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Universal Detection Technology
Article by Universal Detection Technology Featured in the Counter Terrorist Magazine
LOS ANGELES, April 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB:UDTT) (Frankfurt:PO8), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies to protect people from bioterrorism and a provider of counter terrorism training and solutions, announced today that a recent article titled "Combating the Evolving Threat of Biological Terrorism" drafted by UDTT's Director of Research and Development, Mr. Amir Ettehadieh has been published in the Counter Terrorist Magazine. To view and read a copy of the article, please go to: http://www.udetection.com/articles/UDT-CounterTerrorist.pdf.
Convergent Wealth Advisors
Convergent Wealth Advisors Announces the Addition of Daniel Rice as Managing Director
ROCKVILLE, Md., April 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Convergent Wealth Advisors today announced that Dan Rice has joined as a Managing Director in Convergent's New York office. Mr. Rice joins Convergent from U.S. Trust Company, where he managed nearly $1 billion in assets for high net worth clients. In his new role, Mr. Rice will focus on representing Convergent's services to ultra-affluent individuals and family offices both in New York and nationwide. Convergent currently has approximately $1.5 billion in assets under advisement for clients located in the New York metropolitan area.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Awarded Translation and Interpretation Services Subcontract
HERNDON, Va., April 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) was awarded a subcontract as part of the Global Linguist Solutions LLC (GLS) team to provide management of translation and interpretation services for the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
First Horizon National Corporation
First Horizon National Corp. Announces Public Offering of Common Stock
MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) announced today a public offering of $600 million of its common stock. First Horizon intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 15 percent of common shares sold pursuant to this transaction. All of the shares are being offered by First Horizon.