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Were beached whales distracted by the Northern Lights? Were beached whales distracted by the Northern Lights?
- September 05, 2017

Upon their return they should head towards the western coast of the United Kingdom and Ireland, however Dr. Vanselow believes the geomagnetic field the whales use to navigate was disrupted from the same solar storms that create the magical northern lights. (more...)
How letting kids sleep longer can save $9 billion: Find out here ! How letting kids sleep longer can save $9 billion: Find out here !
- September 05, 2017

The study used a novel macroeconomic model to project gains to the US economy over 15 years from 2017, with this being around $140 billion by the end of the time period. CDC data shows the average school starting time throughout the state of IL is 8:11 a.m., which means that the state on average has start times that are closer to the recommended 8:30 a.m. (more...)
Warner Bros to bring Leonardo DiCaprio as new 'Joker' Warner Bros to bring Leonardo DiCaprio as new 'Joker'
- September 05, 2017

The actor-director duo has teamed on films such as Gangs of New York , The Aviator , The Departed , Shutter Island , and The Wolf of Wall Street . He also did the public perception of him no harm by donating $1 million to Hurricane Harvey relief recently. Leo famously met with then-president Barack Obama to discuss the issue of climate change, and he went around the globe looking at the impact of global warming for the film Before the Flood . (more...)
NSCN insurgent killed, soldier injured on Myanmar border NSCN insurgent killed, soldier injured on Myanmar border
- September 05, 2017

During the operation, which took place on Monday morning, the security forces destroyed a temporary hideout of the militants and recovered one AK 47 rifle and an unspecified number of live cartridges. "It was a normal encounter". Meanwhile, government sources in Delhi said the Army received specific inputs about the movement of militants in Wakka subdivision of Longding district. (more...)
Angelina Jolie Says She Doesn't Enjoy Being Single Angelina Jolie Says She Doesn't Enjoy Being Single
- September 05, 2017

Emotionally, it's been a very hard year. " Jolie has always been open about her health struggles, including her decision to have a preventive cancer .htm" id="ramplink_double mastectomy_" target="_blank" double mastectomy , which she wrote about in 2013 in The New York Times . (more...)
I was booked for thanking Jesus - Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo I was booked for thanking Jesus - Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo
- September 05, 2017

The Head Coach of Abia Warriors, Abullahi Biffo, said the Super Eagles played as a team, adding that Captain Mikel Obi was in command and kept them firmly together. Fidelis Igbokwe, a Johannesburg-based Information Communication Technology expert, said that the Eagles were at their best in Cameroon. The Chipolopolo could put pressure on the Super Eagles with a win away in Constantine against the Fennecs on Tuesday, with the two sides set to meet in a potentially decisive showdown in Uyo ... (more...)
Steely Dan's Walter Becker passes on Steely Dan's Walter Becker passes on
- September 05, 2017

On the official website , the staff of the guitarist, songwriter and producer NY, an obituary of the most sober has made its appearance: under his dates of birth and death, a picture of childhood and a recent photo to meet... "What underlies Steely Dan's music - and may, with this album, be showing its limitations - is its extreme intellectual self-consciousness, both in music and lyrics", wrote critic Michael Duffy in Rolling Stone in 1977 of the album. (more...)
Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGMO) closed with a change of 0.39%
- September 05, 2017

Beta values for the above stocks are -, 0.66, 1.54. About 25,766 shares traded. Shorter moving average timeframes are more sensitive to price fluctuations and can pick up on trend changes more quickly than longer-term moving averages. The consensus recommendation for stock is 2.00. As per Thursday, August 10, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. PiperJaffray downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Wednesday, October 19 report. (more...)
Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
- September 04, 2017

While trading at volume below than average, Ascena Retail Group, Inc. It has underperformed by 87.64% the S&P500. A 0 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 1 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NASDAQ:ASNA) or, if they already own its stock, sell it. (more...)
Jets' waiver claims, practice squad tracker, as 53-man roster is finalized Jets' waiver claims, practice squad tracker, as 53-man roster is finalized
- September 04, 2017

At 1 p.m. ET, each team can start signing up to 10 players to their practice squads. At that point, such player is eligible for a third season only if the team has at least 53 players on its active/inactive list for the duration of that player's employment. (more...)
What is Labor Day and Why Do Americans Celebrate It? What is Labor Day and Why Do Americans Celebrate It?
- September 04, 2017

Many historians view the creation of this national holiday as an attempt at conciliation at a time of much conflict regarding the role of unions. Labour Day is a public holiday in Australia, and the states of Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales and South Australia is celebrated on the first Monday in October every year. (more...)
Labor Day 2017: When is Labour Day Celebrated in Different Countries? Labor Day 2017: When is Labour Day Celebrated in Different Countries?
- September 04, 2017

Labor Day was celebrated as Empire Day on May 24 every year in honour of the birthday of Queen Victoria's birthday and her contribution to ending slavery. The many benefits and protections workers enjoy today never existed until unions won them for working people. But the life-force of the American worker continues. (more...)
Lots of folks seem to labor on Labor Day Lots of folks seem to labor on Labor Day
- September 04, 2017

On May 4, in Haymarket Square in Chicago, a protest organized to obtain an eight-hour work day went awry when an anonymous person lobbed a stick of dynamite at police, killing seven police officers and four civilians, and wounding numerous others. (more...)
What is Labor Day and why are we celebrating? What is Labor Day and why are we celebrating?
- September 04, 2017

Labor Day is considered the last day it's socially acceptable to wear white or seersucker. In the last decade of the 19th century, there were 37,000 strikes in the United States and between 1870 and 1914 during the outbreak of World War Two around 500 and 800 American workers were killed during labour stoppages - almost all by the military, state militia and local police, reported the Washington Post . (more...)
History of Labor Day suggests much more than day of rest History of Labor Day suggests much more than day of rest
- September 04, 2017

In practice, all government offices and organizations are closed, while many private businesses also shut for the day to enable workers to mark the occasion with their families. The American worker is not living the dream those who celebrated the first Labor Day envisioned for our country. Many of today's working force will be at their workplaces since it is not a holiday in some fields of endeavor. (more...)
Nine patients died 'unnecessarily' waiting for organ transplants in Blackpool Nine patients died 'unnecessarily' waiting for organ transplants in Blackpool
- September 04, 2017

The British Heart Foundation claimed that more than 250 people in the United Kingdom are waiting for a heart transplant, but only 200 operations took place in 2016 due to lack of organs . Mum of two Natalie Kerr will tackle an assault course tomorrow to highlight organ donation, more than five years after she had a double lung transplant. (more...)
Organ donors should let family know of intentions, says NHS Organ donors should let family know of intentions, says NHS
- September 04, 2017

Research shows women are 30% more likely to start a conversation about organ donation than men. On August 25, there were 6,414 people in need of a new organ on the transplant waiting list. Aoife O'Sullivan from Leigh-on-Sea in Essex, died aged four in March 2016 waiting for a heart transplant. "Of course we want more people". When asked how long a patient would have to wait for an organ today compared to this time past year, Mr Broughton said: "Hopefully you'd wait less time because ... (more...)
Florida State QB Francois out for season Florida State QB Francois out for season
- September 04, 2017

Only one team, however, lived up to the hype: Alabama. "We work 30 to 35 minutes a day on special teams", coach Jimbo Fisher moaned. In the first college football game to be played inside Atlanta's new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, it was Nick Saban and the Tide who wore the "Old Leather Helmet", the trophy awarded to the game's victor. (more...)
United Kingdom opposition to push for soft Brexit changes to European Union repeal bill
- September 04, 2017

But pro-Remain Tory Anna Soubry said the warnings would backfire. "The most important thing is that there shouldn't be any detriment to the devolved administrations", said Blackford, who called for talks between all three governments on post-Brexit powers. (more...)
Slattery leads at weather-hit Czech Masters Slattery leads at weather-hit Czech Masters
- September 04, 2017

Lee Slattery finished solo second in the D+D REAL Czech Masters at the Albatross Golf Resort after a final round 1-over-par 36-37=73 saw him lose the pre-round lead to victor and playing partner Hayden Porteous. The overnight leader responded to a Porteous birdie at the sixth with his first gain on the day at the short seventh, although he then bogeyed the next and found himself one shot back at the turn when he was unable to match Porteous' four at the ninth. (more...)
Broncos practice squad and roster move tracker Broncos practice squad and roster move tracker
- September 04, 2017

The Vikings went after him hard for the practice squad, choosing him over former University of Minnesota quarterback Mitch Leidner , who was waived Saturday. Minnesota announced Sunday it signed defensive tackle Dylan Bradley , tight end Kyle Carter , running back Bronson Hill , receiver Cayleb Jones , linebacker Elijah Lee , defensive end Ifeadi Odenigbo and cornerback Horace Richardson to its practice squad. (more...)
Trump Says 'All Options on Table' After North Korea Missile Launch Trump Says 'All Options on Table' After North Korea Missile Launch
- September 03, 2017

South Korea issued a statement saying, "We will respond strongly based on our steadfast alliance with the United States if North Korea continues nuclear and missile provocations". Another issue discussed by the defense chiefs was increasing the strength of the missiles in South Korea's arsenal. South Korea, home to Samsung, Hyundai and Kia among other companies with household names, is a major exporter of electronics and automobiles to the United States. (more...)
No. 1 Alabama drops No. 3 Florida State in season opener No. 1 Alabama drops No. 3 Florida State in season opener
- September 03, 2017

Sims project a high-scoring affairs this time around, and Alabama's defense projects to have a better performance than does the FSU offense. Sure, Francois made a few plays in the passing game in the first half and led an 11-play, 90-yard drive for a 7-3 lead. (more...)
Florida State QB Deondre Francois Leaves Alabama Game with Leg Injury Florida State QB Deondre Francois Leaves Alabama Game with Leg Injury
- September 03, 2017

TV: 8 p.m. ET, ABC . Saban made it clear Wednesday he believes several freshmen could play important roles for the Crimson Tide this season. "We've just got to play a game", Fisher said . Jalen Hurts had a very strong season past year, barely missing another Championship with his impressive touchdown run with only a couple of minutes left in the game. (more...)
Theresa May Has Her Eye on a Glittering Trade Prize Theresa May Has Her Eye on a Glittering Trade Prize
- September 03, 2017

That came days after Japan published a 15-page paper setting out the threats to Japanese companies in Britain if exit terms are too tough. Tory grandee Lord Heseltine, however, was scathing, telling BBC Radio 4's World Tonight: "The long term is the hard one for Theresa May because I don't think she's got a long term". (more...)
Swine flu toll rises to 35 in Odisha Swine flu toll rises to 35 in Odisha
- September 03, 2017

Doctors at the institute believe that the previous Californian strain of the virus was overtaken by a new MI H1N1 strain, which caused more harm, though the genetics of the new strain are yet to be known. Despite this, state health minister Sharad Jain believes, "only God can be blamed for death from swine flu". Reportedly, Himachal Pradesh has witnessed 27 deaths, 31 fatalities have been reported from Punjab and there have been at least 23 deaths in Madhya Pradesh. (more...)
Remembering Katrina, New Orleans looks to help Houston Remembering Katrina, New Orleans looks to help Houston
- September 02, 2017

August 29 marks the anniversary of the day Hurricane Katrina made landfall in New Orleans. "You helped bring New Orleans back from the brink; you helped make Mew Orleans the extraordinary city it is now, as you see what's happening here in Houston and elsewhere in Louisiana and Beaumont and Port Arthur, what goes through your mind tonight?" Others used their experience in Katrina to prepare for Harvey's approach: "You can't let this kind of weather catch you sleeping", said Patricia ... (more...)
Lane Kiffin Body Bags Nick Saban - Says He Could Have Beat Clemson Lane Kiffin Body Bags Nick Saban - Says He Could Have Beat Clemson
- September 02, 2017

Franklin, who expected to win the starting quarterback job at Auburn a year ago, transferred to FAU as a receiver. You've been there for the quarterback. "I guess I'm just a play-caller". Kiffin thinks his presence would have made the difference, and the Tide would have topped Clemson had he been allowed on the headset for one more game. (more...)
McLaren and Honda set for crunch Monza talks McLaren and Honda set for crunch Monza talks
- September 02, 2017

Mon-tain to climb When is the F1 Italian Grand Prix and what TV channel is it on and how many laps is it? "We can't afford not to be on the podium - it's a big decision that has lots of elements to it, and economics are one". With McLaren and Honda's relationship appearing to be at breaking point, ahead of crunch talks this weekend to decide their next steps, there remains uncertainty about what will happen next year. (more...)
Speaker Paul Ryan Slams Arpaio Pardon Speaker Paul Ryan Slams Arpaio Pardon
- September 02, 2017

No one is above the law and the individuals entrusted with the privilege of being sworn law officers should always seek to be beyond reproach in their commitment to fairly enforcing the laws they swore to uphold. "We should not allow anyone to believe that responsibility is diminished by this pardon", Ryan said. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Connecticut, said Mr. (more...)