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LUH affected by unofficial action by locum ED doctors LUH affected by unofficial action by locum ED doctors
- September 06, 2017

IAEM President Dr Emily O'Conor estimated that at least one agency or locum doctor withdrew from work in most Emergency Departments today. The ED at Portlaoise Hospital is among those that could be affected and patients are being warned of possible delays. (more...)
Prostate Cancer: Symptoms, Tests, and Treatment Prostate Cancer: Symptoms, Tests, and Treatment
- September 06, 2017

Until about 2008, many doctors and medical societies encouraged yearly screening for men aged 50 and older using the PSA test, which examines blood for a protein produced by cells of the prostate gland, according to the U.S. About 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime. Prostate cancer remains the second-leading cause of cancer death among men in the USA and is most successfully treated when detected in its early stages. (more...)
Celgene Corp's (NASDAQ:CELG) Sentiment is 0.98
- September 06, 2017

Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ:LSTR) has risen 24.66% since September 3, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.41% the S&P500. Barometer Capital Management Inc. As per Friday, July 24, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. Wood maintained the shares of EV in report on Friday, May 27 with "Market Perform" rating. (more...)
Police crackdown on Mangaluru Chalo bike rally, BJP defiant Police crackdown on Mangaluru Chalo bike rally, BJP defiant
- September 06, 2017

The BJP has planned to mobilise 20,000 of its youth workers for a bike rally to the coastal town to protest "political killings of Hindus" in the region in the last couple of years. Dozens of leaders were detained, shoved into buses and taken away from the protest site but not without the ruckus. If 1,000 motorcycles get into the roads, it will disrupt the normal traffic. (more...)
London ranked the most prosperous spot in the UK London ranked the most prosperous spot in the UK
- September 06, 2017

Although London had the highest GDP per capita of the UK's cities and regions at £43,629, the capital has reported only modest growth over the past year compared with other regions. The East Midlands and South West experienced the greatest increase in their millionaire population, up 11.1% and 10.5%, respectively. While, at a regional level, London has the UK's highest business birth-to-death ratio, with 1.78 new businesses created for every business "death", the capital remains a ... (more...)
Letting School Kids Sleep In Could Add Billions to the US Economy Letting School Kids Sleep In Could Add Billions to the US Economy
- September 05, 2017

Studies show that a later school begin time could benefit students in a various ways, including more rest and better evaluations, and new research likewise uncovers that a later school begin time could spare the USA $9 billion consistently. (more...)
NSCN cadre killed, soldier injured in Myanmar border NSCN cadre killed, soldier injured in Myanmar border
- September 05, 2017

The operation is underway since 7.30 am. Such operations are conducted everyday. Speaking about the Special Forces operation at Indo-Myanmar border, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said, "It is a normal routine operation". One NSCN (K) cadre was eliminated near Kunnu village in the same area on Friday, he said. Security forces under the aegis of DAO division has been carrying out aggressive operations in south Arunachal Pradesh and today's operation has struck a blow to the illegal ... (more...)
I don't enjoy being single: Angelina Jolie I don't enjoy being single: Angelina Jolie
- September 05, 2017

I don't enjoy being single ", the 42-year-old told the Sunday Telegraph . "I think now I need to rediscover a little bit of the old me", she said. I've spoken to many people around them, friends and family, and no one could see how they could possibly recover". Back in 2013, she had a preventive double mastectomy after she discovered that she had the BRCA1 gene, which greatly increased her risks for breast and ovarian cancer . (more...)
Nigeria hold on to end Cameroon's World Cup hopes Nigeria hold on to end Cameroon's World Cup hopes
- September 05, 2017

They were surprisingly crowned African champions in Gabon this year under Belgian coach Hugo Broos, but have only managed three draws and a defeat in their four World Cup qualifiers. Tunisia are in command in Group A with three wins out of three ahead of their match away to DR Congo on Tuesday. The best is yet to come, we will certainly be in Russian Federation, " he said. (more...)
Tracking all of the 2017 National Football League practice squad signings and waiver claims Tracking all of the 2017 National Football League practice squad signings and waiver claims
- September 04, 2017

Not quite sure what the practice squad is? Practice squad players will receive a weekly salary, though there are no guarantees so they can be released at any time. A handful of players failed to make the Jets' final 53-man roster on Saturday, but a few can still come away with a job in the NFL . But with the National Football League relaxing in recent years the ability of players on IR to return later in the year, there's an important exception to keep in mind. (more...)
Celebrate workers on Labor Day Celebrate workers on Labor Day
- September 04, 2017

It may come as a surprise to many contemporary Americans, therefore, to learn that Labor Day became a national holiday during an era characterized by great conflict between organized labor and the business community. Why do we get a three-day weekend, and what relevance does this holiday have now? This is especially egregious on holidays like Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. (more...)
What is Labor Day and Why Do Americans Celebrate It? What is Labor Day and Why Do Americans Celebrate It?
- September 04, 2017

Many historians view the creation of this national holiday as an attempt at conciliation at a time of much conflict regarding the role of unions. Labour Day is a public holiday in Australia, and the states of Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales and South Australia is celebrated on the first Monday in October every year. (more...)
Labor Day 2017: When is Labour Day Celebrated in Different Countries? Labor Day 2017: When is Labour Day Celebrated in Different Countries?
- September 04, 2017

Labor Day was celebrated as Empire Day on May 24 every year in honour of the birthday of Queen Victoria's birthday and her contribution to ending slavery. The many benefits and protections workers enjoy today never existed until unions won them for working people. But the life-force of the American worker continues. (more...)
US Celebrates Labor Day US Celebrates Labor Day
- September 04, 2017

In many states holidays celebrating the contributions workers were making to the nation's economic and social progress were adopted. As we enjoy the fellowship of our loved ones at a barbecue, fireworks or other community event, it also is important to reflect on the best ways working people can come together to build an economy that works for all of us. (more...)
Lots of folks seem to labor on Labor Day Lots of folks seem to labor on Labor Day
- September 04, 2017

Today, even as we ride a wave of pro-worker momentum, our economy remains badly out of balance. Right to Work laws simply codify one, commonsense principle: every worker should have the choice to join a labor union, but no worker should be forced to pay fees to a union as condition of employment. (more...)
Pioneering heart transplant man urges people to join organ donor list Pioneering heart transplant man urges people to join organ donor list
- September 04, 2017

The high road mishap rate in the country -one person dies every 33 minutes due to traffic accidents and the number of injured is 20 times more -, result in many brain-death cases each year. "I was so poorly that they made me a priority", she recalled. You desperately want to get better, but you are always thinking that there are people who are going to die on the waiting list. (more...)
Silence over transplants adding to fatal shortage of organs, says NHS Silence over transplants adding to fatal shortage of organs, says NHS
- September 04, 2017

Nine seriously-ill patients from Blackpool died before they could get an organ transplant in the last 10 years, new figures have revealed. . Across Lancashire, 134 people have died while on the waiting list in the past decade, with 133 now in need of a life-saving transplant. (more...)
FSU's Deondre Francois suffers late leg injury vs Alabama; severity unknown FSU's Deondre Francois suffers late leg injury vs Alabama; severity unknown
- September 04, 2017

Last season, he was fantastic as a freshman, finishing with 3,350 passing yards with 20 touchdowns and seven interceptions. Tate was especially key on the drive as he had two grabs for 41 yards, including getting a fade pass in the corner of the end zone, using that 6'5 frame to his advantage. (more...)
Theresa May 'secretly agrees' to pay £50 billion European Union divorce bill
- September 04, 2017

However, a senior Remain supporting Conservative MP told Sky News the threat was being played up. However, Starmer may also face dissent from Labour colleagues, some of whom fear blocking the bill might be seen as obstructing the Brexit process. (more...)
Maiden victory for Haydn Porteous on European soil Maiden victory for Haydn Porteous on European soil
- September 04, 2017

He bounced superbly with birdies at six and nine before handing them back with consecutive bogeys at 10 and 11 to fall one shot behind. Two behind at the start of Sunday's final round, Porteous birdied the first and second holes to pull level with his playing partner and the duo enjoyed a fascinating battle thereafter. (more...)
Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NBIX) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine
- September 04, 2017

Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: NBIX ) has risen 12.51% since September 2, 2016 and is uptrending. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 1.05 million shares versus an average volume of 0.98 million shares during last trading session. (more...)
Ascena Retail Group, Inc
- September 04, 2017

The total value of its holdings increased 36.8%. Share performance for the month is now at -20.31%. The rating was downgraded by FBR Capital on Tuesday, September 20 to "Mkt Perform". Great West Life Assurance Co Can holds 0% of its portfolio in Ascena Retail Group Inc (NASDAQ:ASNA) for 222,693 shares. To answer this, we will compare the two companies across growth, profitability, risk, return, dividends, and valuation measures. (more...)
Vikings sign Kyle Sloter to practice squad Vikings sign Kyle Sloter to practice squad
- September 04, 2017

According to a report in the Minneapolis Star Tribune, which cited a team source, Sloter was signed to the team's practice squad Sunday. Former Broncos quarterback Kyle Sloter has found a new home with the Minnesota Vikings. Klis reported that the 23-year-old Sloter will get $20,000 a week from the Vikings. Sloter posted on his Twitter account Sunday afternoon that he was joining the Vikings. (more...)
Which Insiders Are Selling Altria Group, Inc Which Insiders Are Selling Altria Group, Inc
- September 04, 2017

It has outperformed by 39.22% the S&P500. Rhumbline Advisers increased its stake in Altria Group Inc Com (MO) by 3.75% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Since May 8, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $664,775 activity. Investors sentiment increased to 0.91 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.04, from 0.87 in 2016Q3. (more...)
North Korea fired missile at half range, says Seoul North Korea fired missile at half range, says Seoul
- September 03, 2017

In Seoul, the presidential Blue House spokesman confirmed that US President Donald Trump and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in agreed to enhance the country's deterrence against North Korea by boosting its missile capabilities. The UN Security Council (UNSC) is due to hold an emergency session Tuesday afternoon over the North's latest missile launch at the request of Washington and Tokyo, diplomats said. (more...)
Alabama linebackers suffer injuries vs. Florida State Alabama linebackers suffer injuries vs. Florida State
- September 03, 2017

Alabama , on the other hand, netted 173 yards on the ground. And, hey, Alabama deserves respectful applause, too, for scheduling Florida State instead of Sisters of Mercy Tech. The coverage and run-stoppage is already in place, so if this defense can generate enough pressure on the quarterback, it will certainly be one of the top units in the country. (more...)
Alabama vs Florida State Predictions Alabama vs Florida State Predictions
- September 03, 2017

The Noles only successfully rushed for 40 yards, while Francois went 19-for-33 through the air for 210 yards and a touchdown before leaving the game. The Seminoles were simply Alabama's latest victim in the Tide's 24-7 win Saturday night in Atlanta . (more...)
The Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (RPT) Shares Bought by IndexIQ Advisors LLC The Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (RPT) Shares Bought by IndexIQ Advisors LLC
- September 03, 2017

The stock has "Buy" rating by Wunderlich on Friday, August 5. As per Friday, February 3, the company rating was maintained by Mizuho. Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $15.57. (more...)
Swine flu outbreak: all you need to know Swine flu outbreak: all you need to know
- September 03, 2017

Almost 1,100 people in India have been victimized and killed due to swine flu in the country, says a report. On Wednesday evening, he died and it was also confirmed by the district health department of Ghaziabad."His sample was sent to NCDC and they confirmed that the sample tested positive for swine flu". (more...)
Remembering Katrina, New Orleans looks to help Houston Remembering Katrina, New Orleans looks to help Houston
- September 02, 2017

The powerful hurricane hit Louisiana on August 29, 2005. The strongest pushback to the Urban Land Institute's rebuilding plan for New Orleans had to do with creating flood-mitigation measures in the lowest-lying neighborhoods that may impede development or redevelopment. (more...)