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Disney Announces Its Own Streaming Service, To Launch 2019 Disney Announces Its Own Streaming Service, To Launch 2019
- August 11, 2017

Disney said the new services would be based on technology provided by video-streaming firm BAMTech, in which the media company is increasing its stake to 75 percent by paying $1.58 billion. Besides the new platform, Disney will also launch its in ESPM video streaming service in early 2018. "By ending the Netflix movie deal, Disney will keep movies such as Toy Story 4 and Frozen 2 for its own offering". (more...)
Japan says it 'can never tolerate' North Korea's provocations Japan says it 'can never tolerate' North Korea's provocations
- August 11, 2017

But those message are beginning to converge. Referring to his comments earlier in the week Mr Trump said: "Maybe that statement wasn't tough enough". He said the U.S. Some analysts do not think that Kim will follow through on this very specific threat against the United States territory. He said North Korea "better get their act together or they are going to be in trouble like few nations have ever been in trouble". (more...)
Denier-in-Chief Trump Should Read NOAA's Frightening New Climate Report Denier-in-Chief Trump Should Read NOAA's Frightening New Climate Report
- August 11, 2017

Like other former bastions of media respectability, the New York Times can't seem to get out of its own way these days. Several real climate scientists contacted by Gizmodo felt Smith was not as up to snuff on his research as he claimed to be, however. (more...)
NY to allow medical marijuana lozenges, tablets - and advertising NY to allow medical marijuana lozenges, tablets - and advertising
- August 11, 2017

Andrew Cuomo, adding that the need for more dispensaries came with the increasing number of certified patients since NY legalized medical marijuana in 2014. Expanding the variety of approved forms of medical marijuana was just one of the steps announced Thursday by the state Health Department. The state also intends to create a shorter two-hour course for medical practitioners interested in the program, in addition to the current four-hour course. (more...)
Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE:CCC) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume
- August 10, 2017

The sales growth rate for a stock is a measure of how the stock's sales per share (SPS) has grown over a specific period of time. The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 15th. Shares of Calgon Carbon Corporation, (NYSE:CCC) gained 5.25% to $16.05 on Monday. The YTD performance of the stock stands at -17.94 Percent. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 24,183 shares of the company's stock, valued at $344,607.75. (more...)
Netflix acquires rights to stream 'Baahubali' series for Rs 25.5 crore Netflix acquires rights to stream 'Baahubali' series for Rs 25.5 crore
- August 10, 2017

The second part " Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion" released this year and depicted the backstory of Amarendra Baahubali and why did Kattappa kill him. Jessica Lee, vice-president (communications), Netflix, in an emailed statement to the Mint , revealed that Netflix was planning to ramp up investment in the Indian market, and looking at both original and licensed titles. (more...)
Researchers can now hack a PC with malware stored on synthetic DNA Researchers can now hack a PC with malware stored on synthetic DNA
- August 10, 2017

A malware program was then translated into a simple computer command of 176 DNA letters, denoted by A, C, and G and embedded into the DNA sample. Researchers demonstrated for the first time that it is possible to remotely compromise a computer using information stored in DNA. (more...)
South Sudan military captures rebel headquarters near Ethiopia border South Sudan military captures rebel headquarters near Ethiopia border
- August 10, 2017

South Sudan's government forces have overtaken the rebel-held stronghold and opposition headquarters of Pagak, along the Ethiopian border, William Gatjiath Deng, spokesman for the opposition IO, told The Associated Press. The war spread across South Sudan with the collapse of a peace agreement in 2015, leaving many in poverty and despair. Machar was forced into exile in South Africa previous year but Pagak had remained a military stronghold for his loyalists. (more...)
Woman on scooter chased 3km by 2 men in auto Woman on scooter chased 3km by 2 men in auto
- August 10, 2017

The woman, who was chased by the accused for nearly 20 minutes, is in shock and is staying at home since the incident, her fiancé said.The FIR says the incident happened around 11:45pm on Sunday when the victim was headed home on her scooter from her office in Sector 17.She was on a call with her fiancé at the time of the incident."Usually, her shift starts around 10:30pm and ends at 8 am, but, on Sunday, she was not feeling well and left early for home", her fiancé told Hindustan Times . (more...)
Equity markets keep slipping; Sensex, Nifty still in loss Equity markets keep slipping; Sensex, Nifty still in loss
- August 10, 2017

Investors also ran for cover after a flare-up in tension between the U.S. and North Korea over the latter's ballistic missile programme hit the sentiment. On the other hand, Dr Reddy'S Laboratories (1.47%), Infosys (1.10%), Axis Bank (0.89%), Housing Development Finance Corporation (0.79%), Hero Motocorp (0.66%), and Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (0.57%) were the major gainers in the Sensex. (more...)
New research suggests this vitamin could help prevent miscarriages New research suggests this vitamin could help prevent miscarriages
- August 10, 2017

She said: "This has the potential to significantly reduce the number of miscarriages and birth defects around the world, and I do not use these words lightly". New research suggests it might be worth the taste. This indicates pregnant women may require more vitamin B3 than is now available in most vitamin supplements. (more...)
(NYSE:LYV) Position Lowered by Sei Investments Co (NYSE:LYV) Position Lowered by Sei Investments Co
- August 10, 2017

The institutional investor owned 79,319 shares of the company's stock after selling 129,346 shares during the period. Proshare Advisors Lc has invested 0% in Live Nation Entertainment, Inc . If you are viewing this piece on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States and worldwide copyright law. The stock is noticeable among investors as LYV reported favorable performance of 42.33%. (more...)
Narayani Hospital without lab kits to test swine flu Narayani Hospital without lab kits to test swine flu
- August 10, 2017

Notably, the state government has directed the hospitals to create isolated wards for the swine flu patients. During this period, 40 patients of dengue have been found in 14 districts out of which one patient is undergoing treatment. "We have been requesting Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious Diseases Hospital in Kathmandu to send the medical kits, but to no avail", said Dr Singh. (more...)
Liberum Capital Reiterates Hold Rating for Sky Plc Liberum Capital Reiterates Hold Rating for Sky Plc
- August 10, 2017

About shares traded. Erin Energy Corp (NYSEMKT:ERN) has declined 11.33% since August 9, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.65% the S&P500. On Wednesday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by Berenberg with "Sell". The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, April 18 by Jefferies. (more...)
Scientists, professors, students to 'March for Science' across India today Scientists, professors, students to 'March for Science' across India today
- August 10, 2017

The RSS-linked science organisation Vijnana Bharati dubbed the march "politically motivated, left-oriented and "anti-government". Even scientists working overseas organised marches in Barcelona, Munich, Tel Aviv and several places in the U.S. (more...)
Federal transportation officials won't push for sleep apnea screenings after all Federal transportation officials won't push for sleep apnea screenings after all
- August 10, 2017

Sleep apnea affects about 22 million people in the United States, according to the American Sleep Apnea Association, and 80 percent of moderate to severe OSA cases are undiagnosed. They also encouraged commercial drivers and employers to increase their awareness of sleep apnea. "It would be a very effective regulation and would save a lot of lives", he said. (more...)
Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) Lowered to Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) Lowered to "Buy" at BidaskClub
- August 10, 2017

Dimensional Fund L P has invested 0% in Esperion Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ESPR). BidaskClub lowered shares of Esperion Therapeutics from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, August 4th. Amer International Grp Inc has invested 0% in Esperion Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ESPR). Amer Intll Gp holds 8,230 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Taking a look at insider trading at Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. (more...)
This Protein Tricks Your Heart Into Thinking It's Exercising This Protein Tricks Your Heart Into Thinking It's Exercising
- August 10, 2017

In animal studies, the researchers noticed that heart muscles that were treated with the protein became longer and had healthier fibers. In mouse and rat tests, it stimulated healthy growth of heart tissue after heart attacks, in contrast to the unhealthy growth that normally occurs. (more...)
Buhari Government Planning to Truncate Nigeria's Democracy - PDP Buhari Government Planning to Truncate Nigeria's Democracy - PDP
- August 10, 2017

According to the Senate, President Buhari had complied with the provisions of the nation's ground norm, the Constitution, which stipulated that he must handover to the Vice President and duly inform the two chambers of the legislature about his medical vacation. (more...)
Kendrick Lamar Says Taylor Swift and Katy Perry Have Some 'Real Beef' Kendrick Lamar Says Taylor Swift and Katy Perry Have Some 'Real Beef'
- August 09, 2017

Which brings us to Kendrick Lamar , now in Rolling Stone , answering for their beef. That's a great question", he declared. "No! The interview closes on a more personal note, with Lamar addressing the future and his optimism for it: "As long as I'm dedicating myself fully to my potential and this gift, there's nothing else to think about". (more...)
Marijuana users three times as likely to die from high blood pressure Marijuana users three times as likely to die from high blood pressure
- August 09, 2017

Yankey said were limitations in the way marijuana use was assessed - including that researchers could not be sure whether people had used the drug continuously since they first tried it. It also reported in the study that heart and blood pressure risks on marijuana users may be greater than the risk for cigarette smokers. Those who answered "yes" were classified by researchers as marijuana users and duration of use was determined by subtracting age at marijuana use initiation from the age at ... (more...)
Times Scientists Named New Species/Fossils After Musicians Times Scientists Named New Species/Fossils After Musicians
- August 09, 2017

Lemmysuchus obtusidens , which lived a short while after Lemmy was born, some 164 million years ago during the Middle Jurassic Period, claimed a skull of more than three feet in length and its entire body was a remarkable 19 feet long, so just shorter than Lemmy. (more...)
Duterte Promotes 'Dead or Alive' Bounties of $40K Duterte Promotes 'Dead or Alive' Bounties of $40K
- August 09, 2017

Espenido - who was also the police chief in Albuera, Leyte when detained mayor Rolando Espinosa was killed - said his job now in Ozamiz was still far from over, but he would abide by the PNP leadership should he be transferred again to another area. (more...)
"Stress reduction" grade policy changed by UGA professor
- August 09, 2017

First published on the website Campus Reform , Watson's stress reduction policy went viral and led to complaints about students not being prepared for the real world. I will offer every chance for you to gain high-level mastery", Business Insider cited the professor's syllabus . "The University of Georgia uses very high standards when delivering curriculum, including a university-wide rule that requires faculty members to use a grading system based on transparent and ... (more...)
Renaissance Technologies LLC Buys 255394 Shares of Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) Renaissance Technologies LLC Buys 255394 Shares of Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT)
- August 09, 2017

DnB Asset Management AS raised its stake in shares of Fitbit by 81.2% in the first quarter. Insiders have sold 545,000 shares of company stock worth $2,905,100 over the last ninety days. A number of research firms recently commented on FIT. Fitbit, Inc . (NYSE:FIT) was downgraded by ValuEngine from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research report issued on Thursday, July 13th. (more...)