• Fiber Optics to Prevent Accidents in Mines and Power Plants
    MOSCOW, August 17, 2017 : NUST MISIS scientists have suggested a technology for the creation of high-precision sensors based on doped fiber optics for accident prevention in the nuclear, space, and mining industries.

  • Princess Cruises Ships Present Unique Viewing For Great American Eclipse on August 21
    SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Aug. 17, 2017 : For the first time in 99 years, a total eclipse of the sun will pass over the continental United States on August 21, and Princess Cruises guests sailing on six cruise ships in Alaska will be invited to special viewing parties as part of the cruise line's exclusive Stargazing with Discovery at Sea program.

  • Aramark's New NFL Menus Give Hungry Fans Another Reason To Cheer This Football Season
    PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 17, 2017 : When it comes to serving hungry NFL fans, there is no team better equipped than Aramark's roster of culinary experts. Providing food and beverage service to more than six million football fans each year, at 10 NFL stadiums, Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) partners with more NFL teams and serves more football fans than any other hospitality company.

  • Red Fire Rises to Top Ten on Amazon Best Seller Lists
    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 17, 2017 : Author Wei Yang Chao was a witness to an epic revolution. His memoir Red Fire, Growing Up During the Chinese Cultural Revolution, published in April, has climbed to the top of the Amazon Best Sellers List in history and biography sections, drawing readers into events that displaced millions in China.

  • New College Ranking and Review Aggregator Publishes Best Colleges in Iowa 2017-2018
    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 17, 2017 : College Consensus (, a unique new college ranking website, has published their ranking of the Best Colleges in Iowa 2017-2018.

  • Get a Jump on the Slopes with Ski Travel Deals from Wyndham Vacation Rentals
    PARSIPPANY, N.J., Aug. 17, 2017 : Is the heat of the summer season making you daydream about hitting the snowy slopes? Get a head start on cooling off with up to 30 percent* off rental stays in some of North America's top ski destinations.

  • Popbar - Handcrafted Frozen Treats on a Stick Opens Its First Location in Phoenix, Arizona
    PHOENIX, Aug. 17, 2017 : Popbar, the maker of customizable popGelato, popSorbetto, and YogurtPops, founded in New York City in 2010, has opened its first location in Phoenix, Arizona at Westgate Entertainment District, 6770 N Sunrise Blvd.

  • U-Haul Truck Share 24/7 Disrupts the Self-Move Industry
    PHOENIX, Aug. 17, 2017 : August is moving month. Students are returning to college campuses. Families are relocating as a changing industrial sector produces more jobs in America.

  • Mandatory 10-digit dialing begins August 19 in eastern upstate New York's 518 area code
    NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2017 : As part of the upcoming introduction of the new 838 area code in eastern upstate New York, mandatory 10-digit dialing will begin on August 19 for all customers with the existing 518 area code.

  • Hyundai Hope On Wheels Presents Arkansas Children's With USD 50,000 Hyundai Impact Award To Support Pediatric Cancer Research
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Aug. 17, 2017 : On Tuesday, August 15, Hyundai Hope On Wheels presented Arkansas Children's with a USD 50,000 Hyundai Impact Award.

  • Animojis run wild to protect animals around the world
    BOSTON, Aug. 17, 2017 : Mobile technology and conservation join forces to save animals in a new partnership. IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) and Bare Tree Media have teamed up to educate the public on animal rescue and wildlife conservation issues through mobile messaging conversations and photo sharing.

  • Baked by Melissa Giving Away 100,000 Cupcakes to Spread Love and Positivity
    NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2017 : Baked by Melissa, the New York City-based bakery famous for its bite-size cupcakes and treats, is on a mission to #SideWithLove. In an effort to spread love and positivity throughout the nation, the company will be giving away 100,000 cupcakes at on August 17, 2017.

  • World Vision Applauds Canadians for Generous Contributions to the Famine Relief Fund
    MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 17, 2017 : World Vision Canada is grateful to Canadians for their generous donations of more than USD 21.3 million to the Famine Relief Fund established by the Canadian Government in May, 2017.

  • Government of Canada helps 220 youth with disabilities overcome barriers to employment
    QUEBEC, Aug. 17, 2017 : When Canada's young people get the training and experience they need to be able to find and keep good jobs, our middle class grows and our economy thrives.

  • How to Photograph the Eclipse: Nikon's Top 10 Tips and Instructional Videos
    MELVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2017 : The Great American Eclipse arrives August 21st, and Nikon wants to help everyone capture the best image of what's likely to be the most photographed event of the year. Nikon has prepared a list of tips and videos which apply to all of America, not just those in the line of totality.

  • Jumby Bay Island Joins Oetker Collection
    BADEN-BADEN, Germany, Aug. 17, 2017 : Oetker Collection has announced Jumby Bay Island as the next masterpiece property in the hospitality brand's portfolio. The 300-acre private island resort, located two miles from Antigua, is slated to open on Oct. 9 for the 2017/18 season.

  • Turkish Airlines Gives Back; Teams Up with Social Media Celebrities to Fight Famine and Drought in Somalia
    ISTANBUL, August 17, 2017 : Africa's Top International Carrier Ships Second Cargo Plane Full of Food Supplies to Save Lives.

  • JCP and L Customers Can Save USD 10,000 off the Price of an All-Electric Nissan LEAF with Special Rebate Offer
    MORRISTOWN, N.J., Aug. 17, 2017 : Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP and L) customers can save USD 10,000 off the price of a 2017 all-electric Nissan LEAF - simply by showing their electric bill and a copy of the official program flyer to a participating Nissan dealership.

  • Government of Canada announces long-term investment in the Royal Canadian Navy providing more than 2,000 jobs in Canada's marine sector
    GATINEAU, QC, Aug. 17, 2017 : The Government of Canada is delivering on its commitment to renew the Royal Canadian Navy's fleet through the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS). This investment will ensure that the Royal Canadian Navy can operate as a true blue-water force, creating and maintaining more than 2,000 middle-class jobs across Canada over a 35-year period, growing the Canadian economy.

  • Applied Artificial Intelligence: Innovative Ideas and Disruptive Decisions that Will Transform Your Business
    LONDON, August 17, 2017 : On 5 - 7 February, 2018, the Process Excellence (PEX) Network will host the first ever Applied AI Summit. The event will bring together AI experts, data disruptors and C-suite delegates, bridging the gap in the market by offering real-life case studies from the biggest names in the industry.

  • New Assisted Living And Memory Care Community To Celebrate Its Grand Opening In West Yarmouth
    WEST YARMOUTH, Mass., Aug. 17, 2017 : Mill Hill Residence, a Maplewood At Mayflower Place community, will announce its grand opening on Wednesday, August 23rd from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the former site of the Mill Hill Club at 164 MA-28 in West Yarmouth. Attendees will have a first look to see the residence and experience its personalized services and amenities.

  • Georgia Power to highlight impact of solar eclipse on solar generation during Facebook Live event August 21
    ATLANTA, Aug. 17, 2017 : Millions of Georgians are anticipating the first significant solar eclipse to cross the state in more than 30 years and, to illustrate the real-time nature of solar generation, the company invites energy fans to tune in to a special Facebook Live event at on August 21.

  • Topgolf Brings the Horsepower: Topgolf Crush Coming to Circuit of The Americas Legendary Turn 1
    AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 17, 2017 : Racing fans can experience a new kind of competition during the 2017 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX: Topgolf Crush. From Oct. 18-22, sports fans, golfers and non-golfers alike can enjoy food, drinks and music - all while crushing golf balls alongside the legendary Turn 1 of Circuit of The Americas (COTA) racetrack into giant targets.

  • Chicago Radio Drives Real Results for Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana Chevy Dealers
    CHICAGO, Aug. 17, 2017 : More than 40 Chicagoland radio stations will simultaneously air a 60-second interview with John Alfirevich, Dealer Operator of Apple Chevrolet and President of the Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana Chevy Dealers Association discussing how radio is a strong and proven channel for advertisers.

  • Pumpkins, Squash and Gourds, Oh My! Autumn at the Arboretum Fall Festival Returns with The Wonderful Wizard of Oz theme
    DALLAS, Aug. 17, 2017 : Thousands of pumpkins, gourds and squash are sprouting in the Texas Panhandle this summer, soon making their way to Dallas for Autumn at the Arboretum, a national fall festival made possible by Rogers-O'Brien Construction.

  • Carrier Donates More Than 500 Air Conditioning and Heating Systems to Habitat for Humanity
    ATLANTA, Aug. 17, 2017 : This summer, homeowners across the United States will beat the heat with the help of Carrier ductless home comfort systems and Habitat for Humanity. Carrier has donated more than 500 systems to Habitat and they will be installed in homes throughout the country to provide cooling when it's hot and heating when it's cold.

  • Naughty America brings back Phone Sex with a twist!
    SAN DIEGO, Aug. 17, 2017 : Adult Entertainment Company Naughty America has just released it's take on the classic phone sex hotline similar to the 1-900 numbers of the past but with modern innovation.

  • Luxury Auction Approaches for Waterfront Home Within FL Community Ranked as One of Nation's Most Exclusive by Forbes Magazine
    BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 17, 2017 : Luxury real estate auction firm Platinum Luxury Auctions is preparing for the upcoming auction sale of a contemporary waterfront estate located within the Sanctuary of Boca Raton, a gated residential community in Boca Raton, Florida.

  • Chilliwack Harvester Fined for Fisheries Act Violations During the 2016 Traditional Dry Rack Fishery
    CHILLIWACK, BC, Aug. 17, 2017 : On July 13, 2017, Robert Sanford pleaded guilty in Chilliwack Provincial Court to violating the Fisheries Act by removing unprocessed fish from a dry rack site. This happened during a First Nations traditional Sockeye salmon dry rack fishery on the Fraser River at Union Bar, near Hope on July 27, 2016.

  • PepsiCo Gamifies Beverages And Snacks This NFL Season With They Win, You Score
    PLANO, Texas, Aug. 17, 2017 : This NFL season, PepsiCo is offering fans a weekly game where they can win epic rewards and prizes, including Super Bowl tickets - all at the touch of their fingertips.

  • 80 pc of Women Across the World are Inspired by Seeing Other Women's Everyday Triumphs
    TORONTO, Aug. 17, 2017 : Today, PANDORA launches a global study revealing that 80pc of women across the world are inspired by photography which celebrates life's everyday triumphs. The results - revealed ahead of World Photography Day on 19th August 2017 - have inspired the direction of the PANDORA Autumn 2017 campaign launching in late August, entitled "Do See the Wonderful".

  • Girl Scouts Works with the SETI Institute to Skyrocket Girls' Interest in STEM
    NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2017 : Today, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced new details about a five-year program called Reaching for the Stars: NASA Science for Girl Scouts. Funded by NASA's Science Mission Directorate and led by the SETI Institute, the program offers more girls opportunities to explore careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) through new Space Science badges.

  • Cypress Truck Lines, Inc. Sustains Significant ROI and Safety Benefits with SmartDrive Video-Based Safety Program
    SAN DIEGO, Aug. 17, 2017 : SmartDrive Systems, a leader in driving performance solutions that reduce collisions and improve fuel efficiency, today announced program results from long-term customer Cypress Truck Lines Inc., a family-owned and operated flatbed carrier based in Florida.

  • Just Introduced The Laptop Lift 90 degree From newPCgadgets, Dual Laptop Stand in Vibrant Colors
    SAN DIEGO, Aug. 17, 2017 : newPCgadgets introduces their new Laptop Lift 90°, a laptop organizer, riser and space-saver all-in-one. According to newPCgadgets, "The Laptop Lift 90 is the only laptop stand on the market that offers this unique combination of features."

  • Start VR Virtually Transports Viewers to Wondrous Locations With Atlas Obscura VR
    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17, 2017 : Sydney, Australia and Los Angeles-based virtual reality (VR) studio Start VR sparks the ultimate wanderlust with the self-paced interactive travel experience Atlas Obscura VR, in collaboration with Atlas Obscura-the definitive guide to the world's hidden wonders.

  • Booming Lithium Sector Exploding as Demand Grows at an Unstoppable Speed
    PALM BEACH, FL, Aug. 17, 2017 : As the popularity and growing consumer demand for the latest portable electronic devices, portable electric tools and even electric automobiles are on the rise, it is no secret that the lithium industry continues to grow rapidly, largely because the metal is a key component of lithium-ion batteries.

  • ManyCam Makes Live Streaming More Fun and Easier Than Ever!
    MONTREAL, Aug. 17, 2017 : Visicom Media Inc., one of North America's leading developer and pioneer of Internet application technologies, has launched the new version of its popular webcam software and video switcher, ManyCam.

  • Hang Lung Properties to Celebrate Plaza 66 Historic Milestone upon Completion of its Transformation
    HONG KONG, Aug. 17, 2017 : Hang Lung Properties is set to mark a historic milestone in the history of its flagship Shanghai project, Plaza 66, to celebrate the completion of a mega-scale transformation that is set to redefine the realm of luxury retail in mainland China.

  • Chef Dan Barber Joins Ad Council and NRDC to Launch Phase Two of Successful Save The Food National Public Service Campaign
    NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2017 : Ad Council and the Natural Resources Defense Council today launched the second phase of their Save The Food national public service campaign, aimed at combatting America's food waste problem from its largest source-consumers. In doing so, they seek to reduce the massive amount of money, water and energy that is wasted along with it.

  • Bud Light Kicks Off 2017 NFL Season With Newly Designed Team Packaging
    NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2017 : Just in time for the return of the NFL season, Bud Light, announced today that it will continue its tradition of NFL team-themed packaging. This season, America's favorite light lager will be available in both cans and aluminum bottles specifically designed to help football fans celebrate their favorite team.

  • Turn a USD 5k Investment into One of the Fastest Growing Software Companies on the Inc. 5000? 'No Problem,' Said Three Entrepreneurs in Their 20s
    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 17, 2017 : As with every year, the release of the Inc. 5000 list reveals hidden gems in a number of business verticals. One outstanding example is a company which was recognized as 20th fastest growing software business.

  • Moose Toys Innovates Classic Car Play With The Hit Launch Of Shopkins Cutie Cars
    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17, 2017 : Disruption is a key driver for the team at Moose Toys, and the recent launch of Shopkins Cutie Cars is testament to how the company continues to bring innovation to the toy industry. Shopkins Cutie Cars have created a new segment in the girls' aisle introducing die cast vehicles packed with personality!

  • The Jeremy West Hollywood Opens as Newest Hotel on the Strip
    WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Aug. 17, 2017 : Situated on the corner of La Cienega Boulevard and Sunset Boulevard, The Jeremy West Hollywood today announces it is open and welcoming guests as of August 11, 2017.

  • Global Superstar Shania Twain Announces 2018 NOW Tour
    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17, 2017 : In what promises to be one of the most anticipated tours of 2018, Global superstar Shania Twain has announced that she will hit the road next year in support of her new album, NOW. These dates mark Shania's first tour since "Rock This Country" back in 2015. Produced by Live Nation, the tour kicks off May 3rd in Tacoma, WA and will run through the rest of the summer, culminating in Las Vegas on August 4th at MGM Grand Garden Arena.

  • Wounded Warrior Project Addresses Mental Health Issues Through Partnerships
    WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2017 : Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) targets its programs and services to the nearly 130,000 veterans and family members it serves. But WWP efforts directly impact millions more veterans through government policy efforts and partnerships.

  • Powerball Jackpot Rolls to USD 510 Million; Luzerne County Store Sells USD 150,000 Winner
    MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Aug. 17, 2017 : Before the Powerball jackpot rolled to USD 510 million for this Saturday's drawing, a winning Pennsylvania Lottery Powerball with Power Play ticket worth USD 150,000 for the Wednesday, August 16, drawing was sold in Luzerne County.

  • Travelzoo: We Are Where We Holiday
    LONDON, Aug. 17, 2017 : Travelzoo (NASDAQ: TZOO), a travel deal site with exclusive offers for members, predicts the future success of tourism destinations will lie in their ability to deliver an 'Instagrammable holiday'.

  • Babson College Unveils Plans for New Recreation and Athletics Center
    WELLESLEY, Mass., Aug. 17, 2017 : Babson College has announced plans to start construction for a new modern, multi-use recreation and athletics center that will support a wide range of campus activities, including fitness and recreation, varsity athletics and a host of large, campus-wide programs and events.

  • Fleet Complete Spearheads the Market with Its New Web Platform
    TORONTO, Aug. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - A leading global provider of IoT technology for businesses with fleets, assets and mobile workforce, Fleet Complete is culminating its next-gen platform with a new web intelligence solution that provides its customers with the ultimate ease of use and accessibility.

  • European Quality Garnacha/Grenache: The New Hit Grape from the Old World
    NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2017 : Garnacha Origen Association and Wines of Roussillon (Conseil Interprofessionnel des Vins du Roussillon) are thrilled to announce their alliance in launching "Garnacha/Grenache: The New Hit Grape from the Old World," a three-year European Union co-funded campaign to raise awareness of European quality Garnacha/Grenache wines in the USA and Canada.

  • Healthcare Pioneers Tackle the Transformation of Care Delivery at Frost and Sullivan North America Summit
    SANTA CLARA, California, Aug. 17, 2017 : By 2025, the healthcare industry is expected to look extraordinarily different from today. New treatment paradigms which integrate elements of prediction, prevention, and automation to make care more affordable and efficient are required.

  • 'You Are Loved' - Alpaca Rainbow Collection
    MILLBROOK, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2017 : 2017 has proven to be a year in which community, love and tolerance are of highest importance to promoting world peace.

  • Dickey's Barbecue Pit Offers North Carolinians a Delicious and Convenient Barbecue Option
    CARY, N.C., Aug. 17, 2017 : Dickey's Barbecue Pit plans to open their newest North Carolina location this Fall in Cary, NC behind the lead of new Owner/Operator, William DeArmey. A long-time North Carolina resident and former Dickey's Barbecue Pit employee, DeArmey and his family are looking forward to bringing a delicious barbecue option to their community.

  • TWO MEN AND A TRUCK Ranks 4,685 on the Inc. 5000 List as One of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America
    LANSING, Mich., Aug. 17, 2017 : As the moving industry has become more crowded, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK has solidified its position as an industry leader and innovator. Backed by 91 months of consecutive growth and 75 months of continuous record-setting growth, the nation's fastest-growing moving company has a long history of setting a new standard for excellence.

  • BARTON Expands Line of Watch Bands, Further Addressing USD 100 Billion Global Wrist Watch Market
    AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 17, 2017 : BARTON Watch Bands, a leading brand of interchangeable watch bands, has rounded out its product line with the addition of Canvas Quick Release watch straps. As with all of BARTON's straps, the new bands fit thousands of watches and can be swapped in and out easily without any tools.

  • Turkish Airlines Gives Back; Teams Up with Social Media Celebrities to Fight Famine and Drought in Somalia
    ISTANBUL, Aug. 17, 2017 : Africa's Top International Carrier Ships Second Cargo Plane Full of Food Supplies to Save Lives.

  • Transatlantic payments initiative P20 hosts inaugural conference in London
    LONDON and ATLANTA, Aug. 17, 2017 : P20, the new transatlantic payments initiative, will be hosting its inaugural conference at Lancaster House, London on October 10, 2017.

  • Group Pushing for Enhanced Roadway Safety Expands
    WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2017 : Just a month after its founding, the Coalition for Future Mobility has announced the addition of new members - the American Highway Users Alliance (AHUA), the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) and the Automotive Service Association (ASA).

  • DECA Games are the Live Ops Experts Breathing New Life into Old Games
    BERLIN, August 17, 2017 : DECA Games, the live operations experts who rescue and reinvigorate games, announced today that they are opening up their offering to select game developers. Created by Ken Go, who previously served as General Manager for Kabam's European HQ, developed Kabam's Live Ops departments and served as Executive Producer of Kingdoms of Camelot, the team consists of 30 team members, including free to play experts from Aeria Games, Bigpoint, and Kabam.

  • DECA Games are the Live Ops Experts Breathing New Life into Old Games
    BERLIN, Aug. 17, 2017 : DECA Games, the live operations experts who rescue and reinvigorate games, announced today that they are opening up their offering to select game developers. Created by Ken Go, who previously served as General Manager for Kabam's European HQ, developed Kabam's Live Ops departments and served as Executive Producer of Kingdoms of Camelot, the team consists of 30 team members, including free to play experts from Aeria Games, Bigpoint, and Kabam.