAAP items, consisting of...

2014-10-29 16:21:09

All proceeds generated from ticket sales to be donated to the foundation MONTVALE, N.J., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mercedes-Benz Evolution Tour will make its final stop in New Orleans on Nov. 23 with a concert benefiting Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) philanthropic partner Laureus Sport for Good Foundation USA (Laureus USA), a charitable organization that supports projects across the U.S. to improve the lives of youth through the power of sport. To view the multimedia assets...

2014-10-29 16:21:01

Terex to Invest $20 Million in Manitex International, Inc. BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manitex International, Inc. (Nasdaq: MNTX), a leading international provider of cranes and specialized material and container handling equipment, today announced an agreement to form a Joint Venture with Terex Corporation in ASV, which has been a wholly-owned subsidiary of Terex (NYSE:TEX) since 2008, with its manufacturing facility in Grand Rapids, MN. As a result of the...

2014-10-29 12:33:22

JA Worldwide and Alcoa Foundation Team Up to Implement Global STEM Education Initiative for Teens BOSTON, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JA Worldwide (JA) today announced a new partnership with Alcoa Foundation to launch a global curriculum that will bring enhanced STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education to middle and high school students. JA Worldwide received a $750,000 investment from Alcoa Foundation to create JA Assembling Your Career, a program...

2014-10-29 12:27:48

At a $199 price point to attract more golfers, GAME GOLF updates platform with Smart Shot Detection, GAME Benchmarks, Mobile Social Engagement and More SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GAME GOLF, the first wearable device that automatically tracks and graphically displays a golfer's round and valuable statistics, announced today a series of revolutionary features that will create an all-new user experience on its web platform and through the GAME GOLF mobile apps on iOS and...

2014-10-29 12:26:09

ATLANTA, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation released today its 2015 list of 10 Places in Peril in the state. Sites on the list include: Ware's Folly in Augusta (Richmond County); Dart House in Brunswick (Glynn County); Mandeville Homestead in Carrollton (Carroll County); East Point Historic Civic Block in East Point (Fulton County); Haistens Hospital in Griffin (Spalding County); Portal Drugstore in Portal (Bullock County);...

2014-10-29 12:24:23

LA HABRA, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- At a community celebration this morning, leaders of the Institute for Healthcare Advancement (IHA) "flipped the switch" on the non-profit's new solar energy project, which is expected to generate enough electricity to offset 70 percent of the Institute's energy needs. This initiative will generate more than 681,000 kWh of electricity annually, the equivalent of taking 100 passenger vehicles off the road each year. Photo -...

2014-10-29 12:24:18

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The UCF College of Medicine received a $1 million donation Tuesday from the Harmony Institute to research whether living in a community that encourages interaction between residents, animals and nature improves public health. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141029/155226 The Harmony Institute inspired the creation of the town of Harmony in Osceola County in 1998 as a master planned community designed to accommodate and encourage...

2014-10-29 12:24:11

Sungage Financial's $100 million partnership with DCU demonstrates "Green Bank" model succeeding in Connecticut ROCKY HILL, Conn., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority (CEFIA), also known as the Connecticut Green Bank (CT Green Bank), today announced that one of its earliest partners, Sungage Financial, has graduated from its CT Solar Loan pilot program with a $100 million partnership with Massachusetts-based Digital Federal Credit Union...

2014-10-29 08:43:44

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM), ServiceSource International Inc. (NASDAQ: SREV), Total System Services Inc. (NYSE: TSS), VeriFone Systems Inc. (NYSE: PAY), and NeuStar Inc. (NYSE: NSR). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:...


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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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