News from aspire A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Nov 11, 2014, 07:00 ET

Wall Street Game Change--New Online Investment Firm 'Aspiration' Launches in Shake Up to Financial Sector

Aspiration, a new online investment firm created explicitly for the middle class, today launched with the goal of democratizing the financial...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:00 ET

Major New ACT Aspire Assessment Component Promises Early Insight into Learner Progress

ACT Aspire, LLC launches Periodic Assessments, the second major component of the ACT Aspire Assessment System.  ACT Aspire is the first...

Aug 01, 2014, 12:30 ET
ASPIRE Beverage Company (PRNewsFoto/ASPIRE Beverage Company)

ASPIRE Natural Sports Drinks Launch in Minnesota and Colorado Target Stores on August 3

 Today, ASPIRE Beverage Company announced that its natural sports drinks will be on the shelves of Target Stores in Minnesota and Colorado...

Aug 01, 2014, 12:07 ET

Aspire Technology Partners Recognized By Cisco For Excellence In Customer Satisfaction

Aspire Technology Partners (Aspire) announced today that it has achieved a Customer Satisfaction Excellence Gold Star from Cisco. This designation...

Jul 08, 2014, 07:25 ET

Aspire Bariatrics Announces Completion Of Enrollment & Device Implantation In Pivotal US Trial

 Aspire Bariatrics, Inc., a company that develops and markets novel medical devices to treat obesity, today announced that it has completed...

Apr 02, 2014, 17:48 ET

ACT Aspire College and Career Readiness System Launches

The first administration of the new ACT Aspire College and Career Readiness system took place this week in 33 states. The assessments provide...

Nov 11, 2013, 11:29 ET

Aspire Global: Karamba.com Gets Major Overhaul

Aspire Global; the leading operator of scratch & instant games sites online has announced that its flagship gaming site Karamba.com has...

Oct 17, 2013, 11:29 ET

Aspire Beauty Training adds VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Massage to its Range of Courses

Aspire Beauty Training has extended the range of courses they offer by adding the VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Massage (QCF) to its already extensive...

Sep 12, 2013, 10:59 ET
ASPIRE Athlete of the Week.  (PRNewsFoto/ASPIRE Beverage Company)

Local ASPIRE Beverage Company Launches New Program to Recognize Minnesota Top-Performing High School Student Athletes

 Today, ASPIRE Beverage Company announced a new program that will recognize the top-performing high school athletes in Minnesota with...

Nov 21, 2012, 17:37 ET

ASPiRE Announces The World Premiere Of Its Groundbreaking Original TV Series THE ROOT 100

 ASPiRE today announced the world premiere of its new original series, THE ROOT 100. Hosted by Emmy®-winning television journalist and CNN...

Jun 27, 2012, 18:00 ET

Magic Johnson's ASPiRE Network Goes Live on June 27th at 8:00 PM Eastern

 ASPiRE, the new television network from Magic Johnson Enterprises, debuts today, Wednesday, June 27 at 8:00 pm EDT with a unique mix of...

Jun 25, 2012, 11:09 ET

ASPiRE Presents "ABFF Independent" Network's First Series to Present the Best in New Independent African-American Filmmaking Each Week

ASPiRE, the new African-American television network from Magic Johnson Enterprises, today announced its first original series, "ABFF Independent."...

Oct 18, 2011, 08:40 ET

Aspire Named as Finalist in 8th Annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business

Aspire was named a Finalist in the Most Innovative Company of the Year - Up to 100 Employees category in the 8th annual Stevie Awards for Women in...

Aug 24, 2011, 08:35 ET

Business Demands 21st Century Leadership Revolution, Says Renie Cavallari, Leadership Expert

Businesses need a new way to look at leadership, says Renie Cavallari, founder of leadership training company Aspire, and author of the newly...

Feb 12, 2010, 14:32 ET

ASPIRE Academy Hosts Grand Finals of "ASPIRE Football Dreams"

- Third Edition of ASPIRE Program Covers Three Continents ASPIRE Academy for Sports Excellence in Doha, Qatar, has been hosting the Grand Finals...

Jan 13, 2010, 13:49 ET
A F END OF MANCHESTER UNITED'S TRAINING CAMP AT ASPIRE END OF MANCHESTER UNITED'S TRAINING CAMP AT ASPIRE

PRNewswire, London, January 13. DOHA, Qatar - Man United full team group photo at ASPIRE on Wednesday 13 January. (PRNewsFoto/Aspire Academy for Sports Excellence)[TK]
 DOHA, QATAR
 01/13/2010

End Of Manchester United's Training Camp at Aspire

- "A Memorable Experience" Says Boss Sir Alex Ferguson English Premier League champions Manchester United have described their training camp at...

Jan 11, 2010, 13:24 ET
A F THE REDS OF MANCHESTER UNITED SET UP CAMP AT ASPIRE ACADEMY THE REDS OF MANCHESTER UNITED SET UP CAMP AT ASPIRE ACADEMY

PRNewswire, London, January 11. DOHA, Qatar - Sir Alex Ferguson during today's training session at ASPIRE Academy in Doha. (PRNewsFoto/ASPIRE (Academy for Sports Excellence))[AP]
 DOHA, QATAR
 01/11/2010

The Reds of Manchester United set up Camp at ASPIRE Academy

- Extreme Weather Conditions in England Behind the Choice of Qatar The prestigious ASPIRE Academy for Sports Excellence is playing host to one...

Aug 06, 2009, 12:18 ET
A F Success in Thailand for ASPIRE Football Dreams Success in Thailand for ASPIRE Football Dreams

PRNewswire, London, August 4. BANGKOK - ASPIRE Football Dreams. (PRNewsFoto/ASPIRE Academy for Sports Excellence)[BH]
 BANGKOK, THAILAND
 08/04/2009

ASPIRE Football Dreams Success in Vietnam

- More Than 20,000 Young Hopefuls Narrowed to Three Lucky Boys Over the past three weeks, Vietnam has played host to ASPIRE's Football Dreams...

Aug 04, 2009, 05:40 ET
A F Success in Thailand for ASPIRE Football Dreams Success in Thailand for ASPIRE Football Dreams

PRNewswire, London, August 4. BANGKOK - ASPIRE Football Dreams. (PRNewsFoto/ASPIRE Academy for Sports Excellence)[BH]
 BANGKOK, THAILAND
 08/04/2009

Success in Thailand for ASPIRE Football Dreams

- More Than 15,000 Young Hopefuls Narrowed Down to Three Lucky Boys Over the past three weeks Thailand has played host to ASPIRE's...