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Vaccination Myth Regarding Autism Persists Among Many Parents

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Doctors say that there is no scientific evidence suggesting a link between vaccines that infants and young children receive in the first few years of life and the risk of autism, but that has not stopped parents from questioning the connection - and in some cases, forgoing vaccinations for their kids. Read More »

Tocqueville Asset Management LP Sells 6281 Shares of US Bancorp (USB)

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Bancorp ( USB): The Relative Strength Index value of USB is 23.4. It has outperformed by 6.37% the S&P500. Dw Partners Lp decreased Cf Inds Hldgs Inc (CF) stake by 12.63% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Mariner Wealth Advisors Ltd Com holds 0.06% or 26,163 shares in its portfolio. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 7 with "Outperform". Read More »

The FBI Is Investigating Multiple Suspicious Packages Sent To Military Bases

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No injuries are reported". The National Defense University at Fort McNair was cleared for re-entry after K-9 sweep and personnel returned to the building by 1:15 pm ET. Another package was sent to the Central Intelligence Agency on Monday, according to a USA official. Defense Department spokeswoman Lt. Col. Michelle Baldanza said they are aware of the situation and it is being investigated. Read More »

Congress in blame game over misuse of app users' data

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In a series of tweet, he claimed that the Indian National Congress's Android app insecurely transmits user information to the party's website. Earlier, it was reported that the Rahul Gandhi-led party deleted the app after it became public that the app's server was in Singapore. Read More »

Altria Group Inc (MO) Shares Bought by Bank of The West

Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc who had been investing in Altria Group Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $112.71 billion market cap company. Johnson Craig A . sold $995,734 worth of stock. Another trade for 40,037 shares valued at $2.43M was made by STARKS DANIEL J on Tuesday, February 27. Read More »

PDP apologises to Nigerians, says 'We have learnt from our mistakes'

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Speaking on the theme, "Nation Building: Resetting the agenda", Secondus pledged the readiness of the PDP to learn from its mistakes arguing that regardless of what the party failed to do, experience remains the best teacher. Despite the delay tactics, it was resoundingly defeated when the polls finally held. While the Presidency asked the PDP to explain its role in the unfolding scandal, the leading opposition party retorted that the report was a fabrication of the Buhari administration to ... Read More »

CDC warns a second wave of flu is happening now

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The CDC says that B-viruses are being reported more frequently than the A-strain, which had been more dominant recently. Slightly more than half - or about 58 percent - of the confirmed flu cases reported in the week ended March 17 were B-strain viruses. Read More »

Stoneman Douglas High School requiring clear backpacks after shooting

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Florida's governor has assigned state troopers to the school, and the district is also providing additional security. Nerves have been high at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida in recent days. The commission is allowed to propose changes to the state constitution. Before the shooting, the school was patrolled by one armed deputy and unarmed guards. Read More »

Trump defends spending bill, says border wall cash 'just a down payment'

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Building a great Border Wall, with drugs (poison) and enemy combatants pouring into our Country, is all about National Defense. We wanted to include DACA, we wanted to have them in this bill", he said. President Trump in a series of tweets Sunday morning cast his border wall proposal as an issue of national security and suggested the military be involved in its construction. Read More »

Celgene (CELG) Downgraded to Hold at Credit Suisse Group

Celgene declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, February 14th that allows the company to buyback $5.00 billion in outstanding shares. Its down 0.07, from 0.91 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 44 investors sold CELG shares while 457 reduced holdings. 47 funds opened positions while 124 raised stakes. Read More »

HKY | Malmquist delivers to send ND to Frozen Four

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For the fourth consecutive playoff game, the Irish scored late, with this victory sending the Fighting Irish to the Frozen Four for the second-consecutive season and fourth time in school history. The teams split four games this season, with Notre Dame winning a pair of 2-1 games in January and MI getting 4-2 and 1-0 victories in February. That win by the Falcons last Saturday helped the Bulldogs - who went 0-2 last week at the NCHC Frozen Faceoff - get into the NCAA tournament as the last ... Read More »

Confidant: Trump said Stormy Daniels controversy a 'political hoax'

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President Donald Trump has referred to stories around his alleged affair with adult film star Stormy Daniels as a 'political hoax, ' a friend of the president said. The president, his wife and their 11-year-old son, Barron, traveled to the exclusive Palm Beach, Fla., resort on Friday - although she traveled separately to Joint Base Andrews and was already aboard Air Force One when Trump arrived. Read More »

Fani-Kayode reacts to TY Danjuma's 'defend yourselves' advise to Nigerians

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There is an attempt at ethnic cleansing in this state and, of course, in all the riverine state of Nigeria. "Everyone of us must rise up", he added. He advices them to take up arms and defend themselves , even as he categorically asserted that the Armed Forces of Nigeria was colluding with militias and other criminal elements in the conflicts. Read More »

Netherlands 0-1 England

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He showed good tactical awareness and leadership to give England a firm foundation in midfield in a win they fully merited. I think Holland changed system three times within the game, and we were looking to see how our players would respond and the identified it each time. Read More »

Father tries to sell daughter for sex, gets 60 years in jail

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According to the Harris County district attorney's office, Turley reportedly implied that his daughter "might be too young for intercourse but everything else was OK". The officer then arrested Turley. Assistant district attorney Stewanna Miskell, who was one of the two prosecutors in the case, said that case broke her heart. Read More »

Cricketer Shami injured in road accident

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He got stitches after suffering head injuries. Shami was recovering from the mental trauma that he had embraced in the past few weeks by working on his pace skills at Abhimanyu Cricket Academy (ACA), run by Bengal batsman Abhimanyu Easwaran's father, in Dehradun . Read More »

March Madness Arrives In Manhattan As Fans Cheer On Villanova, Syracuse

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In two regular-season games against the Clarkson University men's hockey team Providence goalie Hayden Hawkey gave up seven total goals. Moss advanced in the matchup 15-3 to face Princeton's Maia Chamberlain in the final . Nobody ever quite believes that the Zags will show up, but when they come to play like they did past year when they made the finals , everyone might as well just close shop and go home. Read More »

Alonso says McLaren's qualifying pace "a relief"

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As his team enters a new chapter of its history with new engine partner Renault and seeks a resurgence after three dismal years of under-performance, Alonso simply wants to be the best of the rest behind the unassailable Mercedes- Ferrari- Red Bull trio. Read More »

US Announces $1 Billion in Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia

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Kushner, through his attorney's spokesperson, denies this. Mohammed noted that he also had good relations with others in the White House, including Vice President Pence. Bin Salman said his main concern was being able to enrich and use Saudi Arabia's own uranium for use in power reactors, rather than buying it from overseas. Read More »

US' Mattis urges political solution war in Yemen

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The crown prince will crisscross America on his way from a pro forma appearance in Washington to potentially more meaningful stops in Boston, New York, Seattle, Silicon Valley, Los Angeles and Houston, where he will court influential investors and partners for his far-reaching reform agenda back home. Read More »

JNU protest: Women Delhi Police officers manhandle female journalist

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Two female journalists from a leading daily said that they were manhandeled by the police and even snatched away their cameras. While the protestors allege that they were thrashed despite being peaceful and many have released videos of being beaten, a top cop in Delhi Police has tweeted a counter video which purportedly shows students resorting to violence. Read More »

Nigeria says only 1 schoolgirl left in hands of Boko Haram

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Mohammed told CNN he could not confirm reports that five of the girls died while in captivity and said he was awaiting additional briefings. "And don't ever put your daughters in school again", the extremists said. Kachalla Bukar is the secretary of the Forum of Parents of the missing Dapchi Girls. He noted that the development which he described as "cheering and hearty" signifies the commitment of his administration to the security and well-being of all Nigerians. Read More »

This school district's 'solution' to gun violence is arming students with rocks

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The majority were expected to be teenagers, many students, from around the country. Tomorrow, hundreds of thousands of people will march in Washington, D.C., in support of stricter gun control laws. Utah students are gearing up for the March For Our Lives demonstration. "We did not provide complimentary travel for these customers, nor did we donate the cost of travel", said media relations representative Chris Mainz in an email. Read More »

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Pushing Deeper Into Unpopular Customer Program

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It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. Teacher Retirement System Of Texas decreased its stake in Citrix Sys Inc (CTXS) by 32.42% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ray Gerald L And Associate Ltd owns 2,500 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Amazon .com, Inc. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89, a quick ratio of 0.76 and a current ratio of 1.04. Read More »

Facebook enhancing security features ahead of polls in India, Brazil: Zuckerberg

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I'm serious about doing what it takes to protect our community. "It won't be easy but if companies work with governments, activists, academics and web users we can make sure platforms serve humanity". In a post last night (21 March), Zuckerberg gave a timeline of events going back to 2007 when Facebook launched the Facebook Platform with the vision that more apps should be social. Read More »

Kremlin says Putin and Trump agreed to speed up…

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Amid new East-West tensions over the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain, Trump had not been expected to congratulate Putin, and the Kremlin had previously said it did not regard his failure to do so as an unfriendly act. Johnson agreed Wednesday with a Labour lawmaker who likened the soccer World Cup hosted by Russian Federation this summer to Adolf Hitler's use of the 1936 Olympics as propaganda for his regime. Read More »

Man Who Burglarized Rob Gronkowski's House in February Arrested

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Almeida, 31, of Randolph, was arrested after police executed a search warrant of his home. Eric Tyrrell, 28, of Foxboro, is also being sought for two counts of receiving stolen property worth over $250, police said. Multiple items were taken, including several guns belonging to his roommate, Robert Goon, according to WBZ-TV. Gronkowski's home was burglarized in February while his team was in Minnesota to play against the Philadelphia Eagles . Read More »

Next profits fall 8% after 'most challenging year in 25 years'

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The high street fashion retailer saw pre-tax profits drop 8.1 percent to £726.1 million, while total sales fell marginally by 0.5 percent to £4.1 billion. As well as the administrations of Toys R Us and Maplin, Debenhams , Mothercare and Carpetright have all issued profit warnings this year. "As a result of these endeavours, many challenges and opportunities have emerged". Read More »

Eating well-done meats could harm your health

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In animal studies, researchers have found that chemicals that are produced when meats are cooked at high temperatures lead to inflammation , oxidative stress (a process that can damage cells) and insulin resistance , which is when the body does not properly respond to insulin, lead study author Gang Liu, a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Nutrition at the Harvard T.H. Read More »

Low-Dose Viagra Could Keep Colorectal Cancer at Bay

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After food passes through your small intestine, it goes through your colon and makes sure that it absorbs excess water and electrolytes your small intestine might have missed. The test does not require liquid prep to clean out the large intestine which can be unpleasant yet necessary before undergoing a traditional colonoscopy . Read More »