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  • Posted at 5:00 PM
    An alarming spike in heroin addiction in eastern Ventura County that led to an innovative partnership between Simi Valley Hospital-Adventist Health and area high schools is the subject of a new video produced by the California Hospital Association (CHA). The community benefit program is centered around an acute detox program, which also performs random drug testing on students whose parents give their consent. In first seven months of the program, more than 50 patients had been admitted to the detox program. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:45 PM
    Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss third quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, October 16th at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Time). The live webcast of Google’s earnings conference call can be accessed at investor.google.com/webcast.html. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:36 PM
    GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO), enabler of some of today's most immersive and engaging content, today announced that GoPro's husband and wife founders, Nicholas and Jill Woodman, have provided a personal gift towards establishing a new charitable organization, The Jill + Nicholas Woodman Foundation. J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, the lead book-running managers of the Company's June 2014 public sale of 20,470,000 shares of Class A common stock, has agreed to release the charitable organization from a lock-up restriction with ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 PM
    An alarming spike in heroin addiction in eastern Ventura County that led to an innovative partnership between Simi Valley Hospital-Adventist Health and area high schools is the subject of a new video produced by the California Hospital Association (CHA). The community benefit program is centered around an acute detox program, which also performs random drug testing on students whose parents give their consent. In first seven months of the program, more than 50 patients had been admitted to the detox program. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:15 PM
    The global data center market is witnessing buoyant growth at a time of increased penetration of co-location and cloud computing businesses. An integrated, efficient, and scalable power infrastructure is paramount in order to sustain the demand arising out of the emerging data center trends, such as server virtualization, installation of blade servers, data center modularity, carbon emission norms, and so on. As the market leader is setting a benchmark on the front of market share and future growth strategy, the ... read more
  • Posted at 4:01 PM
    Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced The Lancet published data from two Phase 3 studies, RUTHERFORD-2 and TESLA, that showed treatment with evolocumab, a novel investigational low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C)-lowering medication, resulted in a statistically significant reduction in LDL-C compared to placebo in patients with different types of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH).(1,2) Familial hypercholesterolemia is an inherited condition caused by a gene mutation which leads to high levels of LDL-C, or "bad" cholesterol, and premature cardiovascular disease.(3) Evolocumab is an investigational fully human ... read more
  • Posted at 2:40 PM
    Using data from NASA's Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL), mission scientists have solved a lunar mystery almost as old as the moon itself. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Early theories suggested the craggy outline of a region of the moon's surface known as Oceanus Procellarum, or the Ocean of Storms, was caused by an asteroid impact. If this theory had been correct, the basin it formed would be the largest asteroid impact basin on the moon. However, mission scientists studying GRAIL data believe they ... read more
  • Posted at 1:41 PM
    NASA's new Orion spacecraft and the Delta IV Heavy rocket that will carry it into space are at their penultimate stops in Florida on their path to a December flight test. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Orion was moved Sunday out of the Payload Hazardous Servicing Facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida and the Delta IV Heavy rocket, built by United Launch Alliance, made its move Tuesday night, to nearby Space Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. It was raised ... read more
  • Posted at 1:31 PM
    NASA has awarded 56 contracts under the Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement (SEWP) V. Twenty-three contracts were awarded in the Computer Based Systems, Group A, and 33 contracts were awarded in the Networking/Security/Video and Conference Tools, Group D. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO All the awards are for firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts. The minimum amount of supplies or services that may be ordered is $25.00 with a maximum of $20 billion per contract. Each contract will have an effective ordering period of 10 years, consisting of a five-year ... read more
  • Posted at 3:48 PM
    The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, the nation’s preeminent trade association representing more than 2,000 consumer electronics and technology companies, today announced the election of its 2015 Executive Board and Board of Industry Leaders (BIL). These distinguished groups of top industry executives meet throughout the year ... read more
  • Posted at 1:10 PM
    First Data Corporation, the global leader in payment technology and services solutions, today announced a series of appointments to its senior leadership team. This strengthening of the company’s Management Committee represents an important part of First Data’s ongoing transformation from ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    TOMI™ Environmental Solutions, Inc. (“TOMI” or the “Company”) (TOMZ), a global bacteria and infectious disease control company, announced strategic changes in its executive management team as part of the Company’s long-term organizational strategy to align the business to continue to ... read more