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Revanth Reddy blasts Andhra Pradesh TDP ministers for bowing before KCR Revanth Reddy blasts Andhra Pradesh TDP ministers for bowing before KCR
- October 19, 2017

Chandrasekhar Rao and getting favours. Reddy, who has been waging a war against Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR), is reportedly upset over the recent bonhomie between TDP and its arch rival, the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS). (more...)
SAA Chair Dudu Myeni Out SAA Chair Dudu Myeni Out
- October 19, 2017

Ramano was appointed past year as part of a previous management reshuffle. He will be deputised by Nolitha Fakude. Myeni had been replaced with businessman Johannes Bhekumuzi "JB" Magwaza, the founder and executive chairperson of Nkunzi Investment Holdings. (more...)
Neothetics Cmn (NEOT) Stock Overview
- October 19, 2017

Currently Neothetics Cmn (NASDAQ: NEOT)'s shares owned by insiders are 21.94%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 38.1%. Insider ownership increased by a total of 0 shares, which suggests that NEOT's key executives are feeling more optimistic about the outlook for the stock. (more...)
Self-harming up by 70% among young teenage girls Self-harming up by 70% among young teenage girls
- October 19, 2017

The most common type of self-harm reported was drug overdose, followed by episodes of cutting, self-poisonings, and various other methods of harm including hanging, suffocation, jumping, and scalding. The rise of social media, and online content around self-harmingt could also play a role, noted the team. Children and teenagers who self-harmed were nine times more likely to die unnaturally than unaffected children, with an especially marked increased risk of suicide and acute alcohol/drug ... (more...)
Crackdown on firecrackers sale: 1200 kg crackers seized, 29 arrested
- October 19, 2017

On October 9, Supreme Court restored the ban on the sale of firecrackers till November 1. According to the data, eight cases have been registered in the north district against the people found selling firecrackers, the maximum among all the districts. (more...)
Three early flu cases could signal severe season in El Paso County
- October 19, 2017

In Pennsylvania, there were 148 flu-related deaths in last year's flu season. The agency tracks people with the flu who have been admitted to the hospital and children who die of the virus. "When you get the flu vaccine, you're not only prepping it so you don't get it, you are also helping prevent the spread of it amongst others you come in contact with", says Webb. (more...)
Quest Diagnostics Cuts FY17 EPS View, Updates Sales Forecast On Hurricane Impact Quest Diagnostics Cuts FY17 EPS View, Updates Sales Forecast On Hurricane Impact
- October 19, 2017

Ngam Advisors Limited Partnership holds 0.06% in Quest Diagnostics Inc (NYSE: DGX ) or 46,951 shares. Canaccord Genuity restated a "buy" rating and set a $118.00 price target on shares of Quest Diagnostics in a research report on Tuesday, June 13th. (more...)
Long Beach restaurant under fire for serving Popeyes chicken Long Beach restaurant under fire for serving Popeyes chicken
- October 19, 2017

After a customer in the Long Beach, Calif ., restaurant noticed an employee with a couple of Popeyes chicken boxes, Sweet Dixie Kitchen got its spot blown all the way up. Sweet Dixie's owner, Kim Sanchez, posted a response on Yelp to the mini-expose the following day in which she not only confirmed they served Popeyes chicken, but they are proud of it. (more...)
Sopoaga to start for All Blacks in Bledisloe Cup Test Sopoaga to start for All Blacks in Bledisloe Cup Test
- October 19, 2017

Barrett has been suffering from concussion symptoms since the All Blacks beat South Africa 25-24 in the Rugby Championship in Cape Town on October 7. Getting this rare start at first-five, and therefore being given the responsibility of calling the plays and liaising with captain Kieran Read, offers Sopoaga the opportunity to reinforce why he must feature regularly in the selectors' discussions ahead of the 2019 World Cup. (more...)
Researchers May Have Found Out What Causes Dyslexia Researchers May Have Found Out What Causes Dyslexia
- October 19, 2017

As a learning difficulty, dyslexia affects approximately 700m globally hindering their ability to read, write and spell but now there is hope a treatment could soon be on the cards. In people with dyslexia both holes were round, meaning neither eye was dominant and giving rise to potential "mirror errors" in reading, such as confusing "b" and "d". (more...)
Your mind knows when you are dead, finds study Your mind knows when you are dead, finds study
- October 19, 2017

It may be to do with the way we define death, which is based on when the heart no longer beats, driving blood to the brain. Scientists have discovered that a person's consciousness continues to work, even after the body has shut down. This eventually results in the death of the brain. But the actual time to complete brain death may take hours after the heart has stopped he added. (more...)
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) EPS Analysis
- October 19, 2017

Ares Management Llc, which manages about $35.87 billion and $4.10 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Penantpark Investment Corp (NASDAQ:PNNT) by 240,025 shares to 413,604 shares, valued at $5.84M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. (more...)
Liverpool avoid Christmas Eve trip to Arsenal Liverpool avoid Christmas Eve trip to Arsenal
- October 19, 2017

There were concerns on Liverpool's part that supporters would not be able to travel to the game due to issues surrounding rail and tube on Christmas Eve. It's a touch shocking given the Premier League rarely puts the needs of the fans ahead of its commercial interests. Sky Sports wanted the match to take place on Christmas Eve but backlash from fans has forced the change. (more...)
German nature preserves have lost 75 percent of their flying insects German nature preserves have lost 75 percent of their flying insects
- October 19, 2017

The longitudinal study was widely-anticipated by environmental scientists as a source of data on a potential trend of declining insect populations in a quality that was previously unattainable. "This study shows how important it is to have good monitoring programmes and we need more research right now to look into those causes - so, that has really high priority". (more...)
USA approves gene therapy for cancer from Israeli-founded company USA approves gene therapy for cancer from Israeli-founded company
- October 19, 2017

Kite was founded in 2009 by Israeli-American oncologist Arie Belldegrun, who studied at the Hebrew University and Weizmann Institute of Science. Similar CAR-T treatments are being developed by Juno Therapeutics Inc, bluebird bio Inc and others. (more...)
UAE issues warning against travelling to Madagascar UAE issues warning against travelling to Madagascar
- October 19, 2017

Plague bacteria develops in rats and is carried by fleas. The condition is endemic in Madagascar, and as revealed by the.N. Agency, it is the plagues' first occurrence in non-endemic urban areas. In case a passenger is suspected of exhibiting symptoms of the disease, the patient will be prevented from traveling and will be provided with an immediate treatment of antibiotics. (more...)
Ultimate Ears brings Amazon Alexa to its speaker lineup w Ultimate Ears brings Amazon Alexa to its speaker lineup w
- October 19, 2017

For many, Ultimate Ears has been the go-to for portable Bluetooth speakers; now, the company is making Amazon Alexa its go-to assistant. Since it has WiFi support, you cannot only stream over WiFi which will allow you to stream higher-quality audio, but the BLAST can also get updates from Ultimate Ears without interrupting the user. (more...)
Recent Research Analysts' Ratings Changes for Hercules Capital (HTGC)
- October 19, 2017

Shares for $1.32 million were bought by FIELD JOSEPH M on Wednesday, May 17. Its down 10.36% from 1.26M shares previously. We have $12.15 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:ETM worth $14.43 million more. Wood upgraded the stock to "Market Perform" rating in Friday, August 7 report. Wood maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Friday, April 7 report. (more...)
Wall Bed Market Size, Share, Growth & Worldwide, 2022 Wall Bed Market Size, Share, Growth & Worldwide, 2022
- October 19, 2017

The market share of these regions is covered in this research document. The information of this report has been narrowed down using abundant industry-based methodical events. The fastest & slowest growing market segments are lined throughout this report. Global Submarine Communications Cable market report comprises of six major segments, the first section provides basic Submarine Communications Cable product information, ; the second section provides information pertaining to Asia's ... (more...)
Intercontinental Hotels Group A (NYSE:IHG) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume Intercontinental Hotels Group A (NYSE:IHG) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume
- October 19, 2017

Zacks Investment Research raised Intercontinental Hotels Group from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. The company is trading down since yesterday's close of 54.32. Segment Wealth Management Llc acquired 7,686 shares as Duke Energy Corp New (DUK)'s stock rose 6.39%. (more...)
AI to help identify breast cancer risk and reduce unnecessary surgeries AI to help identify breast cancer risk and reduce unnecessary surgeries
- October 19, 2017

Two authors disclosed having a patent in process with Massachusetts General Hospital and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and one author disclosed ties to GE Healthcare. Of the 1006 high-risk lesions identified, 115 (11%) were upgraded to cancer. "There are different types of high-risk lesions", Dr. With "less immediate" cases, surgery may be deemed unnecessary and follow up imaging or other treatments may be found to be the preferred course of action - but only if there is a ... (more...)
Qatar says Gulf crisis ´undermines´ fight against Daesh
- October 19, 2017

A Qatar-hosted football tournament for Arab nations should not go ahead unless Kuwait's FIFA ban is lifted, the UAE Football Association's president said on Tuesday, denying that his country's boycott was related to the crisis between Gulf states. (more...)
Woman suspected of recruiting IS fighters in India, Singapore arrested in Philippines Woman suspected of recruiting IS fighters in India, Singapore arrested in Philippines
- October 19, 2017

Aguirre said Hamidon was considered a big fish because she was the former wife of two alleged active agents of the Islamic State (IS) - Muhammad Shamin, a Singaporean, now detained in the city-state; and Mohammad Jaafar Maguid, a Filipino and former leader of Ansar Khalifa Philippines allegedly responsible for the bombing of the Davao City night market on September 2016 and the attempt to bomb the U.S. (more...)
Gunmen kidnap four British volunteers in Nigeria Gunmen kidnap four British volunteers in Nigeria
- October 19, 2017

He said they include a doctor, his wife and two other men who were involved in preaching and providing free medical services to residents. "They were engaged in missionary activities such as giving of free medical treatment in the area". Mr Aniamaka said officers had identified a militant group, calling themselves the Karowei, as the main suspects. A local police chief told the BBC that the missionaries had been living in the community for up to 10 years. (more...)
Centene Corporation (CNC) Stake Increased by Atria Investments LLC
- October 18, 2017

IL now owns 5,044 shares of the company's stock worth $358,000 after buying an additional 150 shares during the period. The volume of CNC witnessed a shift from 2.48 million shares, based on a 50-day average, to 1.63 million shares. It also reduced its holding in General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) by 15,840 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 167,010 shares, and cut its stake in Westrock Co. (more...)
UAE pilots killed in plane crash over Yemen UAE pilots killed in plane crash over Yemen
- October 18, 2017

Local sources said the helicopter involved in the incident was a US-made apache that reportedly crashed due to technical reasons in Labreqain area in the desert of Kha'ab. Over 13,000 people of civilians have died in the Yemen conflict, with Saudi-led coalition air strikes continuing to be the leading cause of civilian deaths, including child deaths. (more...)
GOP Candidate for Georgia Governor Giving Away a Bump Stock GOP Candidate for Georgia Governor Giving Away a Bump Stock
- October 18, 2017

Republican Georgia state Sen. Williams contends that there is "zero evidence" that a ban would prevent deaths in the future. Williams not only disagrees with calls to ban bump stocks, but he wants to give one away to "one lucky victor", a move that calls attention not only to his stance on gun control but also to his campaign against several other GOP contenders. (more...)
Legal marijuana may have decreased Colo. opioid deaths Legal marijuana may have decreased Colo. opioid deaths
- October 18, 2017

While other studies have examined the drop in opioid use in states that have legalized medical marijuana, the American Journal of Public Health study is the first to examine recreational marijuana's impact on opioid overdoses. They also note that marijuana, which carries no risk of fatal overdose, may bring other perils, such as vehicle accidents. In the meantime, it's worth looking at how recreational marijuana is unfolding, especially as more states look into decriminalization and ... (more...)
Bajaj Auto Q2 Profit Falls 1%, Meets Estimates
- October 18, 2017

However, Bajaj Auto's turnover inched up by 1 per cent to Rs 6,863 crore from Rs 6,774 crore earned during Q2 of FY17. EBITDA margin for the quarter was 20.8%. The company's total quarterly sales including exports grew by 4 per cent to 1,071,510 units from 1,031,945 units sold during the corresponding period of 2016-17. (more...)
PrEP 'will save money in the long run' says leading HIV charity
- October 18, 2017

The study is called Cost-effectiveness of pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention in men who have sex with men in the United Kingdom: a modelling study and health economic evaluation - and you can read it in full here. 17 in the The Lancet Infectious Diseases . The numbers of new HIV diagnoses in MSM in the United Kingdom have been at high levels for several years, with more than 3,000 new cases per year from 2012 to 2015, and there is a need for new prevention approaches. (more...)