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Asbestos study brings adjustments (The Sacramento Bee)
Anxious or cavalier, angry or curious, El Dorado County residents and officials Monday were sizing up how a new federal asbestos study could affect their lives and their health.

Maxim Integrated profit up 15%, shy of expectations (4:30 PM ET) SAN FRANCISCO (AFX) -- Maxim Integrated Products Inc. late Tuesday reported fiscal third- quarter net income of $125.5 million, or 37 cents a share, higher than net income of $109.2 million, or 31 cents a share, a year ago.

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Publicis 1Q rev rises 4% to 887M euros (1:28 PM ET) SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Publicis Groupe(PUB)on Tuesday reported that first-quarter revenue grew 4% to 887 million euros ($1.1 billion).

Concentra Operating Corporation Reports First Quarter Results (Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance)
Concentra Operating Corporation today announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2005. For the quarter, the Company reported revenue of $276,367,000 and Adjusted Earnings Before Interest Taxes Depreciation and Amortization of $39,510,000.

Price of protection: (Daily Gate City)
To some, the numbers speak for themselves. Yet others will say the figures fail to tell the whole story. And still others will ask, "How can you put a dollar value on a human life?"

(AFX UK Focus) 2005-05-03 13:46 GMT: Updates, advisories and surprises - UPDATE 9 (Interactive Investor)
Vishay sees continued margin improvement (8:28 AM ET) NEW YORK (AFX) -- Vishay Intertechnology Inc. Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $5.7 million, or 3 cents a share, down from a year-ago profit of $36 million, or 20 cents a share.

Legislative candidates respond to issues questions (Rapid City Journal)
Voters statewide will elect senators and representatives to the South Dakota Legislature in their respective districts. Each of South Dakota''s 35 legislative districts elects one senator and two at-large House members, except for District 28 in northwestern South Dakota.

Tenet Announces Results for First Quarter Ended March 31, 2005 (Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance)
Tenet Healthcare Corporation today reported a net loss of $3 million, or $0.01 per share, for its first quarter ended March 31, 2005. This compares to a net loss of $122 million, or $0.26 per share, in the first quarter of 2004.

Schwarzenegger, lagging in polls, may have overplayed his hand (San Diego Union-Tribune)
ANALYSISSACRAMENTO, May 2 (UNION-TRIBUNE): SACRAMENTO – During a productive, bipartisan beginning to his political career, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger uttered a phrase that not only drew worldwide attention, but also foreshadowed a shift to a more combative style: "girlie men."

CommScope Reports Improved First Quarter 2005 Results (PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance)
CommScope, Inc. today announced first quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2005. The Company reported first quarter sales of $309.1 million and net income of $5.5 million.