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United States budget deficit to balloon on Republican tax cuts -CBO


Burnett pointed out that in 2009, CBO said the national debt would reach 68 percent of the gross domestic product by 2019. More speculatively, higher wages and less competition in the labor force could actually raise the fertility rate among Americans, ultimately contributing to a larger labor force than the CBO now expects. Read More »

San Diego's Flu Season Still Going Strong; Hepatitis A Outbreak Not Over


Although he couldn't specify how many patients presented definite flu symptoms, Dr Khan said a number of calls were made to Dial A Home Doctor where he detected possible flu symptoms. As of the week ending March 31 , 2018, the Division of Public Health has confirmed 8,182 cases of the flu for the season, and 34 flu-related deaths. Read More »

PM to lay foundation stone for NH-2 stretch in Bihar today


Prime Minister will also unveil several development projects on this occasion. Swachhagrahis are foot soldiers and motivators who work to implement community approaches to sanitation at the village level. With a speed of 120 km/hr, the high-speed all-electric locomotive will reduce the congestion faced by Indian railways. All chief ministers and senior officials have been invited to the function. Read More »

Alaska Airlines Ranked Highest In 2018 Airline Quality Rating


But data from the annual Airline Quality Rating study by the W. Frank Barton School of Business at Wichita State University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University concluded that in 2017, the airline industry performed better than it has since the study began in 1991. Read More »

Institutional Investors Are Betting On Intuitive Surgical Inc (NASDAQ:ISRG)

Intuitive Surgical stock traded down $14.75 on Friday, reaching $399.15. About 306,131 shares traded. A total of 12 analysts rate Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG) as follows: 9 "Buy", 3 "Hold" and 0 "Sell". Citigroup maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $77 target in Tuesday, February 13 report. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $400.0 target. The company was maintained on Monday, October 2 by RBC Capital Markets. Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows


If we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is 2.85%, whereas Month Volatility is at 2.34%. The stock decreased 1.85% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $4.77. First Finance Corporation In has 0.49% invested in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ). Therefore 36% are positive. The stock has 52-week high of $70.05 and 52-Week low of $51.56. Read More »

Bobby Lashley Returns to WWE Tonight on RAW; Decimates Elias!


Lashley was reported to be in New Orleans on Sunday night, but he didn't feature on the show itself, but he could appear on tonight's episode of Raw which is also live from The Big Easy. Bobby Lashley isn't the same superstar that left WWE , it seems that he has improved over the past few years and could be returning to WWE as a completely different person. Read More »

FDA restricts sale, distribution of Essure to protect women


The agency also required Bayer to add a black box warning label to the product, to call attention to the risks. Those measures led to a 70 percent decline in sales of Essure in the United States, the FDA noted. In addition, women have also reported experiencing headache, fatigue, weight changes, hair loss and mood changes, such as depression. "We really weren't expecting the FDA to do anything that actually benefited women, so this was a huge move for the commissioner to make", Firmalino ... Read More »

Family history of heart disease? This may slash your risk


To determine the fitness and activity levels of participants, researchers used data previously collected from 482,702 participants who underwent grip-strength that correlate with overall body strength; answered questions about their levels of physical activity; wore accelerometers on their wrists for seven days; and took stationary-cycling tests. Read More »

Organ donations save lives, positively affect others


Simon Gillespie, chief executive at the British Heart Foundation (BHF), said: "The improvements in these figures are testament to the tireless work of specialist intensive care and emergency department staff and, crucially, the courage of families who are determined to make a difference to someone else's life at such a hard time". Read More »

Canada Pulls Together Following Junior Hockey Team Bus Crash Tragedy


Ms. Shanks was among dozens of people who filtered in and out of the town's Uniplex recreation center on Sunday as officials prepared for an evening vigil for those affected by the crash. It's going to rip the heart out of your chest. "He was a very genuine, very kind guy, always wanting to do something for someone else". The identities of the dead have not yet been released by officials. Read More »

Cool day to start of heated race for Green Jacket


Also at one-over was 14-time major victor Tiger Woods , whose 69 closed a disappointing Masters effort after fever pitch levels of hype coming into his first competitive trip to Augusta in three years. He boldly took on a high risk when he hooked a hooded 5-iron around the trees and barely over the water on the par-5 15th to about 6 feet for an eagle that got him to 7 under. Read More »

Meadow Creek Investment Management LLC Decreases Stake in Assurant (AIZ)

Analyst established EPS growth expected to grow of -32.10% for this year and EPS growth for next year is likely to attain at 12.91%. The stock's traded 0.41 million shares in session while it holds an average volume of 0.54 million shares. 37 funds opened positions while 76 raised stakes. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Limited reported 4,800 shares. Since December 8, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 selling transactions for $14.47 million activity. Read More »

Jet Airways Plane Hits Catering Van at Delhi Airport: All Passengers Safe


However, no passenger was injured in the incident, said the airport officials. At the Delhi airport, a jet carrying 133 people hit the catering van when it was taxiing towards the parking bay at a slow speed after arriving from Dubai. "The plane was later attended by technical experts from the airline", an officer said. "When aircraft was taking right turn to park, the wing on the right side hit the catering vehicle", said an airport official on the condition of anonymity. Read More »

McIlroy In Strong Position Heading Into Final Round At Augusta


Casey said he played well "because of" Knox, who's played Augusta countless times as a member and has been hailed by professionals over the years for his uncanny course knowledge, particularly on the greens. "I feel like all the pressure is on him", McIlroy said. "He has got to protect that and he has some pretty big-time players behind him". He's got that to deal with and sleep on. Read More »

Kerala brings out SOP for brain death certification


All government and private hospitals in the state need to follow the guidelines before declaring a patient brain dead and accepting donations of his or her organs. It is mandatory that all four doctors witness these tests done six hours apart and that the procedures are videographed. When a person is declared brain dead, it should be documented in Form 10 (Transplantation of human organ and tissue rules 2014) and should be signed by four doctors who confirmed the death. Read More »

Abbvie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) Stock Price While Sentiment Dive

The stock has a market capitalization of $7,829.93, a P/E ratio of 31.53, a P/E/G ratio of 2.47 and a beta of 1.15. About 6.76M shares traded. Verizon Communications Inc. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Wednesday, January 3 report. On Wednesday, July 26 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with "Hold". Read More »

Avis Budget Group (CAR) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of 0.23

Meanwhile, the stock investors and analysts deem this stock on the go as it shuffled with 0.86 million shares contrasting its Average Volume of 2.39 million shares. As per Tuesday, September 27, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 8 by Deutsche Bank. Read More »

Wealthsource Partners LLC Invests $217000 in Biogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB) Stock

About 1.95M shares traded or 15.24% up from the average. Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ: BIIB ) has declined 3.66% since April 8, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.21% the S&P500. 2,112 were accumulated by Parkside Financial Bank Trust. Analysts await Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) to report earnings on April, 20 before the open. Read More »

Near-Term, Can This Stock Move the Needle: Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON)

HON has also 2.87M shares volume. Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) has risen 15.94% since April 6, 2017 and is uptrending. HON outperformed by 4.39% the S&P500. On Tuesday, October 10 the stock of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) earned "Hold" rating by Credit Suisse. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and sixteen have issued a buy rating to the stock. Read More »

Muslim nurse called racial epithets, then 'slashed' in road rage attack: Authorities


While she was driving on Huffmeister Road in the White Oaks Falls neighborhood at around 1:30 a.m., a red SUV heading in the opposite direction, according to the report, "swerved into the victim's lane of traffic, narrowly missing her". She said the man who stabbed her had neck and arm tattoos. Houston's chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations is offering a $5,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest and conviction of the suspect. Read More »

Impeachment of CJI no answer to every problem: Justice J Chelameswar


When asked whether he refused to answer these questions as it would embarrass the CJI, the judge said it is "embarrassment for me as well, not just him". "I am saying it on record that after my retirement on June 22, I will not seek any appointment from the government", he said. In an embarrassment to the CJI, he indicated that the government's position on the memorandum of procedure (MoP) may have not been shared by Misra with other members of the collegium. Read More »

Death Notices for April 7, 2018

She later graduated from the University of Kansas School of Nursing with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Mrs. Hortense ("Tense") Young Jackson, 82, of Leesburg, Virginia, passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018, at Great Falls Assisted Living surrounded by family and loved ones. Read More »

Treasury secretary says US open to talks with China


The escalating tariffs are raising concerns especially in the USA agricultural sector, after China announced this week it intends to hit soybeans and other farm products imported from America. He warned that any threat to multilateralism would severely imperil the global economic recovery. By provoking a trade conflict with China, the United States side in fact mounted a challenge to the world multilateralism and free trade regime with its unilateralism and protectionism, Lu said. Read More »

Jaitley in AIIMS for treatment of kidney related ailment


A senior AIIMS doctor told News Nation that a kidney patient is to be kept under one-day observation. Following the X-ray, doctors asked for an MRI that indicated the build up of fluid in Jaitley's lungs, an indication of kidney disease, said sources. Read More »

Chilly temps and a mostly cloudy weekend expected


Both days will see temperatures in the mid to upper 60s with overnight lows dropping into the 40s north and 50s south. High pressure will return for Sunday leading to a fair amount of sunshine but brisk and chilly conditions. While some areas of Northeast Kansas may not see any snow make it to the ground and stick, other spots could pick up a dusting to a half of an inch of snow. Read More »

Facebook launches controls to regulate political ads and fight fake news


In today's update on Facebook (FB -1.3%) policy moves, the company says it's acting to increase transparency and accountability for "issue" advertising , including political/electoral ads. Sandberg, who joined Facebook in 2008 from Google, has been largely silent since the privacy scandal broke but she gave interviews on Thursday and Friday to National Public Radio and NBC's " Today Show ". Read More »

CBSE Class 12 Economics paper leak: 3 arrested from Himachal Pradesh


For paucity of time to authenticate the leak, the exam was allowed to continue but once it was found that the paper was leaked, the Board has cancelled it and ordered a re-test. Police were tracking the three persons - the teacher, a clerk and a support staff - and finally nabbed them from Himachal. He said that the SIT has interrogated over 70 people, including WhatsApp admins, school teachers, ground staff, students and others to trace the leak's point of origin and beneficiaries. Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE:BMY) Receives "Buy" Rating from Argus

The stock decreased 2.29% or $1.43 during the last trading session, reaching $60.88. About 54,181 shares traded. Morgan Stanley upgraded shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating and boosted their target price for the stock from $51.56 to $78.00 in a report on Thursday, February 15th. Read More »

McIlroy well placed after first round of The Masters


Perhaps more importantly, all seems well in the space between his ears. McIlroy wanted to get off to a solid start, knowing it was crucial for his latest shot at a career Grand Slam. The tournament was his to win. "If you do that enough times, hopefully that score on Sunday evening's the lowest out of all 87 competitors and you walk away with something that you'll have for the rest of your life". Read More »