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Delhi rains bring respite from heat, but disrupt smooth traffic movement Delhi rains bring respite from heat, but disrupt smooth traffic movement
- September 22, 2017

The maximum temperature is likely to be around 30 degrees Celsius, while the minimum around 23 degrees Celsius. Met office forecast for Saturday shows that there will generally be cloudy sky with light rain and thundershowers in parts of the capital. (more...)
Migrant death toll off Turkey rises to 15 Migrant death toll off Turkey rises to 15
- September 22, 2017

Ambulances and medical teams carried out medical checks. The nationalities of the migrants were not disclosed, but Turkey's private Dogan News Agency reported that most were Iraqi nationals. Turkish coastguard intercepted 834 migrants off the Black Sea coast between August 13 and September 9 and detained 10 alleged people smugglers, Turkey's Daily Sabah newspaper said on its website. (more...)
Toby Roland-Jones suffers season-ending stress fracture in back Toby Roland-Jones suffers season-ending stress fracture in back
- September 22, 2017

Finn returned his best bowling figures at Lord's of 8/79 to help sweep Middlesex to a vital Championship win over Lancashire prompting Voges to promote the pacer's Ashes claims. The opening batsman retired hurt after he was struck by a delivery from James Harris during Lancashire's County Championship match against Middlesex at Lord's on Thursday. (more...)
Pakistan's anti-graft body freezes bank accounts of Nawaz Sharif, family Pakistan's anti-graft body freezes bank accounts of Nawaz Sharif, family
- September 22, 2017

Sharif had to step down from the prime minister's post after he was disqualified by a Supreme Court bench on July 28. Sharif's aide Asif Kirmani informed the court that the former premier was now in London with his ailing wife. PML-N's senior leader Mushahid Ullah Khan confirmed that the move would pave the way for Nawaz Sharif to become PML-N President. NAB submitted four interim references against the Sharif family and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar before the accountability court following ... (more...)
Walmart hosting Wellness Day Walmart hosting Wellness Day
- September 22, 2017

In select locations, customers can also get free vision screenings. The retail chain teamed up with the American Diabetes Association to support a healthier lifestyle for customers. Walmart store will offer the screenings from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 23. The "Walmart Wellness Day" event is offered in partnership with the American Diabetes Association, which estimates almost 8 million people with diabetes are undiagnosed, according to a news release from the company. (more...)
Engineers Gate Manager LP Invests $460000 in Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (SCHN)
- September 22, 2017

Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. has a 52-week low of 17.50 and a 52-week high of 30.60. PSTB's profit will be $7.99M for 19.67 P/E if the $0.15 EPS becomes a reality. Royce & Associates LP owned about 1.23% of Schnitzer Steel Industries worth $8,549,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. (NASDAQ:SCHN) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, September 16 by Jefferies. (more...)
Exercise type doesn't matter, it's being active that counts Exercise type doesn't matter, it's being active that counts
- September 22, 2017

The study's principal investigator Dr. Scott Lear said one in four people worldwide do not meet the current guideline. A recent study concludes that 1 in every 12 global deaths could be prevented, if all of us adhered to at-least 30 minutes of exercise each day, or 2.5 hours in week. (more...)
FDA warns about risks of incorrect dosing with obeticholic acid FDA warns about risks of incorrect dosing with obeticholic acid
- September 22, 2017

Some patients were receiving higher doses of the drug, particularly due to a higher frequency of dosing than recommended in the label, the agency added. Intercept's shares dropped more than 10 percent following the news. Intercept Pharma has only had a few months to revel in its first product launch before a safety warning from the FDA knocked it back . (more...)
Myanmar's Leader Addresses Nation over the Rohingya Crisis Myanmar's Leader Addresses Nation over the Rohingya Crisis
- September 22, 2017

The crisis has prompted a global chorus of condemnation against Myanmar's government for failing to blame the all-powerful military for the renewed violence, which French President Emmanuel Macron called a "genocide". The situation in Myanmar is one of the crisis that world leaders will be tackling during the coming week as they meet in NY for the UN General Assembly. (more...)
Trump blasts United Nations at his first visit Trump blasts United Nations at his first visit
- September 22, 2017

She warned that Britain will make up to 30 per cent of its annual £90 million core funding conditional on the United Nations making good on new secretary general Antonio Guterres's drive to make it "more agile, transparent and joined-up". (more...)
SBI Life IPO subscribed 1.16 times on last day SBI Life IPO subscribed 1.16 times on last day
- September 22, 2017

SBI Life's public issue involved its promoters offloading up to 12 crore shares of face value of Rs 10 each through the offer of sale route. In a statement, SBI Life Insurance said it has finalised the allocation of 3.18 crore equity shares at Rs 700 per share totalling Rs 2,226 crore to 69 anchor investors. (more...)
Customs seizes another 470 sophisticated guns at Lagos Port Customs seizes another 470 sophisticated guns at Lagos Port
- September 22, 2017

Ali urged Nigerians to rise up and remain vigilant to deal decisively with the enemies of the country, adding that this was what the Federal Government required all citizens to do. Addressing newsmen during the latest display of another seized 470 pump action rifles imported illegally into Nigeria from Turkey, Col Alli explained that he has been directed by the Presidency to discuss with the Turkish ambassador to Nigeria on the issue tomorrow. (more...)
Healthcare Trust Of America Inc (HTA) Analysts See $0.41 EPS Healthcare Trust Of America Inc (HTA) Analysts See $0.41 EPS
- September 22, 2017

Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of HTA . On Thursday, December 31 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy". The firm's quarterly revenue was up 23.6% on a year-over-year basis. Healthcare Trust of America , Inc. was upgraded to "strong buy" by analysts at Raymond James. (more...)
Share Buyback Program Announced by MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) Share Buyback Program Announced by MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM)
- September 22, 2017

MGM Resorts International has a 1-year low of $24.78 and a 1-year high of $34.65. The stock declined 0.23% or $0.08 reaching $32.48 on the news. Traders focusing on these levels may be watching for the stock to be gaining bullish momentum. (more...)
United States to provide $32 million in aid to Rohingya fleeing Myanmar United States to provide $32 million in aid to Rohingya fleeing Myanmar
- September 22, 2017

Rohingya Muslim rest in front of a grocery shop at a camp for refugees in Hyderabad, India, Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. Citing serious ramifications on national security, the Centre told the Supreme Court on Monday that it should not interfere and let it take a decision under a "fair and just procedure" on the issue of deportation of Rohingyas, many of whom have illegally crossed borders seeking refuge against widespread violence and discrimination in their home country, Myanmar. (more...)
Trump meeting: Boko Haram, looted funds, Gulf of Guinea security Trump meeting: Boko Haram, looted funds, Gulf of Guinea security
- September 22, 2017

This time, the Presidency has not said how long he intends to stay. But calls for the president's resignation was dismissed by the presidency and the members of the All Progressives Congress (APC). On the sidelines of the General Assembly, President Buhari met with King Abdullah II of the Kingdom of Jordan, had lunch with United States President Donald Trump, had bilateral meeting with the United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres and President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana. (more...)
Jordan Peele developing a TV series that follows Nazi hunters Jordan Peele developing a TV series that follows Nazi hunters
- September 22, 2017

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Peele will produce the 1970s-set drama The Hunt , which follows a diverse group of Nazi hunters in the U.S. The hunters focus on capturing Nazis who have "escaped justice and embedded themselves in American history". (more...)
Rohingya deportation: Decision has to be taken by SC, says Rajnath Rohingya deportation: Decision has to be taken by SC, says Rajnath
- September 22, 2017

Though the Government of India has made its stand clear that it would not be possible for India to provide shelter to the Rohingya Muslims who were forced to escape from Myanmar, the Centre has been sending aids to Bangladesh to provide relief to those who were forced to escape from Myanmar. (more...)
Ministros do STF discutem significado das 'flechas' de Janot Ministros do STF discutem significado das 'flechas' de Janot
- September 22, 2017

Raquel Dodge havia anunciado publicamente que todos os integrantes da equipe de Janot estavam convidados a permanecer na Lava Jato . As informações só foram divulgadas pela Procuradoria-Geral da República na tarde de hoje. O convite para a permanência dos membros do GT Lava Jato já havia sido feito por Raquel Dodge durante a campanha à sucessão de Rodrigo Janot . Dos dez procuradores que auxiliaram Janot na Lava-Jato, três já haviam se antecipado com pedidos para sair do grupo. (more...)
Research: Lead in Water Affected Fertility Rates in Flint, Michigan Research: Lead in Water Affected Fertility Rates in Flint, Michigan
- September 22, 2017

A spike in legionella bacteria in Flint's water was seen as early as June 2014, prosecutors showed on charts in court, two months after Flint switched its water source from Detroit water to the more-corrosive Flint River water. During this time period, residents in Flint were generally unaware of the amount of lead in their water. They next turned to deaths of fetuses of 20 weeks gestation and older, excluding abortions, which are reported by hospitals. (more...)
Thermo Fisher Scientific Releases Dividend For The Latest Quarter of $0.15
- September 22, 2017

PerkinElmer, Inc. insiders have sold a net of -955 shares during the past three months, which implies that the company's top executives have been feeling bearish about the stock's outlook. As per Monday, April 24, the company rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research. Finally, Cleveland Research raised shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, July 20th. (more...)
BYU to sell caffeinated sodas on campus for first time since 1950s BYU to sell caffeinated sodas on campus for first time since 1950s
- September 21, 2017

The university will be adding Coca-Cola Freestyle dispensers at some locations on campus. Although a topic of controversy, LDS Church officials point out Church doctrine never mentions the use of caffeine. Workers are stocking vending machines and store shelves on the BYU campus with caffeinated soft drinks this morning for the first time in 60 years. (more...)
Baby dies after MI mother sacrifices life to give birth Baby dies after MI mother sacrifices life to give birth
- September 21, 2017

Life Lynn DeKlyen died Wednesday at University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor, less than two weeks after her mother's death. Carrie DeKlyen chose to forego clinical trials and chemotherapy to treat her brain cancer since it would have meant ending her pregnancy. (more...)
No. 12 FSU hosts NC State to headline ACC's Week 4 schedule No. 12 FSU hosts NC State to headline ACC's Week 4 schedule
- September 21, 2017

After the date for the matchup was postponed due to Hurricane Irma , the No. 19 Florida State volleyball team is set to take on the No. 3 Florida Gators on Tuesday (Sept. "It's made me appreciate football a lot more". I feel like that we definitely are a better team than what we show but I also think Florida played great. (more...)
Here's 'The Punisher' trailer in all its trigger happy glory Here's 'The Punisher' trailer in all its trigger happy glory
- September 21, 2017

Following its August 18 premiere, " The Defenders " clocked in with just 17% of the viewership that " Daredevil " season two received in the first 30 days. In addition to the comparison numbers to Daredevil season 2 , Jumpshot says The Defenders had the biggest week-to-week drop of all the series, declining 67 percent, 48 percent and 41 percent, in the ensuing weeks after its August 18 premiere. (more...)
Highly Caffeinated 'Death Wish' Coffee Recalled Over Botulism Hazard Highly Caffeinated 'Death Wish' Coffee Recalled Over Botulism Hazard
- September 21, 2017

For Death Wish Coffee, however, a little false advertising might not have been such a bad thing, as it turns out their new Nitro Cold Brew, well, might actually kill you. Symptoms consist of facial weakness, difficulty swallowing or speaking and paralysis. If you bought cans of Nitro in a store, bring them back for a refund. (more...)
Equifax confirms another data breach Equifax confirms another data breach
- September 21, 2017

Create a fraud alert . According to Bloomberg , the credit-monitoring agency said it has complied with notification requirements pertaining to that incident. However, Reeve says if you freeze your credit , at some point you may want to "unfreeze" it and that may or may not necessarily be easy. "This breach is much more severe, in the sense that they got all of your personal information, not just maybe your credit card number that could be canceled, and then reissued on you". (more...)
Co-op Group sells remaining Co-op Bank stake Co-op Group sells remaining Co-op Bank stake
- September 21, 2017

Elsewhere in the report the Co-operative Group revealed that its underlying profit before tax had plummeted by 48% in the first half of the year, mostly due to a £12m drop in profits in the Group's Insurance business. The group provided no details about who bought the remaining one percent worth of shares in the bank, but an estimated £5 million was raised from the sale. (more...)
Republican senators strike tentative deal to allow for significant tax cut Republican senators strike tentative deal to allow for significant tax cut
- September 21, 2017

Or even from Republicans of 2001, who enthusiastically cut taxes under President George W. Bush, but only at a moment when the government was flush with money. And while the American public has been able to thwart every attempt to repeal the ACA so far, I'm incredibly alarmed that there's an equally devastating-if not worse-Republican proposal that's rapidly gaining steam in the Senate. (more...)
CVS boosts campaign against tobacco at colleges CVS boosts campaign against tobacco at colleges
- September 21, 2017

Administrators are pushing to make FAMU a 100 percent smoke and tobacco-free campus . Only about one-third of college campuses nationwide are entirely smoke and tobacco free. Segar said the grant money will be used to survey the campus community to assess tobacco use, habits and attitudes; educate about the dangers of tobacco use; provide help for those who want to stop using tobacco products; and pay for signage. (more...)