PRN News Releases

Jun 26, 2017 21:34 ET
Evergreen Organix Prepares For Surge In Marijuana Demand With Opening Of Nevada's Recreational Market
LAS VEGAS, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As Nevada prepares to roll out its recreational marijuana program at midnight on July 1, local dispensaries and producers are working overtime to prepare for the anticipated demand.
Jun 26, 2017 21:26 ET
Qatar Remains Committed to Nurturing Innovation
DOHA, Qatar, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On June 5, the political landscape in the Arabian Gulf was plunged into a state of disarray when Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Egypt and Bahrain not only cut official diplomatic ties with Qatar, but also halted all land, air and sea traffic from and to the gas-rich country.  
Jun 26, 2017 21:18 ET
Microdrones® md4-1000 UAV Added to Transport Canada's Coveted List of Compliant Systems
VAUDREUIL-DORION, Quebec, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Microdrones is excited to announce that their popular md4-1000 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) has been added to Transport Canada's (TC) exclusive list of Compliant Unmanned Air Systems.
Jun 26, 2017 21:15 ET
MedX Partners With Govsphere to Develop New Software Platform for Medical Lumbar and Cervical Extension Machines
ORLANDO, Fla., June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MedX Holdings, Inc., the manufacturer and global distributor of MedX — branded medical strengthening, testing and rehabilitation equipment, today announced that it has partnered with Govsphere, Inc., a leading developer of secure information sharing systems and connected platforms for government and health care markets, to create a new and innovative software platform for its FDA cleared medical strengthening and rehabilitation machines.
Jun 26, 2017 20:56 ET
SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE)
NEW YORK, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of PDC Energy, Inc. ("PDC" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: PDCE). Such investors are encouraged to obtain additional information and assist the investigation by visiting the firm's site: www.bgandg.com/pdce.
Jun 26, 2017 20:30 ET
Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the importance of the Drug Quality and Security Act and overseeing the safety of compounded drugs
SILVER SPRING, Md., June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In late 2012, the United States faced the most serious outbreak associated with contaminated compounded drugs in recent history, involving hundreds of people, in many states, who developed fungal infections related to a compounded product. It was an incident that resulted in dozens of deaths.
Jun 26, 2017 20:30 ET
Tampa Dermatopathologist, Charles Perniciaro, M.D., Recognized for Excellence
TAMPA, Fla., June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Charles Perniciaro, M.D., a dermatologist and practicing dermatopathologist, received the inaugural "Excellence in Dermatopathology" award from the Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery (FSDDS). The recipient was chosen based on a vote by the 500 members of the FSDSS to select Florida's premier dermatopathologist.
Jun 26, 2017 19:56 ET
U.S. Women's Chamber of Commerce Condemns Senate Healthcare Bill as Bad for Small Business and Communities, Devastating for Women and Families
WASHINGTON, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Women's Chamber of Commerce ( http://uswcc.org ) strongly urges the Senate to abandon the current Obamacare repeal bill. This bill – really a tax bill aimed at a massive redistribution of wealth, if enacted, would destruct the healthcare marketplace like a wrecking ball leaving millions of self-employed individuals without coverage and substantially suppressing the creation of new venture businesses in America. The result will mean: millions more Americans will be without health coverage – which will drive up health costs; fewer n
Jun 26, 2017 19:35 ET
CBS Corporation Announces Redemption Of 4.625% Senior Notes Due 2018
NEW YORK, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) today announced the full redemption of its outstanding 4.625% senior notes due May 15, 2018. The redemption date is July 26, 2017.
Jun 26, 2017 19:32 ET
St. George's University Honored by Norwegian American Hospital
CHICAGO, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week, St. George's University received Norwegian American Hospital's Power of Community Award for its leadership in the quest to provide quality care to patients across Chicago.
Jun 26, 2017 19:31 ET
FIBRA Prologis Announces Results from Ordinary Holders' Meeting
MEXICO CITY, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- FIBRA Prologis (BMV: FIBRAPL14), a leading owner of Class-A logistics real estate in Mexico, today announced the approval of the proposal to issue additional CBFIs presented at its ordinary certificate holders meeting. The 4,383,025 additional CBFIs will be used as compensation for the incentive fee earned by its sponsor, Prologis, and are subject to a six month lock-up period.  
Jun 26, 2017 19:29 ET
Jun 26, 2017 19:28 ET
CBS Corporation Announces $900 Million Senior Notes Offering
NEW YORK, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) today announced the pricing of a debt offering of $400 million of 2.500% senior notes due 2023 and $500 million of 3.375% senior notes due 2028. The sale of the senior notes is expected to close on July 3, 2017, subject to customary closing conditions.
Jun 26, 2017 19:26 ET
All The World's Their Stage As Senior Citizens From Queens Unveil Special Drama Presentation
NEW YORK, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The dramatic and comedic skills of a talented group of Senior Citizens will be on full display this Thursday, June 29 when Braata Productions presents Happy Seniors - We Are Here at the Theodora G. Jackson Adult Center in Jamaica Queens.
Jun 26, 2017 19:25 ET
U.S. Lumber Industry Applauds Commerce Department Finding of Canadian Dumping
WASHINGTON, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Lumber Coalition released the following statement in response to the U.S. Department of Commerce announcement of antidumping duties related to Canadian companies dumping Canadian softwood lumber products in the United States. The Department's decision is a preliminary finding and now the case will be subject to additional investigation before a final decision on the dumping margins is made by the Department in September.
Jun 26, 2017 19:18 ET
Consumer Watchdog Calls on Congress to Ensure Safety Standards for Robot Cars; Warns Pre-emption of State Rules Before Feds Act Would Leave Dangerous Regulatory Void
SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog today called on Congress to ensure the adoption of federal safety standards to cover self-driving autonomous vehicles and warned that proposed House legislation that would pre-empt state safety regulations "would leave a regulatory void without meaningful safety protections."
Jun 26, 2017 19:11 ET
Statement of National Alliance for Hispanic Health on CBO Score of Better Care Reconciliation Act
WASHINGTON, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Today's CBO estimate of 22 million people losing health insurance should be a bill stopper.  This bill was supposed to increase the number of people who have health insurance.  As it stands the legislation is unconscionable," said Jane L. Delgado, PhD, MS, President and CEO of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, the nation's leading Hispanic health advocacy group.
Jun 26, 2017 19:08 ET
Baystate Franklin Medical Center Nurses to End One-Day Strike on Tuesday, June 27; RNs Locked Out by Baystate Plan to March on Baystate Board Member
GREENFIELD, Mass., June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Baystate Franklin Medical Center nurses will conclude a 24-hour unfair labor practice strike Tuesday at 6 a.m., and plan to re-enter the hospital to care for their patients. Baystate has threatened to continue its unprecedented preemptive lock out, prompting RNs and community supporters to march Tuesday on a member of the Baystate Health Board of Trustees in Greenfield.
Jun 26, 2017 19:00 ET
89% of Medicare Plan Members Say They Do Not Receive Information About How to Lower Health Care Costs, HealthMine Survey
DALLAS, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighty-nine percent (89%) of Medicare health plan members aged 65+ said they do not receive information about how they can lower health care costs.  Further, 63% said they are not informed by their health plan about fees after receiving medical services. The data comes from a HealthMine survey fielded in May/June 2017 to 500 Medicare health consumers.