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OR knocks off No 11 Arizona State
- January 13, 2018

Marie Gulich scored the last three points and Mikayla Pivec got a hand on a potential game-tying shot as No. 22 Oregon State won 57-54 at No. 18 Arizona State in a Pac-12 showdown Friday night. The Ducks had been tied with their opponent Sunday, Arizona State, for first place in the Pac-12, and now are alone on top after the Sun Devils lost Friday at Oregon State. (more...)
Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds
- January 13, 2018

Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) has risen 13.65% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.54% the S&P500. Brown Brothers Harriman & Co decreased Novartis Ag (NVS) stake by 0.79% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (more...)
NZONE Skydive: Incident at Lake Wakatipu NZONE Skydive: Incident at Lake Wakatipu
- January 13, 2018

He said he had spoken to police and the skydiving operator, but not the instructor. That company was involved in what is thought to be a mid-air crash in October previous year, killing instructors Peter Dawson and Toby Turner along with mother-of-eight Kerri Pike. (more...)
Welch & Forbes LLC Lowers Stake in Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX)
- January 13, 2018

Stock analysts at Evercore ISI assumed coverage on shares of Becton Dickinson and (NYSE: BDX ) in a report released on Wednesday, January 3rd, MarketBeat.com reports. Tracking ROA value which gives an idea as to how efficient management is at using its assets to generate earnings. It also increased its holding in Fnfv Group Wi (NYSE:FNFV) by 107,100 shares in the quarter, for a total of 118,900 shares, and has risen its stake in Berkshire Hills Bancorp Inc (NYSE:BHLB). (more...)
Extending CHIP for 10 years rather than 5 saves $6 billion, CBO Extending CHIP for 10 years rather than 5 saves $6 billion, CBO
- January 13, 2018

It provides health coverage for millions of kids, including almost 115,000 children from Indiana. "If Congress does not fully reauthorize CHIP by [the end of March], Texas would pursue redistribution funding as it did previously with CMS", Williams said . (more...)
CBSE Justifies Fewer Gaps in Board Exams; No Relief to Anxious Students CBSE Justifies Fewer Gaps in Board Exams; No Relief to Anxious Students
- January 13, 2018

As per the datesheet, history paper is scheduled on March 20 followed by mathematics on March 21. An unhappy parent, general manager Bindiya Sood said "My son studies in DPS and is giving board exam this year". Example: "students are not given even a whole day for preparation and most of all the Physical Education examination is being held on 9.4.18, the day after JEE Mains (8.4.18) even though both of the exams are conducted by the CBSE?" The main aim is to finish the exam as soon as ... (more...)
Is Golar LNG Partners LP (NasdaqGS:GMLP) Undervalued?
- January 13, 2018

About 417,643 shares traded. It has outperformed by 44.64% the S&P500. The Earnings to Price yield of Golar LNG Partners LP (NasdaqGS: GMLP ) is 0.107951. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi invested 0.01% in AMETEK, Inc. Calamos Limited reported 29,217 shares. 2 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data. (more...)
Court Makes U-turn On Anambra Senatorial Seat Judgement Court Makes U-turn On Anambra Senatorial Seat Judgement
- January 13, 2018

Election in Anambra Central Senatorial Discrict has so far not recorded expected turn out as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) conducts a re-run. He also disagreed with Okonkwo that he was not a party to the Appeal Court case, saying the fact that Okonkwo was not a party to the case was immaterial so far his party, PDP, was. (more...)
Revenue Estimates Analysis The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (BK)
- January 13, 2018

The stock increased 0.47% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $112.27. Benjamin F Edwards And Inc holds 0.02% or 3,867 shares. Pepsico, Inc. A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the business. 114 funds opened positions while 708 raised stakes. (more...)
Thomas Fire: California's largest fire fully contained Thomas Fire: California's largest fire fully contained
- January 13, 2018

The huge wildfire that led to this week's devastating debris flows in Montecito is finally 100 percent contained . In the weeks since the deadly fire, the U.S. With the fire now essentially out, officials are focusing on repairing damage from the firefighting efforts, and assessing risks from flooding and debris flows. (more...)
Google techie held for molesting U.S. woman Google techie held for molesting U.S. woman
- January 13, 2018

In her complaint, the woman, who had arrived in India on January 6, told cops that the 25-year-old accused had met her at the hotel in Chanakyapuri on January 8. "She pushed him away and ran out of the room", said Singh. On January 10, she returned to the enclave and registered a complaint with the police, after which she also recorded a statement with the magistrate. (more...)
Altria Group Inc (MO) Receives $72.86 Average Price Target from Brokerages
- January 13, 2018

Morgan Stanley reinitiated Altria Group, Inc. The stock decreased 3.04% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $7.34. Shares of Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) opened at $69.61 on Friday. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, September 26 by Cowen & Co. (NYSE:HBI) on Friday, December 4 to "Conviction Buy" rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of MO in report on Monday, November 6 with "Hold" rating. (more...)
Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRPT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Oppenheimer
- January 13, 2018

Pentair plc (PNR ) shares were closed at $72.59 a share in the latest session and the stock value loss nearly -0.10% since the beginning of this year. (NASDAQ:SRPT) rating on Wednesday, April 6. Piper Jaffray Companies reissued an overweight rating and issued a $55.00 price objective (up previously from $50.00) on shares of Sarepta Therapeutics in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. (more...)
Orange County commissioner condemns Trump's Haiti remarks Orange County commissioner condemns Trump's Haiti remarks
- January 13, 2018

On the streets of Lusaka, capital of the southern African country of Zambia, Trump's reported remark reinforced long-held views about the US leader. MIAC also asked the ambassador to clarify if the United States regards Botswana as a "shithole" country, adding that Trump's comments were "highly irresponsible, reprehensible, and racist". (more...)
Philip G. Brace Sells 12000 Shares of Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Stock
- January 13, 2018

The hedge fund held 1.06M shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $68.96M, down from 1.20 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. This ratio is calculated by dividing the current share price by the book value per share. Following the sale, the chairman now owns 95,420 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $4,674,625.80. (more...)
'Arrogant' surgeon burned his initials onto patients' livers during transplants 'Arrogant' surgeon burned his initials onto patients' livers during transplants
- January 13, 2018

The court heard that the highly respected surgeon's initials were discovered when the new liver of one of his patients failed four days after the transplant. Medical experts have said that the "burning" of organs would not have caused damage to their health or affected clinicial outcomes for patients. A prosecutor criticized the surgeon, saying his actions were "without legal precedent in criminal law". (more...)
Florida Monkeys May Infect Humans With Possibly Fatal Herpes Virus Florida Monkeys May Infect Humans With Possibly Fatal Herpes Virus
- January 13, 2018

Herpes B in humans in rare: only 50 cases have been registered worldwide and transmissions of the virus have never knowingly happened in the wild. However, the researchers say the issue has not been thoroughly studied. "It is interesting to see oral shedding at all", Civitello said in an email after reviewing the paper. Blood tests showed the monkey carried herpes B. (more...)
Coli Outbreak infections linked to romaine lettuce Coli Outbreak infections linked to romaine lettuce
- January 13, 2018

Five people have been hospitalized and two have suffered kidney failure because of an E. coli outbreak which crossed the USA border with Canada, Food Safety News reported. "This investigation is ongoing, and more information will be released as it becomes available", the agency said in a statement . Most strains of E. (more...)
Funding CHIP for 10 years would actually save $6 billion: CBO Funding CHIP for 10 years would actually save $6 billion: CBO
- January 13, 2018

Before Congress passed the short-term funding fix in late December, CHIP programs survived on the states'unspent funds and a $3 billion pool of CHIP money controlled by CMS. (It's a five-year funding bill .) But no matter. By March, according to a new report from Georgetown University, almost half of all states will exhaust all of their federal funding. (more...)
Raw Water: 7 Dangers to Consider Before You Drink Up Raw Water: 7 Dangers to Consider Before You Drink Up
- January 13, 2018

But by shunning recommended water safety practices, experts warn, raw water purveyors may also be selling things you don't want to drink - risky bacteria, viruses and parasites that can make you sick. "We celebrate this ancient life source that humanity flourished from, since the beginning of our existence", the Live Water website says. Unfiltered and untreated water from a natural spring might sound like an elixir, but health experts warn that drinking so-called "raw water" could end ... (more...)