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Australia and Peru Claim Final Spots in World Cup Australia and Peru Claim Final Spots in World Cup
- November 17, 2017

The teams played out a 0-0 draw in the first leg in Wellington on Saturday, but Peru got their noses in front on 27 minutes when Farfan hammered home a rising shot from just inside the penalty area. Playing as a striker, he scored the goal that guaranteed them their place in Mexico in a 1985 qualifier, ironically against Peru , the team he would coach three decades later. (more...)
Pregnant Woman Who Posed With 20000 Bees On Baby Bump Has Stillbirth Pregnant Woman Who Posed With 20000 Bees On Baby Bump Has Stillbirth
- November 17, 2017

She and her husband, Ryan Mueller, grew increasingly anxious and eventually went to the hospital, where their worst fears were confirmed. 'I truly thought we would be sent home with a smile, telling us to just wait for the arrival of our sweet Emersyn, who was due in 6 days , ' Mueller continued. (more...)
Wind, rain and snow in South Lake Tahoe, snow at upper elevations Wind, rain and snow in South Lake Tahoe, snow at upper elevations
- November 17, 2017

Showers and thunderstorms will be on and off for most of the afternoon. A few bands of snow showers will linger into early tomorrow morning along the Canadian border and along the spine of the Green Mountains in Vermont. As the front crosses, temperatures will come crashing down through the 40s during the afternoon. Thursday: Cloudy and breezy. Tonight: Gradual clearing and becoming breezy. (more...)
Govt directs NTPC to buy farm stubble to check haze Govt directs NTPC to buy farm stubble to check haze
- November 17, 2017

Power Minister R.K. Singh said that this step would reduce crop residue burning in agriculture-dominated States like Punjab, Haryana etc. and hence reduce air pollution that is now being experienced. He said farmers will get Rs 11,000 for stubble from one acre of farm land. The "severe" air quality that day was also the worst for Delhi this season.According to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data, the level of particulate matter, which was since November 12, began to shoot back up ... (more...)
Carolina officials announce 1st flu death of season Carolina officials announce 1st flu death of season
- November 17, 2017

While health experts urge everyone six months and older to get vaccinated every year, they say it's especially important for pregnant women, children younger than five, adults 65 and older, and those with chronic medical conditions, such as heart disease, asthma, and diabetes. (more...)
Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR) Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR)
- November 17, 2017

Moreover, Great West Life Assurance Can has 0.05% invested in Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) for 707,307 shares. Insiders purchased 76,000 shares of company stock worth $17,750 over the last quarter. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 1st. The stock decreased 0.04% or $0.01 on November 15, reaching $27.59. (more...)
Omaha turning purple for World Pancreatic Cancer Day Omaha turning purple for World Pancreatic Cancer Day
- November 17, 2017

The annual one-day initiative is championed by the World Pancreatic Cancer Coalition which comprises of more than 60 organisations from 27 countries on six continents. Every day, more than 1,000 people worldwide will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Of that, an estimated 985 will die from the disease. The Avner Foundation is exclusively dedicated to Pancreatic Cancer and is named in honour of Avner Nahmani, a former senior executive of Woolworths Limited, who succumbed to the ... (more...)
Rose McGowan Maintains Innocence After Turning Herself in For Cocaine Charge Rose McGowan Maintains Innocence After Turning Herself in For Cocaine Charge
- November 17, 2017

Police claim that when it was discovered by cleaning staff after the flight had landed, there were two small bags of cocaine inside. In a public speech last month, McGowan decried what she called a pervasive culture of sexual misconduct in Hollywood, and urged women to fight back. (more...)
(MRTX) is up at $16.60 Mirati Therapeutics Announces Proposed… (MRTX) is up at $16.60 Mirati Therapeutics Announces Proposed…
- November 17, 2017

The recent change has given its price a -7.01% deficit over SMA 50 and -14.81% deficit over its 52-week high. About 297,130 shares traded. Shares of Mirati Therapeutics ( NASDAQ MRTX ) opened at $13.20 on Monday. On Thursday, September 17 the stock rating was downgraded by Piper Jaffray to "Neutral". Jefferies maintained the stock with "Sell" rating in Friday, October 20 report. (more...)
How effective is the How effective is the "Great American Smokeout" in helping people quit smoking?
- November 17, 2017

He says that you may even qualify for free nicotine patches or gum to help you quit. According to the ACS website, 40 million Americans still smoke cigarettes. Since 1999, SelfHelpWorks has provided online video-based lifestyle and disease management programs for health plans, employers, and providers to reduce health risk within organizations. (more...)
Viacom Inc. (VIAB) Shares Bought by Carl Domino Inc Viacom Inc. (VIAB) Shares Bought by Carl Domino Inc
- November 16, 2017

For the quarter that ended September 30, Viacom produced net earnings from continuing operations of $ 674 million , or $1.67 a share, up from $254 million, or 64 cents a share, a year earlier. The firm owned 272,737 shares of the company's stock after purchasing an additional 14,206 shares during the period. The bigger the return, the more efficient management is in utilizing its asset base. (more...)
Electric shocks, confinement, medication: How China forces its LGBTs into heterosexuality Electric shocks, confinement, medication: How China forces its LGBTs into heterosexuality
- November 17, 2017

There are no laws in China that protect people from discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, so victims of conversion therapy are reluctant to seek justice out of fear their sexual orientation will be publicly disclosed. (more...)
Chronic wasting disease spreading in Minnesota deer Chronic wasting disease spreading in Minnesota deer
- November 16, 2017

Wyoming Game and Fish has been asking hunters for many years to help with monitoring the disease by getting their harvested animals tested. That's because previous cases of CWD had been found in bordering areas. These disorders are caused by abnormally folded proteins called "prions". Later on, affected animals show progressive weight loss, reluctance to move, excessive salivation, droopy ears, increased drinking and urinating, lethargy, and eventually death. (more...)
World Antibiotic Awareness Week, 13-19 November 2017 World Antibiotic Awareness Week, 13-19 November 2017
- November 16, 2017

Correct antibiotic use and good hand washing reduce C. diff infections. Smart Use, Best Care, a nationwide educational initiative to continue to fight antibiotic resistance and protect patients from unnecessary adverse effects. "CDC encourages healthcare professionals and patients to talk through the best ways to feel better and what treatment options are most effective". For this week's World Antibiotic Awareness Week (13-19 November 2017), researchers at IDS and Future Health Systems ... (more...)
Bargain hunting, PSU banks stocks lift equity indices Bargain hunting, PSU banks stocks lift equity indices
- November 16, 2017

Market breadth was in the favour of gainers, with about 2 stocks advancing to every 1 stock that declined. "Markets bounced back sharply on Thursday to close with hefty gains". Indian shares look set to open slightly higher on Thursday, with hopes for further rationalization of Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates and the findings of a survey highlighting Prime Minister Modi's enduring political strength likely to support sentiment after three days of losses. (more...)
Officials link 7 cases of Legionnaires' disease to hotel Officials link 7 cases of Legionnaires' disease to hotel
- November 16, 2017

Health officials said two of the three new cases involved individuals who visited Disneyland. The Los Angeles Times reports that two patients have died, but neither of these visited Disneyland. All 15 cases were reported to the Health Care Agency between September 27 and November 15 and the ages of those affected range from 52 to 94. "The Southern Nevada Health District's investigation is continuing". (more...)
Boko Haram: 18 Dead, 29 Injured In Fresh Borno Attack Boko Haram: 18 Dead, 29 Injured In Fresh Borno Attack
- November 16, 2017

The nigerian authorities have repeatedly claimed that this group was on the verge of being defeated, but attacks villages and military convoys as suicide attacks against civilians continue. The militant group, which is seeking to carve out a territory for itself in northeast Nigeria, has carried out almost seven years of attacks in the region. (more...)
Delhi smog: 53% Delhi college students facing respiratory issues Delhi smog: 53% Delhi college students facing respiratory issues
- November 16, 2017

I want to bring your attention to it. But what are we actually doing about it? If we have to win this match against the pollution , we all have to come forward and fight against it. Varun Gandhi also tweet and ask, "When will we start incorporating inventive technological solutions to make our cities livable again?" In the national capital, the content of particulate matter, PM 2.5, in the air has been quite high, often crossing 500, while the safety limit is 50. (more...)
Philippines government optimistic will meet 2017 growth target - minister Philippines government optimistic will meet 2017 growth target - minister
- November 16, 2017

The gross domestic product ( GDP ), the total value of all the goods and services produced in the country, grew 6.9 percent in July to September quarter from 7.1 percent during the same period past year. "This is expected to ramp up public spending even further", he said. "That's spectacular growth after an election year", Pernia said. "We are on track to meeting the full-year target range", Pernia told a media briefing. (more...)
Akamai Technologies (AKAM) Ownership Increased by Baird Financial Group, Inc Akamai Technologies (AKAM) Ownership Increased by Baird Financial Group, Inc
- November 16, 2017

Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ:AKAM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 24th. Market capitalization is the total market value of all of a company's outstanding shares. First Trust Advisors LP lifted its position in shares of Akamai Technologies by 2.3% in the third quarter. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 60,489 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,101,759.09. (more...)