Press Releases

  • STAMFORD, Conn., Jan. 15, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Charter Communications and leaders of leading national civic organizations serving communities of color announced a memorandum of understanding that will take effect upon the closing of Charter's pending merger with Time Warner Cable and acquisition of Bright House Networks. "We are very pleased to have reached...

  • Untappd And Next Glass Announce Strategic Merger Friday, 15 Jan 2016 | 11:30 AM ET

    Additionally, Co-Founders Tim Mather and Greg Avola will join the Next Glass leadership team, adding significant technical, design, and beer expertise to the company. "We couldn't be more excited to join forces with the Next Glass team," said Greg Avola, Co-Founder and CTO of Untappd. For more information on Untappd, please visit www.untappd.com or download...

  • LOS ANGELES, Jan. 15, 2016-- City National Bank today announced that senior banker Scott Witter has been promoted to serve as executive vice president of the company’ s Core Banking Division. In this capacity, he will oversee more than 500 colleagues in California, Nevada and New York. When he moved to New York, Witter retired from a 27- year career with the Azusa Police...

  • HOUSTON, Jan. 15, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Group 1 Automotive, Inc., an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced that it will release financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2015, on Thursday, February 11, 2016, before market open. Earl J. Hesterberg, Group 1' s president and chief executive officer, and the company's...

  • WASHINGTON---- Making Change at Walmart, the national campaign to change Walmart, released the following statement responding to news that the company will close 269 stores globally, including 154 in the United States. Public relations matters more to them than their customers, the community, or their employees,” said Jess Levin, communications director for MCAW.“...

  • WILMINGTON, Mass., Jan. 15, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Implant Sciences Corporation, a leading manufacturer of explosives trace detection solutions for Department of Homeland Security applications, today reported that the company has shipped over $5 million of its explosives trace detectors across five continents over the past two months. "Implant Sciences' growth...

  • TYLER, Texas, Jan. 15, 2016-- Southside Bancshares, Inc., the holding company for Southside Bank, announced today it will release its fourth quarter and year end 2015 financial results before the market opens on Friday, January 29, 2016. The call will be hosted by Sam Dawson, CEO, Lee R. Gibson, President and CFO and Deborah Wilkinson, EVP Investor Relations.

  • BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 15, 2016-- Nivalis Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical stage pharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative solutions for people with cystic fibrosis, today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted Orphan Drug Designation to the Company's lead investigational drug, N91115, a novel stabilizer of the cystic fibrosis...

  • PITTSBURGH, Jan. 15, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Federated Investors, Inc. today announced that monthly fund composition and performance data for Federated Premier Municipal Income Fund and Federated Premier Intermediate Municipal Income Fund as of Dec. 31, 2015, are now available in the Products section of FederatedInvestors.com. To order hard copies of this data or...

  • NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Bernstein Liebhard LLP is investigating whether Hyatt Hotels Corporation and its directors breached their fiduciary duties and/or violated the federal securities laws by making materially false or misleading statements or omissions regarding the Company's business. Bernstein Liebhard LLP has pursued hundreds of...

  • SCHAUMBURG, Ill.---- Continuing its commitment to help teachers expand their own educational opportunities and those of their students, American InterContinental University today announced new programmatic accreditation and new pricing for its Master of Education programs in elementary and secondary education. Designed to fit teachers’ career goals and...

  • WASHINGTON---- Holiday sales in 2015 increased 3 percent to $626.1 billion– solid growth considering the unforeseen weather events across the country and an extreme deflationary retail environment. Non-store holiday sales grew 9 percent to $105 billion. According to the National Retail Federation, December retail sales, which exclude automobiles, gas...

  • ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 15, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Choice Hotels International, Inc., one of the world's largest hotel companies, Hidrock Properties and Concord Hospitality celebrated the grand opening of the new Cambria hotel& suites NY- Times Square in style last night with a vintage winter wonderland. Guests were treated to music by famed jazz musician Michael Arenella&...

  • RICHARDSON, Texas, Jan. 15, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- GlobeRanger, a Fujitsu Company, has received a letter of Operational Suitability from the Federal Aviation Administration AFS 300 Aircraft Maintenance Division for its "Next Generation" aviation RFID solution. "This is not simply an inventory tracking system, it's a supplemental aircraft maintenance program built...

  • Medicare accountable care organization initiatives to improve how the health system cares for patients. AUGUSTA, Ga.---- Accountable Care Coalition of Northeast Georgia was selected as one of 100 new Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organizations, providing Medicare beneficiaries with access to high-quality, coordinated care across the...

  • NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc.. On January 15, 2016, pre-market, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration released a statement by an agency advisory committee that cast significant doubt on the approval prospects of Sarepta's muscular dystrophy drug eteplirsen.

  • NEW YORK---- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of GoPro, Inc. securities from July 21, 2015 through January 13, 2016, inclusive. To join the GoPro class action, go to the firm’ s website at http://rosenlegal.com/cases-817. html or call Phillip Kim, Esq. or Kevin Chan, Esq. toll-free at...

  • LOS ANGELES---- Sidley Austin LLP announced today that Peter Benudiz has joined the firm in Los Angeles as a partner and will be a co-leader of the firm’ s more than 100- lawyer global Real Estate practice. At Sidley, he will be based in the Century City office and will focus on expanding the firm’ s global hospitality practice. “If your New Year's resolution is‘ continue to...

  • NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The Neuberger Berman Multi-Cap Opportunities Fund Institutional Class has delivered performance for investors that ranks in the top 10 th percentile of the large blend category over the last five years ending December 31, 2015, according to data from Morningstar Inc.. The Neuberger Berman Multi-Cap Opportunities Fund is...

  • NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index ® for Mexico decreased 0.6 percent in November to 100.2. The Conference Board Coincident Economic Index ® for Mexico, a measure of current economic activity, increased 0.2 percent in November to 118.1. The composite economic indexes are the key elements in an analytic system...