Press Releases

  • SAO PAULO, Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A.,, the largest low-cost and best-fare airline in Latin America, announced that on September 18, 2014, it has priced an offering of US $325 million 8.875% Senior Notes due 2022, in a transaction exempt from registration under the Unites States Securities Act of 1933, as amended.

  • ROSEVILLE, Calif.---- SPI Solar, a vertically-integrated photovoltaic solar developer, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Xinyu Xinwei New Energy Co., Ltd., has signed an agreement to purchase and develop approximately 19 megawatts of distributed generation solar power projects in Shouguang, Shandong Province, China via the acquisition of a special purpose vehicle that owns the rights to such projects.

  • Hendrix’ s brother, Leon Hendrix, unveils wax figure. SAN FRANCISCO---- Unveiled for the first time today, the wax likeness of the late Jimi Hendrix, famed rock-and-roll musician, was unveiled by his brother, Leon Hendrix at Madame Tussauds San Francisco.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Angered by a recent IG report on the Department of Veterans Affairs and the testimony of senior VA officials, American Legion National Commander Michael D. Helm sent a pointed letter to President Obama reminding him that he promised to institute "a critical culture of accountability" within the troubled health care system.

  • SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Following today's trial in the Doral Financial Corporation v. Doral Financial Corporation is a bank holding company engaged in banking, mortgage banking and insurance agency activities through its wholly-owned subsidiaries Doral Bank, with operations on the mainland U.S. and Puerto Rico.

  • SOUTHLAKE, Texas, Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Low T Center endorses the recommendations of the joint FDA committee meeting in Hyattsville, Maryland earlier this week. The FDA convened the meeting to assess the proper patient population for testosterone therapy, as well as to assess potential cardiovascular risk associated with TRT.

  • Ang Lee To Direct "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk" Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 7:30 PM ET

    CULVER CITY, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Tom Rothman's TriStar Productions and Film4 announced today that the three-time Oscar ®- winner Ang Lee has chosen an adaptation of Ben Fountain's acclaimed novel Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk as his next film, his first since winning the Academy Award ® for directing the groundbreaking Life of Pi..

  • Statement of Fred P. Hochberg on Ex-Im's Extension Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 7:21 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Ex-Im Bank Chairman and President Fred P. Hochberg issued the following statement regarding Senate passage of a nine-month extension of the Export-Import Bank's charter:. In the past fiscal year alone, Ex-Im Bank earned for U.S. taxpayers more than $1 billion above the cost of operations.

  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- U-Haul Company of East Sacramento is offering 30 days of free storage and U-Box portable moving and storage pods to residents of California who have been evacuated or need to move their belongings away from threatening fires. U-Haul Company of East Sacramento 1650 El Camino Ave. Sacramento, CA 95815 322-7374.

  • BALTIMORE, Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The state of the organic industry is thriving, filled with opportunities on a host of fronts but faced with challenges on many, said Organic Trade Association Executive Director and CEO Laura Batcha at the Natural Products Expo East trade show in Baltimore on Thursday.

  • Defendants include the Dan Newhouse for Congress campaign, the Washington State Potato Commission, and Chris Voigt, Executive Director of the Potato Commission, who is also a Chair for the Newhouse campaign.

  • Former ABC TV Morning Anchor and recently diagnosed Joan Lunden emceed event that raised almost $2 million for breast cancer clinics and programs in the National Capital Region. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida and Carlyle Group CEO David Rubenstein for their contributions in fighting breast cancer at the fifth annual“ Honoring the Promise” gala.

  • California ISO Board Approves EIM Implementation Plan Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:59 PM ET

    PacifiCorp and California ISO will run market in parallel before fully binding. Portland-based PacifiCorp will operate its EIM system in parallel with the ISO system for 31 days beginning on October 1.

  • HOUSTON, Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Evolution Petroleum Corporation today announced that it will present at the 12 th Annual Oil& Gas Investment Symposium hosted by the Independent Petroleum Association of America in San Francisco, to be held at the Palace Hotel on September 22-24, 2014.

  • Valmont Updates Earnings Outlook Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:55 PM ET

    OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Valmont Industries, Inc., a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure and mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, today updated its 2014 earnings outlook.

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.---- Atheer, the company pioneering Augmented Interactive Reality, combining the power of 3 D augmented reality with gesture-based computing interaction, today announced that its executives will be presenting and demonstrating the innovative Atheer platform at two major industry conferences in the coming weeks: Health 2.0 and Qualcomm Uplinq Conference.

  • Meet Me for Tales and Thrills in Westchester Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:54 PM ET

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Leaf peeping, harvest festivals and a host of Halloween events for all ages are some of the ways to enjoy the festivities in Westchester County, the heart of the Hudson Valley. "Westchester County has great attractions for residents and visitors to enjoy this fall," said County Executive Robert P. Astorino.

  • TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Housewares product-design company simplehuman will join local environmental group Heal the Bay at the world's largest single-day volunteer event— the 29th annual Coastal Cleanup Day— Saturday, Sept. 20..

  • PHILADELPHIA---- ACE Group today announced key executive appointments in its Multinational Claims operations to support the recent creation of ACE’ s Global Accounts Division, which serves large multinational customers around the globe with complex underwriting and servicing needs.