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Dec 23, 2014, 12:46 ET
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2015 Mitsubishi Lancer, Outlander And Outlander Sport Named Insurance Institute For Highway Safety Award Winners

 Today a pair of Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) crossovers – the 2015 Outlander and 2015 Outlander Sport – and the...

Dec 23, 2014, 11:30 ET
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Porsche replaces chassis components in 205 vehicles worldwide

As a precautionary measure, Porsche will replace chassis components in 205 vehicles of the 918 Spyder model worldwide. The reason for this is that...

Dec 22, 2014, 12:33 ET

North Carolina's Electric Cooperatives Award Teachers $600,000 In Bright Ideas Grants

North Carolina's electric cooperatives awarded close to $600,000 in Bright Ideas education grants this year, funding 550 creative learning projects...

Dec 22, 2014, 10:53 ET

Diageo North America Gives Back to Connecticut Communities This Holiday Season

Employees from Diageo's North American headquarters in Norwalk, Connecticut are giving back this holiday season by participating in a variety of...

Dec 18, 2014, 17:55 ET

Revving it up in Detroit

 With just under a month to go until the 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) opens its doors to the international press Jan....

Dec 18, 2014, 14:36 ET
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Coverall Recognizes 2014 Franchised Business Owners of the Year

Coverall North America, Inc., a leading franchisor of commercial cleaning businesses, recently selected its annual Franchised Business Owners of...

Dec 18, 2014, 13:22 ET

QinetiQ North America Wins Two TALON Contracts

 QinetiQ North America (QNA) today announced that it has been awarded a United States Army contract to build, refurbish and modernize QNA's...

Dec 17, 2014, 16:51 ET
The grand prize, the Chairmen's Award of $1,000, will be presented to Daniel Fullan, a student at the Utica Center for Science and Industry.

NAIAS Announces 2015 Poster Contest Winners

 The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) today announced the winners of its annual high school poster contest held in conjunction...

Dec 17, 2014, 06:00 ET

Linde Technology for Individual Quick Freezing Proves Value in Meat & Poultry

 Individual quick freezing (IQF) is ideal for a variety of protein products including sliced and diced poultry and beef, glazed and marinated...

Dec 16, 2014, 11:25 ET

Morguard North American Residential REIT Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Dec. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Morguard North American Residential Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: MRG.UN) ("Morguard") announced today...

Dec 16, 2014, 11:02 ET
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Top 5 Reasons to Eat Soyfoods: The Most Promising Research of 2014

Soy is one of the most researched foods on Earth. From sustainable growing practices to its effects on lowering blood cholesterol and losing...

Dec 15, 2014, 17:45 ET

New, Returning Sponsors Help Boost Show

A large number of first-time sponsors have joined with returning sponsors to support industry and media initiatives at the 2015 North American...

Dec 15, 2014, 10:00 ET

Morguard North American Residential REIT declares December 2014 distribution of 5 cents per unit

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Dec. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Morguard North American Residential Real Estate Investment Trust (the "REIT") (TSX: MRG.UN) today...

Dec 11, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Mazda Powers Indy Lights in 2015

 Mazda announced the addition of Mazda-power in the all-new 2015 Dallara Indy Lights chassis at the annual Performance Racing Industry (PRI)...

Dec 11, 2014, 11:50 ET

FNA and AgraCity expand into United States

SASKATOON, Dec. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Farmers of North America (FNA) and AgraCity today announced a major strategic expansion for both...

Dec 11, 2014, 08:35 ET
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"Textbook Example of Why the American People Have Virtually No Faith in or Respect for Congress"

 Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – made the following statement...

Dec 10, 2014, 17:00 ET
Patriarch John X of Antioch presents the staff to Metropolitan Joseph as he is enthroned as head of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America at the church's Saint Nicholas Orthodox Cathedral in Brooklyn, NY.

New head of Antiochian Church in America enthroned in New York City by Patriarch of Antioch; Antiochian Patriarch to meet with World and U.S. officials on issues in Syria

The second largest Orthodox Christian Church in North America has a new leader, enthroned by the head of one of the oldest churches on earth. On...

Dec 10, 2014, 16:25 ET

Official NAIAS Press Conference Schedule Released

 The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) today released the official press conference schedule for the 2015 edition of the...

Dec 10, 2014, 13:30 ET

New hydrogen car fueling station commissioned in West Sacramento

 Hydrogen fueling for cars at the Ramos Oil Company multi-fueling station in West Sacramento, California, has been commissioned. The hydrogen...

Dec 10, 2014, 12:59 ET
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Porsche exceeds previous year's sales by November

Porsche AG increased global deliveries to customers from January to November this year to more than 169,000 vehicles, already exceeding the overall...