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Future of revamped health care bill remains dubious Future of revamped health care bill remains dubious
- April 23, 2017

But, he added, "Our Republican colleagues know that since they control the House, the Senate and the White House, that a shutdown would fall on their shoulders and they don't want it". MacArthur worked with House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows to craft the amendment, which would give states the option to apply for waivers that exempt them from certain federal standards for health insurance coverage. (more...)
"New UK government could reverse Brexit" — European Parliament President
- April 23, 2017

Labour , on the other hand, sought to play on the U-turn made by May over the holding of a general election. Since being fired by Theresa May, Osborne has earned lucrative speaking fees and taken on an advisory role for American investment giant Blackrock. (more...)
Diseases that kill world's poorest in retreat Diseases that kill world's poorest in retreat
- April 23, 2017

Recent efforts around the world have reduced the number of people affected by tropical diseases. Gates, who met last month with President Trump, said he made a point of telling the president how effective money spent on neglected tropical diseases can be. (more...)
Kelly has simple message to critics: change law or shut up Kelly has simple message to critics: change law or shut up
- April 23, 2017

In an apparent jab at the Obama administration, Kelly said, "My people have been discouraged from doing their jobs for almost a decade, disabled by pointless bureaucracy and political meddling". Reeling off a list of tasks that various agency employees carry out, Kelly referenced the oft-criticized Transportation Security Administration to highlight his point about capabilities at DHS. (more...)
UC settles sexual harassment suit for $1.7 million UC settles sexual harassment suit for $1.7 million
- April 23, 2017

The punishment issued by UC Berkeley officials was a temporarily reduced pay by 10 percent, from $415,000 to $375,5000, to apologize to Sorrell, and to seek counseling. Details of the settlement with the university weren't disclosed but Choudhry agreed to donate $50,000 to nonprofit organizations of Sorrell's choice that deal with sexual harassment and sexual abuse, her attorney said. (more...)
Wake Up! crew tries Starbucks' Wake Up! crew tries Starbucks' "Unicorn Frappuccino"
- April 23, 2017

Mixing the colours of blue, pink, purple and topped off with glittery whipped cream, it is certainly and eye catcher. According to the company's website , the drink's " magical flavors start off sweet and fruity, transforming to pleasantly sour". (more...)
Turkey's supreme election board rejects opposition referendum annulment bid Turkey's supreme election board rejects opposition referendum annulment bid
- April 23, 2017

On Wednesday, the ruling AK Party set out plans for Erdogan to gradually resume leadership of the party, a step toward implementing the changes approved in Sunday's plebiscite. The referendum results cement a yearslong effort by Erdogan - who has served as President since 2014, following almost a decade as Prime Minister - to consolidate his position. (more...)
Robert W. Baird Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) Robert W. Baird Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA)
- April 23, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) performance over the past one year soared 3.95% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 0.90%. raised its position in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 0.5% in the third quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 98,069 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock valued at $7,906,000 after buying an additional 5,691 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Marijuana safer than opioids, but moms shouldn't use Marijuana safer than opioids, but moms shouldn't use
- April 23, 2017

The survey, part of a comprehensive report by Yahoo days before April 20 - the unofficial worldwide holiday for cannabis consumers - revealed that 47 percent of parents are open with their children regarding marijuana use. It involved 1,122 adults over the age of 18. The greatest benefit that respondents saw in the use of marijuana was that it has a positive effect in the management of medical problems or conditions (37%). (more...)
Nebraska preliminary March jobless rate drops to 3.1 percent Nebraska preliminary March jobless rate drops to 3.1 percent
- April 23, 2017

The unemployment rate for the region was 3.9 percent. Several analysts say they don't expect the state and local unemployment rate to trend much lower in 2017. There were 483,000 jobless Floridians out of a labor force of 10.1 million. In particular, private-sector employment was up 1.2 percent in New Mexico. (more...)
Rowan Companies plc (NYSE:RDC) reported Sales of 1.84 Billion
- April 23, 2017

State Treasurer State of MI now owns 50,500 shares of the company's stock valued at $766,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the last quarter. The firm had revenue of $351.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $343.71 million. Rowan Companies PLC had a net margin of 23.15% and a return on equity of 7.52%. (more...)
Keeping up with Kapoors on Babita's b'day Keeping up with Kapoors on Babita's b'day
- April 23, 2017

As she walked hand-in-hand with her husband Saif Ali Khan and posed for the shutterbugs with her natural pout just on point, she won a million hearts. Her natural tousled tresses rounded off her look. But that's not all. Gorgeous Kareena not slays with her bold fashion statements but the diva has become the first Bollywood actress to feature on a cover of a United Kingdom magazine. (more...)
Hot Stock Overview: Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF) Hot Stock Overview: Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF)
- April 23, 2017

The market capitalization of the company is at $750.61 Million. (NYSE:ANF) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, March 2nd. Loral Space & Communicatns I (NASDAQ:LORL) was reduced too. "COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "-$0.71 Earnings Per Share Expected for Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) for 112,054 shares. (NYSE:ANF). 46,756 are held by Manufacturers Life Insur The. (more...)
Adam Rooney nets opener after 13 seconds as Aberdeen see off Hibernian Adam Rooney nets opener after 13 seconds as Aberdeen see off Hibernian
- April 23, 2017

Neil Lennon brandished his team's performance "pathetic" despite a valiant effort to come back from losing two goals in the opening half an hour. The holders' hopes of reaching a second straight final crumbled as they lost a dramatic semi-final clash to Aberdeen . (more...)
Methodist, Medical City Hospitals Earn 'A' for Patient Safety Methodist, Medical City Hospitals Earn 'A' for Patient Safety
- April 23, 2017

The results are then graded on a scale of "A" through 'F'. Valley Health's two largest hospitals, Winchester Medical Center and Warren Memorial Hospital, have each earned another "A" grade from The Leapfrog Group , according to a press release from Valley Health. (more...)
Crown Castle makes its latest dark fiber purchase, snapping up Wilcon
- April 23, 2017

Crown Castle International Corp had 22 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (REIT) during the fourth quarter worth $113,000. This represents a $3.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, March 15th. (more...)
Dozens of Holiday Inn, IHG hotels across country affected by data breach Dozens of Holiday Inn, IHG hotels across country affected by data breach
- April 23, 2017

The hotels affiliated with IHG say signs of malware created to steal card data at front desks was found. IHG added that many of its franchised hotel locations were not affected by the breach because it had implemented Secure Payment Solution (SPS), a point-to-point encryption payment acceptance solution. (more...)
Coffee County Relay for Life celebrates 25 years Coffee County Relay for Life celebrates 25 years
- April 23, 2017

Grandma Betsy battled breast cancer off and on for more than 40 years before she passed away in 2016. Pledge to fight back against this disease. The event, which is scheduled for Friday, May 5, features lots of good eats, community fellowship time, and good entertainment. (more...)
Analysts Recommendations Endeavour Silver Corp. (EXK)
- April 23, 2017

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions. The company is expected to report earnings of $0.01 a share for the next quarter. It is the "top line" or "gross income" figure from which costs are subtracted to determine net income. (more...)
Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:ATI) Valuation According To Analysts Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:ATI) Valuation According To Analysts
- April 23, 2017

On 8/4/2016 Allegheny Technologies Incorporated announced a quarterly dividend of $0.08 1.86% with an ex dividend date of 8/16/2016 which will be payable on 9/8/2016. On 10/28/2015 Richard J. Harshman, CEO, bought 17,500 with an average share price of $14.57 per share and the total transaction amounting to $254,975.00. (more...)