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Hamas must disarm, renounce violence to join government


Hamas rejected the demands of the US Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt to accept the requirements of the International Quartet for Peace in the region, China's Xinhua news agency reported . Top Hamas terrorist Saleh al-Arouri announced over the weekend that among other things, the deal would integrate Hamas and Fatah security and police forces in Gaza and in PA-controlled areas of Yehudah and Shomron, which "means partnership in decisions of war and peace", al-Arouri was quoted as ... Read More »

Your brain knows when you've just died, researchers say


That means that, theoretically, someone may even hear their own death being announced by medics. The findings echo the plot line of the new Hollywood re-make of 90s cult horror Flatliners , starring Ellen Page. In the movie, a group of students take turns giving themselves a cardiac arrest to see what happens after their hearts stop. The New York team hopes the experiences of resuscitated patients will give them the vital clues about what the brain is doing before stops functioning. Read More »

Fire destroys landmark hotel in Myanmar's largest city


According to the associated press, the fire which broke out at 3 am gulped the upper floors of the building, completely destroying the walls and furniture made up of teak. Investigations are now going on to find out the cause of the blaze. The fire suddenly reached the lower floors too, and there it destroyed the floors and other pieces of equipment in the hotel interiors. Read More »

Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE:ED) Under Analyst Spotlight


News coverage about Edison International (NYSE: EIX ) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. It has outperformed by 10.12% the S&P500. Therefore 56% are positive. The stock of Edison International (NYSE: EIX ) earned "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, July 20. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 18 by RBC Capital Markets. Read More »

Look Rockets stun Warriors on opening night


The Houston Rockets will be without point guard Chris Paul , who's dealing with a bruised left knee, when they play the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night, the Houston Chronicle's Jonathan Feigen reported. James Harden contributed a game-high 27 points along with 10 assists. "The guys wanted it, and they did it", coach Mike D'Antoni said. "We've got to get better". Read More »

Duterte declares liberation of Marawi from ISIS-affiliated militants


The clashes started last May when government forces allegedly tried to arrest Hapilon . The ISIS-inspired terrorists were then planning to take over the whole city and were forced to already implement their plan. Duterte made the announcement on Tuesday despite a military general saying dozens of fighters, including foreign nationals, were still battling Philippine troops in Marawi. Read More »

Too much exercise could be bad for your heart


In fact, those who exercised the most (Group 3) were found to be 27 per cent more likely than those who exercised the least (Group 1) to develop CAC by middle age. Members of the CARDIA study were followed from 1985 through 2011. Current U.S. physical activity guidelines recommend 150 minutes of moderate activity or 75 minutes of vigorous activity weekly. Read More »

Restaurant owner proudly defends serving Popeye's chicken on her menu


Tyler then went to Yelp to let the world know and that's where the fun really begins. The customer, Tyler H ., noticed two Popeyes boxes being brought into the kitchen as he waited for a table. Clearly, she doesn't understand how running a restaurant works. The Press-Telegram reports Yelp, Facebook and Twitter have been on fire from people calling Sweet Dixie Kitchen owner Kim Sanchez a fraud and making fun of the fast-food resale. Read More »

No cure,yet, but scientists may have found the cause of dyslexia


In non-dyslexic people, the cells are arranged asymmetrically, allowing signals from the one eye to be overridden by the other to create a single image in the brain. Scientists have found dyslexics have an unusual pattern of cells in their eyes that makes letters hard to read. The dominant eye has more receptors than the other, and sends a better image to the brain. Read More »

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Price Target Raised to $161.00 at Barclays PLC


The Bp Plc holds 563,000 shares with $81.08M value, down from 663,000 last quarter. Sonata Capital Group Inc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $826.41 billion market cap company. (NASDAQ: AAPL ). Whittier holds 453,000 shares or 2.52% of its portfolio. (NASDAQ: AAPL ). Endurance Wealth Management stated it has 1.94% in Apple Inc. Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY), United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

Comparatively, 44.0% of shares of all "Pharmaceuticals" companies are held by institutional investors. The stock decreased 0.42% or $0.2 on October 13, reaching $47.8. The stock of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE: BMY ) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, December 19 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Friday, September 15. Read More »

DHEC: West Nile and Mosquitos Still a Problem in SC


Spencer Fox, a doctoral student in integrative biology who studies mosquito-borne illnesses, said although most infected with the virus show no symptoms, Texas sees hundreds of cases of the illness each year. The city said it can not be determined if the person contracted the mosquito-borne infection in the city of Spartanburg. "It's not unexpected that we would identify mosquitoes that test positive for West Nile", Barasch said. Read More »

Goons shouting ''Jai Shree Ram'' wreck Padmavati rangoli made in 48 hours


Karan was creating the attractive art work ahead of Diwali after being inspired by the movie trailer and snippets. But much before that, it was in news for all the wrong reasons. The disappointed artist took to Twitter to share the horrific incident. "Shocked!" he wrote. Karan also tagged actors Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone in his tweet. Read More »

Female folk singer shot dead in Panipat


Police suspect a case of enmity, the Hindustan Times reported. "When she was returning, a black auto overtook her vehicle near Chamrara and forced it to stop", Panipat Deputy Superintendent of Police Desh Raj told PTI. After pumping 5-6 bullets into her, the assailants escaped from the spot, sources said. The singer had filed a complaint of rape against her brother-in-law, who is in jail now. Read More »

Stuart's Roosevelt Bridge Turns Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness Month


About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point. She consults with patients at higher-risk, such as those with a family history of breast cancer or prior breast biopsies showing atypical findings. More than 3300 Queensland women are diagnosed with breast cancer each year and more than 470 die from the disease. THE Gladstone branch of the Cancer Council Queensland will host a Pink Ribbon Breakfast on Friday. Read More »

Kenyan court lifts ban on opposition's protests


Four protesters have been killed by police since then. A group of United Nations human rights experts called for the government's ban on protests to be listed and denounced a "pattern of police brutality" in response to recent demonstrations. Read More »

Police search for missing crew from capsized fish trawler


Police are appealing for boat users in the area to keep an eye out for the missing crew members, and to report any information to police. The men, mostly from the Cairns area, were below deck when their sea cucumber trawler capsized near Middle Island, off 1770. Read More »

CAIT demands compensation post ban on sale of fire crackers


According to a video which is being circulated on Whatsapp, the protesters are seen bursting crackers on Bhagwan Das Road and outside one of the Gates while chanting Jai Sri Ram with the police initially looking on. "Information was received that the two were selling crackers by the roadside". When asked if his actions were against the spirit of the SC's ban, Bagga denied it and said he was opposed to "selective ban", pointing at an IIT report which said firecrackers contributed only 0.3 per ... Read More »

Free flu shots in Pinellas County


The flu virus can cause complications, developing into pneumonia or bronchitis, which sometimes result in death. "Nobody wants to catch the flu and flu vaccines are a great defense against this common, but potentially unsafe illness", Kamenetz said. Read More »

1 in 9 Men Have This Cancer-Causing STD


The most common cancer caused by the sexually transmitted virus is oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma, a head and neck cancer that's far more common in men than women, according to the study . He's a research assistant professor at the University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions. McGhee, who was not involved in the new study, also published recent research on increasing HPV vaccination rates in an effort to eliminate the virus. Read More »

Johnson & Johnson Raises Guidance on Earnings Beat


Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2017 Q2. As per Tuesday, August 25, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. CNA Financial had 7 analyst reports since October 16, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The Texas-based Scott & Selber Incorporated has invested 0.46% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ). Arizona-based Ironwood Invest Counsel Ltd Com has invested 3.76% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ). Read More »

Barclays PLC Raises AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Price Target to $90.00

AbbVie Inc .is a research-based biopharmaceutical company. About shares traded. AbbVie Inc (NYSE: ABBV ) has risen 10.63% since October 16, 2016 and is uptrending. Therefore 52% are positive. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for AbbVie Inc .is 6.9 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 7.34 Billion. Read More »

US says airstrikes killed "dozens" of militants in Yemen


IS militants had been conducting endurance training at the camps, 20 miles (32 kilometers) apart, using AK-47s, machine guns and rocket-propelled grenade launchers, U.S. A USA defense official told CNN this is the first U.S. strike specifically targeting ISIS in Yemen. "Strikes against ISIS targets disrupt and destroy militants' attack-plotting efforts, leadership networks, and freedom of maneuver within the region", said the Pentagon statement. Read More »

Europe's Youngest Leader May Turn To The Far-Right For Help


Thirty-one-year-old Sebastian Kurz appears set to become Austria's next chancellor after his conservative People's Party came in first place in Sunday's election. It was then led by the late Joerg Haider, who gained infamy for praising the employment policies of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, who was born in Austria. Read More »

Trump, McConnell Pledge Unity On Tax Reform, Health Care

McConnell has declined to publicly respond directly to the President, instead telling reporters that he isn't a fan of the "daily tweets". "Well, I have a very good relationship with Steve Bannon". He added: "I'm friends with a lot of them". Speaking at an impromptu appearance with McConnell, the White House Rose Garden , Trump discussed his administration's current efforts at tax reform before suddenly pivoting to describe his rapport with the senator. Read More »