latest news releases from the newsroom
Atna Resources Ltd.
Atna/Great Basin Gold Resume Drilling
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atna Resources Ltd. (TSX:ATN) is pleased to provide an update on its exploration program in Nevada. Drilling of the Golden Cloud property in Elko County, Nevada resumed May 5, 2004. Atna's Joint Venture partner, Great Basin Gold (TSX:GBG), will drill a 1,600-meter program by Reverse Circulation to test volcanic and basement stratigraphy near structures with chalcedonic quartz, argillic alteration, and anomalous gold and mercury mineralization.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C.
Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Genta Inc. By The Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. -- GNTA
PHILADELPHIA, May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. (http://www.bernardmgross.com) announces that a class action lawsuit was commenced in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, against defendants GENTA INC. ("Genta" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:GNTA) and Raymond P. Warrell, Jr., M.D. -- Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board and Loretta M. Itri, M.D., on behalf of all persons who purchased Genta securities (Nasdaq:GNTA), between March 26, 2003 through and including May 3, 2004 (the "Class Period") seeking remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act").
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' Website to Broadcast its May 26, 2004 Second Quarter 2004 Earnings Conference Call Live
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will broadcast live on its website, www.tollbrothers.com, a conference call to discuss its second quarter 2004 results and outlook for the future. The event, scheduled for 2:00 p.m. (EDT) on Wednesday, May 26, 2004, will follow announcement of the Company's second quarter 2004 results for earnings, revenues, contracts and backlog earlier the same day. The call will be hosted by Robert I. Toll, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Sierra, Inc. Announces Two for One Forward Stock Split
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sierra, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SRKG), a Nevada Corporation, announced today that it has approved a two for one forward stock split. The record date for the forward stock split is to be effective Tuesday, June 1, 2004. Stockholders of the record date will be entitled to two shares of common stock for each share of common stock held on that date. Sierra, Inc. will also be changing its name to Montana Oil and Gas, Inc.
Parker Waichman Alonso LLP
Parker & Waichman Continues to Encourage Current and Former MCI WorldCom Shareholders and Investors to Evaluate Legal Options -- WCOEQ, MCWEQ, MCIAV
NEW YORK, May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, Citigroup, Inc. (NYSE:C) announced it would pay $2.65 billion to WorldCom investors for its role in the massive MCI WorldCom (Pink Sheets:WCOEQ), (Other OTC:MCWEQ), (Other OTC:MCIAV) accounting fraud scandal. MCI WorldCom's accounting fraud led to the nation's largest bankruptcy filing and left MCI WorldCom shareholders with shares of worthless stock. Parker & Waichman, LLP and affiliated counsel have filed thousands of claims on behalf of current and former MCI WorldCom shareholders and employees and continues to encourage all current and former MCI WorldCom shareholders to evaluate their legal options by requesting a free lawsuit case evaluation at www.worldcomstockfraud.com.
Get to Know Greed, Corruption, and Murder in a New Book
GOODYEARS BAR, Calif., May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Like life itself, the law is never certain. It is this uncertainty that puts lawyers on the line. In Cicero's Progeny, Tony Torson presents a provocative legal thriller telling of greed, power, and corruption in Los Angeles, the city of lights and fine restaurants where people still eat and run. Stuck right in the middle of this story is Nancy Villella, a woman who came up the hard way-junior college, night law school, and a job with the state bar association as an administrator. She speaks of becoming an expert in computer law but plans to crack the state bar's computer security before her true past is discovered.
Scottish Power PLC
ScottishPower's PacifiCorp Identifies New Plant Resource
BROOMIELAW, Scotland, May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ScottishPower's US regulated subsidiary, PacifiCorp, today announced it has approved the development and construction of a new 534 MW natural gas-fired combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) generation plant to be located near Salt Lake, City, Utah, named Lake Side.