The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) welcomed the arrest of a Baltimore, Maryland man for allegedly attempting to detonate what he believed to be a car bomb outside the Armed Forces recruiting station in Cantonsville, Maryland yesterday.
Antonio Martinez, 21, who is a naturalized citizen and reportedly goes by Muhammed Hussain, was charged with attempting to murder federal officers and employees and attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction.
"We commend Federal authorities for the intensive investigation that led to this ... read more
Kopin Corporation (NASDAQ: KOPN) announced today that its Board of
Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to $15 million of the
Company’s common stock.
Kopin intends to finance the repurchase program with available cash. The
Company plans to ... read more
Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD), a leading global manufacturer and
supplier of high-quality application specific standard products within
the broad discrete, logic and analog semiconductor markets, today
updated its guidance for the fourth quarter of 2010.
The Company is maintaining ... read more
Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX) today announced the formation of a
new joint venture company with Genesis Networks Enterprises, LLC
(Genesis). Black Box will hold a minority interest in this new joint
venture to be called Genesis Networks Integration Services, LLC. This
venture, based on Genesis’ existing ... read more
Winland Electronics, Inc. (AMEX: WEX), a leading designer and
manufacturer of custom electronic control products and systems, today
announced the Company will hold a Special Meeting of Shareholders (the
“Special Meeting”) of Winland Electronics, Inc. on Wednesday, December
29, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. local time, at ... read more
The Alliance for Lupus Research (ALR) honored Rupert Murdoch, News Corporation Chairman and CEO, at its 2010 One Love One Cause Gala event. Murdoch was recognized Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel with a 6:30pm reception and 8:30pm dinner and award presentation in honor of his support of the ALR.
In attendance to honor Murdoch were Gala Chairs, Robert Wood Johnson IV - Chairman and CEO, New York Jets; and Robert W. Pittman - Chairman and Founder, ... read more
Even more San Diego County residents, businesses and visitors can now enjoy enhanced high-speed wireless data and voice connections in the area of Skyline Drive and Jamacha Road within the city of Lemon Grove, thanks to recent Verizon Wireless network upgrades. Hundreds of upgrades since December 2009 have increased the company's 3G data and voice capacity by nearly thirty percent in Southern California. The increased capacity means more users are empowered to surf the web, download applications and content, and ... read more
TUSTIN, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/09/10 -- Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM),
a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class
monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of cancer and viral infections,
today announced financial results for the second quarter ended October 31,
2010 for its fiscal year (FY) 2011 and provided an update on the progress
of its clinical development programs.
"Our Phase II oncology programs for our broad-spectrum antibody bavituximab
and novel brain cancer therapy Cotara® are building value for Peregrine as
we execute our clinical and regulatory strategies," ... read more
Since its inception in 1999, Adtech's philosophy has been focused on being opportunistic and flexible. Adtech's attitude continues with the launch of a new corporate image and streamlined organizational structure - all to further enhance Adtech's customer experience - hailed as "The Adtech Experience."
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Adtech, a global provider of computer technology solutions and services, launched the new company structure and branding in August 2010. The new company structure focuses on broadening their offerings of ... read more
The Board of Directors of Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE: TYC) today declared a quarterly dividend of 0.23 Swiss Francs (CHF) per share, payable on February 23, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 28, 2011, subject to a required filing with the Swiss Commercial Register.
Additionally, the board recommended that shareholders approve an annual dividend of $1.00 per share at the company's annual general meeting of shareholders to be held on March 9, 2011. The ... read more
The mobile Duracell Smart Power Lab continued its tour of New York City today with a visit to one of New York's centers of fashion, the Meatpacking District. Carson Kressley, Robert Verdi, Tinsley Mortimer, Joey Wolffer, Eric Goldstein, Charlotte Ronson, Richie Rich, and Jo Lance, not only helped welcome the mobile pop-up, but also jumped on Power Rovers to help Duracell light the 2011 numerals in Times Square on New Year's Eve.
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Fresh off its visit to the Broadway ... read more
SuperMedia Inc. (NASDAQ:SPMD) today announced the appointment of Peter
J. McDonald as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. McDonald,
who was appointed interim CEO on October 5, also becomes a member of the
SuperMedia Board of Directors.
“After two solid ... read more
This week, a new threat emerged in the world of cybersecurity: "hacktivists" have openly launched retaliatory attacks on businesses, organizations and even governments, shutting down their websites for hours or days.
"We are witnessing a cyber war, the likes of which have not yet been seen," said Randall Nichols, professor and director of the cybersecurity programs at Utica College. "But the reality is that this is the battlefield of the present and the future."
As businesses react to million-dollar losses and ... read more
The Coalition for Educational Success:
WHAT:The Coalition for Educational Success will host a
teleconference for media that responds to a recently released report by
Senator Harkin, which explores enrollment by veterans at for-profit
career colleges. The report contains no ... read more
YMCA of the USA (Y-USA), the resource office for the nation's YMCAs, has received two in-kind gifts from IBM valued at nearly $1.13 million to enhance early learning opportunities at select YMCAs serving low income communities across the country, and to support literacy skill development among children and adults.
The first gift provides 100 IBM Young Explorer(TM) computers, valued at nearly $260,000, to 19 Ys serving low-income populations. The computers, housed in Little Tikes(TM) furniture and equipped with software in ... read more
The most recent findings from Crowd Science's Just Ask! opinion survey show that men are nearly twice as likely to believe that shopping 'green' makes no difference. The study shows that 19% of men vs. 10% of women hold this view. Similarly those over the age of 55 are much more likely than those younger (25% vs. 13%) to hold this same belief. Men are also much less likely to check that their purchases come from 'ethical' companies than women ... read more
BILLERICA, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/09/10 -- Winchester Systems Inc., a leading data storage solutions provider, today announced their FlashDisk VX-2500 RAID Disk Arrays featuring up to 144 SFF (Small Form Factor) 2.5" disk drives combined with valuable data services including virtual storage, snapshots, mirroring, volume copy and automated disk-to-disk backup with zero-backup window. The VX-2500 is available bundled with CA ARCserve Replication for overwhelming value.
The VX-2500 base unit offers single or dual redundant, active-active, failover/failback controllers and ... read more
The global scientific community is increasingly recognizing the role of rejuvenation biotechnologies in addressing age-related disease. This week, Arizona-based businessman Jason Hope announced a $500,000 donation to SENS Foundation, a California-based non-profit organization that works to develop, promote and ensure widespread access to rejuvenation biotechnologies which comprehensively address age-related disease.
"I have had great interest in the SENS Foundation and Dr. Aubrey de Grey's work for some time now. I believe their work is essential to the advancement ... read more
According to a blind survey sponsored by Vertex
Inc., the leading provider of corporate enterprise tax solutions, data
management is at the core of tax process issues, and improving the
quality of data and reducing the time spent collecting it are among the
top goals for ... read more
This holiday season, give your wallet a break and your friends and family a gift they'll actually use - a gift card from Chili's® Grill & Bar. Now through Jan. 9, guests who buy $100 or more of Chili's gift cards will instantly receive 10 percent off their entire gift card purchase.
Chili's guests can also purchase eGift cards online. Chili's eGift cards allow guests to select a decorative background or upload an image for a customized design. ... read more