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Chronicle Books Set to Release Beth Kephart's ONE THING STOLEN

 On April 8, 2015, Chronicle Books will release One Thing Stolen, a new young adult novel that explores the thin line between passion and...

Feb 26, 2015, 05:00 ET
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Drives Fair-Pricing Initiative With #KBBEffect

With the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series revving up, the winner's circle just got better with the introduction of the #KBBEffect initiative, thanks...

Feb 25, 2015, 09:00 ET
Mark Claypool, president and CEO of Educational Services of America, named president of the Board of Directors for Book'em, a Nashville nonprofit that collects and distributes books to children and teens in lower-income families and provides reading role models for elementary and preschools that serve low-income children.

Mark Claypool Named President of Book'em Board of Directors

Mark Claypool has been named president of the Board of Directors for Book'em, a Nashville nonprofit that collects and distributes books to children...

Feb 25, 2015, 05:30 ET

Sri Lanka Pharma Market Outlook 2015: More Beyond Importers & Distributors

With the recent development, Sri Lanka's aim of developing a pharma industry should be to penetrate the global market since the internal market is...

Feb 25, 2015, 05:00 ET
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Marking the Twelfth Straight Month of Growth, New-Car Sales to Climb More Than 8 Percent in February 2015

 New-vehicle sales are expected to increase 8 percent year-over-year to a total of 1.29 million units in February 2015, resulting in an...

Feb 24, 2015, 09:37 ET

401k Investment Fees Decline as Total Plan Fees Remain Flat or Increase

 The average total plan cost for a small retirement plan (50 participants/$2,500,000 assets) remained flat at 1.44% over the past year,...

Feb 23, 2015, 08:35 ET

Guilty or Not Guilty? David Merkatz New Book "Wrongly Charged" Reveals Cracks in Legal System

 David Merkatz's new book "Wrongly Charged: A Look at the Legal System" was released today by Prominent Book Publishing. It is...

Feb 20, 2015, 10:30 ET

The Generic Drugs Market: 2015 - 2030 - Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts

A generic drug is a pharmaceutical product, usually intended to be interchangeable with an innovator product that is manufactured without a...

Feb 19, 2015, 05:00 ET
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Kelley Blue Book Names 15 Best Family Cars Of 2015

 Determining the best family car depends largely on what kind of family you have.  For example, if you and yours are the outdoorsy types,...

Feb 18, 2015, 13:50 ET
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First Book And Conn's, Inc. To Provide More Than 30,000 New Books To Kids In Need

 First Book today announced a new partnership with specialty retailer Conn's, Inc. that will provide new books to tens of thousands of children...

Feb 18, 2015, 08:07 ET
Cover for New Dr. Seuss Book "What Pet Should I Get?" to be published on July 28, 2015

Original unpublished Dr. Seuss manuscript and additional work found in author's La Jolla, CA home

 An original manuscript with accompanying sketches by Dr. Seuss, aka Ted Geisel, which was discovered in the La Jolla, California home of the...

Feb 17, 2015, 11:00 ET

Freedom to Read Week in Canada Starts Sunday

National event celebrates free expression, encourages discussion and debate TORONTO, Feb. 17, 2015 /CNW/ - From February 22 to 28, Canadians...

Feb 12, 2015, 10:30 ET

Conference: 6th Biosimilars Congregation 2015

Date Info: 10 Mar 2015 to 11 Mar 2015 Venue Info: The Kensington Close Hotel, Wrights Lane, London, UK Studies after research predicts the...

Feb 12, 2015, 08:35 ET

Good News for the Post-Super Bowl, End-of-Football Season, (What-Do-I-Get-My-Guy-for-Valentine's Day) Blues!

 For the millions of football fans going through post-season "withdrawal," there may be a "fix" for those post-season blues. If you're a...

Feb 12, 2015, 06:10 ET

Online Education Market in India 2015-2019

Online education is a form of learning which is done on online platform. In this form of learning, instruction and content are delivered primarily...

Feb 12, 2015, 05:00 ET
2015 5-Year Cost to Own Award Winners Announced by Kelley Blue Book

2015 5-Year Cost To Own Award Winners Announced By Kelley Blue Book

The 2015 model-year brand and category winners of the fourth annual  5-Year Cost to Own Awards, recognizing new vehicles with the lowest...

Feb 11, 2015, 05:59 ET

Asia - Mobile Data and Wireless Broadband Market

The line between mobile communications - voice services as opposed to broadband services - is becoming blurred by the rapid uptake of...

Feb 11, 2015, 05:30 ET

Insight Report: The Future of Apple Pay

Apple Pay is a major milestone in the evolution of mobile payments, partly as it bears what Forbes lists as the world's most valuable brand. Apple...

Feb 10, 2015, 05:30 ET

Qatar Construction Industry - The World Cup 2022 and Beyond

Despite global concerns on plunging oil prices, Qatar appears undeterred in its expansion programme, forecasting a real GDP growth of 7.7 percent...

Feb 09, 2015, 10:28 ET

Australia's Gallipoli Sniper: Billy Sing: 1915 World's Most Lethal Military Sharpshooter?

An Anzac Light Horseman from Queensland, Australia, Billy Sing, may hold the world record as the most lethal military sharpshooter, from...