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In tight Pa. House race, Republican leans on Trump and his base In tight Pa. House race, Republican leans on Trump and his base
- March 12, 2018

But, the president warned, "we can only do that if we elect people who are going to back our agenda", repeatedly urging his backers to support Saccone and stave off an upset by Democrat Conor Lamb in a district the president won by 20 percentage points over Hillary Clinton . (more...)
Sanofi, Regeneron to cut price of Praluent Sanofi, Regeneron to cut price of Praluent
- March 12, 2018

The results of the study were announced Saturday at an American College of Cardiology conference in Orlando, Fla. The cost of PCSK9 inhibitors, which also include Amgen's Repatha , is more than $14,000 per year, according to the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review , which has raised concern about their availability to those who need them. (more...)
Seahawks turned down chance to match Richard Sherman's 49ers' contract Seahawks turned down chance to match Richard Sherman's 49ers' contract
- March 12, 2018

That was Sherman's aim, as King extensively quoted him as saying: Ensure that if he plays like the Richard Sherman football fans know and love, he's going to get paid like it, too. 2 cornerback and two very young and talented safeties in Jaquiski Tartt and Adrian Colbert . "I didn't abandon anybody". "We had something no other team could offer", Lynch said. (more...)
Florida governor signs gun bill allowing some teachers to be armed Florida governor signs gun bill allowing some teachers to be armed
- March 12, 2018

Just 19 of the chamber's 77 Republican members opposed the bill, following what Hammer called "one of the most despicable displays of bullying and coercion". It also argues the bill breaches the 14th amendment's equal protection clause by banning law-abiding citizens between 18-21 from buying guns. Lily Eskelsen Garcia, president of the National Education Association (NEA), the largest professional union in the United States, has said that parents and educators "overwhelmingly reject the ... (more...)
India, Pakistan trade allegations over harassment of their High Commission personnel India, Pakistan trade allegations over harassment of their High Commission personnel
- March 12, 2018

Sharing another incident, the sources said that recently the High Commissioner was stopped by the Pakistani agencies in the middle of a busy road to prevent him from attending an event. These will no doubt be investigated. In one case an official's home was broken into, laptop stolen, the government here alleged. However, Indian diplomats chose to tackle this matter with quiet and persistent diplomacy rather than by airing issues in the media, the source said. (more...)
SC woman removed her own eyes as a sacrifice to God SC woman removed her own eyes as a sacrifice to God
- March 12, 2018

The young woman smoked meth for the first time accidentally past year, when it was unknowingly laced in with the marijuana she was smoking. Today Muthart is drug free and learning to traverse the world without sight, and says "life's more attractive now". (more...)
Kevin Feige Explains How Captain Marvel Changes MCU History
- March 12, 2018

Captain Marvel is set to release March 8, 2019, and with that amount of time hopefully they can do justice to this image intense film. Captain Marvel will take place before Nick Fury knew superheroes existed. When and how that deal with Fox finishes and comes together and we're told, "Hey, now you can start working on it". No. It's all about getting Infinity War finished and out, starting Captain Marvel , Ant-Man and the Wasp, Untitled Avengers , the next Spider-Man, and Guardians ... (more...)
West Indies To Tour Pakistan For Three T20Is West Indies To Tour Pakistan For Three T20Is
- March 11, 2018

This will be a one-off series, since, as I told you before, it will be a loss-making enterprise. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi said the West Indies have confirmed the series. "We have a separate agreement with West Indies where we are exploring a trilateral series - Pakistan, West Indies and one other country, possibly Bangladesh, but it could be some other country - that we will play for the next five years in the United States (US)". (more...)
1.85 lakh children given pulse polio vaccine in Kozhikode 1.85 lakh children given pulse polio vaccine in Kozhikode
- March 11, 2018

As many as 103359 children are target of the anti-polio drive in the district for which 2429 workers comprising 1059 Health Workers, 693 ASHA workers, 760 ICDS workers and 266 voluntaries are being deployed at 622 Booths which include nine transit teams as well. (more...)
Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: McDonald's Corporation (MCD), British American Tobacco plc (BTI)
- March 11, 2018

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) is worth US$136.26 Billion and has recently risen 1.35% to US$59.3. It has outperformed by 1.08% the S&P500. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 5th will be given a $0.6792 dividend. Toronto Dominion Savings Bank holds 0.03% or 150,744 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Scientists put on alert for deadly new pathogen - 'Disease X' Scientists put on alert for deadly new pathogen - 'Disease X'
- March 11, 2018

The rest of the deceases which are listed in this category are known fatal pandemics as Ebola , Lassa Fever, CCHF hemorrhagic fever, Nipah / Henipaviral, MESS, SARS and Zika . "This makes it more likely new diseases will emerge, but also modern travel and trade make it much more likely they will spread". Disease X is such potential outbreak of new epidemic threat according to the World Health Organization. (more...)
Lung Disease Killing Dentists in Mysterious Cluster, CDC Report Says Lung Disease Killing Dentists in Mysterious Cluster, CDC Report Says
- March 11, 2018

So far, health officials have identified nine dentists or dental workers who were diagnosed with the disease, called idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, all of whom were treated at the same specialty clinic in Virginia, according to the report, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (more...)
China 'Strongly Opposed' to Trump's Steel, Aluminum Tariffs China 'Strongly Opposed' to Trump's Steel, Aluminum Tariffs
- March 11, 2018

Trump was still hearing last-minute pleas from opponents of the tariff plan, and White House officials said they couldn't predict how the day would shake out. But the White House has now said that Mexico, Canada and other countries may be spared. "Like all Americans, we are deeply concerned about the level of gun violence in the United States", Hewitt said. (more...)
IL case linked to multi-state Salmonella outbreak IL case linked to multi-state Salmonella outbreak
- March 11, 2018

It has a second location in Dacono, CO. Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration and other state and local health departments, is investigating a multi-state cluster of salmonella associated with kratom. (more...)
Impax Laboratories (IPXL) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS
- March 11, 2018

The SI to Impax Laboratories Inc's float is 20.57%. (NASDAQ: IPXL ), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. Impax Laboratories (NASDAQ:IPXL) has insider ownership of 3.20% and institutional ownership of 99.55%. (more...)
In a landmark judgment, SC says passive euthanasia is permissible In a landmark judgment, SC says passive euthanasia is permissible
- March 11, 2018

In a landmark judgment that will ease the minds of many, the Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra legalised Passive Euthanasia on Friday. This led journalist-activist Pinky Virani, who published a book regarding her case, titled Aruna's Story, to file a writ petition with the Supreme Court asking for the legalization of euthanasia so that Aruna's suffering could be terminated by withdrawing medical support. (more...)
Browns add QB Taylor, receiver Landry
- March 11, 2018

If Cleveland really wants one of these quarterbacks, they have the freedom and flexibility to do that at No. 1 or No. 4 or later. Now that the initial shock of the trade has worn off, it's time to analyze the deal. -The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced they locked up star receiver Mike Evans with a five-year contract extension. Cleveland is $113 million under the salary cap and was expected to seek an impact receiver in free agency. (more...)
'Black Panther 2' Is Officially Happening, People! 'Black Panther 2' Is Officially Happening, People!
- March 11, 2018

Black Panther now joins Captain America: Civil War , Iron Man 3 , The Avengers , and Avengers: Age of Ultron in the billion-dollars-earned club. "In terms of 'Black Panther , ' no studio can say again, 'Oh, black movies don't travel, overseas interest will be minimal'". Black Panther added $9.97 million at the domestic box office on Friday in second place. (more...)
NRA sues Florida over 'unconstitutional' gun law NRA sues Florida over 'unconstitutional' gun law
- March 10, 2018

The lawsuit was filed just hours after Scott passed the legislation which raises the legal age for buying rifles in Florida and allows the training and arming of school staff, on Friday evening. Rick Scott , who is an NRA member. Even though you can't drink a beer in Florida until your 21, the NRA argued in the federal suit that the bill should be thrown out on grounds that the age bump is somehow unconstitutional. (more...)
228 flu deaths recorded across Oklahoma with 42 fatalities in Tulsa County 228 flu deaths recorded across Oklahoma with 42 fatalities in Tulsa County
- March 10, 2018

A woman in her 60s, with underlying medical conditions, also died as a result of complications related to the flu. "As along as flu is circulating, people should - if they have not already - still get their flu vaccine", she said . Egg-based manufacturing processes have been used to develop flu vaccines for more than 70 years ( reported by CDC ), however, the alternative methods - cell and recombinant - have also been approved for use by regulatory bodies and do not suffer the same ... (more...)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) Position Reduced by FTB Advisors Inc
- March 10, 2018

The company's stock is now moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -4.08%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -8.37% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price. (more...)
South Africa make steady progress in second Test against Australia South Africa make steady progress in second Test against Australia
- March 10, 2018

If found guilty , Rabada could be fined as much as 100 per cent of his match fee and, because of previous offences, might be suspended from the third test of what is proving an ill-tempered series. Why he didn't play in the first Test at Durban after figures of 1-51, 6-39, 1-27, and 1-38 in his first two Tests against India to average 17.22 remains a mystery. (more...)
Facebook deleted my posts without any warning says Hasin Jahan Facebook deleted my posts without any warning says Hasin Jahan
- March 10, 2018

On Thursday, Hasin Jahan had filed a complaint against her husband Mohammed Shami in Lalbazar police station. Hasin Jahan in her statement said that Shami has been treated her with cruelty and threatened to divorce her and marry someone else, but she will not sign the divorce papers so easily and expose him totally. (more...)
Securities Analyst Recommendations: Aon plc (AON), ICICI Bank Limited (IBN)
- March 10, 2018

Discovery Capital Management LLC CT bought a new position in ICICI Bank Ltd (NYSE: IBN ) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The stock boasts a consensus analyst "Buy" rating with the consensus recommendation standing at 2.30. If we checked the overall image of stock during recent quarter then we found that stock performance is trading down -2.78%. (more...)
Rate of overdose patients increasing in Indiana emergency rooms, CDC report says Rate of overdose patients increasing in Indiana emergency rooms, CDC report says
- March 10, 2018

In 2013, there were 3 opioid fatal overdoses in Kendall County. Emergency department (ED) visits in the United States for opioid overdoses are up, signaling that the epidemic is worsening, according to a recent CDC report . In the Northeast, substantial increases were reported in DE (105 percent), Pennsylvania (almost 81 percent) and ME (34 percent), but other states, including Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island, saw nonsignificant decreases of 10 percent or less. (more...)
Burlington Stores' stock surges after profit exceeds expectations, upbeat outlook
- March 10, 2018

Insiders sold 64,800 shares of company stock valued at $7,615,336 over the last three months. About 655,650 shares traded. It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500. Neuberger Berman stated it has 254,493 shares. Carnegie Cap Asset Ltd Com reported 187,253 shares. Thompson Davis And Comm Inc holds 0.02% or 95 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Bar to global community: Ensure safety of Muslims in Sri-Lanka Bar to global community: Ensure safety of Muslims in Sri-Lanka
- March 10, 2018

The Sri Lankans have followed the classic pattern of shutting down social media access for a while, hoping the tensions subside once people are kept away from it, specially as they were being fed with rumours of attacks on places of worship. (more...)
New HIV drug wins FDA approval New HIV drug wins FDA approval
- March 10, 2018

Specifically, the drug will be given to a small percentage of patients - estimated to be around 1 percent - whose HIV infections can not be successfully treated with other now available drugs. TaiMed stated that after 24 weeks of treating patients with both Trogarzo and other antiretroviral medicines, it was found that 43% of the patients had developed HIV RNA suppression. (more...)
Ex-RTE Producer jailed for 18 months Ex-RTE Producer jailed for 18 months
- March 10, 2018

However, the "child" was a member of a paedophile vigilante group called Predator Exposure. When he arrived at the meeting point outside a hotel, he was instead confronted by the "Predator Exposure" group, who streamed the encounter live on Facebook . (more...)
Radio Calls Contradict Claims Made by Disgraced Parkland Deputy Radio Calls Contradict Claims Made by Disgraced Parkland Deputy
- March 10, 2018

Broward County Sheriff's Deputy: "I got a victim with a gunshot to the right leg". BSO policy calls for deputies to engage an active shooter and eliminate the threat. "We're talking about the 1200 building, it's going to be the building off Holmberg Road", Peterson said seconds later. "Get the school locked down, gentlemen!" he shouts. (more...)