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Jurgen Klopp: 'I have respect for Arsene Wenger' Jurgen Klopp: 'I have respect for Arsene Wenger'
- August 27, 2017

He said: "Alexandre is a player when you look at his numbers, his assist numbers are good as well and he's not an absolutely obsessed, selfish striker". "Alexis wants to play", added Wenger. Just as Klopp did, Arsene Wenger has also insisted that his star striker is here to stay despite numerous reports of the Chilean's dissatisfaction and links with a move. (more...)
Swine Flu death toll in Odisha climbs to 26 Swine Flu death toll in Odisha climbs to 26
- August 27, 2017

India has recorded 1,094 swine flu-related deaths in 2017, with the maximum 342 casualties being reported in August only, said an official report on Wednesday. As many as 12 swine flu patients are on life support and 11 are on Bi-PAP (bilevel positive airway pressure) machines. "Eighteen patients are being treated in government hospitals and 26 in private ones", a health department official said here. (more...)
Good weather on Sunday as Tropical Storm Jolina leaves PAR
- August 26, 2017

Residents in these areas, especially those under Tropical Cyclone Warning Signals 2 and 1 are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides. Tropical Storm "JOLINA" has maintained its strength and now poses a threat in the Province of Aurora. (more...)
Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes leaves game to injury Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes leaves game to injury
- August 26, 2017

Daniel "Murph" Murphy, the only member of Washington's Opening Day lineup who started Friday, went 0-for-4. NY lost outfielder Michael Conforto on Thursday with a dislocation and tear of his left shoulder. The Nationals were held scoreless until Adrian Sanchez singled home a run in the eighth. NY scored in the first on Asdrubal "Chiquitin" Cabrera's RBI single. (more...)
27 dead after Boko Haram attacks on Nigerian villages 27 dead after Boko Haram attacks on Nigerian villages
- August 26, 2017

The sex of the baby used in the explosion was impossible to determine. UNICEF said the trend worsened the sufferings of children in the insurgency now in its eighth year, adding that the children so used as " human bombs" were victims and not perpetrators of the crime. (more...)
Florida executes white man for killing black man for first time ever Florida executes white man for killing black man for first time ever
- August 26, 2017

Asay received a three-drug injection that began with an anesthetic called etomidate. Days later, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled it should be juries, not judges, who decide whether aggravating factors determine if a defendant is eligible for execution. (more...)
Women have more stamina than men Women have more stamina than men
- August 26, 2017

So, the answer is pretty definitive: Women can outlast men at endurance sports, and as a self-proclaimed #sportygirl I am massively intrigued as to how female athletes will change the sporting landscape and begin to lead on previously male dominated events. (more...)
MSC Industrial Direct Company, (NYSE:MSM) Experiences Heavy Trading Volume
- August 26, 2017

About 332,908 shares traded. MSM was included in 5 notes of analysts from August 26, 2016. It has underperformed by 15.21% the S&P500. MSC Industrial Direct had a return on equity of 20.05% and a net margin of 8.07%. Earnest Prns Limited Liability invested in 24 shares. New South Capital Mngmt reported 2.13M shares. New York State Teachers Retirement Systems stated it has 0.02% in MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc (NYSE:MSM). (more...)
Boy In ISIS Propaganda Video Claims To Be An American Soldier's Son Boy In ISIS Propaganda Video Claims To Be An American Soldier's Son
- August 26, 2017

But analysts say this is the first time a supposedly American child was used in a propaganda video , though, as Newsweek reports, a British child has been featured in previous videos, including one showing him shooting a kalashnikov. US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert strongly condemned the footage. "It is sick, it is depraved and it is another example of just how wrong and how evil ISIS is". (more...)
JAMB issues warning over 120 cut-off mark JAMB issues warning over 120 cut-off mark
- August 26, 2017

The Head of JAMB Information and Media, Dr Fabian Benjamin, explained that students could only secure admission after they might have passed through the rudiments of admission processes. Cut off marks for Polytechnics, Colleges of Education were pegged at 100 while Innovative Enterprise institutions at 110. Oloyede, however, said the institutions are at liberty to raise their cut off marks for admission above the minimum benchmark set by the board. (more...)
HC raps Kejriwal for appeal against expediting defamation suit HC raps Kejriwal for appeal against expediting defamation suit
- August 26, 2017

It expressed surprise at the arguments made in the latest plea and took objection to some of the submissions, pointing out that no one should "cast aspersions on the single judge". "It is due to the consideration of the stature of people involved that the... judge has passed such an order". The learned Single Judge has thus failed to appreciate that any interference in the ongoing recording of evidence is a violation of O.S. (more...)
Azerbaijan's Last Independent Media Company to Suspend Operations
- August 26, 2017

Independent Azeri news agency Turan said on Friday it would suspend its operations from September 1 after its director was arrested on suspicion of tax evasion and illegal business activities. In the criminal investigation initiated on 7 August, Turan is accused of concealing its profits for several years. Officials refused to allow Aliyev's lawyer, Fuad Agayev, to be present, claiming that Aliyev's status in the investigation had changed from "witness" to "suspect", and that Agayev ... (more...)
Mosquitoes capable of spreading Zika found in Wayne County Mosquitoes capable of spreading Zika found in Wayne County
- August 26, 2017

Eden Wells, chief medical executive for the health and human services department, said in a statement. While the Asian Tiger mosquito can spread the Zika virus, health officials say there's been no evidence of Zika virus-infected mosquitoes in the state at this time. (more...)
Rabid bat found in Guelph area Rabid bat found in Guelph area
- August 26, 2017

If there is concern that a human has been directly exposed to the bat, contact public health. The pedestrian immediately contacted animal control, but the bat died before officials arrived at the intersection, the release says. This includes touching a bat, being bitten, scratched, or any other bare skin contact with a bat or its saliva. If your dog or cat has been bitten or scratched, or otherwise come into contact with a suspicious animal, get in touch with your veterinarian as soon as ... (more...)
Duke Energy wants to cancel Lee Nuclear, rate increase for NC Duke Energy wants to cancel Lee Nuclear, rate increase for NC
- August 26, 2017

About 365,541 shares traded. "Duke Energy executives invested 12 years and over a half-billion public dollars at the Lee project alone hoping to build nuclear plants". Mraz Amerine Associate Inc owns 0.14% invested in Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) for 5,282 shares. Athena Cap Advsrs Ltd Liability Company, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 18,900 shares. (more...)
Maryland Natives Among Missing Sailors In USS John S. McCain Crash Maryland Natives Among Missing Sailors In USS John S. McCain Crash
- August 26, 2017

The US Navy removed Seventh Fleet Commander , Vice-Admiral Joseph Aucoin , from his post yesterday, Reuters reported . The collisions include that of the destroyer USS John S. Crew member Logan Palmer is from the Decatur, Illinois, area and his mother identified him as missing, U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis said. Four other sailors were evacuated by a Singaporean navy helicopter to a hospital in the city-state for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, the Navy said. (more...)
Execution Date Set for Arkansas Inmate Execution Date Set for Arkansas Inmate
- August 26, 2017

Among Greene's three court trials, two were overturned, as prosecutors 'improperly used a separate court case as an aggravating circumstance, ' according to the Associated Press. Several people attacked the teenager, though co-defendants said McGhee did most of the beating. Chemist and one of the inventors of midazolam, Armin Walser, discussed his disapproval for the sedative's use in an interview with New York Times back in March. (more...)
Couples using IVF warned to stay away from flame retardants Couples using IVF warned to stay away from flame retardants
- August 26, 2017

They were also 40 per cent less likely to have a have a successful pregnancy and birth. In this research, samples of urine from 211 women who were undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF) during the period from 2005 to 2015 at the Massachusetts General Hospital Fertility Center were analyzed by taking factors such as race, maternal age, body mass index (BMI), and smoking history into consideration. (more...)
Teen Vax Rates Rise, But HPV Coverage Still Lagging — CDC Teen Vax Rates Rise, But HPV Coverage Still Lagging — CDC
- August 25, 2017

Most parents are taking their children to get vaccinated for sexually-transmitted HPV , yet fewer than half of US teens received the follow-up shots they need to be fully protected, the government said Thursday in a study that also finds rural areas are falling behind. (more...)
Depression Screening Test to Become Part of Google Search Tool Depression Screening Test to Become Part of Google Search Tool
- August 25, 2017

To efficiently implement the plan, Google has partnered with National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). "The results of the PHQ-9 can help you have a more informed conversation with your doctor", according to NAMI, which partnered with Google on the questionnaire. (more...)
Buhari, Osinbajo Meet APC, PDP Leaders Buhari, Osinbajo Meet APC, PDP Leaders
- August 25, 2017

Also the Lt. Gen Buratai led Nigerian Army had after holding meeting with President Buhari with other service chiefs, shortly after his resumption after medical vacation in London, announced that it will be monitoring social media post. Multi-party democracy, according to him, is a very tried and tested form of government. It is also an expression of the maturity of our democracy. In his remark, the President said: "Opposition does not mean hostility, enmity or antagonism". (more...)
Arewa Youths vacate quit order to Igbos Arewa Youths vacate quit order to Igbos
- August 25, 2017

Have you read Trendiee Today? The group said it made a decision to withdraw the threat as a result of what it described as intense persuasive pressure from concerned political, traditional and religious leaders in the country. They called on security agencies in the country to conduct a search of sympathizers of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Ndigbo in the north whom they accused of amassing arms in preparation for a showdown. (more...)
Chelsea's Conte criticises Belgium over Hazard selection Chelsea's Conte criticises Belgium over Hazard selection
- August 25, 2017

Hazard, 26, has not yet played for Chelsea this season after fracturing his right ankle on worldwide duty in June. "I'm a bit surprised by this decision", Conte told a news conference ahead of Sunday's league game at home to Everton. Gary Cahill will miss the meeting with Everton through suspension following his opening-day dismissal against Burnley, but Cesc Fabregas returns after serving a one-game ban. (more...)
Aetna envelope windows show HIV status, violating medical privacy Aetna envelope windows show HIV status, violating medical privacy
- August 25, 2017

The legal groups wrote on behalf of Aetna customers in Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania , and the District of Columbia, according to their letter. "This type of mistake is unacceptable, and we are undertaking a full review of our processes to ensure something like this never happens again". In that notification, Aetna claimed that the vendor that handled the mail used a windowed envelope, and in some cases the paper inside shifted to make ... (more...)
USA sacks admiral after destroyer collision in Singapore USA sacks admiral after destroyer collision in Singapore
- August 25, 2017

The U.S. Navy on Thursday called off the search at sea for sailors missing after a collision between a destroyer and an oil tanker, and confirmed the identity of one body. Ships and planes continue to scour the seas east of Singapore. The White House issued a statement on Tuesday expressing "great sadness" over the deaths of the sailors aboard the McCain . (more...)
16 persons die as bus plunges into Black Sea 16 persons die as bus plunges into Black Sea
- August 25, 2017

More than 100 people and 29 equipment units are involved in the search of the missing workers, reported an Emergencies Ministry. Eight more people were injured, five of them seriously, Interfax said, quoting the emergency ministry which carried out rescue works. (more...)
Philip Morris International (PM) Earns Daily News Impact Score of 0.21
- August 25, 2017

Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 20th. UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) has risen 32.76% since August 24, 2016 and is uptrending. The company also recently declared a dividend for shareholders paid on Tuesday the 11th of July 2017. (NYSE:PM) has seen its stock price gain 23.97, or +26.20%, so far in 2017. (more...)
Spirit Realty Capital, Inc
- August 25, 2017

Granahan Investment Management Inc increased Acadia Healthcare Company (ACHC) stake by 35.59% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. (NYSE: SRC ) shares ended at $8.49 with 9.86 mln shares exchanging hands. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.22 EPS. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors, Inc. now owns 86,341 shares worth $640,000. (more...)
Dayton Red Cross sends volunteers to Hurricane Harvey Dayton Red Cross sends volunteers to Hurricane Harvey
- August 25, 2017

Many volunteers are also on standby to respond if needed to one of 17 shelters already set up. Three others will leave Friday morning and another 100 are on standby. Volunteers from the Arizona chapter are reportedly already on their way to Texas, to help out for what could be a flooding disaster. "There is a feeding unit based in Wichita Falls just so happen that that's where they house themselves but they could be dispatched anywhere across the United States when needed", Howington said. (more...)
Barcelona attack driver still at large, identity confirmed Barcelona attack driver still at large, identity confirmed
- August 25, 2017

In an earlier news conference Monday, investigators said Abouyaaqoub fled the scene of Thursday's attack on foot and hijacked a auto to escape. Abouyaaqoub rammed the auto through a police checkpoint on Friday night then dumped the vehicle two miles away but he had fled by the time police found it with Mr Perez's body stills inside. (more...)