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Light earthquake, 4.3 mag has occurred near Castlepoint in New Zealand

August 19, 2019 Earthquakes today 0

A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday near Palmerston North, Paraparaumu, Masterton, Levin, Otaki, New Zealand. The temblor was reported at 19:28:47/7:28 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 31.92 km (20 miles). How would you describe the shaking?

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Twitter, Facebook Shutter 100s Of Accounts Intended To “Sow Discord” In Hong Kong

August 19, 2019 Tyler Durden 0

Just like they did with loyalists to Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro, and in other countries as well (Iran comes to mind), Twitter and Facebook have identified networks of “bots” or fake accounts purportedly set up by the mainland government with the …

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Disney Shares Slide As Whistleblower Claims Revenues “Materially Overstated”

August 19, 2019 Tyler Durden 0

DIS shares gave up the day’s gains into the close and into after-hours following reports from a whistleblower that the company had materially overstated revenue for years.

MarketWatch reports that Sandra Kuba, formerly a senior financial analyst in Di…

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Vera Bradley Co-Founder Patricia R. Miller Announces Retirement From the Company’s Board of Directors

August 19, 2019 Globe Newswire 0

FORT WAYNE, Ind., Aug. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA) (the “Company”) today announced co-founder and long-time board member Patricia R. Miller is retiring from the Company’s board of directors, effective August 30, 2019.

Miller and close friend Barbara Bradley Baekgaard co-founded Vera Bradley in 1982, and Miller has served as a member of the Company’s board of directors since then. From 1982 through June 2010, she served as Co-President of the Company. In June 2010, she was appointed National Spokesperson for the Company where she continued to promote the brand until her retirement in October 2012.

Miller took a leave of absence from the Company in 2005 and 2006 to serve as the first Secretary of Commerce for the State of Indiana and the Chief Executive Officer of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation.  

In 1994, the loss of a dear friend to breast cancer inspired Miller and Baekgaard to add a new dimension to Vera Bradley, establishing the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer. To date, the Foundation has raised over $32 million for breast cancer research at the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center.

In addition to serving on the board of the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer, Miller serves as a director for the Indiana University Foundation, and in the past, she has served as a board member for more than 15 non-profit organizations. Miller has received numerous awards including the Entrepreneur of the Year Award for the State of Indiana from Arthur Young/VENTURE in 1987 (awarded jointly with Baekgaard), the Indiana Commission for Women Torchbearer Award for Business in 2007, the Indiana …

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FINAL DEADLINE: Rosen, a Globally Recognized Law Firm, Reminds Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Investors of Important August 20th Deadline in Securities Class Action – TEVA

August 19, 2019 Globe Newswire 0

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE:TEVA) from August 4, 2017 through May 10, 2019, inclusive (the “Class Period”) of the important August 20, 2019 lead plaintiff deadline in the case. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Teva investors under the federal securities laws.

To join the Teva class action, go to http://www.rosenlegal.com/cases-register-1609.html or call Phillip Kim, Esq. toll-free at 866-767-3653 or email pkim@rosenlegal.com or cases@rosenlegal.com for information on the class action.

NO CLASS HAS YET BEEN CERTIFIED IN THE ABOVE ACTION. UNTIL A CLASS IS CERTIFIED, YOU ARE NOT REPRESENTED BY COUNSEL UNLESS YOU RETAIN ONE. YOU MAY RETAIN COUNSEL OF YOUR CHOICE. YOU MAY ALSO REMAIN AN ABSENT CLASS MEMBER AND DO NOTHING AT THIS POINT. AN INVESTOR’S ABILITY TO SHARE IN ANY POTENTIAL FUTURE RECOVERY IS NOT DEPENDENT UPON SERVING AS LEAD PLAINTIFF.

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FINAL DEADLINE: Rosen, a Globally Recognized Law Firm, Reminds Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Investors of Important August 20th Deadline in Securities Class Action – TEVA

August 19, 2019 Globe Newswire 0

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE:TEVA) from August 4, 2017 through May 10, 2019, inclusive (the “Class Period”) of the important August 20, 2019 lead plaintiff deadline in the case. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Teva investors under the federal securities laws.

To join the Teva class action, go to http://www.rosenlegal.com/cases-register-1609.html or call Phillip Kim, Esq. toll-free at 866-767-3653 or email pkim@rosenlegal.com or cases@rosenlegal.com for information on the class action.

NO CLASS HAS YET BEEN CERTIFIED IN THE ABOVE ACTION. UNTIL A CLASS IS CERTIFIED, YOU ARE NOT REPRESENTED BY COUNSEL UNLESS YOU RETAIN ONE. YOU MAY RETAIN COUNSEL OF YOUR CHOICE. YOU MAY ALSO REMAIN AN ABSENT CLASS MEMBER AND DO NOTHING AT THIS POINT. AN INVESTOR’S ABILITY TO SHARE IN ANY POTENTIAL FUTURE RECOVERY IS NOT DEPENDENT UPON SERVING AS LEAD PLAINTIFF.

Full story available on Benzinga.com

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INDIANA :: Police recover marijuana, stolen vehicles and firearms using Blue Net system

August 19, 2019 Global Incident Map 0

Multi Drug Raid / Arrests / Discoveries – United States,Hammond, IN:[NWITimes.com]  INDIANA :: Police recover marijuana, stolen vehicles and firearms using Blue Net system

“During a three-day period, police recovered illegal narcotics, ei…

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INDIANA :: Police recover marijuana, stolen vehicles and firearms using Blue Net system

August 19, 2019 Global Incident Map 0

Multi Drug Raid / Arrests / Discoveries – United States,Hammond, IN:[NWITimes.com]  INDIANA :: Police recover marijuana, stolen vehicles and firearms using Blue Net system

“During a three-day period, police recovered illegal narcotics, ei…

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New antibiotic, Xenleta, receives FDA approval to treat community-acquired bacterial pneumonia

August 19, 2019 Press Release 0

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Xenleta (lefamulin) to treat adults with community-acquired bacterial pneumonia. “This new drug provides another option for the treatment of patients with community-acquired bacterial pneumonia…

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New antibiotic, Xenleta, receives FDA approval to treat community-acquired bacterial pneumonia

August 19, 2019 Press Release 0

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Xenleta (lefamulin) to treat adults with community-acquired bacterial pneumonia. “This new drug provides another option for the treatment of patients with community-acquired bacterial pneumonia…

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“Horror” In Ghana As A Third Of Banks Shutter, Sparking Unprecedented Bank Run

August 19, 2019 Tyler Durden 0

It’s bad enough that drought-like conditions and rapid population growth have stoked a shortage of water and other vital resources in Ghana, a country that boasts one of the fastest growing economies on Earth (if it is still poor). But a banking crisis…

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Dems Forced To Apologize After Mock Assassination Of Trump Enacted At Fundraiser

August 19, 2019 Tyler Durden 0

Authored by Steven Watson via Summit News,

Pictures show ‘assault weapon’ being pointed at likeness of the president

Democrats in Illinois have been forced to apologize after photos emerged of attendees at a fundraiser carrying out a mock simulatio…

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