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Jan 28, 2016, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Announces Tax Treatment of 2015 Dividends

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) announced the income tax treatment of dividends paid in 2015. Stockholders are encouraged to consult with their...

Dec 18, 2015, 08:30 ET

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults Over Age 50: A Mistaken and Overlooked Psychiatric Disorder in the Aging Population

Published December 16, 2015 online, this is the first review of English published world-wide research on ADHD in adults over age 50 and highlights...

Dec 10, 2015, 16:15 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.9646 per Share

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) reported today that its Board of Directors increased its quarterly cash dividend to $0.9646 per share, equivalent to...

Dec 03, 2015, 07:00 ET
Businesses wanting to improve poor customer service can begin by cutting the most annoying catch phrases from their customer service scripts.

Holiday spirit turns to rage when customers need service

 As we purchase, wrap and give presents this season, few consider that 54 percent of friends and family will have at least one problem with the...

Nov 18, 2015, 08:30 ET

Sci-Fi/Fantasy Author Reveals Shocking Secrets About Her Real Paranormal Life

 Local Fantasy Sci-Fi author Max W. Miller doesn't look to movies like Poltergeist, Insidious, or Ghostbusters to develop her first draft. She...

Nov 18, 2015, 07:30 ET
W. P. Carey Inc. acquired a highly-rated portfolio of six Courtyard by Marriott hotels for approximately $52 million. The portfolio is triple-net leased with a remaining term of approximately 11 years and includes fixed rent escalations.Photo credit: Marriott International, Inc.

W. P. Carey Inc. Acquires $52 Million Marriott International Net Lease Portfolio

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust specializing in corporate sale-leaseback and build-to-suit financing, and the...

Nov 11, 2015, 16:45 ET
W. P. Carey Inc. entered into a sale-leaseback transaction for a portfolio of 10 automotive retail and service sites in the Netherlands with Stern Groep N.V., for approximately $62.9 million. The portfolio is triple-net leased for a 17-year period and includes full Dutch CPI annual rent escalations.

W. P. Carey Inc. Acquires $62.9 Million Stern Group Auto Dealership Portfolio

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust specializing in corporate sale-leaseback and build-to-suit financing, and the...

Nov 10, 2015, 08:45 ET

Newly Released Book, Conversations With Vietnam Heroes, Shares Stories of Strength, Hope and Inspiration

 Mack Payne's gripping conversations with a rich cast of nine Army, Marine Corps, Navy, and Air Force veterans in his latest book,...

Nov 04, 2015, 10:00 ET

A Provocative Book Shows How to Bring Political Party Unity to Help the Middle Class

 If you want to see the one fresh economic growth idea that has finally jelled in American society and that cuts across party lines with the...

Nov 03, 2015, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) (W. P. Carey or the Company), a global net lease real estate investment trust, today reported its financial...

Oct 20, 2015, 16:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. to Release Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results on Tuesday, November 3, 2015

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a global net lease real estate investment trust, announced today that it will release its financial results for...

Oct 15, 2015, 11:11 ET

Gore und Kontron arbeiten bei Bereitstellung von schnellerem Zugang zum Unterhaltungsangebot auf Passagierflügen zusammen

Die Nachfrage nach einem schnellen und einfachen Zugriff auf Unterhaltungsangebote und Konnektivität in Flugzeugen (In-Flight...

Oct 13, 2015, 12:47 ET
Known for its innovative products and company culture, W. L. Gore & Associates ranks among the world's best workplaces.

Gore Recognized as one of the World's Best Multinational Workplaces by Great Place to Work®

Known for its innovative culture and innovative products, W. L. Gore & Associates ranks among the world's best companies to work for. Gore...

Oct 13, 2015, 08:00 ET

John Hope Bryant to Speak at Opening of Exhibit "Start Something, Activism and the Atlanta Student Movement" at the AUC Woodruff Library

 The Atlanta University Center (AUC) Woodruff Library and Atlanta Student Movement alumni are hosting an exhibition program to commemorate the...

Sep 30, 2015, 15:32 ET
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Gore And Kontron Collaborate To Meet Passenger Demands For Faster Access To In-Flight Entertainment On Civil Aircraft

As the passenger demand for quick and easy access to in-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) increases, aircraft IFEC systems need to...

Sep 29, 2015, 08:13 ET

Hang w/ Enhances Pay-Per-View Digital Ticketing Platform

 Hang w/, the live-streaming social media innovator and subsidiary of MEDL Mobile Holdings ("MEDL") (OTCQB: MEDL), announces that after only a...

Sep 23, 2015, 08:19 ET
Robert A. Dye will be honored on Oct. 14 with the prestigious Lawrence R. Klein Award as the most accurate economist in the U.S. for the years 2011 to 2014.

Comerica's Robert A. Dye Wins Prestigious Lawrence R. Klein Award

While economic predictions are not hard to come by, the credibility and reputation of the nation's top economists are built on the accuracy...

Sep 17, 2015, 16:15 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.955 per Share

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) reported today that its Board of Directors increased its quarterly cash dividend to $0.955 per share, equivalent...

Sep 15, 2015, 07:30 ET
W. P. Carey Inc. acquires $50.6 million Class A office building in Sunderland, England. The facility will be net leased to a wholly-owned subsidiary of British energy company RWE npower.

W. P. Carey Inc. Acquires $50.6 Million UK Office Facility

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust specializing in corporate sale-leaseback and build-to-suit financing, and the...

Sep 09, 2015, 07:30 ET
W. P. Carey Inc. announces that it has acquired a portfolio of three truck and bus servicing facilities for approximately $42.9 million. The facilities, two in Germany and one in Austria, were purchased from the developer and are net leased to wholly-owned subsidiaries of MAN SE for a period of 15 years.

W. P. Carey Inc. Acquires $42.9 Million Portfolio of MAN Group Truck & Bus Servicing Facilities

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust specializing in corporate sale-leaseback and build-to-suit financing, and the...