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BOISE —A multinational agricultural company based in Idaho has acquired gene editing licensing rights that could one day be used to help farmers produce more crops and make grocery store offerings such as strawberries, potatoes and avocados stay fresher longer.

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SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 17, 2018--BeautyPlus and DKNY will enter into a partnership for digital marketing campaign to promote DKNY’s new fragrance, ‘DKNY Stories’. Starting August 17 th, 2018, the campaign will kick off in Singapore, and then other major APAC markets, includ…

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slightly higher at midday Friday as a dip in bond yields sends high-dividend companies upward and strong sales from Deere help industrial companies. Chipmakers are sliding, leading losses for technology companies. Tesla is falling further on reports of a growi…

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CLINTON, Conn., Aug. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Connecticut Water Service, Inc. (Nasdaq: CTWS) (the “Company”) today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.3125 per common share payable on Sept. 18, 2018, for shareholders of record as of Sept. 4, 201…

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TINTON FALLS, N.J., Aug. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On August 15, 2018, Two River Bancorp (Nasdaq: TRCB) (the "Company"), the parent company of Two River Community Bank, filed a shelf registration statement on Form S-3 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Once declared effe…

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BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 17, 2018--On August 17, 2018, Tekla Healthcare Investors declared a stock distribution of $0.47 per share. The record date for the stock distribution is August 28, 2018 and the payable date is September 28, 2018. The Fund will trade ex-distribution on August 27, 2018.

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RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Syneos HealthTM (Nasdaq:SYNH), the only fully integrated biopharmaceutical solutions organization combining a CRO (Contract Research Organization) and a CCO (Contract Commercial Organization), today announced that Chief Financial Officer Jason…

Technology Headlines

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Rockford, Aug. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Inc. magazine has revealed that SupplyCore Inc., a supply chain management and technology solutions integrator and federal defense contractor headquartered in Rockford, Illinois, is #1939 on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking o…

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slightly higher at midday Friday as a dip in bond yields sends high-dividend companies upward and strong sales from Deere help industrial companies. Chipmakers are sliding, leading losses for technology companies. Tesla is falling further on reports of a growi…