latest news releases from the newsroom
Aaron Rents, Inc.
NFL Player Kurt Warner Helps Aaron's Surprise Deserving Single Father With Furniture Donation
PHOENIX, Dec. 20, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Aaron Rents, Inc. (NYSE:RNT), the nation's leader in the rental, sales and lease ownership, specialty retailing and rental of residential and office furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, today announced the donation of a complete home's worth of merchandise via the annual First Things First "Homes for the Holidays" program.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Accepting Pilot Applications
ATLANTA, Dec. 20, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Delta Air Lines today will officially begin accepting applications for new-hire pilots in anticipation of exhausting its pilot furlough list in 2007. Interviews for new Delta first officer positions are scheduled to begin in January.
Dow Jones & Company
blinkx Partners With Dow Jones Online to Index Video Content
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 20, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- blinkx, a leading video search engine, today announced a content partnership with Dow Jones Online that will enable blinkx users to search and watch video clips from The Wall Street Journal Online, MarketWatch.com and Barron's Online. Users will now have access to hundreds of hours of business and financial news, analysis and interviews produced by Dow Jones Online, and available for free on www.blinkx.tv.
AuGRID Moving Toward Closure On Acquisitions
VINELAND, N.J., Dec. 20, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- AuGRID Global Holdings Corporation (Pink Sheets:AUGC) has moved to closure by finishing the definitive agreement of sale with the American acquisition and near completion of the same type of final document for the Chinese acquisition due to International law; however we are working round the clock to finalize documentation to complete the acquisition and begin the financing phase. The NOBO list is being investigated share-by-share to ascertain and narrow down the short position.