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Brand bond has much stronger impact on consumers than thought
Can you become so emotionally attached to a brand that if forced to buy a competitor's product, you suffer separation anxiety? Well, the answer is yes, according to a new study. ANI

Every Day in the Verde Canyon Is Eagle Watch, Not Just a Season
During an afternoon excursion on Saturday, October 30th, keen-eyed Verde Canyon Railroad staff spotted an adult bald eagle close to the tracks. The bird appeared in peril, with its wings spread across a large rock. The crew called the supervisor at the train depot about the sighting and scouted for the animal on the return trip from Perkinsville MarketWire

Top Travel Editors Offer Sneak Peek at 2011 Trends, Hot Topics and Best Pitching Practices for Travel and Leisure Stories
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Steady Improvement Predicted for Commercial Real Estate Market
While still experiencing challenges, the commercial real estate market could see signs of steady improvement in the near future, specifically concerning lending. This is according to two economists at the Economic Issues and Commercial Real Estate Business Trends Forum at the 2010 Realtors® Conference & Expo in New Orleans today. MarketWire

Ivanhoe Mines Announces the Appointment of Texas Business Executive as Additional Independent Director
Robert Friedland, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN)(NYSE: IVN)(NASDAQ: IVN), today announced the appointment to the Ivanhoe Mines Board of Directors of Robert B. Holland III, a Dallas, Texas, oil executive and former United States Executive Director of the World Bank. MarketWire

Horizon Pharma, Inc. Provides Update on November 4, 2010 FDA Gastrointestinal Drugs Advisory Committee Meeting
Horizon Pharma, Inc MarketWire

First California Acquires Western Commercial Bank
First California Financial Group, Inc MarketWire

Sleep Holdings, Inc. Completes Name Change to All-Q-Tell Corporation and Receives New Stock Ticker Symbol ALLQ
Sleep Holdings Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SLHJ), a Nevada Corporation, announced today that it has completed its name change to All-Q-Tell Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ALLQ) and has been issued stock ticker symbol ALLQ effective as of November 3, 2010. (All-Q-Tell Corporation was formerly known as Sleep Holdings, Inc., which was previously traded under the stock symbol SLHJ MarketWire

NAR Home Buyer and Seller Survey Shows Value of Long-Term Home Ownership
Home buyers today have affirmed a long-term view of home ownership, the typical seller is experiencing positive returns and the vast majority of home owners see their property as a good investment, according to the latest consumer survey of home buyers and sellers. The study was released here today at the 2010 Realtors® Conference & Expo. MarketWire

PTS, Inc. Announces New CEO & Board Member
PTS, Inc. (OTCBB: PTSH) announced today after the market closed that Raj Kalra has been named Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Kalra replaces Teresa Rubio who has served as Chairman and Marc Pintar who has served as PTSH Interim Chief Executive Officer. In addition to his role as CEO, Mr. Kalra will serve on PTSH's Board of Directors. MarketWire

American Sierra Gold Acquires Mining Claims and Abandons 2 Projects
American Sierra Gold Corp. (OTCBB: AMNP) announces that it has acquired 6 mining claims in the Adams Plateau Area of southern British Columbia, Canada. The Company has also abandoned the Urique Project in Mexico and the Discovery Day Gold Project in California so it can focus on other projects. MarketWire

Eline Entertainment Group, Inc.'s (EEGI) Subsidiary Completes Merger
Eline Entertainment Group, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: EEGI) (www.elineentertainment.com) and the company's subsidiary Let The Good Times Roll has successfully merged with Midnight Express. This is a second expansion merger for the company. MarketWire

Houston Criminal Defense Attorney John Floyd Announces Publication of "The Cost of Murder/The Price of Innocence"
Houston Criminal Lawyer John Floyd has published an article discussing the recent exoneration of Anthony Graves, a man who was wrongly convicted, sentenced to death and incarcerated for 18 years for a crime he did not commit, all the result of intentional and blatant prosecutorial misconduct. MarketWire

Vectren Announces Dividend Increase
Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) announced the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly common stock dividend of 34 ½ cents per share, a ½ cent increase over the previous quarter. The dividend will be payable December 1, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 15, 2010. MarketWire

Excel Maritime Announces Management Change in Operations
Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd (NYSE: EXM), an owner and operator of dry bulk carriers and a leading international provider of worldwide seaborne transportation services for dry bulk cargoes, today announced that Mr MarketWire

SMC Recordings Inc. Posts 2009 and 2008 Annual Audit Report
SMC Recordings Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMCE) San Francisco based independent Hip-Hop/Rap Label today announced that the audit of its fiscal year 2009 and 2008 financial statements have been finalized. MarketWire

Cornerstone Total Return Fund, Inc. Announces the Commencement of Its Rights Offering
Cornerstone Total Return Fund, Inc. (the "Fund") (NYSE Amex: CRF) announced today that the subscription period for its rights offering to holders of the Fund's common stock will commence on Monday, November 8, 2010. MarketWire

Princeton National Bancorp, Inc. Releases Third Quarter Results
Princeton National Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: PNBC), parent company of Citizens First National Bank ("Subsidiary Bank"),announced a net loss available to common stockholders of $2.232 million or$(0.67) per diluted common share ("EPS"), compared to net income toavailable common stockholders of $440,000 or $0.13 EPS in the third quarterof 2009. MarketWire

Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc. Announces the Commencement of Its Rights Offering
Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc. (the "Fund") (NYSE Amex: CLM) announced today that the subscription period for its rights offering to holders of the Fund's common stock will commence on Monday, November 8, 2010. MarketWire

Digital Map Products to Bring Next Generation Mapping Technology to Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Digital Map Products (DMP), a leading provider of cloud-based spatial technology solutions, today announced Midwest Real Estate Data LLC (MRED) selected DMP's spatial development platform, SpatialStream™, to bring next generation mapping and related products to its 40,000 customers MarketWire

SunUp Energy Approved for CA PACE City of Palm Springs and for SASH Single Family Affordable Housing Program -- SOLAR
SunUp Energy announces its approval as one of the first General Contractors approved by the CA PACE Program (California Property Assessed Clean Energy Program) for the City of Palm Springs MarketWire

IDO Security, Inc. Completes U.S. Distribution Deal With Industry Veteran, JEI, Inc. and Announces Submission of MagShoe(TM) to the GSA
IDO Security, Inc. (OTCBB: IDOI), developer of the innovative MagShoe™ shoe scanning device (SSD), today announced that the Company has completed a distribution deal with JEI, Inc. for the United States. As part of that deal, JEI has submitted the MagShoe™ to the U.S MarketWire

Wyoming Ranch Land Sells as Westchester Auctions Moves Toward Its Future Under the Name Murray Wise Associates
Approximately 62,427 acres of Wyoming ranch land sold at auction Thursday as Westchester Auctions conducted its last auction under its current name and prepared to ramp up operations in the western states as Murray Wise Associates LLC. MarketWire

Enservio Named One of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts by The Boston Globe
Enservio (www.enservio.com), the nation's leading provider of contents inventory creation, valuation and elective replacement services and software, today announced the company has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts in the third annual employee-based survey conducted by The Boston Globe. The report can be found at www.boston.com/topworkplaces. MarketWire

Slow, Steady Housing Recovery Expected Ahead
A slow, steady recovery is predicted for the housing market despite ongoing challenges, according to a residential market update today at the 2010 REALTORS® Conference & Expo. MarketWire

PRSA-San Francisco and Mechanics Bank Team Up to Offer Free Public Relations Workshop for Nonprofit Organizations
A first-of-its-kind free public relations workshop being offered for the Bay Area's nonprofit organizations has more applicants than it can accommodate, according to its organizers MarketWire

myFreightWorld Technologies Initiates Stock Dividend Distribution
myFreightWorld Technologies Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MYFT) (www.myfreightworld.com) today announced that it has received its common stock certificate from Anything Technologies Media Inc. ("ATM") from its sale of ABOL, Inc. Current disclosure information on ATM is available at www.otcmarkets.com MarketWire

Horizon Pharma Enters Into Exclusive Agreement With Mundipharma for Commercialization of LODOTRA(R) (Modified-Release Prednisone) in Asia
Horizon Pharma, Inc MarketWire

Team UB's Joe Sebok Will Host the November 14th Second Sundays Fundraiser to Benefit the Justin Shronk Memorial Scholarship Fund
UB.com is gearing up for the upcoming 'Second Sundays' online fundraiser, to benefit the Justin Shronk Memorial Scholarship Fund. The $10 buy-in Second Sundays event is scheduled on Sunday, November 14th at 14:45 ET, and UB will match the total funds raised by players, with all proceeds donated to the Justin Shronk cause MarketWire

eDiets.com(R) to Report Third Quarter Fiscal 2010 Results on Monday, November 15, 2010
eDiets.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: DIET), a leading provider of convenient at-home diet, fitness and healthy lifestyle solutions, will announce financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010, on Monday, November 15, 2010, after the market close. The Company will hold a conference call to discuss the results the same day. MarketWire

Friday Afternoon Watch List: Citigroup Inc., Bank of America, Ford Motor, JP Morgan Chase, Symantec Corp., Starbucks Corporation, dPollution International Inc.
GreenGainers.com, a premier source for micro cap research, provides wide-ranging due diligence and insight on stocks all over the market. GreenGainers Investment Stock Reports primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and micro cap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Mattson Technology to Present at the 40th Annual AeA Classic Financial Conference in San Diego on November 9, 2010
Mattson Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSN), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, has been invited to present at TechAmerica's 40th Annual AeA Classic Financial Conference being held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego on November 8-9, 2010. MarketWire

Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses in Excess of $1,000,000 From Investment in Regions Financial Corporation to Inquire About the Lead Plaintiff Position in Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Before the December 20, 2010 Lead Plaintiff Deadline
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of Regions Financial Corporation ("Regions" or the "Company") (NYSE: RF) during the period between February 27, 2008 and January 19, 2009, inclusive (the "Class Period"). MarketWire

Cornerstone and Eastern Research Group Awarded Contract to Support EPA Greenhouse Gas Reduction Program
Cornerstone Environmental Group, LLC announced that it has been awarded a five-year contract with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) landfill methane outreach program (LMOP), as a subcontractor to Eastern Research Group, Inc (ERG). The two firms have previously teamed together under the prior LMOP contract. MarketWire

imc2 Strengthens Leadership Team, Adds Two to C-Level Roster
imc2 recently welcomed one new industry veteran, Evelyn Henry Miller and promoted four leaders, Mark McKinney, Renee McKeon, Rahul Purini and Heath Wade. MarketWire

Nevada Commission on Tourism Welcomes Winter With New Yet Nostalgic Ad Campaign
Winter is fast approaching, and the Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) is counting on a novel ad campaign to lure visitors to the snow-capped mountains of the Silver State. MarketWire

The Jules Verne Festival Presents The Official 30th Anniversary Tribute Events to Steve McQueen -- "The King of Cool Returns to Hollywood"
KICK-OFF EVENT: THE STEVE McQUEEN MOTOR PARADE, NOV 7THE OFFICIAL STEVE McQUEEN TRIBUTE, NOV 11 November 7, 2010 will mark 30 years since Steve McQueen's untimely passing at age 50. Jules Verne Festival creators Jean-Christophe Jeauffre and Frederic Dieudonne (www.julesverne.org) proudly announce THE OFFICIAL 30TH ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE EVENTS TO STEVE McQUEEN MarketWire

Saxena White Reminds Investors the Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Against China-Biotics Inc. Is November 16, 2010
Saxena White P.A. reminds all investors of China-Biotics, Inc. ("China-Biotics" or the Company) (NASDAQ: CHBT) that the Lead Plaintiff deadline for the class action filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York is Tuesday, November 16, 2010 MarketWire

Mariner Energy Reports 2010 Third Quarter Results
For the three-month period ended September 30,2010, Mariner Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ME) reported net income of $1.8 million,which equates to basic and diluted earnings per share of $0.02. Thiscompares with net income of $4.2 million, or $0.04 per basic and dilutedshare, for the same three-month period in the prior year. MarketWire

Cistera Networks Delivers Second Quarter Profit Up 40%
Cistera Networks® (PINKSHEETS: CNWT), a leading provider of enterprise application platforms and engines for unified communications, announces reported results for the three months ended September 30th, 2010 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP except EBITDA). MarketWire

Threader Urban Clothing Partners With Dancewear Brand: The Other Duck
Streetwear company Wildchild Nation, LLC announces a new partnership with urban clothing brand: The Other Duck. Wildchild Nation will provide online distribution for a selection of The Other Duck's collection of garments and products as part of Threader, the first online urban clothing marketplace for the dance and entertainment industries. MarketWire

Huffman Elected President and Chief Executive Officer at Ohio National
Gary T. "Doc" Huffman, CLU, ChFC, was elected today as President and Chief Executive Officer by the Board of Directors of Ohio National Financial Services. Huffman's new position becomes effective Dec. 1. MarketWire

Hibernia Homestead Bancorp, Inc. Reports Operating Results for the Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2010
Hibernia Homestead Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: HIBE), the holding company of Hibernia Homestead Bank ("Hibernia" or the "Bank"), today reported a net loss of $33,000 for the quarter ended September 30, 2010 compared to a net loss of $56,000 for the quarter ended September 30, 2009 MarketWire

Alternative Energy Partners ("AEGY") Announces Engineering Support Relationship for Development Contracts
Alternative Energy Partners, Inc. (OTCBB: AEGY), a provider of comprehensive alternative energy solutions, today announces that it has entered into an agreement with Renewable Energy and Water ("REW") to provide engineering support services for REW's pending development contracts. MarketWire

Amazing Cosmetics Concealer Recommended by Beauty Research
A full coverage concealer from Amazing Cosmetics was recently reviewed and recommended by Beauty Research, a beauty blogging web site. A portion of the review can be seen below. MarketWire

Green Investing Conference the New Site of the Global EthicMark(R) Award
SRI in the Rockies, the largest and longest-running conference for the sustainable and responsible investment (SRI) and green investing industry, has announced that the EthicMark® Award will be presented at its 21st annual conference November 18 - 21 at the JW Marriott Hill Country Resort & Spa in San Antonio, Texas. MarketWire

Therapy That Doesn't Feel Like Therapy 'Cause It's Fun
Theresa Johnson is making a huge difference in the lives of hospitalized veterans, and she's doing it with a strong desire to help them improve their quality of life through the use of therapeutic arts & crafts as well as a nice, healthy dose of positivity. MarketWire

Realty Executives International Launches Technology Initiative at National Association of Realtors(R) (NAR) Convention & Expo Today
Realty Executives International, Inc. is launching its Technology Initiative today at the National Association of REALTORS Convention & Expo in New Orleans, where over 20,000 real estate professionals from around the world attend to learn about industry trends, new technology, and innovative products and services. MarketWire

Alaska Pacific Energy Corp. Terminates Share Purchase Agreement
Alaska Pacific Energy Corp. (the "Company") (OTCBB: ASKE) reports that the Amended Share Purchase and Sale Agreement (See Form 8-K filed September 22, 2010) between the Company and Engineering Technology Inc. ("Entec") which was to be finalized on October 31, 2010, will not be completed and is null and void MarketWire

Titus First to Offer Organizations Marking and Safeguarding Solution for Controlled Unclassified Information
Titus, the leading provider of email, document, and SharePoint classification software, today announced that its family of classification solutions for Microsoft Outlook email messages and Microsoft Office documents is the first CUI classification tool to meet the requirements of the Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) Executive Order, which was released yesterday. MarketWire

Incoming NAR President Sees Challenges, Opportunities in 2011
Realtors® are ready to meet the challenges of the coming year head-on, according to Ron Phipps, 2011 National Association of Realtors® president. Phipps shared his perspective and insights into some of the key issues facing the real estate industry in the coming year during the 2010 REALTORS® Conference & Expo today. MarketWire

40 Tech Council of Maryland Members Receive More Than $18 Million From Therapeutic Discovery Project Grants
The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM), the state's largest technology trade association, announced today that 40 members of the association were recipients of grants totaling more than $18 million awarded this week as part of the $1 billion Therapeutic Discovery Project. MarketWire

Altamira Honored With Seven Davey Awards
the Winners of the 2010 Davey Awards have Been Announced by the International Academy of the Visual Arts. Altamira Won a Gold Davey Award for Its Design Work on Behalf of Kobrand Corporation's Appleton Estate Rum Food Pairing Booklet and Six Silver Awards for a Variety of Other Creative Assignments MarketWire

Pending Home Sales Slip but Modest Recovery Expected in 2011
Pending home sales retreated after two monthly gains, signaling an uneven recovery entering 2011 with some near-term disruptions from the foreclosure moratorium, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The report was released here at the 2010 Realtors® Conference & Expo. MarketWire

Autotask's New Survey Technology Delivers First Ongoing Industry Benchmarking Standards for IT Service Satisfaction
Autotask Corporation today announced a breakthrough technology within its IT Business Management platform that allows IT Solution Providers to obtain real-time client feedback on staff performance, and anonymously compare that feedback to thousands of peers based on continuously-updated industry data MarketWire

Mobile Enterprise Reveals Winners of 2010 Mobilizer Awards
Mobile Enterprise magazine (http://www.MobileEnterpriseMag.com) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2010 Mobilizer Awards. MarketWire

ONA, Poynter to Collaborate on Digital Journalism Training and Best Practices in 2011
The Online News Association and the Poynter Institute will collaborate on training efforts, events and digital content in 2011 in a partnership that brings together the world's largest organization of digital journalists with journalism's premier training institution. MarketWire

Tianli Agritech to Host Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results Conference Call at 10:00 am ET on Friday, November 12, 2010
Tianli Agritech, Inc. (NASDAQ: OINK), a leading hog producing company headquartered in Wuhan City, China, today announced that it will hold a conference call on Friday, November 12th to discuss its financial results for the third quarter and nine month results ended September 30, 2010. MarketWire

Blues Productions Announces "Blues & BBQ Sundays"
Blues Productions kicks off its "Blues and BBQ Sundays" concert series on November 7th at Beta Records in Hollywood. Blues artist Jeff Dale and the South Woodlawners will host this monthly celebration of the blues at Beta Records, one of Hollywood's premiere recording studios MarketWire

New Business Network Strengthens Ontario's Solar FIT and microFIT Program
Ontario Solar Network kicked off its membership campaign on October 28 with an event that connected over 120 stakeholders in the province's fast-growing solar business community. The Network explained the essential benefits of membership for businesses and professionals in the solar industry and for those seeking to engage in this emergent sector. MarketWire

DH Capital Advises Hosted Solutions on Sale to Windstream Communications for $310,000,000
DH Capital, an investment banking firm serving companies in the Internet infrastructure and communications sectors, is pleased to announce it served as exclusive financial advisor to Hosted Solutions on its sale to Windstream Communications in an all-cash transaction valued at $310,000,000. MarketWire

APII Heads to China for Acquisition Candidates, Debt Settlement
Action Products International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: APII) today announced that the team from The Bull Consulting Group (www.thebullconsulting.com) has departed for China to meet with acquisition candidates on behalf of APII. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Cadence Demonstrates EDA360 Vision and Ecosystem Support at ARM Technical Conference 2010
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a global leader in electronic design innovation, today announced that the company will be showcasing its EDA360 vision at the ARM Technical Conference (TechCon) 2010. MarketWire

Wordsmith Media, Inc. to Conduct National Conference Call With Narnia Executive Producer
Wordsmith Media, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WDIS) announced today a conference call with Douglas Gresham, stepson of famed British author C.S. Lewis. Mr. Gresham is Executive Producer of The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, in theaters December 10th. He has served as a Wordsmith advisor since 2005 and was instrumental in the development of the company's latest project MarketWire

Electrical Contractor and GE Energy to Host Free Webinar on Counterfeit Electrical Products
Electrical Contractor magazine (http://www.ecmag.com/) and GE Energy, Industrial Solutions (http://www.gepower.com/home/index.htm) will offer the latest on the fast-growing crime of counterfeit electrical products (http://www.counterfeitscankill.com/) in a free webinar on Tuesday, Nov. 30th at 11:00 AM EST MarketWire

Mackinac Financial Corporation Reports Third Quarter and Nine Months 2010 Results
Mackinac Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: MFNC), the bank holding company for mBank (the "Bank") today announced athird quarter 2010 loss of $.104 million or $(.03) per share compared tonet income of $1.536 million, or $.45 per share for the third quarter of2009. Net income for the first nine months of 2010 totaled $.934 million,or $.27 per share, compared to $2.087 million, or $ MarketWire

Atlanta Catheter Therapies Receives Grant Through Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project
Medical device company Atlanta Catheter Therapies, Inc. (ACT) has received a grant for almost $250,000 through the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project (QTDP) under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010. A total of $1 billion has been allocated to support biomedical research by small firms. MarketWire

'I Can See Me' Webcam Research at K-State Helps Kids Improve Reading Fluency
An interest in technology and a desire to help elementary school students prompted a Kansas State University professor and two graduate students to turn to webcams to improve students' reading fluency. MarketWire

ProMedica Receives $2 Million Gift From Jobst Foundation to Expand Vascular Services
ProMedica Health System is pleased to announce a $2 million gift from the Conrad and Caroline Jobst Foundation to expand vascular services in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. The current Jobst Vascular Center name will be changed to Jobst Vascular Institute, reflecting these enhanced services. MarketWire

Lighthouse Imaging Announces New Endoscope System Illumination Tester at MEDICA Trade Show
Lighthouse Imaging Corporation announces a new instrument that enables hospital clinical engineering staff to quickly troubleshoot endoscope system illumination and identify the true source of a problem MarketWire

State Architect Group, The American Institute of Architects, California Council, Supports the Voters on Proposition 23
The American Institute of Architects, California Council, (AIACC) is pleased with the California voters' decision to reject Proposition 23 and NOT suspend the implementation of California's landmark greenhouse gas reduction law, AB 32. MarketWire

Witness the Ripple Effect; OtterBox Launches OtterCares Foundation
A single stone dropped into still water creates a large ripple effect that spreads far beyond the initial drop MarketWire

Women's Health Magazine Recognizes Skinny Water as One of 125 Best Foods for Women
Skinny Nutritional Corp. (OTCBB: SKNY), the maker of Skinny Water® and a leader in the zero-calorie enhanced water category, announced today that Skinny Water has been recognized by Women's Health magazine as one of the 125 Best Packaged Foods for Women in its current (November 2010) issue. With a circulation of over 1 MarketWire

Nobel Learning Communities, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Nobel Learning Communities, Inc. (NASDAQ: NLCI), a leading operator of private preschools, elementary schools, and middle schools, today announced that its results for the first quarter 2011 will be released on Friday, November 12, 2010 before the market opens. A copy of the earnings release will be available on the Investor Relations portion of the Company's website at: http://www.nobellearning MarketWire

Con Edison Receives Top Honor as Patron of the Arts
Con Edison has been named one of the "10 Best Companies Supporting the Arts in America," by the Business Committee for the Arts (BCA). BCA is a division of Americans for the Arts, a leading organization for advancing the arts in the country. MarketWire

TicketNetwork Advisory -- Five Prince Shows in December
This December, Prince will hit the road for five concerts, and tickets are available for all of them on the TicketNetwork exchange. The first three Prince shows will be at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, NJ, on December 14, 15, and 17. He will then spend two days at New York City's Madison Square Garden on December 18 and 29. MarketWire

In Memoriam of Michael Fields, Former CEO at Kana Software
Michael Fields, former chief executive officer of KANA Software, passed away on Sunday October 24th 2010 after a tenacious 10 month struggle with cancer. MarketWire

Latin Trade BRAVO Business Awards Honor Ten Outstanding Achievers in 2010
On Friday, October 29, the 16th BRAVO Business Awards paid tribute to its 2010 winners, welcoming former Colombian President Álvaro Uribe Vélez among 10 outstanding winners in a gala event at the Four Seasons Hotel in Miami MarketWire

Two John Dixon Sales Top $1.4 Million
Two John Dixon & Associates auctions in a single day attracted approximately 41 buyers and resulted in the sale of a duplex, restaurant, home sites and land for a total of more than $1.4 million on Oct. 28. MarketWire

Personalized Holiday Cards and Gifts From EmbroidMe
'Tis the season for giving. With the holidays approaching and the spirit of giving in the air, nothing shows appreciation to employees and clients better than a personalized card or gift MarketWire

Sarissa Resources Inc. Shining Tree Property Winter Exploration Program
Sarissa Resources Inc., ("Sarissa" or the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: SRSR), announces a follow-up exploration program at its gold property in the Shining Tree area of northern Ontario. The Shining Tree property consists of 18 claim units in the townships of Asquith and Churchill, near the community of Shining Tree, Ontario. This work will follow on from last year's drilling program. MarketWire

Coastal Pacific Mining Corp. Enters Into Securities Purchase Agreement
Coastal Pacific Mining Corp. (OTCBB: CPMCF) ("Coastal Pacific" or the "Company") announces the Company has completed $1,000,000 of a $2,000,000 private financing for operations and exploration of its properties. MarketWire

Brazil Loves Breezes Buzios Resort & Spa - Named "Resort of the Year 2011" by Guia 4 Rodas
Named for the famous beach resort town of Búzios where it is located, Breezes Búzios Resort & Spa is only one month old, and has already racked up a major accolade from Guia 4 Rodas. As popular in Brazil as the Fodor's Travel Guides are in the U.S., Guia 4 Rodas has named this 329-room property "Resort of the Year 2011." MarketWire

Digital Lightwave Announces Fibre Channel Over OTN Test Solution
Digital Lightwave®, Inc., a leading provider of optical networking test equipment and technology, today announced the availability of its Fibre Channel Over OTN test solution for the NIC Platform MarketWire

AutoInfo, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Results
AutoInfo, Inc. (OTCBB: AUTO), a non-assetbased third party logistics service provider, today announced results ofits operations for the quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2010. MarketWire

Additional Milestone Achieved Toward DecisionPoint Completing Reverse Merger
DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: DNPI), a leading provider of Enterprise Mobility and RFID solutions, today announced that Copernic, Inc. (NASDAQ: CNIC) has closed on the sale of the company to N. Harris Computer Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Constellation Software Inc. (TSX: CSU) MarketWire

Nomination Board representatives of Metso Corporation
Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on November 5, 2010 at 3:00 p.m.local timeMetso's four biggest registered shareholders on November 1, 2010 i.eSolidiumOy, Cevian Capital II Master Fund L.P MarketWire

Tech Council of Maryland Announces Winners of 2010 CIO&CTO Live! Awards
The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM) announced the winners of the Fifth Annual 2010 CIO&CTO Live! Awards before a capacity crowd last night at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC. The awards gala was attended by over 400 local CIOs, CTOs and Senior IT Executives, along with prominent government and academia leaders. MarketWire

Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund Announces Continuing Monthly Distributions
Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund (NYSE Amex: CFP) (the "Fund"), a closed-end management investment company, today announced that in keeping with its previously adopted monthly distribution policy, the Fund is declaring the following distributions: MarketWire

Cornerstone Funds Announce Continuing Monthly Distributions and Reset Distribution Amounts for 2011
Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CLM) and Cornerstone Total Return Fund, Inc MarketWire

Mikhail Leibov Appointed CEO of PowerSafe's Amplification Technologies Inc.
PowerSafe Technology Corp. (PINKSHEETS: PSFT) announced that Mikhail Leibov has been appointed CEO of its wholly owned subsidiary Amplification Technologies, Inc. (ATI) (www.ampti.net). Mr. Leibov has been a director of and consultant to PowerSafe and ATI since 2009. MarketWire

One Liberty Properties, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2010 Results
One Liberty Properties, Inc. (NYSE: OLP), an owner of a geographically diversified portfolio of retail, industrial, office and other properties primarily under long term leases in the United States, today announced operating results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2010. MarketWire

ARTSPROJEKT Launches BUA Collection
ARTSPROJEKT Global Creative Network, a community-based online product platform, today announced the launch of a special store featuring art and products designed by Justin Bua. The artist, known to his fans worldwide simply as BUA, is the most successful living poster artist in the world MarketWire

APC Group, Inc. Announces Sale of Arctic Leashes to Falkirk Mining
APC Group, Inc. (OTC: APCU) announced today the sale and shipment of Forty Arctic Leashes to Falkirk Mining, located in Underwood, North Dakota. The Arctic Leashes will be installed by Falkirk Mining to provide watertight outdoor retractable power for their vehicles and equipment. MarketWire

Nutra Pharma Awarded Grant Under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Program
Nutra Pharma Corporation (OTCBB: NPHC), a biotechnology company that is developing treatments for Adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Pain, announced today that it is the recipient of a $244,479 grant under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project (QTPD) Program MarketWire

Q&A Interview With Pharmaceutical Company, BioSante Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: BPAX)
www.investorideas.com, an investor research portal covering leading sectors including biotech and pharma stocks, presents a Q&A interview with BioSante Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: BPAX). MarketWire

Juniper Networks Wins 'Leading Lights' Award for Best New Product
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today announced that its MX80 3D Universal Edge Router has been honored with the "Best New Product" award in the Telecom category by Light Reading, a leading source for technology and financial analysis of the communications industry MarketWire

Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. Stockholders Approve Restructuring Plan; Board Sets Record and Distribution Dates for Restructuring
Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNH) today announced that on Nov. 4, 2010, stockholders approved Sun's previously announced plan to restructure its business by separating its operating assets and its real estate assets into two separate publicly-traded companies MarketWire

GeoTrust Takes Aim at Extending Its Lead in Low-Cost SSL Market
With an eye toward extending its long-held lead in the low-cost market for Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificates, GeoTrust, Inc. today slashed its SSL prices in half and launched an aggressive new campaign aimed at attracting SSL customers of Go Daddy and other competitors. MarketWire

BIOLASE Regains Compliance With Nasdaq Audit Committee Requirements
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the world's leading dental laser company, announced today that it has regained compliance with the audit committee requirements for continued listing on The Nasdaq Capital Market following the recent appointment of Gregory E. Lichtwardt to the Company's Board of Directors and Audit Committee MarketWire

Market Leader Presents Four Days of Free Marketing Training at National Association of REALTORS(R) Conference
Market Leader (NASDAQ: LEDR) (http://www.MarketLeader.com), an innovator in online marketing and technology solutions for real estate professionals, will feature a full slate of guest speakers, marketing experts and theater presentations at the National Association of REALTORS® Conference this weekend in New Orleans MarketWire

InfuSystem Holdings to Present at the LifeTech Capital Medical Investors Conference
InfuSystem Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: INHI) (OTCBB: INHIW) (OTCBB: INHIU), the leading provider of infusion pumps and associated clinical services, today announced that it will present at the LifeTech Capital Medical Investors Conference MarketWire

AMI Research Updates Analyst Coverage on NeoGenomics; Maintains Outlook
AMI Research (http://www.amistockreports.com), a leading provider of equity research reports and a division of IR Firm Hawk Associates Inc., announced today that it has published updated equity research coverage on NeoGenomics, Inc. (OTCBB: NGNM) based on its third quarter 2010 financial earnings results. MarketWire

1ST Constitution Bancorp Reports Operating Results for the Third Quarter and the Nine Months Ended September 30, 2010
1ST Constitution Bancorp (NASDAQ: FCCY), the parent company of 1ST Constitution Bank, reported net income of $881,599 for the quarter ended September 30, 2010, or $0.15 per diluted common share, compared to net income of $621,234 for the quarter ended September 30, 2009, or $0.10 per diluted common share. MarketWire

Friday Watch List: Citigroup Inc., Bank of America, Ford Motor, Alcatel-Lucent, Chesapeake Energy Corp., Starbucks Corporation, dPollution International Inc.
GreenGainers.com, a premier source for micro cap research, provides wide-ranging due diligence and insight on stocks all over the market. GreenGainers Investment Stock Reports primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and micro cap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Metso relocates a containerboard machine for Indonesian Pelita Cengkareng Paper
Metso will relocate a containerboardmachine for the Indonesian PT. PelitaCengkareng Paper & Co. to their Subang mill in Indonesia. The start-up oftherelocated machine is scheduled for the last quarter of 2011. The value oftheorder will not be disclosed. The typical market value of this type of arelocation project ranges from EUR 5 to 10 million depending on the scopeofservices MarketWire

Neste Oil's Nomination Committee appointed
Neste Oil Corporation Stock Exchange Release 5 November 2010 at 2 MarketWire

MMRGlobal Adds Sunil Singhal to Technology Team Building Next Generation IT Personal Health Records
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) today announced that Sunil Singhal has been retained to oversee development of the Company's proprietary information technologies and help guide the process of ensuring that MMRGlobal continues to be a leader in innovation and efficiency in the health IT marketplace. MarketWire

CCA Announces Extension of Contract With the State of California and Intent to Award New Contract
CCA (Corrections Corporation of America) (NYSE: CXW), America's leader in partnership corrections, announced today that the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) has renewed its contract with CCA to manage up to 9,588 California inmates at four of the five CCA facilities currently housing California inmates (the Contract Extension) MarketWire

Impact Fusion International, Inc. to Attend the 2010 NAVEL Expo; Keynote Speaker Coach Jim Guerci to Discuss the Benefits of Mastic Gum
Impact Fusion International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IFUS) announced today that Coach Jim Guerci will be a keynote speaker at the 2010 Navel Expo on Long Island, NY on November 7, 2010 at which the Company will be in attendance. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Progress Software CFO Bud Robertson to Present Company Growth Strategy and Financials at TechAmerica AeA Classic Financial Conference
Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS), a leading software provider that enables enterprises to be operationally responsive, has announced that Bud Robertson, senior vice president, Finance & Administration and chief financial officer, will address the financial community during the annual TechAmerica AeA Classic Financial Conference taking place November 8th, 2010. MarketWire

KIT digital to Present at the Maxim Group 4th Annual Growth Conference on November 18, 2010
KIT digital, Inc. (NASDAQ: KITD), the leading global provider of video asset management solutions (VAMs) for multi-screen IP-based delivery, has been invited to present at Maxim Group's 4th Annual Growth Conference on November 18, 2010. The conference will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. MarketWire

KIT digital to Present at the 7th Annual Merriman Capital Investor Summit 2010 on November 16, 2010
KIT digital, Inc. (NASDAQ: KITD), the leading global provider of video asset management solutions (VAMs) for multi-screen IP-based delivery, has been invited to present at the 7th Annual Merriman Capital Investor Summit 2010 on November 16, 2010. The conference will be held at the InterContinental Times Square Hotel in New York City. MarketWire

Nuxeo and IMMO-SYSTEMS Unite to Bring Document Management Solutions to Small-Medium Enterprises and Emerging Markets
Nuxeo, the Open Source Enterprise Content Management (ECM) company, today announced that it has partnered with IMMO-SYSTEMS, a document management systems integrator serving the U.S. Midwest as well as West African markets. MarketWire

PriceSmart Announces October Sales; Opening of a New Dominican Republic Warehouse Club Also Announced
PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) today announced that for the month of October 2010 net sales increased 23.7% to $128.8 million from $104.1 million in October a year earlier. For the two months ended October 31, 2010, net sales increased 22.7% to $245.4 million from $200.0 million for the two months ended October 31, 2010 MarketWire

Geovic Acquires Gold Exploration Permits in Whetstone Mountains, Arizona
Geovic Mining Corp. (TSX: GMC)(OTCBB: GVCM) ("Geovic" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the acquisition of 71 exploration permits on a 66.5 square mile area in the northwest Whetstone Mountains of Arizona, specifically in Pima and Cochise Counties. MarketWire

Pavilion Energy Resources, Inc. Team Makes Presentations to China Government
Pavilion Energy Resources, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PVRE) ("The Company") and partners has a team in China at this time making presentations to high-level Beijing government contacts. MarketWire

Doral Financial Corporation Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2010
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Penn West Announces Its Results for the Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2010
PENN WEST ENERGY TRUST (TSX: PWT.UN)(NYSE: PWE) is pleased to announce its results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010. MarketWire

Dividend Information of Golar LNG Energy Limited shares to Golar LNG Limited common shareholders
We refer to the press release issued by Golar LNG Limited (the "Company" or"Golar") on September 13, 2010 regarding Golar LNG Energy Limited ("GolarEnergy") shares. The record date for the dividend was September 27, 2010. The sharedistributionto Golar's eligible shareholders took place on October 28, 2010 (the"Distribution Date") MarketWire

Solarbrook Water & Power Provides a Progress Update on Several Current Developments
Solarbrook Water and Power Corporation (PINKSHEETS: SLRW) is pleased to provide an update on several key developments currently in progress. MarketWire

WABCO CEO Esculier Addresses Baird's 2010 Industrial Conference
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (www.wabco-auto.com), a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jacques Esculier will deliver a presentation about the company's business on November 10 at the Robert W. Baird & Company 2010 Industrial Conference in Chicago, Illinois. MarketWire

Zoom Technologies Launches New Branding Initiatives
Zoom Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZOOM), a leading China based manufacturer of mobile phones and related products, is solidifying its ZOOM brand by acquiring the URL domain name of zoom.com and significant Zoom Telephonics rights to the ZOOM logo and registered trademarks for China, and rebranding its growing and highly popular LEIMONE mobile phones to the ZOOM brand. MarketWire

Prime Infrastructure Securityholders Approve Brookfield Infrastructure Merger
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. (NYSE: BIP) (TSX: BIP.UN) ("Brookfield Infrastructure") is pleased to announce that the overwhelming majority of Prime Infrastructure's (ASX: PIH) ("Prime") securityholders voted in favour of an offer to merge the companies at the November 4th Scheme Meetings held in Sydney, Australia MarketWire

Evolving Systems' Executive Management to Present at 40th Annual AeA Classic Financial Conference Presented by TechAmerica
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL), a leading provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and cable markets, today announced that CEO Thad Dupper and CFO Brian Ervine will present at the 40th Annual AeA Classic Financial Conference presented by TechAmerica in San Diego, CA, on Tuesday, November 9, 2010. MarketWire

UDS Launches 888-SUB-TO-GO(TM) B2B Ad Campaign in SalesForceXP Magazine
Universal Delivery Solutions (UDS) is launching a new advertising campaign for its 888-SUB-TO-GO™ service in the November-December issue of SalesForceXP magazine, arriving to subscribers on Monday, November 8. The half-page, full-color ad is the first business-to-business advertising effort for 888-SUB-TO-GO™ on a national level. To view this ad, follow the link, http://www MarketWire

STAR-CCM+ v5.06: Now with Discrete Element Modeling
Editor's Note: There are 2 photos included with this press release. MarketWire

Pontos and Finnish Industry Investment to develop Valmet Automotive with Metso; First step is the acquisition of Karmann's convertible roof business
Metso and the Finnish investmentcompanies Pontos Group and Finnish IndustryInvestment Ltd have agreed that both investment companies will each investthrough a directed share issue EUR 10 million into Metso's fully-ownedsubsidiary Valmet Automotive, thereby giving them a total shareholding of34% inValmet Automotive MarketWire

Improved mobile data access for Japanese users
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Swedish Orphan Biovitrum's Co-Promotion Rights for Mimpara(R) Sold Back to Amgen
Swedish Orphan Biovitrum (STO: SOBI)today announced a mutual agreement with Amgen whereby Swedish OrphanBiovitrumwill sell back its co-promotion rights in the Nordic countries forMimpara®(cinacalcet) to Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) for strategic business reasons.SwedishOrphan Biovitrum will receive an undisclosed payment from Amgen for theserightsupfront. MarketWire

TenCate signs supply contract with EADS and its subsidiary Airbus SAS including Airbus A350 XWB
TenCate Advanced Composites Europe today announces that an enabled materialcontract has been signed to supply TenCate Cetex® carbon fabriclaminates foruse in the new Airbus A350 XWB among other EADS applications MarketWire

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 11/5
Metal detector and airport security, gold prices, WOWIO patent, universal express update, mortgages, 2010 election; this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV is the internationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv MarketWire

EchoStar Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results
EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) today reported total revenue of $607 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2010, a 25.7 percent increase compared with $483 million for the corresponding period in 2009. MarketWire

Eurand Reports Recent Highlights and Financial Results for Third Quarter 2010
Eurand N.V. (NASDAQ: EURX) MarketWire

Marlin & Associates Nominated for Seven M&A Advisor Awards
Marlin & Associates Holding LLC, the boutique investment banking and strategic advisory firm, today announced that transactions on which Marlin & Associates recently advised have been nominated for seven "Deal-of-the-Year" Awards. MarketWire

Marlin & Associates' Managing Partner Inducted Into Inside Market Data Hall of Fame
Marlin & Associates Holding LLC, the boutique investment bank, announced that its founding partner, Ken Marlin, has been recognized as one of the 25 leaders and organizers who have made a profound difference to the Market Data industry over the past 25 years. MarketWire

Renewable Energy Development Program Bolsters Geothermal Energy in Australia, an Industrial Info News Alert
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POSCO Criticizes Indian Environment Ministry's Expert Committee, an Industrial Info News Alert
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KBR Secures EPCM Contract for Hopes Down-4 Iron Ore Project in Western Australia, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- KBR Incorporated (NYSE:KBR) (Houston, Texas) has secured a $1.29 billion contract to provide engineering, procurement, construction and project management (EPCM) services for the Hopes Down-4 project in the Pilbara region of Western Australia MarketWire

Foster Wheeler Points to Weak Markets, Renewable Energy Policies for Lower Third-Quarter Net Income, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Foster Wheeler AG (NASDAQ:FWLT) (Zug, Switzerland) reported third-quarter 2010 net income of $51.7 million, down 43% from the same quarter in 2009 MarketWire

NRG Energy Upbeat About Third-Quarter 2010, Despite Declines From Same Period Last Year, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Power generation leader NRG Energy Incorporated (NYSE:NRG) (Princeton, New Jersey) reported declines in revenue and income for the third quarter of 2010, as increased fuel costs weakened wholesale margins. However, officials cited it as one of the company's strongest quarters. Net income was reported to be $223 million, a 19 MarketWire

Dr. Maxine Gowen, Wharton '02 and CEO of Trevena, Inc., to Speak on "Big Pharma vs. Biotech: Innovation in an Era of Change"
Dr. Maxine Gowen, Chief Executive Officer of Trevena, Inc., will be presenting on the topic of innovation in the pharmaceutical industry and the changing relationship between big pharma and biotech. Dr. Gowen remarked: "We are witnessing the adoption of the biotech culture by the world's leading pharmaceutical companies, in an effort to accelerate product pipelines in a capital efficient manner MarketWire

Agennix Awarded Approximately $490,000 Under U.S. Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Grant Program
Agennix AG (FRANKFURT: AGX) (XETRA: AGX) today announced that its U.S. subsidiaries have received approximately $490,000 in grants under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project program, which is part of the U.S. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act MarketWire

Award Winners Take Center Stage at New England Clean Energy Council's "Green Tie Gala"
The New England Clean Energy Council (the Council) last night hosted its third-annual "Green Tie Gala," celebrating the many successes of its membership, and of New England's growing clean energy sector. Awards were presented to a diverse group of companies and individuals whose exemplary contributions have helped to make the region a world-class clean energy cluster. MarketWire

NTS Realty Holdings Limited Partnership Announces Entry Into an Agreement With University of Louisville Development Company, LLC
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Newco Energy Acquisition Holdings, LLC Respond to Seneca Proxy Filing and Glass Lewis & Co. LLC Recommendation that Dynegy Inc. Shareholders Reject the Blackstone Group Bid
Newco Energy Acquisition Holdings (NEAH), LLC and Senior Energy Industry Executive Karl W. Miller today announced that they have reviewed the Proxy presentation filed by Seneca and the Glass Lewis & Co. LLC recommendation that Dynegy Inc. shareholders reject the Blackstone Group Bid. See Weblink: http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1337020/000119312510248923/dprrn14a.htm MarketWire

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