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Korea Issues More Threats as Drills Continue on Korean Peninsula Korea Issues More Threats as Drills Continue on Korean Peninsula
- December 08, 2017

Heritage Foundation defense specialist Thomas Spoehr told Stars and Stripes North Korea would see such a move as a provocation. On November 29, the North Korean army launched the Hwasong-15, its most advanced intercontinental ballistic missile to date and which has put Pyongyang closer to striking the continental United States with nuclear weapons. (more...)
FDA Tries to Clarify Regulation of Health Software FDA Tries to Clarify Regulation of Health Software
- December 08, 2017

Software that in some way manipulates, analyzes, calculates, or interpolates data-including, for example, use of a proprietary algorithm-in developing its recommendations to the user, such that the user may not be able to independently review the basis for the recommendation . (more...)
Tax reform may impact EKU graduate students Tax reform may impact EKU graduate students
- December 08, 2017

However, there are different provisions in each bill that create particular winners and losers. The version passed in the House of Representatives includes provisions that would transform graduate tuition waivers into taxable income and would abolish the deduction for student loans. (more...)
Altria Group (MO) Stake Raised by IFM Investors Pty Ltd Altria Group (MO) Stake Raised by IFM Investors Pty Ltd
- December 08, 2017

Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A.'s holdings in Altria Group were worth $23,328,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. (NASDAQ:EBAY) traded up 0.05% in the last session while performance was up 36.83% in the last five days. Therefore 68% are positive. Mraz Amerine & Associates Inc. owns 79,812 shares or 1.39% of their U.S. portfolio. Altria Group has a 12 month low of $60.01 and a 12 month high of $77.79. (more...)
Analysts Recommended this Stock: Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG)
- December 08, 2017

Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) has risen 15.86% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. While it's Return on Investment (ROI) value is 4.2%. Transocean Ltd now has $3.96B valuation. This represents a decrease of -3% in the number of shares being shorted compared to the previous reading, and implies that investors felt less pessimistic about the stock during the past two weeks. (more...)
FIFA Disciplinary Committee sanctions Paolo Guerrero with a one-year suspension FIFA Disciplinary Committee sanctions Paolo Guerrero with a one-year suspension
- December 08, 2017

Guerrero was tested after Peru's World Cup qualifier against Argentina on October 5, a match that finished goalless in Buenos Aires . The ban, which took effect on November 3, prevents Guerrero from playing in all domestic and worldwide matches and means the player will miss next year's World Cup in Russian Federation. (more...)
EPS for American Outdoor Brands Corporation (AOBC) Expected At $0.08 EPS for American Outdoor Brands Corporation (AOBC) Expected At $0.08
- December 08, 2017

Wedbush reissued a neutral rating and issued a $16.00 price target (down from $20.00) on shares of American Outdoor Brands in a report on Friday, September 8th. During the same period past year, the business posted $0.66 earnings per share. Aegis restated a "buy" rating and set a $23.00 price target on shares of American Outdoor Brands in a report on Wednesday, September 20th. (more...)
Gunmen Abduct Plateau PDP Chairman Gunmen Abduct Plateau PDP Chairman
- December 08, 2017

Publicity Secretary of the PDP in Plateau, John Akans, confirmed the kidnap, further revealing the five were kidnapped while they were in transit from Jos to Abuja in preparation for the party's national convention . "The family spoke with him and he assured them that he is safe". He said: "The abductors have contacted the family. I am on my way to Abuja". We have no communication with the six occupants of the vehicle including the abductors and no ransom has been made. (more...)
New positive data for Kisqali combination in advanced breast cancer New positive data for Kisqali combination in advanced breast cancer
- December 08, 2017

Data from early trastuzumab trials showed that those HER2-low patients derived similar benefit from the agent as HER2-positive patients, so the researchers conducted a large randomized trial to test this possibility. After six weeks, patients in the true acupuncture group reported much lower pain scores than those in either the fake acupuncture or waiting list groups, Hershman's team reported. (more...)
Shares Of Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) bought By WILLIAMS WILLIAM PRESLEY
- December 08, 2017

Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 1.30832, the 24 month is 1.38071, and the 36 month is 7543.55401. With 728,600 avg volume, 5 days are for Athene Holding Limited (NYSE:ATH)'s short sellers to cover ATH's short positions. (more...)
Es oficial: Vaticano nombra a Cardenal Aguiar Arzobispo Primado de México Es oficial: Vaticano nombra a Cardenal Aguiar Arzobispo Primado de México
- December 08, 2017

El 8 de marzo de 2007, el sumo pontífice Benedicto XVI lo nombró miembro del Pontificio Consejo para el Dialogo Interreligioso durante el quinquenio 2007-2012. "Me llevo la satisfacción de no haber permanecido mudo ante la violación de los derechos humanos y divinos de mi madre la Iglesia ". No obstante, sin mencionar sus polémicas con diversos sectores sociales, el jerarca católico renunciante lamentó que si por su "posición firme", alguien se sintió "ofendido y lastimado" y pidió ... (more...)
Featured Stock for Investors: Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT)
- December 08, 2017

Trading volume for Weatherford International plc was 19.24 Million in its previous trading session. GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC. raised its stake in Weatherford International by 1.5% during the second quarter. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital on Monday, July 27 to "Equal Weight". As per Thursday, October 27, the company rating was maintained by Howard Weil. (more...)
Sask. medical wait times 2nd lowest in country, new report says Sask. medical wait times 2nd lowest in country, new report says
- December 08, 2017

The free-enterprise think tank says the median wait time from referral to treatment is 21.2 weeks in Canada, up from 20 weeks past year. The problem appears to be focused on the Atlantic provinces. Between 2012 and 2016, wait times for hip and knee replacements remained relatively stable, while they increased for cataract removal and decreased for hip fracture fix, the report says. (more...)
Woman sues surgeon, claims he was on cell phone during operation Woman sues surgeon, claims he was on cell phone during operation
- December 08, 2017

Patient Mary Edwards claims that Dr. Eric Fishman then tried to explain away the egregious misconduct by telling her it was his only "free" moment to brush up on the language. Her lawyer said: 'She was in absolute terror during the operation. "She had no clue what was going on until after". The document claims that Fishman's actions were "outrageous in character", "beyond all bounds of possible decency" and "utterly intolerable in a civilised community". (more...)
Philippines plans to sue Sanofi over dengue vaccine: minister Philippines plans to sue Sanofi over dengue vaccine: minister
- December 08, 2017

The Philippines, however, was the first nation to use the vaccine. In a statement, Sanofi said the long-term safety evaluation of the vaccines showed significantly fewer hospitalizations due to dengue in vaccinated people over nine years old compared with those who had not been vaccinated. (more...)
Former Patriots coach Ron Meyer passes away at 76 Former Patriots coach Ron Meyer passes away at 76
- December 08, 2017

He was a great man", tweeted Dickerson, who played for Meyer at SMU from 1979 to 1981. Boosters and assistant coaches were paying players, and coaches knew about it, as did high-placed administrators. Meyer went on to coach the Indianapolis Colts from 1986 to 1991. "One of the greatest things Ron did when he was hired in 1982 was to bring us a young coach from his staff at Southern Methodist University named Dante Scarnecchia", Patriots owner Robert Kraft said in a prepared statement. (more...)
Mass shootings trigger waves of accidental deaths, study finds Mass shootings trigger waves of accidental deaths, study finds
- December 08, 2017

Here, Phillip Levine and Robin McKnight sought to better understand how this tragedy affected people's behavior surrounding guns. When looking at state data, Levine and McKnight found that the states with the biggest spikes in gun sales also saw the highest spikes in accidental death rates. (more...)
Local man heads to California to assist with wildfire relief Local man heads to California to assist with wildfire relief
- December 08, 2017

On the Red Cross aid, six volunteers from Hawaii will be deploying, including the one from Molokai, identified as Lester Keanini. The nonprofit Red Cross is working alongside partners to provide shelter, food and comfort for people forced to leave their homes with little notice because of the wildfires. (more...)
Fonterra's Farmgate Milk Price falls, revenue rises Fonterra's Farmgate Milk Price falls, revenue rises
- December 08, 2017

Meanwhile, a decline in the NZ dollar since Fonterra's last update of its milk price, which is supportive of exporters, may not flow through fully until the following season, he said. Sales volumes were down 20 percent and the gross margin, of 16.7 percent, was also lower. The lower gross margin was in line with the second half of previous year. (more...)
Ashes: All-rounder Mitchell Marsh back in Australian squad for third Test Ashes: All-rounder Mitchell Marsh back in Australian squad for third Test
- December 08, 2017

But after a strong display with the bat in Sheffield Sydney last month, the Western Australian captain received a call back in the squad for the third Test at Perth. "But having said that, he's not allowed to bat at six because of his average". That's all part of playing Test match cricket, playing cricket at the highest level. (more...)
Celgene (CELG) Rating Lowered to C+ at TheStreet
- December 08, 2017

Crispr Therapeutics AG ( NASDAQ:CRSP ) traded up $0.01 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $18.53. About 9.07 million shares traded. América Móvil, S.A.B.de C.V. CELG's SI was 8.92M shares in December as released by FINRA. Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.21, from 1.13 in 2017Q1. CELG's See remarks Curran Terrie Sell 1727 shares of the company at a price of $143.89 on 2017-09-25. (more...)
United States trade group finds Canadian softwood hurts American market United States trade group finds Canadian softwood hurts American market
- December 08, 2017

The United States International Trade Commission has found the importing of Canadian softwood lumber has hurt the US market. The US is set to maintain tariffs on certain Canadian lumber imports after its trade commission found goods were being sold in the US below cost. (more...)
Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY) - Technical Look
- December 08, 2017

Taking a broader look at the analyst consensus, according to 9 analysts Array Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ: ARRY)'s price will reach at $15.56 during 52 weeks. Redmile Group Llc, which manages about $1.27B and $1.64 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Xencor Inc (NASDAQ:XNCR) by 405,032 shares to 1.19M shares, valued at $25.07 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. (more...)
Health officials: Time to get your flu shot Health officials: Time to get your flu shot
- December 07, 2017

Dawar said. "What we do know is that the more people who get the vaccine, the fewer people get sick, the milder the flu season is for everyone", said Dr. If you're 65 or older, there are two vaccine options created to boost immune response. People taking medication for hepatitis C or undergoing interferon therapy should not worry that the flu vaccine will affect their treatment, Lee said, adding that they should get vaccinated as soon as possible for protection against the flu. (more...)
National Football League to consider college-like targeting rule National Football League to consider college-like targeting rule
- December 07, 2017

As we've seen around the college football world, there's definitely subjectivity used in determing whether a player should be ejected for targeting. "I would rather that rule stay in the colleges then come up here and start messing up our game". (more...)
An eight-month-pregnant woman gang-raped by soldiers after they decapitated her son in front of her An eight-month-pregnant woman gang-raped by soldiers after they decapitated her son in front of her
- December 07, 2017

Following a special session of the UN Human Rights Council , the nations overwhelmingly voted in favour of a resolution expressing grave concern over widespread abuses committed against the largely Muslim minority. Earlier, the state Department threatened to impose sanctions against Myanmar for violations of the rights of the Muslim Rohingya. Marzuki Darusman , head of an independent global fact-finding mission on Myanmar, said by video from Malaysia: "We will go where the evidence leads ... (more...)
Delhi-NCR air quality back to 'hazardous' category Delhi-NCR air quality back to 'hazardous' category
- December 07, 2017

According to scientists and meteorologists, high relative humidity and low wind speed spiked pollution levels in the city. According to data from CPCB's air lab, mixing height, which was 527 metres in the last week of November, has dropped to 309 while wind speed has come down from 2.1 metres/second to 1 metre/sec. (more...)
Has $396.58 Million Position in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV)
- December 07, 2017

Fincl Group, a Ohio-based fund reported 220,000 shares. The stock decreased 1.32% or $0.97 during the last trading session, reaching $72.43. About 226,159 shares traded. Texas-based Fruth Investment Mngmt has invested 1.26% in AbbVie Inc. Shamrock Asset Management Limited Liability Corp invested in 0.1% or 2,301 shares. (more...)
Analyst Recommendations And Revisions: Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc. (HPP)
- December 07, 2017

As per Monday, November 7, the company rating was upgraded by Mizuho. If the $32.26 price target is reached, the company will be worth $320.76M less. The rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to "Equal-Weight" on Thursday, May 12. Royal Bankshares Of Canada holds 0% or 173,448 shares. Howard Cap stated it has 351,594 shares or 1.89% of all its holdings. Credit Agricole S A invested in 0.14% or 971,200 shares. (more...)
Kano reception overwhelming - President Buhari Kano reception overwhelming - President Buhari
- December 07, 2017

Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday granted amnesty to 500 inmates who were detained at the Kano State Central Prison. Buhari pledged that prison reforms and decongestion would continue to receive prompt attention from his administration. (more...)