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Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.
Maxim Integrated Products Mourns Passing of Jack Gifford, Founder and Former CEO
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Maxim Integrated Products (Nasdaq:MXIM), with deep regret, announced today that John F. Gifford suffered an apparent heart attack and passed away Sunday evening. Jack founded Maxim in 1983 and served as the company's CEO until his retirement in 2007.
News Corporation to Join the NASDAQ-100 Index Beginning January 20, 2009
NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- News Corporation's Class A Common Stock (Nasdaq:NWSA) of New York, New York, will become a component of the NASDAQ-100 Index(r) (Nasdaq:NDX), the NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index (Nasdaq:NDXE) and the NASDAQ-100 Ex-Tech Sector Index (Nasdaq:NDXX) prior to market open on Tuesday, January 20, 2009. News Corporation will replace Focus Media Holding Limited (Nasdaq:FMCN).
Atlas Mining Company
Atlas Mining Company Announces Management Changes and $1 Million Capital Infusion
OSBURN, Idaho, Jan. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atlas Mining Company (Pink Sheets:ALMI) (the "Company") today announced the engagement of Material Advisors LLC ("Material Advisors"), a management consulting firm, pursuant to a two year management agreement. Material Advisors was formed to provide certain managerial, operational and financial advisory services to the Company.