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2009-08-10 09:27:00

SPOKANE VALLEY, WA, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Revett Minerals Inc. (TSX:RVM/OTCBB:RVMIF) ("Revett" or the Company) is pleased to announce continued success at the Troy Mine, producing 301,770 ounces of silver and 2.3M lbs.

2009-07-08 08:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Ounce Labs, the industry leader in enterprise static application security testing (SAST), today announced that year-over-year quarterly bookings grew 80 percent in Q2 2009 and were up 60 percent over the first quarter.

2008-09-04 21:00:26

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Many food items have been shrinking as companies try to make up for higher ingredient costs. The companies are also raising prices, but making products smaller gives them another way to make up the difference.

2008-08-20 12:00:44

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 20, 2008) - George W.

2008-07-09 00:00:23

By Kantele Franko CINCINNATI - Marty Boyer's carefully maintained sport utility vehicle growled more like a dragster than a 2001 Honda Passport when he turned the key. "The second I turned it over, and it sounded like a tank and a Harley, I knew exactly what had occurred," said Boyer, 33.

2008-07-08 03:00:19

By Dafney Tales, Philadelphia Daily News Jul. 8--The downturn in the economy reflects a steady rise in prices for commodities including oil, rubber and foodstuffs that has consumers wringing their hands. Meanwhile a recent spike in the prices of nonferrous metals has some economists worried.

2008-07-02 03:00:21

Canasia Industries Corporation ("Canasia") (TSX VENTURE: CAJ)(OTCBB: CANSF)(FRANKFURT: 45C) wishes to announce that all samples on the Jumbo Prospect have now been submitted to Acme Analytical Laboratories Ltd. for analysis.

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2008-02-28 18:53:08

The kilogram is losing weight and many international scientists, including some at Sandia National Laboratories, agree that it’s time to redefine it.

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2007-09-12 19:35:00

A kilogram just isn't what it used to be. The 118-year-old cylinder that is the international prototype for the metric mass, kept tightly under lock and key outside Paris, is mysteriously losing weight - if ever so slightly.


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