Mayor Duggan Announces No-interest Home Repair Loans to Help Strengthen Neighborhoods


Dateline City: Detroit City Joins Forces With LISC, Bank of America to Help Homeowners Mayor Mike Duggan joined city, community and nonprofit partners to unveil the Detroit 0% Interest Home Repair Loan Program, which will provide $ 8 million in financing for eligible homeowners looking to patch roofs, replace windows, upgrade plumbing and address structural or safety issues.The Read more [...]

Apple Announces World AIDS Day 2014 Campaign for (RED)


CUPERTINO, California—November 23, 2014— To mark World AIDS Day 2014, Apple® and leading app developers are inviting customers to help (RED) achieve the goal of an AIDS-free generation. For the next two weeks, a special section of the App Store℠ called Apps for (RED) will offer 25 apps with exclusive new content where all proceeds will go directly to the Global Fund to fight AIDS. In addition, Apple will donate a portion of sales at Apple’s retail and online stores around Read more [...]

National Geographic Announces Winners of Student Expeditions Video Contest


WASHINGTON (Feb. 23, 2015)—National Geographic Student Expeditions has announced the winners of its Your World in Focus video contest, which asked high school students to create videos showing how they’ve made an impact through community service work. The grand-prize winner is Xenia Viragh, 18, from Los Angeles. Her winning video highlighted the work of the Mandalay-LA program she founded in partnership with Phaung Daw Oo Monastic School in Myanmar. She has won a trip to Nepal this summer Read more [...]

GT Software Announces COBOL Webinar Series


GT Software, the distributor of Fujitsu NetCOBOL® outside of Japan, today announced its upcoming ReFOCUS Your COBOL webinar series. This special three-part event focuses on how organizations currently running COBOL applications can benefit from Fujitsu NetCOBOL for distributed platforms, such as .NET, Windows, or Linux. Software - Yahoo News Search Results Read more [...]

Meritor® Announces Industry’s First Automatic Tire Inflation System for Linehaul Market


MTIS™ Tire Inflation System for Trucks Helps Reduce Total Cost of Ownership NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Meritor® (NYSE:MTOR) is introducing the industry's first automatic tire inflation system for linehaul tractors at the Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) 2015 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition. The MTIS™ Tire Inflation System for Trucks automatically monitors tire pressure while the vehicle is in motion and inflates an underinflated tire. Read more [...]

Chevron Announces $35.0 Billion Capital and Exploratory Budget for 2015


SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 30, 2015-- Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today announced a $ 35.0 billion capital and exploratory investment program for 2015. Included in the 2015 program are $ 4.0 billion of planned expenditures by affiliates, which do not require cash outlays by Chevron. The 2015 budget is 13% lower than total investments for 2014. “We continue to execute against a consistent set of business strategies which are focused Read more [...]

Sears Holdings Announces Date For 2015 Annual Meeting Of Stockholders


Jan 28, 2015 HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) announced today that the 2015 annual meeting of stockholders will be held at the Company's headquarters in Hoffman Estates, Ill., on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. In addition, the Company announced that March 9, 2015, has been fixed as the record date for determination of the stockholders of the Company entitled to notice of and to vote at the annual meeting of stockholders. About Sears Holdings Read more [...]