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'We are totally prepared' for military engagement with North Korea 'We are totally prepared' for military engagement with North Korea
- September 27, 2017

North Korea has tens of thousands of workers overseas, but none are believed to be in the United States. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the United States is targeting those "across the globe" who facilitate financial transactions for North Korea. (more...)
Rohingya refugees transferred to Boosa detention centre Rohingya refugees transferred to Boosa detention centre
- September 27, 2017

One of the monks who broke into the United Nations shelter was caught on video saying, "These are Rohingya terrorists who killed Buddhist monks in Myanmar". Also on September 26 Human Rights Watch accused the Myanmar military of committing "crimes against humanity" as hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims flee the violence in Rakhine State. (more...)
Man suspected of having cancer had swallowed toy cone 40-years earlier Man suspected of having cancer had swallowed toy cone 40-years earlier
- September 27, 2017

How was he able to pinpoint the year the traffic cone had gone missing? The patient, a 47-year-old man, had inhaled the small piece of plastic 40 years earlier. This is the first report of an object -that was trapped in a patient's airways - being overlooked for such a long period of time, the authors of the case report wrote. (more...)
Researchers make possible CTE breakthrough Researchers make possible CTE breakthrough
- September 27, 2017

CTE causes premature aging of the brain and sufferers of the disease have myriad problems ranging from behavioural issues to depression and aggression. That has meant that many former players who suffered late in their lives from the effects of CTE never knew for certain they had the disease. 'Once we can successfully diagnose CTE in living individuals, we will be much closer to discovering treatments for those who suffer from it'. (more...)
UM study says 1 in 5 teens report at least one concussion UM study says 1 in 5 teens report at least one concussion
- September 27, 2017

Almost one in three teen competitors in contact sports reported having had a concussion. "What did shock me a little bit was the number of adolescents that participated in a contact sport that indicated having a concussion during their lifetime", Veliz said. (more...)
Niki Minaj Congratulates Cardi B On Topping Hot Charts Niki Minaj Congratulates Cardi B On Topping Hot Charts
- September 27, 2017

Congratulations to a fellow NEW YAWKA on a RECORD BREAKING achievement. "Charlamagne [Tha God] and black men in hiphop should have gotten me, remy AND nicki a number one before they gave cardi or iggy one", she added. Cole and Kodak Black have offered their congratulations to Cardi B who created hip hop history this week when she became the first female rapper since Lauryn Hill to get a number one song on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. (more...)
GSA Capital Partners LLP Lowers Stake in Extended Stay America, Inc. (STAY)
- September 27, 2017

Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 2.2. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, June 26 report. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded it to "Buy" rating and $18 target in Wednesday, January 25 report. The rating was upgraded by Leerink Swann on Friday, September 8 to "Outperform". On Thursday, September 14 the stock rating was downgraded by JP Morgan to "Underweight". (more...)
Ustoms seizes 1 kilo of gold in man's rectum
- September 27, 2017

When customs officers began searching him they discovered he was hiding 904 grams of gold wrapped in black plastic sheets. Smuggling is usually carried out as part of money-laundering schemes or to transfer proceeds from drug sales, Jayaratne said. (more...)
Leonardo DiCaprio Will Play Theodore Roosevelt in a New Martin Scorsese Biopic Leonardo DiCaprio Will Play Theodore Roosevelt in a New Martin Scorsese Biopic
- September 27, 2017

DiCaprio and Scorsese are among Hollywood's best duos, having previously worked with each other on acclaimed films such as Gangs of New York , The Aviator and The Departed . It's unclear what part of Roosevelt's life - namely his military and political career - the film will focus on. The former president had a wide-ranging career that started in the Navy with strategies still studied today in the US military. (more...)
The PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTCT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
- September 27, 2017

In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 18.55% with $39.75 Million sitting short, betting on future declines. PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTCT ) now trades with a market capitalization of $874.24 Million. (NASDAQ: PTCT ) have received a consensus rating of "Hold" from the eleven ratings firms that are presently covering the firm. (more...)
CDC: Sexually Transmitted Diseases Hit 'Record High' in US CDC: Sexually Transmitted Diseases Hit 'Record High' in US
- September 27, 2017

Congenital syphilis in newborns is preventable with routine screening and treatment initiation among pregnant women; over 600 cases were reported in 2016, leading to more than 40 deaths and severe health complications. Most cases of syphilis occur among men - mainly gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men. Left untreated, women can experience infertility, PID, ectopic pregnancies and chronic pelvic pain from STDs. (more...)
Analyst Stock Recommendations For Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Snap-on Incorporated (SNA) Analyst Stock Recommendations For Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Snap-on Incorporated (SNA)
- September 27, 2017

Eaton Vance Mngmt invested in 7.18 million shares. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) has risen 12.54% since September 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500. Alphamark Lc invested in 1,275 shares. Shares of Johnson & Johnson ( NYSE JNJ ) opened at 131.17 on Tuesday. Adage Capital Grp Inc Limited Liability Company holds 1.19% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) for 3.68M shares. (more...)
LeBron James: No, I Don't Regret Calling Trump a 'Bum' LeBron James: No, I Don't Regret Calling Trump a 'Bum'
- September 26, 2017

Bob Costas said of Trump's criticism of National Football League protests, "The idea that this doesn't have something to do with race is preposterous". Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick began the practice of kneeling during the anthem in protest of police brutality and racial inequities past year. (more...)
Analysts' Views: Avon Products (AVP)
- September 26, 2017

Sg Americas, New York-based fund reported 427,765 shares. The stock of NuVasive, Inc. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of DE in report on Monday, August 24 with "Underweight" rating. Mutual Of America Capital Mngmt Ltd invested in 356,082 shares. Next Fincl Grp invested in 740 shares. State Of Wisconsin Invest Board invested 0% of its portfolio in Avon Products , Inc. (more...)
Colorado health officials expect increase in flu cases this season Colorado health officials expect increase in flu cases this season
- September 26, 2017

The Colorado Department of Public Health says it has seen 20 cases of the influenza virus this year, which is double from what it was last year. Changes to the flu shot this year means you'll no longer get to breathe in your sigh of relief with a nasal spray. (more...)
Decision Due In Bombardier Dispute Decision Due In Bombardier Dispute
- September 26, 2017

George Burnside, a senior steward at Bombardier Belfast, said fear of what the ruling may hold was stalking the work floor but the final ruling on punitive charges could be made in the USA in February. Assistant general secretary Tony Burke said: "We call upon the British and Canadian governments to meet with Boeing to resolve this crisis". An global trade dispute with major implications for jobs in Northern Ireland is unjustified and unwarranted, the British Government said. (more...)
Pacific Fleet Commander to Retire in Wake of Deadly Crashes Pacific Fleet Commander to Retire in Wake of Deadly Crashes
- September 26, 2017

Pacific Command (PACOM)", Swift said in an emailed statement. "In keeping with tradition and in loyalty to the Navy, I have submitted my request to retire", Swift said. Seven other sailors died in June when the USS Fitzgerald crashed into a merchant ship. Vice Adm. Thomas Rowden, commander of Naval Surface Forces for Pacific Fleet, has also reportedly requested retirement in the wake of the collisions. (more...)
What Does The Carmelo Anthony Trade Means For The Thunder and Knicks
- September 26, 2017

However, Jackson's exit and Anthony's trade has given Porzingis reason to breathe a sigh of relief. "I'm not getting younger". "That's one of the things that are a little more hard for me. "But it's not up to me", James said. In his first two years as a Knick, he has proved to be a dynamic scorer, athletic outlier and stout defender at the rim. (more...)
Nigerian Government Declares the Indigenous People of Biafra, Terrorist Organization Nigerian Government Declares the Indigenous People of Biafra, Terrorist Organization
- September 26, 2017

He said by its advocacy and modus operandi, IPOB terrorised, harassed or intimidated "those who do not subscribe to its separatists ideology and ethnic bigotry before its proscription". A press release signed by the media and publicity secretary of IPOB, Mr Emma Powerful, the group also commended the Yoruba group for rejecting the tag of terrorist organisation on it, maintaining that their courage to speak up in defence of freedom of speech, expression and association, is rare. (more...)
Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. Boosts Stake in Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. Boosts Stake in Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)
- September 26, 2017

Koshinski Asset Management, Inc. owns 2,880 shares valued at $430,301,000. Several other equities analysts also recently issued reports on NFLX . Almanack Investment Partners LLC. Shares of Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX ) opened at 148.06 on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $77.75 billion, a P/E ratio of 219.091 and a beta of 1.05. (more...)
'Sheikh marriage racket': Hyderabad police arrest 3 more Omani nationals 'Sheikh marriage racket': Hyderabad police arrest 3 more Omani nationals
- September 26, 2017

On September 20, the police busted a contract marriage and global human trafficking racket in the city and arrested 20 people including eight sheikhs and three Qazis for their involvement. Qazis had condemned the racket and had denounced the practice of marriages of minor girls to Sheikhs. The DCP said a list of such people will be prepared and submitted to the countries concerned for suitable action against them. (more...)
World's heaviest woman Eman Ahmed finally dies in an Abu Dhabi hospital World's heaviest woman Eman Ahmed finally dies in an Abu Dhabi hospital
- September 26, 2017

Abdel-Ati was transferred to Abu Dhabi in May to continue treatment, including a year-long course of physiotherapy, at the insistence of her sister, Shaaima Selim, who accused doctors in India of "lying" and putting her sister's life in jeopardy. (more...)
Trump Administration Expands Travel Ban Trump Administration Expands Travel Ban
- September 26, 2017

The new order bars visitors including some Venezuelan government officials and their families. "Six of President Trump's targeted countries are Muslim". Anthony D. Romero, executive director for the American Civil Liberties Union-which is set to argue that the ban is discriminatory before the Supreme Court next month-is not convinced. (more...)
MN woman dies after horse-drawn buggy is hit by pickup; alcohol involved MN woman dies after horse-drawn buggy is hit by pickup; alcohol involved
- September 26, 2017

The Williamsport Sun-Gazette said six occupants of the buggy were injured - a mother and five children ages 5-13. The suspect vehicle was described as a loud black pickup truck with front-end damage. Baumann later admitted to drinking that night. An Amish woman has died after the buggy she was riding in was struck by a driver who appeared to be under the influence of alcohol. (more...)
NY Has $51.49 Million Position in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) NY Has $51.49 Million Position in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)
- September 26, 2017

During last 3 month period, 1.94% of total institutional ownership has changed in the company shares. Celgene Corp now has $113.39B valuation. The stock increased 0.08% or $0.11 on September 22, reaching $143.89. Sii Investments Inc increased First Tr Exch Trd Alpha Fd I (FEM) stake by 58,350 shares to 138,063 valued at $3.23M in 2017Q2. Yy Inc (NASDAQ:YY) was raised too. (more...)
Morgan Stanley Upgrades Entergy Corporation (ETR) to Equal Weight
- September 26, 2017

Toronto Dominion Comml Bank holds 1,582 shares. This leaves us with a quarter on quarter earnings per share growth of -28.00%. If the ratio is less than 1, then we can determine that there has been a decrease in price. The rating was maintained by UBS on Monday, February 22 with "Sell". Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with "Underweight" rating in Thursday, August 10 report. (more...)
Conservative MP Dianne Watts announces bid for BC Liberal leadership Conservative MP Dianne Watts announces bid for BC Liberal leadership
- September 26, 2017

The race to lead the B.C, Liberals is expected to get a bit more crowded today. Previously, she served as mayor of the Vancouver suburb from 2005 to 2014. "After much consideration, I have chose to seek the leadership of the BC Liberal Party", Watts said at a September 24 supporter rally in Surrey. Mike de Jong brings a more impressive resume to his second run for leadership of the B.C. (more...)
Netflix to partner with airlines for better in-flight streaming Netflix to partner with airlines for better in-flight streaming
- September 26, 2017

The low-broadband service could help airlines save up to 75% in bandwidth costs, the company said at the 2017 Airline Passenger Experience EXPO in Long Beach. Meanwhile, on partner flights with certain Wi-Fi capabilities, passengers can already stream from their own smartphones or laptops. Improved in-flight Wi-Fi could give participating airlines a leg-up on the competition and likely boost overall customer satisfaction, especially if Internet service is made free or very cheap. (more...)
Apps effective depression treatment, analysis suggests Apps effective depression treatment, analysis suggests
- September 26, 2017

Researchers from Australia's National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NICM) and not-for-profit mental health organisation The Black Dog Institute - with support from Harvard Medical School and the University of Manchester - reviewed 18 trials of 22 different smartphone-delivered mental health interventions. (more...)
FA board backs chief executive Martin Glenn over Mark Sampson sacking FA board backs chief executive Martin Glenn over Mark Sampson sacking
- September 26, 2017

Sampson was sacked last week, a day after leading his team to a 6-0 win over Russian Federation, for "inappropriate and unacceptable behaviour" in his previous role as manager of Bristol Academy. She said on Sunday that her role in the meeting - given she is not on the board - would be limited to giving a presentation on the successes that have been achieved in women's football. (more...)