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  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 31, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- In a world of apps and startups, Nanoleaf is one that is fully dedicated to energy efficiency and innovations for our planet. The three tree-huggers who invented the world's most energy efficient light bulb have done it again.

  • WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have unexpectedly discovered the most distant galaxy that acts as a cosmic magnifying glass. Seen here as it looked 9.6 billion years ago, this monster elliptical galaxy breaks the previous record-holder by 200 million years.

  • SAN DIEGO---- Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson& Weaver, LLP is investigating if L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. committed securities violations by manipulating and misrepresenting financial data.

  • ACRO Strongly Endorses COMPETE Act Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 11:39 AM ET

    WASHINGTON---- The Association of Clinical Research Organizations released the following statement in support of the COMPETE Act of 2014 introduced today by Senator Tom Carper:. “Several other governments, including the United Kingdom, France, Canada and Austria reward contract research with a generous R&D credit.

  • WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014-- The following is a statement by the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce President& CEO Javier Palomarez: "The USHCC supports President Barack Obama's Fair Wage and Safe Work Place Executive Order, an authorization that embodies the values of the Hispanic business community, including fairness, integrity, hard work, and respect.

  • NEW YORK---- Dreyfus Strategic Municipal Bond Fund, Inc. reported the following financial information for the six-month period ended may 31, 2014, compared with the results for the six-month period ended may 31, 2013:.

  • Samsung Exec To Chair AHAM Canada Council Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 11:37 AM ET

    WASHINGTON and OTTAWA, Ontario, July 31, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers Canada has named Warner Doell, Vice President of Sales& Marketing, Digital Appliance Business, Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. as Chair of AHAM's Canada Council.

  • CONCORD, Mass., July 31, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- In a Change of Command ceremony today at Faneuil Hall in Boston, Mass., District Commander Col. Charles P. Samaris passed the command flag, signifying change of command authority of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in New England, to new District Commander Col.

  • NEW YORK---- Fitch Ratings has placed GFI Group Inc.' s long-term Issuer Default Rating and senior unsecured debt rating of' BB-' on Rating Watch Positive. CME will also assume GFI's $240 million in senior debt outstanding.

  • Trico Products Corporation Partners with Crowne Group LLC Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 11:33 AM ET

    ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich.& CLEVELAND---- Trico Products Corporation today announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which Crowne Group LLC will acquire the Company from funds managed by Kohlberg& Company, L.L.C. TRICO will maintain its headquarters in Rochester Hills, MI and the current management team, led by Lou Braga, President and CEO.

  • NEW YORK, July 31, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of L-3 Communications Holdings Inc..

  • HUDSON, Ohio---- Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Lexicomp ® Online™, its hospital-wide referential drug information solution, has integrated drug comparative efficacy content into its primary drug database.

  • Xerox Patents Pave the Way for Innovative Services Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    Company celebrates patent milestones that reflect Xerox innovation leadership-- from healthcare sensing to new flexible conductive materials.

  • PORTLAND, Ore., July 31, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- OCHIN, Inc., one of the nation's largest nonprofit Health IT and professional services organizations, and the Oregon Medical Association, a nonprofit organization that serves and supports physicians and physician assistants in their efforts to improve the health of Oregonians, have announced their second coordinated health care conference in the fall of 2014. The cHealth Innovation Symposium is a nonprofit industry event designed to break down silos of knowledge and expertise in order to expedite productive discussions and best practices across the entire health care continuum.

  • Lazarus Effect Closes $5 Million Financing Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    Proceeds from the financing will support EU commercialization of several approved Lazarus Effect devices, as well as regulatory filings for the Lazarus ReCover™ and Lazarus Cover™ in the United States. The Lazarus Funnel™ Guide Catheter and Lazarus ReCover devices have CE Mark for use in Europe, and the Funnel is cleared for use in the United States.

  • SEMINOLE, Fla., July 31, 2014-- The Board of Directors of Superior Uniform Group, Inc., manufacturer of uniforms, career apparel and accessories, today declared a quarterly dividend of$. 15 per share, payable August 25, 2014, to shareholders of record August 13, 2014. ABOUT SUPERIOR UNIFORM GROUP, INC..

  • EXTON, Pa., July 31, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Physiotherapy Associates is pleased to announce that Paul Solomon is assuming the role as the company's Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Physiotherapy Associates, Paul was Chief Financial Officer of Solstas Lab Partners, a medical testing laboratory based in Greensboro, North Carolina.

  • Diversity in Tech: Discuss Live on InformationWeek Radio Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 11:28 AM ET

    However, recent reports from some of the biggest names, including Google, Facebook, and Twitter, find that the people who work for these companies are overwhelmingly white and male. In addition to her work as a Ruby developer, Dryden is an outspoken educator for diversity, inclusiveness, and empathy.

  • FAIRFIELD, Conn.---- GE Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt made the following statement today:. “Today, we successfully executed the IPO of our North American Retail Finance business, Synchrony Financial. This is an exciting time for the Synchrony Financial team, and we are proud to be SYF shareholders.

  • A new poll, conducted for TheStreet by GfK 1, shows that more than one third of Americans agree that recent political turmoil has made them afraid to fly internationally. Based on the results from TheStreet's new survey, it's possible that this growth could slow even more quickly if fears continue to mount, "said Ted Reed, TheStreet's Transportation Reporter.