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Jussier Formiga's Stellar Finish Tops UFC 221 Post-Fight Bonuses Jussier Formiga's Stellar Finish Tops UFC 221 Post-Fight Bonuses
- February 11, 2018

It remains unclear what the UFC has planned for the middleweight division after champion Whittaker was forced off the card with illness and Romero missed weight . But the 26-year old American played it wisely and changed things up, taking Hunt down to the canvas, where the two spent most of the remainder of the fight as Blaydes superior fitness eventually told, the judges scoring it 30-26, 30-26 and 29-27 in the United States fighter's favour. (more...)
Special UV Light Kills Airborne Flu Virus Special UV Light Kills Airborne Flu Virus
- February 10, 2018

We've known for decades that UVC light is capable of killing bacteria and viruses by breaking down the molecular bonds that hold them together. The study found that "far ultraviolet C" (far-UVC) light could kill airborne flu virus particles in a lab setting that was created to be similar to a public space. (more...)
Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD) Where Moving Ahead?
- February 10, 2018

The stock increased 2.27% or $2.16 during the last trading session, reaching $97.17. In the investment work, traders and investors are still found of using the moving average to determine and analyze technical signs. Princeton Portfolio Strategies Group LLC raised its stake in shares of Brookdale Senior Living by 3.7% during the 2nd quarter. Bessemer Grp reported 528 shares or 0% of all its holdings. (more...)
Uber Pays Waymo $245 Million to Reach Settlement On Trade Secrets Uber Pays Waymo $245 Million to Reach Settlement On Trade Secrets
- February 10, 2018

Uber has settled its courtroom battle with self-driving auto unit Waymo. "And while we won't agree on everything going forward, we agree that Uber's acquisition of Otto could and should have been handled differently", the Uber CEO said. The U.S. Department of Justice is conducting a separate, criminal investigation into the trade secrets. Levandowski may have been called to the stand Friday, where he was expected to invoke his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination, a possibility ... (more...)
Penske Automotive Group (PAG) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS
- February 10, 2018

Rutabaga Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Marinemax Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $468.72M market cap company. The stock of MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE:PAG) on Thursday, February 2 with "Positive" rating. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with "Hold" on Thursday, August 31. (more...)
Salman Mujahid Baloch rejoins MQM-P, appeals workers to 'save the party' Salman Mujahid Baloch rejoins MQM-P, appeals workers to 'save the party'
- February 10, 2018

Although the coordination committee did not remove Dr Sattar from the post of convener, the action was widely viewed as a clear attempt to minus the seasoned leader who took reins of the party more than 17 months ago by removing London-based founder Altaf Hussain in nearly a similar manner. (more...)
US flu season continues to get worse US flu season continues to get worse
- February 10, 2018

Ten more children have been reported to have died from flu , bringing the total for the season so far to 63. "I wish that there were better news this week, but nearly everything we're looking at is bad news", said Dr. "We see increases in influenza about every eight to 1o years or so, and this is going along with the H1N1 flu many years ago", Margolis said. In the last severe flu season, in 2014-2015, 148 children died. (more...)
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho rules out signing attacking players Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho rules out signing attacking players
- February 10, 2018

But Mourinho has hinted Shaw could soon be offered a new deal. "Luke is not about changing my mind, it's just the evolution or no evolution of his potential", he said . "I think it's hard, honestly, I always felt we had lovely but hard matches. I don't want attacking players so, speculation in the summer, you have to go to other areas". (more...)
Touch Sensors Market Emerging Trends and New Technologies Research Report
- February 10, 2018

Semiconductor Strain Gauge Sensors market overall development by key vendors along with forecast period and development in the industry. Residential Sensor Faucet in Retail Market analysis is provided for global market including development trends by regions, competitive analysis of Residential Sensor Faucet in Retail market . (more...)
Afridi's gentle act wins hearts of cricket fans Afridi's gentle act wins hearts of cricket fans
- February 10, 2018

Afridi, before clicking the picture, asked her to hold the flag correctly and won everyone's heart with this gesture. After the two-day affair was over Afridi signed autographs for fans from different parts of the world who had gathered at the venue to see their favourite stars play. (more...)
Enzalutamide Delays Metastasis in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Enzalutamide Delays Metastasis in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer
- February 10, 2018

The drug is very significant for J&J's pharma division, not least because a court recently overturned the USA patent on current prostate cancer drug Zytiga. A recent estimate from analysts EP Vantage forecast the drug could earn around $1.4 billion by 2022. The submission is based on data from the pivotal SPARTAN Phase III clinical trial which assessed the safety and efficacy of apalutamide versus placebo in men with nmCRPC who have a rapidly rising prostate specific antigen (PSA) level, ... (more...)
TRI Pointe Group (TPH) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Accern Reports
- February 10, 2018

That puts the market capitalization at $2.6 bln. The stock increased 2.16% or $3.11 during the last trading session, reaching $147.18. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.83, for a total transaction of $2,839,978.26. Moffett Nathanson downgraded it to "Sell" rating and $1700 target in Monday, June 12 report. The firm has "Positive" rating by Susquehanna given on Wednesday, March 30. (more...)
Scores of flights canceled as winter storm pummels US Midwest Scores of flights canceled as winter storm pummels US Midwest
- February 10, 2018

This round of severe winter weather is continuing to affect a large region around lower Lake of MI, including northern IL, southern MI and northern IN, till Monday morning. and 6 p.m. for most of the Chicago area, earlier than when it first went into effect Thursday. State Police said about 50 vehicles were involved in the pileup in the highway's eastbound lanes just east of Kalamazoo. (more...)
What Do Analysts Say About AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)
- February 10, 2018

Another trade for 6,699 shares valued at $589,512 was sold by Michael Robert A . It has underperformed by 8.92% the S&P500. Investment Centers Of America Inc decreased Abbvie Inc ( ABBV ) stake by 6.34% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Bellecapital Ltd invested in 0.9% or 8,603 shares. (NYSE:CRM) for 9,344 shares. Peapack Gladstone Financial Corp has 0.38% invested in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) for 139,142 shares. (more...)
There's an Unfortunate Outbreak of Norovirus at the Olympics This Year There's an Unfortunate Outbreak of Norovirus at the Olympics This Year
- February 10, 2018

Norovirus, which is also known as "cruise ship virus" or "winter vomiting flu ", is typically spread through close contact with infected people or through contaminated food, water or surfaces. This usually develops 12 to 48 hours after being exposed. Mr. Hong said that as of Thursday, more than 1,100 people - including some nonsecurity staff - were still in quarantine. (more...)
Dana Air Door Incident - NCAA Sends Four-Man Team to Examine Aircraft Dana Air Door Incident - NCAA Sends Four-Man Team to Examine Aircraft
- February 10, 2018

The report of our team will confirm to us what really happened. A doctor who flew on a Dana Airlines craft tweeted her concern about a broken exit door which fell off while the plane was landing. Following widespread reporting of the incident, Dana Air released a statement which read: " We wish to state categorically that this could never have happened without a conscious effort by a passenger to open it ". (more...)
Donald Trump dials PM Modi to discuss Maldives crisis, Rohingyas Donald Trump dials PM Modi to discuss Maldives crisis, Rohingyas
- February 10, 2018

However, when Maldives' president Abdulla Yameen wanted to send his foreign minister as special envoy to India to discuss the crisis, India turned down the offer and explained that there were no "suitable dates". However, the Government had refused to listen to the pleas. "They also exchanged views on Burma and ways to address the plight of the Rohingya refugees ". (more...)
FDA Approves Single-Pill, Three-Drug Biktarvy for HIV FDA Approves Single-Pill, Three-Drug Biktarvy for HIV
- February 10, 2018

With bictegravir Gilead reckons it can get back on to firmer footing, and the company says it plans to quickly move forward with a USA filing this quarter and a European application next quarter, claiming the new combination "represents an important advance in triple-therapy treatment for a broad range of HIV patients". (more...)
Tim Tebow Foundation hosting 'Night to Shine' at Mission City Church Tim Tebow Foundation hosting 'Night to Shine' at Mission City Church
- February 10, 2018

The district bussed the Life Skills girls. Tonight all about celebrating the lives of the area's special needs residents in their, "Night to Shine". We have gotten a lot of support in the community. American Residential Services is the big night's global corporate sponsor for the second year in a row, while partners such as Men's Wearhouse are providing special discounts for designer tuxes and donating a portion of the proceeds to the Tim Tebow Foundation. (more...)
First SC Child Death From the Flu Reported in the Midlands First SC Child Death From the Flu Reported in the Midlands
- February 10, 2018

An official count of flu-related deaths will not be available until after the season ends. Harrist says the state continues to see widespread influenza with indications of high activity levels. The flu can be especially deadly to people with chronic health conditions, as well as the elderly and the very young. Symptoms can include a sudden onset of fever, dry cough, headache, muscle aches, tiredness, sore throat, and nasal congestion or stuffiness. (more...)
Stock Rating Report: Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)
- February 09, 2018

Occidental Petroleum has a 1-year low of $57.20 and a 1-year high of $77.90. The stock decreased 1.14% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $67.69. Lynch Karen S had sold 15,271 shares worth $2.47 million. Mitsubishi Ufj Securities Holdings Limited reported 170 shares stake. D'AMICO LANCE E had sold 10,000 shares worth $920,699 on Friday, February 2. (more...)
Flu outbreak has killed at least 63 children: CDC officials Flu outbreak has killed at least 63 children: CDC officials
- February 09, 2018

The illness is widespread in all states but Hawaii and Oregon. Nordlund said. Anytime H3N2 strains are dominant, as they are now, "we tend to see more severe disease more hospitalizations, more deaths". So far, however, deaths this season from the flu and flu-related pneumonia have lagged a little behind some recent bad seasons. Although the majority of flu-related deaths in IN have occurred in individuals age 65 and older, almost 83 percent of the influenza-like illnesses reported ... (more...)
Kohli calls Kuldeep, Chahal as `brave bowlers` Kohli calls Kuldeep, Chahal as `brave bowlers`
- February 09, 2018

The onus so far has been on piling pressure on the spinners by taking them on or play them out with dogged defence like Khaya Zondo and David Miller did the other day, but clearly those plans haven't come off. In three ODIs against South Africa here, they have lost two and won one, the latter in 2010-11 when they had shot into the series' lead (aforementioned). (more...)
Herdsmen attacks: Victims' blood will fight back, says Fayose Herdsmen attacks: Victims' blood will fight back, says Fayose
- February 09, 2018

During his visit, the Ekiti state governor offered prayers at the graveside of the 73 persons killed in January by suspected herdsmen. Fayose prayed for the repose of their souls. "We believe that the only goal for the governor's ego trip to Benue State is mainly to score cheap and pedestrian political points that have no value whatsoever to Rivers people". (more...)
Tyre of Delhi-bound SpiceJet flight bursts at Chennai airport, passengers safe Tyre of Delhi-bound SpiceJet flight bursts at Chennai airport, passengers safe
- February 09, 2018

There were no casualties or any injuries to the 199 passengers due to the incident, the SpiceJet said. "As the aircraft moved on the metal portion after the tyre burst , a small portion of the runway got damaged", Chandramouli added. The Airport Authority has said that the main runway resumed operations at 6.45 pm. The main runway had to be closed because the markings caused by the landing gear had to be inspected and repaired and also because the stricken flight was on a taxiway near the ... (more...)
Human eggs fully grown in lab for first time ever Human eggs fully grown in lab for first time ever
- February 09, 2018

Martin Ledwick, Cancer Research UK's head cancer information nurse, said: "Fertility preservation is an important issue for many patients whose treatment could leave them infertile". Azim Surani of the University of Cambridge pointed out that the eggs yielded by the research were smaller than normal, and "it might be of interest to test the developmental potential of these eggs". (more...)
Study links acne with increased risk of depression Study links acne with increased risk of depression
- February 09, 2018

People with acne are at an increased risk of suffering from depression, new research finds. Researchers had dug through electronic medical record databases, including a primary care database in the United Kingdom called The Health Improvement Network (THIN). (more...)
Weekly flu cases decrease for first time this season Weekly flu cases decrease for first time this season
- February 09, 2018

This flu season is hitting hard, and the local impact is widespread. "Once you've had one strain, you should not get that one again, so you do have antibodies to that one". Everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "We're seeing more cases now than we have in quite some time, several years". (more...)
After SC train crash, wife of conductor sues Amtrak, CSX Corp After SC train crash, wife of conductor sues Amtrak, CSX Corp
- February 09, 2018

Sunday, according to a copy of the complaint. According to the lawsuit, CSX intentionally removed its signal system along a section of the track causing the Amtrak to collide with a parked freight train. Clearly, a comprehensive look at rail safety is needed. Daymon said CSX, the owner and operator of the rail lines, "improperly padlocked" a rail switch which "erroneously directed" the Amtrak train from its southbound path. (more...)
Bathroom Hand Dryer Bacteria Gross-Out Goes Viral on Facebook Bathroom Hand Dryer Bacteria Gross-Out Goes Viral on Facebook
- February 09, 2018

Still, she added that it's still better to use the air dryers than to not wash your hands at all. She claims she picked up the stuff from a hand dryer. Wider says the photo actually does pose a "legitimate concern". "I stuck the open plate in an enclosed hand dryer of a public bathroom for a total of 3 minutes". (more...)