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Bomb blast kills 2, injures 11 in N. Myanmar Bomb blast kills 2, injures 11 in N. Myanmar
- February 22, 2018

Another police spokesman Col Myo Thu Soe said the police could not name any suspects at this stage. "We have to stand together united as "One Bank" under this sorrowful situation", it said. Lashio, near the border with China, is a commercial hub. Bomb explosions in cities in Shan are not unusual, but they are typically much smaller than Wednesday's blast. (more...)
Site in Mercer County selected for mini-casino Site in Mercer County selected for mini-casino
- February 22, 2018

The Sands' proposed casino site was to be built within 15 miles of a point selected in northwestern Mercer County, near the OH border. Shortly after the license was awarded to the casino operator, Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board's executive director Kevin O'Toole invalidated the bid because the location - within a 15-mile radius of Hempfield Township, Mercer County - intruded upon the reserved area of a previously secured Category 4 location held by Mount Airy No. (more...)
Polyphenols In Red Wine May Help Fight Tooth Decay And Gum Diseases Polyphenols In Red Wine May Help Fight Tooth Decay And Gum Diseases
- February 22, 2018

Namely, they set out to study what effect, if any, wine would have on the oral bacteria that cause tooth decay and gum disease . To the delight of those who like to indulge in a cheeky glass of red after dinner, the health benefits of wine (in moderation, of course) are becoming increasingly well-documented. (more...)
Which antidepressants work best? Which antidepressants work best?
- February 22, 2018

Also, the differences in efficacy and acceptability between different antidepressants are smaller when data from placebo-controlled trials are also considered. After the largest-ever study, the Oxford University-led team said they had wanted to "give the final answer" to the controversy of whether or not the pills effectively treat depression. (more...)
Bp Plc Reduces Position in US Bancorp (USB)
- February 22, 2018

About 1.36M shares traded. AECOM (NYSE:ACM) has risen 3.75% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.92% the S&P500. Shelter Ins Retirement Plan sold 3,400 shares as the company's stock rose 5.12% with the market. (more...)
IFG Advisory LLC Invests $785000 in American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT)
- February 22, 2018

To find out the technical position of American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE: AMT ), it holds price to book ratio of 9.17 that unearth high-growth companies selling at low-growth prices, but it requires appropriate measurement approach. 102 funds opened positions while 287 raised stakes. Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Llc owns 3.67 million shares or 1.42% of their U.S. portfolio. Factory Mutual Insur reported 0.53% stake. (more...)
Price Target Analysis The Home Depot, Inc. (HD)
- February 22, 2018

It's an average volume stands with 5271.2K shares. Price earnings ratio (P/E) ratio of The Home Depot , Inc. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, August 4 report. Cowen & Co has "Buy" rating and $32500 target. Citigroup maintained Dermira, Inc. (more...)
Rashid Khan becomes youngest bowler to become no. 1 in ODI rankings Rashid Khan becomes youngest bowler to become no. 1 in ODI rankings
- February 22, 2018

Leg-spinner Rashid Khan starred as Afghanistan wrapped up a dominant 4-1 series win over Zimbabwe on Monday, cruising to a 146-run victory in the fifth and final one-day global at Sharjah. From Afghanistan , the wicket-takers were Sharafuddin, Mohammed Nabi and Rashid. The exit of both the set batsmen gave Zimbabwe renewed sense of vigour as they ripped through a feeble middle-order, reducing Afghanistan from 148 for 3 in the 32nd over at Ahmedi's exit to 177 for 7 in the 43rd. (more...)
Florida May Pay for Nikolas Cruz's Lawyer Despite His Reported Inheritance Florida May Pay for Nikolas Cruz's Lawyer Despite His Reported Inheritance
- February 22, 2018

Nikolas Cruz is getting looked at by a judge to determine if he's eligible for a lawyer paid for by the State of Florida after an inheritance was discovered. The records list the sole heirs as NikolasCruz, 19, who confessed to the killings and could face the death penalty, and Zachary Cruz, who will turn 18 on Wednesday. (more...)
Mayo Clinic CEO Noseworthy to retire Mayo Clinic CEO Noseworthy to retire
- February 22, 2018

Although he got himself into hot water a year ago with reports the organization cherry-picked patients with commercial insurance, Noseworthy's list of accomplishments is extensive and he is credited (PDF) with guiding the organization from a group of separate clinics and hospitals to a single integrated organization and growing the organization nationally and internally. (more...)
Man jumps into Kerala zoo's lion enclosure, saved Man jumps into Kerala zoo's lion enclosure, saved
- February 21, 2018

According to sources, the 33-year-old man was accompanied by a woman when he went to the zoo on Wednesday. We suspect his leg was injured when he jumped into the moat surrounding the lioness cage, said Jail Superintendent Anil Kumar. It is said the lion was on the other side of the cage and it might not have notice the man jumping into the cage. Murugan has been sent to a state-run hospital where he is now undergoing assessment. (more...)
Florida Legislature declares pornography a health risk Florida Legislature declares pornography a health risk
- February 21, 2018

On the same day that Florida lawmakers rejected a proposal to consider a ban on assault weapons following the mass school shooting last week, they approved a resolution declaring pornography as a public health risk. Ross Spano , said that research has "found a correlation between pornography use and mental and physical illnesses, difficulty forming and maintaining intimate relationships, unhealthy brain development and cognitive function, and deviant, problematic or risky sexual ... (more...)
Broncos reportedly expected to make Trevor Siemian available via trade Broncos reportedly expected to make Trevor Siemian available via trade
- February 21, 2018

That include shopping Sieman to see what they can get for him. He threw more interceptions than touchdowns and was benched in the process. However, after a disappointing 2017 campaign, it appears that Siemian's time in the Mile High City is up, as the Broncos plan to address their quarterback issues either through free agency or the draft. (more...)
PDP Loses 42000 Members To APC In Adamawa PDP Loses 42000 Members To APC In Adamawa
- February 21, 2018

He specifically singled out the former deputy chairman of the PDP, Alhaji Yusuf Aminu, from among those that defected saying, "we expected this to happen, he was discovered to be a mole that is why we suspended him from our party". "We have to take one final step to sack the APC government". A minute silence was observed in honour of victims of the nationwide breakdown of security. (more...)
Moses, Ndidi, Opkotu up for Player of the Year award Moses, Ndidi, Opkotu up for Player of the Year award
- February 21, 2018

With an important Champions League tie for Chelsea against Barcelona a day after the awards, Moses couldn't make it the ceremony. Major sponsor of the Nigeria Football Federation, Aiteo, has heaped praises on the president of the NFF, Amaju Pinnick, his two vice, Seyi Akinwunmi and Shehu Dikko; A U Mustapha, SAN and Andrew Onyearu, for bringing it into Nigerian football. (more...)
NJ students plan walkouts after Florida school shooting NJ students plan walkouts after Florida school shooting
- February 21, 2018

The Washoe County School District tells KOLO 8 News Now it is monitoring the situation at the District level. The walkout at several schools begins at noon. That's now been canceled and a Facebook page has been taken down. "Then, after that, we can hopefully move on to talking about background checks and the accessibility of AR-15s and other military grade weapons to people who are mentally disabled, like Nikolas Cruz", student Alfonso Calderon said. (more...)
Peanut Allergy Drug Offers Hope For Children Allergic To Nuts Peanut Allergy Drug Offers Hope For Children Allergic To Nuts
- February 21, 2018

A phase 3 clinical trial by pharmaceutical company Aimmune Therapeutics shows that gradual and methodical exposure to purified peanut protein can train the body to drastically tone down the reaction. Currently, patients who received AR101 continue to take pills of varying doses so that their immune systems remain acclimated, and those who were given placebo have been allowed to take the actual drug. (more...)
Kentucky overcomes sluggish start to win second-straight game at Arkansas Kentucky overcomes sluggish start to win second-straight game at Arkansas
- February 21, 2018

Missouri. Kentucky started like it had stood out in the near-freezing rain with the zealous fans waiting on the doors to finally open at 6:30 p.m. Kevin Knox has 11. Prior to the Alabama game, United Kingdom hadn't accomplished that feat since November 26 vs. UIC. After falling behind by double digits in less than three minutes, Kentucky fought back to a 20-20 tie approaching the midpoint of the first half. (more...)
Life support for toddler Alfie Evans can stop, judge rules Life support for toddler Alfie Evans can stop, judge rules
- February 21, 2018

The parents of the 20-month old, who has an undiagnosed illness, have been fighting a legal battle to be allowed to take their son for treatment at the Vatican-owned Bambino Gesù children's hospital in Rome. "What Alfie needs now is good quality palliative care which will keep him as comfortable as possible while sustaining his life". Outside Alder Hey Hospital yesterday, about 30 "Alfie's Army" supporters wept and exchanged hugs. (more...)
Walking the dog may help older adults live longer, suggests study Walking the dog may help older adults live longer, suggests study
- February 21, 2018

Jefferis , BA, MSc, PhD, FHEA, of the department of primary care and population health at University College in London and colleagues wrote. While old age certainly makes the body physically slower, indulging in light exercises will go a long way and can help the elderly live longer, a new study has suggested. (more...)