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Joint Statement by Heads of Un Humanitarian Agencies On Syria

NEW YORK, GENEVA and ROME, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One year ago, as leaders of UN agencies struggling to deal with the growing human impact of the Syrian crisis, we issued an urgent appeal on behalf of millions of people whose lives and futures hang in the balance: Enough, we said, enough! That appeal has gone largely unanswered. The war escalates in many areas. The humanitarian situation deteriorates day after day. And for the civilians remaining in the cities of Aleppo and...

Illegal Immigrants Present Significant Flight Risks ; 76% of Those Free Pending Trial Evaded Immigration Court

WASHINGTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public safety is threatened by a justice system and enforcement agencies that tolerate, if not encourage, court evasion by those in the country illegally. A new Center for Immigration Studies backgrounder finds that many of the illegal immigrants allowed to remain free pending trial never appear in court. In fact, many flee when released from detention. A case now working its way to the U.S. Supreme Court will focus attention on these flig...

Robotic Automation Specialist Blue Prism Partners with Sson for European Shared Services Meeting

LONDON and DUBLIN, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With global news outlets and social media feeds raging about robotic automation, it's no surprise that Global Hot 100 Company Blue Prism, with its robotic automation software platform, has taken centre stage.

Twenty-One European Cities Advance in Bloomberg Philanthropies' Mayors Challenge Competition to Create Innovative Solutions to Urban Challenges ; Finalists From Field of 155 Applicants Are in the Running to Receive a Total of Eur 9 Million; Cities Will Convene at Bloomberg 'Ideas Camp,' Refine and Resubmit Proposals in Summer

NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bloomberg Philanthropies today revealed the 21 European cities that have emerged as final contenders in its 2013-2014 Mayors Challenge, a competition to inspire cities to generate innovative ideas that solve major challenges and improve city life, and that ultimately can spread to other cities. One grand prize winner will receive EUR 5 million for the most creative and transferable idea. Four additional cities will be awarded EUR 1 million, and all wil...

U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for April 23

WASHINGTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST PUBLIC SCHOOL

Frost & Sullivan: Strong Activity in the Manufacturing and Oil and Gas Sectors Drives Western European Above-the-Neck Ppe Market ; Customised and Adaptable Personal Protective Equipment Vital for Market Participants to Widen Their Customer Base

LONDON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Increased activity in end- user industries such as manufacturing and oil and gas is expected to boost the adoption of above-the-neck personal protective equipment (PPE) across Western Europe. Opportunities abound, particularly in the manufacturing sector, where new jobs are being created due to in- shoring. Market participants will be looking to exploit these trends by rolling out customised, adaptable PPE that are fashionable and high on quality. New an...

Ballard Power Systems, Inc. Analyst Investigation: Leading Contender in the Nascent Fuel Cell Market - Alternative Energy Solutions Critical for Future Economic Growth by Brokerbank Securities, Inc.

NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLDP), is building a clean energy growth company that is already recognized as a leader in proton exchange membrane ("PEM") fuel cell development and commercialization. A fuel cell is an environmentally clean electrochemical device that combines hydrogen fuel with oxygen to produce electricity. The hydrogen fuel can be obtained from natural gas, kerosene, methanol or other hydrocarbon fuels, or from water through el...

Santacruz Silver Mining Begins Trading On Otcqx(R)

NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. (TSX- V: SCZ; OTCQX: SZSMF), a Mexico-focused silver exploration and production company, has been approved to trade on OTCQX(R), the best marketplace with qualified companies. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110118/MM31963LOGO

Mcgladrey Shares Three Government Tech Trends for 2014

CHICAGO, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Big data, transparency and mobility are frequently heard technology buzz terms, but what do they truly mean for government entities? McGladrey's Using technology to your advantage: Three government trends in 2014 explains that organizations must fully understand how each can impact operations, what questions to ask and how to set priorities, evaluate options, establish budgets and allocate the right resources. Government organizations typically manage a...

Davita Expands Kidney Care Services in Malaysia ; Acquires Sinar Indentiti Clinics in Seremban

SEREMBAN, Malaysia, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, today announced it acquired three hemodialysis centers from Malaysian dialysis provider Sinar Indentiti Sbn Bhd, further expanding its care of kidney patients in the country. "DaVita is committed to raising the standard of care for chronic kidney disease patients in Malaysia," said Atul Mathur, president of DaVita Kidn...

Rbc Investor & Treasury Services Quarterly Survey: Canadian Pensions Extend Gains to First Quarter

TORONTO, April 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Pension assets rose for a third successive quarter as global financial markets continued to progress during the first quarter, according to the latest survey from RBC Investor & Treasury Services. Within the $520 billion RBC Investor & Treasury Services All Plan universe - the industry's most comprehensive universe of Canadian pension plans - defined benefit (DB) pension assets returned 4.8 per cent during the three months ending March 31, 2014, bringing 12 mon...

Patriot Coal to Reduce Coal Production

ST. LOUIS, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC Pink: PATCA) today issued WARN Act notices at its Wells mining complex located near Wharton, West Virginia, and also at its Corridor G mining complex located near Danville, West Virginia. The Wells complex, which includes the Black Stallion Mine, CC10 Mine, and Wells preparation plant, employs 450 people and produced 1.4 million tons of metallurgical coal in 2013. The Corridor G complex, which includes the Hobet 21 Mine a...

Deadline Is May 9th for High School Students Applying to General Tommy Franks' Four Star Leadership Program

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The May 9 deadline for applications to the General Tommy Franks' Four-Star Leadership Institute draws near for high school students seeking entry to the prestigious leadership program. Only 50 students will be chosen to participate. They will meet with authors, politicians and global thought leaders, and participate in leadership training, policy debate and speech competition. Students will receive free travel, room, and board to the Ju...

Canadian Consumer Spending Flat in the First Quarter of 2014

Moneris Spending Report shows a 0.84 per cent increase; long winter a key contributor TORONTO, April 23, 2014 /CNW/ - As temperatures dropped, Canadian consumer spending cooled down too, according to Moneris Solutions Corporation ("Moneris"), Canada's largest credit and debit card processor.

Kroger Certifies 500th Energy Star Store

CINCINNATI, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that its Fry's Marketplace located on West Bell Road and I-17 in Phoenix is the Kroger family of store's 500th location to earn the ENERGY STAR designation from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of Energy. "Kroger is a shining example that improving the energy efficiency of our nation's buildings is not only good for business, it's critical to protecting the climate," said Jean Lupi...

Sba Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Georgia Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

ATLANTA, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private non-profit organizations of all sizes located in Camden and Charlton counties in Georgia as a result of freeze and frost on Jan. 7 - 31, 2014. "These counties are eligible because they are contiguous to one or more primary...

Sba Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Alabama Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

ATLANTA, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private non-profit organizations of all sizes located in Covington, Escambia and Geneva counties in Alabama as a result of freeze and frost on Jan. 7 - 31, 2014. "These counties are eligible because they are contiguous to one or m...

New Teamsters Report Details Mounting Liabilities for One of Republic Services' Nuclear Waste Landfills ; Is Bridgeton, Missouri the Tip of the Toxic Landfill Iceberg?

WASHINGTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Teamsters released a report that details the escalating costs to the public and investors for Republic Services, Inc's [NYSE: RSG] mismanagement of its Bridgeton/West Lake Superfund landfill in Bridgeton, Mo. The nuclear waste remediation has already cost Republic Services $219 million and may cost much more if the Army Corps of Engineers takes over the site. According to the report, "Republic Services Toxic Investments: Liabili...

/C O R R E C T I O N -- Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United/

In the news release, North Adams Regional Hospital Nurses To Be Outside and Inside U.S. District Court in Springfield Thursday For Hearing on Status of Bankruptcy Filing by Hospital Owner, issued 23- Apr-2014 by Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United over PR Newswire, we are advised by the organization that the information in two of the subheads is incorrect. "April 24, Hearing Scheduled for 3 p.m." should read "April 24, Hearing Scheduled for 10 a.m." Below that, the line re...

Mz North America's President to Speak On Ipo Panel at Growth Capital Expo in Las Vegas

SAN DIEGO, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MZ, the world's largest independent investor relations company and a benchmark for innovation in the financial communications market, today announced that Ted Haberfield, President of MZ North America, will participate in the IPO Boot Camp panel discussions at the inaugural Growth Capital Conference in Las Vegas from 2:00 to 6:00 pm PT on April 29, 2014. MZ works with company executives to support their clients' capital markets and corporate communica...

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