Business News Archive - November 01, 2006

SEATTLE, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alaska Airlines has named Bob Bernicchi managing director of maintenance engineering. Bernicchi will manage the airline's aircraft, powerplant, standards and support engineering functions.

NEW YORK, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Iconix Brand Group, Inc. ("Iconix" or the "Company") announced today that the Company has completed the merger of Mossimo, Inc. ("Mossimo") with and into a subsidiary of Iconix.

Prospect Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that it has made a $15.5 million senior secured investment in TLOGH, L.P. ("TLOGH"), a gas development company based in Dallas, Texas.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.