K4Connect Secures $8 Million in Series A Funding Led by Intel Capital

K4Connect, a mission-oriented technology company that creates solutions that serve and empower older adults and individuals living with disabilities, today announced it has raised $8 million in Series A funding, led by Intel Capital. In addition to Int...

Fuddruckers To Unveil Its Third Fast Casual Restaurant In Colombia At Bogota’s New Plaza Central Mall With Franchise Partner Grupo Char’s

Fuddruckers, a world famous restaurant brand from Texas, and South American franchisee Grupo Char's are nearing the completion of their third fast casual restaurant in Bogota, Colombia. Slated to open on October 27, the approximately 3,300-square-foot ...


The United States expressed concern on Friday over South Africa's decision to withdraw its support from the International Criminal Court (ICC). While not itself a member of the court, the United States likes other countries to accept its jurisdiction, ...

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/21/2016

MR. EARNEST: Good morning, everybody. TGIF. I do not have any announcements at the top, so we can go straight to your questions. Kathleen, do you want to start?Q Thanks. I wanted

The Secret Recipe for Powdered Alcohol to be Sold at Auction

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mark Phillips, the creator of Palcohol – powdered alcohol, has decided to auction off the secret formula and manufacturing process for Palcohol to the highest bidder in each of 130 counties. Phillips

South Africa to Leave International Criminal Court

South Africa says it plans to withdraw from the International Criminal Court.Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha said Friday a bill will be submitted to parliament recommending that South Africa repeal implementation of the Rome ...

Sierra Bancorp Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

Sierra Bancorp (Nasdaq: BSRR), parent of Bank of the Sierra, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.12 per share, the same as the dividend paid last quarter but 9% higher than

South Africa: Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane Hosts Her Austrian Counterpart, Sebastian Kurz

International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will meet with her Austrian counterpart, Sebastian Kurz, the Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs, on 24 October 2016 in Pretoria. Minister Kurz is visiting South Africa from 24 to 26 October