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Government seeks report from IndiGo over passenger manhandling incident Government seeks report from IndiGo over passenger manhandling incident
- November 07, 2017

Two days after Olympic silver medalist shuttler PV Sindhu accused an IndiGo staffer of misbehaving with her, another incident of the airline's ground staff members manhandling a passenger has surfaced on social media. It is now after the video went viral that IndiGo apologised to the passenger after a video, shot by a person at the scene came to the public domain. (more...)
New Jersey Santa Claus busted with crack pipe, police say New Jersey Santa Claus busted with crack pipe, police say
- November 07, 2017

Smith of Pompton Lakes, told officers he was on his way to a local motel when he was pulled over for a traffic violation at 2:30 a.m. Monday morning. The arresting officer spotted a crack pipe in plain view in Smith's vehicle, police said. (more...)
Security Council calls Myanmar to allow return of Rohingya Muslims home Security Council calls Myanmar to allow return of Rohingya Muslims home
- November 07, 2017

It also voiced "grave concern" over human rights violations against Rohingya by security forces, including "the systematic use of force and intimidation, killing of men, women and children, sexual violence and... "It exerts undue political pressure on Myanmar ", Myanmar's ambassador Hau Do Suan said. It requested the secretary-general to continue to engage with the Myanmar through good offices. (more...)
Decatur Capital Management Inc. Takes Position in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Decatur Capital Management Inc. Takes Position in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)
- November 07, 2017

Anne Nielsen, an officer at ( BMY ), sold 837 shares at a price of 59.81 to bring his total ownership in the stock to 37,974 shares. Gamco Investors Inc Et Al sold 46,965 shares as Bristol Myers Squibb Co ( BMY)'s stock declined 1.04%. The firm has a market capitalization of $101,835.48, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.02, a PEG ratio of 2.45 and a beta of 1.18. The 52-Week High range of the stock is $66.1, while the 52-week low range is $46.01. (more...)
Duterte set to meet Trump in Vietnam for the first time Duterte set to meet Trump in Vietnam for the first time
- November 07, 2017

The increasing interdependence and connectivity in the region, as well as the need to address global challenges, also open up new opportunities for member economies to foster cooperation and integration. Against a backdrop of rising trend of deglobalization and protectionism especially in the industrialized world, such as the USA withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Brexit, APEC leaders need to reiterate their commitment to a free and open world trading system, observers and ... (more...)
Zelboraf Approved for Rare Blood Cancer Zelboraf Approved for Rare Blood Cancer
- November 07, 2017

ECD causes an increased production of histiocytes, a type of white blood cell. "This FDA decision means people living with Erdheim-Chester disease will now, for the first time, have an FDA-approved treatment option", said Sandra Horning, MD, Roche's Chief Medical Officer and Head of Global Product Development. (more...)
(LYV) Price Target Raised to $46.00
- November 07, 2017

Styles vary by design and color from natural wood finishes to low-pressure laminate surfaces. California State Teachers Retirement invested 0.02% in Live Nation Entertainment, Inc . After $0.29 actual EPS reported by Live Nation Entertainment, Inc . for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 100.00% EPS growth. Live Nation Entertainment, Inc . (more...)
Leaders need to act on gun violence Leaders need to act on gun violence
- November 07, 2017

As details about the suspect's past continue to emerge, The New York Times reports the Texas native previously served on a New Mexico Air Force base, but had been discharged in 2014 after being court-martialed in 2012 based on charges that he allegedly assaulted his wife and child . (more...)
Sleep deprivation impairs you as much as being drunk Sleep deprivation impairs you as much as being drunk
- November 07, 2017

The same phenomenon can occur when a sleep-deprived driver notices a pedestrian stepping in front of his auto. The finding comes from an unusual study of patients being evaluated for surgery to correct severe epilepsy. "The responses are diminished, and they are smeared over longer periods of time". The ability of the neurons or the nerve cells to communicate between each other is slowed leading to the mental lapses. (more...)
Beshear files lawsuit against pharmaceutical company for deadly drugs Beshear files lawsuit against pharmaceutical company for deadly drugs
- November 07, 2017

More than 190 Kentuckians died in 2016 from an overdose caused by Opana ER, a prescription opioid said to be stronger than morphine. Many were members of the military or veterans, Beshear said. Beshear said in addition, the Centers for Disease Control linked Opana ER to a 2015 wave of HIV and Hepatitis C cases in southern Indiana. The outbreak happened because addicts, some with HIV, shared syringes to inject oxymorphone, the CDC said. (more...)
Worth Watching Stock: The Walt Disney Company (DIS)
- November 07, 2017

About shares traded. Walt Disney Co ( NYSE : DIS ) has risen 9.26% since November 6, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. The Walt Disney Company has a current ratio of 1, indicating whether the company's short-term assets (cash, cash equivalents, marketable securities, receivables and inventory) are readily obtainable to pay off its short-term liabilities. (more...)
Trump funding cut limits Nebraska health insurance sign-ups Trump funding cut limits Nebraska health insurance sign-ups
- November 07, 2017

As a result of the increased rate, for example, a 27-year-old will pay nearly $5,000 a year on average for the ACA's "silver" plans - which provides a basis for premium subsides. If you don't make enough to qualify for private insurance, you may be eligible for Medicaid . The very poor receive other forms of government subsidies to buy coverage that shields them from premium increases. (more...)
Meek Mill reportedly sentenced to 2 years in jail Meek Mill reportedly sentenced to 2 years in jail
- November 07, 2017

Since then prosecutors say Mill has violated parole by repeatedly changing his court-approved travel schedule and ducking a drug test. Meek Mill was given a six year probationary period and placed under house arrest for 90 days in 2016 after he performed at a concert without court approval. (more...)
Morrissey cancels show due to malfunctioning heating system Morrissey cancels show due to malfunctioning heating system
- November 07, 2017

The ex-The Smiths singer scrapped his show Sunday at the Vina Robles Amphitheatre at the last minute. Video below of the announcement at the show, where the venue promises to reschedule the show in 2018, below. "And that came after his USA tour in late 2016 was beset with cancellations and reschedulings after keyboard player Gustavo Manzur fell ill before a show in Boulder, Colo ". (more...)
Child with cancer receiving wish of one last Christmas Child with cancer receiving wish of one last Christmas
- November 06, 2017

Next weekend, nine-year-old Jacob Thompson will celebrate his last Christmas while floods of cards, presents, and well wishes come his way. While in treatment, Thompson is celebrating all his favourite holidays one last time. So Jacob's Family chose to decorate his room like a winter wonderland. "He got some cards from this Halloween, and he opened up and saw them and it was like getting a gift". (more...)
Red Cross: $6M lost through fraud in Ebola response spending Red Cross: $6M lost through fraud in Ebola response spending
- November 06, 2017

The global response to the outbreak drew criticism for moving too slowly. The Red Cross said two other investigations were underway in Guinea. According to reports, the missing money was uncovered after the Red Cross looked at how the organization spent over $120 million gathered to fight Ebola in Sierra Leone , Liberia, and Guinea from 2014 to 2016. (more...)
NHS patients given option to switch to smartphone GP service NHS patients given option to switch to smartphone GP service
- November 06, 2017

Following the successful completion of a trial in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, The GP at Hand service is now being rolled out across the capital. The new service gives access to Global Positioning System at practices in London via the GP at Hand app, run by health provider, Babylon. The service is not suitable for mental health conditions, pregnancy and for infirmity, which is a big chunk of a GP's daily workload. (more...)
Prominent Kashmir Trader Bodies Boycott Meeting With Interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma Prominent Kashmir Trader Bodies Boycott Meeting With Interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma
- November 06, 2017

He said when Home Minister Rajnath Singh had come to Srinagar , the party had received an invitation from the home ministry. On Sunday, Farooq Abdullah had said that he does not expect much from the exercise of the new interlocutor. Those who have shown interest in talks include CPI (M) leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami, Khan Sahib MLA Hakeem Yasin and former agriculture minister Ghulam Hassan Mir. (more...)
Use OTP from December 1 — Aadhaar-Mobile linking Use OTP from December 1 — Aadhaar-Mobile linking
- November 06, 2017

The status of mapping will be intimated to the customer's registered mobile number. SBI customers can also link Aadhaar number with SBI Account through SMS, ATM and branch visit. Among the suggestions made by telcos, subscribers will send their Aadhaar and mobile details to a designated number set up for verification. Now, there are reasons why you as well as everyone - recently even the Supreme Court judges told government lawyers they are getting these messages - are getting these ... (more...)
2.5 million fire extinguishers sold in commercial trucks recalled 2.5 million fire extinguishers sold in commercial trucks recalled
- November 06, 2017

The recall involves two styles of Kidde fire extinguishers - plastic handle fire extinguishers and push-button Pindicator fire extinguishers - representing 134 different models manufactured between 1973 and August 15. Also, this year it is a good idea to check the name and number on your fire extinguishers. There has been almost 400 reports of incidents involving the fire extinguishers not working including one death in 2014 where emergency responders could not get the recalled Kidde fire ... (more...)
Nigeria ready to dialogue with Niger Delta militants after new threat Nigeria ready to dialogue with Niger Delta militants after new threat
- November 06, 2017

One of the militant groups in the south-south, Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, RNDA, says it is ready to lead security agents to the hideout of wanted militant leader Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo. Mulade, Executive Chairman, Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice, implored the Federal Government to fulfill its promises to the economy life base of the country, particularly the good and peace loving people of the oil rich Niger Delta. (more...)
Giants' Ben McAdoo open to benching QB Eli Manning Giants' Ben McAdoo open to benching QB Eli Manning
- November 06, 2017

While his answer was an attempt to dance around being directly critical of the gunslinger, McAdoo still managed to give America a money-quote. A reporter asked head coach Ben McAdoo what he said at halftime to inspire the team. "Well, they've got to do what they've got to do", Manning said. Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley (30) celebrates with teammates after rushing for a touchdown as New York Giants' Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (41) watches during the second half of an ... (more...)
Dolphins players kneel during national anthem
- November 06, 2017

President Donald Trump furthered the controversy in September when he implicitly called Kaepernick a "son of a bitch" and called on National Football League fans to boycott games when kneeling occurred. The players, however, told Gase they felt waiting in the tunnel was interfering with their game preparation. They'll likely be asked about it after the game. (more...)
Anthony Weiner to report to prison on Monday Anthony Weiner to report to prison on Monday
- November 06, 2017

It offers sex offender treatment. Anthony Weiner has been sentenced to 21 months in jail for sexting a minor. The Bureau of Prisons says that FMC-Devens holds just over 1100 inmates at the Ayer facility. He wore his wedding band at the proceeding, but he will likely be unable to take the ring with him to prison. Weiner, 53, twice broke down in tears when he was sentenced in September, following earlier scandals that forced him from Congress in 2011 and sank a comeback bid that saw him ... (more...)
Womb transplants could allow men to have babies, fertility expert claims Womb transplants could allow men to have babies, fertility expert claims
- November 06, 2017

The success of womb transplants in women means that the science is now available to allow similar operations to be carried out on those who began life as men, Dr Richard Paulson, President of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine says. (more...)
Manafort And Gates To Remain Restricted To Their Homes, Judge Says Manafort And Gates To Remain Restricted To Their Homes, Judge Says
- November 06, 2017

A federal judge on Thursday ordered President Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort , and his business associate Rick Gates to remain under home confinement and Global Positioning System monitoring for now. The TV personality, who has been engaged in a decade-long feud with Trump, was quick to praise Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his ongoing probe into possible ties between Trump's 2016 campaign and Russian Federation. (more...)
Odell Beckham Jr. sends touching letter to Deshaun Watson after ACL tear Odell Beckham Jr. sends touching letter to Deshaun Watson after ACL tear
- November 06, 2017

Watson suffered the injury at Thursday's practice. Kaepernick , 30, went 196-for-331 for 2,241 yards (59.2 percent), throwing 16 touchdowns to four interceptions for a 90.7 QB rating through 12 games - 11 starts - in 2016. Watson suffered a torn ACL in his left knee while in college. Since then, he's turned a team known for defense into one with a high-flying offense. (more...)
Enugu Elections: PDP Sweeps Votes In 17 LG Polls
- November 06, 2017

Mr. Okechukwu decried late arrival of materials in many polling units in the state. The APC vice chairman said that he had been to the local government headquarters at Udi to report and the electoral officer assured him that the materials would soon be distributed. (more...)
Ashish Nehra's Farewell Party Video Emerges Online Ashish Nehra's Farewell Party Video Emerges Online
- November 05, 2017

Former Pakistan seamer, Shoaib Akhtar is the latest cricketer to heap praise on the 38-year-old Indian and said that it was nice playing against him . Nehra said there are few moments that define cricketers and such moments also create their image. Ashish Nehra got a fitting farewell on the field as he bowed out at the Feroz Shah Kotla after India's first T20I against New Zealand.Nehra ended his 18-year worldwide career in front of his home crowd, a luxury which not many stars could ... (more...)
Urban Mobility India conference to begin tomorrow in Hyderabad Urban Mobility India conference to begin tomorrow in Hyderabad
- November 05, 2017

On the occasion he said, There is severe crunch in parking spaces everywhere in the country. "This is because auto parking space has become a major problem as many families have ended up having one vehicle for each member", he said. He pointed out to rapid increase in the population of Hyderabad and expected that Metro would bring relief to the city. He congratulated the government for speeding up the project. (more...)