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Saxena White P.A. Files Securities Fraud Class Action Against PhotoMedex, Inc.
Saxena White P.A. has filed a securities fraud class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania against PhotoMedex, Inc. ("PhotoMedex" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: PHMD) on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the common stock of the Company during the period from November 7, 2012 through November 14, 2013 (the "Class Period"). MarketWire

The New Ireland Fund - Quarterly Portfolio Update as of October 31, 2013
Investment Objective: The New Ireland Fund, Inc. (NYSE: IRL), a closed-end diversified investment company, seeks long-term capital appreciation through investment of at least 80% of its assets in a portfolio of Irish securities. The Fund is designed for U.S. and other investors who wish to participate in the Irish securities markets. MarketWire

Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: Share Buyback Program Update
Thunderbird Resorts Inc. ("Thunderbird" or "Group") (FRANKFURT: 4TR)(EURONEXT: TBIRD) reports that between November 18, 2013 and November 22, 2013, Thunderbird purchased approximately 9,457 of its own freely tradable shares on the NYSE Euronext at an average price of approximately USD $0.92 per share MarketWire


Serica Energy plc - Holding(s) in Company
Serica Energy plc (TSX: SQZ) MarketWire

Flowserve Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.14 Per Share
DALLAS, November 21, 2013 - Flowserve Corporation. (NYSE: FLS), a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, today announced that its board of directors has authorized a quarterly cash dividend of $0.14 per share on the company's outstanding shares of common stock.  GlobeNewswire

St. Anthony's Kicks Off Annual Curbside Donation Drive: Organizers' Goal Is to Collect 1,000 Turkeys Before Thanksgiving
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Greenware(R) Cups Now Available on
KALAMAZOO, MI--(Marketwired - November 22, 2013) - Greenware® cold drink cups are now available for purchase through, the online destination for remarkable natural and organic products. Just in time for holiday entertaining, Greenware® 18-oz cold drink cups are available in 20-count packages on Abesmarket MarketWire

Jotul North America and North American Dealers Cut Wood Stove Emissions by 87% With Changeout Program
GORHAM, ME--(Marketwired - November 22, 2013) - This summer, Jøtul North America (Jøtul NA) partnered with wood stove dealers in a national woodstove changeout program. Dealers across North America participated to encourage consumers to trade out older wood stoves for newer, cleaner burning models. MarketWire

Aquavolve, LLC Debuts Revolutionary Eole Water Making Systems & Announces Charitable Affiliation w/Benevolent Water Aid, Inc. for Clean Water
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - November 22, 2013) - Today Aquavolve, LLC ( announced a charitable affiliation with Benevolent Water Aid, Inc. to fund bringing clean water where it is needed globally. MarketWire

Cloudeeva Has Signed a Letter of Intent Considering a Voluntary Takeover Offer
LINZ, AUSTRIA--(Marketwired - November 22, 2013) - Cloudeeva, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SYAI) ("Cloudeeva" or the "Company"), a global cloud and technology company specializing in Cloud, Big Data and Mobility solutions and services and S&T AG (ISIN AT0000A0E9W5, WKN A0X9EJ, SANT), have signed a Letter of Intent MarketWire

The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa to Host Dancing Favorite Karina Smirnoff for a Weekend of DanceFIT-KS

Axiometrics Research Shows Typical Seasonal Slowdown for Apartment Market in October
DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - November 22, 2013) - Axiometrics Inc., the leading provider of apartment data and research, reported today that the apartment market in October demonstrated typical seasonal slowing in effective rent growth and occupancy. For the month, annual effective rent growth measured 2 MarketWire

Lund International Premium Brands Receive Awards at 2013 SEMA Show
BUFORD, GA--(Marketwired - November 22, 2013) - Lund International, a leader and innovator in the automotive aftermarket accessories industry, was recently recognized at the 2013 SEMA Show for outstanding performances by the company's premium brands LUND and the recently acquired brand AMP Research MarketWire

United Nations, International Aid Organizations Join David Guetta to Launch 'One Voice' Video
International music star David Guetta, together with the United Nations and international aid organizations tonight launched a music video for the new track 'One Voice', in support of "The World Needs More___" campaign to raise funds for humanitarian emergencies. The track and video were penned and performed for the campaign by music artist Mikky Ekko. MarketWire

PHOTOMEDEX 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 PhotoMedex, Inc. - PHMD
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until January 21, 2014 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against PhotoMedex, Inc MarketWire

QUALITY SYSTEMS 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 Quality Systems, Inc. - QSII
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until January 21, 2014 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Quality Systems, Inc MarketWire

Assembly Member Sharon Quirk-Silva Vows to Protect Prop 13 and Oppose Split Roll
Orange County Business Council (OCBC) welcomed Assembly Member Sharon Quirk-Silva, California State Assembly, 65th District, to its Advocacy and Government Affairs Committee meeting today MarketWire

FormFactor to Participate in the Second Annual Midtown CAP Summit
FormFactor Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM) is pleased to announce its participation in the 2nd Annual Midtown CAP Summit at the Marriott Marquis in New York held on December 11, 2013. MarketWire

TREMOR VIDEO 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 Tremor Video, Inc. - TRMR
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until January 21, 2014 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Tremor Video, Inc MarketWire

EyeVerify Wins International Startup Competition After Finishing First in U.S. Finals at Kauffman Foundation
Kansas City, Kan.-based startup EyeVerify today won "Get in the Ring: The Investment Battle," an international startup pitch competition. The tech startup brings home the title of world champion and the potential for up to EUR 1,000,000, or approximately $1.3 million, in angel investment. MarketWire

EPCOR Water (New Mexico) Inc. to Acquire Thunder Mountain Water Company
On November 20, 2013, EPCOR Water (New Mexico) Inc. (EPCOR NM), a wholly owned subsidiary of EPCOR Water (USA) Inc. (EPCOR USA) and an indirect subsidiary of EPCOR Utilities Inc. (EPCOR or the Company), received approval from the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (NMPRC) to purchase substantially all of the assets of Thunder Mountain Water Company. MarketWire

Adherex Announces Closing of Private Placement
Adherex Technologies Inc. (the "Company" or "Adherex") (TSX: AXH)(OTCQB: ADHXF), announced today that it has completed the previously-announced non-brokered private placement (the "Offering") of 4,000,000 units for gross proceeds of US$1,600,000. Each unit (a "Unit") was issued at a price of $0 MarketWire

iMedicor Announces Departure of Former Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors Fred Zolla
iMedicor, Inc. (OTC Pink: VMCI), a Nevada corporation, formerly known as Vemics, Inc. (the "Company"), a builder of portal-based, virtual work and learning environments for the healthcare and related industries, announced the departure of Fred H. Zolla as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective as of the close of business on November 18, 2013. MarketWire

Ellen Kurr Receives SoMe Impact Award at Midwest Social Media Summit
Northeast Ohio's leading Cloud and IT services provider, AtNetPlus, Inc., today announced that Ellen Kurr, Director of Brand Experience has been honored at the third annual Midwest Social Media Summit with a SoMe Impact award. Kurr was among 15 recipients celebrated recently at the inaugural ceremony. MarketWire

Doha Luxury Hotel Now Accessible via Arabic-Language Website
Of all the barriers that exist, none is quite so perplexing and potentially confounding as the language one. And while English may be spoken around the world, it's nice for those who don't count it as a first language to sometimes conduct business in their mother tongue MarketWire

Experience the Magic of the Holidays at The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta
It is difficult not to get caught up in the festive spirit of the holidays, and The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta is no exception. The luxury downtown hotel invites guests to experience the season and the city with a very special offer. MarketWire

"Hit the Slopes" Lodging and Ski Package Returns to The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe
In anticipation of the return of ski season, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe introduced its Hit the Slopes Ski Package for the 2013-2014 winter season. "With lift tickets included, the Hit the Slopes package offers tremendous value to those planning their ski vacations this winter," said Joseph Mattioli, general manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe MarketWire

Dr. Sherri Killins, Dr. Dana Suskind Keynote Speakers at 2014 Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Conference
Dr. Sherri Killins, Ed.D, former Commissioner of Early Education and Care for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and Dr. Dana Suskind, M.D., founder of the Thirty Million Words Initiative, will be the keynote speakers for the 2014 Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Conference (RMECC) at the Colorado Convention Center. Dr MarketWire

Insomniac Announces Details Including Artist Lineup for the 3rd Annual White Wonderland New Year's Celebration
Insomniac invites fans to celebrate the beginning of a brand new year filled with endless possibilities at the third annual White Wonderland on New Year's Eve at the Anaheim Convention Center MarketWire

Farm Credit Mid-America Named 2013 Agribusiness of the Year
Farm Credit Mid-America, an agriculture lending cooperative serving farmers, rural residents and agribusinesses throughout Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee, was named the 2013 Agribusiness of the Year by the Agribusiness Industry Network. MarketWire

First Mark-Taylor-Designed Rental Community Opening Soon in Gilbert
Mark-Taylor, Inc. recently began construction on a 296-unit luxury rental community at Val Vista Drive and Pecos Road in the acclaimed Spectrum neighborhood of Gilbert. The new San Privada, located at 1480 E. Pecos, will offer an unparalleled living option for residents looking to live in an urban, mixed-use area of the town. MarketWire

Downtown Tampa Hotel Celebrates the Holidays With Savings
There's plenty to celebrate this holiday season, from great friends to good health, and the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina is offering one more thing to add to the list. MarketWire

Platinum Equity Completes Acquisition of Majority Interest in Emerson Embedded Computing & Power
Platinum Equity announced today that it has completed the acquisition of a 51 percent controlling stake in Emerson's Embedded Computing & Power (EC&P) business. Emerson (NYSE: EMR) retains a 49 percent non-controlling interest. MarketWire

Pacific Rim Shareholders Approve Plan of Arrangement and Final Court Approval Received
Pacific Rim Mining Corp. (TSX: PMU)(OTCQX: PFRMF) ("Pacific Rim") is pleased to announce that at the special meeting of its shareholders held on November 21, 2013, the shareholders of Pacific Rim approved the previously announced plan of arrangement with OceanaGold Corporation (the "Arrangement") MarketWire

Ellsworth Fund Ltd. Announces Issue Price for the 2013 Year-End Dividend Payable on November 27, 2013
Ellsworth Fund Ltd. (NYSE MKT: ECF) announced today that the price at which its beneficial shares will be issued to shareholders who elected to receive additional shares in payment of the 2013 year-end dividend will be $8.03 per share. The issue price represents the closing price of the shares on the NYSE MKT Exchange on November 20, 2013, which was below the net asset value of $9 MarketWire

Marathon Patent Group Adds Richard Raisig as Chief Financial Officer
Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (OTCQB: MARA) ("Marathon"), an intellectual property services and patent licensing company, announced today the addition of Richard Raisig as the Company's Chief Financial Officer. MarketWire

Live Mobile! Congress Reveals Massive Growth in Mobile Markets
The largest mobile conference in Russia -- and one of the largest mobile events in Europe -- Live Mobile! European Mobile Congress has revealed surprising new insights into mobile marketing, mobile hardware, carrier services, and applications. MarketWire

Outdoor Play Spaces Become Life-Size Video Games With the World's First Electronic Commercial Playground Equipment
Playworld Systems, a leading manufacturer of imaginative playground and fitness equipment for the commercial market, today announced it will present its popular NEOS 360 electronic play equipment at the Chicago Toy and Game Fair 2013 (ChiTAG) in booth #1101. MarketWire

InterActive Leisure Systems Inc. Announces Results of Investigation Into $250,000 Note to Pacific Park Investments LLC
InterActive Leisure Systems Inc. (OTC Pink: IALS) ("IALS") has completed the investigation into a $250,000 note that the company purportedly issued to Pacific Park Investments LLC on October 3, 2009. The investigation revealed a number of facts that lead to the conclusion that the note was fraudulent. MarketWire

Staffing 360 Solutions Announces Availability of Conference Call Transcript
Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: STAF), a public company engaged in the provision of international staffing services in IT, financial, accounting, healthcare, and cybersecurity industries, today announced the availability of the transcript for its conference call, which was held on November 19th, regarding the close of its Control Solutions International, Inc. acquisition. MarketWire

Marani Brands Publicizes Video of 40 Million Dollar Brazilian Contract, on MoneyTV With Donald Baillargeon
Marani Brands, Inc. (OTC Pink: MRIB) publicizes video of 40 million dollar Brazilian contract, on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MarketWire

Redbox Instant(TM) by Verizon Arrives on Nokia Lumia Windows Phone 8 Devices
Mobile entertainment means more movie entertainment with today's introduction of the Redbox Instant by Verizon Windows Phone 8 app launching initially on Nokia Lumia smartphones and later to all Windows Phone 8 devices MarketWire

Dresner Partners Advised Maclean-Fogg Company on the Issuance of $100 Million of Senior Subordinated Debt
Dresner Partners, a leading FINRA-registered, middle-market investment bank and IMAP member firm, recently served as advisor to MacLean-Fogg Company, Inc. on its issuance of $100 million of senior subordinated debt to Ares Capital Corporation MarketWire

Barona Resort & Casino Stands by Filipino Community in Wake of Typhoon Haiyan
Barona Resort & Casino has joined in the relief efforts to help those affected by the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan. Barona recently presented a $10,000 donation to the Philippine American Business Improvement and Development (Phil Am BID) during the organization's annual gala MarketWire

Uranium Hunter Corporation Announces the Completion of Due Diligence on Minas Core Mining
Uranium Hunter Corporation("The Company") (OTC Pink: URHN) announced today that it has completed its due diligence obligations with respect to Minas Core Mining and its Rio Preto diamond project in Brazil MarketWire

BMO Harris Bank Celebrates Magnificent Mile Lights Festival in Its 8th Year of Sponsorship
BMO Harris bank is the proud title sponsor of the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival, one of Chicago's greatest holiday traditions. MarketWire

IXIA SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Ixia and Its Board of Directors and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of January 14, 2014 -- XXIA
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Central District of California on behalf of investors who purchased Ixia ("Ixia" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: XXIA) common stock between April 29, 2010 and October 24, 2013. MarketWire

Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. and Its Board of Directors and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of January 14, 2014 -- TTS
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of investors who purchased Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. ("Tile Shop" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: TTS) securities between August 22, 2012 and November 13, 2013. MarketWire

VIA Motors Announces Start of Production on World's First Full Size Electric Pickups and Vans
In a press conference on the main stage of the LA Auto Show, automotive legend Bob Lutz made history once again to announce the start of production of the world's first full size, four-wheel-drive, electric pick up trucks and vans by VIA Motors. Mr MarketWire

Court Approves TransUnion's Bid to Acquire TLO
TransUnion announced today that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida has approved its bid to acquire TLO, a leading company in the risk information and analytics industry based in Boca Raton, Fla. Today's decision marks the end of a court-managed sale process that included a motion filed by TransUnion in October to become the so-called stalking horse bidder for TLO. MarketWire

Danfoss Names Winn-Dixie Its Fourth EnVisioneer of the Year
Danfoss, a leading manufacturer of high efficiency electronic and mechanical components and controls for air-conditioning, heating, refrigeration, and motion systems, today announced that supermarket chain Winn-Dixie is the winner of its fourth annual EnVisioneer of the Year award. MarketWire

Free Arts NYC Unveils New Logo and Brand Identity Created by Red Peak Branding
Free Arts NYC (, a non-profit provider of educational arts and mentoring programs to underserved kids, announces its new visual brand identity and logo, created through The A to Z Project, a year-long collaboration of diverse leading artists, illustrators and designers committed to the spirit and belief that art can be transformational in children's lives. MarketWire

Greene Concepts, Inc. Releases Annual Report Showing Stronger Sales Figures
Greene Concepts, Inc. (OTC Pink: LKEN) CEO, Lenny Greene, announces the company release of its annual financial report through the OTC Disclosure & News Service to comply with the 'Current Information' tier of OTC Markets' Alternative Reporting Standard in accordance with Rule 15C2-11 and 10B-5 promulgated under The Exchange Act of 1934 as well as Rule 144(C) (2). MarketWire

Wialan Technologies Announces Upcoming Name and Stock Symbol Change and Investors Conference Call
Wialan Technologies Inc. (OTC Pink: ACYD) (the "company") announced today that it has submitted the documentation for a name and stock symbol change. The company submitted a request for the following symbols: WLAN, WLIA, WILN. MarketWire

Quaterra Extends Option Agreements on Two Central Mexico Projects
Quaterra Resources Inc. (the Company) (TSX VENTURE: QTA) (NYSE MKT: QMM), today announced the extension of option agreements covering two projects in central Mexico. MarketWire

UPDATE: Affinity Gold Corp. Receives Approval of Application for Allowance From S.E.C.
Affinity Gold Corp. (OTC Pink: AFYG) ("Affinity" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that on November 19th it received acceptance and approval of its application for allowance submitted to the Securities & Exchange Commission's Division of Corporation Finance's Office of Chief Accountant ("CFOCA") on November 18th MarketWire

SmartMetric Brings Biometrics to Safeguard Individual Medical Records While Providing True Portability Across the Medical Care Team
SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) -- Speaking today, SmartMetric™ Inc. President & CEO Chaya Hendrick said its fingerprint activated portable medical records device called the MedicalKeyring overcomes the huge problem of doctors across a patients care team seeing each other's records MarketWire

Top 10 Estate Planning Considerations to Complete Before Year-End
With the proposed tax reforms listed in President Obama's budget, certain planning strategies are in the crosshairs and may not be around for long. McManus & Associates, an estate planning law firm based in the Tri-State Area, today released the latest chapter, "Top 10 Estate Planning Considerations to Complete before Year-End," in its free Educational Focus Series MarketWire

RealtyTrac Ranks Top 25 Hipster Zip Codes for Optimal Returns on Rental Properties
RealtyTrac™ (, the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released a special report ranking the top zip codes for rental returns in hipster hot spots -- where at least 20 percent of the population is between ages 25 and 34. MarketWire

Kastle Systems Significantly Expands in New York City by Adding Nearly 4,000 Customer Sites With the Acquisition of Mutual Central and Stat-Land from ADT
Kastle Systems International, the leading provider of managed security solutions, today announced that it has acquired Mutual Central Alarm Services and Stat-Land Security Systems from The ADT Corporation MarketWire

DynaEnergetics Announces Global Pricing Increase
DynaEnergetics today announced a general price increase effective on all orders shipped on or after January 1, 2014, or as soon as current contractual agreements allow. This increase being made to address higher material, logistics and service costs. MarketWire

Marketwired Leadership Team Builds Prosthetic Hands for Victims of Land Mines
One measure of a successful company is how well its teams work together to bring corporate goals to life MarketWire

FRANCESCA'S 96 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 96 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors of Deadline in Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Francesca's Holding Corporation - FRAN
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr MarketWire

A123 SYSTEMS 96 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 96 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors of Deadline in Securities Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Investors of A123 Systems, Inc. - AONEQ - Formerly AONE
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors with large financial interests that they have only until November 26, 2013 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit on behalf of investors of A123 Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: AONE) (OTC: AONEQ) MarketWire

Thompson Creek Metals Company Reports Employment Inducement Award Pursuant to NYSE Rule 303A.08
Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. (the "Company" or "Thompson Creek") (NYSE: TC) (TSX: TCM), a diversified North American mining company, announced today that it granted a one-time employment inducement award to Jacques Perron, the Company's new Chief Executive Officer, as part of Mr. Perron's previously disclosed compensation package. The Company announced the appointment of Mr MarketWire

Sysomos Augments Social Media Alerting and Monitoring Solution With Mobile-Specific Interface
With the introduction of a new mobile interface, Sysomos continues to provide the broadest access to critical social data regardless of device or location. A redesigned mobile-specific dashboard for its Heartbeat social media monitoring and engagement solution makes it easier for people on the go to more quickly access and respond to social activity impacting their brands MarketWire

The restructuring of Russian Real Estate Investment Company AB (publ)'s bond loan has been completed
Press ReleaseNovember 22, 2013 GlobeNewswire

DENTSPLY International Inc. Announces Two Acquisitions
York, PA - November 22, 2013 - DENTSPLY International Inc.(NASDAQ-XRAY) today announced that it completed one acquisition and has signed an agreement and expects to close a second in the near future.The Company completed the acquisition of QAHR, a direct dental selling organization with headquarters in Hong Kong and operations also in mainland China GlobeNewswire

Krystal Resort Cancun Receives Rave Reviews During the Month of October
Krystal Resort Cancun proudly announces that the reviews for October 2013 are some of their best reviews ever collected. GlobeNewswire

United Reservation Services Exposes Top Travel Scams for this Holiday Season
United Reservation Services wants travelers to be safe while traveling this holiday season, and so they have constructed a guide as to how to best avoid travel scams. GlobeNewswire

Express Travel Network Provides the Top 3 Travel Tips Every Fall Vacationer Should Know
Express Travel Network is a luxury vacation provider that offers its members outstanding deals to some of the most sought-after locations around the world, and is now revealing some of the top travel tips for vacationers to follow in order to stay safe and be prepared when traveling this holiday season. GlobeNewswire

Club Resort Intervals Redevelops Website in Order to Better Serve Members and Resolve Complaints
Club Resort Intervals is a luxury vacation provider that offers its members outstanding deals to the most sought-after locations around the world and in an effort to better serve its valued members, is redeveloping its website to be more user-friendly and easier to navigate. GlobeNewswire

Festiva Hospitality Group Shares Insight into its Unique Resort Travel Xchange Program
Festiva Hospitality Group is a family of outstanding vacation ownership properties around the United States and Caribbean that has also set up a unique resort exchange program for its members. GlobeNewswire

Modest Growth Seen in Commercial Real Estate Markets
Commercial real estate leasing patterns are showing steady but modest growth, according to the National Association of Realtors® quarterly commercial real estate forecast. MarketWire

Rock the Earth Launches #GivingTuesday Campaign, Chance to Give Back and Win Big
Rock the Earth, a national environmental advocacy organization, today announced a national fundraising campaign in conjunction with the #GivingTuesday movement MarketWire

Aker Solutions Sells Well-Intervention Services Business to EQT
22 November 2013 - Aker Solutions agreed today to sell its well-intervention services business area to EQT, a Swedish private equity fund, for an enterprise value of NOK 4 billion. GlobeNewswire

Solvay to acquire ERCA industrial assets in Brazil to accelerate its growth in Latin America
Brussels, November 22, 2013 --- Solvay announces it has agreed to acquire the specialty chemical assets of ERCA Química, Ltda. in Brazil. This will allow the Group to more than double its production capacity in surfactants in Brazil and to serve customers in the agrochemicals, home & personal care, coatings, mining and oil & gas markets. GlobeNewswire

Give the Gift of Live Entertainment With Help From
Do you have a music, theater, or sports enthusiast on your holiday shopping list this year? Consider purchasing event tickets for them this holiday season at, and give them a gift they'll always remember. makes tickets easy to find, with a wide selection of events for every age and taste. MarketWire

Golar LNG Partners LP - Q3 2013 results presentation
Golar LNG Partners LP 3rd Quarter 2013 results will be released on Wednesday, November 27 2013 before the NASDAQ opens. In connection with this, a webcast presentation will be held at 4:45 P.M (London Time) on Wednesday, November 27 2013. The webcast will be available to download from the Investor Relations section at GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG Limited - Q3 2013 results presentation
Golar LNG's 3rd Quarter 2013 results will be released on Wednesday November 27 2013, before the NASDAQ opens. In connection with this a webcast presentation will be held at 3:00 P.M (London Time) on Wednesday, November 27 2013. The presentation will be available to download from the Investor Relations section at GlobeNewswire

Anapol Schwartz Announces Proposed $2.5 Billion Settlement in Metal-on-Metal Hip Lawsuit
The Anapol Schwartz personal injury law firm announces a $2.5 billion proposed settlement was submitted Tuesday for the DePuy Orthopaedics Articular Surface Replacement (ASR) hip implant litigation in a Toledo, OH federal court. The agreement will apply to all DePuy (Johnson & Johnson) ASR litigations in federal and state courts across the country. MarketWire

Affinity Gold Corp. Receives Approval of Application for Allowance From S.E.C.
Affinity Gold Corp. (OTC Pink: AFYG) ("Affinity" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that on November 19th it received acceptance and approval of its application for allowance submitted to the Securities & Exchange Commission's Division of Corporation Finance's Office of Chief Accountant ("CFOCA") on November 18th MarketWire

BeQuick Partners With Olark to Provide Live Chat Support for Fusion(TM) Wireless Billing Software
MVNO Industry Summit - BeQuick Software, Inc.™, which delivers prepaid customer lifecycle and billing solutions to consumer-focused communications service providers, announces a partnership with Olark, a leading live chat application provider MarketWire

U.S. Veteran Businessman Mike Ferraro Joins SolarCure as CEO
Raymond Saluccio, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SolarCure,, announced that Mike Ferraro has joined SolarCure as the new CEO. SolarCure, a "cause marketing" company headquartered in Woodbridge Township, will advance and foster the sustainability of Veteran's interests and renewable energy through its "Adopt-a-Solar-Panel™" program MarketWire

ZTE Enjoined from Manufacturing, Importing, Selling, Offering for Sale, Using, and Advertising Infringing Products, Including Mobile Handsets, Dongles, Tablets, and Infrastructure Equipment GlobeNewswire

Pet360 Brings Leading Technology and Product Talent to Philly Area
PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - November 22, 2013) - Pet360, Inc. -- an integrated media and technology company -- announced today the addition of Ralph Kasuba as Chief Technology Officer and Patrick Joyce as SVP of Digital Product Development MarketWire

European Equity Markets Continued Positive Trend, Awaiting More Perspective From Draghi & ECB; Market Data and Insight From Russell Indexes and Russell Investments
As European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi prepares to deliver the keynote address at the European Banking Congress in Frankfurt on Friday, the European equity markets continued to exhibit strong performance. MarketWire

Budget Car Rental in Iceland Sees Self Drive Tour Increase as Northern Lights Activity Intensifies
With Northern Lights activity in Iceland intensifying this winter, Budget Car Rental's Iceland branch is seeing a dramatic rise in the number of people renting vehicles for self drive tours at what is generally considered the off-peak season. MarketWire

BIOLASE Kicks off Medical Laser Marketing by Exhibiting at MEDICA 2013
BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the world's leading manufacturer and distributor of dental lasers, and a pioneer in laser surgery in other medical specialties, today announced that it is exhibiting at MEDICA, the International Trade Fair and the Congress for Medical Technology, Electromedicine, Laboratory Equipment, Diagnostics and Drugs, in Düsseldorf, Germany, this week MarketWire

ICNet Recognized by KLAS as a High Performer in Infection Surveillance Software
In its debut appearance in the KLAS Report analysis of vendors of automated infection control software, ICNet Systems achieved a high rating, earning a 93.0 on overall performance. The company, which has 1,200 hospital customers globally, is a relatively recent entrant in the U.S MarketWire

MorrisAnderson Honored With 2013 "Outstanding Turnaround Firm" Recognition by Turnarounds & Workouts
MorrisAnderson, a leading financial and operational advisory firm, announced today that it has been recognized as an Outstanding Turnaround Firm by Turnarounds & Workouts, a leading bankruptcy, restructuring and distressed investing publication that has been reporting on industry news and analysis for more than a quarter century. MarketWire

Cross-Licensing Agreement Reached Between Burroughs and Panini
Panini and Burroughs, Inc. have reached an agreement to cross-license Burroughs CAPI patent (6,546,396) and Panini check feeding patent (6,966,554). MarketWire

GeoVax Appoints Dr. Arban Domi as Director, Vector Development
GeoVax Labs, Inc. (OTCQB: GOVX), a biotechnology company developing vaccines to prevent and treat HIV/AIDS, today announced the appointment of Arban Domi, Ph.D., as its Director, Vector Development. MarketWire

Green Hygienics Reinforces Bamboo Line Launch With Advertising in Supermarket News
Green Innovations Ltd. (OTCQB: GNIN) (OTCBB: GNIN) ("Green Innovations" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Green Hygienics, Inc. ("Green Hygienics"), will be running a full page ad in Supermarket News to promote its new Sensational® Bamboo line of products MarketWire

MGAC Named One of The Washingtonian's 50 Great Places to Work
MGAC was named one of Washington, DC's 50 Great Places to Work today by The Washingtonian magazine. The Project Management firm was awarded the prestigious honor after a panel of Washingtonian editors reviewed more than 200 companies and 13,000 employee surveys MarketWire

Zumiez Inc. to Broadcast Review of Third Quarter Fiscal 2013 Financial Results Over the Internet
Zumiez Inc. (NASDAQ: ZUMZ), a leading specialty retailer of action sports related apparel, footwear, equipment and accessories, today announced that the Company's conference call to discuss third quarter fiscal 2013 financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time and may be accessed at MarketWire

Max Sound Corporation to Present at 6th Annual LD MICRO Conference on December 3rd
Max Sound Corporation (OTCQB: MAXD), an HD audio technology company with proprietary software that significantly improves sound quality from virtually any digital or analog source -- without increasing file size, announced that John Blaisure, CEO, will present at the Sixth Annual LD MICRO Conference on Tuesday, December 3rd, at 10:30am PST, at the Luxe Hotel Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles. MarketWire

Pinnacle Insurance Solutions, LLC Files Complaint Against Integro USA, Inc., et als. in United States District Court - District of New Jersey

Agria Announces Resignation of Independent Director
Agria Corporation (NYSE: GRO) (the "Company" or "Agria") today announced the resignation of Dr. Zhao Jiuran from the Company's Board of Directors (the "Board"), effective November 19, 2013. Dr. Zhao was an independent director who joined the Board in September 2007. MarketWire

Metalico Signs $125 Million Refinancing, Retires $37 Million of Convertible Notes
Metalico, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MEA) has closed a refinancing providing up to $125 million. MarketWire

The Quest for a Universal Vaccine Against Influenza
Seasonal influenza occurs all over the world with an annual global attack rate estimated at 5 - 10% in adults and 20 - 30% in children, and causes about three to five million cases of severe illness and 250,000 to 500,000 deaths. The most effective way to prevent the disease or severe outcome is vaccination MarketWire

China Auto Logistics Enters Into Used Car Business, Joint Venture Cooperation Framework Agreement Contingent Upon Successful Acquisition of Tianjin Airport International Automall
China Auto Logistics Inc. (the "Company" or "CALI") (NASDAQ: CALI), a top seller in China of luxury imported automobiles, and a leading provider of auto-related services, reported today that the Company (through its wholly-owned subsidiary) has entered into a Cooperation Framework Agreement with respect to the establishment of a Joint Venture that will own and operate a used car business MarketWire

Megola Inc. Announces the Re-Introduction of Its National Distributor Program
Megola Inc. (OTC Pink: MGON) a leading environmental solution provider in physical water treatment, microbiological control, wastewater treatment, air purification and fire solutions, announced that it is re-introducing its National Distributor Program. MarketWire

Cartera Commerce's New OfferLink(R) App Shares Holiday Deals On-the-Go
Cartera Commerce, the leading provider of omni-channel marketing solutions that increase revenue and customer loyalty for merchants, today announced the launch of OfferLink®, a consumer app that aggregates deals and offers from hundreds of online merchants. MarketWire

7 Star Entertainment Looks Forward to Strong Product Launches in 2014
7 STAR ENTERTAINNMENT, INC. (OTC Pink: SAEE) -- 7 Star Entertainment is pleased to announce the coming launch of two highly anticipated new product lines in 2014; the Orbital Beacon and the Orbital Media Player MarketWire

ACUTRONIC Medical Systems Integrates Masimo SET(R) Pulse Oximetry Into fabian HFO Neonatal Critical Care Ventilators for Improved Patient Outcomes
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that ACUTRONIC Medical Systems AG has integrated Masimo SET® Measure-through Motion and Low Perfusion™ pulse oximetry into ACUTRONIC's fabian HFO Neonatal Critical Care Ventilator for improved patient outcomes. MarketWire

Abby Enters Into Letter of Intent With Park It Place USA for Event Space in Albuquerque, NM for Trucks and Tatas Tour Stop 2014
Abby, Inc. (OTCQB: ABBY) MarketWire

Crossroads Systems Appoints Richard K. Coleman, Jr. as President and CEO
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS), a global provider of data storage solutions, today announced the appointment of Richard K. Coleman, Jr. as president and chief executive officer. Mr. Coleman had previously been serving as interim president and chief executive since May 2013. MarketWire

Thanksgiving Travel Drops for Southern Californians
While it's expected to be the third-highest number of Thanksgiving travelers since the recession, the total number of Southern Californians taking holiday trips is projected to decline by 4 percent compared to last year, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California. MarketWire

26th Pacific Insurance Conference an Outstanding Success
The most recent Pacific Insurance Conference (PIC), themed "Winning Strategies for the Next Generation," exceeded the challenge of providing the 342 senior insurance company executives with ideas, insights and approaches to ponder. MarketWire

Stranded Gas Flaring in North Dakota's Bakken Formation Gives Landowners Concern, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Millions of tons of natural gas is being flared of in the Bakken each year from an estimated 9,000-plus working well sites. By 2030, the number is expected to grow to more than 50,000 working wells MarketWire

U.S. Oil & Gas Pipeline Projects Skyrocket Year Over Year, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- As reported at Industrial Info's recent 2014 Market Outlook presentation in Baton Rouge, about 900,000 barrels per day (BBL/d) of crude oil is coming out of Cushing, Oklahoma at the moment MarketWire

Pan Global Corp. Announces Pre-Closing Due Diligence Conditions Satisfied on Small Hydro Plant Acquisition With Acceptance of Final Legal Due Diligence Report
Pan Global, Corp. (OTCQB: PGLO) (the "Company") today announces that it has received and accepted the results of the final legal due diligence report (the "Report") from its corporate and securities law counsel, Philip Magri, Esq. of The Magri Law Firm, PLLC ("Magri") MarketWire

Two Rivers Creates Water & Farm Management Company
Two Rivers Water & Farming Company ("Two Rivers") (OTCQB: TURV) ( announced today it has formed Two Rivers Water & Farm Management ("TRWFM"), a wholly owned subsidiary, for the purpose of acquiring and leasing irrigated farmland for accredited investors MarketWire

Tsakos Energy Navigation Reports Nine-Month and Third Quarter Financial Results for the Period Ended September 30, 2013
Tsakos Energy Navigation (NYSE: TNP) MarketWire

Inbound Marketing Agency SmartBug Media Adds New Hire Amber Kemmis to Its Group of Talented Marketers
SmartBug Media, a leading inbound marketing agency helping businesses generate leads, increase awareness and build brand loyalty, is pleased to announce the recent hire of Amber Kemmis, who joins the company as an Inbound Marketing Consultant and Account Manager MarketWire

EyeVerify Wins National Entrepreneurship Contest
EyeVerify is the last U.S. company standing -- and now ready to take on the best startups from around the world in The Investment Battle -- the global final round of "Get in the Ring" 2013. The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, host of the U.S. competition, Monday evening announced EyeVerify as the national winner. MarketWire

Dark Under-Eye Circles: How to Prevent and Treat This Common Skincare Concern -- Presented by
Under-eye circles are one of the most common complaints to dermatologists, whether they're caused by aging, genes or just plain fatigue. Treating them is not always an easy or permanent fix, but by using the right skincare products, they can be effectively managed. The latest article by Skincare-News MarketWire

TTR Releases U.S.'s Largest Sales and Use Tax Entity-Based Exemption Library
TTR has just released the most comprehensive Sales and Use Tax Exempt Entity Library available in the US. With nearly 40 entity types, TTR has created the industry standard in entity-based sales and use tax exemption answers. This is twice as many as any other source. MarketWire

Kitchen Gifts for Every Budget
(Family Features) It's that time of year again when everyone needs help finding the perfect holiday gift. Whether you need a gift for a foodie friend or a family member who likes to cook, these awesome ideas are sure to please. Even better, the list features several different price ranges so there truly is something for everyone on your list. MarketWire

Statkraft: Financial calendar 2014
Dates for disclosure of Statkraft's financial results in 2014. GlobeNewswire

TiGenix : completes EUR 12 million capital increase with strategic investor Grifols
November 22, 2013 GlobeNewswire

Prosafe SE: Prosafe firms up orders for semi-submersible accommodation vessels at COSCO
Reference is made to the announcement on 7 November 2013 regarding the Letter of Intent entered into with COSCO (Qidong) Offshore Co., Ltd. for the engineering, procurement and construction of two semi-submersible accommodation vessels, with options for four further units. Prosafe has now completed firm turnkey contracts with the yard GlobeNewswire

MarketersMedia Announces Partnership with SproutNews to Manage It's Media Distribution Solutions
MarketersMedia has today announced partnership with SproutNews to widen it's content and media distribution. GlobeNewswire

Cargotec's MacGregor receives USD 77 million order for high efficiency cargo handling solutions from Hyundai Heavy Industries

Granting of share options
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 33-2013, 22 November 2013 GlobeNewswire

Ericsson receives CSR award for its work in Myanmar from Télécoms Sans Frontières
The award is given as part of the Global Carrier Awards' Télécoms Sans Frontières Special Recognition Awards category for Corporate Social Responsibility. The award is in recognition of Ericsson's CSR approach in Myanmar, where the company re-established its presence in June 2012 GlobeNewswire

Extraordinary General Meeting in REC Silicon ASA - the nomination committee's recommendation
Sandvika, November 22, 2013: Reference is made to the notice of the Extraordinary General Meeting of REC Silicon ASA to be held on November 29, 2013. GlobeNewswire

London, Friday November 23: As the biggest online retail day of the year approaches, Reevoo calls for Amazon to remove unverified reviews from its website. GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom to sell its West Carrollton plant to West Carrollton Parchment and Converting
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE November 22, 2013 at 9.30 GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions Wins Two-Year Option Extension From Statoil
22 November 2013 - Aker Solutions ASA secured a two-year option agreement extension valued at NOK 3 billion from Statoil ASA to provide maintenance and modifications work offshore Norway. GlobeNewswire

Nomination Committee of Nordic Mines
PRESS RELEASE, 22 November 2013 (A translation from Swedish) GlobeNewswire

DSM - repurchase of shares (15-21 November 2013)
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has repurchased 346.038 of its own shares in the period from 15 November 2013 up to and including 21 November 2013 at an average price of €59.06. This is in accordance with the repurchase, covering existing option plans, announced on 6 November 2013. The consideration of this repurchase was €20.4 million GlobeNewswire

Record series production in October
Annualised series production reaches 1.8 million Engine Equivalents  GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 SMN: Resolutions of the Supervisory Board
The Supervisory Board has at it meeting on 21 november 2013 passed resolutions on: GlobeNewswire

KBC Group: Notifications received by KBC Group NV under transparency legislation
Press releaseOutside trading hours - Regulated information* GlobeNewswire

Bavarian Nordic Receives Health Canada Approval of IMVAMUNE Smallpox Vaccine
KVISTGAARD, Denmark, November 22, 2013 - Bavarian Nordic A/S (OMX: BAVA, OTC: BVNRY) announced today that Health Canada has granted a Notice of Compliance approving IMVAMUNE® for active immunization against smallpox in a public health emergency. IMVAMUNE is indicated for persons 18 years of age and older who are contraindicated to replicating smallpox vaccines GlobeNewswire

Novartis highlights growth prospects driven by significant R&D pipeline progress and the expected increase in blockbuster treatments
Novartis International AG /Novartis highlights growth prospects driven by significant R&D pipeline progress and the expected increase in blockbuster treatments . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

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