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April 18, 2015 Global Sources opens second phase of world's largest electronics sourcing trade show

LogoHONG KONG, April 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Sources' (NASDAQ: GSOL) 2015 spring electronics show second phase opens today with more than 1,900 booths focusing on mobile electronics. Held today through April 21 at AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong, products categories covered include...


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April 18, 2015 U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for April 18

U.S. Census BureauWASHINGTON, April 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST LAUNDROMAT Profile America — Saturday, April 18th. For urban dwellers, the difficulty — or at least the expense — of doing...


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April 17, 2015 WALGREEN SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against W

NEW ORLEANS, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until June 9, 2015 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit...


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April 17, 2015 Advisory - Clavulin-400 liquid oral antibiotic: One lot recalled after glass pieces found in one bottle
OTTAWA, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - The issue: In consultation with Health Canada, GlaxoSmithKline Inc. (GSK) is voluntarily recalling one lot (lot 710535) of Clavulin-400 (70mL) after receiving a complaint from a pharmacy that two glass pieces had been found in one bottle of the... more >
April 17, 2015 Comienza esta semana Fiesta 2015

SAN ANTONIO, 17 de abril de 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Fiesta San Antonio, la celebración de toda la ciudad que conmemora la cultura e historia de San Antonio, dio comienzo a las celebraciones el día jueves. La Ciudad de San Antonio da la bienvenida a residentes...


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April 17, 2015 Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation Presents 28 Statewide Preservation Awards at Ceremony in Athens

ATLANTA, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation presented 28 awards recognizing the best of preservation in Georgia during its 38th annual Preservation Awards ceremony April 17 in Athens, Ga. The Commons at the Imperial Hotel in Atlanta...


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April 17, 2015 Northern Dynasty Sets Annual Meeting of Shareholders and Provides Update on Its Annual Filings

VANCOUVER, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (TSX: NDM; NYSE MKT: NAK) ("Northern Dynasty" or the "Company") announces that it will hold its Annual General Meeting ("AGM") of Shareholders at 2:00 pm PST on Thursday, June 18, 2015.  In preparation for the...


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April 17, 2015 Colorado veterinarian and AVMA President Dr. Ted Cohn included in upcoming episode of Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr.

AVMA President, Dr. Ted Cohn discusses why cats don't go to the vet on Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr. airing on the Discovery Channel Monday, April 20, at 7:30 a.m. EST/PST and 6:30 a.m. CST.SCHAUMBURG, Ill., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Monday's episode of Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr. airing on the Discovery Channel will explore feline behavior, the value of veterinary care and efforts made by veterinarians to improve the health and welfare of America's...


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April 17, 2015 Health Canada proposes new measures to address antimicrobial resistance
OTTAWA, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Health Canada intends to propose new measures and strengthen regulations to encourage prudent use of antimicrobial drugs used in food-producing animals, particularly drugs that are considered medically important.  This effort is important to... more >
April 17, 2015 Dominion Virginia Power to Close All Coal Ash Ponds in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power will close all of the ash ponds at its Virginia power stations in compliance with standards established by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA)...


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April 17, 2015 La PDG de Value Retail, Desirée Bollier, intervient devant les principaux acteurs du secteur lors du 15e sommet annuel WTTC

http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnc/20150417/739943MADRID, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Les 15 et 16 avril, Value Retail, le créateur et gérant de la Collection de Villages en Europe et en Chine, s'est joint aux leaders du secteur du tourisme et des voyages du monde entier à l'occasion du 15e sommet annuel mondial du...


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April 17, 2015 Restaurant Brands International Inc. to Report First Quarter 2015 Results on April 27, 2015
OAKVILLE, ON, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Restaurant Brands International Inc. (TSX/NYSE: QSR) will release its first quarter 2015 financial results on Monday, April 27, 2015 and will host an investor conference call that morning at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The earnings call will be... more >
April 17, 2015 New Study Finds Caithness II Power Plant Will Save Long Island Hundreds of Millions of Dollars Annually in Electricity Costs, Improve Air Quality, And Reduce Need For Power Imports

YAPHANK, N.Y., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The findings of a study from General Electric Energy Consulting released today calls into question PSEG Long Island's  (PSEG-LI) decision to postpone construction of the Caithness Long Island II power plant (Caithness II). The study...


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April 17, 2015 Alpha Natural Resources Plans To Restore Compliance With NYSE Minimum Share Price Listing Standard

BRISTOL, Va., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) (the "Company"), a leading U.S. coal supplier, announced today that the Company has been notified by the New York Stock Exchange (the "NYSE") that its common stock does not currently satisfy one of the...


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April 17, 2015 Les Pétroles Global Inc. fined $1 million for gasoline price-fixing in Quebec

OTTAWA, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Les Pétroles Global Inc. has been fined $1 million by the Quebec Superior Court in Sherbrooke today for its role in fixing the price of retail gasoline in Victoriaville, Sherbrooke and Magog, Quebec. The Ontario company was charged in June 2008...


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April 17, 2015 Hanwha Q CELLS Files Its 2014 Annual Report on Form 20-F

SEOUL, South Korea, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:HQCL) (the "Company", or "Hanwha Q CELLS"), one of the world's largest photovoltaic manufacturer of high-quality, cost-competitive solar modules, today announced that it filed its annual report on Form...


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April 17, 2015 Christine Mason Soneral Promoted to Senior Vice President and General Counsel for ITC Holdings Corp.

NOVI, Mich., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) today announced that Christine Mason Soneral has been promoted to senior vice president and general counsel. She previously served as vice president and general counsel. Ms. Mason Soneral is responsible for...


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April 17, 2015 AZZ incorporated to Review Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results on Wednesday, April 22, 2015

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AZZ incorporated (NYSE:AZZ), a global provider of galvanizing services, welding solutions, specialty electrical equipment and highly engineered services, will conduct a conference call to review the financial results for the fourth quarter...


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April 17, 2015 Brick Brewing Provides Update on New Brewhouse at Kitchener Brewery

KITCHENER, ON, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Brick Brewing Co. Limited ("Brick" or the "Company") (TSX.BRB) today provided an update on the $9 million brewhouse expansion project underway at the Kitchener facility. The expansion represents the largest investment by Brick Brewing in the Company's...


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April 17, 2015 CPFL Energia divulga o Relatório Anual (Form 20-F) 2014 na SEC

SÃO PAULO, 17 de abril de 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A CPFL Energia S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: CPFE3 e NYSE: CPL) anuncia ao mercado que o relatório anual (Form 20-F) de 2014 foi arquivado na SEC (U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission), em 17/04/2015, e está disponível no site...


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April 17, 2015 Georgia Power marks groundbreaking of Fort Benning solar project

Georgia Power Chairman, President & CEO Paul Bowers discusses the importance of the Fort Benning 30 MW solar project to the state at the base on Friday, April 17. Bowers also noted the company's commitment to enhancing Georgia's position as a solar leader, and the extensive collaboration between the utility, the state's PSC and the U.S. Army needed to bring the project to construction.ATLANTA, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Leadership from Georgia Power, the U.S. Army, the U.S. Army Office of Energy Initiatives (OEI) and the General Services Administration (GSA) joined elected officials, community leaders and other dignitaries today at Fort Benning near Columbus...


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April 17, 2015 CPFL Energia files 2014 20-F Form Annual Report with the SEC

SAO PAULO, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CPFL Energia (NYSE: CPL and BM&FBOVESPA: CPFE3) announces that its 2014 20-F Form annual report has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on April 17, 2015 and is available on the company's Investor Relations...


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April 17, 2015 CEOs Support Bipartisan Trade Legislation
WASHINGTON, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The members of the American Business Conference (ABC), CEOs of midsize, job-creating companies, today expressed their support for new bipartisan legislation, the Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015... more >
April 17, 2015 Earth Day Network, NAACP National Voter Fund, Southwest Voter Registration Education Project, League Of Conservation Voters Commit To Registering One Million New Voters Who Support Climate Change By 2

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Earth Day Network is joined by NAACP National Voter Fund, Southwest Voter Registration Education Project (SVREP) and League of Conservation Voters in announcing their commitment to register one million new voters who support climate...


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April 17, 2015 Twenty-Five Pet Shelters Nationwide Benefit from Merrick Pet Care's 'Homeruns for Shelters' Facebook Program

Every homer feeds a pet: Merrick Pet Care donates nearly 50,000 meals to local pet shelters for Homeruns for Shelters.AMARILLO, Texas, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Now at the plate, local shelters! Merrick Pet Care is donating $25,000 in Merrick pet food – nearly 50,000 meals – to local pet shelters and animal rescues as part of its "Merrick's Homeruns for Shelters" campaign held this...


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April 17, 2015 Potomac Edison Installing New Conductors on Transmission Lines in West Virginia and Virginia to Enhance Reliability

WILLIAMSPORT, Md., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is installing new conductors on three 138,000-volt transmission lines in Jefferson County, West Virginia, and neighboring Clarke County, Virginia.  The $6 million project...


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April 17, 2015 Coronado Initiates Strategic Review of Assets

VANCOUVER, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Coronado Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: CRD) and (OTCQX: CRDAF) reports that following the appointment of the Company's new CEO, management has initiated a review of all assets of the Company including its power generation assets, platinum exploration...


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April 17, 2015 Angry Birds and Earth Day Network Announce New In-Game Experience to Fight Climate Change for 45th Anniversary of Earth Day

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rovio Entertainment, in cooperation with the Earth Day Network, will announce Angry Birds' "Champions for Earth" – an awareness driving in-game experience – at Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day, on April 18th, at the National...


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April 17, 2015 Living Essentials, LLC Launches Revamped 5-hour ENERGY® Web Store

Shop5HourEnergy offers auto delivery, monthly promotions, limited edition flavors and gear. Now Available with the Click of a ButtonFARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Living Essentials, LLC, announces the relaunch of the 5-hour ENERGY® web store, www.shop5hourenergy.com, which is fully stocked with fun gear and all varieties of the #1 selling energy shot.  The site also gives fans...


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April 17, 2015 Global brand strategy sets sights on consumers

CALGARY, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Canada Beef President Rob Meijer is proud to launch Canada Beef's next strategic road map with a series of videos and online materials highlighting the organization's primary objectives for the next three years (2015-17). The entire...


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