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CAIR-LA Calls for End to Use of Stereotypical Enemy Attire in UCLA ROTC Training

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ANAHEIM, CA, 4/26/2018) – The Greater Los Angeles Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today called for an immediate end to -- and apology for – the use of stereotypical “enemy” attire in UCLA Army Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) training that teaches cadets to suspect and view Muslim civilians as potential threats.

Attorney General Laxalt Announces Sentencing of a Lead Defendant in Staged-Accident Insurance Fraud Ring Involving 24 Defendants

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Las Vegas, NV – Today, Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced that Julio Cesar Gonzalez, 39, of Las Vegas, was sentenced to up to 10 years in prison for his role in a 24 defendant staged-accident insurance fraud ring. In September of 2017, the 24 defendants were indicted by a Clark County Grand Jury on 68 felony counts. The indictment represented the largest multi-defendant indictment in Nevada Attorney General history.

South Carolina High School Student Wins 2018 Poetry Out Loud National Championship, $20,000 Award

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National Endowment for the Arts Senior Deputy Chairman Mary Anne Carter, 2018 Poetry Out Loud National Champion Janae Claxton, and

Southeast Student in Pursuit of Dance Journalism Career Selected for IDJA

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IDJA is partnering with the American College Dance Association and will make its debut at the 2018 National College Dance Festival. 

New conservation officers provide greater protection for B.C. environment - BCGEU

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The swearing in of new conservation officers on the steps of the B.C. legislature demonstrates a commitment by the B.C. government to

Columbus McKinnon to Exhibit Magnetek Wireless Controls, STAHL Explosion-Protected Lifting Technology at the 2018 Offshore Technology Conference

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GETZVILLE, N.Y., April 26, 2018 – Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. Breaks Ground On New Terminal At PortMiami

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Frank Del Rio, president and chief executive officer of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.

New Academy of Management Research Shows Investor Biases Widen The Startup Funding Gender Gap, Men Secure More Funds Than Women

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BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y., April 26, 2018 / / -- The Academy of Management, the largest global association devoted to management and

I-80 road work to begin near Cooper Cove

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LARAMIE, Wyo. – Interstate 80 around Cooper Cove and the Albany/Carbon county line will undergo construction this year beginning May

Award-winning global science series launches in Detroit, East Lansing

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Science Gallery Lab Detroit, the first installment in the Americas of the global initiative that fuses art and science, will bring its Detroit-based Intersection series to East Lansing on May 1.

Governor Ivey and Team Return Home After Productive Japan Talks

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TOKYO – Governor Kay Ivey said today that meetings with high-level executives from Mazda, Toyota and Honda in Japan helped to

MIT 24-Hour Challenge reaches tau

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The second MIT 24-Hour Challenge, held on Pi Day, surpassed its goals with 8,673 donors.

HRC Responds to Senate Confirmation of Anti-LGBTQ Secretary of State Nominee Mike Pompeo

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Mike Pompeo’s long-standing opposition to LGBTQ equality and lack of diplomatic experience makes him a poor choice to lead our nation’s diplomatic efforts,” said HRC President Chad Griffin.

Whale Shark Logs Longest-Recorded Trans-Pacific Migration

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Little is known about the world’s largest living fish, gentle giants reaching 12 meters (40 feet) in length. Researchers from the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) and colleagues tracked a female whale shark from the eastern Pacific to the western Indo-Pacific for 20,142 kilometers (more than 12,000 miles), the longest whale shark migration route ever recorded.

FWC approves statewide changes to tripletail and sheepshead management

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At its April meeting in Fort Lauderdale, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved several changes to the

CSUN Engineering Students Win $20,000 First-Place Prize in Third Annual Bull Ring New Venture Competition

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Wheelchair Assist” team members Steven Meza, Quinn Darrach, Nichta Harabedian, Bashir Tirmizi and Sutichai Savathasuk.

Superior Uniform Group, Inc. to Participate in the 12th Annual Barrington Research Spring Investment Conference

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SEMINOLE, Florida - April 26, 2018 -- Superior Uniform Group, Inc.® (NASDAQ: SGC) (the “Company”) today announced that Michael

Railroad Commission Joins PUCT & TCEQ in Supporting Repeal of EPAs Clean Power Plan

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All three agencies previously submitted comments opposing the Clean Power Plan. Those comments were submitted Dec. 1, 2014 and are

NPR News Interviews Ex-CIA Chief John Brennan

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Since stepping down as CIA chief last year, John Brennan has been a harsh critic of President Trump.

Avnet to Transfer Stock Exchange Listing to Nasdaq

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Listing on Nasdaq positions Avnet alongside other top-tier technology companies that are leading their industries and

Kurt Suzuki grounded out on a ball that hit directly off the knob of his bat

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We all know that baseball is a game of inches. Inches often separate balls from strikes, home runs from fly outs and a stolen base

Chance Fletcher, Cherokee, Named First Recipient of Three-Year American Indian College Fund Law School Scholarship

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Chance Fletcher, a senior at Princeton University and a member of the Cherokee Nation, has been selected to receive the first-ever

Company Declares Quarterly Dividend

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ATLANTA, April 26, 2018 – The Board of Directors of The Coca-Cola Company today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 39 cents

Governor Carney Honors Kids Safe Online Poster Contest Winners

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DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney, joined by Chief Information Officer James Collins, Christina School District Superintendent Richard Gregg, and other officials, parents and students from Christina School District, today celebrated the winners of the 2018 “Kids Safe Online” Poster Contest at Gallaher Elementary School. For the first time in the ten year history of the contest there was a complete sweep of winners from the same school. Art teacher Kelly Walzl’s fourth grade students Aubrie Rodriguez, Clayton Starkey, and Catalina Syto placed first, second and third, respectively.

New Academy of Management Research Shows Success Of Female CEOs Is Influenced By Exit Actions Of Their Mostly Male Predecessors

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BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y., April 26, 2018 / / -- Today, the Academy of Management, the largest global association devoted to management
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