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Aug 27, 2014, 10:00 ET
The Ford C-Max Hybrid at Rod Baker Ford delivers elite fuel economy and a plush interior that make it ideal for daily commuters. (PRNewsFoto/Rod Baker Ford)

Eco-conscious consumers find Ford Hybrid models at Rod Baker Ford

The rising cost of gas in recent years has made lengthy daily commutes more of a financial burden on many drivers. Since the price of gas isn't...

Aug 26, 2014, 13:39 ET
The newly available 2015 Ford Explorer gets a new Appearance Package for the 2015 model year. (PRNewsFoto/Rod Baker Ford)

Rod Baker Ford's 2015 inventory continues to grow with new Ford Explorer

The 2015 model year should prove to be one of the most memorable for Ford dealerships as many of the brand's keystone nameplates are receiving...

Aug 22, 2014, 11:00 ET

Baker Hughes' Chairman and CEO to Present at 2014 Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference

Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Martin Craighead, will present at...

Aug 12, 2014, 18:11 ET

Baker Tilly and Collins Barrow Windsor Join Forces to Help Businesses Navigate US/Canada Borders

 The Michigan office of accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) and the Windsor, Ontario office of...

Aug 08, 2014, 09:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Third Quarter 2014 Conference Call

Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that it has scheduled a conference call on Thursday, October 16, 2014, to discuss results for...

Aug 07, 2014, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces July 2014 Rig Counts

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for July 2014 was 1,382, up 38 from the 1,344 counted in...

Jul 29, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Baker & Taylor and Boopsie Announce Integration of the Axis 360 Digital Media Platform with Boopsie Mobile Library Apps

 Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, announced today that it has...

Jul 28, 2014, 11:16 ET

First shipment of 2015 Ford F-150 approaches as more specs are revealed

Prior to the 2015 Ford F-150 specs revealed this week, the automotive world spent six months reiterating the initial information provided by Ford...

Jul 25, 2014, 11:09 ET
The 2015 Ford Mustang is expected to arrive at Rod Baker Ford in the fall of 2014. (PRNewsFoto/Rod Baker Ford)

2015 Ford Mustang to be centerpiece of Rod Baker Ford showroom

Like many Ford dealerships, Plainfield dealer Rod Baker Ford has had its hands full attempting to showcase the many redesigned and refreshed Ford...

Jul 24, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Baker & Taylor Adds Site Scoping Functionality to Axis 360 Digital Service

Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, announced today that it has developed...

Jul 21, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Baker & Taylor Taps Amandeep Kochar to Lead New Software Division

Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, has hired Amandeep (Aman) Kochar to...

Jul 17, 2014, 06:30 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Second Quarter Results

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today results for the second quarter of 2014 are as follows: Q2 2014 Q2...

Jul 16, 2014, 10:00 ET
Leading Banking & Finance Lawyer Lyman Paden Joins Baker Botts L.L.P. in Houston Office (PRNewsFoto/Baker Botts)

Leading Banking & Finance Lawyer Lyman Paden Joins Baker Botts L.L.P. in Houston Office

 Lyman Paden, who has more than 34 years of experience in representing borrowers and lenders in a wide range of financings, joined Baker Botts...

Jul 14, 2014, 12:28 ET
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Baker & Taylor Announces Axis 360 API integration Now Available for Innovative's Polaris ILS

Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, announced today that API integration...

Jul 11, 2014, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Second Quarter 2014 Well Count

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the U.S. onshore well count for the second quarter 2014 was 9,394 wells, up 428...

Jul 08, 2014, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces June 2014 Rig Counts

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for June 2014 was 1,336, down 14 from the 1,350 counted...

Jun 30, 2014, 09:29 ET
The 2014 Ford Fusion is one of the most popular Ford models because of its efficient fuel economy. (PRNewsFoto/Rod Baker Ford)

Drive past the gas station in a Ford

Rod Baker Ford is announcing five vehicles on their lot that get more than 32 miles per gallon. Because fuel efficiency is constantly becoming a...

Jun 24, 2014, 17:28 ET
Make fewer stops at the gas station with Ford. (PRNewsFoto/Rod Baker Ford)

Drive past the gas station in a Ford

Rod Baker Ford is announcing five vehicles on their lot that get over 32 miles per gallon. Because fuel efficiency is constantly becoming a more...

Jun 24, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Baker Botts Adds International Arbitration Prowess to New York Office

Baker Botts has enhanced its global International Arbitration practice by adding highly regarded arbitration lawyers Edward Schorr and Andrew...

Jun 23, 2014, 15:12 ET
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Baker Botts: Supreme Court Sends 'Decisive Message' in Halliburton Decision

 Today, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that defendants in securities class actions under Section 10(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of...