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NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against The Chemours Company ("Chemours" or the "Company") (NYSE: CC) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court, for the District of Delaware, and docketed under 19-cv-02074, is on behalf of a class consisting of investors who purchased or otherwise Chemours securities between February 16, 2017 and August 1, 2019, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The claims asserted herein are alleged against Chemours and certain of the Company's senior executives (collectively, "Defendants"), and arise under Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act") and the rules promulgated thereunder, including SEC Rule 10b-5, 17 C.F.R. § 240.10b-5.

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NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Zynerba" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ZYNE) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and docketed under 19-cv-04959, is on behalf of a class consisting of investors who purchased or otherwise Zynerba securities between March 11, 2019, and September 17, 2019, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"), seeking to recover damages caused by Defendants' violations of the federal securities laws and to pursue remedies under Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act") and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder, against the Company and certain of its top officials.

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NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Abeona Therapeutics Inc. ("Abeona" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ABEO) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court, for the Southern District of New York, and docketed under 19-cv-10181, is on behalf of a class consisting of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired Abeona securities between May 31, 2018 and September 23, 2019, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"), seeking to recover damages caused by Defendants' violations of the federal securities laws and to pursue remedies under Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act") and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder, against the Company and certain of its top officials.

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NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Vivint Solar, Inc. ("Vivint" or the "Company") (NYSE: VSLR) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court, for the Eastern District of New York, and indexed under 19-cv-06165, is on behalf of a class consisting of all persons and entities other than Defendants that purchased or otherwise acquired Vivint securities between March 5, 2019 and September 26, 2019, inclusive (the "Class Period"). Plaintiff pursues claims against the Defendants under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act").

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NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of shareholders of PG&E Corporation ("PG&E" or the "Company") (NYSE: PCG) against certain of the Company's officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court, for the Northern District of California, and indexed under 19-cv-06996, is on behalf of a class consisting of all persons and entities other than Defendants who purchased or otherwise, acquired PG&E securities between December 11, 2018, and October 11, 2019, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"), seeking to recover damages caused by Defendants' violations of the federal securities laws and to pursue remedies under Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act") and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder, against the Company and certain of its top officials.

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VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The PJM Board of Managers announced today that it has appointed Manu Asthana to serve as PJM Interconnection's President and CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2020.

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LANCASTER, Pa., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Woodstream Corporation, a leading manufacturer and marketer of branded pest and animal control product as well as lawn and garden products, today announced that it has acquired Dynamic Solutions Worldwide LLC, maker of DynaTrap insect traps. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Woodstream is a portfolio company of Vestar Capital Partners.

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HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- For every hour that a patient with septic shock goes untreated, the mortality rate increases by 7 percent. That's why knowing the warning signs is critical to surviving the deadly disease, says the Patient Safety Authority (PSA). Sepsis is the leading killer of children in the world and is one of the deadliest conditions in Pennsylvania. In 2017 (the last year on record), sepsis took the lives of more than 2,400 Pennsylvanians including babies, young children, and healthy young adults. But it doesn't have to be that way if the public knows what to look for.

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Axalta Coating Systems (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, will exhibit its industrial coatings at the International Association of Amusement Park and Attractions (IAAPA) Expo at the Orange County Convention Center, in Orlando, FL November 19-22 in booth #3819.

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CHESTERBROOK, Pa., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- During the Gartner 2019 NA Application Strategies & Solutions Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada, December 3-5, 2019, attendees will have the opportunity to gain insight into today's fast-moving technology trends and build the flexible, agile, scalable architectures and applications necessary for future innovation.

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LANCASTER, Pa., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling all hot chocolate lovers! Auntie Anne's, the world's largest hand-rolled soft pretzel franchise, is celebrating the holiday season with the launch of Hot Chocolate Frost. This festive, limited-time delight is a frozen twist on a classic holiday favorite. It's the perfect way to help people enjoy life's little pleasures and savor the season with friends and family.

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PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Equisoft, a leading global provider of digital business solutions for the insurance and wealth industries, announced today that it has been selected by National Western Life Insurance Company to replace its core legacy policy administration system to support its digital growth initiatives.

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Equisoft, a leading global provider of digital business solutions for the insurance and wealth industries, announced today that it has been selected by National Western Life Insurance Company to replace its core legacy policy administration system to support its digital growth initiatives.

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- TNG is growing! In order to better serve clients and members, TNG is pleased to announce its move to new office space at 475 Allendale Road, Suite 200, King of Prussia, PA 19406. This location has allowed for the opportunity to grow the TNG team, and the firm is pleased to announce the following new appointments:

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WASHINGTON — Democratic lawmakers on Sunday laid out their road map heading into the second week of public impeachment hearings against President Trump: continue to bolster an abuse-of-power case against him by tying Trump directly to demands that a vulnerable ally carry out criminal investigations for the president’s personal political benefit.

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PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The largest-ever clinical trial of a medication for pediatric cardiology patients found that an oral drug significantly improved exercise capacity in adolescent patients with severe, congenital single ventricle heart defects. A study leader says the physiologic benefits represent a milestone in the care of those who have undergone the Fontan procedure, a palliative operation for single-ventricle disease.

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RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A new interim analysis of three-year data from the EMPagliflozin compaRative effectIveness and SafEty (EMPRISE) real-world study on effectiveness shows that Jardiance® (empagliflozin) was associated with a decreased risk of hospitalization for heart failure and a similar risk of non-fatal atherosclerotic cardiovascular events compared with DPP-4 inhibitors and GLP-1 receptor agonists. The interim analysis included 190,000 adults in the U.S. with type 2 diabetes with and without cardiovascular disease. The results were shared today on behalf of Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) at the American Heart Association® Scientific Sessions 2019 in Philadelphia.

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PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuvo Group, an emerging leader in maternal-fetal health, today announced new clinical data for INVU(TM), a pregnancy monitoring and management platform, at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2019 in Philadelphia. The scientific poster, "Non-Invasive, Remote, Self-Administered Acquisition of Fetal and Maternal ECG During Pregnancy," was presented today, Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

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BERWYN, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- RM LAW, P.C. is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Craft Brew Alliance, Inc. ("CBA" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BREW) concerning possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law related to the Company's efforts to sell the Company to Anheuser-Busch ("A-B").

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BERWYN, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- RM LAW, P.C. announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of all persons or entities that purchased Under Armour, Inc. ("Under Armour" or the "Company") (NYSE: UA) (NYSE: UAA) securities between August 3, 2016 and November 1, 2019, inclusive (the "Class Period").

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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf responds to questions about charter school reform at a Nov. 15, 2019, meeting of the Pennsylvania Association of School Administrators in Harrisburg.

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HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- FHLBank Pittsburgh and the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) announced today the 2019 Home4Good funding awarded to programs across the state working to reduce homelessness. This year, FHLBank Pittsburgh provided $3 million toward the effort, and PHFA provided $1.5 million, for a total contribution of $4.5 million. It's the second year of this special joint initiative targeting homelessness.

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BRISTOL, Tenn., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Contura Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CTRA), a leading U.S. coal supplier, today announced the temporary idling of certain support functions at its Cumberland longwall mine in Greene County, Pennsylvania. Due to adverse seam geology in the form of a soft fire clay bottom on the longwall section, and in an effort to reduce mine costs, management made the decision the afternoon of November 14 to temporarily idle support functions, including continuous miner development and preparation plant facilities, effective Friday, November 15. The partial idling of Cumberland mine is anticipated to end on or before Monday, November 18, when the mine is expected to return to more manageable bottom conditions. Support functions will resume once the temporary idling is complete.

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Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Bryan Burhans speaks May 21, 2019, at the Glen Onoko Falls Trail near Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania.

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HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Patricia (Patti) A. Husic, President and CEO of Centric Bank and Centric Financial Corporation, has been named winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award at The Conference for Women, a full-day conference fusing education, motivation, recognition, and celebrating the community impact of extraordinary women. Chosen from among central Pennsylvania's most esteemed community and business leaders, Husic is recognized for building long-term business success with strong community involvement, demonstrating innovation, and an ability to adapt in an ever-changing business environment.

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PITTSBURGH, Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Federated Investors, Inc. today announced that monthly fund composition and performance data for Federated Premier Municipal Income Fund (NYSE: FMN) as of Oct. 31, 2019, is now available in the Products section of FederatedInvestors.com. To order hard copies of this data or to be placed on a mailing list, call 800-245-0242 x5587538, email CEinfo@federatedinv.com or write to Federated Investors, 1001 Liberty Avenue, Floor 23, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.

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PITTSBURGH, Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, today announced that Anne Fink, President, Global Foodservice for PepsiCo, has been named to its Board of Directors.

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PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INO) today announced that Dr. J. Joseph Kim, President and CEO, will present in a fireside discussion at the Stifel 2019 Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 10:20 a.m. Eastern Time in New York, NY. Dr. Kim will provide a business overview and update.

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PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Invitae Corporation (NYSE: NVTA), a leading medical genetics company, today announced Invitae Discover, a clinical research platform that leverages biometric data available through Apple Watch to provide better understanding of the genetic causes of disease. The first study on the platform will evaluate genetics in cardiovascular disease and was announced in conjunction with the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions where researchers are presenting data on genetic screening in familial hypercholesterolemia.

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PITTSBURGH, Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- TSMC presented ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) with two Partner of the Year awards at the TSMC 2019 Open Innovation Platform(®) (OIP) Ecosystem Forum. ANSYS' multiphysics simulation solutions for TSMC's industry-leading FinFET process and advanced three-dimensional integrated circuit (3D-IC) packaging technologies enable customers to accelerate the development of artificial intelligence (AI), 5G, mobile, high-performance computing (HPC) and automotive applications.

Civil litigation settlements often include nondisclosure agreements. The defendant admits no wrongdoing while agreeing to compensate the plaintiff, who agrees not to disclose the amount.

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NEW KINGSTOWN, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominus Capital, L.P. ("Dominus") and affiliates have completed their investment in Surface Preparation Technologies ("SPT"), the nation's number one provider of rumble strips and related roadway safety services. SPT has installed hundreds of thousands of miles of rumble strips, in almost every state, helping to keep motorists safely on the road and preventing collisions. The company combines 30+ years of roadway infrastructure expertise and a fleet of proprietary, technologically advanced equipment.

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PITTSBURGH, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Organ Recovery & Education (CORE), the federally designated nonprofit organization that facilitates organ, tissue and cornea donation in western Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Chemung County, New York, was named today a 2019 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award winner by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross. A Presidential-level honor, the award recognizes exemplary U.S. organizations and businesses that demonstrate an "unceasing drive for innovative solutions to complex challenges, visionary leadership and operational excellence."

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BERWYN, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE: TGI) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.04 per share on its outstanding common stock. The dividend is payable December 16, 2019 to shareholders of record as of December 2, 2019.

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WAYNE, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Zyla Life Sciences (OTCQX: ZCOR) ("Zyla" or the "Company"), a commercial-stage life sciences company, today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019, including net sales from commercial products: SPRIX(®) (ketorolac tromethamine) Nasal Spray, the SoluMatrix(®) products, VIVLODEX(® )(meloxicam), TIVORBEX(® )(indomethacin) and ZORVOLEX(® )(diclofenac)), INDOCIN(®) (indomethacin) suppositories, INDOCIN(®) oral suspension and OXAYDO(®) (oxycodone HCI, USP) tablets for oral use only -CII.

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EAGLEVILLE, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM Interconnection's wholesale electric energy market produced competitive results during the first nine months of 2019, according to the 2019 State of the Market Report for PJM: January through September, released today by Monitoring Analytics, LLC, the Independent Market Monitor for PJM.

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ERIE, Pa., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Holiday shoppers plan to spend an average of $1,047.83 this year, according to the National Retail Federation. Though many go online to make their holiday purchases, it's still hard to find it all without at least one trip to the mall or local shops. All this leads to extra crowds, a spike in package deliveries and more opportunities for someone to take advantage of your holiday generosity.

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PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 'New' Penn Museum will debut more than 10,000 square feet of completely reimagined spaces, including its new Sphinx Gallery; a suite of Africa Galleries; a Mexico and Central America Gallery; the historic Harrison Auditorium; and its stunning new Main Entrance. Part of the Museum's ongoing multi-million-dollar Building Transformation project, this reopening marks a pivotal moment for the Museum, which has become an internationally recognized cultural destination, while staying true to its purpose as a teaching and research institution.

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dandy, the dental platform delivering straighter, healthier and more confident smiles through a combination of in-person treatment and advanced virtual care, launched today in Philadelphia. The new service directly addresses the lack of medical supervision provided by existing DTC companies in the clear aligner market. Philadelphians can now visit MeetDandy.com to book a Snapshot appointment with a local dentist, where they will get a 3D scan, X-rays, a full dental check-up, and then receive their custom aligners at their door within days.

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Pennsylvania Adjutant Gen. Anthony Carrelli speaks during a news conference Nov. 12, 2019, on military recruiting efforts.