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DISH Network Corporation
DISH Network Launches WGN America in HD and Renews Retransmission Agreement With Tribune's 23 Television Stations
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., June 12, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- DISH Network Corporation (Nasdaq:DISH), the nation's third largest pay-TV provider and the digital transition leader, today announced an agreement with Tribune, America's largest employee-owned media company, to add WGN America in HD to its lineup of more than 80 national HD channels. As part of the agreement, DISH Network(r) this week will begin to carry high-definition programming from four Tribune stations in major markets -- KCPQ FOX, Seattle, Wash.; WPIX CW, New York, N.Y.; WGN-TV CW, Chicago, Ill.; and KTXL FOX, Sacramento, Ca.
U-Haul International, Inc.
U-Haul Offers 30 Days of Free Storage and Free Box Exchange to Nebraska and Iowa Families Affected by Recent Tornadoes and Flooding
OMAHA, Neb., June 12, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The U-Haul Company of Nebraska is offering 30 days of free storage to eastern Nebraska and western Iowa families affected by recent tornadoes and flooding. In addition to the 30-days-free self-storage assistance being offered, families needing boxes to keep their belongings dry from the rising floodwaters can take advantage of the U-Haul Take a Box, Leave a Box Program. The program enables customers and the public in general to return their reusable boxes and allow others to take them as needed - FREE. U-Haul encourages anyone who has any type of unused box to drop them off at the nearest U-Haul location and allow another family to reuse the box, free of charge, instead of throwing your reusable box into the recycle bin. Families needing more information about the 30-days-free self-storage assistance program and the Take a Box, Leave a Box Program should contact the following storage facilities.
RedChip Companies Inc.
RedChip Independent Initiates Research Coverage On Xfone, Inc.
ORLANDO, Fla., June 12, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- RedChip Independent, a division of RedChip Companies Inc., has initiated coverage on Xfone, Inc. (AMEX:XFN), an international telecommunications company providing voice, video, and data communication services through its subsidiaries with operations in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel.