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ALCO Stores, Inc.
Duckwall-ALCO Stores Announces Resumption of Stock Repurchase Program
ABILENE, Kan., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:DUCK) announced today that it is resuming the Company's stock repurchase program. The buy-back authorization made on March 23, 2006 approved the repurchase of 200,000 shares, of which 3,337 were repurchased in 2007, leaving 196,663 shares available to be repurchased.
Web.com to Present At Noble Financial's Fourth Annual Equity Conference
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Web.com (Nasdaq:WWWW), a leading provider of online marketing for small businesses, today announced that it will present at Noble Financial's Fourth Annual Equity Conference in Las Vegas, NV on Monday, August 18, 2008. The company is scheduled to present at 4:30 p.m. PT (7:30 p.m. ET). Jeff Stibel, President of Web.com, will conduct the presentation.
Premier Exhibitions, Inc.
New Titanic Exhibition to Surface At Georgia Aquarium
ATLANTA, Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- RMS Titanic, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Premier Exhibitions, Inc. (Nasdaq:PRXI) has entered into an agreement with the Georgia Aquarium to present the worldwide debut of Titanic: Aquatic. Opening August 22, 2008 for a limited engagement, this unique exhibition brings to life the story of the ill-fated Ship through authentic artifacts and hands-on interactive experiences. Titanic: Aquatic is a specially designed version of the company's blockbuster exhibition, Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition.
Globalstar Expands Consumer Social Networking Capabilities by Launching Yahoo! Fire Eagle Integration for SPOT Satellite Messenger
MILPITAS, Calif., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Globalstar Inc.(Nasdaq:GSAT) company SPOT LLC., the pioneer behind the award-winning SPOT Satellite Messenger(tm), today announced its integration with Yahoo! Fire Eagle further enhancing the mainstream consumer appeal for the SPOT Satellite Messenger. Fire Eagle is an open platform that helps users take their location to the web by sharing their location information with other sites and services online while keeping full control over their data and privacy. The Fire Eagle integration specifically enables SPOT Satellite Messenger users the ability to publish their adventure geotags or location coordinates to the web, sharing their location with their favorite services and increasingly popular social networking sites to get a whole new range of location-based features.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Awarded Major Security Delivery Order
RESTON, Va., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has received a $69 million delivery order to provide advanced technologies and systems for protecting military troops, facilities and assets at forward-operating bases throughout U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM), its sixty-ninth delivery order under the Integrated Base Defense Security System (IBDSS) contract.
Benihana Inc. Updates Remodeling and Development Activity
MIAMI, Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Benihana Inc. (Nasdaq:BNHNA) (Nasdaq:BNHN), operator of the nation's largest chain of Japanese theme and sushi restaurants, today updated its remodeling and development activity for its Benihana teppanyaki and RA Sushi restaurant concepts.