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KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrial, Automotive and Transportation Conference on June 3 Business Editors

May 20, 2009 4:33 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CLEVELAND-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 20, 2009-- Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today announced that Richard H. Fearon, vice chairman and chief financial and planning officer, will participate in the KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrial, Automotive and Transportation...

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Judge approves Sunoco purchase of NY ethanol plant, NY

May 20, 2009 4:33 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A federal bankruptcy judge is giving her approval to Sunoco Inc.'s offer to buy a bankrupt upstate New York ethanol plant for $8.5 million.Philadelphia-based Sunoco made the offer at an auction Tuesday for the Northeast Biofuels plant in Fulton, 30 miles north of...

China arrests 9 suspects for collapse of viaduct, AS

May 20, 2009 4:28 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BEIJING (AP) — Nine people were arrested Wednesday and six officials fired amid an investigation into the collapse of a viaduct as it was being demolished in southern China, state media reported.Six people were killed in the accident.Of those arrested, seven were employees of a demolition company...

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Ahead of the Bell: Solarfun upgraded to 'Hold', APFN

May 20, 2009 4:28 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK (AP) — Chinese solar cell maker Solarfun Power Holdings Co.'s better-than-expected first-quarter earnings, optimistic full-year outlook and easing liquidity pressures prompted an analyst to upgrade the stock on Wednesday.Jefferies & Co. analyst Paul Clegg said the company's cash position...

Del. auctioning vehicles to cut fleet by 20%, DE

May 20, 2009 4:22 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware is auctioning off cars, vans, truck and other vehicles to cut the state's fleet by 20 percent.Since Gov. Jack Markell's fleet-reduction order, state Office of Management and Budget says 197 vehicles have been sold, bringing in more than $519,000.Officials say the fleet...

2 AP staffers among 24 selected as Nieman Fellows, 1st Ld-Writethru, US

May 20, 2009 4:22 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University has announced 24 Nieman fellows for the 2009-2010 year.Foundation Curator Bob Giles says members of the class reflect the changing news industry, with more freelancers than ever before. He says in response, the...

LEAD: New-flu case confirmed for 1st time in Tokyo+

May 20, 2009 4:22 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

TOKYO, May 20 (Kyodo) — (EDS: ADDING INFO IN 2ND-3RD GRAFS)A case of the new strain of influenza was confirmed Wednesday in Tokyo for the first time, the local government said.The patient is a 16-year-old high school girl in Hachioji, western Tokyo, who has a record of visiting the United States,...

Nevada: Independent contractors won't be taxed, APFN

May 20, 2009 4:22 am | by CATHY BUSSEWITZ - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A plan worked out by Nevada Assembly and Senate negotiators to raise various taxes won't increase levies on independent contractors — prostitutes and newspaper deliverers, for example.As lawmakers worked out the details of SB429, some said contractors wouldn't face higher...

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HL:Suspended NFL star Michael Vick leaves prison for home confinement@

May 20, 2009 4:22 am | by Hank Kurz Jr.@ - THE ASSOCIATED PRESS@ - Associated Press | News | Comments

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — Suspended NFL star Michael Vick left a Kansas prison before dawn Wednesday to begin home confinement in Virginia, one of his lawyers said, the latest step on a journey that Vick hopes will lead to his reinstatement.Vick, who turns 29 in June, slipped past waiting cameras and...

3RD LD: Aso concerned as Japan economy suffers serious recession+

May 20, 2009 4:22 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

TOKYO, May 20 (Kyodo) — (EDS: UPDATING WITH ASO'S EVENING COMMENTS)Prime Minister Taro Aso expressed concern Wednesday that the Japanese economy is in a "severe" condition as it suffered the worst contraction since the end of World War II in the first quarter of the year, while his finance minister...

UOMO Media Celebrates The-Dream's 2nd Album "Love vs. Money''

May 20, 2009 4:22 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

UOMO Media Inc. (OTCBB: UOMO), a multi-channel entertainment company, celebrates the success of Terius "The-Dream" Nash's second album "Love vs. Money". The album co-produced by Tricky Stewart sold over 200,000 copies in its first two weeks and is quickly approaching Gold status. It debuted at 1 on...

Cox Enterprises to sell Carolina Company May 26, GA

May 20, 2009 4:22 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

ATLANTA (AP) — Cox Enterprises Inc. has announced it has reached agreement to sell Tarboro, N.C.-based Saving Source Direct to MailSouth, headquartered in Helena, Ala. The transaction is expected to close May 26.Doug Franklin, executive vice president of Cox Newspapers, said Tuesday that MailSouth...

Imperial Announces First Quarter 2009 Results

May 20, 2009 4:22 am | by GLOBE NEWSWIREAssociated Press | News | Comments

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., May 20, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Imperial Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:IPII) announced today the results of operations for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009.Net sales for the three months ended March 31, 2009 were $7,178,000, compared to $6,416,000 for the same period in 2008,...

Storm damage at SIUC could top $5 million, IL

May 20, 2009 4:16 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Officials at Southern Illinois University say the cost for storm repairs and clean-up at SIU's Carbondale campus could top $5 million.Administrators say much of that total will go to fix broken windows and roof damage after the high winds ripped through campus earlier this...

ZipRealty Receives a 2009 "Webware 100" Award for Commerce

May 20, 2009 4:16 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

http://www.ziprealty.com/ () —ZipRealty (www.ZipRealty.com (http://www.ZipRealty.com) ) (NASDAQ: ZIPR) today announced that its Web site, ZipRealty.com, was awarded a 2009 Webware 100 award for Commerce by Webware, a CNET site. The Web 2.0 user community cast more than 630,000 votes in an online...

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