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FCC Expands Globalstar's Ancillary Terrestrial Component Authority
MILPITAS, Calif., April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Globalstar, Inc. (Nasdaq:GSAT), a leading provider of mobile satellite voice and data services to businesses, government and individuals, today announced that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has issued a Report & Order expanding Globalstar's authority to offer Ancillary Terrestrial Component services (ATC) in the United States in conjunction with its mobile satellite services. The Report & Order concludes a rulemaking proceeding that the FCC began in November 2007 in response to a petition that Globalstar filed in June 2006.
CTN Solutions, Inc.
CTN Solutions Enhances NetCare Managed Services Offering
BLUE BELL, Pa., April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CTN Solutions has enhanced its NetCare offering to include additional services to provide a more complete IT management solution. NetCare(tm) now includes services such as local and remote data protection, spam filtering, hosting of DNS (domain name service), and e-mail continuity and archiving.
Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc.
Hampton Roads Bankshares Announces Jack W. Gibson and Herman A. Hall, III Elected Vice Chairmen
NORFOLK, Va., April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- On April 8, 2008, the Board of Directors of Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HMPR), the financial holding company for Bank of Hampton Roads, elected Jack W. Gibson as its Vice Chairman. In addition, the Board elected Herman A. Hall, III as Vice Chairman of the Bank's Board of Directors.
Bassett Furniture Industries, Inc.
Bassett Announces First Quarter 2008 Earnings
BASSETT, Va., April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Bassett Furniture Industries Inc. (Nasdaq:BSET) announced today its results of operations for its fiscal quarter ended March 1, 2008.
Alphatec Holdings, Inc.
Alphatec Holdings, Inc. Announces Webcast and Conference Call to Review Q1 2008 Results
CARLSBAD, Calif., April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Alphatec Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATEC), a leading medical device company focused on the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of products for the surgical treatment of spine disorders, will conduct a webcast and conference call with analysts and investors following the release of its first quarter 2008 results on Thursday, April 24, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. PT / 4:30 p.m. ET.
TASER International, Inc.
TASER Device Helps Save Toddler From Locked Car
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR), a market leader in advanced electronic control devices (ECDs) released the following NEWS ALERT:
SmartPros to Trade On the NASDAQ Stock Market
HAWTHORNE, N.Y., April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SmartPros Ltd. (AMEX:PED), a leader in the field of accredited professional education and corporate training, announced today that its publicly traded common shares and warrants have been approved for listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market subject to it continuing to satisfy the minimum bid price requirement of $4.00 per share for initial listing. The Company's securities will continue to trade on the American Stock Exchange until the close of the market on April 21, 2008. Trading of the Company's common shares and warrants will commence on the NASDAQ Capital Market on April 22, 2008, under the new symbols "SPRO" and "SPROW," respectively.
The Ensemble Theatre
The Ensemble Theatre Presents 'Ashes to Africa'
HOUSTON, April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Ensemble Theatre will present Mark Clayton Southers' "Ashes to Africa," which is a touching rendition of the attempt to fulfill a grandmother's dying wish to be cremated and have her remains sprinkled over Africa, which ultimately results in an explosive internal family struggle. Ashes connects us to the real life co-existence of humor and seriousness and is a realistic and humorous portrayal of life.
Interphase Announces First Quarter 2008 Financial Results
PLANO, Texas, April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Interphase Corporation (Nasdaq:INPH), an international supplier of next-generation networking technologies, is scheduled to announce its 1st Quarter 2008 results on Thursday, April 24, 2008, after market close.