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Al Ahly Egypt did the job, and WAY MORE — CAF Champions League Al Ahly Egypt did the job, and WAY MORE — CAF Champions League
- October 24, 2017

Just weeks after the country confirmed qualification to the World Cup in Russian Federation, their first in 28 years, Al Ahly have reached the CAF Champions League final after thrashing Etoile du Sahel 7-4 on aggregate in the semi-final. Ali Maaloul, who previously played for Etoile's rivals CS Sfaxien, Rami Rabia and a comical Hamdi Naguez own goal ensured second-half strikes from Rami Bedoui and Iheb Msakni were merely consolations. (more...)
UVA researcher looking at gut bacteria and breast cancer UVA researcher looking at gut bacteria and breast cancer
- October 24, 2017

If their theory is proven, it may explain why the majority of breast cancers have no genetic ties. The newly identified risk regions almost double the number that are already known, thereby bringing the number of known common variants associated with breast cancer to around 180. (more...)
Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) Stake Lifted by Koch Industries Inc
- October 24, 2017

Wedbush maintained Intuitive Surgical, Inc . The stock rose 2.00% or $7.4 reaching $376.98 per share. About 926,338 shares traded or 15.12% up from the average. After this sale, 8,361 common shares of ISRG are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $3,090,058. Mitsubishi Ufj Securities Limited stated it has 30 shares. (more...)
Free distribution of Chhath puja items in Baridih Free distribution of Chhath puja items in Baridih
- October 24, 2017

Devotees also observe fast during Chhath festival for three days and open their fast on the day of Chhath puja after giving aragya to rising sun. Chhath is celebrated during the month of October or November soon after Diwali. Let's see what people do for this four days. The Chatt Puja rituals include fasting, holy bathing, offering prayers and prasad to the sun (Surya Devta) and refraining from drinking water. (more...)
Iowa Insurance Division announces stat will withdraw proposed stopgap measure Iowa Insurance Division announces stat will withdraw proposed stopgap measure
- October 24, 2017

The withdrawal comes only a week before this year's ACA enrollment period will open and despite the state insurance division's warning that without the plan, 22,000 Iowans will drop out of the individual insurance market. Reynolds contends "Iowa is the first state of many" that will face the collapse of its individual insurance market. The Washington Post reported recently that President Trump in August had asked Seema Verma, the federal official in charge of reviewing Iowa's plan, to ... (more...)
The ENSCO PLC (ESV) Position Raised by the LS Investment Advisors LLC
- October 24, 2017

AHL Partners LLP's holdings in Ensco Plc were worth $336,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 91.56% of the company's stock. For the current year the company's revenue estimates are $1.86 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $1.81 Billion and high estimates of $1.99 Billion according to the prediction of 20 analysts. (more...)
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Wins Major Court Victory In Talc Cancer Case
- October 24, 2017

A California judge last week tossed out an earlier $417 million verdict against the healthcare giant, in an important case brought against J&J by a woman claiming that long-term use of talc-based powder caused her to contract ovarian cancer . (more...)
Cuomo signs firefighter health care bill Cuomo signs firefighter health care bill
- October 24, 2017

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation that will deliver health care benefits to volunteer firefighters who have been diagnosed with certain cancers. Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced that he has signed legislation that will provide the benefit to the almost 100,000 New Yorkers who serve as volunteers with fire companies across the state. (more...)
Police find body of toddler in water tank Police find body of toddler in water tank
- October 24, 2017

Deputies said searchers drained the tank and found the Amari's body inside. According to police, his body was discovered in an underground water tank after he had been playing at a park during a gathering. The safety and security of visitors to city parks are paramount. "We are incredibly saddened by this tragedy", the mayor's office wrote in a statement. (more...)
Christine Browne Purchases 12 Shares of easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) Stock Christine Browne Purchases 12 Shares of easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) Stock
- October 24, 2017

Smith Nephew PLC had 200 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock increased 1.85% or $0.44 on October 20, reaching $24.18. They expect $-0.42 earnings per share, down 23.53% or $0.08 from last year's $-0.34 per share. MRK's profit will be $2.81B for 15.50 P/E if the $1.03 EPS becomes a reality. (more...)
Young woman sweating blood from her face and hands baffles doctors Young woman sweating blood from her face and hands baffles doctors
- October 24, 2017

The patient tends to break out in the bloody sweating when she's either asleep or doing something physical, and the condition seems to get worse when she's stressed. Even the article notes that "there is no single explanation of the source of bleeding", and that the current hypothesis-that blood passes through sweat glands due to "abnormal constrictions and expansions" of nearby blood vessels-has not been definitively proven. (more...)
Zaira Wasim celebrates her birthday with Secret Superstar director Advait Chandan Zaira Wasim celebrates her birthday with Secret Superstar director Advait Chandan
- October 23, 2017

The film gained the momentum during the weekend and raked Rs. 9.30 crores and Rs. 8.65 crores on Friday and Saturday (2nd & 3rd day) respectively which leads the total three days box office collection of the film to Rs. "Both the films belong to different genres and are made on different budget". Secret Superstar , released on October 19, earned Rs 4.80 crore on day 1, and earned nearly double on day 2 with Rs 9.30 crore. (more...)
Pablo Neruda did not die of cancer: panel Pablo Neruda did not die of cancer: panel
- October 23, 2017

The poet's body was exhumed on April 8, 2013, and a previous group of Chilean and global experts concluded seven months later that Neruda had not been poisoned . Neruda was reburied at his favorite home overlooking the Pacific Coast previous year. He is best known for his sensual love poems. Neruda was traumatized by the military takeover and the persecution and killing of his friends. (more...)
Sam Smith: 'I feel just as much woman as I am man' Sam Smith: 'I feel just as much woman as I am man'
- October 23, 2017

SAM Smith has revealed he feels as much a woman as he does a man in a frank discussion about his sexuality. "They show the gay guy I've become". "And I was 19 when I started writing the first album". The now openly gay Grammy victor is using his experience for his music, explaining that his song " Him " is about a son coming out to his father. (more...)
Hyderabad Uber driver arrested for masturbating in front of passenger Hyderabad Uber driver arrested for masturbating in front of passenger
- October 23, 2017

She narrated how the driver of her Uber cab slowed down at a remote area in ORR and started masturbating while staring at her from the rearview mirror. "They could not transfer the call to the Hyderabad unit". She, however, continued with the trip lest she would have missed her flight, and later lodged a complaint at Safdarjung Police Station on October 19, after reaching New Delhi. (more...)
Students react to lawsuit filed against PSU for denial of Richard Spencer Students react to lawsuit filed against PSU for denial of Richard Spencer
- October 23, 2017

Rick Scott (R-FL) issued a state of emergency , which is when Aaron Courtney made a decision to do some research on Spencer. "He just needs love, '" he revealed. Courtney said he nearly broke out in tears as Furniss ignored his questions, but decided that maybe "he just needs love. Maybe he never met an African-American like this". (more...)
Standing for National Anthem in movie theatres not a measure of patriotism Standing for National Anthem in movie theatres not a measure of patriotism
- October 23, 2017

The SC asked the Centre to take a call on the issue, and gave them time till January 2018. This now places the onus on the government to decide whether it should be mandatory for people to stand for the National Anthem or not. The court had acted on a petition filed by Shyam Narayan Chouksey, who wanted the anthem to be mandated at public places like movie halls. The bench said "You (Centre) take a call". (more...)
PHE: Patients should not expect antibiotics PHE: Patients should not expect antibiotics
- October 23, 2017

More than 5,000 people die every year in England due resistance to antibiotics, Public Health England warned at the launch of its Keep Antibiotics Working campaign. Professor Michael Moore, GP and researcher at Three Chequers Surgery on Endless Street is supporting the "Keep Antibiotics Working Campaign". (more...)
Priscilla Presley quits the controversial Church of Scientology
- October 23, 2017

She made headlines around the world yesterday after it was alleged in the Mail on Sunday that she had left the Church of Scientology after several decades - but now Priscilla Presley has denied the rumours. Everyone is so scared; all the well-known people '. The actress has frequently claimed that Scientology officials are controlling and intimidating toward members, and has accused the church of abuse and sexual misconduct. (more...)
Oakland Raiders defeat Kansas City Chiefs on the final play Oakland Raiders defeat Kansas City Chiefs on the final play
- October 23, 2017

Amari Cooper , who had done nothing so far this season, caught a season-high 11 receptions for 201 yards and two touchdowns. They lost consecutive games for the first time since October 11-18, 2015, and had their 12-game winning streak in the AFC West snapped in a thrilling finish. (more...)