Press Releases

  • Studies on California’ s Central Coast support innovative source water intakes that protect marine life. PACIFIC GROVE, Calif.---- Data gathered from boreholes drilled along California’ s Central Coast shows an alternative way of collecting seawater for desalination may be feasible.

  • The conference, which is expected to attract over 500 attendees from roughly 300 companies, will take place July 14 th to 16 th at the Navy Pier in Chicago. Ahold USA: Edward Porter Colgate-Palmolive Company: Allison Scott Lowe's Companies: John Whitaker Mars Chocolate, North America: Carol Van Den Hende Pfizer Consumer Healthcare: Charles Meyer-Hanover.

  • BURBANK, Calif., July 9, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Hollywood Records and Marvel are set to release three albums from Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy on July 29, 2014. The Guardians of the Galaxy Deluxe soundtrack features classic 1970 s songs from the film, plus score by composer Tyler Bates. Guardians of the Galaxy Awesome Mix Vol. 1 is the collection of 12 songs including Blue Swede's "Hooked on a Feeling," "I'm Not in Love" by 10 cc, Redbone's "Come and Get Your Love," and The Runaways' "Cherry Bomb," and Guardians of the Galaxy is the digital score soundtrack.

  • NEW YORK---- Garrison Capital Inc., a business development company, announced today that it plans to report financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 after the financial markets close on August 6, 2014. The Company will host an earnings conference call at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, August 11, 2014 to discuss its second quarter financial results.

  • WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service issued the following statement today on the labor negotiations between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and Pacific Northwest grain handlers:. "Negotiators for the Grain Group and the ILWU met on July 8 and 9 under the auspices of the FMCS.

  • WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The nation must look at North Carolina's "Moral Mondays" to fight right wing legislative surges that have overridden moderate constituencies in states, say Robert Weiner and Bridget Mora in an article in the Michigan Chronicle.

  • World’ s first 1.8 TB 10 K Drive Delivers a 2.5 X Boost in Random Performance and a Next-Generation 12 Gb/s SAS Interface, Establishing a New Standard for 10 K RPM HDDs. SAN JOSE, Calif.---- HGST, a Western Digital company, today announced that it is now shipping the world’ s highest capacity and highest performing 10 K RPM hard disk drive– the Ultrastar ® C10K1800.

  • The seminars will take place at the Embassy Suites Hotel located at 10601 Metcalf Avenue in Overland Park, KS. Kumon is offering attractive business incentives to new franchisees who want to open in the fast-growing Kansas market.

  • LOUDON, Tenn., July 9, 2014-- Malibu Boats, Inc., a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of performance sport boats, today announced the pricing of the offering of 4,800,000 shares of its Class A Common Stock at a price to the public of $18.50 per share, which consists of 3,833,641 shares of Class A Common Stock sold by the Company and 966,359 shares of Class A Common Stock sold by certain selling stockholders.

  • SINGAPORE---- Walton International Group Pte Ltd. announced today recent promotions and additions to the executive team within the Walton Group of Companies.

  • Silver Standard provides Q2 2014 production results Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 8:18 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, July 9, 2014/ PRNewswire/- Silver Standard Resources Inc. provides its second quarter 2014 operational update for the Pirquitas mine in Jujuy, Argentina and the Marigold mine in Nevada, U.S. Completed Marigold mine acquisition: Purchase of the Marigold mine completed on April 4, 2014.

  • WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The International Dairy Foods Association commends members of the U.S. Senate for confirming Darci Vetter to replace Islam Siddiqui as chief agricultural negotiator in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.

  • New Technology Answers Latest Security Threat Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 8:01 PM ET

    SAN DIEGO, July 9, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Today, One Resonance Sensors, LLC announced technology to address the latest threat to travel security– improvised explosives hidden within mobile devices. Pablo Prado, Co-founder and CEO of ORS.

  • National Gay Blood Drive Scheduled for July 11, 2014 Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 8:00 PM ET

    The number of donations will be documented by NGBD organizers and sent to the FDA, Health and Human Services, and the White House in an effort to illustrate the additional units of blood that could be added to the nation's blood supply if the ban on MSM blood donations were changed.

  • Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. Announces Project Award Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 7:52 PM ET

    HOUSTON---- Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc., announced today that, through its subsidiary Gulf Island Marine Fabricators, L.L.C., it has signed a contract for the fabrication of two 8,000 bhp Twin Screw Diesel River Towboats.

  • WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Following today's confirmation of San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro as Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, National League of Cities President Chris Coleman, Mayor of Saint Paul, Minn. released this statement:.

  • Siuslaw Reports Second Quarter Earnings Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 7:25 PM ET

    FLORENCE, Ore.---- Siuslaw Financial Group today announced operating results for the second quarter, ending June 30, 2014, including after tax net income of $990,000 a 19.3% increase over net income of $830,000 reported for the same period last year.

  • WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The National League of Cities applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for joining with the U.S. Senate to strengthen the nation's workforce system. National League of Cities President Chris Coleman, Mayor of Saint Paul Minn., released the following statement:.

  • PASADENA, Calif.---- Tetra Tech, Inc. today announced the planned dates for its third quarter 2014 results and conference call. On Wednesday, July 30, 2014, after market close, Tetra Tech intends to announce its third quarter 2014 results.

  • NEW YORK---- Fitch Ratings has downgraded the ratings of various Commonwealth of Puerto Rico bonds as follows:. --$6.7 billion Puerto Rico Sales Tax Financing Corporation senior lien sales tax revenue bonds to' BB-' from. --$2.9 billion Employees Retirement System of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico pension funding bonds to' BB-' from' BB';.