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Maiduguri Under Attack As Military, Boko Haram Engage in Gun Battle Maiduguri Under Attack As Military, Boko Haram Engage in Gun Battle
- April 27, 2018

According to a statement sent to NAIJ.com by the director army public relations, Brigadier-General Texas Chukwu, some members of the Boko Haram terrorists were neutralised while others fled the scene during the operation. Kolo added: "There has been gunfire and explosions and residents have all fled the area". The commander also enjoined them to report suspicious persons to security agencies. (more...)
More Pre-NFL Draft Smoke Connecting Colts to Roquan Smith More Pre-NFL Draft Smoke Connecting Colts to Roquan Smith
- April 27, 2018

Whenever Smith does hear his name called during the draft, he will have his shot to prove doubters wrong. Bears defensive lineman Akiem Hicks said at last week's veteran minicamp that he believes Floyd can make the Pro Bowl in 2018. "At 6'1" and 236 pounds, Smith is a little undersized for the position, but he is strong enough to shed blockers if needed. Notre Dame guard Quenton Nelson went sixth to the Colts and Smith wound up being the third defensive player selected after ... (more...)
Student dead, 17 injured in city as their school van hits tanker Student dead, 17 injured in city as their school van hits tanker
- April 27, 2018

The dead student was identified as Sakshi, Deputy Commissioner of Police Aslam Khan said, adding that the condition of four others was critical. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the fatal accident involving a school van in Keshavpuram earlier in the day, a Delhi government statement said. (more...)
Lois Riess en route to Florida to face murder charges Lois Riess en route to Florida to face murder charges
- April 27, 2018

Investigators say Riess killed 59-year-old Pamela Hutchinson in order to steal her identity and her auto, which she used to flee to Texas. She also is believed to have murdered her husband David Riess in their rural Blooming Prairie home in March. (more...)
(ABBV) Shares Sold by Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC (ABBV) Shares Sold by Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC
- April 27, 2018

The fund owned 6,896 shares of the company's stock after selling 1,218 shares during the quarter. The Hancock Holding Company holds 158,568 shares with $15.34 million value, down from 191,222 last quarter. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo on Thursday, January 11 with "Buy". Citigroup has "Buy" rating and $28 target. (NYSE: ABBV ) on Monday, December 18. (more...)
US Doctors Just Performed The First Penis And Scrotum Transplant US Doctors Just Performed The First Penis And Scrotum Transplant
- April 27, 2018

The testicles were not transferred from the donor in order to avoid ethical issues. "While extremity amputations are visible and resultant disability obvious, some war injuries are hidden and their impact not widely appreciated by others", Dr. (more...)
Police District Takes Back Prescription Drugs Police District Takes Back Prescription Drugs
- April 27, 2018

Law enforcement collected 450 tons of drugs across the nation, Texas collected over 72,000 pounds or roughly 36 tons of medications. "It's a great way for people to dispose of medications that can be potentially risky", said Bailey. People can anonymously dispose of outdated and unused prescription drugs at the two drop-off locations with no questions asked nor requests for identification. (more...)
CDC: Autism prevalence rises to 1 in 59 children CDC: Autism prevalence rises to 1 in 59 children
- April 27, 2018

They used the guidelines for ASD in the fourth edition of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders for their primary findings, but also reported ASD estimates according to the definition provided in the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. (more...)
Fearing investigation, businessman jumps to death in New Delhi Fearing investigation, businessman jumps to death in New Delhi
- April 26, 2018

On Tuesday, acting on information the officers of the DRI conducted searches at his residence and office. The agency stressed that Gaurav Gupta had "neither been summoned nor arrested". He was found lying in a pool of blood. DRI officials and Central Industrial Security Force personnel took Gupta to the nearby Safdarjung hospital. Deceased Gaurav Gupta had entered into DRI building on a visitor pass, however, he was not called either by the DRI or police for questioning. (more...)
Second Palestinian Journalist Shot By Israeli Troops During Gaza Border Protests Dies Second Palestinian Journalist Shot By Israeli Troops During Gaza Border Protests Dies
- April 26, 2018

Al-Batsh's body, accompanied by his widow and children, was received at Gaza's Rafah border crossing with Egypt by dozens of Palestinians and leaders of Palestinian political factions. "Allowing Israel to continue shooting unarmed protesters, under the pretense it is legal, will further undercut the global effort to protect human rights in the post-WWII era, while Palestinians are the ones being made to pay the price". (more...)
31 more sick in romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak 31 more sick in romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak
- April 26, 2018

The CDC warns people not to eat any form of romaine lettuce from Yuma area. FDA spokesman Peter Cassell said a recall can not be issued because no common supplier or grower has been found. At least 50,000 acres worth of lettuce, including romaine , comes straight from Yuma, Arizona. Symptoms of this strain of E. coli include severe stomach cramps, vomiting, and diarrhea, which is often bloody, officials said. (more...)
A convoy of 10 humanitarian workers disappeared in South Sudan A convoy of 10 humanitarian workers disappeared in South Sudan
- April 26, 2018

It evacuated its staff to the South Sudanese capital Juba. They think that am the obstacle to peace and if am removed after signing the agreement then there will be no problem, they want me to sign the agreement and then step down immediately. (more...)
Market Chatter: Following the Levels for Buckeye Partners LP (NYSE:BPL) Market Chatter: Following the Levels for Buckeye Partners LP (NYSE:BPL)
- April 26, 2018

The company shares sank -48.1% from their peak of $31.29 and now has a $631.57 million market value of equity. Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) has risen 3.06% since April 26, 2017 and is uptrending. On Wednesday, April 18 the rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Underperform". Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of Monday in report on Thursday, August 27 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Women in Donegal may have received incorrect smear results Women in Donegal may have received incorrect smear results
- April 26, 2018

The court heard that regardless of her terminal finding Ms Phelan is attempting another treatment in the US. Tanaiste Simon Coveney has apologised to terminally-ill cancer patient Vicky Phelan and says it was a "shameful" series of events which saw her diagnosed three years after an inaccurate smear test . (more...)
Why you should eat dark chocolate if you're feeling forgetful Why you should eat dark chocolate if you're feeling forgetful
- April 26, 2018

Dark chocolate with a high percentage of cacao rich in flavonoids, a potent antioxidant , has shown numerous health benefits for the consumer, including lowering blood pressure and improving and increasing blood flow throughout the body and in particular to the brain and heart. (more...)
Men Arrested After Shots Fired At Officers, Police Chase Men Arrested After Shots Fired At Officers, Police Chase
- April 26, 2018

Soto was arrested and charged with reckless conduct after crashing the vehicle in Windham. New Hampshire State Police did not have any information on Chambers' arrest or what charges he will face as of early Wednesday. No one was hurt, according to investigators. After crossing the border into New Hampshire, the vehicle crashed on Route 111 in Windham. Soto was taken into custody right away, police said. (more...)
UNM celebrates Arbor Day with tree planting UNM celebrates Arbor Day with tree planting
- April 26, 2018

A brochure and map of the entire tour, prepared by horticulturist Charles Day and designed by Black Dash Studio, will be available at Village Hall. Official Arbor Day events will kick off at 10:30 a.m. Eastern and Charleston are working together in an effort to receive the titles of Tree Campus USA and Tree City USA, respectively, Wilken said in an email. (more...)
Nationals' Roark looks to continue success vs. Giants Nationals' Roark looks to continue success vs. Giants
- April 26, 2018

The Giants not only turned two double plays, but three-time Gold Glove Award-winning shortstop Brandon Crawford threw out Pedro Severino as he tried to advance from second to third base in the fifth inning.Video: WSH@SF: Crawford throws Severino out at thirdShaking off a weekend bout with food poisoning, left-hander Ty Blach allowed all of Washington's runs but kept the score close. (more...)
Never directed linkage of mobile numbers with Aadhaar, clarifies SC Never directed linkage of mobile numbers with Aadhaar, clarifies SC
- April 26, 2018

But the Union government's circular says so. However, he dismissed the same claiming that the process of linking SIM cards with Aadhaar number is one-time and can not be treated as excessive since the need was felt to verify SIM card holders, both of existing and new mobile phone users, to curb threat to national security and aid crime prevention. (more...)
Some Antidepressants May be Linked to Dementia Some Antidepressants May be Linked to Dementia
- April 26, 2018

The latest research found they were more likely to cause dementia - if taken for at least a year. Frequently prescribed anticholinergic drugs include: anti-depressants Amitriptyline, Dosulepin and Paroxetine; bladder medications Tolterodine, Oxybutynin and Solifenacin; Parkinson's treatment Procyclidine. (more...)
Kathua rape-murder: Crime Branch to approach court against lawyer Kathua rape-murder: Crime Branch to approach court against lawyer
- April 26, 2018

Ahead of the hearing on the case, even the Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association denied allegations that they obstructed the lawyer appearing for the victim's family and denied having threatened her from appearing in the case. Instead, they seemed to have formed opinions on the investigation by the State Crime Branch, which had filed the charge sheet and forensically and physically identified the persons accused of gang-raping and murdering the eight-year-old victim. (more...)
United Kingdom judge rejects bid to take sick toddler Alfie Evans overseas United Kingdom judge rejects bid to take sick toddler Alfie Evans overseas
- April 26, 2018

A High Court judge ruled against them on Tuesday and three Court of Appeal judges dismissed a challenge to that decision on Wednesday. Tom Evans and Kate James made applications to the Court of Appeal after a High Court judge ruled they could take their son home from Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool , but not overseas. (more...)
3 sickened, 1 death in Bronx Legionnaires' disease cluster 3 sickened, 1 death in Bronx Legionnaires' disease cluster
- April 26, 2018

Specialists say a normal of 200 to 500 Legionnaires' cases are accounted for in NY city every year, and the Department of Health routinely assesses the pipes arrangement of every private working with at least two cases happening among occupants inside one year. (more...)
Las Vegas Sands: 1Q Earnings Snapshot Las Vegas Sands: 1Q Earnings Snapshot
- April 26, 2018

Parametric Associates Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 89,191 shares. Las Vegas Sands has a one year low of $55.18 and a one year high of $79.84. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $76.00 target price on shares of Las Vegas Sands in a report on Tuesday, January 9th. Citigroup maintained it with "Buy" rating and $62 target in Wednesday, April 13 report. (more...)
The Path Cancelled at Hulu The Path Cancelled at Hulu
- April 26, 2018

She also thanked Hulu and Universal Television for "taking a shot on this show". Here is some unfortunate, surprising news when it comes to the future of The Path - it doesn't appear as though a season 4 is happening. Gone are the series that helped launch the streaming platform - like East Los High, Chance , Shut Eye and comedies Quick Draw, Deadbeat, Difficult People and Casual . (more...)
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) has its outstanding shares of 389.62 Million
- April 26, 2018

The stock increased 0.18% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $87.81. Daiwa Sb Investments Ltd sold 26,750 shares as Analog Devices Inc ( ADI)'s stock rose 2.48%. California-based Stewart And Patten Com Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.05% in Analog Devices, Inc . ( NASDAQ : ADI ) PTs and latest ratings. (more...)
Oppenheimer Comments on US Bancorp's Q1 2018 Revenue (USB)
- April 26, 2018

The firm has a market cap of $82,363.84, a PE ratio of 14.35, a P/E/G ratio of 1.64 and a beta of 0.89. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $17.15. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.82 earnings per share. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has been given a $57.00 price objective by Susquehanna Bancshares in a note issued to investors on Monday. (more...)
Nigeria's House of Reps summons Buhari over killings Nigeria's House of Reps summons Buhari over killings
- April 26, 2018

The assembly also passed a vote of no confidence on the country's Service Chiefs and all the security advisers to the president. Download the Nigeria Today app from Play store. President to build a new Nigeria that will not be plagued by corruption but provide a platform of hope for all Nigerians". The gunmen, believed to be suspected herdsmen, had invaded the church and killed more than 15 worshippers including two Catholic priests, whose names were given as Joseph Gor and Felix Tyolaha. (more...)
California has the most aggressive drivers, study says California has the most aggressive drivers, study says
- April 26, 2018

The next states in the rankings, CT and Georgia , saw an aggressive incident every 8.2 minutes. The study compiled data from GasBuddy's Trips, which assesses drivers on a three-tier rating system. The GasBuddy study has the The Tar Heel State coming in at No. 5. The state apparently also leads the league in hard-braking maneuvers. In April, state police and participating municipal law enforcement organizations are wrapping up the second wave of Pennsylvania's 2017-18 enforcement campaign ... (more...)
Sreejith's family moves HC for CBI probe Sreejith's family moves HC for CBI probe
- April 26, 2018

Stating that the state was bound to monetarily compensate victims of custodial violence, she has sought a compensation of Rs 1 crore. In her petition, she expressed apprehension that the police investigation would not yield expected results and hence it would fair and proper to handover the probe to the CBI . (more...)