Press Releases

  • U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for September 22 Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:. Even today, those reaching 100 are contacted by the White House, and often the national and local media. In 1980, the number was 32,000. You can find more facts about America from the U.S. Census Bureau, online at www.census.gov.

  • Eleven of the largest global food and beverage companies make enhanced commitments on:. BRUSSELS---- In a letter to World Health Organization Director-General Dr.

  • ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J.& NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Today, CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, and Burson- Marsteller, a global strategic communications firm, unveiled the results of the CNBC/Burson-Marsteller Corporate Perception Indicator: A Global Survey from Main Street to the Executive Suite.

  • CANATURH: Honduras and its Independence Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | 11:53 PM ET

    Like the rest of Central America, every September 15th, Honduras celebrates the date of its independence from Spain, an event that has been repeated since 1821, though each year it exhibits different nuances, and this year was no exception.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution spacecraft successfully entered Mars' orbit at 10:24 p.m. EDT Sunday, Sept. 21, where it now will prepare to study the Red Planet's upper atmosphere as never done before.

  • Networking Event Celebrates Tampa Bay Charities Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | 11:25 PM ET

    That purpose will be celebrated at the Fort Harrison on Wednesday, September 24 th, when area charities will attend a luncheon at the Church of Scientology's Fort Harrison Religious Retreat. "From talking to different non-profit groups, they have a lot of the same concerns and problems," said Church spokesperson Pat Harney.

  • SAINT PETERSURG, Russia---- MasterImage 3 D, a worldwide leader in 3 D display technologies for digital cinema, challenged the validity of RealD’ s utility model patent in Russia by filing an appeal before the Chamber for Patent Dispute.

  • MASSILLON, Ohio---- SubscriberWise ®, a leading provider of analytics driven subscriber decision management technology and the nation’ s first issuing consumer reporting agency for the communications industry, announced today that the company is amplifying its plea for Congress to expedite its effort to draft and pass a legislative initiative that would mandate the appropriate federal agencies to create an index of child social security numbers that would be matched to dramatically reduce child identity theft and fraudulent child consumer reports.

  • NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick& Foti, LLC are investigating the proposed sale of Alere Inc. to a group of former executives led by former CEO Ron Zwanziger and the actions of Alere's Board of Directors in responding to the offer.

  • MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 21, 2014-- Aireon LLC, developer of the world's first space-based ADS-B global air traffic surveillance system, today announced its plan to provide the Aireon Aircraft Locating and Emergency Response Tracking service, a global emergency tracking solution that will be provided as a public service to the aviation community, free-of-charge.

  • TOKYO---- The CEATEC JAPAN Executive Board, comprised of three organizations– the Communications and Information Network Association of Japan, whose Chairman is Norio Sasaki, Director and Vice Chairman of the Board at Toshiba Corporation; the Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association, whose Chairman is Masami Yamamoto, President and Representative Director at Fujitsu Limited; and the Computer Software Association of Japan, whose Chairman is Norio Ogiwara, President and Representative Director at Mamezou Holdings Co., Ltd.– is pleased to announce that CEATEC JAPAN 2014, the Cutting-edge IT& Electronics Comprehensive Exhibition, will be held over a five-day period from October 7 to October 11, 2014, at Makuhari Messe under the theme“ NEXT– Technology Makes the Future”..

  • CHICAGO, Sept. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia brought together a unique community of families from across the Midwest: all former CHOP patients who traveled to Pennsylvania and either underwent fetal surgery to treat conditions before birth, or needed specialized care or surgery immediately after birth.

  • KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Sept. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/- Cascades announces the temporary shutdown of the Greenpac and Norampac Niagara Falls containerboard mills following a fire that occurred on Saturday September 20, 2014, in the old corrugated containers stock piles located outside of the mills.

  • SHANGHAI---- In July 2014, Qoros Automotive named Henkel China as Distinguished Supplier of 2013, in a bid to recognize their good cooperation and Henkel’ s significant contribution to the R&D and application of new technologies.

  • TEMPE, Ariz., Sept. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Amtech Systems, Inc., a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced that Amtech's solar subsidiary, Tempress Systems, will exhibit at the 29 th European PV Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition September 23-25, 2014, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, at the RAI Convention& Exhibition Centre.

  • Samson Oil & Gas IPAA San Francisco Presentation Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | 8:30 PM ET

    DENVER& PERTH, Australia---- Samson Oil& Gas Limited:. Samson Oil& Gas Limited advises that its CEO, Terry Barr will be presenting to delegates attending“ The 2014 IPAA OGIS SAN FRANCISCO Conference” being held in San Francisco September 22-24, 2014. Samson Oil& Gas Limited Terry Barr, CEO, 303-296-3994 or 970-389-5047.

  • TOKYO---- Egis Technology Inc., a FIDO Alliance member, will be hosting a conference on the 24 th of September in Tokyo, Japan. Nok Nok Labs, an innovator in modern authentication and founding member of the FIDO Alliance and the FIDO Alliance will also be partaking in this conference alongside EgisTec.

  • TOKYO---- Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. announces the release of the TYPE-71C+, Sumitomo Electric’ s innovative Wireless LAN enabled direct core monitoring fusion splicer and their SumiCloud TM Splicer Connectivity Application.

  • HOUSTON, Sept. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Dresser-Rand Group Inc., a global supplier of rotating equipment and aftermarket parts and services, today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with Siemens under which Siemens will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Dresser-Rand common stock for $83.00 per share in cash.

  • BEIJING and HONG KONG, Sept. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- ChinaSoft ZhengTong, a subsidiary of ChinaSoft International, and the Department of Public Transportation Management Research Center signed a strategic collaboration agreement to create a big data platform for localizing management as well as launching applications.