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Aug 28, 2014, 17:01 ET
General Mills is one of the world's leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries. Its brands include Cheerios, Fiber One, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Yoplait, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, and Wanchai Ferry. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, General Mills had fiscal 2012 worldwide sales of US $16.7 billion.  (PRNewsFoto/General Mills)

General Mills Will Webcast Its Presentation At Barclays Capital 2014 Back-To-School Consumer Conference

 General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) will be presenting at the Barclays Capital 2014 Back-To-School Consumer Conference on Thursday, September 4,...

Aug 26, 2014, 13:41 ET

Generational Equity Announces the Acquisition of Niagara Tools Ltd. by Apex Tool Group

Generational Equity, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately-held, middle-market businesses, is pleased to announce the...

Aug 26, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Are Members of Congress Overpaid?

Our Generation (OG) and the Taxpayers Protection Alliance (TPA) today re-released a report titled, "Are Taxpayers Getting Their Money's...

Aug 26, 2014, 09:00 ET

Pedal Power: GM Shares Bikes with 19,000 Tech Center Employees

 General Motors' Warren Technical Center is implementing a bike share program – the first of its kind from any U.S. automaker –...

Aug 25, 2014, 13:45 ET
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Usher Joins Honey Nut Cheerios(TM) to Encourage Families to "Bee" Happy and Healthy Together in New Campaign

 Eight-time Grammy Award-winning megastar Usher and Buzz the Bee, the iconic Honey Nut Cheerios™ character, are using dance to spread the...

Aug 25, 2014, 10:54 ET
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Navy Awards General Dynamics Bath Iron Works $100 Million Contract for LCS Planning Yard Services

The U.S. Navy awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works a $100 million contract to provide planning yard services for the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS)...

Aug 25, 2014, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics Awarded Contract to Implement Massachusetts Statewide Next-Generation 9-1-1 System

General Dynamics Information Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been awarded a contract to develop, implement and...

Aug 22, 2014, 16:48 ET

Enforcement Notice Hearing - IN THE MATTER OF Steve Duchaine - Appearance to set a hearing date

MONTRÉAL, Aug. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - An appearance has been scheduled before a Hearing Panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory...

Aug 22, 2014, 13:30 ET
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Cathay General Bancorp Declares Dividend Of $0.07 Per Share

 Cathay General Bancorp (NASDAQ: CATY) announced today that on August 21, 2014, its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of seven cents...

Aug 21, 2014, 17:44 ET

Enforcement Notice Hearing - IN THE MATTER OF Donald Earl Phillips - Appearance to set a hearing date

CALGARY, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - An appearance has been scheduled before a Hearing Panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of...

Aug 20, 2014, 13:57 ET

9 Of The Top 10 Managed Care Organizations In The U.S. Have Contracted With The Post-Hospitalist Company, General Medicine P.C.

 The Post Hospitalist Company, General Medicine, P.C. recently achieved another milestone. They are now contracted with 9 of the top 10 managed...

Aug 18, 2014, 16:49 ET

Enforcement Notice Hearing - IN THE MATTER OF Jay Alan Blackmore - Settlement Hearing

CALGARY, Aug. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - A hearing has been scheduled before a Hearing Panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of...

Aug 14, 2014, 23:38 ET

General Shopping Brasil - EBITDA Ajustado atinge R$ 42,7 milhões, 15,8% superior ao 2T13

A General Shopping Brasil S.A. (BM&FBovespa: GSHP3), empresa com expressiva participação no mercado de shopping centers no...

Aug 14, 2014, 23:25 ET

General Shopping Brasil - Company reports an adjusted EBITDA of R$ 42.7 million, 15.8% higher than 2Q13

 General Shopping Brasil S/A (BM&FBovespa: GSHP3), one of the largest shopping mall companies in Brazil, announces 2Q14 earnings...

Aug 14, 2014, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics C4 Systems SATCOM Technologies Awarded Contract to Deliver Space Fence Ground Structures

General Dynamics C4 Systems SATCOM Technologies received a contract from Lockheed Martin to design and build the ground structures and integrate...

Aug 14, 2014, 06:00 ET

General Steel Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

General Steel Holdings, Inc. ("General Steel" or the "Company") (NYSE: GSI), a leading non-state-controlled steel...

Aug 13, 2014, 16:29 ET

Enforcement Notice Hearing - IN THE MATTER OF Sydney Azancot - Adjournment

MONTRÉAL, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - A hearing before a Hearing Panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) in the...

Aug 13, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Soldier's Network Update: Two General Dynamics PRC-154A Rifleman Radio Talk-groups Separated by 2,000 Miles Use PRC-155 Manpack Radios to Connect via MUOS Satellites

 General Dynamics C4 Systems successfully demonstrated that the AN/PRC-155 two-channel Manpack radios closed a 2,000-mile communications gap...

Aug 12, 2014, 12:01 ET

Chevrolet Recibirá a 11 Niños de Alrededor del Mundo en Old Trafford Para Vivir una Experiencia Especial con Manchester United

- Niños inspiradores oficiarán como escoltas para el primer partido de la temporada en la Premier League del Manchester United,...

Aug 12, 2014, 11:39 ET

Chevrolet to Host 11 Children From Around the World at Old Trafford for Special Experience with Manchester United

- Inspiring children will serve as mascots for Manchester United's first Premier League match of the season, attend club's soccer school,...