Zika Linked to a Spike in Birth Defects In the US

Researchers said it's not known if this increase is due to local transmission of Zika virus alone, or if there are other contributing factors. "Our pregnancy and birth defects surveillance networks are a collaborative effort with state, local, and ... More..

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Jack White wants phone-free concerts
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Jack White wants phone-free concerts

In a release by Revention, spokespersons explained there will be a designated " Yondr phone zone" at the shows, removed from the main venue, where people can unlock the pouches and use their phones if necessar...More..

WBA Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

WBA Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level

Birinyi Associates Inc. boosted its holdings in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 9.0% in the 2nd quarter. How Quickly Kohl's Corporation (KSS)'s Sales Declined? "The company faces tough competition along with c...More..

Russian Federation probe: Trump says willing to be questioned 'under oath' by Mueller
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Russian Federation probe: Trump says willing to be questioned 'under oath' by Mueller

In the Oval Office on Tuesday, Trump said he was "not at all concerned" about what Sessions may have told the Mueller's investigators. "Here is the story: There has been no collusion whatsoever". Ac...More..

PETA: Cloning monkeys is a form of Frankenscience that increases animal suffering
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

PETA: Cloning monkeys is a form of Frankenscience that increases animal suffering

Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua, genetically identical long-tailed macaques, were hatched six and eight weeks ago, respectively, at the Chinese Academy of Sciences' Institute of Neuroscience (ION). The process involves...More..

Cuomo plans to extend NY free tuition program to 'Dreamers'
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Cuomo plans to extend NY free tuition program to 'Dreamers'

The executive order allows pharmacists to administer flu vaccines to children ages 2 to 18, which would increase access to New Yorkers who are looking to get vaccinated. The Executive Order , effective today...More..

Damien Chazelle Drama Gets Series Order At Apple
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Damien Chazelle Drama Gets Series Order At Apple

The untitled project's plot is being kept under wraps, but Chazelle is expected to write and direct every episode. This is Chazelle's second foray into TV. Simmons, who is starring in Counterpart . On the ...More..

Tide Pods Maker: Don't Blame Us For Kids' 'Poor Judgment'
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Tide Pods Maker: Don't Blame Us For Kids' 'Poor Judgment'

Increasingly - and recently - teenagers "seem to be wanting to get into them as well", Pace said. Poison control centers said that they handled 39 cases of intentional misuse among 13 to 19 year olds in the...More..

FDA's tobacco stance faces test with Philip Morris iQOS device
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

FDA's tobacco stance faces test with Philip Morris iQOS device

Philip Morris International ( PM ) shares fell on a series of FDA advisory committee votes on its smoke-free device. The cigarette has triggered debate and worries among health experts about whether IQOS wil...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Analysts Set IntelliPharmaCeutics Intl Inc (IPCI) PT at $2.40

The company's beta value is at 1.08. For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for IntelliPharmaCeutics International Inc .is 61.5%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 257.1%. (NASDAQ...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

US Bancorp (USB): A Detailed Look at its Institutional Ownership

The institutional investor owned 250,673 shares of the financial services provider's stock after selling 39,525 shares during the quarter. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB ) plunged -0.14% with the closing price of $5...More..

DFA, Kuwaiti authorities continue talks in wake of deployment ban
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

DFA, Kuwaiti authorities continue talks in wake of deployment ban

Then on January 24, Duterte went one step further, threatening that if one more case of abuse, rape or suicide of a Filipino woman is reported in any Middle Eastern country, that he would ban all Filipino's fro...More..

Aurora Cannabis Becomes the World's Largest Marijuana Producer
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Aurora Cannabis Becomes the World's Largest Marijuana Producer

Investors will get 3.4 Aurora shares for each CanniMed share, or they can accept cash limited in aggregate to C$140 million, the companies said Wednesday in a joint statement after Bloomberg News first report...More..

Sri Lanka hammer Tigers in tri-nations final precursor
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Sri Lanka hammer Tigers in tri-nations final precursor

The visiting bowlers demolished Bangladesh's batting line up with Dushmantha Chameera , Thisara Perera and Lakshan Sandakan chipping in with two wickets each. He claimed the big wicket of the in-form Tam...More..

Amid bandh call, Amit Shah to address Parivarthana Yatra
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Amid bandh call, Amit Shah to address Parivarthana Yatra

The Parivartana Yatra rally flagged off on November 2 and saw the BJP organise public rallies to mobilise support and canvass for votes in various districts of Karnataka. "It is nothing but a "state sponsored" ...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Want to make films to improve India-China ties: Aamir Khan

Maintaining his perfection streak in the worldwide box office, Aamir Khan's " Secret Superstar " has crossed Rs 100 crore mark in China in mere two days. Although the film Secret Superstar has got a great...More..

Even one cigarette a day ups heart disease, stroke risk
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Even one cigarette a day ups heart disease, stroke risk

Individual studies have reported that smoking only one to five cigarettes per day is associated with a higher than expected risk of heart disease . "The new Tobacco Strategy, which will be published in 2018,...More..

Afghanistan sail into semi-finals of U-19 World Cup Cricket
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Afghanistan sail into semi-finals of U-19 World Cup Cricket

After losing their first four wickets inside seven overs, the young Kiwis battled to 107 all out, bowled out in 28.1 overs in a game dominated from start to finish by Afghanistan. Finn Allen went for 13 late in...More..

Lassa Fever Kills Three Persons In Imo
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Lassa Fever Kills Three Persons In Imo

Governor Okorocha disclosed this when he addressed journalists in Owerri on Wednesday. The Ondo State Government has strengthened it's medical facilities as Lassa fever kills five and leaves others in critic...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Altria Group (MO) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by Vetr Inc

Alpha Windward Limited Liability Company has invested 0.04% in Altria Group, Inc. The stock ended last trade at 71.28 a share and the price is up more than -0.18% so far this year. Its up 0.08, from 0.95 in 201...More..