latest news releases from the newsroom
Stories from the Living Room - New Book Offers Stories Detailing Life in Old West
SAINT HELENA, Calif., Oct. 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Before the dawn of television and the warm buzz of the radio, in the days of the Old West, families gathered around the living room after meals to tell stories late into the night. This tradition has been lost in the glow of the television and drowned out by the commotion of today's technological gadgets. Jon Garate wants to take readers back to a simpler time, when the air was clean and the work hard, but the payoff was rewarding with his new book, Stories from the Living Room: A Narrative History of the Last Days of the Old West (now available through 1stBooks).
Taking Action Against Extremists - New novel tells of plan to eliminate extremists in government
FLORENCE, S.C., Oct. 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- High-powered New York financier Boone "Peck" Reynolds has had enough of those running the United States. Along with two anonymous associates, he undertakes a self-appointed mission to send a clear message to radical extremists and their political supporters, who he believes are pushing their own agenda on the nation. Author G. Lee Greer's new novel, Justice Regained (now available through 1stBooks), tells Peck's story and his murderous quest to eliminate extremists.
A Spouse Worth 100 Grand - Author tells poignant story of innocence, murder and revenge in thrilling novel
NEEDHAM, Mass., Oct. 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mandy Miller is an educated, spirited young woman with a promising future. However, Bryan Frye changes all that. He marries her, convinces her to join the military and eventually murders her. Her brother, Josh, is determined to avenge her tragic death. Author Lois Sockol tells this poignant story of deception, love and murder in The Promise (now available through 1stBooks).
My Weird Life: Adolescent author debuts with exciting short stories of adventure
AUBURN, Ala., Oct. 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- In two delightful children's stories for readers of all ages, author William B. Bennett has captured the mannerisms and imaginations of two boys in a way very few authors can replicate. Why? Bennett, the author of My Weird Life (now available through 1stBooks), is 11. With his new book, he offers two stories of adventure and discovery that provide unique insight into the inquisitive mind of an adolescent boy.
Spector Roseman Kodroff & Willis, P.C.
Spector, Roseman & Kodroff, P.C. Announces the Filing of a Class Action Suit Against Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company -- GT
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Spector, Roseman & Kodroff, P.C. announces that a securities class action lawsuit was commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company ("Goodyear" or the "Company") (NYSE:GT) between October 22, 1998 through October 22, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Los Angeles World Airports
Los Angeles Airport Issues Update On Current Flight Operations
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- At 2:00 p.m. PST, Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) officials report that the airport remains open and fully operational. However, the airport is still experiencing flight delays and cancellations due to the continued disruption of a regional Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) radar facility north of San Diego that controls all flights into and out of Southern California's various airports.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces the Filing of a Class Action Suit Against Federated Investors, Inc. And Its Federated Family of Mutual Funds on Behalf of Investors -- FEUGX, FALDX, FDBAX, FCMIX
BALTIMORE, Oct. 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on behalf of all purchasers, redeemers and holders of shares of the Federated Family of Funds which are managed by Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) during the period between November 1, 1998 and September 3, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period"), seeking to pursue remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940.