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2009-04-28 14:23:16

The world premiere of the eagerly awaited superhero flick X-Men Origins: Wolverine was held Monday night in Tempe, Arizona. Fans from the city won the right to host the world premiere via an online poll sponsored by Twentieth Century Fox. The Arizona Republic said thousands of people showed up at the Harkins Tempe Marketplace theater for the event, which featured appearances by the film's stars -- Hugh Jackman, Ryan Reynolds and Liev Schreiber. The movie was shown on all 16 of the multiplex's...

2009-04-27 17:05:00

Twentieth Century Fox announced Monday that the Mexico City premiere of X-Men Origins: Wolverine has been postponed due to the swine flu outbreak. The film -- which had been set to screen Wednesday in Mexico City -- stars Australian actor Hugh Jackman, reprising the character of Wolverine he previously played in three X-Men blockbusters. It is slated for theatrical release in the United States Friday. We were not only concerned about Hugh's welfare -- and we would never send anyone into...

2009-04-21 14:37:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wolverine Tube, Inc. ("Wolverine Tube") announced that approximately $122 million or 88% of its outstanding notes have agreed to exchange for newly issued notes due 2012. The exchanges are not subject to withdrawal, however the exchange offer will remain open to permit additional exchanges to be submitted to the Company. The Company intends to accept all exchanges on April 27, 2009 and consummate the closing promptly thereafter. (Logo:...

2009-04-21 07:27:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wolverine Tube, Inc. ("Wolverine Tube") announced today the results of its previously announced exchange offer and consent solicitation (the "Offer") for any and all of its outstanding 10 1/2% Senior Notes due 2009 (CUSIP No. 978093AE2) (the "Existing Notes"). As of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on April 20, 2009, Wolverine Tube has received tenders with respect to $83.2 million aggregate principal amount of Existing Notes, representing...

2009-04-16 12:45:45

Australian actor Hugh Jackman appears as his big screen alter-ego Wolverine and dons a milk moustache in a new ad in the Body By Milk campaign. My power to regenerate might be top secret but my ability to re-energize is simple, Wolverine's Body By Milk ad copy reads. Milk has protein to help build muscle and a unique mix of nutrients to help you refuel. So eat right, train hard and drink low fat milk. That's just common mutant sense. The ad is to debut Friday in Rolling Stone, the Milk...

2009-04-16 06:00:00

Win The Chance to Look Like a Star with Milk on the Red Carpet at an Upcoming Movie Premiere - Only at bodybymilk.com WASHINGTON, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Warding off evil villains is no easy task and even superheroes like Wolverine need a little help. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090416/AQ99876) Wolverine's unique mutant power is the ability to rebuild his body far faster than any ordinary human. His secret is simple: Milk. Milk contains protein that helps build muscle...

2009-04-15 07:00:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wolverine Tube, Inc. ("Wolverine Tube") announced today that it has extended the expiration date of the previously announced exchange offer and consent solicitation (the "Offer") for any and all of its 10 1/2% Senior Notes due 2009 (CUSIP No. 978093AE2) (the "Existing Notes"). The expiration date for the Offer will now be 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on April 20, 2009, unless terminated or further extended. (Logo:...

2009-04-11 22:35:00

Australian star Hugh Jackman delighted fans in South Korea by dropping into their language during a promotional appearance in Seoul for Wolverine. Local officials named Jackman a goodwill ambassador for the South Korean capital Friday. Jackman and Daniel Henney, a Korean-American actor who broke into the business in South Korea, appeared together at a news conference, The Korea Times reported. Jackman said he learned to love Korea through his father, who worked in the country for many years....

2009-04-08 09:55:54

Hugh Jackman said in Australia that he is upset his new movie X-Men Origins: Wolverine was illegally leaked online before it was finished. Jackman plays the title character in the film. He has played Wolverine in three previous X-Men blockbusters. While promoting the soon-to-be-released next installment in the franchise at Cockatoo Island in Sydney Harbor Tuesday, the Australian actor said he was heartbroken over last week's leak, the BBC said. There's no doubt it's very disappointing....

2009-04-08 07:00:00

ROCKFORD, Mich., April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE: WWW) expects to release financial results for its fiscal 2009 first quarter on Wednesday, April 22, 2009, before the market opens. The Company will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. EDT the same day, April 22, 2009, to discuss the first quarter, as well as current business trends. Participation in the question-and-answer session of the call will be limited to institutional investors and analysts....

Latest Wolverine Reference Libraries

2007-08-10 16:41:52

The Wolverine (Gulo gulo) is the largest land-dwelling species of the weasel family Mustelidae. It is also known as the Glutton or Carcajou. The wolverine lives primarily in isolated areas in the northern hemisphere. These areas include Alaska, northern Canada, Siberia and Scandinavia. They are also native to Russia and the Baltic countries. Until the mid 1800's they were found as far south as northern California. Some still remain in the Rocky Mountains and northern Cascades in the United...

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