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'Real Housewives' star Luann de Lesseps arrested in Palm Beach 'Real Housewives' star Luann de Lesseps arrested in Palm Beach
- December 26, 2017

In the statement, de Lesseps offers her honest apologies to anyone she might have offended with her behavior. After news came down this morning that Luann De Lesseps had been arrested - and charged with multiple felonies - in Florida overnight, social media was awash with shock and surprise that her altercation with police could have gone so badly . (more...)
Analysts See $1.34 EPS for BOK Financial Corporation (BOKF)
- December 26, 2017

About 171,625 shares traded. Sterne Agee CRT initiated BOK Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: BOKF ) on Thursday, August 20 with "Neutral" rating. (BPI) by 21.53% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm owned 279,389 shares of the bank's stock after purchasing an additional 2,893 shares during the period. Alliancebernstein LP reported 0% in BOK Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:BOKF). (more...)
Cr Bard INC (BCR) Stake Has Upped by Kellner Capital Llc
- December 26, 2017

The company has market cap of $24.22 billion. (NYSE: BCR ) has risen 40.70% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.00% the S&P500. Mitsubishi Ufj Trust And Banking Corp holds 0.09% or 145,620 shares in its portfolio. First National Tru invested in 0.04% or 985 shares. Wellington Management Llp invested in 0% or 14,762 shares. (more...)
Facing government shutdown, what happens to local CHIP kids? Facing government shutdown, what happens to local CHIP kids?
- December 26, 2017

Though CHIP is popular on both sides of the political aisle, its funding ended on September 30, and Congress has failed to reauthorize it. States have started warning that children will lose their coverage if lawmakers don't act fast. But that's at the expense of states that were not running out as quickly. The stopgap spending measure gives CMS new money to transfer to states with funding shortfalls. (more...)
Analyst EPS Estimates Screen: Calgon Carbon Corporation (CCC)
- December 26, 2017

Calgon Carbon's payout ratio is now 37.04%. It closed at $21.4 lastly. It is down 0.14% since December 25, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.84% the S&P500. Baird with "Buy". Roth Capital maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Wednesday, August 9 report. The rating was initiated by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, June 1 with "Outperform". (more...)
US Life Expectancy Falls Again, Overdoses Increase US Life Expectancy Falls Again, Overdoses Increase
- December 25, 2017

But in October, the president instead declared a public health emergency around the crisis, an announcement that carried no promise of additional funding. Life expectancy in the United States has fallen for the second year in a row, dropping from 78.7 to 78.6 for babies born in 2016, data that contradicts a decline in overall U.S mortality rates. (more...)
Doctors: Stay at home if you have the flu
- December 25, 2017

Of course, not every cough and runny nose is a sign of the flu, but Dallas County Health and Human Services officials don't like what they're seeing. This flu season could be a potentially harsh one, and experts say the worst time could coincide with the height of the holiday season and start of the new year. (more...)
Techie missing after putting vehicle up for sale on OLX Techie missing after putting vehicle up for sale on OLX
- December 25, 2017

Ajitabh's friends suspect foul play by the person who called him on Monday. The police said his phone was last traced to Gunjur near Varthur around 7.30 pm before it was switched off. He is said to have put his auto up for sale to fund his studies. "When he left home, he was in casual wear and didn't tell anyone where he was going", news reports quoted Ravi as saying. (more...)
Bengaluru becomes first city in India to have its own logo Bengaluru becomes first city in India to have its own logo
- December 25, 2017

Singapore, Paris, London, Melbourne, Berlin, New York are some other cities that have their own tourism logo. The logo was crowdsourced through a contest which was part in English and part in Kannada and selected from the 1350 entries. Branding Bengaluru is an attempt to put the city on the global pedestal to enhance the city's economy, employment, trade and commerce", Kharge added. (more...)
Green leafy vegetables may help prevent memory loss Green leafy vegetables may help prevent memory loss
- December 25, 2017

A new study finds that eating a serving of leafy greens a day could help protect against age-related memory loss and decline. A cognitive decline may result to dementia which is one of the most feared conditions of aging across the world. (more...)
Those found smuggling cows will be killed warns BJP lawmaker from Rajasthan Those found smuggling cows will be killed warns BJP lawmaker from Rajasthan
- December 25, 2017

The cow is our mother". The BJP legislator also rubbished the claim that the mob attacked Khan; he said that Khan was wounded when the truck overturned as people gave chase, reported NDTV . In November, Ummar Khan was shot dead on the Alwar-Bharatpur border, by alleged cow vigilantes. The police admitted him first to a hospital in Ramgarh, but given the seriousness of his injuries, he was referred to another hospital in Alwar city. (more...)
Virtual reality game killed the player in real life, here's how Virtual reality game killed the player in real life, here's how
- December 25, 2017

We recognize such things are extremely rare and this is the first reported VR related death (that we know about) but a awful tragedy nonetheless. Reports from Russian Federation state that a 44-year-old man was found dead in his apartment as a result of a VR-related accident last Thursday. (more...)
Papa John's founder out as CEO weeks after National Football League comments Papa John's founder out as CEO weeks after National Football League comments
- December 25, 2017

Schnatter had blamed slowing sales growth on the outcry surrounding NFL players kneeling during the national anthem. He will be replaced on January 1 by COO Steve Ritchie . An industry analyst said that he expects there to be strategic continuity, but that Ritchie will make his own imprint as well. The man who founded Papa John's Pizza is out as CEO. (more...)
Hawaii Bowl Preview — PODCAST Hawaii Bowl Preview — PODCAST
- December 25, 2017

Fast forward to Christmas Eve of this year, and the Bulldogs are Hawaii Bowl champions after defeating the University of Houston , 33-27 at Aloha Stadium. Camacho lined up a 24-yard field goal attempt late in the third quarter, but it was blocked by Houston's Jeremy Winchester and returned 94 yards for a touchdown by Alexander Myres. (more...)
Nigeria petrol scarcity bites harder Nigeria petrol scarcity bites harder
- December 25, 2017

He said the product was being smuggled across the borders because of the price disparity that exists between Nigeria and the neighbouring countries. The imported products are also being supplemented by supplies from the local refineries. (more...)
Sobeys withdraws romaine lettuce, shelves of its supermarkets
- December 24, 2017

Cases of contamination have been reported in Quebec, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. The company says it act as a preventive measure, while the canadian Agency of the public health demand of the population of eastern Canada to avoid drinking the romaine lettuce until further notice. (more...)
Sprouts Farmers Market Inc (SFM) Stake Lowered by TD Asset Management Inc
- December 24, 2017

The stock increased 0.16% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $24.82. About 617,289 shares traded or 61.80% up from the average. Waterstone Capital Management L.P. 113.96 million shares or 3.39% less from 117.95 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 0.03% or 232,029 shares. (more...)
Giant Marine Plesiosaur Discovered by Argentine Scientists Giant Marine Plesiosaur Discovered by Argentine Scientists
- December 24, 2017

The "surprising" discovery has never been documented, according to a statement from the National University of La Matanza, near Buenos Aires. Soledad Gouiric, a researcher at CONICET, highlighted the finding's importance: "The site doesn't have the type of rock where you can find materials preserved in three dimensions, like the vertebrae of this marine reptile", Gouiric said. (more...)
Life expectancy drops again in United States in wake of opioid crisis — CDC Life expectancy drops again in United States in wake of opioid crisis — CDC
- December 24, 2017

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 63,600 people died from overdoses nationwide a year ago. Disparities were also seen across gender lines. Deaths were also up from Alzheimer's disease, respiratory disease, kidney disease and diabetes. The 2016 average life expectancy fell from 78.7 in 2015 to 78.6 in 2016, following a decline from 78.9 in 2014. (more...)
Delhi 'baba's' ashrams in UP raided, 40 women found Delhi 'baba's' ashrams in UP raided, 40 women found
- December 24, 2017

Yesterday, a raid was conducted by the high court-appointed team of Delhi Commission for Women ( DCW ) along with the Child Welfare Committee (CWC) and the Delhi Police at one of the ashrams. Senior police officials led the raids. Baba Dixit, who was born and brought up in Farrukhabad , had established his first Ashram in Kampil on his ancentral land in 1984 and later another at Siktarbagh. (more...)
ECP to complete delimitation of constituencies by May 3 ECP to complete delimitation of constituencies by May 3
- December 24, 2017

The session, chaired by the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sardar Raza, was also attended by all four provincial Election Commissioners, Chief Secretaries, the National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) Chairman and the Statistics Secretary. (more...)
Nikki Haley Embarrassed America by Bullying UN: Ex-NATO Ambassador Nikki Haley Embarrassed America by Bullying UN: Ex-NATO Ambassador
- December 24, 2017

Peters called the UN's 128-9 vote that rejects the USA decision on Jerusalem as insignificant and said the government made a misstep in its threat to cut off funding to nations that oppose Trump's decision. "Effective four years after the date of the enactment of this Act, the United States Mission to the United Nations shall be closed and all staff and any remaining functions of such office shall be carried out through the Secretary of State and the Department of State", Scarborough's ... (more...)
$0.84 EPS Expected for Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)
- December 23, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. RWC Asset Management LLP lowered its stake in Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) by 56.0% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. Eqis reported 18,287 shares stake. Ativo Capital Management Llc owns 25,007 shares or 0.4% of their U.S. portfolio. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 76,993 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $4,956,809.34. (more...)
A salad a day may keep dementia away A salad a day may keep dementia away
- December 23, 2017

Martha Morris. Consuming one serving a day - such as a lunchtime salad - was enough to reap the benefits. Methods This was a prospective study of 960 participants of the Memory and Aging Project, ages 58-99 years, who completed a food frequency questionnaire and had ≥2 cognitive assessments over a mean 4.7 years. (more...)
Doctor charged in deaths of 5 patients from opioid overdoses Doctor charged in deaths of 5 patients from opioid overdoses
- December 23, 2017

Raymond Kraynak, the doctor who allegedly operated a "pill mill" that caused the deaths of five patients, has been released on bail. He called the volume of pills Kraynak is alleged to have prescribed "staggering". The U.S. attorney's office said Kraynak prescribed about 2.8 million dosage units of opioids to about 2,800 patients over the 19-month period. Additionally, the physician faces a maximum of 20 years' imprisonment for each of the 12 counts related to the unlawful distribution of ... (more...)
CT health officials urge people to get a flu shot
- December 23, 2017

Statistical modeling with those results was used to generate an estimate of the number of flu-associated respiratory deaths worldwide. DPH Commissioner Raul Pino says people should not be deterred from getting the shot by reports that the vaccine hasn't been as effective as usual elsewhere. (more...)
Delphi Automotive (NYSE:APTV) Coverage Initiated at Evercore ISI
- December 23, 2017

The institutional investor held 6,640 shares of the package goods and cosmetics company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $385,000, down from 14,705 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Investment Of Virginia Ltd has invested 1.09% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 62,069 shares. Cap Guardian Trust has 850 shares. (more...)
NEW E. Coli Warning Continues for Romain Lettuce in Province NEW E. Coli Warning Continues for Romain Lettuce in Province
- December 23, 2017

Health Canada had initially released some safety tips, but now they are asking the public to consume other types of lettuce until more is known about the outbreak. coli (O157) is one of the strains more likely to cause severe illness", the agency said. Most people recover on their own, but some people develop a more serious illness that requires hospital care and could lead to seizures, strokes, kidney failure, and death. (more...)
Fla. doctors to remove basketball-sized tumor from teen's face Fla. doctors to remove basketball-sized tumor from teen's face
- December 23, 2017

Robert Marx, chief of oral and maxillofacial surgery for the University of Miami Health System or UHealth. Dr Robert Marx of University of Miami Health systems will lead the surgery to remove the tumor next month and told Daily Mail Online: 'In addition to improving his vision, airways and ability to eat, we hope the surgery will give the boy back his identity'. (more...)
Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) Stake Increased by Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB
- December 23, 2017

Teacher Retirement System Of Texas, which manages about $16.26B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Mccormick & Co Inc (NYSE:MKC) by 131,061 shares to 241,798 shares, valued at $24.82M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Its up 0.18, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. (NYSE:RMT). Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc has 13,233 shares. 149,414 were accumulated by Bokf Na. The fund owned 3,795,007 shares of the company's stock after purchasing an additional 79,952 shares during the quarter. (more...)