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Stars' five-game point streak snapped heading into the All-Star Break Stars' five-game point streak snapped heading into the All-Star Break
- January 26, 2018

Toronto went up 2-1 early in the third as Nazem Kadri potted a puck that van Riemsdyk had hunted down, but Mitch Marner was in the box when Chicago tallied its second with the man advantage. The Leafs jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the second period and they never looked back. Sure, they were without their No. 1 goalie and their No. 2 center, but they were coming off an 8-2 trouncing of the Senators in which they scored four power-play goals, they were in a wild-card spot, and they were about ... (more...)
The flu season hasn't peaked and will get worse says CDC The flu season hasn't peaked and will get worse says CDC
- January 26, 2018

What all health experts can agree on, however, are simple, commonsense steps anyone can take to reduce their chances of getting the flu . "Flu can develop into pneumonia". The season now is very similar to what was seen during the 2014-15 flu season, both in the timing and amount of cases reported. Sumter has seen 255 cases. (more...)
Mosquitoes can learn to avoid your scent if you keep swatting Mosquitoes can learn to avoid your scent if you keep swatting
- January 26, 2018

The University of Washington team is continuing its research into mosquito behavior and is now focusing on how mosquitoes learn and how they are drawn to and remember "favored hosts". For example, they targeted specific parts of the brain involved in olfactory integration by fitting mosquitoes with helmets that allowed for brain activity recordings and observations. (more...)
No evidence children given alcohol by parents drink less harmfully No evidence children given alcohol by parents drink less harmfully
- January 26, 2018

For the study, Richard Mattick from the University of New South Wales and his colleagues followed almost 2,000 teens between 12 and 18 years old over a period of six years. While 25% of teens around 18 years old who were given alcohol by their parents reported binge-drinking, the figure reached 62% for those obtaining alcohol from elsewhere and 81% for those receiving alcohol from parents and others. (more...)
Important Factors to Analyse A Good Investment: First Data Corporation (NYSE: FDC)
- January 26, 2018

FDC is now undervalued by -13.27% relative to the average 1-year price target of $20.95 taken from a group of Wall Street Analysts. Wedbush also issued estimates for First Data's Q4 2017 earnings at $0.39 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.36 EPS and FY2018 earnings at $1.35 EPS. (more...)
Jose Mourinho signs extension with Manchester United Jose Mourinho signs extension with Manchester United
- January 26, 2018

It's the opportunity of a lifetime and I want the players to dream big and defy the odds. Alexis is a very important addition for us. Now we have five attacking players of high quality, Mata, Rashford, Lukaku, Martial, Alexis and is fantastic for me and for the team . (more...)
Calls for mandatory health information on alcohol labels
- January 26, 2018

It originally worked with the organisation on research, including a survey of nearly 1,800 adults but claims the Portman Group has moved to make alcohol labels less informative to the public. This effect was particularly pronounced among young drinkers. She said alcohol "continues to lag behind" other items such as tobacco and soft drinks which now carry warnings on their packaging. (more...)
Gunmen attack Save the Children office in Afghanistan; two dead Gunmen attack Save the Children office in Afghanistan; two dead
- January 26, 2018

According to the Tolo News, provincial spokesman Attaullah Khogyani confirmed the death toll. "It is with profound sadness that we can confirm three Save the Children staff members were killed earlier today in an attack on our office in Jalalabad, Afghanistan ". (more...)
Jones, Thome join the greats in Hall of Fame Jones, Thome join the greats in Hall of Fame
- January 26, 2018

A period of rapid expansion to the membership rolls of the Baseball Hall of Fame continued Wednesday with the election of four new members. Besides Jones and Guerrero, other candidates making the Hall of Fame were Jim Thome and Trevor Hoffman. (more...)
Saudi says 'no Botox' in camel beauty contest Saudi says 'no Botox' in camel beauty contest
- January 26, 2018

But the contest is well regulated to protect animal welfare. Yes, there is a beauty contest for camels and it is rife with controversy. "Only people who have the financial ability can compete on the rare and attractive camels", said head judge Fawzan al-Madi". (more...)
PPL heads to Puerto Rico to restore power to 1.2 million PPL heads to Puerto Rico to restore power to 1.2 million
- January 26, 2018

The company says line workers and support personnel will join a small army of utility workers from other companies around the country. "This is what line workers do", he said. "This is a massive power restoration effort all converging on the island", field manager Chris Gonzalez, 42, of Stroudsburg, said in a news release. (more...)
Leaked! On First Day Of Release, Padmaavat Streamed LIVE On Facebook Leaked! On First Day Of Release, Padmaavat Streamed LIVE On Facebook
- January 26, 2018

The film has been the focal point of protests by various Rajput groups, which allege that it distorts their history and defames their queen Padmavati . Balki is confident about his film's release date Feb 9. The period drama, which has been directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali , is a co-production of Viacom18 Motion Pictures and Bhansali Productions. (more...)
FY2018 EPS Estimates for Cheesecake Factory Inc (CAKE) Lifted by William Blair
- January 26, 2018

The total number of shares traded in the last 12 months is 167,269. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) has risen 176.27% since January 22, 2017 and is uptrending. Nomura initiated RSP Permian, Inc. (NYSE:RSPP) on Thursday, December 3 with "Buy" rating. As per Monday, January 22, the company rating was maintained by Roth Capital. (more...)
Boy Dies From Flesh-Eating Bacteria Days After Falling From Bike Boy Dies From Flesh-Eating Bacteria Days After Falling From Bike
- January 26, 2018

It wasn't a bad one. Now, she's hoping other parents will heed her warning. After crashing his bike on January 13, the handlebars cutting through his jeans and into his thigh, 8-year-old Liam Flanagan was taken to the emergency room by his family, where he received seven stitches. (more...)
Trump Campaign Ad Calls Dems 'Complicit' In Officers' Deaths Trump Campaign Ad Calls Dems 'Complicit' In Officers' Deaths
- January 26, 2018

The ad features Luis Bracamontes, who is in the USA illegally and allegedly killed two Northern California sheriff's deputies in an October 2014 rampage. The president also made a call for Republicans to get out the vote in 2018 "in order to power through [the] mess" of what he called "shutdown politics". (more...)
Court Orders Metuh To Appear For Trial Court Orders Metuh To Appear For Trial
- January 26, 2018

Recent events also show that Metuh through his lawyer , Dr. Oneychi Ikpeazu (SAN), sought for an adjournment in court till a period next week, however, the counsel to the EFCC , Mr. Justice Abang held that although, the prayers of the prosecution team to revoke the bail and attend trial from prison custody were granted, he however said based on the passionate plea of the defence counsel, he suspended the order. (more...)
Cannabis-Based Seizure Medicine on Track for FDA Approval This Year Cannabis-Based Seizure Medicine on Track for FDA Approval This Year
- January 26, 2018

While there are a range of drug and non-pharmacological treatments (such as ketogenic diet, nerve stimulation, and brain surgery) available, these only help 10% of patients become seizure free. At the end of the trial drop seizures (falls due to a lack of muscle tone) had reduced in the cannabidiol group by 43.9% compared to a 21.8% reduction for those taking the placebo. (more...)
21 flu more deaths in North Carolina 21 flu more deaths in North Carolina
- January 26, 2018

The State Health Department's Jamie Dukes says there's always a delay in getting numbers to the state offices, but reported fatalities in the past week are up by almost 30. The very young and the elderly are at the most risk. "The Influenza A strain continues to be the most frequently reported this season in SC and nationally", said Dr. (more...)
Dog Sustains Life-Threatening Burns After Owner Dyes Her Coat Purple Dog Sustains Life-Threatening Burns After Owner Dyes Her Coat Purple
- January 26, 2018

Pinellas County Animal Services shared Violet's pictures on their Facebook page , together with a reminder that using human hair coloring products on animals should never even be considered . They carefully removed her scabs, treated her burns and changed her bandages. "Violet began to tell us what to do - it started with a little noise; not really a bark, not really a cry". (more...)
Flu vaccine not strong enough to fight virus Flu vaccine not strong enough to fight virus
- January 26, 2018

The thought of children dying from the flu terrified father of three Baldemar Garza. "I have all of them pick a section of toys once a day to take them and wash them with warm soap and water and stick them in bleach water too", she said. Harris said this year's flu vaccine failed to provide protection for the Type A strain of the flu seen in residents now. It notes that people usually recuperate within seven to 10 days, but recommends looking for treatment for certain health conditions ... (more...)
Hot Tickers: Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA), New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYCB)
- January 26, 2018

The Price to Sales (P/S) of the company is 59.78, while P/B (Price to Book) stands at 7.53. About 3.42M shares traded. (NYSE:NYCB) has declined 13.57% since January 23, 2017 and is downtrending. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital on Friday, October 21 with "Outperform". 9 of them rate its stock a hold. New York Community Bancorp has a fifty-two week low of $11.67 and a fifty-two week high of $16.18. (more...)
Global 3D Laser Scanners Market Analysis 2018 Teledyne Optech, Perceptron and Faro Global 3D Laser Scanners Market Analysis 2018 Teledyne Optech, Perceptron and Faro
- January 26, 2018

Firstly, the report provides a basic overview of the industry including its definition, applications and manufacturing technology. The major research process followed by the key players along with the strategies are also mentioned in the research report . (more...)
Officials address heroin, open sore claims at Shelbyville Little Caesars Officials address heroin, open sore claims at Shelbyville Little Caesars
- January 26, 2018

Officer went to the Little Caesars to check on the manager, 31-year-old Sasha Fletcher. Cops arrested Sasha Fletcher, the former manager of the Little Caesars in Shelbyville, and her boyfriend, Joshua Parson, for possession of heroin and a syringe on Tuesday, reported WXIN . (more...)
Altria Group, Inc. (MO), The Medicines Company (MDCO)
- January 26, 2018

The company has market cap of $2.15 billion. The stock increased 6.04% or $1.84 during the last trading session, reaching $32.31. This is calculated by taking weekly log normal returns and standard deviation of the share price over one year annualized. (more...)
12-year-old boy dies from flu, family says 12-year-old boy dies from flu, family says
- January 26, 2018

The current year's merciless influenza season has just killed various generally solid kids and grown-ups, extending from a 10-year-old hockey player from CT to a 21-year-old yearning fitness coach in Pennsylvania to a 40-year-old marathoner in California. (more...)
(NASDAQ:CELG) Stake Lessened by NEXT Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:CELG) Stake Lessened by NEXT Financial Group Inc
- January 26, 2018

The firm owned $57.35 million shares of the company's stock after selling 1.94 million shares during the period. About 3,636 shares traded. T-Mobile US, Inc. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Celgene from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 18th. As per Thursday, September 14, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. (more...)
Musa Backs CHAN Eagles to Bring Home Trophy Musa Backs CHAN Eagles to Bring Home Trophy
- January 26, 2018

Goals from Anthony Okpotu, Dayo Ojo and a penalty goal from substitute Rabiu Ali cancelled out an early opener from Equatorial Ginuea's Nsi Eyama to see Nigeria finished as Group C winners on seven points. "We are ready to play any team at this stage, the level is high and the competition will get more interesting", he said. Skipper and goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa said the focus has now shifted to Sunday's knockout game. (more...)
South Texas Sees Uptick in Zika Birth Defects South Texas Sees Uptick in Zika Birth Defects
- January 26, 2018

Birth defects most strongly linked to congenital Zika virus infection increased 21% in USA states and territories with local transmission of the virus in the latter part of 2016, CDC researchers found. areas with endemic transmission. MORE: Do I Still Need to Worry About Zika? CDC looked at almost 1 million births in 2016 in 15 USA states and territories, including Florida (select southern counties), Georgia (select metro-Atlanta counties), Hawaii, Iowa, Illinois, Massachusetts, New ... (more...)
Trump says he's 'looking forward' to being interviewed by Mueller Trump says he's 'looking forward' to being interviewed by Mueller
- January 26, 2018

Donald Trump may be in Davos but the inquiry into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 United States election is moving ever closer to the U.S. president. Sessions was accompanied by longtime Washington lawyer Chuck Cooper to the interview. "He should treat Mueller like a plague", Chris Ruddy, the CEO of Newsmax and a Trump confidante, said Wednesday after Trump's remarks. (more...)
Museveni backs Trump on 'shithole' remarks Museveni backs Trump on 'shithole' remarks
- January 26, 2018

Museveni: Trump told African countries the truth. You can't survive if you are weak. "But he talks to Africans frankly", Museveni said. He said Africans need to solve their own problems through integration. leader. It added the USA president's "remarks dishonour the celebrated American creed and respect for diversity and human dignity". "We have to respect all countries". (more...)