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Rank Group -- Video Interview
LONDON, Sept. 2, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Interim results. Indepth interview available now on www.cantos.com with Mike Smith, Chief Executive, Rank Group (LSE:RNK)(Nasdaq:RANKY).
Skanska Donates USD 200,000 to Aid Hurricane Victims
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 2, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Hurricane Katrina has affected hundreds of thousands of people in the southern United States. Major and rapid efforts are required to help the survivors. Therefore Skanska has decided to contribute to the relief effort by donating USD 200,000 to the Red Cross.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Investor Notice: Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP Updates Investors Regarding Class Action Lawsuit Against Host America Corporation -- CAFE
NEW YORK, Sept. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In its ongoing efforts to assist investors in Host America Corporation (Nasdaq:CAFE) (Nasdaq:CAFEW), Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP is issuing this notice to update investors regarding the class action lawsuits that have been filed against Host America in connection with its July 12, 2005 press release. After a significant independent investigation, Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP filed the first of several class action lawsuits against Host America on August 8, 2005 alleging that the July 12, 2005 Form 8-K and press release were false and misleading. A copy of the complaint and initial notice can be obtained at http://www.murrayfrank.com/CM/NewCases/NewCases280.asp.
Beethoven's Angel -- Author Explores Troubled Childhood, Hidden Passions of Austrian Virtuoso
PINE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ludwig van Beethoven's sonatas and symphonies are known and loved worldwide, but the details of his affair with a particular woman remain a mystery to this day. Carter J. Gregory's new historical fiction, "My Angel Leonora: Beethoven's Love for Antonie Brentano" (now available through AuthorHouse) creatively fills the gaps in this musician's most enigmatic tale of romance.
Timeline Completes Asset Sale to Global Software Following Shareholders' Approval
BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Timeline, Inc. (OTCBB:TMLN) today announced it has completed the sale of its software licensing operations and operating assets to Global Software, effective August 31, 2005, including a majority of Timeline's employees. As part of the transaction, Global also acquired a source code and object code license to Timeline's Analyst product suite and now has responsibility to maintain these products under agreements with Timeline's licensees worldwide. Finally, Global has a patent license agreement with Timeline that provides appropriate coverage for Global and patent recognition for Timeline. The transaction was approved by more than 78% of Timeline's shareholders at its annual meeting held on August 30.