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Nuclear Solutions, Inc.
Future Fuels, Inc. Reports Progress Toward Operations and Technology for Waste-To-Ethanol Production Facility
WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Future Fuels, Inc. (FFI), a subsidiary of Nuclear Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:NSOL), announced today that it has retained Regulatory Compliance Consulting, LLC (RCC), headed by Jack McCrossin, to direct a competitive bidding process aimed at selecting an operator to manage and maintain operations at its first waste-to-ethanol production facility to be constructed in Toms River, New Jersey.
Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP
Likely Enron Defense Strategy Unconventional, Risky and Fascinating, Former Prosecutor and SEC Enforcement Attorney Says
ATLANTA, Jan. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Published reports indicate that attorneys for Enron founder and former Chairman and CEO, Kenneth Lay, and former CEO and President, Jeffrey Skilling, will try to convince a jury that the financial maneuverings that led to Enron's collapse were, in fact, legitimate business practices, which were perfectly legal. A securities litigator who worked at both the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission says this tactic could well prove to be both risky and fascinating.
First Horizon National Corporation
First Horizon National Corp. to Participate in Citigroup 2006 Financial Services Conference
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE:FHN) Chairman and CEO, Ken Glass, will speak at the Citigroup 2006 Financial Services Conference on Wednesday, Feb. 1, at 10 a.m. Eastern Time. The presentation will be made at the Waldorf Astoria in New York. The presentation will be webcast live and open to the public at http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/citigroup/fs2006/04203209.cfm. An audio recording of it along with certain presentation materials will be available through this link for 30 days after the conference. The link will be available at www.fhnc.com.
Choicepoker.com, Inc. Announces Reverse Split
PLANO, Texas, Jan. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Contingent upon the approval of the shareholders of the Company, the Board of Directors of Choicepoker.com, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CPKJ) plans to effect a one-for-one thousand reverse split of its issued and outstanding common stock.
S2C Global Systems Inc
S2C Global Not a Party to Junk Faxes and Spam
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Management of S2C Global Systems, Inc. (Pink Sheets:STWG) recently became aware that the Company was the subject of numerous junk faxes and spam emails promoting S2C as an investment vehicle. Upon investigation, the Company identified a third party promotional piece on the internet going back to October 17, 2005, represented by Tip Top Equities. The Company wishes to make it known that it is not a party to this piece, does not condone this unauthorized action by third parties and has not authorized any dissemination of information regarding the Company by any third parties. Further, the Company is doing everything possible to stop such actions and intends to pursue legal action where possible against any party distributing information about the Company without its express written permission.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
Air Transport World Magazine Honors JetBlue With 'Passenger Service Award'
NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) has earned the prestigious "Passenger Service Award" for 2006, from Air Transport World magazine, the leading monthly magazine covering the global airline industry. The "Passenger Service Award" recognizes the airline that has provided consistently superior passenger service at a fair price. Airlines are measured by public acceptance, reputation and innovation. The ATW Award winners are selected by the magazine's editorial staff.
Industrial Enterprises of America, Inc.
Industrial Enterprises of America Secures $5 Million Financing to Close Acquisition
NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Industrial Enterprises of America, Inc. (OTCBB:ILNP), a specialty automotive aftermarket supplier, is pleased to announce that the Company has completed a $5,000,000 private placement in convertible debentures with JLF Asset Management, LLC. This financing enables the Company to complete the acquisition of Pitt Penn within the next two to three business days. Per the terms of the financing, the Company has issued convertible debentures with a fixed conversion rate of $.18 per share. The sale of the convertible debentures included 100% warrant coverage at above market prices.