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Nets PG Russell undergoes successful surgery

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The Nets led for the final 41:04 of the game, and their lead reached a season high of 22 points early in the third quarter after an 8-0 burst that included threes by Dinwiddie and Crabbe. Utah cut the deficit to 89-80 entering the fourth quarter, but couldn't draw closer. "To control the game from start to finish shows us what is possible". Read More »

New Dave Chappelle Special Coming To Netflix Next Month

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He made his return to TV after his iconic but short 2 1/2-season run on Comedy Central's Chappelle's Show in November 2016 with a buzzy turn hosting Saturday Night Live . In the clip, the Demogorgon was no match for Eleven but Dave wanted in on the supernatural action. Dave performed two sold-out multi-show residencies in New York and Washington, D.C. Read More »

SCE&G offers up plan to deal with scrapped nuclear deal

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Vogtle's co-owners, led by Georgia Power, in August filed a recommendation with the Georgia Public Service Commission to complete construction of the new units as the most economic choice for customers. "We've heard our customers' frustrations about paying for a power plant and having nothing to show for it", said Keller Kissam, SCE&G's incoming president and chief operating officer, in prepared remarks. Read More »

Former Governor Tom Ridge remains in critical condition

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Ridge, the 72-year-old former Republican governor of Pennsylvania, reportedly called for medical attention from his hotel room on Thursday morning, where he was staying for the annual Republican Governor's Association conference in Austin, Texas. Read More »

What's your reaction to the NHS 'breakthrough' breast cancer drug?

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As a result, they are set to become options for patients with hormone receptor (HR) positive, human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2) negative locally advanced or secondary breast cancer. Prof Turner, who led the clinical trials for the drugs, said: "Palbociclib and ribociclib have made a huge difference to women's lives - slowing down tumour growth for almost a year, and delaying the need for chemotherapy with all its potentially debilitating side-effects". Read More »

Rev. Jesse Jackson announces he has Parkinson's disease

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Rev. Jesse Jackson has announced he has Parkinson's Disease. In a statement issued by the Chicago-based Rainbow Push Coalition which he founded, the 76-year-old minister said he reluctantly sought medical attention after his ability to move and perform routine tasks became increasingly hard over a three-year period. Read More »

World's first human head transplant carried out

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The next step of scientific work Canavero has outlined a head transplant from a donor with a dead brain. However, that operation can not be considered a "full" head transplant as the team did not attempt to join the spinal cords and the animal would have been completely paralyzed. Read More »

Former Michael Schumacher F1 auto sells for incredible £5.69m

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Carrying the chassis number 211, the auto was the one Schumacher drove as he won the Hungarian Grand Prix that season, clinching his fourth world title and the second consecutive championship with the Italian team. The F2001 was expected to fetch over $4 million (£3 million) when it went under the hammer. Sotheby's had estimated the vehicle would be sold for between $4m and $5.5m, but it instead fetched what is understood to be a record figure for a modern F1 auto. Read More »

Congresswoman praises passage of tax plan

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The votes of Rep. Chris Collins, R-Clarence, and Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, were less essential as other upstate Republicans added their votes to a house tax bill passed Thursday. AARP, with its almost 38 million members in all 50 States and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, represents individuals affected by H.R. Read More »

NGT tells Delhi schools, colleges to harvest rainwater

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The National Green Tribunal ( NGT ) on Friday lifted its stay on construction works in Delhi-NCR and allowed trucks to enter the city, which was imposed due to unsafe pollution levels. A group of farmers had also approached the NGT , challenging the pooling of fertile land. "This committee shall also advise the state of Himachal Pradesh for regulating traffic on all roads, declaring prohibited zones for vehicular traffic, preventing and controlling pollution and for management of ... Read More »

First flu-related death of season reported in Santa Clara County

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Deaths due to laboratory-confirmed flu among anyone up to age 64 must be reported in California. "That is why it is so important for everyone six months and older to get the flu vaccine every year". Throw the tissue in the trash after you use it. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth. Stay home when you are sick, and keep your children home when they are sick. Read More »

Windy, rainy weekend weather ends with snowy for Central New York

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The line of showers will continue to spread from west to east over the course of the morning - sliding into central MA by mid-morning, and continuing eastward. Tonight: Cloudy skies early will give way to partly cloudy skies after midnight. It will be breezy with rain showers on Saturday . Ahead of the low, temperatures will make a jump into the mid 40s, but will then begin to drop off as the low moves east during the afternoon. Read More »

Mirati Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MRTX) Signals Intraday Volatility - Up $4.55

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Therefore 80% are positive. Mirati Therapeutics has $50 highest and $4.5000 lowest target. October 12 investment analysts at HC Wainwright maintained a company rating of "Buy" with a current price target of $20.00. 111 funds opened positions while 603 raised stakes. Citigroup reported 1 shares. D E Shaw And Com has invested 0% in Mirati Therapeutics, Inc . Sabby Management LLC now owns 255,100 shares of the biotechnology company's stock worth $921,000 after purchasing an additional 5,365 ... Read More »

Thursday is Great American Smokeout

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The American Cancer Society acknowledges that while quitting is hard, people can double or triple their chances of success if they combine quitting with counseling, education, support from others, and medications. Kelley says the moment a person stops smoking, the potential for a better outcome goes up. He says there is help available. "We've seen, just in the pasy year alone, we've seen a decrease in e-cigarette smoking because of the national campaign last year", said Harris. Read More »

Viacom beats revenue estimates despite declining affiliate sales

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Shares of Viacom were down 3.9 percent $23.65 in midday trading on the New York Stock Exchange, after earlier tumbling almost 10 percent. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. The New York-based media company said revenue grew 2.9 percent to $3.32 billion, beating analyst estimates, as US advertising sales improved to their strongest since 2014. Read More »

Bargain hunting, PSU banks stocks lift equity indices

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The wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) rose by 96.70 points, or 0.96 per cent, to provisionally close (at 3.30 p.m.) at 10,214.75 points. "Shares of liquor companies were in focus and rallied up to 18 per cent", he added. The scrip closed at Rs 989.95 against previous close of Rs 951.80. Read More »

Multiple blasts kill 18 in Nigeria

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Isuku said that the victims were taken to the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital and the State Specialist Hospital for treatment. He added that police patrol and explosive teams were promptly mobilised to the scene of the attacks to ensure the place was sanitised and rendered safe. Read More »

Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL) Trading Up - Short Interest Down -7.63%

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About 71,650 shares traded. Moreover, Ny State Teachers Retirement has 0.12% invested in Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL). It has outperformed by 30.37% the S&P500. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, thirteen have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. Read More »

Philippine economy expands 6.9 pct in Q3

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The third quarter gross domestic product ( GDP ) growth surpassed the 6.3 percent to 6.6 percent range forecast by private analysts polled earlier by The Manila Times . Pernia said a planned tax reform program for next year should lift consumer spending, with reduced taxes for lower and middle-income earners translating into more disposable income. Read More »

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Insider Sells $214917.54 in Stock

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Raymond James & Associates now owns 293,984 shares valued at $14,323,000. Pura Vida Investments Llc decreased Otonomy Inc (NASDAQ:OTIC) stake by 40,700 shares to 96,800 valued at $1.83M in 2017Q2. (NASDAQ:AKAM). Aberdeen Asset Management Public Limited Company Uk, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 57,336 shares. Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.is maintained at an average hold rating by 8 stock analysts, and there are at least 13.28% of shares outstanding that are now legally short sold. Read More »

Half of USA adults now have high blood pressure

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A panel of healthcare associations, including the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology, published new criteria this week redefining what classified as hypertension or high blood pressure. "When that pressure is high, it can increase your risk of stroke and heart attack because of the pressure in the blood pressure in the blood vessels over time", said Babbit. Read More »

Maradona wants to coach Argentina

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Maradona, who is now coach of United Arab Emirates side Al Fujairah, posted statistics of 11 recent Argentina managers that showed his success rate was 75 percent, greater even than that of Cesar Luis Menotti, who won the World Cup in 1978, and Carlos Bilardo, who lifted the trophy in 1986 when Maradona was at his brilliant playing best. Read More »

CPSC Recalls 7 Brands of Hoverboards Over Fire Risk

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The CPSC is also issuing new recalls for seven hoverboard brands because the lithium-ion batteries can catch on fire or overheat. Hoverboards sold before January 29, 2016, are not UL 2272 compliant, and are therefore not part of the recall. Read More »

FDA approves pill with digital tracking device you swallow

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The recently approved tech was first embedded in Abilify, a drug approved by the U.S.in 2002 to help treat bipolar disorder , schizophrenia , and a depressive disorder. Still, he said, the system provides an opportunity to "passively extract digital data", and this can be critical to improving health. "This is a step forward in obtaining more focused and precise information regarding medication adherence". Read More »

Nicki Minaj Is Feeling Herself

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Will you be checking our Nicki Minaj's entire Paper Mag cover story? The second version of Nicki was seen on a leopard-printed chair. A third, wearing a barely-there dress with her derriere completely on display, stands behind the sitting Nicki, touching her breast. Read More »

Scotch admits defeat on minimum pricing

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The Scottish Government argues the policy is needed as nearly a fifth more alcohol is sold per adult in Scotland than in England and Wales, while alcohol-related deaths have increased by 10 per cent over the past year. "As a Scotsman, I feel that this decision which will inevitably drive up the cost of Whiskey is an attack on our culture and our heritage". He said: "The Supreme Court's decision today is disappointing, but we should be thankful that the legal action has delayed the ... Read More »

Incidence of non-communicable diseases in India rose by 25 % since 1990

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And on top of this, vast inequities exist among states. The contribution of injuries to the total disease burden has increased in most states since 1990. It also said that besides malnutrition and the air pollution , dietary risks, high systolic blood pressure and diabetes posed as some of the major risk factors in India in 2016. Read More »

Allen County Public Health supports antibiotic awareness

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This year's theme: Seek advice from a qualified healthcare professional before taking antibiotics . Inappropriate use of antibiotics, such as taking them for viral conditions like flu, or for mild infections that may clear-up without treatment is known to fuel resistance. Read More »

Majidi's Film to Open India Festival

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Ravi finds himself absolutely baffled at the turn of events, especially since no one had even informed him about the fact that his film is being dropped. "However, the important thing is that 19 other films have also been chosen whose filmmakers have worked extremely hard to tell some very relevant stories and we need to champion these films along with the films that have been so unfairly left out", he asserted. Read More »

Politics Buhari Snubs Guard of Honour at Ebonyi Govt. House

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The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that President Buhari had earlier inaugurated the 14.5km Abakiliki-Afikpo Federal road constructed by the Ebonyi Government. He also unveiled the Statue of Dr. Akanu Ibiam and also laid the foundation stone for Ebonyi City Mall, foundation stone for President Muhammadu Buhari Flyover Bridge/Road Tunnel. Read More »