PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuvo Group, an emerging leader in maternal-fetal health, today announced new clinical data for INVU(TM), a pregnancy monitoring and management platform, at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2019 in Philadelphia. The scientific poster, "Non-Invasive, Remote, Self-Administered Acquisition of Fetal and Maternal ECG During Pregnancy," was presented today, Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.
WEST CHESTER — While news that the FBI is investigating how permits were issued for the Sunoco/ET Mariner East pipeline spread across Chester County and the nation this week, questions about the project and its permits are nothing new for some state lawmakers
BERWYN, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- RM LAW, P.C. is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Craft Brew Alliance, Inc. ("CBA" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BREW) concerning possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law related to the Company's efforts to sell the Company to Anheuser-Busch ("A-B").
BERWYN, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- RM LAW, P.C. announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of all persons or entities that purchased Under Armour, Inc. ("Under Armour" or the "Company") (NYSE: UA) (NYSE: UAA) securities between August 3, 2016 and November 1, 2019, inclusive (the "Class Period").
MECHANICSBURG, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- West Shore Home, a leader in the home improvement industry in the use of technology and business systems, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Florida-based Fairbanks Construction, a window and bath company.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf responds to questions about charter school reform at a Nov. 15, 2019, meeting of the Pennsylvania Association of School Administrators in Harrisburg.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- FHLBank Pittsburgh and the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) announced today the 2019 Home4Good funding awarded to programs across the state working to reduce homelessness. This year, FHLBank Pittsburgh provided $3 million toward the effort, and PHFA provided $1.5 million, for a total contribution of $4.5 million. It's the second year of this special joint initiative targeting homelessness.
BRISTOL, Tenn., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Contura Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CTRA), a leading U.S. coal supplier, today announced the temporary idling of certain support functions at its Cumberland longwall mine in Greene County, Pennsylvania. Due to adverse seam geology in the form of a soft fire clay bottom on the longwall section, and in an effort to reduce mine costs, management made the decision the afternoon of November 14 to temporarily idle support functions, including continuous miner development and preparation plant facilities, effective Friday, November 15. The partial idling of Cumberland mine is anticipated to end on or before Monday, November 18, when the mine is expected to return to more manageable bottom conditions. Support functions will resume once the temporary idling is complete.
Cumberland County’s high-dollar common pleas judges’ race appears to have been the subject of a false-flag attack carried out by a political action committee so nebulous that it’s own chairwoman said she didn’t know she was a part of it until contacted by The Sentinel.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Patricia (Patti) A. Husic, President and CEO of Centric Bank and Centric Financial Corporation, has been named winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award at The Conference for Women, a full-day conference fusing education, motivation, recognition, and celebrating the community impact of extraordinary women. Chosen from among central Pennsylvania's most esteemed community and business leaders, Husic is recognized for building long-term business success with strong community involvement, demonstrating innovation, and an ability to adapt in an ever-changing business environment.
PITTSBURGH, Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Federated Investors, Inc. today announced that monthly fund composition and performance data for Federated Premier Municipal Income Fund (NYSE: FMN) as of Oct. 31, 2019, is now available in the Products section of FederatedInvestors.com. To order hard copies of this data or to be placed on a mailing list, call 800-245-0242 x5587538, email CEinfo@federatedinv.com or write to Federated Investors, 1001 Liberty Avenue, Floor 23, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.
PITTSBURGH, Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, today announced that Anne Fink, President, Global Foodservice for PepsiCo, has been named to its Board of Directors.
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INO) today announced that Dr. J. Joseph Kim, President and CEO, will present in a fireside discussion at the Stifel 2019 Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 10:20 a.m. Eastern Time in New York, NY. Dr. Kim will provide a business overview and update.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Invitae Corporation (NYSE: NVTA), a leading medical genetics company, today announced Invitae Discover, a clinical research platform that leverages biometric data available through Apple Watch to provide better understanding of the genetic causes of disease. The first study on the platform will evaluate genetics in cardiovascular disease and was announced in conjunction with the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions where researchers are presenting data on genetic screening in familial hypercholesterolemia.
PITTSBURGH, Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- TSMC presented ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) with two Partner of the Year awards at the TSMC 2019 Open Innovation Platform(®) (OIP) Ecosystem Forum. ANSYS' multiphysics simulation solutions for TSMC's industry-leading FinFET process and advanced three-dimensional integrated circuit (3D-IC) packaging technologies enable customers to accelerate the development of artificial intelligence (AI), 5G, mobile, high-performance computing (HPC) and automotive applications.
Civil litigation settlements often include nondisclosure agreements. The defendant admits no wrongdoing while agreeing to compensate the plaintiff, who agrees not to disclose the amount.
NEW KINGSTOWN, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominus Capital, L.P. ("Dominus") and affiliates have completed their investment in Surface Preparation Technologies ("SPT"), the nation's number one provider of rumble strips and related roadway safety services. SPT has installed hundreds of thousands of miles of rumble strips, in almost every state, helping to keep motorists safely on the road and preventing collisions. The company combines 30+ years of roadway infrastructure expertise and a fleet of proprietary, technologically advanced equipment.
PITTSBURGH, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Organ Recovery & Education (CORE), the federally designated nonprofit organization that facilitates organ, tissue and cornea donation in western Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Chemung County, New York, was named today a 2019 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award winner by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross. A Presidential-level honor, the award recognizes exemplary U.S. organizations and businesses that demonstrate an "unceasing drive for innovative solutions to complex challenges, visionary leadership and operational excellence."
BERWYN, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE: TGI) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.04 per share on its outstanding common stock. The dividend is payable December 16, 2019 to shareholders of record as of December 2, 2019.
WAYNE, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Zyla Life Sciences (OTCQX: ZCOR) ("Zyla" or the "Company"), a commercial-stage life sciences company, today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019, including net sales from commercial products: SPRIX(®) (ketorolac tromethamine) Nasal Spray, the SoluMatrix(®) products, VIVLODEX(® )(meloxicam), TIVORBEX(® )(indomethacin) and ZORVOLEX(® )(diclofenac)), INDOCIN(®) (indomethacin) suppositories, INDOCIN(®) oral suspension and OXAYDO(®) (oxycodone HCI, USP) tablets for oral use only -CII.
WASHINGTON (TNS) — The White House is inviting lawmakers to its first summit on paid family leave and childcare affordability next month in an effort to increase momentum for Ivanka Trump’s signature issues.
EAGLEVILLE, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM Interconnection's wholesale electric energy market produced competitive results during the first nine months of 2019, according to the 2019 State of the Market Report for PJM: January through September, released today by Monitoring Analytics, LLC, the Independent Market Monitor for PJM.
ERIE, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Holiday shoppers plan to spend an average of $1,047.83 this year, according to the National Retail Federation. Though many go online to make their holiday purchases, it's still hard to find it all without at least one trip to the mall or local shops. All this leads to extra crowds, a spike in package deliveries and more opportunities for someone to take advantage of your holiday generosity.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 'New' Penn Museum will debut more than 10,000 square feet of completely reimagined spaces, including its new Sphinx Gallery; a suite of Africa Galleries; a Mexico and Central America Gallery; the historic Harrison Auditorium; and its stunning new Main Entrance. Part of the Museum's ongoing multi-million-dollar Building Transformation project, this reopening marks a pivotal moment for the Museum, which has become an internationally recognized cultural destination, while staying true to its purpose as a teaching and research institution.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dandy, the dental platform delivering straighter, healthier and more confident smiles through a combination of in-person treatment and advanced virtual care, launched today in Philadelphia. The new service directly addresses the lack of medical supervision provided by existing DTC companies in the clear aligner market. Philadelphians can now visit MeetDandy.com to book a Snapshot appointment with a local dentist, where they will get a 3D scan, X-rays, a full dental check-up, and then receive their custom aligners at their door within days.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aberdeen Income Credit Strategies Fund (NYSE: ACP) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund, announced today the successful completion of its transferable rights offering (the "Offer"). The Offer commenced on October 16, 2019 and expired on November 13, 2019 (the "Expiration Date").
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) has awarded Integral Molecular a contract (75N93019C00073) which will provide up to $5.5M over the next five years to define antibody responses to pathogenic viruses including Zika, Marburg and equine encephalitis viruses (EEV), aiding the discovery of vaccines and therapeutics against these currently untreatable and often lethal viruses.
BETHLEHEM, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Elsa Reichmanis, an acclaimed polymer chemist and member of the National Academy of Engineering, will join the P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science at Lehigh University as the Carl R. Anderson Endowed Chair in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. She will begin her tenure on Sept. 1, 2020.
EXTON, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the recent March approvals of Novartis' Mayzent and EMD Serono's Mavenclad, Genentech's Ocrevus continues to dominate neurologists' stated preference across the three segments of patients with progressive forms of multiple sclerosis (MS): active secondary progressive MS (SPMS), not active SPMS, and primary progressive MS (PPMS). Consistent with perception, data from 751 charts of disease-modifying therapy (DMT)-treated patients with a progressive form of MS (PfMS) provided by 157 neurologists in Spherix's RealWorld Dynamix(TM): Progressive Forms of Multiple Sclerosis (US) service confirm that Ocrevus remains the most prescribed DMT for active SPMS and PPMS patients, chosen primarily because of a desire for reduced inflammatory disease activity or delay in disability progression, respectively.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- FS KKR Capital Corp. (NYSE: FSK) announced that it has priced an underwritten public offering of $425,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of its 4.125% unsecured notes due 2025 (the "Notes"). The Notes will mature on February 1, 2025 and may be redeemed in whole or in part at FSK's option at any time at par plus a "make-whole" premium, provided that the Notes may be redeemed at par one month prior to their maturity. The offering is expected to close on November 20, 2019, subject to customary closing conditions.
EXTON, Pa., Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Throughout 2019, Spherix Global Insights has been collaborating with US nephrologists to identify areas of high unmet need and to detect late-stage clinical candidates with the most promise. Glomerular diseases consistently top the list of conditions with the highest unmet need, along with acute kidney injury (AKI) - being rated much higher than conditions with an array of pharmaceutical treatments such as renal anemia, hyperkalemia, and secondary hyperparathyroidism. The American Society of Nephrology meeting was held in Washington, D.C. last week, and many companies with later stage assets showcased their data, including Retrophin (sparsentan for FSGS and IgA), Omeros (narsoplimab for IgA), Aurinia Pharmaceuticals (voclosporin for lupus nephritis), and Reata Pharmaceuticals (bardoxolone for Alport's Syndrome, IgA, and FSGS), among others.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MacuLogix®, Inc., the only company to equip eye care professionals with the instrument, tools and education needed to effectively diagnose and treat patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD), appointed Christine Silverberg, MBA, BSN, RN, as Director of National Accounts. In this important role, Mrs. Silverberg will lead business development and partnerships across the industry to make Dark Adaptation testing more readily available to consumers across the US.
PITTSBURGH, Pa., Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- USW International President Tom Conway issued the following statement on the passing of USW District 12 Director Robert LaVenture:
PITTSBURGH, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Professionals across a variety of industries and students in STEM-related disciplines can begin practicing simulation and modeling, using Simio solutions, in November. The course titled 'Simio Fundamentals' introduces the basics of simulation, modeling, animation, and debugging across 14 learning modules. Each module is dedicated to an important aspect of using the Simio simulation software and video instructions ensure a seamless learning process. Interested educators, professionals, and students have the option of participating in workshops and the opportunity to acquire a simulation certificate.
WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa., Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Stadium Casino Westmoreland RE, LLC, an affiliate of The Cordish Companies, today celebrated the groundbreaking ceremony for the new $150 MILLION LIVE! CASINO.
JENKINTOWN, Pa., Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- insightCuba, the leading provider of legal travel to Cuba, is introducing its first Cyber Monday sale, offering travelers savings up to $500 per person plus free roundtrip airfare from Miami on four of its most popular small group tours. The sale begins at 12:01 am ET on Monday, December 2 and will last for 48 hours.
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders of ECRI Institute and the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) today announced a definitive agreement that bolsters both organizations' efforts to make medication, medical devices and healthcare practices across care settings safer for patients, now and in the future.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Infervision, an established, medical imaging AI company with over 300 clinical installations globally announces the release of their InferTest(TM) no-fee application that enables healthcare providers to start experiencing the value of AI in their practice now. Infervision will be exhibiting at the upcoming Radiological Society for North America (RSNA) annual meeting in Chicago in Booth 10737, AI Showcase, North Hall, Level 2. Attendees are invited to learn how InferTest(TM) and InferRead(TM) CT Lung, their AI powered automated lung cancer assistive screening tool can benefit their clinical practice.
CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus Corporation of the Americas (OCA), the North American headquarters for Olympus Corporation based in Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley, was named the inaugural Corporate Partner of the Year by Meals on Wheels of the Greater Lehigh Valley (MOWGLV) at the 19(th) Annual Bountiful Bowl, which took place at DeSales University on November 8, 2019. The award recognizes Olympus' longstanding support of MOWGLV through volunteerism and financial support. MOWGLV provides freshly prepared nutritious meals, wellness checks and social visits to homebound seniors and adults with disabilities so they can eat well, stay socially connected and remain living independently for as long as possible.
BERWYN, Pa., Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Brinker Capital, a leading investment management company focused on multi-asset class investing, today announced the launch of its One Wealth Life platform, an enhanced web experience for advisors and end-investors that offers a streamlined, intuitive dashboard to easily view investment portfolios, including transactions and performance.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MMS Education, a national marketing, communications, strategic consulting firm helping corporations and organizations make a positive impact in the education market, announces the appointment of Jodie Buenning to Executive Vice President.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- FS KKR Capital Corp. (NYSE: FSK) today announced that it has commenced a cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for any and all of its outstanding 2020 Notes. The Tender Offer is being made on the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the Offer to Purchase dated November 13, 2019 (the "Offer to Purchase") and the related notice of guaranteed delivery (collectively, the "Offer Documents").
PITTSBURGH, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Conservation Labs, Inc., maker of smart water monitor H2know(TM), announced that it has successfully raised a $1.7 million seed round investment. The round was led by IrishAngels with additional investment from the Amazon Alexa Fund, Serra Ventures, Mountain State Capital, and Innovation Works.
MECHANICSBURG, Pa., Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Momentum has entered into a definitive agreement under which Momentum ECM, LLC has acquired Continental Imaging & Technology, LLC. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
U.S. Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) is promoting the “Prevent Government Shutdown Act of 2019.” The goal of the act is to prevent disruptive government shutdowns.