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Take-Two raises forecast on boost from Take-Two raises forecast on boost from "NBA 2K18", "Grand Theft Auto"
- February 08, 2018

In fact, four years after the game's initial release, Grand Theft Auto V continues to post immensely strong sales numbers. "Our stellar results were highlighted by record recurrent consumer spending on both Grand Theft Auto Online and National Basketball Association 2K18, robust ongoing sales of Grand Theft Auto V , and the successful launch of WWE 2K18", said Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick. (more...)
Big-time North Carolina DT Rick Sandidge commits to SC
- February 08, 2018

SC - which landed both the final official and in-home visits - countered on Saturday when Muschamp, Bentley, defensive coordinator Travaris Robinson, defensive line coach Lance Thompson and outside linebackers coach Mike Peterson joined to answer final questions and enjoy hot dogs, baked beans and macaroni and cheese. (more...)
Flu outbreak closes Cullman County schools Thursday and Friday Flu outbreak closes Cullman County schools Thursday and Friday
- February 08, 2018

School officials said they want to provide students and staff with the flu enough time to recover and get well. "And some of them are getting better and coming back with weakened immune systems and they're getting the flu again", he says, "so I just feel like we've got to try something". (more...)
American Electric Power Company Inc (NYSE:AEP) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.62 American Electric Power Company Inc (NYSE:AEP) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.62
- February 08, 2018

The fund owned 49,120 shares of the utilities provider's stock after acquiring an additional 5,142 shares during the period. Therefore 55% are positive. (NYSE:AEP) is 0.008757. About 704,085 shares traded. The ERP5 of American Electric Power Company, Inc . (NYSE:AEP) are -11.77% since the start of 2016. (more...)
Active Performers: TRI Pointe Group, Inc. (TPH)
- February 08, 2018

The stock decreased 1.78% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $15.96. The Meet Group, Inc. GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) has risen 4.26% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. Therefore 30% are positive. TRI Pointe Homes had 20 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:DHI) on Thursday, September 29 with "Outperform" rating. (more...)
Wesley confirms two children died because of flu Wesley confirms two children died because of flu
- February 08, 2018

Flu viruses change constantly, even over the course of a single flu season. But this isn't a typical flu season. H2N3, aka "Hong Kong flu", is the most resistant flu virus and it can live for up to 24-48 hours on plastic and metal surfaces and can easily prone to secondary complications. (more...)
New study suggests diet could affect deadly spread of breast cancer New study suggests diet could affect deadly spread of breast cancer
- February 07, 2018

He was the lead author of a study published in the science journal Nature . The study was funded by a National Cancer Institute specialized program of research excellence (SPORE) grant in breast cancer at Mayo Clinic (P50 CA116201), National Institutes of Health grants CA116167 and CA192393, and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. (more...)
2 confirmed dead, 70 injured in train crash and derailment 2 confirmed dead, 70 injured in train crash and derailment
- February 07, 2018

He said the freight train, which had no one aboard, "was on the track it was supposed to be on". Authorities say the Silver Star from NY to Miami with almost 150 aboard, struck the empty CSX train around 2:45 a.m. "I want his legacy to be that they improve safety on the railroad because of what happened Sunday". Officials say a passenger and freight train crashed. (more...)
Tide Pods look too tasty: NY lawmakers want a change Tide Pods look too tasty: NY lawmakers want a change
- February 07, 2018

State Senator Brad Hoylman and Assemblywoman Aravella Simotas, both New York City Democrats, announced their proposal on Tuesday - in the hopes the new law would discourage people from eating the laundry detergent pods. Adults with dementia and children are also at risk. However, it seems unlikely these changes would dissuade teenagers from consuming the pods. The urge to change the packaging and color of Tide Pods comes after a disturbing social media trend called #TidePodChallenge ... (more...)
Duque confirmed as health chief Duque confirmed as health chief
- February 07, 2018

Duque admitted that when he took over as Health secretary last November, he, too, was surprised to discover the overstocking of some medicines, such as Lozartan and that, despite this, there were plans to purchase more the following year. The meeting will be held at 3 p.m. "There should be a pathologist's opinion". Philippine presidential spokesperson Harry Roque made a statement to welcome the confirmation of the appointment. (more...)
FDA Issues Warning on Herbal Pain Reliever Kratom FDA Issues Warning on Herbal Pain Reliever Kratom
- February 07, 2018

However, he stated that the agency recognizes that there is still much that is unknown about kratom. Gottlieb added, "Kratom should not be used to treat medical conditions, nor should it be used as an alternative to prescription opioids". (more...)
Special Report on Natalie Wood Death Leads Throws Suspicion Back in Spotlight Special Report on Natalie Wood Death Leads Throws Suspicion Back in Spotlight
- February 07, 2018

On Monday, investigators said they want to interview the actor about the death of Natalie Wood . Previously unknown witnesses who were identified following a 2011 press conference on the case provided only a "more articulate timeline" into events during the hours leading up to Wood's death , said Capt. (more...)
FG Decries Alarming Increase In Cases Of Lassa Fever Across Nigeria
- February 07, 2018

The minister further said that efforts to mitigate Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria started in May 2017. Lassa fever belongs to the same family as Marburg and Ebola, two deadly viruses that lead to infections with fever, vomiting and in worst-case scenarios, haemorrhagic bleeding. (more...)
Hot tea linked to esophageal cancer in smokers, drinkers Hot tea linked to esophageal cancer in smokers, drinkers
- February 07, 2018

And hot tea alone did not carry a significant risk increase. As popular as tea is in the United Kingdom and China, you might be surprised to learn that neither country is the world's largest consumer of the hot drink. Another limitation is that study participants reported on their own smoking and drinking habits, and their reports could be unreliable. Failing to do so might raise your risk of esophageal cancer, suggests a study in the Annals of Internal Medicine by Chinese researchers. (more...)
Auto Expo 2018: Hero MotoCorp Introduces India's First 200cc Adventure Bike XPulse Auto Expo 2018: Hero MotoCorp Introduces India's First 200cc Adventure Bike XPulse
- February 07, 2018

The prices of the new models have not been announced yet. This feature is very useful, especially in off-road conditions. This engine produces 18.2 BHP of max power at 8000 RPM and 17.1 Nm of peak torque at 6500 RPM, while it comes mated to a 5-speed transmission. (more...)
Cell Inhibitor Market 2017: Production, Sales, Supply, Demand, Analysis & Forecast To 2022 Cell Inhibitor Market 2017: Production, Sales, Supply, Demand, Analysis & Forecast To 2022
- February 07, 2018

This report provides a detailed analysis of the Stem Cell Banking market with description of market sizing and growth, segmentation of market by products & services and major markets, top market players etc. Australia is considered a leading market for stem cells, due to research in areas such as in-vitro fertilization technology and bone marrow transplantation conducted in the country. (more...)
US Bancorp's (USB) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Vining Sparks
- February 07, 2018

Customers Bancorp had a return on equity of 14.11% and a net margin of 18.64%. The stock decreased 1.00% or $0.3072 during the last trading session, reaching $30.5228. Zpr Investment Management increased its stake in Customers Bancorp Inc (CUBI) by 34.1% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cubist Systematic Strategies Llc who had been investing in Bank Amer Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $328.68B market cap company. (more...)
Analyst Views on Top Movers: AbbVie Inc. (ABBV), Gulfport Energy Corp. (GPOR)
- February 07, 2018

Hudock Capital Group LLC now owns 1,542 shares of the company's stock valued at $111,000 after purchasing an additional 806 shares during the last quarter. According to today's trading volume AbbVie Inc.is BELOW its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. (NYSE:ABBV) has gone stronger by 89.14%. (more...)
Police Release Video of Suspect, Vehicle in Fatal Homeless Shooting Spree Police Release Video of Suspect, Vehicle in Fatal Homeless Shooting Spree
- February 07, 2018

Investigators are asking residents and business operators near the scenes to check surveillance footage from January 29 to February 2 for any clues, Plummer said. The color could either be silver, gray, or a lighter blue. Plummer told reporters Tuesday that an employee of the small store was outside near the business' auto wash when he was approached by a man in an SUV who asked for directions to a grocery store. (more...)
State of Alabama Suing Opioid Pain Medication Company State of Alabama Suing Opioid Pain Medication Company
- February 07, 2018

Marshall stated that Purdue violated the Deceptive Trade Practices Act in its marketing of opioid prescriptions. Marshall said he anticipates the state's suit will be transferred to Cleveland as part of a national multi-district litigation that already includes similar suits filed by the City of Mobile, Mobile County and a group of Gulf Coast hospitals that includes Mobile Infirmary. (more...)