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Dow Jones Indexes
Dow Jones Indexes Launches 2008 Summer Games Index
NEW YORK, Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today launched the Dow Jones 2008 Summer Games Index. The new index measures the performance of the companies that are official partners, sponsors and suppliers of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.
Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation
Medicis and Ipsen Announce Submission of Reloxin in Aesthetics to the FDA
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. and PARIS, Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Medicis (NYSE:MRX) and Ipsen (Euronext: FR0010259150; IPN) today announced the submission of a Biologics License Application ("BLA") for the botulinum toxin type A, Reloxin(R)(1), in aesthetics to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's ("FDA's") Division of Dermatology and Dental Products, within the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Medicis anticipates a response from FDA in approximately 10 months following FDA's receipt of the Reloxin(R) submission.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Photo Release -- Northrop Grumman Receives Ron Brown Award for Corporate Leadership
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Carlos M. Gutierrez, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce, presented the Ron Brown Award for Corporate Leadership to Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) today at the White House in recognition of the company's commitment to forming community partnerships and empowering employees while promoting practices that improve business performance.
First Solar, Inc.
First Solar to Present At the Lehman Brothers Global Technology Conference
PHOENIX, Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) announced today that the Company's Chief Financial Officer, Jens Meyerhoff, will be presenting to the investment community on Thursday, December 6, 2007 at 3:00 PM PT (6:00 PM ET), at the Lehman Brothers Global Technology Conference at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, CA.
Unique Holiday Entertaining
RIDGEWOOD, N.J., Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The holidays are here and chances are you'll be having company over at some point over the next few weeks. This year, try making it unique with a great new appetizer or add a signature drink to keep everyone on their toes!
The Children's Place, Inc.
The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. Becomes Current in All Delayed SEC Filings
SECAUCUS, N.J., Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLCE), today announced that it has filed its delayed Annual Report on Form 10-K for fiscal year ended February 3, 2007 and its Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Qs for the second quarter ended July 29, 2006, the third quarter ended October 28, 2006, as well as the first quarter ended May 5, 2007, and second quarter ended August 4, 2007 with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Indigo Books & Music Inc.
Free Shipping From Chapters.Indigo.ca Online Toy Boutique
TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- From soft cuddly plush for babies' first Christmas presents to educational toys for toddlers, and award-winning games for tweens and teens, Indigo and Chapters make it easy to fulfill any child's wish list both in-store and online. The
Avantair Inc. Reports Removal of 'Going Concern' Paragraph in Audit Opinion
CLEARWATER, Fla., Dec. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Avantair Inc. (OTCBB:AAIR) (OTCBB:AAIRU) (OTCBB:AAIRW) ("Avantair"), the only publicly traded stand-alone fractional operator and the exclusive provider of fractional shares in the Avanti P.180 aircraft, today announced that its Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm has removed the explanatory paragraph with respect to the Company's ability to continue as a going concern from its audit report on Avantair's Financial Statements for fiscal year ended June 30, 2007.