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Day-Night Test to make Caribbean debut Day-Night Test to make Caribbean debut
- February 07, 2018

Sri Lanka are scheduled to tour the islands in the month of June for a three-match Test series. Sri Lanka - who declared at a colossal 713 for nine in their first and only innings - criticised the pitch after the match. During 2008-tour, SL got their first Test victory in the Caribbean. The decider starts Thursday in Dhaka's Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium and follows a controversial drawn first Test in Chittagong that drew censure from cricket's governing body. (more...)
NYC boy dies after saving pal who fell through frozen pond NYC boy dies after saving pal who fell through frozen pond
- February 07, 2018

The New York City Fire Department since released a safety warning to Twitter warning parents about the unsafe conditions of lakes and ponds during winter. The 12-year-old, who lives nearby, rushed to his apartment to get help, but Anthony was submerged for about a half-hour, police and FDNY sources said. (more...)
Has $28.91 Million Holdings in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV)
- February 07, 2018

Comerica Securities Inc. grew its holdings in AbbVie by 832.7% during the 1st quarter. The stock increased 0.65% or $0.98 during the last trading session, reaching $151.15. More interesting news about AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV). Kornitzer Capital Mngmt Ks has 0.03% invested in AbbVie Inc. Bridgeway Cap Mgmt Inc stated it has 0.01% in Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc. (more...)
Pink Singing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl Pink Singing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl
- February 07, 2018

Trump, a longtime sports fan and backer of the returning champion New England Patriots , who are facing off against the Philadelphia Eagles in Minneapolis, has railed against players taking a knee during the national anthem , which was started by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. (more...)
National Weather Service issues Winter Weather Advisory extended south into Springfield
- February 07, 2018

More snow is expected for the Chicago area Monday afternoon, bringing up to six more inches of snowfall and making for a potentially slippery evening commute. Heavy snow is possible. The overnight low will drop to around 3 degrees and wind chill factors will be well below zero. Thursday: Sunny with a high near 56. (more...)
Budget 2018: Govt outlines measures to boost agriculture, rural economy Budget 2018: Govt outlines measures to boost agriculture, rural economy
- February 07, 2018

In a statement, the agricultural scientist suggested that if price in the market drops below the MSP , the government should purchase either at MSP or work to provide the MSP through an alternate mechanism. "We would also take further steps for the overall upliftment of the rural economy". Referring to 86% farmers in India who Jaitley described as small and marginal, he said efforts will be made to link them to markets to get adequate remuneration for their produce. (more...)
Were Analysts Bullish Safestore Holdings plc (LON:SAFE) This Week?
- February 07, 2018

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, December 17 by Numis Securities. Peel Hunt maintained the shares of TTG in report on Wednesday, April 5 with "Buy" rating. Hightower Advsrs Limited Liability Corp stated it has 1.74 million shares. Convergence Prtnrs Ltd Liability Corp reported 91,902 shares. Granite Limited Liability Corporation reported 52,355 shares. (more...)
Right Before the Super Bowl, President Trump Drops an Official Statement
- February 07, 2018

Immediately following a performance of "America the Beautiful" by Leslie Odom Jr.at the 2018 Super Bowl tonight , Pink took the field to deliver the national anthem . Before football fans sat down to watch Sunday's epic match-up between the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles at Super Bowl LII , Melania Trump was showing off her team spirit with a fabulously fitting look. (more...)
ME woman says she found a dead lizard in store-bought lettuce ME woman says she found a dead lizard in store-bought lettuce
- February 07, 2018

Carr bought the store-brand lettuce from a Shaw's supermarket in Portsmouth, New Hampshire on January 26, but the product was distributed by a company in California . Apart from the disgust, the mum said she now fears for her health. She said she is concerned about a wider-public health issue with several recalls of romaine lettuce for various bacteria concerns, including E. (more...)
HIV prevention drug Truvada receives funding HIV prevention drug Truvada receives funding
- February 07, 2018

Truvada is already funded for treating people infected with HIV. PrEP consists of two drugs - emtricitabine and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate. She said that even though condoms are free by prescription and are highly effective, HIV infection rates are still rising in New Zealand. (more...)
Wall Street set for further losses after historic drop Wall Street set for further losses after historic drop
- February 07, 2018

X The Dow Jones industrial average opened down 2.2%. The Dow was down more than 1,500 points at one point on February 5, 2018. The slump began Friday as investors anxious that higher inflation and interest rates could derail the long-running rally. (more...)
Super Bowl ratings fall from last year's broadcast Super Bowl ratings fall from last year's broadcast
- February 07, 2018

But whether folks were tuning in to NBC last night to catch the first glimpse of the upcoming Han Solo movie or to watch the New England Patriots take on the Philadelphia Eagles , they certainly weren't doing so as much as the National Football League was hoping. (more...)
Flu kills child in Maryland, health officials say Flu kills child in Maryland, health officials say
- February 07, 2018

As of the end of last week, the number of confirmed influenza cases was higher than in any other year, in the past nine years, according to health department figures. Those who are sick with the flu are generally contagious beginning one day before their symptoms begin and for approximately one week after their symptoms began. (more...)
Formula 1 brings in 'grid kids' scheme to replace girls Formula 1 brings in 'grid kids' scheme to replace girls
- February 06, 2018

Formula One Managing Director of Commercial Operations Sean Bratches , who made the announcement that the "Grid Girls" would not be returning to the sport in the 2018 season and beyond, stated the following about the " Grid Kids ", according to ESPN . (more...)
Pence arrives in Japan to meet with Abe over N. Korea Pence arrives in Japan to meet with Abe over N. Korea
- February 06, 2018

He has been the president of North Korea's rubber-stamp parliament, the Supreme People's Assembly, since 1998. Speculation about who could lead the delegation had been rife in the South for weeks, with some analysts pointing to Choe Ryong-Hae, who is the vice chairman of the Central Committee of the ruling Workers' Party and seen as Kim Jong- Un's right-hand man. (more...)
P coordination committee spends Tuesday attempting to win back Farooq Sattar P coordination committee spends Tuesday attempting to win back Farooq Sattar
- February 06, 2018

According to details, during a meeting of coordination committee meeting, the party head Farooq Sattar and senior leader Amir Khan had fierce argument over handing ticket to Kamran Tessori. Meanwhile, the coordination committee also conducted a press conference and told media that committee has chose to nominate Nasreen Jalil along with Bashir Qaimkhani, Dr Farogh Nasim, Amir Khan, Naimul Haq and Karam Tessori. (more...)
IBB media aide slams N1bn suit against NPF, media houses IBB media aide slams N1bn suit against NPF, media houses
- February 06, 2018

Kassim Afegbua , the media adviser to Nigeria's former head of state, Ibrahim Babangida has slammed a N1bn suit againt the Nigerian Police Force for continued witch-hunt, harassment, intimidation, and persecution on the basis of the letter he wrote last Sunday on behalf of his principal who he said has not lodged any formal complaint to the police or any other security agency. (more...)
Good news! Soon cancer may be preventable by vaccines! Good news! Soon cancer may be preventable by vaccines!
- February 06, 2018

Ronald Levy , believe that local applications of said agents could serve as an immediate and highly affordable substitute to current cancer therapies. Still others, like the vehicle T-cell therapy recently approved to treat some types of leukemia and lymphomas, require a patient's immune cells to be removed from the body and genetically engineered to attack the tumor cells. (more...)
"We Proudly Stand For National Anthem": Trump's Veiled Attack On Kneelers
- February 06, 2018

As Nicki Swift previously reported, Pink revealed on Saturday morning that she still planned on performing despite battling a nasty bout of the flu. Pink perfectly kicked off the game of the year! "We're obviously here to cover a football game, not a politicized event". The Super Bowl has frequently been the most-watched American television broadcast of the year, recording an annual viewership of more than 100 million people . (more...)
Yale Dental Students Took Selfie With Severed Heads, Report Says Yale Dental Students Took Selfie With Severed Heads, Report Says
- February 06, 2018

Lawrence Rizzolo, called the incident "an egregious violation of Yale policy". Dr Flavio Uribe, an assistant professor the University of Connecticut (UConn) and visiting professor at Yale, posed for the photo with two students while running a course on facial deformities at the latter university last June. (more...)
Tom Brady selected third time as the NFL's MVP Tom Brady selected third time as the NFL's MVP
- February 06, 2018

The praise came in response to a question from a reporter from Argentina who had explained that Brady is compared to soccer stars Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona in that country, before asking Belichick if he believes Brady is the best quarterback of all time. (more...)
Nursing Homes Misuse Drugs To Control Residents, Report Claims Nursing Homes Misuse Drugs To Control Residents, Report Claims
- February 06, 2018

The biggest challenge, Gifford said, is to change a mind-set among some nursing home staff and some residents' families that behavior arising from dementia is "abnormal" and warrants the use of antipsychotics. "I have to ask people what the day is", she said. She said her mother, during stays at three different nursing homes in recent years, was sometimes left neglected for hours at a time in her wheelchair after being given antipsychotics. (more...)
Delhi: Businessman shot dead for complaining over rash driving Delhi: Businessman shot dead for complaining over rash driving
- February 06, 2018

The bullet pierced the left side of Mehra's chest, just below the heart. On Tuesday, Congress Seva Dal worker was shot dead by unidentified assailants after an argument at Bhalaswa flyover in Delhi, allegedly by occupants of a speeding auto. (more...)
Rohingya abuses could spark regional conflict: United Nations rights chief Rohingya abuses could spark regional conflict: United Nations rights chief
- February 06, 2018

Myanmar's government has denied responsibility for the violence and has admitted to the existence of only one, separate mass grave, which they claim contained the bodies of ten terrorists. The UN has documented mass gang rapes, killings - including of infants and young children - brutal beatings and disappearances committed by security personnel. (more...)
The SPC Financial Inc. Sells 400 Shares of Altria Group (MO)
- February 06, 2018

The company had revenue of $4.71 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.80 billion. The stock decreased 0.86% or $0.2001 during the last trading session, reaching $22.9499. (NYSE:DVA) for 227,274 shares. (NYSE:MO). Moreover, King Wealth Mgmt Group Ltd Limited Liability Company has 2% invested in Altria Group , Inc. Fmr Llc holds 0% or 506,713 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Pink Pushes Through The Flu To Deliver An Incredible US Anthem Performance Pink Pushes Through The Flu To Deliver An Incredible US Anthem Performance
- February 06, 2018

Pink delighted fans with a lovely rendition of the National Anthem before Super Bowl LII on Sunday night, but what really has everyone talking is what she did beforehand. "Thank you so much, that was so great, great job , great talent, enjoy the game", said a beaming Trump after the performance. I'll tell you, this is one of the biggest honors of my life, singing this song in front of my military family, my dad, and brother and stepmama and family and the entire world. (more...)
Trump slams Britain's health service; United Kingdom hits back Trump slams Britain's health service; United Kingdom hits back
- February 06, 2018

Theresa May has rebuked Donald Trump over his claim the NHS is failing, publicly backing her health secretary, Jeremy Hunt, after he tweeted disagreement with the United States president's view. "Our NHS is a wonderful, albeit imperfect, health system - and the envy of the world", Morgan tweeted. Discussing NHS funding protests in the United Kingdom over the weekend, Farage said: "Well the problem we've got is a population crisis caused by government policy on immigration ". (more...)
Trump claims GOP memo 'totally vindicates Trump claims GOP memo 'totally vindicates "Trump" in probe'
- February 06, 2018

The Democratic document attempts to counter some of the arguments and evidence put forward by the Republicans. U.S. President Donald Trump arrives to speak to March for Life participants and pro-life leaders at the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington D.C., the United States , on January 19, 2018. (more...)
Infected With HIV as Unnao Quack Uses Common Syringe Infected With HIV as Unnao Quack Uses Common Syringe
- February 06, 2018

Authorities suspect Yadav to be the main culprit behind the infections because most of the HIV positive were found to have received injections from him. Mehtab Alam, a project manager for Raza Hussain Memorial Charitable Trust, said that fake doctors do not use disposable syringes, instead using glass syringes and one needle to inject hundreds of patients. (more...)
Bristol-Myers Squibb shares jump on lung cancer breakthrough Bristol-Myers Squibb shares jump on lung cancer breakthrough
- February 06, 2018

The shares are also now trading above their average 12-month price target of $64.14. Also, Bristol-Myers Squibb's guidance for 2018 calls for revenue growth only in the low- to mid-single digit percentages. ( NYSE :CAT) for 201,782 shares. ( NYSE :CAT) for 38,625 shares. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.63 EPS. equities analysts expect that Bristol-Myers Squibb Co will post 2.99 earnings per share for the current year. (more...)