Feds promote artificial turf as safe despite health concerns

Lead levels high enough to potentially harm children have been found in artificial turf used at thousands of schools, playgrounds and day-care centers across the country, yet two federal agencies

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Press Release

New Bellingham Auto Repair Shop is Shining Against Local Competition

Bellingham, WA – When there’s that high-pitched squeal when braking a car or the engine seems noisier than normal, the dreaded time comes when one must take their car into

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Hynes Construction Receives GAF’s Prestigious 2017 President’s Club Award

Hynes Construction of Ardmore, PA, has received GAF’s 2017 President’s Club Award. A GAF Master Elite(R) contractor since 1997, Hynes has been installing beautiful, high-quality roofs since 1974 with a “customer first” attitude. Ardmore, PA – May 23, 2017 –

Novidea platform update brings powerful new benefits to agents, brokers, and their customers

Insurance innovator launches new customer intelligence and interface for its breakthrough insurance distribution solution LONDON, UK – 23 May, 2017 –Novidea, the data-driven platform provider for the insurance distribution industry, today announced the release of two major enhancements to its

John Hogan Roofing Receives GAF’s Prestigious 2017 President’s Club Award

John Hogan Roofing of Clearwater, FL, has received GAF’s 2017 President’s Club Award. A GAF Master Elite(R) contractor since 2006, it installs and maintains all different types of roofing materials for residential and commercial customers. Clearwater, FL – May 23,

Kidd Roofing Receives GAF’s Prestigious 2017 President’s Club Award

Kidd Roofing of Austin, Texas, has received GAF’s 2017 President’s Club Award. A GAF Master Elite(R) contractor since 2000, Kidd handles all types of residential and commercial roofing, with offices in Austin, San Antonio, and Dallas. Austin, TX – May

La-Rich LLC Receives GAF’s Prestigious 2017 President’s Club Award

La-Rich LLC of Plainville, CT, has received GAF’s 2017 President’s Club Award. A GAF Master Elite(R) contractor since 2007, it provides roofing, remodeling, and construction services to residential homeowners and commercial properties. Plainville, CT – May 23, 2017 – La-Rich

The Silicon Valley Company That Is Reinventing Sprinkler Design And Its Award Winning And Life Saving Designs

When you are ready to tackle your next renovation construction project or building a new home or office, sprinklers can be one of the last items on your list that you think about that will interface with your project. Now,

LeafGuard Exteriors Receives GAF’s Prestigious 2017 President’s Club Award

LeafGuard Exteriors of Granger, IA, has received GAF’s 2017 President’s Club Award. A GAF Master Elite(R) contractor since 2011, LeafGuard has expanded into a multistate contractor offering gutter, roofing, siding, and insulation services. Granger, IA – May 23, 2017 –

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HBO Now available for Verizon subscribers

The new standalone streaming service HBO NOW is now available to Verizon broadband customers and coming to wireless subscribers, too. And HBO content will also be on board with Verizon’s

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Mario, Nintendo kin jumping into theme parks

While the famed Japanese creator of Mario Bros. and Donkey Kong spent most of his trip to last week’s Electronic

‘Jurassic’ stomps to No. 1 for second week

Jurassic World continues to chomp into all-time records. The dinosaur blockbuster roared to No. 1 and $102 million in its

New ‘Captain America’ has all-star cast

The Hulk is probably sad right now since he’s one of the only Avengers not in Captain America: Civil War.

Green Day, Ringo rock Hall of Fame ceremony

When the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremonies return here every few years to the hall’s spiritual and

‘Furious 7′ is No. 1 for third straight week

Furious 7 continues to roll at the box office, cruising to victory for the third weekend in a row with

‘Furious 7′ revs up record-breaking weekend

Furious 7 didn’t just race to the top of the box office — it lapped the competition. The latest installment

SXSW: Thousands of gigs later, festival is a wrap

Over the last week here, more than 2,200 bands and artists performed more than 3,000 gigs in music halls, bars

Americans to drop $4.6B to party on St. Pat’s Day

More than half the nation plans to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, and millions will be doing it with a glass

HBO documentary star Durst facing legal morass

The legal morass of HBO documentary subject Robert Durst promised to get more complicated Tuesday as the wealthy eccentric faced

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Yellen’s speech in New York pulls stocks out of early dive

The Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 index both closed at 2016 highs Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen pulled stocks out of an early slump when she said the central bank will move cautiously on

SunEdison shares tumble 55% on bankruptcy filing fears

Shares of renewable power firm SunEdison plummeted 55% Tuesday as it teetered on the edge of bankruptcy amid slumping oil prices and swirling questions over the company’s accounting practices. SunEdison faces a “substantial risk” of bankruptcy, according to the U.S.

Yellen: Fed to move ‘cautiously’ on rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday the central bank will move cautiously as it weighs interest rate hikes in light of a weak global economy and stubbornly low inflation, raising questions about whether policymakers will make a move this

Stocks close slightly higher; Dow, S&P up 0.1%

Wall Street kicked off the new week with very modest gains as investors brace for a slew of economic reports, including a key jobs report Friday, that could shed fresh light on the health of the economy and provide clues

Battle over big energy infrastructure heats up

Building electric power lines across long distances and state boundaries can be a daunting task for developers, as the best-laid plans can go awry over local opposition. That was the case for an independent transmission company called Clean Line Energy

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