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May 21, 2015, 16:17 ET
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Michelin and The Weather Channel Team Up for a S.A.F.E.R. Summer Driving Season

 As National Tire Safety Week (May 24-30) kicks off the summer travel season, Michelin and The Weather Channel (Weather) have teamed up to...

May 21, 2015, 16:01 ET
World renowned photographer David LaChapelle spoke to high school graduates at his alma mater in Winston-Salem, N.C. (Photo by Allen Aycock)

Listen to the Voice Inside: David LaChapelle Tells UNCSA High School Grads To Forge Their Own Paths

Turn off the noise so you can hear your artistic voice. That was the advice David LaChapelle, world renowned photographer, filmmaker and director...

May 20, 2015, 08:48 ET

Columbus automotive manufacturer announces multi-million dollar expansion, creating 131 new jobs

 Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies (FECT), a global manufacturer of automotive emissions control systems with North American headquarters...

May 20, 2015, 08:35 ET

Energy Storage North America to Feature California Investor-Owned Utility Executives and Storage Procurement Decision-Makers in Keynote and Panel Sessions

Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the most influential gathering of policy, technology and market leaders in energy storage, will feature...

May 20, 2015, 07:30 ET

SAE Foundation Presents FEV-Sponsored Stefan Pischinger Young Industry Leadership Award

 FEV North America, Inc., announced today that the SAE Foundation's Stefan Pischinger Young Industry Leadership Award has been presented to...

May 20, 2015, 07:00 ET

Linde white paper details benefits of oxygen enrichment for refinery furnace operations

 Oxygen enrichment is a low‑risk, high-return and short-payback solution to today's refinery bottlenecking problems, according to a new...

May 19, 2015, 15:43 ET
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North Highland Names George Gardner as Vice President

 North Highland today announced it has hired George Gardner as a vice president, leading the West Region health care practice. Gardner will...

May 19, 2015, 15:00 ET
Mars Chocolate North America introduces goodnessknows(R) Snack Squares -- available in three flavors.

Mars Chocolate North America Expands Product Portfolio With Variety Of Innovative Snack Options

 Mars Chocolate North America announced today that it is expanding its product portfolio to satisfy consumers, whether they're seeking a...

May 19, 2015, 12:29 ET

Panasonic, Indianapolis Motor Speedway Enhance the Indy Fan Experience with Millions of Pixels and Trillions of Colors, Delivering Stunning Race Content in Real Time

Indianapolis Motor Speedway fans will experience the raw speed and intensity of the 99th Indianapolis 500 – up close and personal –...

May 19, 2015, 09:40 ET
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In elegant black: Porsche 911 Carrera and Boxster Black Editions

 Porsche has created a special model of the 911 Carrera and Boxster: the Black Edition. The combination of black exterior and interior...

May 18, 2015, 15:00 ET

FEV North America, Inc. Announces Winners of 2015 FEV Powertrain Development Award

 Today, FEV North America, Inc. (FEV) announced the recipients of the 2015 FEV Powertrain Development Award, presented to three collegiate...

May 15, 2015, 11:21 ET

Morguard North American Residential Real Estate Investment Trust announces voting results from the 2015 annual meeting of unitholders

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Morguard North American Residential Real Estate Investment Trust ("the Trust") (TSX: MRG.UN) today...

May 15, 2015, 10:00 ET

Morguard North American Residential REIT declares May 2015 distribution of 5 cents per unit

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Morguard North American Residential Real Estate Investment Trust (the "REIT") (TSX: MRG.UN) today...

May 15, 2015, 08:30 ET

North 6th Agency President And CEO Matt Rizzetta Elected To Iona College Alumni Board Of Directors

North 6th Agency (N6A), an award-winning communications agency based in New York City, today announced that President and CEO Matt Rizzetta has...

May 14, 2015, 17:52 ET

Liquid Autogas Consortium launched to energize Propane Autogas for Fleets across North America

 WPGA EXPO -- The Liquid Autogas Consortium is charged with a multi-prong Strategy: - Educating Fleets to the benefits of Propane...

May 14, 2015, 14:52 ET

North European Oil Royalty Trust Announces Net Income and Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015

 North European Oil Royalty Trust (NYSE: NRT) reported the net income and results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 which appear below...

May 14, 2015, 13:15 ET
Cheryl Boone Isaacs addressed 235 graduates of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem on May 9.

"Happiness Is A Goal Of Life"

 Artists are responsible for protecting freedom of expression, Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and...

May 14, 2015, 12:15 ET

Linde Engineering North America to Share Innovative Hydrogen Supply Solution for Powder Metallurgy

 Linde Engineering North America Inc. (LENA) will present a paper on Hydroprime®, its modular hydrogen plant at the POWDERMET2015...

May 14, 2015, 09:09 ET

Linde Engineering exhibit at petrochemical industry event

Linde Engineering U.S., comprised of Linde Engineering North America Inc. (LENA) and Linde Process Plants, Inc. (LPP) will exhibit at the AFPM...

May 13, 2015, 12:59 ET
The new Arbor Solution Gladius 8E tablet for the enterprise market features an 8" IPS display, Android 4.4, GPS navigation, multiple connectivities, and more.

Arbor Solution Adds 8" Tablet to Enterprise Lineup

Arbor Solution announces the introduction of the Gladius 8E tablet for the enterprise market. The unit features the Android 4.4 operating system,...