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Cesar Millan Is Awarded Honorary Degree For Humanitarian Services, Inspiration To Dog Owners, Veterinarians And Behavioral Science From Chulalongkorn University

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 2, 2015, Cesar Millan became the third American to receive an honorary diploma from Chulalongkorn University, in Bangkok Thailand. Millan was honored for his humanitarian services to rescue, rehabilitate and re-home abandoned and abused dogs around the world.  In receiving the prestigious award, Millan was also recognized for his...

Sep 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

"Newk's Cares" Campaign Places Women's Health Front And Center In Honor Of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

JACKSON, Miss., Sept. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- With one in 70 women facing ovarian cancer, Newk's Eatery— a...

Sep 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

Cheeky and Mario Batali Help Put the Spoon in "Spoontember" During Feeding America's Hunger Action Month

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This September, Cheeky™ and renowned chef Mario Batali are...

Sep 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

Oh, Holy Night -- Pope Francis' Heavenly U.S. Visit -- Where Will They All Get Their Philly ZZZ's?

WESTPORT, Conn., Sept. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As the city of Philadelphia works to host more than one million...