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05:00 ET KT Corp. dévoile une plateforme internationale de prévention des épidémies au Ghana

KT Corp. (KRX : 030200 ; NYSE : KT) a déclaré que sa plateforme mondiale de prévention des épidémies (Global Epidemic Prevention Platform, GEPP) est...


Aug 17, 2019, 08:51 ET NJF Capital: The Rise of the Eurocorn: Europe's Billion-dollar Businesses

Europe's tech ecosystem is becoming a worthy rival to the US thanks to a recent boom in tech and start-up entrepreneurship. Investors such as NJF...


Aug 16, 2019, 21:15 ET Court of Appeals Orders that Minor League Baseball Players Can Proceed as a Class Action

In a win for minor league baseball players seeking to raise their wages, a federal court of appeals ordered today that a 2014 lawsuit brought by...


Aug 16, 2019, 21:00 ET Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating SAExploration Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAEX) on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages SAExploration Investors to Contact the Firm

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is investigating potential claims against SAExploration (NASDAQ: SAEX) on behalf of SAExploration investors. Our...


Aug 16, 2019, 18:45 ET Multi-Media Expert Shira Lazar Shares with Tips on TV Blog Trending Tech for Back to School

Finding insanely cool new technology to help students reach their highest potential is the challenge for all parents. This time of year, with a new...


Aug 16, 2019, 18:00 ET Gilead Sciences COMPASS Initiative® Begins Accepting "Transformative Grant" Applications from Organizations Fighting HIV in the South

Today, the Gilead COMPASS (COMmitment to Partnership in Addressing HIV/AIDS in Southern States) Initiative®— announced a request for proposals (RFP)...


Aug 16, 2019, 17:18 ET PTAs and Schools Honored for Excellence in Building Family-School Partnerships

National PTA is pleased to recognize a record 326 PTAs and schools from across the country as 2019-2021 Schools of Excellence. National PTA's School...


Aug 16, 2019, 17:12 ET FDA approves new device to improve symptoms in patients with advanced heart failure

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the Barostim Neo System for the improvement of symptoms in patients with advanced heart failure...


Aug 16, 2019, 16:44 ET Private Tuition Jobs: Tutors International Founder Issues Application Advice to Prospective Private Tutors

Following a surge in direct approaches from prospective private tutors, Tutors International founder Adam Caller has issued advice to educators...


Aug 16, 2019, 16:34 ET CVRx Receives FDA Approval for World's First Heart Failure Neuromodulation Device

CVRx, Inc., a private medical device company, announced today that it has received Premarket Approval (PMA) from the United States Food and Drug...


Aug 16, 2019, 16:06 ET Tom Girardi Pleased to Announce New Date That The Hollywood Land Development Company Will Successfully Be Picking Up Company Property Valued at over $6,341,776,000 from Palm Beach County's Sheriff Bradshaw with January 4, 2019 Court Order Still in Effect

"The good news is that the Florida Bar had confirmed earlier this week that the January 4, 2019 Court Order is still in effect today and takes...


Aug 16, 2019, 15:55 ET 22 Hearses to Deliver Excess Flowers to El Paso Shooting Memorial Site

Salvador Perches, owner of Perches Funeral Homes, announced that the funeral homes that provided free services to the victims of the El Paso...


Aug 16, 2019, 15:30 ET Apresentador Pedro Filetti é destaque com seu próprio programa de TV, em São Paulo

O jovem comunicador Pedro Filetti, de apenas 22 anos, tem se destacado ultimamente, muito por conta do sucesso dos dois programas que apresenta, o...


Aug 16, 2019, 15:25 ET Crystal Group Takes Complexity Out of Data Security with Innovative Military-Grade NAS Capabilities

Crystal Group, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of rugged computer and electronic hardware, announced today the availability of its latest...


Aug 16, 2019, 15:24 ET Emerson Straw trial lawyers file wrongful death lawsuit in Pinellas County, Florida circuit court against St. Anthony's Hospital and Baycare Health System after patient dies from injuries caused in a slip and fall accident

On April 4, 2019, the daughter of a patient who died in a Pinellas County, Florida hospital sued St. Anthony's Hospital, Inc. and Baycare Health...


Aug 16, 2019, 14:45 ET Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Reports Gaming Revenue for July

Figures released and posted today by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on its web site, www.gamingcontrolboard.pa.gov, shows total revenue...


Aug 16, 2019, 14:01 ET Dayton 2020 Calendar Contest Kicks Off: Proceeds for Families Impacted by Oregon District Shooting

People in their 60s who are strong in mind, body and spirit have a chance to be "pin ups" in a 2020 Dayton 60 Strong calendar. Proceeds from calendar ...


Aug 16, 2019, 13:50 ET Evolution Academy Beaumont Receives an A Rating from Texas Education Agency

exas Education Agency (TEA) announced the 2019-2020 state accountability A-F ratings and Evolution Academy Beaumont received an A rating. Evolution...


Aug 16, 2019, 13:30 ET Social Activism During Woodstock's 50th Anniversary Weekend Celebrations

The Woodstock festival in 1969 had an indelible impact on scores of people and led many to become social activists. Woodstock alumnus Steve Gold...


Aug 16, 2019, 13:01 ET Frontline Education Has Acquired Perennial EdTech

Frontline Education, a leading provider of school administration software for the K-12 education community currently serving over 80,000 schools and...


Aug 16, 2019, 12:43 ET AbbVie Receives FDA Approval of RINVOQ™ (upadacitinib), an Oral JAK Inhibitor For The Treatment of Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis

AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved ...


Aug 16, 2019, 12:19 ET Invictus Ranks No 103 on Inc 500 List of America's Fastest Growing Companies

Inc. magazine announced Wednesday, August 14th that Invictus International Consulting is No. 103 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious...


Aug 16, 2019, 12:15 ET Pinpointing How Cells Regulate Long-Lasting Memories

The brain has a knack for safekeeping our most treasured memories, from a first kiss to a child's birth. In a new study in mouse cells, Columbia...


Aug 16, 2019, 11:55 ET Edwards SAPIEN 3 TAVR Receives FDA Approval For Low-Risk Patients

Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in patient-focused innovations for structural heart disease and critical care...


Aug 16, 2019, 11:45 ET Solisco acquires Norecob

SCOTT, QC, Aug. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Solisco, a leading Canadian printer, announces its acquisition of Norecob. Following the transaction, this...