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Oldest human fossils outside of Africa discovered in Israel


The research was published Thursday in the journal Science . Based on fossils found in Ethiopia, the common consensus among anthropologists has been that modern humans appeared in Africa roughly 160,000 to 200,000 years ago, and that modern humans evolved in Africa and started migrating out of the continent around 100,000 years ago. Read More »

State Officials Urge Free Flu Shot for Residents


The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) begins tracking flu the first week of October each year. For more information about the flu and free flu vaccines , call the Lincoln County Health Department at 931-433-3231. "Our findings are important because an association between influenza and acute myocardial infarction reinforces the importance of vaccination", said Jeff Kwong, a scientist at ICES and PHO and lead author of the study . Read More »

Jack White bans smartphones from concerts


He'll be supporting his new album Boarding House Reach , which will be released March 23. "We think you'll enjoy looking up from your gadgets for a little while and experience music and our shared love of it IN PERSON", the statement, which was posted to the Live Nation website , reads. Read More »

Trump willing to be questioned 'under oath' in Russian Federation probe


One source said the calendar joke seemed less amusing to them the day after Donald Trump won. "Here is the story: There has been no collusion whatsoever". He's also interested in the President's outreach to intelligence agencies about the Russian Federation investigation. He said last week on a CBS News' political podcast, "The Takeout", that he expected the investigation to be wrapped up within weeks. Read More »

Chinese scientists just cloned monkeys for the first time


In the first footage shown of Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua, the two monkeys appear to be having fun playing around with toys in their incubator. "This will generate real models not just for all kinds of genetically based diseases, but also serve as excellent experimental subjects for understanding how the human brain works", Sun Qiang says. Read More »

Drama Series From La La Land's Damien Chazelle Lands at Apple


Photo Damien Chazelle , the Oscar-winning writer and director of " La La Land ", shown here on the set of that film with its star, Emma Stone, will make a series for Apple . Chazelle's series joins Apple's growing lineup of originals including Steven Spielberg's Amazing Stories , Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston's morning show drama , Octavia Spencer's Are You Sleeping , Kristen Wiig's untitled comedy series, a space drama from Ron Moore, and world-building drama See ... Read More »

Travelers Companies Inc (TRV) Shares Sold by Foster & Motley Inc

Trading volume for The Travelers Companies, Inc . was 5.05 Million in its previous trading session. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: " Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE: TRV ) Shares Bought by Atria Investments LLC" was originally published by Dispatch Tribunal and is the sole property of of Dispatch Tribunal. Read More »

Territorial Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:TBNK) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

The return on assets stands at 1.3%, Return on Equity now is 13.7% and the Return on Investment value is 12.6%. The stock appeared $57.69 above its 52-week highs and is up 0.02% for the last five trades. Ifc Fl has 7,904 shares. BSW Wealth Partners now owns 3,973 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $205,000 after buying an additional 23 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Bad news for anyone who smokes even just one cigarette a day


The increases in risk for both sexes were about half those for 20-a-day smokers. " Smoking only one to five cigarettes per day is associated with a risk of coronary heart disease and stroke that is substantially higher than many health professionals or smokers recognize (as much as half the risk of smoking 20 per day)". Read More »

Padmaavat row: 18 arrested over Gurgaon school bus attack in Haryana


The school bus staffer asked the kids to crawl under seats for safety and directed the driver to not stop it, Ravinder Kumar, PRO, Gurgaon Police told PTI. All clubs and bars in Gurugram have been ordered to be closed from 7 pm on Wednesday till further order in the light of protests against Padmavaat. Read More »

Duterte threatens to ban Filipinos from working in Kuwait over rape case


The ban was mulled even earlier because of alleged sexual abuses suffered by Filipina household workers in Kuwait. THE Philippines has turned down the appeal of Kuwait for the government to lift its temporary suspension on the deployment of Filipino workers to the oil-rich state amid an ongoing investigation on the actual cause of the deaths of seven Filipino household helpers there. Read More »

Aurora Cannabis to buy CanniMed Therapeutics for C$1.1 billion


Aurora, CanniMed, Canopy and Aphria are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols ACB , CMED , WEED and APH respectively. "We are very pleased to have come to terms with CanniMed on this powerful strategic combination that will establish a best-in-class cannabis company with operations across Canada and around the world", said Terry Booth, chief executive officer of Aurora. Read More »

Boy kidnapped from school bus in Delhi, driver shot


Many schools near Delhi are shut today over security worries. Even as high security alert has been sounded in the national capital with heavy presence of the security personnel ahead of the Republic Day celebrations, a shocking incident of kidnapping has been reported from Delhi . Read More »

Karnataka Bandh: Amit Shah addresses Parivartan rally in Mysuru today


Deve Gowda. Protesters are demanding the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to resolve a decades-old issue to benefit parched districts of North Karnataka. Besides, the number of people showing up will also reflect on the Congress. Some activists took exception to the supporters of the bandh call pasting posters on compounds and walls at a time when the Mysuru City Corporation and various organisations are striving to make Mysuru a clean city. Read More »

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


Secret Superstar , Aamir Khan's latest film conquering China's box office, shows no signs of slowing down after the first weekend. After PK and Dangal , Secret Superstar has become Aamir Khan's third consecutive hit in China. The actor is also touring China to whip up support for the film before a host of local films are released on Chinese New Year. Although the film Secret Superstar has got a great opening, but now it has to see will this film be able to break Dangal's record or ... Read More »

Women march in Las Vegas, another day of protest


The largest of the US rallies, "Power to the Polls ", took place in Las Vegas, initiating a national campaign to increase voter registration . "We have to march together, we have to organize together, we have to mobilize together and we have to vote together, even when we don't like one another", said Tamika Mallory, co-chairwoman of the national Women's March organization, in Las Vegas. Read More »

Dog bites man, man bites dog, man gets arrested


He was charged with resisting arrest and biting the dog. "Both of them resisted arrest and one very strongly resisted arrest", shared the Boscawen Police Department and added, "He bit the dog, the dog bit him, he ended up getting Tasered". Read More »

Dems agree to end government shutdown


McConnell said in April that the "core of the Senate is the legislative filibuster" and that he was opposed to going "nuclear". Over the weekend, Trump encouraged the Senate's Republican leaders to invoke the "nuclear option" - a procedural maneuver to change the chamber's rules to allow passage of a budget by a simple majority of 51 votes to end the shutdown. Read More »

Curcumin In Turmeric May Help Boost Memory, Lower Risk Of Developing Alzheimer's


The larger sample also would allow them to analyze whether curcumin's memory-enhancing effects vary according to people's genetic risk for Alzheimer's, their age or the extent of their cognitive problems. Curcumin is naturally found in turmeric , which earlier has proven to be consisting antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties in laboratory tests. Read More »

Abbott Laboratories' (NYSE:ABT) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays

Callahan Advisors Llc decreased Cvs Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) stake by 8,153 shares to 26,367 valued at $2.14 million in 2017Q3. The stock has a market cap of $102.68B and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated 1.73B. (NYSE:SPN) on Monday, November 30 to "Buy" rating. Investors of record on Friday, January 12th will be issued a dividend of $0.28 per share. Its down 0.01, from 0.88 in 2017Q2. Read More »

Puma Biotechnology sinks after Europe unlikely to OK breast cancer drug


The stock of Puma Biotechnology, Inc . Puma Biotechnology (NASDAQ: PBYI ) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. For the week, the stock is performing 0.06%. For this year, Puma Biotechnology, Inc . Creative Planning reported 2,478 shares. Invesco Limited has invested 0% of its portfolio in Puma Biotechnology, Inc . Read More »

Cigs Could Benefit Those Seeking Help To Quit Smoking


It concluded the devices are safer than traditional smoking products and that they do help smokers quit, citing conclusive proof that switching can reduce smokers' exposure to deadly tar, numerous unsafe chemicals and other carcinogens. He told the New York Times that the study's findings will have an impact on how the agency regulates e-cigarette use. Because of this variability, we are deeply concerned with FDA's decision to delay fully regulating e-cigarettes until 2022. Read More »

State Senate OKs bill targeting a double whammy of a tax hit


Starting this year, the, the recently enacted federal tax overhaul, caps payers' deductions on their property, state and local income taxes (SALT) at $10,000. That estimate may not hold up, however, because state and local governments can restructure their economic development packages to try to avoid the resulting federal tax owed by the benefiting company, said Joshua E. Read More »

Super Bowl LII tickets set to be the costliest ever


The NFL shield logo is now on the 50-yard-line. "We've got probably 15 gallons of white paint here and 35 gallons of blue", said National Football League field director Ed Mangan, pointing to the Patriots end zone. "So you have to work around all of those factors and elements in order to try and make it work", Finkelstein said. And as a former member of the Redskins, it's really hard to say I'm going to root for the Eagles. Read More »

John Calipari comments on Marshall County shooting


The high school is about 30 minutes from Heath High School in Paducah, where then-14-year-old Michael Carneal opened fire on December 1, 1997, killing three and injuring five. Emergency services were contacted nearly immediately and police arrived at the scene at 8:06 a.m. with the shooter arrested in what Bevin described as a "non-violent apprehension". Read More »

Garrison Keillor Responds to Allegations After New Details Are Released


Minnesota Public Radio only said at the time that it chose to terminate its contracts with Keillor after investigating an allegation of "inappropriate behavior with an individual who worked with him". Keillor had already retired from " A Prairie Home Companion ", passing on hosting duties to Chris Thile. MCTAGGART said that the company did not know of the allegations until late AUGUST, "when a former MPR employee brought them to our attention in a general way". Read More »