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Women in War Zones
On February 25, 1852, the H.M.S. Birkenhead, an iron-hulled British troopship, steamed out of Simon's Bay, off the Western Cape of South Africa.
Friday Option Trades Watch: HMS Holdings
There were a couple unusual options trades on Friday, that we didn't have a chance to get to before the weekend.
World War I, fiction and reality
Jeremy Paxman , Michael Morpurgo, Pat Barker and other writers tell some of the surprising and heart-rending stories still emerging from the conflict For much of the first world war the official Royal Navy fleet included a battleship that was quietly rusting at the bottom of the sea.
Royal Navy Commander Sarah West sent home over 'affair with male officer'
'We just want the truth': Father of Abigail Hernandez's boyfriend demands answers over where teenager was for nine months and reveals the moment she could have been spared her ordeal Israel rejects ceasefire: Gaza death toll passes 840 as Palestinians launch 'Day of Rage' that leads to fierce gun battles on streets of Jerusalem and the West Bank ... (more)
North-West Evening Mail
BAE Systems submarine to move in Barrow
Tomorrow the section is due to return to the New Assembly Shop at 9.15am and then at 2.15pm the section is due to travel back along Bridge Road to Devonshire Dock Hall.
HMS Holdings Corp. To Report Q2 2014 Financial and Operating Results
Supplemental financial information including the press release and presentation will be available at http://investor.hms.com/events.cfm at approximately 7:30 a.m. Eastern on August 8. The webcast will be archived on the website at http://investor.hms.com/events.cfm .
Feeding America and HMS Host Virtual Town Hall Meeting about #HungerAndHealth on July 17
Feeding America , the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity, and HMS , one of the nation's leaders in cost containment for healthcare payers, are teaming up for The Town Hall, which will be focused on the connection between hunger and health , will be available via conference call following registration, and can be followed on Facebook ... (more)
Oppenheimer Increases HMS Holdings Corp Price Target to $23.00
The firm currently has an "outperform" rating on the stock. Oppenheimer's price objective would suggest a potential upside of 15.46% from the company's current price.
On this day: Gas masks issued to British civilians
On this day in 1938 gas masks were first issued to the civilian population of Britain in anticipation of the Second World War.