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U.S. BioDefense Plans Stem Cell IPO
CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., May 20, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- U.S. BioDefense (OTCBB:UBDE) has formed the subsidiary "Stem Cell Research Institute of California, Inc." to position the company's Stem Cell technology division for an Initial Public Offering. If successful, the IPO will fund and accelerate its operational plan to establish the first "Stem Cell Center of Excellence" in Southern California to focus on collaborative research of Liver Cell Progenitor and Use for Treatment of Liver Diseases licensed from University College of London Biomedica subsidiary World Patent Number WO 03/006638.
CSS Group Inc.
CSS Group, Inc. and GeoLogics Corporation Sign Contract To Provide Services
FORT WAYNE, Ind. and Alexandria, Va., May 20, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- CSS Group, Inc. signed a contract to provide services through GeoLogics Corporation of Alexandria, Virginia, to Raytheon Company, which has operations in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Lynn Rich, President of CSS Group in Fort Wayne, announced the signing of the contract this morning. "This contract will pave the way for technology services to be provided locally," Rich said.
The Anatomy of an American Angel
LOS ANGELES, May 20, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Not only has actor Nick Nolte gained recognition when he recently received an Oscar nomination for his performance in the highly acclaimed film Affliction, he continues to be one of the most sought after actors in Hollywood, recently starring in Ang Lee's spectacular film The Hulk. With Henry Robert Espinoza's fascinating new book American Angel, take a closer look at Nick Nolte -- the man and the artist.
The Bull Market Report
The Bull Market Report Provides Updated Investment Analysis of the Energy Sector
PRINCETON, N.J., May 20, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Bull Market Report (http://www.bullmarket.com), a long-term growth and income-generating focused investment newsletter, announced today that it has provided to trial and paid subscribers updated investment analysis of the energy sector, including coverage of Pride International (NYSE:PDE), Devon Energy (NYSE:DVN), Kinder Morgan Partners (NYSE:KMP) and Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM).
Torbay Holdings Inc.
Torbay Holdings, Inc.: AARP Website Posts a Positive AirO(2)bic Mouse and Clickless Software Review
MINEOLA, N.Y., May 20, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Torbay Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:TRBY): The AARP conducts Computer and Technology reviews for their members and post them upon their website. This month's "Hardware Section" features a review of the AirO(2)bic Mouse and Nib Clickless software, together called the Virtually Hands Free(tm) mousing system, which describes the comfort, ease and usage issues that these products seek to address. The review can be read from the link below.
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Willbros Group, Inc. -- WG
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., May 20, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC today announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of shareholders who purchased the common stock and other securities of Willbros Group, Inc. ("Willbros" or the "Company") (NYSE:WG) between May 6, 2002 and May 16, 2005 inclusive. The action is pending in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division, against defendants Willbros, Michael F. Curran, Warren L. Williams, Larry J. Bump and James K. Tillery.
First Horizon National Corporation
First Horizon Bank Announces Maryland-Based Wealth Management Team
MCLEAN, Va., May 20, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- First Horizon Bank, a full-service financial services company and part of First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE:FHN), announced today the expansion of its wealth management team to include operations in the greater Baltimore area. Focusing its efforts on high-quality service and advice, including personalized financial planning, the addition of this highly experienced team is in line with the company's commitment to meet consumer demand for objective financial advice in the Mid-Atlantic region.