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Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire agree to implement tribunal ruling on maritime dispute Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire agree to implement tribunal ruling on maritime dispute
- October 18, 2017

President Alassane Ouattara of Cote D'ivoire in a hand shake with former First Lady Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings at a dinner in his honour. President Akufo-Addo has said the newly launched national digital property address system will solve the country's over four decades of addressing problems. (more...)
Sangamo Therapeutics (SGMO) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
- October 18, 2017

The ratio is positive, as 70 active investment managers started new or increased positions, while 44 decreased and sold stock positions in Sangamo Biosciences Inc . The shares were sold at an average price of $15.00, for a total transaction of $225,000.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 31,800 shares in the company, valued at $456,966. (more...)
This pill may treat diabetes; help patients shed those extra kilos
- October 18, 2017

From an average baseline HbA1c level of 7.9 percent, between 44 percent and 90 percent of patients receiving oral semaglutide achieved the target HbA1c level of less than seven percent. Previous research suggested that people with type 2 diabetes are more likely to develop heart complications than people without diabetes. The pill could offer a relief for those who struggle with injecting themselves. (more...)
Justices to hear government's email dispute with Microsoft
- October 18, 2017

Microsoft argues that, instead of handing this decision over to the Supreme Court, legislators should update the 1986 law. Government lawyers said in court papers that the lower court ruling "gravely threatens public safety and national security" because it limits the government's ability to "ward off terrorism and similar national security threats and to investigate and prosecute crimes". (more...)
Why 22nd Century Group Stock Briefly Spiked Monday
- October 18, 2017

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $4 Million for the current quarter. Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 77.64% and performed 115.04% over the last six months. Moving averages can be very helpful for identifying peaks and troughs. The stock closing price is now trading upward to its 50 day moving average with change of 11.54%, tumbled to its 20 day moving average with figure of -1.00% and above its 200 day moving ... (more...)
Brazil eager to pounce on Honduras Brazil eager to pounce on Honduras
- October 18, 2017

Brenner, the direct replacement for Vinicius, found his name on the scoresheet in the 2-0 win over Niger. The buzz has already started for a possible quarterfinal showdown between Brazil and Germany and Honduras will have to punch above their weight to stop that from happening. (more...)
I will never return to PDP - Obasanjo I will never return to PDP - Obasanjo
- October 18, 2017

The parley whose agenda is unknown is taking place at the Green Legacy Hotel and Resort, Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, OOPL, Abeokuta. Obasanjo said: "I will never return to the PDP, just like a dog would never return to its vomit". (more...)
Jimi Wanjigi gets court order barring his arrest Jimi Wanjigi gets court order barring his arrest
- October 18, 2017

Nasa leader Raila Odinga visited Wanjigi's home on Tuesday evening, but is yet to comment on the incident. The couple want police prohibited and restrained from trespassing, breaking into, entering or in any way interfering with their private residences and offices pending determination of the case. (more...)
Case of West Nile Virus confirmed in Upstate, officials say Case of West Nile Virus confirmed in Upstate, officials say
- October 18, 2017

Now there's even more reason to celebrate this year's lack of blood-suckers, as provincial numbers show a big drop in West Nile virus cases this year. Health officials say ways you can protect yourself include wearing long sleeves, trousers and shoes and socks when mosquitoes are most active at dusk and dawn. (more...)
Mother-son who sheltered Honeypreet held in Bathinda Mother-son who sheltered Honeypreet held in Bathinda
- October 18, 2017

Sources close to dera management said Harjeet first wanted to wait to know the fate of Honeypreet -'adopted' daughter of Gurmeet who was on the run from Haryana police after being booked for sedition. The police are also looking for those who sheltered her in Muksatsar district too. Meanwhile, Gopal Bansal, a resident of Rajasthan who was arrested earlier, has been remanded to four days in police custody. (more...)
Upon further review, players in kneeling flap reinstated Upon further review, players in kneeling flap reinstated
- October 18, 2017

Two more players, who weren't identified by the school, were also dismissed days later for failing to kneel during the coin toss as planned, according to a school spokeswoman. As a result, she wrote, each of the students dismissed from the football team was offered reinstatement.Durante said the latest development was shocking."I had a lot of mixed emotions when I read the email", he said. (more...)
Salt Lake City Launches Exploratory Committee For An Olympic Bid
- October 18, 2017

The IOC said it would have liked to continue its preliminary talks with Innsbruck, sharing "the disappointment for the Austrian Olympic Committee, the many supporting athletes and the promoters of the project who worked on it with so much energy and committment". (more...)
Amid sale ban, Delhi BJP leader distributes firecrackers to kids Amid sale ban, Delhi BJP leader distributes firecrackers to kids
- October 18, 2017

As many as 14 persons, including three women, were detained and taken to Tilak Marg police station, said a senior police officer. A departmental enquiry has been initiated, the official said. "All SHOs have been directed to ensure that no one sells firecrackers". While referring to the air pollution levels in Delhi-NCR during and immediately after Diwali past year, the apex court observed that due to the adverse effects of burning of fire crackers , "the air quality deteriorates ... (more...)
Medical marijuana facility approved in Jefferson County Medical marijuana facility approved in Jefferson County
- October 18, 2017

Cresco, which describes itself as "Illinois' largest medical cannabis brand", also received a permit through the state's competitive application process to build dispensaries . That facility will grow more than 30 different strains of cannabis. "Cresco Yeltrah's distinctive line of products ensures patients will receive consistent, repeatable, precision-dosed medicine - as the program does not allow for the sale of raw marijuana flower". (more...)
Think Pink - Support St. Barnabas Breast Cancer Non Profit Event Oct. 18 Think Pink - Support St. Barnabas Breast Cancer Non Profit Event Oct. 18
- October 18, 2017

It will consist of Chevrolet dealership walks, Chevrolet and GM employee walks, Team Chevy motorsports, and a social media campaign. Some risk factors for breast cancer include age, family history and genetic predisposition, weight gain after age 18 and or being overweight/obese postmenopausal hormone use (combined progestin and estrogen), physical inactivity, smoking, menstruation that begins early and/or ends late in life and a first pregnancy after age 30 or never having children. (more...)
Repros Therapeutics Inc. (RPRX) stock price ended Low -10.14% with 1188455 shares
- October 18, 2017

Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of Repros Therapeutics Inc . The company's last traded volume of 1.19 million shares as compared to it's an average volume of 1.11 million shares. Previously Repros Therapeutics (NASDAQ: RPRX ) reported $-0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $-0.22 by $0.14. (more...)
Should donor sex influence blood transfusion practices?
- October 18, 2017

Kevin McConway, professor at the Open University in Britain, who was not involved in the study, pointed out that the increase in mortality in men is "not huge". The increased risk was shown in more than 31,000 patients who received almost 60,000 red blood cell transfusions, the Dutch doctors reported in the Journal of the American Medical Association . (more...)
Selena Gomez Wrote Her Little Sister a Sweet Message About Being Fearless Selena Gomez Wrote Her Little Sister a Sweet Message About Being Fearless
- October 18, 2017

Selena responds by saying, "Because you are fearless, right?" Selena, who is now dating The Weeknd, expanded on their adorable pep talk in the caption, writing, "I will forever let my sister know she is strong, bold, and handsome". That's when the two sisters high fived. Gomez also shared a very personal but touching moment with her sister. But aside from the video, her caption is an uplifting message that should serve as required reading for every woman. (more...)
British American Tobacco plc (BATS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
- October 18, 2017

The company's institutional ownership is monitored at 5 percent. Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying a company's shares outstanding by the current market price of one share. The original version of this news story can be viewed at https://weekherald.com/2017/10/16/british-american-tobacco-plc-bats-insider-sells-344574-30-in-stock.html. (more...)
CVS Corporation (NYSE:CVS) Valuation According To Analysts
- October 18, 2017

CVS Health Corporation (CVS ) is an interesting player in the Healthcare space, with a focus on Health Care Plans. The stock declined 0.29% or $0.23 reaching $80.01 on the news. Analysts‟ target price forecasts are a prediction of a stock‟s future price, generally over the 12 months following the release date (Asquith et al., 2005). (more...)
Tom Petty Laid to Rest in Private Ceremony
- October 18, 2017

She also shared a picture of herself and sister Adria Petty at the service, writing: "We care about each other and love our bad a*s father". AnnaKim Petty captioned the photo of the shirt: "Who gets a ringer t shirt at a funeral". Tom Petty's family paid their respects to the rocker in an intimate service on Monday. In the days after his death, the department said further examination was needed to determine the exact cause of death. (more...)
Waiting Periods Really Do Reduce Gun Deaths Waiting Periods Really Do Reduce Gun Deaths
- October 17, 2017

In Illinois , the waiting period is only one day, depending on the type of gun one intends to purchase . The second analysis relied on a natural experiment: the adoption of a national waiting period from 1994 to 1998 under the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, named for the former White House press secretary James S. (more...)
First flu death of the year reported in Yolo County First flu death of the year reported in Yolo County
- October 17, 2017

Again this year, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention is not recommending the nasal spray - also referred to as flu mist - because it says studies have shown the nasal spray to be less effective than shots in preventing the flu. (more...)
Gov. Jerry Brown declares state of emergency over California's hep A outbreak
- October 17, 2017

California is expected to place an order for more hepatitis A vaccines after Gov. The California Department of Health (CDPH) has already distributed nearly 80,000 doses of the adult vaccine, according to the CDPH's official press release on the declaration; however, more doses will be needed to appropriately respond to and control the outbreak. (more...)
Safe standing: Shrewsbury Town reach crowdfunding target Safe standing: Shrewsbury Town reach crowdfunding target
- October 17, 2017

Shrewsbury , who decided that crowdfunding was needed to raise the money, revealed that they have reached the target, with contributions from nearly 1,000 individuals and companies. Clubs in England's top two divisions have been legally required to have all-seater grounds since the measure was recommended by a report into the 1989 Hillsborough disaster, which saw 96 Liverpool fans killed in crushes caused by over-crowding in a standing area. (more...)
Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC)
- October 17, 2017

However, the company's most recent quarter increase of 67.5% looks attractive. It was reported on Oct, 16 by Barchart.com . Tenet Healthcare Corporation New (NYSE: THC ) had an increase of 5.8% in short interest. 34,745 were reported by Goldman Sachs Grp. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a "hold" rating and set a $25.00 target price on shares of Tenet Healthcare Corporation in a research report on Tuesday, July 18th. (more...)
Transenterix Inc (TRXC) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.09 Per Share Transenterix Inc (TRXC) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.09 Per Share
- October 17, 2017

From the start of year 2017 to present date TRXC reported surged performance of 12.31%. This analysis is based on historical data about the stock's monthly performance given the overall trends of the market and particular indicators within the market. (more...)
Members Of Hyderabad Family Found Dead, Including 4-Year-Old
- October 17, 2017

While the bodies of a man and a two-year-old child were found in a parked vehicle on the Outer Ring Road, three women were found lying in bushes nearby. Reddy's phone remained switched off since last evening after which a missing complaint was lodged. Based on the call data available in the mobiles of the deceased, the police are gathering more information that whether it was a suicide case or a murder case. (more...)
HPV: Oral Sex Risks Men Need to Know Before Performing Cunnilingus
- October 17, 2017

Of those cases, 59 percent are women and 41 percent are men. For instance, some types of HPV can cause warts or verrucas. Almost 20 per cent of men with genital HPV infections also had oral HPV , compared to just over four per cent of men without genital HPV, the researchers also found . (more...)
Shamim Ruff Sells 11500 Shares of Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) Stock
- October 17, 2017

A number of other equities analysts have also commented on the stock. Janney Montgomery Scott increased their price target on shares of Sarepta Therapeutics from $65.00 to $73.00 and gave the stock a "fair value" rating in a research report on Monday, July 24th. (more...)