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Court nominee urged special rights for Puerto Rico, US

May 26, 2009 9:17 am | by JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Sonya Sotomayor wrote as a Yale Law School student that Puerto Rico should maintain its seabed rights if it pursues U.S. statehood.The article, "Statehood and the Equal Footing Doctrine: The Case for Puerto Rican Seabed Rights," was published in the...

Monarch Community Bancorp, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

May 26, 2009 9:17 am | by GLOBE NEWSWIREAssociated Press | News | Comments

COLDWATER, Mich., May 26, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Monarch Community Bancorp, Inc., (Nasdaq:MCBF), the holding company for Monarch Community Bank, today announced a quarterly dividend of 9 cents per share.The cash dividend is payable on June 19, 2009 to shareholders of record as of the close of...

Best Buy names new CIO, among executive changes, APFN

May 26, 2009 9:11 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co. named Neville Roberts as its new chief information officer on Tuesday and announced changes to its international operations leadership.Roberts, 41, replaces Robert Willett, who will continue to serve as chief executive of Best Buy...

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New low-cost airline targets smaller markets, 2nd Ld-Writethru, US

May 26, 2009 9:11 am | by VICTOR EPSTEIN - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A new low-cost airline will begin serving mid-sized U.S. cities that it thinks larger carriers have left behind.Clearwater, Fla.-based JetAmerica said 34 nonstop passenger flights a week will start July 13 at Toledo, Ohio; South Bend, Ind.; Melbourne, Fla.; Newark, N.J.;...

Brazil detains suspected al-Qaida member, 3rd Ld-Writethru, LT

May 26, 2009 9:11 am | by STAN LEHMAN - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

SAO PAULO (AP) — A suspected al-Qaida member has been taken into custody by Brazilian authorities in a case shrouded in secrecy, police said Tuesday.A federal police spokeswoman declined to identify the man or provide his nationality because the case falls under secrecy laws that let authorities...

New low-cost airline targets smaller markets, 1st Ld-Writethru, US

May 26, 2009 9:10 am | by VICTOR EPSTEIN - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A new low-cost airline will begin serving mid-sized U.S. cities that it thinks larger carriers have left behind.Clearwater, Fla.-based JetAmerica said 34 nonstop passenger flights a week will start July 13 at Toledo, Ohio; South Bend, Ind.; Melbourne, Fla.; Newark, N.J.;...

Canada Lithium Corp. Announces Private Placement

May 26, 2009 9:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Canada Lithium Corp. (TSX VENTURE: CLQ) is pleased to announce a proposed non-brokered private placement of up to 25,000,000 common shares at a price of $0.16 per common share for aggregate gross proceeds of up to $4,000,000. Canada Lithium Corp. will pay a finder's fee equal to 7% of the gross...

Bristol-Myers Squibb to Present at Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference Pharmaceutical Writers/Business Editors

May 26, 2009 9:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 26, 2009--Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) will present at the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference on Wednesday, May 27, 2009 in New York. Jim Cornelius, chairman and chief executive officer of Bristol-Myers Squibb, will make a formal presentation about...

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to Your Preschooler Parenting Writers/Personal Finance Writers/Business Editors

May 26, 2009 9:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

LOS ANGELES-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 26, 2009-- The economic downturn can force uncomfortable situations on parents, like having to tell their 5-year-old that she can't have a big birthday party with all her friends this year because otherwise there won't be enough money for groceries. Suddenly...

HL:Canadian Press Life-Entertainment News Budget Tuesday, May 26@

May 26, 2009 9:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Here are coverage plans from The Canadian Press as of 18:45 ET. Please note plans may change as circumstances warrant.Entertainment questions may be directed to Andrea Baillie at 416-507-2162. Health and Lifestyles questions can go to Anne Tobin at 416-507-2141. All copy expected to move by 18:30...

Drought leaves cattle ranchers short of grass, CA

May 26, 2009 9:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

REDDING, Calif. (AP) — Three years of dry weather have affected California grazing land.That has cost ranchers tens of thousands of dollars to feed cattle that would normally graze over the winter months.A spokesman for the Shasta Livestock Auction Yard says some ranchers are selling cattle a year...

Latvia sinks into gloom, public workers suffer, 1st Ld-Writethru, EU

May 26, 2009 8:58 am | by GARY PEACH - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

RIGA, Latvia (AP) — For 20 years, Svetlana Stroganova made a living teaching physical education to children in Latvia as the country left its Soviet past behind and became a dynamic European market economy.Now she's leaving, moving to her native Russia to flee a crisis that has forced the...

New FDA chiefs stress science, better food safety, 1st Ld-Writethru, US

May 26, 2009 8:58 am | by LAURAN NEERGAARD - AP Medical Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The huge salmonella outbreak from peanut butter represented a failure of the Food and Drug Administration, that agency's new chiefs declared Tuesday — one they hope to fix.Expect a "modern food-safety system focused on prevention of contamination," FDA Commissioner Margaret...

to Transcription: Industry Associations Take Solution-Focused Message to Capitol Hill Business Editors/Health/Medical Writers

May 26, 2009 8:58 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

WASHINGTON-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 26, 2009-- The proven ability for medical transcription to facilitate accurate, cost-effective EHR adoption will be the key message brought by the members of the Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI) and the Medical Transcription Industry...

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Prepares Hedge Fund Administrators to Succeed in New Era of Reporting and Control Challenges Business Editors

May 26, 2009 8:58 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

PITTSBURGH-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 26, 2009-- Confluence, the global investment management industry's leading provider of automated data management solutions, today announced a new webinar for hedge fund administrators to help them meet the growing demands for increased reporting transparency and...

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