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Published: Sat, 10 Dec 2016 21:15:53 EST

Last Build Date: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:31:00 EST


New Hours-of-Service Restart Law a Victory for Highway Safety

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:31:00 EST

(image) ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the American Trucking Associations thanked Congress for enacting a fix to the hours-of-service restart that will restore the regulation to the pre-July 2013 version and reduce crash risk on our nation's highways....

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Workers At Oakland Intermodal Company Vote To Join Teamsters Local 70

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:33:00 EST

(image) OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Workers at an intermodal rail transportation company in Oakland voted today to form their union as members of Teamsters Local 70 in an effort to achieve a more secure future for themselves and their families. The drivers, crane...

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Trailer Bridge Announces Further Extension Of Exchange And Tender Offers And Amendment To Tender Condition

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:00:00 EST

(image) JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Trailer Bridge, Inc. (the "Company") today announced that it has amended the "Minimum Tender Condition" to the Company's previously announced offers to acquire all of the outstanding secured notes due 2017 of the Company (the "Notes") in...

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NASA Invites Media to Visit 360-Degree Virtual Air Traffic Control Tower at Ames Research Center

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:22:00 EST

(image) SILICON VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As millions of Americans prepare to travel over the holidays, NASA is working to help make their experience even smoother, safer and more efficient, thanks to FutureFlight Central, a full-scale, simulated air traffic control...

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Crystal Group Inc. Congratulates Iowa Quality Center's Student TEAM Award Winner, Cedar Rapids Jefferson High School

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:58:00 EST

(image) HIAWATHA, Iowa, Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Crystal Group Inc., a leader in rugged computer hardware, specializing in design and manufacture of custom and commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) rugged servers, embedded computing, networking, displays, power supplies, and data storage for high...

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Titan International, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter Cash Dividend

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:00:00 EST

(image) QUINCY, Ill., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Titan International, Inc. has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $.005 (one half cent) per common share for the fourth quarter of 2016. The cash dividend is payable Friday, January 13, 2017, to stockholders of record...

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U.S. Vessel Documentation Expedites Marine Vessel Documentation Process to Record Low Times

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:00:00 EST

(image) LOS ANGELES, Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Logo - U.S. Vessel Documentation, the online portal for Coast Guard documentation in the United States, has announced completion of a comprehensive overhaul of its service website....

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AMFORM Manufacturing Plant Closes in Glendale

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:59:00 EST

(image) GLENDALE, Ariz., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Haul has ceased operations at its American Fabricators of Raw Materials plant, or AMFORM, located at 4650 W. Pasadena. U-Haul continues to own the property but plans for the building are still being considered, plant president Cedric...

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Georgia Power dedicates new 30-MW solar facility at Fort Stewart

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:52:00 EST

(image) ATLANTA, Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders from Georgia Power and the U.S. Army joined elected officials, community leaders and other dignitaries at Fort Stewart near Hinesville, Ga. today to dedicate a new 30 megawatt (MW) on-base solar facility. The 30 MW alternating current, or 42...

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Xenia Hotels & Resorts Declares Dividend For Fourth Quarter 2016

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:30:00 EST

(image) ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Xenia Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: XHR) ("Xenia" or the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a cash dividend of $0.275 per share of the Company's common stock for the fourth quarter 2016. The dividend will...

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Thor Announces Results Of Annual Meeting Of Shareholders

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:15:00 EST

(image) ELKHART, Ind., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced the results of voting at its annual meeting of shareholders held on December 9, 2016. At the meeting, approximately 90.5% of the eligible votes were cast in person or by proxy for the election of...

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Princess Cruises Offers Exceptional Cruise Deals During Great Getaways Sale

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:57:00 EST

(image) SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Princess Cruises is offering fares from $349 on getaway cruises to the Caribbean, Mexico and the West Coast during the Great Getaways Sale, based on double occupancy. Guests will enjoy fantastic destinations, as well as signature...

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Time To Cross Havana Off Your Travel Wish List

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:10:00 EST

(image) MIAMI, Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- American travelers have long imagined what it would be like to salsa, mambo and rumba the night away in Havana's many clubs or sit down for an authentic Ropa Vieja (shredded beef) and Moros y Cristianos (rice and beans).  The tide has turned as Azamara C...

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Former Ritz-Carlton Executive Steven Holt Joins 360bespoke As Its Chief Travel And Luxury Officer

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:05:00 EST

(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 360bespoke, New York's fastest-growing media agency, announced today five key additions to the firm as it continues to establish itself as a destination for global talents and brands in the luxury space. Steven H. Holt, former Regional Director,...

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Couples Resorts Redefines Luxury All-Inclusive

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:02:00 EST

(image) OCHO RIOS, Jamaica, Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Couples Resorts today announces the Oasis Spa Villas, Jamaica's first Spa-Inclusive offering at its flagship resort Couples Tower Isle, Ocho Rios, Jamaica. With each stay, each day, guests staying the in the ultra-luxurious Oasis Spa Villa...

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LivePerson introduces new mobile app for automotive and real estate brands

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:00:00 EST

(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- LivePerson, Inc. (Nasdaq: LPSN), the leading provider of cloud mobile and online business messaging solutions, announced today a completely new Contact At Once! mobile agent app. Available on both iOS and Android, it allows brand representatives...

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The May Firm Launches "Safe and Sober--Free Cab Ride" Program for New Year's Eve

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:00:00 EST

(image) SAN DIEGO, Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- It is known that New Year's Eve is usually one of the biggest drinking nights of the entire year, and drunk driving numbers are at the highest during that last/first night. Hoping to help prevent devastating injuries throughout the community during...

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Titan International, Inc. Names Paul Reitz Next CEO

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:44:00 EST

(image) QUINCY, Ill., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors ("the Board") of Titan International, Inc. (the "Company" or "Titan") has promoted Mr. Paul G. Reitz to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and President effective January 1, 2017. Maurice Taylor, Chairman, states, "This has...

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AutoGravity Named A Top Workplace In Orange County

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:22:00 EST

(image) IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoGravity, a FinTech pioneer empowering car shoppers with a revolutionary new way to buy and finance their cars, has been named a 2016 Top Workplace award winner by The Orange County Register. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the...

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Veterans Join Wounded Warrior Project for Turkey Trot 5K

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:14:00 EST

(image) JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In anticipation of delicious – and filling – holiday meals, many families are looking for ways to get out and stay physically active, and that is just what a group of veterans did with Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP)...

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