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Roaming Messenger Secures $1.2MM Financing
SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Roaming Messenger (OTCBB:RMSG), the provider of a breakthrough mobile messaging platform, today announced that it has secured $1,200,000 in financing from Cornell Capital Partners, LP ("Cornell") to fund continued development and growth of the Company.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against SeraCare Life Sciences, Inc. -- SRLSE
HARTFORD, Conn., Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California on behalf of all persons who purchased the publicly traded securities of SeraCare Life Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:SRLSE) between May 3, 2005, and December 19, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period"). Also included are all those who purchased in the secondary offering on May 24, 2005.
Financial Accounting Foundation
GASB Publishes Implementation Guide to Statement 44 on the Statistical Section
NORWALK, Conn., Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- As a part of its mission to guide and educate the public about its standards, the Governmental Accounting Standard Board (GASB) has published a Guide to Implementation of GASB Statement 44 on the Statistical Section. The guide was prepared by GASB staff primarily to assist preparers and auditors of governmental financial statements and those that advise them as they implement the updated and expanded statistical section. The statistical section is the part of a state or local government's comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) that presents trend information for the last ten years about a government's financial results, major revenue sources, outstanding debt, economic and demographic indicators, and operating activities.
Go Beyond Mankind's Limited Conception -- New Book Redefines Psychology and Human Potential
ARLINGTON, Mass., Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Since its inception (around 1900 in America) the discipline of psychology has consistently focused on people's connection with their animal ancestry, explaining who we are from that perspective, while ignoring or dismissing the existence of a spiritual dimension. Don't we need to consider both of these influences and realize that the one which we are evolving toward is the spiritual? Isn't this our calling as a species? Don't we need to know this in order to consciously participate in the evolutionary flow (the mystery of which most of us haven't experienced and thus can't really "know")? Don't we need to know this? These questions and topics are tackled by author Dr. Neal Klein in his highly intelligent and compelling book "A New Operating Manual for Being Human: A Humanistic/Holistic Perspective on Counseling Psychology and Personal Growth."
Go Beyond the Debate over Energy and Climate -- New Book Takes an In-Depth Look on Policy Making
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- As globalization continues to move around the world, people are already feeling the high cost of life as well as the deterioration of nature and the environment. The cost of fuel is much higher today. The debate over energy continues to go on with no end in sight. People could only wonder how long nature can sustain life in the faces of pollution and global warming. To learn more about the heated debate concerning energy and climate control, readers must follow the views of author Marion Hopkins Harris as she presents her detailed study in her compelling new book The Public Debate Over Energy and Climate Control: An Overview of Public Policymaking in American Government.
PCS Edventures!.com, Inc.
PCS Edventures! Announces Careers Installation In D.C.
BOISE, Idaho, Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PCS Edventures! (OTCBB:PCSV) today announced the successful deployment of their Law Enforcement Careers program into Friendship Public Charter Schools in Washington, D.C. The careers program includes twenty-two course titles designed to provide students in Grades 9-12 an introduction to careers in criminal justice and law enforcement.
FSBO TV, Inc.
FSBO Media Holdings Announces Official Record Date for Two-for-One Stock Split
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- FSBO Media Holdings Inc. (Pink Sheets:FSMH) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a two-for-one split of the Company's common stock. Each shareholder of record at the close of business on January 12, 2006, will receive one additional share for every outstanding share held on the record date. This news release clarifies and supercedes the December 9, 2005, announcement. The extension of the record date will allow the NASD as well as the Company's transfer agent the time to process the paper work and shareholder notifications for the stock split transaction. All newly issued shares should be in the shareholders possession by January 30, 2006.
Dow Jones Indexes
Dow Jones Indexes Adjusts its Global Indexes
NEW YORK, Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced that the Dow Jones Emerging Markets Index, Dow Jones World Index and Dow Jones Asia/Pacific -- South Asia Index will be adjusted to reflect the Taiwan government's restriction of 75% on foreign investment. This change in Taiwan's investment rules increases the country's weighting by free-float market capitalization in each of the three Dow Jones indexes.