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Sonesta International Hotels Corporation
Sonesta Announces Special Dividend
BOSTON, Jan. 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sonesta International Hotels Corporation (Nasdaq:SNSTA) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the payment of a special dividend of $1.00 per share on the Company's stock. The dividend will be paid February 12, 2008 to holders of record on February 1, 2008.
Bell Microproducts Inc.
Bell Micro LPGA Classic Coming to Alabama's RTJ Golf Trail in September 2008
SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Bell Microproducts Inc. (Nasdaq:BELM), one of the world's largest value-added distributors of storage and computing technology, along with the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA), State of Alabama, County of Mobile, City of Mobile and the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, today announced the creation of the Bell Micro LPGA Classic. The LPGA event will be played September 8 - 14, 2008 and feature a full field of players. The inaugural Bell Micro LPGA Classic will be played on the Crossings Course at the Magnolia Grove location on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in Mobile, Alabama. The tournament, which will also be played in 2009 and 2010, is scheduled to be televised nationally and internationally.
Recent Scientific Publications Confirm Importance of CombiMatrix's Test for Autism
MUKILTEO, Wash., Jan. 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CombiMatrix Corporation (Nasdaq:CBMX) announced today that a number of recent, peer-reviewed scientific publications (Christian et al., 2007, Hum. Mol. Genet.), including today's in The New England Journal Of Medicine (Daly et al., 2008, NEJM) confirm the validity and importance of ATScan(tm) 1.0, CBMX's array based test for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). These published studies clearly implicate specific genomic imbalances with causative association in Autism, and the ATScan tests for these and other specific genomic imbalances. ATScan(tm) 1.0, which was launched in December 2007, is built upon CombiMatrix's clinically validated genomic array platform and is currently available to physicians and patients. We encourage physicians and patients to contact us at 949-753-0624 for more information.
Directors Guild of America
DGA Announces Nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement In Movies for Television, Dramatic Series Night, Comedy Series, Musical Variety, Reality Programs, Daytime Serials, Children's Programs, Documentary and Commercials for 2007
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Directors Guild of America President Michael Apted today announced the DGA's nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television, Documentaries and Commercials for the year 2007.