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Thomson Reuters innovation award won by DRDO
New Delhi, Nov 18 (ANI): The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has been awarded the Thomson Reuters India Innovation Award for 2011 in "Hi-Tech Academic and Government" category. New Delhi, Nov 18 (ANI): The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has been awarded the Thomson Reuters India Innovation Award for 2011 in "Hi-Tech Academic and Government" category. ANI

Tihar jail inmates' products woo customers at trade fair
New Delhi, Nov 18 (ANI): The stall set up by inmates of Tihar jail at International Trade Fair in New Delhi witnessed heavy footfalls, as visitors were delighted to buy handicrafts and savouries at reasonable prices ANI

Thin Drives - The Next Generation of Portable Memory
Tablets are fast becoming the media device of choice nowadays for work and play, particularly with the advent of iPads and the Samsung Galaxy Tab into the mobile device market. With a volume of 19.5 million of media tablet sold in 2010, and the salesvolume is projected to reach over 200 million units by 2014 ACN Newswire

Eisai Enters into Japan Co-promotion Agreement with Novartis Pharma for COPD Therapies
Eisai Co. Ltd announced today that it has entered into a Japan co-promotion agreement with Novartis Pharma K.K. for three Novartis Pharma therapies for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) ACN Newswire

"K computer" Research Results Awarded ACM Gordon Bell Prize
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Toyota Plant in Mississippi Holds Line-off Ceremony
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi Inc. (TMMMS), TMC's vehicle manufacturing plant in Mississippi, United States, held a line-off ceremony today with Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour, TMC President Akio Toyoda, and TMMMS President Masafumi Hamaguchi in attendance ACN Newswire

Pacific Therapeutics (CNSX:PT) Begins Trading on the Canadian National Stock Exchange - Video Summary Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, November 17, 2011 - Pacific Therapeutics (CNSX:PT) is one of the latest new listings on the Canadian National Stock Exchange, better known as the CNSX, and trades under the symbol PT.InvestmentPitch.com has produced a ""video news alert"" giving an overview of this company. If this link is not enabled, please visit www.InvestmentPitch ACN Newswire

Avnel Gold (TSX:AVK) Receives Buy Recommendation from Dundee Capital Markets - Video Summary Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, November 17, 2011 - Dundee Capital Markets has released a research report for Avnel Gold Mining (TSX:AVK). Following Avnel's third quarter results, which reported production of 2,549 ounces of gold, analyst Paul Burchell reiterated his speculative buy recommendation.InvestmentPitch.com has produced a ""video news alert"" based on this report ACN Newswire

Sony Helps Support the Prevention of HIV and AIDS in Africa
Sony provided a high-definition (HD) video projector boasting a 7,000 lumen brightness, 150-inch screen, and professional switchers that are easy to carry and operate, to show movies and music videos, along with educational content, to the public at outdoor sites ACN Newswire

Minerals Technologies Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend
Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) yesterday declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable on December 15, 2011 to stockholders of record on November 30, 2011.Minerals Technologies Inc ACN Newswire

Applied Materials to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 18, 2011 -- Applied Materials, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMAT) will participate in two upcoming investor conferences.  On Tuesday, Nov. 29 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PT, George Davis, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will participate at the Credit Suisse 2011 Annual Technology Conference.  Mr ACN Newswire

QT Talk Announces the Release of New Smart Phone Applications
QT Talk Incorporated, a leader in prepaid international mobile long-distance, unveiled an update to its Pure Minutes cutting-edge mobile applications for the Android and Apple smartphones. These mobile applications allow the user to make international phone calls from their mobile handset with ease and efficiency MarketWire

Eastern Light Capital Sets Annual Meeting Date
Eastern Light Capital, Incorporated ("ELC" or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: ELC), a specialty lender organized as a real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced that its Board of Directors has set Wednesday, December 28, 2011 as the date for the annual meeting of shareholders. The meeting will be held at 10:00 a.m. at the Company's San Francisco, California headquarters MarketWire

Federal Jury Finds Police Officer Violated Mother's Right to Free Speech, Reports McJessy, Ching & Thompson, LLC
A federal jury returned a verdict in excess of half a million dollars against a Village of Westmont, Illinois police detective for having violated a mother's First Amendment rights by maliciously prosecuting her for a crime she did not commit. The arrest, prosecution and harassment of Dawn Zitzka occurred after Mrs MarketWire

Golden Phoenix Expresses Condolences for Passing of Board Member Clyde Harrison
The Board, Management and Staff of Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. expresses its condolences to the family and friends of Clyde Harrison who passed away on Thursday, November 17th. Clyde was a valued member of the Golden Phoenix Board of Directors whose insight, wisdom and humor will be missed by everyone who knew him. MarketWire

Mammoth Energy Group Releases Information on Concentration Levels at Laguna Lagunilla
Mammoth Energy Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MMTE), a lithium and alternative energy mining company, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary Compania Lithium Investments Limitada of Chile has announced its concessions located at Laguna Lagunilla are located adjacent to one of the leading mining companies in the world. MarketWire

RI Producer Chad A. Verdi's Film "Loosies" Is Now Available in Over 40 Million Homes Worldwide
Verdi Productions announced today that its film, "Loosies," is now available through major US cable distributors, as well as iTunes and the SundanceNow website. MarketWire

Quidel to Present at 23rd Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference
Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL), a leading provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions and cellular-based virology assays, announced today that it will present at the 23rd Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference to be held at The New York Palace Hotel in New York, New York on Tuesday, November 29, 2011. MarketWire

MOSAID Announces Receipt of Interim Order in Proposed Arrangement with Sterling Partners and Canadian Competition Act Approval
MOSAID Technologies Incorporated (TSX: MSD) today announced that it has obtained an interim order from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) approving various matters in connection with the special meeting of MOSAID shareholders MarketWire

$1.5 Million Jackpot Hit at Four Winds Hartford
Four Winds®, the premier gaming destination in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that a lucky W Club member from Fort Wayne, Ind MarketWire

Dorman Accelerates Growth for the Aftermarket -- Highlights From AAPEX 2011
Dorman Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: DORM) returns from the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo in Las Vegas geared up for 2012 after launching several new initiatives. The focus of the Dorman booth this year was "Accelerate Your Growth," creating value for our customers by growing the Aftermarket MarketWire

Lectra Serves as Georgia Soft Goods Educational Foundation's Platinum Sponsor, for Second Year
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Sikich Moves to New Corporate Headquarters in Naperville
Sikich LLP, a nationally-ranked top 50 public accounting and consulting firm (www.sikich.com), will on Monday officially take residence in its new corporate headquarters at 1415 W. Diehl Rd., Naperville, IL. The rapidly growing firm has signed a 12-year lease for approximately 80,000 square feet in the corporate Tellabs Inc MarketWire

59th Annual Piedmont Natural Gas Christmas Parade to Be the Largest in Nashville History
On December 2nd, Music City will live up to its legendary name as hundreds of performers, marching bands, parade floats and entertainment acts fill the streets of lower Broadway during the Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade. In its 59th year, the annual parade is set to be the largest in parade history featuring the most unique performances and the largest number of marching bands. MarketWire

Nationally Accredited School, Rio Salado College, Celebrates Northern Location Opening
Nationally accredited school, Rio Salado College celebrated the opening of its Northern location Wednesday, Nov. 9 at 8 a.m. The public was invited to attend the opening of the newly renovated facility which will serve as a regional support center at 1715 W. Northern Avenue in Phoenix. The celebration included a program, a ceremonial ribbon cutting and tours of the facility. MarketWire

Military Friendly School, Rio Salado College, Receives Recognition
Rio Salado College has been recognized for the third consecutive year as a 2012 Military Friendly School from G.I. Jobs, the premier magazine for military personnel transitioning into civilian life MarketWire

Rio Salado College Course Helps Job Seekers
Creative Job Hunting (CPD102AC) is a brand new college course offered through Rio Salado College's Counseling Services department. The two-credit elective is a comprehensive approach that will teach job seekers the strategic elements of their job search and address the psychological strain of prolonged unemployment. MarketWire

Ziegler Closes $36 Million Clermont Park Financing for Christian Living Communities
Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce the successful closing of a $24,445,000 fixed-rate placement issue and a $12,000,000 direct bank placement issue for Christian Living Communities (CLC). Stifel Nicolaus served as co-senior manager on this financing with Ziegler and provided considerable distribution support, especially to retail investors. MarketWire

Cambashi Predicts Growth in Technical Applications for Manufacturing Across Asia/Pacific Region
Today Cambashi released its market forecast figures for the Asia Pacific region derived from the Cambashi Country Observatory. The forecast predicts continued growth for technical software applications in the manufacturing industry sector. Among the larger economies, Cambashi expects Vietnam to have higher growth than India, second only to China in the region. MarketWire

Wall Street Reporter Interviews PHI Group Chairman and CEO, Henry Fahman
Henry Fahman, Chairman and CEO of PHI Group, Inc. (OTCQB: PHIE) (PINKSHEETS: PHIE), a company engaged in energy and natural resources, real estate development, and M&A advisory services, was interviewed November 18 by The Wall Street Reporter Senior Analyst Juan Costello MarketWire

Bridgewater, NJ Celebrates Green Your Town Day With Street Naming Ceremony at Municipal Complex
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Vet-Stem Announces Participation in the 2011 Stem Cell Meeting on the Mesa's Investor and Partnering Forum
Vet-Stem, Inc., today announced that Dr. Robert Harman, founder and CEO of Vet-Stem Regenerative Veterinary Medicine, will be presenting at the 2011 Stem Cell Meeting on the Mesa's Investor and Partnering Forum. MarketWire

Intersil's New 10 Amp Buck Regulator Delivers Exceptional Efficiency and Power Density
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) today introduced its newest 10A integrated FET synchronous buck regulator featuring excellent efficiency and power density. MarketWire

PGI Energy, Inc., Pythagoras Group, Inc., and River Gee County, in Liberia Announce Execution of Memorandum of Understanding
PGI Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PGIE) -- River Gee County in the Republic through its Economic and Business Development Trust (GEE TRUST Inc.) joins PGI Energy, Inc., and Pythagoras Group, Inc. to announce the formation of an agreement to contribute in developing the County's s infrastructure through humanitarian and economic processes MarketWire

Beauty Research Reviews Fragrance by Philosophy and The Art of Shaving
Beauty Research, a beauty blogging web site, reviewed fragrance products from Philosophy and The Art of Shaving in a recent article. Philosophy is a beauty brand that offers a variety of products including skin care, cosmetics and perfume as well as bath and body products. The Art of Shaving specializes in shaving products for men MarketWire

Tom Graham Appointed to WTO Appellate Body
Thomas R. Graham, the former chair of King & Spalding's international trade practice, has been appointed to serve as a member of the seven-person World Trade Organization Appellate Body. Graham, who was nominated for the position by U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk, will begin serving a four-year term of office in December 2011. MarketWire

Amazing Race's Alex Boylan Takes on His Next Adventure Featuring Compassion International in Original Web Series "Missions In Action"
Compassion International will be featured in Amazing Race winner Alex Boylan's interactive web series, Missions In Action. Alex will travel the globe, showing stories of the people and charities that are making a positive impact on the world today. Alex's adventures kick-off in a Compassion Child Development Center in the Philippines on November 17, 2011. MarketWire

Ilaria Venturini Fendi Awarded the Premier World Fashion Grand Prize in Seoul, South Korea
Ilaria Venturini Fendi was awarded the first Grand Prize by the World Fashion Development Program (WFDP), during a gala evening that took place in Seoul, South Korea, on November 14, hosted in part by the City of Seoul. Ilaria received the award by the hands of Franca Sozzani, editor-in-chief of Vogue Italia and recently appointed Goodwill Ambassador for Fashion4Development. MarketWire

Pipeline Ends Affiliate's Role in Block Market, Will Divest
Pipeline Financial Group, Inc. has announced that its subsidiary, Pipeline Trading Systems LLC, will no longer give another subsidiary, Milstream Securities LLC, access to Pipeline's Block Market. It further announced its decision to divest itself of the Milstream operation. MarketWire

Enterprise, National and Alamo Airport Reservations Jump 10 Percent for Thanksgiving Holiday
Airport car rental reservations for the Thanksgiving holiday are up more than 10 percent over last year for the Alamo Rent A Car, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental brands, all owned and operated by Enterprise Holdings. MarketWire

HotelTonight Raises $9 Million in B Round
HotelTonight, the mobile app innovator that offers deeply discounted same-day hotel deals, today announced it has secured a $9 Million Series B investment. The funding round was led by Battery Ventures and includes continued participation from Accel Partners and First Round Capital. Accel Partners will assume a seat on the board and Dave Morin will join as an advisor. MarketWire

Power Assure Named 2011 Cleantech Open Alumni of the Year
Power Assure®, Inc., a data center and energy management solutions provider, today announced it has been selected as a 2011 Cleantech Open Alumni of the Year by the Cleantech Open, the world's largest cleantech accelerator MarketWire

Southern California Thanksgiving Travel Continues to Bounce Back From 2008-2009
For the first time this year, the Automobile Club of Southern California is projecting an increase in holiday travel compared to 2010. The number of Southland residents expected to take Thanksgiving weekend vacations is expected to increase by 4.1 percent over last year to 3.3 million people. MarketWire

Matching Bucks for Babies
Join Homeward Bound, Arizona's largest transitional housing provider serving homeless and domestic violence families, as they embark upon the 13th Annual Baby Diaper Drive to collect baby supplies and emergency baby funds for Homeward Bound families. MarketWire

Fiorano Becomes First ITK Middleware Vendor to Be Awarded ITK R2 Certification by UK Department of Health
Fiorano Software, (www.fiorano.com) a leading provider of enterprise class business process integration and messaging infrastructure, today announced that its recently released Fiorano ITK Framework, built on the Fiorano SOA Platform has gained the prestigious UK Interoperability Toolkit (ITK) Version 2 Standards Accreditation. MarketWire

United Silver Corp. Signs Term Sheet for $6,000,000 Secured Convertible Notes
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TicketNetwork Advisory -- Cost of Roger Waters Tickets Ticks Upward in 2012
When rocker Roger Waters returns to North America for the 2012 leg of his Wall Live Tour, he will perform in front of fans who paid about $50 more for this tour's tickets than they did in 2010, which was the last time Waters toured stateside MarketWire

GMP to Retain Name, Adopt CVPS Sub-Brands, New Logo
The new company created by the merger of Green Mountain Power and Central Vermont Public Service (NYSE: CV) will be called "Green Mountain Power" and will adopt CVPS's three sub-brands and a new logo that connects the traditions and history of both companies. Pending the sale of CVPS to Gaz Métro, a leading Quebec energy company and GMP's parent, CVPS and GMP are expected to merge in 2012. MarketWire

New York Credit Union Helps Make RCC's International Student Thanksgiving a Success
Over 100 individuals including students, faculty, volunteers and community leaders came together to celebrate the 24th annual International Student Thanksgiving Luncheon at Rockland Community College on Wednesday afternoon MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Honored With 2011 China Market Electronic Component Manufacturers Award
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it has received a 2011 China Market Electronic Component Manufacturers Award (CMECMA) by China Electronic Market (CEM) magazine in the "Passive Components" category. MarketWire

Vitera Healthcare Solutions Adds Six Ambulatory Practices to Cloud-Based Intergy On-Demand
Vitera Healthcare Solutions today announced that it will provide electronic health records (EHR) and practice management solutions to six additional healthcare facilities throughout the United States through its cloud-based Vitera Intergy On-Demand. MarketWire

The Center for Vision Development Launches ChromaGen Technology in Austin
The Center for Vision Development, P.A., today announced that it is now offering ChromaGen lenses. ChromaGen is a life-changing aid for visual reading disorders often associated with dyslexia and an optical corrective solution for color deficiency, which is also known as color blindness MarketWire

Pedal the Cause Donates $1.325 Million to Support Cancer Research at the Siteman Cancer Center and St. Louis Children's Hospital
Pedal the Cause, an annual bike challenge with 100 percent of donations directed to cancer research at the Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine and St. Louis Children's Hospital, announced it raised $1.325 million during its Oct. 1 and 2 event MarketWire

Beyond Sprawl - Rethinking the Southwestern Economy, a New Series Analyzing the Housing Boom, Bust and Future -- Nov. 28-Dec. 2
Fronteras: the Changing America Desk reporters are visiting communities across the Southwest to gauge what life is like in a post economic housing boom. It's part of an all-new series called Beyond Sprawl - Rethinking the Southwestern Economy, Nov. 28-Dec. 2, on listener-supported KJZZ 91.5. MarketWire

PacMoore, a Dry Ingredient Blending Company, Receives "A" Rating for Annual BRC Audit
PacMoore, a leading external manufacturer specializing in dry ingredient blending, spray drying, re-packing and consumer packaging, recently completed its annual BRC audit performed by SAI Global Assurances Services. Both PacMoore facilities in Indiana met the requirements of the BRC Global Standard for Food Safety, achieving an "A" rating ensuring safe, quality processes and products. MarketWire

US Foods, Sentry Centers and Nourishing NYC Join Together to Give Thousands of New Yorkers a Healthy Thanksgiving
US Foods-Metro New York, Sentry Centers and Nourishing NYC have joined together to help provide a healthy and delicious Thanksgiving to more than 1,000 families in New York City, beginning with a hands-on cooking lesson for children on Saturday, November 19. MarketWire

Panjiva Co-Founder and CTO James Psota to Speak on Fostering a Spirit of Entrepreneurship
Panjiva, the leading source of objective information on global trade and overseas suppliers, today announced that co-founder and CTO James Psota will be part of a panel discussion on entrepreneurship at the MIT-China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (MIT-CHIEF). The event, which is taking place Nov. 19-20, 2011 at MIT in Cambridge, Mass MarketWire

Undertone(R) Appoints Chuck Gafvert as Senior Vice President, Operations and Technology
Undertone, which delivers quality display, high impact and video solutions for advertisers, today announced that Chuck Gafvert has joined the company as senior vice president, operations and technology. In this newly created role, Gafvert will lead a team responsible for managing global advertising operations and technology. MarketWire

Ranger Completes Drill Program on CX Property
Ranger Gold Corp. (OTCBB: RNGC) is pleased to announce the completion of its drill program on the CX property in Nye County, Nevada. The drill program included eleven drill holes with a total depth of 4470 feet. Drill holes were designed to test under alluvial cover for extensions of areas of known exposed mineralization. MarketWire

PayChest: First 100 Million Shares Retired in Buyback
PayChest Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PYCT) (the "Company") is pleased to announce receipt of the first shares to be retired under the recently announced share buyback program. MarketWire

Entest BioMedical and RenovoCyte Begin Pilot Study of "Universal Donor" Stem Cell Treatment of Canine Osteoarthritis
Entest BioMedical Inc. (OTCQB: ENTB) (PINKSHEETS: ENTB) and RenovoCyte LLC today announced the treatment of the first canine patient of a 10 dog pilot study utilizing Canine Endometrial Regenerative Cells (CERC) licensed from Medistem Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MEDS) in the treatment of canine osteoarthritis. The procedure was performed at Entest's McDonald Animal Hospital in Santa Barbara (http://www MarketWire

San Antonio Chiropractor Uses Spinal Decompression as an Alternative to Surgery
Dr. Donald Phillips, a doctor of chiropractic in San Antonio, has been using non-surgical spinal decompression to relieve his patients' back pain and neck pain for several years MarketWire

Winners Announced for Arizona Technology Council's 2011 Governor's Celebration of Innovation
During a prestigious gala at the Phoenix Convention Center that honors the state's best and brightest innovators, the Arizona Technology Council, in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority, announced winners for the 2011 Governor's Celebration of Innovation (GCOI) awards MarketWire

Royal Standard Minerals, Inc. (RYSMF) Announces the Appointment of Mr. Philip Gross to the Board of Directors
Royal Standard Minerals, Inc. (OTCBB: RYSMF) is pleased to announce that Mr. Philip Gross has joined the board as an independent non-executive director. Philip brings many years of commodity and investment experience to the group based on his extensive experience in both the physical and financial aspects of the industry MarketWire

TCS Receives 13 U.S. Patents for Advancements in Mobile Location and GIS Mapping Technology
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued TCS 13 patents related to mobile location and geographic information systems (GIS) mapping technology: MarketWire

LUXE City Guides Announces Free Shipping and the Latest Range of City Guides and Box Sets
Share the love for style and the passion for travel and gift friends and family a LUXE City Guide this holiday season. And now through December, LUXE City Guides is offering free shipping* when you purchase anything and everything at www.luxecityguides.com. MarketWire

Life360 Launches FamilyChannel, the First Secure and Private Group Messaging for Families
Life360 today announced it is the first location-based service to provide secure group messaging capabilities designed specifically for families. Now, the more than 5 million families using Life360's mobile safety app can rely on its FamilyChannel™ for convenient, secure and reliable communication. FamilyChannel also ensures privacy, so that family messages do not end up outside the family. MarketWire

Lincoln Chiropractor Makes Strides Against Breast Cancer
Dr. Teresa Larson, a provider of family chiropractic services at the Southwest Chiropractic Center, P.C. in Lincoln, Nebraska, recently participated in the local 2011 "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer" walk, where over $100,000 was raised to help save lives MarketWire

J. Crew and Minted Team Up to Raise Money for Teach For America
J. Crew Group, Inc. (http://www.jcrew.com/) a nationally recognized multi-channel retailer of women's, men's and children's apparel, and Minted (www.minted.com), the online design community and Internet commerce platform, have partnered to support Teach For America this holiday season. MarketWire

Health Enhancement Products, Inc. Expands Scientific Inquiry at Battelle as Isolated Molecules Are Tested for Bioactivity
The board directors of Health Enhancement Products, Inc. (OTCBB: HEPI), a Scottsdale, AZ-based food ingredients and nutraceutical enterprise, has authorized an expanded study of its algae extracts MarketWire

TexCom Announces Results of 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
TexCom, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TEXC) (the "Company" or "TexCom"), an environmental services company for the oil and gas industry, today announced the results of its Annual Meeting of Stockholders, held Wednesday morning, November 16, 2011, in Houston, Texas. MarketWire

Daxor Corporation Announces Intention to Register as an Investment Company Under the Investment Company Act of 1940
Daxor Corporation (NYSE Amex: DXR) MarketWire

TeraDiode Closes $10 Million Series B Funding Round
TeraDiode, a high power laser manufacturer, announced today that it has closed $10 million in Series B venture funding. The round was led by Argonaut Ventures I, LLC and includes Camros Capital, LLC as well as others. Stata Venture Partners, which invested $4 million in Series A funding in 2009, is also participating. MarketWire

SmithGroup Changes Name to SmithGroupJJR
SmithGroup, one of the nation's leading architecture, engineering and planning firms, today becomes SmithGroupJJR. MarketWire

NeuLion Unveils All-Access UFC Mobile App for Android Platform
The Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) and NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the true end-to-end technology service provider for delivering live and on-demand content to any Internet-enabled device, today announced the debut of a new UFC mobile app for Android. Fans of the UFC can stream live Pay-Per-View events via UFC.TV, Roku and now Android. MarketWire

Paul Ryan to Address 400 Healthcare and Finance Leaders at Close of Congressional Session
Lincoln Healthcare Events today announced that Congressman Paul Ryan (R-WI) will speak to over 400 senior-level healthcare provider and financial executives at the fifth annual HCap: Healthcare & Capital Conference on December 8 at 9:30 a.m. at the JW Marriott in Washington, D.C. MarketWire

DeMarcus Ware Breaks Down the "Anatomy of a Sack" and Officially Earns His Wings
All-Pro linebacker, DeMarcus Ware, who is on pace to break the all-time season sack record, stars in Red Bull Moments: The Anatomy of a Sack, a state-of-the-art video clip that debuts this week. This footage details the mental and physical approach to a sack MarketWire

StockTradersTalk Interviews Micro Imaging Technology, Inc. Chairman and CEO, Michael Brennan
Michael Brennan, CEO and Chairman of Micro Imaging Technology, Inc. (OTCBB: MMTC) (OTCQB: MMTC), the developer of a patented stand-alone optically-based pathogenic bacteria identification system, was interviewed November 17, 2011. The interview provided an overview of the Company, its technology and an update on the Company's recent achievements MarketWire

Axceler ControlPoint Sweeps 2011 Windows IT Pro SharePoint Awards, Recognized as Leader by Editors and Community
Axceler, the leader in Microsoft SharePoint governance, administration and migration software, today announced that the company's ControlPoint product was named by Penton Media's Windows IT Pro magazine as a gold medal winner of the "2011 Editors' Best Awards" and a bronze medal winner of the "2011 Community Choice Awards" in the SharePoint category MarketWire

Tsakos Energy Navigation Reports Financial Results for Nine Months and Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2011
Tsakos Energy Navigation Limited (NYSE: TNP) MarketWire

Major Shareholder of Godfather Media Retires 50 Million Shares
Godfather Media, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ENKG) announced that a major shareholder is retiring 50 million shares to the treasury. MarketWire

Unibar(R) ELS Enterprise(TM) Delivers Full Web Integration and Enterprise-Grade Security for Barcode and RFID Label Design and Printing
Unibar®, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Data Systems International, Inc. (DSI®), announces the release of ELS Enterprise™ 9.2, the leading solution for fast, reliable barcode and RFID label design and printing. MarketWire

Sale of Stratford Square Mall; Repurchase of Preferred Stock
Feldman Mall Properties, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FMLP) made the following announcements: MarketWire

Amwest Technology Announces Completion of Joint Venture With eMarketTeam
Amwest Imaging Incorporated (OTCBB: AMWI) is pleased to announce it has officially completed and signed a marketing and technology Joint Venture with eMarketTeam Holdings, LLC. MarketWire

Agile Therapeutics Honored as the 2011 Life Sciences Company of the Year by the New Jersey Technology Council
Agile Therapeutics, a pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing more convenient women's contraceptive products, yesterday was honored with the 2011 Life Science Company of the Year Award by the New Jersey Technology Council (NJTC), a not-for-profit organization supporting growth in New Jersey's various technology sectors, including health sciences. MarketWire

Tech Council of Maryland Unveils Winners of 2011 Mid-Atlantic CIO & CTO Live! Awards
The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM), Maryland's largest technology and biotechnology association with nearly 500 members employing more than 250,000 in the region, last night at its awards celebration announced the winners of the 2011 Mid-Atlantic CIO & CTO Live! Awards, which honor the region's best CIOs, CTOs, VPs of IT and senior IT leaders. MarketWire

G4S Selects Callidus Software Sales Coaching and Learning SaaS Solutions to Optimize Talent Development
Callidus Software Inc. (NASDAQ: CALD), the leader in Sales Performance Management (SPM), announced today that G4S, the world's largest security services provider, has selected Callidus' ForceLogix Sales Coaching and Litmos Learning Management solutions to optimize learning and talent development for a segment of its European sales organization MarketWire

J.M. Smucker Sees Strong Sales in Fiscal Second-Quarter 2012, but Costs Leave Bad Taste, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Food industry leader The J.M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM) (Orrville, Ohio) saw mixed results in the second quarter of the company's fiscal year 2012, as record quarterly sales growth and the positive effects of net price realization were offset by continuing cost inflation and the loss incurred from the divestiture of a brand MarketWire

Flu Season Gives Big Pharma $3.5 Billion Shot in Fiscal Arm, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The end of the year brings the holiday season and festivities, but it also marks the start of the influenza season and another round of flu shots. Worldwide, seasonal influenza kills an estimated 250,000 to 500,000 people each year. Tens of thousands of Americans die in a typical flu season MarketWire

Energy Efficient Heating for Winter-Long Indoor Comfort
In some areas, old man winter is already knocking furiously on the front door so right now may be the right time to save yourself some additional heating and energy expenses. Now is also a great time to talk about the virtues of investing in an energy efficient furnace to help lower costs and be comfortable this winter. MarketWire

American College of Education Sponsors Conference for Indiana Reading Teachers
American College of Education announces that more than 200 Indiana reading and literacy teachers attended a professional development conference at the Indianapolis Convention Center on Oct. 24 featuring literacy expert Louisa Moats, Ed.D MarketWire

China Infrastructure Investment Corporation Receives Delisting Decision Letter From Nasdaq
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MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 11/18
Occupy Phoenix, increasing broadband speed exponentially, auto leasing, economy, foreclosure investing; this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV is the internationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv MarketWire

The Russell Netherlands Defensive Index Reflected a +2.1% Return YTD Through November 15, While the Russell Middle East North Africa Defensive Index Posted a (-15.0%) Return for the Same Time Period
The Russell Netherlands Defensive Index posted a positive return of +2.1% year-to-date, while the Russell Middle East North Africa Defensive Index reflected a loss of (-15.0%) year-to-date through November 15. Quarter-to-date, the Russell Netherlands Defensive Index (+9.1%) outperformed the Russell Netherlands Dynamic Index (+4.2%) by 4.9 percentage points, through November 15. MarketWire

Baanto International Ltd. Launches New Additions to ShadowSense(TM) Open Frame Touchscreen Family with 17", 19" Wide, and 22" Wide E Series Products
Baanto International Ltd. ("Baanto™" or the "Company") a leading independent manufacturer of touchscreen and position sensing technologies and products, today announced the production release of three new members of the ShadowSense™ E Series touchscreen family MarketWire

AkzoNobel announces EUR45 million investment at Ningbo plant
AkzoNobel has announced its intentionto invest EUR45 million in a new DicumylPeroxide (DCP) plant at its Ningbo multi-site in China to meet a growinglocal,regional and global demand. Widely used as cross-linking agent for variouspolymers and copolymers, DCP can be found in a variety of products like shoesoles, cable insulation and construction insulation. MarketWire

Best Employee Benefits Practices Conference Featuring New England's Most Innovative Employers to Be Held by New England Employee Benefits Council Dec. 8, Waltham
New England's Best Benefits Practices of 2011, a daylong conference featuring the most innovative benefits programs in the region, will be held December 8 in Waltham, Mass. It is sponsored by the New England Employee Benefits Council (NEEBC), which advances knowledge and education in employee benefits. MarketWire

Insurance Choices Will Be Topic on WATD Nov. 19 on "McNamara On Money" Hosted by Longfellow Benefits' Silva
Lisa Silva, senior VP of Longfellow Benefits, will discuss insurance choices on "McNamara On Money" on WATD 95.9 FM in Marshfield, Mass., on Saturday, November 19, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. The show also will be broadcast live on the Web at www.959watd.com. MarketWire

Barry Callebaut and P.T. Comextra Majora enter into joint venture in Indonesia
Barry Callebaut AG /Barry Callebaut and P.T. Comextra Majora enter into joint venture inIndonesia. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. New cocoa partnership between two leading companiesBarry Callebaut and P.T MarketWire

Moen(R) Daily Insights -- A Weeklong Series of Research Into the Lives of Today's Homeowners
The recession has tightened our purse strings. Our discretionary income (if available) has become discretionary thrift, cutting back on spending and separating our wants from our needs. But at what point do today's homeowners reach "frugal fatigue?" MarketWire

United States Oil and Gas Corp Reports Financial Results for Quarter
United States Oil and Gas Corp (OTCQB: USOG) (PINKSHEETS: USOG) announced the filing of its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q and its financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2011. The following are highlights from the report. MarketWire

Golar LNG Dividend Information
Reference is made to the third quarter2011 results released on November17, 2011. Golar LNG will be trading ex-dividend of a total dividend of$0.30 pershare on December 8, 2011. The record date is December 12, 2011 and thedividendwill be paid on or about December 22, 2011. MarketWire

BroadSoft Announces Participation at Upcoming Investment Conferences
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced that Jim Tholen, Chief Financial Officer, will participate in two upcoming investment conferences: MarketWire

VOLTA FINANCE - OCTOBER MONTHLY REPORT
NOT FOR RELEASE, DISTRIBUTION OR PUBLICATION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES GlobeNewswire

Outotec to deliver copper Flash Smelting and Flash Converting technology to China
OUTOTEC OYJ PRESS RELEASE, NOVEMBER 18, 2011 AT 3:00 PM GlobeNewswire

Rejlers acquires the business activity of design and consulting services in the industry and energy sectors from Ramboll Finland
Rejlers subsidiary Rejlers Oy in Finland has acquired the business activity of design and consulting services in automation and electricity from Ramboll Finland Oy. The turnover of the acquired business is about M€ 5.5 in 2011 and it has about 70 employees. The acquisition also includes the business activity Ramboll Finland acquired from Jyvästek Oy GlobeNewswire

SBX - Agreement for financial restructuring and industrial partnership
Cyprus, 18 November 2011 - Reference is made to the stock exchange notices dated 8 August 2011 and 3 October 2011 regarding SeaBird Exploration PLC's ("SeaBird" or the "Company") evaluation of financing alternatives and the signing of a letter of intent (the "LOI") with Fugro Norway AS ("Fugro") regarding sale of the OBN business GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Governance, Risk & Compliance Announces 7th Annual Compliance Awards Winners
Premier compliance industry awards recognise achievements of compliance professionals GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom completes share repurchases program
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 18.11.2011 at 11.50 GlobeNewswire

GOGL - Q3 2011 Presentation
Please find enclosed the presentation of the Third Quarter 2011 Results, held in the morning on Friday November 18, 2011 GlobeNewswire

Noreco divests Brynhild field
Stavanger, 18 November 2011: Norwegian Energy Company (Noreco) has entered into an agreement to sell its 20 percent share of license PL148 in the North Sea to Lundin Petroleum. The license contains the oil discovery Brynhild (previously called Nemo), where a Plan for Development and Operations (PDO) was recently approved by Norwegian authorities. Noreco will receive a consideration of USD 2 GlobeNewswire

ALDATA APPOINTED ROY J. SIMRELL AS PRESIDENT AND CEO
Aldata Solution OyjSTOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE18 November 2011 at 9.15 a.m. (EET)ALDATA APPOINTED ROY J. SIMRELL AS PRESIDENT AND CEOThe Board of Directors of Aldata has decided to appoint Mr. Roy J. Simrell as the President and CEO of Aldata Solution Oyj, as of 1 December 2011.Mr. Simrell, born in 1965, has 25 years of broad experience in retail technology, software development and IT services GlobeNewswire

Kemira changes outlook for full-year 2011 due to weakening market conditions
Kemira OyjStock exchange releaseNovember 18, 2011 at 9.30 am (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

GOGL - Interim Results for the Quarter and Nine Months ended September 30, 2011
Highlights·         Golden Ocean reports profit of $11 GlobeNewswire

Eurocastle announces resignation of Wesley R. Edens and appointment of Peter Smith
EUROCASTLE INVESTMENT LIMITED GlobeNewswire

Eurocastle Investment Limited and subsidiaries - Interim Management Statement as at 18 November 2011
Press Release18 November 2011 GlobeNewswire

AkzoNobel announces €45 million investment at Ningbo plant
November 18, 2011 GlobeNewswire

TERRESTAR CORPORATION AND CERTAIN OF ITS PREFERRED SHAREHOLDERS FILED AN OBJECTION TO ELEKTROBIT CORPORATION'S CLAIMS IN THE REORGANISATION CASE OF TERRESTAR CORPORATION
STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE Free for publication on November 18, 2011, at 8.30 a.m. (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Q3 2011: Interim consolidated financial information
Stable fleet performance and solid outlook GlobeNewswire

SEB divests its Ukrainian retail business to Eurobank Group
SEB has signed an agreement to sell its retail banking operations in Ukraine to Eurobank Group. SEB's business in Ukraine is limited: at mid-year 2011, loan volumes amounted to less than SEK 2bn. GlobeNewswire

RomReal : Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Investor Presentation
RomReal hereby announces the highlights in connection with the Q3 2011 results: GlobeNewswire

ALDATA REVISES ITS FULL YEAR EBIT GUIDANCE DUE TO COSTS ARISING FROM CHANGE OF CEO
Aldata Solution OyjSTOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE18 November 2011 at 9.20 a.m. (EET)ALDATA REVISES ITS FULL YEAR EBIT GUIDANCE DUE TO COSTS ARISING FROM CHANGE OF CEOAldata now expects the full year 2011 to generate a loss at operating result, EBIT, level due to additional costs arising from the compensation for loss of office due to Mr. Bertrand Sciard, Aldata's President and CEO GlobeNewswire

Quarterly information HL Display Holding Group January - September 2011
Net sales for January - September increased by 1 percent and amounted to MSEK 1 233 (1 226). Adjusted for currency effects, net sales increased by 8 percent. Operating profit for the period was MSEK 84 (75) excluding non-recurring costs of MSEK -20 (-17). Profit margin (EBIT), excluding non-recurring costs, amounted to 6.8 (6.1) percent. Net profit amounted to MSEK 26 (23) GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG Dividend Information
Reference is made to the third quarter 2011 results released on November 17, 2011. Golar LNG will be trading ex-dividend of a total dividend of $0.30 per share on December 8, 2011. The record date is December 12, 2011 and the dividend will be paid on or about December 22, 2011. GlobeNewswire

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