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Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI) Stock Formed Bearish Double Bottom Pattern
- April 22, 2018

Cowen & Co has "Outperform" rating and $41 target. On Wednesday, July 27 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Buy". Finally, TheStreet downgraded Owens & Minor from a "b" rating to a "c+" rating in a research report on Thursday, May 4th. (more...)
Avalanche score two late goals to stun Predators, force Game 6 Avalanche score two late goals to stun Predators, force Game 6
- April 22, 2018

The Predators took a 3-1 series lead into their home game and were expected to close out Colorado, but the Avalanche proved to be a tough out by rallying in the final five minutes to win 2-1 and send the series to Denver for Game 6 on Sunday night. (more...)
'Take Back Day' slated for April 28 'Take Back Day' slated for April 28
- April 22, 2018

This brings the total amount of prescription drugs collected by DEA since the fall of 2010 to 9,015,668 pounds, or 4,508 tons. In October, Americans dropped 456 tons of prescription drugs at almost 5,500 sites operated by the DEA and more than 4,200 of its state and local law-enforcement agencies. (more...)
Amnesty International honors Colin Kaepernick for protests Amnesty International honors Colin Kaepernick for protests
- April 22, 2018

The 30-year-old has been without a team since he opted out of his contract with San Francisco in March 2017, but his protests against the treatment of black Americans, which came amid a series of deaths at the hands of armed police, remain hugely divisive in the US. (more...)
Troops repels Boko Haram attack in Borno Troops repels Boko Haram attack in Borno
- April 22, 2018

According to a statement by David Ahmadu, the Chief of Training and Operations, the new operation‎ will last four months. He said: "It will also ensure the destruction of Boko Haram terrorist camps and strong points in the Lake Chad Basin". (more...)
President Buhari Returns To Nigeria From London President Buhari Returns To Nigeria From London
- April 22, 2018

Buhari was welcomed by Abba Kyari, his chief of staff; Boss Mustapha, the secretary to the government of the federation; and Rochas Okorocha, governor of Imo state. "These investment ventures will lay the foundation for the next 20 years production and domestic gas supply, bringing with it all the attendant benefits both to the economy and the wider society". (more...)
Should Trump be previewing Syrian strike? Should Trump be previewing Syrian strike?
- April 22, 2018

Trump, who has often said a commander in chief should never telegraph his military intentions, apparently did so himself, tweeting that missiles " will be coming " in response to the suspected chemical attack that killed at least 40 people near Damascus. (more...)
IPL 2018: RCB vs DD Preview IPL 2018: RCB vs DD Preview
- April 21, 2018

Now coming to their bowling attack, only Yuzvendra Chahal has been a consistent performer for the team so far this season. Players can choose to play as Virat Kohli , AB de Villiers and Safaraz Khan , amongst others. Most of that success came when he was paired with former skipper Gautam Gambhir as an opener. In the IPL history, Kohli had played 16 matches against DD and scored 661 runs with strike rate of 138.28 including 7 50's. (more...)
Nine new ministers to join Amarinder Cabinet Nine new ministers to join Amarinder Cabinet
- April 21, 2018

They were administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor VP Singh Badnore at a simple ceremony at the Raj Bhawan here on Saturday evening. Besides the resignations, two other Congress MLAs today expressed disappointment over the Cabinet expansion. (more...)
Analyst Research and Recommendations: AbbVie Inc. (ABBV), The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (CAKE)
- April 21, 2018

The stock of Veeco Instruments Inc. (NYSE:GPS) is a huge mover today! The stock decreased 1.39% or $0.74 during the last trading session, reaching $52.33. Among 14 analysts covering 8×8 ( NASDAQ:EGHT ), 9 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 5 Hold. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$67.14 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$49.07. (more...)
BJP's CM face Yeddyurappa files nomination for Karnataka polls BJP's CM face Yeddyurappa files nomination for Karnataka polls
- April 21, 2018

Amit Shah also used the dias to corner the Congress over the 2007 Hyderabad Mecca Masjid blast case , saying Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and his leaders tried to "defame" the Hindus in terror cases. The Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee general secretary B G Mittu Chengappa confirmed that Rahul Gandhi would be addressing a public gathering at Dasara Ground in Gonikoppal of Virajpet constituency. (more...)
CDC expands romaine letuce e. coli warning to Washington State CDC expands romaine letuce e. coli warning to Washington State
- April 21, 2018

Although the warning is limited to greens grown in the Southwest corner of Arizona, officials note product labels often do not identify growing regions, and whole heads of lettuce offer little to no information about the vegetable's origin. (more...)
Where to follow RCB vs DD live Where to follow RCB vs DD live
- April 21, 2018

Hitters in the RCB squad, AB de Villers, Quinton de Kock and Brendon McCullum have accumulated 122, 94 and 47 runs respectively while the RCB skipper has amassed 201 runs from four outings, averaging 67.00. Some of the heavy hitters are on the RCB side and we pick them to take the crown this match . One of the many positive outcomes of the IPL was that it allowed domestic cricketers, who were not a part of the national team setup, to improve their game and prove their worth ... (more...)
BFC thrash East Bengal to lift Super Cup BFC thrash East Bengal to lift Super Cup
- April 21, 2018

The BFC goalkeeper escaped with just a booking when he came out of his box to floor Ansumana Kroma with a high kung fu-like kick aimed at the Liberian's ribcage. Bengaluru were awarded a penalty following a hand ball by East Bengal's Gurwinder Singh inside the penalty box. East Bengal players trooped off the ground dejected but were left wondering how the game could have unfolded had Gurpreet Singh not benefited from referee R Srikrishna's leniency, with the game just seven minutes old. (more...)
Shares in Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Acquired by RiverGlades Family Offices LLC
- April 21, 2018

Wellington Mgmt Group Llp stated it has 0.01% in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. It has underperformed by 10.20% the S&P500. Founders Financial Securities Llc decreased its stake in Coca Cola Co (KO) by 59.07% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
California Assembly to vote on 'conversion therapy' ban California Assembly to vote on 'conversion therapy' ban
- April 21, 2018

The California Assembly has passed a bill to implement fraud convictions for people who practise gay cure therapy. Equality California and the Trevor Project both co-sponsored the bill, which was introduced by Assemblymember Evan Low (D-San Jose). (more...)
Suspected Chemical Attack in Syria: What We Know and Don't Know Suspected Chemical Attack in Syria: What We Know and Don't Know
- April 21, 2018

President Donald Trump said Monday he will make a decision as early as this evening on the United States response to what he called an "atrocious" chemical weapons attack on civilians in Syria and warned that he will hold the responsible parties accountable. (more...)
The Series The Series "Scandal" Ended With a Brand New Stevie Wonder Song
- April 21, 2018

Speaking to People this week, Washington said that, like us, she's still mourning the end of the show. (Same!) "I imagine it will take some time to really understand what just transpired in my life". "As we have created sort of the imaginary world of the impossible in Washington, now that's happening in the real world", explains Washington, "so we've had to up our ante". (more...)
Kathua rape triggers protests in Dublin Kathua rape triggers protests in Dublin
- April 21, 2018

In particular they highlighted case of Asifa Bano, an eight-year-old girl recently raped and murdered in Kathua, Kashmir , with chants of "Modi go back", "Modi out out" and "Justice for Asifa". At least 15 students were injured after the protests turned violent in Anantnag district of south Kashmir and police used tear gas and resorted to baton-charge to tame the agitators. (more...)
Alfie Evans' parents lose Supreme Court appeal over toddler's life-support treatment Alfie Evans' parents lose Supreme Court appeal over toddler's life-support treatment
- April 20, 2018

Judges said the hospital must be "free to do what has been determined to be in Alfie's best interests". Alfie's parents have been seeking the right to transfer their son to the Vatican's pediatric hospital, Bambino Gesu. Mr Justice Hayden ruled in February that doctors at Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool could stop treating Alfie against the wishes of his parents, after hearings in the Family Division of the High Court in London and Liverpool. (more...)
Opioid Prescriptions Drop 9 Percent, but Not Far Enough Opioid Prescriptions Drop 9 Percent, but Not Far Enough
- April 20, 2018

A health data firm released a report Thursday showing a nine percent average drop nationwide in the number of prescriptions for opioids filled by retail and mail-order pharmacies. There was an even greater drop in the total dosage of opioid prescriptions filled previous year, that was down 12%. 'People really don't want them if they can avoid them'. (more...)
Sizing Up Analyst Views on Shares of Spire Inc. (NYSE:SR)
- April 20, 2018

The firm has a market cap of $1,123.92, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.41, a PEG ratio of 4.24 and a beta of 2.05. About 9,848 shares traded. It has underperformed by 61.98% the S&P500. On Thursday, February 18 the stock rating was maintained by Wedbush with "Outperform". The rating was upgraded by J.P. Morgan to "Buy" on Thursday, November 16. (more...)
E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce expands to 16 states E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce expands to 16 states
- April 20, 2018

Thankfully, thus far nobody has died from the outbreak, but the CDC isnt taking any chances, and has some very specific advice for everyone. The E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce in the United States is spreading. The CDC traced the outbreak to the lettuce after interviewing numerous ill people about where and what they'd eaten recently. Symptoms may be mild to severe, including diarrhea which may be bloody. (more...)
United Kingdom scientists discover new species of 'exploding ant' United Kingdom scientists discover new species of 'exploding ant'
- April 20, 2018

A new species of ant has been discovered, which has the ability to explode when under attack in an attempt to save its own colony. On the outside, to any predators, the species seems fairly inconspicuous with its brown-reddish colour and lack of a stinger. (more...)
'Windrush generation' migrants are British - PM May 'Windrush generation' migrants are British - PM May
- April 20, 2018

Ministers have agreed they will be given indefinite leave to remain, but they must apply for a new status. Those who were in the country by 1973 had the right to stay. An immigration lawyer obtained a last-minute injunction and he was released. Mr Bristol's lawyer, Jacqueline McKenzie, said: 'He would come into the office and say: 'Will I ever get my passport?' We saw him get more and more depressed and anxious. (more...)
Corker: Taking Trump Re-election Plans 'With a Grain of Salt' Corker: Taking Trump Re-election Plans 'With a Grain of Salt'
- April 20, 2018

Reminded that Trump has said he would run again and has already raised $4 million for his campaign, Corker said he's not convinced that Trump will seek re-election . "Why wouldn't he?" asked Camerota. "I don't know, why would he?" When it comes time ask me that question. Johnson called the prompt for Trump's endorsement a "gotcha question", adding that he thinks "it's unusual that members of the media would be talking about the 2020 election in 2018". (more...)
Shares in TRI Pointe Group (NYSE:TPH) Acquired by Jefferies Group LLC
- April 20, 2018

TRI Pointe Group has a 1 year low of $12.01 and a 1 year high of $19.55. The SI to Tri Pointe Group Inc's float is 11.15%. NYSE:TPH traded down $0.79 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $16.46. The positive are 71%. EQT Corporation had 83 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. In Thursday, October 26 report Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating. (more...)
Woman Killed In Southwest Flight Had Vermont Ties Woman Killed In Southwest Flight Had Vermont Ties
- April 20, 2018

She said that even though Jennifer did not survive, his actions mean a great deal to her family. "And that's just a wonderful gift, just an angel, and now hopefully she's somebody's guardian angel", said Riordan. Riordan, who was wearing a seatbelt, was sucked out of her seat by uncontrolled decompression from the shattered window. "The "how" this could happen - I don't know if I'll ever be able to put that to rest". (more...)
Dead Carcasses and Rodents Found at Farm Behind Massive Salmonella Egg Recall Dead Carcasses and Rodents Found at Farm Behind Massive Salmonella Egg Recall
- April 20, 2018

On April 13, Rose Acre Farms voluntarily recalled almost 207 million eggs produced at its Hyde County farm in North Carolina that it believed were at risk of contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. The company houses more than 3,000,000 hens and has asked the public not to rush to judgment. The company voluntarily recalled the eggs after an investigation of illnesses on the East Coast triggered an inspection of the facility. (more...)
Early Warning System For Cancer Grows An Artificial Mole On Your Skin Early Warning System For Cancer Grows An Artificial Mole On Your Skin
- April 20, 2018

The early warning system is made of a genetic network that is integrated into human cells, which will work as an implant. An implant keeps watch for elevated levels of calcium in the blood , and warns the patient by growing an artificial mole on their skin . (more...)