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MEDIA ADVISORY: Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest Available for Interviews on Site of the GOP Presidential Candidate Debate

 With the headlines full of news of undercover videos of Planned Parenthood and efforts to investigate and de-fund Abortion, Inc., Dr....

Aug 04, 2015, 12:00 ET

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey Names 2015-16 Campaign Leadership

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ) has kicked off its 2015-16 annual fundraising campaign. Bobby Keyes, vice...

Aug 04, 2015, 08:30 ET
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United Names Gerry Laderman Acting Chief Financial Officer

 United Airlines (UAL) today announced that Gerald (Gerry) Laderman has been named acting chief financial officer. He succeeds John Rainey, who...

Aug 03, 2015, 17:47 ET
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USW Voices Support of Proposed Nuclear Agreement with Iran

The United Steelworkers (USW) International Executive Board issued the following statement today supporting the proposed P5+1 Iran Nuclear...

Aug 03, 2015, 15:52 ET
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USW: Important Work Ahead to Ensure Balanced State Efforts under the Clean Power Plan

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today after the Environmental Protection Agency...

Aug 03, 2015, 15:16 ET

UNITE HERE calls on US Senate to Prevent Secret Pharma Money

UNITE HERE sent letters this week to the Senate Committee on Health, asking Senators to put the brakes on a piece of legislation which would keep...

Aug 03, 2015, 09:00 ET
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COUNTRY CROCK® OFFERS COUNTRY FRESH TASTE AND SIMPLE GOODNESS FROM REAL INGREDIENTS IN NEW RECTANGULAR, SPACE-SAVING PACKAGING

 Country Crock®, the brand that has been bringing delicious buttery spreads to American tables for more than 30 years, is introducing new...

Jul 31, 2015, 07:50 ET

U.S. Cellular reports second quarter 2015 results

 United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE:USM) reported total operating revenues of $975.7 million for the second quarter of 2015, versus...

Jul 31, 2015, 07:00 ET

TDS and U.S. Cellular to release second quarter operating results and host conference call on July 31, 2015

 Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS) and United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE: USM) will be webcasting their second quarter...

Jul 30, 2015, 20:30 ET

Energy Future Holdings Corp. Bankruptcy Establishes Deadline for Filing Claims Related to Current or Future Asbestos Injury

Energy Future Holdings Corp., Ebasco Services, Inc., EECI, Inc. and certain subsidiaries ("EFH") owned, operated, maintained, or built certain...

Jul 30, 2015, 17:19 ET
United Spinal Members protesting UBER'S lack of wheelchair accessible cars.

United Spinal & Taxis For All Campaign Protest Uber's Discriminatory Practices: Wheelchair Users "Roll-In" outside of Uber's 28th Street headquarters

United Spinal Association, Taxis For All Campaign and other wheelchair user advocates held a "roll-in" outside Uber's West Side headquarters in...

Jul 30, 2015, 08:45 ET

Transport United Acquires North & South Logistics, Seeks Additional Acquisition Partners

 Transport United, Inc. ("TU"), a diversified transportation company based in St. Louis, Missouri, is pleased to announce the acquisition of...

Jul 29, 2015, 17:49 ET

United States Lime & Minerals Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results And Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

 United States Lime & Minerals, Inc. (NASDAQ: USLM) today reported second quarter 2015 results:  Revenues in the second quarter 2015...

Jul 29, 2015, 10:55 ET
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MEDIA ADVISORY: Steelworkers to Rally at ATI Headquarters

Hundreds of members of the United Steelworkers (USW) and their allies will rally Thursday at the headquarters of Allegheny Technologies...

Jul 29, 2015, 08:24 ET

UMC Provides Revised Third Quarter Earnings Guidance

United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today issued an update on its guidance...

Jul 29, 2015, 04:59 ET

UMC Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results

Second Quarter 2015 Overview[1]: - Revenue: NT$38.01 billion (US$1.23 billion) - Gross margin: 22.9%; operating margin: 10.2%...

Jul 28, 2015, 20:15 ET

United States Steel Corporation Declares Dividend

 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of five cents per share on U. S....

Jul 28, 2015, 20:12 ET

United States Steel Corporation Reports 2015 Second Quarter Results

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) reported a second quarter 2015 net loss of $261 million, or $1.79 per diluted share, which included...

Jul 28, 2015, 13:01 ET
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USW President Gerard Tells U.S. Senate Committee: Lifting Crude Oil Export Ban Will Lead to Refinery Closures, Higher Consumer Prices, Lost Jobs, Less Economic Security

Leo W. Gerard, International President of the United Steelworkers (USW), testified today before the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs...

Jul 28, 2015, 06:00 ET

United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

 United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR) today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30,...