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Jul 28, 2015, 16:12 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

 Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today reported its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015.  A...

Jul 28, 2015, 11:47 ET

Scientists at J. Craig Venter Institute, Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Other Collaborators, Publish Paper Outlining New View of Microbial Relationships in Southern Ocean Phytoplankton Blooms

A team of ocean researchers led by those at the J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI) and Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) have uncovered a...

Jul 24, 2015, 13:30 ET
The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation to Honor Fred R. Hirsch, M.D., Ph.D with the 2015 Addario Lectureship Award at the 16th International Lung Cancer Congress on July 31 in Huntington Beach, California.

The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Honors Leading Lung Cancer Researcher with the 2015 Addario Lectureship Award

 The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) will honor Fred R. Hirsch, M.D., Ph.D., with the  2015 Addario Lectureship Award for...

Jul 23, 2015, 15:32 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Announces Regular Third Quarter Dividend

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of thirty seven cents ($.37) per share on the Common...

Jul 23, 2015, 10:37 ET
J. Levine Auction & Appraisal's Summer Catalog Auction on Thurs., July 30 features this signed 19th century carte-de-viste photograph of Abraham Lincoln, fine art, antiques and more. Bidders can register online now or bid on July 30 in person at the Scottsdale, Arizona auction house, online or via phone. www.jlevines.com

Abraham Lincoln's signed photograph, Bat Masterson's 1882 Colt revolver are among items to be auctioned July 30 & Aug. 2

A photograph signed by Abraham Lincoln and Bat Masterson's 1882 Colt revolver are among hundreds of rare collectibles that will hit the auction...

Jul 21, 2015, 10:03 ET
Enjoy the Simple Things in Life Like New Smucker's (R) Fruit & Honey (TM) Fruit Spreads

Enjoy The Simple Things In Life Like NEW Smucker's® Fruit & Honey™ Fruit Spreads

 Life just got more delicious with NEW Smucker's® Fruit & Honey™ Fruit Spreads. Ripened fruit is naturally sweetened with honey...

Jul 20, 2015, 04:00 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Equity Interest In Colombian Broker

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced that it has acquired a 65% equity interest in ARM Re Ltda Corredores de Reaseguros...

Jul 16, 2015, 17:15 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Dividend Increase

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) today announced that the Board of Directors has approved an increase in the quarterly dividend from $0.64 to...

Jul 16, 2015, 15:30 ET

John Luke - "Storage Wars NY" will be a Special Celebrity Guest Auctioneer in South Florida This Weekend

 John Luke star of A & E's "Storage Wars New York" will be a "Special Celebrity Guest Auctioneer" this weekend in South Florida. This...

Jul 10, 2015, 10:59 ET

J.Crew Group, Inc. Announces Opening Of J.Crew Mercantile

J.Crew Group, Inc. announces the launch of a new initiative, J.Crew Mercantile. J.Crew Mercantile stores will feature a collection of value-driven...

Jul 09, 2015, 17:21 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Secondary Common Stock Offering

 The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) (the "Company") today announced that Blue Holdings I, L.P. (the "Selling Shareholder") intends to offer...

Jul 03, 2015, 08:00 ET

J-Source Newsletter - New education editors at J-Source; Chronicling Yellowknife's diversity, one profile at a time

TORONTO, July 3, 2015 /CNW/ - New education editors at J-Source We're happy to welcome Ryerson University assistant journalism professor Gavin...

Jul 01, 2015, 12:18 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release And Conference Call Dates

 Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) will release its second quarter 2015 earnings after the market closes on Tuesday, July 28,...

Jul 01, 2015, 08:00 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Coffee Price Decreases

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) announced today that it decreased the list price for the majority of its packaged coffee products sold in the...

Jun 30, 2015, 09:25 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Updates At-The-Market Equity Program Activity And Other Share Information

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced that, during the second quarter 2015, the company sold approximately 3.1 million shares...

Jun 30, 2015, 09:00 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation and The Michael Stern Parkinson's Research Foundation Join Forces to Accelerate Novel Ideas in Parkinson's Research

 The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) and The Michael Stern Parkinson's Research Foundation (MSPRF) announced today...

Jun 23, 2015, 16:00 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Announces Corporate Officer Appointments

 Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has appointed Walter P. Bryce, Sean P. Connelly,...

Jun 23, 2015, 08:30 ET

Aluminum Poisoning of Humanity and Earth's Biota by Clandestine Geoengineering

 In a scientific article in Current Science (Indian Academy of Sciences), San Diego geoscientist, J. Marvin Herndon discloses: "Globally, for...

Jun 22, 2015, 14:30 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Monument, LLC

 Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the acquisition of Monument, LLC, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania. ...

Jun 19, 2015, 08:03 ET

J-Source Newsletter - Chika Oduah on local journalists reporting the real Africa; Why don't we see more health policy news coverage?

TORONTO, June 19, 2015 /CNW/ - Miss the Canadian Association of Journalists' 2015 national conference in Halifax? J-Source Live has you...