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Rep. Tony Cárdenas calls sexual abuse allegations false Rep. Tony Cárdenas calls sexual abuse allegations false
- May 04, 2018

A House Democrat has identified himself in a lawsuit involving claims of sexual abuse against a minor in order to deny the allegations. But for reasons not explained in the statement his lawyer Patricia Glaser provided reporters, Cárdenas has chose to pre-emptively disclose himself as John Doe and publicly deny the allegations. (more...)
Celgene Corporation Stock Pops on Q1 Earnings Beat
- May 04, 2018

About 3.77M shares traded. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) has risen 39.20% since May 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.91% the S&P500. First American Bank decreased its stake in Celgene Corp ( CELG ) by 51.58% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Diseases from ticks, mosquitoes and fleas have tripled in the US Diseases from ticks, mosquitoes and fleas have tripled in the US
- May 04, 2018

When a pregnant woman is infected, Zika can result in severe birth defects. Disease cases from mosquito, tick, and flea bites tripled in the U.S. from 2004 to 2016. "Well it's hard to predict how these things will happen, especially new diseases", said Gaines. Tick-borne diseases can be treated with antibiotics, and prompt diagnosis can help prevent complications. (more...)
Junk food diet can double infertility risk Junk food diet can double infertility risk
- May 04, 2018

The researchers found that women who ate fruit less than one to three times a month took half a month longer to become pregnant compared to those who ate three or more portions of fruit a day in the month before they conceived. "A recent review on male diet and fertility markers indicated that higher intake of fruits and vegetables was associated with increased sperm motility whereas a higher intake of fat-rich foods and candies may decrease semen quality", Grieger and her co-authors wrote . (more...)
Coli infection linked to lettuce reported in ND Coli infection linked to lettuce reported in ND
- May 04, 2018

In fact, in the 1990s, most E.coli illnesses were linked to contaminated hamburger products. People who get sick from toxin-producing E. coli come down with symptoms about three to four days after swallowing the germ, with many suffering bloody diarrhea, severe stomach cramps and vomiting. (more...)
Scientists Probe Mystery of How Hair Prematurely Goes Gray Scientists Probe Mystery of How Hair Prematurely Goes Gray
- May 04, 2018

Cells in the body have the ability to detect any type of foreign invader and the respond by producing interferon, which are signaling molecules. Hair pigmentation over the course of a lifetime is dependent on the presence of melanocyte stem cells that reside in the hair follicle . (more...)
EP Wealth Advisors LLC Has $864000 Holdings in Philip Morris International (PM) EP Wealth Advisors LLC Has $864000 Holdings in Philip Morris International (PM)
- May 04, 2018

Philip Morris International had a negative return on equity of 72.40% and a net margin of 7.50%. PM traded up $0.34 during trading on Thursday, hitting $80.44. Piper Jaffray reissued a "buy" rating and set a $126.00 target price on shares of Philip Morris International in a research note on Thursday, February 8th. (more...)
Jernigan out 4-to-6 months with herniated disc, contract re-worked Jernigan out 4-to-6 months with herniated disc, contract re-worked
- May 04, 2018

Though no one knows for sure where Jernigan hurt his back, whether it be with the team, or independently, Howie Roseman and the Eagles front office obviously view the injury as a major red flag and have made the appropriate moves to further mitigate their risks moving forward. (more...)
Top Sri Lankan government officials arrested for bribery remanded until May 9 Top Sri Lankan government officials arrested for bribery remanded until May 9
- May 04, 2018

The duo has allegedly demanded a 560 million rupee bribe which had been negotiated down to 100 million. He was recently promoted as Sirisenas Chief of Staff, the most influential position in the administration after Secretary to the President. (more...)
Woman has 132-pound ovarian cyst removed Woman has 132-pound ovarian cyst removed
- May 04, 2018

Patient received a clean bill of health and was allowed to return home. The benign mucinous ovarian tumor was sitting on the 38-year-old woman's digestive tract. While ovarian cysts are typically small and may not cause symptoms, patients can experience pressure, bloating, swelling or pain in the lower abdomen. (more...)
Price Target Estimates: Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. (TNDM) Price Target Estimates: Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. (TNDM)
- May 04, 2018

The number of shares that were traded during the day was 17.54 million, which corresponds to its 3-month volume average of 23.97 million shares a day. Sysco Corporation (SYY)'s Relative Strength Index (RSI ) is 59.45. If the answer is less than 1, it indicates that price of the stock is in losing momentum. (more...)
Another window breaks on Southwest flight Another window breaks on Southwest flight
- May 04, 2018

It was just two weeks ago that a woman, Jennifer Riordan, died from her injuries after a piece of engine broke a window open on another Southwest flight. The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration ordered additional inspections of fan blades in CFM56-7B engines, continuing to determine the full extent of the maintenance problem that led to a deadly explosion aboard a Southwest Airlines 737 on April 17. (more...)
Relay for Life slated for May 11 at Yadkinville park Relay for Life slated for May 11 at Yadkinville park
- May 04, 2018

The American Cancer Society estimates there will be 27,380 new cases of selected cancers in Alabama this year, with 10,720 deaths. Dozens of local cancer survivors and many more caregivers and supporters united Wednesday morning for a breakfast reunion to commemorate a cancer-free life, and to gear up for Friday's Relay for Life walk. (more...)
Just Group (JUST) Rating Setd by Numis Securities
- May 04, 2018

Morgan Stanley boosted their price objective on Indivior from GBX 450 ($6.44) to GBX 455 ($6.51) and gave the stock an "equal weight" rating in a report on Tuesday, April 3rd. Therefore 75% are positive. Norcros has a 12 month low of GBX 147 ($2.05) and a 12 month high of GBX 200 ($2.79). GBX 486.25's average target is 7.70% above currents GBX 451.5 stock price. (more...)
Young Americans Feel Lonelier Than The Elderly Young Americans Feel Lonelier Than The Elderly
- May 04, 2018

Those whose annual household incomes is lower than $75,000 have an average loneliness score 3.5 points higher than those whose annual household incomes are $75,000 or greater. The younger people, part of Generation Z, had loneliness scores of about 48 compared with almost 39 for those 72 and older. Some of these studies have also found loneliness to be linked directly with physical health problems. (more...)
Belgian scientists to participate in NASA's seismic tracking mission to Mars Belgian scientists to participate in NASA's seismic tracking mission to Mars
- May 04, 2018

The Atlas V, whose Centaur upper stage is powered by a single Aerojet Rocketdyne RL10C-1 engine, is powerful enough to launch planetary probes from either USA coast, depending on their mission mass. Once on the surface, InSight will take interplanetary excavation to a "whole new level", according to NASA's science mission director Thomas Zurbuchen. (more...)
Rolando the hero as Marseille knock out Salzburg Rolando the hero as Marseille knock out Salzburg
- May 04, 2018

Amadou Haidara's second goal of this season's competition reduced the Austrians' deficit to one (53') before Bouna Sarr's unfortunate own-goal - the Marseille wing-back stuck out a foot to send Xaver Schlager's off-target shot into his own net (65') - levelled the aggregate scores. (more...)
Life anxiety may be linked to dementia in later life Life anxiety may be linked to dementia in later life
- May 04, 2018

A meta-analysis was not conducted due to the heterogeneity between the studies. Dementia is a term used to describe a number of conditions that cause damage to brain cells. However, they say that given the prevalence of anxiety, it may be worth doctors considering anxiety a risk factor for dementia. The study recommends that Global Positioning System consider anxiety as well as depression as an indicator of risk for dementia and that "close monitoring of subtle cognitive decline in older ... (more...)
New nut allergy test may be cheaper and more accurate New nut allergy test may be cheaper and more accurate
- May 04, 2018

The new test is five times cheaper than an OFC and could be a secondary tool when skin-prick tests are inconclusive. Dr. Susan Leech, allergy expert and member of the United Kingdom -based Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH), who was also not involved in the research, told Newsweek: "The gold standard for diagnosing peanut allergies remains the oral food challenge". (more...)
Landlady to rename pub after Burnley manager Sean Dyche Landlady to rename pub after Burnley manager Sean Dyche
- May 04, 2018

Enjoying a pint in a pub renamed in their honour? When asked how she would pay tribute if Dyche led Burnley to Premier League glory, she added: "I'd have to put a statute out of him". The Princess Royal has stuck to its word as it is set to change its name to "The Royal Dyche". "I'm going to the Burnley player awards on Monday and hope to get the chance to speak to Sean about the idea and get his blessing". (more...)
Utah's Planned Parenthood sues Trump administration Utah's Planned Parenthood sues Trump administration
- May 04, 2018

The office's guidance stated facilities applying for Title X grants should be able to provide evidence that they are in line with HHS's priorities, calling upon family planning services to include "natural family planning" and "fertility awareness" known as the rhythm method. (more...)
AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Shares Bought by Spark Investment Management LLC
- May 04, 2018

Wellington Shields Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Flowers Foods Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.75B market cap company. (NYSE:ABBV) with "Equal-Weight" rating. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.28 earnings per share. equities research analysts anticipate that AbbVie Inc. (more...)
Accused Golden State Killer Joseph DeAngelo looks to stop additional DNA collection Accused Golden State Killer Joseph DeAngelo looks to stop additional DNA collection
- May 04, 2018

DeAngelo, appearing in court in an orange jumpsuit and handcuffed to a wheelchair, said nothing. The same method lead Sacramento Police to arrest Joseph James DeAngelo , the suspected Golden State Killer , for his alleged involvement in a string of murders and sexual assaults in the 1970s and 80s. (more...)
Research report explores the global medical image analysis software market Research report explores the global medical image analysis software market
- May 03, 2018

Further, Breast Pumps market companies are concentrate on innovation and establishing their products at competitive prices. Rivals involved in the Global Flexible Fire Barrier Sealant Sales Market or the entrants wanting to be, are required to attempt a thorough outlook of the industry, and keep up to date their market knowledge regarding a range of different aspects crucial in the competition among leading market players . (more...)
Tri Pointe Homes Inc 2017 Q4 Institutional Investor Sentiment Better Than Expected
- May 03, 2018

For this year, TRI Pointe Group , Inc. (NYSE:DY). Eulav Asset has 14,300 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. The stock increased 1.69% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $17.4. Voya Investment Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0% invested in TRI Pointe Group , Inc. (NYSE:TPH). Parallax Volatility Advisers L P holds 0% in TRI Pointe Group , Inc. (more...)
Grab Battlefield 1 They Shall Not Pass DLC for Free Grab Battlefield 1 They Shall Not Pass DLC for Free
- May 03, 2018

The multiplayer aspect was improved as well and we got 4 brand new maps added to the rotation - Rupture, Verdun Heights, Fort De Vaux and Soissons. The DLC pack includes your usual mix of new weapons, new maps, the "Trench Raider" elite class which specialises in- you guessed it, raiding trenches, new vehicles and artillery. (more...)
Scientists Build 'Synthetic' Embryos For Fertility Research Scientists Build 'Synthetic' Embryos For Fertility Research
- May 03, 2018

However, the discovery will not serve the cloning goal. The experiment was not made for cloning people or animals, but to better understand why many pregnancies fail at the earliest stage of implantation. Using engineering technologies, Rivron and his team assembled them for the first time in such a way as to trigger self-organisation, resulting in the formation of what they called "blastoids". (more...)
Sex life is quite active among senior Americans Sex life is quite active among senior Americans
- May 03, 2018

Even more respondents said that sex is an important part of a romantic relationship at any age (76%), that they are interested in sex (65%) and that sex is a valuable contributor to quality of life (54%). The survey raises questions regarding sexual health among seniors . ■ Forty-five percent of people who rated their health as excellent, very good, or good said they were sexually active, while 22 percent of those who reported being in fair or poor health were sexually active. (more...)
One person dies from E. coli outbreak linked to lettuce One person dies from E. coli outbreak linked to lettuce
- May 03, 2018

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 23 more cases were reported since Friday, bringing the total to 121. Health officials in California said 24 people had fallen ill in the state, including the person who died. The FDA received confirmed that romaine lettuce isn't being produced and distributed from the Yuma growing region, reducing the potential for exposure. (more...)
US Bancorp (USB) Shares Sold by Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH
- May 03, 2018

Shares of U.S. Bancorp stock traded down $0.86 on Wednesday, hitting $49.86. About 424,838 shares traded. Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co. bought a new stake in U.S. Horseman Cap Management Ltd accumulated 145,900 shares. Companies may issue new shares and buy back their own shares. Shares for $1.10M were sold by Elmore John R . (more...)