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New Jersey company paying $950M for Cook Group's drug unit New Jersey company paying $950M for Cook Group's drug unit
- September 20, 2017

Catalent has made the latest move in the restructuring of the contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) market with the announced acquisition of Cook Pharmica LLC , for $950 million, adding to Catalent's existing biologics drug development and manufacturing capacities. (more...)
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Shares Sold by Quadrant Capital Management LLC Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Shares Sold by Quadrant Capital Management LLC
- September 20, 2017

To fully grasp the existing nature of the stock, a trader will need to know the company's stock price to its revenues. (NYSE:R) has declined 4.77% since September 18, 2016 and is downtrending. Mosaic Family Wealth LLC now owns 700 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $117,000 after purchasing an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Jose to pass as Maria eyes up the Caribbean Jose to pass as Maria eyes up the Caribbean
- September 20, 2017

Due to the favorable see and atmospheric conditions, Hurricane Maria is expected to strengthen a bit more in the next day or so. The Tropical Storm force winds extend far from away the center of the storm and will still impact southeastern MA, coastal Rhode Island and CT with gusty winds , the potential for coastal flooding, high waves and heavy rain . (more...)
USA, UN launches 10-point declaration for support for UN reforms USA, UN launches 10-point declaration for support for UN reforms
- September 20, 2017

But, he added, the challenge is for the United Nations , which recently passed a resolution imposing tougher sanctions on North Korea , to help avoid conflict. State Department official. Trump arrived in NY earlier in the day to attend a series of meetings surrounding the U.N. General Assembly this week. He also applauded the Secretary General for laying out a vision to reform the United Nations so that it could better serve the people across the world. (more...)
Five takeaways from Panthers' win over Bills Five takeaways from Panthers' win over Bills
- September 20, 2017

The Bills eventually got to Newton, sacking the Panthers quarterback six times, three in each half. McCaffrey could also be used as a weapon through the air, getting four catches for 34 yards against Buffalo, he could be thrown into the mix of receivers who see more action with Olsen gone. (more...)
Worker dismissed for opposing same-sex marriage on social media Worker dismissed for opposing same-sex marriage on social media
- September 20, 2017

The owner of Capital Kids Parties , Madlin Sims , said on a private Facebook post that "homophobic views being made public are detrimental to the business and don't align with my personal values or morals as the owner of the business". Meanwhile, Madeline said her views were based on her faith. " I simply can't vote yes without going against my God ", she said. I'm a Yes voter, but believe people like you are setting a very unsafe precedence - we can not silence opinions. (more...)
AMBER Alert for 3-month-old infant AMBER Alert for 3-month-old infant
- September 20, 2017

Investigators say Heather Cochran and Rex Douglas Cochran Jr. were last seen in the 200 block of Northwood Drive in Clyde around 10:15 a.m. He has brown hair and brown eyes. They're believed to be driving a blue Ford Mustang and may be headed to Georgia or Florida. She has brown hair, green eyes, and a tattoo on the right side of the neck and below her jaw that says "Faith". (more...)
Theresa May wants terrorist material on the web removed in two hours Theresa May wants terrorist material on the web removed in two hours
- September 20, 2017

In particular, she wants them to "develop new technological solutions to prevent such content being uploaded in the first place". This, of course, raises the contentious issue of online privacy. Ms May will tell the event, on the fringe of the UN General Assembly that extremists are adapting to efforts to thwart them online - so the tech firms must do the same. (more...)
Catalonia Referendum: Spanish Raid on Unipost Deals Blow to Vote Catalonia Referendum: Spanish Raid on Unipost Deals Blow to Vote
- September 20, 2017

Other Catalan government premises, including those of the interior, foreign affairs, welfare, telecommunications and tax departments, were also searched, according to sources cited by Reuters. Tensions between the central government and Catalonia are heating up as regional authorities vow to press on with the vote. Police said they confiscated over 45,000 notifications which were about to be sent to Catalans selected to staff polling stations for the vote, representing 80 percent of the ... (more...)
N/Korea nuclear issue must be resolved - China
- September 20, 2017

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will depart Monday on a five-day trip to NY to address the U.N. General Assembly and appeal to other world leaders for unity over the threat from North Korea . It was the 15th missile test by North Korea this year and the first since North Korea detonated its most powerful nuclear bomb to date on September 3. (more...)
North Korea says sanctions will accelerate nuclear programme
- September 20, 2017

Last week's missile test followed North Korea's September 3 nuclear test. Washington has also asked China to do more to rein in its neighbor and ally, while Beijing has urged the United States to refrain from making threats against the North. (more...)
Pakistan's PM notes importance of relationship with Sri Lanka Pakistan's PM notes importance of relationship with Sri Lanka
- September 20, 2017

Pakistan and the United States have chose to remain engaged with a productive way to achieve mutual aspirations of peace, stability and prosperity in the region. "We are partners in the war against terrorism". Pakistan has urged upon the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation to play a leading role for Rohingya Muslim brothers and sisters . (more...)
BSF troops foil infiltration bid at border, 2 Pak drug smugglers killed BSF troops foil infiltration bid at border, 2 Pak drug smugglers killed
- September 20, 2017

The incident took place on the intervening night of September 19-20 in the Ajnala sector in Amritsar. AK-47 Rifle, Pistol, Pakistan mobile with SIM card and Pakistani currency worth approximately Rs. When the troopers challenged the people, they opened fire. "The area has been cordoned off and the search is on at the IB", the spokesperson added. (more...)
Heights of corruption: Rs 389 cr Bihar dam collapses hours before inauguration Heights of corruption: Rs 389 cr Bihar dam collapses hours before inauguration
- September 20, 2017

When asked who was responsible for poor quality embankment work, he said, "The water resources department has ordered an inquiry into the matter". The Chief Minister was forced to cancel the inauguration today of the Ganga canal project that was completed after a 40-year delay. (more...)
Palace: Duterte's remark on Trillanes' alleged offshore accounts an 'isolated case' Palace: Duterte's remark on Trillanes' alleged offshore accounts an 'isolated case'
- September 20, 2017

On Sept. 11, Trillanes submitted to the Anti-Money Laundering Council and the Ombudsman 12 waivers for each of his 12 reported offshore bank accounts as alleged by the President. Trillanes, who went to DBS Bank's Alexandra branch in Singapore, said: "I was able to belie the claim of Duterte that I have a bank account here". "Upon checking in her computer, the teller again said, 'No such accounts exist.' Some media reporters heard this when I asked this question", Trillanes said. (more...)
No makeup days for students following Hurricane Irma No makeup days for students following Hurricane Irma
- September 20, 2017

Governor Scott said, "Today, I am directing every Florida county impacted by Hurricane Irma to submit a detailed debris clean-up plan no later than noon tomorrow, September 19". After waiting on the transplant list for 100 days, she received the transplant August 31. "I thought that all of my neighbors would get a huge kick out of it", Agles said. (more...)
Haley: UN's Israel Bashing Slowing Down Under Trump Administration
- September 20, 2017

North Korea will be high on the agenda during the U.N. General Assembly session in NY this coming week. In the past, she said, "I think we saw a United Nations where the United States was giving over 25 percent of the funding and being utterly disrespected, the United Nations was bashing Israel every chance they get". (more...)
Canada threatens to cut ties with Boeing amid CSeries trade row Canada threatens to cut ties with Boeing amid CSeries trade row
- September 20, 2017

But the government is busily preparing the ground for post-Brexit deals with leading world economies since as the US, Japan and Canada. Open Britain adds this would boost United Kingdom exports by £2.117bn. Boeing is acting in its own "narrow economic interest to harm a potential competitor", Trudeau said, adding the challenge "is not in keeping with the kind of openness to trade that we know benefits citizens in all countries". (more...)
Thyssenkrupp, Tata Steel agree European steel merger Thyssenkrupp, Tata Steel agree European steel merger
- September 20, 2017

In Tata, we have found a partner with a very good strategic and cultural fit. Merger talks started around 18 months ago after Tata decided not to sell its United Kingdom steel business. We also welcome Tata's commitment that there will be no asset closures, or indeed any reductions in production capacities. "As always, the devil will be in the detail and we are seeking further assurances on jobs, investment and future production across the United Kingdom operations". (more...)
Afghan President Ghani at United Nations urges dialogue with Pakistan
- September 20, 2017

In a veiled attack to Pakistan, he referred to countries that provide "safe haven" to the terrorists. He said countries must deny the terrorists safe havens, transit, funding and any form of support for their "vile and sinister ideology". (more...)