News from Operative A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jul 01, 2015, 10:51 ET
Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda vehicles in the United States and Mexico through nearly 700 dealers. Operations in Mexico are managed by Mazda Motor de Mexico in Mexico City. For more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and B-roll, please visit the online Mazda media center at www.mazdausamedia.com.

Mazda Reports Best June Since 2002

 Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today reported June U.S. sales of 27,223 vehicles, representing an increase of 3.9 percent versus last...

Jun 29, 2015, 08:15 ET

Announcing a New Version that Includes Pest and Pathogen Reporting and Soil Survey Sampling

 Operation and Agriculture Supply Information System, LLC (OASIS) will release a new version of the OASIS Standard Edition on August 15th....

Jun 25, 2015, 13:23 ET
Dea, a Sterling Global Operations' working dog who served in Afghanistan, is now happily retired with a family found for her by SGO. After a dog's service is completed, a careful vetting process finds caring homes for its dogs, which served in mine detection, search and rescue, and in other important roles.

Sterling Global Operations finds happy retirement homes for its mine-detection and search-and-rescue dogs

 Sterling Global Operations (SGO) trains dogs to do vital jobs – most recently in Iraq and Afghanistan – to protect American troops...

Jun 22, 2015, 20:42 ET

Bisherige Rekorde des 2015 Lanzhou International Marathon sowohl bei Männern als auch Frauen gebrochen

Der 2015 „Lanzhou Bank Cup" Lanzhou International Marathon begann am 13. Juni um 07.30 Uhr. Der bereits im fünften Jahr in Folge...

Jun 22, 2015, 16:54 ET

Jack Wilkinson elected President of Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada at the 2015 AGM

SASKATOON, June 22, 2015 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada (CMC) elected Jack Wilkinson President and Chair of CMC...

Jun 18, 2015, 19:30 ET

Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada presents three Awards at the Annual Co-operative Congress

OTTAWA, June 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada held their first annual awards ceremony to recognize co‑operators and...

Jun 18, 2015, 16:28 ET

An American Tragedy in Charleston, South Carolina

The unspeakable tragedy at Charleston's Emanuel AME Church is already being used by some in the "agititation/propaganda" business to further divide...

Jun 18, 2015, 15:41 ET

NOCSAE Advances Development in Athletic Equipment Standards

The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) discussed a number of topics to advance athletic equipment safety at...

Jun 18, 2015, 13:44 ET
Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda vehicles in the United States and Mexico through nearly 700 dealers. Operations in Mexico are managed by Mazda Motor de Mexico in Mexico City. For more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and B-roll, please visit the online Mazda media center at www.mazdausamedia.com.

Mazda MX-5 Miata Takes Top Segment Honors in J.D. Power Initial Quality Survey

The third-generation Mazda MX-5 Miata is finishing up its model run on a high note, as it was recently awarded top honors in its segment for J.D....

Jun 16, 2015, 18:13 ET

Caesars Entertainment Operating Co. Responds to UMB Bank Lawsuit

 Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. ("CEOC"), a subsidiary of Caesars Entertainment Corporation ("CEC") (Nasdaq: CZR), today...

Jun 16, 2015, 03:30 ET

Les records masculin et féminin ont été battus lors de la course du marathon international 2015 de Lanzhou

Le marathon international 2015 de Lanzhou baptisé « Lanzhou Bank Cup » a débuté le 13 juin à 7h30. Le...

Jun 15, 2015, 09:30 ET
The 2015 Bank of Lanzhou international marathon was held on June 13.

Men's and Women's Race Records Broken at 2015 Lanzhou International Marathon

The 2015 "Lanzhou Bank Cup" Lanzhou International Marathon began at 7:30 am on...

Jun 10, 2015, 13:11 ET

Operation HOPE Announces New Clinton Global Initiative America Commitment to Helping Reduce the Dropout Rate at the 2015 CGI America Annual Meeting

 Operation HOPE Founder, Chairman and CEO John Hope Bryant joined some of  the most influential organizations and leaders in America on...

Jun 08, 2015, 09:54 ET

2015 "Lanzhou Bank Cup" Lanzhou International Marathon Set to Begin on June 13

The high-profile 2015 Lanzhou International Marathon is set to begin at 7:30 am on June 13 in Lanzhou, a city in Central China that lies along...

Jun 08, 2015, 09:00 ET
The 2016 Mazda CX-3 can achieve up to an EPA-estimated 35 mpg highway

2016 Mazda CX-3 Scores Class-Leading[1] EPA Fuel Economy Ratings

 The all-new 2016 Mazda CX-3 subcompact crossover utility vehicle has been rated with an EPA-estimated fuel economy as high as 29 mpg city/35...

Jun 04, 2015, 12:06 ET
Sterling Global Operations' initial projects using its Kurdistan, Iraq-based Micro-MineWolf have proven the remote-controlled tracked vehicle's value in making safer and faster the clearance, detection and destruction of landmines and other explosives. SGO put the first operational Micro-MineWolf in the field to support oil and natural gas exploration in areas where mines and other unexploded ordnance may be present, and can be deployed on projects throughout the Middle East and Africa.

Sterling Global Operations' Micro-MineWolf first results: faster, safer landmine and explosives clearance and destruction

 Sterling Global Operations' initial projects in Kurdistan, Iraq, using the world's first fully operational Micro-MineWolf armored anti-mine...

Jun 02, 2015, 11:46 ET
Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda vehicles in the United States and Mexico through nearly 700 dealers. Operations in Mexico are managed by Mazda Motor de Mexico in Mexico City. For more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and B-roll, please visit the online Mazda media center at www.mazdausamedia.com.

Mazda Reports Second-Best May Since 1996

Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today reported May U.S. sales of 29,606 vehicles, representing a decrease of 0.4 percent versus last year....

Jun 02, 2015, 08:00 ET

Operation Lifesaver urges Canadians not to be killed by a train this summer

OTTAWA, June 2, 2015 /CNW/ -Don't be Bob. That's the message Operation Lifesaver, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to preventing railway...

May 26, 2015, 07:45 ET

Service on the Microsoft Azure Platform

 Operation and Agriculture Supply Information System, LLC (OASIS) provides its Web-based agriculture data management system on the Microsoft...

May 18, 2015, 15:42 ET
Co-Founder and President of Operation Smile Kathy Magee, CEO of Johnson & Johnson Alex Gorsky and Co-Founder and CEO of Operation Smile Dr. Bill Magee appear at the 13th Annual Operation Smile Event Hosted By Kate Walsh With Special Guest Eli Manning Honoring Johnson & Johnson And Barbara Majeski & Family on May 14, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Amy Fletcher)

Johnson & Johnson Commits $25 Million to Operation Smile Over Next Five Years

 Hundreds gathered Thursday night at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York to recognize those who have supported Operation Smile, the world's...