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College of American Pathologists Foundation Honors Houston Pathologist for Pioneering Free Cancer Screening

College of American Pathologists (CAP) via Businesswire 15:00 GMT Saturday 21st September 2019

College of American Pathologists Foundation Honors Houston Pathologist for Pioneering Free Cancer ScreeningA Houston pathologist has been recognized for her pioneering work in providing free cancer screening for Latina women who don’t have access to the health care system. The College of American Pathologists Foundation honored Dina R. Mody, MD, FCAP, with the 2019 Herbek Humanitarian Award.This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: R. Mody, MD, FCAP, Houston pathologist, recipient of the 2019 Herbek Humanitarian Award.Dr. Mody accepted the award on behalf of Team Houston Methodist Hospital and BioReference Laboratories at the annual meeting of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) in Orlando.“The story of Dr. Mody's leadership and community outreach is a story that has inspired the growth of breast and cervical cancer screening programs in Texas and launched other programs across the United States,” said Dr. Guillermo G. Martinez-Torres, MD, FCAP, president of the CAP Foundation.As a pathologi...

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Parachutists jump over Dutch heath to mark WWII operation

Parachutes glowing gold and white against clear blue skies, hundreds of paratroopers floated to the ground in the eastern Netherlands on Saturday to mark the 75th anniversary of a daring but ultimately unsuccessful mission that Allied commanders hope...[Published 21-09-2019 14:16:43 GMT]

Leading Finnish Retailer S Group Launches a Calculator That Indicates the Climate Impact of One's Shopping Basket

S Group, the leading retailer in Finland, has launched a calculator which indicates the carbon footprint of the food you’ve purchased. The service is a part of S Group's S-mobiili app service “Omat ostot” (My Purchases) and has been developed over a ...[Published 21-09-2019 14:00:00 GMT]

Progressive revolt against Arizona's Kyrsten Sinema is exactly why Trump will win (again)

Progressives want to censure Kyrsten Sinema, the first Arizona Democrat to win a Senate seat in 30 years. Genius idea: Hurtle left, right off a cliff. Read More: ...[Published 21-09-2019 13:50:09 GMT]

Protesting Climate Change, Young People Take to Streets in a Global Strike

Anxious about the future and angry about the failure to curb the crisis, millions joined an urgent call for action against climate change. Read More: ...[Published 21-09-2019 13:33:34 GMT]

To Feed a Hot Planet, They’re Making More Efficient Plants

Australian scientists are part of a worldwide effort to boost agricultural output to meet the growing global food demand. Read More: ...[Published 21-09-2019 13:32:06 GMT]

Where’s the Waste? A ‘Circular’ Food Economy Could Combat Climate Change

An ice company’s wastewater can feed a produce garden. Spent grain from a brewery goes to compost. Local, shared, recycled. Welcome to the future of food. Read More:[Published 21-09-2019 13:27:05 GMT]

You Might Not Want to Eat Bugs. But Would You Eat Meat That Ate Bugs?

Companies across the globe are banking on it. Read More: ...[Published 21-09-2019 13:25:43 GMT]

What Is AeroVironment, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:AVAV) Share Price Doing?

AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV), which is in the aerospace & defense business, and is based in United States, saw a... Read More: ...[Published 21-09-2019 13:06:18 GMT]

Is Actuant (NYSE:ATU) A Risky Investment?

The external fund manager backed by Berkshire Hathaway's Charlie Munger, Li Lu, makes no bones about it when he says... Read More: ...[Published 21-09-2019 13:03:31 GMT]

How Should Investors Feel About Atrion Corporation's (NASDAQ:ATRI) CEO Pay?

David Battat became the CEO of Atrion Corporation (NASDAQ:ATRI) in 2011. This report will, first, examine the CEO... Read More: ...[Published 21-09-2019 13:00:43 GMT]

Hawaii Wants to Lead the Renewable Revolution

The state has positioned itself as a pioneer in the quest for a fossil fuel-free future, but there are plenty of obstacles in the way -- Read more on Read More:[Published 21-09-2019 13:00:00 GMT]

How Much Did Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:AMPH) CEO Pocket Last Year?

Jack Zhang has been the CEO of Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMPH) since 1996. First, this article will... Read More: ...[Published 21-09-2019 12:58:08 GMT]

What Does Allegiant Travel Company's (NASDAQ:ALGT) Share Price Indicate?

Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ:ALGT), which is in the airlines business, and is based in United States, saw a decent... Read More: ...[Published 21-09-2019 12:55:26 GMT]

With EPS Growth And More, Allegiance Bancshares (NASDAQ:ABTX) Is Interesting

For beginners, it can seem like a good idea (and an exciting prospect) to buy a company that tells a good story to... Read More: ...[Published 21-09-2019 12:52:39 GMT]

French police tussle with 'yellow vests' as Paris set for protest day

French police fired tear gas and made dozens of arrests on Saturday as they dispersed groups of 'yellow vest' protesters attempting to stage unauthorized rallies in central Paris. The government deployed a massive police presence as it feared yellow...[Published 21-09-2019 12:52:34 GMT]

Saudi Aramco hires UBS, Deutsche as bookrunners for its IPO: sources

LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi state oil company Aramco has hired UBS Group and Deutsche as bookrunners for its initial public offering, two sources familiar with the matter said, in a sign that the deal is moving ahead despite a recent attack on Sau...[Published 21-09-2019 12:46:50 GMT]

Wind farm project officially declared ‘denied’ #IN

It’s been just about two months since the Henry County Planning Commission did not approve a wind farm request. Thursday, the planning commission members made it official: they have denied a request from Big Blue River Wind Farm. The wind farm compan...[Published 21-09-2019 12:31:06 GMT]

An $8 billion wind farm will test Virginia’s resolve to be green #VA

Dominion Energy Inc.’s customers have been pressing the Virginia utility giant for years to source more clean energy. On Thursday, the company heeded their call – with a $7.8 billion, ratepayer-backed plan to build the largest offshore wind ...[Published 21-09-2019 12:30:58 GMT]

County approves moratorium ‘to slow the process down’ #KS

ERIE – Neosho County Commissioners approved a moratorium on wind energy Thursday evening, but tussled about social media. The moratorium and some portions of the meeting took place in front of about two dozen spectators. The resolution passed unanimo...[Published 21-09-2019 12:30:54 GMT]

Expert discusses possible impacts from proposed wind energy project in southern IN #IN

Concern continues over a possible wind energy project in southern Indiana. Dozens of wind turbines are proposed in Gibson and Posey counties. Some argue, if approved, they will sit too close to a Doppler radar operated by the National Weather Service...[Published 21-09-2019 12:30:52 GMT]

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