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CA has the worst 'quality of life' according to US News report


Here's a nugget that won't make the welcome pamphlet: California has the worst quality of life in America. U.S. News & World Report deemed its economy the fourth best in the nation, and its business environment claimed the No. California ranked last in urban air quality and 45th in "low pollution health risk", although it was 13th in drinking water quality. The latter category measures voting participation and community bonds. Read More »

Number of flu deaths in CT rises to 105


No warnings". Their families said they were healthy until the sudden illness struck. Every year, DOHMH officials said, more New Yorkers die from influenza and pneumonia (a common complication of the flu) than from any other infection. Who is most at risk? By far, the highest number of deaths - 130 - are people age 65 and older. Both flu victims reportedly had underlying medical conditions. Read More »

Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC Cuts Stake in Celgene Co. (CELG)

Celgene announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Wednesday, February 14th that permits the company to repurchase $5.00 billion in outstanding shares. Celgene has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $128.58. The stock of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) earned "Equal-Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, October 20. Read More »

All or Nothing: Cowboys 2017 season was documented for Amazon series


The team never quite finds its footing, alternating between winning and losing streaks. The rivalry between the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants is as heated as they come in the NFL-right up there with those between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens , the New York Jets and halfway competent quarterback play , and Philadelphia Eagles fans and sobriety . Read More »

Workers Rally About Supreme Court Case That Could Weaken Unions


Nationally, unions collect "fair-share fees" from 5 million workers. Because public-sector unions provide major support to the Democratic Party , weakening them has been a longtime goal of conservative groups . Under the new rules, agency fees dried up and some (not all) unions lost members. This extraordinarily frank statement was made before one of the most important state instruments of the ruling class, the Supreme Court . Read More »

Windsor Capital Management LLC Trims Stake in Altria Group Inc (MO)

Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 1,763,350 shares of the company's stock valued at $131,317,000 after purchasing an additional 76,988 shares during the last quarter. Gates Capital Management Inc. owns 5.70 million shares or 0.75% of their United States portfolio. Pinebridge Investments Limited Partnership holds 0% or 3,167 shares in its portfolio. Read More »

Aisha Buhari releases photos, confirms Yusuf's return to Nigeria


Aisha expressed her joy in a post on her Twitter handle on Thursday. " May God Almighty bless all and continue to guide us all alright", she tweeted. Yusuf and his friend, Bashir Gwandu, were severely injured along Gwarimpa road in Abuja on December 26, 2017. Yusuf had been involved in a bike accident late previous year and suffered a head injury. Read More »

Bobby Brown Doesn't Think Drugs Were to Blame for Whitney Houston's Death


The medical examiner said she died by "immersion associated with drug intoxication". Meanwhile, Bobby also used his Rolling Stone chat to cast doubt on Whitney's cause of death, insisting she died from a broken heart, not drugs. He did not make it very clear what heartbreak she was suffering from. "If he was locked up somewhere where somebody can rape him", he said of his terms of justice. Read More »

Buhari Advises APC Members To Embrace Internal Democracy


A statement titled, "Mr President Sir, Go to Dapchi" signed by PDP's National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, yesterday, said if Buhari heeds the advise, he will "bridge the disconnect between him and Nigerians, who daily lament the aloofness of their leader". Read More »

Woman poisons look-alike with cheesecake, tries to steal identity, DA says


The victim was found the next day dressed in lingerie with phenazepam pills scattered around her body, a fabricated scene meant to convince investigators that the victim tried to kill herself, prosecutors said . According to Fox News , Tsvyk shared similar physical traits to Nasyrova and could speak Russian, making her a choice target. Nasyrova allegedly fled to NY to avoid being charged with the 2014 death of Alla Aleksenko, 54, whose burned body was uncovered in a western Russian ... Read More »

Nigeria battles its largest Lassa fever outbreak on record


He said; "The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has intensified its response to the Lassa fever outbreak as the number of confirmed Lassa fever cases from January 1 this year rose to 317 as at the 25th of February 2018, crossing the total number of confirmed cases recorded in 2017". Read More »

2nd ODI: Ben Stokes Leads England To victory Against New Zealand


Captain Eoin Morgan , who shared a stand of 88 with Stokes after two early wickets for England , praised his team-mate. Stokes, playing increasingly fluently, reached his fifty from 54 balls and gave a muted raise of the bat around the ground, before finishing the task alongside Jos Buttler, who clubbed 36 off 20 balls. Read More »

1 in 14 USA women smoked while pregnant in 2016 — CDC


The most likely to continue smoking while pregnant were younger and less educated moms-to-be. Smoking rates varied by states and a number of demographic breakdowns. There is some good news though. The researchers found that 7.2 percent of women who gave birth in 2016 smoked cigarettes during pregnancy. The dangers of smoking during pregnancy to both mother and baby are well known. Read More »

Rise in USA pedestrian deaths may be down to phones and marijuana


California is looking to make streets safer by installing more roundabouts that allow pedestrians to cross one direction of traffic at a time. USA pedestrian deaths totaled almost 6,000 in 2017 for the second straight year amid mounting signs that walkers and drivers are dangerously distracted, according to a new study. Read More »

No. 18 Clemson eyes history ahead of tilt vs. Fla

That allowed the Tigers to turn what had been a close game - the Seminoles trailed by just three with 2:58 to play - into a more comfortable final score. After a Phil Cofer 3-pointer tied the game at 32-32, Shelton Mitchell drilled a bomb with two seconds left on the clock to give Clemson a 35-32 lead heading into the locker room. Read More »

De Blasio's pick for schools chancellor is former 'illegal' immigrant


The report stated that Carvalho has made a decision to leave the Miami-Dade County school district for the nation's largest school district in New York City, Wednesday. A date has not been set for when Carvalho will start his new job. Mr. Carvalho came to NY at age 17 on a visa that he overstayed. He has led Miami's public school system since 2008, and in 2012 the district won the Broad Prize for Urban Education. Read More »

5-year-old dies after doctor turns her away for being late


However, the coroner heard this was the first time the rule had been imposed on an emergency appointment. However, former receptionist Anne Jones told the inquest that it was just 18 minutes past 5 p.m. Rowe was aware of Ellie-May's "serious/life-threatening asthma" but did not note the condition prominently on her medical record. An administrator said her 5-year-old, Ellie-May Clark, was experiencing trouble breathing that spurred bouts of wheezing. Read More »

Friday the 13th fan installs Jason Voorhees statue in Minnesota lake


In the films, Jason was born in the town of Crystal Lake, which contained the eponymous lake where he (and his mother, Pamela) would later haunt, terrorize, and murder sexually active, camp-going teenagers. If you're interested in some sweet non-Jason dive videos, check out Lahr's YouTube channel . Lahr was clearly paying attention to detail when he crafted his version of Jason for the Minnesota lake, since any unfortunate diver who happens across his creation will find a piercing eye staring ... Read More »

Madrasa teacher held for molesting 9-yr-old girl in Delhi


She has sustained critical injuries. The accused, who was arrested on Tuesday, taught at a madrassa in a slum of Narela. The incident has highlighted the safety and security concern in India's national capital. The police rescued 51 sexually assaulted girls from the madrasa. I took the girl to a local doctor but before I could ask what precisely happened, he told me to refer to a big hospital. Read More »

Child refused by GP died hours later


The lawyer representing Ellie-May's family, Rob Sowersby, said Dr Rowe had previously received a letter from a hospital consultant outlining the girl's risk of "an episode of severe/life threatening asthma". Recording a narrative verdict, she said: "From the evidence before me, it is not possible for me to determine with certainty whether an earlier intervention would have altered the outcome for Ellie, but nonetheless Ellie should have been seen by a GP that day and she was let down by the ... Read More »

Beech Trees Invade Forests Due To Global Warming


One problem the study authors pointed to is that beech trees are "commercially less desirable". Led by the University of Maine, researchers analyzed almost 30 years of data-covering 1983 to 2014-from the U.S. Among the reasons for the forest changes over the past several decades are the beech trees' ability to shade out other species, according to researchers. Read More »

One in every four deaths relates to heart disease || Heart Health Month


Women are more likely to have higher levels of cholesterol. Despite being the leading cause of death among women, the American Heart Association (AHA) surveyed only 13% of women thought heart disease was their biggest threat. A lipid profile test measures the amount of cholesterol present in lipid carrier proteins like low-density lipoprotein (LDL), high-density lipoprotein (HDL) and fats (triglyceride) present in the blood and determines the risk of cardiovascular diseases (CVD). Read More »

Free flu shots offered every Friday in March in Lancaster County


Washing your hands with soap and water will help eliminate germs and protect you. "It is not too late to get a flu shot", said regional director Keith Reed. As a result, teachers and students alike have been taking precautionary actions to prevent an outbreak on campus. "By assimilating information on commuting patterns, we've taken a big step forward and improved our ability to accurately forecast where the flu might crop up next". Read More »

Johnny Manziel NFL comeback? QB talking to coaches

A USA Today reporter also spotted Manziel, which prompted the QB to famously go out and buy a disguise instead of flying home. The following morning, Manziel recognized the damage had already been done. '"So, he says he turned off his phone ". East Coast time. We play at 11. Manziel described in detail the weekend of January 2, 2016, when he reportedly ditched the team to fly to Las Vegas the day before Cleveland's season finale. Read More »

(NASDAQ:CELG) Shares Sold by Plancorp LLC


The stock of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) earned "Sell" rating by Jefferies on Thursday, August 31. The firm has "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, December 15. Wells Fargo maintained the shares of CELG in report on Friday, December 4 with "Outperform" rating. 1,727 shares were sold by Curran Terrie , worth $248,498 on Monday, September 25. Read More »

Winners, losers with new congressional map


There was a voice of reason in the court's inner sanctum, and it belonged to a fifth Democratic justice, Max Baer, who joined the two Republicans on the bench in dissenting from Monday's ruling. The new map substantially overhauls a GOP-drawn one that has helped produce a predominantly Republican delegation. It could have been a showdown, but none of the four Democrats who voted for the new congressional map appeared. Read More »

Today Analysts Focus on MannKind Corporation (MNKD), Camber Energy, Inc. (CEI)

The stock traded on impressive volume of 7.66 Million comparing to the average volume of 10165.66 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. The stock's quarterly performance represents pessimistic momentum of -1.94 percent. We will analyze the growth, profitability, risk, valuation, and insider trends of both companies and see which one investors prefer. Read More »

Stem Cells Market Analysis by Manufacturers, Regions, Types and Applications to 2023


In the end Stem Cell Therapy Products Market report provides the main region, market conditions with the product price, profit, capacity, production, supply, demand and market growth rate and forecast etc. What forces will shape the market going forward? Increasing translational research in tissue engineering and molecular biology is likely to fuel the growth of steam cells & regeneration medicines market . Read More »

5G Technology in Focus at Mobile Fair in Barcelona


Elsewhere, MWC-organiser GSMA has aligned 800 carriers behind Rich Communications Services (RCS), the successor to SMS . Perhaps the HTC U11 Eyes previously only out in China? Sony is yet to reveal that they have go in their kitty. "For some security-conscious consumers who aren't sure whether to buy the iPhone X or the Galaxy S9, given their many similarities, that could make the difference", he writes. Read More »

Doctors push teen depression screening


The guidelines, according to AAP, are meant to assist primary care "clinicians in the identification and initial management of adolescents with depression in an era of great clinical need and shortage of mental health specialists, but they can not replace clinical judgment". Read More »

FCA publishes new credit card rules


A card may ultimately be suspended, the FCA said. In addition to the new regulations, card companies have also voluntarily agreed that accounts which have been in persistent debt for 12 months or more will not be offered automatic credit limit increases. Read More »