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Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Customers Get Green Light to Book Flights Between New York-JFK and London With Government OK of Newest Trans-Atlantic Route
NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines -- the United States' fastest growing major international airline -- has received permission from the U.S. Department of Transportation to begin selling seats on its new daily round-trip flights between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and London's Gatwick Airport for service beginning Nov. 15, 2006. Final approval of Delta's newest trans-Atlantic route is expected within the next few weeks, though customers can purchase tickets for these new flights at delta.com and through other ticketing channels effective immediately.
Rudy Beverage, Inc.
Gas City Chains Re-Fueling Rudy Beverage Sales in Interstate Markets
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Rudy Beverage, Inc. (RBI), a portfolio company of Global Beverage Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:GBVS), has received a second order from Gas City, Ltd. to re-supply stocks of the sport drink Rudy Revolution(tm) and Rudy! Rudy! Flying Colors(tm), the only lower sugar alternative to soft drinks for children in the U.S. that is formulated with the healthier natural sweetener, xylitol. The Gas City, Ltd. independent chain of standard and commercial fueling stations and convenience stores operates 47 locations in Indiana, Florida, Arizona, and Illinois, where it is headquartered.
First Equity Group
StockMarketNewsAlert.com Issues Trade Alert for Intrepid Holdings, Inc.
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- StockMarketNewsAlert.com issues trade alert for Intrepid Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:ITPD). According to M. D'Alonzo at First Equity Group Inc., "The Company has announced today that Healthy Access, Intrepid's clinic operating company, has signed a lease agreement with Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. for space in Wal-Mart Supercenters in several markets. Healthy Access will build and operate medical clinics in select Wal-Mart stores beginning in the 3rd quarter of this year. Intrepid plans to open their initial clinics inside Wal-Mart Supercenters in Texas."
Baron & Budd
Investor Alert: Update on Options Backdating Actions Involving Progress Software, Corp. -- PRGS
DALLAS, Aug. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Baron & Budd, P.C. has commenced an investigation of the option-granting practices of Progress Software, Corp. (Nasdaq:PRGS). On June 27, 2006, the Company announced that the Securities and Exchange Commission has begun an informal inquiry into Progress Software's option-granting practices from fiscal 1996 to fiscal 2002. Baron & Budd is pursuing an even more expanded time period and has uncovered an apparent scheme to grant stock options to executives at unusually favorable dates and prices to the detriment of Progress Software and its shareholders.
Evader Adds More Dealers and New Director
BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bellevue-Washington based Evader, Inc. (www.evader.us) (Pink Sheets:EVDR), the maker of electric high-performance vehicles powered by leading-edge proprietary technology, is pleased to announce the addition of five U.S. Dealers and a key new Director.
Dow Jones & Company
Wall Street Journal and HT Media Ltd. Form Exclusive Partnership to Publish Journal Branded News and Information in India
NEW YORK and NEW DELHI, India, Aug. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Wall Street Journal and HT Media Ltd., India's second-largest print media company, today announced an agreement under which HT Media's soon-to-be-launched business newspaper and its Web site will publish Wall Street Journal branded pages that will contain business and business of life news and information from the Journal, The Wall Street Journal Online at WSJ.com, and Marketwatch.com. This new agreement will offer leading global news resources from Dow Jones on an exclusive basis for Indian readers.
Kirby McInerney LLP
Kirby McInerney & Squire LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Scottish Re Preferred Share Investors -- SCT
NEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Kirby McInerney & Squire, LLP announces that it has commenced a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all purchasers of Scottish Re Group Limited's ("Scottish Re" or the "Company") (NYSE:SCT), (NYSE:SCT-PB) 7.25% Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Shares (the "Perpetual Preferred Shares") between July 5, 2005 and July 28, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period"). The action names as defendants the Company, along with certain senior officers and directors of the Company, and certain underwriters on the offering of the Perpetual Preferred Shares.