Daily Archives: June 12, 2018

Court Grants Injunction In SAF Challenge Of Deerfield, IL Gun Ban

BELLEVUE, Wash., June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A circuit court judge in Lake County, Illinois has granted an injunction against the Chicago suburb of Deerfield, blocking the village from enforcing a ban on so-called “assault weapons,” and handing a victory to the Second Amendmen…

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Road Closure, Ride Share and Parking Information for the 19th Annual Wilton Manors Stonewall Parade & Festival

WILTON MANORS, Fla., June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In the spirit of pride and inclusion, more than 35,000 individuals from all across the state, country and globe, will come together in Wilton Manors for the 19th Annual Stonewall Parade & Festival. The event will take place on…

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Neuron ESB sort sa version 3.6, fournissant hébergement et déploiement de microservices

Neuron ESB is an easy-to-use enterprise service bus (PRNewsFoto/Neuron ESB) (PRNewsFoto/Neuron ESB) (PRNewsFoto/Neuron ESB)Neuron ESB 3.6 est le choix naturel pour construire des API basées sur des microservices
IRVINE, Californie, 13 juin 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Neuron ESB, un « enterprise service bus » facile à utiliser, a annoncé aujourd’hui la disponibilité de Neuron ESB 3.6, creusant ains…

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Fyre Founder Billy McFarland Faces Two New Criminal Charges

Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland, who pleaded guilty to criminal charges after the implosion of his luxury music festival in 2017, faces new charges on Tuesday, Mic reports. McFarland is now accused of committing wire fraud and money laundering.

Documents filed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District Court of New York alleged that McFarland “engaged in a sham ticket-selling business for exclusive events through a company controlled and operated by McFarland (‘NYC VIP Access’).” In addition, FBI said that McFarland “perpetrated a scheme to defraud attendees of the Fyre Festival and others by soliciting them to purchase tickets from NYC VIP Access to exclusive events when, in fact, no such tickets existed.”

Initial attempts to reach McFarland for comment were unsuccessful.

This is a new blow to McFarland. After the Fyre Festival, which he co-founded, collapsed last year in spectacular fashion – many attendees were stranded in the Bahamas, and musicians quickly canceled their appearances – McFarland was named in multiple class-action lawsuits. He is currently awaiting sentencing: In March, he pleaded guilty to both misleading investors and committing wire fraud. 

Each of McFarland’s two wire fraud charges carry a maximum prison sentence of 20 years, though prosecutors and the disgraced entrepreneur’s lawyers reportedly reached an agreement for him to serve a 97-to-120 month term. McFarland’s sentencing hearing is scheduled for June 21st.

The documents filed by the FBI on Tuesday ask the court to issue a new arrest warrant for McFarland. The FBI alleges that McFarland scammed consumers who were hoping to obtain tickets to high profile events like the Grammys, the Met Gala and even Burning Man. 

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AbbVie Presents Additional Outcomes Data from Three Upadacitinib Phase 3 Studies in Rheumatoid Arthritis at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018)

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, today presented new patient-reported outcome data during the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) in Amsterdam from three Phase 3 trials evaluating…

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FDA Advisory Committee Votes in Favor of Cardinal Health's INCRAFT® AAA Stent Graft System for the Endovascular Treatment of Infrarenal Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

Cardinal Health, Inc. is a global, integrated healthcare services and products company, providing customized solutions for hospitals, healthcare systems, pharmacies, ambulatory surgery centers, clinical laboratories and physician offices worldwide. (PRNewsfoto/Cardinal Health)DUBLIN, Ohio, June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Circulatory System Devices Panel of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee has provided a favorable recommendation on the premarket approval application…

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Golden Queen announces voting results of Annual General Meeting

VANCOUVER, June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Golden Queen Mining Co. Ltd. (TSX:GQM | OTCQX:GQMNF) (the “Company” or “Golden Queen”) is pleased to provide the detailed voting results on the items of business considered at the Company’s Annual General Meeting (the “Meeting”) of Shareholders held…

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Watch Eight-Year-Old Drummer's Amazing Led Zeppelin Cover

John Bonham’s drum part in Led Zeppelin‘s “Good Times Bad Times” is one of classic rock’s most legendary grooves. And, thanks to the skipping kick-drum part in the verse, one of the trickiest to pull off. That’s just one reason we’re so impressed with the above video of eight-year-old drummer Yoyoka Soma. 

The young Japanese prodigy has been at it since age two, and now plays in a family band. She effortlessly nails the entire Zeppelin song (watch her foot at the 25-second mark), complete with stylish cowbell flair. 

The Internet is teeming with cover videos, many of them by kids like Soma. But there’s something special about this one, which was originally a submission to the Hit Like a Girl drumming contest. It’s not just the accuracy of the performance; it’s her loping, laid-back approach, which is not only Bonham’s greatest contribution to rock percussion – it’s the hardest part of his style to imitate. 

And then there’s the glee. Watching Soma whip around the kit during the chorus, you can feel the joy and abandon pouring out of her. This goes beyond “cute kid playing drums” and touches on something surprisingly transcendent.

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Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. Announces Pricing of Public Offering of $450,000,000 of Senior Notes due 2024 and $450,000,000 of Senior Notes due 2030

PASADENA, Calif., June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE: ARE) announced today that it has priced a public offering of $450,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 4.000% senior notes due 2024 and $450,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 4.700% senior…

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Rinehart Motion Systems obtient sa certification de sécurité fonctionnelle avec l'aide de LHP Engineering Solutions

LHP Engineering Solutions Preferred partner of TUV-NORD FSCAE trainingRinehart Motion Systems a tiré profit de la voie rapide vers la sécurité fonctionnelle (Functional Safety Expressway) proposée par LHP pour ouvrir les portes à de nouvelles certifications de sécurité et d’entreprise.
COLUMBUS, Indiana, 12 juin 2018 /PRNewswire/ — En novembre…

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