Business News Archive - January 23, 2008

Esmark, an integrated steel producer and distributor, has appointed Joel Mazur as the new president of Wheeling Corrugating Company. Mr Mazur will report to Thomas Modrowski, executive vice president of downstream operations.

By Christine Laue, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Jan. 23--The Watanabe mansion, one of Omaha's largest and most notable homes, is for sale.

Text of report by Zambian privately-owned daily newspaper The Post website on 23 January Energy minister Kenneth Konga yesterday said power blackouts would continue because of increased demand for power. And last evening almost the entire country experienced a third power blackout in four days.

American Alternative Energy Systems Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AATV) -- American Alternative Energy Systems Corp.

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.