Cat Financial Announces Second-Quarter 2020 Results


NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Cat Financial reported second-quarter 2020 revenues of $641 million, a decrease of $116 million, or 15%, compared with the second quarter of 2019. Second-quarter 2020 profit was $59 million, a $20 million, or 25%, decrease from the second quarter of 2019.

The decrease in revenues was primarily due to a $60 million unfavorable impact from lower average financing rates and a $48 million unfavorable impact from lower average earning assets.

Second-quarter 2020 profit before income taxes was $89 million, a $52 million, or 37%, decrease from

MPA announces details for shortened fall sports seasons


The Old Orchard Beach eight-man football team lines up before its 2019 season opener. This fall, high school football teams will play no more than six regular-season games, instead of the traditional eight games. Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer Buy this Photo

The seasons will be shorter but the Maine Principals’ Association took a major step Thursday toward having a fall high school sports season – including football – during the coronavirus pandemic.

The MPA set the maximum number of games for fall sports and updated its guidelines for continuing coach-guided conditioning workouts until the start of official practices on Sept.

First Aid Global LLC Announces A New Travel Companion, The Pandemic Travel Kit


“Where are you traveling this summer?” asks First Aid Global LLC, marking the release of their new Pandemic Travel Kit

TARZANA, Calif. (PRWEB) July 30, 2020

Whether Americans travel by air, boat, plane or train and stay at a hotel or in their RV’s, they may not be fully prepared for travel this summer. They may have forgotten to pack all of those protective safety products they’ll need. If they want to visit grocery stores, hotels, restaurants and other businesses, products like masks and gloves will be required at most places during this continuing health crisis we know as Covid19.

Governor Cuomo Announces $94 Million for School Technology Upgrades Through the Smart Schools Bond Act


Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced approval of 148 Smart Schools Investment Plans aimed at improving school security and reimagining teaching and learning for the 21st century. The approved plans, totaling $94 million, are part of the $2 billion Smart Schools Bond Act — a sweeping education technology initiative first proposed by the Governor and overwhelmingly approved by voters.


“As the ongoing public health crisis has shown, now more than ever we must do everything possible to help schools modernize their infrastructure and are equipped to keep students up with their studies even when they can’t be in the classroom,”