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HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc.
HCC to Acquire MIC Life
HOUSTON, Oct. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCC) announced today that the Company had reached an agreement to acquire MIC Life Insurance Corporation from Motors Insurance Corporation, a subsidiary of GMAC Insurance Holdings, Inc., for an undisclosed consideration. MIC Life is currently inactive but is licensed to conduct business in all states except New York. This transaction is expected to close shortly, subject to receipt of required regulatory approval.
The Bull Market Report
The Bull Market Report Examines Pharmaceutical and Biotech Companies: Pfizer, Genentech, Invitrogen, and AMGEN
PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Bull Market Report (http://www.bullmarket.com), a long-term growth and income-generating focused online investment newsletter, announced today that it has provided subscribers with updates on several biotech and pharmaceutical companies including Pfizer (NYSE:PFE), Genentech (NYSE:DNA), Invitrogen (Nasdaq:IVGN), and Amgen (Nasdaq:AMGN), among others. In-depth reports on each company can also be found in the Bull Market Archives.
Phoenix Outdoor Names Jack Kline to Head Clinical Department
ATLANTA, Oct. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Phoenix Outdoor today announced that Jack Kline is joining the company as Clinical Director. Kline will be responsible for directing the operation of the clinical department, as well as continuing to develop Phoenix Outdoor's clinical programming. Phoenix's wilderness treatment program provides comprehensive crisis intervention and assessment for families with teenagers ages 13-17.
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc.
OSG Announces Dividend
NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The board of directors of Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 17.5 cents per share on the common stock outstanding, payable November 22, 2005, to stockholders of record on November 3, 2005.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Atlanta and Antigua: Delta Offers Customers a Tropical Connection in December
ATLANTA, Oct. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines' customers in the United States soon will be able to leave the chill of December for the warm trade winds of a new tropical destination. As part of its significant international expansion into new markets in Latin America and the Caribbean, Delta will launch the only non-stop service between Atlanta and the island of Antigua on Dec. 18, 2005. And a special introductory fare will make a visit even more inviting.