Business News Archive - January 20, 2010

HOUSTON, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endeavour International Corporation (NYSE-Amex: END) (LSE: ENDV) announced today that James J. Emme has been named executive vice president - North America to lead the company's expanding asset base and activities in the United States.

BASEL, Switzerland, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Syngenta launched today its 2010 Photo Prize competition to recognize and reward outstanding photography centered on the company purpose 'Bringing plant potential to life'.

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cavitation Technologies, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Federal Aviation Administration has issued a Certificate of Authorization (COA) for the FH 500 UAV which is operated and built by Flint Hills Solutions, LLC. of Augusta, KS.

RENO, Nev., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ORA) today announced that Mr. Jacob J.

SearchforAmelia.org Showcases State-of-the-Art Technology Used to Look for Amelia Earhart SAN DIEGO, Jan.

FORT WORTH, Texas, January 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) announced receipt of a contract from NAVAIR for Elbit Systems Tactical Video Data Link (TVDL) for the USMC AH-1W Attack Helicopter.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.