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Global energy retrofit systems market forecast to 2020

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The market study provides a comprehensive assessment of key stakeholder strategies and imperatives for succeeding in the business. It elucidates potential revenue opportunity across different segments and explains attractive investment proposition matrix for this market . Read More »

Dying Army veteran asks for phone calls, text messages

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The phone stayed silent for two hours before Lee told his wife, "I guess no one wants to talk to me". Since then, Ernestine Hernandez says her husband has received an influx of calls and text messages of support. and 6 p.m. "It really uplifts him". The 47-year-old has been battling health issues for five years but hit "rock bottom" more than a year ago. The best time to reach him is between 4 p.m. Read More »

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Stake Maintained by Spirit of America Management Corp NY

Johnson & Johnson has a 12-month low of $109.32 and a 12-month high of $137.00. The stock decreased 0.75% or $0.99 during the last trading session, reaching $131.55. More notable recent Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) news were published by: Theguardian.com which released: "Vaginal mesh risks downplayed by Johnson & Johnson, court told" on July 04, 2017, also Barrons.com with their article: "Johnson & Johnson: Good, Not Great?" published on July 05, 2017, Fool.com published: "Here's Why Johnson & ... Read More »

Researchers create 3D printed, silicone artificial heart

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There is a great need for new devices in this area, as on any given day, around 3,000 people in the U.S. alone sit on the waiting list for a heart transplant. Anastasios Petrou, a doctoral student of the Product Development Group Zurich, led by Professor Mirko Meboldt evaluated the performance of this soft artificial heart. Read More »

Microsoft's Calibri font is at the center of a political scandal

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A leading Pakistani newspaper on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to "do the right thing (in) democracy and step aside, at least temporarily" in view of the corruption charges he faces. But Sharif contended that the "controversial" JIT had submitted a report "based on accusations and conjecture" that reflected "animosity and malice". Read More »

NGT bans dumping of waste into Ganga

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Much of the money allotted to PM Modi's flagship initiative to clean the river is unspent said officials from the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG), a government body overseeing the project, to news agency Reuters in April. The NGT also observed that there are fundamental errors in planning and regulation that have led to the failure of the cleaning of Ganga. The tribunal also asked the river basin governments to formulate guidelines for religious activities on the ghats of the river ... Read More »

Pvt. Hospitals in Kerala to Go on Strike from Monday

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Hospital CEO Dr. Michael Wagner said it's "extremely unfortunate that the union has continued to hold out for more money and an ill-conceived pension plan". The indefinite strike announced by nurses in the private health sector from Monday, at the height of the on-going fever epidemic in the State, could cripple health care services and put the public to vast difficulties. Read More »

Gansevoort man died after contracting rare tick virus

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The first USA case involved a 68-year-old man in Kansas, John Seested, who died two weeks after being bitten by a tick. A NY resident recent diagnosed with Powassan virus, a rare but deadly tick-borne disease, has died, according to the NY state Department of Health . Read More »

Crore For Sasikala's Kitchen In Jail': Prison Or Privilege?

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ANI quoted Rao as saying: "There is no truth to any allegations in the letter". She also that the AIADMK chief gets special food daily, cooked by special chefs in a special kitchen near the women's cell. He also said that strict actions will be taken against anyone found guilty during the investigation. Rao, however, said officials in prison was merely following the court's order as it directed them to provide assistance to Sasikala. Read More »

Gene therapy to kill cancer moves a step closer to market

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Advisory panel recommendations are not binding on the FDA but the agency typically adheres to what the group urges. He said the treatment is "ushering in a new era". Doctors then infuse millions of the genetically modified T cells back into the patient's body so they can try to obliterate the cancer cells and hopefully leave healthy tissue unscathed. Read More »

Largest Study Finds Coffee May Prolong Life

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A quarter of participants drank two to three cups of coffee per day and 7% consumed four or more cups. The coffee lovers we talked to Tuesday say they'll drink to that. The team of researchers found that the participating men who drank three cups of coffee a day were 18 percent less likely to die over the course of the 16 year period than those who abstained from the hot beverage . Read More »

West Nile virus detected in mosquitoes in Roslindale

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The recent death of a horse that contracted West Nile Virus in Southwest Virginia is leading veterinarians to remind owners of the importance of vaccination. Since 2000, 131 human cases of WNV have been diagnosed in CT residents including three fatalities. Officials said these results provide a good reminder for residents to protect themselves from mosquito bites. Read More »

White House's ill-timed knock on Russian Federation sanctions

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Bob Corker, R-Tenn., chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, answered when asked what role the White House played in developing the legislation. Russian President Vladimir Putin confronted Trump with complaints about the sanctions when the two met July 7 at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, Russian Economy Minister Maxim Oreshkin told reporters. Read More »

Frelinghuysen Credited with $900M Aid to Gateway Tunnel, Other Transport Upgrades

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The House of Representatives has included $900 million to replace a failing Hudson River train tunnel and the Portal Bridge over the Hackensack River in New Jersey. An analysis by the Eno Center for Transportation said the $900 million for Gateway amounts to about 1 out of every 6 dollars in non-aviation discretionary spending in the transportation budget. Read More »

SC allows denotification of highways

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Manu Chandra, a senior chef from the city, said, "The decision which came out today doesn't help us in any way as it is generally for state highways whereas Bengaluru has national highways". The apex court had on July 4 said the idea behind its verdict banning the sale of liquor along the highways was that a driver should not be under the influence of liquor at places where there is high-speed traffic. Read More »

Faraday Future Hits the Pause Button on $1 Billion Nevada Plant

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Thousands of jobs had been anticipated with the construction and launch of the proposed plant on a 900-acre site at the Apex Industrial Park in North Las Vegas. The original goal was to have the first Faraday Future FF91 roll out of the Nevada plant in 2019, a target that industry analysts called aggressive even if everything had come together smoothly. Read More »

I-80 reopens after wildfire causes hours-long closure near Truckee

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Interstate-80 has reopened with two lane east and one lane west, but fire officials are asking people to use extra caution while driving in the area. It is only 5 percent contained. Truckee Meadows Fire is also assisting. The Sierra Front Interagency Fire Center estimates 670 acres have burned. The Sierra Front Interagency Fire Center says no evacuations have been ordered but seven structures now are threatened and fire crews in the Reno-area remain on alert in case the winds push the ... Read More »

Osinbajo departs to London to meet with President Buhari

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Osinbajo left after presiding over the quarterly presidential business forum at the presidential villa in Abuja. President Buhari is now in London, the United Kingdom for medical follow-up to his initial treatments and tests from his earlier trip to London. Read More »

Ivanka Trump Raises Eyebrows For Filling In At A G-20 Meeting

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President Trump is proud of his daughter, he doesn't understand why Ivanka is under fire after taking a seat among world leaders at G20. But Michael McFaul, the United States ambassador to Russian Federation under President Barack Obama, said Ivanka Trump subbing in was unusual. Read More »

Gianluigi Donnarumma extends AC Milan deal until 2021

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He won a first Italy cap in September previous year, becoming his country's youngest goalkeeper, and was part of the U21 squad at this summer's European Championships. The player is represented by agent Mino Raiola, who brokered the deals that have taken Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United . After the tournament, Donnarumma skipped his school-leaving exams to go on holiday in Ibiza with his girlfriend, receiving further criticism. Read More »

COA directs BCCI to announce Team India Head Coach today

Ganguly hinted that the coach will be picked before the Sri Lanka tour that begins with the first Test on July 26. The CAC has learnt its lesson. Reflecting on the same, Ganguly said, "The interviews went well because they all are really good players, whether it is Ravi Shastri or Virender Sehwag. Read More »

China will reportedly begin blocking VPNs next year

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The moves will make it harder for the average Chinese citizen, who may not be tech-savvy, to find a way to access the open Internet, said Adam Segal, a cybersecurity expert and China scholar at the New York-based Council on Foreign Relations. Read More »

CEO Has 'Perfect' Response to Employee's Mental Health Day

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And though Parker might not have been surprised by the supportive response from the CEO of her company, a lot of other people were. "I just wanted to personally thank you for sending emails like this", he wrote . She used sick time. When an employee shared an email from her CEO on Twitter, she sparked an important conversation about mental health . But what about the time when you are mentally unwell? Refinery29 has reached out to Parker for comment, and will update this story if we ... Read More »

Govt okays Amazon's $500 million plan for food retail

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The government has chose to fast-track 71 proposals pending for foreign direct investment (FDI), from companies like Amazon, Grofers , Urban Ladder, One97 (which runs Paytm) and Jasper Infotech (Snapdeal). According to media reports, BigBasket and Grofers have also sought approval from the government to raise funds from foreign investors. It's not clear if Amazon would bring the same concept to its proposed physical stores in India. Read More »