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ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics today announced the new Lucid 3 by LG smartphone will be available online and in Verizon Wireless stores starting today for free after a $50 mail-in rebate debit card and new, two-year activation. For a limited ti...

LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At Advantage Capital Business Loans, you'll find a team that is dedicated to providing lending to ambitious and promising small business professionals. While most big banks and traditional lenders have scaled back programs for Apr. 18, 2014 07:32 PM EDT  Reads: 132

NEW YORK, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a l...

Demilec is offering an exam preparatory seminar to assist contractors and installers to certify under the SPFA Professional Certification Program (PCP). Demilec's SPFA Assistant and Installer level proper course will help prepare the attendees to take the SPFA examinations for th...

NEW YORK, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

The Center for Infrastructure Assurance and Security at the University of Texas at San Antonio announced the 10 finalists for the Raytheon National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (NCCDC) Championship. The NCCDC, presented by Raytheon, will return to...

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Device organizations are increasingly being challenged to deliver exceptional services to a diverse set of customers and stakeholders. On top of this, concerns about compliance and legal limitations are forcing companies to r...

A hosted PBX is a public branch exchange using the Internet to make calls and transmit calling signals. Thanks to the ever expanding high speed Internet, business hosted PBX providers are now able to provide businesses with fast transmitting calls, quality service and affordable monthl...

NEW YORK, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Kansas City Southern ("KCS" or the "Company") (NYSE: KSU).  Investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at

Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), the bank holding company for Oak Valley Community Bank and Eastern Sierra Community Bank, recently reported consolidated financial results. For the three months ended March 31, 2014 consolidated net income available to common shareholders was $1,408,0...

WARREN, Mich., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Art Van Furniture is pleased to announce the formal integration of Art Van World of Floors as a wholly owned brand of the company. The announcement was made by Mr. Art Van Elslander, founder and chairman of Art Van Furniture, and Mr. Emi...

Business, technology and agriculture will converge on May 21 at North Dakota State University where attendees will learn about business opportunities and economics of regional bio-based products and materials at the Future of the Bio-Industry Action Summit 2014.

BOSTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Local folk musician Brendan Brown today released "The Town That Always Returns," a love letter penned to the city of Boston in the wake of the marat...

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 2.5 tons of NASA science investigations and cargo are on the way to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft. The spacecraft launched atop a Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at Ca...

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles Music Network (LAMN) is delighted to announce a new sponsor of its upcoming ROCK and URBAN LAMN Jam Music Contests ("LAMN Jams") happening this spring in Los Angeles. Send2Press(R) Newswire, a unit of Neotrope(R), wil...

NEW YORK, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the April, 2014 issue of New York Family published by Manhattan Media. Dr. Suzanne Grady was selected for the following honor: "Favorite Local Dentists"

PLEASANTON, Calif., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Typically Mother's Day is filled with flowers, smiles, and champagne brunches. But for the millions of women who suffered the loss of their child, Mother's Day is no picnic. Friends and family are often at a loss on how to handle th...

CINCINNATI, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- After going through a redesign, the new 2014 Ford Transit Connect in Cincinnati, Ohio is one of the most versatile and accessible cargo vans and passenger wagons in its automotive segment.  Consumers searching for a new commercial va...

Parsons is pleased to announce that it has acquired Secure Mission Solutions, a premier provider of critical asset protection and cybersecurity services to the national security and defense community, from private equity firm Riordan, Lewis and Hayden Equity Partners. The acquisition w...

Crunchyroll, Inc. announces the promotion of Vince Shortino to Executive Vice President, Japan Channels and the appointment of Arlen Marmel as Head of Marketing and Distribution. The company continues to build on the success of the global anime video serv...

MCKINNEY, Texas, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Torchmark Corporation (NYSE: TMK) announces the following webcast:

SHANGHAI, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that the Company filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013 wi...

MCKINNEY, Texas, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Torchmark Corporation (NYSE: TMK) announces the following webcast:

Today Idaho First Bank (OTCQB: IDFB) reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. The Bank reported net income of $197,000 for the first quarter, compared to net income of $106,000 in the same quarter in 2013. "We achieved our eleventh straight quarter of profitabil...

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dodge brand is celebrating its 100th anniversary with a new video starring centenarians that debuted yesterday (Thursday, 4/16) during the New York International Auto Show and has quickly become a viral hit amassing over 4,444,...

Rosemont Media, an "Alliance Partner" of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), has announced it will be attending The Aesthetic Meeting 2014 hosted by the aforementioned aesthetic surgery organization. The upcoming conference is scheduled to take place from Thursd...

SEATTLE, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) for digital English language learning products in Latin America is 13.8% and revenues will reach $260.9 million by 2018, according to a new Ambient Insight report called "The 2013-2018...

BEIJING, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iSoftStone Holdings Limited ("iSoftStone" or the "Company") (NYSE: ISS), a leading China-based IT services provider, today announced that it has entered into a definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger (the "Merger Agreement") with New iSoftSton...

First Bancorp of Indiana, Inc. (OTCBB: FBPI), the holding company for First Federal Savings Bank, reported earnings of $412,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. Although lower than the $471,000 for the same quarter last year, net income improved from the $321,000 reported last qua...

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TelexFREE LLC issued the following statement:

ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (código accionario índice H: 0763.HK/código de acción clase A: 000063.SZ), líder especializado en equipos de telecomunicaciones, soluciones de redes y dispositivos móviles, es el proveedor exclusivo del sistema de banda ancha terre...

CHERRY HILL, N.J., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America teased motorsports enthusiasts at the New York International Auto Show with the debut of a 2015 WRX STI sedan prepared in Rallycross Supercar Trim, which they will enter in the RedBull Global Rallycross Championship...

Nintendo of America announced today that it will join with the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, to bring fun, active-play video games to the White House Easter Egg Roll.

PHOENIX, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. (www.auctionandappraise.com) will host a Phoenix auto auction featuring rolling stock of autos and heavy ...

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When the SpaceX-3 cargo resupply mission launched to the International Space Station April 18, an experiment designed by Durham Veterans' Affairs Medical Center of Durham, N.C., was among the cargo headed to space.

BOSTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Boston Globe reports that, due to the ruling of a federal judge, "Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev may be able to get visits from his family in prison without being monitored by an FBI agent." Yet Justina Pelleti...

UNION CITY, Calif., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 15, 2014, the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, granted preliminary approval of a settlement that Abaxis, Inc. has reached with Plaintiff St. Louis Police Retirement System ("Plaintiff") ...

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) is proud to announce several sponsored research payloads have launched to the International Space Station (ISS) onboard the Space Exploration Technology C...

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