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Former Dolphins OL Jonathan Martin's post may have led to school closing Former Dolphins OL Jonathan Martin's post may have led to school closing
- February 24, 2018

Martin accused Incognito and Pouncey of bullying him in 2013 when they were teammates in Miami, which resulted in an National Football League investigation. We are working closely with law enforcement and will share more information when we are able. Extra patrols will be in place around the Harvard-Westlake campuses Friday, Kuey said. (more...)
Flood forces evacuation of suburban Dallas homes Flood forces evacuation of suburban Dallas homes
- February 24, 2018

The area covered by flood warnings in northern Indiana, Michigan's Lower Peninsula, Illinois and southern Wisconsin decreased from earlier in the week. High water from storm flooding closed roads in MI. Classes in several buildings were relocated, and the school put up sand-filled barriers in an attempt to curb the flooding. (more...)
Namastey England: Arjun, Parineeti seek blessings at Golden Temple as shoot begins Namastey England: Arjun, Parineeti seek blessings at Golden Temple as shoot begins
- February 24, 2018

Actress Parineeti Chopra , who has worked with Arjun in movies like Ishaqzaade and yet to release Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar , also expressed her excitement on social media for Namastey England . We are filming at more than 75 locations spread across these three cities. After that, the movie will be shot across Dhaka, Paris, Brussels and finally the team will be shoot the climax in London. (more...)
What's The Story Behind Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) What's The Story Behind Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD)
- February 23, 2018

North Run Capital Lp who had been investing in Brookdale Sr Living Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.28B market cap company. Institutional investors now hold around $1.67 billion or 0.24% in BKD stock. The company now has an insider ownership of 1.1 Percent and Institutional ownership of 0.24 Percent. (NYSE:BKD). Mercer Advisers stated it has 1,000 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. (more...)
Bank Of America Corp Maintains Holding in Altria Group INC (MO)
- February 23, 2018

Altria Group announced that its board has approved a share repurchase plan on Thursday, February 1st that allows the company to repurchase $1.00 billion in shares. Archford Strategies Ltd Com reported 9,182 shares. Baker Boyer National Bank acquired a new stake in shares of Altria Group in the 4th quarter valued at $232,000. (more...)
MPs to debate organ donation MPs to debate organ donation
- February 23, 2018

Labour MP Geoffrey Robinson, proposing his Bill, said a "certain inertia" had set in over the last four years with organ donation slowing. 'But as well as changing the law, we want as many people as possible to have their say on a future system that will save many more lives and would urge the public to have their say'. (more...)
Toxic levels of metals in e-cig vapors Toxic levels of metals in e-cig vapors
- February 23, 2018

They found that there wasn't much to worry about with the e-liquid itself - there were only minimal levels of risky metals like lead, chromium, and nickel and manganese. Newer versions however, allow daily users opt for reusable modified devices that allow them to refill the e-liquid from a dispenser. The median lead concentration in the aerosols, for example, was about 15 µg/kg, or more than 25 times greater than the median level in the refill dispensers. (more...)
Drug mistakes killing up to 24000 patients a year Drug mistakes killing up to 24000 patients a year
- February 23, 2018

Drug dispensing errors in the NHS are causing hundreds of deaths every year, according to researchers from the Universities of Sheffield, York and Manchester. Of the total estimated 237 million drug errors that occur, researchers found that nearly three in four are unlikely to result in harm to patients, but there is very little information on the harm that actually happens due to drug errors. (more...)
Complaint filed against Britax Child Safety, Inc. following stroller injuries Complaint filed against Britax Child Safety, Inc. following stroller injuries
- February 23, 2018

The U.S. government is suing a SC company in an effort to stop it from continuing to sell jogging strollers blamed for at least 97 injuries, including 50 children. In a press release on the B.O.B. website, Britax counters that the strollers are safe when used as instructed and do not contain a defect. "CPSC wants to eliminate this functionality", Britax said in a statement released February 16. (more...)
Analyst EPS Estimates Coverage: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Analyst EPS Estimates Coverage: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)
- February 23, 2018

The stock of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) has "Underweight" rating given on Monday, August 24 by Piper Jaffray. Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors Llp decreased its stake in Pra Group Inc (PRAA) by 7.28% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Zions Bancorporation Has $835000 Holdings in Celgene Co. (CELG)
- February 23, 2018

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since February 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.13% the S&P500. Sawgrass Asset Management Llc increased Celgene Corp Com ( CELG ) stake by 2.31% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (more...)
Supreme Court issues notice to Delhi Police — Sunanda Pushkar death Supreme Court issues notice to Delhi Police — Sunanda Pushkar death
- February 23, 2018

A division bench of Justice Arun Mishra and Justice Amitava Roy asked Swamy to satisfy the court on the question of maintainability of his plea. Swamy challenged the October 26, 2017 verdict of Delhi High Court dismissing his plea for a probe by a court-monitored Special Investigation Team (SIT) into Pushkar's death. (more...)
Gilead links with Sangamo in gene therapy alliance Gilead links with Sangamo in gene therapy alliance
- February 23, 2018

It also stands to receive up to $3bn in milestones - $300m per product - as well as tiered royalties on sales. Kite highlighted the potential of the technology for developing allogeneic CAR-Ts, which have been put forward as potentially a major advance over autologous therapies, as they should be much quicker and cheaper to deliver - an important consideration given the current debate over the escalating costs of cancer treatment. (more...)
Aperio Group LLC Acquires 105602 Shares of Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR)
- February 23, 2018

The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold" on Wednesday, June 21. ATR is an exponential moving average (consist of 14 trading days) of the True Ranges that is explaining range of a day's trading is high-low. Analysts await bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) to report earnings on February, 28. Maximum and minimum EPS estimate for the current quarter is projected at $-0.18 and $-0.31, respectively, according to 25 analysts. (more...)
Penske Automotive Group Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NYSE:PAG)
- February 23, 2018

About 1.94 million shares traded. McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE:MDR) has risen 47.07% since February 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.46% the S&P500. (NYSE:PAG). Affinity Invest Advsrs Limited holds 33,570 shares. Penske Automotive Group earned a coverage optimism score of 0.34 on Accern's scale. (NYSE:GPI). (more...)
CJI to take final call on Bench vs Bench CJI to take final call on Bench vs Bench
- February 23, 2018

He directed that "these matters may be placed before the appropriate bench tomorrow i.e. 23rd February, 2018, as per orders of Hon'ble The Chief Justice of India". A three-judge bench questioned the ruling of another three-judge bench. They said the three-judge bench of Justice Arun Mishra should have referred the 2014 judgement to a larger bench if it did not agree with it. (more...)
AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Evercore ISI
- February 23, 2018

The stock increased 1.89% or $0.94 during the last trading session, reaching $50.79. The stock had a trading volume of 8,795,953 shares, compared to its average volume of 7,500,000. Commercial Bank Of New York Mellon invested in 0.41% or 16.78 million shares. Leerink Swann initiated AbbVie Inc . 130,697 were accumulated by Fort Lp. (more...)
TISS students bar gates in late-evening protest TISS students bar gates in late-evening protest
- February 23, 2018

This is a campus-wide strike which will entail boycotting classes at all the TISS campuses - Mumbai , Hyderabad , Guwahati and Tuljapur. However, in the absence of acknowledgement of the demands from the side of TISS administration, the students boycotted the classes since February 21. (more...)
Improved FluMist nasal spray approved to return next flu season Improved FluMist nasal spray approved to return next flu season
- February 23, 2018

The vaccine has remained recommended for use and available in Canada and the EU. "In the past, the vaccine didn't perform as it had promised to avoid influenza". "It's better than nothing", said Dr. Grace Lee, a professor of pediatrics at Stanford University School of medicine. It wasn't recommended for the 2016-17 flu season because at the time, it wasn't as effective as a regular shot. (more...)
New Research Debunks Two Medical Marijuana Myths New Research Debunks Two Medical Marijuana Myths
- February 23, 2018

So, good and bad news for medical marijuana . The analysis pooled results in eleven separate studies of data from four large-scale United States surveys, said Hasin. "Although we found no significant effect on adolescent marijuana use, existing evidence suggests that adult recreational use may increase after medical marijuana laws are passed", she explained. (more...)