Archive: May, 2012

Man’s Best Friend Helps Local Business Honor Employees

Man’s Best Friend Helps Local Business Honor EmployeesNews from Virtual-Strategy Magazine: Big Dot of Happiness, LLC, treats staff members and their loyal companions to an employee recognition party, showcasing an afternoon of activities for dogs and their owners. Menomonie, WI (PRWEB) May 31, 2012 Big Dot of Happiness, LLC, the creator of unique party themes [...]

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Canada police launch manhunt for porn actor in severed body parts case

Canada police launch manhunt for porn actor in severed body parts caseNews from Telegraph.co.uk: Montreal police released a photograph of a man they said is Luka Rocco Magnotta, who they said also uses the pseudonyms Eric Clinton Newman and Vladimir Romanov, and asked people across Canada to help locate him. “I’ll tell you one thing. [...]

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ICE seizes thousands of counterfeit items

ICE seizes thousands of counterfeit itemsNews from CBS42: BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Special agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) seized nearly 1,400 counterfeit items with a manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) of more than $ 400,000, at two Birmingham, Ala., stores May 23. The enforcement operation was part of the [...]

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Charles Taylor sentence welcomed by mom who sheltered Liberians

Charles Taylor sentence welcomed by mom who sheltered LiberiansNews from Christian Science Monitor: Charles Taylor’s forces were just pushing into Liberia on an American journalist’s wedding day; five days later she offered her home as shelter to her servants, but was forced by the US to leave the country. She welcomes the sentence and finds [...]

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Party City nears sale valued at $2.5B

Party City nears sale valued at $ 2.5BNews from The Deal Pipeline: Subscriber Content Preview | Request a free trialSearch   Sign up for Private Equity Newsletter Print  |  Share  |  Discuss  |  Reprint by Lisa Ward  |  Published May 29, 2012 at 4:26 PM Party City Holdings Inc. is nearing a sale in a deal valued at about $ 2.5 billion, according [...]

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Romney clinches GOP nomination, focuses ahead

Romney clinches GOP nomination, focuses aheadNews from Los Angeles Times: WASHINGTON — In a footnote to the long and often caustic Republican primary contest, Mitt Romney surpassed the number of delegates needed to clinch the presidential nomination Tuesday night by winning the Texas primary. The former Massachusetts governor played down the milestone. Eager to move [...]

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Four arrested after birthday party murder at British pub

Four arrested after birthday party murder at British pubNews from myfoxny.com: Source: NewsCore DROYLSDEN, England — Four people were arrested after a fatal shooting at a 60th birthday party at a pub in northwestern England, Sky News reported Sunday. Mark Short, 23, was killed and three others were injured when a gunman wearing a ski mask [...]

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Obama laments poor treatment of Vietnam veterans

Obama laments poor treatment of Vietnam veteransNews from USA TODAY: In marking the 50th anniversary of the start of the Vietnam War, President Obama challenged veterans and Americans to correct the narrative about the men and women who served during one of the most controversial conflicts in American history. Speaking at Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall, [...]

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Syria Denies Responsibility in Brutal Attack

Syria Denies Responsibility in Brutal AttackNews from New York Times: BEIRUT, Lebanon — Faced with mounting criticism over attacks that killed more than 90 villagers, Syria said Sunday that anti-government terrorists, and not Syrian forces, were responsible for the massacre. “We completely deny responsibility for this terrorist massacre against our people,” the spokesman for the [...]

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Helium shortage deflates grad parties

Helium shortage deflates grad partiesNews from Kearney Hub: Getting pumped for graduation? Not if you’re trying to fill a balloon with helium. You’ll likely have trouble floating this year’s graduation balloons because of a nationwide shortage of the lighter-than-air gas that, so far, is hitting only the party décor industry. Not hospitals, which use helium [...]

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