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Assets Under Management Hit Record High at Saxo Bank

In the first half of 2014, Saxo Bank reached another record in assets under management, with client deposits with the online trading and...

Aug 20, 2014, 21:19 ET

Five Things Every Parent Should Know Before Sending Kids Back to School

It's that time of year again: parents are winding down summer plans and tightening the reins on bedtime schedules. And while adding anything else...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:27 ET

Space Dynamics Lab and Inventor Issued Patent for New Space Weather Sensor

 Utah State University's Space Dynamics Laboratory announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued it a patent for a new...

Aug 19, 2014, 19:36 ET

Food Safety News Pulls False Story Regarding Dr. Bronner's Organic Virgin Coconut Oil

Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps, the family owned maker of the top-selling brand of natural soaps in North America, has responded to the online...

Aug 19, 2014, 09:03 ET

MIT Fellow, Julia Panko Joins Faculty of Weber State University to Pioneer State of Utah's First Digital Humanities Program

 The Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities at Weber State University (www.weber.edu/cah) today announced Massachusetts...

Aug 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

Double the Tickets, Double the Fun - Chuck E. Cheese's Announces New Birthday Party Deal

 Birthdays at Chuck E. Cheese's are about to get an extra dose of awesome. From August 1 through the end of the year, when you reserve a...

Aug 18, 2014, 10:00 ET
New Sportsman's Guide 'Share the Thrill' Campaign logo showcases company's new rebrand efforts. (PRNewsFoto/Sportsman's Guide)

New 'Share The Thrill' Campaign To Help Sportsman's Guide Connect More People With The Great Outdoors

Sportsman's Guide – an outdoor sporting goods retailer known as a price and quality leader for nearly four decades – today launched a...

Aug 15, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Mary's Medicinals Brings Cannabis Medicated Transdermal Patches and Gels to Washington

Mary's Medicinals, exclusive producer and distributor of transdermal cannabis products, today announced the availability of its products at medical...

Aug 14, 2014, 13:45 ET

Thousands of Sackpacks Awarded to Help Philadelphia-Area Children

Two thousand children across the city will receive sackpacks containing essential school supplies today through the Office Depot and the Office...

Aug 14, 2014, 13:13 ET
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law. (PRNewsFoto/Arizona State University...)

Endowment Surges for Professorship Named After Late Faculty Member

 Generous donations from family and friends, totaling nearly $700,000 so far, have led to the creation of the Joseph Feller Memorial...

Aug 13, 2014, 15:18 ET
Wendy's released its final #PretzelLoveSongs music video this week announcing the Pretzel Bacon Cheeseburger will join Wendy's menu as Combo No. 11. All summer long, Wendy's asked fans to share their love of its pretzel bun using the hashtag #PretzelLoveSongs for a chance for their social media posts to appear as lyrics in a series of over-the-top music videos. (PRNewsFoto/The Wendy’s Company)

Wendy's Celebrates Fans' Pleas to Keep the Pretzel Flame Alive with Final #PretzelLoveSongs Music Video

 Wendy's® confirms its relationship status with the Pretzel Bacon Cheeseburger through the final #PretzelLoveSongs music video.  And,...

Aug 13, 2014, 12:00 ET

The UNCLE BEN'S® Brand Inspires Parents And Kids Everywhere To Connect In The Kitchen And Cook Healthy Meals Together

The UNCLE BEN'S® Brand, the number-one selling brand of rice in the United States, has teamed up with New York-based celebrity chef Marcus...

Aug 13, 2014, 10:52 ET

Forward Pharma gibt Ernennung von Dr. Jan G. J. van de Winkel zum Vorstandsmitglied bekannt

Forward Pharma A/S, ein biopharmazeutisches Unternehmen, das sich auf eine proprietäre Rezeptur von Dimethylfumarat zur Behandlung von...

Aug 13, 2014, 04:42 ET

Forward Pharma anuncia el nombramiento del doctor Jan G. J. van de Winkel como miembro del consejo de dirección

Forward Pharma A/S, una compañía biofarmacéutica centrada en la formulación de propiedad de fumarato de dimetilo para el...

Aug 13, 2014, 04:33 ET

Forward Pharma annonce la nomination du Dr Jan G. J. van de Winkel au conseil d'administration

Forward Pharma A/S une société biopharmaceutique dont l'activité est axée sur une formulation exclusive de fumarate de...

Aug 12, 2014, 16:05 ET

Forward Pharma Announces Appointment of Dr. Jan G. J. van de Winkel to Board of Directors

 Forward Pharma A/S, a biopharmaceutical company focused on a proprietary formulation of dimethyl fumarate for the treatment of multiple...

Aug 12, 2014, 11:52 ET

Kuper Sotheby's International Realty to Acquire Amelia Bullock Realtors

 Kuper Sotheby's International Realty, the San Antonio-based affiliate of the Sotheby's International Realty® brand, today announced the...

Aug 12, 2014, 11:30 ET
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Redd's® Apple Ale Partners With Mexican Actor Omar Chaparro

 Redd's Apple Ale is partnering with renowned Mexican actor and comedian Omar Chaparro for the Atrevete with Redd's Apple Ale tour. The...

Aug 12, 2014, 09:11 ET

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

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

Aug 12, 2014, 09:00 ET

Witt O'Brien's Announces Expansion with New Office in Mandan, North Dakota

Witt O'Brien's, a global leader in risk management consulting services, today announced a new office opening in Mandan, North Dakota.  The new...