• LeapFrog's LeapPad Ultimate, the Perfect First Tablet for Kids, Available Now
    CHICAGO, Aug. 23, 2017 : Today LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc., the leader in innovative learning toys for children, announced the availability of the LeapPad Ultimate, the perfect kid-safe learning tablet designed just for kids.

  • 2017 Subaru Outback Named to U.S. News & World Report's Best New Cars for Teens
    CHERRY HILL, N.J., Aug. 24, 2017 : Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that the 2017 Outback was named to U.S. News & World Report's Best New Cars for Teens for accident prevention and crash protection technologies as well as overall quality.

  • Ultra Mobile Simplifies Wireless Lineup and Debuts New Plans Including Unlimited Data for Only $19 a Month
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : Ultra Mobile, a nationwide mobile carrier developing first-of-its-kind mobile phone services, today announced it is updating all current plans to maximize value for customers in a rapidly changing communication space.

  • Glulam Connections Fire Test Report Now Available
    WASHINGTON, Aug. 23, 2017 : A new report available from reThink Wood demonstrates the fire resistance rating of glulam beam to column connections in Type IV construction. The findings support mass timber as a safe solution that meets, and in some cases exceeds, stringent fire safety standards for U.S. building design and construction.

  • Five Distinctive South Coast Adventures along the CA Highway 1 Discovery Route
    SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., Aug. 23, 2017 : The South Coast of the CA Highway 1 Discovery Route is teaming with distinctive adventures unique to Avila Beach & Valley, Oceano and Nipomo all located in beautiful San Luis Obispo County (SLO CAL). It's difficult to know where to start!

  • Stitch Fix Adds 100+ Premium Brands to Popular Personal Styling Service
    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 23, 2017 : Today, Stitch Fix, the world's leading online personal styling service, added more than 100 new premium brands to its product offering. Now, clients can get access to even more brands, with price points ranging from USD100-USD600.

  • Government of Canada supports six-unit housing project at Iskatewizaagegan No. 39 Independent First Nation
    OTTAWA, Aug. 23, 2017 : All Canadians should have access to a safe and healthy home. The Government of Canada is making historic investments toward improving the condition of housing in First Nation communities, reducing overcrowding and increasing the health and safety of residents.

  • Leading Free Stock Photo Provider Launches New Site, New Branding with Thousands of New Images
    TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 23, 2017 : Freerange Stock, a leading source of free stock images for commercial use, has launched a major website redesign with new search features, a redesigned brand and thousands of new photos and illustrations.

  • America's Best Fried Chicken Has Landed in Las Vegas
    LAS VEGAS, Aug. 23, 2017 : Krispy Krunchy Chicken opened its first location in Las Vegas, Nevada, right off the famous Las Vegas Strip. This fast-food chain was recently recognized by Thrillist, an online media source, as "America's Best Fried Chicken Chain."

  • Giving Compass Partners with Mia Hamm to Level the Playing Field for Girls
    SEATTLE, Aug. 23, 2017 : Giving Compass, the first-of-its-kind online portal aggregating information to help people to give with impact, is partnering with Mia Hamm to raise awareness in a social share campaign benefitting the Mia Hamm Foundation starting August 21, 2017.

  • Solar Eclipse Blacks Out Phone Calls to US Businesses
    CHICAGO, Aug. 23, 2017 : Inbound phone calls to US businesses dropped by an average of 9 percent nationwide during the total solar eclipse yesterday as consumers paused to observe the phenomenon, according to a new report from DialogTech, the leading provider of actionable marketing analytics for phone calls.

  • Bentley President Gloria Larson Authors Book Outlining a New College Experience
    WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 22, 2017 : A new book by Bentley University President Gloria Cordes Larson helps parents, employers and educators to rethink how students should attend college to help them achieve happier, more rewarding careers and lives.

  • Peerless-AV Introduces New All-in-One Kiosk Powered by BrightSign
    AURORA, Ill., Aug. 23, 2017 : Peerless-AV, the leader in innovative audiovisual and digital signage solutions, is excited to introduce its new All-in-One Kiosk, powered by BrightSign, the global market leader in digital signage media players.

  • Use of children as 'human bombs' rising in northeast Nigeria
    ABUJA/GENEVA/DAKAR/NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2017 : UNICEF is extremely concerned about an appalling increase in the cruel and calculated use of children, especially girls, as 'human bombs' in northeast Nigeria.

  • Martial Arts can SAVE America. Through Health, Fitness, Self-Defense and Traditional Core Values
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : Dr. Robert Goldman and Robert Fletcher share their thoughts with America's Next Great Trainer (ANGT) Magazine on the McGregor vs. Mayweather fight and the unfortunate misrepresentation of Martial Arts.

  • Announcing Gold Star Chili's Oktoberfest Cheese Coney
    CINCINNATI, Aug. 22, 2017 : Ready for Oktoberfest? Well, it's here!

  • Chinese Seaside Resort Destination Sanya Promotes Its Charm in London
    LONDON, Aug. 22, 2017 : The 2017 Sanya Celebration (the "Celebration"), an international tourism promotional event themed "A Romantic Invitation to Beautiful Sanya", organised by Sanya Municipal People's Government, a coastal city in China's Hainan province, was held in London, England, on August 21.

  • Top-10 Campus Ranking On Display As Grand Canyon University Welcomes Largest Student Body In Its History
    PHOENIX, Aug. 22, 2017 : The atmosphere that makes the campus at Grand Canyon University among the top 10 in the nation will be on full display as the school welcomes back students for the start of the 2017-18 school year.

  • SeedInvest Announces That Knightscope Surpassed USD 10M Raised, Becoming The Most Successful Crowdfunding Campaign To Date
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : SeedInvest, a leading equity crowdfunding platform, announced today that Knightscope surpassed USD 10,000,000 raised in the company's Regulation A+ "mini-IPO", making it the most successful equity crowdfunding campaign in SeedInvest's history. Knightscope still has almost two months left in their online fundraise, ending on October 10th, 2017.

  • Outfit Your Home Office With The New Series Of Compact Canon PIXMA Wireless All-in-One Printers
    MELVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 22, 2017 : Packaging the power and functionality of a business printer into a sleek, compact body, Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announced today two new PIXMA TR-series Wireless1 Home Office All-in-One (AIO) printers.

  • Take a tiger tour to India this winter with a Canadian travel writer
    TORONTO, Aug. 23, 2017 : Canadian travel writer, digital storyteller, and India travel specialist Mariellen Ward is leading a tiger tour to India in March 2018. Mariellen publishes the popular and award-winning travel site She will be leading a small group tour to some of India's top tiger reserves, including Kanha, Bandhavgarh, and Pench.

  • Venue Health and Analytics LLC Accelerates DestinationCare San Diego Development
    SAN DIEGO, Aug. 23, 2017 : Venue Health and Analytics LLC is pleased to announce the launch of a new healthcare and tourism website located on the World Wide Web at

  • Brother Sundance Featured as Apple Music New Artist of the Week
    NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 23, 2017 : Apple Music selects Brother Sundance as their New Artist of the Week. The New Artist of the Week program features up-and-coming artists, editorially selected by Apple Music. Brother Sundance's find debut EP here:

  • Thanks To PushAuto Your Toilet Time Just Got A Lot More Productive
    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 22, 2017 : There is a reason PushAuto, a start-up out of Los Angeles markets itself as the #2 way to purchase or lease a car. PushAuto has just released the beta version of a brand new car buying experience.

  • Surging Sales Push Powerball Jackpot to USD 700 Million
    MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Aug. 22, 2017 : Powerball's second-largest jackpot on record just got even larger. Surging ticket sales have pushed the Powerball jackpot for the Wednesday, August 23, drawing to a USD 700 million annuity value or a USD 443.3 million cash prize.

  • Canada's human rights watchdog calling for collaborative effort against hate
    OTTAWA, Aug. 22, 2017 : The Chief Commissioner of the Canadian Human Rights Commission, Marie-Claude Landry, issues the following statement:

  • York Traditions Bank To Renovate And Open First Branch In Downtown York
    YORK, Pa., Aug. 22, 2017 : York Traditions Bank (OTC Pink: YRKB), headquartered at 226 Pauline Drive in York Township, announced plans to renovate and open the organization's first branch located in downtown York.

  • Swarmsales Gives Businesses On-Demand Access to Experienced Sales Professionals and their Relationships
    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 22, 2017 : Swarmsales, Inc., the industry's first marketplace for independent sales professionals, today announced it is giving businesses the power to search its extensive database for sales professionals with the relationships they need most.

  • Following Prime Minister Modi's visit, India to buy USUSD 1 billion of US crude
    HOUSTON, Aug. 22, 2017 : Following the visit of Prime Minister Modi to the US in June 2017, where President Trump and PM Modi agreed to deepen the energy engagement between the two countries, India oil companies have started the process of procuring crude oil from the United States. Six weeks after the visit, the first orders for USUSD 1 billion of crude are being placed.

  • Highway of Heroes Bike Ride honours the fallen, helps the living
    TORONTO, Aug. 22, 2017 : After two days and nearly 250 kilometers travelled, more than 100 cyclists from across the country concluded the second annual Wounded Warriors Canada Highway of Heroes Bike Ride with an historic ride up University Avenue into Queen's Park.

  • Chemical Activity Barometer Shows Modest Slowing
    WASHINGTON, Aug. 23, 2017 : The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), remained unchanged from July, continuing a modest deceleration of growth.

  • A Design Icon: The illy X1 Anniversary Edition Pays Homage to a Legacy of Innovation
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : The X1 illy espresso machine, created more than twenty years ago, blazed a path for in-home espresso preparation. Today, that continues with the introduction of new X1 Anniversary edition, which embodies the ethos of illy innovation and aesthetics even incorporating a styling cue from the illetta, the invention of founder Francesco Illy patented in 1935, recognized as the first espresso machine to introduce automatic water dosing and high pressure.

  • Mopar to Shine Spotlight on Sportsman Racers During 63rd Annual NHRA U.S. Nationals
    AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Aug. 23, 2017 : 63rd annual NHRA U.S. Nationals scheduled for August 30 - September 4 at Lucas Oil Raceway in Clermont, Indiana

  • Session Lineup Announced for Open Source Summit Europe and Embedded Linux Conference Europe
    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 23, 2017 : The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced the program for Open Source Summit Europe and the co-located Embedded Linux Conference Europe, taking place simultaneously, October 23-26 in Prague, Czech Republic.

  • 72% of Government Entities Worldwide had their Security Compromised in 2016
    IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 23, 2017 : Netwrix Corporation, provider of a visibility platform for data security and risk mitigation in hybrid environments, today announced the release of its 2017 IT Risks in Government infographics.

  • TeXtreme Reinforces Ultra-light Bike Shoe From Giro
    BORAS, Sweden, August 23, 2017 : Giro Sport Design, the cycling world's design leader, uses TeXtreme carbon fiber to create the new Prolight Techlace, an industry leading road bike shoe with a weight under 150 grams.

  • Embrace racial healing to change hearts and minds
    BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Aug. 22, 2017 : Prior to the displays of hatred and the tragic loss of Heather Heyer, a young woman who seemingly embraced the virtues of healing, a transformation was taking place in Charlottesville, Virginia.

  • Local Real Estate Professional Brings Home National Honor
    PHOENIX, Aug. 22, 2017 : Now in its 21st year, BrokerAgent Advisor celebrates the success and accomplishment of the industry's finest real estate professionals through its exclusive 'Certificate of Excellence' Program.

  • King of Drag Racing Big Daddy Don Garlits introduces the 1,000+ Horsepower HellScat to Help Charities in the 2017 Challenger Dream Giveaway
    CLEARWATER, Fla., Aug. 23, 2017 : "Big Daddy" Don Garlits, the 17-time NHRA World Champion, introduced the world's only Dodge Challenger HellScat to automobile enthusiasts this past weekend at the Mopar Nationals in Hebron, Ohio.

  • Beaufort Books Announces the Upcoming Release of A Walk for Sunshine - The 20th Anniversary Edition - Coming September 9th, 2017
    NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2017 : Beaufort Books announced today the publication of A Walk for Sunshine, a special 20th anniversary edition, for September 9, 2017.

  • Time is running out to sign the petition calling on the federal government for Safer Skies
    TORONTO, Aug. 22, 2017 : Pilots are calling on Canadians to add their voice to the 7,000 who have signed a petition calling on Transport Canada to implement stronger pilot fatigue rules.

  • Orlando's Good Eats and Holiday Treats: 2017's Must-See Events for Fall and Winter
    ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 23, 2017 : This fall and winter, there is more to see and do in Orlando than any other time of year. With numerous food and wine feasts, unparalleled Halloween thrills and merry holiday theme park events, the excitement in Orlando is warming up even as the weather cools down.

  • Show Stress Who's Boss, Back-To-School 5-Day Health Hack Challenge to Reduce Stress For Students
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : Stress is one of the leading factors that has impacted academic performance for college students in the last 12 months.

  • Tanger Outlets Fort Worth to Host Job Fair Thursday September 7th
    FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 23, 2017 : Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. announced today that it will host a job fair on Thursday, September 7, with hiring for approximately 900 full-time and part-time jobs to begin prior to Tanger Outlets Fort Worth's grand opening. The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex location is on-schedule to open in late October.

  • Mongoose Launches Exclusive Scooter Line at Target
    MADISON, Wis., Aug. 22, 2017 : Mongoose, a brand of Dorel Industries, Inc. (TSX: DII.B, DII.A), will roll out a brand-new line of folding and freestyle model scooters in Target stores and on beginning August 21. The BMX and mountain bike brand is expanding their sport and outdoor lifestyle offerings with their line of five folding scooters and three freestyle scooters. The scooters will range in price from USD 29.99 to USD 89.99.

  • Travel Channel's Josh Gates Embarks On A Worldwide Expedition Searching For Evidence Of Extraterrestrial Life In Four-Part Special Event
    NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2017 : It is mankind's eternal question: are we alone in the universe? Adventurer and explorer Josh Gates sets off on a 50,000-mile, multi-continent quest to find the answer in Travel Channel's spellbinding four-week special event, "Expedition Unknown: Hunt for Extraterrestrials," beginning Wednesday, October 4 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

  • Technology and Luxury Converge on One Fully-Integrated App
    MIAMI, Aug. 22, 2017 : LUXnow, a peer-to-peer network poised to disrupt the luxury sharing economy, today announced its official launch.

  • Scouts Plant 750 Trees In Fort McMurray To Reforest Local Park Destroyed By The Wildfire
    OTTAWA, Aug. 22, 2017 : A year after the devastating wildfires in Fort McMurray, Scouts Canada youth, Scouters (adult volunteers) and their families will be planting 750 trees in the city's J. Howard Pew Memorial Park on August 26, 2017, to help reforest the area.

  • Matt Cogar Wins STIHL TIMBERSPORTS U.S. Professional Championship
    MILWAUKEE, Aug. 22, 2017 : Matt Cogar furthered his legacy at the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS U.S. Championship, presented by RAM, besting seven of the top lumberjack athletes in the country to win his fifth straight title.

  • Solar Bankers Uses Blockchain Technology to Develop Digitalized Electricity Ecosystems
    SINGAPORE, August 22, 2017 : The solar energy company Solar Bankers Singapore is launching an Initial Coin Offering in November to fund the development of localized energy communities in which consumers can freely produce and trade electricity.

  • Tricking the Eye to Defeat Shoulder Surfing Attacks
    BROOKLYN, N.Y., Aug. 22, 2017 : Every ATM or smartphone user can attest to the discomfort of having a stranger standing close enough to observe a financial transaction - and potentially note a PIN or account number.

  • Spellbinding Sweets Fill The New Season Of Halloween Baking Championship Hosted By Comedian John Henson
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : A new batch of eight terrifyingly-talented bakers from across the country compete to create haunting and spooky sweets on the new season of Halloween Baking Championship, premiering Monday, September 25th at 9:00pm ET/PT.

  • Delta Community Welcomes 24 Students to High School Apprentice Program
    ATLANTA, Aug. 22, 2017 : Delta Community Credit Union (, Georgia's largest credit union with assets exceeding USD 5 billion, announces record high enrollment in its High School Apprentice (HSA) Program.

  • USD Ranks 10th Nationally on Sierra Magazine's Cool Schools List
    SAN DIEGO, Aug. 23, 2017 : The University of San Diego ranks 10th nationally on the 2017 "Cool Schools" list of the greenest colleges and universities in a study released today by Sierra magazine.

  • Last Chance To Vote For Grand Prize Winner In The Eggland's Best Foodtography Photo Contest!
    CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J., Aug. 22, 2017 : Eggland's Best (EB) fans have just one week left to visit the EB Foodtography Contest website to vote for their favorite finalist in the Eggland's Best Foodtography Contest.

  • Peet's Coffee Welcomes Back Fall Favorites and Unveils Vine and Walnut Blend to Honor Original Coffeebar
    EMERYVILLE, Calif., Aug. 22, 2017 : Peet's Coffee, The Original Craft Coffee, announced its 2017 fall lineup influenced by the many rich tastes of the season. The handcrafted offerings include the debut of Vine and Walnut Blend and the Turkey Sage Sausage and Sweet Potato Biscuit, as well as the arrival of seasonal essentials like Pumpkin Latte and Pumpkin Chai Latte.

  • LG Electronics To Establish U.S. Factory For Electric Vehicle Components In Michigan
    LANSING, Mich., Aug. 22, 2017 : LG Electronics Inc. today announced plans to establish a U.S. factory for advanced electric vehicle (EV) components in Michigan. The 250,000-square-foot facility, in the Detroit suburb of Hazel Park, Mich., will produce EV components starting in 2018.

  • Business owners are putting the future of their companies at risk
    COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 22, 2017 : Nationwide's annual survey of business owners reveals they are unprepared for the future or unexpected events - even though they acknowledge the importance of best practices to protect their livelihoods, employees and customers.

  • Bad Air Hurts Health And Productivity, According To New Research From Columbia Business School
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : Poor air quality can damage not only your health but also your productivity as measured by your willingness to sit down and trade in the stock market.

  • Compass Airlines Raises First Year Pilot Pay to USD 41.00 per Flight Hour
    MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 22, 2017 : First year, First Officer pay at Compass Airlines will soon be the highest in the regional airline industry. Compass is pleased to announce that effective October 1, 2017, its first year, First Officer pay will increase to USD 41.00 per flight hour. Additionally, First Officers at all pay steps will receive an increase.