CaptionCall Provides Key Tips for Summer Hearing Health

SALT LAKE CITY, June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Permanent noise-induced hearing loss affects more than 29 percent of Americans between the ages of 6 and 69, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As summer approaches, CaptionCall, the leading provider of captioned telephone service, strongly encourages Americans to safeguard against excessive noise … Read more

How IMSA Races Are Becoming A Key Launchpad For New Consumer Auto Launches

IMSA races, such as the Rolex 24 at Daytona, have become a key launch point for the many auto … [+] manufacturers that engage in the various series due to the pandemic. (Photo by Brian Cleary/Getty Images) Getty Images The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), the North American sports car racing sanctioning body, has grown … Read more

Pro-accelerated learning candidates sweep key election in NYC

Candidates who back programs like Gifted and Talented grabbed eight of nine seats on a politically contentious parent advisory board in Manhattan, according to Department of Education data. The overwhelming victory tips Manhattan’s Community Education Council 2 — which oversees the city’s top academic district — in favor of accelerated learning options. “These elections make … Read more

Review Meet: Finance minister asks states, insurance companies to expedite settlements of claims under key schemes

Faster claim settlements have assumed greater significance in recent months, given the ferocity of the pandemic that has claimed 3.44 lakh lives in the country. Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday asked insurance companies to expedite settlements of claims under key schemes. She also directed states to take up Covid claims of health workers on … Read more

Subaru Outback Stays Hot And Now Leads Forester In One Key Category

Is the 2021 Subaru Outback a good value for midsize SUV shoppers? Subaru of America (SOA) announced 2021 Subaru Outback May sales and is selling well ahead of the 2022 model change. SOA reported retailers delivered 13,994 models to customers compared with 11,382 during the same period last year. That’s a 23.0 percent increase over … Read more

Coverage parity for mental health, substance abuse, a key focus for insurance regulators

Though a federal law prohibiting health insurers from discriminating against people with mental health and substance abuse issues has been in place for more than a decade, enforcement can be a challenge. But amid a pandemic that has significantly worsened these issues, regulators at the national and state levels say they are focused on safeguarding … Read more

Chief Brand Officer New Key Role in Fashion and Luxury

Chief Brand Officer New Key Role in Fashion and Luxury

MILAN — While somewhat elusive to a casual observer, the role of chief brand officer is becoming increasingly relevant in the fashion and luxury industry. Case in point: Moncler on Tuesday said that Nike veteran Gino Fisanotti will be joining the company in the newly created position on June 7, reporting to chairman and chief … Read more

Blimps May Be The Key To Low-Carbon Short-Range Air Travel

When your grandparents were born, commercial air travel was in its infancy. Today, about 100,000 flights a day move an estimated 6 million people from one place to another around the globe. The convenience of flying has made air travel a part of daily life for many, but it comes with an environmental cost. Like … Read more

Promoting learning society key to equitable education amid Covid-19: ADB

Educational institutions must work with governments, the private sector, communities and civic authorities to ensure equitable access to high-quality learning resources during the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic and beyond, according to a new book published by Asian Development Bank (ADB). “Covid-19 has taught us that flexible learning arrangements and teaching practices are vital to developing … Read more