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Mar 26, 2015, 11:30 ET

Former Federal Whistleblower Pens Dick Cheney-Bashing Satire Novels

 In September of 2002, Mike Kelly knew these two things: Someone had altered his findings on protections for threatened salmon, and tens of...

Mar 24, 2015, 18:27 ET

Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate to Open in Boston with March 30th Dedication

 The Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate (EMK Institute) will open with a formal dedication at Columbia Point in Boston on...

Mar 23, 2015, 16:30 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Completes Acquisition of Big Heart Pet Brands

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) ("Company") today announced it has completed the acquisition of Big Heart Pet Brands in a cash and stock...

Mar 20, 2015, 08:17 ET

M/I Homes Wins Big During The Parade Of Homes

M/I Homes participated in the Manatee and Sarasota County 2015 Spring Parade of Homes and was amongst the winners recognized. The company...

Mar 19, 2015, 12:00 ET
John Wolfe, Cox Communications senior vice president and southwest region manager; Bonnie Morgan, Phoenix Children's Hospital Foundation major gifts officer; Teresa Boeger, Phoenix Children's Hospital director of the division of family centered care; Nancy Rigby, Cox Foundations vice president; David Higginson, Phoenix Children Hospital senior vice president and chief information officer; Alex Taylor, Cox Enterprises executive vice president and great-grandson of James M. Cox, the company's founder.

Phoenix Children's Hospital Receives $200,000 Grant from James M. Cox Foundation

 Phoenix Children's Hospital received a $200,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation. The grant will support the hospital's "Connected...

Mar 17, 2015, 18:00 ET

A. M. Castle & Co. Announces Settlement Agreement With Raging Capital Management

 A. M. Castle & Co. (NYSE: CAS) ("the Company"), a global distributor of specialty metal and plastic products, value-added services and...

Mar 17, 2015, 08:00 ET

Court Protects Child from Reportedly Violent Mother

A four year old girl in Chicago is now safe from being snatched from her dad by the estranged mother who has a reported history of violence...

Mar 13, 2015, 22:42 ET

Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Dating Site Tinder over New Subscription Fee

Plaintiff, Bill Warner has filed a class action lawsuit against Tinder over its recent announcement that it will be charging users $2.99 per...

Mar 12, 2015, 14:00 ET
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Classroom Central Announces $30,000 Grant From The James M. Cox Foundation

Classroom Central has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation to help provide free school supplies to students living in...

Mar 11, 2015, 08:30 ET

Castle Metals France Signs Agreement With Stelia Aerospace For 10 Year Extension Of Their Aerospace Tubing Requirements

 Castle Metals France (NYSE:CAS), a global distributor of metal and plastic products, processing services, and supply chain solutions,...

Mar 03, 2015, 14:41 ET

A-M B-Well Inc. Re-Launches Online Store and Celebrates with Exclusive Online Fish Oil Special

A-M B-Well Inc., a leading supplier of Pharmaceutical Grade Fish Oil (PGFO), is excited to offer an exclusive online promotion in celebration of...

Mar 03, 2015, 12:30 ET
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John M. Belk Endowment Gives $9.6M to Boost Community College Completion in NC

With community colleges at the center of new national efforts to educate more students for the jobs of tomorrow, the John M. Belk Endowment has...

Mar 02, 2015, 10:00 ET

Top Custody Lawyer Richard Marcus Discusses Rescuing Child From Drug Abusing Mother With Famed Attorney Jeffery Leving

Internationally renowned Matrimonial Attorney Jeffery M. Leving hosts leading divorce and custody litigator Richard H. Marcus on the March 3rd...

Feb 27, 2015, 08:30 ET
Feb 23, 2015, 16:20 ET
L to R: Jared Brossett (New Orleans Councilman, District D), Jacqui Vines (Cox Southeast Senior Vice President and Region Manager), Gerry Barousse (Chairman of the Bayou District Foundation), Mike Rodrigue (Bayou District Foundation Board of Directors)

Cox Announces $250,000 Grant to Bayou District Foundation

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $250,000 grant to the Bayou District Foundation (BDF). The grant will support the Bayou District...

Feb 23, 2015, 12:41 ET

Attorney Jeffery Leving Hosts Nationally Acclaimed Matrimonial Lawyer Arthur Kallow On Chicago Counterpoint TV

 Leading Fathers' Rights attorney Jeffery M. Leving will host top divorce and custody litigator Arthur S. Kallow on the February 24th...

Feb 20, 2015, 13:05 ET

Changes To M/I Homes Board Of Directors

 M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE: MHO) today announced that Thomas D. Igoe, an independent director of the Company's Board, has informed the Company of...

Feb 18, 2015, 08:30 ET
Farm to School is a nationwide movement that connects schools and local farms to serve healthy meals in school cafeterias, improve student nutrition and promote farm or gardening educational opportunities.

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $250,000 Grant to Georgia Organics

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced today a $250,000 grant to Georgia Organics in support of the organization's Farm to School (F2S)...

Feb 17, 2015, 16:10 ET

M/I Homes Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend on Preferred Shares

 M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE: MHO) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.609375 per share on its outstanding...

Feb 16, 2015, 18:00 ET

A. M. Castle & Co. Announces Date for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Earnings Release

A. M. Castle & Co. (NYSE: CAS), a global distributor of specialty metal and plastic products, value-added services and supply chain solutions,...