Press Releases

  • SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 20, 2014-- Xunlei Limited, China's leading provider of acceleration products and services, today announced its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.

  • Rasmussen College Expands School of Nursing in Kansas Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    TOPEKA, Kan., Aug. 20, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Rasmussen College, a regionally accredited private college, announced today that it is expanding the School of Nursing to its Kansas campuses.

  • Cal/ OSHA says“ Menzies' Flawed Safety Policy Discouraged Employee Seatbelt Use, Led To Death of a Worker at Los Angeles International Airport.”.

  • Delivering one-of-a-kind performances of their new, hit or classic songs are Grammy ® winners Rascal Flatts and LeAnn Rimes, plus Aloe Blacc, American Authors, Bret Michaels, Fall Out Boy, Jason Derulo, Matt Nathanson, R5 and Sara Evans.

  • NEW YORK---- Fitch Ratings has affirmed its' A-' rating on Pennsylvania Higher Educational Facilities Authority revenue bonds, series 2012, issued on behalf of University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. The Rating Outlook is Stable.

  • OTTAWA, Aug. 20, 2014/ PRNewswire/- Newborn Screening Ontario, based at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, this month celebrates the first anniversary of screening newborns across the province of Ontario for Severe Combined Immune Deficiency, a deadly disorder previously known as "Bubble Boy Disease".

  • STEVENSON, Md.---- The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, has commenced an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law by the Board of Directors of International Rectifier Corp. relating to the proposed buyout of the Company by Infineon Technologies AG.

  • AUSTIN, Texas---- Fitch Ratings assigns an' AAA' rating to San Antonio Independent School District, Texas bonds as follows:. --$50 million variable rate unlimited tax refunding bonds, series 2014 A;. The' AAA' rating on the bonds is based on a guaranty provided by the Texas Permanent School Fund, whose bond guaranty program is rated' AAA' by Fitch.

  • SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.---- The Alexander Group is pleased to announce the release of the second annual“ 2014 Sales Compensation Almanac,” by David J. Cichelli. “It’ s the one book our consultants turn to when helping source sales compensation information and trends for clients,” said David Cichelli, senior vice president, the Alexander Group.

  • MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 20, 2014-- AutoZone, Inc., the nation's leading auto parts retailer and a leading distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories, will release results for its fourth quarter ended August 30, 2014, before market open on Monday, September 22, 2014. Additionally, the Company will host a one hour conference call on Monday, September 22, 2014, beginning at 10:00 a.m., to discuss the results of the quarter.

  • New Week-long Celebration and Deep Dive into the PR and Media Industries will include Events by Industry Leaders, Professional Organizations, Agencies and Corporations. NEW YORK---- The first Communications Week™, a cross-industry celebration of the public relations, communications and media industries, will kick off on October 20, 2014.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Today, the United States Supreme Court issued a stay or hold of the July 2014 decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in McQuigg v. Family Research Council Senior Fellow Chris Gacek released the following statement:.

  • Aflac Japan Introducing Enhanced Cancer Insurance Product Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:45 PM ET

    This year marks Aflac's 40 th anniversary in Japan. When a policyholder gets sick or hurt, Aflac pays cash benefits fast. For nearly six decades, Aflac insurance policies have given policyholders the opportunity to focus on recovery, not financial stress.

  • SAN FRANCISCO---- JMP Group Inc., an investment banking and alternative asset management firm, announced today that its board of directors has approved a transaction whereby JMP Group, or“ JMP,” would enter into a series of related and concurrent internal transactions to convert its corporate form into a limited liability company that would be taxed as a partnership, and not as a corporation, for U.S. federal income tax purposes.

  • YOUNGSVILLE, N.C., Aug. 20, 2014-- Xerium Technologies, Inc., a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, today announced that it has joined a tax amnesty program in Brazil in order to settle its outstanding Brazilian tax litigation matter.

  • PB&J, The Jones Way Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:40 PM ET

    SEATTLE---- Jones Soda Co., a leading premium beverage company known for its unique flavors and customer-designed packaging, today announced the release of Peanut Butter and Jelly Soda, their latest Limited Edition product.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- For the second straight year, Washington, D.C.- based advertising agency Tier10 earned a spot on Inc. magazine's annual list of fastest-growing private U.S. companies. Tier10 also ranked 93rd out of companies in the Washington D.C. metro area and 86th overall in Virginia, the state where it is headquartered.

  • Inc. 500 List “Three-Peat” for Advice Interactive Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:36 PM ET

    Dallas Digital Agency and Local Search Technology Company, Advice Interactive Group, Continues Trajectory Posting 1,421% Growth for 2013 and makes the Inc. 500 for the third time in a row. DALLAS---- Advice Interactive Group announced today that Inc. Magazine has ranked the Dallas SEO and Technology Company number 328 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500| 5000 list.

  • The Annualized Contract Value of recurring revenue at June 30, 2014 was $4.9 M as compared to $4.8 M at December 31, 2013, an increase of 2.1%. Revenue for the three months ended June 30, 2014 was $1,443,007, representing a decrease of 6.2% over Revenues of $1,538,648 for the three months ended June 30, 2014.

  • FULLERTON, Calif.---- The Red Hat Society announced new Always Discreet available in Walmart is the sponsor of its 2014 Golden Gate Gala in San Francisco, Aug. 21-24. The partnership will be celebrated during the opening ceremonies of the Society’ s Gala which is expected to be attended by more than 1,000 Red Hat Society members.