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Youth Climate Activism and Environmental Politics Explored in New Season Of Acclaimed Environmental Series EARTH FOCUS from KCET, Link TV and Thomson Reuters Foundation

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 9:45pm

Launched in 2007, EARTH FOCUS is the longest-running investigative environmental news program on U.S. television.

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  • Launched in 2007, EARTH FOCUS is the longest-running investigative environmental news program on U.S. television.
  • The series provides audiences with urgent global environmental coverage on key issues such as endangered species, climate change, environmental health and sustainable practices.
  • With three new episodes focused on international environmental politics co-produced by the Thomson Reuters Foundation and KCET, EARTH FOCUS continues its commitment to educate audiences about the global issues impacting our planet.
  • The Thomson Reuters Foundation is the corporate foundation of Thomson Reuters, the global news and information services company.

CAI International, Inc. Announces Q2 2020 Financial Release Date and Conference Call

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 10:50pm

If you are unable to participate during the live conference call and webcast, the call will be archived at www.capps.com for 30 days (click the “Investors” tab).

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If you are unable to participate during the live conference call and webcast, the call will be archived at www.capps.com for 30 days (click the “Investors” tab).
View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200731005490/en/

Cast of Hollywood Changemakers Fight Stigmas During Americans With Disabilities Act Celebration

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 4:15pm

Part of a larger week-long celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADA30 Summit: Fighting Stigmas With Hollywood airs live on Wednesday, July 29, from 1:00-3:30 p.m.

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  • Part of a larger week-long celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADA30 Summit: Fighting Stigmas With Hollywood airs live on Wednesday, July 29, from 1:00-3:30 p.m.
  • Everything's Gonna Be Okay'sKayla CromerandRamy'sRamy YoussefandSteve Waywill talk about disability representation in young adult entertainment media with RespectAbility's Hollywood Inclusion AssociateTatiana Lee.
  • In a conversation moderated byAppelbaum, journalistsVictoria Arlen(ESPN),Tim Gray(Variety),Kristen Lopez(IndieWire) andDino-Ray Ramos(Deadline Hollywood) will discuss disability representation in news media.
  • This series is made possible through the generosity ofComcastNBCUniversal, the Murray/Reese Foundation, Sony Pictures Entertainment and The Walt Disney Company.

1,000 Jobs and Counting: Digital Works Marks Milestone in Telework Training and Job Placement Program

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 3:05am

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky., July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The digital training and career mentoring program Digital Works (DW) today marked a major milestone1,000 job placements.

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  • FORT CAMPBELL, Ky., July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The digital training and career mentoring program Digital Works (DW) today marked a major milestone1,000 job placements.
  • CN will also announce future plans for DW, including how communities can bring it to their area.
  • "Digital Works focuses on remote work opportunities which can be leveraged by people with all kinds of backgrounds who are living anywhere in the country.
  • It's one reason we have had a high rate of success helping military spousesthese jobs can move with them."

Turbine Labs Announces Content License Partnership with Reuters

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 11:07am

As part of this agreement, Turbine Labs premium content subscribers will be able to access and consume the full text of Reuters news stories within the Turbine Labs platform, removing friction and distractions from the information gathering and analysis process.

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  • As part of this agreement, Turbine Labs premium content subscribers will be able to access and consume the full text of Reuters news stories within the Turbine Labs platform, removing friction and distractions from the information gathering and analysis process.
  • As one of the most well-respected news gathering and distribution organizations in the world, we are honored to integrate Reuters incredible journalism into the Turbine Labs platform, said Leigh Fatzinger, Founder, and CEO of Turbine Labs.
  • Reuters high-quality journalism and images will be available as a part of Turbine Labs Premium Content plan starting August 15, 2020.
  • Most importantly, the Turbine Labs Premium Content plan ensures publishers are paid fairly for their journalism, helping news organizations - both local and global - thrive and grow.

Thomson Reuters Announces Two New Leadership Appointments to Drive Innovation and Integration

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:15pm

"I am pleased to welcome Kirsty Roth as our Chief Operations and Technology Officer, and David Wong as our new Chief Product Officer," said Hasker.

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  • "I am pleased to welcome Kirsty Roth as our Chief Operations and Technology Officer, and David Wong as our new Chief Product Officer," said Hasker.
  • We are determined to enhance both innovation and integration across the company and to do so means we must attract world-class talent to help drive the business forward.
  • In Kirsty and David, I am confident we have two seasoned performers who will enable us to achieve these objectives," he continued.
  • For more information on Thomson Reuters, visittr.comand for the latest world news,reuters.com.

Thomson Reuters Second-Quarter 2020 Earnings Announcement and Webcast Scheduled for August 5, 2020

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 4:00pm

Conference call and webcast scheduled for 8:30 a.m. EDT

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  • Conference call and webcast scheduled for 8:30 a.m. EDT
    TORONTO, July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomson Reuters (NYSE, TSX: TRI) announced today that its second-quarter 2020 earnings will be issued via news release on Wednesday, August 5, 2020.
  • Steve Hasker, president and chief executive officer, and Mike Eastwood, chief financial officer, will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast that morning at 8:30 a.m. EDT.
  • You can access the webcast by visiting the " Investor Relations " section of the Thomson Reuters website.
  • For more information on Thomson Reuters, visit tr.com and for the latest world news, reuters.com .

Business Reporter: Why Expanding Access to Healthcare Is Key to Tackling Hypertension in Africa

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 11:00am

To find out more about AstraZeneca's work in access to healthcare and Healthy Heart Africa, you can read more and watch the video here .

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  • To find out more about AstraZeneca's work in access to healthcare and Healthy Heart Africa, you can read more and watch the video here .
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  • Business Reporter also hosts conferences, breakfast meetings and exclusive summits, events which bring together some of the most influential decision makers and innovators in modern business.
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Fareed Zakaria and Two International Digital News Pioneers to Receive Prestigious Journalism Awards

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

Zakaria , whose thoughtful insights and expert analysis have helped Americans make sense of complex global issues for nearly three decades, will receive the ICFJ Founders Award for Excellence in Journalism.

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  • Zakaria , whose thoughtful insights and expert analysis have helped Americans make sense of complex global issues for nearly three decades, will receive the ICFJ Founders Award for Excellence in Journalism.
  • "Fareed is one of the smartest analysts on foreign policy," ICFJ President Joyce Barnathan said.
  • The ICFJ Knight International Journalism Award will go to Egyptian editor Lina Attalah .
  • ICFJ's Tribute to Journalists 2020 event will take ICFJ's Annual Awards Dinner Washington, D.C.'s top international journalism event from one ballroom to the world.

Scoop News Group Honors the 2020 Best Bosses in Federal IT Winners

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 1:00pm

WASHINGTON, June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Scoop News Group today announced the winners of FedScoop's 2020 Best Bosses in Federal IT awards.

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  • WASHINGTON, June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Scoop News Group today announced the winners of FedScoop's 2020 Best Bosses in Federal IT awards.
  • Each year, the Best Bosses list honors the outstanding achievements of leaders from the government tech community who demonstrate vision and inspiration, rallying their teams to deliver innovative technology solutions to serve American citizens.
  • That's why we wanted recognize the Best Bosses in Federal IT and showcase their insights on what it takes to be a great leader."
  • Scoop News Group (SNG) is the parent company of CyberScoop, FedScoop, StateScoop, EdScoop and WorkScoop.