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Top Performer of the day: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)
- December 28, 2017

Korea Investment Corp who had been investing in Comcast Corp New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $188.75B market cap company. It also increased its holding in Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 22,500 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.73 million shares, and has risen its stake in Criteo S A (NASDAQ:CRTO). (more...)
Christmas temperatures dip to coldest in decade Christmas temperatures dip to coldest in decade
- December 28, 2017

Parts of the Midwest had their coldest Christmas on record. Christmas 2017 was the coldest since 2008 when temperatures dropped to zero. Records were shattered in Erie, Pennsylvania , when 34 inches of snow fell on Christmas Day, making it Erie's snowiest December 25 on record. (more...)
Tuesday forecast: Morning snow otherwise very cold today
- December 28, 2017

But winds from the northwest, gusting more than 20 miles per hour at times, make it feel like the teens. Next year looks to start very cold. There will be a mix of sun and clouds on Tuesday , with afternoon highs in the upper 30s and low 40s. (more...)
Sydney to Hobart: Supermaxis lead early as bluewater classic gets underway Sydney to Hobart: Supermaxis lead early as bluewater classic gets underway
- December 28, 2017

A protest flag was flying from Comanche shortly after the incident involving Wild Oats. "It's simply too close to call", said Mark Richards, the skipper of the supermaxi Wild Oats which will be one of the first yachts out Sydney Heads today after the 1pm start. (more...)
Tiger Zinda Hai breaks box-office records on opening weekend Tiger Zinda Hai breaks box-office records on opening weekend
- December 28, 2017

As expected Rs 36 crore came as a gift on Christmas day. The Ali Abbas Zafar directorial has minted Rs 151.47 crore in four days, according to its makers. The First - Weekend Collection is also highest ever in the Industry. Might we add, the resemblance is quite uncanny, (and of course it has nothing to do with us choosing a picture most similar to the one on the right). (more...)
Most children in Britain are exposed to illegal air pollution levels Most children in Britain are exposed to illegal air pollution levels
- December 28, 2017

In the U.S., the air pollution impacted different demographics unevenly: The researchers found that low-income people (measured by eligibility for Medicaid) had a 225% higher mortality risk when exposed to air with with even slightly elevated PM2.5 levels than people who were wealthier and therefore not eligible for medicaid. (more...)
Analyst at KeyBanc Reconfirms The Zynga (NASDAQ:ZNGA) "Hold" Rating They've Had
- December 28, 2017

MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR) has risen 2.76% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. The business's revenue was up 23.1% compared to the same quarter last year. The company was maintained on Friday, August 7 by Robert W. Baird. (NASDAQ:ZNGA) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, September 6 by Jefferies. (NASDAQ:ZNGA) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, June 23 by Cowen & Co. (more...)
'Baahubali 2' to release in Russian Federation on Jan 11
- December 27, 2017

The film has also performed well at the global box office, grossing a total of Rs 1517 crores worldwide within 22 days. While it is certain the Telugu epic film will have a release in Japan, there is no clarity on the date. Producer Shobu Yarlagadda took to social media to announce that the Russian version of "Baahubali: The Conclusion" is slated for release next month. (more...)
Boy shot in Queensland armed robbery Boy shot in Queensland armed robbery
- December 28, 2017

The boy, aged 10, was the victim of a mystery gun assault on his Browns Plains home carried out by two men in balaclavas at 7.30pm on Tuesday. A fight broke out and when the father threw a can of paint at the intruders one of the men fired a shot, which hit the boy in his left shoulder, police said. (more...)
Video game overuse to be recognized as mental health disorder Video game overuse to be recognized as mental health disorder
- December 27, 2017

Now, the WHO will classify gaming disorder as a serious health condition. The symptoms include the inability to control when and how to play video games . It's likely that substantially more research regarding Gaming Disorder/IGD will be conducted in the coming years, as researchers begin to gain a better psychological understanding of the disorder. (more...)
Florida bald eagles await arrival of 2 eaglets Florida bald eagles await arrival of 2 eaglets
- December 27, 2017

The second egg also now has cracked. Fans of the popular Southwest Florida Eagle Cam are anxiously watching the nest for signs of hatching in its two bald eagle eggs. According to its YouTube channel, the Southwest Florida Eagle Cam, sponsored Dick Pritchett Real Estate, has gotten more than 115 million views and counting, since its inception in 2012. (more...)
RB DeMarco Murray RB DeMarco Murray "day to day" for Titans
- December 27, 2017

While Murray's desire to play this week may seem a bit farfetched considering the severity of the injury, head coach Mike Mularkey has yet to rule DeMarco Murray out versus the Jaguars. Henry has actually been the Titans' most effective back, leading the team with 693 rushing yards and a 4.7 yards per carry average. Heading into the Titans' must-win finale, his 3.58 yards per carry is 38th amongst qualified runners. (more...)
Blake Griffin May Make Return from Knee Injury by End of December Blake Griffin May Make Return from Knee Injury by End of December
- December 27, 2017

They can view via NBA League Pass , but the access does not become available until three hours after the completion of the game. Finally, the boys can make themselves at home. "I felt like we didn't do our coverages right", Cauley-Stein said. The Clippers desperately need to start winning if they have any hopes of making a playoff push. (more...)
La Jolla Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:LJPC) Downgraded by BidaskClub
- December 27, 2017

About 209,145 shares traded. La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ: LJPC ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 27th. It has outperformed by 111.95% the S&P500. 55,291 were accumulated by Deutsche National Bank Ag. Ny State Common Retirement Fund has invested 0% in La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ: LJPC ). (more...)
Flu Season Expected to Peak after the Holidays Flu Season Expected to Peak after the Holidays
- December 27, 2017

In most places, the shot should be available until January or February as the flu season can last months, sometimes even until May. However, the US flu season does tend to mimic the Australian flu season, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control. (more...)
Calcium, vitamin D supplements may not lower fracture risk in elderly Calcium, vitamin D supplements may not lower fracture risk in elderly
- December 27, 2017

Taking calcium and vitamin D supplements don't do anything for bone growth and strength, researchers say. The researchers looked at 51,145 participants from 33 clinical trials and found that there was not a significant difference in the risk of hip fractures for those who used calcium supplements , vitamin D supplements, or both, compared to those who took a placebo or no supplements at all. (more...)
(NYSE:WHR) Shares Bought by Macquarie Group Ltd.
- December 27, 2017

Whirlpool (NYSE: WHR ) last issued its earnings results on Monday, October 23rd. It has outperformed by 24.43% the S&P500. Bedell Frazier Investment Counseling Llc increased its stake in Whirlpool Corp (WHR) by 35.31% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Silva praises 'big' Watford mentality after gritty win over Leicester Silva praises 'big' Watford mentality after gritty win over Leicester
- December 27, 2017

Marco Silva's side then struck what turned out to be the victor in the 65th minute when Abdoulaye Doucoure connected with Cleverley's deep free kick and, although Schmeichel got a hand to it, could not stop the ball sneaking over the line. (more...)
Mirotic scores 24 points off bench, Bulls beat Bucks Mirotic scores 24 points off bench, Bulls beat Bucks
- December 27, 2017

Khris Middleton has an average of 35.69 fantasy points per game on the season. Chicago is in the middle of a 2 game losing streak, after their loss to the Boston Celtics , 117 - 92; Celtics outscore Bulls 38-18 in 3rd. Will the Chicago Bulls pull off the upset tonight at the Milwaukee Bucks? He contributed with 31 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 steal, 1 block and 4 threes with 3 turnovers in 40 minutes. (more...)
More young women are using pot during pregnancy More young women are using pot during pregnancy
- December 27, 2017

The women were 18 to 44. Reports state that numerous chemicals present in marijuana like tetrahydrocannabinol, known as THC, could pass through a mother's system to her baby, which could potentially pose a harm to the infant. "We are simply beginning to expose what's underneath regarding understanding cannabis use in pregnancy", said Dr. Marcel Bonn-Miller, an analyst at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia who wasn't associated with the investigation. (more...)