Health Care


Amid fires, Feinstein tweets she's running for reelection Amid fires, Feinstein tweets she's running for reelection
- October 09, 2017

Her comments come after the shooting at a Las Vegas music festival last week that killed more than 50 people and injured 500. "I don't know. I would have to take a good look at that and really study it". She said if I could go door to door and pick them up I would. "But not let Dianne Feinstein, which is what she wants to do, turn this all into some Christmas tree on the Hill where she brings all her anti-gun circus, she's been trying to do for years, into this", he continued. (more...)
Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) SVP Shamim Ruff Sells 11500 Shares Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) SVP Shamim Ruff Sells 11500 Shares
- October 09, 2017

According to today's trading volume Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc .is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. More interesting news about Praxair, Inc. Generally speaking, earnings are expected to grow in coming quarters. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in 2017 Q2. (more...)
Supreme Court bans sale of firecrackers in Delhi, NCR on Diwali Supreme Court bans sale of firecrackers in Delhi, NCR on Diwali
- October 09, 2017

A total of 100 firecracker companies moved the Supreme Court on January 30 seeking modification of its earlier order, which had put a ban on selling of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR. On October 6, a plea requesting Supreme Court to restore the ban on sales of firecrackers was submitted, following which a bench headed by Justice AK Sikri reserved the order of license suspension. (more...)
Godhra train burning case Godhra train burning case
- October 09, 2017

The train burning had triggered massive communal riots across the state of Gujarat , leading to deaths of another about 1000 people. The verdict was challenged by the state government and the convicts before the Gujarat High Court on April 6, 2011. (more...)
Body of young nurse who died on Fiji honeymoon being flown home Body of young nurse who died on Fiji honeymoon being flown home
- October 09, 2017

The family are asking people to contribute to the fundraiser for Kelly Clarke , with the money raised set to go towards bringing her body home and her funeral costs. "I told her to be strong, that I was coming straight back and to rest up because she needed her strength". Mrs Clarke finally succumbed to her illness at 10.40pm on Friday night, less than an hour before a medevac team arrived to airlift her to Sydney. (more...)
The Call: Vikings at Chicago The Call: Vikings at Chicago
- October 09, 2017

The Minnesota defense held the Lions to 14 points, but it wasn't enough as the Vikings were held scoreless in the 2nd half, yielding three turnovers to the Detroit defense, crushing their chances to win. Their ground attack is ranked 12 in the NFL (117.5 yards per game), and Howard and Cohen will have a tough task ahead of them when trying to run between the teeth of Minnesota's run defense that is surrendering an average of 71.2 yards per game (third-best in the league), and has allowed only ... (more...)
Trump fares poorly in public's view Trump fares poorly in public's view
- October 09, 2017

Just 42 percent of people surveyed had a favorable opinion of the National Football League, marking a drop of more than 40 points since the end of August, when 73 percent had a favorable view. Meanwhile, a recent Suffolk University-USA Today survey of 1,000 respondents found more than three in five registered voters are now disenchanted with the Republican Party and more than half of them agree Trump has not delivered on his promises. (more...)
Google to use balloons to provide Puerto Rico cell service Google to use balloons to provide Puerto Rico cell service
- October 09, 2017

But in its application to the FCC , Alphabet included letters and emails from eight wireless carriers in Puerto Rico, in which they consented for Loon to use their frequencies for disaster relief and to restore limited communications. The Loon project consists of a network of high altitude balloons that rise like weather balloons to a height above 60,000 feet. To deliver signals to people's devices, Loon needs be integrated with a telco partner's network - the balloons can't do it ... (more...)
Las Vegas shooter's note contained calculations to maximise kills Las Vegas shooter's note contained calculations to maximise kills
- October 08, 2017

Paddock, 64, unleashed a torrent of gunfire onto an outdoor music festival from the windows of his 32nd-floor hotel suite overlooking the concert on Sunday night, then shot himself to death before police stormed his room. It is unusual to have so few clues five days after a mass shooting. In a possible sign he was contemplating massacres at other sites, he also booked rooms overlooking the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago in August and the Life Is Beautiful show near the Vegas Strip in late ... (more...)
Alien megastructure star KIC 8462852's freakish dimming may be caused by dust Alien megastructure star KIC 8462852's freakish dimming may be caused by dust
- October 08, 2017

After being hyped by insane theories, scientists studying the mysterious KIC 8462852 have come to a conclusion that might be the causal factor behind the diminishing trend of light from this Star. To find out, scientists used telescopes in space and on the ground. The researchers determined that the blocking particles are bigger than interstellar dust, the small grains located between the star and the Earth. (more...)
2 babies found in auto with mom's who overdosed on heroin 2 babies found in auto with mom's who overdosed on heroin
- October 08, 2017

Booked were, Kristen Leigh O'Connor, 28 and June Schweinhart , 29 who admitted overdosing after picking up $60 worth of heroin from O'Connor's drug dealer . 'Oh my God, oh my God , ' O'Connor said she heard Schweinhart say, according to the Palm Beach Post . Both women were taken to Bethesda Hospital East. (more...)
Nursing home where 12 died after Irma shuts down Nursing home where 12 died after Irma shuts down
- October 08, 2017

The passings are a piece of a continuous criminal examination by the Hollywood, Florida, police division. "The respondent's (nursing home's) deficient conduct is widespread and places all future residents at immediate threat to their health, safety and welfare", the order said. (more...)
Nusra Front Commander Slips into Coma after Russian Airstrike Nusra Front Commander Slips into Coma after Russian Airstrike
- October 08, 2017

Last month, it acknowledged the deaths of over 700 civilians in its strikes in Syria and Iraq since 2014. On Monday, Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem said the main battles in Syria have nearly reached the end and Damascus is writing the "final chapter" of the crisis. (more...)
Abou-Rida asks Egypt to postpone celebration until end of Congo match Abou-Rida asks Egypt to postpone celebration until end of Congo match
- October 08, 2017

Egypt is waiting to end 28-year wait in wilderness for a world cup spot and this might be the chance for their football team to secure a place in Russian Federation if they manage to get a home victory over Congo Brazzaville if Uganda fail to collect maximum points against visiting Ghana. (more...)
Centre can not put Delhi Metro fare hike on hold, says Minister Centre can not put Delhi Metro fare hike on hold, says Minister
- October 07, 2017

The Centre, however, said a fresh committee to fix fares could be considered if the Delhi government agrees to provide over Rs 3,000 crore every year to DMRC, said the source, quoting a letter sent yesterday by Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal . (more...)
Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Director Sells $119580.00 in Stock Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Director Sells $119580.00 in Stock
- October 07, 2017

The option since executed brings Poppen ownership to 186966 shares. The stock decreased 0.48% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $39.37. $300,000 worth of Micron Technology, Inc . Neuberger Berman Group LLC boosted its stake in Micron Technology by 1.4% during the first quarter. (NASDAQ:MU) or 1,000 shares. (more...)
Tolls suspended on La. 1 ahead of Tropical Storm Nate Tolls suspended on La. 1 ahead of Tropical Storm Nate
- October 07, 2017

Forecasters predict that Tropical Storm Nate could soon be upgraded to a hurricane - and it's on course to hit the Gulf Coast this weekend. So far this year in the Atlantic, there have been six tropical storms and eight hurricanes. (more...)
Orange County confirms first West Nile virus death of season Orange County confirms first West Nile virus death of season
- October 07, 2017

Most people infected with the virus do not develop symptoms, but about one in five people who are infected develop a fever and other symptoms that include headache, body aches, joint pains, vomiting, diarrhea or rash. Meanwhile, the county Public Health Department is urging all residents to take precautions to prevent mosquito bites and reduce areas for breeding of mosquitoes on their property. (more...)
Sushant Singh Rajput bags 'The Fault In Our Stars' remake! Sushant Singh Rajput bags 'The Fault In Our Stars' remake!
- October 07, 2017

Chhabra said in a statement: "Yes, I am on board for " The Fault in Our Stars " remake". These characters were originally played by Ensel Algort and Shailene Woodley respectively. Sushant Singh Rajput seems to be a busy man! Jhanvi Kapoor's Bollywood debut has kept many intrigued for the past few months. "My devotion towards Lord Shiva is utmost and this further makes this film very special". (more...)
Without evidence, Islamic State claims Las Vegas shooting Without evidence, Islamic State claims Las Vegas shooting
- October 07, 2017

Las Vegas police investigate a side street near the Las Vegas Village after a mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival on Sunday in Las Vegas. The death toll stands at 59, with hundreds more injured. Often attackers don't have direct connections to the group, as was the case with the perpetrators of the San Bernardino, California, and Orlando, Florida, mass shootings, but there's usually enough of an online record to suggest that they were acting in ISIS's name. (more...)
Watching sports may affect a person's heart rate Watching sports may affect a person's heart rate
- October 07, 2017

Such dramatic occurrences on National Hockey League ice could be behind cardiac stress - and potentially adverse events, according to a new study in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology . While previous studies have indicated a link between sporting events and cardiac incidents, this is the first study to specifically focus on hockey. (more...)
Police find escaped prisoners in escape room Police find escaped prisoners in escape room
- October 07, 2017

The women said they were from out of town , according to Global News , and asked if they could have a tour of the rooms. "A lot of people want to see what they're getting into before they book". In a downtown location where panhandlers and intoxicated people are fairly common, Liaw said this situation was unique. The escaped inmates are now in custody, and will be returned to a correctional facility. (more...)
Trump contrasts Puerto Rico with Katrina Trump contrasts Puerto Rico with Katrina
- October 07, 2017

At the same press conference, Trump notified Puerto Rico that it had "thrown our budget a little out of wack". "And that's fine, we've saved a lot of lives". Trump, in turn appreciated his administration's response and called out Cruz for what he called "poor leadership". The president shook hands and handed people flashlights. (more...)
Athersys, Inc. (ATHX), Capricor Therapeutics, Inc. (CAPR)
- October 07, 2017

The stock traded within a range of $3.10 and $4.15. Rodman & Renshaw restated a buy rating and issued a $2.15 price target on shares of Capricor Therapeutics in a research report on Saturday, July 22nd. More specifically greed and fear in the market place are the two main factors that cause stock prices to change. The best measure of a company is its profitability, for without it, it can not grow, and if it doesn't grow, then its stock will trend downward. (more...)
Delhi: Two Kids Die After Being Stuck in Father's auto Delhi: Two Kids Die After Being Stuck in Father's auto
- October 07, 2017

Around 1pm, a police officer said, the cab driver had parked his vehicle at an open plot, some 50 meters away from his rented first floor home, and went inside for lunch. No case has been registered so far. The officer said that the family members then chose to return to the police station in the parked cab. They were trapped in the vehicle for nearly nine hours. (more...)