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Aug 27, 2016, 09:34 ET Il Rumi Forum diffonde un messaggio di condoglianze di Fethullah Gülen per le vittime del terremoto in Italia

 Il Rumi Forum ha rilasciato la seguente dichiarazione di Fethullah Gülen sul recente terremoto in Italia: Siamo dispiaciuti e...


Aug 26, 2016, 19:38 ET Media Statement from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®

 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® is not affiliated with St. Jude Medical in any way. Founded by the late entertainer Danny Thomas...


Aug 26, 2016, 18:09 ET New York City's First Boot Camp for Young Film Critics Makes it to Prime Time

 For the second consecutive year, the HITN-TV / KIDS FIRST! Film Critics Boot Camp has graduated another class of future movie...


Aug 26, 2016, 16:57 ET AARP Ohio Praises Finalization of Rule on State-Based Private Sector Retirement Plans

AARP Ohio praised the finalization of a rule by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that confirms states can facilitate the creation of automatic...


Aug 26, 2016, 16:08 ET World UnPlugNPlay Festival promotes building real human connection through play

 The World UnPlugNPlay Festival starts Monday August 29, 2016. People from around the world will be coming together celebrate the power of...


Aug 26, 2016, 13:15 ET Veterans Zip Through the Wilderness With Wounded Warrior Project

Wounded veterans and their families experienced an exciting tour of nature during a recent trip to ZipQuest Waterfall and Treetop Adventure, as...


Aug 26, 2016, 13:14 ET GoTopless Pride Parade in New York City to mark 9th Annual GoTopless Day on Aug. 28

 August 23 – On August 28, the women's rights organization GoTopless will hold Go Topless Pride Parades and...


Aug 26, 2016, 13:10 ET Preprint server bioRxiv receives additional major funding

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) announced today that its free, not-for-profit preprint service bioRxiv (pronounced "bio-Archive") has received...


Aug 26, 2016, 12:44 ET Eve Feinberg, MD, Named Medical Director of Northwestern Medicine Fertility and Reproductive Medicine Services Highland Park

Eve Feinberg, MD, knew the signs. She was, after all, a physician who specialized in treating infertile patients. And here she was trying to start...


Aug 26, 2016, 12:07 ET Paramount Business Jets Assists The Sato Project in Arranging Travel for Rescued Dogs

 Thirty-four stray dogs, rescued from one of Puerto Rico's most impoverished regions, will be granted new leases on life this weekend thanks to...


Aug 26, 2016, 11:30 ET Innovative Partnership Helps Veterans with PTSD

There was a time when Bill Geiger overreacted far too often – and he's the first to admit it. "I exploded when the anger got to be too much...


Aug 26, 2016, 10:59 ET Peak Hurricane Season Is Here; Tropical Activity Signals Insurance Review

While the direction and intensity of tropical activity currently brewing near the Bahamas is uncertain, Floridians should take steps now to prepare...


Aug 26, 2016, 10:34 ET The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Awards 79 Nonprofit Organizations Quality of Life Grants

 The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, a national nonprofit dedicated to improving quality of life for individuals living with...


Aug 26, 2016, 10:15 ET Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority's Visual Analytics Reporting System Recognized As A National Emerging Innovative Technology

The National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) has named the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority's Patient Safety Visual...


Aug 26, 2016, 10:15 ET New Federal "Fair Play" (aka "Contractor Blacklisting") Rules Released

On August 24, the White House released final regulations and guidance on the so-called "contractor blacklisting" rules. The final rules are being...


Aug 26, 2016, 09:51 ET Northern California Construction Teamsters Ratify Agreement

Construction Teamsters in Northern California and Nevada have ratified an agreement with the United Contractors Association and the Associated...


Aug 26, 2016, 09:45 ET Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety Patient Safety Weekly Must Reads for August 26, 2016

 The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) announced the resumption of its weekly review of the trending topics in patient...


Aug 26, 2016, 09:39 ET Refuge Association Praises Expansion of Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument

Today the Obama Administration announced it would expand Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument from 89 million to 373 million...


Aug 26, 2016, 08:30 ET Florida "Hunger Hero" Sending 25,000 Meals and More to Louisiana Flood Survivors

 A beloved Central Florida educator is leading an effort to send much-needed food and supplies to survivors of the devastating floods that...


Aug 26, 2016, 08:30 ET One-Handed Woman Pedaling 1,000 Miles to Honor 12 Fallen Marines and Raise Money for 12 Service Dogs for Wounded Vets

A woman who was born without a left hand and therefore was denied enlistment in the military will pedal 12 times around Oahu in honor of 12 Marines...


Aug 26, 2016, 06:00 ET TINA.org Files FTC Complaint Over Kardashian/Jenner Instagram Marketing

Ad watchdog truthinadvertising.org (TINA.org) has followed through on a recent warning to the Kardashian/Jenner family and the companies they...


Aug 26, 2016, 00:01 ET Pew Applauds Expansion of Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument

 The Pew Charitable Trusts joins partners in Hawaii and the scientific community in praising today's announcement by President Barack Obama...


Aug 25, 2016, 20:16 ET President Obama to Deliver Final Keynote at 46th ALC Phoenix Awards Dinner

 The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF) today announced that President Barack Obama will deliver his seventh and final...


Aug 25, 2016, 18:59 ET Prospanica anuncia los ganadores de los premios Brillante y Founder 2016

Hoy Prospanica anunció los ganadores de los muy esperados premios Brillante, los primeros premios que se otorgan bajo el nuevo nombre de la...


Aug 25, 2016, 17:47 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Applauds Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order

 Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) today applauded the Obama Administration for issuing final regulations and guidance...