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Kidnappers of Plateau PDP chairman 'demand N100m ransom'

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It was gathered that the former PDP guber aspirant, who left his house in Jos in the afternoon of Wednesday for the party's National convention slated for Saturday, was stopped by his abductors before he was taken away alongside his driver to an unidentified area. Read More »

Sage Therapeutics (SAGE) PT Raised to $280.00

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SAGE Therapeutics has a 1-year low of $26.55 and a 1-year high of $75.49. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt Co holds 34 shares or 0% of its portfolio. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. Palo Alto Invsts Ltd Liability Corporation holds 3.84% or 1.03 million shares in its portfolio. Sectoral Asset Management Incorporated owns 0.11% invested in Sage Therapeutics, Inc. Read More »

Trump Calls on Saudi to End Yemen Blockade

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Trump's official statement urged USA officials "to call the leadership of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to request that they completely allow food, fuel, water, and medicine to reach the Yemeni people who desperately need it". But the move backfired and Saleh was killed as fighting raged between his forces and the Iran-backed Houthis for control of the capital-a new front in the war. Read More »

Some elements in Buhari's govt planning to disrupt our convention - PDP

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But some overzealous elements in the administration are bent... It is very credible information. "He will even make a speech at the convention but he may not be voting at the convention". "A person, who desires to rejoin the party after leaving it shall apply to his Ward Secretary for re-admission; and unless given a waiver by the National Working Committee, he will be placed on probation for a period of not less than one year". Read More »

Recent Insiders Bustle: Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY), Bazaarvoice, Inc. (BV)

It is meant to chart the current and historical strength or weakness of a stock or market based on the closing prices of a recent trading period. California Public Employees Retirement Sys stated it has 240,500 shares. The Company's drug candidates in Phase II/registration trials comprise Larotrectinib/LOXO-101, a PanTrk inhibitor for cancer; Tucatinib/ONT-380, a HER2 inhibitor for breast cancer; and Varlitinib/ASLAN001, a Pan-HER2 inhibitor for gastric or breast cancer. Read More »

Mass. Hit With Early Flu Season

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John Marshall of Maimonides Medical Center. A Nov. 30 report by the BC Centre of Disease Controlsays that for the time period between Nov. 12 and Nov. If you're 65 or older, there are two vaccine options created to boost immune response. It takes about two weeks after vaccination for antibodies to build up and protect against the flu. Read More »

Brexit, Ue teme che cada governo May: "Accordo più difficile"

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L'obiettivo è arrivare al vertice del 15 dicembre dei capi di stato e di governo europei con una bozza di. Il presidente della Commissione, Jean-Claude Juncker, continua a essere ottimista, ma "bisogna essere in due per ballare il tango. Johnson, citato in queste ore dai media, è del resto venuto allo scoperto sulla contrastata questione del confine irlandese invocando provocatoriamente che a questo punto il tema sia accantonato e si passi prima alla "fase 2" della trattativa (sulle future ... Read More »

National Football League may add video reviews for targeting

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The college rule includes a player being ejected from a game should officials deem that he in fact targeted an opposing player. Conversation regarding the rule change comes on the heels of three player suspensions this week. "There has to be some changes", Wagner said. "You can (be) conscious of it but I don't think it's all on the defense even though I feel like we are trying to do a better job of making sure we're not using our head". Read More »

Delhi-NCR air quality back to 'hazardous' category

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The AQI level in the capital was recorded in the "severe" zone for seven days between November 7 and November 13. On November 14, Lucknow had earned the dubious distinction of being the most polluted city in the country with AQI of 484. As per the Air Quality Index (AQI) data, Delhi's Lodhi Road area has prominent pollutant PM 2.5 in "very poor" category. An AQI between 0-50 is considered Good, 51-100 Satisfactory, 101-200 Moderate, 201-300 Poor, 301-400 Very Poor, and 401-500 Severe. Read More »

AbbVie (ABBV) PT Set at $84.00 by BMO Capital Markets

Shelton Mngmt invested 0.41% in AbbVie Inc. Df Dent And has invested 0.01% in AbbVie Inc. Greatmark Investment Partners Inc. grew its stake in shares of AbbVie by 1.7% during the 1st quarter. The company reported $1.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.39 by $0.02. The collective rating of 2.3 for AbbVie Inc. Read More »

Weird! Buhari 'Commissions' Release of 500 Prisoners in Kano

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President Muhammadu Buhari is now in Kano State on a two-day working visit. Also, law enforcement agents have embarked on motorised patrol of the metropolis, while road maintenance officials have been busy demarcating road junctions and major roads with white and black paint for visibility. Read More »

Louisiana would be hard hit if DACA comes to an end

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Fact based analysis is critical to every policy debate, and it is a fact that now 86 percent of all Americans and 76 percent of Republicans support protecting Dreamers . "What do we want?" He criticized Democrats for holding the government hostage over DACA. Both Presidents Obama and Trump have said so. "The Democrats are really looking for something that is very risky to our country". Read More »

Ball State upsets No. 9 Notre Dame

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After an impressive season last year culminating in a 13-1 Ivy League record, the Quakers hope to return to conference play with that defensive prowess they exhibited on the court in years past, but they recognize that a new Penn identity is ready to be forged. Read More »

Troops kill 3 Boko Haram insurgents, recovers ammunition in Borno

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Director of Public Relations and Information (DOPRI), Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Olatokunbo Adesanya, who made the disclosure in a statement yesterday, said the suspected terrorists were hit while gathering in a building at Bogumeri. "Meanwhile, troops of 202 Battalion, Sector 1, Operation Lafiya Dole , in the early hours of Monday, ambushed unsuspecting Boko Haram terrorists along Sabsawa axis". Read More »

Breast cancer risk remains in newer hormone contraceptives

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In a commentary accompanying the new study, which was published in the New England Journal of Medicine , David J. Hunter, a professor of epidemiology and medicine at the University of Oxford, said the new study did not find that any modern contraceptives were risk-free. Read More »

A New Study Shows Cheese Might Be Good For Your Heart

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Cheese is typically considered more of an indulgence than a health food, but a new review of research suggests that it may not be as bad for you as once thought. (But the findings were) certainly different from what people might expect. People with the greatest health benefits from cheese ate around 40 grams per day, which is the size of a matchbook. Read More »

Eating cheese every day may actually be good for you

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Moderate cheese eaters may live healthier lifestyles or have higher incomes, leading to reduced risk of heart disease and stroke, researchers pointed out. "This is not the same as eating a big slice of cheesy pizza every day", Dr. Allen Stewart of Mount Sinai Medical Center's Ichan School of Medicine clarified. Read More »

Weight loss can reverse type 2 diabetes

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A new study from Newcastle and Glasgow Universities shows that the disease can be reversed by losing weight, so that sufferers no longer have to take medication and are free of the symptoms and risks. Half of the patients were put on a low-calorie diet and lost an average of 10 to 15 kg (22 to 33 pounds). The trial, done at the Magnetic Resonance Center at Newcastle University in the United Kingdom, looked at 306 participants recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in the last six years. Read More »

More cases of chronic wasting disease found during deer hunt

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The test results mark the fifth incident of CWD discovered in Montana wild deer this fall. The DNR says anyone who harvests deer in Montcalm County should have their deer tested by bringing them to a deer check station . Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks said Tuesday that a mule deer tested positive for the disease after being shot November 12, north of Chester near the Canadian border. Read More »

Near term Outlook For Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI)

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Johnson Controls International plc ( JCI)'s mean Altman Z-Score: 1.59 during the last 7 years. The company has a market capitalization of $34,629.78, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.34, a P/E/G ratio of 1.01 and a beta of 0.90. As per Friday, October 2, the company rating was upgraded by Normua. Morgan Stanley boosted its position in Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share by 147.9% in the third quarter. Read More »

SC fires co-offensive coordinator Kurt Roper

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Muschamp said "Right now, (Roper's) our offensive coordinator and that's all I know". Co-offensive coordinator/wide receivers coach Bryan McClendon will coordinate the Gamecocks' offense and call the plays for the 2018 Outback Bowl game against MI, head football coach Will Muschamp said. Read More »

Expect a Bad Flu Season

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To predict what flu season will be like, scientists monitor activity in Australia because the southern hemisphere experiences winter during our summer. Experts say the flu is particularly bad this year, and the flu shot isn't as effective as it once was, leaving healthcare professionals bracing for impact as the holidays and cooler temperatures approach. Read More »

Air pollution may cause permanent damage to your child's brain

India topped the list of countries with babies at risk, followed by China. Air pollution has known links to asthma, pneumonia, bronchitis and other respiratory infections. "As yet, we know the minimum - but not the maximum - extent of the harm". The World Health Organization recommends that the level of pollutants in the air not exceed 20 micrograms per cubic meter (.02 parts per million). Read More »

Jamia Millia Islamia student found dead inside his vehicle near Sarojini Market

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Later, around 10:30 pm, he allegedly shot himself dead in his Swift auto parked outside the house of the friend, said the police. "Police found Rizwan Khan's body in a pool of blood inside a white Swift". He also told HT that it was unclear why he left the bag with cash at his friend's house. Then Rizwan's father tried to reach him in another number when a girl answered his call. Read More »

#EndSARS: Respond to fresh allegations of police abuse, Amnesty International tells FG

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Nigerians still demand the scrapping of the SARS . "The police zonal commands, state commands and divisions will continue to operate anti-crime units/sections, crime prevention and control squads and teams imperative to prevent and detect crimes and criminalities in their area of responsibilities, and other crack squads necessary to sustain law and order and protection of life and properties in their area of responsibilities". Read More »

Met Office predicts snow for Rotherham

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The warning sees the impact level increased from low to medium. The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for snow affecting northern parts of the United Kingdom on Friday and Saturday. The MET Office is warning of possible snow in East Devon this weekend. Ex-BBC and Met Office forecaster John Hammond said: "Much colder easterlies could arrive, meaning a predominantly chilly run-up to Christmas". Read More »