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1st Enterprise Bank Announces Net Income of $1.39 Million for the 3rd Quarter of 2013
1st Enterprise Bank ("the Bank") (OTCQB: FENB), an independent full-service commercial bank serving the Southern California business community, reported net income of $1,388,000 for the quarter ending September 30, 2013. MarketWire

Pacific Gold Corp.: Reverse Stock Split
Pacific Gold Corp. (OTCQB: PCFG)(PINKSHEETS: PCFG) (the "Company") announced today that, effective upon market open on October 21, 2013, every one hundred twenty shares of the Company's issued and outstanding Common Stock, par value $0.0000000001 (the "Common Stock"), will convert into one share of Common Stock (the "Reverse Stock Split") MarketWire

ML Capital Group, Inc. Provides Shareholder Update
ML Capital Group, Inc. (OTCQB: MLCG) is proud to announce this shareholder update to existing shareholders and new potential shareholders. MarketWire

Omnicare's Series A and Series B Trust PIERS to Accrue Contingent Interest
CINCINNATI, October 18, 2013 - Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE: OCR) announced today that for the period from September 15, 2013 to December 14, 2013 its Series A and Series B Trust Preferred Income Equity Redeemable Securities (NYSE: OCR.PRA and OCR.PRB) (the "Trust PIERS") will, subject to the terms of the Trust PIERS, accrue contingent interest at a rate of 0 GlobeNewswire

Adaptive Planning and BDO Partner to Promote Financial and Business Analytics Throughout Canada
Adaptive Planning, the worldwide leader in cloud-based business analytics solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, and BDO, a leading Canadian public accounting and business consulting firm, today announced that they have partnered to promote and implement financial effectiveness throughout Canada through strategic sales and marketing efforts. MarketWire

Pristine Advisers and Announce Closed-End Fund Conference and Webcast
Pristine Advisers and its affiliate announce the Annual Closed-End Fund Conference, Insight and Enlightenment into the World of Closed-End Funds, taking place on Wednesday, November 6th at the Marriott Marquis Times Square in New York. The event is a day of discussion and debate about Closed-End Funds from seasoned professionals in the Closed-End Fund space. MarketWire Releases Shareholder Update, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SEEK), an emerging leader in the Local search space, today released the following shareholder update following its investor conference call held on October 17th. MarketWire

Bombardier Discloses CDB Leasing Co., Ltd. of China as a Customer for up to 30 CSeries Aircraft
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that CDB Leasing Co., Ltd. (CLC), one of China's top leasing companies, is the previously announced undisclosed customer that signed a conditional purchase agreement for five CS100 and 10 CS300 jetliners. The purchase agreement also includes options on an additional five CS100 and 10 CS300 aircraft, for a total of up to 30 CSeries aircraft MarketWire

Deep Well's Joint Venture Partner Spuds First Well of the Sawn Lake SAGD Project
Deep Well Oil & Gas, Inc. Deep Well Oil & Gas, Inc. (and its subsidiaries "Deep Well" or "Company") (OTCQB: DWOG) are pleased to announce that its joint venture partner as operator of the Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage Demonstration Project (the "SAGD Project") has commenced drilling the first of two horizontal wells for its jointly owned SAGD Project MarketWire

Ace Hardware Celebrates Second Annual National Light Bulb Day
Starting today and lasting throughout the weekend, Ace Hardware, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the industry, will be celebrating the second annual National Light Bulb Day MarketWire

Webcast Alert: AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) to Announce Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Results
AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) announces the following Webcast: MarketWire

VLCCF - Knightsbridge Tankers Limited Announces Pricing of Public Offering
October 18, 2013 - Knightsbridge Tankers Limited (the "Company" or "Knightsbridge") (NASDAQ: VLCCF) today announced the pricing of its previously announced public offering.The Company agreed to sell the 6,000,000 common shares at a public offering price of $9.00 per share GlobeNewswire

REMINDER - Hydro's third quarter results 2013
Please disregard this reminder if you already have registered to this event. GlobeNewswire

Pan Global, Corp. Signs Lease Agreement and Begins Development of a Hydroponic Greenhouse Operation
Pan Global, Corp. (OTCQB: PGLO) (the "Company"), is pleased to announce that through its wholly owned subsidiary, Pan Asia Infratech, Corp., it has entered into a 10 year Lease Agreement ("Lease") for a 5 acre parcel of land in the State of Punjab, India. The site was specifically selected as a prime location for establishing the Company's inaugural hydroponic greenhouse growing operation. MarketWire

Medallion Resources Applies for Warrant Extension
Medallion Resources Ltd MarketWire

Koshland Pharm Ranked No. 36 on San Francisco Business Times "Fast 100" List
Koshland Pharm: Custom Compounding Pharmacy was recently ranked number 36 on the San Francisco Business Times "Fast 100" list of the fastest-growing private companies in the Bay Area. Koshland Pharm received the award at a recent celebration held by SF Business Times on Oct. 15, at the Hilton San Francisco, Union Square. MarketWire

New Jersey Community Bank Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
New Jersey Community Bank (OTCQB: NJCB) (the "Bank") reported net income of $122 thousand, or $0.06 per common share for the three months ended September 30, 2013, compared to the third quarter 2012 earnings of $1 thousand. For the nine months ended September 30, 2013, the Bank reported net income of $326 thousand, or $0.17 per common share compared to net income of $221 thousand, or $0 MarketWire

AV Homes Selects Zion & Zion as National Agency of Record
Zion & Zion (@ZIONandZION), one of Phoenix's highest ranked public relations, social media, online marketing and advertising agencies, has officially been named the national agency of record for AV Homes, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVHI). AV Homes, a national homebuilder based in Scottsdale, Ariz., with developments in multiple states, signed a 30 month agency of record agreement with Zion & Zion. MarketWire

Miller Energy Resources, Inc. Announces at the Market Public Offering of Series D Preferred Stock
Miller Energy Resources, Inc. (NYSE: MILL) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a sales agreement (the "Sales Agreement") with MLV & Co. LLC ("MLV"), as the Company's sales agent. Under the Sales Agreement, the Company may, at its discretion and from time to time, sell up to three million shares of the Company's 10 MarketWire

First Collegiate POW/MIA Chair to Be Unveiled at University of Toledo
On Saturday, October 19th, the University of Toledo will dedicate the first Rolling Thunder® collegiate POW/MIA Chair of Honor as a part of their pre-game activities to kick off their football game vs. Navy, which will be airing on ESPN News. MarketWire

Beamz Interactive, Inc. Sponsors Flo Rida Performance Utilizing Beamz Technology at the Wynn Las Vegas
Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), an emerging growth technology company specializing in state-of-the-art interactive music products, today announced its sponsorship of Flo Rida's upcoming performance in Las Vegas, which will include the Beamz interactive music technology, at the highly popular XS nightclub located in the Wynn Las Vegas on Saturday, October 19, 2013. MarketWire

Brookhaven, NY Hotel Offers Fun for the Fall Season
Summer near SpringHill Suites Long Island Brookhaven is always busy, packed with events, parties and more in The Hamptons and Ocean beaches, both nearby. And while the sunshine might give way to a crisp breeze, fall is no less thrilling near this Bellport, NY hotel, offering visitors a chance to explore the area's history, nature and small-town charm. MarketWire

Accommodation Near ANZ Stadium Ideal for Catching Summer Concerts, and Fun
Summer in Sydney unleashes a host of activities and events that provide an ample supply of things to do and comfortable hotels in Homebush allow Sydney visitors the opportunity to explore their interests and discover the excitement of the area. MarketWire

The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix Announces Harvest Wine Dinner Showcasing Award-Winning Wines From Ste. Michelle Wine Estates
The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix will host A Harvest Wine Dinner in signature Camelback restaurant Bistro 24 on October 30, including a special presentation by Eric Hath of Ste. Michelle Wine Estates. This culinary event will present a four-course dinner exclusively paired with the guest speaker's highly praised wine selection. MarketWire

ZBB Energy Corporation Receives Notice From NYSE MKT

Ivanhoe Pictures to Finance Kevin Kwan's 'Crazy Rich Asians'
Ivanhoe Pictures announced today that it has reached agreement to finance and co-produce first-time novelist Kevin Kwan's comedic best seller, CRAZY RICH ASIANS, with producer Nina Jacobson and partner Brad Simpson from Color Force. Color Force will oversee development of the script in conjunction with Kelly Carmichael on behalf of Ivanhoe. MarketWire

Insomniac Announces Exciting Production Details & Talent Roster for the 3rd Annual Electric Daisy Carnival, Orlando
Insomniac is excited to announce production details and the performer list for the 3rd annual Electric Daisy Carnival, Orlando as the Road to EDC, Las Vegas 2014 continues at Tinker Field on November 8-9, 2013 MarketWire

CHA Honored as One of the Best Places to Work in Houston
Corporate Housing Associates, LP, a leading provider of corporate and temporary housing, today announced they have been recognized as one of the BEST PLACES TO WORK 2013 by the Houston Business Journal. Finalists were announced on September 18th, 2013 and on Wednesday, October 16th, a luncheon was held at the Hilton Americas in Houston honoring all finalists MarketWire

U.S. Imports for September Surprisingly High
Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, found that U.S. imports for September of 2013 were surprisingly high. September increased by 2% in TEU (twenty-foot-container) volume from last month and 7% from September of last year. Total TEUs for September were over 1.64 million, which beat August as the second highest month for imports in 2013. MarketWire

Phil Iaccarino Joins ISCS Team as Director of Marketing
Insurance solutions developer ISCS, creator of the SurePower Innovation® Modern Enterprise Suite, recently enhanced the company's ability to communicate with clients, prospects and the insurance industry at-large by adding the expertise of marketing expert Phil Iaccarino to the team MarketWire

ePals Amends Non-Brokered Private Placement; Announces Increased Commitment From Miles Gilburne and GSV Capital Corp.
ePals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: SLN) ("ePals" or the "Company") announces that further to its news release dated October 1, 2013 it is amending the terms of its non-brokered private placement (the "Offering") to provide for the issuance of up to 166,666,666 units of the Company (each a "Unit") at a price of C$0.075 per Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of up to approximately C$12,500,000 MarketWire

Federal Dismissal of Medical Marijuana Asset Forfeiture Cases
Multiple asset forfeiture cases filed by the federal government against landlords of medical marijuana dispensaries were dismissed this week. The landlords, represented by California attorney Matthew Pappas, had been fighting the government's forfeiture cases for just over a year MarketWire

Procurement Industry Leaders to Convene at Zycus Horizon 2013
The second annual Zycus procurement industry conference Horizon 2013 is set to convene from October 27-29 at The Westin Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas. It will be a three-day rendezvous of 250-plus forward-looking procurement practitioners, leaders, industry experts and analysts. MarketWire

PSIGEN Recognizes Outstanding Partners at Resonance Partner Conference: ACS-Xerox, Image Point Solutions and DRS Group
PSIGEN Software, Inc., the leader in advanced document capture and scanning solutions, recognized three outstanding partners during its Resonance Partner Conference in Las Vegas this week: ACS-Xerox, Image Point Solutions of New Zealand and the DRS Group in New York. MarketWire

Summer Infant Launches New Innovations, Products at 2013 ABC Kids Expo
Summer Infant®, global developer and distributor of juvenile health, safety and wellness products, revealed an array of new products at the 2013 ABC Kids Expo in Las Vegas, expanding upon its already vast line of monitors, nursery items, gear, furniture and more MarketWire

Online Reputation Protection Through Creating Positive Assets
JW Maxx Solutions is an industry-leading online reputation management firm that provides positive media outcomes to growth-oriented companies, and is now revealing ways to protect an online reputation through the creation of positive assets. GlobeNewswire

Actelion receives US FDA approval of Opsumit (macitentan) for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion receives US FDA approval of Opsumit (macitentan) for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Global Travel Network Honored as 2013 Salt Lake City Award Winner for Travel Clubs
Global Travel Network is an industry-leading travel club that provides its members with unbeatable deals to top destinations around the world, and is thrilled to announce that it has been named the 2013 Salt Lake City Awards winner in the Travel Clubs classification for the sixth time in a row. GlobeNewswire

Top Exclusive Cabo Resort Hacienda Encantada Honored by Interval International
Top Exclusive Cabo Resort Hacienda Encantada is one of the top luxury resorts in the Cabo San Lucas area, and was recently honored by Interval International with two prestigious awards. GlobeNewswire

Yadkin Financial Corporation Announces Date for Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Yadkin Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: YDKN), the holding company for Yadkin Bank, announced it will release third quarter 2013 financial results on Thursday, October 24, 2013 before the market opens. Management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET that same day to discuss the Company's financial results, business highlights, and outlook. MarketWire

Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc. and Cornerstone Total Return Fund, Inc. Announce Record Date Change for November 2013 Distributions
Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CLM) and Cornerstone Total Return Fund, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CRF), (individually the "Fund" or, collectively, the "Funds"), each a closed-end management investment company, today announced a record date change for the previously announced November 2013 distributions. The Funds are adjusting the record date from November 15, 2013 to November 22, 2013 MarketWire

El Cid Vacations Club Readies for Cozumel Fall Culture Week
El Cid Vacations Club provides members with unbeatable luxury at the hottest destinations around Mexico, and is now highlighting the Cozumel Fall Culture Week as a must-attend event for those visiting Cozumel, Mexico. GlobeNewswire

Cartus Earns Content Marketing Award From B2B Magazine for Its "On the Ground" Series of Global Relocation Videos
Cartus Corporation, a leading provider of global relocation services, has been selected by B2B Magazine as the runner-up in its B2B Content Marketing Awards competition for the Cartus "On the Ground" online video series MarketWire

Affinion Security Center Survey Shows Iowa and Indiana as Midwest States With Lowest Incidences of Identity Theft
Affinion Security Center (ASC), a leading provider of identity theft protection services, revealed today that within the Midwest, Iowa and Indiana represent the states with the lowest rates of identity theft. For purposes of this survey, the Midwest was defined as Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin MarketWire

Brazil Interactive Media Adds Industry Veterans to Senior Management Team
Brazil Interactive Media, Inc. (OTCQB: BIMI) (the "Company" or "BIM"), a Brazil-based, interactive TV entertainment, production and broadcasting company, today announced the addition of several new key members to its senior management team. MarketWire

15 Years of 4Life Research Science: Certification, Concentration, Customization
Founder and CEO David Lisonbee completed the launch of five new products, custom packaging, and exclusive manufacturing updates at 4Life's International Convention in Miami Beach, Florida today. MarketWire

Charles Industries Introduces Game-Changing TRUE(TM) Composite Underground Enclosures
Charles Industries, Ltd., a leading provider of environmentally protected Innovative Enclosed Solutions™, introduces its new line of Tier Rated Underground Enclosures (TRUE) with the release of its TRUE 15 Series MarketWire

EmployerDirect to Hold One-on-One Meetings With Industry Leaders at Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress
EmployerDirect, a leader in value-based healthcare known for bringing medical tourism back to the United States with quality surgeons and bundled case rates for orthopedic, spine, cardiac, and many general surgeries, is pleased to announce that it will be holding one-on-one meetings with industry leaders at the Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress (EHBC) MarketWire Announces the Addition of Clarisonic Pedi Sonic Foot Transformation, one of the most trusted online sources for high-performance luxury skin care and beauty essentials, has added the Clarisonic Pedi Sonic Foot Transformation to its assortment of premium beauty products. MarketWire

SoftBank Invests $1.26 Billion for a 57% Share of Brightstar Corp
Brightstar Becomes the Leading Distribution, Services and Innovation Company to the Telecommunications Industry GlobeNewswire

Jennings Capital Updates Buy Recommendation for SantaCruz Silver (TSXV:SCZ) (FSE:1SZ) - Video Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, October 18, 2013 -. Investment firm Jennings Capital has updated coverage on SantaCruz Silver (TSXV:SCZ) (FSE:1SZ). Following news that the company had intersected a new high-grade silver vein at San Felipe, analyst Kwong-Mun Achong Low reiterated his buy rating and 12 month target of $2.75, a premium of 133% to the $1.18 price the day the report was issued. GlobeNewswire

Lodgewell Announces New President of Management Company
OVERLAND PARK, KS--(Marketwired - October 18, 2013) - LodgeWell, LLC, a real estate development company headquartered in Overland Park, Ks, announced today that Wayne Heintz has been appointed President of Lodgewell Management, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lodgewell, LLC. Wayne Heintz is a seasoned veteran hotelier with more than 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry MarketWire

Alkame(TM) Water Receives OU Kosher Certification
Pinacle Enterprise, Inc. (OTCBB: PINS) (OTCQB: PINS) ("Pinacle" or the "Company") and its wholly owned subsidiary Alkame Water Inc. are pleased to announce that the Company and Alkame™ branded bottled water products have received kosher certification from Orthodox Union (OU). MarketWire

SmartMetric Files Notice of Appeal in the Federal Appeals Court
SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) - Speaking today from New York, SmartMetric™, Inc. President & CEO Chaya Hendrick said following a hearing on August 25th, 2013, SmartMetric, Inc. the owner of issued patent "464" that is the subject of a patent infringement case claiming $14.5 Billion against both Visa Inc and MasterCard International by SmartMetric, Inc MarketWire

Paragon Software Systems Addresses Top Challenges of Fleet Managers
Paragon Software Systems, Inc., a leader in vehicle routing and scheduling optimization solutions, announces that their solutions meet the top five challenges mentioned in a survey of commercial fleet managers by Automotive Logistics magazine MarketWire

American Graphite Technologies Inc. Announces Signing of 3D Intellectual Property Agreement
American Graphite Technologies Inc. ("AGIN" or the "Company") (OTCBB: AGIN) and (BERLIN: A8G) (WKN:A1KBDQ/ISIN:US02640K1079) announces it has finalized the intellectual property agreement for its 3D Project P-600 with the project manager and National Science Centre KIPT of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. MarketWire

Glympse Launches "Track n Treat" to Keep Kids Safe on Halloween
Glympse, the pioneer in temporary location sharing, today unveiled Track n Treat for iPhone to enable parents, guardians, troop leaders or friends to keep an eye on children this Halloween MarketWire

Agile360 Recognized Among Orange County's "Fastest Growing Private Companies"
Agile360, the Southern California division of Entisys Solutions, the West Coast's #1 provider of server virtualization, desktop virtualization and storage solutions for the data center to endpoints and into the cloud, today announced that it has been recognized by the Orange County Business Journal as one of Orange County's "Fastest Growing Private Companies" for 2013 MarketWire

Knicks, Nets Are Top-Selling NBA(R) Tickets at
The 2013-14 NBA regular season is set to tip-off in less than two weeks. Not surprisingly, the two teams from the basketball-crazed city of New York have been the best-selling NBA teams at MarketWire

CyberCare Health Network Enhances Wound Care Program With Mobile Image Application
EncounterCare Solutions (PINKSHEETS: ECSL) announced today that its subsidiary, CyberCare Health Network, Inc. ("CyberCare"), has released a mobile application allowing both patients and care providers to take pictures of wounds using a cell phone MarketWire

Content Raven Signs International Reseller Agreement With WAMNET Japan
Content Raven, a content security company that helps enterprises achieve greater control over their intellectual property as it is being shared externally, today announced that it has entered into a reseller agreement with WAMNET Japan K.K. (WAMNET), a market leader in secure digital data transfer MarketWire

Ahlstrom signs an agreement to divest its pre-impregnated décor paper and abrasive businesses to Perusa
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE October 18, 2013 at 16.50 GlobeNewswire

Voipswitch Showcases Innovative PC and MAC RCS Dialer at Gitex Technology Week
VOIPSWITCH a subsidiary of Voiceserve (OTCBB: VSRV)(OTCQB: VSRV), the VOIP software solutions provider, has today announced that it will be exhibiting at GITEX technology week Dubai, Oct 20-24. This event presents a dynamic opportunity for Voipswitch and its management to network and expand its client base. MarketWire

Health Systems International Acquires The Reclaim Group, Enhancing Payment Integrity Solutions
Health Systems International completed the acquisition of The Reclaim Group (TRG) effective October 15, 2013. The agreement marks the ninth tuck-in acquisition Health Systems International has completed in a five year period, helping to cement the firm's position as one of the nation's fastest growing payment integrity solutions providers MarketWire

Macheen Publishes Top Ten Critical Insights for the New Mobile Reality
Macheen, Inc., a leading mobile cloud application service provider for connected devices, today announced the availability of its research report, "The Connectivity Revolution: Ten Critical Insights for the New Mobile Reality." The report explores the scope of mobility, cloud and the adoption of technologies to support all aspects of keeping devices connected in today's world. MarketWire

Olfactory Biosciences Corp. Offers Reseller/Affiliate Program for Autism Aid Balm
Olfactory Biosciences Corp. (OTC Pink: OLFC), the maker of NOXO Autism Aid Balm™, is pleased to announce today that they are accepting requests for reseller opportunities. There are limited opportunities available. This decision has come as a result of increasing sales volumes and the desire OLFC has for people to have a more personalized attention from a local reseller. MarketWire

Costamare Inc. Sets the Date for Its Third Quarter 2013 Results Release, Conference Call and Webcast
Costamare Inc. (NYSE: CMRE) announced today that it will release its results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2013 after the market closes in New York on Wednesday, October 23, 2013. Following the earnings release, on the following day, Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 8:30 a.m. EDT, Costamare's management team will hold a conference call to discuss the financial results. MarketWire

Cardinal Energy Group Inc. Anniversary Report
Cardinal Energy Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CEGX) CEO reports on the Company's first year progress since becoming publicly traded in October of 2012. MarketWire

ProTek Capital, Inc., Signs a Definitive Merger Agreement With Motovox Inc., Shareholders Update October 18, 2013
ProTek Capital, Inc. (OTC Pink: PRPM) ("the Company") announces today that the management of ProTek Capital Inc, and Motovox Inc, have signed the definitive agreement with APT management. MarketWire

IDS Industries' Energy Storage Project Supercharged by California Mandate
IDS Industries, Inc. (OTCQB: IDST) announced today that the recent vote by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) requiring utilities to buy 1.3 GW of Energy Storage power by 2020 not only validates its business premise, it highlights the growth potential for the burgeoning Energy Storage market and the need for innovative solutions MarketWire

STATS ChipPAC Schedules Third Quarter 2013 Results Conference Call
STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP) (SGX: S24), a leading provider of advanced semiconductor packaging and test services, announced today that it will hold a conference call with analysts and investors on Thursday, 7 November 2013 at 8:00 a.m MarketWire

Seacoast Commerce Bank Announces Third Quarter Results With Record Loan, Deposit and Asset Growth
Seacoast Commerce Bank (OTCQB: SCCB) today announced its unaudited results of operations for the third quarter-ended September 30, 2013. The bank reported net income of $250 thousand, compared to net income of $35 thousand for the third quarter of 2012, or a 614% increase MarketWire

Safeway Inc. Board of Directors Increases Stock Repurchase Authorization by $2 Billion
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced that its Board of Directors increased the authorized level of the company's stock repurchase program by $2.0 billion. Through the end of the third quarter of 2013, Safeway had approximately $0.8 billion remaining under its previously authorized stock repurchase program. MarketWire

Firemans Contractors Increase Revenues 56%, Core Operating Expenses Down 49%, No Signs of Slowing as Franchise Growth Continues
Firemans Contractors, Inc. (OTCQB: FRCN) a Commercial Contractor providing professional services for commercial and government clients, focusing on developing a Commercial Business to Business Franchise Opportunity discusses 10K financials reported October 16th, 2013. MarketWire

Avita Medical Announces Positive Interim Clinical Study Results on Restoration of Pigment in Burn Scars at Clinical Cosmetic & Reconstructive Expo
Avita Medical Ltd. (ASX: AVH) (OTCQX: AVMXY) MarketWire

Masimo to Report Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results After Market Close on Wednesday, October 30
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that it will release third quarter 2013 financial results for the period ended September 28, 2013, after the market closes on Wednesday, October 30, 2013. The conference call to review the results will begin at 1:30 p.m. PT (4:30 p.m. ET) and will be hosted by Joe Kiani, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Mark P MarketWire

Sean Hannity Joins 660 AM The Answer in Dallas
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and conservative opinion content, announced today that national talk radio star Sean Hannity will be joining its NewsTalk station in Dallas, 660 AM The Answer, effective January 1st, 2014 MarketWire

Lincoln Property Company Thrilled to Support National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Lincoln Property Company (LPC) employees are encouraged to wear pink on October 18th in support of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM). The mission is to create a focus on breast cancer awareness across the nation, as well as to honor those Lincoln Property Company employees who are themselves survivors of breast cancer MarketWire

Kinder Morgan Earnings Up 23% in Third Quarter as Recent Acquisitions Pay Off, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (NYSE:KMP) (KMP) (Houston, Texas), one of the largest pipeline and terminal companies in the U.S., saw a 23% earnings growth in the third quarter of 2013 when compared with the same period in 2012 MarketWire

Peabody Energy Takes Hit From Lower Coal Prices in Third-Quarter 2013, but Expects Global Growth in Coal Demand, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) (St. Louis, Missouri), the world's largest private-sector coal company, saw a sharp improvement in the global coal markets in the third quarter of 2013 MarketWire

Navajo Generating Station Looks for Favorable EPA Rule on Emissions Reductions, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The owners of the Navajo Generating Station (NGS) may have to pay several hundred million dollars to reduce air emissions from the massive power plant, located about 20 miles from the Grand Canyon in northern Arizona MarketWire

Constellation Asset Advisors, Inc. Significantly Expands Las Vegas Operations; Forms Strategic Advisory Board & Adds Multiple Senior Associates to Team
Constellation Asset Advisors, Inc. ("CAA") is extremely pleased to announce its significant expansion in Las Vegas, Nevada. MarketWire

Inside Books Project Celebrates 15 Years of Service to Texas Prison Inmates
Austin-based Inside Books Project (IBP) today announced it is celebrating its 15th anniversary and will highlight the occasion with an exhibit at the Texas Book Festival on Saturday, October 26th and Sunday, October 27th. Inside Books Project sends free books and educational materials to people in prison throughout Texas MarketWire

Timeshare Resale Leader Jason Tremblay to Be Guest Speaker at VO-CON Canadian Timeshare Conference
Jason Tremblay, Chief Marketing & Development Officer for, and, will be a guest speaker at VO-CON, the largest industry conference for the Canadian timeshare market MarketWire

IntelliCell Biosciences Announces the Addition of Mr. Sam Khashman to Board of Directors
IntelliCell Biosciences, Inc. (OTCQB: SVFC), a regenerative medicine company utilizing adult autologous vascular fraction cells (SVFCs) derived from the blood vessels in lipoaspirate, announced today the addition of Mr. Sam Khashman to the company's Board of Directors. MarketWire

Worthington Finalizes Steel Processing Joint Venture in China
Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WOR) announced today it has finalized its agreement with Nisshin Steel Co., Ltd. (Nisshin) and Marubeni-Itochu Steel Inc. (MISI) forming a joint venture called Zhejiang Nisshin Worthington Precision Specialty Steel Co., Ltd. Located near Shanghai, China, the joint venture will produce cold rolled strip steel primarily for the automotive industry MarketWire

Chukong Technologies Raises $50M Series D Round
Leading international mobile entertainment company Chukong Technologies today announced it has secured $50 million in Series D funding led by New Horizon Capital, a leading China-focused private equity fund, with participation from existing investors GGV Capital, Sequoia Capital, Steamboat Ventures and Northern Light. MarketWire

TSX Venture Exchange Mining Stocks on Watch
ST Augustine Gold And Copper Lt. (TSX VENTURE: SAU) is a mining company. It acquires, explores and develops natural resource properties for the production of gold and copper. The company's operational assets includes the King-king copper-gold project, in Mindanao, the Philippines MarketWire

BASF and Yara: Potential Joint Ammonia Investment
BASF and Yara are evaluating a possible joint investment into a world scale ammonia plant at the U.S. Gulf Coast. BASF, which has a strong presence in the United States, is currently a major user of ammonia for its U.S. downstream manufacturing activities and intends to further strengthen its backward integration MarketWire

Fall-Friendly Bangs and Makeup Styles -- Presented by
Bangs are a perfect way to switch up a tired hairstyle or create a fresh new look for fall, but many women assume they can't pull them off. The key to this trend is to know which bang styles complement different facial features. The latest article by Skincare-News MarketWire

Aereo Announces Launch Date for Detroit Metro Area
Aereo, Inc., today announced plans to launch its groundbreaking online television technology in the Detroit metropolitan area on October 28. The Detroit metro area includes nine counties across Michigan and more than 4.2 million consumers MarketWire

KONE wins order for Texas A&M Kyle Field Stadium renovation in the United States
KONE Corporation, press release, October 18, 2013 GlobeNewswire

Metro continues its growth in Latin America and launches a daily newspaper in Nicaragua
Metro International ("Metro"), the world's largest international newspaper, today announced that Metro continues to expand in Latin America by launching a free daily newspaper in Nicaragua. The newspaper was launched on October 14th in the capital city of Managua. GlobeNewswire

Lindab International AB :Lindab's report for the Third Quarter to be published on 29 October
Lindab's Report will be made public on 29 October 2013 at 07:40 am (CET). GlobeNewswire

WISeKey and Brazilian Football Club CR Flamengo launch the official CR Flamengo WISfans Mobile App

Outotec strengthens its technology and process capabilities with a unique Dewatering Technology Center in Finland
OUTOTEC OYJ PRESS RELEASE OCTOBER 18, 2013 at 14:00 AMOutotec strengthens its technology and process capabilities with a unique Dewatering Technology Center in FinlandOutotec will further strengthen its position as a leader in dewatering solutions by establishing a Dewatering Technology Center in Lappeenranta, Finland GlobeNewswire


Outotec's restated segment information according to the new operational structure

EMGS - West Africa 3D EM contract now signed
The EMGS West Africa Letter of Intent which was referred to in the stock exchange release of 13 September 2013 has resulted in a signed contract. GlobeNewswire

Nestlé pledges to achieve zero waste in Europe by 2020
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé pledges to achieve zero waste in Europe by 2020. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Metso to supply comminution and minerals processing equipment to Aguas Teñidas, extending the Spanish mine's lifetime to 15 years
Metso Corporation's press release on October 18, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Ziggo Q3 2013 results: Strong growth of internet and triple play
Utrecht, October 18, 2013Ziggo N.V. Q3 2013 Results GlobeNewswire

Camposol Holding PLC Invitation to Presentation of Third Quarter 2013
Camposol Holding Plc will announce the results for the third quarter 2013 on Tuesday October 29th 2013. In connection with the release, a telephone conference will be held at 4:00 p.m. (CET), as described below. GlobeNewswire

Yara and BASF: Potential joint ammonia investment
Oslo (2013-10-18): Yara and BASF are evaluating a possible joint investment into a world scale ammonia plant at the U.S. Gulf Coast.Yara, with its global ammonia network and market expertise, seeks to increase its presence in the United States. BASF, which has a strong presence in the United States, is currently a major user of ammonia for its U.S GlobeNewswire

Heijmans signs agreements for Kanaleneiland Centre's third part.
Heijmans has signed agreements for the development and construction of the third part of the Kanaleneiland Centre with Syntrus Achmea Real Estate and Finance, Rabobank Utrecht, the municipality of Utrecht and the Mitros housing association GlobeNewswire


SeaBird Exploration Plc: Third quarter 2013 presentation and webcast
18 October 2013, Limassol, Cyprus GlobeNewswire

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