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Alcohol Use And Abuse Spiking In US, Study Says Alcohol Use And Abuse Spiking In US, Study Says
- August 11, 2017

Sponsored by a federal agency for alcohol research, the results suggest that the country is in the midst of a "public health crisis" according to the researchers. The researchers also found that deaths from alcohol-related cirrhosis increased substantially between 2009 and 2013 for the first time since the 1970s. (more...)
Highland Capital Management LLC Buys New Position in Public Storage
- August 11, 2017

Several other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. CENTRAL TRUST Co increased its stake in shares of Public Storage by 41.3% in the second quarter. If you are reading this report on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of US and global trademark & copyright legislation. (more...)
Investors Sell Akorn, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKRX) on Strength (NASDAQ:AKRX)
- August 11, 2017

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.26 and $0.22 respectively. The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $33.36. A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. State Treasurer State of MI raised its position in Akorn by 0.3% in the first quarter. (more...)
Long, Houston Out for Bears vs. Broncos Long, Houston Out for Bears vs. Broncos
- August 11, 2017

Both continue to battle for the Broncos starting quarterback spot. Kyle Sloter , an undrafted free agent out of Northern Colorado, was added to the Broncos' roster for camp competition and depth, but proved he could be much more in Chicago . (more...)
Obesity Balloons Alert: FDA Finds 5 Deaths Within a Month Obesity Balloons Alert: FDA Finds 5 Deaths Within a Month
- August 11, 2017

The FDA says it can't confirm the devices are responsible for the deaths. Intragastric balloons, made by Apollo Endosurgery (NSDQ: APEN ) and ReShape Medical , are used to treat obesity . Apollo Endo-Surgery said, per NBC News , that global sales of gastric balloons were estimated to total about $120 million in 2015, driven by broad use in Brazil, Mexico and Europe, and the death reports came from all around the world, and did not necessarily include USA patients. (more...)
Disney to launch streaming service Disney to launch streaming service
- August 11, 2017

Disney said it would end its agreement to release new titles for streaming on Netflix , starting with movies released in 2019. Disney's streaming service will be built off technology from BAMTech, the MLB-founded video streaming platform. (more...)
Mom Sues Hospital for $8.6M After Suffocating Her Newborn Mom Sues Hospital for $8.6M After Suffocating Her Newborn
- August 11, 2017

According to TIME , Portland Adventist Medical Center spokeswoman Kristi Spurgeon Johnson said she could not comment on the allegations or lawsuit until the hospital had reviewed to matter. Unless of course, Thompson wasn't on the narcotics and sedatives she claimed she was or the hospital egregiously erred by allowing her to breastfeed under the influence in the first place? When doctors performed CPR on Jacob, they allegedly broke his ribs which "can cause substantial pain". (more...)
DA confirms bird flu outbreak in Pampanga DA confirms bird flu outbreak in Pampanga
- August 11, 2017

Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol confirmed this development yesterday night to reporters but requested it to be embargoed until 12 noon today as the agency geared for preventive and safety measures. On the other hand, the number of free-range birds that would be killed could reach a million, Piñol said. Six farms in Barangays San Carlos and Santa Rita in San Luis, Pampanga were affected by the outbreak, Piñol said. (more...)
New study reveals the best time of day to have sex New study reveals the best time of day to have sex
- August 11, 2017

New research has revealed the best time for getting it on. The survey, conducted by Forza Supplements , asked 1,000 participants what they thought was the best time to have sex, as well as conduct other activities, such as exercising, eating, drinking, and sleeping. (more...)
Trump Hotel DC Has Profited Nearly $2 Million This Year Trump Hotel DC Has Profited Nearly $2 Million This Year
- August 11, 2017

Despite predicting a $2.1 million loss in the four months after it opened, The Trump International Hotel made a $1.97 profit according to a report from The Washington Post . The only divisions of the hotel that didn't churn a profit were retail, parking, and the Spa by Ivanka Trump. Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter, led the development of the project as a Trump Organization executive before resigning to join the White House. (more...)
Boston Celtics to travel to London for regular-season game against 76ers Boston Celtics to travel to London for regular-season game against 76ers
- August 11, 2017

Over the years, the Celtics have also participated in eight worldwide exhibition games in Madrid, Rome, London, Istanbul and Milan. The 76ers will be playing their second game in the United Kingdom and first in London, having previously played a pre-season match in Manchester against Oklahoma City Thunder in 2013. (more...)
Downside risks to growth, inflation to undershoot : Economic Survey Downside risks to growth, inflation to undershoot : Economic Survey
- August 11, 2017

Drafted by Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian , the survey highlighted that the Budget for 2017-18 introduced a number of procedural reforms, including: the integration of the Railway Budget with the Union Budget; advancing of the date of the Union Budget to February 1, nearly by a month; elimination of the classification of expenditure into "plan" and "non-plan"; and, restructuring of the Medium Term Expenditure Framework Statement with projected expenditures ( revenue and capital) ... (more...)
Trexquant Investment LP Increases Position in WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) Trexquant Investment LP Increases Position in WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX)
- August 11, 2017

Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI raised its position in WPX Energy by 14.1% in the first quarter. Healthways Inc now has $1.48 billion valuation. (NYSE:WPX) by 69.7% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. Scotiabank reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $20.00 price objective on shares of WPX Energy in a report on Tuesday, June 13th. (more...)
Analyst Buzz: Eaton Corporation plc (ETN) Analyst Buzz: Eaton Corporation plc (ETN)
- August 11, 2017

It has underperformed by 1.85% the S&P500. The hedge fund run by Ed Beddow held 645,896 shares of the precious metals company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $6.91 million, up from 613,955 at the end of the previous reported quarter. 804.47 million shares or 1.08% more from 795.86 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. MA boosted its stake in Eaton Corporation, PLC by 1.8% in the first quarter. (more...)
Century-Old Fruit Cake Found in Antarctic Hut Century-Old Fruit Cake Found in Antarctic Hut
- August 11, 2017

The delicacy, made by British cake makers Huntley and Palmers, was still wrapped in paper and encased in the remains of a tin-plated iron alloy tin, the researchers at the Antarctic Heritage Trust in Christchurch said in a statement on Thursday. (more...)
Air quality outlook good to moderate today Air quality outlook good to moderate today
- August 11, 2017

Tonight the winds are forecasted to switch to the west-northwest and northwest, which may bring smoke back into the Klamath Basin, Chiloquin and Fort Klamath areas from the Spruce Lake, Blanket Creek and Flounce fires. Consider moving activities indoors or rescheduling. "Smoke concentrations very during the day depending on fire activity and weather conditions", reads the release. (more...)
Trump to North Korea: Be very, very nervous Trump to North Korea: Be very, very nervous
- August 11, 2017

In their call , Trump emphasized he would continue to push for repeal and suggested McConnell do the same, the Times said. Trump accused his predecessors of failing to effectively address the North Korean headache and that it was time a president "stuck up for the country", CNN reported . (more...)
FHP official told troopers to write more tickets, newspaper says FHP official told troopers to write more tickets, newspaper says
- August 11, 2017

Rick Scott, "which has also increased your overtime rate". Troopers received a five percent pay raise this year with the beginning of the current budget year on July 1. Colonel Michael Thomas in a statement. "A quota is a quota, and unfortunately this memo sounds like a quota", said Matt Puckett from the PBA. "No ifs, ands or buts", William Smith said. (more...)
State observes National Deworming Day State observes National Deworming Day
- August 11, 2017

National Deworming Day is usually organised twice in a year, covering all the children from 1-19 years of age. In his keynote address, Director (FW) in-charge, Dr. "The programme should be extended and greater emphasis should be laid on such infections so that deworming can help to improve health, nutrition level and overall cognitive development of children", the official said. (more...)
Nextflix's Stocks Sink By 4% As Disney Pulls Out Its Movies Nextflix's Stocks Sink By 4% As Disney Pulls Out Its Movies
- August 11, 2017

Further, because of this, Netflix plummeted to more than 5 percent. Guess we'll have to see how it pans out. The Walt Disney Co . has finally given in to the streaming shift that has completely altered the media landscape in the last few years and battered the company's world-wide leader in sports programming, ESPN . (more...)
Korea to halt all provocations, says door for dialogue still open Korea to halt all provocations, says door for dialogue still open
- August 11, 2017

North Korea announced the plans in reaction to Trump's comments on Tuesday that any threats by Pyongyang would be "met with fire and fury like the world has never seen", remarks that KCNA called "a load of nonsense". The tiny American territory of Guam feels a strong sense of patriotism and confidence in the American military, which has an enormous presence on the Pacific island. (more...)
Marriage annulment: SC asks Kerala police to share probe details with NIA Marriage annulment: SC asks Kerala police to share probe details with NIA
- August 11, 2017

The notice was issued by a bench of Chief Justices including JS Khehar, Justices AK Goel and DY Chandrachud. We only want them to have the case records so that they will give us a complete picture. Jahan, who had married the woman in December previous year, moved the top court after the HC scrapped his marriage saying that it was an insult to the independence of women in the country. (more...)
Advocates to call for action following federal climate change report Advocates to call for action following federal climate change report
- August 11, 2017

That premise suggests that the Trump administration is stifling a damaging draft report - part of the congressionally mandated National Climate Assessment - with dire warnings about climate change. Average annual rainfall has increased by about 4 percent since 1901 in the US. The East will get wetter, and the Southwest drier. This is a big reason why the Times has lost so much of its former journalistic prestige and public esteem: It seems to have become a party organ for the progressive ... (more...)
OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:OB) Position Maintained by Eastern Bank
- August 11, 2017

White Mountains Insurance Group ( WTM ) traded up 0.98% during trading on Thursday, hitting $852.58. The stock's market capitalization is 1.73B, it has a 52-week low of 13.63 and a 52-week high of 18.48. The value of the company's investment in White Mountains Insurance Group went from $1,319,000 to $1,102,000 decreasing 16.5% quarter to quarter. If you are accessing this news story on another website, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and global trademark & ... (more...)
Meet the 7 New Characters Joining 13 Reasons Why Season 2 Meet the 7 New Characters Joining 13 Reasons Why Season 2
- August 11, 2017

Anne Winters will play Chloe, the new head cheerleader and "it girl" at Liberty High. Mischievous Cyrus (Bryce Cass ) may cause trouble in the lives of Clay and his peers. "I think people will also be surprised by where he ends up, because I'm also trying to figure it out myself right now". Seven new actors - all relatively unknown to United Kingdom audiences - will join the original cast, who are all returning, including Katherine Langford's now-deceased Hannah Baker, and Dylan ... (more...)
FBI Searches Office of Rep. Duncan Hunter FBI Searches Office of Rep. Duncan Hunter
- August 11, 2017

Jason Torchinsky, an attorney for Election CFO, said Wednesday that the firm's offices in Alexandria, Virginia, were searched on February 23. "Neither Election CFO nor any of its employees have reason to believe that they are subjects of any investigation". (more...)
Bartolo Colon does it again as Twins beat Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 Bartolo Colon does it again as Twins beat Milwaukee Brewers 4-0
- August 11, 2017

Kennys Vargas spent one day with the Minnesota Twins in his latest stint, as the club announced Thursday morning that the first baseman/designated hitter has been sent back to Triple-A Rochester following the previous night's game. Vargas had been recalled on Wednesday when Minnesota put left-hander Adalberto Mejia on the disabled list. Polanco added an infield hit to reach base for the 10th time in 11 plate appearances and improve to 12 for 22 (.545) at that point for the month. (more...)
Vessel Aground in St Marys River Vessel Aground in St Marys River
- August 11, 2017

Coast Guard said in a news release. The vessel departed the Essar Steel dock in Sault Ste. The St. Marys River is closed to commercial vessels from the Soo Locks to Six Mile Point. The Coast Guard did two aerial checks Thursday, flying over the Calumet with an MH-60 helicopter from Air Station Traverse City, and a second flight by the Coast Guard's Auxiliary Air Patrol. (more...)
Yellow weather warning issued for London as heavy rain moves south Yellow weather warning issued for London as heavy rain moves south
- August 11, 2017

More than three inches of rain could drench parts of southern England with heavy downpours predicted for much of Wednesday . "An area of heavy rain will sink slowly southwards across the east and south east of England during Wednesday", a Met Office forecaster said. (more...)
Noble Energy Inc. (NBL) Price Target Raised to $32.00 at Barclays PLC Noble Energy Inc. (NBL) Price Target Raised to $32.00 at Barclays PLC
- August 11, 2017

The stock decreased 0.59% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $25.39. The stock ended last trade at $38.33 a share and the price is up more than -4.46% so far this year. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Buy" rating and $43 target in Monday, May 29 report. On Tuesday, June 7 the stock rating was upgraded by Seaport Global to "Buy". (more...)