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Public hearing set for Allegheny rate request, VA

May 19, 2009 3:43 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The State Corporation Commission will hold a public hearing in September on Allegheny Power's request to increase its prices.The average residential customer's bill would increase by 6 percent. Allegheny says the increase is needed to cover the higher costs of purchasing power...

No. of nonregular workers drops in Jan.-March for 1st time+

May 19, 2009 3:43 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

TOKYO, May 19 (Kyodo) — The average number of part-time and other nonregular workers in Japan stood at 16.99 million in the January to March period, down 380,000 from a year earlier for the first decrease since 2003 when comparable data became available, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and...

Greenbrier bankruptcy case dismissed, 1st Ld-Writethru, VA

May 19, 2009 3:43 am | by ZINIE CHEN SAMPSON - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal judge in Virginia has dismissed The Greenbrier's bankruptcy case.In a ruling Tuesday in Richmond, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Huennekens dismissed the case after hearing from a financial officer for the West Virginia resort and its new owner, James Justice.They said...

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Ahead of Bell: analyst upbeat on American Apparel, APFN

May 19, 2009 3:43 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK (AP) — An analyst remained optimistic on American Apparel Inc.'s medium to long-term prospects Tuesday despite its first-quarter loss.Monday, the Los Angeles-based retailer reported a loss of 13 cents per share on lower same-store sales and increased expenses.The company also cut its...

Regal Beloit prices $130.9 million stock offering, APFN

May 19, 2009 3:43 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Regal Beloit Corp., maker of motion-control and power-generation equipment, said Tuesday it has priced a public offering of common stock, and expects the sale will generate net proceeds after expenses of about $130.9 million.The company plans to use the funds to repay debt and...

Ruling bloc eyes 20% cut in summer bonuses for Diet members+

May 19, 2009 3:37 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

TOKYO, May 19 (Kyodo) — The ruling parties are eyeing a 20 percent cut in summer bonuses for all Diet members this year amid a lingering economic slump and the submission to parliament of bills to realize the cut possibly before the end of this week, lawmakers of the parties said Tuesday.The...

Hampton Roads Bankshares Announces Retirement of Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jack W. Gibson

May 19, 2009 3:37 am | by GLOBE NEWSWIREAssociated Press | News | Comments

NORFOLK, Va., May 19, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HMPR), the financial holding company of Bank of Hampton Roads and Shore Bank, today announced the retirement of Jack W. Gibson as a director and officer of the Company and its subsidiaries. Gibson, who served as...

Andean Confirms New High-Grade Vein Discovery at Bajo Negro

May 19, 2009 3:37 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Andean Resources (TSX: AND)(ASX: AND) is pleased to report new and potentially significant results from deeper drilling completed at the recently drilled Bajo Negro vein at its 100% owned Cerro Negro gold and silver project in Southern Argentina. Today's results include the following:- BRC-908...

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DEQ targets water pollutants, LA

May 19, 2009 3:37 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The state Department of Environmental Quality has launched a new public awareness campaign directed at keeping everyday pollutants out of the state's water.Funded through a $300,000 nonpoint source pollution prevention grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the...

Rob Marshall brings Broadway's 'Nine' to screen, EU

May 19, 2009 3:37 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CANNES, France (AP) — Director Rob Marshall's new movie musical "Nine" offers a potent combination of Italian style, costumes to die for and six Academy Award-winning performers.The story of a filmmaker and his complicated entanglements with the women in his life, it's based on the Tony...

Insight and Education Focus of Day One of the 2009 BIO International Convention Business Editors/Biotech Writers/Tradeshow Writers

May 19, 2009 3:32 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

ATLANTA-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 19, 2009-- Day one of the 2009 BIO International Convention provided educational workshops, sessions, and press conferences to innovate and prepare for the future of biotechnology. The global event for biotechnology runs through Thurs., May 21. More than one third of...

Country Announces Changes in Conference Call Dial-In Numbers, Conference Call ID Number, and Web Link Change Business Editors/Manufacturing Writers

May 19, 2009 3:32 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

SPENCER, Iowa-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 19, 2009-- Cycle Country (AMEX:ATC), a leading supplier of ATV accessories, Plastic Wheel Covers, Golf Car Accessories, Oil Filters and Contract Manufacturing services, announces to its investors and other interested parties that there are a different set of...

Revolutionary iPhone Application; Mobile Crime Maps Launch with New York City Service Business Editors/Technology Editors

May 19, 2009 3:32 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BALTIMORE-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 19, 2009--Today, Spotcrime.com announced a partnership with Roundhouse Technologies, LLC that will boast a unique application within the iTunes App Store marketplace - a mobile police blotter that geo-locates users, scours cop reports, blogs and newspapers for...

Pervasis Therapeutics Presents Promising Preclinical Data for its Minimally Invasive Cell Therapy at the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions Annual Co...

May 19, 2009 3:32 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 19, 2009-- Pervasis Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company pioneering biologically active cellular therapies to treat vascular and other serious diseases, today announced new preclinical data for the Company's minimally invasive cell therapy, PVS-10200....

Viterra to Host Conference Call on May 19, 2009

May 19, 2009 3:32 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Mayo Schmidt, President and Chief Executive Officer of Viterra Inc. (TSX: VT), and Michael Iwaniw, Managing Director of ABB Grain Ltd. invite you to join them on a conference call on Tuesday, May 19, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. EST to discuss the merger implementation agreement. Conference Call Access:...

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