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American Airlines pilots want customers to know how bad things went

Flying in trouble? Screenshot by ZDNet I am very excited. Airline reservations are exploding. Business trips are slowly coming back too, airlines say. Except, the more I think about it, I believe the airline business is back, but the travel part can still be a problem. You see, while the …

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Tourist board not worried about Ryanair cancellations

Ryanair announced last week the cancellation of 19 routes from Lisbon airport, but the president of Turismo de Portugal says the decision does not affect domestic tourism. According to a report by ECO, Luís Araújo says that Irish society continues to be more present than it was in 2019 and …

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Candidate alleges Villanueva’s radio show violates election rules

A candidate for Los Angeles County sheriff filed complaints Tuesday with state and federal agencies alleging that Sheriff Alex Villanueva’s weekly radio show on KFI-AM (640) violates election and broadcasting rules. LA County Sheriff Cmdr. Eli Vera, who is retiring from the sheriff’s department this month to focus on the …

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Avoya Travel announces calendar of events for 2022

WHY IT RATES: Leading travel solutions provider Avoya Travel has just released its range of in-person, virtual and hybrid events. Each is designed to provide members of its independent travel agency network with networking opportunities, take advantage of continuing education and professional development offerings, or celebrate achievements through sales recognition …

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How a Singapore tourist destination became a test bed for 5G and automation

Sentosa Island lures visitors with its sparkling beaches, thrilling roller coasters, and majestic underwater world at its aquarium. Now it has a new appeal for vacationers: technology. The tourist pole is now the test bed for 5G inventions in construction and hygiene services. It has also found a permanent place …

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Clinical benefit obtained with pembrolizumab and chemotherapy in esophageal adenocarcinoma/GEJ

The KEYNOTE-590 study (NCT03189719) found patients in all subgroups at 12-month follow-up with esophageal cancer and gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) adenocarcinoma treated with first-line pembrolizumab intent (Keytruda) plus chemotherapy produced clinical benefit, according to a presentation from the 2022 Gastrointestinal Symposium.1 The data came from an additional 12 months of follow-up. …

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Acorda Therapeutics: John Varian Joins Acorda Therapeutics Board of Directors – Form 8-K

John Varian Joins Acorda Therapeutics Board of Directors ARDSLEY, NY – January 3, 2022 – Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACOR) today announced that John Varian has joined its board of directors effective January 1, 2022. “We are delighted that John has joined the Acorda Board of Directors,” said Ron Cohen, …

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Weitsman invests in Metaverse virtual real estate

Right after hearing about a big investment in cryptocurrency mining, a local businessman embarks on another virtual business. Digital marketing firm Elevator Studio said it has formed a joint venture with Adam Weitsman to invest and develop a kind of digital real estate called Metaverse land that can be developed …

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Bitfarms Appoints COO, Announces

TORONTO, Ontario and BROSSARD, Quebec, December 9, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Bitfarms Ltd. (NASDAQ: BITF // TSXV: BITF), a global Bitcoin self-mining company, today appointed Geoff Morphy as the COO of Bitfarms, in addition to his role as chairman. In addition, the Company has granted stock options to officers, directors, …

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Car hits garage after eight-minute high-speed tour of Endicott

A man from Endicott faces felony charges after allegedly leading police in a savage chase through the streets on the north side of the village. Authorities said the US Marshals Service’s regional task force was trying to arrest James Hanks Jr. on Monday afternoon. A marked Broome County Sheriff’s Office …

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Empagliflozin is beneficial for the health of patients with acute heart failure

Empagliflozin has demonstrated clinical benefit for patients hospitalized with acute heart failure, according to a study presented at the 2021 American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. These benefits included increased survival, a lower risk of readmission to hospital for heart failure, and an overall improvement in quality of life. . “This …

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British Columbia continues to support Indigenous tourism

By Haley Grinder Journalist Local Journalism Initiative Province of British Columbia renews support for Indigenous tourism businesses with second financial boost. The decision was announced on Tuesday, November 16 by the British Columbia Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport. Indigenous Tourism BC (ITBC) received $ 5 million in February …

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Alaska, JetBlue among most pet-friendly airlines, as demand increases 950%

Demand for pet-friendly airlines has climbed 950% in the past 12 months, a Next vacation report said. Alaska Airlines and JetBlue rank among the best, the travel service said in a press release. “Traveling with pets is more common than ever,” added Naveen Dittakavi, CEO of Next Vacay. Loading Something …

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More frontline workers will soon be trained at Toppenish

Many more future nurses will graduate from Heritage University at Toppenish in the future. The University announced a $ 3 million grant from the US Department of Education developing the Hispanic Service Institutions branch to expand its baccalaureate nursing program. The funding will also be used to modernize the science …

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DRIVER ALERT! City teams are busy at night from Wednesday to Saturday

Yakima Town crews are busy with a gas line installation project that will impact traffic on a section of South 1st Street overnight for the remainder of the week. Drivers can expect nighttime closures from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. A press release from the city says Brothers Construction must …

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Education Development Corporation Announces Second Quarter and Year-To-Date Results for Fiscal 2022

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your 1-week free trial here. Tulsa, Oklahoma – (Newsfile Corp. – October 7, 2021) – Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ: EDUC) (“EDC”, or the “Company”) (http://www.edcpub.com) today released its financial results for the second quarter and since the beginning of the fiscal year ended …

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Royal Caribbean partners with U.S. Virgin Islands to improve tourism product – Cruise Industry News

The Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPA) and Royal Caribbean Group have partnered to revitalize the US Virgin Islands cruise industry with Royal Caribbean Group’s commitment to develop infrastructure and attractions. A memorandum of understanding between the two organizations was signed by VIPA executive director Carlton Dowe and Royal Caribbean group …

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Merck to seek emergency clearance for oral treatment for Covid-19

A nurse cares for a Covid-19 patient at SSM Health St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma City, August 24, 2021. Nick Oxford | Reuters Merck and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics plan to seek emergency clearance for their oral antiviral treatment for Covid-19, after the drug showed “convincing results” in clinical trials. The drug, …

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Choice unveils the new Cambria prototype

Choice Hotels International on Thursday announced a smaller prototype of its upscale Cambria brand, designed to launch the brand in secondary locations, according to the company. The new prototype has less square footage than the 130 US Cambria properties currently open, largely in urban areas, or in the pipeline. The …

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Bigger than ever, Beautiful Land appears in downtown Ames on Sunday

The creations made by students at Ames High School and the lightly worn Halloween costumes sold by the Ark of Friendship are two of the new features in the Beautiful Land Fall Pop-Up Market. The Ames-based event, which showcases handmade and vintage items, will be held from 11 a.m. to …

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Irish Minister in North America for the Tourism Blitz

Irish Tourism Minister Catherine Martin traveled to Whistling Straits, Wisconsin on Friday to witness the start of the Ryder Cup competition between Europe and the United States, which the Americans won with a record score from 19-9. Ireland will host the Ryder Cup at Adare Manor in County Limerick in …

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Great Falls Travel Agency invites applications for artist to create mural

GREAT FALLS – Great Falls Montana Tourism will soon be relocating to 15 Overlook Drive (Flag Hill) and is seeking nominations for an artist to create a mural in the office space. The tourist office is currently located downtown at 100 1st Avenue North. Once the renovations are complete, the …

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Rural Tennessee Counties Receive Tourist Boost Under New Plan

The state wants to attract tourists from Tennessee to rural lands and distressed counties under a new plan. The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation has announced the start of an economic development plan that will encourage tourism in nine counties, according to a press release on Tuesday. “Accelerating the …

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Tourist tax fixing records during recent COVID outbreak in Polk County

LAKELAND – The focus on amateur athletics and outdoor tourism has helped drive record increases in tax revenue on beds according to Polk County Tourism & Sports Marketing. Hoteliers in the rest of Florida, meanwhile, are expected to see a drop as business travelers cancel their trips due to the …

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Petroteq Provides Company Update

SHERMAN OAKS, CA / ACCESSWIRE / September 17, 2021 / Petroteq Energy Inc. (“Petroteq“or the”Society“) (TSXV: PQE) (OTC PINK: PQEFF) (FRA: PQCF), an oil company focused on the development and implementation of its proprietary oil extraction and remediation technologies, provides the update next. As previously announced, the Canadian cease trade …

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Bolt Metals provides update on the Cyclops Nickel-Cobalt project; License renewal in progress

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC et al. Claim your 1-week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sep 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Bolt Metals Corp. (“Lock“or the”Society“) (CSE: BOLT) (FRANKFURT: A2QEUB) (OTCQB: PCRCF) provides an update on the Company’s 5,000 hectare nickel-cobalt …

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Norseman Silver Inc.Announces Grant of Options

Vancouver, British Columbia –News Direct– Norseman Silver Inc. Vancouver, British Columbia – TheNewswire – September 3, 2021 – Norseman Silver Inc. (TSXV: NOC) (“Norseman” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that, pursuant to the Stock Option Plan of shares of the Company and the policies of the TSX Venture …

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The business travel register is now open

Sunday August 29, 2021, 1:07 p.m.Press release: MBIE With the plan for Auckland and Northland remaining on COVID-19 Alert Level 4 while the rest of the country moves to Alert Level 3 from 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday August 31, the business travel register has now been activated for that companies …

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UN publishes dazzling assessment of the state of climate change

Climate change has been altering the Earth in “unprecedented” ways for thousands – and in some cases, hundreds of thousands – of years, according to a dazzling report released by the United Nations on Monday. The sobering assessment also found that some of the changes that are already happening, such …

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So is James Craig running for governor?

Retired Detroit Police Chief James Craig this week showcased what looked like the start of a political campaign: an eye-catching logo, video introducing himself, and an official campaign fundraiser package with the State. But his team calls it all “exploratory”. So what is it ? Technically, under the state campaign …

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Soldo raises $ 180 million for its professional expense management platform – TechCrunch

Expense management has long been an issue for employees and accounting departments: for many, tracking and analyzing how money is spent on behalf of a business is just too mired in legacy software. ill-equipped to meet more modern demands. Today, a UK startup building solutions to bring the process into …

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GGRAsia – Group of Casino Advisors Launches C3 Gaming Consulting Firm

Group of casino advisors launch C3 Gaming consulting firm Jul 21, 2021 News desk Industry Discussion, Latest News   A number of casino and hospitality industry veterans have come together to form Casino Consultants Consortium, also known as C3 Gaming. A press release issued Monday from Nevada, US, described C3 …

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Highway Workers Memorial to debut at Great New York State Fair in 2021

An artistic representation of the Highway Workers Memorial, courtesy of the Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo. Mon Jul 19, 2021 2:50 PM Honoring Workers Who Lost Their Lives by Protecting the Public While Maintaining a Safe Road System in New York Governor Andrew Cuomo recently announced that a new …

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Ducey promotes tourism with grants from the Visit Arizona initiative

In an effort to position Arizona to attract visitors eager to travel after vaccination, the state will set aside more than $ 100 million in federal funds for a new initiative to support the recovery of the state’s tourism industry. , including $ 60 million in grants. Gov. Doug Ducey …

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JD Power poll: Hotel guests want breakfast back

A major change in many hotel brands since the start of the pandemic has been the removal or reduction of breakfast. This change was not welcomed by much of the traveling public, who expressed their dissatisfaction with the reduced variety and quality of breakfast, if offered, in the study of …

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Petroteq announces debt conversions

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your 1-week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. SHERMAN OAKS, CA / ACCESSWIRE / July 1, 2021 / Petroteq Energy Inc. (“Petroteq“or the”Company“) (TSXV: PQE) (OTC PINK: PQEFF) (FSE: PQCF), an integrated petroleum company focused on the …

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New homeless shelter in Northampton looking for volunteers

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – United Way of Hampshire County is looking for volunteers to help run a recently opened homeless shelter in downtown Northampton. The homeless shelter at First Churches in Northampton is run by ServiceNet and opened on December 4. According to a press release sent to 22News, the …

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Biden-Harris administration pushes for offshore wind and jobs

In line with the Biden-Harris administration’s “whole-of-government” approach to climate change announced in its Executive Orders on Days 1 and 7, on March 29, the administration announced a variety of concrete initiatives that executive agencies will take to accelerate the development, licensing and construction of offshore wind projects in the …

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ICE announces record 14,419 Murban crude oil futures traded on April 7

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE), a leading global provider of data, technology and market infrastructure, today announced that a record 14,419 futures contracts on ICE Murban crude oil traded on ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (“IFAD”) on April 7, marking its highest …

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