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Dec 17, 2017, 12:11 ET M&T Bank Announces Passing of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert G. Wilmers

With deep sadness, M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB)("M&T") announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert G. Wilmers died...


Dec 16, 2017, 17:48 ET CP family mourns loss of legendary railroader and former CEO, Mr. E. Hunter Harrison

CALGARY, Dec. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - It is with great sadness that the Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) family today learned about the...


Dec 14, 2017, 17:18 ET R.C. Sproul, Founder of Ligonier Ministries Dies at 78

The board of directors and leadership of Ligonier Ministries announced today that its founder, Dr. R.C. Sproul, has died at the age of 78. Chris...


Dec 12, 2017, 15:20 ET Dignity Health Mourns the Passing of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

Dignity Health is shocked by the sudden passing of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee. He was a visionary leader for the city and provided stable...


Dec 12, 2017, 11:23 ET Teamsters Joint Council 7 Mourns Loss Of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

The following is a statement by Teamsters Joint Council 7 President Rome Aloise on the news that San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee passed away early this...


Dec 11, 2017, 17:55 ET Ethnobotanist and Herbal Medicine Advocate Jim Duke Dies at 88

Jim Duke, PhD, an esteemed ethnobotanist, author, and a co-founder of the American Botanical Council (ABC), died at his home last evening. He was...


Dec 11, 2017, 17:53 ET Bill Hearn, 58, CEO Of Market-Leading Capitol Christian Music Group Passes Away After A Long And Courageous Battle With Cancer

William Ray "Bill" Hearn, a highly admired and revered music industry executive who led the Nashville-based market-leading Capitol Christian Music...


Dec 11, 2017, 16:15 ET Viking Therapeutics Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock

Viking Therapeutics, Inc. ("Viking") (NASDAQ: VKTX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel therapies for...


Dec 06, 2017, 15:31 ET End of an Era - Passing of Gus Parvizian, known as Houston's "Rug Guy" for decades

Houston has lost a Pioneer in the rug industry. Gus Parvizian passed away on September 13, 2017. His memory remains with us through the many homes...


Dec 05, 2017, 16:13 ET Conair Corporation Announces the Passing of Leandro P. Rizzuto, Chairman and Co-Founder

With great sadness Conair Corporation today announced the passing of Leandro P. Rizzuto, its beloved co-founder and Chairman of the...


Dec 04, 2017, 17:00 ET Encision Announces Death of VP-Product Development Officer Michael Biggs

Encision Inc. (OTC:ECIA) announced today that Michael Biggs, 48, its VP of Product Development died from injuries incurred from a bicycle...


Dec 04, 2017, 15:17 ET Chubb Issues Statement on the Death of Dean O'Hare

Chubb Limited (NYSE: CB) announced today the passing of Dean R. O'Hare, former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Chubb Corporation, a...


Dec 04, 2017, 12:10 ET Colonial Savings Grieves Death of Founder and Chairman Emeritus James S. "Jimmy" DuBose

James S. "Jimmy" DuBose, 93, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, surrounded by his loving family after a year-long battle with cancer....


Dec 01, 2017, 08:40 ET JoAnna McKee, Medical Cannabis Pioneer and Seattle Icon, Has Passed Away

JoAnna McKee, Medical Cannabis Pioneer and Seattle Icon, has passed away. JoAnna cofounded Green Cross Patient CO-OP with her partner Stich Miller...


Nov 27, 2017, 12:02 ET TSO3 Announces the Death of Mr. Jean Lamarre

QUEBEC CITY and MYRTLE BEACH, FL, Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - TSO3 Inc. (TSX: TOS), an innovator in sterilization technology for medical devices...


Nov 27, 2017, 11:21 ET Medal of Honor Recipient Wesley L. Fox Passes Away at 86

The Congressional Medal of Honor Society announces that Colonel Wesley L. Fox, Medal of Honor recipient, passed away Friday evening, November 24,...


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