Getting Creative: Agency to Host Unique Portfolio Review Event for Class of 2020

NEW YORK & TORONTO — In a salute to the Class of 2020 during these challenging times, Klick Health today invited new creative graduates, who aspire to work in advertising, to meet with its award-winning creative team at ‘Portfolio Night @ Klick’ on May 27th. Read More More: https://ift.tt/3fNCm5Q

Whistleblower warns of ‘darkest winter’ if U.S. doesn’t plan against coronavirus

WASHINGTON — A whistleblower who says he was removed from his government post for raising concerns about coronavirus preparedness told a congressional hearing on Thursday that the United States could face “the darkest winter” of recent times if it does not improve its response to the pandemic. Read More More: https://ift.tt/2Lrm9W9

U.S. revises hours of service rules for truck drivers

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Transportation Department on Thursday published new rules revising hours of service requirements for truck drivers that will expand short-haul driving and save the industry $2.8 billion over 10 years. The department’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) said the changes include lengthening the short-haul drivers’ maximum on-duty period from 12 to […]

We Tried 5 Celebrities’ Favorite Workouts, and Now Harling Has Biceps Like Stanley Tucci

Have you signed up for MR Thoughtline yet? It’s Man Repeller’s new text-based service that lights up phone screens with good bits from around the internet, opportunities to chat with cool people, and digital recesses to help your mind take a break from the news in favor of a recipe, physical activity or, trust us, […]

Envoy Helps Workplaces Reopen Safely With New Free Product, Envoy Protect

SAN FRANCISCO — The coronavirus pandemic has swiftly changed how we live and work and will leave lasting changes even after it has passed. This new reality means that even as communities reopen, we can’t revert to the way things were before; workplaces will need to define a new normal. Following hundreds of conversations with […]

bluebird bio to Present Data from Its Gene and Cell Therapy Programs During the Virtual Edition of the 25th European Hematology Association Annual Congress

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUE) announced today that data from its gene therapy programs for sickle cell disease (SCD), transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (TDT) and its cell therapy program for relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma (RRMM) will be presented during the Virtual Edition of the 25th European Hematology Association (EHA25) Annual Congress. Read More […]

Cutting edge technology for home medical equipment

Protech Home Medical Corp (TSXV: PTQ) is one of this year’s Venture 50 companies — the company provides in-home monitoring equipment, supplies and services to patients. The company’s services consist of daily and ambulatory aids, power mobility, INR self-testing, respiratory equipment rental, oxygen therapy and sleep apnea and PAP treatment. Read More More: https://ift.tt/2Z1kjTS

Bagel Bites and Video Games: The Indulgent Phase of My Quarantine Has Begun 

Have you signed up for MR Thoughtline yet? It’s Man Repeller’s new text-based service that lights up phone screens with good bits from around the internet, opportunities to chat with cool people, and digital recesses to help your mind take a break from the news in favor of a recipe, physical activity or, trust us, […]

Tesla’s secret batteries aim to rework the math for electric cars and the grid

Electric car maker Tesla Inc plans to introduce a new low-cost, long-life battery in its Model 3 sedan in China later this year or early next that it expects will bring the cost of electric vehicles in line with gasoline models, and allow EV batteries to have second and third lives in the electric power […]

Cleaner Air Is Actually Hobbling California’s Climate Fight

(Bloomberg) — For once in California’s fight against climate change, lower greenhouse gas emissions aren’t cause for celebration. The recent drop in pollution as many factories sit idle is temporary, but it could hurt the state’s anti-global warming programs while it lasts.Many of those green initiatives are funded through a cap-and-trade system and the sale of […]

Boehringer Ingelheim Acquires Northern Biologics’ Preclinical Cancer Antibody Pipeline, Expanding Immuno-oncology Portfolio

INGELHEIM, Germany & TORONTO, Canada — Boehringer Ingelheim today announced the acquisition of Northern Biologics Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Northern LP. By acquiring this entity, which focuses on therapeutic antibodies targeting the tumor microenvironment, Boehringer Ingelheim is now positioned at the forefront of the stromal biology space – an emerging area in cancer […]

Slate Retail REIT Announces Voting Results from 2020 Meeting of Unitholders

TORONTO — Slate Retail REIT (TSX: SRT.U) (TSX: SRT.UN) (the “REIT”), an owner and operator of U.S. grocery-anchored real estate, announced today that each of the trustee nominees listed in the management information circular of the REIT dated March 24, 2020 were elected as trustees of the REIT at the annual meeting of the holders […]

European Commission Approves ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) for Treatment of Adult Patients with Previously Untreated Systemic Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & OSAKA, Japan — Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that the European Commission (EC) extended the current conditional marketing authorization of ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) to include treatment of adult patients with previously untreated systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma (sALCL), in combination with CHP (cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, prednisone). Systemic anaplastic large cell […]

Covid-19 Conversations: Star Bartender Ivy Mix on the Challenges of Reopening Bars Post-Quarantine

Airing between regular episodes of the VinePair Podcast, “Covid-19 Conversations” takes an inside look at how the coronavirus crisis is impacting all areas of the alcohol business. In this installment of “Covid-19 Conversations,” VinePair’s Erica Duecy interviews Ivy Mix, head bartender and co-owner of beloved Brooklyn bar, Leyenda. The bar made its name serving inventive […]

Plusgrade Powers Air Canada to Offer Passengers the Ability to Request Upgrades Using Aeroplan Miles

MONTREAL — Plusgrade, a leader in ancillary revenue and merchandising solutions for over 70 airline and cruise operators, today announced the release of Pay With Miles for Air Canada passengers, expanding its long-term relationship with the carrier to further leverage Plusgrade’s Premium Upgrade Solutions. This innovative payment method now allows airline passengers to submit and […]

Sip Trip: The Langhe 2

The Langhe is such a magical place in the world of wine, it deserves two episodes. In Part II of our adventures in the Langhe, Jeff Porter and friends explore the wines of Barbaresco, have some of the greatest gelato in the world, and drink wine in one of the region’s most celebrated vineyards. Looking […]

Wellness-Minded Home Fitness Programs – Ketel One Botanical’s Spritz Social is a New IG Live Series (TrendHunter.com)

(TrendHunter.com) Starting May 6th, Ketel One Botanical is hosting a brand new Instagram Live series to connect like-minded viewers with one another through guided workouts led by trainer Katie Dunlop. After each… More: https://ift.tt/2WOWThS