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Proposal Would Ban Youth Tackle Football in IL To Reduce Brain Injuries Proposal Would Ban Youth Tackle Football in IL To Reduce Brain Injuries
- January 26, 2018

In a study a year ago, researchers found that 99 percent of the brains donated by families of former National Football League players showed signs of the neurodegenerative disease, The Washington Post reported. The 68-year-old told NBC-5 last year he has experienced depression, anxiety, memory loss and bouts of rage - all of which are symptoms of CTE. He said that while he knows the disorder will eventually kill him, he wants to do everything he can to make the sport safer. (more...)
Lawyer Walks Back Trump's Mueller Interview Offer: He 'Spoke Hurriedly' Lawyer Walks Back Trump's Mueller Interview Offer: He 'Spoke Hurriedly'
- January 26, 2018

If Mueller ultimately does not find collusion or obstruction charges against Trump, Democrats will cry foul, pointing to the Comey firing as obvious evidence. His lawyers are working out the rules of his testimony with Mueller's team, he said. The darker version, Hennessey said, is that the Trump campaign was "infiltrated" with people like Manafort who have associations and financial ties to a foreign power and, further, the Trump Organization had financial ties to Russian Federation. (more...)
Thousands of FBI-issued phones had glitch that failed to save texts Thousands of FBI-issued phones had glitch that failed to save texts
- January 26, 2018

That text stands alone in the series of messages obtained by ABC News - with no apparent tie to other messages sent before or after it. President Trump has focused on the missing messages, and seemed to mock the blame placed on Samsung, although he has repeatedly given an incorrect figure for the missing texts. (more...)
Esperion Therapeutics Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NASDAQ:ESPR)
- January 26, 2018

It has underperformed by 8.64% the S&P500. Endurance Wealth Management Inc increased Vanguard Health Care Index Fund (VHT) stake by 10,600 shares to 31,550 valued at $4.80 million in 2017Q3. Ratings analysis reveals 61% of Esperion Therapeutics's analysts are positive. On Monday, August 10 the stock rating was upgraded by Needham to "Buy". (more...)
Rising Seine waters flood Paris Rising Seine waters flood Paris
- January 26, 2018

On Tuesday, during Paris's annual spring fashion show, the river Seine started overspilling its banks and gushing into neighboring streets as a result of weeks of rain. If it rises as city officials expect, its maximum of 20 feet on Saturday will be similar to the level of the river's latest flood in June 2016. (more...)
Donald Trump 'looking forward' to Mueller interview - under oath Donald Trump 'looking forward' to Mueller interview - under oath
- January 26, 2018

Dershowitz, a Harvard Law professor emeritus and lifelong Democrat, responded on "America's Newsroom" to a new report of Mueller interviewing Trump cabinet members, including Attorney General Jeff Sessions . Flynn is cooperating with Mueller's probe after pleading guilty late past year to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about his contacts with a Russian ambassador. (more...)
Trump says Democrats gave him the shutdown as an anniversary 'present' Trump says Democrats gave him the shutdown as an anniversary 'present'
- January 26, 2018

In a series of tweets early on Saturday morning, the president himself said that Democrats "could have easily made a deal but chose to play Shutdown politics instead". According to United States media, however, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell does not support the option and it is unclear whether Republicans would still have the 51 votes needed to pass a spending bill. (more...)
PCB Pilot Seriously Injured in Plane Crash PCB Pilot Seriously Injured in Plane Crash
- January 26, 2018

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the Piper Lance single-engine plane, carrying four adult male passengers, was taking off from the airport, traveling north on Runway 7. The Department of Environmental Protection was notified due to a 90-gallon fuel spill. In that case, the NTSB determined that the pilot failed "to maintain the proper glidepath during final approach", causing the plane to crash into trees. (more...)
White House DACA Plan Includes Path To Citizenship For 1.8 Million 'Dreamers' White House DACA Plan Includes Path To Citizenship For 1.8 Million 'Dreamers'
- January 26, 2018

For conservatives, it's a bit of a surprise. But as President Trump has repeatedly shifted his public statements on any immigration measure, congressional leaders have been increasingly anxious for more clarification on what the White House wants from an eventual bill. (more...)
Weather forecast calling for warmer temps going into the weekend Weather forecast calling for warmer temps going into the weekend
- January 26, 2018

Monday night , the low will be around 25 with partly cloudy skies, according to the weather service. Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind 7 to 13 miles per hour. However, a reinforcing shot of cold will move into the region Sunday night , resulting in temperatures that are at or below normal Monday . (more...)
Taoiseach expects Apple tax case to take 'many years' Taoiseach expects Apple tax case to take 'many years'
- January 26, 2018

Now they've said that they don't want to do that, and I respect that - but perhaps we can negotiate something that isn't very different to that. That's been established now and we anticipate collecting the money in quarter two this year. "I would like to see the United Kingdom remain in the single market and the customs union", he said today. We're rich, although our Taoiseach is not one bit happy about it. (more...)
Two men arrested following bi-state police chase
- January 26, 2018

Louis County Sgt. Shawn McGuire said. Officers attempted to pull over the vehicle when the driver struck a marked K-9-unit head-on, backing up and striking the vehicle two more times. Louis County. Spike strips were deployed upon crossing into IL which slowed down the stolen vehicle. "The pursuit culminated shortly thereafter when the suspect vehicle became disabled in the area of Enviro Way and Dubois Trail in Wood River". (more...)
Rachel Morrison is the first ever woman nominee for best cinematography Oscar Rachel Morrison is the first ever woman nominee for best cinematography Oscar
- January 26, 2018

Blige , Best Adapted Screenplay for Dee and Virgil Williams and Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures. "It would certainly be a lot worse if nobody was representing, but I think Dee should be standing there alongside her". (more...)
Sen. Charles Schumer pulls border wall offer in new immigration push Sen. Charles Schumer pulls border wall offer in new immigration push
- January 26, 2018

McConnell laid out his pledge to the Senate, and Senate Democrats particularly, in a floor speech on Monday before the successful vote to reopen the federal government. Let's hope more people on both sides of the political aisle will take such a stand. And the kicker, going back to the Quinnipiac poll: Among those who support a DACA fix, more than half - 53% - say this past weekend's shutdown, which had effectively ended by midday Monday, was not worth it. (more...)
Callon Petroleum Company (CPE), First Data Corporation (FDC)
- January 26, 2018

The stock decreased 4.21% or $2.44 during the last trading session, reaching $55.53. During the key period of last 5 years, Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE: CPE ) sales have annually surged 9.50% on average, however its earnings per share growth remained at -18.00%. (more...)
White House proposes path to citizenship for 1.8 million people White House proposes path to citizenship for 1.8 million people
- January 26, 2018

Trump's plan, which the White House hopes will be first voted on in the Senate in early February, would require Congress to set up a $25 billion "trust fund" to build a wall on the southern border with Mexico, and invest in better protections at the northern border with Canada. (more...)
Lorde and Jack Antonoff silence heckler Lorde and Jack Antonoff silence heckler
- January 26, 2018

Then, Lorde announced that she loved and would one day perform for the people of Israel, and the concert continued without incident, according to Billboard . Lorde added: "I know that". "We've raised a shit-ton of money tonight". Lorde said in a statement that it was her "dream" to visit the city, and apologised to fans in the country who have been left disappointed by her decision. (more...)
Officials at scene of bank robbery in Canton, suspect inside with employees Officials at scene of bank robbery in Canton, suspect inside with employees
- January 26, 2018

Canton Township - Police are negotiating with a bank robber who took employees hostage at Citizens Bank in Canton Township . Video from the scene shows multiple officers and vehicles around Citizens Bank, just north of Cherry Hill Road. (more...)
Indonesian soldiers drink snake blood, smash bricks for US Defence Secretary Indonesian soldiers drink snake blood, smash bricks for US Defence Secretary
- January 26, 2018

Peacekeeping Mission in the South Sudan later this year, she said. A soldier tore apart a snake with his teeth and his comrades headbutted flaming stacks of bricks as Indonesia's special forces treated visiting United States defence secretary Jim Mattis to an unusual display on Tuesday. (more...)
Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Stryker (SYK) Share Price
- January 26, 2018

Connable Office Inc who had been investing in Stryker Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $61.56 billion market cap company. Moreover, Sei Investments has 0% invested in Astec Industries, Inc. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans reported 0.01% stake. Winch Advisory Limited Liability Corp holds 8,019 shares or 0.74% of its portfolio. (more...)
Willing to speak under oath with special counsel Willing to speak under oath with special counsel
- January 26, 2018

Mueller's investigators have indicated to the White House they are interested in questioning Trump about the ousters of both Comey and Flynn. Sessions was the first US senator to endorse Trump's candidacy and served as a campaign adviser before the Republican president appointed him as the top USA law enforcement official. (more...)
Yvonne Wamalwa - Widow of Former Vice President Kijana Wamalwa, Passes Away Yvonne Wamalwa - Widow of Former Vice President Kijana Wamalwa, Passes Away
- January 26, 2018

Meanwhile, Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed had mourned the passing on of Mrs Wamalwa. "Yvonne was a consummate diplomat, an expert negotiator, and a well-spoken, passionate patriot". The burial will take place at their home in Kitale. ANC party Musalia Mudavadi said the death took him by surprise. Her death has happened 14 years after her husband who served as Vepee under Kibaki, passed on following an undisclosed illness. (more...)
The Sanofi (NYSE:SNY) Cut to "Hold" at BidaskClub
- January 26, 2018

The stock increased 3.27% or $0.00245 during the last trading session, reaching $0.07745. About 823,283 shares traded. With all other things going on, Sanofi (NYSE: SNY ) has been on a free fall - declining -11.65 percent in just three months. (more...)
Court orders #BrianMolefe to pay back Eskom's R11m Court orders #BrianMolefe to pay back Eskom's R11m
- January 26, 2018

The court ordered that these payments should be repaid within 10 days of the order. "We fully support the calls for the prosecution of Brian Molefe and all those implicated in this mismanagement of Eskom". And in another twist, Trade Union Solidarity chief executive, Dirk Hermann, said that Solidarity will push for Molefe's criminal prosecution. "It is a sad state of affairs when high-profile South Africans have to go to court in a bid to defend corrupt activities". (more...)
Germany calls on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to discuss Turkey's military operation in Syria's Afrin Germany calls on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to discuss Turkey's military operation in Syria's Afrin
- January 26, 2018

Speaking to Sputnik Turkey, political scientists Hasan Unal and Hasan Oktay explained why it was the US's misguided policies, not Russia's efforts, which have driven Turkish-US relations to their present low point. Russia, meanwhile, appears to have allowed the Turkish air force to operate in Syrian airspace, and facilitated the Turkish incursion by withdrawing Russian forces that had been deployed in Afrin for two years. (more...)
Border police thwart attempted stabbing attack Border police thwart attempted stabbing attack
- January 26, 2018

According to them, one of the officers fired a warning shot in the air after the suspects refused to stop. The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that the two injured Palestinians are children, identified as Mohammad Farhan Mohammad, 14, and Ahmad Sa'id Zazouq, 14, from the al-Jadeeda village, south of Jenin. (more...)
Rangers announce signing of Greg Docherty Rangers announce signing of Greg Docherty
- January 26, 2018

Docherty has recorded six assists and three goals in 21 league games this season for Hamilton, who lie in ninth place in the table. "It's another bit of business for another young hungry player desperate to enhance our group", the 43-year-old told Sky Sports . (more...)
Oldest human fossils outside of Africa discovered in Israel Oldest human fossils outside of Africa discovered in Israel
- January 26, 2018

All that remains is the left half of an upper jaw, with some fragments of palate, cheekbone, and the floor of the nasal cavity still attached, along with a complete set of upper left teeth. When it's done correctly, you strike just the right spot, and the carefully shaped flake comes right off. The implications go back even further for co-author and physical anthropologist Israel Hershkovitz of Tel Aviv University in Israel, who says the find suggests our ancestors arose far earlier than ... (more...)
New England women's coach Phil Neville under fire for tweet New England women's coach Phil Neville under fire for tweet
- January 26, 2018

Sports Minister Tracey Crouch responded to the Neville tweets by stating that "sexism of any kind must not be tolerated". Having spent the majority of her career at Everton Ladies, where she played from 2003 until her retirement in 2015, Brown-Finnis shares strong ties to Merseyside with the new England Women's manager, who himself played in 300 games for the Toffees. (more...)
PDP Brags, 'Unlike APC, We Are True Coalition Of Nigerians' PDP Brags, 'Unlike APC, We Are True Coalition Of Nigerians'
- January 26, 2018

The governor made the statement in Port Harcourt when a former Governor of Jigawa, Alhaji Sule Lamido, visited to inform him of his (Lamido) intention to vie for the position of president in 2019. He should not reap where he has not sown. "We realize that some of those peddling Obasanjo's statement as the holy grail are trying to desensitize people to its impropriety by claiming that Nigerians should consider the message and not the messenger". (more...)

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