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Published: Thu, 25 May 2017 21:39:22 EDT

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Travel Insurance Coverage for Memorial Day Travel Delays, Explained by Squaremouth

Thu, 25 May 2017 19:03:00 EDT

(image) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, about 20% of travelers are delayed en route to their Memorial Day vacation, according to data from the United States Department of Transportation. Leading travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth, explains when travel...

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The City of Wilton Manors is Celebrating Pride Month with 2017 Stonewall Parade and Festival

Thu, 25 May 2017 19:00:00 EDT

(image) WILTON MANORS, Fla., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 17th consecutive year, the City of Wilton Manors will host the largest LGBT pride event in the greater Fort Lauderdale area. With more than 40,000 festival-goers from across the U.S. expected to attend, the 2017 Stonewall Parade...

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NASA to Air Launch of Next International Space Station Resupply Mission

Thu, 25 May 2017 18:15:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting its eleventh commercial resupply services mission to the International Space Station for 5:55 p.m. EDT Thursday, June 1. Launch coverage will begin on NASA Television and the agency's web...

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2017 Genesis G90 Named New England Motor Press Association's Best Luxury Winter Vehicle

Thu, 25 May 2017 18:00:00 EDT

(image) FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The New England Motor Press Association (NEMPA) has recognized the 2017 Genesis G90 as a winner of the Best Luxury Winter Vehicle Award. Today, winners were recognized during NEMPA's annual meeting and banquet at Massachusetts...

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Lockheed Martin's LM-100J Commercial Freighter Makes Successful First Flight

Thu, 25 May 2017 17:43:00 EDT

(image) MARIETTA, Ga., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The first Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) LM-100J commercial freighter aircraft achieved a critical milestone with the completion of its first flight here today. "I was proud to fly the first flight of our LM-100J. It performed flawlessly, as...

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Princess Cruises Debuts 2018-2019 Exotics Sailings

Thu, 25 May 2017 17:31:00 EDT

(image) SANTA CLARITA, Calif., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Princess Cruises has debuted its 2018-2019 Exotics program which will take guests to culturally rich and iconic cruise destinations around the globe. With more than 50 departures, ranging in length from three to 111 days, these worldwide...

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Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation Receives New ProMaster Van as AutoNation Celebrates 11 Million Vehicles Sold

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:30:00 EDT

(image) FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, is celebrating a record-breaking 11 million vehicles sold by thanking its community partners and customers, those who made this momentous occasion possible. In 11...

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Thu, 25 May 2017 16:30:00 EDT

(image) LAS VEGAS, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- — a trusted resource for LGBT+ travelers across the globe — today announced the launch of Let's get OUT there! SM  Let's get OUT there! is an initiative created to inspire LGBT+ travelers to explore fabulous dest...

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Kars4Kids Launches "Drive Human" Campaign to Promote Courteous Driving

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:29:00 EDT

(image) LAKEWOOD, N.J., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National nonprofit Kars4Kids is launching a wide-ranging awareness campaign ahead of the summer driving season to bring courtesy back to the road by reminding drivers they share the road with humans, not cars. The campaign leverages...

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The Valspar Corporation Expands Production Capacity for Automotive Refinish Coatings

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:16:00 EDT

(image) MINNEAPOLIS, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Valspar Corporation has expanded production capacity of its automotive refinish coatings products at U.S.-based manufacturing facilities. Recent technology and equipment upgrades at locations in Garland, Texas and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania have...

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Discover the SLO CAL Life at Exciting Seasonal Events

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:16:00 EDT

(image) SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- San Luis Obispo County (SLO CAL), located midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco on California's Central Coast, is gearing up for a bustling summer and fall of unique events. Play all year long in SLO CAL, where you will be...

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Spartan Motors to Attend the 14th Annual Craig-Hallum Institutional Investor Conference on May 31

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:15:00 EDT

(image) CHARLOTTE, Mich., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Spartan Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPAR) ("Spartan" or the "Company"), a global leader in specialty chassis and vehicle design, manufacturing and assembly, today announced its management will participate in the 14th Annual Craig-Hallum...

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Raytheon Company declares quarterly cash dividend

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:05:00 EDT

(image) WALTHAM, Mass., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.7975 per outstanding share of common stock. The cash dividend is payable on Aug. 3, 2017, to shareholders of record as of the...

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Scientific Games Wins 'Best Table Game Solution' in Asia Gaming Awards 2017

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:05:00 EDT

(image) LAS VEGAS, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or "the Company") today announced that it won 'Best Table Game Solution' in the Asia Gaming Awards 2017. A panel of independent judges selected Scientific Games for the top-place...

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EdgePoint advises PT Tech and AeroTorque in Sale to The Timken Company

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:58:00 EDT

(image) BEACHWOOD, Ohio, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- EdgePoint Capital announced that it served as the exclusive financial advisor to EBO Group in its sale of its subsidiaries PT Tech, Inc. and AeroTorque Corp (collectively, "PT Tech" or the "Company") to The Timken Company.  Terms of the transac...

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Financial Education Conference for Military, Veterans Scheduled for June 9

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:43:00 EDT

(image) HARRISBURG, Pa., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Veterans, members of any branch of the military, and their spouses and partners are invited to attend the "Making $ense of Finance" conference at Fort Indiantown Gap, on Friday, June 9, 2017, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. The...

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Now Open: Volcano Bay, Universal Orlando Resort's Third Amazing Theme Park

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:42:00 EDT

(image) ORLANDO, Fla., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A revolutionary water theme park has risen at Universal Orlando Resort – Universal's Volcano Bay is now open. Download photos of the water theme park and grand opening ceremony here:...

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The Sweet Return of Philipsburg

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:28:00 EDT

(image) HELENA, Mont., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- "Montana reaches into your soul," said Shirley Beck. "It's just an absolutely fantastic place." In Small Town Gem, the newest installment in the Discover Your #MontanaMoment video series from the Montana Office of Tourism and...

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President's Fiscal 2018 Budget for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works Program released

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:10:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The President's Budget for fiscal year 2018 (FY 2018) includes $5.002 billion in gross discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps). "The fiscal 2018 Civil Works budget for the U.S....

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A Whole New Jupiter: First Science Results from NASA's Juno Mission

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:08:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Early science results from NASA's Juno mission to Jupiter portray the largest planet in our solar system as a complex, gigantic, turbulent world, with Earth-sized polar cyclones, plunging storm systems that travel deep into the heart of...

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