Daily Archives: April 12, 2018

Invitation to Electrolux Q1 Presentation

STOCKHOLM, April 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ –A telephone conference will be held following the release of the results, starting at 09.00 CET and continuing until 10.00 CET. The conference will be chaired by Jonas Samuelson, President and CEO of Electrolux. Mr. Samuelson will be accompanied by…

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Fraport Traffic Figures – March and First Quarter of 2018: Frankfurt Airport Reports Marked Passenger Growth

FRANKFURT, Germany, April 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — FRA/sr-gk – In the first three months of 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than 14.4 million passengers – an increase of 10.0 percent compared to the same period of the previous year. This strong growth was mainly attributable…

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Clavister Establishes a Subsidiary in Germany

ÖRNSKÖLDSVIK, Sweden, April 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ —
Clavister establishes a subsidiary in Germany, in order to further strengthen the position of the company as one of the leading European cybersecurity suppliers. The establishment is in line with Clavister’s growth strategy, one…

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Cómo celebrar el Día del Rey como un verdadero holandés

– El 27 de abril, los Países Bajos se pintarán de naranja para celebrar el aniversario del rey
– Expedia.es publica guía con cinco consejos para celebrar este día como un local
– Expedia.es ofrece 12% de descuento adicional1 en una selección de hoteles en los Países Bajos con el…

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NuMoney Cryptocurrency Exchange Launch in Singapore. Malaysia & Indonesia Will Be Next.

Nubela Pte LtdSINGAPORE, April 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — After surpassing great milestones, like crossing SGD1.2 Million in turnover in their first 2 months, and SGD2.5 Million in January 2018, NuMoney is ready to advance towards their next huge milestone – The NuMoney Exchange.
With the launch of…

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Airwheel SR3, a hands-free, smart robot suitcase with visual recognition and sensing

Airwheel SR3, a hands-free, smart robot suitcase with visual recognition and sensingBRUSSELS, April 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Intelligent robots often play key roles in futuristic science fiction films, TV series and novels. Those science fiction scenarios are quickly becoming a part of today’s real world with what seems like a daily release of a new product or gadget…

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RestoraVita Medical Group trae GAINSWave® a Puerto Rico

GAINSWave Logo (PRNewsfoto/GAINSWave)SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, 12 de abril de 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — ¡RestoraVita Medical Group se complace en anunciar que ahora ofrece GAINSWave! Esta innovadora terapia médica no invasiva utiliza terapia de ondas de choque de baja intensidad para mejorar el rendimiento sexual y…

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Wu Dao Wealth announces brand strategy

Wu Dao Wealth founding partner and chairman Hu Tianxiang delivering a speechBEIJING, April 12, 2018 /PR Newswire/ — Chinese wealth management firm Wu Dao Wealth recently held a brand launch conference and forum, Lead Wealth Management in New Era, in Beijing. Wu Dao Wealth founding partner and chairman Hu Tianxiang, founding partner and CEO Mu Kai and president…

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Stephanie L. Green is recognized by Continental Who's Who

MAGNOLIA, Texas, April 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Stephanie L. Green is recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Pinnacle Professional Member in the field of Education in recognition of her role as Director of Digital Learning and Media at Klein ISD.        &nbs…

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Meek Mill Talks 'Helping Minorities That Come From These Situations Like Myself'

Meek Mill spoke with Lester Holt for a televised interview on NBC Nightly News that aired on Thursday. The pair spoke via telephone about the rapper’s legal situation and what he hoped to do in the future.

The rapper has been in prison since November serving a two-to-four year sentence for violating probation on a 2008 conviction for drug and gun counts. He told Holt that he never thought he’d be on probation this long. “It was always a thought in the back of my mind that 10 years of probation would bring me back to prison because a technical violation is police contact,” he said in a promo for the segment. “Like, police contact you don’t have to be charged with a crime. you don’t have to be found guilty of a crime; you can be sentenced to what you were sentenced for like – what I was facing. [Judge Genece E. Brinkley] said I was facing five to 10 years, she said. So, if I was stopped by the police for jaywalking, legally she has the right to give me five to 10 years.”

Holt also spoke with Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner during the segment. Krasner told Holt the system needed fixing. “Across the board, African-Americans are ending up with worse sentences over and over than white people, even if you control for the type of offense,” he said. Krasner has previously filed motions stating his office was unopposed to the rapper’s release from prison on bail. 

In addition to Krasner and Meek Mill’s probation officer supporting his release request on bail, many high profile people have shown their support. On Wednesday, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney visited Meek Mill in prison and the mayor told CBS Philly that “he certainly deserves bail.” New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and Philadelphia 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin visited the rapper the day before the mayor to show their support. Last month, Pennsylvania governor Tom Wolf said in a statement that he supported releasing the rapper.

“We now have information that was not available to the judge at the beginning, and that is in no way her fault, indicating that there are questions about the integrity of the conviction, and those questions are substantial,” Krasner added during the segment, presumably referring to questions surrounding Meek Mill’s 2008 conviction that stem from allegations that the arresting officer, Reginald V. Graham, gave false testimony.

Holt asked Meek Mill what his future holds after prison. “I think God delivered me a job to help people, helping minorities that come from these situations like myself,” the rapper said. “I say don’t show me no pity because this is my life. This is what I’ve been going through and I think God put me in this position to be able to do a show with Lester Holt and open up eyes for other young black men.”

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