News from smith A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Aug 14, 2014, 16:08 ET

Smith Patten to Represent African-American BART Employees Suing for Discrimination in Promotions

 Five long-term Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) employees with over 100 years of combined service filed a lawsuit today in the Superior Court of...

Aug 14, 2014, 12:00 ET

The 2014 Paul W. Smith Golf Classic Raises More Than $500,000 Net For Detroit PAL

 The 11th Annual Paul W. Smith Golf Classic on Monday, August 11 raised more than $500,000 in net proceeds for Detroit PAL.  It...

Aug 12, 2014, 16:57 ET
Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business)

Beware of Your Mindset When Renting

 Commitment-shy shoppers carefully evaluate products before making a purchase, but new research from the University of Maryland's Robert H....

Aug 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

Smith & Wesson First Quarter Fiscal 2015 Financial Release and Conference Call Alert

 Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC) today announced that it plans to release its first quarter fiscal 2015...

Aug 08, 2014, 21:45 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of Peoples Federal Bancshares, Inc. in Connection with the Sale of the Company -PEOP

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Peoples Federal...

Aug 07, 2014, 17:02 ET
A. O. Smith Corporation logo.  (PRNewsFoto/A. O. Smith Corporation)

A. O. Smith to participate in 2014 Jefferies Conference

A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE:AOS) will be participating in the Jefferies 2014 Global Industrials Conference, scheduled for Aug. 11-14 in New...

Aug 06, 2014, 15:54 ET
From the tried and true ointment to a truly revolutionary spray, Dr. Smith's(R) introduces a touch-free spray application of its effective and fast-working formula. Dr. Smith's(R) Diaper Rash Spray, developed by San Antonio-based Mission Pharmacal Company, is an innovation in the treatment of diaper rash. (PRNewsFoto/Dr. Smith's)

Dr. Smith's® Introduces A New and Touch-Free Solution to Treat Diaper Rash

 Spray What? From the tried and true ointment to a truly revolutionary spray, Dr. Smith's® introduces a touch-free spray application of...

Aug 06, 2014, 08:00 ET

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Announces Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing

 Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC), a leader in firearm manufacturing and design, today announced that it has...

Aug 04, 2014, 22:35 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of Pike Corporation in Connection with the Sale of the Company -PIKE

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Pike Corporation...

Aug 04, 2014, 18:35 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of Trulia, Inc. in Connection with the Sale of the Company -TRLA

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Trulia, Inc. ("TRLA"...

Aug 01, 2014, 22:05 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of Bally Technologies, Inc. in Connection with the Sale of the Company- BYI

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Bally Technologies,...

Aug 01, 2014, 21:45 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of GFI Group, Inc. in Connection with the Sale of the Company- GFIG

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of GFI Group Inc. ("GFI...

Aug 01, 2014, 12:16 ET
Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas LLP.  (PRNewsFoto/Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas LLP)

Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas LLP Investigating Claims Involving Donna Tucker And UBS Financial Services

Lawyers with the Securities Law Firm of SHEPHERD SMITH EDWARDS & KANTAS LLP, www.sseklaw.com, are investigating claims involving Donna Tucker...

Jul 31, 2014, 08:00 ET

Smith & Nephew scores a HAT-TRICK with its entry into the high-growth hammer toe repair market

 Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, today announced its entry into the forefoot market with the...

Jul 31, 2014, 06:00 ET

Simit + Smith Offers Authentic Mediterranean Dips For Any New York Summer Occasion

 Summer is all about backyard parties, picnics in the park and outdoor events and it can be difficult to know what food to bring along....

Jul 29, 2014, 18:35 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of Intermountain Community Bancorp in Connection with the Sale of the Company -IMCB

 Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Intermountain...

Jul 28, 2014, 22:05 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. in Connection with the Sale of the Company -FDO

 Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Family Dollar...

Jul 28, 2014, 12:34 ET

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Announces Settlement Agreement

 Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC), a leader in firearm manufacturing and design, today announced that it has...

Jul 28, 2014, 09:00 ET
Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.  (PRNewsFoto/Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.)

The Upsher-Smith Galaxy™ Portfolio Of Antiepileptic Drugs Now Available

 Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. (Upsher-Smith), today announced that it has launched the Upsher-Smith Galaxy™, a new and growing suite...

Jul 25, 2014, 18:42 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of QR Energy, LP in Connection with the Sale of the Company - QRE

 Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of QR Energy, LP...