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Aug 20, 2014, 13:06 ET

Nurse Anesthetist Fulfills Career Aspirations via U.S. Army Program

 You never know who is watching. The eight year old girl was captivated as the Army Nurse assisted her mother at Fox Army Hospital at Redstone...

Aug 14, 2014, 15:00 ET
The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., home of the military's Diabetes Institute. (PRNewsFoto/U.S. Army Medical Recruiting)

Head of Military Diabetes Institute Hopes to Put Breaks on Growing Epidemic

According to the American Diabetes Association, if current trends continue, one out of every three Americans could be diabetic by the year 2050....

Aug 06, 2014, 10:01 ET
The EvoGrip S18 is part of the new Delemont Collection from Victorinox Swiss Army. (PRNewsFoto/Victorinox Swiss Army)

Victorinox Swiss Army Introduces the Delemont Collection

 Victorinox Swiss Army, with a 130-year heritage of quality and innovation in blade design, introduces the Delemont Collection, a complete new...

Aug 05, 2014, 07:15 ET

Inaugural Creative Arts Festival Offers Something For Everyone

CARNEGIE, Pa., Aug. 5, 2014 Beading, Embroidery, Jewelry, Wearable Art, Basketry, Calligraphy, Paper Marbling, Painting, Soap Making, Quilting,...

Aug 04, 2014, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.  (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

1,000 Needy Western PA Salvation Army Kids To Return To School In Style Thanks To Huntington Bank Backpack Program

The following is being released by The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division: PHOTO OPS: Thursday, August 7th at two Salvation Army...

Jul 31, 2014, 11:36 ET

Col. Christopher Barron assumes command of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District

In a Change of Command ceremony today at Faneuil Hall in Boston, Mass., District Commander Col. Charles P. Samaris passed the command flag,...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Forex Peace Army CEO Dmitri Chavkerov Reveals 'Charity Donations' As The Key To Forex Trading Success

 Forex Peace Army CEO, Dmitri Chavkerov, has revealed that donating a percentage of his trading profits to charity is the reason for his...

Jul 25, 2014, 18:21 ET

Small businesses added to $7 billion renewable energy Multiple Award Task Order Contract

The Army today awarded the final round of solar technology contracts that will support a $7 billion renewable and alternative energy power...

Jul 15, 2014, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.  (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

SHOP. DONATE. HELP OTHERS. The Salvation Army And WTAE Channel 4's Project Bundle-Up Online Auction Benefits Needy Kids And Seniors And Gives You Great Deals On Unique Items!

SHOP.  Enjoy your summer vacation and plan to join us on August 29th for online shopping that supports The Salvation Army and WTAE TV's...

Jul 14, 2014, 07:20 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.  (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

"Fun Runs" Increasing in Popularity - Pittsburgh's "Most Amazing Race" Is No Exception!

Color Runs… Mud Runs… Running for Donuts…. The Bacon Run…  and on and on and on. The latest craze in racing and...

Jul 08, 2014, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.  (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

Levin Furniture And Levin Mattress Stores Celebrate Christmas In July…Help The Salvation Army Get A Jump Start On Providing Toys For Needy Children During The Upcoming Holidays

Current temps in the region don't necessarily bring to mind images of Christmas trees and snowmen, but those who work for The Salvation Army of...

Jul 07, 2014, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.  (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

Be "Totally Cool" And Help Keep Kids And Seniors Totally Warm This Winter! "Totally 80's" Band Slates Concert To Benefit Salvation Army And WTAE TV Channel 4's Project Bundle-Up

It is summer concert season and you can join in the fun while supporting needy kids and seniors. Enjoy a throwback evening with Pittsburgh's...

Jul 01, 2014, 11:00 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.  (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

New Kensington Salvation Army Makes the Break -- Westmoreland County United Way Disaffiliation Complete

People are precious to The Salvation Army. The needs and wants of client families, volunteers, staff and donors must be strongly considered when...

Jun 25, 2014, 08:30 ET
Forex Peace Army (PRNewsFoto/Forex Peace Army)

Dmitri Chavkerov of Forex Peace Army Shares With Traders Important Pain Reducing Mind Tricks On How To Effectively Deal With Losing Trades

 Dmitri Chavkerov of Forex Peace Army shared with traders on his website an effective method for handling losses with relative peace and calm....

Jun 12, 2014, 10:53 ET
Dr. Rachel Kaiser during her 90-day deployment with the 48th CSH at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, June-August 2013. (PRNewsFoto/U.S. Army Medical Recruiting...)

Emergency Room Doctor Recounts Career and Personal Benefits of Deployment

After a 20 year journey as a civilian emergency room doctor, one woman has found it was her enlistment in the U.S. Army Reserve and a recent...

May 16, 2014, 07:15 ET

The Salvation Army Of Westmoreland County expresses gratitude; "Thank-A-Thons" and Open Houses slated

The Salvation Army in Westmoreland County has been a shining light to those who desperately need its services.  With dignity and respect, The...

May 14, 2014, 15:51 ET

Zombie Army Productions Presents The 6th Annual Chicago Zombie Prom At The Bottom Lounge

  Zombie Army Productions will once again be hosting its annual Chicago Zombie Prom at Bottom Lounge (1375 W. Lake St., Chicago, IL 60607) on...

Apr 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

The Salvation Army to Spend "A Day on the Hill" in Harrisburg

 On Tuesday, May 6, Salvation Army officers from Allentown to York will convene in Harrisburg to share with legislators the work The...

Apr 29, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Forex Peace Army Founder Dmitri Chavkerov Discusses The Concept of Focused Speculative Liquidity and Its Effects on Individual Stocks Versus Forex

 Forex Peace Army President Dmitri Chavkerov offers his guidance as to how to gain overall profit out of individual stock trading. Dmitri...

Apr 24, 2014, 16:14 ET
A Victorinox Swiss Army Knife is a classic, time-treasured gift for Father’s Day or graduation. These unique, highly-functional knives offer a lifetime of use and enjoyment. The Hunter XT (shown here) is easy to grip thanks to its ergonomic shape and dual-density handle. Large thumb holes on each implement make it easy to open - even when wearing gloves.  (PRNewsFoto/Victorinox Swiss Army)

A Timeless Gift For Dads And Grads

 Whether you are looking for a coming-of-age gift for a recent graduate or something unique for the dad who has it all, Swiss Army Knives from...