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FDA changes label safety requirements on prescription opioid, cough medicines FDA changes label safety requirements on prescription opioid, cough medicines
- January 13, 2018

The changes in the labeling requirements were decided upon after extensive research on the topic and the safety risks, including advice from experts, said the release from the FDA . Gottlieb said in a statement in August that the FDA would be meeting with the Pediatric Advisory Committee to further evaluate the use of prescription opioid products containing hydrocodone or codeine to treat cough in children. (more...)
Q3 Sentiment Bank Of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) Q3 Sentiment Bank Of America Corp (NYSE:BAC)
- January 13, 2018

The company has market cap of $3.36 billion. Bank of America ( NYSE : BAC ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October 13th. About 38.13M shares traded. The firm has " rating by Deutsche Bank given on Tuesday, March 29. Wells Fargo maintained Bank of America Corporation ( NYSE : BAC ) on Thursday, August 10 with "Outperform" rating. (more...)
Raw meat danger to pets and owners Raw meat danger to pets and owners
- January 13, 2018

As well, four products (11 per cent) also contained the parasite Sarcocystis cruzi, while another four was found to have Sarcocystis tenella. "Despite the relatively low sample size of frozen products in our study, it is clear that commercial RMBDs may be contaminated with a variety of zoonotic bacterial and parasitic pathogens that may be a possible source of bacterial infections in pet animals and if transmitted pose a risk for human beings", researchers said. (more...)
What's in Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (RHP) After Achieving 52-Week High?
- January 13, 2018

Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) has risen 29.01% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.17% the S&P500. Linscomb & Williams Inc decreased its stake in Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM) by 1.78% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
OxFORD Asset Management LLP Raises Stake in Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd (AEM)
- January 12, 2018

Investors of record on Friday, December 1st were given a dividend of $0.11 per share. OxFORD Asset Management LLP grew its holdings in Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd (NYSE: AEM ) (TSE:AEM) by 102.5% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. (more...)
President Trump Endorses Earmarks to Aid Legislative Negotiations President Trump Endorses Earmarks to Aid Legislative Negotiations
- January 12, 2018

But some Republican lawmakers have been working behind the scenes since previous year to revive earmarks. Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., did not seem sympathetic when asked about earmarks Tuesday. At their height, earmarks accounted for perhaps 1 percent of all federal spending, but the small dollar amount was overshadowed by some major stinkers. (more...)
Keane linked to Stoke switch along with O'Neill Keane linked to Stoke switch along with O'Neill
- January 12, 2018

There is still the possibility it could be a short-term deal, however, since they are also interested in former Watford boss Quique Sanchez Flores. It is understood that O'Neill is open to the possibility of returning to club management. Still, it would be a surprise if the manager didn't keep Delaney informed of yesterday's developments. "I can't think of any other Association that would allow their manager to stall in this way", Dunphy told News At One on RTÉ Radio 1. (more...)
Bone-chilling cold freezes US East Coast in wake of 'bomb cyclone' Bone-chilling cold freezes US East Coast in wake of 'bomb cyclone'
- January 12, 2018

Both Philadelphia and NY were shivering at -13C, with wind chills of minus 23C in Philadelphia and minus 22C in NY. The extreme weather caused travel chaos and led to the cancellation of thousands of flights. The flooding sent large trash containers floating down Boston streets, forced the shutdown of a subway station as water cascaded down the steps and prompted rescues of people trapped in cars and homes by rapidly rising waters in several MA communities. (more...)
NRI held for molesting United States national NRI held for molesting United States national
- January 12, 2018

After her return from Jaipur, she complained against Kharbanda to the Chanakyapuri police station. On January 8, the two had drinks. The arrested Google techie has been identified as Anmol Singh Kharbanda. "This matter is now under police investigation.Safety and security of our guests and associates is paramount", the hotel spokesperson was quoted by HT as saying. (more...)
Kenyan leader set to attend S/African ruling party birthday bash Kenyan leader set to attend S/African ruling party birthday bash
- January 12, 2018

President Uhuru Kenyatta and his South African counterpart Jacob Zuma have expressed mutual desire to strengthen relations between their host countries for the benefit of their nations and peoples. President Kenyatta also explained that he would "participate in the African National Congress (South Africa's ruling party) 106 birthday celebrations" on Saturday at East London's Buffalo City Stadium in the Eastern Cape. (more...)
0-magnitude natural disaster hits central Myanmar 0-magnitude natural disaster hits central Myanmar
- January 12, 2018

No damages or casualties have been reported in a moderate natural disaster of 6.0 magnitude which struck Myanmar's Bago region in the earlier hours on Friday, said a release of the Ministry of Electricity and Energy. (more...)
What Katrina Kaif's Tiger Zinda Hai Director Commented On Her Training Video What Katrina Kaif's Tiger Zinda Hai Director Commented On Her Training Video
- January 12, 2018

Salman Khan's Tiger Zinda Hai has become a huge hit at the box office. "It has crossed Rs 280 crores as of now". On its first day itself, it had earned Rs 34.10 crore and proceeded to mark the highest single-day earning of any Salman Khan movie on Sunday with Rs 45.53 crore. (more...)
Do young users of noncigarette tobacco products progress to conventional cigarettes? Do young users of noncigarette tobacco products progress to conventional cigarettes?
- January 12, 2018

Others have focused on specific categories like e-cigarettes. "Any use of e-cigarettes, hookah, non-cigarette combustible tobacco, or smokeless tobacco was independently associated with cigarette smoking one year later", the authors write . (more...)
Funding CHIP for 10 years would actually save $6 billion: CBO Funding CHIP for 10 years would actually save $6 billion: CBO
- January 12, 2018

After funding expired September 30, Congress in December authorized a short-term patch of $2.85 billion for the program through March, though it's unclear how long those funds will last. The News Journal is looking to speak with families who are dependent on CHIP for their child's health care. Some states will reach the bottom of their CHIP funding before March, according to an analysis published Wednesday by Kaiser, which said that before the funding extension 18 states estimated they would ... (more...)
World Health Organization approves typhoid vaccine made by Indian company World Health Organization approves typhoid vaccine made by Indian company
- January 12, 2018

Typbar TCV, which got its license for clinical trials after 12 years of research in 2013, is of acceptable standards of quality, safety and efficacy, stated WHO. John Robbins, who in 1999 trusted the team to deliver the promise of vaccines against typhoid fever. In October 2017, the Coalition joined forces with the Typhoid Vaccine Acceleration Consortium (TyVAC) to take on typhoid. (more...)
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Hyderabad lose a controversial game Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Hyderabad lose a controversial game
- January 12, 2018

Gowtham 57, Ravi Kiran 2/33, Mohammed Siraj 1/41, Mehdi Hasan 1/37) bt Hyderabad 203/9 in 20 overs ( Akshath Reddy 70, Tanmay Agarwal 38, Bavanaka Sandeep 34, Stuart Binny 3/29, R. The over included two run outs and a wicket of the last ball when Hyderabad needed three runs to win. In the second match of the day, Baroda defeated Saurashtra by 8 wickets to bag four points. (more...)
Vetr Upgrades QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) to "Strong-Buy"
- January 12, 2018

QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM ) has risen 9.31% since January 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. Timber Creek Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Capital One Finl Corp Com (COF) by 7.92% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
A Study Has Linked Ibruprofen To Male Infertility, But Don't Freak Out A Study Has Linked Ibruprofen To Male Infertility, But Don't Freak Out
- January 12, 2018

The condition develops when the body has to boost testosterone levels because normal production has fallen. "Our immediate concern is for the fertility of men who use these drugs for a long time", co-author David Møbjerg Kristensen at the University of Copenhagen, said. (more...)
Transgender woman to grace German Playboy cover for the first time Transgender woman to grace German Playboy cover for the first time
- January 12, 2018

Accompanying the image of her posing topless, she wrote: "My dears I'm on the latest Playboy cover and very proud of the result. I hope you like the cover as much as I do". US Playboy featured its first ever openly transgender playmate earlier in November. In an interview with NBC News following Sampaio's history making magazine cover, Nick Adams of LGBTQ advocacy group GLAAD, said seeing trans people appear in media around the world creates an awareness and visibility that "is ... (more...)
(CCC) Position Raised by Dimensional Fund Advisors LP
- January 12, 2018

It has outperformed by 18.44% the S&P500. Van Eck Associates Corp decreased Calgon Carbon Corp (CCC) stake by 47.71% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The stock of Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE:CCC) earned "Buy" rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, September 11. The stock has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, September 30. (more...)
National Championship thriller scores big ratings for ESPN National Championship thriller scores big ratings for ESPN
- January 12, 2018

You might still get a Power 5 conference victor - Pac-12, anybody? - that's not as good as the third or fourth best team from another conference, but the debate would still be a lot of fun. When you're Alabama, you have the option of replacing your four-star quarterback for a five-star quarterback . "I just didn't feel we could run the ball well enough", Saban said when it was over, "and I thought Tua would give us a better chance and a spark, which he certainly did". (more...)
Brightline sets maiden train run between West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale Brightline sets maiden train run between West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale
- January 12, 2018

Introductory service will include trips between 6 a.m. and 11 p.m. The "Try Our Train " fares are $10 per segment for basic service and $15 for Select service with larger seats and more amenities. Brightline released introductory rates, starting at $10 per segment, for trips between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach. "Our team will continue to ramp up operations as we prepare to fully launch this transformative new infrastructure asset for South Florida". (more...)
Nokia 1 hands-on images leak Nokia 1 hands-on images leak
- January 12, 2018

As per the latest reports , Nokia 1 is all set to be a part of Google's Android Go program and is expected to be launched in March 2018. A user that goes by the name syzlhdl has posted two images on Baidu allegedly of Nokia 1 which show the device's back panels with Nokia branding in the centre and camera and LED flash placed above that. (more...)
PC market shows small signs of life as Q4 worldwide shipments grow PC market shows small signs of life as Q4 worldwide shipments grow
- January 12, 2018

Both firms were also optimistic about the PC market, despite more quarters and years in the red than in the black. "There was only a moderate shipment decline in EMEA", said Mikako Kitagawa, principal analyst at Gartner. However, the USA market witnessed a steep decline as consumers were seen preferring new "popular products, such as voice-enabled speakers, and newly released smartphones" over PCs during the holiday season, per Kitagawa. (more...)
(PM) Shares Sold by Deprince Race & Zollo Inc
- January 12, 2018

The company's stock had a trading volume of 3,939,100 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,396,400. About 200,962 shares traded. Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) has risen 11.28% since January 11, 2017 and is uptrending. Crawford Counsel has invested 1.58% of its portfolio in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) or 3,407 shares. (NYSE:PM). 672 are held by Td Ltd. (more...)
Red Cross needs donors to ease shortage Red Cross needs donors to ease shortage
- January 12, 2018

Every two seconds, someone in the US needs blood. The blood center only carries a two-day supply of O-negative blood, a crucial and rare blood type that is compatible with any patient, and is in need of platelet donors. In order to give blood, donors must complete a brief health history to check vitals and assure they don't have any restrictions due to medications, travel, lifestyle or other concerns, Edsall said. (more...)
Alachua County's graduation rate increases for 2017
- January 12, 2018

Graduation rates for black or African American students, Hispanic students, students with disabilities and economically disadvantaged students have steadily increased in the past five years. But compared to the rest of the nation, Florida students continue to lag behind. Orange County's rate was 84.7 percent, up from 81.3 percent the prior year. (more...)
Puerto Rico representatives thank Scott for Hurricane Maria aid Puerto Rico representatives thank Scott for Hurricane Maria aid
- January 12, 2018

Some hospitals scrambled to buy frozen products that would need to be thawed out before use. McMillian said the storm "interrupted our normal supply chain" for saline and dextrose IV fluids, as well as for amino acids. In addition, some manufacturers have reported increased production capacity at their plants in Puerto Rico as the situation improves. The Puerto Rican Heritage Society said that they're looking to faith following Hurricane Maria. (more...)
Blackhawks betting favorites hosting Wild on Wednesday Night Blackhawks betting favorites hosting Wild on Wednesday Night
- January 12, 2018

The Wild were outshot 14-5 in the first period - and lucky to trail just 1-0. "But now we've had to - and the Blackhawks have had to - go in December and say hey, whoa, if we don't start winning and playing our best hockey now, we're going to be left by the wayside". (more...)
Canine flu exists and has infected two dogs in Ontario Canine flu exists and has infected two dogs in Ontario
- January 12, 2018

According to reports , it is in 46 states. That's more likely in dogs that already have other diseases: "respiratory disease, heart disease or other things that make them more likely to get a serious illness", he said. The virus had the ability to spread so quickly that it was declared a pandemic in 2009. The health unit news release said there is no known risk to humans with regard to canine influenza although the risk of mixing the canine virus with human seasonal influenza viruses "is ... (more...)