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Trump lays out plan to slash drug costs

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One newer idea outlined by Health and Human Services (HHS) secretary Alex Azar is to promote drug price competition by requiring drug marketers to include pricing information in DTC broadcast ads. "There are over 50 actions that we have in the blueprint", Azar said, according to a transcript. Some critics said Trump's new focus on PBMs allows drug makers to slip off his radar, and industry stocks rose after the speech - a sign that pharmaceutical investors didn't feel threatened by ... Read More »

Laois beat a bracve Wexford side in extra time

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And Laois demonstrating determination in going for goals, and were extremely unfortunate on a number of occasions before Wexford extended their lead to 1-10 to 0-3 at half-time as James Stafford and Shane Doyle pointed on their championship debuts. Read More »

Vodacom made R23.4 billion from mobile data in South Africa

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Headline earnings per share remained constant at ZAR 9.23 per share, impacted by shares issued to acquire the Safaricom stake. South Africa revenue growth accelerated to 8,1% boosted by strong device sales, while service revenue increased 4,9% to R54,6-billion. Read More »

Controversial blogger Cyprian Nyakundi arrested. again

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A Nairobi court on March 7, 2018, declined to withdraw the case in which Nyakundi was charged with defaming Dr. Matiang'i . The blogger has revealed that he is now being held at Muthaiga police station. "He is the same guy that disappeared with my iPhone last time", tweeted Naykundi. A source who spoke to the Nation claimed that the blogger was arrested over a post he made claiming that Jubilee administration officers were allegedly bribed by Chinese officials to approve a tender. Read More »

UN Urges Release Of Six South Koreans Held In North

President Donald Trump is touting his foreign policy success by putting a magnifying glass on Korea. "I'm so happy. Actually two days ago, I had a prayer meeting with my church members". The current commander, Adm. Harry Harris, is set to be appointed as the USA ambassador to South Korea. "When they were departing and leaving, they were really sad". Read More »

Iran's military budget proves nuclear deal was 'a big lie'

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Several Irish firms began trading with Iran, the Middle East's second-largest economy, in the wake of the 2015 deal to control Tehran's nuclear ambitions, which led to the lifting of long-standing global sanctions and the resumption of formal trade ties with several European countries. Read More »

Catalan secessionists poised to elect new regional leader in second vote

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Torra was backed by 66 MPs - falling short of the 68 votes needed to be elected. Quim Torra was voted into office on May 14, during the second session of an investiture debate after failing to secure an absolute majority on May 12. Catalonia has been in political limbo since Spain's central government sacked Puigdemont and his cabinet and imposed direct rule on the semi-autonomous region after it unilaterally declared independence on October 27 following the controversial referendum. Read More »

A few late day storms could turn severe

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The odds are much lower for places south of U.S. Highway 460. The heat is still on for southern Kansas where temperatures return to the 80s and 90s. Most of the morning on Monday will be dry but residual impacts from strong storms Sunday night are likely including flight cancellations at DIA due to dime-sized hail that seems to have had the biggest impact on the C Gates. Read More »

Supreme Court lets states legalize sports gambling

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The Supreme Court ruled 6-3 to strike down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, according to The Associated Press . It made Nevada the only state where a person could wager on the results of a single game. All four major US professional sports leagues, the NCAA and the federal government had urged the court to uphold the federal law. Las Vegas now has an National Hockey League team and will soon have an NFL team, and the NBA's commissioner called for legalizing sports ... Read More »

Centre submits draft Cauvery scheme in Supreme Court

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Duraimanikkam, they raised slogans denouncing the Centre's denial of justice to Tamil Nadu farmers in the Cauvery issue and demanded immediate constitution of the Cauvery Management Board. The Supreme Court also clarified that it won't go into the correctness of the scheme, allowing all the concerned states to have a greater say. The Supreme Court said it needs to examine whether the draft Cauvery scheme submitted by the Centre is in consonance with its judgment, and added that it would ... Read More »

Top Russian, Iranian diplomats to discuss ways of salvaging Iran nuclear deal

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Zarif's visit to the Russian capital Moscow is part of his worldwide tour, as an effort to save the Iran nuclear deal. During the call, Rouhani said the U.S. A number of voices in Iran have suggested the deal is unlikely to survive. Trump claimed that the deal had failed to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons or supporting terrorism in the region, which Tehran denies. Read More »

Students, parents outraged by caged tiger at high school prom in Miami

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Sister of one of the students, Marie-Christine Castellanos, recorded videos of the incident and uploaded them on Facebook . Video posted on social media shows the tiger being wheeled out in a small cage to the middle of the dance floor. In a statement, PETA said, "Wild animals aren't prom decorations". A prom in a school in Miami turned wild, quite literally, after its organisers made a decision to bring a full-grown tiger to the "jungle-themed" party. Read More »

BN-themed flight: AirAsia boss says he buckled under pressure

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The upset brought Malaysia's first change of government since it gained independence from Britain in 1957. AirAsia has several airlines in various Asian countries but Malaysia, its home market, is its largest contributor to earnings. Malaysia's economy grew at a robust, three-year high pace of 5.9 percent last year, but some are concerned over his government's pledges to abolish an unpopular 6 percent goods and services tax, revive fuel subsidies and review big projects linked to China's ... Read More »

Despite Protests, R. Kelly Going Ahead with North Carolina Concert

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Although it didn't announce the move, Apple's music-streaming service also has stopped promoting Kelly's music on some of the featured playlists that it shows its 40 million subscribers. He was acquitted in 2008 of child pornography after having a video clip circulated which appeared to show him with sex with a teenaged woman. He was dropped from a recently scheduled performance in Chicago as protests continued to occur. Read More »

Former South Shields MP back on the political map

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The three politicians write in the Mail on Sunday : "A hard Brexit won't create global Britain". Speaking in Essex, he said: "I am alarmed at the state of negotiations, the perils facing our economy and the real and rising prospect of Britain crashing out of the European Union with no Brexit deal at all". Read More »

Jacinda Ardern reveals her maternity leave plan

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He will also fill in for Ardern at her weekly post-Cabinet Press conference on Mondays. "The reality is I was doing this job 22 years ago, so I'm ready for it", Mr Peters said. Mr Peters has no global travel planned during the six-week period. Speculation about the range and extent of Peters's powers, including whether he might be sworn in as Prime Minister during Ardern's absence, have been a staple source of gossip among political observers since she announced her pregnancy on January 19. Read More »

Allu Arjun's special treat to Mahanati team

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Mahanati -the biopic film based on the life of yesteryear tragedy queen of the south Indian film industry Savitri is all set to create new records in the box office and racing towards the Rs.100 crore club. Recently Megastar Chiranjeevi also felicitated the director Nag Ashwin and other crew members of the Mahanati for their commendable effort in making the film a grand success. Read More »

Maoists killed in police encounter in Odisha

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On receiving specific information about their plan, when the operation team asked the Maoists to surrender before police and not to indulge in anti-national and unlawful activities, the members of the banned outfit attacked the security forces. Read More »

Amber Alert canceled: 16-year-old Roanoke girl found safe

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The arrest comes after an Amber Alert was issued after he allegedly took a 16-year-old. Update: From Roanoke Police: Roanoke Police located Deidra Amaya Davis and Camron Gil Williams at around 1 a.m. Deidra is described as a 16-year-old black female with a straight black ponytail and hazel eyes, standing 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighing 105 pounds. Read More »

Route Opening team reached the summit of Everest

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Xia Boyu, 70, on Monday scaled the world's highest peak Qomolangma as the first double amputee climber from the Nepali side, government officials confirmed. Liaison officer Gyanendra Shrestha said over 500 climbers from across the world including 247 expedition members have already completed acclimatisation rotations and will attempt scaling the 8,848-metre peak this season. Read More »

Maharashtra ATS Arrests Man Planning Terror Attacks

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The accused, identified as Mirza Faizal Khan, was also produced in court on the same day. An ATS officer said, "It has been learned that the man had travelled to Pakistan via Sharjah after his stay in Dubai". It added that it was in Karachi where Mirza received training on how to operate firearms and make explosives. Kolkata's Special Task Force (STF) has received information about Khan's training, following which he was nabbed. Read More »

On June, 5 Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. (PLAY) Analysts See $0.93 EPS

About 377,152 shares traded. Ratings analysis reveals 100% of Dave & Busters's analysts are positive. Since May 14, 2017 PLAY has declined 32.19% and is downtrending. State Street owns 0% invested in Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAY) for 520,000 shs. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.63 earnings per share. Read More »

Local Deputy Wounded In Exchange Of Gunfire That Killed A Suspect

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Franklin County Sheriff Dallas Baldwin said the deputy is a seven-year member of the department. Authorities say the deputy tried to stop a pickup truck on Clime Road and the driver fled. In the video, you could hear the deputy telling the suspect to get down. According to reports, court records show Bruffy was charged with misdemeanor domestic violence, assault and criminal trespass from an incident on March 24. Read More »

Karnataka elections: Siddaramaiah fuels rumours of a possible Congress-JD(S) alliance

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In the run up to other state and general elections, we expect government policies to remained focussed on improving rural incomes, Nomura added. "We can not have a nation built on divides", he added. Although the Congress and the JD (S) had shared the dais before and similar to the BJP, the alliance with the grand old party was also not successful, there were chances that both parties could once again come together to form a "secular" government. Read More »

UAE oil minister: OPEC not targeting a certain oil price

Asked on Sunday about oil supply worries as a result of the sanctions, Mazrouei told reporters: "That's not what we are concerned about now". Buyers of Iranian oil have until November 4 to wind down their purchases before sanctions kick in, following President Donald Trump withdrawing the United States from the Iran nuclear deal last week, propelling oil prices to a new three and a half year high last week. Read More »

Haryana FM Captain Abhimanyu wants AMU to be named after Jat king

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The minister added that Mahendra Pratap had "fought for independence of "Akhand Bharat" and worked for "Manav Dharam". "What can be sadder than the fact that no image of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh has been displayed in the university". Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath recently cleared his stand on the ongoing controversy over Muhammad Ali Jinnah and said that "A person who is responsible for country's division can not be respected". Read More »

Rally for Internet freedom in Moscow draws 1000 participants

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On April 13, Moscow's Tagansky District Court ruled to block access to Telegram in Russian Federation due to its refusal to provide user data. Russia's Federal Security Service argued that it needs access to encrypted messages to protect against security threats, but Telegram said complying with such demands would violate user's privacy. Read More »

Bataan bishop lauds signing of MOA between PH, Kuwait

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Roque, likewise, assured Filipinos that Kuwait is a progressive, modern country, and noted that the abuse of a number of Filipino domestic workers should not paint a unsafe picture of the Arab country. "I think the crisis is over". "Philippine and Kuwait ties are back to normal". "An important milestone" was how Sen. The Presidential spokesperson said he will be landing via Etihad Airways at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 1 while the Filipino workers will be ... Read More »

Police searching for missing teacher from Queens

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Public school teacher Keith Johnson , 46, was last seen last Saturday, May 4. Johnson is a music teacher at P.S. 29 in College Point, law enforcement sources said. Police said Johnson is known to go camping upstate from time to time. Police said his auto was seen crossing the Throgs Neck Bridge heading out of the city on the morning of May 5. Read More »