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RAE Systems and Fire Smoke Coalition to Deliver Pennsylvania-Based Training on the Deadly Effects of Smoke
According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), nearly 175,000 firefighters were injured by smoke inhalation between 1981 and 2010. And despite the fact that the number of fires in the U.S. is decreasing each year, the amount of civilians and firefighters dying in fires is actually increasing MarketWire

The Ritz-Carlton, Washington D.C. and The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington D.C.
In the news release, "The Ritz-Carlton, Washington D.C. and The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington D.C. Introduce the Live Like a World Leader Package," issued Thursday, September 19, 2013 by The Ritz-Carlton, Washington D.C. and The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington D.C. (NYSE: MAR), we are advised by the company that the original fifth bullet should be removed MarketWire

Tullett Prebon Voted Commodities Interdealer Broker of the Year by Derivatives Week
Tullett Prebon, one of the world's leading interdealer brokers, has been voted Commodities Interdealer Broker of the Year by Derivatives Week in the 2013 Global Derivatives Awards. The award was announced at a gala dinner held last night in London. MarketWire

Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc. to Present at JMP Securities Financial Services and Real Estate Conference
Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc. (the "Company" or "AMTG") (NYSE: AMTG) today announced Michael Commaroto, the Company's Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at the JMP Securities Financial Services and Real Estate Conference on October 1, 2013 at The St. Regis Hotel in New York, New York. The AMTG presentation is scheduled to begin at 10:30am ET. MarketWire

STMicroelectronics Reports on Stable Cash Dividend of US$0.10 for both Q4 2013 and Q1 2014 to Be Proposed to a Forthcoming EGM
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Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Announces Pricing of Follow-On Offering
Navios Maritime Partners L.P. ("Navios Partners") (NYSE: NMM), an owner and operator of dry cargo vessels, announced today that it has priced its follow-on public offering of 5,000,000 common units, which represent limited partnership interests, at $14.26 per unit. Navios Partners granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase an additional 750,000 common units MarketWire

TiVo to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, today announced that President and CEO Tom Rogers will present at the Goldman Sachs 22nd Annual Communacopia Conference on Tuesday, September 24th and SVP and CFO Naveen Chopra will present at the MKM Partners Entertainment & Leisure Conference on Thursday, September 26th MarketWire

First of Its Kind Primary Care Sports Medicine (PCSM) Fellowship Program, Located at Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital, Graduates First Fellows -- Welcomes Two More
HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - September 20, 2013) - The Primary Care Sports Medicine (PCSM) Fellowship program at Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine strengthens its footing within Houston and advances the scope of sports medicine, as its first fellows graduate and two more begin. MarketWire

Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. Reports Threat of Class Action Lawsuit as A Successor to New Open Range
Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. ("Peyto") (TSX: PEY) reports that it has received correspondence from a law firm representing two shareholders of Poseidon Concepts Corp MarketWire

/ CORRECTION 2 - The Ritz-Carlton, Washington D.C. and The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington D.C.
In the news release, "The Ritz-Carlton, Washington D.C. and The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington D.C. Introduce the Live Like a World Leader Package," issued Thursday, September 19, 2013 by The Ritz-Carlton, Washington D.C. and The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington D.C MarketWire

LanzaTech Awarded $4 Million Grant From ARPA-E to Transform Waste Methane Resources Into Low Carbon Fuels and Chemicals
LanzaTech, a producer of low-carbon fuels and chemicals from waste gases, today announced that it has been awarded a $4 million grant by the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) MarketWire

Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation Completes Merger
Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation (OTCQB: UBIQ) ("Ubiquity") today announced that it has closed on its Agreement and Plan of Merger entered into on March 5, 2013 with Ubiquity Acquisition Corporation and Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation ("UBC") which is a private company (the "Merger") MarketWire

RAE Systems and Fire Smoke Coalition to Educate New Jersey Firefighters on the "Toxic Twins"
According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), nearly 175,000 firefighters were injured by smoke inhalation between 1981 and 2010. And despite the fact that the number of fires in the U.S. is decreasing each year, the amount of civilians and firefighters dying in fires is actually increasing. To help educate firefighters on these dangers, RAE Systems, Inc MarketWire

Barona Education Grant Program Exceeds $2 Million Milestone With $5,000 Grant to Cornerstone Academy
Students and teachers at Christ the Cornerstone Academy in San Diego received a special visit today from Councilwoman Bonnie LaChappa of the Barona Band of Mission Indians and Assemblyman Brian Maienschein (R-AD 77). The Barona Tribe presented a $5,000 Barona Education Grant to Principal Lark Mayeski to purchase new textbooks and online curriculum for students in grades 1-5. MarketWire

Fresh off the Release of Their Self-Titled AudioNest Label Debut (Licensed From Sony Music Japan International), Japanese/American Hard Rockers Breaking Arrows Set to Perform in Hollywood September 21 (Loaded) and September 25 (Club Moscow)
Infusing original concepts and sounds into a powerful dichotomous fusion of Japanese guitar great Daita Ito's edgy Japanese hard rock and the grounded intensity of its Western equivalent, Breaking Arrows (www.breakingarrows.com) brings its multi-cultural fire to Hollywood for two highly-anticipated September shows. MarketWire

Algae Biomass Organization Encourages Carbon Capture and Reuse (CCR) in Addition to Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) as Approved Strategy for Compliance With New Emissions Rules for Power Plants
The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO) today encouraged the EPA to include the carbon capture and reuse (CCR) as an approved strategy for compliance under its New Source Performance Standard, a draft version of which was released today MarketWire

Greatroom Featured at Newly Renovated Convention Center Hotel in Greensboro, NC
Keeping up with the way its guests live, work and play, a premier Greensboro Convention Center hotel has just completed a multi-million dollar renovation of public spaces and event venues and will officially unveil the improvements during an invitational gathering set for Tuesday, Sept. 24. MarketWire

Mackinac Financial Corporation Launches Asset-Based Lending Subsidiary
Mackinac Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: MFNC) announced today the formation of Mackinac Commercial Credit LLC (MCC), a wholly owned subsidiary of the holding company. MCC will provide working capital to small- to medium-sized companies through a variety of alternative financing methods, including asset-based lending and factoring. MarketWire

Grosvenor Square London Hotel's Facebook Contest Offers Chance to Win Overnight Stay
An upscale Mayfair hotel in London's exciting West End is giving away an overnight stay to a lucky Facebook fan. The London Marriot Hotel Grosvenor Square is treating its Facebook fans with a chance to win the overnight stay at London's best address where they can enjoy gracious accommodations and amenities from the hotel's Club Lounge and The Luggage Room Bar. MarketWire

El Tigre Silver Corp. Announces Closing of First Tranche of Private Placement
El Tigre Silver Corp. ("El Tigre" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: ELS) (FRANKFURT: 5RT) (OTCQX: EGRTF) is pleased to announce that it has closed the first tranche of its previously announced non-brokered private placement (the "Private Placement") of 800,000 units of the Company ("Units") at a price of $0.25 per Unit for aggregate cash proceeds of $200,000 MarketWire

Kimberley Diamond Cup Releases Events Schedule: Pro Skaters to Experience Northern Cape Culture, Community
World Skateboarding Grand Prix today announced the events schedule for the 2013 Kimberley Diamond Cup World Skateboarding Championships presented by Kumba Iron Ore. A full week of activities leading up to the contest includes skate clinics and demos, giving the pros the opportunity to meet and inspire the local kids and youth who have embraced skateboarding all across the Northern Cape provinces MarketWire

Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel Ideal Stay for Upcoming Turkish Festival
Washington, DC is an ideal destination for discovering various cultures from around the world. September is no exception as Turkish Cultural Heritage Month is underway, and the 11th Annual Turkish Festival is set to culminate the event Sunday, September 29 on Pennsylvania Avenue. MarketWire

New Chef Brings Thai Touch to Menu at Restaurant in Andheri
Red Zen, a popular Thai restaurant in Andheri, has been satisfying the palates of locals, business travelers, families and vacationers since it opened in the Courtyard Mumbai International Airport Hotel. Now, whether dining here for the 50th or the first time, guests will find someone new in the kitchen, whose expertise and background make him the perfect fit for this contemporary restaurant. MarketWire

Alkame(TM) Water Supports First Lady Obama's Drink Up Initiative With Exclusive Biodegradable Water Bottle From BioSphere Plastic
Pinacle Enterprise, Inc MarketWire

Liberty Tax Service to Report Fiscal 2013 Results on September 26 Including Restatement of Fiscal Years 2012 and 2011
JTH Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: TAX), parent company of Liberty Tax Service, announced today that it will report its earnings for fiscal 2013 along with its restated earnings for fiscal years 2012 and 2011 after the market closes on Thursday, September 26, 2013. The Company intends to host a conference call in conjunction with its first quarter of fiscal 2014 results conference call MarketWire

Bioheart Boosts Team With Regulatory, Finance and Administrative Expertise
Bioheart (OTCQB: BHRT), a leader in developing stem cell therapies to treat cardiovascular diseases, has expanded its team by adding three key strategic positions with regulatory, finance and administrative expertise. MarketWire

San Francisco's Dorade Appointed Honorary Flagship of California
What becomes a legend most? When that legend is the classic ocean going yacht Dorade (www.dorade.org), the answer is being named "The Honorary Flagship of California." This evening in a private ceremony at San Francisco's storied St MarketWire

Bergio International Launches With Amazon.com
Bergio International, Inc. (OTCQB: BRGO) has given an update regarding the recent ongoing project on working with Amazon.com. MarketWire

Advanced Cannabis Solutions, Inc. Appoints New CFO
Advanced Cannabis Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: CANN) has recently appointed Christopher H. Taylor, CPA, as Chief Financial Officer. Robert Frichtel, CEO, states, "We are delighted that Chris has joined ACS. He brings a breadth of experience in SEC reporting and compliance, auditing, and internal control management MarketWire

Sequoia Waste Solutions Co-Founder Wins EO's Global Student Entrepreneur Awards' D.C. Regional Competition
The Entrepreneurs' Organization today announced the winner of the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards' regional competition in Washington D.C., Charlie Dolan, from Villanova University. The EO Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) is the premier global competition honoring the top high school, college and graduate students who have founded and are running revenue-generating businesses. MarketWire

OnlineCasino.co Offers Free Blackjack Games
A newly redesigned gambling site, OnlineCasino.co, is now offering even more free play opportunities for the world's oldest and most popular casino game, blackjack. With a new streamlined design that features easier navigation and faster load times, OnlineCasino MarketWire

City of Oakland Selects Envista Enterprise ROW Coordination Platform to Maximize Efficiency of Major Infrastructure Improvements and Ongoing Municipal Activities
Envista Corporation, the world's leading provider of enterprise right-of-way (ROW) coordination solutions in the cloud, today announced that the City of Oakland, Calif MarketWire

BMO Financial Corp. Recognized as a Top Banking Team by American Banker
For the fourth year in a row, BMO Financial Corp. was recognized by American Banker as having one of the top teams in the U.S. as part of their annual Most Powerful Women in Banking rankings. In addition, Ann Benschoter, Executive Vice President, P&C U.S. Headquarters, has been named individually as one of American Banker's 25 Women to Watch. MarketWire

Oracle Financial Analyst Meeting to Be Held September 26, 2013
Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) today announced that it will hold its Financial Analyst Meeting at Oracle® OpenWorld San Francisco, Thursday, September 26, 2013. MarketWire

2013 Digital Taipei -- Expanding Global Partnership and Creating Greater Industry Prospects
The 2013 Digital Taipei International Digital Content Summit and Fair, hosted by the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Industrial Development Bureau, curtained a successful event on the 17th. Under the active invitation from the organizers, a total of roughly 200 international buyers from 12 countries were accounted for MarketWire

2013 Luxury Travel Exchange Closes on High Note With 5,000 Organized Meetings
Luxury Travel Exchange International (LTX), produced by Questex Hospitality + Travel, came to a successful close last week in Las Vegas LTX after organizing more than 5,000 one-to-one meetings among 900 professional travel advisors and 300 luxury travel suppliers. MarketWire

'From Cradle to Rocker' Theme of Second Annual 'Clinical Research in Georgia' Conference Set for December 4th, 2013
The second annual Clinical Research in Georgia Conference will revolve around the theme, "From Cradle to Rocker," it was announced today. The Conference will spotlight innovations that impact different stages of life, from pediatrics to middle age to senior care. MarketWire

US Commission on Long-Term Care Recognizes Life Settlements as a Private Sector Solution to Aid in Addressing the Long-Term Care Crisis in America
The federal Commission on Long-Term Care, established by Congress to examine the worsening long-term care crisis and to propose potential solutions for establishing a high-quality long-term care services and supports delivery system, released its final report this week MarketWire

Leap Forward and Spin Games Announce Thin Client Gaming (TCG(TM)) Products
Leap Forward Gaming (LFG), a leader in providing gaming industry solutions, and Spin Games (SG), a premium content provider, announced today that they have established a joint development effort to utilize LFG's game-changing Thin Client Gaming (TCG™) platform, an extension of the SaffariNet® multimedia ecosystem, to create end-to-end thin client content delivery of games MarketWire

Leap Forward Gaming and NYX Gaming Group Announce Strategic Alliance to Offer Thin Client Gaming (TCG(TM)) Products
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New York State's Open Data Portal Recognized at Best of New York Awards and Fran Reiter Presented the Hugh L. Carey Leadership Award 2013
New York's best and brightest government leaders, agencies and departments received high honors at the 2013 GTC East and Best of New York Awards in Albany, N.Y. MarketWire

Bell Investment Advisors Offers Webinar, "Introduction to Long Term Care"
Bell Investment Advisors, www.bellinvest.com, a Bay Area registered investment advisory firm, today announced they will be conducting a free webinar, Introduction to Long Term Care, on September 25, 2013, 2-2:30 PM PDT. The event is part of an ongoing series of webinars and events that reflect the firm's dedication to providing free educational opportunities to its greater community. MarketWire

William Lyon Homes' ThreeSixty at South Bay Offers Gated Resort Living at Its Best
Southern Californians who want a resort-caliber lifestyle and access to premier amenities just steps from their front door are finding everything they want at William Lyon Homes' ThreeSixty. One of the South Bay's top-selling communities, ThreeSixty features spectacular recreation at The Center, where the community's 300+ residents enjoy socializing, relaxing and exercising in style MarketWire

Dailymotion's Video Matchbox Empowers Publishers to Generate Turnkey Revenues With Targeted Content
Dailymotion's Publisher Network (www.dailymotion.com) has officially launched Matchbox, a new widget for publishers to increase engagement and generate turnkey revenue on digital media properties. The free tool enables publishers to automatically add contextually-relevant videos to their pages from Dailymotion's content library MarketWire

AgreeYa to Share Risk Management and Compliance Solutions at ACAMS' 12th Annual AML & Financial Crime Conference
AgreeYa Solutions announced today that it will exhibit its risk management and compliance services at the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists' (ACAMS) 12th Annual AML and Financial Crime Conference, Sept. 23-25, 2013, in Las Vegas. The event focuses on financial crime detection and prevention and features practical, hands-on training, as well as regulatory updates. MarketWire

New Dashboards for Affordable SEO Services Help Business Owners to Make Strategic Decisions for Their Promotional Efforts
What can a web marketing company do to collaborate better with business leaders? MarketWire

Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club Leaves Summer 2013 Travelers Completely Satisfied
Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club has become synonymous with satisfied customers. Enjoyable travel experiences coupled with luxurious resorts make Lifestyle Holiday Vacation Club a leader in customer satisfaction. GlobeNewswire

Krystal Resort Cancun Reviews Show Amazing Vacation Experiences
Krystal Resort Cancun reviews are an asset of this location as they are consistently favorable and give other travelers an inside look at vacation experiences at this location, and in recent reviews posted to travel sites, this resort is described as the perfect resort to stay at while in Cancun. GlobeNewswire

Sun Valley Resort Makes Big Move Up In Ski Magazine's Landmark Annual Survey
Contact: Jack Sibbach GlobeNewswire

Las Palmas Travel Network Announces Overseas Business Travel Tips for the Fall
Las Palmas Travel Network is considered the gold standard in the vacation industry, and offers its members incredible vacation packages at unbeatable prices. Las Palmas Travel Network is now offering tips on overseas business travel for the Fall 2013 season. GlobeNewswire

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

Grand Travel Worldwide Shares Airport Tips for Fall Travelers
Grand Travel Worldwide focuses on providing the most affordable deals so that travelers can experience the most affordable accommodations. Traveling is stressful enough so here are some tips to assist travelers in getting the most they can out of their vacation. GlobeNewswire

Len Poikey Reveals Best Time Management Strategies for Success
Dr. Len Poikey is a highly respected executive leader whose visionary approach to leadership has led him to bring success to organizations in the diagnostic laboratory industry around the United States. Dr. Poikey is now revealing his top tips for time management success. GlobeNewswire

Travel To Go to Sponsor and Attend 57th Semi-Annual C.A.R.E. Conference
Travel To Go has been a leader in the vacation industry for over 20 years, and is looking forward to sponsoring and attending the 57th Semi-Annual C.A.R.E. Conference at the end of September. GlobeNewswire

El Cid Timeshare Shares the Highlights of the Mexican Independence Day Festivities
El Cid Timeshare is highlighting some of the festivities for the recent celebration of Mexican Independence Day on September 16, 2013. GlobeNewswire

Krystal Resort Cancun Reviews Reveal Highest Ratings of the Year
Krystal Resort Cancun reviews are one of the many ways that this resort stands out in the industry, and in recent reviews, it was found that guests staying at this location are giving the highest guest satisfaction ratings of 2013.  GlobeNewswire

Grand Solmar Timeshare Continues to Remain Best Cabo Family Vacation Experience
As the summer months come to an end, Grand Solmar Timeshare saw another great summer of families coming to experience the beauty of Cabo San Lucas, at the Land's End Resort and Spa. GlobeNewswire

Affordable Tickets for Touring Broadway Musical 'Once' Available at TicketNetwork.com
Building upon a successful Broadway run, the award-winning musical Once will soon launch its national tour, with tour tickets listed on the TicketNetwork.com marketplace for less than its NYC productions. MarketWire

Virtual Radiologic Expands Intellectual Property Complaint Against Tandem Radiology, Direct Radiology and Imaging Advantage
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Cassidian Communications to Demonstrate Latest Emergency Notification Technology at Disaster Recovery Journal Fall World 2013 Conference
Company to demonstrate latest version of The Communicator!® NXT™ emergency notification solution for business continuity/disaster recovery Cassidian Communications, an EADS North America company, will exhibit its latest emergency notification technology at the Disaster Recovery Journal (DRJ) Fall World 2013 conference in San Diego, Calif., Sept. 22-24 MarketWire

Panini Appoints Michael Pratt as Chief Executive Officer
The Panini Board of Directors is pleased to announce Michael Pratt has been appointed Chief Executive Officer for Panini and will lead the company's global operations and continued growth. Michael is an accomplished and widely recognized industry executive with extensive market experience and an impressive career track record of superior results. MarketWire

Landmark School With Harvard-Smithsonian Demonstrates Impact of E-Readers on Comprehension and Reading Speed on Dyslexics
Landmark School, a co-ed school that focuses on students grade 2-12 with language-based learning disabilities, has been participating in a study on the use of e-readers by students with dyslexia. Since April of 2012, Dr MarketWire

SYLVANIA Automotive Lighting a Beacon for NASCAR Hauler Drivers on Their Cross Country Treks
NASCAR® fans may travel from near and far to attend a race and feel the rush of 43 stock cars circling the track at up to 200 miles per hour, but the haulers that carry those 3,400 pound machines, along with all the parts necessary to compete in the Sprint Cup Series, log even more time on the open roads -- upwards of 70,000 miles according to media reports MarketWire

Global Holdings, Inc. Announces Advisory Board Chairman
GLOBAL HOLDINGS, INC. (PINKSHEETS: WFSV) announced that the Company has appointed Frank C. Alario, M.D. to the Advisory Board of its Wellness Division. MarketWire

SDRL - Seadrill announces proposed offering of US$500 million of unsecured senior notes due 2020
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Ultra-Low-Power, Context-Aware Motion-Recognition Platform to Result from STMicroelectronics and Movea Cooperation
Leading-edge, high-performance STM32 ARM® Cortex-M(TM) devices integrate Movea's SmartMotion technology for power-efficient, always-on motion processing GlobeNewswire

Centro Delivers Custom Digital Advertising Solutions for Industry Markets
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - September 20, 2013) -  Centro (www.centro.net), a provider of software and services for modern media agencies, today announced the release of specialized digital advertising solutions for key markets. Centro is customizing its offerings for some of the most valuable industries to help agencies win new business and manage media operations efficiently and flawlessly MarketWire

Exclusive Networks Group Wins Two Major Awards at the Palo Alto Networks Partner Conference
Exclusive Networks Group has won two major awards at the Palo Alto Networks EMEA NextWave Partner Conference (17th - 19th September, Marbella, Spain) where Exclusive Networks UK won the much-coveted European Distribution Partner of the year award, whilst Exclusive Networks Germany claimed the highest technical accolade of European Accredited Support Centre (ASC) of the Year Award. MarketWire

PNI Digital Media Integrates Walgreens QuickPrints API
PNI Digital Media (TSX: PN)(OTCBB: PNDMF), ("PNI" or the "Company"), the leading innovator in online, mobile and in-store digital media solutions for retailers, has integrated the Walgreens QuickPrints Photo API technology to the PNI Platform via the PNI Photo Services API MarketWire

Weidenhammer to Sell Box Content Sharing Solution
Weidenhammer, a leading provider of IT services, today announced that they have joined the Box Partner Network and will resell Box to its extensive network. As a result, Weidenhammer now offers a scalable, cloud-based solution for organizations interested in securely managing, accessing and collaborating around content from any device, regardless of location MarketWire

Xchanging Acquires US E-Sourcing Technology Company, MarketMaker4, Expanding the Technology Offering of Its Procurement Services Business
Xchanging plc, the business process, procurement and technology services provider, today announces that its subsidiary, Xchanging Inc. has acquired MarketMaker4 (MM4), an e-Sourcing technology company based in the USA, for a potential total consideration of up to $22mn, subject to certain performance criteria. MarketWire

BASF Announces Cash Offer to Acquire Specialized Enzyme Biotechnology Company Verenium
BASF (FRANKFURT: BAS) (LSE: BFA) (SIX: AN) today announced that its U.S. affiliate, BASF Corporation, has entered into an agreement to commence a cash tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of common stock of the biotechnology company Verenium Corporation (NASDAQ: VRNM) for US$4.00 per share MarketWire

Media Analytics Corporation Announces New Headquarters
Media Analytics Corporation (OTCBB: MEDA) (OTCQB: MEDA) (the "Company") has announced a new headquarters site: Suite 1802, 18/F, Chinachem Exchange Square, 1 Hoi Wan Street, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, 852. Operations will be based out of the new site, effective immediately. MarketWire

RELVAR(TM) ELLIPTA(TM) Gains Approval in Japan for the Treatment of Asthma
GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE: GSK) (NYSE: GSK) and Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) today announced that the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) has approved RELVAR™ ELLIPTA™ for the treatment of bronchial asthma (in cases where concurrent use of inhaled corticosteroid and long-acting inhaled beta2 agonist is required) MarketWire

Fuhu and Radio Disney Announce Exclusive Headphones Sponsorship
Fuhu, Inc., creators of the award-winning nabi® tablet, announced today their exclusive sponsorship of Radio Disney Studios and headphones sponsorship of Radio Disney, the #1 radio network for kids, tweens and families MarketWire

AMC Health VA Contract Clarification
On September 4, 2013, AMC Health sent a press release announcing a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) telehealth contract that inadvertently created some confusion about the nature of the contract MarketWire

Arch Therapeutics Announces Participation at the 2013 Boulder Peptide Symposium in Colorado September 25-27
Arch Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: ARTH) ("Arch" or the "Company"), today announced it will be featured as a presenting company at the Boulder Peptide Symposium 2013. The conference is being held September 25-27, 2013, at the St Julien Hotel in Boulder, Colorado. MarketWire

Avatier Demonstrates Thought Leadership in Identity Access Management at Gaming & Leisure Roundtable 2013
Avatier Corp., a leader in risk-driven identity management software, today announced its executives will participate in the Gaming & Leisure Roundtable 2013. Held September 22-23 in Las Vegas, the G&L Roundtable serves as the backdrop for networking events and a lively discussion detailing the current innovations and business processes in gaming and hospitality MarketWire

Indi Molecular Launches With $1.5 Million Seed Round Led by Interwest Partners
Indi Molecular, which pioneered a synthetic replacement for antibodies, today announced that it has raised a $1.5 million seed round led by InterWest Partners and joined by several angel investors MarketWire

Texas Rare Earth Resources Applauds House Passage of Strategic and Critical Metals Bill
Texas Rare Earth Resources Corp. (OTCQX: TRER), a heavy rare earths exploration company, welcomes the U.S. House of Representatives' passage of H.R. 761, the National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013, sponsored by Cong. Mark Amodei (R-NV). The bill passed by a margin of 246-178, with 15 Democrats joining all 231 Republicans voting in favor. MarketWire

Vital Therapies, Inc. Expands Board of Directors
Vital Therapies®, Inc. (VTI), a biopharmaceutical company developing a cell-based therapy targeting the treatment of acute liver failure, today announced election of Jean-Jacques Bienaimé to the company's Board of Directors. MarketWire

Dstillery Announces Industry Conference Lineup for Fall
Dstillery (formerly Media6Degrees) announced its portfolio of speaking engagements and sponsorships at a variety of top industry events this fall. Dstillery's team of industry experts will share insights around big data both on desktop and mobile, as well as the challenges and opportunities this data presents for the advertising industry. MarketWire

Southlake Orthopaedic Surgery Practice Supports Annual Community Event
Recently, All-Star Orthopaedics, a Dallas orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine practice, participated in Southlake's annual Stars and Stripes Event. Held at the Southlake Town Square, this event features local businesses, live music, food trucks, children's activities, and more. The festival concludes with a fireworks show for the community MarketWire

AAON Voted "Product of the Year" by Consulting-Specifying Engineer Magazine
AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAON), a leading manufacturer of heating and cooling products, announced that its SB Series indoor self contained unit (3-18 tons) has been named 2013 Product of the Year - Bronze in the HVAC/R category by the readers of Consulting-Specifying Engineer. MarketWire

Executives Predict North Dakota Crude Oil Production Will Double Within Decade, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- "How high?" and "How fast?" were the two most-asked questions regarding crude-oil production trends in the Bakken formation at an Oil & Gas conference early last week in Bismarck, North Dakota MarketWire

FireEye Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering
FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 15,175,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $20.00 per share. All of the shares are being offered by FireEye. In addition, FireEye has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2,275,000 shares of common stock to cover over-allotments, if any MarketWire

Mu Sigma Founder and CEO Dhiraj Rajaram Selected for Fortune's 40 Under 40 List of Rising Stars in the Business World
Mu Sigma (http://www.mu-sigma.com), the largest pure-play provider of decision sciences and big data solutions for global enterprise customers, announced today that its founder and CEO Dhiraj Rajaram has been named to Fortune magazine's annual "40 Under 40" recognizing the hottest rising stars in the business world MarketWire

Atossa Genetics to Sponsor Power of Pink Event in Johns Creek, Georgia
Atossa Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ: ATOS) is proud to announce its sponsorship of The Third Annual Power of Pink luncheon, fashion show and silent auction. The event will take place at the Country Club of the South in Johns Creek, Georgia, on Friday, September 20, 2013. MarketWire

Prospect Capital Purchases $48.0 Million of Senior Secured Floating Rate Debt and Equity in Recapitalization of Mity Enterprises
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that it has recapitalized Mity Enterprises, Inc. ("Mity" or the "Company") with $48.0 million of combined senior secured floating rate debt and equity. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Sidense Exhibiting and Presenting at TSMC Open Innovation Platform (OIP) Ecosystem Forum
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Horizon Pharma to Present at the 20th Annual NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference
Horizon Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: HZNP) today announced that Todd Smith, executive vice president and chief commercial officer, will present at the 20th Annual NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference on Friday, September 27th at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time in New York, NY. Mr. Smith will provide an overview of the Company and its corporate activities. MarketWire

2013 National Book Festival to Feature Digital Bookmobile
National Book Festival -- At the 2013 National Book Festival this weekend (Sept. 21 and 22), eBooks will again be a featured part of the celebration MarketWire

The third K-ruoka store in Russia opened in St. Petersburg
KESKO FOOD LTD PRESS RELEASE 20.09.2013 AT 15.00 1(1) GlobeNewswire

Analytik Jena AG Successfully Completes Capital Increase
Analytik Jena AG /Analytik Jena AG Successfully Completes Capital Increase. Ad hoc announcement according to § 15 WpHG. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

R. STAHL AG secures major contract in the Middle East
R. STAHL AG /R. STAHL AG secures major contract in the Middle East. Ad hoc announcement according to § 15 WpHG. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Aspo to increase its domestic commercial paper program
ASPO Plc  STOCK RELEASE September 20, 2013 at 12:00 GlobeNewswire

Incap Oyj: Incap appoints new CEO
Incap CorporationStock Exchange Release20 September 2013 at 11.20 am GlobeNewswire

Nestlé research identifies metabolic signature for long life
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé research identifies metabolic signature for long life . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Kemira acquires Soto Industries Inc. of Vancouver, BC, Canada
Kemira OyjPress Release September 20, 2013 at 3.00 pm (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Tikkurila's financial reporting in 2014
Tikkurila OyjStock Exchange ReleaseSeptember 20, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

KONE to equip third consecutive Oasis-class luxury cruise ship with energy efficient people flow solutions
KONE press release, September 20, 2013 GlobeNewswire

Biofrontera AG: Actinic keratosis, most efficiently treated by Ameluz®, recognized as occupational disease
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