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Seven Inmates Dead, 17 Injured in South Carolina Prison Fighting Seven Inmates Dead, 17 Injured in South Carolina Prison Fighting
- April 20, 2018

The South Carolina Corrections Department said on Twitter that State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) agents responded to the situation just before midnight at Lee Correctional Institution . "The COs never even attempted to render aid, nor quell the disturbance". Lee County Fire/Rescue said ambulances from multiple jurisdictions lined up outside to tend to the wounded. (more...)
Corker: 'Very questionable' whether President Trump will run for a second term Corker: 'Very questionable' whether President Trump will run for a second term
- April 20, 2018

Bob Corker (R-TN) and President Donald Trump is... complicated to say the least. With reports this morning that Republicans are waffling on whether to support President Trump in his reelection bid, Sen. When Camerota pressed the senator, he jokingly chided her by saying, "surely CNN is not taking for face value everything that comes out of the White House all of a sudden". (more...)
FY2017 Revenue Evaluation for TRI Pointe Group Inc (TPH) Issued By Gabelli
- April 20, 2018

The stock increased 0.03% or $0.005 during the last trading session, reaching $17.225. About 871,012 shares traded. On Friday, October 27 KEELER GLENN J. On Thursday, December 14 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Equal-Weight". Jefferies maintained The J.M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM) on Wednesday, August 30 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Starbucks CEO apologises for 'reprehensible' arrest of two black men inside store Starbucks CEO apologises for 'reprehensible' arrest of two black men inside store
- April 20, 2018

Prosecutors in Philadelphia have announced there would be no charges pursued against the men. Their arrests have drawn condemnation including by Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson . Over the weekend, demonstrators called for the firing of the employee who contacted police, who arrested the men on Thursday. A Starbucks spokeswoman declined to comment further. (more...)
P&G buys Merck health brands for $4.2B P&G buys Merck health brands for $4.2B
- April 20, 2018

P&G, whose stable of brands include Pampers diapers, Gillette razors and Vicks cough and cold products, yesterday said that the acquisition had been agreed upon and would enable it to expand its portfolio of consumer healthcare products. P&G announced the deal just a few hours before the scheduled release of earnings results for its fiscal third quarter, which ended March 31. Merck said between 2015 and 2017, the consumer health business's net sales grew 6%, outpacing the consumer health ... (more...)
Facebook puts 1.5bn users outside European privacy laws Facebook puts 1.5bn users outside European privacy laws
- April 20, 2018

Last month Zuckerberg declined to face British MPs on the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport committee to answer questions over data abuse. The 87 million Facebook users affected included almost three million Europeans and Zuckerberg is also under pressure from EU lawmakers to come to Europe to shed light on the data breach. (more...)
Thousands of Publix eggs added to recall due to salmonella risk
- April 20, 2018

The unsafe conditions allow "for the harborage, proliferation and spread of filth and pathogens", inspectors said. A review of the farm's pest control records flagged an ongoing rodent infestation, with rodents, dead carcasses and baby mice observed, along with workers who weren't following proper sanitary practices. (more...)
FALLEN KINGDOM International Trailer FALLEN KINGDOM International Trailer
- April 20, 2018

While a section of ardent fans of the franchise have loved the trailer, a big majority can not stop pointing out the glaring similarity with one of the previous films. Whilst the whole "weaponising dinosaurs" thing tracks sequentially from Jurassic World with Dr Henry Wu ( BD Wong ) scarpering from Isla Nublar in Jurassic World with some embryos and Vincent D'Onofrio's Hoskins who was attempting to steal the trained raptor squad for army use. (more...)
Industrial Nitric Acid Market with Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2023 Industrial Nitric Acid Market with Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2023
- April 20, 2018

Furthermore, the report presents Malic Acid manufacturing process, product cost structure and product specification. The report has been prepared based on the synthesis, analysis, and interpretation of information about the global ursodeoxycholic acid market collected from specialized sources. (more...)
Penske Automotive Group (NYSE:PAG) Major Shareholder Sells $49999996.08 in Stock
- April 20, 2018

PAG underperformed the S&P 500 by 19.24%. Northern Trust reported 0% stake. $50.00 million worth of Penske Automotive Group, Inc . Finally, Russell Investments Group Ltd. As per Monday, November 13, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. (NYSE:TER) has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, August 25 by Credit Suisse. (more...)
'Sea nomads' adapted abnormally large spleens to dive to unheard of depths 'Sea nomads' adapted abnormally large spleens to dive to unheard of depths
- April 20, 2018

The research was published Thursday in the journal Cell . A large spleen means even more oxygen-carrying red blood cells can be pumped into the circulatory system when the organ contracts , allowing individuals to stay underwater for longer. (more...)
High-tech 'tattoo' could warn you that you might have cancer High-tech 'tattoo' could warn you that you might have cancer
- April 20, 2018

The ability to detect such tumours reliably and early would not only save lives, but also reduce the need for expensive, stressful treatment. The disease can be devastating not only in terms of treatment and the effects it has on the body, but also costs with the cure rate for prostate cancer at 32 percent and colon cancer stands at only 11 percent. (more...)
Football injuries and auto accidents increase risk of Parkinson's Football injuries and auto accidents increase risk of Parkinson's
- April 20, 2018

She is an assistant professor of neurology at the University of California, San Francisco , and the San Francisco VA Medical Center. It is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that primarily impacts balance and movement. Raquel Gardner of the San Francisco VA Medical Center told Reuters Health. Half of these individuals had been diagnosed with a concussion or had experienced a moderate-to-severe traumatic head injury. (more...)
Meet the man with three faces Meet the man with three faces
- April 20, 2018

Yet Hamon's body rejected the original transplant. This unprecedented feat was carried out by the staff at the Georges-Pompidou European Hospital in Paris, and Laurent Lantieri, a professor of plastic surgery, who led the team. "I'm 43 years old, the donor was 22 years old, so I was 22 years old", Hamon humorously told BFMTV of his procedure. He also received psychological support and speech therapy that'll continue for several months. (more...)
FDA panel unanimously backs GW Pharma's cannabis-based epilepsy drug FDA panel unanimously backs GW Pharma's cannabis-based epilepsy drug
- April 20, 2018

If the Food and Drug Administration follows the group's recommendation, GW Pharmaceuticals' syrup would become the first drug derived from the cannabis plant to win federal approval in the U.S. In trials, patients taking Epidiolex saw their monthly seizures reduced by about 40 percent. FDA staff also said a liver injury risk associated with the drug could be managed. (more...)
ValuEngine Upgrades Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRPT) to Buy
- April 19, 2018

Wainwright, which also set a $75 price target on the company's stock. It turned negative, as 27 investors sold SRPT shares while 67 reduced holdings. Hite Hedge Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Global Partners Lp (GLP) by 6.97% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Nazi Backlinks Autism Study Pioneer, of Hans Asperger, Prompt Consternation Nazi Backlinks Autism Study Pioneer, of Hans Asperger, Prompt Consternation
- April 19, 2018

In 1981, the British psychiatrist Lorna Wing, who helped establish the National Autistic Society in the United Kingdom, introduced the diagnosis of "Asperger's Syndrome" in honour of her predecessor. The paper published by the BioMed Central, found that the Austrian doctor assisted the Third Reich during WWII in a child euthanasia program which selected children with mental deficiencies as "unworthy to live". (more...)
Health workers' demands, strike envy-driven - NMA Health workers' demands, strike envy-driven - NMA
- April 19, 2018

Aside upward adjustment of CONHESS, JOHESU also accused government of failing to employ additional health professionals, upwardly review of retirement age from 60 years to 65 as well as refusing to implement a particular court judgment. He called on President Buhari to intervene in order that the unions' demands are met promptly. He, however, noted that six months after the suspension of the nationwide strike, government was yet to do anything tangible over the pending issues. (more...)
Cops Shoot Black Man Over 30 Times While Sitting In Parking Lot Cops Shoot Black Man Over 30 Times While Sitting In Parking Lot
- April 19, 2018

That's when police said they opened fire on the vehicle, killing the driver and leaving a female passenger with gunshot injuries that required her to be hospitalized. Merritt said police then fired more than 30 rifle rounds into the driver's side door and through the windshield. The young man was struck at least "two dozen times", according to Merritt. (more...)
Karnataka Polls: BS Yeddyurappa Files Nomination From Shikaripura Constituency Karnataka Polls: BS Yeddyurappa Files Nomination From Shikaripura Constituency
- April 19, 2018

The Election Commission on Thursday announced extension of polling time by an hour up to 6 PM in Sunday's Karnataka Assembly elections, in view of the excessive heat. Scheduled to garland the 12-foot-tall statue of the Lingayat icon and social reformer, Shah arrived at the location at 9.30am. A Kuruba leader, Eshwarappa, who has served as BJP state president in the past, had previous year led a battle against Yeddyuappa's "unilateral" style of functioning by leading "Rayanna Brigade", an ... (more...)