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Essential Oils in Cinnamon Burns Body Fat Essential Oils in Cinnamon Burns Body Fat
- November 23, 2017

When the cells were treated with cinnamaldehyde , the researchers noticed increased expression of several genes and enzymes that enhance lipid metabolism . "Scientists were finding that this compound affected metabolism ", Jun Wu, an assistant U of M professor of molecular and integrative physiology who oversaw the study, told Medical Xpress . (more...)
Steely Dan's Donald Fagen Sues Walter Becker's Estate over Band Ownership Steely Dan's Donald Fagen Sues Walter Becker's Estate over Band Ownership
- November 23, 2017

As the Hollywood Reporter noted , back in 1972 when the band became incorporated, Becker and Fagen entered into what's called a Buy/Sell agreement. Apparently, Becker's camp/estate is running the Steely Dan website and social media presences, which is also part of the conflict. (more...)
Separated twins leave Philadelphia hospital in time for the holidays Separated twins leave Philadelphia hospital in time for the holidays
- November 23, 2017

The twin girls were released from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia with their parents Heather and Riley on Monday, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer , although Erin has been staying with their mom at the Ronald McDonald House. "When the girls were born, they were two pounds, one ounce a piece", Heather said in October. "So they've grown a lot". On Tuesday, June 6, a multidisciplinary team of approximately 30 members successfully completed the separation of the then 10-month-old ... (more...)
The Evercore ISI Reaffirms Outperform Rating for UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH)
- November 23, 2017

The stock decreased 0.65% or $1.39 on November 22, reaching $211.22. The original version of this piece can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/11/22/schroder-investment-management-group-grows-holdings-in-unitedhealth-group-incorporated-unh.html. (more...)
Paper Claims Sugar Industry Quashed Unfavorable Research Paper Claims Sugar Industry Quashed Unfavorable Research
- November 23, 2017

Dr Stanton Glantz , of the University of California at San Francisco, and colleagues said modern attempts to minimise the danger of eating too much sugar may be rooted in 60 years of industry manipulation of science. Last year, the Sugar Association criticised a mouse study suggesting a link between sugar and increased tumour growth and metastasis, saying that, "no credible link between ingested sugars and cancer has been established". (more...)
Analysts Expect Juniper Networks, Inc
- November 22, 2017

Currently, 1.92 billion total shares are owned by the public and among those 1.91 billion shares have been available to trade. Ltd.'s holdings in Juniper Networks were worth $1,659,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 22nd. SunTrust maintained it with "Buy" rating and $25.0 target in Thursday, November 2 report. (more...)
Mike Leach delivers impassioned rant about the perils of getting married Mike Leach delivers impassioned rant about the perils of getting married
- November 22, 2017

Coach Leach gives this lovely explanation to a reporter who tells him that he's getting married in 9 days. "They're going to barrage you with constant questions like "what should we wear?' Of course my answer was 'I don't care.' And then 'What color should the invitations be?' 'I don't care, '" he said". (more...)
Apex court stays insolvency proceedings against Jaypee Apex court stays insolvency proceedings against Jaypee
- November 22, 2017

Senior advocates Mukul Rohatgi and Ranjit Kumar, who appeared on behalf of the directors, sought some more time for depositing money in the court. When counsel submitted that Rs 275 crore was being deposited in the Registry, the Bench allowed Jaiprakash Associates to furnish the due amount of Rs 2,000 crore in installments. (more...)
United Kingdom complicit in 'promoting famine' in Yemen, says ex-minister United Kingdom complicit in 'promoting famine' in Yemen, says ex-minister
- November 22, 2017

Last week, Houthi group claimed that Saudi-led coalition airstrikes destroyed the airport's air navigation system and put the facility out of service. The closure of Yemen's ports, including the main Hodeidah port where most of the country's food supplies enter, has raised alarm around the world. "While fully recognizing the serious security threat incoming from Yemen, it is our firm belief that hindering vital humanitarian access to the Yemeni population that is already on the brink of ... (more...)
Essentia fires almost 50 workers for not getting flu shot Essentia fires almost 50 workers for not getting flu shot
- November 22, 2017

Essentia actually has more than 14,000 employees, Anderson said, but some are on leaves of absence and not now required to adhere to the policy. The United Steelworkers filed an injunction to try to delay the policy from going into effect, but a federal judge denied that request. (more...)
This Type of Alcohol Makes You Feel Sexy, According to Science This Type of Alcohol Makes You Feel Sexy, According to Science
- November 22, 2017

The emotions included are energised, relaxed, sexy, confident and exhausted, aggressive, ill, restless, and tearful. In the study, researchers examined how consuming different types of alcohol, such as beer, spirits and wine , could affect a person's emotions when drinking at home or out in public. (more...)
Delhi Cannot Enjoy Privileges of a State, Centre Tells Supreme Court Delhi Cannot Enjoy Privileges of a State, Centre Tells Supreme Court
- November 21, 2017

India's highest court had informed the Kejriwal-led government that a "balance" needed to be maintained between the powers of the Lieutenant Governor (LG) of Delhi, chief minister and council of ministers. "But when the power is not vested in you, how can you exercise it?" The departments of land, police and public orders fall in the domain of the Centre and the Delhi Assembly can not make laws with regard to these subject. (more...)
Ikea reissues dresser recall after 8th child fatality Ikea reissues dresser recall after 8th child fatality
- November 21, 2017

IKEA has relaunched the recall of 29 million chests and dressers following the death of an eighth child. Due to another child dying because of the dresser, Ikea is re-issuing the recall . March 2002: A 2½-year-old boy from Cranford, N.J. died after an unanchored RAKKE 5-drawer chest tipped over and fatally pinned him to the floor. It is unknown whether the dresser was anchored or not. (more...)
Southern Nevada Reports First Flu-Related Death This Season Southern Nevada Reports First Flu-Related Death This Season
- November 21, 2017

The Southern Nevada Health District is advising people to get a flu shot as the illness kicks into high gear in the area. Public Health Ontario said researchers looked at nearly 10,000 hospital records over four flu seasons in the province for children between ages 6 months to under 5 years who had a respiratory specimen tested for the flu. (more...)
Rita Ora went on The Voice Germany and nobody recognised her Rita Ora went on The Voice Germany and nobody recognised her
- November 21, 2017

After finishing her song, Rita said: "I am a 26-year-old aspiring musician from London". 'I am so nervous I can't even tell you'. One of the judges then remarked: 'You're kidding us. And we can not believe they all took so much convincing - as she went on to explain: 'I thought I'd come over here to crash the blind auditions'. Of course she accessorised the outfit (if you can call it that) with some pretty glam jewels, and a flawless make-up look. (more...)
3D Systems Corporation (DDD) Upgraded to Neutral by Piper Jaffray Companies
- November 21, 2017

California Public Employees Retirement System raised its stake in 3D Systems Corporation by 62.8% in the 3rd quarter. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 2.57 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. (more...)
Delving into Insider Trading Activity for Amazon.com, Inc
- November 21, 2017

It closed at $250.21 lastly. Brink's Company (BCO) has risen 110.61% since November 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.69% the S&P500. Jacobson And Schmitt Advsrs Ltd Liability Com accumulated 4,322 shares or 2.83% of the stock. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.52 earnings per share. (more...)
Deepika Padukone withdraws from Global Entrepreneurship Summit amid 'Padmavati' row Deepika Padukone withdraws from Global Entrepreneurship Summit amid 'Padmavati' row
- November 21, 2017

The actress was one of the speakers alongside U.S. president Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka Trump , and Indian prime minister Narendra Modi at the inauguration. On the first day, November 28, chief minister KCR will deliver his inaugural address, followed by Ivanka Trump and Modi addressing the delegates, said the IT secretary. (more...)
Shootout in Delhi's Dwarka, five criminals arrested Shootout in Delhi's Dwarka, five criminals arrested
- November 21, 2017

Find us on Facebook too! The police team recovered 12 pistols along with 100 carriages and a pistol from arrested people. A witness who was near the station at the time when the incident occurred said he saw a man dressed in plainclothes carrying a "sophisticated weapon" firing towards the building and heard gunshots from inside as well. (more...)
Taiwan remains 23rd in IMD World Talent Ranking Taiwan remains 23rd in IMD World Talent Ranking
- November 21, 2017

Among the Asian countries on the 2017 list, Taiwan was third after Hong Kong, which had a global ranking of 12th, and Singapore (13th), but ahead of Malaysia (28th) and Japan (31st). In Singapore, there are concerns about its future - the high level of indebtedness, the difficulty in supporting investment in education, and an increasing cost of life, all make attracting foreign talent to the city-state much more hard. (more...)
Chicago Prepares to Sue US Steel Over Chromium Leaks Chicago Prepares to Sue US Steel Over Chromium Leaks
- November 21, 2017

Steel plant in Portage, Ind., to release 56.7 pounds of chromium on October 25, according to documents released last week by the University of Chicago's Abrams Environmental Law Clinic. "With regard to the October 26 operating excursion at our Midwest Plant, we want to reiterate the event did not pose any danger to water supply or human health, and we promptly communicated the issue to the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM)". (more...)
White House wants Alabama to help pass tax overhaul package: adviser White House wants Alabama to help pass tax overhaul package: adviser
- November 21, 2017

Ivey said she has no reason to disbelieve women who have come forward to make allegations of wrongdoing by Moore but said the "timing is a little curious". While a former lawyer who shared office space with Moore stood up for the candidate, women who were in contact with him during the period remember an older man constantly pursuing younger women on the street, at the mall and at the gym. (more...)
Risk of stillbirth 'doubled' when women sleep on back Risk of stillbirth 'doubled' when women sleep on back
- November 21, 2017

Alexander Heazell, a clinical director at Tommy's Stillbirth Research Centre at St Mary's Hospital, who lead the study, told the BBC it was much more important that women fall asleep on their side, and not be anxious if they wake up later on their back. (more...)
Wife stabs ex-PDP chairman's son to death Wife stabs ex-PDP chairman's son to death
- November 21, 2017

Maryam is the daughter of former Aso Savings Bank Managing Director, Maimuna Aliyu, who himself is now facing fraud charges in court for. It was further gathered that the deceased was planning to divorce his wife before he was allegedly murdered. (more...)
Does The Data Supplment Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) Movement?
- November 21, 2017

CIBC lowered their price target on shares of Advantage Oil & Gas from C$11.00 to C$10.00 in a report on Wednesday, January 25th. Williams Capital set a $30.00 target price on shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. (more...)
United Parcel Service (UPS) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds
- November 20, 2017

Ally Financial Inc.'s holdings in United Parcel Service were worth $6,635,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. The stock rose 0.10% or $0.11 reaching $113.05. The stock has "Hold" rating by Loop Capital on Friday, October 27. United Parcel Service, Inc. has a 12-month low of $100.05 and a 12-month high of $120.44. (more...)
CJI critical of another petition to stop release of Padmavati CJI critical of another petition to stop release of Padmavati
- November 20, 2017

The latest minister to ban the film is Shivraj Singh Chouhan , Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, who has said the film will not be screened in the state. The CBFC recently reject the makers appeal to expedite the screening of the movie, and have said that it;ll have to wait for its turn, meanwhile, the country burns in protests from the four corners. (more...)
Alternative Keystone XL route OKed in Nebraska Alternative Keystone XL route OKed in Nebraska
- November 20, 2017

The route of the 1,179-mile pipeline that will run through the state has been altered over concerns of oil spills. That decision placed the pipeline's fate into the hands of the obscure regulatory body in Nebraska, the only state that had yet to approve the pipeline's route. (more...)
Cameras Catch Plane's Crash Landing in Central Florida Cameras Catch Plane's Crash Landing in Central Florida
- November 20, 2017

The crash happened around 10:20 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, on the N. Keene Road between Sunset Point Road and Drew Street. According to a sheriff's office Facebook post, the "deputies rushed to the crash scene to assist the pilot and his passenger". (more...)
Do People Who Own Dogs Live Longer? Do People Who Own Dogs Live Longer?
- November 20, 2017

In the name of health, researchers have discovered that owning a dog has been scientifically proven to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease and death. Man's best friend is the most popular pet in the United Kingdom, with 24 per cent of people owning a dog. Those who choose breeds for hunting would likely already be considered outdoorsy types, and regular exercise has always been associated with reduced risks of cardiovascular diseases. (more...)