Firestone Natural Rubber Co

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Name: Firestone Natural Rubber Co
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 14 mins ago - 1 reports

Liberia: Ebola Claims Life of JFK Chief Medical Doctor, Samuel Brisbane

Monrovia — Dr. Samuel Brisbane, the Chief Medical Doctor at Liberia's leading hospital, the John F. Kennedy Medical Center has become the latest casualty of the deadly Ebola virus.Dr. Brisbane, also a former Chief Medical Doctor at the Firestone Rubber ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Liberia: JFK Hospital Chief Medical Doctor dies of Ebola

This is a bad night. Via FrontPageAfrica: Ebola Claims Life of JFK Chief Medical Doctor, Samuel Brisbane. This doctor appears to have been under care in ELWA Hospital, where Dr. Brantly was working and where he too is now under care. Excerpt:Dr. Samuel ... [Published H5N1 - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Ebola in Liberia: Senior doctor reported dead; hospital may shut down

Via The New Dawn in Monrovia: JFK to shut down! Ebola kills chief medical doctor.Authorities at the state run John F. Kennedy (JFK) Memorial Hospital here are said to be considering plans to shut down all activities at the hospital for 21-days due to ... [Published H5N1 - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

How Tire Company Firestone Is Solving A Tricky Natural-Resource Issue | Fast Company

Firestone’s Bill Niaura[1] knows this: It’s just not smart business to rely on a natural resource only found in one part of the world. Especially when that area can be, well, tumultuous. And no, he’s not talking about oil. “From a business perspective, ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Liberia: Firestone Commences 2014 Free Rubber Stumps Distribution

The Management of Firestone Liberia has commenced the distribution of free rubber stumps to Liberian farmers from across the country.Speaking in Harbel where the farmers had gathered on Saturday, July 19, 2014, to receive their rubber stumps as applied ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

USA Farm Tire Industry: Growth Drivers, Trends and 2017 Forecasts Now Available at MarketReportsOnline.com

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "The US Farm Tire Market Report: 2014 Edition" report to its research store.Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 24, 2014The US farm tire market has two segments, replacement (RT) and original equipment (OE) farm tires, and is further ... [Published Virtual Strategy Magazine - Jul 24 2014]
Entities: farm, SPSS Inc, Market
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Al Eaton's 1933 Buick Phantom Woodie

Many times, past experiences in life tend to influence the path your future follows. For Al Eaton of Manchester, Connecticut, watching his dad race Midgets around a dirt track combined with his mom's daily driver, a hopped-up 1935 Ford coupe, obviously ... [Published Street Rodder - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Firestone executive, bowling commissioner Michael Connor dies at 81 [The Akron Beacon Journal :: ]

July 16--Michael Connor certainly kept a high profile.He made the transition from college graduate to Marine Corps helicopter pilot and then to a job in creative advertising at Firestone Tire & Rubber Co.Mr. Connor stayed at Firestone for 34 years, rising ... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

2012 Ford F-250 Super Duty - Bad Wolf

Before playing pro ball in the NFL, Mario Williams of Houston, Texas, grew up in North Carolina. After a stellar football career at North Carolina State University, Mario was selected in the first round by the Houston Texans. From there, the Buffalo Bills ... [Published Truckin' Magazine - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

An interview with director Takeshi Fukunaga of new feature film about Liberian rubber workers

Last month a friend posted a link to the Kickstarter page for Out of My Hand , a feature film shot primarily in Liberia. The plot follows a rubber tapper named Cisco who, after taking part in a heated labor dispute that goes nowhere, attempts to move ... [Published {AFRICA IS A COUNTRY} - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 2 reports

What Is Liberia Not Tackling Between Investors & Locals?

Resource rich African countries are facing the ire from local residents and in some countries, the situation has resulted in violent actions from locals who are demanding just benefit from their natural inherited resources being chased by mainly western ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Burning rubber in the Grand Prix of Houston

HOUSTON, TX – When it comes to racing, race car drivers have to put in plenty of work to keep their car pushing toward the checkered flag, but that can be a challenge when the road surfaces are constantly changing which means tires become essential for ... [Published CW39 NewsFix - Jul 01 2014]

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...Sam Mutooro Muhumuza, a Ugandan national, and all the health workers around the country who have made the ultimate sacrifice in saving lives. "To their families, loved ones, associates, we extend our heartfelt sympathy" she said, adding that the government will shortly reach outout to the families of the departed health workers to bring them comfort in their times of...
...Dr, Samuel Brisbane, a former Chief Medical Doctor at the Firestone Rubber Plantation Hospital and a Physician assistant. "All three are still alive but the doctor from Phebe is the strongest of the three, they are all alive. Dr. Brisbane is vomiting occasionally but is holding up, the PA however is deteriorating, a senior hospital administrator told FrontPageAfrica on condition of anonymity."
... When contacted via text message after repeated unanswered calls, JFK "s Public Relations Officer Mr. Daylue Goah declined to address the issue. Mr. Goah told the New Dawn minutes after he was texted that he was still making some calls to address the New Dawn inquiry into the nurses go slow and the shutting down of the hospital but fail to call upup to press time."
..." He disclosed that after the issuance of the stumps, his department will conduct what he called "a post issue audit. We are going to come to your farm and verify whether you used the stumps for the intended purpose; if you didn't, you can rest assure that you won't receive stumps from Firestone anymore. So please use the stumps for the intended purpose."

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Liberia: JFK Hospital Chief Medical Doctor dies... [Published H5N1 - Jul 27 2014]
This is a bad night. Via FrontPageAfrica: Ebola Claims Life of JFK Chief Medical Doctor, Samuel Brisbane. This doctor appears to have been under care in ELWA Hospital, where Dr. Brantly was working and where he too is now under care. Excerpt:Dr. Samuel ...
Ebola in Liberia: Senior doctor reported dead; ... [Published H5N1 - Jul 25 2014]
Via The New Dawn in Monrovia: JFK to shut down! Ebola kills chief medical doctor.Authorities at the state run John F. Kennedy (JFK) Memorial Hospital here are said to be considering plans to shut down all activities at the hospital for 21-days due to ...
An interview with director Takeshi Fukunaga of ... [Published {AFRICA IS A COUNTRY} - Jul 10 2014]
Last month a friend posted a link to the Kickstarter page for Out of My Hand , a feature film shot primarily in Liberia. The plot follows a rubber tapper named Cisco who, after taking part in a heated labor dispute that goes nowhere, attempts to move ...
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