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Oct 09, 2015, 15:19 ET

Stericycle to Pay $26.75 Million to Settle False Claims Act Case

Attorneys David Koenigsberg and John Menz of Menz Bonner Komar & Koenigsberg LLP, James T. Ratner of the Law Office of James T. Ratner, and...

Oct 07, 2015, 10:09 ET

Carl Icahn Releases Statement on Agreement with Freeport-McMoRan

 Today Carl C. Icahn released the following statement regarding Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX): We have had a number of contacts with...

Oct 06, 2015, 10:03 ET
New Ester-C(R) Immune CHARGE Gummies

Ester-C® Launches New Immune CHARGE Gummies

 According to the CDC, establishing healthy behaviors during childhood is easier and more effective than during adulthood....

Sep 30, 2015, 15:06 ET
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C Spire Pigskins in the Park presented by BancorpSouth kicks off Saturday, October 3 at noon

 Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Alabama, all ranked among the nation's top 25 college football teams, are going on the road this weekend to...

Sep 30, 2015, 11:46 ET
Telecom and tech industry veteran Stephen Bye has been named Chief Technology Officer for Mississippi-based C Spire.

Stephen Bye named Chief Technology Officer for C Spire

 C Spire announced today that Stephen Bye will be joining the executive team of the Mississippi-based diversified telecommunications and...

Sep 30, 2015, 10:02 ET
(From Left to Right): Marcus Samuelsson, Richard Grausman, Mark Weiss

Chef Marcus Samuelsson And Mark Weiss Named Board Co-Chairmen Of Careers Through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP)

Today, Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) named Marcus Samuelsson, internationally acclaimed chef, restaurateur and author, as...

Sep 30, 2015, 10:00 ET
A Roadmap for Success shows the current status of advanced illness care in the United States and ways to achieve real change to improve the care seriously ill people should receive.

From Status Quo To Action On Advanced Illness Care

 With the public debate focused on end-of-life care and the realization that change is urgently needed, the Coalition to Transform Advanced...

Sep 22, 2015, 15:05 ET

Catholic Leader Available for Commentary During Papal Visit

Austin Ruse, president of C-Fam, is available to provide commentary and analysis during the visit of Pope Francis to the United States. See Ruse...

Sep 14, 2015, 13:13 ET
Ole Miss and Mississippi State college football fans will get to enjoy the ultimate tailgate party on Oct. 3 when they watch both televised games on a giant-sized jumbotron screen at the C Spire Pigskins in the Park event in Tupelo, Mississippi.

C Spire Pigskins in the Park presented by BancorpSouth will benefit Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association

Ole Miss and Mississippi State, considered among the nation's top college football teams, will be going on the road to play important SEC league...

Sep 14, 2015, 12:25 ET

3rd Annual International Raising C. diff. Awareness Conference and Health Expo brings together global panel of experts

C. difficile caused almost half a million infections among patients in the United States in a single year, according to a 2015 study by the...

Sep 14, 2015, 11:03 ET
The 34-story RSA Trustmark building in downtown Mobile is the home for C Spire Business Solution's new 8,495-square foot regional office in downtown Mobile offering SunCoast businesses an extensive portfolio of telecommunications and technology services.

C Spire Business Solutions opens new SunCoast regional office

As part of its expanded focus on the Alabama and Florida coastal areas, C Spire Business Solutions (CSBS) has opened a new 8,495-square foot...

Sep 14, 2015, 09:59 ET
Consumers can pre-order the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus from C Spire online at and over the phone at 1.855.CSPIRE4 for pick up at any C Spire retail store beginning at 8 a.m. CST on Friday, September 25.

C Spire releases pricing, availability details for new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus

 C Spire today announced pricing, availability and pre-order details for the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, the most advanced iPhones ever,...

Sep 10, 2015, 09:00 ET

Everstream Receives $50M Investment from M/C Partners and J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Everstream Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of OneCommunity, announced today that it will receive a $50-million investment from Boston-based M/C...

Sep 09, 2015, 18:51 ET
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C Spire to offer iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus on September 25

 C Spire will offer the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, the most advanced iPhones ever, beginning Friday, September 25.  Customers can...

Sep 04, 2015, 17:23 ET

Catholic Leader Expects Political Left to Twist Pope Francis' Remarks in Pope's U.S. Visit

The following is a media advisory from Catholic Family & Human Rights Institute: What: Expert Analysis and Comment on Pope Francis' Visit to...

Aug 24, 2015, 17:01 ET

Influential Catholic Available for Comment During U.S. Pope's Visit

Who: Austin Ruse, President of C-Fam When: September 22-27, 2015 Where: Washington and New York Austin Ruse, president of the New...

Aug 20, 2015, 13:31 ET
Residents who live in 22 subdivisions in unincorporated areas of Madison County, the sixth largest and highest per capita income county in Mississippi, are signing up for C Spire's next-generation, lightning fast Fiber to the Home broadband Internet access and related services. The areas have been grouped into 10 fiberhoods based on housing density and proximity to the company's fiber optic infrastructure.

Madison County is latest addition to C Spire's Fiber to the Home initiative offering 100 times faster Internet access and related TV and phone services

 Madison County is working to become the first county in Mississippi to bring C Spire's next-generation, lightning fast Fiber to the Home...

Aug 20, 2015, 13:18 ET
Clinton became the first Mississippi city this week to qualify eight areas for C Spire's 1 Gbps Fiber to the Home Internet technology initiative, which offers consumers the fastest consumer Internet access available in the U.S. today.

Clinton becomes first Mississippi city to qualify at least eight areas for C Spire's historic 1 Gbps Fiber to the Home Internet technology initiative

 Homeowner pre-registration exceeded the required threshold in an eighth area of Clinton this week – helping the city expand eligibility...

Aug 17, 2015, 14:00 ET

Fort Worth Truck Accident Attorney Steve Laird Named Among Country's Best

 Acclaimed Fort Worth truck accident attorney Steve Laird of the Law Offices of Steven C. Laird, P.C., is being recognized by his legal peers...

Aug 14, 2015, 18:48 ET
C Spire's Gigabit consumer broadband Internet access initiative in Mississippi received an international innovation award this week from Global Telecoms Business, a London-based magazine that covers telecommunications providers worldwide.  Gary Bolton (left), vice president of Global Marketing for Huntsville, Alabama-based networking and communications equipment provider, ADTRAN, presented award to Jared Baumann, manager of Consumer Fiber Services for C Spire.  ADTRAN is partnering with the Ridgeland, Mississippi-based diversified telecommunications and technology services company on the initiative.

C Spire wins prestigious international award from Global Telecoms Business for innovation in use of high-speed broadband network infrastructure to help cities

C Spire's ultra-high speed 1 Gbps (Gigabit per second) Fiber to the Home Internet technology initiative in Mississippi has received the 2015 Global...