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Seaside resorts among hotspots for heroin and morphine deaths Seaside resorts among hotspots for heroin and morphine deaths
- April 06, 2018

ONS said the Lancashire resort of Blackpool, famed for its tower, topped the list of hotpots with the highest number of heroin and morphine misuse deaths. This compares with the national average of 1.9 in England and 2.3 in Wales and is nearly twice as high as the area with the next highest rate of heroin and/or morphine misuse deaths, Burnley (just over 30 miles inland from Blackpool), which has a rate of 7.6 per 100,000. (more...)
Seaport Global Securities Comments on Conatus Pharmaceuticals' Q1 2018 Earnings (NASDAQ:CNAT) Seaport Global Securities Comments on Conatus Pharmaceuticals' Q1 2018 Earnings (NASDAQ:CNAT)
- April 06, 2018

Sold All: 32 Reduced: 114 Increased: 83 New Position: 51. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in Conatus Pharmaceuticals by 3.5% in the second quarter. Meeder Asset Mgmt invested 0% of its portfolio in Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: CNAT ). 22,011 are held by Reilly Advsrs Limited Liability Corporation. (more...)
Woods labels Masters return 'awesome' Woods labels Masters return 'awesome'
- April 06, 2018

Finau's round of 68, meanwhile, was made all the more remarkable by him playing despite dislocating his ankle after holing a tee shot in Wednesday's par-three contest. None of the other amateurs was at even par . Sensing a theme? Woods went with 3-wood at the 13th and hammered the ball into the pines up the right side, immediately ruling out going for the green in two. (more...)
Stephen R. Stouffer Sells 15489 Shares of Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) Stock
- April 06, 2018

The stock increased 0.25% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $126.09. About 935,870 shares traded. It has outperformed by 76.31% the S&P500. As the earnings per share (EPS) formula is stated as earnings available to common shareholders divided by number of common stock shares outstanding, therefore its diluted EPS is calculated to be 11.25 (ttm). (more...)
MDHHS Issues Warning About Uncontrolled Bleeding Due to Some Synthetic Marijuana Products MDHHS Issues Warning About Uncontrolled Bleeding Due to Some Synthetic Marijuana Products
- April 06, 2018

They're sold in convenience stores, gas stations, and head shops. There are 70 cases of severe bleeding, including two deaths , linked with synthetic cannabinoids - often called Spice, K2 or fake weed - across Chicago and areas in central IL. (more...)
Older adults grow just as many new brain cells as young people Older adults grow just as many new brain cells as young people
- April 06, 2018

And they said they analyzed three to five sections of the hippocampus. The findings contradicted a study published only one month earlier that did not find evidence of new brain cells after adolescence, but Columbia study author Dr. (more...)
Aadhaar can't curb bank scams, Supreme Court tells government Aadhaar can't curb bank scams, Supreme Court tells government
- April 06, 2018

Summing up the broad submissions of the AG, justice Chandrachud said: "The core of Centre's case is that there are legitimate State interests which are to be protected". "If it had been done, Nirav Modi would not have happened". Same person starting different companies is not per se illegal. Justice Chandrachud said that "just because aadhaar can not answer all frauds can not be a ground for it to be unconstitutional". (more...)
Be careful Before to Invest in Stock: US Bancorp (USB)
- April 06, 2018

Moving toward the technical facts, its current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average is -4.19% and standing -7.49% away from 50-Day Simple Moving Average while traded -5.99% away from 200-Day Simple Moving Average . Equities research analysts expect that U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB ) will announce $5.53 billion in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks . (more...)
US Bancorp (USB) Position Lifted by Amalgamated Bank
- April 06, 2018

First Eagle Investment Management LLC increased its position in U.S. Bancorp by 2.4% during the third quarter. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. Bancorp fallen over the past 10 years, it has also been highly volatile during this time, with drops of over 25% in some years. Why U.S. Bancorp ( USB ) is considered oversold? The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, September 7 by Piper Jaffray. (more...)
Justin Timberlake snaps new pic with Super Bowl 'Selfie Kid' Justin Timberlake snaps new pic with Super Bowl 'Selfie Kid'
- April 06, 2018

A few days after that, during an appearance on " The Ellen DeGeneres Show ", McKenna got tickets and backstage passes from Timberlake for his April 4 show at TD Garden, with Timberlake promising they'd have a chance for another selfie. The 13-year-old recreated his selfie with Timberlake and took one with Edelman. He took to his "Selfie Kid" Instagram account to document the meeting. (more...)
2/3 of BC drug overdose victims had criminal history, report finds 2/3 of BC drug overdose victims had criminal history, report finds
- April 06, 2018

The panel was chaired by Michael Egilson and included 21 experts from health care, policing, corrections, First Nations, education, mental health and addictions. residents died of a drug overdose in February. There were 16 deaths from illicit drugs on Vancouver Island in February, compared to 29 in January and 25 deaths in February 2017. (more...)
Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Synnex (SNX) Stock Price
- April 06, 2018

The company has market cap of $3.88 billion. About 540,449 shares traded. Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Synnex Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.90 billion market cap company. Needham has "Buy" rating and $13500 target. The stock of Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, October 29 by Standpoint Research. (more...)
Pfizer (PFE) Stake Held by Foundation Resource Management Inc
- April 06, 2018

Dudley & Shanley Llc who had been investing in Sp Plus Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $805.05 million market cap company. The avg target $40.82 is 13.70% above the last ($35.9) price. Gangestad Nicholas C sold $419,846 worth of stock. Fisher Asset Management LLC now owns 36,372,349 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $1,317,407,000 after buying an additional 1,251,550 shares during the period. (more...)
Body found in Chattahoochee River identified as missing CDC worker Timothy Cunningham Body found in Chattahoochee River identified as missing CDC worker Timothy Cunningham
- April 06, 2018

Timothy Cunningham , a 35-year-old Harvard-educated leader within the nation's health protection agency, was found dead late Tuesday night in the Chattahoochee River, which runs near his home, police said Thursday. They said the state of the body found in the river was consistent with it being there since mid-February. O'Connor said the department's missing person investigation could come to a close in the next few weeks. (more...)
Patients at Porter Hospital at risk for hepatitis, HIV after 'inadequate' sterilization Patients at Porter Hospital at risk for hepatitis, HIV after 'inadequate' sterilization
- April 05, 2018

An infection control breach involving surgical instruments at Porter Adventist Hospital have put some surgery patients at risk for contracting hepatitis B , hepatitis C or HIV, hospital and state health officials said Wednesday. A sterilization breach at Porter Adventist Hospital could have affected an obscure number of patients. The letter noted the sterilization issue involved the pre-cleaning process that happens before instruments go through "an intense heat sterilization". (more...)
Surgeon general wants opioid antidote accessible Surgeon general wants opioid antidote accessible
- April 05, 2018

U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams says it is important for friends and family of those at risk for an opioid overdose to have the drug, also known as naloxone, on hand. The antidote is a pricey one, however, and costs over $100 if not covered by health insurance, although some retailers are offering steep discounts through public health programs. (more...)
Co. Has $609000 Position in CVS Health (CVS) Co. Has $609000 Position in CVS Health (CVS)
- April 05, 2018

Redmond Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Orbotech Ltd Ord for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $3.02 billion market cap company. Baystate Wealth Mgmt Ltd Liability Company stated it has 0.02% in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS ). Markel Corp, a Virginia-based fund reported 267,000 shares. (more...)
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Releases This Month Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Releases This Month
- April 05, 2018

We're finally going to get a Harry Potter mobile game, and it will be out on April 25 for both iOS and Android . Hogwarts Mystery is set in the 1980s, after Voldemort has been (kind of) vanquished but before Harry Potter starts attending. (more...)
Instant analysis of Eagles signing LB Paul Worrilow Instant analysis of Eagles signing LB Paul Worrilow
- April 05, 2018

Warrilow, who will turn 28 next month, won a state championship with Wilmington's Concord High, but eventually walked on at DE, where he became one of the program's most decorated players. Though he still started in 2015, all of his numbers were down, and by the 2016 season, Worrilow was logging the vast majority of his snaps on special teams and looked ready to move on when his contract expired. (more...)
Rabada to miss IPL season Rabada to miss IPL season
- April 05, 2018

The scans revealed a lower back stress reaction injury and Rabada will have to stay out of action for three months. The 22-year old has been the star performer for his national side ever since he debuted back in 2015. South Africa's next global assignment will be against Sri Lanka where they will play two Tests, five ODIs and a single Twenty20 worldwide. The South African fast bowler was retained by Delhi Daredevils via RTM ₹ INR 4.2 crores. (more...)
European Union unemployment rate drops in February European Union unemployment rate drops in February
- April 05, 2018

The trend is similar in the Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Enid and Lawton metro areas. On an annual basis, there was an even more serious decline, with the rate of 6.2% in February 2017 or 1.2 percentage points higher. Enid registered the largest over-the-year percentage decrease in employment among the 313 US metro areas tracked by the government, a loss of 3.8 percent. (more...)
Malayalam actor Kollam Ajith, known for films like Yuvajanotsavam, Nadodikkattu, passes away Malayalam actor Kollam Ajith, known for films like Yuvajanotsavam, Nadodikkattu, passes away
- April 05, 2018

He was considered for most negative roles after the 1987 film. The actor has also starred in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu films. Some of his memorable performances includes Kasim in Mohanlal starrer Irupatham Noottandu and as a comical henchman in Nadodikattu . (more...)
'Nightmare bacteria' cases seen in 27 states, CDC reports 'Nightmare bacteria' cases seen in 27 states, CDC reports
- April 05, 2018

The nightmare bacteria are particularly deadly in the elderly and people with chronic illnesses, as up to 50 percent of the resulting infections are fatal, Dr. states. Testing patients without symptoms who may carry and spread the germ. However, Schuchat said it is just the beginning of a lengthy process toward killing antibiotic-resistant germs. (more...)
(CELG) Shares Sold by Suntrust Banks Inc
- April 05, 2018

About 59.43M shares traded or 170.24% up from the average. According to Celgene Corporation's Insider ownership is at 0.20%. Amf Pensionsforsakring Ab sold 11,169 shares as the company's stock rose 3.45% while stock markets declined. Northrock Prtn Lc invested in 0.28% or 8,410 shares. Provise Mngmt Group Ltd owns 8,678 shares. Lipe & Dalton, New York-based fund reported 2,000 shares. (more...)
Luann de Lesseps: 'Rehab saved my life' Luann de Lesseps: 'Rehab saved my life'
- April 05, 2018

After laughter, Andy admitted the wig had struck a nerve for him, saying: 'My issue was that Diana Ross very rarely wore an afro, I mean it was really the long hair, but that's another story'. "I wasn't at all anxious about that, and all of a sudden it became a thing", she added. "I couldn't breathe", she told her friend. She quickly stressed: 'She's still lovely. (more...)
Coalition Welcomes Worldwide Condemnation of Houthi Missile Attack on Saudi Tanker Coalition Welcomes Worldwide Condemnation of Houthi Missile Attack on Saudi Tanker
- April 05, 2018

The Houthis, however, say they targeted a coalition warship in response to an air strike on Hodeidah on Monday that killed at least a dozen civilians, including seven children. After a coalition warship intervened, he explained, the tanker was able to continue on its course towards Saudi Arabian territorial waters. More than 10,000 people have been killed in Yemen since March 2015, when the Riyadh-led coalition of Sunni Muslim Arab states launched a military campaign to reinstate the ousted ... (more...)
Can pasta help you lose weight? Can pasta help you lose weight?
- April 05, 2018

The individuals ate an average of 3.3 servings of pasta a week, each about half a cup. Pasta - unlike most refined carbs that are quickly adsorbed into the bloodstream - has a low glycemic index, which means it causes smaller increases in blood sugar levels. (more...)
Dead In Plane Crash Near Daytona Beach Dead In Plane Crash Near Daytona Beach
- April 05, 2018

The wing was reportedly located 150-200 yards away from the primary wreckage site. The pilot, a student at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and a pilot examiner with the Federal Aviation Administration , were killed. Information identifying the deceased is not being released at this time pending notification of next of kin. Officials with those agencies are on the way to the crash scene to investigate its cause, the Sheriff's Office said. (more...)
Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia ax trans-Tasman alliance Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia ax trans-Tasman alliance
- April 05, 2018

The flights will operate onboard a B777-300ER between November and March and a B777-200ER from April to October. Virgin Australia says Air New Zealand has given notice that it intends to end the seven-year strategic alliance between the two airlines. (more...)
'Zombie' raccoons are terrifying people in broad daylight with odd behavior 'Zombie' raccoons are terrifying people in broad daylight with odd behavior
- April 05, 2018

The zombie apocalypse might be off to a odd start in Youngstown, Ohio . Coggeshall says the animal would stand on its hind legs, show its teeth and fall over backward. Police are asking anyone that witnesses a raccoon acting unusual to contact the local authorities. According to the American Veterinary Medical Association , distemper "attacks the respiratory, gastrointestinal and nervous systems" of infected animals, eventually causing symptoms such as "circling behavior, head tilt, muscle ... (more...)