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Nov 16, 2018, 23:25 ET Declaración actualizada del Consejo de Promoción Turística de Quintana Roo sobre Taylor Meyer

El Gobierno del Estado de Quintana Roo ha estado en contacto con el Consulado de los Estados Unidos en Mérida, Yucatán, México, con el fin de...


Nov 16, 2018, 22:55 ET Updated Quintana Roo Tourism Board Statement Regarding Taylor Meyer

The Government of the State of Quintana Roo has been in contact with the regional U.S. Consulate General in Merida, Mexico, to open a direct dialog...


Nov 09, 2018, 15:42 ET Evelyn Y. Davis, Journalism Institute Benefactor, Dies at 89

The National Press Club Journalism Institute (NPCJI) mourns the death of Evelyn Y. Davis, editor and publisher of an investor newsletter whose...


Nov 07, 2018, 10:44 ET PPL Corporation announces passing of Western Power Distribution chief executive; appoints 26-year WPD veteran and operations director as successor

With great sadness, PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) announced today that Robert A. Symons, chief executive of PPL's Western Power Distribution...


Nov 06, 2018, 08:36 ET Female WWII Pilot Finally Receives Recognition

Northshore Garden of Memories Cemetery has announced today that they will be holding an official ceremony on Friday, November 9, 2018 honoring WWII...


Nov 04, 2018, 15:26 ET Evelyn Y. Davis, Queen of the Corporate Jungle, Dead at 89

Evelyn Y. Davis, 89, died peacefully, Sunday, November 4, 2018, at Washington Medical Center. President of the Evelyn Y. Davis Foundation, Davis was...


Oct 31, 2018, 12:00 ET Kernow Capital Corporation and Boomerang Carnets Announce Passing of Founder Bruce Alan Wilson

Boomerang carnets® and its parent company, the Kernow Capital Corporation, announced today, with great sadness, the passing of Founder and Director...


Oct 24, 2018, 18:10 ET Ensuring Paul Allen's Vision is Realized

The family of Paul G. Allen announced today that, pursuant to his instructions, Jody Allen, Paul's sister, has been appointed executor and trustee of ...


Oct 24, 2018, 08:15 ET Federated Investors, Inc. Founder Richard B. Fisher Dies at Age 95

With deep sadness, Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) today announced the passing of Richard B. Fisher, who co-founded the company in 1955 and...


Oct 19, 2018, 14:11 ET Vincent Anthony "Vince" Ferachi Leaves Behind Legacy for Capitol City Produce®

Capitol City Produce Company, LLC today announced the peaceful passing of Vincent Anthony "Mr. Vince" Ferachi, son of the Founder of the family-run...


Oct 15, 2018, 18:18 ET Statement On The Death Of Paul G. Allen

The following statements were released today by Vulcan Inc. on behalf of the Allen Family, Vulcan Inc. and the Paul G. Allen network. It is with deep ...


Oct 12, 2018, 11:58 ET Three-time Space Shuttle Astronaut Richard Searfoss Dies at 62

Former astronaut and retired U.S. Air Force Col. Richard Searfoss, 62, died Saturday, Sept. 29, at his home in Bear Valley Springs, California. He...


Oct 11, 2018, 11:46 ET AFGE Mourns Loss of Two Iconic Labor Leaders

The American Federation of Government Employees mourns the loss of two of our union's beloved former national officers: Augusta Y. Thomas, national...


Oct 11, 2018, 10:33 ET Orbis Mourns Death of Longtime Board Member, Bruce Whitman

Orbis International is saddened to announce the passing of longtime Board Member, Bruce Whitman. Bruce passed away early Wednesday, October 10, with...


Sep 27, 2018, 08:00 ET MISS DIG 811 Pays Respect to Founder and First Executive Director, Michael G. Digon

MISS DIG 811 pays its respects to Michael G. Digon, the first executive director and founder of the MISS DIG System, the nation's first statewide...


Sep 26, 2018, 06:00 ET Iron Bridge Tools CEO Passes Away

Iron Bridge Tools Inc. announced the death of its CEO, Glenn Robinson. The leadership of this innovative company serving the consumer and...


Sep 19, 2018, 00:05 ET Michigan Opera Theatre Founder David DiChiera Succumbs to Pancreatic Cancer

Dr. David DiChiera, Founder and long-time General Director of Michigan Opera Theatre (MOT), died today at his home in Detroit with his family by his...


Sep 13, 2018, 09:30 ET Universities Space Research Association Announces Passing of Dr. William Corso, Director, Goddard Earth Sciences, Technology, and Research (GESTAR)

With great sadness Universities Space Research Association today announces the passing of Dr. William Corso on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at his...


Sep 06, 2018, 13:12 ET Richard M. DeVos, co-founder of Amway, dies

Richard M. DeVos, co-founder of Amway, died peacefully at his home in Ada, Michigan, surrounded by family, on September 6, 2018. He was 92. The cause ...


Aug 28, 2018, 14:31 ET Bounce to Air, Brown Sugar to Stream Aretha Franklin's Memorial Service Live this Friday, Aug. 31

The Bounce television network and the Brown Sugar streaming service are teaming up to carry Aretha Franklin's farewell memorial service live this...


Aug 28, 2018, 14:02 ET The Word Network To Air The Celebration Of Life Service For Aretha Franklin

The Word Network, the largest African American religious network in the world, will air the celebration of life service for Aretha Franklin in its...


Aug 27, 2018, 08:05 ET QAD Announces Passing of Chief Executive Officer Karl Lopker

QAD Inc. (Nasdaq: QADA) (Nasdaq: QADB) announced today that Karl Lopker, Chief Executive Officer, passed away on August 25. He was 66 years old. Mr....


Aug 25, 2018, 23:10 ET Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President and Columbia (SC) Mayor Steve Benjamin on Senator John McCain's Passing

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President and Columbia (SC) Mayor Steve Benjamin on Senator John McCain's passing: "I was watching...


Aug 25, 2018, 21:46 ET Statement By Fred Ryan, Chairman Of The Board Of The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation And Institute On The Death Of U.S. Senator John McCain

With profound sorrow, the Reagan Foundation mourns the passing of U.S. Senator John McCain. Today we say goodbye to an American patriot whose...


Aug 25, 2018, 21:36 ET AJC Mourns Passing of Senator John McCain

AJC mourns the passing of Senator John McCain. A national hero who courageously survived more than five years of horrendous treatment as a POW in...