Daily Archives: April 16, 2019

Oregon Sports Angels invests in Portland apparel company

Oregon Sports Angels has invested in Looptworks, a fast-rising Portland company that "upcycles" by making new products out of discarded material. It's the fourth investment for Oregon Sports Angels, which has quickly become a critical part of the cit...

By | 2019-04-16T21:47:57+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Economics|

Textron Aviation announces new business jet sales in China

Textron Aviation has announced sales agreements for eight new Cessna Citation business jets through a joint venture in China.  The local division of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) says in a press release that the eight Citation XLS+ will be delivered over t...

By | 2019-04-16T14:42:37+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

Erin Hills to host U.S. Women’s Open, Mid-Amateur Championships

Erin Hills golf course, which hosted the U.S. Open in June 2017, has been selected as the host site for the 2025 U.S. Women’s Open and the 2022 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championships. The U.S. Women’s Open will be held May 29 to June 1, 2025. The 2022 U.S. M...

By | 2019-04-16T14:34:42+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Sports|

Gilead teams with startup to turn machine learning on fatty liver disease

Even before much of the world last year found out about Daphne Koller's machine-learning-driven drug development company, she was invited to speak to Gilead Sciences Inc. scientists. The ensuing conversations have led Koller's Insitro to formally work ...

By | 2019-04-16T13:51:46+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Healthcare|