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Official: Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse brings one-make series to the road

By Damon Lowney

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Lamborghini announced a new Gallardo model today, the all-wheel-drive LP 570-4 Squadra Corse, and it’s almost identical to the LP 570-4 Super Trofeo single-series race car. Its world premiere will be held at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September.

The street-legal Squadra Corse shares key components with the Super Trofeo – both of which are based on the Gallardo Superleggera – including the 570-horsepower V10, carbon fiber rear wing and removable engine hood made in the same material. The rear wing produces up to three times more downforce than what’s found on the LP 560-4. Through the generous use of weight-saving materials and components, the Squadra Corse weighs in at 2,954 pounds, which is 154 pounds lighter than the LP 560-4. To stop all of that mass, standard production carbon-ceramic brakes are used.

Carbon fiber bucket seats with Alcantara center inserts replace the regular seats, though buyers can option them back in. Alcantara also covers the underside of the dashboard. The door panels, center console cover, handbrake frame and lower section of the steering wheel are all made in carbon fiber.

Courtesy of the weight savings, the Squadra Corse has impressive performance. Hitting 60 miles per hour takes just 3.4 seconds, but even more impressive is its run to 124 mph in 10.4 seconds. The racecar for the street tops out at a slightly hilarious 199 mph.

The Squadra Corse was named after a new department at Lamborghini Automobili, which handles all motorsports activities, such as the Super Trofeo one-make race series. Check out the press release below for more juicy details.

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GE XL44 gas stove

By Madmanjc

I’m looking for information on an older GE gas range. I have a GE XL44 gas range that’s very basic. It has no electrical igniters and no self cleaning. Basically everything works off of pilot lights. I recently changed from LP to city gas or natural gas. I changed the top burner orifices and they work great but my oven will not light. The pilot is lit and when I turn the dial up the pilot gets a little bigger but even after 1-2 minutes it still will not light. The gas valve for some reason is not opening at all. Any suggestions or ideas???

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Nordyne intertherm not heating.

By indyandy47460

I have a ’99 Intertherm model M1GH090ABW standing pilot with induced draft. LP gas fired. The flue blower does not kick on when calling for heat. I hear the “relay” click, but no blower. The pressure switch is ok. I can get the burners to ignite by gently blowing into the pressure hose. The furnace runs when a/c is called for. The flue blower turns easily and does not seem locked up. Anyone with some help?

From: http://www.doityourself.com/forum/gas-oil-home-heating-furnaces/493723-nordyne-intertherm-not-heating.html

KKR to Partner with Management to Acquire SMCP Group

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KKR to Partner with Management to Acquire SMCP Group

KKR is investing in SMCP Group to drive further growth under strong leadership of current management team and to create a global leader in affordable luxury

PARIS & LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP (together with its affiliates, “KKR“) and SMCP Group (Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot) (“SMCP” or “the Company”), a leading ready-to-wear affordable luxury apparel retailer, today announced that KKR signed a definitive agreement with SMCP‘s current shareholders to acquire a majority stake in the Company alongside its management team. KKR will own approximately 65% of the Company’s share capital with management retaining approximately 35%. The agreement remains subject to regulatory approvals and customary closing conditions.

“I have created this beautiful family history with my sister, Judith Milgrom, and I am pleased to embark on a new phase of our lives with KKR. Alongside Elie Kouby and Frédéric Biousse, Judith and I are reaffirming our full commitment to the business and have great ambitions for the group: building a global leader in the affordable luxury segment”, said Evelyne Chétrite, President of SMCP Group.

“We are excited to partner with KKR“, added Frédéric Biousse, the CEO of SMCP Group. “We are proud of the Company’s strong development over the recent years and would like to thank our shareholders L Capital and Florac for their support. We look forward to working with KKR as we accelerate the international expansion of our brands, particularly in the United States and Asia. KKR‘s global presence and extensive experience and track-record in the international retail sector will be important assets in helping us continue our growth trajectory”.

Jacques Garaïalde, Partner and Managing Director in charge of KKR‘s French operations, added, “SMCP is a remarkable business with an outstanding management team. The Company has developed strong French brands with international appeal, and high quality products at affordable prices that meet the needs of consumers around the world. We are pleased to support the team in their growth strategy”.

Over the past five years, the Company has experienced significant growth driven by a combination of like-for-like growth and new store openings across its four brands: Sandro, Sandro Men, Maje and Claudie Pierlot. Today, the Company has established a leading position in the French affordable luxury segment and a fast-growing international business with strong positions in Europe and a growing presence in the USA and more recently Asia. SMCP operates more than 570 points of

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Samsung Starts Swinging Its Inches Around, But Android Is Still The Constant

By Ewan Spence, Contributor

When I was young my Christmas lists had a tendency to be rather detailed, with specific issues of LP records to get, the right colour of spine for the next ‘Choose Your Own Adventure’, and the right brand of chocolate. I wonder if Samsung’s Chief Galaxy Designer had the same eye for detail?

From: http://www.forbes.com/sites/ewanspence/2013/04/11/samsung-starts-swinging-its-inches-around-but-android-is-still-the-constant/

Regency Centers Announces Portfolio Under Contract

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Regency Centers Announces Portfolio Under Contract

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Regency Centers Corporation (“Regency”) announced today that it and its partners, as previously discussed, have elected to sell all of the assets (the “Portfolio”) owned in Regency Retail Partners, LP (the “Fund”). The Portfolio is under contract and once the transaction closes, the Fund, of which Regency has a 20% interest, will be dissolved. Further details will be disclosed once the disposition is complete, which is expected to occur by the end of the third quarter due to a number of secured loan assumptions.

About Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE: REG)

Regency is the preeminent national owner, operator, and developer of dominant grocery-anchored and community shopping centers. At December 31, 2012, the Company owned 348 retail properties, including those held in co-investment partnerships. Including tenant-owned square footage, the portfolio encompassed 46.3 million square feet located in top markets throughout the United States. Since 2000, Regency has developed 209 shopping centers, including those currently in-process, representing an investment at completion of more than $3.0 billion. Operating as a fully integrated real estate company, Regency is a qualified real estate investment trust that is self-administered and self-managed.

Forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. Actual future performance, outcomes and results may differ materially from those expressed in forward-looking statements. Please refer to the documents filed by Regency Centers Corporation with the SEC, specifically the most recent reports on Forms 10-K and 10-Q, which identify important risk factors which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements.

Regency Centers Corporation
Patrick Johnson, 904-598-7422
PatrickJohnson@RegencyCenters.com

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EQT Corporation Announces Q1 2013 Earnings Conference Call

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EQT Corporation Announces Q1 2013 Earnings Conference Call

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)– EQT Corporation (NYS: EQT) will host a teleconference with security analysts on April 25, 2013, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Topics of the teleconference will include financial results, operational results, and other matters. A brief Q&A session for security analysts will immediately follow the results discussion.

The teleconference will be webcast live at http://www.eqt.com and will be available as a replay for seven days following the call.

The tentative dates for the remaining 2013 earnings conference calls are: July 25 and October 24, 2013.

EQT Midstream Partners, LP (Partnership), for which EQT Corporation is the general partner and majority equity owner, will also host a teleconference with security analysts on April 25, 2013, beginning at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Topics of the teleconference will include financial results, operational results, and other matters with respect to the Partnership. The teleconference will be webcast live at www.eqtmidstreampartners.com and will be available as a replay for seven days following the call.


About EQT Corporation:


EQT Corporation is an integrated energy company with emphasis on Appalachian area natural gas production, gathering, transmission, and distribution. EQT is the general partner and majority equity owner of EQT Midstream Partners, LP. With more than 120 years of experience, EQT is a technology-driven leader in the integration of air and horizontal drilling. Through safe and responsible operations, the Company is committed to meeting the country’s growing demand for clean-burning energy, while continuing to provide a rewarding workplace and enrich the communities where its employees live and work. Company shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange as EQT.

Visit EQT Corporation on the Internet at www.EQT.com.

EQT Corporation
Analyst inquiries please contact:
Patrick Kane – Chief Investor Relations Officer, EQT, 412-553-7833
pkane@eqt.com
or
Nate Tetlow – Investor Relations Manager, 412-553-5834
ntetlow@eqt.com
or
Media inquiries please contact:
Natalie Cox – Corporate Director, Communications, 412-395-3941
ncox@eqt.com

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No Error Of Margin In $25 Million UBS Lawsuit

By Bill Singer, Contributor

Ah yes, the perennial margin dispute finds its way onto yet another court docket. Once again we are confronted with the clash between what a customer thinks and expects, on the one side of the legal caption, and what a brokerage firm discloses and disclaims, on the other side of the “versus.” Cast Of Characters WC Capital Management, LLC (“Willow Creek”) is the general partner and manager of Willow Creek Capital Partners, L.P. (“WCCP”) and Willow Creek Short Biased 30/130 Fund, LP. (“WCSB”). WCCP and WCSB are two “long/short” investment partnerships that generally invested in securities of companies with a sub-$1 billion market capitalization. In early 2007, UBS agreed to act as Willow Creek’s prime broker, and as a result of that capacity, UBS provided to WCCP and WCS: margin loans and prime brokerage services; maintained custody of the two partnerships’ securities and cash collateral; and provided them with loans on margin. Account agreements between UBS and Willow Creek provided that UBS could demand additional collateral from Willow Creek: [i]f at any time any of the UBS Entities has reasonable grounds for insecurity with respect to [Willow Creek’s] performance of any of the Contracts or its Obligations, any of the UBS Entities may demand . . . adequate assurance of due performance by [Willow Creek] within 24 hours . . . . The adequate assurance of performance may include . . . the delivery by [Willow Creek] to [UBS] of additional property as Collateral. The Client Account Agreements also required that Willow Creek “maintain in and furnish to the  Accounts such margin . . . as is required by Applicable Law and such greater amounts as the UBS Entities may in their sole discretion require.”  Upon opening its accounts, Willow Creek received a UBS Disclosure Statement, which, in part, asserted that: It is [UBS]’s policy to review periodically any account as to which it has credit concerns in light of the value of the assets in the account . . . . Each account with a debit balance is reviewed on an individual basis with consideration given to factors such as market conditions generally at the time, marketability of the securities in the account, frequency of the activity in the account, duration of the account and concentration of particular securities in the account. Different weight may be given these factors by [UBS], and on the basis of its review, [UBS], in its sole discretion, may require additional collateral, above the amount required by the rules of the self regulatory agencies, as security for your obligations to [UBS]. . . …read more

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Barclays Bank PLC Announces No Changes to the Atlantic Trust Select MLP Index

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Barclays Bank PLC Announces No Changes to the Atlantic Trust Select MLP Index

Atlantic Trust Select MLP Index used as underlying index in the Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN (ticker: ATMP)

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Barclays Bank PLC announced today that following the close of business on Friday, April 12, 2013, there will be no changes to the constituents in the Atlantic Trust Select MLP Index (the “Index”).

Barclays ETN+ Select MLP Exchange Traded Note (“ETN“) is linked to the performance of the volume weighted average price (“VWAP“) of the Index. The ETN was listed on the NYSE Arca stock exchange in March 2013 under the ticker symbol ATMP.

In accordance with the Index methodology as described in the prospectus relating to the ETN, the Index is rebalanced quarterly. The 23 constituents of the Index will be rebalanced on a capped, float-adjusted, capitalization-weighted basis across four index business days starting on Friday, April 12, 2013. Constituent additions to and deletions from the Index do not reflect an opinion by Barclays Bank PLC on the investment merits of the respective securities.

The target weights for the top Limited Partnership (“LP“) and General Partnership (“GP“) Index constituents, effective on April 12, 2013, are reported in the table below. For more information regarding how an Index constituent is classified as a LP or a GP, please see the prospectus relating to the ETN.

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USA Compression Partners, LP Files 2012 Annual Report on Form 10-K

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USA Compression Partners, LP Files 2012 Annual Report on Form 10-K

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– USA Compression Partners, LP (NYS: USAC) (the “Partnership”) today filed its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC“).

The Partnership’s Annual Report on Form 10-K is available through its website at www.usacpartners.com in the Investor Relations section under SEC Filings, as well as on the SEC‘s website at www.sec.gov. Interested investors may obtain a hard copy of the Annual Report on Form 10-K, including the Partnership’s financial statements, free of charge by writing to Dennard Lascar Associates, 1800 West Loop South, suite 200, Houston, Texas 77027.

ABOUT USA COMPRESSION PARTNERS, LP

USA Compression Partners, LP is a growth-oriented Delaware limited partnership that is one of the nation’s largest independent providers of compression services in terms of total compression unit horsepower. The company partners with a broad customer base composed of producers, processors, gatherers and transporters of natural gas. USA Compression focuses on deploying large-horsepower infrastructure applications primarily in high volume gathering systems, processing facilities and transportation applications. More information is available at www.usacpartners.com.

Dennard-Lascar Associates
Jack Lascar, 713-529-6600
jlascar@dennardlascar.com
or
Anne Pearson, 210-408-6321
apearson@dennardlascar.com

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Why Oaktree Is Poised to Keep Growing

By Brian D. Pacampara, The Motley Fool

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Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool’s free investing community, distressed-debt investor Oaktree Capital Group has earned a respected four-star ranking.

With that in mind, let’s take a closer look at Oaktree and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.

Los Angeles, Calif. (1995)

$1.6 billion

Asset management

$145.0 million

Co-Founder / Chairman Howard Marks
Principal Executive Officer John Frank

16.0%

$2.9 billion / $1.1 billion

8.2%

Equity Group Investments
KPS Capital Partners, LP

Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.

On CAPS, 92% of the 39 members who have rated Oaktree believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Just last week, one of those Fools, dprla, succinctly summed up the Oaktree bull case for our community:

Over 8% [dividend yield] now, excellent business, top notch management with Howard Marks. Hard not to outperform when you start with that high a yield that might vary a bit. Probably one of the best investors around.

If you want market-thumping returns, you need to put together the best portfolio you can. Of course, despite a strong four-star rating, Oaktree may not be your top choice.

If that’s the case, we’ve compiled a special free report for investors called “The 3 Dow Stocks Dividend Investors Need,” which uncovers a few other juicy income opportunities. The report is 100% free, but it won’t be around forever, so click here to access it now.

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Wausau Aims to Sell Specialty Paper Biz

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Mosinee, Wis.-based Wausau Paper Corp. plans to sell its specialty paper business, including its Rhinelander and Mosinee paper mills, to a new company controlled by private equity firm KPS Capital Partners, LP., Wausau announced Thursday.

Wausau signed a non-binding letter of intent to make the sale. Meanwhile, KPS has signed a similar letter of intent with a third party, aiming to buy its business through the same company that is buying Wausau’s specialty paper business. The two businesses will then be combined into one within the new company and, according to the terms of the LOI, Wausau will, at that time, have the option of taking a 25% interest in the new company — potentially earning an additional 5% stake over time if the specialty paper business meets certain performance thresholds.

KPS will pay Wausau $130 million for its specialty paper business; however, the transaction does not include assumption of pension and other retiree benefit liabilities attached to the business. These remain with Wausau.

The parties are targeting a Q2 2013 closing date for this transaction. Among other conditions, however, this transaction is contingent on the unnamed third party also agreeing to sell its business to KPS.

Wausau shares closed 2.5% lower ahead of the announcement, ending at $10.31.

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Retail Loss Prevention Research Reveals Changing Practices; Six Million Thieves Apprehended Annually

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Retail Loss Prevention Research Reveals Changing Practices; Six Million Thieves Apprehended Annually Is Tip of Iceberg

Report Analyzing Global Retail Crime Available via Free Download From Checkpoint Systems

LONDON & THOROFARE, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– A new report that analyzes global retail crime and loss prevention (LP) trends since 2001 has found, among various areas researched, that the number of retail thieves apprehended annually continues to be about six million, and this is just the very tip of the iceberg. More than 78% of shrink is due to shoplifting by dishonest customers or retail employees. New products in fast-paced categories such as electronics, perfumes and sportswear being brought to market every year at premium prices are among the most likely to be stolen. Fresh meat remains a high-theft category for supermarkets and hypermarkets.

Retailers have, however, taken action in recent years. Of the 50 most stolen products, the number of items protected from theft has increased from 60% in 2007 to 75% in 2011 with EAS (Electronic Article Surveillance) source tagging and special high-theft solutions implemented by more retailers each year.

More than 86% of the LP professionals surveyed saw inventory management and/or loss prevention as primary drivers to implement RFID (Radio Frequency identification).

The report also points out that the role of LP departments is evolving to increasingly provide a strategic service to the other areas of the business. Online retailing and new payment systems such as smart-phones bring new risks to the industry, meaning that LP professionals would benefit from working closely with IT, store operations and marketing in the fight against crime. The report notes that this collaboration draws on joint methods for analyzing shrink while data obtained from electronic surveillance and RFID solutions is often used to make improvements in marketing, operations and logistics.

While the report points out the clear correlation between loss prevention spending and lower shrink, the length and depth of the global recession has resulted in increased rates of shrink since 2007. The report, produced by the Centre for Retail Research, includes recommendations for the retail industry. The report is available via free download from Checkpoint Systems.

“Changing Retail, Changing Loss Prevention” analyzes the evolution of retail crime and loss prevention uncovered by the “Global Retail Theft Barometer” publications since 2001.

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Delek US Holdings to Participate in the 2013 Howard Weil Energy Conference

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Delek US Holdings to Participate in the 2013 Howard Weil Energy Conference

BRENTWOOD, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Delek US Holdings, Inc. (NYS: DK) today announced that Uzi Yemin, Chairman, President and CEO, and other members of management will participate in the 2013 Howard Weil Energy Conference in New Orleans on March 18.

A copy of Delek US’ latest investor presentation will be provided at the conference. An electronic copy of this presentation is currently available in the “Investors” section of the Delek US website at http://www.DelekUS.com.

About Delek US Holdings, Inc.

Delek US Holdings, Inc. is a diversified downstream energy company with assets in petroleum refining, convenience store retailing and logistics. The refining segment consists of refineries operated in Tyler, Texas and El Dorado, Arkansas with a combined nameplate production capacity of 140,000 barrels per day. The retail segment supplies fuels and merchandise through a network of approximately 373 company-operated convenience store locations operated under the MAPCO Express®, MAPCO Mart®, East Coast®, Fast Food and Fuel™, Favorite Markets®, Delta Express® and Discount Food Mart™ brand names. Subsidiaries of Delek US Holdings, Inc. also own 62.4 percent (including the 2 percent general partner interest) of Delek Logistics Partners, LP. Delek Logistics Partners, LP (NYS: DKL) is a growth-oriented master limited partnership focused on owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets.

Delek US Holdings, Inc.
Keith Johnson, 615-435-1366
Vice President of Investor Relations
or
Alpha IR Group
Chris Hodges, 312-589-3505
Founder & CEO

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EQT Midstream Partners' 2012 K-1 Tax Packages Available Online

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EQT Midstream Partners’ 2012 K-1 Tax Packages Available Online

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)– EQT Midstream Partners, LP (NYS: EQM) , an EQT Corporation company, today announced that its 2012 unitholder tax packages are available online. Investors can access their tax package and Schedule K-1 at www.taxpackagesupport.com or by visiting EQT Midstream Partners’ website at www.eqtmidstreampartners.com and selecting the K-1 Information link on the homepage.

Mailing of the 2012 tax packages is expected to begin on March 15, 2013. For additional information, unitholders may call Tax Package Support toll free at 855-886-9763 during business hours (8am – 5pm CT) on Monday through Friday.


About EQT Midstream Partners:

EQT Midstream Partners, LP is a growth-oriented limited partnership formed by EQT Corporation to own, operate, acquire and develop midstream assets in the Appalachian basin. The Partnership provides midstream services to EQT Corporation and third-party companies through two primary assets: the Equitrans Transmission and Storage System and the Equitrans Gathering System. The Partnership has a 700-mile, FERC-regulated, interstate pipeline system and more than 2,000 miles of FERC-regulated, low-pressure gathering lines.

Visit EQT Midstream Partners, LP at www.eqtmidstreampartners.com.

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USA Compression Partners Announces Addition of Forrest E. Wylie to its Board as Independent Director

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USA Compression Partners Announces Addition of Forrest E. Wylie to its Board as Independent Director

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– USA Compression Partners, LP (NYS: USAC) announced today that Forrest E. Wylie has joined the Board of Directors of its general partner as an independent director.

“Forrest’s extensive senior executive and director-level experience in the energy sector will provide additional industry perspective to our Board of Directors,” said Eric D. Long, President and Chief Executive Officer of USA Compression Partners. “His understanding of the midstream MLP sector in particular and of the unique issues related to operating publicly traded limited partnerships should help him make valuable contributions to the partnership.”

Mr. Wylie most recently served as Chairman of the Board, CEO and a Director of Buckeye GP LLC, the general partner of Buckeye Partners, L.P., from June 2007 to February 2012 and subsequently as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of Buckeye GP LLC since February 2012.

Previously, Mr. Wylie was Vice Chairman of Pacific Energy Management LLC, an affiliate of Pacific Energy Partners, L.P., a refined product and crude oil pipeline and terminal partnership, from March 2005 until Pacific Energy Partners merged with Plains All American, L.P. in November 2006. Earlier, he was President and CFO of NuCoastal Corporation, a midstream energy company, from May 2002 until February 2005. He has previously served on the Board of Directors of Coastal Energy Company and Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc.

ABOUT USA COMPRESSION PARTNERS, LP

USA Compression Partners, LP is a growth-oriented Delaware limited partnership that is one of the nation’s largest independent providers of compression services in terms of total compression unit horsepower. The company partners with a broad customer base composed of producers, processors, gatherers and transporters of natural gas. USA Compression focuses on deploying large-horsepower infrastructure applications primarily in high volume gathering systems, processing facilities and transportation applications. More information is available at www.usacpartners.com.

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AutoInfo Shareholder Alert: Briscoe Law Firm and Powers Taylor, LLP Investigate Sale to AutoInfo Hol

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AutoInfo Shareholder Alert: Briscoe Law Firm and Powers Taylor, LLP Investigate Sale to AutoInfo Holdings

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Former United States Securities and Exchange Commission attorney Willie Briscoe and the securities litigation firm of Powers Taylor, LLP are investigating the sale of AutoInfo, Inc. (“AutoInfo”) (OTCBB: AUTO) to AutoInfo Holdings, LLC, a subsidiary of Comvest Investment Partners IV, LP for shareholders. Under the terms of the proposed transaction, AutoInfo shareholders will only receive $1.05 in cash for each share of AutoInfo stock owned.

If you are an affected investor, and you want to learn more about the lawsuit or join the action, contact Willie Briscoe at The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC, (214) 239-4568, or via email at WBriscoe@TheBriscoeLawFirm.com or Zach Groover at Powers Taylor, LLP, toll free (877) 728-9607, via e-mail at zach@powerstaylor.com. There is no cost or fee to you.

The AutoInfo sale investigation centers on whether AutoInfo’s shareholders are receiving adequate compensation for their shares in the buyout, whether the transaction undervalues AutoInfo’s stock, and whether AutoInfo’s board attempted to obtain the highest share price for all shareholders prior to agreeing to the deal. Shareholder rights attorney Patrick Powers stated that “due to the nature of the proposed sale and other factors, we believe this transaction may undervalue AutoInfo’s stock. Our proposed lawsuit will seek to obtain the highest share price for all shareholders.”

The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC is a full service business litigation and shareholder rights advocacy firm with more than 20 years of experience in complex litigation and transactional matters.

Powers Taylor, LLP is a boutique litigation law firm that handles a variety of complex business litigation matters, including claims of investor and stockholder fraud, shareholder oppression, shareholder derivative suits, and security class actions.

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Dmitrijs Ledkovs: X-Chat power-user upload

xchat (2.8.8-7ubuntu2) raring; urgency=low

  * Optimise default settings for efficient chatting
    + Make tab completion by default use last-used order, not alphabetical.
      This way for example if one is chatting with cjwatson, typing
      "cj" will complete to cjwatson and not cjohnston.
      Manual migration: ~/.xchat/xchat.conf: completion_sort = 1
    + Do not focus channel upon entering, as that clears highlights when using a znc proxy.
      To be honest, there should be a distinction between manually joining
      new channels & auto-joining. (LP: #189222)
      Manual migration: ~/.xchat/xchat.conf: tab_new_to_front = 0
    + Do not clear buffer with Ctrl-L shortcut. (LP: #304477)
      That shortcut is dominated by web-browsers changing URLs and causes
      context loss if the focus was accidently left on xchat.
  * Fix ftbfs, should link against gmodule.
  * Add xchat-indicator to recommends. (LP: #1048335)
  * Include svg icon (LP: #840673)
 -- Dmitrijs Ledkovs <dmitrij.ledkov@ubuntu.com>   Sun, 24 Feb 2013 23:03:52 +0000
This upload should make xchat more pleasant to work with for avid irc chatters. Note that since xchat doesn’t track what is default vs custom set, one may want to adjust to the new default settings:
  • tab_new_to_front = 0
  • completion_sort =1
The first one prevents focusing channels upon (auto-)joining. This prevents loosing highlights and backscroll marker on high velocity channels as well as when using an irc proxy like ZNC.

The second one makes tab completion to prefer recently used nicks, over alphabetically sorted once. In practice this means highlighting the wrong people less.

I hope you enjoy this upload. It seems like these fixes also affect hexchat… I do wonder if that one should be uploaded into ubuntu/debian. Duplicate code/bugs for some parts…

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Roman Yepishev: Getting rid of bash annoyances

$ zcat /boot/initrd.<tab><tab><TAB!>

I know the file is there and I know it’s a file an application can handle, but bash autocompletion tries to be smart by refusing to provide the file name.

This gets really annoying if you happen to work with files that don’t have an extension the autocompletion scripts expect or you are running a command using sudo and want to pass the filename.

There is a dedicated shortcut for filename completion – M-/ by default, but I’ve never used tab completion for options and that means that I can get rid of it.

There is no need to uninstall anything, adding complete -r to .bashrc will remove all the completion functions.

To completely disable programmatic completion, add set -u progcomp to .bashrc.

$ zcat /boot/initrd.img-3.<tab>
initrd.img-3.2.0-29-generic         initrd.img-3.7.0-7-generic
initrd.img-3.2.0-35-generic         initrd.img-3.8.0-030800rc2-generic

Nice.

Another thing that was annoying me for a while is command-not-found package. It is extremely helpful at discovering what package the application I want is in. However, there were quite a few times when I made a typo, pressed Enter, noticed it right away but had to wait for a second or so before I got the “command not found” and the prompt back. When disk is really busy, making a typo costs me another 30 seconds of disk trashing before command-not-found comes up with a friendly suggestion that killal is better spelled as Command 'killall' from package 'psmisc'.

Having command-not-found installed and available but not kicking in on every occasion is preferred. The function bash runs in case it can’t find the command is command_not_found_handle so we simply need to unset this function in .bashrc and add an alias (in my case packages-providing after LP:486716, but it can be anything) which will execute the real command-not-found script:

unset command_not_found_handle
alias packages-providing='/usr/lib/command-not-found --no-failure-msg'

So now I will be given the package name only when I want it:

$ sl
bash: sl: command not found

$ packages-providing sl
The program 'sl' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing:
sudo apt-get install sl

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