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  • TAINAN, Taiwan---- A Tainan-based National Cheng Kung University research team has discovered that obesity leads to a reduction in the protein lysyl oxidase which accelerates aortic aging and stiffness, causing arteriosclerosis, and is a major threat to health. Professor Yau-Sheng Tsai of the NCKU Institute of Clinical Medicine led the team to investigate the...

  • Amazon customers also saved billions thanks to free shipping. “Customers continue to save money shopping on Amazon,” said Jeff Wilke, Senior Vice President, Amazon.com.“ This holiday season, Amazon shoppers saved billions through free shipping, and even more through our low prices. Amazon customers can find millions of items available with Free Shipping on...

  • Media Buying Firm Makes Donations Sunday, 28 Dec 2014 | 8:00 PM ET

    SCRANTON, Pa., Dec. 28, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Majormedia, a media buying and planning firm based in northeast Pennsylvania, announced today that it will donate excess national media, with $2 worth of media donated for every $1 in media purchased for national advertising campaigns by the end of the year. Recipients of the donated media may be qualified 501 charities that...

  • Pursuant to Chapter 38 of the Rules Governing the Listing of Securities on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, the Securities and Futures Commission regulates United Company RUSAL Plc in relation to the listing of its shares on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited. Reference is made to the announcements of the Company dated 18 November 2013, 30 December...

  • Patriot Idles Coal Production at West Kentucky Mines Sunday, 28 Dec 2014 | 5:52 PM ET

    ST. LOUIS, Dec. 28, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Patriot Coal Corporation today announced that it will idle the Highland Mine located near Henderson, Kentucky, and the Dodge Hill Mining Complex located near Sturgis, Kentucky effective December 29, 2014. The Heritage preparation plant and the barge loading terminal on the Ohio River are expected to continue processing and...

  • Rentrak's Senior Media Analyst Paul Dergarabedian commented, " Warner Bros.'" Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies "loomed large over the global box office landscape as it grossed $89.2 million this weekend internationally, with approximately 11.6 million admissions on 17.1 k screens in 62 markets as the international total crosses the $400 million milestone&...

  • BURBANK, Calif.---- For the second consecutive year, Warner Bros. Pictures International has exceeded the coveted $3 billion mark at the international box office, it was announced today by Veronika Kwan Vandenberg, President of International Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures International has surpassed $1 billion in grosses a total of 16 years, and crossed $2...

  • A production of New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, the film has taken in an astounding global total of $573.6 million and counting, it was announced today by Dan Fellman, President of Domestic Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures and Veronika Kwan Vandenberg, President of International Distribution, Warner Bros. The film just opened on December...

  • CLEARWATER, Fla., Dec. 28, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- After a year of assistance to the community, tutoring, teaching the truth about drugs, instilling basic human rights and showing others the Way to Happiness, the Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization acknowledged the work of their volunteers at a holiday reception. In addition to serving on the...

  • ICFLIX Releases Al Makida, an Original Production Sunday, 28 Dec 2014 | 10:22 AM ET

    DUBAI, UAE, December 28, 2014/ PRNewswire/--. The movie, entitled Al Makida, has been produced entirely in Egypt by a handpicked team of fresh, young talent from the region. Director Ahmed Hassan headed a team of talented young stars, including lead actor Karim Abdel Khalek, Nour Mahmoud and Moustafa Abdel Salam.

  • LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., Dec. 28, 2014-- Dr. Scott Hansen, chiropractor and owner of Precision Spinal Care, Inc. in Laguna Hills, California will be speaking at the Temple of Light Spiritual Community's monthly Holistic Healing Fair on the topic of non-invasive healing. Chiropractor and owner of Precision Spinal Care, Inc. located in Laguna Hills, California has been...

  • IFALPA Press Release on the missing Flight QZ8501 Sunday, 28 Dec 2014 | 9:18 AM ET

    MONTREAL---- The International Federation of Air Line Pilots’ Associations is closely monitoring reports of the missing Air Asia Flight QZ 8501, an Airbus A320-200 aircraft enroute from Surabaya to Singapore. Our thoughts and best hopes are with the 162 crew and passengers onboard the aircraft, and their families. Whilst the search and rescue efforts are taking...

  • DUBAI, UAE, December 28, 2014/ PRNewswire/--. Flora Creek ® and Flora Park Deluxe Hotel Apartments, properties of Flora Hospitality ® Dubai, have successfully upgraded their WiFi network with a 2 million Dirham investment, which has significantly improved the overall performance of the WiFi service delivery, providing for guests uninterrupted connectivity,...

  • The Abu Dhabi Sustainability Group is proud to announce the launch of the First Abu Dhabi Sustainable Business Leadership Forum which will take place 17-18 February 2015 in the capital city of the UAE, Abu Dhabi. The Abu Dhabi Sustainable Business Leadership Forum, a collaboration between the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Group, Environment Agency- Abu Dhabi and...

  • SES: ASTRA 2G Satellite Roars into Orbit Sunday, 28 Dec 2014 | 4:51 AM ET

    BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan& LUXEMBOURG---- SES S.A. announces that the ASTRA 2 G satellite roared into space on board an ILS Proton Breeze M booster last night at 03:37: 49 Baikonur time. After a 9- hour, 12- minute mission, the Breeze M upper stage of the Proton rocket successfully released the ASTRA 2 G satellite into geostationary transfer orbit. ASTRA 2 G will be deployed at...

  • U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for December 28 Sunday, 28 Dec 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Dec. 28, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:. Others, such as Thomas Adams and John Colgan, perfected the consistencies and flavors. Our favorite flavors are spearmint, and peppermint. Profile America is in its18th year as a public service of the U.S. Census Bureau.

  • CHICAGO, Dec. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Thomas Demetrio, co-founder of the Chicago law firm Corboy& Demetrio, has been named to "Top 50 Litigation Trailblazers of 2014," a national ranking of truly elite litigators by the National Law Journal. Three other Chicago legal giants are also included. While the National Law Journal does, indeed, tout Tom's success in the...

  • Waterford to Recognize International Rescue Committee, with“ Award of Fortitude” for the Organization’ s Outstanding Work. WATERFORD, Ireland---- This year, Waterford and Times Square New Year’ s Eve invite revelers to share in the“ Gift of Fortitude,” the second gift in the 10- year“ Greatest Gifts” series that will decorate the Waterford Times Square New Year’ s Eve Ball...

  • Renaissance Weekend Convenes for New Year's in Charleston Saturday, 27 Dec 2014 | 11:52 AM ET

    CHARLESTON, S.C., Dec. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Renaissance Weekend, the non-partisan retreat founded in 1981 to build bridges among innovative leaders from diverse fields, tomorrow brings 1,200 participants to Charleston, South Carolina, for 500 lectures, seminars, discussions, and performances concluding with their traditional singing of "Auld Lang Syne" and "God...

  • ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Dec. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- For the first time, the U.S. Army lofted a blimp equipped with a new cruise-missile and drone-fighting radar system high above rural Maryland. The system, made by Raytheon Company and known as JLENS, consists of two helium-filled aerostats, or tethered blimps, that float 10,000 feet above the ground and carry...