HELENA, Mont. (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Walsh of Montana says he was on medication and being treated for post-traumatic stress disorder when he used unattributed work of scholars in his master's thesis.
SARASOTA, Fla. -- In Feburary we told you about the exotic tegu lizard that has been breeding in Hillsborough County and spreading south. Now there have been several confirmed sightings in Sarasota County, and one that has been terrorizing a Sarasota neighborhood has finally been caught.
COLOMBES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 23, 2014--Oberthur Technologies (OT), a world leader in digital security solutions for the mobility space, today announced its partnership with Cumulocity, the leading ‘Internet-of-Things’ (IoT) platform provider, to offer an application enablement and objects management platform for the Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) markets. This new OT solution has the flexibility to address various M2M use cases from fleet management and asset tracking to industrial remote maintenance and surveillance, among many others.
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 23, 2014--The inspired luxury of Conrad Hotels & Resorts is due to arrive in Westminster, central London, following a franchise agreement with Supreme Hotels LLP. The 256 guest room hotel will join the Hilton Worldwide portfolio of 23 existing Conrad hotels and resorts worldwide, including Dublin, Dubai, Istanbul, and Portugal. Conrad London Westminster, located between Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace, is expected to welcome guests beginning in September 2014.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — MetLife Stadium, site of last February's Super Bowl, has been recognized for its achievements in security.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The acting secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs is vowing to crack down on whistleblower retaliation after a private government watchdog released a critical report on the agency's treatment of employees who brought internal problems to light.
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC -- (Marketwired) — 07/22/14 -- Tergus (www.terguspharma.com) has positioned itself for continued growth and expansion in the coming months. The company, which delivers dermatological product development, research and analysis, recently opened a state-of-the-art facility at Research Triangle Park in Durham, North Carolina. The company has a stellar, 18-year track record of successfully providing comprehensive services as well as regulatory guidance, documentation and support.
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OLDSMAR, FL -- (Marketwired) — 07/22/14 -- Global Convergence Inc. (GCI), a global IT channel services and specialty technology distribution company, today announced that it has acquired the operating assets of global services and solutions provider NXO Americas, the North American subsidiary of NextiraOne Europe. This acquisition was incubated by an existing, long-term global services partnership between the two companies, and allows GCI to continue to broaden its IT services offerings for channel partners.
OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 22, 2014--Panasonic Corporation announced it installed the “Power Supply Container,” as a stand-alone photovoltaic power package that it developed, to the National Elementary School Karimunjawa 01 in Karimunjawa Island, Jepara District, Central Jawa Province, Indonesia. On July 17, 2014, a handover ceremony was held jointly with Koperasi Pundih Artah, a project partner; and the Institute of Business and Economic Democracy Foundation (IBEKA), an Indonesian NGO.
(Family Features) In today's information age, when news of a food recall travels fast, consumers are more conscious than ever before about the importance of food safety. Fortunately, providing safe food is the top priority for those in food production. But it's not always obvious to know how that focus translates into how foods like eggs are actually produced.
(Family Features) Making improvements around the house to curb your energy usage is not only good for the environment, it can make a big impact on your utility bills, too.
(Family Features) From simple storage solutions that freshen up messy rooms to projects that enliven a space, do-it-yourself options are a popular choice among many homeowners. Try out some of these ideas to make every room in your home feel new again, without having to empty your pocketbook or call a handyman.
(Family Features) Before your family begins enjoying the great outdoors during this adventure-filled season, make sure your yard is properly treated to avoid the dangers of poison ivy, oak or sumac.
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Harvesting rainwater using rain barrels helps supplement irrigation for a small investment. Storing rainwater also helps reduce runoff, which can lead to reduced levels of pesticides and fertilizers in our water (think, "algae blooms"). The water savings from using a rain barrel's stored water rather than city or well water can really add up over time. If that's not enough, a rain barrel can even help reduce the amount of water that settles around the foundation of your home.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaica's environment minister says a serious drought is intensifying on the Caribbean island with water supply systems already well below normal.
SARASOTA, Fla. -- About one hundred and twenty cats taken off the streets and receiving medical care at the Ashton Animal Clinic.