State files lawsuit against major opioid manufacturers

Alabama has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer of OxyContin and other opioids, seeking to hold the company accountable for an addiction epidemic. Alabama's attorney general affirms that Purdue Pharma was the sole defendant in the litigation bei... More..

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AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Stake Boosted by WINTON GROUP Ltd

AbbVie Inc . NYSE has an Earning Per Share for the upcoming year at. It has underperformed by 27.33% the S&P500. Waverton Investment Management Ltd increased Salesforce.Com Inc Com Us$0.001 (CRM) stake by 6.9...More..

Global markets crashing after Dow Jones fell 1175 points
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Global markets crashing after Dow Jones fell 1175 points

Neil Wilson, senior markets analyst at ETX Capital, said of opening on Wall Street: "The valuations were certainly looking attractive on a forward earnings basis, providing attract entry points for a number...More..

Indian varsities fail to secure spot in Asia's top 25 colleges
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Indian varsities fail to secure spot in Asia's top 25 colleges

India, has 42 institutions in the top 350, but like Pakistan, a number of Indian universities fell down the rankings. Two of the country's newcomers to make the top 200 in the list include the Indian School of...More..

'Amazing, bodywide effects': New cancer 'vaccine' eliminates tumors in mice
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

'Amazing, bodywide effects': New cancer 'vaccine' eliminates tumors in mice

Scientists at Stanford University developed a cancer "vaccine" made from two immune-boosting agents that can completely eliminate all traces of cancer in mice that were genetically modified to develop a variety...More..

Super Bowl scores fewest TV viewers since 2009
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Super Bowl scores fewest TV viewers since 2009

The sophomore run of This Is Us was averaging around 10.2 million live viewers per week before the Super Bowl. The Pats owner also ended on a positive note, expressing his belief that the AFC champions will...More..

Barbados to host first day-night Test in West Indies
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Barbados to host first day-night Test in West Indies

The final Test of the three-match series will be a day-night encounter at the Kensington Oval in Barbados starting 23 June, said Sri Lanka Cricket. Five centuries and six half-centuries were scored in the m...More..

Weather advisory: Expect another slippery morning Wednesday
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Weather advisory: Expect another slippery morning Wednesday

A track closer to the ocean will allow cold air to creep closer to the area, resulting in a more wintery mix. According to the NWS, mixed wintry precipitation in the form of rain, freezing rain , sleet a...More..

ME woman says she found a dead lizard in store-bought lettuce
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

ME woman says she found a dead lizard in store-bought lettuce

A biologist friend told Carr that it should be a blue-bellied lizard from California . But some people enjoy eating salads, especially if there aren't any dead lizards in it. coli for five days. "There's no wa...More..

Pharmac to widen access to HIV drug
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Pharmac to widen access to HIV drug

The Florida-based supermarket chain, under fire for refusing to cover drugs used in the HIV prevention strategy known as pre-exposure prophylaxis, sent out a series of tweets today saying the company has made...More..

FG urged to include cancer treatment in NHIS
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

FG urged to include cancer treatment in NHIS

Also, Dr Tosin Olowojebutu, a General Physician, said that more awareness should be created to help in early detection of any form of cancer and treatment to prevent death. He also urged Nigerians to avoid to...More..

Wall Street drops in volatile trade after steep falls
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Wall Street drops in volatile trade after steep falls

Tokyo's Nikkei 225 Day closed down 4.7%, while the Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index plunged 5% lower. The Nasdaq composite shed 27 points, or 0.4 percent, to 6,939. Wells Fargo plunged 8 percent after the Federal ...More..

Philippines: 3 deaths may be linked to dengue vaccinations
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Philippines: 3 deaths may be linked to dengue vaccinations

The country stopped the program in the face of public backlash accusing the government of moving too quickly to embrace the vaccine. Sanofi last month agreed to reimburse the Philippine government half the ...More..

TIMEOUT: Critiques of This Year's Super Bowl Commercials
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

TIMEOUT: Critiques of This Year's Super Bowl Commercials

Last weekend's matchup between the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots averaged 103.4 million viewers, down about 7% from the average 111.3 million that tuned in a year ago for the Super Bowl o...More..

Rachel Notley says Alberta to stop importing BC wine in pipeline feud
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Rachel Notley says Alberta to stop importing BC wine in pipeline feud

But Notley said the mere announcement of the restrictions seem created to "harass investors" in an attempt to convince Kinder Morgan Canada (TSX:KML) to walk away from the $7.4 billion expansion project. "If Al...More..

Maryland child has died from the flu, state health officials confirm
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Maryland child has died from the flu, state health officials confirm

And, in Pennsylvania, more than 47,500 cases of flu have been reported. Common symptoms of the flu include fever, body aches, fatigue, coughing and a sore throat. Those who get a flu vaccine may still get the...More..

Outbreak of norovirus causes quarantine of 1200 Olympic security guards
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Outbreak of norovirus causes quarantine of 1200 Olympic security guards

After 41 guards got norovirus in Pyeongchang, officials said that 1,200 security staff have been pulled from work and are now confined to their rooms until they have been tested for the highly contagious viru...More..

Dental Students Took Selfie With Severed Heads
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Dental Students Took Selfie With Severed Heads

The two severed heads, however, were also captured in the selfie, as they were on the table and face up. In the photo, the students and visiting Yale professor Dr. Meanwhile, Yale spokesman Thomas Conroy sai...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) Shares Sold by National Planning Corp

As a result results using moving averages can be random at times the market appears to respect SMA support/resistance and trade signals, and other times it shows no deference. The stock has "Buy" rating by Keef...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Synovus Financial Corp Increases Stake in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

It has underperformed by 23.16% the S&P500. (NYSE:PM) by 424.8% in the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. Whereas, in last 21 trading days (one month) was surged -0.79% and moved down in last 63 trading d...More..

Delhi Congress Seva Dal worker shot dead after argument over rash driving
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Delhi Congress Seva Dal worker shot dead after argument over rash driving

The victim was driving his Wagon R when suddenly a van overtook him. Instead, the four, allegedly overtook the victim's vehicle a few times again before intercepting it and forcing him stop. The bullet pierce...More..

Hacking Suspect Lauri Love Wins Appeal Of US Extradition
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Hacking Suspect Lauri Love Wins Appeal Of US Extradition

The Crown Prosecution Service and USA prosecutors have 14 days to request an appeal hearing before the U.K. Supreme Court. Love has Asperger's syndrome and depression, and his lawyers argued that he was at ...More..

Manchester United mark 60 years since Munich crash
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Manchester United mark 60 years since Munich crash

Manchester City's Chief Operating Officer Omar Berrada and Club Ambassador Mike Summerbee will attend a memorial service at Old Trafford today. Having drawn 3-3 with Red Star Belgrade in the fledgling Europea...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Com Usd0.001 (SBUX) Holder Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt Has Decreased Holding by $583000

Finally, BMO Capital Markets restated a hold rating on shares of Starbucks in a research report on Thursday, October 5th. To fully grasp the existing nature of the stock, a trader will need to know the company'...More..

Pink sings national anthem at 2018 Super Bowl while battling flu
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Pink sings national anthem at 2018 Super Bowl while battling flu

Trump has been criticising NFL players, who kneel during the national anthem as a protest against racism and police brutality in the US. But rather than just plain excitement, Pink - real name Alecia Moor...More..

Brandin Cooks was Worth Heavy Price for Patriots After Reaching Super Bowl
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Brandin Cooks was Worth Heavy Price for Patriots After Reaching Super Bowl

The other MVPs to lose the big game since Kurt Warner did the regular season-Super Bowl MVP double in the 1999 season for the Rams are: Warner (2001), Rich Gannon (2002), Shaun Alexander (2005), Peyton Mannin...More..

Nursing Homes Misuse Drugs To Control Residents, Report Claims
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Nursing Homes Misuse Drugs To Control Residents, Report Claims

Yet even when nursing homes are found to have broken these rules, they are rarely punished. They interviewed 323 people, including residents, family members, nurses, social workers, long-term care experts, and ...More..

Second Child in New York City Dies of Flu-Related Illness
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Second Child in New York City Dies of Flu-Related Illness

Police said her parents tried to perform CPR and officers tried to help, as well. It was not immediately clear if the girl had any pre-existing health conditions that may have contributed to her death. In the p...More..

John Engler names Bill Beekman as interim athletic director
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

John Engler names Bill Beekman as interim athletic director

Beekman, who has an undergraduate degree from Michigan State, juris doctor degree from Wayne State, and master's in business administration from Northwestern, has been an administrator at Michigan State since 1...More..

Experts urge smokers to switch to e-cigarettes for
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Experts urge smokers to switch to e-cigarettes for "substantial" health gains

Patients should also be allowed to vape in hospital - and hospitals should ensure e-cigarettes are available in their shops, it was suggested. The use of e-cigarettes in the United Kingdom has plateaued ove...More..