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Les ÉAU dévoilent le plan de mission de la première sonde spatiale arabe vers Mars

Les plans et les objectifs scientifiques de la première mission arabe vers Mars ont été révélés pour la...

May 06, 2015, 12:18 ET

UAE Unveils Mission Plan for the First Arab Space Probe to Mars

The blueprints and science goals for the first Arab mission to Mars have been revealed for the first time. The Emirates Mars Mission probe, named...

May 06, 2015, 12:05 ET
St. Jude patients show off their controller skills to St. Jude PLAY LIVE ambassadors and top-tier gamers,  Man from Man vs. Game, seated, and John from TheSpeedGamers and EatMyDiction1 who cheered on participants

Game on for 2nd annual St. Jude PLAY LIVE, chances to win great prizes in May

Top video game broadcasters are pressing play to raise funds and awareness for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, which is leading the...

May 06, 2015, 11:50 ET

Governor Bruce Rauner to Discuss Illinois Turnaround at the Turnaround Management Association (Chicago/Midwest) Breakfast

 Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner will keynote the Turnaround Management Association's (Chicago/Midwest) breakfast forum on May 8 at the Standard...

May 05, 2015, 09:32 ET

Former Founder & CEO of Mrs. Meyer's Joining Aunt Fannie's Board of Directors

 Aunt Fannie's, Inc. (, developer and manufacturer of the natural, non-toxic, easy, fast-acting fruit fly solution,...

May 04, 2015, 10:00 ET

McDonald's Launches Delivery Initiative In New York City

 Customers in New York City will soon be able to enjoy the McDonald's food they love when and where they want it with the launch of a...

May 04, 2015, 09:11 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...

May 04, 2015, 08:30 ET

John Wm. Macy's CheeseSticks Earns Highest Food Safety and Quality Management Certification

 John Wm. Macy's CheeseSticks of Elmwood Park, NJ announced it has received its SQF Certificate of Registration Level 3 – Comprehensive...

May 04, 2015, 07:00 ET

Envarsus® XR Demonstrates Improved Pharmacokinetic Profile in African-American Transplant Recipients

Veloxis Pharmaceuticals A/S (OMX: VELO) today announced that once-daily Envarsus® XR (tacrolimus extended-release tablets), an investigational...

Apr 30, 2015, 12:00 ET

McDonald's® Awards First High School Diploma Through Its Archways To Opportunity Program

Today, McDonald's is honoring General Manager Juan Garcia of Chatsworth, California with a high school diploma, following his completion of the...

Apr 30, 2015, 09:43 ET

Reel Rockin' Adventure Awaits at the 57th Annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament

 Anglers of all ages are in for a "reel" and "rockin'" adventure at The Crystal Coast this summer during the 57th Annual Big Rock Blue Marlin...

Apr 29, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Lou Malnati's Opens 41st Location In One Of Chicago's Hottest Neighborhoods

In 1971, Lou Malnati's Pizzeria ( opened their first restaurant on Lincoln Avenue in Lincolnwood. On Monday, May 4, the family...

Apr 28, 2015, 20:05 ET

Oregon's Health CO-OP Notifies Affected Plan Members Of Security Incident

As part of its ongoing commitment to protecting the privacy of personal health information, Oregon's Health CO-OP is notifying members of a...

Apr 28, 2015, 16:45 ET
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Ascendis Pharma A/S Announces Results of Phase 1 Study of TransCon Treprostinil

 Ascendis Pharma A/S (Nasdaq: ASND), a clinical stage biotechnology company that applies its TransCon technology to address significant unmet...

Apr 28, 2015, 13:00 ET

Pacific Sotheby's Realty Announces Exclusive Partnership with Chinese Real Estate Marketing Agency, Caimeiju

Pacific Sotheby's International Realty (, one of San Diego's fastest-growing real estate firms, recently announced...

Apr 28, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Zarbee's New Vitamin Drink Mixes Fulfill Daily Nutritional Gaps in Diet

Supporting your body's vitamin needs every day can be a challenge, especially with today's hectic lifestyle. That's why Zarbee's has introduced a...

Apr 27, 2015, 15:17 ET
Arby's Smokehouse Brisket Sandwich and Smokehouse Turkey Sandwich

Real Wood. Real Fire. Real Smoke -- Arby's Expands Smokehouse Platform With 8-Hour Pit-Smoked Turkey

 If good things come to those who wait, smoked meat aficionados across America are in for another treat from Arby's.  That's because...

Apr 24, 2015, 10:23 ET
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Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida Hires Atlanta Symphony's Mark Kent as Executive Director

Following an extensive nation-wide search, the Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida has hired Mark B. Kent as its first Executive...

Apr 24, 2015, 08:30 ET

Triple-S Management Corporation Schedules First-Quarter Earnings Release and Webcast

 Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE: GTS) today announced that it plans to release financial results for the first quarter ended...

Apr 23, 2015, 13:26 ET

DanDrit Biotech and Riyadh Pharma Sign Partnership Agreement

 DanDrit Biotech A/S ("DanDrit Denmark"), the subsidiary of DanDrit Biotech USA, Inc. ("DanDrit"), (symbol : OTCQB:DDRT) a biotechnology...