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Nov 11, 2013, 10:20 ET

Pulitzer Prize Winner Anna Quindlen Advises Physicians To Learn Who Their Patients Are

On November 3rd, in a lecture hall filled to capacity with almost 1,300 medical school deans, faculty, students and residents, Pulitzer Prize...

Nov 05, 2013, 09:02 ET
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W. P. Carey Announces Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT"), today reported financial results for the third quarter ended...

Nov 04, 2013, 10:16 ET
W. P. Carey announces $29 million acquisition of Adler Modemarkte headquarters and flagship store by its REIT affiliate, CPA(R):17 - Global.  Adler is one of Germany's most prominent clothing retailers. The facility is located in Haibach, Germany.(PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey annonce l'acquisition du siège social et du magasin phare d'Adler Modemarkte pour un montant de 22 millions

LONDRES, le 4 novembre 2013 /PRNewswire/ - W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), une fiducie de placement immobilier...

Nov 04, 2013, 07:00 ET
W. P. Carey announces $29 million acquisition of Adler Modemarkte headquarters and flagship store by its REIT affiliate, CPA(R):17 - Global.  Adler is one of Germany's most prominent clothing retailers. The facility is located in Haibach, Germany.(PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey announces $29 million acquisition of Adler Modemarkte headquarters and flagship store

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT") specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit...

Nov 04, 2013, 02:00 ET
W. P. Carey announces $29 million acquisition of Adler Modemarkte headquarters and flagship store by its REIT affiliate, CPA(R):17 - Global.  Adler is one of Germany's most prominent clothing retailers. The facility is located in Haibach, Germany.(PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey gibt Übernahme des Hauptsitzes und Flagshipstores von Adler Modemärkte AG im Wert von 22 Mio. € bekannt

  W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), ein Real Estate Investment Trust („REIT"), der sich auf Sale-and-Lease-Back...

Oct 30, 2013, 12:08 ET
Cover of "The Broken Circle" Civil War historical fiction book.  (PRNewsFoto/David P. Bridges)

The Civil War's impact on Southern culture is depicted through the experience of a young physician turned warrior

When the American Civil War broke out, a young Maryland physician named James Breathed was forced to choose between healing the sick to prolong...

Oct 23, 2013, 22:11 ET

Xiamen Celebrates 100th Anniversary of Jimei School Village Founded by Tan Kah-Kee

On October 21, a commemoration meeting was grandly held in Xiamen to mark the 100th anniversary of Jimei School Village, an educational complex...

Oct 19, 2013, 15:22 ET

Juveniles accused in bullying death of 12 year old should be charged as adults, Florida Criminal Attorney says

Florida Federal criminal attorney John P. Contini said Friday that both juvenile girls accused in the bullying death of 12 year old Rebecca...

Oct 15, 2013, 09:00 ET

Xiamen, China Celebrates 100th Anniversary of Jimei School Village with Opening of Malaysia Tan KahKee Memorial Museum in Kuala Lumpur

 In recognition of the great contributions made by and the heartfelt patriotism for his home country felt by famous Southeast Asia overseas...

Oct 08, 2013, 08:00 ET

The Arnold P. Gold Foundation International AIDS Advocate Mary Fisher And Harvard Medical School Professor, Ronald Arky, MD Honored For Life's Work Of Compassion

 International AIDS advocate, artist, and author, Mary Fisher, and nationally known and beloved Daniel D. Federman Professor of...

Oct 03, 2013, 15:30 ET

Government shutdown could result in a crime boom, Florida criminal attorney warns

 Prominent criminal defense attorney John P. Contini said that an extended length Government Shutdown will have the unintended impact of...

Sep 30, 2013, 07:00 ET
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W. P. Carey to Release Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results on Tuesday, November 5

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced today that it will release its financial results for the...

Sep 19, 2013, 16:15 ET
WPC declares 50th consecutive quarterly dividend increase.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey Announces 50th Consecutive Dividend Increase

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) reported today that its Board of Directors had increased its quarterly cash dividend to $0.86 per share, which...

Sep 12, 2013, 07:00 ET
WPC President and CEO Trevor P. Bond to participate at BMO Capital Markets 8th Annual North American Real Estate Conference.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey to Participate at BMO Capital Markets 8th Annual North American Real Estate Conference

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a leading provider of corporate sale-leaseback financing, announced today that President and CEO, Trevor P....

Sep 10, 2013, 15:19 ET
W. P. Carey Announces $62 Million Acquisition of UK Government Office Facility. (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey Announces $62 Million Acquisition of UK Government Office Facility

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a leading provider of corporate sale-leaseback financing, announced today that it has acquired an office...

Aug 28, 2013, 07:00 ET
W. P. Carey Announces $15 Million Sale-Leaseback of Toyota Auto Dealership in Texas with RML Automotive.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey Announces $15 Million Sale-Leaseback of Toyota Auto Dealership in Texas with RML Automotive

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a leading provider of corporate sale-leaseback financing, announced today that CPA®:17 – Global,...

Aug 21, 2013, 07:00 ET
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W. P. Carey Closes $110 Million Sale-Leaseback of State Farm Operation Center in Austin, Texas

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC), a leading provider of corporate sale-leaseback financing, announced today that two of its publicly-held,...

Aug 14, 2013, 07:00 ET
Carey Watermark Investors Acquires Raleigh Marriott City Center.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

Carey Watermark Investors Acquires Raleigh Marriott City Center

 Carey Watermark Investors Incorporated (CWI) today announced that it has acquired Raleigh Marriott City Center, a premier full service hotel...

Aug 09, 2013, 08:30 ET

Renowned Toronto Psychologist Dr. Paul T. P. Wong Introduces Natural Approach to Treating Mental Disorders at INPM Summer Institute

 The answer to meeting society's increasing mental health needs is not more diagnoses, more pills, and more psychiatrists, but applying...

Aug 06, 2013, 08:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Announces Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT"), today reported financial results for the second quarter ended...