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Aug 23, 2016, 17:29 ET Academic Partnerships Names Jeff Dawson Chief Financial Officer

Academic Partnerships (AP) announces the appointment of Jeff Dawson to Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective Monday, Aug. 22, 2016. "I look...


Aug 23, 2016, 17:22 ET Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Corrections Corporation of America

 Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Corrections Corporation of America...


Aug 23, 2016, 17:00 ET China Distance Education Holdings Limited Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2016 Financial Results

China Distance Education Holdings Limited (NYSE: DL) ("CDEL", or the "Company"), a leading provider of online education in China focusing on...


Aug 23, 2016, 16:42 ET Veteran Astronaut Terry Virts Retires from NASA

 With more than 3,600 orbits of the Earth under his belt, astronaut Terry Virts will leave NASA on Aug. 23. Over the course of his...


Aug 23, 2016, 16:28 ET Former Sikh Hunger Striker Seeking Asylum Says US Violated Confidentiality

 An Indian of the Sikh faith who fled India three years ago to seek U.S. asylum from political persecution says federal immigration agents...


Aug 23, 2016, 16:27 ET ChemImage Sensor Systems Selected to Develop Final Prototypes to Support the U.S. Army Next Generation Chemical Detector Program

 ChemImage Sensor Systems (CISS) announced that the US Army has exercised the second option under its Next Generation Chemical Detector (NGCD)...


Aug 23, 2016, 16:13 ET South Dakota Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Announces Postponement of Briefing Meeting: The Subtle Effects of Racism in South Dakota

The South Dakota Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights announces the postponement of its briefing to examine "The Subtle...


Aug 23, 2016, 16:12 ET Concord Coalition: Updated Budget Projections Show Why Political Candidates Should Offer Credible Fiscal Reforms

 Projections released today by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) provide further evidence that candidates for federal office should address...


Aug 23, 2016, 16:08 ET Edgewell Personal Care Issues Statement Regarding Procter & Gamble Lawsuit

 Edgewell Personal Care Company (NYSE: EPC) ("Edgewell") today issued the following statement in response to Procter & Gamble...


Aug 23, 2016, 15:43 ET CPSC Posts Recall to its Web Site

 The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with...


Aug 23, 2016, 15:34 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of G&K Services Inc. to Cintas Corp. for $97.50 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders -- GK

The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All Persons or Entities who purchased G&K Services Inc. ("G&K")...


Aug 23, 2016, 15:33 ET University of Minnesota Opens its Doors to Wounded Warrior Project

 M-I-N-N-E-S-O-T-A! The Golden Gophers recently hosted a group of wounded veterans for a day of physical training at their state-of-the-art...


Aug 23, 2016, 15:32 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning the Fairness of the Sale of Post Properties Inc. to Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. -- PPS

The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All Persons or Entities who purchased Post Properties, Inc. ("Post...


Aug 23, 2016, 15:30 ET California Small Business Owners Will Save $7.8 Million on State Farm Property & Liability Insurance After Consumer Watchdog Rate Challenge

 In response to Consumer Watchdog's challenge to State Farm's proposed rate increases on businesses' liability and property insurance, State...


Aug 23, 2016, 15:21 ET PenFed Celebrates First Nebraska Branch

PenFed Credit Union has been helping Greater Omaha Do Better for almost 25 years, and is now adding local branches to offer hometown service and...


Aug 23, 2016, 15:17 ET Genesys Works - Bay Area Adds East Side Union High School District Superintendent Chris D. Funk to Its Board of Directors

Genesys Works - Bay Area (GWBA), the San Francisco-based office of national non-profit Genesys Works, announced today the addition of Chris D....


Aug 23, 2016, 15:07 ET Graduate Student Employees Launch a Nationwide Drive to Organize Unions with SEIU

Following a decision from the NLRB to restore their rights, graduate student employees at private universities across the country are launching a...


Aug 23, 2016, 14:59 ET Lockheed Martin Delivers NOAA's GOES-R Weather Satellite to Launch Site

NOAA's newest weather satellite, GOES-R, left its Colorado home where it was built and is now in Florida where it will undergo preparations for a...


Aug 23, 2016, 14:37 ET How Is The Arab American Community Responding To This Year's Presidential Race? James Zogby Offers Insights

It is unlikely that Donald Trump will get even twenty percent of the Arab American vote this election. Whether or not people like Hillary Clinton,...


Aug 23, 2016, 14:23 ET The Winning Seat® Sports Sweepstakes App, University of Nevada Wolf Pack Extend Relationship to 2016-17 Football Season

 The Winning Seat®, the one and only mobile, live-action sports sweepstakes app, has a renewed partnership with the University of Nevada...


Aug 23, 2016, 14:12 ET Cal/OSHA Cites Metal Processing Company after Preventable Accident Asphyxiates Worker

Cal/OSHA has cited Kittyhawk Inc. $73,105 for serious safety violations following a March 13, 2016 confined space accident in which a worker was...


Aug 23, 2016, 14:08 ET Cincinnati-Based Human Capital Institute Highlights Importance of Developing First-Time Managers in New Research

 Human Capital Institute (HCI), the global association for strategic talent management, today announced the release of its latest Talent Pulse,...


Aug 23, 2016, 14:03 ET Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2016 Comes to THIRTEEN's Great Performances With a Distinctly Gallic Flavor, Friday, September 30 at 9 p.m. on PBS

Led by guest conductor Semyon Bychkov for the very first time, the world-renowned Vienna Philharmonic returns for its 13th open-air concert, with a...


Aug 23, 2016, 14:00 ET Wyndham Worldwide Recognized as a Top Company for Working Families for 13th Year

 Wyndham Worldwide, (NYSE: WYN), one of the world's largest hospitality companies, has been recognized by the Orlando Sentinel as one of its...


Aug 23, 2016, 14:00 ET Ric Edelman's Popular Seminar "Rescue Your Money" Comes to Maryland and Virginia

Edelman Financial Services is presenting Ric Edelman's popular seminar, Rescue Your Money, in nine locations on a single evening throughout...