Health Care


'Maximum pressure' - U.S. warns N. Korea as Ivanka hits Olympics 'Maximum pressure' - U.S. warns N. Korea as Ivanka hits Olympics
- February 24, 2018

The announcement comes as South Korea hosts the Winter Olympics, an occasion the two Koreas have used as an opportunity to ease tensions and restart talks. Nevertheless, South Korea welcomed the U.S. sanctions saying they would "alert those who are illegally trading with North Korea and therefore bolster the global community to carry out resolutions from the UN Security Council". (more...)
Moeen Ali: Crowd for Ashes in Australia disappointingly small Moeen Ali: Crowd for Ashes in Australia disappointingly small
- February 24, 2018

We're very lucky in England - after being all around the world and seeing the crowds everywhere else, we've got the best fans, we've got full houses most of the time. The 30 year-old says that opting to specialise in limited overs cricket like Rashid and Hales has "not crossed my mind" but neither has he ruled it out at some point. (more...)
Weather impacts OBI blood supply Weather impacts OBI blood supply
- February 24, 2018

Blood donors will receive their choice of t-shirt for helping to save lives by giving blood with Oklahoma Blood Institute. In addition to Oklahoma's urgent need, canceled blood drives in western Arkansas due to illness have affected Arkansas' supply of blood, ABI said in a news release. (more...)
(PCG) Position Reduced by M&T Bank Corp
- February 24, 2018

Wallace Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Novartis A G for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $185.43B market cap company. The stock increased 2.26% or $0.905 during the last trading session, reaching $40.995. It worsened, as 39 investors sold PCG shares while 160 reduced holdings. 50 funds opened positions while 182 raised stakes. California Public Employees Retirement Systems reported 1.54M shares. (more...)
This Pakistani admirer of Priya Varrier croons 'Manikya Malaraya...' so well This Pakistani admirer of Priya Varrier croons 'Manikya Malaraya...' so well
- February 24, 2018

After seeing his dad's wink, young Ayaan jumps to the bed with the music of 'Oru Adaar Love' playing in the background. Seems like there is no stopping for Priya Prakash Varrier's wink and shoot kiss video from Omar Lulu's upcoming Malayalam film Oru Adaar Love on social media. (more...)
Bank scams: Three fresh cases of financial fraud reported Bank scams: Three fresh cases of financial fraud reported
- February 24, 2018

Meanwhile, Nirav Modi , his uncle Mehul Choksi and others are being investigated by the CBI, ED and the tax department after a bank fraud recently came to light, following a complaint by the PNB that they allegedly cheated the nationalised bank to the tune of Rs 11,400 crore, with the purported involvement of a few employees of the bank. (more...)
WWE Elimination Chamber 2018: Preview and predictions
- February 24, 2018

The record-breaking fight comes immediately after the first-ever women's Money in the Bank match, and the first-ever women's Royal Rumble match. For the first time ever six women will enter the destructive structure and the victor will be crowned RAW Women's Champion ahead of WrestleMania 34 . (more...)
Kasich Talks About Bipartisan Health Care Plan During DC Appearance Kasich Talks About Bipartisan Health Care Plan During DC Appearance
- February 24, 2018

John Kasich (R-Ohio), Brian Sandoval (R-Nev.), Tom Wolf (D-Pa.), John Hickenlooper (D-Colo.) and Alaska's own Bill Walker, an independent. It is meant to control costs, stabilize insurance markets to make them more accessible, reduce regulatory expenses, and give states flexibility to develop their own solutions, such as with Medicaid. (more...)
Vetr Upgrades Chevron (CVX) to Strong-Buy
- February 24, 2018

Chevrontexaco Corp now has $208.72B valuation. United Bank now owns 15,606 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $1,628,000 after buying an additional 211 shares in the last quarter. Texas Yale Capital Corporation has 25,608 shares. Asset reported 6,862 shares stake. CVX has been the subject of a number of other reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating, sixteen have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong ... (more...)
Rhode Island State Representative Wants to Tax Violent Video Games Rhode Island State Representative Wants to Tax Violent Video Games
- February 24, 2018

Interestingly, the United States Secret Service's research found that less than 20 percent of school shooters played violent video games. Nardolillo says his plan will "counteract the aggression they may cause". He states that his goal with this is to keep schools safe and a "calm place for students to learn". "There is evidence that children exposed to violent video games at a young age tend to act more aggressively than those who are not", Nardolillo said in a statement , although ... (more...)
Marco Rubio Repeatedly Booed at Guns Town Hall Marco Rubio Repeatedly Booed at Guns Town Hall
- February 24, 2018

The gun used by Paddock and Stoneman Douglas High suspect Nikolas Cruz , the AR-15, now allows for 30 rounds to be fired without the need to reload. Israel also addressed Loesch at one point: "I understand you're standing up for the NRA , and I understand that's what you're supposed to do". (more...)
The river crested, but rain keeps coming The river crested, but rain keeps coming
- February 24, 2018

The river near Panama, Oklahoma was about 31 feet, more than 2 feet above its flood stage. Most of Public Landing is flooded, as well as Riverside Park off River Road. "This would be projected as the third highest elevation flood in the city of Lowell history". Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) is also preparing for "potentially serious flooding" which means roadways and medical care services may be blocked and access will be limited. (more...)
The Flamin' Hot Cheetos movie is coming-and Twitter is roasting it The Flamin' Hot Cheetos movie is coming-and Twitter is roasting it
- February 24, 2018

Cheetos are headed to the big screen, and it's not an animated movie starring Chester Cheetah. The son of a Mexican immigrant, he apparently grew up in Southern California picking grapes, then became a janitor at Frito-Lay, PepsiCo's snack company - the ideal place to develop a billion-dollar flamin' hot snack idea. (more...)
Discovery Communications (DISCA) Upgraded to "Neutral" by Moffett Nathanson
- February 24, 2018

Reinhart Partners Inc who had been investing in Brinker Intl Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.62B market cap company. About 357,801 shares traded. (NASDAQ:DISCA) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, September 7 by Jefferies. The rating was upgraded by Robert W. Baird to "Outperform" on Friday, October 30. (more...)
Ex-NFL Linebacker Murdered By Cocaine Dealers ... Officials Say Ex-NFL Linebacker Murdered By Cocaine Dealers ... Officials Say
- February 24, 2018

Ex-NFL linebacker Robert Eddins - who played briefly with the Buffalo Bills - was shot to death in a basement by 3 drug dealers. officials say. The three are charged with interstate travel with intent to kill, injure or harass; interstate travel in aid of unlawful activity; heroin and cocaine distribution and firearm offenses relating to the murders of Eddins and McFarlin. (more...)
Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE:NBR) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest
- February 24, 2018

The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 5.60% and Monthly Volatility of 5.56%. The stock increased 0.84% or $0.785 during the last trading session, reaching $94.675. Vanguard Grp Incorporated has 0.59% invested in Philip Morris International Inc. Oak Assoc Limited Oh holds 214,095 shares. Currently Oclaro Inc (NASDAQ:OCLR)'s shares owned by insiders are 2.8%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 70.1%. (more...)
In shooting's aftermath, sheriff faces questions over police response In shooting's aftermath, sheriff faces questions over police response
- February 24, 2018

But instead of entering, the officer waited outside for four minutes as the gunman killed students and faculty inside, authorities said. Some lawmakers say the goal of achieving an outright ban on assault rifles is slim to none, instead lawmakers will focus on mental health and background checks. (more...)
Study Shows Teens Don't Smoke More Weed When There's Legal Medical Marijuana Study Shows Teens Don't Smoke More Weed When There's Legal Medical Marijuana
- February 24, 2018

The correlation between legalization and teen use has been hotly debated for years, but the study found that in states where the drug is legalized for medicinal purposes there was no increase in use among teenagers compared to usage levels before legalization, according to Live Science . (more...)
South Sudan sentences South African rebel adviser to death South Sudan sentences South African rebel adviser to death
- February 24, 2018

Children have been recruited by all sides of the conflict and have been forced to kill civilians, the commission found. The 2015 peace agreement to end the violence was again violated in July 2016 when the rival factions resumed fighting in the capital, forcing Machar to flee into exile. (more...)
Donald Trump seeks to arm teachers Donald Trump seeks to arm teachers
- February 24, 2018

Speaking with Florida state and local officials about the shooting last week at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland , Fla., Trump expressed a desire to "toughen up" regulations. They're very close to me. A spokesman later explained that the president's issue is not with the drills themselves. Trump has proposed increasing the minimum age for the purchase of certain guns in the wake of last week's school shooting in Florida. (more...)
Canadian Hockey Player Chucks a Silent Tanty After Losing To Team USA Canadian Hockey Player Chucks a Silent Tanty After Losing To Team USA
- February 24, 2018

Canada's Olympic curling nightmare was completed on Friday when the men's team , gold medalists in the last three Games, lost 7-5 to Switzerland in the bronze medal match. "This is for Julie Chu [former U.S. team captain] and for all our families at home, the schools that we went to, everyone supporting us". "It is a feeling I have never experienced". (more...)
Ex-Dolphin Jonathan Martin detained by police over social media post Ex-Dolphin Jonathan Martin detained by police over social media post
- February 24, 2018

That same year, Martin revealed he'd attempted suicide a couple of times during his National Football League career. The spokesperson was unable to confirm Martin's involvement and said they had no information about there suspect or a possible arrest . (more...)
Teachers protest push for guns in schools with #ArmMeWith movement
- February 24, 2018

State lawmakers are scrambling to propose broad packages focused on mental health and guns, following the February 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland that left 14 students and three faculty members dead. The National Education Association, the American Federation of Teachers and the teachers' union in Florida's Broward County, where last week's deadly rampage took place, have publicly denounced the idea of arming teachers. (more...)
Supreme Court allows execution of Alabama inmate to proceed Supreme Court allows execution of Alabama inmate to proceed
- February 24, 2018

Evidence shows that Branch approached Morris after she left a night class on January 11, 1993, so he could steal her red Toyota and return to his home state of Indiana. "Whatever punishment I might have received or will receive will be just". "The crime deserves severe punishment for the criminals who killed them". The officials at the Holman Correctional Facility determined there was insufficient time to prepare the inmate and have postponed the execution. (more...)
Flooding from heavy rain, melting snow hits state Flooding from heavy rain, melting snow hits state
- February 24, 2018

A one-year-old girl died when she wandered into standing water in a backyard in Central Michigan and a 52-year-old woman was found dead in her auto that was submerged in a ditch in IL, local media reported. Flood advisories were in effect until at least Sunday for low-lying parts of eastern Texas northeast across the region into southern OH and in Michigan, Indiana and IL, the National Weather Service said. (more...)