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Saudi Air Defenses Intercept Houthi Missile over Najran Saudi Air Defenses Intercept Houthi Missile over Najran
- April 02, 2018

According to a source cited by Press TV, Yemeni army forces have claimed a successful hit by a domestic-made Qaher M-2 (Subduer M-2) ballistic missile on a Saudi Arabia military base located near the southernmost city of Jizan. Yemen's Arabic-language al-Masirah television network reported on Saturday that the Saudi base had been targeted with short-range Badr-1 missile. "It was successfully intercepted and the debris fell on residential areas, lightly wounding one Indian expatriate". (more...)
CDC warns second wave of flu may be on the way CDC warns second wave of flu may be on the way
- April 02, 2018

But flu cases involving another strain - influenza B - appear to be surging. "Flu season is generally winding down, but we aren't in the clear, and people need to remain vigilant in protecting themselves and their families, especially young children", said Chakravarty. (more...)
Has $1.67 Million Holdings in CVS Health Corp (CVS) Has $1.67 Million Holdings in CVS Health Corp (CVS)
- April 02, 2018

Guardian Life Insurance Company Of America bought 4,080 shares as the company's stock declined 12.23% with the market. The Personal Capital Advisors Corp holds 262,486 shares with $19.03 million value, down from 277,398 last quarter. Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) was raised too. Since October 2, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $1.42 million activity. The insider Foulkes Helena sold $1.42M. (more...)
Petrol price highest in 4-years, diesel hits highest ever Petrol price highest in 4-years, diesel hits highest ever
- April 02, 2018

With the upcoming general elections in sight the government announced on Saturday reduction in the prices of petrol and diesel to provide relief to consumers for the month of April. Finally, the prices of kerosene and LDO are being maintained at the level as in March 2018 even though Ogra had recommended increasing the rates of both these products. (more...)
Withdraw 'clumsy, selective looters' list — SERAP to Buhari Withdraw 'clumsy, selective looters' list — SERAP to Buhari
- April 02, 2018

Wylie, who served as a whistle-blower alleged that a Nigerian billionaire and supporter of the then President Goodluck Jonathan paid £2million to Cambridge Analytica for its services which include hacking into the medical records of Buhari. (more...)
England extend lead to 142 at tea in 2nd test England extend lead to 142 at tea in 2nd test
- April 01, 2018

Watling, unbeaten on 77 when bad light stopped play, will need some help if New Zealand are not to have a troublesome deficit to overcome. Anderson and Broad became the first pair to open the bowling 150 times together in Tests, extending their own record - Pakistan greats Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis are next on 89. (more...)
UN calls for independent investigation into Gaza clashes UN calls for independent investigation into Gaza clashes
- April 01, 2018

While the Palestinian government condemned the "disproportionate attacks of Israeli forces", it also called on the global community to help stop the bloodshed. It was the deadliest day in Gaza, a self-governing Palestinian territory, since the 2014 war between Israel and Hamas . Protest organizers have said mass marches would continue until May 15, the 70th anniversary of Israel's creation. (more...)
West Brom sink closer to drop with Burnley defeat West Brom sink closer to drop with Burnley defeat
- April 01, 2018

West Brom manager Alan Pardew believes his side were "too tentative" in the first half following their 2-1 defeat to Burnley on Saturday. Burnley were dominant in the first half against a Baggies side that look destined for the drop and despite a second half show of resilience from the hosts they hung on once Salomon Rondon had reduced the deficit six minutes from time. (more...)
NY passes bill to restrict guns for domestic abusers NY passes bill to restrict guns for domestic abusers
- April 01, 2018

An ambitious Cuomo plan to take control of prime real estate around Pennsylvania Station in Manhattan also made a late entry into the budget, but was dramatically reduced in scope after city officials cried foul. "People from both sides of the aisle have been hauled out of here in handcuffs year after year after year and this budget does nothing about that", said Sen. (more...)
1st sunrise service slated for Easter at Greenlawn 1st sunrise service slated for Easter at Greenlawn
- April 01, 2018

On Good Friday, March 30 , there will be the Passion of our Lord at 3 p.m. At 9 a.m. the traditional service along with open communion will conclude the activities for the day. On Easter Sunday, a sunrise service begins at 6:30 a.m., and the regular service is at 10 a.m. An Easter egg hunt for children is also scheduled following the cantata. (more...)
Major synthetic marijuana problem in IL, authorities scrambling Major synthetic marijuana problem in IL, authorities scrambling
- April 01, 2018

Kris Box, Indiana State Health Commissioner. It is also hard to predict what kind of effect synthetic marijuana will have on your body. The Illinois Department of Public Health has reported some 22 cases of excessive bleeding of the eyes and ears over the past few weeks, according to the Chicago Tribune . (more...)
FG Names Alleged PDP Looters FG Names Alleged PDP Looters
- March 31, 2018

This shows the hollowness of their apology. He said member of the "looters" who were part of the past government looted the Nigerian treasury dry. Find the list below and the allegations against them by the Federal Government ... "Former SSA to President Jonathan, Dudafa Waripamo-Owei, on trial over N830 million kept in accounts of four different companies". This list is just a tip of the iceberg, and the PDP is aware of this. (more...)
Stephon Clark's Autopsy Revealed He Was Shot 8 Times By Sacramento Police Stephon Clark's Autopsy Revealed He Was Shot 8 Times By Sacramento Police
- March 31, 2018

The findings by were made by forensic pathologist Bennet Omalu , who became famous for pointing out a brain disease in American professional football players. An autopsy released on Friday showed Stephon Clark was shot in the back, a counter to the department's statement that he was approaching officers when he was killed . (more...)
Police ID man who died after ingesting powdery substance before traffic stop Police ID man who died after ingesting powdery substance before traffic stop
- March 31, 2018

When officers approached, they noticed a firearm holster on the driver and found a loaded firearm underneath the driver's seat with a high-capacity magazine, Walsh said. Fargo Police Sgt. Mike Bernier said the stop was related to a street crimes investigation into an earlier incident in Moorhead. A toxicology screening will be performed, with results expected in approximately two to three weeks' time. (more...)
Delhi: DU student meets his murderer on dating app Delhi: DU student meets his murderer on dating app
- March 31, 2018

Six days after he was kidnapped, the body of Delhi University student Ayush Nautiyal was found in a drain in Dwarka on Wednesday. 25-year-old Ishtiaq Ali, a resident of Uttam Nagar, confessed to the killing citing an altercation with the deceased. (more...)
Patriots' Nick Caserio Scouting Lamar Jackson At Louisville Pro Day Patriots' Nick Caserio Scouting Lamar Jackson At Louisville Pro Day
- March 31, 2018

According to Mike Mayock of NFL Network, teams are apparently having trouble scheduling workouts and meeting with Jackson as a result of him using his mother as his agent. Jackson will need to improve his accuracy at the National Football League level - he completed just 57 percent of his passes for the Cardinals - but his athleticism and playmaking ability are second to none. (more...)
Outbreak of Severe Bleeding Linked to Synthetic Marijuana Outbreak of Severe Bleeding Linked to Synthetic Marijuana
- March 31, 2018

Melissa Millewich, an emergency room physician at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in IL told the Tribune. By comparison, Chicago had eight reported cases and Cook County two. In addition, anyone with concerns about unusual bleeding should contact their health care provider and let them know if they have used synthetic cannabinoids. (more...)
Starbucks & co ordered to serve coffee in California with cancer warning Starbucks & co ordered to serve coffee in California with cancer warning
- March 30, 2018

It may reduce your risk of heart disease, multiple sclerosis, Type 2 diabetes, Alzheimer's and even some cancers like melanoma and prostate cancer . It's created in a process known as the Maillard reaction , in which high heat transforms sugars and amino acids in ways that change flavors and tend to brown food. (more...)
GRAHAM POLL: Chiesa was on his way down when Tarkowski fouled him... VAR call was harsh on England but correct GRAHAM POLL: Chiesa was on his way down when Tarkowski fouled him... VAR call was harsh on England but correct
- March 30, 2018

I don't know what it stands for. It is important for the national team to have different players with different attributes and I think Jamie can take the space and give good moves; a good opportunity. The phrase "clear and obvious" has come to dominate debate around VAR but does not feature anywhere in the International Football Association Board's implementation handbook, a factor which has arguably served to confuse understanding of the protocol for using the technology. (more...)
Don't allow yourself to be used for second time, PDP advises Tinubu Don't allow yourself to be used for second time, PDP advises Tinubu
- March 30, 2018

FOLLOWING the call of Nigerians by All Progressive Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu , not to forgive the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) despite its apology, the opposition party has cautioned him to stop playing god as Nigerians have the faculty and freedom to determine the leadership that best suit their desires without any body's control. (more...)
In an earlier case, Postcard.news founder Mahesh Hegde went scot In an earlier case, Postcard.news founder Mahesh Hegde went scot
- March 30, 2018

However, the social media posts have since been deleted. Hitting out at the ruling Congress, Hegde said in the tweet that no one is safe in Siddaramaiah's Karnataka. Hegde's portal had reported that Upadhyaya Mayank Sagar Ji Maharaj was hit by a drunk biker, who is Muslim. The Jain muni was hit by a vehicle while he was walking on the road. (more...)
SC judge questions probe against judge SC judge questions probe against judge
- March 30, 2018

The Law Ministry departed from the procedure and wrote directly to Chief Justice of Karnataka HC, Justice Dinesh Maheshwari , regarding re-initiation of an inquiry against a judicial officer concerned as a judge in the HC, and Justice Maheshwari obliged. (more...)
Partial collapse of joint fluid bubbles is reason knuckles pop, experts find Partial collapse of joint fluid bubbles is reason knuckles pop, experts find
- March 30, 2018

For instance, some joints simple don't crack. In terms of limitations, Bakarat said his team made a number of assumptions in the study, including the presence of only a single bubble , that the bubble is perfectly spherical, that the joint has an idealised, common shape, among others. (more...)
Amuneke: Effective Serbia Deserved Victory Over Disorganized Super Eagles Amuneke: Effective Serbia Deserved Victory Over Disorganized Super Eagles
- March 30, 2018

Mikel, pivot of the Eagles, has missed the last two friendly matches due to work permit issues in China, and many pundits have said his presence in the games against Poland and Serbia would have made the team more organised. On Francis Uzoho who failed to keep a clean sheet in his second start for the three-time African champions, former Nigeria U-17s and U-20s coach Amuneke said: "Players get stronger when they play in games like this and I believe he needs more of these games to improve". (more...)
Lalu Yadav blames BJP for communal clashes in Bihar Lalu Yadav blames BJP for communal clashes in Bihar
- March 30, 2018

Judge Shiv Pal Singh had held the former Bihar Chief Minister and 18 others guilty in the fourth case. "And even when his family members came, Lalu went out of his way and provided state government chopper to go there". A special Central Bureau of Investigation court on Tuesday allowed the veteran politician to seek treatment in AIIMS, following the recommendation of medical teams. (more...)
Delhi-Airport chaos: Power-banks, snags misplace thousands of bags, delay flights Delhi-Airport chaos: Power-banks, snags misplace thousands of bags, delay flights
- March 30, 2018

The airport administration, however, blamed "increased level of unsafe goods, particularly power banks and lighters, in customer checked-in luggage" for the chaos. "It impacted baggage handling due to the manual reconciliation of the suspect baggage", it said. "Passengers are being reminded not to pack any prohibited item in their checked-in luggage and the issue is now under control", he added. (more...)
Almost every state seeing increases in fatal drug overdoses — CDC Almost every state seeing increases in fatal drug overdoses — CDC
- March 30, 2018

Breaking the numbers down by which drugs were involved, according to the available information, the increase was largely driven by synthetic opioids, such as fentanyl. But by the numbers, both OH and NY had the highest total opioid related overdose deaths. New Hampshire, West Virginia and MA were particularly hard-hit by synthetic opioids, the report says. (more...)
Latino Representatives push back the citizenship question Latino Representatives push back the citizenship question
- March 30, 2018

The last time census takers asked about citizenship was 1950. Immigration rights groups are outraged the president has chose to bring it back. "One way for a particular party, and I'm just going to say it, the Republican party, to fight that demographic change is by making sure that only certain people can participate ... (more...)
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc Q2 Earnings: 11 Highlights Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc Q2 Earnings: 11 Highlights
- March 30, 2018

Zions Bancorporation now owns 1,365 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock worth $105,000 after acquiring an additional 1,239 shares in the last quarter. The Company now has ROA (Return on Assets) of 5.5 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 13.5 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 11.9% with Gross margin of 24.4 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 4.4% and 3.2% respectively. (more...)
Front Row Advisors LLC Takes $136000 Position in Starbucks Co. (SBUX) Front Row Advisors LLC Takes $136000 Position in Starbucks Co. (SBUX)
- March 30, 2018

It has underperformed by 19.46% the S&P500. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website . Risk Paradigm Group LLC now owns 7,470 shares of the coffee company's stock valued at $436,000 after acquiring an additional 50 shares in the last quarter. (more...)