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Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors on Mass Shooting in Buffalo

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Sunday, May 15, 2022 - 1:57am

"Once again America's mayors are shocked and devastated by a mass shooting -- this time at a Buffalo supermarket in which a heavily armed gunman wearing tactical gear killed 10 people and wounded three others while livestreaming the event. The FBI is investigating it as a hate crime racially motivated by violent extremism. 

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Below is a statement by Tom Cochran, CEO and Executive Director of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, on today's mass shooting in Buffalo:
    How many times must this tragedy repeat itself before Congress acts to reduce gun violence in our nation?
  • "Once again America's mayors are shocked and devastated by a mass shooting -- this time at a Buffalo supermarket in which a heavily armed gunman wearing tactical gear killed 10 people and wounded three others while livestreaming the event.The FBI is investigating it as a hate crime racially motivated by violent extremism.
  • About the United States Conference of Mayors-- The U.S. Conference of Mayors is the official nonpartisan organization of cities with populations of 30,000 or more.
  • There are more than 1,400 such cities in the country today, and each city is represented in the Conference by its chief elected official, the mayor.

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against Arqit and Amazon and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 2:00am

Arqit is a cybersecurity company that purports to be developing quantum encryption technology to secure against cyber-attacks.

Key Points: 
  • Arqit is a cybersecurity company that purports to be developing quantum encryption technology to secure against cyber-attacks.
  • Following todays news, the price of Arqit stock dropped $2.57 per share, over 17%, to close at $12.49 per share.
  • Then, on April 6, 2022, The Wall Street Journal published an article entitled SEC Is Investigating How Amazon Disclosed Business Practices.
  • For more information on the Amazon class action go to: https://bespc.com/cases/AMZN
    About Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against Arqit and Amazon and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 2:00am

Arqit is a cybersecurity company that purports to be developing quantum encryption technology to secure against cyber-attacks.

Key Points: 
  • Arqit is a cybersecurity company that purports to be developing quantum encryption technology to secure against cyber-attacks.
  • Following todays news, the price of Arqit stock dropped $2.57 per share, over 17%, to close at $12.49 per share.
  • Then, on April 6, 2022, The Wall Street Journal published an article entitled SEC Is Investigating How Amazon Disclosed Business Practices.
  • For more information on the Amazon class action go to: https://bespc.com/cases/AMZN
    About Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.

Women's Rowing Commemorated on Stamps

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 4:00pm

PHILADELPHIA, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of women and their advancement in the sport of competitive rowing, the U.S. Postal Service issued a pane of 20 Women's Rowing Forever stamps today. The dedication took place at the Philadelphia Girls' Rowing Club on the bank of the Schuylkill River. The rowing club is the oldest women owned and operated in the United States. It was founded in 1938.

Key Points: 
  • Postal Service issued a pane of 20 Women's Rowing Forever stamps today.
  • "Women's competitive rowing requires strength, endurance and determination, and we hope these new stamps inspire you to push yourself harder to reach your goals and succeed at anything keep rowing."
  • The Women's Rowing Forever stamps are being sold in panes of 20 stamps.
  • News of the Women's Rowing stamps is being shared with the hashtag #WomensRowingStamps.

neurocare group AG announces TGA approval of Apollo TMS System with product launch at RANZCP Congress in Sydney

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 4:00pm

neurocare will be launching the Apollo TMS system at the upcoming Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatry (RANZCP) 2022 Congress, held in Sydney from May 15-19, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • neurocare will be launching the Apollo TMS system at the upcoming Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatry (RANZCP) 2022 Congress, held in Sydney from May 15-19, 2022.
  • Alongside the Medicare rebates, neurocare CEO Thomas Mechtersheimer believes the Apollo TMS System will be a game changer in the treatment of depression: "TGA approval of our Apollo TMS system, which already has regulatory approval in Europe and the United States, marks an important step forward in Australian psychiatry.
  • The annual RANZCP Congress provides a unique opportunity to connect with Australian psychiatrists interested in treatment innovations and updates in their field.
  • Earlier this year, neurocare's two-part training for clinicians looking to integrate TMS was accredited by RANZCP and is currently the only RANZCP endorsed TMS training courses in the country.

Home Bank and FHLB Dallas to Help Fund Revival of Historic Louisiana Property

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 3:07pm

Home Bank and FHLB Dallas provided $750,000 in initial funding.

Key Points: 
  • Home Bank and FHLB Dallas provided $750,000 in initial funding.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    The vacant hospital property was built in the early 1950s and was expanded in 1966 and again in 1985.
  • Between 1990 and 2021, FHLB Dallas awarded $344.6 million in AHP and Homeownership Set-Aside Programs and assisted nearly 60,000 households.
  • Greg Hettrick, first vice president and director of Community Investment at FHLB Dallas, said Home Bank is a strong proponent of affordable housing.

Term Limits Super PAC Launches Ads Hitting Cuellar for Refusing Term Limits Pledge

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 1:44pm

LAREDO, Texas, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Term Limits Super PAC announced it will run TV ads from now through election day in Texas' 28th congressional district.

Key Points: 
  • LAREDO, Texas, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Term Limits Super PAC announced it will run TV ads from now through election day in Texas' 28th congressional district.
  • Cuellar's opponent in the Democratic primary runoff, Jessica Cisneros, has signed the pledge and is a strong supporter of term limits on Congress.
  • "We are excited to be able to tell runoff voters that Jessica Cisneros is the candidate who favors real term limits on Congress, while Henry Cuellar is a career politician who represents the status quo," said Bob Costello, Treasurer of Term Limits Super PAC.
  • Term Limits pledge but Cuellar has refused, Cisneros takes a substantial lead over Cuellar.

Genenta to Present at Upcoming Scientific Congresses ASGCT, BTM, ASCO and EHA

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 12:30pm

Temferon is based on ex-vivo gene transfer into autologous hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells (HSPCs) to deliver immunomodulatory molecules directly via tumor-infiltrating monocytes/macrophages (Tie2 Expressing Monocytes - TEMs).

Key Points: 
  • Temferon is based on ex-vivo gene transfer into autologous hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells (HSPCs) to deliver immunomodulatory molecules directly via tumor-infiltrating monocytes/macrophages (Tie2 Expressing Monocytes - TEMs).
  • Statements in this press release contain forward-looking statements, within the meaning of the U.S.
  • All statements, other than statements of historical fact, contained in this press release are forward-looking statements.
  • Further, certain forward-looking statements are based on assumptions as to future events that may not prove to be accurate.

Community Health Systems Invests in Maternal-Fetal Early Warning System to Advance Patient Safety in Obstetric Programs

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 1:00pm

Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CYH) announced today that its affiliated hospitals offering obstetrics services have deployed PeriWatch Vigilance, an artificial intelligence-based maternal-fetal early warning system.

Key Points: 
  • Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CYH) announced today that its affiliated hospitals offering obstetrics services have deployed PeriWatch Vigilance, an artificial intelligence-based maternal-fetal early warning system.
  • Community Health Systems and PeriGen will present early results following implementation of Vigilance at the IHI Patient Safety Congress next week, including improvements in two modifiable factors that can contribute to birth injuries.
  • Were proud to be a part of the systems commitment to advancements in patient safety and to help keep mothers and babies safe.
  • Shares in Community Health Systems, Inc. are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol CYH.

RINO Carlos Gimenez (FL-26) Continues to Vote with Nancy Pelosi and the Radical Democrats in Congress: Wasteful $40 Billion U.S. Taxpayer Funded Handout to Ukraine

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 12:59pm

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- RINO Carlos Gimenez (FL-26th Congressional District) continues to vote with Nancy Pelosi and the radical Democrats in Congress.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- RINO Carlos Gimenez (FL-26th Congressional District) continues to vote with Nancy Pelosi and the radical Democrats in Congress.
  • RINO Gimenez voted for the wasteful $40 Billion Taxpayer funded handout to Ukraine, while millions of U.S. Citizens are homeless and starving on the streets.
  • RINO Gimenezotherwise known as a Socialist Democrat, has a long record of supporting radical socialist policy, dating back to his time as Miami-Dade Mayor.
  • In Washington, D.C., RINO Gimenez has voted with Nancy Pelosi and the radical leftists.