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Female lawyer, Yewande sentenced to 7 years for manslaughter Female lawyer, Yewande sentenced to 7 years for manslaughter
- November 28, 2017

Justice Munta Abimbola of the Oyo State High Court, Ring Road, Ibadan convicted Yewande Oyediran of manslaughter. The convict stood trial on a lone count of murder. I can rightly infer that the defendant caused the injury after the encounter of fight. Abimbola said: "Having seen the defendant holding a knife and the defendant had earlier confirmed that she had earlier stabbed her husband with a pair of scissors a day before, I hold that it was the defendant that stabbed the deceased". (more...)
Delhi-NCR air quality still toxic as stubble burning on, winds slow Delhi-NCR air quality still toxic as stubble burning on, winds slow
- November 28, 2017

Low wind speed and falling temperature has turned up pollution levels in the National Capital Region on Sunday, with the air quality expected to get worse over the next few days, experts in Delhi said to media. This is an ideal condition for the pollution to build up", said a senior official of the regional weather forecasting centre in New Delhi . While PM10 levels are likely to touch 368 micrograms per cubic metre over the next three days, PM2.5 levels will go up to 231, almost four ... (more...)
Traders Secrets on Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN), Fitbit, Inc. (FIT) Traders Secrets on Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN), Fitbit, Inc. (FIT)
- November 28, 2017

It has a 12.27 P/E ratio. The VC is displayed as a number between 1 and 100. The Company dividend yield observed at 0.95%. The stock recovered 44.97% since its low point and has performed -2.24% year-to-date. The employed capital is calculated by subrating current liabilities from total assets. This ratio also gives some idea of whether you're paying too much for what would be left if the company went bankrupt immediately. (more...)
Zevenbergen Capital Investments LLC Has $153.61 Million Stake in Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)
- November 28, 2017

Netflix now has 109.3 million subscribers globally. Sanctuary Wealth Llc holds 2.83% or 21,645 shares. Worldwide expansion and content additions also resulted in cost escalations in the form of technology investments and marketing expenses. (more...)
Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK) Upgraded at UBS AG
- November 28, 2017

The company has market cap of $8.03 billion. Another trade for 6,500 shares valued at $576,696 was made by TILDEN BRADLEY D on Tuesday, June 13. Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) has risen 10.62% since November 25, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, March 20 by Stifel Nicolaus. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating, nine have issued a buy rating and three have given a strong buy rating to the stock. (more...)
Spear fisherman recovering after Great White shark attack Spear fisherman recovering after Great White shark attack
- November 28, 2017

Azatian, who had shot two lingcod and a cabezon, pointed out his fishing spot to his father, took a couple of underwater photos then dove back down with his speargun, according to The Mercury News . 'One of the deputies on scene was trained in emergency field medicine and applied a tourniquet to the man's leg stopping his massive blood loss. State fire Capt. (more...)
Pope talks to Myanmar general
- November 28, 2017

But despite the decades of internal strife, it is the recent exodus of more than 620,000 Muslim Rohingya people from northern Rakhine State and what the pope decides to publicly say about them that has grabbed the world's attention. "Let's hope he doesn't use this term because it has a very political connotation. He will handle the issue smartly", he said, referring to the sensitivity of the Pope's discussions about the Rohingya. (more...)
Traders Purchase Large Volume of AbbVie Put Options (NYSE:ABBV)
- November 27, 2017

AbbVie Inc . has 1.6 billion shares outstanding, and in the last trade has seen ATR around 2.16. (ABBV) stock showed the move of 0.26% with the closing price of $94.72. Therefore 52% are positive. AbbVie now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $94.68. The stock has "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Monday, July 17. (more...)
Interim relief on Aadhaar: Supreme Court may consider plea next week Interim relief on Aadhaar: Supreme Court may consider plea next week
- November 27, 2017

The Centre told the Supreme Court that it was willing to extend the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar to various services till March 31, 2018. Several petitioners challenging the validity of Aadhaar had claimed it violated privacy rights. It, however, clarified that this would apply only to those who have not yet enrolled for Aadhaar. (more...)
Grizzlies Losing Streak Extends To Eight Games Grizzlies Losing Streak Extends To Eight Games
- November 27, 2017

Fizdale said he wasn't trying to send a message to Gasol . The Memphis Grizzlies are losers of seven in a row and failed to reach 95 points in any of the last four contests. "We had just been playing so bad up to that point". There's a lot of room for improvement but if the injury bug can leave the Nets alone for the remainder of the season, the return of Hollis-Jefferson, Russell, and Crabbe, along with their "next man up" mentality, can present headaches for any team in their way. (more...)
European Union to Extend Monsanto's Glyphosate License by Five Years European Union to Extend Monsanto's Glyphosate License by Five Years
- November 27, 2017

Today's vote follows the lack of a qualified majority of the Member States on the proposal of the European executive earlier this month (9 November ) to grant glyphosate a 5-year renewal. Farmers have said it is a key arable crop management tool that allows farmers to produce an abundance of safe, affordable, quality food. The meeting by the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed (SCoPAFF) on 9 November at the European Commission followed an initial round of votes by Member ... (more...)
Dog stabbed to death after attacking Florida family Dog stabbed to death after attacking Florida family
- November 27, 2017

Deputies say Buster got loose and attacked the other two dogs. That's when the 22-year-old daughter grabbed a knife and stabbed the dog to death. The mother and daughter who were bitten were taken to an area hospital to treat their injuries. (more...)
'Zimbabwe's Ignatius Chombo's corruption charges date back to 2004' 'Zimbabwe's Ignatius Chombo's corruption charges date back to 2004'
- November 27, 2017

A former university lecturer and Mugabe ally, Chombo was promoted in an October cabinet reshuffle from the interior ministry to the finance portfolio. State prosecutor Edmore Nyazamba has listed multiple allegations that Chombo engaged in fraud on real estate and vehicle transactions more than a decade ago. (more...)
Inc. Raises Stake in Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (REGN)
- November 27, 2017

About 93,623 shares traded. Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) has risen 10.59% since November 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.95% the S&P500. The firm has "Buy" rating by Argus Research given on Thursday, August 6. Chardan Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, August 4 report. (more...)
Sensex Falls Over 100 Points, Nifty Struggles Around 10350 Sensex Falls Over 100 Points, Nifty Struggles Around 10350
- November 27, 2017

Index heavyweights like ITC, Infosys, RIL and banking & financials stocks were under pressure. Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex fell by 107 points in early trade today, cutting short its seven-day winning streak as investors reduced their bets after Standard & Poor's kept India's sovereign rating unchanged. (more...)
Three to four cups of coffee good for your health, study claims
- November 27, 2017

The results showed this is associated with a risk of death lower by 17 percent than the risk of people who don't drink coffee at all. Coffee consumption becomes harmful if it's associated with other factors, such as smoking. Coffee intake during pregnancy is, in fact, linked to pregnancy loss, preterm birth, and lower birth rates, so pregnant women should steer clear of coffee, irrespective of its benefits to the health. (more...)
11m Yemen children desperately need aid 11m Yemen children desperately need aid
- November 27, 2017

UN Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock had warned that the blockade would lead to "the largest starvation the world has seen for many decades". The Saudi-led coalition had imposed the blockade on November 6 after Houthi rebels fired a missile at the Saudi capital Riyadh, which was intercepted in the air. (more...)
Tobacco companies to run anti-smoking ads on TV starting Sunday Tobacco companies to run anti-smoking ads on TV starting Sunday
- November 27, 2017

Leading tobacco companies in the U.S. have begun running television and newspapers advertisements as punishment for deceiving the public about the dangers of smoking. Big Tobacco is launching a forced campaign to inform the public of the deadly nature of smoking- and its own tactics-in "corrective statements" running in newspapers and on television as the result of a nine-month civil racketeering trial. (more...)
Vote for any political party, but not BJP: Kejriwal urges Gujarat Vote for any political party, but not BJP: Kejriwal urges Gujarat
- November 27, 2017

Talking about the December Gujarat elections, Kejriwal said: "I request the people of Gujarat to give your vote to the candidate or party who can defeat the BJP". "It is reflected in their below-the-belt comments by giving religious colour to everything", Gupta was quoted as saying by the Hindustan Times. "The party which came up as a symbol of alternative politics lowered the standard of political discourse". (more...)
Iron objects removed from man's stomach Iron objects removed from man's stomach
- November 27, 2017

Having suffered from stomach pains for three months, the 35-year-old man had been admitted to the Satna hospital in the Indian state of Mathya Pradesh, as the Independent reports . "We come across such a case for the first in our career". The doctors said the man is now under the observation. According to the family Maqsood began eating metal items after he developed depression. (more...)
Quota for Jats: Situation tense, mobile internet services suspended in 11 districts Quota for Jats: Situation tense, mobile internet services suspended in 11 districts
- November 27, 2017

Earlier, amid high security and suspended internet, transport facilities, several parts of Haryana remained on edge during the two rallies. The rally was attended by Union Minister Birender Singh and Leader of opposition in Haryana and INLD's senior leader Abhay Singh Chautala. (more...)
Nurse in IN no longer an employee after investigation into controversial tweet Nurse in IN no longer an employee after investigation into controversial tweet
- November 27, 2017

During their investigation, IU Health says the employee in question will not have access to patient care. Meanwhile, IU Health's prepared statement for the press also stated that their human resources department is still investigating into the matter, and still trying to verify the authenticity of Taiyesha Baker's supposed posts under the "Night Nurse" Twitter account. (more...)
Motco Acquires 2979 Shares of Genuine Parts Company (GPC)
- November 27, 2017

It has underperformed by 22.30% the S&P500. The Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management Llc holds 20,693 shares with $2.45M value, down from 38,018 last quarter. Willis Investment Counsel decreased Royal Dutch Shell stake by 5,780 shares to 347,670 valued at $18.49M in 2017Q2. It also reduced American Electric Power Co (NYSE:AEP) stake by 23,000 shares and now owns 226,100 shares. (more...)
Hightower Advisors LLC Increases Position in Bristol Myers Squibb Co (BMY)
- November 27, 2017

Lazard Ltd now has $6.17B valuation. Amica Mutual invested in 88,673 shares or 0.45% of the stock. About 207,713 shares traded. CHS Inc (NASDAQ:CHSCM) has 0.00% since November 26, 2016 and is. Strategy Asset Managers Limited Liability Corp holds 1.23% or 106,967 shares. Among 19 analysts covering Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY), 6 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 10 Hold. (more...)
Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (MLM) Stake Lowered by Pictet Asset Management Ltd.
- November 26, 2017

More notable recent U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: "US Bancorp to Speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Future of Financials ..." on November 06, 2017, also Businesswire.com with their article: "US Bancorp to Speak at the BancAnalysts Association of Boston Conference" published on October 26, 2017, Businesswire.com published: "US Bancorp Provides Schedule for 2018 Earnings Conference Calls" on October 27, 2017. (more...)
Common flies carry hundreds of diseases, a study says Common flies carry hundreds of diseases, a study says
- November 26, 2017

Researchers have found that because flies are the very vessels that transport harmful and sometimes deadly bacteria, the insects can also be used to monitor the diseases circulating in the environment. It may be that bacteria survive their journey, growing and spreading on a new surface'. Houseflies and blowflies were found to transmit the bacteria, Helicobacter pylori, as it "stuck" to their legs and wings when flying between their breeding and feeding grounds. (more...)
Lutheran Church Goes Gender Neutral, Won't Call God 'He' Lutheran Church Goes Gender Neutral, Won't Call God 'He'
- November 26, 2017

The decision was taken by the Swedish Church after the completion of an eight-day meeting conducted by the decision-making body. The language proposed for referring God is "In God's, the Trinity's Name", to the exclusion mentioning both the Father and the Son, according to Denmark newspaper Kristeligt Dagblad . (more...)
Institutional Investors Lead Shift in Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) Sentiment
- November 26, 2017

Company insiders own 0.21% of the company's stock. Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. This is an investment tool that analysts use to discover undervalued companies. Vetr raised Southwest Airlines from a "sell" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $55.93 price target for the company in a report on Monday, November 13th. (more...)
First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP) Downgraded by TheStreet
- November 26, 2017

Thomas J Herzfeld Advisors Inc acquired 140,775 shares as First Bancorp/Puerto Rico ( FBP)'s stock declined 17.25%. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 14,585,667 shares of the bank's stock valued at $82,408,000 after buying an additional 3,151,932 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Lifestyle Choices Behind 40% Cancer Cases in US Lifestyle Choices Behind 40% Cancer Cases in US
- November 26, 2017

A new study shows that almost 50% of all cancer deaths in the United States could have been prevented by altering lifestyle choices. Lung cancer and colorectal cancer - which are some of the deadliest forms of cancer - had the most cases that could have been prevented. (more...)