• MAC Ball 2017 USD 510 000 raised for the MAC Foundation
    MONTREAL, Sept. 21, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Montreal came together, on September 16, to raise money for the Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal (MAC) Foundation at the eagerly anticipated MAC Ball.

  • Over 100 Community And National Groups Protest FERC's Promotion Of Trump's Dirty Energy Agenda
    WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2017 : Activists, homeowners, and farmers from communities nationwide threatened by pipelines and natural gas infrastructure will protest the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC's) plans to carry out President Trump's dirty energy agenda.

  • ACE Raises over USD 40,000 to Support Children Battling Chronic Pain
    DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2017 : ACE Cash Express' annual fundraising event, the Give A Little Campaign, this year raised USD 41,195 for The Coalition Against Pediatric Pain (TCAPP), an organization dedicated to improving quality of life for children living with chronic pain.

  • Mining Suppliers Trade Association Offers New Branding, Renewed Focus
    TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Formerly known as the Canadian Association of Mining Equipment and Services for Export - (CAMESE), the association has rebranded with a new look and a host of new services to support members of the mining supply and service industry.

  • Fake News More Likely to Thrive Online Due to Lowered Fact-Checking, According to Research from Columbia Business School
    NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2017 : The power and proliferation of fake online news stems not only from its apparent ubiquity but also from a sense of the presence of others that social media sites create, according to new research conducted by Gita Johar, the Meyer Feldberg Professor of Business at Columbia Business School, along with doctoral students Rachel Meng and Youjung Jun.

  • Vector Center Launches Perception Reality Engine to Transform Risk Management Across Global Water, Food, and Energy Sectors
    NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2017 : Vector Center today announced its Perception Reality Engine, a proprietary platform capable of vastly improving and accelerating decision making around crises related to water, food, and energy.

  • UH Law Center re-opens, reaches out to community in aftermath of Hurricane Harvey
    HOUSTON, Sept. 21, 2017 : The University of Houston Law Center students and their professors were back in the classroom on Sept. 5, but they continue to help classmates and other flood victims struggling to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

  • Zyga Announces Highmark, Inc., 4th Largest Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurer, to Expand Positive Coverage of Minimally Invasive SI Joint Fusion
    MINNETONKA, Minn., Sept. 21, 2017 : Zyga Technology, Inc., a medical device company focused on the design, development, and commercialization of minimally invasive devices to treat underserved conditions of the lumbar spine, today announced that Highmark, Inc., the nation's 4th largest Blue Cross and Blue Shield-affiliated insurer, has expanded their positive coverage policy for minimally invasive SI joint fusion effective August 21, 2017. The insurer, which formerly covered only one implant technology, has expanded their policy to now include all FDA-cleared instrumentation for this indication including cages or screws, with or without bone graft.

  • Fortune Names New American Funding One of America's Best Workplaces for Women
    TUSTIN, Calif., Sept. 21 2017 : Fortune and Great Place to Work have identified New American Funding as one of the top workplaces in the country for women.

  • Safi Kilima Tanzanite Sends Twenty, 100ct Plus Stones To Alaska
    NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2017 : Safi Kilima Tanzanite, a premier collection within the Diamonds International brand portfolio, announced earlier this month that they will be shipping over twenty 100 ct plus stones to their stores in Alaska.

  • Kevin Durant is newest MVP for Alaska Airlines
    SEATTLE, Sept. 21, 2017 : Basketball superstar Kevin Durant is teaming up with Alaska Airlines to support youth and education programs in the San Francisco Bay Area.

  • Saab Offers U.S.-Based Production Capability for T-X Trainer Aircraft
    WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2017 : Defense and security company Saab together with Boeing are competing to win the tender process to supply the United States Air Force with an advanced trainer aircraft.

  • U-Haul and St. Mary's Food Bank Mark 50 Years in Phoenix with Renewed Sponsorship
    PHOENIX, Sept. 21, 2017 : U-Haul International, Inc. is celebrating a golden anniversary with longstanding partner St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance by renewing and expanding its Food Drive Box title sponsorship while making a push to fight hunger in Arizona.

  • Over 180 Cities Participating in Concert Across America to End Gun Violence
    BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2017 : This week, a coalition of gun violence prevention artists, activists and organizations will reprise last year's Concert Across America to End Gun Violence. Events range from selfie soloists to over 50 live concerts, digitally connected by #ConcertAcrossAmerica and

  • 2nd Own Business Day: METRO Celebrates Independent Businesses
    DUSSELDORF, Germany, September 21, 2017 : Whether it's the guy making us a coffee in the morning or the chef who prepares our favourite food - business owners do not only make our lives convenient and more colourful, they also play an important role for our community to stay vibrant and full of liveliness.

  • HISPASAT and hiSky Reach an Agreement to Offer Affordable Voice, Data and IoT Services
    AMSTERDAM, Sept. 21, 2017 : HISPASAT, the Spanish satellite communications operator, and hiSky Ltd, a leader in affordable satellite-based voice and data communications, signed a cooperation agreement during the IBC 2017 trade show in Amsterdam to provide affordable, low-capacity voice, data MSS and IoT (Internet of Things) services in Spain, Portugal, Latin America, and North Africa by using the Ka band of HISPASAT satellites and a new satellite terminal developed by hiSky.

  • U.S. News ranks UNG among top 25 public regional universities in the South
    DAHLONEGA, Ga., Sept. 21, 2017 : In its annual ranking of universities and colleges, U.S. News and World Report has ranked the University of North Georgia (UNG) 21st among public regional universities in the South.

  • New Ray-Mont Logistics transload facility welcomes its first unit train in Prince Rupert
    MONTREAL, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE:CNI) and Ray-Mont Logistics are proud to announce that the first unit rain bringing agricultural products to Ray-Mont's new transload facility has arrived in Prince Rupert, British Columbia.

  • Volunteers Energizing Communities with 30 Environmental Improvement Projects in Nine States
    RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 21, 2017 : More than 500 Dominion Energy volunteers are kicking off the company's "Energizing Our Communities" initiatives - with 30 projects in nine states to be completed over the next six weeks.

  • Rutgers MBA students find a path to entrepreneurship in business plan competition
    NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 21, 2017 : A Rutgers Part-Time MBA student and a team of MBA alumni were big winners in the 2017 business plan competition at Rutgers Business School.

  • Multi-Platinum Recording Artist and Actress, Jordin Sparks, Joins Burlington Stores and The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society To Raise Funds To Fight Blood Cancers
    RYE BROOK, N.Y., Sept. 21, 2017 : The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's (LLS) is proud to announce its 16th consecutive year of partnership with Burlington Stores, the national off-price retailer.

  • Toronto Hydro crews finish work in Florida, now heading to Long Island
    TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2017 : Toronto Hydro crews that have spent a busy weekend restoring power in the Tampa area of Florida following Hurricane Irma, are now travelling back east.

  • Student Debt Delaying Millennial Homeownership by 7 Years
    WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2017 : Despite being in the prime years to buy their first home, an overwhelming majority of millennials with student debt currently do not own a home and believe this debt is to blame for what they typically expect to be a seven-year delay from buying.

  • Hillsdale Academy Outperforms More Than 99 Percent of Michigan Public Schools on SAT
    HILLSDALE, Mich., Sept. 21, 2017 : Hillsdale Academy announced its students in the class of 2018 scored an average of 1267 out of 1600 on the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) administered in April. This ranks Academy students well above 99 percent of Michigan public school SAT scores, according to Michigan Department of Education's 2016-2017 reports.

  • Autonomous Vehicles Driving Transformation in Real-Estate Design and Construction
    DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2017 : With autonomous vehicles still years away from being a common sight on the nation's roadways, its potentially massive impact on society is already changing how land-use planners, developers and others are preparing for this technology, which has been compared to the most significant innovation since the invention of the automobile, according to BBG, a leading independent national commercial real-estate valuation, advisory and assessment firm.

  • Two John Hancock Investments Wholesalers Earn Recognition in Top 100 Industry Ranking
    BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2017 : Aylmer Magill and Ryan Fay of John Hancock Investments were named as two of the Top 100 wholesalers in the retirement industry, earning spots on the National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA) annual listing. Additionally, Fay was named as one of the Top 10 DCIO wholesalers.

  • Hong Kong Airlines celebrates win at The Award for Excellence in Training and Development 2017
    HONG KONG, Sept. 21, 2017 : On 15 September 2017, the Skytrax 4 star-rated full-service carrier Hong Kong Airlines was awarded the Best Presentation Award, Most Innovative Award and the Gold Award in the Award for Excellence in Training and Development 2017 organised by The Hong Kong Management Association.

  • MWA Presents: Classics - A Hot and Sultry Night for Crime
    NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2017 : Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce the launch of its new anthology program of MWA Presents: Classics with a new e-book edition of A Hot and Sultry Night for Crime, a 2003 collection of stories written by top mystery writers and edited by Jeffery Deaver.

  • AMERICAN EVOLUTIONand Cinebar Productions Announce New, Hour-Long Documentary
    JAMESTOWN, Va., Sept. 21, 2017 : Today, Virginia's 2019 Commemoration, AMERICAN EVOLUTION and Cinebar Productions announced a partnership to produce an hour-long documentary that examines key events that occurred in 1619 Virginia, which have helped form our nation's place in the world today.

  • Workin' Out With Sasquatch Is Back And Edgier Than Ever
    MINONG, Wis., Sept. 21, 2017 : Whether you're a casual jogger or a professional football player like Clay Matthews III or Odell Beckham Jr., everyone is looking for that thing that makes them just a little bit better.

  • Free Combo Meals for First Responders at On The Border Restaurants in Florida - 9/19 and 9/26
    DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2017 : As Florida continues to restore cities, businesses, and neighborhoods after Hurricane Irma, On The Border Mexican Grill and Cantina has announced it will be serving First Responders, National Guardsmen, Coast Guardsmen and Electrical Utility employees a free Combo 2 meal on Tuesday, September 19th and Tuesday, September 26th. The announcement was made as soon as it was confirmed that the brand's Florida locations were safe and ready to resume full restaurant operations.

  • StemCyte to Celebrate 20th Anniversary as a Renowned Leader in the Cord Blood Banking Industry with Grand Open House
    BALDWIN PARK, Calif., Sept. 21, 2017 : This Spring StemCyte will mark its 20th anniversary as a global leader in the cord blood therapeutic industry. To honor all of its incredible accomplishments of the past 20 years, StemCyte will host a "Grand Open House" celebration at the company's Baldwin Park, CA Headquarters on October 21, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

  • Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Sets Out Priorities as Parliament Resumes: 'We Want Action and Progress'
    OTTAWA, Sept. 22, 2017 : As the 42nd session of Parliament begins, Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde said there needs to be focus from all parties on concrete, practical steps towards building a nation-to-nation relationship between First Nations and Canada.

  • HighTower Secures Six Spots on Barron's Top 100 Independent Advisors List for 2017
    CHICAGO, Sept. 21, 2017 : Six HighTower advisors rank among Barron's "Top 100 Independent Advisors for 2017." HighTower took one more spot this year than on the 2016 list.

  • Prime Minister of Canada announces closer collaboration with the United Kingdom
    OTTAWA, Sept. 18, 2017 : The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, met today with Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom (UK).

  • Pablo Escobar's Brother Calls on Netflix Narcos Show to Improve Security Protocol to Avoid Any New Deaths
    MEDELLÍN, Colombia, Sept. 21, 2017 : Pablo Escobar's biological brother, Roberto De Jesus Escobar Gaviria, wants Netflix to make changes to their security protocol of the production of their "Narcos" TV show. "People are dying. It's clearly not safe to film shows about drug lords," says Olof K. Gustafsson, Chief Executive Officer of Escobar Inc.

  • Banfield Foundation Helps American Humane Expand Disaster Response Capabilities With New West Coast Animal Rescue Truck
    VANCOUVER, Wash., Sept. 21, 2017 : Banfield Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, today announced the unveiling of a new, 50-foot American Humane rescue truck dedicated to helping safeguard animals on the West Coast.

  • UCI receives USD 200 million gift to name College of Health Sciences and launch major integrative health initiative
    IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 21, 2017 : The University of California, Irvine today announced the largest gift in its history: USD 200 million from Susan and Henry Samueli, longtime campus supporters, to name a first-of-its-kind College of Health Sciences focused on interdisciplinary integrative health.

  • Speech Language Pathologist Named National Staffing Employee of the Year
    ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 21, 2017 : The American Staffing Association today announced that speech language pathologist Brittney Bourgeois is the 2018 National Staffing Employee of the Year. ASA also named National Staffing Employee of the Year All-Stars in the five staffing industry sectors.

  • Kinepolis Group NV reaches agreement to purchase Landmark Cinemas Canada LP
    CALGARY, Sept.21, 2017 : Landmark Cinemas Canada LP and TriWest Capital Partners are pleased to announce Landmark Cinemas LP has reached an agreement to be acquired by Kinepolis Group NV. The conclusion of the transaction is subject to customary government approvals.

  • Architects of Denial to Premiere in Select Theaters Across the Nation
    LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21, 2017 : Architects of Denial premieres in select theaters and on demand across the nation October 6th.

  • Marriott International Debuts Le Meridien and AC Hotels by Marriott in Denver
    BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 22, 2017 : Marriott International, Inc. today announced the anticipated opening of the dual-branded hotel development in downtown Denver, bringing two lauded European-inspired brands to the city: Le Meridien and AC Hotels by Marriott.

  • Taste Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness Month At Florida Wine Academy
    MIAMI, Sept. 21, 2017 : Florida Wine Academy, a leading wine and spirits education company based in Miami, in collaboration with ABACO Wines + Wine Bar is hosting a "Pink Tasting" the evening of October 3rd in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

  • Is Airless Packaging Right For You?
    OAK BROOK, Ill., Sept. 22, 2017 : Rigid packaging leader TricorBraun today released a new report addressing common questions about airless packaging to help brand owners determine if a technology that is the future of beauty and personal care packaging is suitable for their products.

  • MORE Health Welcomes New Southern California Regional Sales Director
    FOSTER CITY, Calif., Sept. 21, 2017 : MORE Health, Inc. announced today that Gina Schiavoni has joined the medical Co-Diagnosis and second opinion startup to expand its presence in Southern California.

  • Joe Satriani Announces The Release of What Happens Next on January 12th
    SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 21, 2017 : World-renowned guitar virtuoso, JOE SATRIANI, announces the release of his 16th solo album, What Happens Next, set for release, January 12, 2018 on Sony/Legacy Recordings.

  • Rubenstein Partners Sells 1000 Washington Street in Boston
    BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2017 : Rubenstein Partners, L.P. (Rubenstein), a vertically-integrated real estate investment manager specializing in value-added office property opportunities in the Eastern half of the United States, today announced the sale of 1000 Washington Street, a 242,000-square-foot office asset, along with an adjacent four-level parking garage located at 321 Harrison Avenue, in Boston, MA.

  • Minister Garneau announces appointments to the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority and Ridley Terminals Inc
    OTTAWA, Sept. 21, 2017 : The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, today announced two separate appointments of individuals to chair the board of directors at the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA), and Ridley Terminals Inc.

  • Taste of Home Named Official Media Partner of Feeding America
    NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2017 : Trusted Media Brands (TMB) announced today that its Taste of Home brand, the leading multi-platform content producer of information on food, cooking and entertainment, has been named as an official media partner of the nationwide charity Feeding America.

  • Bret Michaels' Rock Star Suite Voted Mexico's Leading Hotel Suite By World Travel Awards
    LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21, 2017 : Over the course of his highly successful career, multi-platinum recording artist, global entrepreneur and philanthropist Bret Michaels has strategically put the building blocks in place to explore other successful business ventures including real estate.

  • Corporate Executives More Likely to Consider U.S. Expansions in the Age of Trump
    NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2017 : A new survey of U.S. business executives concludes corporate decision makers are more likely to consider expansion in the United States than overseas options under the Trump administration.

  • Institut Marques presents their studies on music and the beginning of life at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2017 : Institut Marques presented at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) its scientific studies on the influence of music on embryonic and fetal development.

  • Experience the Future of Imminent Commons in Seoul
    SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 21, 2017 : Korea's first biennale dedicated to discussions on the topics of "cities" and "architecture" is being held in Seoul.

  • Adam Wilson Appointed Executive Vice President, Leading Duffey Petrosky's New Business Efforts
    FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Sept. 21, 2017 : Adam Wilson has been appointed Executive Vice President, Marketing at Duffey Petrosky, one of the country's fastest growing advertising and marketing firms.

  • Hillsdale College Welcomes Award-Winning Writer Joy Williams
    HILLSDALE, Mich., Sept. 18, 2017 : On Monday, September 25, and Tuesday, September 26, Hillsdale College will host author Joy Williams as part of its annual Visiting Writers Series presented by the English Department.

  • Free Education to Save the World: Green Mountain College Opens Four-Year First in Sustainability Scholarship Award
    POULTNEY, Vt., Sept. 21, 2017 : Today's urgent environmental, social and economic challenges require people who have the knowledge and the skills to innovate and implement new solutions.

  • Six Warning Signs to Help Avert a Mental Health Crisis
    NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 21, 2017 : Far too many Americans suffer in silence when facing a mental health crisis. According to the U.S. Center for Disease Control, suicide rates in the U.S. have been steadily increasing since 1999, with over 10 million Americans considering suicide in 2015, and nearly 1.5 million made an attempt on their own life.

  • Design Your Car - Heidelberg at IAA 2017: Technology Partner for the Automotive Industry
    HEIDELBERG, Germany, September 18, 2017 : "The automobile of the future is networked and increasingly tailored to the customer in every respect.

  • Taking action to prevent child and forced labour in the mining supply chain
    OTTAWA, Sept. 21, 2017 : The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) today announced the addition of two new components to its Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) initiative to contribute to global efforts in preventing the use of child and forced labour in the mining supply chain, and to provide the information needed to demonstrate the responsible sourcing of minerals and metals.

  • Videoblocks Brings Content Libraries Together under New Brand, Storyblocks, to Make Room for Millions of Photos in a New Image Marketplace
    ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 21, 2017 :Videoblocks, the first subscription-based stock media company, announced today the launch of its new brand, Storyblocks, to make way for expansion into new content categories.