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Nnamdi Kanu not in our custody - DHQ Nnamdi Kanu not in our custody - DHQ
- October 01, 2017

The President General of the Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief John Nwodo, who was earlier interviewed on the programme, said that the labelling of IPOB as a terrorist group was "extremely unfair and lopsided". The Minister, who stressed that the Federal Government was right in declaring IPOB a terrorist organisation, noted that he could not make up with the USA seemingly disagreement with the position. (more...)
Louisville fires basketball coach Rick Pitino, athletic director Tom Jurich Louisville fires basketball coach Rick Pitino, athletic director Tom Jurich
- October 01, 2017

The statement released by his Pitino's attorney said that "named and unnamed people perpetrated a fraudulent scheme on the University and its basketball program" and that "the information disclosed thus far in the investigation is clearly insufficient to implicate Coach Pitino in any type of misconduct or other activity that would violate the terms of his contract". (more...)
Tropical forests now emit more Carbon dioxide than they remove Tropical forests now emit more Carbon dioxide than they remove
- October 01, 2017

The scientists did note , however, that nations could rapidly restore these forests as carbon sinks by reducing logging, slowing development, and better managing the ecosystems to curb disturbance and degradation. "However, it's even more hard to measure small and more subtle losses of forest". 24 per cent comes from Africa and 16 per cent from Asia. But a new study says these forests have switched from being carbon sinks to sources of carbon, releasing an estimated 425 million tons of ... (more...)
NBA players should stand for anthem - commissioner NBA players should stand for anthem - commissioner
- October 01, 2017

Most importantly for Knicks fans, changes to the National Basketball Association draft process will not take hold until 2019, so NY will have the same chances to land a top pick as previous clubs should this season go awry. Commissioner Adam Silver now has the power to fine teams for resting players in several instances, including healthy players when the team is playing on national television. (more...)
Zogenix's Dravet Syndrome Treatment Returns 'Strong' Results Zogenix's Dravet Syndrome Treatment Returns 'Strong' Results
- October 01, 2017

It is now trading at $33.85 significantly higher than the 50 day moving average of $12.85 and well above the 200 day moving average of $12.50. Zogenix , Inc. ( ZGNX ) Jumps: Stock Rises 5.2% September 11, 2017" published on September 11, 2017, Nasdaq.com published: " Zogenix, Inc . ( ZGNX ) Jumps: "Stock Rises 5.2% September 11, 2017" with publication date: "September 11, 2017. (more...)
Staff predictions for Cardinals-49ers Staff predictions for Cardinals-49ers
- October 01, 2017

On the defensive side, Jaquiski Tart has the 49ers' only interception, so that must improve against Palmer (184 interceptions in 14 seasons). The Indianapolis Colts have nine AFC South titles since 2002, a Super Bowl win and two Super Bowl berths. (more...)
Trump Criticizes Puerto Rico Mayor Over 'Poor Leadership' Trump Criticizes Puerto Rico Mayor Over 'Poor Leadership'
- September 30, 2017

The good news is that the major factories suffered little damage, and most are operating to some degree on generator power. "All I have is time for people to move forward and get help". The equipment is sorely needed, since the island remains largely without electricity more than a week after Hurricane Maria made landfall on September 20. (more...)
Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRPT) Institutional Investors Sentiment Change
- September 30, 2017

The stock decreased 3.80% or $1.79 on September 29, reaching $45.36. About 445,378 shares traded. Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: SRPT ) has risen 96.82% since September 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Following the sale, the senior vice president now owns 22,793 shares of the company's stock, valued at $934,513. On Wednesday, September 6 the stock rating was maintained by J.P. (more...)
San Juan Mayor to Trump: Goal is Saving Lives, Not Distraction San Juan Mayor to Trump: Goal is Saving Lives, Not Distraction
- September 30, 2017

President Donald Trump did not publicly address the situation in Puerto Rico on Thursday, but acknowledged a day earlier the difficulties of bringing quick relief to the island, calling it "a very hard situation". "I am proud of what is being done", Duke said. Trump said he was not aware of Duke's remark. Trump said he will travel to Puerto Rico on Tuesday with first lady Melania Trump. (more...)
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Earns Buy Rating from Jefferies Group LLC
- September 30, 2017

Bristol-Myers Squibb said its Opdivo (nivolumab) recently gained endorsement from Japan's Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW) as the first immuno-oncology approved regimen for treating advanced gastric cancer. Covington Inv Inc has invested 0.8% in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE: BMY ). More interesting news about Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE: BMY ) were released by: Realmoney.Thestreet.com and their article: "Bristol-Myers Squibb Is Primed for an Upside Breakout" published on August ... (more...)
AFL grand final, Adelaide vs Richmond at the MCG AFL grand final, Adelaide vs Richmond at the MCG
- September 30, 2017

Graham and Martin then goaled in quick succession late in the quarter - Graham after a clever snap on the run, Martin following a strong mark in front of Luke Brown - to send the Tigers into half-time with a nine-point lead. David Astbury kept Walker to just two goals and little of his usual influence, while Dylan Grimes and Nick Vlastuin conspired to shut down unsafe goalsneaks Eddie Betts and Charlie Cameron, and Bachar Houli (25 possessions and four rebound 50s) provided much of ... (more...)
Trump Will Nominate Two Conservative Texas Judges to 5th Circuit Appeals Court Trump Will Nominate Two Conservative Texas Judges to 5th Circuit Appeals Court
- September 30, 2017

Every step along the way, Justice Willett has stood out as man of intellect and principle, and I am excited to see what he will accomplish on the Fifth Circuit. But Willett hasn't concealed his skepticism for the sitting president. From 1996 to 2000, Justice Willett was Director of Research & Special Projects for Governor Bush. (more...)
Loss of smell may signal dementia risk in older adults Loss of smell may signal dementia risk in older adults
- September 30, 2017

There was also a dose-dependent relationship between the degree of smell loss and the incidence of dementia. Report author Professor Jayant Pinto, of the University of Chicago, said: "These results show that smell is closely connected with brain function and health". (more...)
Suffolk County: First West Nile virus death since 2010 Suffolk County: First West Nile virus death since 2010
- September 29, 2017

The positive test results have prompted technicians to respond with treatment targeting the adult mosquitoes and larvae by ground and by air in the area in addition to their ongoing treatement efforts. Among the recommendations: use insect repellent containing DEET, spray clothing with repellent containing permethrin, avoid going outside from dusk to dawn when most mosquitoes are active, wear long sleeves and long trousers when nighttime activity is unavoidable, eliminate standing water from ... (more...)
Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) declared EPS
- September 29, 2017

The mean rating score for this stock is at 2.80. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Tuesday, June 13. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 5 by Piper Jaffray. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, August 4 by Jefferies. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.13, from 1.3 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo double hands Real Madrid maiden win in Dortmund Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo double hands Real Madrid maiden win in Dortmund
- September 29, 2017

Coutinho linked up superbly with Sadio Mane to cancel out Fernando's free-kick in the 31st minute, but Liverpool were unable to claim a victor as they recorded a second straight draw in Group E. The win came despite Sergio Aguero seeing a penalty saved, after a soft foul on Leroy Sane. Vincent Aboubakar marked his return from suspension with goals in either half before Miguel Layun pounced on some slapstick defending as Porto bounced back from a home loss to Besiktas. (more...)
ED to probe amount spent on Sirsa dera chief's films ED to probe amount spent on Sirsa dera chief's films
- September 29, 2017

His conviction on August 25 had led to widespread violence when scores of Dera supporters came out on streets and damaged property worth crores in Panchkula and Sirsa. Earlier in the day, a Dera Sacha Sauda follower, Ramchandra, was arrested by Haryana Police for instigating violence in Panchkula after Gurmeet Ram Rahim's conviction by a special Central Bureau of Investigation court on August 25. (more...)
Zimbabwe threatens to crack down on social media Zimbabwe threatens to crack down on social media
- September 29, 2017

Government maintained that the economy is in a sound state and blamed 'faceless saboteurs causing panic on social media'. Cabinet, said Minister Chinamasa, had since drafted and approved drastic measures to sanitise business and the measures were now being crafted into a Bill at the Attorney-General's Office. (more...)
Global Retort Packaging Market to exceed USD43.50 billion by 2021 Global Retort Packaging Market to exceed USD43.50 billion by 2021
- September 29, 2017

It allows the sterile packaging of a large range of food and drinks handled by aseptic processing. The global Thermoform Packaging market analysis further consists of a competitive landscape of Thermoform Packaging market, Thermoform Packaging market development history and major development trends presented by Thermoform Packaging market. (more...)
FDA approves Lilly's breast cancer drug Verzenio FDA approves Lilly's breast cancer drug Verzenio
- September 29, 2017

The FDA granted approval today to abemaciclib (Verzenio) for the treatment of adults with hormone receptor (HR)-positive, human epidemical growth factor receptor (HER2)-negative advanced or metastatic breast cancer that progressed after undergoing endocrine therapy. (more...)
Britain calls on Myanmar Govt to end violence against Rohingya Muslims Britain calls on Myanmar Govt to end violence against Rohingya Muslims
- September 29, 2017

Britain's state minister became the first foreign minister to have visited Rakhine state since the atrocities against local Muslims escalated with more than 400,000 people fleeing to neighboring Bangladesh. Yesterday in his conference closing speech , Jeremy Corbyn also urged Ms Suu Kyi to take greater action in ending the struggle - branded a "textbook case of ethnic cleansing " by the UN. (more...)
Bay County Health Department promotes World Heart Day Bay County Health Department promotes World Heart Day
- September 29, 2017

A global initiative created by the World Heart Federation to better educate citizens about the prevalence of CVD, serves as an opportunity for clinicians to review the rapidly evolving patterns in CVD epidemiology and refocus on the implementation of policies and therapeutic approaches that incorporate healthy lifestyle changes and prioritize CVD prevention. (more...)
Rajasthan: 23 men allegedly abduct, rape woman in Bikaner Rajasthan: 23 men allegedly abduct, rape woman in Bikaner
- September 29, 2017

Commenting on the matter a Rajasthan police official said that the police have registered a case against 2 known and 21 unknown suspects in the matter. "She has recorded her statement before a magistrate, and repeated what she wrote in the First Information Report", he added. "We have got the woman's medical examination done". (more...)
Woman warns of eye tattoo dangers after hers goes wrong Woman warns of eye tattoo dangers after hers goes wrong
- September 29, 2017

The tattoo, which is known as a sclera tattoo after the part of the body it focuses on, sees a practitioner colour the eye, and the individual becomes part of the "bio-hackers" or body modders. She told the Sun that she had spent hundreds of dollars on prescriptions to date, and has had to put her modelling career on hold. "As it stands, it has been agreed by both doctors and the surgeon that my eyesight will NOT get better". (more...)
Jacoby Brissett: Fans in Seattle will be drunk and very loud Jacoby Brissett: Fans in Seattle will be drunk and very loud
- September 29, 2017

This team is known for slow starts in games AND seasons, and here we are in the fourth game this year. The crisis that would have been 0-3 for Chuck Pagano's team has been avoided. It's easy to simply rip that playcalling without realizing that using the run to set up the pass has always been the Seattle way - big pass plays often come on first downs when an opponent is expecting a run. (more...)
Civic Body Issues Showcause Notice To AAP On Office Allotment Civic Body Issues Showcause Notice To AAP On Office Allotment
- September 29, 2017

Apart from this, the Kejriwal government 's PWD has also issued a show-cause notice to the Aam Aadmi Party on the issue of the allotment of party office. In the communiqué sent to AAP, the PWD department said the party has been using the bungalow for office use in violation of existing rules. The party has been asked to reply to the show cause notice within seven days. (more...)
Telugu Titans crush Dabang Delhi in PKL Telugu Titans crush Dabang Delhi in PKL
- September 29, 2017

Rahul Chaudhri got all the plaudits as he ended up with 16 points for Telugu Titans. The first match will witness a classic south-meets-west battle with Bengaluru Bulls taking on U Mumba, while the second match sees home team Dabang Delhi KC playing an inspired Telugu Titans side. (more...)
Kerala: Hospital performs Asia's first upper arm double hand transplants Kerala: Hospital performs Asia's first upper arm double hand transplants
- September 29, 2017

Hands of 20-year-old Sachin, a B.Com student who was declared brain-dead after suffering fatal head injury in a road accident has been grafted on Shreya. KOCHI: Shreya is all smiles with her newly acquired arms. Shreya's body has accepted the arms she received from the donor, but she has to go through the intensive physiotherapy sessions to gain the strength of her arms. (more...)
Shortages putting patients at risk, say Scots hospital nurses Shortages putting patients at risk, say Scots hospital nurses
- September 29, 2017

The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) report is based on the experience of United Kingdom nurses on their last shift. A year ago the organisation welcomed Scottish Government proposals to enshrine minimum NHS staffing levels in law, but said it would only work if backed up with funding for extra staff. (more...)
Baltimore Ravens Announce US Air Force Band Will Sing National Anthem Sunday Baltimore Ravens Announce US Air Force Band Will Sing National Anthem Sunday
- September 29, 2017

Luther Strange, according to AL.com . Odoms is a member of the Maryland Army National Guard. Since becoming a free agent, however, Kaepernick is now without a team and his supporters have argued that he remains unsigned because of his activism. (more...)