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May 03, 2016, 17:50 ET SEAL -- NSW Family Foundation 2016 Fundraiser Raises Over $1.2 Million

The SEAL – Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Family Foundation is pleased to announce that its fundraiser on Saturday, April 30, 2016 raised more...


May 03, 2016, 17:47 ET Prêmio Breakthrough Especial de física fundamental concedido pela detecção de ondas gravitacionais 100 anos depois de Albert Einstein ter previsto sua existência

A comissão seletora do Prêmio Breakthrough de física fundamental hoje anunciou um Prêmio Breakthrough Especial de física...


May 03, 2016, 17:40 ET Toyota y el NCFL extienden programa nacional de aprendizaje a cinco ciudades

Un programa nacional de aprendizaje bigeneracional para familias, que tiene el objetivo de ofrecer una solución a los desafíos educativos...


May 03, 2016, 17:40 ET Special Breakthrough Prize in Grundlagenphysik für die Entdeckung der Gravitationswellen - 100 Jahre nachdem Albert Einstein ihre Existenz voraussagte

Auswahlgremium der früheren Gewinner des Breakthrough Prize würdigt die Mitwirkenden für ihr Experiment mit der Aufzeichnung von...


May 03, 2016, 17:36 ET Philanthropists and Scientists Collaborate to Increase the Pace of Lyme Disease Research, Raising $815,000 at LymeAid 2016

 This weekend, Bay Area Lyme Foundation, a leading nonprofit funder and advocate of innovative Lyme disease research in the US, hosted a 2-day...


May 03, 2016, 17:20 ET El Special Breakthrough Prize de Física Fundamental premió la detección de ondas gravitacionales 100 años después de que Albert Einstein predijera su existencia

El comité de selección para el Breakthrough Prize de Física Fundamental ha anunciado hoy que el Special Breakthrough Prize de...


May 03, 2016, 16:13 ET Two people, one brain tumor: After battling the disease for more than a decade, Chicago couple vows to find a cure together

In 2001, Bill and Viviane Evanoff vowed to stand by each other through everything life threw at them, in richer and poorer, in sickness and in...


May 03, 2016, 16:05 ET Record Attendance Expected at Association of Bioscience Financial Officers (ABFO) 2016 National Conference

The Association of Bioscience Financial Officers (ABFO) today reported that record attendance is expected at the organization's national...


May 03, 2016, 16:02 ET LUNGevity President Receives Point of Light Award

 Andrea Ferris, president of leading lung cancer nonprofit LUNGevity Foundation, received the prestigious Daily Point of Light Award for her...


May 03, 2016, 15:57 ET An Open Letter to Congress, State Governments and the Media on Daily Fantasy Sports from The New Sports Economy Institute

The strange and worthless bill pictured is a dire warning. That's the future of the U.S. dollar and the U.S. economy if we do not reveal the...


May 03, 2016, 15:39 ET Pamela Silva Conde And Johnny Lozada Announced As Co-Hosts For The 2016 NAMIC Annual Awards Breakfast

NAMIC (National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications) today announced Johnny Lozada, co-host of "Despierta America," and Pamela...


May 03, 2016, 15:28 ET Zvláštna cena za prelomové objavy vo fundamentálnej fyzike udelená za detekciu gravitačných vĺn 100 rokov po tom, či ich existenciu predpovedal Albert Einstein

Výberová komisia zložená z víťazov predchádzajúcich ročníkov ceny za prelomové objavy...


May 03, 2016, 15:25 ET Host Mario Batali And Co-Host Anthony Bourdain Invite New Yorkers To The Table In The Fight To #86AIDS At June 2nd (RED) Supper Event

 On sale today through Ticketmaster.com, the 2016 (RED) Supper event - hosted by Mario Batali with Anthony Bourdain – brings together the...


May 03, 2016, 15:00 ET Udělení zvláštní Ceny za průlomové objevy v základní fyzice za detekci gravitačních vln, 100 let po předpovězení jejich existence Albertem Einsteinem

Výběrová komise složená z bývalých laureátů Ceny za průlomové objevy (Breakthrough Prize)...


May 03, 2016, 14:57 ET Acts Retirement-Life Communities Refreshes its Brand Identity with New Logo, Tagline and Website

 It's a brand new day at Acts Retirement-Life Communities. One of the senior living industry's largest organizations is rolling out a new brand...


May 03, 2016, 14:10 ET Nashville-Based Insurer Relaunches And Invigorates Military Charity Arm, Now Called Overwatch Alliance

 Armed Services Mutual Benefit Association (ASMBA), life insurer to the military sector since 1963, announced today the relaunch of its...


May 03, 2016, 14:00 ET Grasso Receives Top AFCEA International Award

Alfred Grasso, president and CEO, The MITRE Corporation, has been named the 2015 David Sarnoff Award winner. AFCEA's most prestigious honor, the...


May 03, 2016, 13:46 ET Dr. Dean Bok Awarded Prestigious Helen Keller Prize for Vision Research

 Noted vision researcher Dr. Dean Bok of UCLA will today receive the prestigious 2016 Helen Keller Prize for Vision Research, BrightFocus...


May 03, 2016, 13:46 ET Joumana Kayrouz vows to expand work for women's rights and people in need

Prominent Michigan Attorney Joumana Kayrouz this week said she will broaden her fight as an advocate for women's rights and expand her activism to...


May 03, 2016, 13:45 ET Kristen Bell Co-Hosts the Inaugural Moms: Movers + Makers Awards by The Bump, a Leading Pregnancy and Parenting Brand for Today's Parents

 The Bump, the definitive voice for millennial parents, today honors and recognizes amazing achievements by moms with The Bump Moms: Movers +...


May 03, 2016, 13:35 ET Accusation Filed Against Former Chargers Team Doctor For Negligence In Junior Seau's Death; Consumer Watchdog Called on Medical Board To Suspend Doctor's License Two Years Ago

 Two years after Consumer Watchdog called on the California Medical Board to suspend the license of former San Diego Chargers team doctor,...


May 03, 2016, 13:33 ET 1000 Women Trained to Vote, Run for Office and Claim Leadership in a Single Day

 VoteRunLead announces Dare to Lead, an historic, multi-city, women's leadership conference using live-stream technology and 7 in-person...


May 03, 2016, 13:32 ET Associates For Breast And Prostate Cancer Studies Honors Gloria Allred, Donna Mills And Lorraine Toussaint At Annual Mother's Day Luncheon

 The Associates for Breast and Prostate Cancer Studies, affectionately known as the ABCs, will host its annual,...


May 03, 2016, 13:17 ET The Helping Hand Of Los Angeles Presents The 87th Anniversary Mother's Day Luncheon & Fashion Show

The Helping Hand of Los Angeles presents its 87th annual Mother's Day Luncheon and Fashion Show, May 6, 2016, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, to...


May 03, 2016, 13:00 ET National Safety Council Accepting Nominations for Distinguished Service to Safety Awards

 The National Safety Council is accepting nominations for its Distinguished Service to Safety Awards, presented annually to individuals who...