by | February 12, 2018 | 03:02

The visits by top US officials come amid Turkey's Operation Olive Branch that has been targeting the PKK terrorist group's affiliates in Syria, the Democratic Union Party (PYD) and the People's Protection Units (YPG), as well as Daesh in northwestern Syria's Afrin region.

by | February 11, 2018 | 21:36

State lawsuits against Purdue have mounted in recent months as governments at all levels have struggled to combat the opioid epidemic - much of which, experts say, was caused by excessive prescription of powerful painkillers like OxyContin.

by | February 11, 2018 | 21:04

There are 24 municipal councils, 41 urban councils and 275 pradeshiya sabhas, the legislative bodies that preside over the third-tier municipalities in the country, Sri Lanka's Election Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya said , adding that 8375 councillors would be elected.

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:14

Turk asked Eisenhauer if he was pleading no contest because he was in fact guilty of the crimes he was accused of. With his plea, the judge found Eisenhauer guilty of the child's abduction and murder and will face up to life in prison when he is sentenced.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:11

Adults 65 and older had the highest hospitalization rate, which is typical. "We don't have signs of hospitalizations leveling off yet", she said, adding that during a past severe season that looked similar to this one, an estimated "34 million Americans got sick with the flu".

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:34

While there were additional promises to reevaluate the USOC's oversight of the governing bodies of each Olympic sport, more oversight they believe can help avoid the systemic abuse unmasked behind USA Gymnastics' doors, it is impossible - no, it is irresponsible - not to ask the USOC why this took so long.

by | February 10, 2018 | 11:23

Liberal stalwarts were also in revolt because the deal does nothing to protect young undocumented immigrants from deportation. The House vote was 240-186. "It's a good deal", Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer of NY said. The bill, which extends government funding for six weeks and raises the federal debt ceiling, would break the cycle of government funding crises in time for what is set to be a bruising campaign for November's mid-term elections.

by | February 09, 2018 | 21:00

Hunt did touch on his upcoming fight with Curtis Blaydes at UFC 221, but was not shy to share his thoughts on the relationship between Brock Lesnar and Dana White. Punk is immensely popular in Chicago, and if UFC's decision-makers decide to book him on the card, it will likely go a long way toward filling up the building and generating interest on pay-per-view.

by | February 09, 2018 | 20:51

The nationwide flu outbreak could be the worst on record, federal health officials said today while releasing a grim report that at least 63 children have died from influenza . Viles of flu vaccine, manufactured by Sanofi Pasteur, are displayed for a photograph at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton, Ill., Oct. 12, 2017. In the last five years, influenza-like activity in the USA has remained elevated anywhere from 11 to 20 weeks, meaning there could still be several more weeks of increased ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 19:55

About 5.44M shares traded or 77.76% up from the average. It is down 0.00% since February 7, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 122.64% the S&P500. American Electric Power Company, Inc. The company generates electricity using coal and lignite, natural gas, nuclear, hydroelectric, solar, wind, and other energy sources. It has a 16.71 P/E ratio.

by | February 09, 2018 | 19:48

The Senate on Wednesday rejected the report of its Joint Committee on Police Affairs and National Security and Intelligence on the killing of 73 indigenes in Benue State by suspected Fulani herdsmen. "Why has the governor not gone to visit victims of killings in Rivers State and donate to their welfare, but chose to travel to distant Benue State to display crass duplicity?" He (Wike) is only working in line with his belief that he is the de facto leader of PDP.

by | February 09, 2018 | 18:19

There were no casualties or any injuries to the 199 passengers due to the incident, the SpiceJet said. A SpiceJet aircraft tyre burst at the Chennai airport has forced it to shut its main runway since yesterday. All 100 passengers deplaned safely. "Today around 1425 hrs tyre burst & hydraulic problem in MAA-Delhi bound SG106, led to its emergency landing". The official said, "The plane made a safelanding from the Guindyend of the main runway at 2.25pm".

by | February 09, 2018 | 14:10

Nichole's post sparked a bit of a furor and has already been shared more than 530,000 times, with comments such as: "Yuck!" Inverse Science pointed out that Ward used something in the petri dish that does not exist in public bathrooms to make the bacteria grow, and that there are bacteria, including unsafe ones, on our bodies all the time.

by | February 09, 2018 | 13:38

Nxp Semiconductors N V now has $39.31 billion valuation. Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) shares price slightly up 0.39% during latest trading session. Tyrus Capital S.A.M. (NYSE:RLI). Mad River invested in 0.96% or 15,620 shares. Homrich And Berg has invested 0.31% in Trustmark Corporation (NASDAQ:TRMK). Northern Trust Corporation has 0% invested in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS) for 556,396 shares.

by | February 09, 2018 | 13:31

The stock increased 1.38% or $1.21 during the last trading session, reaching $89.14. About 2.63M shares traded. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has risen 32.76% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. Citigroup reported 0.01% stake. Rothschild Asset Management Inc bought 3,889 shares as the company's stock rose 0.38% with the market. Hahn Cap Mgmt Limited Liability has invested 2.92% of its portfolio in Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc.

by | February 09, 2018 | 13:10

As a result of the advance, eggs recovered from patients' ovarian tissue could be matured in the lab and stored for later fertilisation. "The latest study is the first time a human egg has been developed in the lab from its earliest stage to full maturity", said a statement from the University of Edinburgh .

by | February 09, 2018 | 13:00

Researchers had dug through electronic medical record databases, including a primary care database in the United Kingdom called The Health Improvement Network (THIN). It's possible that the two compound one another in a loop, you feel bad about your acne, feel down about it, your acne gets worse...and so on. The American Academy of Dermatology said that people with acne report that their skin makes them feel self-conscious, embarrassed and unattractive, which cause some individuals to ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 12:57

Lawmakers in IN and Virginia have approved separate bills to legalize or expand use of CBD oils this week, marking an increasing acceptance of the non-psychoactive cannabinoid in conservative states. "Hoosiers have both a state and federal constitutional right to keep and bear arms", said bill author State Rep. Tim Wesco (R-Osceola). Republicans who hold the House and Senate majority, are mostly happy with where things stand.

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:29

Health officials continue to stress the best deterrent for catching the flu remains getting vaccinated. Amid national reports characterizing this winter as the worst for the flu since the 2009 swine flu pandemic, the county department released a statement January 29 noting, among other things, that the typical flu season doesn't peak until February.

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:36

It has outperformed by 8.11% the S&P500. This public company's current market capitalization stands at $9.10 billion. It operates through two divisions, PFSweb, and Business and Retail Connect. Therefore 35% are positive. During the last 52 weeks, the (NYSE:DRE) price has been as high as $29.25 and as low as $24. Duke Realty Corp has a 1-year low of $24.73 and a 1-year high of $30.14.

by | February 09, 2018 | 05:06

More good news on the healthcare front, the two year budget deal approves $8 billion in funding for community health centers that have taken a financial beating. Schumer's counterpart in the House, Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), has indicated that she will not support the bill unless Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) commits his willingness to reconsider DACA legislation, in line with McConnell's agreement with Schumer.

by | February 09, 2018 | 02:14

Walt Disney Co now has $155.51 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.1632 during the last trading session, reaching $104.5968. About 2.45M shares traded or 11.59% up from the average. Thrivent Fin For Lutherans holds 765,000 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Heritage Wealth invested in 0.86% or 17,257 shares. Moreover, Sterling Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation has 0% invested in Continental Resources, Inc.

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:11

However, this year's flu epidemy is surpassing that one. "This is the first time the flu has hit all 50 states", said the CDC . The two other Arkansans whose deaths were reported earlier this week were between 25 and 44 years old, raising the total deaths in that age group to four, according to a state Department of Health report .

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:11

What makes it so incredibly special is that Lucas is the first baby in the history of the contest who has Down Syndrome . As many as 140,000 photos of babies were considered for the grand prize. But Lucas being named the Gerber Baby means so much more for so many families and kids all over the world. As part of the contest, the baby's image will be used across Gerber's social media platforms.

by | February 08, 2018 | 19:22

President Trump signed the bill on Monday, effectively ending the shutdown and reopening the government . Long-term budget deal has been finalized by the major Senate leaders on Tuesday, which is a sweeping deal that could preclude the government shutdown and hit a combat on improving immigration next week.