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RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE: OMI) today announced that its Board of Directors has named Edward A. Pesicka President and Chief Executive Officer, effective March 4, 2019. Pesicka, a formerly long-tenured executive at Thermo Fisher Scientific, joi…

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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump and Venezuela's opposition are pushing the military to let in humanitarian aid in the belief that it could break a month-long standoff over power in the troubled South American nation. But top commanders are showing no signs of breaking t…

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CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Brickfish, the leading end-to-end social media management company, is offering exclusive access to its social listening platform during the Academy Awards. Following their successful Super Bowl event, the Brickfish SocialPulse will allow brands to see …

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RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Dr. Ann S. Collins, a highly regarded Obstetrician and Gynecologist in Raleigh, has agreed to serve as chair of the UNC REX Healthcare board. Collins is the first woman to hold the position. Her appointment comes as UNC REX celebrates its 125th a…

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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Dueling concerts are being staged this week on both sides of Venezuela's border with Colombia. After billionaire Richard Branson announced an aid concert in Colombia on Friday to benefit Venezuelans suffering from the country's humanitarian crisis, Nicolas Maduro's …

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--GetSwift Limited (ASX: GSW) (“GetSwift” or “the Company”), a leading provider of SaaS logistics technology, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement for the acquisition of the North American delivery management platform Delivery BIZ Pro a…

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PARIS (AP) — Karl Lagerfeld once created a Walmart-sized "Chanel Shopping Center" to show off his ready-to-wear collection. It featured aisle upon aisle of luxury foods labeled "one for the price of two."

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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police investigated but dismissed a tip that on the night "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers later arrested and released from custody in the probe, a department spok…

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In a story Feb. 15 about a false claim involving U.S. Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez and Netflix, The Associated Press misspelled the surname of documentary director Rachel Lears.

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Priority Income Fund, Inc. (the “Company”) today announced that it plans to offer shares of its Series C Term Preferred Stock due 2024 (the “Preferred Stock”) in an underwritten public offering. The terms of the Preferred Stock are to be determined by…

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CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) (“Ventas” or the “Company”) announced today that it has priced a public offering of $400 million aggregate principal amount of 3.500% Senior Notes due 2024 and $300 million aggregate principal amount of 4.875% Senior Notes due …

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HAMILTON, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (“Butterfield” or the “Bank”) (BSX: NTB.BH)(NYSE: NTB) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2018.

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — With their city's long-suffering fans desperate for a winner, the rebuilding San Diego Padres delivered their splashiest free agent signing ever by agreeing with All-Star infielder Manny Machado on a $300 million, 10-year deal.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday ordered Roger Stone to appear in court to consider whether to revoke his bail after the longtime Donald Trump confidant posted a photo on Instagram of the judge with what appeared to be crosshairs of a gun.

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AMES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Workiva (NYSE:WK), the leading cloud provider of connected data, reporting and compliance solutions, today announces its planned participation at the 2019 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference, February 26, 2019, at the Palace Ho…

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HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Noble Midstream Partners LP (NYSE: NBLX) (Noble Midstream or the Partnership) today announced the filing of its annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2018 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A copy of the annual rep…

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SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Model N, Inc. (NYSE: MODN), the leading provider of cloud revenue management solutions for pharmaceutical, medical device, semiconductor, and high-tech manufacturing companies, today announced that David Barter, CFO, will be presenting at the…

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PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--AdvanSix (NYSE: ASIX) announced today that it has filed antidumping duty petitions covering imports of acetone with the International Trade Commission (ITC) and U.S. Department of Commerce. AdvanSix filed the petitions along with other domesti…

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BROOKWOOD, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Warrior Met Coal (NYSE: HCC) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share to be paid on March 11, 2019, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on March 4, 2019.

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DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--WallDrain from QuickDrain USA brings truly unique innovation to the modern bathroom shower. This radically different concept in shower drains features an elegant linear design, but with no decorative metal components. Instead, water gracefully exits via…

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FORT WASHINGTON, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Nutrisystem, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTRI), a leading provider of health and wellness and weight management products and services including Nutrisystem®, South Beach Diet®, and DNA Body Blueprint™ brands, today reported financial results for the fou…

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FAIRMONT, W.Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--MVB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: MVBF) (MVB) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.035 per share payable on March 15, 2019, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 1, 2019.

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PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT ), a leading global technology solutions company, today announced two significant leadership promotions.

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CUPERTINO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ: STX), a world leader in storage solutions, to participate in the following investor conference:

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MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--CyberOptics Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBE) today reported sales of $18.1 million for the fourth quarter of 2018 ended December 31, an increase of 37% from $13.2 million in the fourth quarter of 2017. Fourth quarter earnings totaled $1.2 million or $0.1…