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Millennials 'set to be fattest generation'


Alison Cox, director of prevention at Cancer Research UK , called on the government to up its game: "Most people don't know about this substantial risk". "We need the same recognition of the dangers of obesity". Researchers attribute rising instances of obesity to both greater availability of unhealthy food and devious marketing tactics by the industry. Read More »

Five Colombian soldiers killed in presumed


The National Liberation Army, or ELN , announced Monday it will stop all "offensive military operations" between March 9-13 as a "gesture of respect" for the Colombian voters. The Cano Limon pipeline has been halted for more than six weeks because of bombings attributed to the 2,000-strong ELN, which was founded by radical Roman Catholic priests in 1964. Read More »

I am ready to make sacrifices -Oyegun — APC crises


Briefing the media after the meeting, Governor Yahaya Bello said that the decision to extend the tenure of the NWC was based on Article 113 of the APC's Constitution, which empowers the NEC to carry out the functions of a convention. "So, relying on Article 13 of our constitution, which empowers the NEC to carry out the functions of the convention, the NEC has chose to extend the tenure of the current NWC and other executive committees at various levels for another 12 months, starting from ... Read More »

Syrian refugee women forced to give sexual services in return for aid


However, humanitarian agencies have been aware of the abuse for three years, according to one whistleblower who said leading agencies had received reports of the abuse as early as 2015. Andrej Mahecic , a spokesman for the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees, said in response that it was "important to understand that in any aid emergency there is a risk of sexual abuse and sexual exploitation, and to abuse somebody who is in need of assistance is despicable". Read More »

SSC exams begin, students asked to avoid cheating


In the shadow of last year's HSC paper leaks, SSC students too will have to follow the 11am deadline to reach the centre. "We are unable to find a Class IX student to write for my physically handicapped son". Latecomers, who come in after the final bell, will not be allowed to take the exam", she said. This year, the Maharashtra board has also increased the number of flying squads monitoring exam centers across the state. Read More »

4 security personnel killed in blast in SW Pakistan


Bomb Disposal Squad confirmed that around 10kg of explosives were used in the attack. He asked the government to conduct an immediate inquiry into the attack and added that Pakistan has sacrificed the most in the war against terror. "The attackers were already present at Sumungli Road when the DSP's vehicle reached the spot", he added. "I had been receiving threats from banned outfits as well", he added. Read More »

Two policemen martyred in Quetta firing


The bodies were shifted to a hospital for medico-legal formalities. DSP Dasti was posted in the prosecution department and was on his way to court when his vehicle was attacked. However, police sources termed the incident as an act of targeted killing in the city. The constable, identified as Naseer Ahmed, was going to his office when he was gunned down. Read More »

Earnings Prediction Review: Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI)

The stock increased 2.55% or $0.42 during the last trading session, reaching $16.88. About 791,555 shares traded. (NYSE:AMC) has declined 9.74% since February 27, 2017 and is downtrending. Argyle Capital Management Inc., a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 13,800 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn has 69,311 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Moreover, Bancorp Of Montreal Can has 0% invested in AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. Read More »

Provincial government removes PST from agriculture, life and health insurance


A poll done for Advocis following the implementation of the PST on premiums showed that 53 per cent of Saskatchewan residents felt the province was headed in the wrong direction and 73 per cent opposed the tax. The survey also revealed the PST had many Saskatchewan consumers considering a reduction in their life and health insurance coverage, or cancelling their policies altogether. Read More »

2 men die after falling out of plane


Prosecutor Carlos Bustamante said the plane, which returned to Guayaquil, had come from Peru and was on its way to NY. Police have not yet released any details about the identity of the two men, although prosecutor Carlos Bustamante told El Comercio the possibility of further stowaways could not be ruled out. Read More »

Power trio all in Yankees' lineup for 1st time


The Yankees have been taking it slow with Judge , who is in the final stages of being fully recovered from November left shoulder surgery. New Yankees manager Aaron #Boone explained in various interviews he plans on rotating Judge and Stanton between designated hitter and right field. Read More »

Bisexual Parkland survivor Emma Gonzalez now has more fans than the NRA


She told the spokeswoman: "I want you to know that we will support your two children in the way that you will not". The teenager also said, "the shooter at our school obtained weapons that he used on us legally". But the most important thing she said was all the survivors want to do is to return to school to continue their education - they are just waiting for a safe environment. Read More »

German village votes to keep 'Hitler bell' as memorial against violence


State church authorities have offered to fund the costs incurred in replacing the bell, however, the parish council has argued that removing it would be denying the nation's dark past, BBC reported . The village mayor, Georg Welker, during the meeting on Monday evening, said that "the community needs clarity which way we should go". Disposing of it would represent "an evasion of a reasonable and enlightened culture of remembrance", the expert's opinion found. Read More »

Evangelist Billy Graham's body taken to his hometown in 130-mile procession


He'll be there through Tuesday at 10 p.m. Graham had a big impact on the nation's leaders and for decades advised United States presidents from Gen. Besides Billy Graham's unprecedented impact as an evangelist in the United States, he also profoundly influenced worldwide missions in a way many Christians may not realize, Southern Baptist global missions leaders said. Read More »

British woman jailed for 28 years for 'bucket list' murder in Australia


He also had defensive wounds on his hands, the court heard. The jury was offered counselling following the trial, with Justice Stephen Hall saying the evidence had been disturbing and confronting. Lilley, previously of Stamford, Lincolnshire, was convicted in November alongside her housemate Trudi Lenon, 43, at the supreme court of Western Australia after a four-week trial. Read More »

Minnesota #2 In Best State Rankings


NY also had dismal rankings for its economy (35th), fiscal stability (28th) quality of life (27th) and opportunity (43rd). Iowa is the best state in the country, according to U.S. 5 for insurance enrollment, No. 5 for health care access and No. 9 for health care quality. MA came in first in education, which is determined based on high school and college graduation rates, college readiness and student debt. Read More »

Former Leeds United captain and accomplice jailed for bogus scheme


Former Wales global Mark Aizlewood , 58, and Paul Sugrue, 56 - whose past clubs include Manchester City, Middlesbrough and Cardiff City - promised to help struggling youngsters gain an NVQ in activity leadership. Harper was sentenced to 18 months in jail. Aizlewood, from Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan, was acquitted of a second count of conspiracy to commit fraud by false representation. Read More »

Vivek Oberoi to turn evil once again


Everyone is excited that Ram Charan is set to return in a commercial avatar. "There were people running helter-skelter, some being crushed under the wheels of 20-25 cars racing around and clouds of the dust flying around as Vivek appears on screen". Read More »

Major UK restaurant Prezzo to SHUT DOWN raft of branches


Restaurant chain Prezzo, who also own Chimichanga, is reported to have plans to close up to one-third of its 300 outlets across Britain, which will put hundreds of jobs at risk. Such CVAs have been used by Jamie's Italian and burger chain Byron in recent months as rising costs linked to business rates and national living wage requirements have bitten at a time when consumers are cooling their spending amid falling confidence. Read More »

Clash between NPF-NDPP supporters leaves one dead


In another incident, a blast was reported from a polling booth at Tizit village in Monday district about an hour before the voting started. On the day of polling in Nagaland Assembly elections, the Chief Minister T.R. Over 15,000 government employees will be on poll duty and there will be 177 all-women polling stations across 25 constituencies in the state. It is hard to say which of the two the NPF sees as the major threat to its run to the office-the BJP or its ally the NDPP but it ... Read More »

Swamy, Amar Singh and Taslima expresses doubt over Sridevi's mysterious death


He said that Sridevi never used to drink alcohol. What happened to CCTV? Subramanian Swamy told ANI , "Let's wait for the prosecution to pronounce it. Taslima Nasreen too had tweeted, "Healthy adults don't drown in bathtubs accidentally". At present, the body of Sri Devi is yet to be brought to India and it may take a whole day.After that, the bodies will be handed over to the family. Read More »

Why Traders Are Chasing Campbell Soup Company (CPB), RSP Permian, Inc. (RSPP)

The stock decreased 0.90% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $43.54. The company had a trading volume of 4,528,585 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,879,057. The rating was upgraded by William Blair on Tuesday, October 13 to "Outperform". As per Monday, November 20, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Read More »

Oakbrook Investments LLC Increases Position in Costco Wholesale Co. (COST)

It has outperformed by 8.44% the S&P500. Hollencrest Securities Llc decreased Ishares Core S&P Small Cap Etf (IJR) stake by 194,908 shares to 3,332 valued at $248,000 in 2017Q3. Costco Wholesale had 121 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with "Buy" on Wednesday, June 28. Read More »

Gers hoping to buy Goss from QPR


Goss has made a really good start, and has shown he understands how we want to play and the demands of playing for Rangers at Ibrox. Beijing were said to have been rejected no fewer than three times for Morelos over the winter window, but despite Graeme Murty leaving the door open over a potential deadline day exit , he looks set to remain in Glasgow until the summer. Read More »

Costco (COST) Holder Van Hulzen Asset Management LLC Has Increased Its Position

Landec Corp now has $359.32M valuation. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 33,640,766 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $5,380,168,000 after acquiring an additional 937,121 shares in the last quarter. Another trade for 11,189 shares valued at $1.03 million was sold by LUTZ ROBERT S. ZOOK DENNIS R sold $810,788 worth of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) on Wednesday, October 25. Read More »

Man wanted in 4 Detroit slayings kills himself in Perrysburg


He is hospitalized in critical condition. After killing the three people at the gas station, Davis went to a home on Faust in Detroit and killed his cousin, who was shot twice, and fled in a 2007 Nissan Altima, police said. During the attack, he returned to his auto to reload or get another handgun before he resumed firing, she said. She said Davis knew all four victims. Read More »

Texting while driving ban faces opposition from lawmaker


While prohibiting driving and texting, the bill would allow motorists to continue to use smart phones for making calls or getting directions while driving. "We're all grieving. It's a solemn time", Bradley said. "But texting and driving doesn't discriminate". "This particular bill that you are running, giving officers another reason to pull folks over, regardless of whether they actually committed a current traffic infraction - as far as failing to maintain a lane, speeding, running a red ... Read More »

Railway FOBs built by Indian Army inaugurated in Mumbai


These bridges were inaugurated for public use today in the presence of Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis , Union railway minister Piyush Goyal , Union minister of state for defence Subhash Bhamre, Mumbai BJP chief Ashish Shelar and other Railway officials. Read More »

ULM football schedules includes pair of SEC foes

The Chants will have an open date the weekend of October 6-7 following its first five games. "But I expect us to compete now". After opening the season September 1 at Big Ten opponent Penn State and its 106,572-seat Beaver Stadium, App State will travel to Charlotte on September 8 for its first matchup against the nearby 49ers, who began playing football in 2013. Read More »

Supreme Court to Hear Vernon Madison's Case


Madison, 67, is said to have suffered a series of strokes that have brought about dementia and blindness. Madison's lawyers at the Equal Justice Initiative are now arguing that he has been left not only unable to remember his crimes but also unable to understand the punishment he has been given - the case the Supreme Court has now taken up. Read More »