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Newstream.com Digest: STD Awareness Month, Canon4Kids Program to Help Locate Missing Children, FIRST Robotics Competition, and Other Free Multimedia Content for Journalists.

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 14, 2003

National Survey Reveals Most Americans Unaware of One of the Most Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases

More than 24 million Americans are infected with the human papillomavirus (HPV), the virus that can cause one of the most common yet least recognized sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) known as external genital warts (EGW), according to U.S. health experts. In fact, nearly three out of four Americans will be infected with HPV in their lifetimes.

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Canon U.S.A. Teams With PGA Tour Golfer Briny Baird and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children to Launch Canon4Kids Program and Help Find Missing Children

Canon U.S.A., Inc., a subsidiary of Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), PGA Tour golfer Briny Baird and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) today announced Canon4Kids, a collaborative effort to help locate missing children across America.

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Easter Egg Safety

It's Easter time again, which means plenty of Easter egg hunts and egg decorating. But beware. Eggs aren't all fun and games unless you take the right precautions. Here are some tips that can help keep your Easter safe and egg-straordinary. A video report from General Mills (NYSE:GIS)

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Teros-100 APS Prevents Hackers from Stealing Social Security Numbers

Teros, formerly known as Stratum8 Networks, announced SAFEIdentity, a new module for its award-winning Teros-100 Application Protection System (APS). SAFEIdentity prevents hackers from stealing social security numbers (SSNs) from web applications, minimizing the risk of Internet-based identity theft and ensuring compliance with SSN privacy legislation, such as the California Law on SSN Confidentiality and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

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Hearst Magazines and Lifetime Entertainment Services Introduce Premiere Issue of Lifetime Magazine

Lifetime Entertainment Services -- jointly owned by The Hearst Corporation and The Walt Disney Company -- and Hearst Magazines on April 14, 2003, unveiled the premiere issue of Lifetime magazine, a new women's lifestyle title with the tagline "real life, real women." The magazine, which features Faith Hill on its cover, hits newsstands nationwide on April 22, 2003.

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EMC, LEGATO, Nortel Networks Announce Business Continuity Solution

On April 13, 2003, EMC Corporation, LEGATO Systems Inc. and Nortel Networks announced a highly available enterprise business continuity solution that enables multiple data centers to act as one to help keep businesses running. In the event of a disaster, transactions are automatically routed to an alternate site with no need for manual restore or restart procedures, greatly reducing time to recovery and lowering costs.

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Trapeze Networks(TM) Wireless LAN Mobility System(TM) Delivers a New Class of Network Technology

After a year in stealth mode, Trapeze Networks cleared the air by introducing its WLAN Mobility System, which uses "Identity-Based Networking" so users can login once, roam and retain their access privileges and policies wherever they go -- without requiring IT to modify backbones, clients or network protocols.

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Trapeze Networks(TM) Emerges From Stealth Mode to Announce Global Company Strategy and Product Direction

After months of speculation by competitors and industry observers, Trapeze Networks emerged from stealth mode to reveal its global corporate strategy -- based on what it calls "the fifth inflection point of Ethernet" -- as well as its system solution, product strategy and management team.

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FTNC Reports Record First Quarter Earnings for 2003

First Tennessee National Corporation (FTNC) announced that it reported record first quarter earnings of $119.0 million, or $.91 diluted earnings per share, compared with last year's earnings of $87.1 million, or $.67 diluted earnings per share. This represents 37 percent growth from first quarter 2002 earnings.

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"Super Bowl of Smarts" Kicks Off

High School students from Brazil, Canada, the United States and the U.K. put their brainpower and robot "muscle" to the test to compete at the "Super Bowl of Smarts" -- the 2003 FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition Championship, April 10-12. Robotic teams battled in front of close to 20,000 students, teachers, parents and fans at Reliant Park in Houston, Texas -- home of the 2004 Super Bowl. All aimed for top honors in design excellence, competitive play, sportsmanship and partnership. Video now available.

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The Steve Harvey Show Sets Up Class on TBS Superstation in October

TBS Superstation -- home of the Non-Stop Comedy Block, basic cable's #1 sitcom block -- continues to expand its portfolio of hot, contemporary comedies by adding THE STEVE HARVEY SHOW to its daytime line-up in October. The series is distributed by Sony Pictures Television (SPT).

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Schick Simplifies Shaving with Intuition

Shaving is a hassle. You have to lube up your leg with messy creams or slimy gels, contort your body to avoid the stream of water rinsing them away, and maintain your balance in a slippery shower. And since shaving can dry or irritate your skin, when you're done you have to moisturize. Are your instincts telling you there's got to be a better way? Trust your intuition... Schick(R) is about to revolutionize the way you and your skin feel about shaving.

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Pickard Named President of Raytek Corporation

Carl Pickard has been named President of Raytek(R) Corporation, the worldwide leader in infrared thermometry, by Jim Lico, President of Fluke Corporation. Fluke, a wholly owned subsidiary of Danaher Corporation, acquired Raytek in September 2002.

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Debut of Foundstone Enterprise Risk Solutions Heralds New Era of Security Risk Management

On April 14, 2003, Foundstone Inc., experts in strategic security, formally announced Foundstone Enterprise Risk Solutions(TM) (ERS(TM)), software and managed services unique in their ability to allow government agencies and corporations in a variety of industries to proactively manage network vulnerabilities, threats and remediation processes with less effort, optimizing their security investments. Foundstone's ERS protect organizations' most important assets from real threats, and quantify return on security investments with unique metrics.

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Foundstone Offers Security Hardware Appliance for Same-Day Deployment of Foundstone Enterprise Software

Foundstone, experts in strategic security, on April 14, 2003, formally announced the Foundstone FS1000 Appliance(TM), a pre-configured, hardened 1U rack-mounted hardware appliance enabling large corporations and government organizations to dramatically compress the Foundstone Enterprise(TM) security software deployment window and more effectively utilize IT resources, enabling them to focus on their core business.

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Atlas III Launch Of AsiaSat 4 Successful In 1st ILS Mission Of 2003

An Atlas III rocket lifted off at 8:47 p.m. EDT Friday and successfully delivered its AsiaSat 4 satellite payload into space, kicking off a busy year for International Launch Services (ILS).

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Liberty Tax Service Sets Industry Standard

Liberty Tax Service is posting a strong and very competitive tax season finish within the industry. The company has prepared 150,000 more tax returns year to date over last year. During the same time period, H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) has experienced a more than 300,000 return decrease.

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Heifer International Partner Wins Award

Reverend Howard and Mary Gardner of Little Rock recently won the 1st place Give Back to Grow national award sponsored by the gardening supplier, Scotts Company, which encourages community development through gardening projects.

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Don't Be 'Fuelish'

Cost of gas and fuel efficiency are hot topics across the country and one company is educating the public with information on how to save when you say fill 'er up. Radio News Feature

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War-Helping Families Cope

Watching the images on television is hard enough, but how do you explain the meaning of the words and images to children? Psychiatrists agree an honest talk as a family could go a long way, to help ease any concerns or fears family members might be experiencing.

Radio News Feature

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Public Attention To A Private Issue

April is STD Awareness month. More than 15 million Americans are infected with a sexually transmitted disease each year, according to the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease. Yet one of the most common STDs, as they're called, is also the least recognized by most adults.

Radio News Feature

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Saul Ewing LLP Welcomes Timothy E. Hoeffner

Saul Ewing LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Timothy E. Hoeffner as a partner in the Litigation Department of its Philadelphia office. He concentrates his practice in complex securities and business litigation, as well as crisis management and counseling on corporate governance and disclosure issues.

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