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Daytime Closures of Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Path Scheduled for Three Consecutive Weeks
Jan 27, 2020 2:57 AM ET

Daytime Closures of Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Path Scheduled for Three Consecutive Weeks

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 27, 2020 - SAN FRANCISCO,-- The new bicycle/pedestrian on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge will be closed for five hours on each weekday for the next three weeks to allow Caltrans to perform structural inspections of the span. The Federal Highway Administration requires highway bridge inspections to be conducted every two years, and Caltrans aims to conduct as much of the inspection work as possible during the winter months to avoid closures of the bicycle/pedestrian. [more...]

Jan 27, 2020 2:56 AM ET

Announcement of Expiration of Tender Offer for Any and All 2020 Notes by CSN Resources S.A.

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 27, 2020 - SÃO PAULO,-- Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional ("CSN") (NYSE: SID) announced today that the cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") by its subsidiary, CSN Resources S.A. ("CSN Resources"), for any and all of its outstanding US$433,603,000 in aggregate principal amount of 6.50% Senior Unsecured Guaranteed Notes due 2020 (the "Notes") (144A CUSIP / ISIN Nos. 12644VAA6 / US12644VAA61 and Reg S CUSIP / ISIN Nos. L21779AA8/USL21779AA88), fully, unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by CSN, expired today at 5:00 p.m., New. [more...]

Jan 27, 2020 2:55 AM ET

Lennar Introduces Masterplanned Community Of Silos In San Antonio

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 27, 2020 - SAN ANTONIO,-- Lennar, the nation's leading homebuilder, announced today the debut of Silos, a beautiful new masterplanned community located on the West side of San Antonio just three miles outside Loop 1604.  Silos will offer a diverse selection of floorplans and price points that meet the needs of families at every stage of life. Home shoppers are invited to tour the model homes this weekend. "We are thrilled to be opening this. [more...]

Jan 27, 2020 2:54 AM ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Qudian, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline – QD

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 27, 2020 - NEW YORK,-- Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Qudian Inc. ("Qudian" or the "Company") (NYSE:QD) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court, for the Southern District of New York, and indexed under 20-cv-00577, is on behalf of a class consisting of all persons and entities other than Defendants who purchased or otherwise acquired Qudian securities between December 13, 2018 and January 15, 2020, both dates. [more...]

Santa Cruz County Bank Reports Record Earnings For Year Ended December 31, 2019
Jan 27, 2020 2:54 AM ET

Santa Cruz County Bank Reports Record Earnings For Year Ended December 31, 2019

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 27, 2020 - SANTA CRUZ, Calif.,-- Santa Cruz County Bank (OTC Pink: SCZC), with assets over $1 billion, is a top rated community bank headquartered in Santa Cruz County. Today the bank announced unaudited earnings for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2019.  Net income for the year was a record $12.3 million, an increase of $900 thousand or 8% over prior year. President and CEO David V. Heald commented, "We are pleased to report another record setting year of achievements, both. [more...]

KAR Global Announces Board of Directors Addition with 25+ Years of HR Leadership at Global Organizations
Jan 27, 2020 2:53 AM ET

KAR Global Announces Board of Directors Addition with 25+ Years of HR Leadership at Global Organizations

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 27, 2020 - CARMEL, Ind.,-- KAR Auction Services Inc. d/b/a KAR Global (NYSE: KAR) announces the addition of Carmel Galvin to its board of directors effective February 1, 2020. Galvin brings more than 25 years of talent and culture leadership experience from her work with global organizations in the technology and online sectors. "KAR Global continues to invest in the innovation and people that are driving our evolution into a digitally and data enabled auto tech company," said Jim. [more...]

Dominica Is the Fastest Growing Economy in Latin America and the Caribbean Region Thanks to Booming Tourism and Citizenship by Investment, UN ECLAC Report Finds
Jan 26, 2020 7:20 AM ET

Dominica Is the Fastest Growing Economy in Latin America and the Caribbean Region Thanks to Booming Tourism and Citizenship by Investment, UN ECLAC Report Finds

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - LONDON-- A new report by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) from the United Nations indicates that the Commonwealth of Dominica was the fastest growing economy in the entire Latin America and the Caribbean region in 2019. The island's GDP is said to have jumped up by 9%, attributed to Citizenship by Investment (CBI), soaring tourism numbers and public sector construction. Foreign investors sought to obtain second citizenship from Dominica through the CBI Programme, choosing to either make a minimum US$100,000 contribution to. [more...]

Loden Vision Centers Appoints Veteran Healthcare Leader as Chief Executive Officer
Jan 26, 2020 7:10 AM ET

Loden Vision Centers Appoints Veteran Healthcare Leader as Chief Executive Officer

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- Loden Vision Centers, a leading comprehensive ophthalmology company with 5 locations across the greater Nashville and surrounding areas, today announced the appointment of the senior executive, Matthew Pierre, to serve as its Chief Executive Officer.   Loden Vision Centers After an extensive national search, Mr. Pierre was selected by Loden Vision Centers' Founder and Medical Director, James C Loden, MD. "We are thrilled to have the opportunity to partner with such a. [more...]

Blythedale Children
Jan 26, 2020 7:00 AM ET

Blythedale Children’s Hospital/New York Legal Assistance Group Partner to Provide Patient Families with Legal Services On-Site

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - VALHALLA, N.Y.-- Blythedale is pleased to announce that it is now partnering with LegalHealth, a division of the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG), to provide an on-site legal clinic for the benefit of the Hospital's most vulnerable patient families. LegalHealth has 18 years of experience advocating on behalf of and providing high-quality free legal services to low-income patients and families. LegalHealth currently works with medical professionals at 37 New York hospitals and medical. [more...]

Jan 26, 2020 6:54 AM ET

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against Mohawk Industries, 500.com, and Portola Pharmaceuticals and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - NEW YORK,  -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized shareholder law firm, reminds investors that class action lawsuits have been commenced on behalf of stockholders of Mohawk Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MHK), 500.com Limited (NYSE: WBAI), and Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTLA). Stockholders have until the deadlines below to petition the court to serve as lead plaintiff. Additional information about each case can be found at the link provided.. [more...]

Jan 26, 2020 6:40 AM ET

Crypto Asset Rating Expands Team, Appoints Sachin Jaitley as Corporate Adviser

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - -​Crypto Asset Rating (CAR), the independent structured rating agency, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Sachin Jaitley as a corporate adviser. Jaitley will bring to CAR an impressive 16-plus years of experience in the finance and technology domains. As a corporate adviser, Sachin Jaitley will be instrumental in developing CAR’s business plans, advising the board on improvements in the company and its structure and mission, and assisting in raising capital.. [more...]

Jan 26, 2020 6:40 AM ET

Nightfood Hits Shelves in New Supermarket Chain, Management Discusses Product Placement

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - Nightfood, Inc. (OTCQB: NGTF), the innovative ice cream company addressing America’s $50 billion-dollar nighttime snacking problem, announced today that Nightfood has been spotted on shelves in many locations of its newest distribution partner. This distribution arrangement was originally announced in June.  The Company is awaiting approval from the supermarket chain to make a formal announcement, but several consumers and investors have already discovered the product on shelves at the retailer. [more...]

Jan 26, 2020 6:40 AM ET

UN calls for immediate investigation into Saudi role in Jeff Bezos hack

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - MARK RALSTON/AFP via Getty Images A 2018 spyware attack on Jeff Bezos’ phone escalated into an international scandal on Wednesday, as United Nations human rights experts issued a stern statement criticizing the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly conducting the hack. “The information we have received suggests the possible involvement of the Crown Prince in surveillance of Mr. Bezos, in an effort to influence, if not silence, The Washington Post’s reporting on Saudi. [more...]

Crowell & Moring Releases Litigation Forecast 2020: What Corporate Counsel Need to Know for the Coming Year
Jan 26, 2020 6:11 AM ET

Crowell & Moring Releases Litigation Forecast 2020: What Corporate Counsel Need to Know for the Coming Year

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - WASHINGTON-- Crowell & Moring has released Litigation Forecast 2020: What Corporate Counsel Need to Know for the Coming Year. The eighth-annual Forecast provides forward-looking insights from leading Crowell & Moring lawyers to help legal departments anticipate and respond to challenges that might arise in the year ahead. For 2020, the Forecast focuses on how the digital revolution is giving rise to new litigation risks, and it explores trends in employment non-competes, the future of stare decisis, the. [more...]

Jan 26, 2020 6:10 AM ET

Digitized Versions of Rare Early Ted Bundy Letters Now Available for Limited Sale via Blockchain

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - A set of rare handwritten letters by serial killer Ted Bundy, his family, and his longtime girlfriend to Judge Stewart Hanson are now available in a limited sale via blockchain technology, digitized in a high-quality format and uploaded to Cargo. Written in 1976 and never before publicly released, the letters plead Bundy’s case to Judge Hanson during and immediately after his first trial. First arrested in 1975, Bundy was tried. [more...]

Jan 26, 2020 6:10 AM ET

CBDCapitalGroup Launches Health Study On CBD Efficacy And Impact On Quality Of Life Using A Statistical-Actuarial Based Medical Survey

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - CBDCapitalGroup (“CCG” or the “Company”), a CBD nutraceuticals investment and scaling company, today announced that its portfolio company Medix CBD (“Medix”) is going to be participating in the first-ever program to measure cannabidiol (CBD) efficacy using the qualitative Short Form (SF)-36 Health Survey to study medical outcomes. “The CBD industry holds so much potential yet so little is known about how consumers are actually using and benefiting from it in their daily lives,”. [more...]

Jan 26, 2020 6:10 AM ET

EA’s Tetris mobile games will disappear from iOS and Android in April

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - Image: EA Tetris and Tetris Blitz, EA’s mobile versions of the classic puzzle game, are being discontinued. Android Police and MacRumors report that the apps will disappear from iOS and Android, respectively, on April 21st. After that date, you won’t be able to play them, even if they’re already downloaded on your device. Purists have long argued that touchscreen controls are one of the worst ways to play Tetris (and, look, they’re probably right), but EA made a valiant. [more...]

Palo Alto Networks Named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality
Jan 26, 2020 5:50 AM ET

Palo Alto Networks Named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - SANTA CLARA, Calif.-- Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW), the global cybersecurity leader, today proudly announced it received a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2020 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). Palo Alto Networks efforts in satisfying all of the CEI's criteria not only earned a 100% ranking but also the designation of a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality. The 2020 Corporate Equality Index is the nation's premier benchmarking survey and. [more...]

Jan 26, 2020 1:37 AM ET

CENTRAIS ELÉTRICAS BRASILEIRAS S.A. – ELETROBRAS (“Eletrobras”) Announces Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of the Outstanding U.S.$1,750,000,000 5.750% Notes due 2021 Issued by Eletrobras

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - RIO DE JANEIRO,- Eletrobras (the "Purchaser") today announced that it is commencing a tender offer to purchase for cash (the "Offer") any and all of the outstanding U.S.$1,750,000,000 5.750% Notes due 2021 issued by Eletrobras (the "Notes").  The Offer will expire at 8:30 a.m., New York City time, on January 30, 2020, unless extended, re-opened, withdrawn or terminated by the Purchaser (the "Expiration Deadline"). Holders of Notes (each, a "Holder") will be permitted to withdraw validly tendered Notes at any time prior to 8:30 a.m., New York City time, on January 30, 2020, but not thereafter, unless extended by the Purchaser in. [more...]

FIBRA Prologis Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Earnings Results
Jan 26, 2020 1:35 AM ET

FIBRA Prologis Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Earnings Results

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 26, 2020 - MEXICO CITY,-- FIBRA Prologis (BMV:FIBRAPL 14), a leading owner and operator of Class-A industrial real estate in Mexico, today reported results for the fourth quarter and full year 2019. HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE YEAR: Period-end occupancy was 97.6 percent. Net effective rents on rollover increased 11.0 percent. Weighted average customer retention was 88.7 percent. Same store cash NOI grew 3.1 percent. Completed asset dispositions totaled US$72.0 million. Completed asset acquisitions totaled US$5.1 million. Net. [more...]

Button Mobile Commerce Report: 2019 Holiday Shopping Season Trends Reveals That Shoppers Spent 68% More on Mobile in 2019 Compared to 2018
Jan 25, 2020 9:14 AM ET

Button Mobile Commerce Report: 2019 Holiday Shopping Season Trends Reveals That Shoppers Spent 68% More on Mobile in 2019 Compared to 2018

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2020 - NEW YORK-- Button, the mobile commerce optimization platform, today released the Button Mobile Commerce Report: 2019 Holiday Shopping Season Trends that reveals mobile's overall performance in 2019, key insights into the most recent holiday shopping season, commerce patterns surrounding Cyber Week, and key takeaways for mobile marketers planning their 2020 strategies. All aggregated, anonymized data is pulled from transactions that took place across Button's platform. 2019 was another massive year for mobile commerce,. [more...]

Sandvine releases Regulatory Cyber Threat Analysis for telecom operators
Jan 25, 2020 9:03 AM ET

Sandvine releases Regulatory Cyber Threat Analysis for telecom operators

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2020 - SAN JOSE, Calif.-- Sandvine, the leader in Active Network Intelligence solutions, today announced the release of the Regulatory Cyber Threat Analysis use case. Built upon Sandvine's industry-leading application identification capabilities, this use case enables telecom operators to ensure that critical network infrastructure maintains availability during cyber attacks with hostile intent. This use case is immediately available for purchase for deployment on any access network type. It has an attractive total. [more...]

Peoples Financial Services Corp. Reports Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings
Jan 25, 2020 8:43 AM ET

Peoples Financial Services Corp. Reports Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2020 - SCRANTON, Pa.-- Peoples Financial Services Corp. ("Peoples") (NASDAQ: PFIS), the bank holding company for Peoples Security Bank and Trust Company, today reported unaudited financial results at and for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2019.  Peoples reported net income of $6.8 million, or $0.92 per share for the three months ended December 31, 2019, a 7.0% increase when compared to $6.4 million, or $0.86 per share for the comparable period of 2018. The increase in earnings for the. [more...]

Jan 25, 2020 7:54 AM ET

DEADLINE ALERT for FCAU, CTAS, CORV, GDOT: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2020 - BENSALEM, Pa.,  -- Law Offices of Howard G. Smith reminds investors that class action lawsuits have been filed on behalf of shareholders of the following publicly-traded companies.  Investors have until the deadlines listed below to file a lead plaintiff motion.  Investors suffering losses on their investments are encouraged to contact the Law Offices of Howard G. Smith to discuss their legal rights in these class actions at 888-638-4847 or by. [more...]

Inland Empire Health Plan Helps Connect Community to Needed Resources
Jan 25, 2020 7:20 AM ET

Inland Empire Health Plan Helps Connect Community to Needed Resources

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2020 - RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif.-- To address needs related to Social Determinants of Health across the Inland Empire, Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) facilitated the development of Connect IE. This inclusive, free-to-use online platform has fostered nearly 300,000 engagements from residents in San Bernardino and Riverside counties, connecting them to community resources including, but not limited to, food pantries, legal and financial aid services. IEHP introduced the Connect IE platform to the Inland Empire in 2018, with collaborative efforts. [more...]

Jan 25, 2020 7:10 AM ET

Blue Shield of California Commits $20 Million to Support Gov. Newsom’s Initiative to Tackle Homelessness, Behavioral Health Services

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2020 - OAKLAND, Calif-- Blue Shield of California today announced a $20 million contribution to the California Access to Housing and Services fund Gov. Gavin Newsom proposed in his 2020-2021 budget. The governor announced the fund last week to help solve the state's homelessness crisis together with reforms to Medi-Cal to better integrate physical and behavioral health. Blue Shield is one of the first companies to respond to the governor's call for donations from philanthropy and the private. [more...]

The NRP Group Targets 28 Groundbreakings in 2020 Continuing Accelerated Growth Trajectory
Jan 25, 2020 7:00 AM ET

The NRP Group Targets 28 Groundbreakings in 2020 Continuing Accelerated Growth Trajectory

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2020 - CLEVELAND-- The NRP Group, a vertically-integrated, best-in-class developer, builder, and manager of multifamily housing, today announced it expects to break ground on 28 new projects in 2020, totaling 6,559 units of market-rate, workforce and affordable housing, at a project cost of $1.54 billion. This projected 2020 pipeline represents a 50 percent year-over-year increase on a basis of total unit starts. "While 2020 promises to be a landmark year for The NRP Group,. [more...]

North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College Partners with CompTIA to Boost Digital Skills in West Midlands
Jan 25, 2020 6:42 AM ET

North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College Partners with CompTIA to Boost Digital Skills in West Midlands

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2020 - NUNEATON, United Kingdom-- CompTIA, the leading technology industry association, has today announced that it is working with North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College to provide digital skills across the West Midlands. Following a grant from the Digital Skills Funding pot available from West Midlands Combines Authority, North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College has launched the IT & Digital Skills Training Academy. The Academy aims to deliver vital digital skills training to the West Midlands area. People living in the area will be able. [more...]

Jan 25, 2020 6:40 AM ET

Tesla strikes deal to sell cars in Michigan

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2020 - Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Tesla has reached a deal with Michigan that will allow the company to sell its cars directly in the state, bringing a multiyear legal battle to an end. It’s a small but crucial victory for Tesla, and one that comes in the home state of the automotive industry. Thanks to a state law that forces automakers to work with dealers to sell their vehicles,. [more...]

Jan 25, 2020 6:40 AM ET

Bankex Debuts MainWallet, First of DeFi Telegram AppStore Infrastructure Apps

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 25, 2020 - A global tokenized ecosystem developer, Bankex Group has launched today the key component of its vast and multifunctional Decentralized Finance Telegram AppStore infrastructure platform – MainWallet -- the alpha version of which is attracting over 1,000 users per day, over 5,000 as of this morning, since its soft launch 120 hours ago. dApps are to the 21st century what apps were to the 20th: the next frontier of IT evolution.. [more...]