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Dapchi abduction: Allegations made by PDP erroneous, extremely dishonourable - FG

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John Oyegun , national chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), yesterday met with Senate President Bukola Saraki and the party senate's caucus. "Whereas it took the PDP all of 18 days to even acknowledge the abduction of the Chibok girls in 2014, the APC Federal Government acted promptly and responsively when the Dapchi schoolgirls were abducted February 19, hence their quick release". Read More »

McLaren has fixed testing problems says Boullier

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But then we have Red Bull, we have Ferrari and definitely McLaren has to be the next team on that order". But we should be there in a couple of races time or in the second part of the championship or something, because we are McLaren so we should be there. Read More »

Anna Hazare goes on Hunger strike over Lokpal bill

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March 23 was chosen for the protests as it was the day Bhagat Singh , Rajguru and Sukhdev were hanged by the British in 1931, an unidentified aide of Anna Hazare said on Friday. "Anna will first visit the Rajghat and then come to the Ram Lila Maidan, where he will go an indefinite strike", an aide of Hazare said on Thursday. Read More »

Mumps Outbreak Linked To Waning Vaccine Protection

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The Delaware Division of Public Health is reporting an outbreak of the mumps following a February dance. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) notes that a substantial increase in the number of mumps outbreaks and outbreak-associated cases have occurred in the United States since late 2015. Read More »

Advisor Group Inc. Increases Position in British American Tobacco PLC (BTI)

The institutional investor purchased 7,077 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $474,000. Relative Strength Index (RSI) was 25.07. The RSI oscillates on a scale from 0 to 100. The average is taken over a specific period of time, like 10 days, 20 minutes, 30 weeks, or any time period the trader chooses. There are advantages to using a moving average in your trading, as well options on what type of moving average to use. Read More »

Flu to blame for 242 deaths across Oklahoma

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No flu-related deaths have been reported publicly in the Triad and Northwest N.C. Some county health directors have declined to disclose flu-related deaths, citing DHHS privacy policies. The vaccine is used to prevent influenza and is developed for those who want to reduce their chances of contracting the flu. By comparison, the most deaths for any week during the flu season have been 50 for the week ending February 17. Read More »

'Hero' MP's emotional defiance of terror attack

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Ellwood had been in parliament when the attack began. The service, marking the first anniversary of the attack that left five dead including police officer Keith Palmer, was attended by senior politicians, police officers and Church of England figures. Read More »

Dr. Robert Redfield named CDC director

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Redfield was one of my early collaborations in co-discovering HIV as the cause of AIDS and demonstrating heterosexual transmission of AIDS", Dr. Gallo said in a recent statement . "It was somewhere on that spectrum, both of which were serious and raised questions about his trustworthiness". Redfield is well known for his extensive AIDS research, and oversees clinical programs offering HIV care to thousands of patients around Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Read More »

Experts Say Drugs, X-Rays, Scans And Surgery Are Unnecessary For Back Pain

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Professor Buchbinder said back pain should not be treated as an "injury", but as an issue that comes and goes and in many cases can be effectively managed. "In many countries, painkillers that have limited positive effect are routinely prescribed for low back pain, with very little emphasis on interventions that are evidence based such as exercises", said study co-author author Nadine Foster. Read More »

Kansas Health Officials Warning Public on Growing Number of Measles Cases

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It is spread through coughing and sneezing. Measles deplete the body of Vitamin A and any child who has contracted measles can develop problems such as diarrhoea, pneumonia and even blindness due to Vitamin A depletion as well as encephalitis (inflammation of the brain) which can result in brain damage, hearing loss and even death. Read More »

Woman Dies Due To Live Bee Acupuncture

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She had been receiving the treatment about once a month for two years to cure her of tight muscles and stress. However, the acupuncture session quickly started going wrong when the woman "developed wheezing, dyspnea, and a sudden loss of consciousness immediately after a live bee sting". Read More »

Protesters lift rail roko stir, Goyal promises talks

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Fadnavis said that the reservations for apprentices in the railways have been raised from 10 to 20 percent. As many as 11 personnel of the Government Railway Police (GRP) and the Railway Protection Force (RPF) suffered injuries in stone-pelting today by the agitating students demanding jobs in the Indian Railways . Read More »

Wednesday morning First Alert forecast

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Low Around 30. Highs are expected to be in the upper 40s to low 50s. The remainder of Sunday will be partly sunny with highs topping into the upper 40s with similar conditions continuing into Monday . As of 1:45 p.m., VDOT reports some of the highways around Charlottesville, Fredericksburg and Tappahannock are in "moderate" condition, meaning that snow covers much of the roadway but it's passable with caution. Read More »

Is Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) a Long Term Growth Play?

About 2.88M shares traded. Altria Group Inc ( NYSE: MO ) is a stock with 1.92B shares outstanding. It has underperformed by 4.78% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months negative chart setup for the $114.88 billion company. Twin Cap Management has 170,030 shares. Its down 0.02, from 0.91 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 91 investors sold MO shares while 516 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 420 raised stakes. Read More »

Analysts Opinions on: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)

HEICO Corporation (NYSE:HEI.A) has risen 47.86% since March 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 27.93% the S&P500. Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA ) shares price jumped up 2.27% during latest trading session. Angelo Gordon & Limited Partnership owns 11,600 shares for 0.99% of their portfolio. Therefore 54% are positive. Johnson & Johnson had 91 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

Male birth control pill could be closer to becoming reality, study finds

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Page conducted a small study showing a male birth control pill, which mimics testosterone, was safe when given daily for a month. The new pill, called dimethandrolone undecanoate, or DAMU, would be taken daily, according to KABC . Side effects of the pill include low levels of circulating testosterone, although very few of the subjects reported the issue. "Those were no different in the men who got the placebo versus the treatment group". Read More »

AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Holdings Trimmed by Hardman Johnston Global Advisors LLC

It also increased its holding in Digital Rlty Tr Inc Com (NYSE:DLR) by 19,591 shares in the quarter, for a total of 66,172 shares, and has risen its stake in Trinity Inds Inc Com (NYSE:TRN). Shelter Ins Retirement Plan decreased its stake in Abbvie Inc ( ABBV ) by 5.02% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 67% are positive. Read More »

Foreign stars link up with Harambee Stars in Morocco

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South Africa-based defender Brian Mandela is also doubtful for the two matches after picking up an injury while playing for his club Maritzburg United over the weekend. Kenya will use the two friendlies to prepare for the forthcoming Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers against Ghana in September. The CF Fuenlabreda star joined 10 local-based players, who arrived in Marrakech, a three- hour drive from the country's capital Casablanca, late on Monday, following a day-long trip from Nairobi, via ... Read More »

Fitbit (FIT) Issues Q1 Earnings Guidance

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Shareholders are watching for signs that the central bank will take a more aggressive path toward normalizing monetary policy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 335.60 points, or 1.4%, to 24,610.91 with all components, except Boeing Co., finishing in the red. Read More »

Talks begin over Scottish NHS pay rise

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And it will award an average pay rise of 6.5% in total over the three years to nurses, midwives, orderlies and so on - which means that for the first time in donkey's years there is a reasonable chance their pay will keep pace with inflation. Read More »

Trump plans to end opioid epidemic with death penalty

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The opioid epidemic claimed 64,000 lives in drug overdoses in 2016 and has killed more than 500,000 people since 2000, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Duterte". The Justice Department said the federal death penalty is available for limited drug-related offenses, including violations of the "drug kingpin" provisions in federal law. Read More »

Burlington Stores (BURL) Research Coverage Started at Citigroup

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VOLATILITY FACTOR: The stock remained 2.23% volatile in recent week and indicated 3.13% volatility in last month. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) has declined 41.70% since March 20, 2017 and is downtrending. equities research analysts expect that Burlington Stores will post 5.77 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Picton Mahoney Asset Management, which manages about $1.33B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Spdr Series Trust (XOP) by 488,900 shares to ... Read More »

Former VP Sambo visits President Buhari

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Osinbajo said if the $3 billion was not looted, it could have built roads such as; Enugu-PH road; East-West road; Sagamu-Ore-Benin road; Kano-Maiduguri road; Abuja-Lafia-Akwanga-Keffi road; and Lagos-Abeokuta. "The Jonathan administration budgeted and spent over $10 billion on infrastructure in the 5 years between May 6, 2010 and May 29, 2015". "I am not saying that corruption under this administration has been completely dealt with; no, certainly not". Read More »

Teacher Retirement System of Texas Buys 141431 Shares of Nike (NYSE:NKE)

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It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Mariko Gordon increased its stake in Callaway Golf Co (ELY) by 0.88% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE:NKE) for 5,770 shares. Douglass Winthrop owns 697,059 shares. Afam owns 93,982 shares for 0.59% of their portfolio. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.06/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 15 Percent. Read More »

New study finds Alzheimer's-related deaths on the rise

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And, if no new treatments are found, that number could hit 13.8 million by 2050, according to the new report on Alzheimer's disease facts and figures, published online March 20 by the Alzheimer's Association. This is expected to be the second year in a row that total costs have exceeded a quarter of a trillion dollars, the authors warned. The report also highlights personal benefits of early diagnosis for individuals and families. Read More »

SOHR says 80000 civilians have left Ghouta

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The New York-based Human Rights Watch said on Sunday that with Russia's continued support, the Syrian government was using unlawful tactics in the eastern Ghouta assault, including what appears to be the use of internationally banned weapons. Read More »

WHO Announces Plan to Review Plastics in Drinking Water

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The testing revealed 93 per cent of the bottles showed microplastic contamination from a combination of polypropylene, nylon, and polyethylene terephthalate (PET). Fredonia State professor and researcher Dr. Sherri Mason speaking to the Chautauqua County Legislature in 2015, prior to its vote on a local law banning the sale of products containing microbeads. Read More »

FDA Looks to Crack Down on Menthol Cigarettes and Maybe More

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Previously, the FDA issued an ANPRM last week to explore a product standard to lower nicotine in cigarettes to minimally or nonaddictive levels. In contrast to the strong evidence that flavors contribute to youth tobacco use, the FDA cites only limited evidence that e-cigarettes as a whole are effective at promoting smoking cessation and a complete paucity of sound scientific evidence that flavors do so. Read More »