Category Archives: PR

Sony Electronics Offers Extensive 4K Ultra HD Home Entertainment Solutions with New 2015 TV Lineup

SAN DIEGO , April 19, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — Sony Electronics announced a comprehensive 4K Ultra HD TV lineup complete with picture enhancing technologies, beautiful and sleek design and a smarter TV experience. Powered by the new 4K Processor X1, the entire lineup offers better picture quality from any source with improved contrast, color and clarity while Android™ TV brings the world’s most popular mobile platform to the television. Continue reading

AJC Delegation Concludes Diplomatic Mission to Brazil

SAO PAULO , April 19, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — An AJC senior leadership delegation has concluded a three-day visit to Brazil . The group, led by AJC Executive Director David Harris , included Dina Siegel Vann , Director of AJC’s Belfer Institute for Latino and Latin American Affairs (BILLA,) as well as AJC leaders from Chicago , Houston , Kansas City , Miami , New York , Westchester , and El Salvador Continue reading

Pensioners invited to discover Mijas river walk

MIJAS tourism councillor Santiago Martin has invited local pensioners to sign up for walks the council is organising along the new riverside path by Rio Gomenaro. “They’ll be able to see all the work we’ve done by the river to improve the area so Mijas residents and visitors can enjoy a nice walk in the countryside by the river,” Martin explained Continue reading

Immigrants describe threats in South Africa

By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA, Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Fearful immigrants in South Africa who fled their homes because of threats and deadly attacks by South Africans said Sunday they were targeted in some cases by longtime neighbors and people who warned they would assault anyone carrying a foreign passport. The immigrants spoke in interviews with The Associated Press at a tent camp after they hurriedly left Alexandra township in Johannesburg, where mobs attacked shops owned by people from other African countries, including Congo and Somalia. Continue reading

Hundreds gather to mark 20 years since Oklahoma City bombing

By TIM TALLEY, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Several hundred people have gathered at the former site of the Oklahoma City federal building to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the terrorist bombing there that killed 168 people and injured many others. Survivors of the April 19, 1995, attack and relatives of some of the dead are among those attending Sunday’s memorial service Continue reading

Lima Corporate übernimmt unikondyläres Knieendoprothesen- und Knie-Totalendoprothesen-System für europäische Märkte

SAN DANIELE DEL FRIULI, UDINE, Italien, April 19, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — Lima bereitet sich auf die Rolle als Key Player in der Knieendoprothetik vor     Lima Corporate hat einen Vertrag mit der Zimmer Holdings Inc. über den Kauf des Zimmer ® Unicompartmental High Flex Knee (ZUK) und mit Biomet ® über den Kauf des Discovery™ Elbow Systems innerhalb der Märkte des europäischen Wirtschaftsraums (EWR) und der Schweiz sowie über das Biomet ® Vanguard™ Complete Knee System für Dänemark und Schweden abgeschlossen Continue reading

Pembrolizumab, Merck’s Investigational anti PD-1 Therapy, Demonstrates Superior Survival, Progression Free Survival and Overall Response Rate Compared…

Data from KEYNOTE-006 Study Presented at AACR Annual Meeting and Published in the New England Journal of Medicine KIRKLAND, QC , April 19, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ – Merck (NYSE: MRK ), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada , today announced results from the randomized, pivotal Phase 3 study, KEYNOTE-006, in the treatment of unresectable advanced melanoma. In the study, pembrolizumab was statistically superior to ipilimumab for progression-free survival (PFS), overall survival (OS), and overall response rate (ORR). On March 24, 2015 , Merck announced that KEYNOTE-006 would be stopped early based on these data. Continue reading

Treatment of Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) with Pembrolizumab Presented at AACR Annual Meeting and Published in the New England Journal…

KIRKLAND, QC , April 19, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ – Merck (NYSE: MRK ), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada , today announced new data from KEYNOTE-001, a Phase 1b study evaluating pembrolizumab, the company’s investigational anti-PD-1 therapy, in naïve and previously-treated patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Continue reading

Five takeaways from GOP hopefuls’ New Hampshire happening

By STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press NASHUA, N.H. Continue reading

Ceremonies mark liberation of 2 Nazi camps 70 years ago

FUERSTENBERG, Germany (AP) — Officials in Germany are solemnly commemorating the liberation of two Nazi concentration camps 70 years ago in the closing days of World War II. Poland’s first lady, Anna Komorowska, joined in remembrance activities Sunday at the site of the Ravensbrueck women’s camp in northern Germany. Continue reading