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Washington holds on late to beat No. 25 Arizona St Washington holds on late to beat No. 25 Arizona St
- February 02, 2018

We took away the 3-point shot. Dickerson carried the Huskies in the first half and had 13 points and 11 rebounds before the break. But the Huskies got little contributions from everyone. Nowell and Dickerson both made a pair of free throws sandwiched around a runner from Evans. Nowell was called for an offensive foul with 36.5 seconds left giving the ball back to the Sun Devils. (more...)
Officials report 52 flu-related deaths in Connecticut Officials report 52 flu-related deaths in Connecticut
- February 02, 2018

Green said the flu easily is spread from person to person by respiratory droplets. "It usually has reached the peak by now and we are hoping it will happen soon". Hilton Head Hospital reported one flu-related death of an older adult on January 22, said Lydia Hill, public relations and marketing director at Hilton Head Hospital and Coastal Carolina Hospital. (more...)
Mitt Romney says he'll announce February 15 on the Senate race Mitt Romney says he'll announce February 15 on the Senate race
- February 02, 2018

All indications point toward a run from the former MA governor and presidential nominee. This story will be updated . Romney issued a glowing statement after Hatch's announcement, writing on Facebook, "I join the people of Utah in thanking my friend, Senator Orrin Hatch for his more than forty years of service to our great state and nation". (more...)
De Silva, Mendis help Sri Lanka reach 295-1 at lunch De Silva, Mendis help Sri Lanka reach 295-1 at lunch
- February 02, 2018

Kusal made 194 against the Tigers a year ago and was on his way again when on the verge of a double-hundred, Mushfiqur Rahim taking a fine catch running back from midwicket when the opener tried to dispatch Taijul Islam to the boundary, ending a stand of 107 with Roshin. (more...)
Man dies from cancer weeks after winning $1M lottery jackpot Man dies from cancer weeks after winning $1M lottery jackpot
- February 02, 2018

At the beginning of January, Donald Savastano was one of the luckiest men in NY after he won $1 million on a scratch-off lottery ticket. He was excited to pay off some debt and prepare for the future as he hadn't really planned for retirement because of his profession. (more...)
FDA Intervenes With Anti-Diarrhea Drug Packaging FDA Intervenes With Anti-Diarrhea Drug Packaging
- February 02, 2018

The drug is cheap; 400 generic capsules can be bought for as low as $10. A 2016 study from the Annals of Emergency Medicine shows that Imodium A-D consumed in massive doses has the same effects in the body as heroin, morphine, and other opiates. (more...)
National Wear Red Day: Why do we wear red? National Wear Red Day: Why do we wear red?
- February 02, 2018

When is National Wear Red Day? The Senate formally adopted a resolution that proclaims February 2018 as American Heart Month and February 2nd 2018 as " Go Red for Women Day". Heart disease causes 1 in 3 deaths. While cardiovascular diseases in the US kill approximately one woman every 80 seconds, the good news is 80 percent of cardiac events may be prevented with education and lifestyle changes. (more...)
Teen raped during Padmaavat show at cinema hall in India Teen raped during Padmaavat show at cinema hall in India
- February 02, 2018

The accused has been identified as 23-year-old K Bhikshapati from Jangaon, an excavator operator. The Police has also initiated action against the owner of the cinema hall. In another similar incident, a 16-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped inside a movie theatre in Meerut district in Uttar Pradesh. He then visited his sister's place in Jagathgirigutta area. (more...)
Dog Bites More Common for Anxious People Dog Bites More Common for Anxious People
- February 02, 2018

In the survey, people living in a semi-rural town in Cheshire were asked to fill in a questionnaire created to assess their emotional stability.... A quarter of the participants said they had been bitten by a dog at least once in their life. (more...)
Logan Paul dealing with fallout from controversial blog post Logan Paul dealing with fallout from controversial blog post
- February 02, 2018

In an interview with ABC's " Good Morning America " on Thursday, Paul says that he realizes the impact of his actions, and believes the criticism he has received is fair. Despite that, Paul told Strahan he isn't making content "necessarily for kids". Sometimes I cuss. Sometimes I make inappropriate jokes. Logan Paul is having the worst time of his life on social media, he just can't catch a break and some folks will argue that he cause it on himself. (more...)
Eldest Castro Son Kills Himself Eldest Castro Son Kills Himself
- February 02, 2018

Late Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro's son Diaz-Balart was 68-years-old when he committed suicide. His relatives include U.S Representative Mario Diaz-Balart and former USA congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart, some of whom were prominent figures from the Cuban-American exile community who were enemies to the late Cuban leader. (more...)
Florida Senate OKs bill banning forced child marriages Florida Senate OKs bill banning forced child marriages
- February 02, 2018

In Florida, like many states in the country , anyone can marry a child as long as they have the consent of the child's parents. "This bill will help many families, many children, who might be facing this in this state", Sen. "We should always look out for our children". Right now in Florida a child can marry with permission from their parents-or a judge if the girl is pregnant. (more...)
O Canada ... oh boy! O Canada ... oh boy!
- February 02, 2018

The bill was first introduced in the House of Commons in May 2016 by the late Liberal MP Mauril Belanger and received harsh resistance from Conservative MPs who considered a change to the anthem an unacceptable adjustment to an iconic Canadian symbol. (more...)
Centre opposes plea for death penalty in rape cases of kids Centre opposes plea for death penalty in rape cases of kids
- February 02, 2018

The Centre spelt its position on the issue as the petitioner-lawyer sought death for the accused. "In case they decide that the child should be shifted, they shall shift the child immediately to AIIMS". The Bench said, "two doctors, who are the experts in the field, must appreciate the concern expressed by this Court". The court was informed that the baby has now been shifted to AIIMS. (more...)
Curiosity rover's stunning new Mars panorama is unlike any other Curiosity rover's stunning new Mars panorama is unlike any other
- February 02, 2018

The mountain is more than 50 miles away from where the Curiosity Rover snapped it, but due to the thin atmosphere on Mars, it can be seen in nearly crystal clear definition. Farther north are the channel and fan of Peace Vallis, relics of the streams that carried water and sediment into the crater about 3 billion years ago. (more...)
Pharmacist involved in 2012 meningitis outbreak sentenced to 8 years in prison Pharmacist involved in 2012 meningitis outbreak sentenced to 8 years in prison
- February 02, 2018

Nearly 80 people died and almost 800 were sickened in what's considered the worst public health crisis in recent US history. U.S. District Judge Richard G. "As a licensed pharmacist, Glenn Chin took an oath to protect his patients", said Harold H. Shaw, Special Agent in Charge, FBI Boston Division. "How did you get lost? How could you have fallen so far to become uncaring, cold and callous enough to put the patients' welfare behind your personal gain?" asked Krakowski, the niece of Alice ... (more...)
Trump needs to take action against opioid crisis Trump needs to take action against opioid crisis
- February 02, 2018

We must get much tougher on drug dealers and pushers if we are going to succeed in stopping this scourge", Trump said in the address. "The struggle will be long and hard - but, as Americans always do, we will prevail". "My administration is committed to fighting the drug epidemic and helping get treatment for those in need". The declaration of a public health emergency is a potentially important step towards combatting the opioid crisis, which continues to wreak havoc on American ... (more...)
Analyst Buzz: Ultra Clean Holdings Inc. (UCTT)
- February 02, 2018

Cushing Asset Management Lp increased Ngl Energy Partners Lp (NGL) stake by 7.94% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The percentage of stocks meeting price targets is 55%. They expect $0.60 earnings per share, up 66.67 % or $0.24 from last year's $0.36 per share. CPSI's profit will be $4.98M for 19.93 P/E if the $0.37 EPS becomes a reality. (more...)
Budget has nothing for middle-class, traders: Arvind Kejriwal Budget has nothing for middle-class, traders: Arvind Kejriwal
- February 02, 2018

In particular, the Delhi government criticised the Centre for "not increasing Delhi's share in central taxes, which has been stagnant since 2001-02". Kejriwal took to twitter to say that "he had expected some financial assistance to important infrastructure projects". (more...)
'Serial stowaway' Marilyn Hartman back in court today 'Serial stowaway' Marilyn Hartman back in court today
- February 02, 2018

The most serious was an incident January 14 when she got through a TSA checkpoint and boarded a flight to London . During her brief hearing Wednesday, Hartman interrupted the judge and her own attorney saying she did not have any family and that she was under the care of a medical professional. (more...)
Kylie follows Adele with Dolly Parton-inspired new video for Dancing Kylie follows Adele with Dolly Parton-inspired new video for Dancing
- February 01, 2018

Taking place on the set of The Day Of The Dead - with a replica of a 1970's Nashville motel room thrown into the mix - the video sees the Australian songstress in an array of glittery ensembles, showcasing her ageless physique. To back her claim, Kylie uploaded a short video clip showing her dancing like insane. "I always thought I could learn routines quickly but this was different", she admits. (more...)
EPS Growth overview of Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN)
- February 01, 2018

The stock decreased 6.09% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $4.01. The Stock has Weekly volatility of 4.75% and monthly volatility of 4.26%. During the same quarter previous year, the business posted ($0.07) EPS. Amarin Corporation plc is a biopharmaceutical company with operations in lipid science focused on the commercialization and development of therapeutics for cardiovascular health. (more...)
Sports Court Lifts Lifetime Olympic Bans For 39 Russians Sports Court Lifts Lifetime Olympic Bans For 39 Russians
- February 01, 2018

The CAS said it found "insufficient" evidence that the athletes were guilty of doping offences at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, upholding their appeals and ruling to reinstate medals and results disqualified by the IOC. Russian Olympic Assembly chief Alexander Zhukov called the CAS decision " fair ", adding that these 28 athletes are now able to take part in the 2018 Olympic Games. (more...)
North Korean Olympians arrive in South Korea North Korean Olympians arrive in South Korea
- February 01, 2018

We hope Congress rejects Trump's call for $1.5 trillion in new infrastructure spending. South Koreans believe that only Pyongyang will benefit from the upcoming games. According to a pool report from South Korean reporters who accompanied the athletes, the visitors from the South were given a 19-course meal on the second floor of the hotel at the ski resort. (more...)
Railway's Capex for the year 2018-19 Pegged at Rs.1,48528 Crore Railway's Capex for the year 2018-19 Pegged at Rs.1,48528 Crore
- February 01, 2018

A significant portion of this allocation will be used to enhance the carrying capacity of the Railways. The Railways may chart a course to spend the highest ever plan size in Budget 2018-19 with sources pegging a figure close to Rs 1.5 lakh crore of capital expenditure. (more...)
Standing desks are indeed calorie burners, but by how much? Standing desks are indeed calorie burners, but by how much?
- February 01, 2018

Standing at work could be a way to lose weight, reports a new Mayo Clinic study . One cardiologist who read over the findings agreed. It's sometimes called sitting disease or compared to the ravages of smoking. Admittedly, that's not much, but scientists insist that it adds up. Finding a way to stand for six hours, rather than sit, may be hard for people with desk jobs. (more...)
Goodwill employees find loaded grenade launcher among donated items Goodwill employees find loaded grenade launcher among donated items
- February 01, 2018

E., after employees discovered a grenade launcher with a grenade inside it, according to an incident report. Police reportedly disposed the active grenade in a Hazmat locker and the launcher was stored in the agency's property room. It's not clear who donated the items. "So we want to make sure we dispose of it properly, and we handle it correctly", said Beshures. News of the unusual find followed the discovery of dozens of grenades by a roadside in Maryland by someone collecting ... (more...)
Flu shot effectiveness for dominant strain under 20 per cent this season Flu shot effectiveness for dominant strain under 20 per cent this season
- February 01, 2018

So far, over 12,000 people have been hospitalized since October 1, according to the CDC. Two pediatric deaths were reported last season and the season before, according to the county, which had tallied a total of 33 deaths at this time past year. (more...)
More middle-aged people are suffering strokes, figures show More middle-aged people are suffering strokes, figures show
- February 01, 2018

More first time strokes are now occurring at an earlier age compared to a decade ago. In 2016 the figure was 38.2 per cent. There are about 32,000 stroke-related deaths in England each year. Face - has their face fallen on one side? Speech - is their speech slurred? "Everyone needs to be aware of the signs". "Speedy treatment will help prevent deaths and disability". (more...)
Migraine may up cardiovascular diseases Migraine may up cardiovascular diseases
- February 01, 2018

The average age for being diagnosed with migraine was 35 years, and 71% of participants were women. He is a postdoctoral fellow of clinical epidemiology at the Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark. The findings were published online January 31 in the BMJ . The researchers, from Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark and Stanford University in the USA, did not examine exactly why there is such a strong link between migraines and cardiovascular disease. (more...)