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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...

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...

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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...

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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...

Cincinnati faces service cuts, layoffs, OH

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

CINCINNATI (AP) — City officials in Cincinnati say income tax revenue estimates were so far off the mark that a $40 million deficit through 2010 is possible.As a result, the officials say layoffs and cuts in services may be necessary.The city's finance department says this year's revenue is already...

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust Announces Monthly Distribution

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

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust (TSX: BR.UN) (the "Trust") is pleased to announce that a distribution of $0.09 per trust unit will be paid on June 15, 2009 to unitholders of record on May 31, 2009. The trust units will commence trading on an ex-dividend basis May 28, 2009.The Trust is an...

Bucars Unleashes New Website

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

Bucars RV Centre (http://www.bucarsrv.com/) , Calgary's premier provider of RV's, RV parts and accessories (http://www.bucarsrv.com/parts-service/) and RV service (http://www.bucarsrv.com/parts-service/) , is pleased to announce the launch of it's new, redesigned website, http://www.bucarsrv.com/...

HL:After day of mixed trade, North American markets poised for flat open@

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

TORONTO — North American markets appear headed for a flat open Wednesday despite news that investors found relief over Bank of America Corp.s ability to raise capital.The bank said late Tuesday that in less than two weeks it had raised US$13.47 billion through the sale of 1.25 billion shares.That...

MineCore Discusses Sapphire Gemstone Business Plan and Market

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

http://www.minecore.com/ () —MineCore International, Inc. ("MineCore") (PINKSHEETS: MCIO) discusses its sapphire gemstone business plan and the gemstone market.The Company's mission is to successfully identify, acquire, and develop mineral properties with a program to commence sapphire mining...

Savvis, Global Provider of Outsourced IT Infrastructure Services, Recognized for Cloud Computing and SaaS Delivery

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

http://www.3PAR.com () —3PAR (http://www.3par.com/) @ (NYSE: PAR), the leading global provider of utility storage (http://3par.com/products/index.html) , announced today that 3PAR customer Savvis, Inc. (http://www.savvis.net/) was chosen by THINKstrategies, Inc....

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