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HIV rates on rise among over 50 Europe HIV rates on rise among over 50 Europe
- September 27, 2017

Experts said the rise of HIV in older people was driven by heterosexual sex and could be due to a surge in "silver splitters" - people over 50 who are newly single after leaving long-term relationships. A study by researchers at the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) found steady growth over the past 12 years in rates of new HIV cases in older people in the region. (more...)
Ranveer Singh will meet the 1983 World Cup winning Indian team Ranveer Singh will meet the 1983 World Cup winning Indian team
- September 27, 2017

When contacted the director of the movie Kabir Khan , he said that when he thought about the biopic of Kapil Dev , the first name to portray his character came to be Ranveer Singh taking into consideration his energetic, dedicated and versatile nature of working. (more...)
Researchers make potentially huge CTE breakthrough Researchers make potentially huge CTE breakthrough
- September 27, 2017

The new study was published September 26 in the journal PLoS One . "This is just the beginning", Dr. Ann McKee , co-author of the study, told the Los Angeles Times. Also, there was a correlation between the amount of CCL11 found and the length in which a player played football. In addition, the number of reported concussions tend to be an unreliable indicator in general, because they are usually self reported. (more...)
1 in 5 teens suffer concussions, UM study finds 1 in 5 teens suffer concussions, UM study finds
- September 27, 2017

Almost 14% of this cohort were diagnosed with one concussion (9% CI, 13.1%-14.8%), and 5.5% sustained more than one concussion (95% CI, 4.9%-6.1%). However, at least one specialist questioned the findings because of the study design. However, little is known about the prevalence of concussions among teens in the United States, said Phil Veliz, a researcher at the Institute for Research on Women and Gender. (more...)
World Trade Center Air Conditioning Leak Sends Water Down Stairs, Stops Elevators World Trade Center Air Conditioning Leak Sends Water Down Stairs, Stops Elevators
- September 27, 2017

All who were trapped are now out of the elevators. The tweet was retweeted by the One World Trade Center's official account, as well. The office building is more than 100 stories tall. "My feet are still wet actually". Because the water got into the stairway, an alarm went off and caused the elevators to stop, a news report said . (more...)
Swallowed Playmobil traffic cone 'in man's lung for 40 years' Swallowed Playmobil traffic cone 'in man's lung for 40 years'
- September 27, 2017

The report added that doctors writing for online medical repository BMJ Case Reports now consider him a medical mystery, due to the length of time that passed without him displaying any symptoms. Said The Daily Mail, doctors wrote: "To our knowledge this is the first reported case of a tracheobronchial foreign body that was overlooked for 40 years". (more...)
Cardi B makes music history - and dethrones Taylor Swift from the charts Cardi B makes music history - and dethrones Taylor Swift from the charts
- September 27, 2017

Cardi B , who is reported to be now recording her debut studio album, recently responded to her number one feat, thanking her fans, family, management and more in a post on Instagram. "I'm sorry", she further elaborated during the multi-part thread, prior to deleting a majority of her tweets . If you are looking for a Nicki Minaj and Cardi B beef, you are looking at the wrong direction-that's what the two rappers have just proved. (more...)
Purchases 130649 Shares of Assurant, Inc. (NYSE:AIZ) Purchases 130649 Shares of Assurant, Inc. (NYSE:AIZ)
- September 27, 2017

Assurant Inc now has $5.09 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.91% or $0.85 on September 22, reaching $94.45. The company had a trading volume of 415,491 shares. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, August 29 by Oppenheimer. The insider Gibbs David W sold $559,281. The insider Marsh John T. sold 11,100 shares worth $250,527. (more...)
India's food grain output from summer crop seen down 3% India's food grain output from summer crop seen down 3%
- September 27, 2017

Thus, monsoon rainfall conditions have been normal in the country. However, nearly all crops except sugarcane have shown decline in production when compared to the last year's production figures. Ministry sources said the decline will not lead to food security concerns due to the available buffer stocks. However, kharif pulses estimated production is 2.86 million tonnes more than the last five years average production. (more...)
CAPR) — Capricor Therapeutics (NASDAQ
- September 27, 2017

Capricor Therapeutics, Inc ., launched on January 26, 2007, is a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of therapeutics. The high and low revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1 Million and $1 Million, respectively. Insider ownership during the a year ago has increased by a net of 1.18 million shares. (more...)
Analyst's Predictions on Ameren Corporation (AEE), TRI Pointe Group, Inc. (TPH)
- September 27, 2017

In general, companies with the lowest combined rank may be the higher quality picks. Shares repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. TRI Pointe Group, Inc. (NYSE:TPH), at its latest closing price of $12.98, it has a price-to-book ratio of 0.00, compared to an industry average at 0.61. (more...)
Labour could impose levy to fund NHS treatment for gambling addicts Labour could impose levy to fund NHS treatment for gambling addicts
- September 27, 2017

He will also call out gambling firms who he says are "deliberately targeting" vulnerable problem gamblers and will call for a change in the way these firms treat addicts. Labour has also pledged to crack down fixed-odds betting terminals by reducing the maximum stake from £100 to just £2. Also on day three of Labour's conference in Brighton, shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth will call for a £500m winter bailout for the NHS. (more...)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Hit 'Record High' in US — CDC Sexually Transmitted Diseases Hit 'Record High' in US — CDC
- September 27, 2017

Experts say despite growing concerns about antibiotic resistance, these three STDs can all be cured with antibiotic treatment. Half of the men in those two groups also had HIV, according to the report. California ranks third in the country for rates of syphilis with 5,891 cases in 2016. The rate of gonorrhea infections rose the highest among men at 22% with a significant portion occurring among MSM. (more...)
Examining Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW)'s track record of earnings
- September 27, 2017

PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its stake in Atwood Oceanics by 0.5% in the second quarter. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) ended its day at $86.57 with the rising stream of -1.04% and its total traded volume was 8.18 million shares more than the average volume. (more...)
Shares Trading Above Chikou: Gusbourne PLC (SLLFF)
- September 27, 2017

Under recent market conditions, it may be quite hard to be overly bearish. Investors and traders may be looking to figure out if a stock is trending before employing a specific trading strategy. The CCI may be used to spot if a stock is entering overbought (+100) and oversold (-100) territory. On the flip side, a reading below -100 may signal a downtrend reflecting weak price action. (more...)
HealthEquity, Inc. (NASDAQ:HQY) Stock Traded 5.6% Above Its 50 Day Average
- September 27, 2017

On average, equities research analysts expect that HealthEquity will post $0.71 EPS for the current fiscal year. A number of research analysts recently weighed in on HQY shares. The legal version of this article can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/09/26/healthequity-inc-hqy-shares-bought-by-prudential-financial-inc.html. (more...)
NBA star LeBron James says Trump trying to 'divide us' NBA star LeBron James says Trump trying to 'divide us'
- September 26, 2017

Everyone who had any association with the National Football League was unbelievable", the Cleveland Cavaliers star said at a press conference on Monday. "He doesn't understand the power that he has for being the leader of this handsome country", James said of Trump. "He doesn't understand how many kids, no matter their race, look up to the President of the United States for guidance, for leadership, for words of encouragement". (more...)
Avon Products (AVP) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Accern Reports
- September 26, 2017

The firm's market capitalization is $1.06 billion. The relative volume of the stock is 0.46. About 694,456 shares traded. Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) has risen 46.99% since September 26, 2016 and is uptrending. 523,356 were accumulated by Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Limited Liability. From another technical standpoint, Avon Products , Inc. AVP's SI was 11.81M shares in September as released by FINRA. (more...)
Flu cases reported in Linn County Flu cases reported in Linn County
- September 26, 2017

High dose flu vaccine will be available for ages 65 and over, plus shingles for ages 60 and over and pneumonia vaccines will be available as well. None occurred in New Jersey. This season's vaccines , which have killed viruses and therefore can not cause flu sickness from injection, include strains for Type A H1N1 and H3N2, as well as two Type B strains. (more...)
United States authorities to deliver verdict on Bombardier-Boeing trade dispute United States authorities to deliver verdict on Bombardier-Boeing trade dispute
- September 26, 2017

If successful, it could scupper a multi-billion deal with Delta for up to 125 aircraft, effectively price out and cut off its largest market, the USA, and lead to hundreds of job losses. "We are emphasising that the British Government needs to be stronger in saying to Boeing that they are reviewing, revisiting, re-looking at contracts that are very sizeable, second only to Japan, and that the British Government should be using that leverage with Boeing". (more...)
Do You Have 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE:XXII) In Your Portfolio? Do You Have 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE:XXII) In Your Portfolio?
- September 26, 2017

In the most updated research from a number of analysts on Wall Street, the company gets 12 Buys and 0 Sell among 13 analysts. Oclaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCLR) recently traded as high as $8.83. The company now has an insider ownership of 4 Percent and Institutional ownership of 13.1 Percent. Currently, 22nd Century Group, Inc . (XXII) has an annual dividend of $0, while its annual dividend yield is 0%. (more...)
US Navy Pacific commander retiring after fatal collisions US Navy Pacific commander retiring after fatal collisions
- September 26, 2017

In August, Swift removed Seventh Fleet chief Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin , citing a lack of confidence in his ability to command. Swift relieved Vice Adm. Swift has been the head of the US fleet since 2015, serving as a regional leader during the deadly crashes of the USS Fitzgerald and USS McCain in June and August, respectively. (more...)
Oklahoma City Thunder wrap up Anthony deal
- September 26, 2017

But discussions with the Thunder moved quickly that night and into Saturday morning, and by the afternoon NY had agreed to the trade that brought Enes Kanter , Doug McDermott and a second-round pick to NY. I know Russ ( Westbrook ) is in a good place. "I wanted to be a part of that". "That remains to be seen", General Manager Sam Presti said. I think it's always good to know an offense that's worked in the past. (more...)
IPOB: US, EU positions irrelevant, immaterial to Nigeria - Presidency IPOB: US, EU positions irrelevant, immaterial to Nigeria - Presidency
- September 26, 2017

In his words, The Indigenous People of Biafra is not a terrorist organisation under USA law. This Notice shall be cited as the Terrorism (Prevention) (Proscription Order) Notice , 2017. The group described as rare courage and forthrightness by the south western groups in coming forth to speak up in defence of freedom of speech, expression and association, while commending them for rejecting the tag of terrorist organisation on it. (more...)
Teen Steals Uncle's Patrol Car And Takes Joyride In Uniform Teen Steals Uncle's Patrol Car And Takes Joyride In Uniform
- September 26, 2017

Lima is facing a long list of charges, including armed burglary and impersonating a law enforcement officer. On Sunday, September 24th, Deputy Yoandy Miranda , after returning from a weekend trip, noticed that someone had been in his locked bedroom and patrol vehicle but nothing appeared to have been stolen. (more...)
Saudi Arabia Says It Will End Ban And Allow Women To Drive Saudi Arabia Says It Will End Ban And Allow Women To Drive
- September 26, 2017

In June 2011, about 40 women got behind the wheel and drove in several cities in a protest sparked when Manal Sharif, one of the founders of the movement, was arrested and detained for 24 hours after posting a video of herself driving. NMC's expansion in Saudi Arabia coincides with the government's privatisation plans for the country's healthcare sector, as it bids to reorganise its finances in the wake of lower oil revenues. (more...)
Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Quarterly Earnings Will Increase By 166.67% Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Quarterly Earnings Will Increase By 166.67%
- September 26, 2017

However, the institutional investors are observed to own 82.90% of the total shares. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. boosted its stake in shares of Netflix by 54.0% in the fourth quarter. WARNING: This story was published by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. If you are viewing this story on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States and worldwide copyright laws. (more...)
Vanderbilt to face new-look Florida offense Vanderbilt to face new-look Florida offense
- September 26, 2017

ESPN's Paul Finebaum reports that Florida redshirt senior QB Luke Del Rio will start Saturday's game against Vanderbilt. Del Rio replaces freshman Feleipe Franks, one of the heroes of the Gators' recent victory over Tennessee. It was like, sometimes maybe not all cylinders were hitting, and yet I think he came in and gave us that boost. "He wasn't anxious about making a mistake". (more...)
Gov. Scott to address fight against opioid abuse Gov. Scott to address fight against opioid abuse
- September 26, 2017

Scott is holding two new conferences Tuesday, including one in suburban West Palm Beach, to reveal the details. "As I travel the state, I have met many families who are dealing with the heartache of drug addiction". Scott will ask the Legislature for $50 million to fund substance abuse treatment, as well as counseling recovery services. Governor Scott noted that Florida's crime rate is at a 40 year low, and thanked law enforcement for their effort to keep communities safe and their ... (more...)
'Sheikh marriage racket': Hyderabad police arrest 3 more Omani nationals 'Sheikh marriage racket': Hyderabad police arrest 3 more Omani nationals
- September 26, 2017

He had gone underground following the police crackdown on the child marriages racket. The police official said steroids and medicines to boost sexual potency were recovered from one of those arrested. The broker and the qazi were said to be constantly in contact with each other via WhatsApp, and the police are also analysing their call records, to determine their other victims. (more...)