Business News Archive - May 07, 2007

By Rob Stapleton, Alaska Journal of Commerce, Anchorage May 6--Perhaps one of the least talked about, but most useful forms of transportation in Alaska is the landing craft. Alaska Marine Transport and Salvage Inc.

NEW YORK, May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Airlines, already the largest U.S. airline flying out of New York to the Caribbean, will further enhance its schedule to the region this fall when it begins convenient nonstop service from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to St.

Natural Gas Partners, a leading investment firm in the energy industry, announced today that it has sold approximately 55 percent of its ownership stake in Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.