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Li Na Named Official Ambassador for BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore

Chinese tennis icon to serve as Official Ambassador for 2014 and 2015   Li Na to open first ever BNP Paribas WTA Finals in Asia  The...

09:30 ET

San Jose Togo's to Change Locations - And Give Away 1,000 Sandwiches

Togo's Eateries, Inc., a "West Coast Original" since 1971, announced today that the San Jose Togo's at 4360 Stevens Creek Blvd. #C will be moving...

09:12 ET

Law Offices of Marc S. Henzel Announces Securities Class Action Periods

 The Law Offices of Marc S. Henzel ( a firm focusing on shareholder litigation, gives notice to purchasers of the following...

09:00 ET
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Esteemed American Association of Advertising Agencies (4A's) Announces the Partner Awards to Honor Creative Collaboration

 The 4A's, the premiere association representing the advertising agency business in the U.S., is pleased to announce the launch of the Partner...

Sep 29, 2014, 12:32 ET
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Tina's Wish Benefit Raises More Than $1Million for Ovarian Cancer Research In a Single Evening

 Leaders in the legal and financial communities came together once again to raise more than $1 million for The Honorable Tina Brozman...

Sep 29, 2014, 11:29 ET

Awards, Scholarships And National Kroll Internship Program Announced At Second Annual NLEAFCF Hero Awards Gala

The National Law Enforcement and Firefighters Children's Foundation (NLEAFCF) tonight will host its second annual Hero Awards Gala at the Edison...

Sep 26, 2014, 14:26 ET
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Indian Legal Program welcomes back former director Kate Rosier

 Kathlene "Kate" Rosier is returning as the executive director of the Indian Legal Program at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona...

Sep 25, 2014, 13:48 ET

Demuestran datos recientes la eficacia y seguridad de la insulina degludec, como la nueva opción de tratamiento para niños y adolescentes con diabetes.

Durante la 50ª reunión anual de la Asociación Europea para el Estudio de la Diabetes (EASD por sus siglas en inglés), que se...

Sep 24, 2014, 09:16 ET
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Unisense FertiliTech A/S Receives FDA Clearance for Tool to Aid in Embryo Selection to Improve IVF Treatment

Customized embryo evaluation tools for IVF practices now available for clinical use in the USA World leading time-lapse technology provider...

Sep 24, 2014, 08:09 ET
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Dr. Batra's® Healthcare Enters 1 Billion AED Hair and Skincare Market in UAE

Dr Batra's is to retail through 5,000 stores and expects a turnover of 10 million AED by 2017  Dr Batra's Healthcare unveiled its plan to...

Sep 23, 2014, 13:45 ET

Why I Run: Local Businessman Raises Funds For Clean Water Initiative

 Local businessman and attorney Michael S. Melfi has partnered with Hope Water Project to raise $5,000 for a fresh water well for the Pokot...

Sep 23, 2014, 11:15 ET

26th Annual Shaw's Oyster Fest Block Party: Sept. 26, 2014

Shaw's Crab House is bringing fresh seafood coupled with live music to downtown Chicago for the 26th annual Oyster Fest Block Party on Friday,...

Sep 23, 2014, 08:30 ET

Business Owners: Learn How to Create a "Star" Business at Financial Liberation Seminar with World-renowned Investor Richard Koch

 Marketing consultant Perry Marshall and fractional billionaire Richard Koch have created a seminar for forward-thinking business owners and...

Sep 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

AWHONN Recommends Reducing Preventable Harm to Moms and Babies By Eliminating Overuse of Labor Induction

The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) is calling upon healthcare providers and pregnant women to avoid...

Sep 22, 2014, 12:37 ET
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Calling all medical innovators: Submit your pediatric medical device pitch for Children's National competition by Sept. 29

Children's National Health System has announced an extended deadline of Monday, Sept. 29 at 5 p.m. EDT for its "Make Your Medical Device Pitch for...

Sep 22, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Which Mac & Cheese Brand Just Got Sold? It Wasn't Amy's!

 Social media and phone lines were buzzing last week when news broke that Annie's had sold to food giant General Mills. Customers were confused...

Sep 19, 2014, 18:05 ET

Over 200 Motorcycle Riders Expected at Charity Poker Run in West Los Angeles

Returning for its sixth year, the Annual Miriam's House Poker Run is being held October 16, 2014 at Bartels' Harley Davidson 4141 Lincoln Blvd,...

Sep 19, 2014, 11:54 ET

Bring the Fun & Flavor of Northwest-Favorite Candy Store to Your Town with a Schwietert's Cones & Candy Franchise

 Schwietert's Cones & Candy, the family-owned candy store with more, is now offering turnkey franchise opportunities in 23 states, giving...

Sep 19, 2014, 09:38 ET
Amy Keller Laird Named Editor-in-Chief of Women's Health Magazine (PRNewsFoto/Women's Health Magazine)

Amy Keller Laird Named Editor-in-Chief of Women's Health Magazine

Scott Schulman, President of Rodale Inc., the world's leading healthy lifestyle company, today announced that Amy Keller Laird has been named...