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May 21, 1998, 01:00 ET

Cohn & Wolfe - Washington Grows With Strategic Staff and Business Moves

WASHINGTON, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Cohn & Wolfe Washington has heightened its presence with several strategic staffing appointments. The...

Apr 13, 1998, 01:00 ET

NEC Electronics Announces Comprehensive Tools Support for New VR5400 Family of RISC Microprocessors

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- NEC Electronics Inc. today announced its comprehensive development tools suite for the recently...

Apr 08, 1998, 01:00 ET

Fitch IBCA To Rate Advanta Equipment Receivables ABS 1998-1 $375 Million Notes - Fitch IBCA Financial Wire -

NEW YORK, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanta Equipment Receivables Asset- Backed 1998-1's $72,000,000 5.77% class A-1 notes, $190,000,000 5.82%...

Apr 08, 1998, 01:00 ET

Digital Descriptor Systems, Inc. Reports 1997 Financial Results - 75% Loss Reduction on Increased Revenue

LANGHORNE, Pa., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Descriptor Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: DDSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of digitized...

Apr 07, 1998, 01:00 ET

First Website to Track and Compare Global Financial and Industry Performance Benchmarks

NEW YORK, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The following was released today by Deloitte Consulting: Executives and investors can now compare a...

Apr 06, 1998, 01:00 ET

Survey Finds Surgical Patients Overwhelmingly Support Local Control of Health Care Staffing - Patients are Fully Satisfied with Nurse Anesthetists

WASHINGTON, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A national survey conducted by Wirthlin Worldwide of adults 65 or over who had undergone an operation during...

Apr 01, 1998, 00:00 ET

Deloitte & Touche Consulting Group Launches FastTrack(TM) For ORACLE(TM) Version 2.5

ATLANTA, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte & Touche Consulting Group, a leading provider of business transformation and software...

Mar 31, 1998, 00:00 ET

Digital Descriptor Systems (OTC) Receives worldwide manufacturing and Marketing rights to revolutionary new Fingerprint system; 'natural adjunct' to Company's mugshot imaging system.

LANGHORNE, Pa., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Garrett Cohn, President of Digital Descriptor Systems, Inc (OTC Bulletin Board: DDSI) announced today...

Mar 31, 1998, 00:00 ET

New Era Nominates Major League Baseball's Expansion Team Caps for Display at Baseball Hall of Fame

DERBY, N.Y., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- New Era Cap Company, Inc., manufacturers and marketers of the official on-field cap of Major and Minor...

Mar 31, 1998, 00:00 ET

Prime Finance 98-A $106 Million Securities Rated by Fitch IBCA - Fitch IBCA Financial Wire -

NEW YORK, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Prime Finance Corp.'s 1998-A's $85,831,000 equipment lease receivables-backed notes, 6.42% class A-1, are...

Mar 31, 1998, 00:00 ET

McCain Bill Proposes Devastating Consequences to the Convenient Store Industry

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Florida Petroleum Marketers and Convenient Store Association (FPMA) confirmed its opposition to...

Mar 27, 1998, 00:00 ET

Daiwa Healthco-3 $105 Million Healthcare ABS Notes Rated by Fitch IBCA - Fitch IBCA Financial Wire -

NEW YORK, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Daiwa Healthco-3 LLC's healthcare receivable-backed senior notes, $35 million series 1998-2 floating rate...

Mar 27, 1998, 00:00 ET

Mars 2112: Martians Identify Times Square Landing Site

NEW YORK, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mars 2112 Group Ltd., an Ireland-based corporation dedicated to the establishment of the world's first...

Jan 27, 1998, 00:00 ET

Deloitte Consulting's 1998 'Top Ten' U.S. Insurance Industry Trends and Issues

NEW YORK, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- If the current environment is a cause of fear and despair for some insurers, it will be a source of joy and...

Jul 02, 1997, 01:00 ET

Star-Spangled Salute to Man's Best Friend

Winner of the Search for The Great American Dog To Be Honored in Washington, D.C. WHAT: The all-American...

Jul 01, 1997, 01:00 ET

Star-Spangled Salute to Man's Best Friend

Winner of the Search for The Great American Dog To Be Honored In Washington, D.C. WHAT: The all-American...

Jun 20, 1997, 01:00 ET

Verrochi Attorney Makes Statement on Investigation, Announces Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.

Verrochi Attorney R. Robert Popeo will make a statement and take questions regarding the decision of the baby-sitter and her family relative to...