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PTI reports Q4 income of $900,000

Shares of Performance Technologies Inc. were down 4.2 percent midday Thursday after the company reported its fourth-quarter and full-year results Wednesday night.

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B&L, Novartis to promote Retisert

Bausch & Lomb Inc. and Novartis Ophthalmics, a business unit of Novartis Pharmaceutical Corp., will co-promote the local eye-care company’s Retisert product in the United States.

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Ultralife posts loss in quarter but beats Street

Ultralife Batteries Inc. on Thursday reported a slight net loss for its fourth quarter, although the battery maker posted better numbers than analysts expected.

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Faso expected to enter race

Republican gubernatorial hopeful John Faso plans to formally announce his candidacy in a live paid television broadcast next week.

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Duffy names Moore to top post

Rochester Mayor Robert Duffy today appointed David Moore the new chief of police. Moore is police chief in Laurel, Md., a suburb of Washington, D.C.

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Duffy names Moore to top post

Rochester Mayor Robert Duffy today appointed the new chief of police. David Moore, who has more than a quarter century in law enforcement, will lead the Rochester Police Department, which is made up of 866 members, including 705 sworn officers. ...

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AIG settles fraud charges for $1.64 billion

American International Group Inc., the world’s largest insurer by market value, on Thursday settled federal and state charges of fraud, bid-rigging and improper accounting for $1.64 billion, Reuters reported. The widely anticipated settlement ends a long-running investigation of the company ...

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Unofficial tally has Preval winning Haitian election

A number of Haitian presidential candidates conceded on Thursday that former President Rene Preval appeared to be heading for an easy victory in the first election since Jean-Bertrand Aristide was ousted two years ago, Reuters reported. Haiti’s electoral council had ...

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U.S. cancer death rate decreases in 2003

Fewer Americans died of cancer in 2003 than in previous years, the first such decline ever recorded, although the number of cancer deaths among women increased, the American Cancer Society said on Thursday, Reuters reported. “From 2002 to 2003, the ...

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Tomb found in Valley of the Kings

A team of archeologists from the University of Memphis has found what appears to be an intact tomb in the Valley of the Kings, the first found in the valley since that of Tutankhamun in 1922, Reuters reported. The tomb ...

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Bode needs to put some medals where his mouth is

Now that the Blown Calls Bowl—the MVP trophy should’ve gone to the officiating crew, not Pittsburgh wide receiver Hines Ward—has come and gone, it’s time to turn our attention to the Bode Bowl. The Bode Bowl starts Friday in Turin, ...

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Ultralife posts loss in quarter but beats Street

Ultralife Batteries Inc. on Thursday reported a slight net loss for its fourth quarter, although the battery maker posted better numbers than analysts expected. The Newark firm posted a net loss of $40,000, or less than a penny a share, ...

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B&L, Novartis to promote Retisert

Bausch & Lomb Inc. and Novartis Ophthalmics, a business unit of Novartis Pharmaceutical Corp., will co-promote the local eye-care company’s Retisert product in the United States. Under the terms of the agreement, the Novartis retinal sales team will promote Retisert ...

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PTI reports Q4 income of $900,000

Shares of Performance Technologies Inc. were down 4.2 percent midday Thursday after the company reported its fourth-quarter and full-year results Wednesday night. Net income for the quarter was $900,000, or 6 cents a diluted share, compared with a net loss ...

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