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Animal shelter warns owners against using human hair dye on pets Animal shelter warns owners against using human hair dye on pets
- January 26, 2018

Pinellas County Animal Services posted disturbing photos to its Facebook page showing a severely burned 5 lb. dog named Violet whose hair had been dyed purple. "It was so much worse than we initially thought - how would this little dog make it through". "Do NOT, under any circumstances, use hair color intended for humans on your pets", they wrote in their Facebook post. (more...)
21 flu more deaths in North Carolina 21 flu more deaths in North Carolina
- January 26, 2018

The agency said Thursday that Oklahoma's two largest counties, Oklahoma and Tulsa counties, have recorded the most hospitalizations since September 1. The Centers for Disease Control says the flu is so widespread this season that it has reached epidemic levels. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting vaccinated each year. (more...)
How Have New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYCB) Earnings Forecasts Changed?
- January 26, 2018

About 1.53M shares traded. Capital One Association owns 0.02% invested in Era Group Inc. (NYSE:NYCB) for 12,900 shares. Shufro Rose Lc reported 25,900 shares. Advantus Mngmt accumulated 61,740 shares. Los Angeles Equity Research has 0.31% invested in Praxair, Inc. Citigroup owns 39,026 shares. Stanley, Alabama-based fund reported 10,600 shares. (more...)
USA consumer bureau delays prepaid card rules into 2019
- January 26, 2018

In recent days, Mulvaney has signaled a broader overhaul of the CFPB. On Tuesday, Mulvaney also sent a memo to the CFPB staff outlining a new vision for the agency. Issuers raised several concerns about the rule, including that it would leave them on the hook for fraud losses on unregistered cards. Now, the CFPB says it will give the industry more flexibility on cards linked to digital wallets, such as PayPal and Google Wallet. (more...)
Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)- Performance Analysis To Overcome Risk
- January 26, 2018

Lafitte Cap Lp accumulated 1.53M shares. Sogou Inc. (NYSE:SOGO) has 0.00% since January 24, 2017 and is. For Alaska Air Group, its latest earnings (trailing twelve month) is $775.0M, which compared to last year's level, has dropped by -13.02%. (more...)
Zika virus may be root cause of spike in US birth defects Zika virus may be root cause of spike in US birth defects
- January 26, 2018

It also said healthcare providers should remain vigilant about these possible outcomes. It is important to note that investigators can not state with certainty whether or not the increase is because of local transmission or other factors. (more...)
Jack White Bans Cell Phones At His Upcoming Tour Dates Jack White Bans Cell Phones At His Upcoming Tour Dates
- January 26, 2018

The notice reads: "No photos, video or audio recording devices allowed". For their shows late previous year, the reunited Misfits used Yondr to prevent phone use during their concerts. White's camp released a statement on Wednesday explaining the decision. You can still bring your phone to the show, but it'll be locked in a Yondr pouch once you arrive. (more...)
Pakistan expects to continue longstanding ties with both China, US: PM Abbasi Pakistan expects to continue longstanding ties with both China, US: PM Abbasi
- January 26, 2018

She said the objective of these meetings was to revitalize foreign investment in Pakistan. He said the relationship with China has further strengthened with BRI and CPEC . "Frankly speaking, we are a bit apprehensive from what we have been hearing from over the past one year (and) we don't expect any radical departure from what he has been saying", he was quoted as saying by CNBC. (more...)
Trump says he would speak to Mueller under oath in Russian Federation investigation Trump says he would speak to Mueller under oath in Russian Federation investigation
- January 26, 2018

US Attorney-General Jeff Sessions was questioned by Mr Mueller last week, marking the first time investigators have interviewed a member of Mr Trump's cabinet. Sources told Reuters earlier on Wednesday that senior United States intelligence officers, including Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo, had been questioned by Mr Mueller's team about whether Mr Trump had tried to obstruct justice in the Russian Federation probe. (more...)
Uganda's Yoweri Museveni says he 'loves Trump for frankness' Uganda's Yoweri Museveni says he 'loves Trump for frankness'
- January 26, 2018

President Museveni made the comments while addressing the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) assembly in Kampala . "In the world, you can not survive if you are weak". The African Union demanded that Mr Trump apologise for his "clearly racist" comments. It added the U.S. president's "remarks dishonour the celebrated American creed and respect for diversity and human dignity". (more...)
Cuomo signs executive order to combat flu epidemic in NY Cuomo signs executive order to combat flu epidemic in NY
- January 26, 2018

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an executive order Thursday allowing pharmacists to administer flu vaccines to children ages 2 to 18, a move to combat the growing influenza epidemic in ny and around the nation. During last year's flu season, there were 12,912 flu-related hospitalizations and eight pediatric deaths in NY. The governor also ordered the Department of Health to expand the state's influenza public service advertising campaign to target areas of ny hit hardest by flu. (more...)
Placing the Bulls-Eye Focus on British American Tobacco plc (ASX:BTI)
- January 26, 2018

Many chart analysts believe that an ADX reading over 25 would suggest a strong trend. The time frame or length you choose for a moving average, also called the "look back period", can play a big role in how effective it is. The stock of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, July 29 by Societe Generale. This ratio is internally not steady, since the market value of equity is divided by the total revenues of the firm. (more...)
Damien Chazelle Drama Scores Straight-to-Series Order at Apple Damien Chazelle Drama Scores Straight-to-Series Order at Apple
- January 26, 2018

Justin Horowitz ( La La Land ) will serve as Executive Producer along with Fred Berger under his Automatik banner. Apple has taken another step toward becoming a power in the entertainment business by scooping up the rights for a TV project from Damien Chazelle , the Oscar-winning writer and director of " La La Land ", the unlikely critical and box office hit from 2016. (more...)
Denali Advisors LLC Purchases 10300 Shares of Travelers Companies Inc (TRV)
- January 26, 2018

Heyman holds 239,744 (0.09% of shares outstanding) and Dr. Glen D. Nelson, M.D. holds 122,995 (0.04% of shares outstanding). Intellectus Partners LLC grew its stake in Travelers Companies by 4.6% in the 2nd quarter. The firm's revenue was up 4.7% compared to the same quarter previous year. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $3.08/share and a low EPS of $2.15/share. (more...)
Chinese monkey pair first primates cloned Chinese monkey pair first primates cloned
- January 26, 2018

SCNT involves removing the nucleus from the egg cell of one individual, and replacing it with the nucleus of a differentiated body cell from another individual. "We tried several different methods, but only one worked", senior author Qiang Sun said in a statement . Embryo splitting can produce a maximum of four at a time, while the new technique could in theory clone far more. (more...)
Tide Pods are being talked about each 6 seconds on social media Tide Pods are being talked about each 6 seconds on social media
- January 26, 2018

In a normal year, the Utah Poison Control Center will receive about 200 calls for possible laundry detergent pod toxicity. This compares to 53 cases in all of 2017. The pods taste "nasty", and, as the liquid travels down the esophagus, it burns. Tide has also started its own awareness campaign on YouTube to denounce the unsafe fad even further. (more...)
FDA's Tobacco Panel Rejects Reduced-Risk Claims for Philip Morris' iQOS FDA's Tobacco Panel Rejects Reduced-Risk Claims for Philip Morris' iQOS
- January 26, 2018

IQOS is created to heat tobacco but not burn it, and comes in a sleek package that would not look out of place in an Apple store. The FDA's Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee voted 8-0 with one abstention against Philip Morris' claim IQOS cuts the risk of tobacco-related diseases, and in a 5-4 vote rejected its claim that it is less risky than continuing to smoke cigarettes. (more...)
Trump reportedly asked acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director who he voted for in 2016 Trump reportedly asked acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director who he voted for in 2016
- January 26, 2018

When asked Wednesday whether had had queried McCabe about his vote, the President denied it. McDaniel, however, seemed to think the question wasn't concerning. This is not the first or only time this President, only in office for a year now, has inappropriately demanded loyalty and tried to interfere in the Russian Federation probe. (more...)
Even one cigarette a day is harmful to your heart Even one cigarette a day is harmful to your heart
- January 25, 2018

They found that was associated with at least a 48 per cent increased risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) in men. Relative risks were adjusted for age in all calculations and additional confounders in some, and the relative risks for one, five, and 20 cigarettes per day were pooled across all studies in a random effects meta-analysis. (more...)
Duterte asks Filipinos to leave Kuwait Duterte asks Filipinos to leave Kuwait
- January 25, 2018

He said that if another Filipino domestic worker dies, he will not hesitate to impose a permanent deployment ban and will repatriate all Filipinos working in Kuwait. 'The Filipino workers enjoy comfortable conditions that guarantee their rights regardless of the recent unjustifiable fuss, ' he said. The former envoy, who also served in various positions under several administrations, explained that "not all OFWs in Kuwait are HSWs". (more...)