NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) today announced that its Board of Directors,
at its last regularly scheduled meeting of 2014, authorized the Company
to repurchase $100 million of its common stock as part of its 2015
Capital Allocation Program.
A.M. Best has assigned a financial strength rating of A
(Excellent) and an issuer credit rating of “a+” to the Allstate
Assurance Company (AAC) (Northbrook, IL). AAC is a wholly-owned
subsidiary of the Allstate Life Insurance Company ( ALIC), a
member of the Allstate Financial Companies (Allstate Financial)
that is ultimately owned by The Allstate Corporation (Allcorp)
[NYSE:ALL]. The outlook assigned to both ratings is positive.
100% of evaluable CLL/SLL patients (9/9) had nodal reductions, with 6 of 9 patients achieving a PR with the remaining 3 patients on study with nodal reductions ranging from 15% to 45% and a peripheral response (normalization or >50% decrease in ALC) pending additional assessments 83% (5/6) of patients with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma; 3/3 DLBCL and 2/3 Follicular Lymphoma (FL) responded to the combination at the highest dose tested, including 2 CR's in patients with DLBCL confirmed by independent review Collectively, 87 patients have been treated with TGR-1202, alone or in combination with TG-1101, without the observance of drug-related hepatic toxicity Dose escalation continues with TGR-1202 at 800mg micronized The combination of TG-1101, TGR-1202, and ibrutinib ("Triple Therapy") was safely administered to 5 patients with heavily pre-treated NHL, CLL, and Richter's transformation with no dose limiting toxicities observed, and no Grade 3 or 4 events observed to
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ICF International, a leading provider of consulting services and
technology solutions to government and commercial clients, is pleased to
announce that Robert
Tortora , Ph.D., has joined the company as a senior fellow in the
health, education and social programs area.
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LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Tesco PLC shares sank to their lowest level in 14 years Tuesday, leading losses on the FTSE 100, after the supermarket chain issued its fourth profit warning.
Ignyta, Inc. (Nasdaq: RXDX), a precision oncology
biotechnology company, today announced that the World Health
Organization (WHO) has approved the international nonproprietary name
(INN) “entrectinib” for the company’s lead product candidate, RXDX-101.
Top Etiquette Violators Include "Rear Seat Kickers," "Inattentive Parents," "The Aromatic," "The Audio Insensitive," "Boozers" and "Chatty Cathy"; 36% Would Pay Extra for Dedicated Quiet Section on Plane
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BlackRock Advisors, LLC announced today that the Board of Trustees of
each of The BlackRock Pennsylvania Strategic Municipal Trust (NYSE
MKT:BPS) and BlackRock MuniYield Pennsylvania Quality Fund (NYSE:MPA)
(each a “Fund” and together, the “Funds”) approved the reorganization of
BPS into MPA, with MPA being the surviving Fund (the “Reorganization”).
It is currently expected that the Reorganization will be completed in
early 2015, subject to required shareholder approvals and the
satisfaction of applicable regulatory requirements and other customary
TravelCenters of America LLC (NYSE: TA) today announced that it has
priced an underwritten public offering of $120.0 million of 8.00%
unsecured senior notes due December 15, 2029 (“Notes”).
TA intends to use the net proceeds from the offering for general
business purposes, including acquisitions and construction of additional
travel centers and convenience stores, funding capital improvements to
its travel centers and convenience stores and other expansion
Multi-platinum recording artists and two-time CMA Vocal Duo of the Year
winners, Florida Georgia Line will join WWE Superstars and Divas
to honor the United States Armed Forces with the 12 th annual
WWE holiday special, Tribute to the Troops , which will air on USA
Network as a part of “WWE WEEK” on Wednesday, December 17, from 8-10pm
ET, and will re-air as a one-hour special on NBC on Saturday, December
27, from 8-9pm ET.
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