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Recently Released Book, the Perfect First Year Teacher by Abraam Abdelnour, Provides Insight for Educators Who Seek to Become Effective Early in Their Careers

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 9:09pm

The Perfect First Year Teacher is designed with a simple goal in mind: showing young teachers how to step into the world of education with confidence.

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  • The Perfect First Year Teacher is designed with a simple goal in mind: showing young teachers how to step into the world of education with confidence.
  • Too many teachers enter the profession lacking the energy, presence, and self-assurance to succeed in their first roles.
  • The Perfect First Year Teacher: Simple Strategies that Work is available for purchase on Amazon.com and Goodreads.
  • Visit www.teacherspayteachers.com/store/you-learning-math to access more of his educational materials, visit his blog at www.youlearningmath.com or follow him on Instagram @You_Learning_Math .

SAIC Schedules Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2023 Earnings Conference Call for September 1 at 10 a.m. ET

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 1:00pm

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC ) is scheduled to issue its second quarter fiscal year 2023 results before market open on Thursday, September 1, 2022.

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  • Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC ) is scheduled to issue its second quarter fiscal year 2023 results before market open on Thursday, September 1, 2022.
  • SAIC executive management will discuss operational and financial results in a conference call beginning at 10:00 a.m. eastern time, following issuance of the company's earnings press release.
  • The conference call will be webcast simultaneously to the public through a link on the Investor Relations section of the SAIC website .
  • Additionally, a supplemental presentation will be available to the public through links on the Investor Relations section of the SAIC website.

Canada Nickel Company Initiates Federal Permitting Process for Crawford Nickel Project

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 12:00pm

TORONTO, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Canada Nickel Company Inc. ("Canada Nickel" or the "Company") (TSXV: CNC) (OTCQX: CNIKF) announced today that the federal Impact Assessment permitting process for the Company's Crawford Nickel Project has been initiated following the acceptance by the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the "Agency") of the Company's Initial Project Description (the "IPD").

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  • TORONTO, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Canada Nickel Company Inc. ("Canada Nickel" or the "Company") (TSXV: CNC) (OTCQX: CNIKF) announced today that the federal Impact Assessment permitting process for the Company's Crawford Nickel Project has been initiated following the acceptance by the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the "Agency") of the Company's Initial Project Description (the "IPD").
  • "We would like to thank all who have taken the time to provide feedback, and to reiterate the significant role each individual can play in the careful and informed design, development, and operation of the Crawford Nickel Project," said Mark Selby, Chair and CEO of Canada Nickel.
  • Following the submission of an IPD draft to the Agency in May 2022 (see news release Canada Nickel Takes Important Step in Crawford Nickel Project Permitting Process, 12/05/2022 ), Canada Nickel initiated an extensive round of engagement on the IPD, hosting more than 20 meetings with Indigenous communities, project stakeholders, and the general public to present key content from the IPD and enable follow up Q&As.
  • Canada Nickel provides investors with leverage to nickel in low political risk jurisdictions.Canada Nickel is currently anchored by its 100% owned flagship Crawford Nickel Sulphide Property in theheartoftheprolific Timmins-Cochraneminingcamp.Formoreinformation,pleasevisit www.canadanickel.com.

Concord Coalition Welcomes Deficit Reduction Goals of Democratic Climate, Tax and Health Care Bill, but Warns that Back-Loaded Savings May Never Take Effect

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Sunday, August 7, 2022 - 9:04pm

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Concord Coalition today welcomed the deficit reduction goals of the Democratic Climate, Tax and Health Care bill, but cautioned that the heavily back-loaded nature of the savings poses a significant risk that some of those savings will never take effect.

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  • WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Concord Coalition today welcomed the deficit reduction goals of the Democratic Climate, Tax and Health Care bill, but cautioned that the heavily back-loaded nature of the savings poses a significant risk that some of those savings will never take effect.
  • But two-thirds of those savings don't materialize until the last half of the budget window.
  • If the intent is to make the expanded premium subsidies permanent, Congress should find a way to offset that cost."
  • For more fiscal news and analysis, visit concordcoalition.org and follow us on Facebook @ConcordCoalition and on Twitter: @ConcordC

Web3 Token-powered Social Platform Taki Opens Access; Over Half A Million People Are Now Off The Waitlist

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 7:08pm

Taki is granting phased access to more than half a million new enthusiastic users who have been on the waitlist.

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  • Taki is granting phased access to more than half a million new enthusiastic users who have been on the waitlist.
  • They can now access Taki with no waiting and register before anyone else takes their desired name.
  • Taki also allows users to create their own user coins to build their individual token economies on the Taki platform.
  • The web3 venture studios mission is to onboard the next 100 million people to web3.

Pinner Construction Files Lawsuit Confirming Arbitrator's Decision Alleging Scheme that Cheated California Taxpayers Out of More Than $20 Million in the Construction of a Public Performing Arts Center

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 5:29pm

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinner Construction ("Pinner"), a century-old Southern California construction firm, today filed a lawsuit against the Los Angeles Community College District (the "School District") and its construction project consultants, alleging fraud, corruption, and racketeering conduct surrounding the construction of the School District's performing and media arts center, following the findings of a prestigious arbitrator that the District "consultants" were guilty of bad faith and wrong doing.

Key Points: 
  • The law suit was reported in a major front page story in California news section by the Los Angeles Times this morning.
  • The Times headlined the story: "Corruption and fraud besets long-delayed L.A. Valley college theater, project lawsuit alleges."
  • The people of Southern California have entrusted Pinner Construction with their building needs since 1919.
  • Pinner is proud to celebrate 102 years of Pinner trust and looks forward to the next century and beyond.

CIGAR ASSOCIATION OPPOSES FDA FLAVORED CIGAR BAN

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 3:30pm

The comments note that one of the key purposes of the Tobacco Control Act – the law giving FDA authority to regulate tobacco -- is to continue to permit the sale of tobacco products to adults, in conjunction with measures to ensure tobacco products are not sold or accessible to underage purchasers. The current historically low youth usage rates show the success of existing measures.

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  • WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cigar Association of America (CAA) today announced it filed comments opposing the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) proposed flavored cigar ban, saying FDA's own data show that underage usage of flavored cigars -- the main rationale for the proposal is at historic lows, after years of continued decline.
  • "But the government data clearly show that youth usage of flavored cigars is tiny and declining further," Ozgo noted.
  • Additionally,theCAAcomments goonto demonstratehowtheFDAdoesnotshowany differentiated health effects posed by flavored cigars and that banning flavored cigars would only lead to the development of an unregulated illegal market for flavored cigars.
  • The FDA Flavored Cigar Proposed Standard can be found here.

Media advisory: Hut 8 to Release Q2 2022 Results August 11

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 9:30pm

TORONTO, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Hut 8 Mining Corp. (Nasdaq:HUT) (TSX: HUT) ("Hut 8" or "the Company"), one of North America's largest, innovation-focused digital asset mining pioneers and high performance computing infrastructure provider, will be releasing results for the quarter ended June 30, 2022 via a conference call on August 11, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Hut 8 Mining Corp. (Nasdaq:HUT) (TSX: HUT) ("Hut 8" or "the Company"), one of North America's largest, innovation-focused digital asset mining pioneers and high performance computing infrastructure provider, will be releasing results for the quarter ended June 30, 2022 via a conference call on August 11, 2022.
    Who: Analysts, media, and investors are invited to attend.
  • What:Hut 8 executives will review the company's second quarter financial results and comment on recent corporate developments.
  • When:Results will be shared via media release and on the Company's website at https://hut8mining.com/investors/ by 9:30 a.m.
  • Hut 8 was the first Canadian digital asset miner to list on the Nasdaq Global Select Market.

Media advisory: Hut 8 to Release Q2 2022 Results August 11

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 9:30pm

TORONTO, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hut 8 Mining Corp. (Nasdaq:HUT) (TSX: HUT) ("Hut 8" or "the Company"), one of North America's largest, innovation-focused digital asset mining pioneers and high performance computing infrastructure provider, will be releasing results for the quarter ended June 30, 2022 via a conference call on August 11, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hut 8 Mining Corp. (Nasdaq:HUT) (TSX: HUT) ("Hut 8" or "the Company"), one of North America's largest, innovation-focused digital asset mining pioneers and high performance computing infrastructure provider, will be releasing results for the quarter ended June 30, 2022 via a conference call on August 11, 2022.
    Who: Analysts, media, and investors are invited to attend.
  • What:Hut 8 executives will review the company's second quarter financial results and comment on recent corporate developments.
  • When:Results will be shared via media release and on the Company's website at https://hut8mining.com/investors/ by 9:30 a.m.
  • Contacts:Hut 8 Investor Relations,Sue Ennis, sue@hut8mining.com ; Hut 8 Media Relations, Erin Dermer, erin.dermer@hut8mining.com

TPPPA Urges the FTC to Avoid Unduly Burdening Legitimate Business Activity in its Proposed Changes to the Telemarketing Sales Rule

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 5:00am

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The TPPPA, a national industry association representing payment processors and banks, responded to the Federal Trade Commission's request for comment on proposed updates to the Telemarketing Sales Rule. In its response, the TPPPA urged the FTC to use a balanced approach to its rule making that aligns with its mission below:

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The TPPPA, a national industry association representing payment processors and banks, responded to the Federal Trade Commission's request for comment on proposed updates to the Telemarketing Sales Rule.
  • In its response, the TPPPA urged the FTC to use a balanced approach to its rule making that aligns with its mission below:
    The FTC's mission is to protect consumers and competition by preventing anticompetitive, deceptive, and unfair business practices through law enforcement, advocacy, and education without unduly burdening legitimate business activity.
  • "The FTC has focused its extensive rule making on the first half of its mission to protect consumers," said Marsha Jones, TPPPA President.
  • The TPPPA's response urges the FTC to take a balanced approach to its rule making and to recognize the impact its rule making has upon legitimate business activities.