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U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Observes Cesar Chavez Day

 Today, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights along with all Americans observes Cesar Chavez Day. Cesar Chavez is a civil rights icon, an...

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CAIR Calls for Evacuation of U.S. Citizens Trapped in Yemen

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on Secretary of...

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Hearts On Fire Selects TBWA\Chiat\Day New York Agency As Creative Partner for Global Advertising

 Hearts On Fire, a global diamond jewelry brand known as The World's Most Perfectly Cut Diamond®, today announced that it has selected...

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OnDeck - Winter Main Street Pulse Report

OnDeck Study Finds Small Business Growth Frozen by Winter's Severe Weather

 On Deck Capital, Inc. (NYSE: ONDK), a leading platform for small business loans, today released findings of its latest Main Street Pulse...

Mar 30, 2015, 12:00 ET

Task Force Takes on Canada's Urgent Child Obesity Challenge with New Guidelines

Guidelines stress benefits of growth monitoring and the role of family doctors in addressing current trends OTTAWA, March 30, 2015 /CNW/ - Today...

Mar 30, 2015, 08:00 ET
ROCSI DIAZ JOINS HYUNDAI HOPE ON WHEELS IN NEW YORK TO KICK OFF ITS 17TH YEAR HELPING KIDS FIGHT CANCER

Emmy Award-Winning Journalist, Actress And TV Personality Rocsi Diaz Joins Hyundai Hope On Wheels In New York To Kick Off Its 17th Year In The Fight Against Pediatric Cancer

Hyundai Motor America and its nonprofit organization Hyundai Hope On Wheels® will be joined by Emmy Award-winning journalist, actress and TV...

Mar 30, 2015, 07:45 ET
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Radio One, Inc. Announces Private Offering Of $350 Million Of Senior Secured Notes Due 2022

 Radio One, Inc. (the "Company" or "Radio One") (NASDAQ: ROIAK and ROIA), announced today that it intends to offer, subject to market and other...

Mar 30, 2015, 07:45 ET
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Radio One, Inc. Announces Successful Consent Solicitation To Holders Of Outstanding 9.25% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2020

 Radio One, Inc. (the "Company" or "Radio One") (NASDAQ: ROIAK and ROIA), announced today the successful completion on Friday, March 27, 2015,...

Mar 30, 2015, 07:00 ET

YOU On Demand Reports 2014 Results

 YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: YOD) ("YOU On Demand" or the "Company" or "YOD"), a leading Video On Demand ("VOD") service provider in...

Mar 30, 2015, 07:00 ET

ONE DROP's Project Odisha,India Winner Of United Nations "Water For Life" Best Practices Award

 ONE DROP's behaviour change through social arts approach recognized as best practice "Project Odisha, India, stands out for its vision and...

Mar 30, 2015, 06:00 ET

U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Announces NYC Briefing on Police Practices and Use of Force

The Commission on Civil Rights will hold a briefing to hear from experts concerning current police tactics, training and field implementation to...

Mar 27, 2015, 14:19 ET

Hydro One invests more than $845 million to improve electricity reliability in Toronto and surrounding areas

TORONTO, March 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Hydro One announced it has completed more than $157 million in upgrades through ten transmission...

Mar 27, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Hyundai Hope On Wheels Has Named Two-Time Grammy Winner Melanie Fiona As A 2015 Ambassador Of Hope For Pediatric Cancer

 Hyundai Motor America and its nonprofit organization Hyundai Hope On Wheels® is elated that Roc Nation powerhouse singer, Melanie Fiona,...

Mar 26, 2015, 12:35 ET
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On Point Technology, LLC Announces New President Thomas Luparello

 On Point Technology, LLC, the leading provider of software solutions to Unemployment Insurance (UI) Agencies is pleased to announce the...

Mar 25, 2015, 11:00 ET
Attendees enjoy innovative product exhibits at Dwell on Design. photo by Peter Williams

Dwell On Design--America's Largest Design Event--Celebrates 10th Year

 After a record-breaking show in 2014, Dwell on Design LA returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center for its 10th annual show May 29-31,...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:00 ET

Survey: Website or App for e-Commerce? Depends on Your Nationality

Different nationalities have different preferences in their method of online shopping - Website/Mobile site vs. Mobile Application. This,...

Mar 24, 2015, 19:12 ET
One Night for ONE DROP benefit feat. John Legend raises more than $6 million for global water projects

ONE DROP Draws A Star-Studded Turn Out & Raises More Than $6 Million At Third Annual, One-Night-Only Benefit Featuring John Legend In Las Vegas

On Friday, March 20, some of the biggest names in entertainment came out to support One Night for ONE DROP imagined by Cirque du Soleil in Las...

Mar 24, 2015, 18:36 ET

CAIR Asks Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz to Drop Appearance at Event Featuring Hate Group Leader

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today called on Sen. Ted Cruz, a presidential candidate, to cancel his scheduled appearance at a...

Mar 24, 2015, 16:35 ET

Alliance One International, Inc. Receives and Has Responded to Continued Listing Standards Notice from NYSE

 Alliance One International, Inc. (NYSE: AOI) today announced that on March 23, 2015 it was notified by the New York Stock Exchange ("NYSE")...

Mar 24, 2015, 09:23 ET

One World Labs, Inc. Founder and CTO Chris Roberts Appears on On the Record with Greta Van Susteren

 One World Labs, Inc. founder and CTO Chris Roberts appeared on the Fox News show On the Record with Greta Van Susteren on March 19, 2015....