Vi Lai is known on Instagram and TikTok as @whatsonvisface. Vi Lai Vi Lai was working full time as a realtor, but that changed when the pandemic upended her career in March. Now, Lai is earning money as a skincare influencer on TikTok and Instagram, where she has hundreds ofContinue Reading

NASA just discovered molecular water on the moon, and humans didn’t even need to be there to find it.  Scientists on Monday announced the finding of frozen H20 on the moon with data acquired from NASA’s flying observatory, a heavily-modified Boeing 747SP. The Jumbo Jet comes equipped with a 2.7-meterContinue Reading

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — New Jersey’s 2020-2021 open enrollment period for health insurance begins Nov. 1, and the veteran health navigators from the Health Research and Educational Trust of New Jersey (HRETNJ) are here to help. A nonprofit affiliate of the New Jersey Hospital Association, HRETNJ isContinue Reading

CHICAGO, Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Beginning on October 26th, cat owners everywhere can receive $5 off a jug of Cat’s Pride® litter and have the chance to win up to $2,500 by entering the Twin to Win contest presented by Cat’s Pride®. All cat owners have to do isContinue Reading

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRTX), a clinical-stage targeted oncology company, today announced preliminary results from the Company’s mutant KRAS selective inhibitor programs. The preliminary results included updated clinical data of adagrasib (MRTX849), the Company’s KRAS G12C inhibitor, presented at the 32nd EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium onContinue Reading

Vowel founders Matt Slotkin, Paul Fisher and Andrew Berman Vowel Startup Vowel just came out of stealth mode with a $4.3 million seed investment to challenge the likes of Zoom and Microsoft Teams in the fast-growing video-conferencing market. Vowel’s investors include Amity Ventures, BoxGroup, Company Ventures and Kevin Lin, theContinue Reading

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — As families across the country continue to experience the economic fallout caused by the global pandemic, Walmart is stepping up to help The Salvation Army meet unprecedented need this holiday season. Joining The Salvation Army’s Rescue Christmas initiative, Walmart will help bring ChristmasContinue Reading

Jasmine Crowe is the founder and CEO of Goodr. Jasmine Crowe Jasmine Crowe is the founder and CEO of Goodr, an Atlanta-based company that fights food waste and hunger by picking up surplus foods from local restaurants and stores and delivering them to hungry families. During the pandemic, Crowe has beenContinue Reading

Jane Tyska/Digital First Media/East Bay Times/Getty Images West Coast real-estate group Polaris Pacific found that condominium transaction value in San Francisco was up 24.9% year-over-year in September.  This increase follows months of drastic declines as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Garrett Frakes, managing partner of Polaris Pacific, told BusinessContinue Reading

Irene Jiang/Business Insider/Twitter/TikTok Fast-food chains like Chipotle and Dunkin’ are trying to use TikTok to win over Gen Z customers.  UBS ranked chains by how their total number of TikTok followers in a recent report.  Chipotle led the way, followed by Dunkin’ and Wendy’s.  Visit Business Insider’s homepage for moreContinue Reading

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Brooks Rehabilitation is pleased to announce the launch of an essential research study that will advance the use of telehealth for rehabilitation in response to public health crises such as the COVID-19 pandemic. Partners Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital and Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital completeContinue Reading

Major US regional carrier ExpressJet Airlines ceased operations on September 30, the eve of aviation’s day of reckoning as federal relief funding through the CARES Act unceremoniously expired.  Though its name isn’t instantly recognizable to most, odds are that you’ve flown on one of its flights if you’ve taken aContinue Reading