(NASDAQ:AMZN)—Amazon today announced its best-selling books of 2014,
best-selling Kids & Teens books, as well as the Most Gifted and Most
Wished For books of the year—just in time for last-minute holiday
The Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office in Asheville, North Carolina, will
be equipping all of its patrol and Sheriff’s Community Enforcement Team
deputies with VIEVU®
LE3 body-worn cameras from Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI).
This small, lightweight, self-contained video recorder can help reduce
the incidence of complaint-generating events and improve relations
between the police force and the public.
Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI) today announced that at special meetings
held by each of KMI, Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: KMP),
Kinder Morgan Management, LLC (NYSE: KMR) and El Paso Pipeline Partners,
L.P. (NYSE: EPB), unitholders and shareholders approved all proposals
related to the merger transactions previously announced on Aug.
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Inc. (NYSE: MDT) and Covidien plc
(NYSE: COV) announced that following a hearing today before the Irish
High Court the companies have scheduled shareholder meetings for
Tuesday, January 6, 2015, in connection with the pending acquisition of
Covidien by Medtronic.
Synchrony Bank’s Optimizer +plus
savings CDs have been named the “Best CD” by Money ® Magazine
as part of its 2014 ranking of the “Best Banks in America.” Featured in
Money’s November issue, Synchrony Bank is recognized for its “top
interest rate” for balances of $25,000, among the 20 biggest online
banks by consumer deposits, and the 50 biggest brick-and-mortar banks by
consumer deposits and number of branches, according to data from
financial services consulting firm Novantas.
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Binkow & Goldberg LLP announces that it is investigating
potential claims on behalf of investors of Rayonier,
Inc. (“Rayonier” or the “Company”) (NYSE:RYN) concerning possible
violations of federal securities laws.
By Jason NotteThe football bowl season is getting absurd, with odd sponsors and lackluster games
College football and its fans can look forward to this year's inaugural playoff all they want: The postseason still features more than 30 bowl games that decide absolutely nothing.
SCOTTSDALE, AZ --
Merck (NYSE:MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada,
announced today that a pre-specified analysis of investigational data
from a pivotal Phase 2 study (KEYNOTE-002) showed KEYTRUDA®
(pembrolizumab), the company’s anti-PD-1 therapy, substantially improved
the primary endpoint of progression-free survival (PFS, as assessed by
RECIST 1.1, independent central review) (HR 0.57 and 0.50 for 2 mg/kg
and 10 mg/kg every three week doses, respectively), compared to
chemotherapy (P<0.0001 for both comparisons) in patients with
ipilimumab-refractory advanced melanoma (n=540). At six months, the PFS
rates for KEYTRUDA were 34 percent at the 2 mg/kg dose (95% CI, 27-41)
(n=180) and 38 percent at the 10 mg/kg dose (95% CI, 31-45) (n=181),
compared to 16 percent for chemotherapy (95% CI, 10-22) (n=179). The
median duration of follow-up at the interim analysis was 10 months.
Empire Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ-GM:NYNY) (“Empire”) and its wholly owned
subsidiary Montreign Operating Company, LLC (“Montreign” and together
with Empire and its other subsidiaries, the “Company”) today announced
that the consideration of recommendations of gaming facility applicants
for licensure by the New York State Gaming Commission is on the agenda
for the New York Facility Location Board’s (“Location Board”) meeting to
be held at 2:00 p.m. on December 17 th , 2014 in Albany, New
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Liberty Broadband Corporation (“Liberty Broadband”) (Nasdaq: LBRDA,
LBRDK) announced today that it has determined the per share subscription
price, commencement date and expiration date for its previously
announced rights offering.
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