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May 12, 2016, 00:00 ET Scientists Proclaim a New Civilization in the Aegean Bronze Age

A scientific publication, book and comprehensive website (http://www.luwianstudies.org) made public today by scientists at the Luwian Studies...


May 11, 2016, 15:47 ET Responsive Classroom® Publishes The Power of Our Words for Middle School and Middle School Motivators!

 Center for Responsive Schools, developer of the Responsive Classroom approach to teaching, has published two new books: The Power of Our Words...


May 11, 2016, 15:01 ET In-Depth Treatise On America Invents Act Published By Bloomberg Law And American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)

 Bloomberg Law and the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) today announced the publication of an innovative and...


May 11, 2016, 14:33 ET Self-Help Icon John Bradshaw Dies At 82

 John Bradshaw, the New York Times best-selling author, motivational speaker, theologian, family counselor and Emmy-nominated television...


May 11, 2016, 14:24 ET Funds2Orgs Releases Free E-Book to Help Schools and School Groups With New Fundraising Ideas

Funds2Orgs, the leading shoe drive fundraising social enterprise in the United States announces the release of Wayne Elsey's DOMINATE in YOUR...


May 11, 2016, 11:44 ET Gale Delivers New Class of Student Research Products to Develop Critical Thinking Skills and Enable Faculty-Librarian Collaboration

 Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, has released Gale Researcher, a new research platform that demonstrates the company's...


May 11, 2016, 10:00 ET Cengage Learning Announces Winners in Make It Count Instructor Video Contest

Cengage Learning today announced the winners of its Make It Count instructor video contest, which challenged college instructors to...


May 11, 2016, 10:00 ET Introducing the Hallmark Great Stories Award

 In keeping with its vision to create a more emotionally connected world, Hallmark Cards today introduces the Hallmark Great Stories Award,...


May 11, 2016, 08:55 ET New Self-Help Book, Falling Together, Takes Readers on an Inspirational Journey from Heartbreak to Healing

 There are times in life that shake many to their very foundation leaving them wishing for things to get better, fast. But the truth is that...


May 11, 2016, 08:40 ET Why a Business Brain May Not Be Fit for the Presidency

 "People may want to pause before voting a politician into office simply because they have a brain for business," claims business strategist...


May 11, 2016, 08:35 ET Cutting Edge Trends Transforming the Networking Industry

 Entrepreneurs, job seekers, executives, recruiters, human resource managers and students all share a common challenge. Their success is highly...


May 11, 2016, 08:30 ET Cocaine and Cornflakes

 Sugar, a common ingredient in most pantries, is starting to be looked at more like a narcotic, which begs the question: should refined sugar...


May 10, 2016, 15:39 ET 5 Things That Make May 9th Important to Scientologists

Scientologists celebrate May 9th as a special day. In fact, you could almost call May 9th a Scientology holiday. Here are five reasons this is such...


May 10, 2016, 13:14 ET First Book Marketplace Redesign Boosts E-Commerce Experience and Impact for Educators of Underserved Children

 First Book, the nonprofit social enterprise, has launched the next phase of its innovative First Book Marketplace (fbmarketplace.org) and...


May 10, 2016, 12:47 ET Babson Professors Hunt And Weintraub Release Latest Edition Of 'The Coaching Manager: Developing Top Talent In Business'

Newswise -- Babson College Professors James M. Hunt and Joseph R. Weintraub have released the 3rd edition of The Coaching Manager: Developing Top...


May 10, 2016, 12:04 ET Carina Pellius Announces the Publication of her First Collection of Poetry: 'Band-Aids, Bullet Holes and Bleeding Words'

Words that bleed with emotion but serve as Band-Aids for the temporary holes in her heart, Carina Pellius' first compilation of poems establishes...


May 10, 2016, 11:52 ET Former Harlequin Editorial Director Joins Entangled

Entangled Publishing LLC has hired former Harlequin Blaze Editorial Director Brenda Chin as the new editorial director of the Brazen and Scorched...


May 10, 2016, 11:00 ET New Book Tells Saga of Mexican-American Border Family in Crisis

 Marta Elva's American Tumbleweeds is "an experience all Americans should know about," says acclaimed author and actress Sonia Manzano. The...


May 10, 2016, 10:30 ET Playster announces partnership with StreetLib

MONTREAL, May 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Playster, the all-inclusive streaming platform, has announced a partnership with StreetLib, the largest...


May 10, 2016, 10:26 ET Award-Winning Iraq-American Author and Filmmaker Releases New Book on Democracy's Double Standards

 Weam Namou was a child when she and her family fled Iraq because of Iraq's totalitarian government. "We came here for America's freedoms," she...