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Stocks to Lookout For: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH), WW Grainger, Inc. (GWW)
- December 01, 2017

The stock increased 3.12% or $6.74 during the last trading session, reaching $222.88. The shares were sold at an average price of $199.49, for a total value of $1,117,144.00. Moreover, Morgan Stanley has 0% invested in Natural Gas Services Group, Inc. Capital Mgmt Corp Va reported 1,188 shares stake. Since June 2, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $913,211 activity. (more...)
Boko Haram razes village, kills at least 5 Boko Haram razes village, kills at least 5
- December 01, 2017

Former Senate leader Mohammed Ali Ndume gave the statistics during plenary. Mr. Kamale, who spoke with PREMIUM TIMES on telephone on Thursday, said while the military continued to make claims of "decimating" the insurgents, the situation in Madagali had been "grossly under-reported" in a series of security reports filed by the military to Mr. (more...)
Pope Francis urges Myanmar youth to defend human rights Pope Francis urges Myanmar youth to defend human rights
- November 30, 2017

Vatican spokesman Greg Burke said the pope's decision not to refer to the Rohingya did not take away from anything he had said in the past - he had mentioned them and their suffering before his Myanmar visit - but added that Vatican diplomacy was "not infallible" and others were entitled to their views. (more...)
Student's charitable tweet goes viral, leaving her with promise to donate $210000 Student's charitable tweet goes viral, leaving her with promise to donate $210000
- November 30, 2017

Jude's Children's Research after a Thanksgiving tweet went viral. She also still plans to donate her own money as promised in her original tweet. Messina thought the campaign would attract a handful of interactions from her friends and followers, but by the next day the post had spread like wildfire through the Internet, forcing her to call off the drive, she told KREM. (more...)
Global Natural Fiber Composites Market Outlook, Growth, Demand, Trends, Size 2017 Global Natural Fiber Composites Market Outlook, Growth, Demand, Trends, Size 2017
- November 30, 2017

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Man claims he contracted eye-eating parasite riding Kennywood's 'Raging Rapids' Man claims he contracted eye-eating parasite riding Kennywood's 'Raging Rapids'
- November 30, 2017

Near the end of the ride, Robert Trostle was splashed with water in his left eye, according to the lawsuit. Robert Trostle said he was on it with his wife, Krystina, in July, when water splashed into his left eye. However, because of how far it had penetrated his eye, doctors weren't able to completely remove it, the report says. The Raging Rapids simulates a whitewater rafting excursion and opened in 1985, according to Kennywood's website. (more...)
HCSO: 'Most wanted' fugitive captured after 11 years on the run HCSO: 'Most wanted' fugitive captured after 11 years on the run
- November 30, 2017

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Goalfest ends 4-3 in FC Goa's favour Goalfest ends 4-3 in FC Goa's favour
- November 30, 2017

Following that, FC Goa suffered a narrow 1-2 defeat against Mumbai City FC. FC Goa midfielder Brandon Fernandes, who has faced Bengaluru FC in the I-League, said: " Bengaluru FC are a much stronger team and we have to take that as a challenge. (more...)
More than half USA toddlers face obesity More than half USA toddlers face obesity
- November 30, 2017

The findings were based on a rigorous simulation model that provides the most accurate predictions to date of obesity prevalence at various ages. " Adult obesity is linked with increased risk of diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, and cancer ", said lead author Zachary Ward, an analyst at Harvard University's T.H. (more...)
Inspiration for Ice Bucket Challenge charity drive dies aged 46
- November 30, 2017

His obituary reads : "Anthony's positive attitude and fighting spirit helped him beat doctors' expectations by living more than ten years beyond their prognosis". The Ice Bucket Challenge was also originally criticised as a fad rather than a legitimate fundraising effort and those taking part in it merely wanting to be seen participating in the latest trend or a prime example of "slacktivism" - online activism that requires minimal time, effort or meaningful involvement. (more...)
Sorry but dogs are actually smarter than cats Sorry but dogs are actually smarter than cats
- November 30, 2017

Professor of biological sciences and study author, Suzana Herculano-Houzel said levels of cortical neurons, cells that help power the brain, increase the ability to transmit information. The results? Canines had a significantly higher number than felines. At least dogs have more neurons in their cerebral cortex than cats. "Our findings showed that dogs have the biological capability of doing much more complex and flexible things with their lives than cats can", Herculano-Houzel added. (more...)
Migraine drug could halve the length of attacks, study shows Migraine drug could halve the length of attacks, study shows
- November 30, 2017

The six-month Phase III STRIVE study assessed the potential of erenumab - which is created to specifically block the CGRP receptor - in preventing episodic migraine. "Results from the Phase III study of fremanezumab for the preventive treatment of chronic migraine highlight the importance of therapies targeting CGRP as a potential significant advancement in the treatment of patients suffering from debilitating symptoms", noted Stephen Silberstein, principal investigator of the HALO trial, ... (more...)
Big Boss 11: Hina Khan mocking Sakshi Tanwar and Gauhar Khan Big Boss 11: Hina Khan mocking Sakshi Tanwar and Gauhar Khan
- November 30, 2017

However, unfortunately, Hina has been drawing flak for her behaviour inside the reality TV show. As the video went viral Gauhar khan, took to her twitter account and wrote, "You haven't learnt good manners but wish you might have learnt some mathematics because then you might not have become a butt of all jokes for the things you say in your vanity". (more...)
Sensex Drops 155 Points On Weak Global Cues; Nifty Hovers Above 10300 Sensex Drops 155 Points On Weak Global Cues; Nifty Hovers Above 10300
- November 30, 2017

Sentiment took a hit after North Korea test fired an intercontinental ballistic missile, ratcheting up tensions with the US. The barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which opened at 33,542.50 points, traded at 33,318.47 points - down 284.29 points or 0.85 per cent - from Wednesday's close. (more...)
Ashes: James Anderson likes England's chances in pink-ball Adelaide Test Ashes: James Anderson likes England's chances in pink-ball Adelaide Test
- November 30, 2017

England's all-time leading wicket-taker James Anderson says getting Steve Smith's wicket cheaply is crucial to the tourists' chances of squaring the Ashes series in Adelaide this week. "For us that's encouraging, we can build on that". "The Adelaide wicket might bring some of the bowlers into the game a little bit but, having said that, it's probably one of the quickest wickets in the country at night", Smith said. (more...)
Lamarr Houston waived, heads back to Chicago Lamarr Houston waived, heads back to Chicago
- November 30, 2017

The Bears have claimed linebacker Lamarr Houston off waivers, addressing a position of recent need. The 30-year-old Houston played in five games for the Texans after being released by Chicago on September 6. During his first go-round with the Bears, Houston registered nine sacks and picked up 46 tackles. He was originally drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the second round of the 2012 cycle out of Texas. (more...)
Missing Riverdale dad and daughter tracked to Las Vegas Missing Riverdale dad and daughter tracked to Las Vegas
- November 30, 2017

Riverdale Police are working with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department to locate Stinger and his daughter. Josh Stinger, 41, of Riverdale, was driving and his 2-year-old daughter, Gabby Stinger, were in a minor crash Tuesday morning, according to a news release from Riverdale police . (more...)
FDA warns Dog bone treats could be deadly FDA warns Dog bone treats could be deadly
- November 30, 2017

The statement has been periodically updated over the years to factor in the number of reports of canine illnesses and deaths the FDA has received. Of the 90 total illnesses reported by both pet owners and veterinarians, 15 resulted in the death of a dog. (more...)
Holcomb: Excise Police To Issue Warnings To Stores Selling CBD Holcomb: Excise Police To Issue Warnings To Stores Selling CBD
- November 30, 2017

In the USA state of IN, stores have been given 60 days to clear their shelves of cannabidiol products, particularly those containing THC. "There should be no confusion if you're now on those lists and you're able to purchase CBD oil, you still can", Governor Eric Holcomb said . (more...)
Aaron Judge Received More Votes Than Kristaps Porzingis In NYC Mayoral Election Aaron Judge Received More Votes Than Kristaps Porzingis In NYC Mayoral Election
- November 29, 2017

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BBC creates a single entity from Studios, Worldwide merger BBC creates a single entity from Studios, Worldwide merger
- November 29, 2017

The new BBC Studios will be led by chief executive officers Tim Davie and Mark Linsey. It will make the new £1.4 billion ($1.9 billion) company - to be known as BBC Studios starting in April - the second-largest United Kingdom superindie group behind 21st Century Fox-owned Endemol Shine Group, in line with ITV Studios and RTL Group-backed FremantleMedia, ahead of Discovery and Liberty Global-owned All3Media, and twice the size of the Banijay Group. (more...)
Arsenal won't sell Ozil, Sanchez in January - Wenger Arsenal won't sell Ozil, Sanchez in January - Wenger
- November 29, 2017

With a game every 3 days until the New Year I thought Wenger would be doing some of his famous rotation magic, but Le Prof has made it clear that every point is like gold dust at the moment and will be playing his best team available. That's impossible to answer today because I don't know. "We will make sure we are focused on ourselves, make it as uncomfortable for them as possible and try to play to our best". (more...)
Black Mirror has sad, sick stories to tell in 'Black Museum' trailer Black Mirror has sad, sick stories to tell in 'Black Museum' trailer
- November 29, 2017

Today, Netflix has released a trailer for the third of six episodes. Black Mirror's run of cryptic season four episode trailers continues with a first look at upcoming story Black Museum , which sees a young woman ( Letitia Wright ) exploring a grisly American museum of crime overseen by a mysterious and slightly sinister proprietor ( Douglas Hodge ). (more...)
Paswan expresses helplessness in controlling rising onion price Paswan expresses helplessness in controlling rising onion price
- November 29, 2017

The prices of onions in other metro cities is in the range of Rs 50-70 per kg depending on the quality and locality. The prices are likely to remain high for the next one week to 10 days. It has procured approximately 1,000 tonnes of onions so far, said Avinash Srivastava, Consumer Affairs Secretary. The delayed decision by the Centre to procure onions from mandis and import them have not yet borne any result. (more...)
How Analysts Feel About Medtronic Plc (NYSE:MDT) After Decrease in Sellers?
- November 29, 2017

The firm owned 81,884 shares of the medical technology company's stock after purchasing an additional 14,218 shares during the period. About shares traded. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Hold" rating and $9100 target in Tuesday, July 18 report. Middleton & Co Inc MA now owns 7,645 shares of the medical technology company's stock valued at $661,000 after buying an additional 35 shares during the period. (more...)
WHO Estimates 10 Percent of Developing Countries' Medical Products Falsified or Substandard WHO Estimates 10 Percent of Developing Countries' Medical Products Falsified or Substandard
- November 29, 2017

According to the WHO's new report, these medicines fail to treat the disease and can lead to serious illness. "Substandard and falsified medicines particularly affect the most vulnerable communities", said Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the WHO Director-General. (more...)
Bournemouth vs. Burnley live stream Bournemouth vs. Burnley live stream
- November 29, 2017

Their previous game saw Eddie Howe's men in red and black hold Paul Clement's Swansea to a goalless draw at the Liberty Stadium . However, Wilson's success this season is being overshadowed by the disappointing seasons from Jermain Defoe and Joshua King. (more...)
Semen Analysis Market Development and Trends Forecasts Report 2017 Semen Analysis Market Development and Trends Forecasts Report 2017
- November 29, 2017

In terms of geography, the market for truck mounted concrete pumps in Asia Pacific presently holds the lion's share in the global market owing to a thriving construction industry in some of its top developing economies. Global Positive Displacement Pump market offers a valuable tool to assess the latest Positive Displacement Pump market statistics and market scenario. (more...)
Nadda asserts Indias anti-Malaria efforts a success Nadda asserts Indias anti-Malaria efforts a success
- November 29, 2017

In 2016, 91 countries reported a total of 216 million cases of malaria, an increase of 5 million cases over the previous year. "The other countries had no major outbreaks reported", according to report. Between 2014 and 2016, just 15.5 million insecticide treated mosquito nets, regarded as the primary prevention method for malaria were distributed in India. (more...)
Snapchat CEO blames rival social networks for fake news Snapchat CEO blames rival social networks for fake news
- November 29, 2017

The hope is that the app shows users more of what they want with as little friction as possible. Spiegel also hinted that Snapchat would adopt a Facebook-style news feed somewhere within the app - though in his op-ed, he said this won't be curated by friends as per Facebook , but by a Netflix-style algorithm. (more...)