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Nikola And Ryder Terminate Service Partner Agreement To Allow Each Other To Expand Partnership Opportunities

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 1:00am

As a result, both companies are able to explore emerging opportunities within the rapidly growing commercial transportation industry.

Key Points: 
  • As a result, both companies are able to explore emerging opportunities within the rapidly growing commercial transportation industry.
  • Nikola and Ryder view this decision positively and are both now open to business arrangements with other partners as the industry continues to evolve.
  • "Ryder has been incredible to work with and they have been with us since late 2016," says Trevor Milton, CEO Nikola Corporation.
  • "As the market evolves, each of us are now free to expand our operations to other partners, something the previous agreement did not allow us to do.

Caps and Gowns Go On at Home: iQ Academy Minnesota to Celebrate Class of 2020 with Online Commencement

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 3:54pm

iQ Academy Minnesota (iQMN), an online public school program of Fergus Falls Public Schools, will honor the Class of 2020 at an online commencement ceremony on Friday, May 29 alongside the graduating seniors of Kennedy Secondary School.

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  • iQ Academy Minnesota (iQMN), an online public school program of Fergus Falls Public Schools, will honor the Class of 2020 at an online commencement ceremony on Friday, May 29 alongside the graduating seniors of Kennedy Secondary School.
  • This year, iQMN will graduate 47 students, many of whom have been enrolled at iQMN their entire high school career.
  • iQMN students access a robust online curriculum in the core subjects and a host of electives, and attend live virtual classes taught by state-licensed teachers.
  • Details of the graduation ceremony are as follows:
    iQ Academy Minnesota is an accredited, full and part-time online public school program of Independent School District No.

 Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition Is Now Available on Nintendo Switch

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 2:00pm

Join Shulk as he courageously fights for the future and unravels the secrets of the powerful Monado blade in the Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition game, which is now available for the Nintendo Switch family of systems.

Key Points: 
  • Join Shulk as he courageously fights for the future and unravels the secrets of the powerful Monado blade in the Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition game, which is now available for the Nintendo Switch family of systems.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200529005131/en/
    Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition is now available at a suggested retail price of $59.99.
  • Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition is now available at a suggested retail price of $59.99.
  • About Nintendo: The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Nintendo Switch system and the Nintendo 3DS family of portable systems.

LegalShield Saved its Members Over $20 Million in 2019

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 2:00pm

Over the last three years, LegalShields provider law firms have recovered or received more than $75 million for plan members.

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  • Over the last three years, LegalShields provider law firms have recovered or received more than $75 million for plan members.
  • If you have ever said, I want to speak to your supervisor, then you need LegalShield, said Jeff Bell, CEO of LegalShield.
  • In 2019, there were 1,762,000 requests for legal services with LegalShields network of dedicated law firms across the U.S. and Canada.
  • Its IDShield identity theft solution for individuals and families has more than one million members.

RGENIX Shows Clinical Activity of Novel Agent RGX-202 in Patients with KRAS Mutant Colorectal Cancer in Phase 1 Trial

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 1:02pm

Due to increased metabolic demand, KRAS mutant tumors are highly susceptible to blockade of SLC6a8.

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  • Due to increased metabolic demand, KRAS mutant tumors are highly susceptible to blockade of SLC6a8.
  • The target of RGX-202, the SLC6a8/CKB pathway, is over-expressed in several prevalent cancer types, including KRAS mutant colorectal cancer.
  • In a Phase 1 dose escalation, RGX-202 demonstrated clinical activity as a single agent in the KRAS mutant CRC setting.
  • A Phase 1b study assessing the safety and clinical activity of RGX-202 in combination with FOLFIRI is ongoing.

Maine Virtual Academy Celebrates 2020 Graduates in a COVID Era: School Will Provide Pre-Recorded Ceremonies So Families Can Access and Celebrate from Their Own Homes

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 1:30pm

This year, MEVA will graduate over 60 students, many of whom have been enrolled at MEVA their entire high school career.

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  • This year, MEVA will graduate over 60 students, many of whom have been enrolled at MEVA their entire high school career.
  • Maine families are a determined bunch, and while its been a very challenging year for all Maine students, we are excited for the opportunity to help our students celebrate their graduation online, said MEVA Head of School Dr. Melinda Browne.
  • Candelais Kara will serve as Valedictorian and is considering UMO or York University in Toronto in the fall.
  • Maine Virtual Academy (MEVA) is a full-time online public charter school that serves students in grades 7 through 12.

LetsGetChecked Debuts FDA EUA-Authorized At-Home Coronavirus (COVID-19) Sure-track Test

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 12:57pm

Offering an end-to-end model, LetsGetCheckeds new Sure-track Test introduces the most complete FDA EUA-authorized Coronavirus at-home testing solution.

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  • Offering an end-to-end model, LetsGetCheckeds new Sure-track Test introduces the most complete FDA EUA-authorized Coronavirus at-home testing solution.
  • The at-home Coronavirus (COVID-19) test incorporates a nasal swab and PCR lab analysis, offering convenient and secure results in 24 hours.
  • Unlike serology tests that detect the presence of antibodies, the at-home COVID-19 test determines the presence or absence of SARS-CoV-2 viral RNA.
  • The at-home Coronavirus test is accompanied by LetsGetCheckeds connected platform offering 24/7 telehealth services supported by licensed healthcare professionals and timely guidance on containment and care for those who test positive.

Zlatko Rihter Appointed New CEO of Mölnlycke

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:06am

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, May 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Zlatko Rihter has been appointed President and CEO of the medical solutions company, Mlnlycke Health Care AB.

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  • GOTHENBURG, Sweden, May 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Zlatko Rihter has been appointed President and CEO of the medical solutions company, Mlnlycke Health Care AB.
  • Zlatko Rihter is a Swedish citizen and currently President and CEO of Sweden-based CellaVision, a world-leading provider of digital solutions for medical microscopy in the field of hematology, listed on Nasdaq Nordic.
  • "We are very pleased to see Zlatko Rihter joining Mlnlycke.
  • Zlatko Rihter's starting date as President and CEO of Mlnlycke is still to be confirmed.

Aramark Opens More Than 100 Pop-Up Grocery Stores for Frontline Healthcare Workers

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 10:04pm

To date, Aramark has opened more than 100 pop-up stores.

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  • To date, Aramark has opened more than 100 pop-up stores.
  • The Company is transforming existing retail spaces into grocery stores offering a variety of fresh baked goods, bread, milk, eggs, non-perishable items, paper towels, health & beauty aids and more.
  • These mini-marts stock basic and hard-to-get items that Aramark is able to source through its vast distributor network.
  • Creating these pop-up grocery stores is our way of providing a small convenience for them to procure essential items they need.

DeVry University Answers the Call to Reskill America With Complimentary Technology Skills-Building Video Series

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 8:00pm

With more Americans unemployed than at any time in recent history, upskilling and reskilling has become an urgent priority.

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  • With more Americans unemployed than at any time in recent history, upskilling and reskilling has become an urgent priority.
  • Answering that call, DeVry University announced today the release of a complimentary Skills-Building Video Series that dives into some of the most in-demand technology and business skills in the workforce today, including coding with Python, data analytics, IOT fundamentals and even enhancing Excel skills for business.
  • The self-paced videos empower students and professionals to develop and enhance highly sought-after, practical work skills1 for todays difficult economy.
  • Many of those careers require immersion in technologies of the future, such as Python programming, IoT, machine learning and data analytics.