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Sep 11, 2014, 09:00 ET
Raymond De Rise, Laura Fabrizio, and Julie Frasher have joined the Wake Up Narcolepsy Board to help people everywhere living with narcolepsy, a devastating, incurable sleep disease. (PRNewsFoto/Wake Up Narcolepsy)

Wake Up Narcolepsy Names Three to Board

Wake Up Narcolepsy (WUN), a nonprofit organization working to improve the lives of people living with narcolepsy, today announced the appointment...

Sep 10, 2014, 08:07 ET
Target Up Insurance Is Expanding to Santa Ana, California! (PRNewsFoto/Target Up Insurance Services)

Car Insurance Santa Ana CA: Target Up Insurance Is Expanding

Car Insurance Santa Ana CA - After 30 plus years in the insurance business providing excellent coverage at reasonable prices to their customers,...

Sep 10, 2014, 08:07 ET
Target Up Insurance is Expanding to Yorba Linda CA! (PRNewsFoto/Target Up Insurance Services)

Car Insurance Yorba Linda CA: Target Up Insurance is Expanding

Car Insurance Yorba Linda CA - Car insurance is not something many consider on a regular basis, and when it is time to start thinking, many just go...

Sep 09, 2014, 18:03 ET
Target Up Insurance is Expanding to Anaheim, California! (PRNewsFoto/Target Up Insurance Services)

Car Insurance Anaheim CA: Target Up Insurance is Expanding

Car Insurance Anaheim CA - Target Up Insurance Services, a leader in Southern California insurance for the best rates and premiums is pleased to...

Sep 09, 2014, 08:00 ET
Andrew Luck teams up with Quaker for the third consecutive year to help inspire families to think about fueling up, eating right and getting active for at least 60 minutes of play a day. (PRNewsFoto/The Quaker Oats Company)

Fuel Up To Play 60 And Quaker® Oats Team Up To Inspire And Encourage Healthy Habits Nationwide

Play is universal for all ages and research shows that physical activity, in combination with good nutrition, is essential to a healthy lifestyle.1...

Sep 07, 2014, 17:30 ET

More Than USD $109 Million Pledged So Far In U.S. And Canada In Connection With Sept. 5 Stand Up To Cancer Fundraising Special

 More than USD $109 million has been pledged so far in connection with the star-studded September 5 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) "roadblock"...

Sep 04, 2014, 17:42 ET
Target Up Insurance Offers Guaranteed Rates in Ontario, Calif. (PRNewsFoto/Target Up Insurance Services)

Car Insurance Ontario CA: Target Up Insurance is Expanding

Car Insurance Ontario CA - Car insurance is a necessity in California. While many may argue they do not need insurance because they are safe...

Sep 04, 2014, 12:31 ET
Target Up Insurance is Expanding to Irvine California. (PRNewsFoto/Target Up Insurance Services)

Car Insurance Irvine CA: Target Up Insurance is Expanding

Car Insurance Irvine CA - Target Up Insurance, a 30 year veteran of the Southern California insurance business, is pleased to announce they're...

Sep 03, 2014, 09:40 ET

More Stars Stand Up To Cancer This Friday, September 5th - 8:00 PM ET And PT / 7:00 PM CT

 This Friday, September 5th (8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT) Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF),...

Sep 03, 2014, 08:35 ET
Millennial Matchmakers, Alessandra Conti and Cristina Conti of Matching Up, Beverly Hills (PRNewsFoto/Matching Up)

Millennial Matchmakers: The Taboo App Dating Scene Meets Its Offline Match

 In a sea of countless dating apps, Millennials' notorious hook-up culture, and a frustrated female demographic, a personal matchmaking company...

Aug 27, 2014, 09:05 ET

Historic Landmarks In The U.S. And Canada Light Up In Support Of Stand Up To Cancer And Stand Up To Cancer Canada

Our most iconic structures represent not only the heart of a city, but the soul of its people. More than a dozen buildings and landmarks across the...

Aug 20, 2014, 09:00 ET

Hollywood Stars Align For Stand Up To Cancer Friday, September 5th

 The Hollywood community is once again uniting to support Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF),...

Aug 20, 2014, 07:00 ET

UPS Extends Brown Network in British Columbia

Multi-Million Dollar Investment Supports New Jobs and Expands UPS Operations in Canada  MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - UPS®...

Aug 06, 2014, 08:30 ET
L to R: Assistant Designer Micheline Pitt, Boutique Store Manager Doris Mayday, CEO, Founder Laura Byrnes, Prom Queen winner, daughter Milena Byrnes-Flores and Spokesmodel Masuimi Max (PRNewsFoto/Pin Up Girl Inc.)

Pinup Prom: Pinup Girl Clothing Celebrates 15 Years Making Women Look and Feel Beautiful

The tulle was out, the heels were high, and there was celebration in the air. On July 25, 2014, Pinup Girl Boutique, the flagship retail store of...

Jul 30, 2014, 10:21 ET

UPS Doubles Carbon Intensity Goal for 2020

- Company's 2013 "Committed to More" Sustainability Report Highlights Energy, Efficiency and Humanitarian Achievements - More...

Jul 30, 2014, 10:00 ET
Stand Up To Cancer Ambassador Jennifer Hudson appears in the PSA for Stand Up To Cancer and Genentech. (PRNewsFoto/Stand Up To Cancer)

GRAMMY® Award-Winning Singer Jennifer Hudson Lends Her Voice To Stand Up To Cancer And Genentech In "Two Worlds. One Dream." Campaign In The Fight Against Cancer

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, and Genentech, one of the world's leading biotech companies,...

Jul 25, 2014, 05:00 ET

The 850th Episode of MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon

 The 850th episode of MoneyTV, spirits and wine, environmental, empowering youth, e-commerce, wood pellets, solar power; this week on MoneyTV...

Jul 17, 2014, 15:25 ET

DAU-UP Launches Mobile Gamer Acquisition Solution

After providing game developers with a proprietary solution for acquiring players for games via Facebook media, DAU-UP is officially launching the...

Jul 10, 2014, 11:24 ET
Take a shot in the Ball Up "Search for the Next" Summer Tour. Visit (PRNewsFoto/Ball Up, LLC)

Ball Up Announces 2014 Summer Tour Schedule, Including $100,000 "Search For The Next" Competition

 Ball Up, the leading streetball brand in the world and home to the most legendary names in the game, announced its 2014 summer tour schedule,...

Jul 09, 2014, 10:00 ET
Gwyneth Paltrow for SU2C. Photo by Kevin Mazur for SU2C. (PRNewsFoto/Stand Up To Cancer)

Stand Up To Cancer Returns To Primetime On Friday, September 5 For Its Fourth Star-Studded Broadcast

Building on three historic fundraising telecasts in 2008, 2010 and 2012, the groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a...