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Obaze wins PDP's gov primary in Anambra, Uba kicks Obaze wins PDP's gov primary in Anambra, Uba kicks
- August 29, 2017

While announcing his withdrawal from the contest, Emeka cited irregularities in the party's delegates' list. Obaze's election came after over two weeks of high power politicking, characterised by intrigues among major politicians in the state, including former governor of the state, Mr. (more...)
Kohli has no regrets about changing the batting order Kohli has no regrets about changing the batting order
- August 29, 2017

He also learns his lessons quickly. "Everything which we develop requires practice because without practice nothing is possible". So the good thing is that we will all be together. The fourth one-dayer will be played in Colombo on Thursday with the fifth and final match slated for Sunday at the same venue . Earlier, Shikhar Dhawan (5), Virat Kohli (3), Lokesh Rahul (17) and Kedar Jadhav (0) failed to step up to the occasion and were dismissed cheaply. (more...)
Burlington Stores (BURL) Board Declares Share Repurchase Program
- August 29, 2017

The Company's product categories include coats, women, men, juniors, girls, boys, shoes, handbags and accessories, beauty and fragrance, home and toys. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Tuesday, April 19 by JP Morgan. RBC Capital Markets has "Sector Perform" rating and $55 target. Wells Fargo downgraded the shares of TEN in report on Wednesday, April 27 to "Market Perform" rating. (more...)
How Much Trouble is Aetna in After Its HIV Status Breach? How Much Trouble is Aetna in After Its HIV Status Breach?
- August 29, 2017

However, customers say that when they received the letters, their names and medical information-including that they were receiving treatment for HIV-were visible through a large window on the front of the envelope. The plaintiff in the Aetna case was described as a "52-year-old Bucks County [Pa.] man, whose sister learned from an unopened large-window envelope that arrived in their mail that he was taking HIV medications". (more...)
As Harvey flooding impacts nation's blood supply, Tri-State urged to donate
- August 28, 2017

Bloodworks Northwest sent an emergency shipment of blood components to the Gulf Coast Blood Center in Houston. Blood centers in Houston and other affected areas are unable to collect blood, and Oklahoma Blood Institute is taking part in the nationwide relief effort to help shore up the blood supply. (more...)
Saudi coalition: 'Technical mistake' in deadly Yemen strike Saudi coalition: 'Technical mistake' in deadly Yemen strike
- August 28, 2017

Coalition spokesman Col. Turki al-Maliki said in a statement that Friday's bombing in the capital, Sanaa , was "accidental" and "unintentional". He accused the fighters of using civilians as human shields. Riyadh and its allies have used Iran's influence over Yemen's Houthi rebels to justify an extensive bombing campaign since March 2015, carried out at the request of the exiled internationally recognised Yemeni President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi. (more...)
Rosemary Issues Statement Revealing Full Story Behind Shoot Incident With Sexy Starr Rosemary Issues Statement Revealing Full Story Behind Shoot Incident With Sexy Starr
- August 28, 2017

Rosemary begins by echoing the general sentiment so far - if you fail to look after your opponent you don't deserve to be in the business. And while I have remained quiet on social media until I was more calm to address the situation, I have now been informed that she is telling people that it us a work. (more...)
Honda hint Fernando Alonso deliberately pulled out of Belgian Grand Prix Honda hint Fernando Alonso deliberately pulled out of Belgian Grand Prix
- August 28, 2017

Honda's findings, or lack of, led to speculation that Alonso had simply thrown in the towel and deliberately retired. The Spaniard made his feelings about Honda's continuing problems clear at Spa , where over the radio he said using the Japanese power unit was "embarrassing". (more...)
Netflix Takes Over California Pot Dispensary, Offers Show-Themed Marijuana Netflix Takes Over California Pot Dispensary, Offers Show-Themed Marijuana
- August 28, 2017

Netflix made the point in its press materials that it's not profiting off the sales of the product, which are for promotional purposes. The Netflix Collection special edition cannabis is only on sale this week and it is to promote new Netflix original show Disjointed . (more...)
Four cups of coffee a day may help you live longer Four cups of coffee a day may help you live longer
- August 28, 2017

The study was merely statistical - so could not prove that coffee was the cause of the improved mortality - but it echoes findings from previous research. Every extra two cups were associated with a 22 per cent relative drop in mortality - rising to 30 per cent among over-45s. A new large-scale study has found for the first time that Mediterranean coffee drinkers benefit from a lower risk of death. (more...)
Local schools taking precautions against West Nile virus Local schools taking precautions against West Nile virus
- August 28, 2017

The hours from dusk to dawn are peak biting times for many mosquitoes. Health officials are asking people to cover up, use an EPA-registered insect repellent with at least 20% DEET, make sure mosquitoes aren't getting inside your home, and reduce or eliminate any standing water. (more...)
Bengaluru: Depressed woman flings daughter from building! Bengaluru: Depressed woman flings daughter from building!
- August 28, 2017

Police arrested Swathi, a former schoolteacher; they believe she is mentally unstable. Tap in for more Bengaluru news! "She shouted at me and ran towards the terrace and threw the girl to the ground", a woman, who has been Swathi's neighbour for nine years, told TOI on condition of anonymity. (more...)
Pope Francis to visit Myanmar and Bangladesh Pope Francis to visit Myanmar and Bangladesh
- August 28, 2017

The visit to Myanmar will be the first by any pope to the country formerly known as Burma. VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis is decrying persecution of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar and praying they receive "full rights". Many Buddhists across Myanmar regard them as illegal immigrants from neighbouring Bangladesh. The logo for Pope Francis' visit to Bangladesh has colored streamers in the shape of a dove, with a cross raised over a water lily (Bangladesh's national flower) within it. (more...)
Scientists identify miraculous drug that cuts risk of cancer, heart attack Scientists identify miraculous drug that cuts risk of cancer, heart attack
- August 28, 2017

The trial, Canakinumab Anti-inflammatory Thrombosis Outcomes Study (CANTOS), tested whether reducing inflammation among people who have had a prior heart attack can reduce risk of another cardiovascular event in the future. Researchers show the proof of a new biological concept that opens the doors to new ways of treating and preventing cardiovascular diseases in people who are still at risk despite standard therapies. (more...)
US Pacific Command Revises Assessment of N. Korean Missile Launches US Pacific Command Revises Assessment of N. Korean Missile Launches
- August 28, 2017

The United States Pacific Command has revised its assessment of the latest North Korean missile launches, saying that two of three projectiles fired by the North on Saturday morning did not fail in flight. South Korea and the United States call the exercises defensive in nature, but North Korea sees them as provocative and hostile, perhaps even preparation for an invasion. (more...)
Additional Arizona Red Cross volunteers being sent to Houston Additional Arizona Red Cross volunteers being sent to Houston
- August 28, 2017

Among the Red Cross volunteers are a grandfather and grandson who deployed together to Hurricane Matthew a year ago. The Red Cross has deployed nearly 100 local volunteers so far, a number organizers say is likely to rise. You can donate at any area branch. But perhaps the easiest way to help is to donate $10 to the Red Cross by texting the word REDCROSS to 90999 . You can also help by making a donation to the Texas Diaper Bank . (more...)
Swimming Areas at Some State Parks Closed Swimming Areas at Some State Parks Closed
- August 28, 2017

Seven Connecticut swimming areas are closed because of high bacteria levels or the presence of blue-green algae. The waters will be retested on Friday, with results before noon on Saturday. "I haven't been here since I was a kid". "We're bummed, we really wanted to go swimming and we can't now, but we're having fun on the beach either way". (more...)
L'agression contre des militaires qualifiée d'attaque L'agression contre des militaires qualifiée d'attaque "terroriste" — Bruxelles
- August 28, 2017

L'attaque a été qualifiée de " terroriste " par le parquet de Bruxelles . Les militaires ont riposté par arme à feu. La police londonienne précise que deux de ses agents ont été légèrement blessés en procédant à son arrestation. La Belgique a été le théâtre de plusieurs agressions récentes contre des militaires ou des policiers ces derniers mois. Des perquisitions ont été menées dans le domicile de son auteur, qui a crié " Allah Akbar " à deux reprises avant de passer à l'acte, ont ... (more...)
Health service in part of Scotland hit by malware attack Health service in part of Scotland hit by malware attack
- August 28, 2017

The health board's estate includes Hairmyres Hospital in East Kilbride, Monklands Hospital in Airdrie and Wishaw General Hospital. At the time, NHS Lanarkshire expected a 72 hour outage, and CEO Calum Campbell attributed the outage to malware, with systems taken offline to contain the outbreak with help from its IT provider. (more...)
North Louisiana Red Cross is prepared to help Harvey victims North Louisiana Red Cross is prepared to help Harvey victims
- August 28, 2017

According to records, there were only a couple volunteers that deployed to past disasters. Almost half of the Red Cross's emergency response fleet, more than 150 vehicles, have been mobilized. But perhaps the easiest way to help is to donate $US10 to the Red Cross by texting the word REDCROSS to 90999 . Below is Tim Cook's tweet on Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, while you can donate via this link . (more...)
Dera Sach Sauda row: Situation in Punjab under control: Punjab CM Dera Sach Sauda row: Situation in Punjab under control: Punjab CM
- August 28, 2017

Ripples were also felt in Delhi and Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh. Speaking on the violence that followed after Dera chief's conviction, Sandhu said that 52 cases have been registered so far while 926 people have been arrested. The broadband and Internet lease lines in premises of the Dera Sacha Sauda, Sirsa have been suspended till August 29. He is known as the " guru in bling" because of his penchant for bejewelled costumes, and claims to have more than 50 million loyal followers worldwide. (more...)
'Who Shot Biggie & Tupac?' investigative crime special on FOX 'Who Shot Biggie & Tupac?' investigative crime special on FOX
- August 28, 2017

Analogously, the Notorious B.I.G. was killed a little under a year later on March 9, 1997 in a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles. The two-hour special, "Who Shot Biggie & Tupac?", will dig into the entangled murders of these legendary hip-hop adversaries, which remains among the greatest crime mysteries in pop-culture history. (more...)
Alex Iwobi ruled out of Nigeria's World Cup qualifiers against Cameroon Alex Iwobi ruled out of Nigeria's World Cup qualifiers against Cameroon
- August 28, 2017

Iwobi, nephew of legendary Nigeria star Austin "Jay Jay" Okocha, has played in Nigeria's first two World Cup qualifiers against Zambia and Algeria, scoring one of the goals in a 2-1 win in Zambia in October 2016. We need to fight to defeat them. "What I believe we can use to conquer the Cameroonians is to play as a team, if we play as a team; I believe we will get something positive. (more...)
Red Cross sending volunteers & vehicles from SC to TX Red Cross sending volunteers & vehicles from SC to TX
- August 28, 2017

Corporate giants are making big contributions to disaster relief organizations to help victims of Tropical Storm Harvey. Apple this weekend has started accepting donations via the iTunes Store for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. It takes time and money to store, sort, clean and distribute donated items, which diverts limited time and resources away from helping those most affected. (more...)
Tony Nwoye Wins Anambra — APC Governorship Primaries Tony Nwoye Wins Anambra — APC Governorship Primaries
- August 28, 2017

The officer said fake delegates caught were moved to another location for further investigation. Southeastern politician, Tony Nwoye will be testing his popularity in the November 18 gubernatorial election in Anambra State under the banner of the All Progressives Congress as he has emerged the victor of the primaries. (more...)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense failing to score touchdowns in preseason Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense failing to score touchdowns in preseason
- August 28, 2017

On the drive, Hogan's five completions went for 67 yards. Brown, a legendary Browns running back from the franchise's glory days of the 1950s and 60s, addressed the team before they took the wet field in Tampa Bay on Saturday night. "I don't desecrate my flag and my national anthem". "I just knew that our guys would handle everything respectfully". "Any decisions that we've made have been all on us and obviously, for every guy, you talk to people, family members, teammates, whoever and you ... (more...)
Molson Coors Brewing Company
- August 27, 2017

The hedge fund run by Edward Goodnow held 66,768 shares of the technology company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $7.05M, down from 131,065 at the end of the previous reported quarter. 62 funds opened positions while 169 raised stakes. Molson Coors Brewing reported earnings of $1.03 per share in the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate of 32%. (more...)
Anderson carries Broncos past Packers Anderson carries Broncos past Packers
- August 27, 2017

The Broncos beat the Packers 20-17. Defensive end Shelby Harris made a persuasive statement to make the Broncos active roster with four tackles and one sack. The Packers don't play in Denver very often, only every 8 years as the regular season schedule goes. Defensive end Zach Kerr also went down with a knee injury, and Thomas left with a groin injury. (more...)
Nigeria's D'Tigress qualify for FIBA World Cup Nigeria's D'Tigress qualify for FIBA World Cup
- August 27, 2017

The final quarter was nearly a nightmare for D'Tigress who could not match the fireworks of the hosts as the Malians won the quarter with 18-9 points but the result was good enough for the Nigerians to win the game with 48-47points to secure a place in the final and also grab one of the two World Cup tickets available. (more...)
Local Red Cross providing hurricane relief aid Local Red Cross providing hurricane relief aid
- August 27, 2017

A Canonsburg woman will be boarding an airplane this afternoon, heading for Baton Rouge, La., as a volunteer with American Red Cross to help set up shelters for victims of Hurricane Harvey. Harvey continues to churn over Texas, as a tropical storm. The Red Cross said some areas could see as many as 30 inches of rain. "Hurricane Katrina was a Level 7 disaster (Level 7 is the highest level)", the Red Cross said. (more...)