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Federal Bureau of Investigation and DHS Assessment Outlined Threat of Lone Offenders Targeting Las Vegas Federal Bureau of Investigation and DHS Assessment Outlined Threat of Lone Offenders Targeting Las Vegas
- October 04, 2017

He had been serving a 20-year term in federal prison for a 1960 bank robbery in Phoenix, Arizona, when he escaped in 1969. Since he was identified as the fiend who carried out the massacre , it has also come to light that he was the son of an Federal Bureau of Investigation wanted criminal - here's the latest on his notorious father Benjamin Hoskins Paddock . (more...)
Kilogram of Fentanyl Seized, Three People Arrested Kilogram of Fentanyl Seized, Three People Arrested
- October 04, 2017

So far in 2017, the number of overdoses in Montco are continuing at the same rate, but the portion attributed to fentanyl is growing, and is now involved in more than 50 percent of the deaths, Steele said. Payano Del Orbe was arrested on August 21, and Taveras Payano was arrested in NY on September 20.All three are charged with possession with intent to deliver, conspiracy, and other related charges. (more...)
Spain's Rajoy wants to work with other parties on Catalan question Spain's Rajoy wants to work with other parties on Catalan question
- October 04, 2017

The turnout was 42.3%. Officers seized ballot papers and boxes at polling stations. Hundreds of people are said to have been injured following clashes between police and people attempting to vote on whether the region should secede from Spain , with the country's central government having declared the referendum illegal. (more...)
Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi's 'Freedom of Oxford' under threat Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi's 'Freedom of Oxford' under threat
- October 04, 2017

However, a motion to Oxford City Council said it was " no longer appropriate " for her to hold it. She spent years under house arrest as a campaigner for democracy while Myanmar was ruled by a military dictatorship. The military offensive was sparked by a group of Rohingya militants when they assaulted a police post in the northern state of Rakhine on August 25, killing 12 security personnel. (more...)
How to help: Donations pour in after mass shooting rocks Las Vegas How to help: Donations pour in after mass shooting rocks Las Vegas
- October 04, 2017

Local people donate blood to. And show up they did. Want to donate blood here in Los Angeles? The team also encouraged those who are able and willing to donate blood at their nearest blood bank. People looking to get in touch with friends and family members who were in Las Vegas during the incident can get updates by calling 866-535-5654. (more...)
Karnataka advocates back Justice Jayant Patel, abstain from court, question collegium Karnataka advocates back Justice Jayant Patel, abstain from court, question collegium
- October 04, 2017

Speaking to TNM, HC Shivaramu, Convenor, Advocates Association Bangalore said, "Our resolution was passed on two issues". In numerous courts, as advocates stayed away from courts, only litigants were present and the judges were seen adjourning the cases.Only a couple of cases wherein parties themselves argued their cases were taken up for consideration at the high court. (more...)
Scientists find way to produce electricity from tears Scientists find way to produce electricity from tears
- October 04, 2017

Pressure was used to create energy from protein crystals found in the saliva, milk and tears of mammals as well as from the whites of birds' eggs. Squashing things for energy is nothing new - it's called direct piezoelectricity and is particularly good in the mineral quartz, but is also seen in bones and wood. (more...)
Soumya Swaminathan WHO Dy.DG Soumya Swaminathan WHO Dy.DG
- October 04, 2017

She has been the director of the National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis in Chennai. WHO director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus made the announcement on Tuesday, while declaring the senior leadership team at the apex health agency. (more...)
Man dies in Idaho's first flu-related death of the season Man dies in Idaho's first flu-related death of the season
- October 04, 2017

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare has issued a warning that the flu season appears to have arrived early this year. Officials with the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare did not release the identity of the man, but they did say he was over the age of 50. (more...)
Cigarette makers to publish new statements acknowledging health risks Cigarette makers to publish new statements acknowledging health risks
- October 04, 2017

In that optimistic model, the researchers found that 6.6 million premature deaths could be avoided in the US, according to the study, which was published yesterday (Oct. They're still nicotine products. "For years, harm-reduction advocates have relied on quality research from independent European researchers and non-government organizations, only to be told that such research was somehow not trustworthy because the authors were not American". (more...)
Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTLA) Moving Aggressively - Up by 8.81%
- October 04, 2017

For the last quarter, the stock has performed -42.63%. Finally, Barclays PLC assumed coverage on Intellia Therapeutics in a research note on Wednesday, September 6th. If you are reading this piece on another site, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of worldwide trademark & copyright legislation. In associated news, large stockholder Venture Fund Ix Atlas unloaded 150,000 stocks of Intellia Therapeutics shares in a trade dated Tue, Jul 11th. (more...)
Connie Britton cast as lead in new Ryan Murphy drama Connie Britton cast as lead in new Ryan Murphy drama
- October 04, 2017

The show explores the tense and demanding world of the police, paramedics, and firefighters as they confront terrifying and unsafe situations on the job, as well as day-to-day struggles in their private lives. She has also appeared on hit shows such as " Spin City ", "The West Wing", and "24". Emmy nominee Britton recently wrapped production on Land of Steady Habits , based on the debut novel from Ted Thompson, written and directed by Nicole Holofcener. (more...)
White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) Stake Boosted by Clinton Group Inc
- October 04, 2017

LLC's holdings in White Mountains Insurance Group were worth $1,138,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $23.19 and is estimated to be $-11.35 for the current year with 4,282,000 shares now outstanding. (more...)
Fountains go pink at Thalia Mara Hall for Breast Cancer Awareness Fountains go pink at Thalia Mara Hall for Breast Cancer Awareness
- October 04, 2017

To mark October as PINKtober the breast cancer awareness month , Pink Ribbon has launched a nationwide breast cancer awareness drive; and also started fundraising for building Pakistan's first dedicated Breast Cancer hospital. "I encourage all women to talk to their healthcare providers about mammograms and other methods of early detection and what can be done to reduce that risk". (more...)
Trading Monitor: Newell Rubbermaid Inc (NWL) Stock Topping Chikou Line
- October 04, 2017

The average volume for Newell Brands Inc . Westfield Capital Management Company Lp increased Tableau Software Inc (NYSE:DATA) stake by 33,237 shares to 437,721 valued at $26.82 million in 2017Q2. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. The shares were sold at an average price of $49.38, for a total transaction of $264,331.14. (more...)
Las Vegas Officials Create GoFundMe Page For Shooting Victims Las Vegas Officials Create GoFundMe Page For Shooting Victims
- October 04, 2017

Regional blood bank OneBlood plans to send a shipment of blood and platelets to Nevada to help hospitals there meet their needs after Sunday's mass shooting in Las Vegas . Quite remarkable, the City of Las Vegas had enough blood units-a total of 200 pints to be exact-to give to the victims, according to Scott. The current Nevada governor is Republican Brian Sandoval. (more...)
Virginia Blood Services asking for donations after Vegas shooting Virginia Blood Services asking for donations after Vegas shooting
- October 03, 2017

But despite the wait times, the Las Vegas community is happy and proud to do their part to help the victims of the horrific shooting. We're also humbled to see the love and tremendous support our fellow Central Texans show when devastation strikes.We've already begun to see an outpouring of support from our local community members who want to do anything they can to help our neighbors across the country. (more...)
Las Vegas official: Blood donation centers are 'overwhelmed,' don't need more donations Las Vegas official: Blood donation centers are 'overwhelmed,' don't need more donations
- October 03, 2017

Fortunately the United Blood Services had enough units of blood to help the victims. Red cross representatives say there are already crews on the ground and expect specific drives to help with the blood shortage there. To be eligible to donate blood , you must be at least 18 years old (16 and 17 years old with parental consent ), weigh 110 pounds or more and be in good health. (more...)
With Shares Trading up at $46.86 (PAG) Penske Automotive Comments on Impact… With Shares Trading up at $46.86 (PAG) Penske Automotive Comments on Impact…
- October 03, 2017

The FCF Growth of Penske Automotive Group, Inc. The stock declined 0.78% or $0.37 reaching $47.09 on the news. Another trade for 1,985 shares valued at $1.90 million was made by Jassy Andrew R on Monday, May 15. (NYSE:TXT) for 1.36M shares. The current ratio looks at all the liquid and non-liquid assets compared to the company's total current liabilities. Checking in on some valuation rankings, Penske Automotive Group, Inc. (more...)
Locals give blood in wake of mass shooting and recent natural disasters Locals give blood in wake of mass shooting and recent natural disasters
- October 03, 2017

Coats said seeing that overwhelming response to the tragedy has been heartwarming. If you're interested in donating blood you can visit the Kentucky Blood Center's Beaumont location on Thursday, October 5th from 7 a.m.to 10 a.m. With family in Las Vegas, she drove to the American Red Cross Blood Bank in Stockton and donated. Outside of UMC Medical Center, Melissa Graves, a director of hotel sales, had already been waiting for several hours Monday night to donate blood and would ... (more...)
Rights Group Threatens to Occupy UK Embassy If Kanu Is Not Extradited Rights Group Threatens to Occupy UK Embassy If Kanu Is Not Extradited
- October 03, 2017

Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, had said that Kanu was in London and not in custody of the army or the Defence Headquarters. . He has since outlived his usefulness in Igboland. I advise the discerning mind to kindly disregard his tantrums as that coming from a drowning man. It further denied that its members were planning to destroy some police stations in Aba, Abia State, saying the allegation was part of a plan hatched to arrest and detain more of her members. (more...)
Just one hour of exercise per week can beat depression, study finds Just one hour of exercise per week can beat depression, study finds
- October 03, 2017

JUST an hour of moderate exercise a week is enough to keep depression at bay, researchers say. The team analysed data from the Health Study of Nord-Trondelag County, one of the largest health surveys ever undertaken, conducted in Norway between January 1984 and June 1997. (more...)
3 city youth run over by train while taking selfie 3 city youth run over by train while taking selfie
- October 03, 2017

The police are investigating whether they were taking selfies and failed to judge how close they were to the oncoming train. The three friends then went to the railway track nearby for clicking pictures, they said, adding, their bodies were mutilated beyond recognition. (more...)
FDA Head Says Agency Will Take Action to Lower Drug Prices FDA Head Says Agency Will Take Action to Lower Drug Prices
- October 03, 2017

Gottlieb added. In June this year, the FDA announced its intention to target the barriers by "facilitating increased competition in the market for prescription drugs through the approval of lower-cost, generic medicines" via its drug competition action plan. (more...)
Lanka monk arrested for attacking Rohingyas at United Nations safe house Lanka monk arrested for attacking Rohingyas at United Nations safe house
- October 03, 2017

Dayarathana was later produced before the court which remanded him into custody till October 9. The Buddhist monk and the other suspect are evading arrest and Police seek public assistance to arrest them. The Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission has called for an urgent meeting tomorrow with several Ministries to discuss the incident involving Rohingya refugees, The Sunday Leader newspaper reported today. (more...)
Barry Investment Advisors LLC Raises Position in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Barry Investment Advisors LLC Raises Position in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)
- October 03, 2017

Johnson & Johnson now has $352.19 billion valuation. Its share price has decline -0.59% in three months and is up 1.59% for the last five trades. About 1,007 shares traded. Executive Chairman John C. Martin sold 73,333 shares at an average price of $83.23 on Friday the 1st. Willingdon Wealth Management stated it has 0.39% in EOG Resources Inc (NYSE:EOG). (more...)
Playtex recalls children's plates, bowls due to choking hazard Playtex recalls children's plates, bowls due to choking hazard
- October 03, 2017

There are also 11 reports of the clear plastic being found in children's mouths; four of those incidents included children actually choking on the plastic piece. The Playtex dishware were sold from October 2009 through this August at Walmart, Babies R Us, Target, and other stores, as well as on Amazon online, for about $2.50 per plate or bowl and as part of a $15 set. (more...)
Pink Patch Project raises money for breast cancer research, treatment Pink Patch Project raises money for breast cancer research, treatment
- October 03, 2017

Through "Proud to be Pink" fundraising activity in October, Asda will help to achieve improved care, support and information for anyone affected by breast cancer, as well as funding vital research to help stop women dying of the disease in the future. (more...)
Doctors Discover Woman's Doctors Discover Woman's "Cancer" Is Actually Tattoo Ink
- October 03, 2017

The Australian woman, who was 30 years old at the time, went to see a doctor about some small bumps under her arms, which had appeared two weeks before. "The skin has its own immune cells that are always surveilling the skin", said Dr. Bill Stebbins , director of cosmetic dermatology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, who was not involved in the report. (more...)
Jeremy Hunt to announce plans to boost nursing numbers Jeremy Hunt to announce plans to boost nursing numbers
- October 03, 2017

Addressing Tory Party conference, Mr Hunt will also reaffirm his commitment to introducing flexible working hours for NHS staff, as part of Government efforts to "transform" the ability of the health service "to cope with the pressures ahead". (more...)