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Hallmark Capital Management Inc. Buys 1657 Shares of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL)
- November 12, 2017

The stock increased 1.01% or $0.51 on November 10, reaching $50.81. About 1.18M shares traded. Novartis AG (ADR) (NYSE:NVS) has risen 7.67% since November 10, 2016 and is uptrending. Suntrust Banks holds 0% of its portfolio in SpartanNash Co (NASDAQ:SPTN) for 10,259 shares. Citadel Advisors Ltd Liability Company stated it has 77,785 shares or 0% of all its holdings. (more...)
EU's Vestager seeking details on Apple's recent tax set-up (AAPL) EU's Vestager seeking details on Apple's recent tax set-up (AAPL)
- November 12, 2017

Apple relocated its tax residency to the tiny island of Jersey after the beginning of the investigation back in 2014. As the largest taxpayer in the world we've paid over $35 billion in corporate income taxes over the past three years, plus billions of dollars more in property tax, payroll tax, sales tax and VAT. (more...)
In a race against time, Ridley Scott cuts out Kevin Spacey In a race against time, Ridley Scott cuts out Kevin Spacey
- November 11, 2017

The family did not report the assault at the time because the boy was embarrassed and scared. Kevin Spacey (left) and Christopher Plummer attend the 13th annual Monte Cristo Awards at The Edison Ballroom in New York City, on April 15, 2013. (more...)
World Health Organization urges end to antibiotics use in healthy food-producing animals World Health Organization urges end to antibiotics use in healthy food-producing animals
- November 11, 2017

Overuse and misuse of antibiotics in animals and humans is contributing to the growing threat of "superbugs", which become immune to existing drugs and allow minor injuries and common infections to become deadly. "Under current Food and Drug Administration (FDA) policy, medically important antibiotics should not be used for growth promotion in animals". Antibiotics should not be used in these animals for the objective of disease prevention without diagnosis, the directive says. (more...)
United Kingdom 73 Utah Valley 63 United Kingdom 73 Utah Valley 63
- November 11, 2017

Utah Valley scored the first three points of the second half before the Wildcats came storming back to take the lead. "So I'll play as much as I have to to win a game", Calipari said. He shot 50 percent from the field and sank 2 of 4 3-pointers. Kentucky was stone cold in the first half and ended the half missing their final 15 shot attempts. (more...)
Franklin Resources Inc. Trims Stake in Eli Lilly and Company (LLY)
- November 11, 2017

The stock increased 7.43% or $0.65 on November 10, reaching $9.4. Following the transaction, the director now owns 33,504 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,407,262.40. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be given a $0.52 dividend. (NASDAQ:ORMP). Creative Planning accumulated 2,000 shares. Bath Savings Trust has invested 0.25% in Pra Group Inc (NASDAQ:PRAA). (more...)
Altria Group (MO) Shares Sold by Opus Capital Group LLC
- November 11, 2017

About 2.67 million shares traded. Altria Group (NYSE:MO) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. It has underperformed by 4.78% the S&P500. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of MO in report on Thursday, October 26 with "Buy" rating. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of MO in report on Thursday, July 27 with "Hold" rating. (more...)
Schmeichel takes swipe at ex-Man Utd pal Keane; slams Ireland tactics Schmeichel takes swipe at ex-Man Utd pal Keane; slams Ireland tactics
- November 11, 2017

We've missed out on qualification the last two times. "It is no secret that it hasn't been enjoyable sitting at home watching it on TV and we don't want to experience again". Schmeichel has got three cleans sheets from his seven starts - compared with Darren Randolph's five from ten starts. Schmeichel did knock back the suggestion that Christian Eriksen's style of play would suffer in particular, stating that he is used to the pitch at this stage as he prepares to make his 74th cap. (more...)
Two arrested after dismembered body found Two arrested after dismembered body found
- November 11, 2017

Authorities got a search warrant and found Stone's body hidden under the home. Mueller said that prior to the discovery of the remains that investigators noticed Stone's wallet was still inside the residence and there were spatters of blood by the front door. (more...)
Widow in emotional meeting with man given dead husband's face in transplant Widow in emotional meeting with man given dead husband's face in transplant
- November 11, 2017

Lilly admitted to Andy she had been "scared" to see him for the first time and was relieved to see his eyes and forehead meant he was no doppleganger of her high school sweetheart. For Ross, the surgery has also given her some peace. Andy, who is on daily anti-rejection medication and is working to retrain his nerves to work with his new face, said the transplant had given him a new life. (more...)
Man accused of burning girlfriend arrested in Arkansas
- November 11, 2017

Jerry Glenn Willis , 43, is now in custody after his girlfriend was doused with gasoline and set afire. He is wanted for domestic aggravated assault and kidnapping. According to Pearl River County Sheriff David Allison, Jerry Glenn Willis was found burning a auto in Monroe County. She was transported to a local hospital for treatment and is now undergoing treatment at a Jackson hospital. (more...)
Some fidget spinners sold at Target contain potentially risky lead Some fidget spinners sold at Target contain potentially risky lead
- November 11, 2017

Despite the fact that fidget spinners are so popular with the grade-school set that many elementary schools have banned them as a classroom distraction, the CPSC's interim leadership classifies most fidget spinners as "general use products" exempt from child toy safety standards. (more...)
Researchers Discover a Way to Rejuvenate Aging Cells Researchers Discover a Way to Rejuvenate Aging Cells
- November 11, 2017

The team, comprising of researchers from the University of Exeter and the University of Brighton , noted that within hours of applying the chemicals, the genes started to behave like young cells and began dividing. While resveratrol compounds were found to rejuvenate old cells in the study, scientists do not now have enough evidence to definitively answer the question of whether eating foods containing high levels of resveratrols has any effect on the aging process. (more...)
1 in 5 Americans uses tobacco products — CDC
- November 11, 2017

The survey has been used to measure current cigarette smoking among adults for more than 5 decades, but ongoing surveillance of other tobacco products started more recently. It found that 20.1 percent of the U.S. population-some 49 million people-uses tobacco regularly. Rates were also higher among people in the Midwest region and those with a GED. (more...)
Detained Singaporean and Malaysian journalists brought to court in Myanmar Detained Singaporean and Malaysian journalists brought to court in Myanmar
- November 11, 2017

The local interpreter, Aung Naing Soe, and driver, Hla Tin, working with the pair of journalists were also sentenced to serve two months in jail. But the judge instead opted for a fresh charge of violating aircraft laws, which carries up to a three month sentence. (more...)
Washington Huskies vs. Stanford Cardinals football Washington Huskies vs. Stanford Cardinals football
- November 11, 2017

He broke free for a 52-yard touchdown run but was otherwise held to 17 yards on 15 attempts. How can you tune in to Friday night's game between Washington and Stanford? To be fair, they haven't played many great teams this season, but the Washington program has prided itself on a strong defense for years. (more...)
Toxic smog: Delhi turns 10 times more polluted than Beijing Toxic smog: Delhi turns 10 times more polluted than Beijing
- November 11, 2017

In the short run, the high levels of pollution may result in increase in severity of symptoms of respiratory diseases. "Delhi has become a gas chamber". The air quality index continues to be in the hazardous category in various parts of Delhi with the smog affecting the visibility for the third day in a row on Thursday. (more...)
Comics Based on Telltale's Batman Series Coming Soon Comics Based on Telltale's Batman Series Coming Soon
- November 11, 2017

The World's Greatest Detective has narrowed down his suspect list once again, and Telltale confirmed that Troy Baker's Batman will arrive on the Switch next week. BATMAN - The Telltale Series will don the cowl once more on the Nintendo Switch when it releases both physically and digitally on November 14. (more...)
HighTower Advisors LLC Reduces Position in Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. (SGMO) HighTower Advisors LLC Reduces Position in Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. (SGMO)
- November 10, 2017

Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 12,978 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $114,000 after purchasing an additional 832 shares during the period. A rating of 1 or 2 would represent a Buy, and a 3 rating would signify a Hold on the stock. At present, 0 analysts call it Sell, while 2 think it is Hold. (more...)
HPV jab reduces need for cervical cancer smear tests, researchers say HPV jab reduces need for cervical cancer smear tests, researchers say
- November 10, 2017

The study also suggests that unvaccinated women should only need seven lifetime screens when the new screening test comes in, five fewer than is now standard. "This decision would free up resources for where they are needed most". Cervical samples will be tested for HPV but only checked for abnormal cells if the virus is found. (more...)
I Had To Leave Chelsea To Get Playing Time - Ruben Loftus-Cheek I Had To Leave Chelsea To Get Playing Time - Ruben Loftus-Cheek
- November 10, 2017

Loftus-Cheek is 21 years of age and operates as a midfielder, and he is now on loan at Crystal Palace. However, the midfielder says a move from the defending Premier League champions was necessary if he wanted to maximise his career. Gareth Southgate is set to hand England global debuts to Tammy Abraham, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Jordan Pickford against Germany , according to Sky sources. (more...)
Consumption of mushrooms can help fight ageing, reveals study Consumption of mushrooms can help fight ageing, reveals study
- November 10, 2017

Researchers at Pennsylvania State University found that mushrooms are the highest known single source of ergothioneine and glutathione - antioxidants both known to promote anti-aging, Newsweek reports . Mushrooms that are high in glutathione are also high in ergothioneine, for example. The study looked at 13 different species of mushrooms to check for the amounts of the antioxidants - ergothioneine and glutathione in them. (more...)
Bank of Nova Scotia (The) (NYSE:BNS) Research Coverage Started at Macquarie Bank of Nova Scotia (The) (NYSE:BNS) Research Coverage Started at Macquarie
- November 10, 2017

Over the past five trading sessions shares of Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) are -0.64%; 0.49% for the month; 5.84% for the last quarter; -0.21% for the past six-months; and 1.8% for the last 12 months. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Tuesday, May 23 by Barclays Capital. More news for Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) were recently published by: Prnewswire.com, which released: "Stocks Under Scanner in the Banking Space - PNC Financial Services Group ..." on November 08, 2017. (more...)
Veterans Day weekend events include solemn ceremony, parade Veterans Day weekend events include solemn ceremony, parade
- November 10, 2017

In conjunction with the parade, the Armed Services YMCA will set up its "Field of Heroes" display at the George M. Reed Roadside Park in St. Robert, which is along the parade route, on Friday and Saturday. Breakfast is on a first-come, first-served basis and proof of veteran eligibility must be shown. "The improvements are going to be fantastic", Lerch said. (more...)
Experts Watch-list Companies: Fitbit, Inc. (FIT), Target Corporation (TGT) Experts Watch-list Companies: Fitbit, Inc. (FIT), Target Corporation (TGT)
- November 10, 2017

According to Zacks, "Fitbit is a manufacturer of wearable fitness tracking devices". The company has been introducing new products to increase its revenue base. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of global trademark and copyright laws. The legal version of this news story can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/11/09/fitbit-inc-fit-upgraded-to-buy-by-zacks-investment-research.html. (more...)
ICC opens probe into alleged crimes in Burundi unrest ICC opens probe into alleged crimes in Burundi unrest
- November 10, 2017

Only if and when, based on the evidence collected, there are reasonable grounds to believe a person is criminally responsible for crimes within the jurisdiction of the Court, will my Office request the judges to issue an arrest warrant or summons to appear. (more...)
The Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD) Position Decreased by Hennessy Advisors Inc
- November 10, 2017

Willow Creek Wealth Management Inc increased Ball Corp (BLL) stake by 100.19% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Insiders own 1.30% of the company's stock. $325,114 worth of stock was sold by Alton Gregg H on Thursday, June 1. Gilead Sciences, Inc . (NASDAQ:GILD) has declined 21.80% since November 9, 2016 and is downtrending. (more...)
US Judge Says Dreamer Suits Can Be Reviewed by Courts US Judge Says Dreamer Suits Can Be Reviewed by Courts
- November 10, 2017

They are also eligible for work authorization. DACA recipients were brought here by no fault of their own and see America as their country and their home. The administration said it would stop considering new applications but allowed any current DACA recipients with a permit set to expire before March 5, 2018, the opportunity to apply for a two-year renewal, if they applied by October 5. (more...)
DEA to Schedule All Fentanyl Analogues to Aid in Fight Against Traffickers
- November 10, 2017

The action is the Justice Department's latest effort to address the country's opioid epidemic. Every day, 55 Americans die of overdoses of synthetic opioids, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But the law presents some cumbersome challenges. "By scheduling all fentanyls, we empower our law enforcement officers and prosecutors to take swift and necessary action against those spreading these deadly poisons", said Attorney General Jeff Sessions in an announcement of ... (more...)
Police station retracts statement on wiping carts to prevent fentanyl overdose Police station retracts statement on wiping carts to prevent fentanyl overdose
- November 10, 2017

While is it nearly impossible for a person on fentanyl to spread the substance just through touch, the drug itself can cause harm if it makes direct contact with a person's skin. However, after having it up for about a day, the department deleted their post Thursday morning. It says if someone using Fentanyl touches the handle and leaves behind residue, it could cause you to overdose, if you touch it. (more...)