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Global Liver Institute Applauds Congresswoman Velázquez and Senator Duckworth for Bold Action on Liver Cancer

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 3:12pm

Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) to improve the lives of all people impacted by liver disease.

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  • Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) to improve the lives of all people impacted by liver disease.
  • The need for urgent Congressional action becomes evident when we consider that since 1980 the incidence of liver cancer in the United States has tripled, and death rates have nearly doubled.
  • We also encourage you to sign and share GLIs Liver Cancer Call To Action , pledging support to double the five-year survival rate for liver cancer.
  • Global Liver Institute (GLI) is the only patient-created and patient-driven nonprofit organization tackling liver health and all liver disease holistically.

U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee Holds Hearing on Ethiopia's Tigray Conflict

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 3:17pm

DENVER, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, following the U.S. Congressional House Foreign Affairs Committee Hearing on House Resolution 445, the Ethiopian American Civic Council (EACC) released the following statement from EACC Chairman and Founder Deacon Yoseph Tafari.

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  • DENVER, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, following the U.S. Congressional House Foreign Affairs Committee Hearing on House Resolution 445, the Ethiopian American Civic Council (EACC) released the following statement from EACC Chairman and Founder Deacon Yoseph Tafari.
  • 445 to end the conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region and allow for the flow of humanitarian assistance, today's Congressional hearing unfortunately reinforced that US policy in Ethiopia is misguided and misinformed.
  • 445, fail to fully hold the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) accountable forthe unprovoked attack of the Ethiopian Defense Forces on November 4, 2020.
  • It is unspeakable to ask the Ethiopian Government to engage in talks with the TPLF terrorists, as H. Res.

New Study from StrategyR Highlights a $31.9 Billion Global Market for Online Home Rental Services by 2026

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 3:03pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Online Home Rental Services - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Online Home Rental Services - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .
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    Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Online Home Rental Services estimated at US$14 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$31.9 Billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 14.6% over the analysis period.
  • The U.S. Market is Estimated at $4.8 Billion in 2021, While China is Forecast to Reach $5.6 Billion by 2026
    The Online Home Rental Services market in the U.S. is estimated at US$4.8 Billion in the year 2021.
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc., ( www.strategyr.com ) is a renowned market research publisher the world`s only influencer driven market research company.

RepresentUs Launches Gerry's Partisan Pizza Shop In Texas' New Gerrymandered 37th Congressional District

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

For residents of Texas' new 37th congressional district, Gerry's Partisan Pizza will offer free pizza at its brick-and-mortar location at The Backspace on 507 San Jacinto Blvd in Downtown Austin and deliver within a zone that exists exclusively within the district's manipulated electoral boundaries--not one house further away. Customers that qualify for Gerry's Partisan Pizza can choose from pizza types that include Mandered Margherita, Choosing Voters Cheese, and Politicians' Pick Pepperoni, and will also receive information about how their right to vote is being suppressed and how they can fight back. This delicious activation comes as corrupt politicians nationwide are preparing to slice their districts to their political benefit, regardless of what voters want and brings awareness to how gerrymandering undermines our democracy.

Key Points: 
  • You can see if you qualify for Gerry's Partisan Pizza here or text "Pizza" to 505-405-9505 to talk to Gerry himself.
  • "By rigging the delivery zone of Gerry's Partisan Pizza, RepresentUs is showing voters how politicians manipulate voting districts to rig elections and giving voters a way to do something about it."
  • Gerry's Partisan Pizza Truck will offer free pizza and information to Americans in gerrymandered districts to show how the practice limits voting rights across the country.
  • Gerry's Partisan Pizza builds upon the critical work RepresentUs has done during the 2021 redistricting cycle to promote gerrymandering reform.

Art Hearts Fashion Lights Up Los Angeles Fashion Week with Series of Runway Shows and Events

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 1:49pm

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --All eyes were on the runway last week as designers showcased transformative collections for Los Angeles Fashion Week Powered by Art Hearts Fashion.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --All eyes were on the runway last week as designers showcased transformative collections for Los Angeles Fashion Week Powered by Art Hearts Fashion.
  • The week proved to be a moment for emerging creators and renowned designers alike, as guests saw inspired designs and head-turning wearable art.
  • The shows were a hotspot for celebrities and influencers who came out eager to get a first look at the season's latest trends.
  • EyeBuyDirect, partnered with Los Angeles Fashion Week as a Presenting Sponsor, providing designers with the hottest styles for models walking the runway.

Join Us for a Virtual Open House for Graduate Programs, November 17 @ 5:30 PM EST; Attendees Apply FREE at the event

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 1:00pm

Charter Oak State College, Connecticut's public online College, will host a virtual Open House for its Graduate Division programs on Wed., November 17 @ 5:30 PM EST.

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  • Charter Oak State College, Connecticut's public online College, will host a virtual Open House for its Graduate Division programs on Wed., November 17 @ 5:30 PM EST.
  • All individuals interested in elevating their career paths by completing a Graduate degree are invited to attend.
  • Attendees of the Open House can apply to any of the three Graduate programs FREE.
  • Charter Oak is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education and governed by Connecticut's Board of Regents for Higher Education.

Rémy Cointreau: An excellent first half: Sales up 52.0% on an organic basis

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 6:30am

The Group also posted very strong performance in China, notably during the Mid-Autumn Festival.

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  • The Group also posted very strong performance in China, notably during the Mid-Autumn Festival.
  • The House of Rmy Martin continued to pursue a range of initiatives to boost brand visibility and awareness.
  • First-half sales at the Liqueurs & Spirits division were up 46.9% on an organic basis, supported by strong demand.
  • First-half sales of Partner Brands were up 23.6% on an organic basis, benefitting from favourable base effects, particularly in Europe, and good momentum in the Benelux countries and the United Kingdom.

16th Seoul International Drama Awards 2021 Ends Successfully

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 2:00am

Seoul International Drama Awards 2021 , an international drama festival, was closed as it broadcasted live on the official SDA YouTube channel at 5 pm KST on 21st.

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  • Seoul International Drama Awards 2021 , an international drama festival, was closed as it broadcasted live on the official SDA YouTube channel at 5 pm KST on 21st.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211021005398/en/
    16th Seoul International Drama Awards 2021 was closed as it broadcasted live on the SDA YouTube channel at 5 pm KST on 21st.
  • At the International Competitions, The Golden Bird Prize for Serial Drama went to the Korean drama 'War in Life' and the Silver Bird Prize to 'Go Ahead'.
  • 'Vincenzo' took the victory of taking the Excellent Korean Drama while 'Taxi Driver', 'Start-Up', 'Kairos' shared the Outstanding Korean Drama Prize.

Borgeous & Cedric Gervais Headline 'American Scream' Halloween Amusement Park Takeover Oct. 29 in American Dream Entertainment Complex at the Meadowlands

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 11:15pm

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Friday, October 29, BTA Events will launch its Magic Carousel music series with the Grand Opening event "American Scream,'' a Halloween Amusement Park Takeover, featuring Borgeous & Cedric Gervais.

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  • EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Friday, October 29, BTA Events will launch its Magic Carousel music series with the Grand Opening event "American Scream,'' a Halloween Amusement Park Takeover, featuring Borgeous & Cedric Gervais.
  • The event will be held in North America's largest indoor amusement park, located within the American Dream entertainment complex.
  • American Dream is located in East Rutherford, New Jersey, and is sixmiles from Manhattan.
  • Platinum-selling DJ and producer Borgeous, and French-born/Miami resident, Grammy Award-winner Cedric Gervais, two of the most sought-after House DJs andelectronic music producers in the world today, will co-headline American Scream.

Roberto Mazzara to Donate 5% of Proceeds from Santa Maria Bell Auction to the American Cancer Society

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 10:53pm

The Santa Maria bell will be auctioned off on November 18 in Miami.

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  • The Santa Maria bell will be auctioned off on November 18 in Miami.
  • The bell was discovered by former Italian naval officer and underwater salvage expert Roberto Mazzara in 1994 off the coast of northern Portugal.
  • Mazzara believes that the auction "will be a wonderful opportunity to give the world of collectors access to this unique piece."
  • Five percent of the auction's proceeds will be donated to the American Cancer Society (ACS).