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Irma causes no major damage in Florida Irma causes no major damage in Florida
- September 18, 2017

Those who evacuated ahead of the hurricane are returning to homes without electricity and facing the prospect of days, maybe weeks, with nothing to ease the withering heat and humidity. The company on Tuesday said it expected to have the lights back on by the end of the weekend for the Atlantic coast. Some Florida utilities, including FPL, warned customers it could take weeks to restore power in the hardest hit areas. (more...)
British Police Raid Address Near London In Train Attack Probe
- September 18, 2017

According to police, the search at the well-respected couple's property in Cavendish Road in Sunbury-on-Thames is directly linked to the "very significant arrest " of the 18-year-old. This is a breaking news story and will be updated . This is the fourth time the United Kingdom's national terror threat level has been raised to "critical" since the system was made public in 2006. (more...)
Florida Sets Emergency Generator Rules for Nursing Homes Florida Sets Emergency Generator Rules for Nursing Homes
- September 18, 2017

He also tweeted that he was "outraged" over the deaths Wednesday at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, where residents had endured sweltering conditions after Irma knocked out electricity last weekend. The nursing home under scrutiny in Florida had a generator, but it did not power the air-conditioning. Federal law now requires that nursing homes be kept between 71 and 81 degrees and have a backup power source in case of emergency. (more...)
Oakland Raiders: 3 Takeaways from Week 2 vs. Jets Oakland Raiders: 3 Takeaways from Week 2 vs. Jets
- September 18, 2017

The display angered some in the Jets' locker room after the 45-20 loss. As expected, the crowd loved it - and him. He finished 26-of-39 for 187 yards and two interceptions for a passer rating of 56.3. Oakland's defense tied for second in the National Football League last season with 14 takeaways on fumbles, led by Khalil Mack's five forced fumbles and three recoveries. (more...)
The Latest Apple Watch Can Operate Away From Your iPhone
- September 18, 2017

Assuming an audiobook provider like Audible offers an Apple Watch app, you should be able to stream audiobooks with just a cellular Apple Watch. Even though the Apple Watch is becoming popular in India, the numbers might not be significant enough for a carrier to justify the investments required at the moment. (more...)
LivaNova PLC (LIVN) PT Raised to $80.00 at Jefferies Group LLC LivaNova PLC (LIVN) PT Raised to $80.00 at Jefferies Group LLC
- September 17, 2017

The brokerage now has a $83.00 target price on the stock. They now have a Dollars 54 price target on the stock. A number of other analysts also recently weighed in on the company. In related news, Director Daniel Jeffrey Moore sold 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 15th. Director Daniel Jeffrey Moore let go of 1,000 shares at an average price of $61.55 on Monday the 17th. (more...)
Community Gathers for Walk to End Alzheimer's Community Gathers for Walk to End Alzheimer's
- September 17, 2017

Additionally, more than 15 million family and friends provide care to people with Alzheimer's and other dementias in the U.S. In Texas alone, there are more than 360,000 people living with the disease. "I think it was just fabulous, and I want to say to everybody that it was just special that they came out", Annabel Bowlen said. The organization says they raised well over 107-thousand dollars before the walk even started.The money will go to help support families affected by Alzheimer's as ... (more...)
England T20 captain Eoin Morgan defends Ben Stokes omission England T20 captain Eoin Morgan defends Ben Stokes omission
- September 16, 2017

Almost 13,000 spectators at Riverside Ground will miss their local hero Stokes in action and also his battle with West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite that was one of the defining moment in the 2016 World T20 final at Eden Gardens. (more...)
Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGIO) Trading Volume Significantly Higher
- September 16, 2017

The stock of Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AGIO) has "Market Perform" rating given on Monday, December 7 by Leerink Swann. About shares traded. Verisk Analytics, Inc. Since March 20, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 sales for $1.26 million activity. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 30,882 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $1,294,000 after buying an additional 25,005 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
How Analysts Feel About Anthem Incorporated (NYSE:ANTM) After Increase in Sellers?
- September 16, 2017

During the same period past year, the firm posted $3.33 earnings per share. The company's diverse product portfolio has helped in improving underwriting results. Anthem, Inc . recently announced a dividend for shareholders that was paid on Friday June 23rd, 2017. This is an increase from Anthem's previous quarterly dividend of $0.65. (more...)
Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen rock to 'I Saw Her Standing There' Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen rock to 'I Saw Her Standing There'
- September 16, 2017

This time, no one killed the vibe. McCartney will play the second of a two-night stand at MSG on Sunday (Sept. 17). "Ladies and gentleman, Mr. Bruce Springsteen!"he yelled before the crowd began chanting "Bruce" emphatically". Springsteen and Van Zandt joined in to jam for the encore - a rendition of "I Saw Her Standing There", which they performed twice. "The last time we played together was in London's Hyde Park and they pulled the plug", McCartney told the crowd, referencing the July ... (more...)
California lawmakers vote to move up primary California lawmakers vote to move up primary
- September 16, 2017

The bill will prohibit additional jail time meant to allow immigration enforcement officials to take undocumented immigrants arrested for other reasons into custody. Once released, the documents would appear on the California Secretary of State's website. The legislature will also end the first half of its two-year session by taking up a spending package to distribute $1.5 billion in income from the state's cap-and-trade air quality program, which raises money by selling businesses limited ... (more...)
Marcelo agrees to Real Madrid contract extension Marcelo agrees to Real Madrid contract extension
- September 16, 2017

The Spaniard had reportedly been discontent with his situation at the club last term, with coach Zinedine Zidane using him mainly on a substitute basis in the Champions League. The new contract comes as a big reward for Isco , as the former Malaga star was struggling for regular action, and at one point he was linked with a move to the Premier League. (more...)
ULC Begs Nigerians to Store Food for the National Strike Period ULC Begs Nigerians to Store Food for the National Strike Period
- September 16, 2017

Adodo noted that the Federal Government was yet to address the concern of its members, following a 14-day ultimatum issued to the Federal Government through its Central Working Committee, CWC, which expired Friday, September 8, 2017. The group further lamented that the official response it received from the Federal Government on the matter, vide a letter from the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, fell grossly short of addressing the issues raised, which warranted an ultimatum in the ... (more...)
IPhone X demand unlikely to match supply until 2018
- September 16, 2017

But "due to supply constraints", he adds, it's unlikely demand will match supply until 2018. Ming Chi Kuo has lowered his earlier iPhone X shipping estimates from 45-50 million units this year down to 40 million units shipped, with timing of the iPhone X pre-orders meaning Apple will ship zero units in the third quarter of the year. (more...)
Aamir Khan's grungy, rough-n-tough look from Thugs Of Hindostan leaked Aamir Khan's grungy, rough-n-tough look from Thugs Of Hindostan leaked
- September 16, 2017

Now, the still leaked online shows Aamir looks nothing like what we're accustomed to seeing him in his previous films. He sported various looks with like that of a college guy, village guy in Lagaan, etc.to suit his filmy role. It is a dream come true. For his upcoming 'Thugs of Hindostan' , the actor is now sporting a nose ring , among the rare occasions a male actor has done so, and has also got multiple earrings as well. (more...)
D'Tigers Beat Senegal To Reach Men's Afrobasket Final D'Tigers Beat Senegal To Reach Men's Afrobasket Final
- September 16, 2017

The North Africans are now the only team standing in Nigeria's way of lifting the title they won two years ago. D'Tigers still led 18-16 points at the end of the third quarter while Senegal managed to pick 26 points more than Nigeria's 24 points at the end of the last quarter. (more...)
Now a Category 3, Hurricane Irma barrels toward Naples Now a Category 3, Hurricane Irma barrels toward Naples
- September 16, 2017

One of the most powerful hurricanes ever to slam storm-prone Florida, Irma is threatening unsafe storm surges up to 15 feet (4.5 meters), enough to cover a house, as it collides with the state after sowing devastation through the Caribbean. (more...)
Alliancebernstein LP Has $770.25 Million Position in Aetna Inc. (AET)
- September 16, 2017

The Firm has a development and license agreement with Endo Global Ventures, a Bermuda unlimited liability firm, an affiliate of Endo International plc (Endo), for injectable collagenase for marketed indications and indications in development. (more...)
HC against evicting Kochi shops HC against evicting Kochi shops
- September 16, 2017

In its petition, the business establishments said the closure of the units will cause heavy financial liabilities to them. The government said in the affidavit that FIFA had entered into an agreement with the All India Football Association and the Greater Cochin Development Authority (GCDA) for conducting the global football event at the stadium. (more...)
UN's Guterres calls on Myanmar to end violence, urges aid UN's Guterres calls on Myanmar to end violence, urges aid
- September 16, 2017

Kyaw said the de-facto leader is "not only complicit [in] the genocide, she is [also] a partner in genocide". Tillerson stated that Suu Kyi has found herself in a hard and complex situation and that Myanmar's democracy is facing a defining moment. (more...)
Johnson takes on May with vision for 'glorious' Brexit Johnson takes on May with vision for 'glorious' Brexit
- September 16, 2017

Speaking of Mr Corbyn, he said: "In other words, he would make a complete mockery of Brexit , and turn an opportunity into a national humiliation". Boris Johnson last night fired the first shots in what is thought to be a bid to position himself as the next Conservative Party leader. (more...)
UNICEF says 240000 Rohingya kids in unsafe situation UNICEF says 240000 Rohingya kids in unsafe situation
- September 16, 2017

The ministry warned that the three encroachments between September 10 and 14 could lead to "unwarranted consequences". There are also about 52,000 pregnant and lactating women among the refugees. "The needs are seemingly endless and the suffering is deepening", said UNICEF spokeswoman Marixie Mercado. "Refugees are still pouring in. There is a serious lack of coordination among the government and the agencies", Nur Khan Liton said. (more...)
The Risk Of Diabetes Increases Because Of Artificial Sweeteners The Risk Of Diabetes Increases Because Of Artificial Sweeteners
- September 16, 2017

However, a recent research discovered these substances come with their own risks. The study hasn't been published yet, but researchers have found correlations with previous research which linked artificial sweeteners with weight gain. The control group was given placebos. After two weeks, the authors of the study observed that the body's response was noticeably impaired. Therefore, when they consume glucose, the body is predisposed to a deficient assimilation. (more...)
Real Madrid extends Marcelo's contract
- September 16, 2017

At his press conference to announce his contract extension, Marcelo highlighted some of the best he's played alongside. The last time he faced Bale, the Welshman got a hat-trick as Real Madrid thrashed Real Valladolid. "I've played against and alongside some exceptional players, but I would say that Cristiano is the most complete player I have seen". Real Madrid had appealed against the sending off but the disciplinary committee remained unmoved. (more...)
AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume
- September 16, 2017

About 13.79M shares traded. Equities analysts forecast that AbbVie Inc . will post $5.52 EPS for the current year. It has underperformed by 21.47% the S&P500. (NYSE: ABBV ). At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $77.94. Its up 0.01, from 0.99 in 2016Q3. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding ABBV? These funds have shifted positions in ( ABBV ). (more...)
Binge drinking changes your brain activity Binge drinking changes your brain activity
- September 16, 2017

Perhaps surprisingly, previous studies have also found very similar brain changes in adult chronic alcoholics, with the team pointing out that although the college students engaged in binge-drinking this did not mean they fit the criteria for alcoholism. (more...)
Kathy Griffin's Sister Joyce Dead at 65 After Cancer Battle Kathy Griffin's Sister Joyce Dead at 65 After Cancer Battle
- September 16, 2017

Alongside the video, the comedian captured the post, "My sister Joyce passed away peacefully last night. Please support American Cancer Society Society here: goo.gl/eMJVhq (Link In Bio)". The My Life on the D-List personality has kept a low profile over the summer amid the controversy that erupted in May when she posed in an photo holding a severed head resembling Donald Trump. (more...)
Jos crisis: Police warn Plateau residents over inciting comments Jos crisis: Police warn Plateau residents over inciting comments
- September 16, 2017

The governor charged community and religious leaders to ensure peace in the communities as he also confirmed that several persons were injured. His words, "Community leaders must ensure peace in their domains". Simon Lalong has assured. "In a statement by the Director of Press and Public Affairs, Mr Emmanuel Nanle Samuel, the sudden buildup of tension" in Jos to "the conduct of some disgruntled elements, who have chose to throw the metropolis into confusion on account of their negative ... (more...)
SC wants dignified life for prisoners SC wants dignified life for prisoners
- September 16, 2017

The apex court bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta was hearing a PIL highlighting the sorry state of prisons when it came up with a slew of directions to check "unnatural deaths" behind bars. It also directed all states to examine the availability of medical assistance to prisoners and take remedial steps wherever necessary. The General Assembly of the United Nations had adopted the standard minimum rules for the treatment of prisoners (the Nelson Mandela Rules) in 2015. (more...)