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Rhea County’s SimplyBank, donors fund RC3 HVAC unit

Youth and adult athletes working with the fitness center in the Rhea County Neighborhood Center (RC3) this summer season are maintaining their cool thanks to the support of SimplyBank and other donors to the nonprofit facility in downtown Dayton.

A new $70,000 central heating and air conditioning unit was installed at RC3 for the initially time following SimplyBank agreed to offer a $35,000 matching grant and other donors raised the rest of the funds required for the new gear.

“A lot of persons mentioned this project would in no way get off the ground, and that we have been dreaming also large.” Cindy Horton, executive director at RC3, mentioned in a statement. ” When our price was basically reduce in half final fall thanks to SimplyBank’s matching donation, excitement spread and our donors have been energized to get this project across the finish line.”

The Dayton neighborhood center fitness center hosts youth and adult sports like basketball and volleyball, as effectively as Silver Sneakers and following-college programming, and summer season youth camps.

CBS is leading network for 15 straight years

CBS is television’s most common network for the 15th straight year, even although the bragging rights never imply really what they applied to. Its streak started ahead of persons knew what streaming or cord-cutting meant, when CBS’ prime-time reside audience was roughly double what it is now.

The Nielsen business says CBS beat NBC, Fox and ABC in that order, the very same standings from a year ago. A common tv season runs from September to Could.

NBC’s ‘Sunday Evening Football’ was the most common prime-time system. CBS’ ‘NCIS’ was the most-watched drama, though ‘Young Sheldon’ held the honors for comedy.

Neuralink gets OK for trials on persons

Elon Musk’s brain implant business Neuralink says it is gotten permission from U.S. regulators to commence testing its device in persons. The business produced the announcement on Twitter Thursday evening.

Officials with the U.S. Meals and Drug Administration would not confirm or deny whether or not the agency granted the approval, but a press officer acknowledged the announcement. Neuralink is a single of numerous groups operating on linking the nervous program to computer systems.

The Neuralink device is about the size of a massive coin and is made to be implanted in the skull. Musk previously mentioned a single of the initially applications in persons would to try to restore vision.

BP cancels flights as summer season begins

British Airways has canceled dozens of flights due to personal computer troubles in a rocky kickoff to Europe’s summer season travel season.

The plans of thousands of travelers have been disrupted Friday at the begin of a busy vacation weekend. Technical glitches and strikes by airport employees across Europe are stirring issues about a repeat of final summer’s post-pandemic air travel chaos that meant delays, cancellations and mountains of lost luggage.

International Air Transport Association says some disruptions are anticipated but the challenges maintaining up with post-pandemic demand have been resolved. It warned about strikes in locations like France. Safety guards also have walked out at Heathrow, exactly where most of the impacted flights are on quick-haul routes.

Credit Suisse ordered to spend for trust failure

A Singapore court says Credit Suisse owes former Georgian Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili hundreds of millions of dollars for failing to defend the billionaire’s funds in a trust pilfered by a manager.

The choice Friday is the newest scandal for the Swiss bank whose yearslong troubles forced its takeover by a rival. Ivanishvili sued following an employee managing his trust “misappropriated numerous millions of dollars” more than nine years.

Credit Suisse says the choice is incorrect and plans to appeal. The judge identified that the lender “is liable to compensate the plaintiffs for their loss.” That is been calculated at $926 million, minus $79.four million that the bank agreed to spend final year in a settlement.

Walgreens to reduce 504 corporate jobs

Walgreens is eliminating 504 corporate jobs, representing about ten% of the retail pharmacy giant’s corporate workforce, the business confirmed late Thursday.

The impacted jobs are largely at Walgreens’ Deerfield, Illinois, and Chicago offices. The roles represent about 1% of its general U.S. workforce.

“As we continue to transform our small business into a customer-centric wellness care business, we are focused on aligning our structure and streamlining our operations to ideal serve our individuals and clients,” Walgreens mentioned in a statement Thursday evening.

The impacted staff are not primarily based in shops, microfulfillment centers or contact centers, Walgreens mentioned in the statement. “We’re grateful for the numerous contributions by the group members who will be leaving our organization, and are committed to supporting them as a great deal as feasible for the duration of this transition.”

— Compiled by Dave Flessner

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