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Letter to Sitestar Shareholders From Steven Kiel
LYNCHBURG, VA--(Marketwired - December 30, 2015) - Sitestar Corporation (OTCQB: SYTE) ("Sitestar" or the "Company") a provider of consumer and business-grade Internet access, wholesale managed modem services for downstream ISPs and Web hosting and value-added products and service, and real estate investment entity today announced the following:

Grocery Outlet to Open Numerous Los Angeles-Area Locations
Grocery Outlet is shaking things up in the Southern California market. While other retail grocers in the region are filing for bankruptcy, merging or otherwise slowing their pace of expansion, the nearly 70-year-old company continues to grow.

SEI Survey Reveals Financial Advisors' Top 2016 New Year's Resolutions
Fostering growth will be top-of-mind for financial advisors in 2016, according to a recent report from SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC). The SEI survey gathered responses from 484 financial advisors, who ranked their top New Year's resolutions within three main areas -- investment strategies, technologies and practice management

Vista Group International to Acquire Stake in Share Dimension, the Makers of 'Cinema Intelligence'
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND and AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS--(Marketwired - December 21, 2015) - Vista Group International Ltd ('Vista') has announced the signing of a strategic partnership with Share Dimension, a Dutch software development company specializing in predictive analytics business intelligence solutions for cinema exhibitors

Genetic Technologies Announces Publication of Key Scientific Validation Results in Support of BREVAGenplus(R)
Molecular diagnostics company Genetic Technologies Limited (ASX: GTG) (NASDAQ: GENE) ("Company") announced today the publication of a new independent study in support of the BREVAGenplus® breast cancer risk assessment test for Caucasian women. The results were published online first in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention on December 16, 2015

Winston Baker Begins 2016 With Annual Entertainment Finance Forum in Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - December 18, 2015) - Winston Baker, the leading global producer of film finance conferences, announces their 2016 event lineup and will kick off their global series with the annual Entertainment Finance Forum (EFF) from March 1 - 2, 2016 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles, California.

Levy Says Economic Situation Belies Market's Confidence
MOUNT KISCO, NY--(Marketwired - December 18, 2015) - Economist David Levy, writing in the just-published December issue of The Levy Forecast®, cautioned that despite subdued market perceptions of economic risk, "the global economy has been weakening and its financial stability eroding in salient ways."

The CEO of Tsakos Energy Navigation Will Appear on Bloomberg TV and Radio Today, Friday, December 18, 2015
Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. or the Company (NYSE: TNP), a leading crude, product and LNG tanker operator, today announced that the CEO of the Company, Nikolas P. Tsakos is scheduled to appear on Bloomberg TV and Radio today Friday, December 18, 2015.

Invitation to the Extraordinary Shareholders' General Meeting of Valartis Group AG
Valartis Group AG /Invitation to the Extraordinary Shareholders' General Meeting of Valartis Group AG . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Engagement Labs Fulfills Compensation Options to Directors
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 17, 2015) - Engagement Labs Inc. (TSX VENTURE: EL) today announces its intent to satisfy its obligation to pay independent director fees for the period January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015 by issuing shares, pending approval from the TSX Venture Exchange. The Corporation will issue 994,573 Common Shares with a deemed value of $0

Luxury Institute Survey Shows Affluent Travelers Rankings of 40 Global Luxury Hotel Brands
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 17, 2015) - The independent and objective Luxury Institute today released the 2016 Global Hotels Luxury Brand Status Index, which provides rankings and ratings of 40 global luxury hotel brands by affluent consumers from the world's richest countries

Fragmob Announces Partnership With Vantiv
Fragmob, Direct Selling's mobile technology innovator, today announced its partnership with Vantiv, Inc. (NYSE: VNTV), a leading provider of payment processing services and related technology solutions for merchants and financial institutions of all sizes

Leasinvest Real Estate acquires the iconic building Royal Depot on the Tour & Taxis site in Brussels
On 17 December 2015 Leasinvest Real Estate acquires the Royal Depot on the Tour & Taxis site in Brussels.

Cellceutix Stockholders Tour Company Facilities at First Annual Stockholder Meeting; Investors Express Support for Company and Disgust for Seeking Alpha Article

Clarification Statement of Beijing Enterprises Water Group Limited Regarding an Article "Chinese Water Accounting Is Slippery" Published by The Wall Street Journal

ContraFect Corporation Concludes Phase 1 Study of CF-301
YONKERS, NY--(Marketwired - December 15, 2015) - ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX) (NASDAQ: CFRXW), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein therapeutics and antibody products for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced the Phase 1, first-in-human study of CF-301 has concluded

DryShips Inc. Announces Exercise of Preferred Stock Right
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS), or the Company, an international owner of drybulk carriers and offshore support vessels, today announced that the independent members of its Board of Directors have approved the exercise of the Company's right under its previously announced Secured Revolving Facility Agreement with Sifnos Shareholders Inc. ("Sifnos"), a company controlled by Mr. George Economou

Hillair Capital Exercises Purchase Right Resulting in Additional $1,875,000 Aggregate Investment in PFO Global
PFO Global, Inc. (OTCQB: PFGB), the innovative manufacturer and commercial provider of advanced prescription lenses, finished eyewear and vision technologies, today announced Hillair Capital Investments L.P. ("Hillair Capital") has elected to partially exercise its right to invest up to an additional $4.0 million in the company.

Almaden Announces Ixtaca Gold-Silver Deposit PEA Update Showing Significant Capital Savings Using the Rock Creek Mill
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - December 09, 2015) - Almaden Minerals Ltd

UGE International Ltd. Announces Grant of Options and Restricted Share Units
UGE International Ltd. (the "Company" or "UGE") (www.ugei.com) (TSX VENTURE: UG) (OTCQB: UGEIF), is announcing the grant of restricted share units ("RSUs") and stock options ("Options") to certain directors and employees of the Company.

Energous Corporation Grants Inducement Awards of Restricted Stock Units to New Employees

Levy Says US Economy Set to Outperform Rest of World in 2015
Economist David Levy, writing in the just-published December Levy Forecast®, said that the United States economy will enter 2015 with "fairly good momentum" but that global threats continue to loom large.

Independent National Party Committee Will Hold Community Event on Voter and Veteran Rights in Twin Cities
While fellow Minnesotans prepare for and indulge into the Christmas and New Year's holiday, the Independent National Party of Minnesota is preparing for its First Annual Voter's Awareness Forum that will be held at the American Legion in Cambridge, Minnesota on January 22, 2015.

Mandatory public tender offer for Incap Corporation's shares with related terms and conditions has been published
Incap CorporationStock Exchange Release 23 December 2014 at 5.30 pm (EET)

2015: The Year an Easier and Safer Self-Employed Workforce Comes Into Focus
MBO Partners -- the first to forecast a future independent majority in the U.S. workforce -- draws on four years of national research to predict that 2015 will be the year that Americans accept and adapt to the rapidly growing independent workforce and focus on ways to make it an easier and safer work arrangement.

Community Works in Action at Independent National Party Committee to Aid Voter Awareness for 2016
Independent National Party Committee (INC) pursues plans on voter awareness for next U.S. elections with the anticipation to broaden community voter participation in urban and rural districts

Forward Industries Encourages Shareholders to Focus on the Best Plan Ahead for the Future of the Company
Forward Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORD)

MorphoSys's Partner Roche Provides Update on Trial of Gantenerumab in Prodromal Alzheimer's Patients
MorphoSys AG /MorphoSys's Partner Roche Provides Update on Trial of Gantenerumab in Prodromal Alzheimer's Patients . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Agreements to Modify and Sell Existing Shipbuilding Contracts for Six Capesize Vessels
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE: SALT) (the "Company") announced today that it has (i) reached agreements with shipyards in South Korea and Romania to modify six newbuilding contracts for Capesize bulk carriers into newbuilding contracts for LR2 product tankers, (ii) reached an agreement to sell four of these LR2 newbuilding contracts to Scorpio Tankers Inc

CrossAmerica Partners LP: CST Brands and CrossAmerica Announce Acquisition of Landmark Stores
CST Brands & CrossAmerica Announce Acquisition of Landmark Stores; First Dropdown Transaction

SEI Reveals 2015 New Year's Resolutions for Advisors
With advisors optimistic heading into the New Year, SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today released its annual list of New Year's resolutions for advisors focused on fostering growth for their firms in 2015

Statement of Incap Corporation's Board concerning the change in holdings in Incap
Incap CorporationStock Exchange Release 12 December 2014 at 5.30 pm (EET)

Gold Standard Closes Deals to Expand Its Pinion and Dark Star Land Positions in Carlin Trend, Nevada
Gold Standard Ventures Corp. (TSX VENTURE: GSV)(NYSE MKT: GSV) ("Gold Standard" or the "Company") announced today it has taken a further important step in its ongoing program of consolidating the southern Carlin Trend under single control for the first time. The Company has entered into separate option-to-purchase agreements with Allied Nevada Gold Corp

Pixalate Unveils First Global Seller Trust Index for RTB
SANTA MONICA, CA--(Marketwired - December 10, 2014) - Pixalate, the leading analytics platform for programmatic advertising, releases the industry's first comprehensive RTB quality rating standard, the Global Seller Trust Index, and announces the 20 top rated sellers in the first monthly report.

Ecrypt CEO Appointed to ProCM's Independent Training and Certification Board of Directors
Ecrypt Technologies (OTCQB: ECRY) announced today that its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Dr. Thomas A. Cellucci, was elected as the Training and Certification Board Co-Chair of the Professional Capture Management Forum (ProCM).

NMC Resource (TSX VENTURE: NRC) Enters Into Arrangement Agreement for Going Private Transaction
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - December 08, 2014) - Further to the news release dated November 25, 2014, NMC Resource Corporation (TSX VENTURE: NRC) ("NMC Resource" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a formal arrangement agreement (the "Arrangement Agreement") with Dong Won Corporation ("Dong Won").

The IDEAL School Is Grateful for Stanley Tomchin's Financial Assistance
A trio of New York City moms who each have a child with the Down syndrome faced a problem when it was time to put their kids in school. They discovered that private schools are great for small class sizes and public schools are great for their inclusiveness, but neither option met both requirements

Phorm Corporation Limited Announces Equity Fundraising
(AIM: PHRM)

JDSU Announces Preliminary Results of 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) today announced that, based on the preliminary vote count from its 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, JDSU shareholders re-elected all six of JDSU's director nominees: Keith Barnes, Timothy Campos, Penelope A. Herscher, Masood A. Jabbar, Martin A. Kaplan and Thomas Waechter. JDSU shareholders also approved all of the Company's other proposals

Songdew.com Presents RENAULT Free the Music - The Biggest Online Launch Pad for Independent Artists and Bands
Songdew in association with RENAULT – The major automobile brand has launched RENAULT –Free the Music Campaign. Renault Free the music marks the second season of Free the Music series

Board of Directors of Brookfield Office Properties Recommends Increased Offer Received From Brookfield Property Partners
Brookfield Office Properties Inc. ("BPO") (NYSE: BPO) (TSX: BPO) acknowledges the news release issued this morning by Brookfield Property Partners L.P. ("BPY") (NYSE: BPY) (TSX: BPY.UN) announcing an increase to its proposed offer for any or all of the common shares of BPO that it does not currently own (the "Offer")

Brookfield Property Partners Increases Proposed Offer to Acquire Brookfield Office Properties
Brookfield Property Partners L.P. (NYSE: BPY) (TSX: BPY.UN) ("Brookfield Property Partners" or "BPY") today announced that it has increased the offer price in connection with its proposal to acquire any or all of the common shares of Brookfield Office Properties Inc

Genetic Technologies Announces Share Reduction Schedule With Major Shareholder
Genetic Technologies Limited (ASX: GTG) (NASDAQ: GENE) today announced that entities associated with the Company's founder and largest shareholder, Dr. Mervyn Jacobson (collectively, the "Jacobson Entities"), have entered into several transactions which will result in the disposal of 105,937,500 shares in the Company. As a result, Dr

SEI Survey: Increasing Referrals, Efficiency Top Advisor New Year's Resolutions
With most advisors feeling optimistic heading into 2014, increasing referrals and efficiency top their lists of New Year's resolutions, according to a survey released today by SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC)

Savant Capital Management Acquires $150M Naperville, IL, Registered Investment Advisory Firm; Adds to Strong Chicago Area Footprint
ROCKFORD, IL--(Marketwired - December 11, 2013) -

Change of Name to Nostrum Oil & Gas LP

Self Storage Group Adopts Stockholder Rights Plan
Self Storage Group, Inc. (formerly Global Income Fund, Inc.) (OTCQB: SELF) (the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors, after careful consideration and based on the recommendation of a special committee comprised solely of the independent directors, by the unanimous vote of the directors present, adopted a stockholder rights plan (the "Plan")

November US Employment Report From Elance: 52,000 New Freelance Jobs Created and Freelancer Earnings up 67%
Elance, the leading online work marketplace, today released its November U.S. Employment Report which shows 52,000 new freelance jobs were created and U.S. freelancers earned more than $7 million last month. An estimated one-third of the U.S

Champion Enters Into Arrangement Agreement With Mamba

Xcite Energy Limited: Re-filing of annual financial statements

inexio and Axians Deploy ADVA 100G Metro for Rapid Regional Bandwidth Growth
ADVA Optical Networking SE /inexio and Axians Deploy ADVA 100G Metro for Rapid Regional Bandwidth Growth . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Federated Media Gets More Value From Data With Domo

Pacific Life Offers Financial Advisors a New and Innovative Option for Building Retirement Income: Pacific Income Advantage(SM)
Amid today's economic fluctuations, financial advisors want their clients to have every possible advantage as they build retirement income. That's why Pacific Life Insurance Company has launched Pacific Income Advantage

Old National Insurance to Open Louisville Regional Office; Jack Matthews Named Louisville Region President
Old National Insurance (ONI), a subsidiary of Evansville-based Old National Bancorp (NASDAQ: ONB), has announced the opening of a Regional Insurance Office in Louisville, Ky. Jack Matthews, formerly of Wells Fargo Insurance Services USA, Inc., has been appointed Louisville Region President.

Cruises-N-More Partners With Globus Family of Brands, Where Comprehensive Travel Offerings Make for an Immersion Experience in Travel
Cruises-N-More is pleased to announce a partnership with the Globus family of brands, a superior travel ensemble that features Cosmos, Monograms and Avalon Waterways. The Globus companies create unique vacations and travel packages that bring destinations to life, balancing itineraries, activities and amenities to draw travelers into a world of experience.

Oracle Recognizes the Independent Oracle User Group and Belgium Java User Group for Innovative Programs Promoting Oracle Engineered Systems and Java Education for Kids
Oracle (NYSE: ORCL)

Update on the DUAL Program in Digital Ulcers in Systemic Sclerosis
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Update on the DUAL Program in Digital Ulcers in Systemic Sclerosis . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Nordic Mines updates the Mineral Resources for the Laiva mine (A translation from Swedish)
The Mineral Resources have been updated after two years of operations at the Laiva mine in Finland and a preliminary economic assessment has been prepared.

Santhera's Phase III program with Catena®/Raxone® in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy on track to deliver pivotal data early in 2Q 2014
Santhera Pharmaceuticals Holding AG /Santhera's Phase III program with Catena®/Raxone® in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy on track to deliver pivotal data early in 2Q 2014 . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Polaris’ Real Time Payments Hub Rated a ‘Best in Class’ provider for Payments Operations in Independent Research Group’s Payment Hubs Report
Polaris Financial Technology Limited, a leader in products, solutions and services that enable unprecedented operational productivity for the global Financial Services industry, recently announced that its Payments Hub from its iGTB division received a ‘Best in Class’ recognition for Payments Operations in CEB TowerGroup’s annual Payment Hubs Technology Analysis report, 2013

Weichai Power and KION Group Successfully Close Transaction to Form Long-term Strategic Partnership
KION GROUP GmbH /Weichai Power and KION Group Successfully Close Transaction to Form Long-term Strategic Partnership . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) Gets Rated By Interactive Buyside Community with $25 Price Target
The analyst community of Interactive Buyside has issued an initiation report on Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) with a long rating and a $25 price target. The independent analyst's thesis summary on the company is as follows:

Anadarko Announces Advancement of Mozambique LNG Project
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced that it has reached Heads of Agreement (HOA) with Eni, establishing foundational principles for the coordinated development of the common natural gas reservoirs spanning both Mozambique's Offshore Area 1 (operated by Anadarko) and Offshore Area 4 (operated by Eni)

Bardessono Hotel, Restaurant, and Spa Is Included in Conde Nast Johansens' 2013 Awards of Excellence, Travel + Leisure's 500 Best Hotels in the World for 2013, and Conde Nast Traveler's 2013 Gold List
Bardessono Hotel, Restaurant, and Spa has been included in Conde Nast Johansens' 2013 Award for Excellence as the Most Excellent Eco Hotel, as well as Travel + Leisure's 500 Best Hotels in the World for 2013 and Conde Nast Traveler's 2013 Gold List.

Independent Electricity System Operator Awards ENBALA Contract to Provide Aggregated Load Services to the Province of Ontario
ENBALA Power Networks is proud to announce it has been awarded a contract by the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) to provide Load Balancing Services to the province of Ontario. Through a competitive RFP process, ENBALA has been awarded a contract in the category of "Aggregated Load Solutions" based on its proven and leading edge technology and services platform.

LifeSci Advisors Initiates Coverage of Cytomedix, Inc.
LifeSci Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of investment research and investor relations services in the life sciences sector, today announced that it has initiated coverage of Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCQX: CMXI), an autologous regenerative therapies company focused on the commercialization of innovative technologies for orthopedics and wound care

OutboundEngine Launches New Marketing Platform for SMBs
OutboundEngine, the platform enabling independent professionals to nurture their customer relationships through automated, customized email and social media services, today announced the OutboundEngine Platform, allowing independent professionals to nurture their business through automated, customized email and social media services, which are paired with lead scoring and campaign analytics.

SEI Unveils Resolutions for a Successful Advisor New Year
With most financial advisors feeling optimistic about 2013, SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today unveiled a set of resolutions to help advisors turn that positive energy into a happy and more successful New Year

SEI Quick Poll: Advisors More Optimistic About 2013 Than Clients
Despite the fact that a majority of their clients remain nervous about the coming year, advisors are overwhelmingly positive about 2013 with only 14 percent expecting it to be worse than 2012, according to an SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) Quick Poll released today

United States Diagnostics Standards (USDS) Appoints Christopher Singer as CEO
United States Diagnostics Standards (USDS), the independent review body for medical diagnostics, today announced that it has appointed Christopher Singer to serve as CEO

PNI Digital Media Reschedules Conference Call and Postpones Release of Annual Financial Results
PNI Digital Media (TSX: PN)(OTCBB: PNDMF) ("PNI" or the "Company") announced that it will postpone its previously announced conference call to discuss its annual financial statements and Management Discussion and Analysis for the year and fourth quarter ended September 30, 2012 (the "Annual Financial Results")

Coach Drives Luxury Handbag Sales, but Michael Kors Comes On Strong
Wealthy U.S. women earning at least $150,000 a year rank 31 luxury handbag brands in the new 2013 Luxury Brand Status Index (LBSI) survey from the independent and objective New York-based Luxury Institute

AdMobius Certified by TRUSTe for Mobile Privacy Best Practices
AdMobius, the first mobile Audience Management Platform, announced today that it is has been awarded the TRUSTed Data Collection Certification and will employ TRUSTed Mobile Ads, which demonstrates its commitment to consumer privacy protection

Serabi Gold plc ("Serabi" or the "Company"): Proposals for the Conditional Subscription for 270,000,000 Ordinary Shares at 6 Pence per Share; Approval of a Waiver of an Obligation Under Rule 9 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers; Notice of General Meeting; Posting of Circular

Canada Carbon Inc. : CANADA CARBON INC. ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF THE NI 43- 101 TECHNICAL REPORT FOR THE ASBURY GRAPHITE PROPERTY
A carbon sciences companyDecember 10, 2012, Oakville, ON, Canada - Canada Carbon Inc. (formerlyBoleroResources Corp.) (the "Company") (TSX-V: CCB), (FRANKFURT: U7N1) ispleased toannounce that a National Instrument 43-101 compliant Technical Report hasbeencompleted on the Asbury Graphite property.

The Wine Advocate and eRobertParker.com to Expand Offerings
Wine collectors, connoisseurs and industry professionals will soon enjoy more content from the global leader and guide to fine wine for more than 30 years. The Wine Advocate and eRobertParker.com will be expanding its online and print mediums with financing from a private investor group.

Active Biotech and Ipsen announce completion of recruitment of tasquinimod clinical phase III study in prostate cancer
Active Biotech (NASDAQ OMXNORDIC: ACTI) and Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) today announced thatthePhase III clinical trial for tasquinimod, a novel compound for thetreatment ofprostate cancer, is successfully enrolled with over 1,200 randomizedpatients asplanned in the clinical protocol. This achievement triggers a EUR10 millionmilestone payment from Ipsen to Active Biotech.

Smith & Associates Gains AS9120 Certification
Smith & Associates, the industry leader in global electronics distribution, today announces its global headquarters' certification to the AS9120 quality standard. This certification recognizes Smith's high standards for traceability and control of records, and its ability to evidence conformance to the aerospace industry's stringent security and dependability needs.

Energizer Resources Reports 43-101 Mineral Resource Estimate for its Green Giant, Madagascar, Graphite Property
Energizer Resources Inc. (TSX: EGZ)(OTCBB: ENZR)(FRANKFURT: YE5) ("Energizer" or the "Company") is pleased to report the results of the mineral resource estimate for its Molo graphite deposit, located in Madagascar.

EPAM Recognized as a Global R&D and Product Development Services Leader for Enterprise Mobility and Cloud Verticals
Newton, PA, December 14, 2012-EPAM (NYSE:EPAM), a leading provider of complex software engineering solutions and a leader in Central and Eastern European IT service delivery, today announced it has been recognized by Zinnov, a management consulting firm, as a leader in global R&D and Product Development Services for Enterprise Mobility and Cloud Verticals.

Lax Schengen visa controls could lead to another 9/11 in Europe, warns Interpol chief
The failure of many European countries to check passports against an international database of lost and stolen travel documents is leaving the Continent vulnerable to 'another September 11,' the head of Interpol has warned.

News International prepares 100m pounds legal fund to settle hacking cases before they reach court
Rupert Murdoch's media firm News International has reportedly prepared a legal fund of 100 million pounds to settle civil litigation actions brought by victims of the News of the World phone hacking scandal before they get to court.

Now, e-cigarettes that mimic sensation of smoking sans lethal effects
Companies, including some of the biggest names in tobacco, are up to launching a generation of devices that deliver a hit of nicotine and mimic the experience of smoking without the lethal effects in a bid to eradicate harmful cigarettes.

Tobacco industry studies on cigarette additives safety may be misleading
Scientific research published by the tobacco industry on the safety of cigarette additives cannot be taken at face value, a new study has suggested.

Wanted: Genius to operate Stephen Hawking' custom-built wheelchair
Professor Stephen Hawking has posted a job advert seeking for a technical assistant to help him maintain and operate his custom-built wheelchair and the computer-controlled voice synthesiser through which he speaks.

Girls perform better in 'single-sex' lessons at university
Girls tend to achieve better marks when they attend 'single sex' classes at university, a new study has revealed.

Bresnan, No.1 Test side England's lucky charm
Tim Bresnan, who was once dismissed as a chubby lad, has rapidly gained credence as an authentic international all-rounder and lucky charm for England, as his team has now won all 10 Tests he has played.

Sinopec Kantons Announced the Acquisition of Five Oil Terminal Operators from Sinopec Kantons and Proposed Rights Issue
Sinopec Kantons Holdings Ltd ("Kantons" or the "Company"; together with its subsidiaries (the "Group"); Stock Code: 934) is pleased to announce that it signed an agreement of acquiring the equity interest in the Five Crude Oil Terminal Operators ("Five Joint Ventures") from China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ("Sinopec Corp

SEI Quick Poll: During 'Year of Volatility,' Investors Dial Up Pressure, Demand More Communication From Advisors
According to an SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) Quick Poll released today, 2011 will be remembered as "The Year of Volatility" or "The Year of Uncertainty" among investors. The volatility had a direct impact on investor expectations. Compared to 2010, advisors communicated with clients more frequently and felt more pressure to keep clients satisfied

Prime Management Successfully Completes (SSAE) No. 16 Type II Examination
Prime Management Limited, a leading independent hedge fund administrator, announced today the successful completion of a Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) No. 16 Type II examination

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