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DAPPMA assures Nigerians of steady supply of petrol DAPPMA assures Nigerians of steady supply of petrol
- December 30, 2017

So far, between yesterday and today, seven of such stations along the Kubwa and Airport Road axes of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, have been clamped down with the petrol found in their storage tanks dispensed free of charge to motorists by the members of the Joint Task Force led by the Group Managing Director of NNPC, Dr Maikanti Baru. (more...)
Buhari upset with villa security operatives for allowing Yusuf go bike racing Buhari upset with villa security operatives for allowing Yusuf go bike racing
- December 30, 2017

Hanan shared the update on his progress through a post on Instagram bringing end to speculations about his status. "Alamdulilahi. Thank you for all the messages". "He was very devastated when he saw his son, Yusuf, in a very critical situation", THISDAY quotes a source. "From the way the president spoke, it appears the security aides are in trouble". (more...)
Lancashire hospitals raise millions in Lancashire hospitals raise millions in "tax on sick" parking fees
- December 30, 2017

The cost conscious Trust is reportedly set to introduce charges for disabled parkers. The East Kent Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust took £3,997,745 in auto park charges in 2016/17. "Our charges are still among the lowest in the country and we are also working hard to make alternatives to the vehicle more attractive for both patients and our own staff". (more...)
Q4 2017 EPS Estimates for Sarepta Therapeutics Inc Decreased by Oppenheimer (SRPT)
- December 30, 2017

Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ: SRPT ) traded up $0.24 during trading on Thursday, hitting $56.75. About 436,981 shares traded. Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ: SRPT ) was downgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note issued on Tuesday, December 19th. (more...)
WHO to Recognize Gaming Disorder as a Mental Health Disease WHO to Recognize Gaming Disorder as a Mental Health Disease
- December 30, 2017

The World Health Organization is adding "gaming disorder" to their Classification of Diseases guidelines. While nothing is set in stone, a draft of the WHO's 2018 worldwide classification of diseases lists "gaming disorder" under section 6D11. (more...)
Digital Realty Trust (DLR) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Accern Reports
- December 30, 2017

About 8.81 million shares traded. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Digital Realty Trust from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $130.00 price target for the company in a research note on Monday, October 30th. (NASDAQ:CSCO) to report earnings on February, 21. DLR's profit will be $324.79 million for 18.75 P/E if the $1.52 EPS becomes a reality. Out of 5 Wall Street analysts rating Digital Realty Trust, 2 give it "Buy", 0 "Sell" rating, while 3 recommend "Hold". (more...)
Lake Effect snow returns Saturday Night, persists well into next week Lake Effect snow returns Saturday Night, persists well into next week
- December 30, 2017

Total snow accumulations of 15 to 20 inches are expected in the most persistent lake snows. The snow will continue to settle southward across the traditional snowy areas, far Southern Erie County and Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties. The arctic front crosses CNY Saturday evening which will bring a burst of snow and another blast of very cold air. The temperature on Sunday night, New Year's Eve will fall to around -1 overnight. (more...)
Met Eirean issues Status Yellow 'snow-ice' warning for Kilkenny Met Eirean issues Status Yellow 'snow-ice' warning for Kilkenny
- December 30, 2017

There are also concerns as Storm Dylan approaches, bringing with it 80mph winds in Northern Ireland and southern Scotland . Loch Glascarnoch in the Highlands was the coldest part of the country, where the mercury dropped below -12C. "There is a possibility that some rural communities could become temporarily cut off. Power cuts may also occur". On Wednesday, cancellations and delays caused by bad weather caused chaos at various travel terminals. (more...)
Mobster once charged in airport heist gets prison for arson Mobster once charged in airport heist gets prison for arson
- December 30, 2017

Vincent Asaro, 82, an acquitted suspect in the " Goodfellas " 1978 Lufthansa Airlines heist, was given an eight-year prison sentence for a 2012 car-torching he admitted ordering because the driver had cut him off in traffic, Fox News reported . (more...)
Party like it's 2018: Your New Year's Eve Party Guide Party like it's 2018: Your New Year's Eve Party Guide
- December 30, 2017

They're going 18+ for the night and offering free champagne right before midnight . Enjoy your day off. To make your reservations or for more information, visit thecorkpub.com . The fun starts at 9 p.m. When the sun goes down join The Roof at Ponce City Market for a "Mask of Midnight " event to ring in the new year. 6-10 p.m. (more...)
Trump 'disappointed' in China over North Korea sanctions Trump 'disappointed' in China over North Korea sanctions
- December 29, 2017

Ship-to-ship trade with North Korea on the high seas is forbidden in UNSC Resolution 2375 adopted in September, but such violations are almost impossible to detect unless China aggressively cracks down on smuggling. There was no immediate evidence of Chinese involvement in the suspected transfer of oil by the ship seized by South Korea, The NYT reports. A photo released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) shows launching of the Hwasong-15 missile. (more...)
Evacuations completed from Syria's Eastern Ghouta Evacuations completed from Syria's Eastern Ghouta
- December 29, 2017

The humanitarian convoy then arrived to the territory controlled by the government and all Syrians evacuated from Eastern Ghouta were sent to hospitals in nearby Damascus. The Eastern Ghouta has been designated a "de-escalation zone" by the Syrian government's main allies, Russian Federation and Iran, along with Turkey, which backs the opposition. (more...)
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp heaps praise on Leicester City, Claude Puel Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp heaps praise on Leicester City, Claude Puel
- December 29, 2017

ET on NBCSN and online via NBCSports.com ) with Jurgen Klopp 's men aiming to make it 15 games unbeaten in all competitions. "That may be the biggest change since Claude Puel was in". But it was with another manager", he admitted. Frenchman Puel has led Leicester to five wins and three draws in 11 games since taking charge in October, adding possession play and crisp passing to Leicester's counter-punching DNA. (more...)
Plea to 'selfish' revellers as 'drunk tanks' considered Plea to 'selfish' revellers as 'drunk tanks' considered
- December 29, 2017

They are already used in some cities around the United Kingdom including Manchester, Newcastle, Cardiff and Bristol. NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens said it was "frankly selfish" for people to assume that they would be treated in the country's overstretched hospitals if they drank too much. (more...)
More Pregnant Women Use Marijuana More Pregnant Women Use Marijuana
- December 29, 2017

Drug tests sometimes revealed marijuana use that patients didn't disclose on the questionnaires, and some women who reported drug use passed the screening tests, the study found. Most of the early research has been disputed by more recent work, but - for anyone potentially concerned about smoking weed while unknowing (or knowingly) pregnant - here's what's known so far about weed and pregnancy. (more...)
Recommendation Trends to See: On Track Innovations Ltd. (OTIV)
- December 29, 2017

Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day. Tracking the stock price in relation to moving averages as well as highs and lows for the year might assist with evaluating future stock performance. (more...)
Has $27.43 Million Position in Altria Group Inc (MO)
- December 29, 2017

About 429,376 shares traded. Banco Bradesco S.A. (NYSE:BBD) has risen 43.32% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. Homrich & Berg increased its stake in Altria Group Inc (MO ) by 295.26% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Deputies: Palm Coast man rigs door in attempt to electrocute wife Deputies: Palm Coast man rigs door in attempt to electrocute wife
- December 29, 2017

Authorities reportedly found 1.8 grams of meth in his shoe during a search. Wilson has an address listed in Lousiville, Tenn., according to court records. Sunday. The woman told deputies she spoke to Wilson the next day who said he had went to OH to visit family, but deputies said he was seen in Tennessee. (more...)
Trump fires remaining HIV/AIDS Council members Trump fires remaining HIV/AIDS Council members
- December 29, 2017

Scott Schoettes , a Chicago-based HIV/AIDS activist and senior attorney for Lambda Legal , was one of the six who resigned in June over Trump's inaction on HIV/AIDS and said on Twitter the remaining members were fired. President Donald Trump waves as he visits first responders at West Palm Beach Fire Rescue in West Palm Beach, Florida, on December 27. "I can only speculate", Maldonado said. (more...)
Battery metal among smoking cancer compounds, Public Health England warns Battery metal among smoking cancer compounds, Public Health England warns
- December 29, 2017

Martin Dockrell, head of tobacco control at Public Health England said: "Our campaign is to add to that motivation and give extra support to people who want to quit in the New Year". The new campaign is being led by celebrity GP Dr Dawn Harper, who analysed blood samples from a group of lifelong smokers to encourage them to quit. (more...)
A Good Time to Consider Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. (SGMO), trivago NV (TRVG)
- December 29, 2017

The stock decreased 0.35% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $73.35. About 5.78M shares traded. Spark Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ONCE) has risen 13.53% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:ONCE) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, October 10 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The company was upgraded on Friday, February 24 by Citigroup. Wedbush downgraded it to "Neutral" rating and $4 target in Tuesday, November 1 report. (more...)
TTV Dhinakaran takes oath as MLA in TN Assembly TTV Dhinakaran takes oath as MLA in TN Assembly
- December 29, 2017

A total of 132 functionaries were sacked from the party. "Party workers are requested not to have any truck with them", Palaniswami, also the chief minister, and his deputy Panneerselvam, said in a party statement. Since the merger, the party has been facing a lot of problems amongst the members and after the expulsion of Dhinakaran, many party members quit from the party to support Dhinakaran. (more...)
North Carolina sees state's first child death from flu this season North Carolina sees state's first child death from flu this season
- December 29, 2017

Nearly 400 people in Dallas County have gone to the hospital with the flu since September, which is almost five times the number of cases as past year, according to reports. They are the groups more likely to get pneumonia. DeMoss describes the symptoms, "It's shoulder aches, back pain, joint pain and then high fevers - usually 102, 103", she said. (more...)
Britons Guided to Cut Down their Calories Intake Britons Guided to Cut Down their Calories Intake
- December 29, 2017

Women should still aim to consume 2,000 calories a day from food and drink, men should aim for 2,500. You have probably observed that, if you put together all these calories, there's still room for some more until you reach the recommended daily intake. (more...)
Liza Soberano chosen as world's 'Most Beautiful Face' of 2017 Liza Soberano chosen as world's 'Most Beautiful Face' of 2017
- December 29, 2017

The following year, she once again made a leap, this time, on the second spot right next to English model Jourdan Dunn. Meanwhile, Filipino-American actress, model and singer Liza Soberano topped the women's ranking, followed by French model Thylane Blondeau at No. (more...)
Flu season arrives across Indiana Flu season arrives across Indiana
- December 29, 2017

There have been no pediatric deaths as a result of the flu thus far in Arkansas, according to the report. The latest victim is an 83-year-old New Castle County woman. The Indiana State Department of Health said last week that two flu-associated deaths and three long-term care facility outbreaks have been reported. (more...)
Myanmar releases TRT World staff held for drone use Myanmar releases TRT World staff held for drone use
- December 29, 2017

The two TRT staffers arrived in Yangon on October 21 on journalist visas, TRT added, and used the drone at various locations before their arrest. Ko Aung Naing Soe, the local interpreter, said that the four would like to thank the officials for withdrawing the case. (more...)
Monterey County sees first flu death of season Monterey County sees first flu death of season
- December 29, 2017

There have been 12 overall for the season, which officially began October 1 and lasts through March 31, although some seasons begin early and can linger into late April to mid-May. Though early reports indicate the vaccine may less effective in preventing influenza this season than health officials had hoped, reports indicate that the vaccine is still very effective at preventing hospitalizations and deaths. (more...)
Singer files sex assault complaint against former Trump aide Singer files sex assault complaint against former Trump aide
- December 29, 2017

Although the alleged assault happened a month ago, Villa said she gathered the gumption to go after Lewandowski after some encouragement from friends. "I did nothing wrong", Villa said. This is not the first time Lewandowski has faced police charges. "I realized if he's not going to respond or apologize to me, I think it's the right thing to do". (more...)
Utah State at New Mexico State - Arizona Bowl Utah State at New Mexico State - Arizona Bowl
- December 29, 2017

Even with the defeat, Utah State qualified for this game when they manhandled Hawaii 38-0 the prior week. Both groups of Aggies appreciate Friday's opportunity - even the team that played in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl only two years ago. (more...)