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Talon Therapeutics, Inc.
Hana Biosciences to Present At the Rodman & Renshaw 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 6, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Hana Biosciences (Nasdaq:HNAB), a biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing cancer care, today announced that Steven R. Deitcher, M.D., President & Chief Executive Officer, will present a company update at the Rodman & Renshaw 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference on Monday, May 19, 2008 at 12:30pm in the Atlantique Salon at the Le Meridien Beach Plaza Hotel in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
D.R. Horton, Inc.
D.R. Horton, Inc., America's Builder, Reports Fiscal 2008 Second Quarter Results and Declares Quarterly Dividend
FORT WORTH, Texas, May 6, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI), America's Builder, today reported a net loss for its second fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2008 of $1.3 billion or $4.14 per diluted share. The quarterly results included $834.1 million in pre-tax charges to cost of sales for inventory impairments and write-offs of deposits and pre-acquisition costs related to land option contracts that the Company does not intend to pursue. Net income for the same quarter of fiscal 2007 was $51.7 million or $0.16 per diluted share. Homebuilding revenue for the second quarter of fiscal 2008 totaled $1.6 billion, compared to $2.6 billion in the same quarter of fiscal 2007. Homes closed in the current quarter totaled 6,719, compared to 9,792 homes closed in the year ago quarter.
DIRECTV Joins MoCA
SAN RAMON, Calif., May 6, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- DIRECTV is the latest to join MoCA's growing and distinguished membership. DIRECTV joins the alliance at the Contributor level member, which enables them to become even more involved in the formation of the organization including development of the next generation specification.