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Dec 23, 2014, 09:10 ET

Iconic Athlete Kathrine Switzer to Deliver Keynote Address at Girls on the Run Summit

Iconic athlete, sports and social advocate, author, and Emmy award-winning television commentator, Kathrine Switzer, will be the keynote speaker at...

Dec 22, 2014, 16:01 ET
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OnDeck Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering Including Exercise in Full of Over-Allotment Option

 On Deck Capital, Inc. (NYSE: ONDK), a leading online platform for small business lending, today announced that it has closed its initial...

Dec 22, 2014, 10:57 ET

U.S. Government Pledges to Work with CAIR, MAS on UAE Designation

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said today that its representatives met with U.S. government officials about a recent move by the...

Dec 22, 2014, 10:53 ET
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The Truth About Holiday Spirits: How to Celebrate Safely This Season

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health -- We all want to celebrate during the holidays, and more people...

Dec 22, 2014, 09:30 ET

Corel Corporation Joins the One-Blue Licensing Program for Blu-ray Disc™

One-Blue, LLC, today announced that Corel Corporation of Ottawa, Canada has joined the One-Blue Blu-ray Disc™ product licensing program...

Dec 19, 2014, 08:30 ET

National Council on Fireworks Safety Recommends "Common Sense" Safety Tips for New Yorkers

Using consumer fireworks on New Years is a tradition.  And it can be safe if a few common sense rules are followed, says Nancy Blogin, the...

Dec 18, 2014, 21:36 ET

Interactive One adquiere GlobalGrind de Russell Simmons como parte de su iniciativa 2015 para ampliar su alcance entre los miembros de la generación del milenio

 Interactive One (interactiveone.com), la plataforma online número uno para la comunidad afroamericana y la nueva comunidad urbana,...

Dec 18, 2014, 16:11 ET
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Interactive One Acquires Russell Simmons' GlobalGrind As Part Of 2015 Initiative To Expand Reach Among Millennials

 Interactive One (interactiveone.com), the number one online platform for the African American and New Urban community, announced today...

Dec 18, 2014, 15:17 ET

Secure One Capital Helps Homeowners Qualify for New Fannie Mae Refinancing Program

Secure One Capital, a HUD approved lender, is helping homeowners qualify for a new low-down payment mortgage program that requires only 3% down at...

Dec 18, 2014, 13:44 ET
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Capital One ShareBuilder Expands Portfolio Analysis and Research Tools

 In its ongoing quest to empower self-directed investors, Capital One ShareBuilder has introduced a selection of new tools designed to help...

Dec 18, 2014, 09:30 ET

Mayor's Commission on Literacy in Philadelphia raises adult work-ready skills through groundbreaking education initiative

The widening economic divide and changing industries have left hundreds of thousands of low-skilled Philadelphia job seekers stranded outside of...

Dec 17, 2014, 19:00 ET
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Senator Rand Paul joins list of Prominent Conservatives to Speak at CPAC 2015

 EXCLUSIVE - One America News Network (OAN) reports that Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) joins the list of prominent conservative speakers to headline...

Dec 17, 2014, 16:30 ET

Automobile Advertising of the Year Finalists Announced

 The One Club (www.oneclub.org), producers of the prestigious One Show Awards and Creative Week, today announced the finalists for the 2nd...

Dec 17, 2014, 12:16 ET
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The Truth About Holiday Spirits: How to Celebrate Safely This Season

We all want to celebrate during the holidays, and more people are likely to drink beyond their limits during this season than at other times of the...

Dec 17, 2014, 11:07 ET

Civil Rights Panel to Release Report on the Solitary Confinement of Youth in New York

What: Press Conference of the New York Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. When: Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:00 p.m....

Dec 17, 2014, 11:00 ET
NEW YORK, NY – December 17, 2014 -- The ONE Group Hospitality, Inc. (“The ONE Group”) (OTCQB:STKS), known for developing upscale, high-energy restaurants, today announced plans to open a STK in Disney Springs at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. STK Orlando is expected to open in The Landing at Disney Springs in 2015, with the full completion of Disney Springs expected in 2016.

The ONE Group Announces STK Orlando Coming to Disney Springs

 The ONE Group Hospitality, Inc. ("The ONE Group") (OTCQB: STKS), known for developing upscale, high-energy restaurants, today announced plans...

Dec 17, 2014, 10:15 ET
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Online Charitable Giving Blitz Expected As 2014 Comes To A Close

 The end-of-the-year hustle and bustle doesn't distract Americans from giving back to their communities. According to the leading charity...

Dec 17, 2014, 08:35 ET

One Eight Distilling Announces Grand Opening and 1/8 Preview Event

 One Eight Distilling – only the second distillery to open in Washington, D.C. since prohibition – will officially open its doors...

Dec 16, 2014, 22:46 ET
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OnDeck Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

On Deck Capital, Inc. (NYSE: ONDK), a leading online platform for small business lending, today announced that it has priced its initial public...

Dec 16, 2014, 16:47 ET

CAIR-MN Welcomes Federal Settlement of St. Anthony Islamic Center Rejection

The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) today welcomed a federal agreement over the rejection of the planned...