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Mumbai Building Collapse Kills At Least Seven

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Officials estimated that up to 40 people could have been caught up in the disaster. Ambulances, fire engines and members of the disaster relief force are still working at the site. It is not known whether the building was on the list of risky structures under the MCGM limits. Police had yet to say what caused the collapse near Crawford market in south Mumbai's old city. Read More »

Britain pledges £200m to help Nigeria fight Boko Haram

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London [U.K.], Aug 31: The UK Government announced a five-year package of help to fight Boko Haram in Nigeria, costing an extra 200 million pounds to prevent 1.5 million people from starvation and to help 100,000 boys and girls to provide education. Read More »

Arsenal join race to sign Jonny Evans from West Brom

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Gibbs will give West Brom something different, too. Gibbs had been at Arsenal since the age of 14, and has since gone on to make over 150 appearances for the North London club and represent England on 10 occasions. The signing of Sead Kolašinac in the summer also put Gibbs' position in the squad under scrutiny. Chairman John Williams said: "I'm delighted to welcome Kieran to the club". Read More »

The Medicines Company (MDCO): What are the Technicals Saying?

More important recent The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO ) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Alnylam and The Medicines Company's inclisiran shows significant treatment ..." on August 28, 2017, also Nasdaq.com published article titled: "The Medicines Company ( MDCO ) Q2 Loss Widens, Revenues Miss", Businesswire.com published: "The Medicines Company Reports Second Quarter 2017 Business and Financial Results" on August 09, 2017. Read More »

Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN)

About 29,297 shares traded. The institutional investor held 2.00 million shares of the health care company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $10.60 million, up from 1.46M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Asset One Communication Ltd stated it has 162,217 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Seattle Genetics, Inc . has with a one year low of $43.71 and a 52 week high of $75.36 and has a market cap of $0. Read More »

Critically ill babies evacuated from Texas coast ahead of Harvey

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Debbie Boudreaux, transport director at Cook Children's , told WFAA that it was important that officials acted ahead of the storm to ensure the health of the babies. He has done this before and says they're more than ready to assist. Another North Texas hospital, Children's Health Dallas, partnered with Cook Children's and Driscoll Children's to fly the babies to safety. Read More »

Tillerson praises Mexico's generosity in offering Harvey aid

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Forecasters claim that Hurricane Harvey may still not be done despite having caused extensive damage already. "It is very generous of Mexico to offer their help at this very challenging time for our citizens down in Texas and now moving towards the border of Louisiana as well", he continued. Read More »

American Men Are Having Kids at Older Ages

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When seen according to ethnicities, Asian-American dads, especially Japanese- and Vietnamese-American dads were an average of 36 years and over. Factors such as the increased availability of contraception, as well as the increased entry of women into the workforce, may have played a role in the rising age of both men and women at the time of their children's birth, the researchers said. Read More »

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI) has industry P/E ratio of 16.19

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The stock rose 0.29% or $0.34 reaching $119.07. Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) has risen 46.45% since August 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 105.65% the S&P500. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Tuesday, March 15. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, July 6 report. Read More »

Local communities to gather for International Overdose Awareness Day

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The goal of these programs, held at James Atkinson Park, is to raise awareness of the drug addiction epidemic, to reduce the stigma associated with addiction and to honor those lost to the disease, according to organizers. Members of the public are encouraged to light candles for loved ones they've lost or who are struggling. Beaufort County alone has seen a marked increase in opioid overdoses this year, with more than 70 drug overdose cases reported. Read More »

Police warn would-be looters to keep out of flooded Houston

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Perez left his home at 4 a.m. Sunday but was unable to get to his duty station in downtown Houston . "He was one of the sweetest people I've met", Acevedo said of Perez, whose death Sunday was two days short of his 61st birthday. But the waters were too treacherous for dive teams to enter the water. "We could not put more officers at risk for what we knew in our hearts would be a recovery mission". Read More »

Gas prices rise with storm

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In Las Vegas, there are a few things going for us. DeHaan speculates after the price increase it will take until Halloween or Thanksgiving for prices to begin to fall. Of course there are a lot of refineries in Texas, including the second-largest refinery in the country. "The only lasting impact is if refineries are out for months". Read More »

Scientists discover pregnancy in a 200 million year old Ichthyosaurus specimen

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However, the specimen remained unstudied until it showed up in the collections of the Lower Saxony State Museum in Hannover, Germany. It's the largest Ichthyosaurus specimen ever discovered at more than three meters, and while it was discovered two decades ago on the coast of England, it had gone unnoticed until a paleontologist spotted it on display. Read More »

Brooklyn man gets stuck in sinkhole because of demons reaping his soul

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Suarez said he was less than a block away from his job at Kings County Auto Body when it happened. Trapped in the middle of the busy street, Suarez says traffic continued to speed by until passersby came to his aid. A witness, Danny Flores, told DNA Info that Suarez said he "couldn't feel his foot". Suarez was taken to a nearby hospital according to the fire department, and Suarez said he is recovering from a hairline fracture in his leg. Read More »

How to donate to Hurricane Harvey victims (and avoid a scam)

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Do not give out credit card or bank information until you have established the legitimacy of the organization. In fact, you are already starting to see bogus websites and bogus charities attempting to solicit money because of Harvey . Never donate directly through Facebook or Twitter. Unfortunately, you can have a legitimate charity that is not run efficiently in that most of its money goes for administrative and marketing purposes rather than charitable purposes. Read More »

The Huntington National Bank Lowers Stake in Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

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Penobscot Mngmt Co Inc, Massachusetts-based fund reported 59,837 shares. It has underperformed by 4.85% the S&P500. Poplar Forest Capital Llc increased Abbott Labs ( ABT ) stake by 2381.49% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. On Wednesday, February 24 the stock rating was initiated by UBS with "Buy". The stock of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) earned "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, April 17. Read More »

Saudi-led airstrike kills 5 civilians in Yemen

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Saleh and his one-time foe Abdul Malik al-Huthi joined ranks in 2014 in a shock alliance that drove the internationally recognised government out of Sanaa and into the southern province of Aden. On Sunday UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres urged warring parties in Yemen to allow humanitarian aid into the country, namely by re-opening the worldwide airport in Sanaa and Hodeida port. Read More »

Centre against making marital rape a crime

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The government said Indian has its own unique problems which should be considered carefully before criminalising marital rape. A men's welfare organisation was impleaded as a party earlier this week. "The Govt, instead of seeing rape as a violation of consent, suggests that patriarchal social perception must decide whether or not rape is rape! I'd like to remind that the Justice Verma Committee also recommended scrapping of the marital exception", she added. Read More »

Another Mosquito Pool Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

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When infected, some people will experience flu-like symptoms. "It's important for people to be extra cautious and protect themselves against mosquito bites when outdoors this late in the season". Symptoms of west nile include high fever, headaches, muscle aches, vomiting and loss of appetite. During 2016, 13 cases of West Nile virus infection were reported among Wisconsin residents. Read More »

Your selfies could help detect pancreatic cancer, UW researchers studying

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The survival rate for pancreatic is very low making it one of the most dreaded cancers out there since symptoms don't show up until the disease is advanced. " Pancreatic cancer is a awful disease with no effective screening right now", UW professor Jim Taylor , whose father died of pancreatic cancer at age 70, said. Read More »

First gene therapy coming to U.S. after FDA approval

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Calling it a "historic action", the agency said the approval marks the "first gene therapy available in the United States". Oxford BioMedica is the manufacturer of the lentiviral vector that encodes CTL019, and inked a deal with Novartis in July 2017 for the commercial and clinical supply of lentiviral vectors used to generate CTL019 and other undisclosed CAR-T products. Read More »

HSE hits out at 'emotional terrorism' tactics of HPV vaccine opponents

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The HPV virus is most often spread via sexual contact. However some strains can be serious, such as those that cause cervical cancer. It's hoped that HPV could eventually be eradicated if uptake rates are maintained at high levels. This is a vaccine that can save lives. "The HPV vaccine is an important tool to help us keep our kids safe because it significantly lowers the risk of HPV-associated cancers in the future", James Klosky, the study's first author and an associate member of the St. Read More »

Acer Switch 7 Black Edition boasts fanless design with GeForce graphics

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The regular Spin 5 arrives first, shipping in September with a $799/€899 starting price, but it'll be quickly followed up in October by the Nitro 5 Spin ($999/€1,199). The new Swift 5 is designed for users who want superb portability, solid performance, and a touch of style. All we're waiting on is pricing and availability info from Acer. Read More »

Ecuador jails Chinese fishermen found with 6,000 sharks

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The crew members received jail time of between one and four years, the presiding judge said late on Sunday. In addition, the court has ordered financial reparation of $5.9 million. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said at a press conference Tuesday that they do not condone illegal fishing, but were investigating the Galapagos incident before making a final determination on the guilt of the fisherman. Read More »

Buhari Presides Over FEC Meeting

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He urged the team to remain focused and work towards winning the forthcoming 2018 FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup in Spain. In his remarks at the brief ceremony the Minister of Sport, Solomon Dalung said the fortunes of the country in terms of sports have been on the rise since the inception of the Buhari led administration. Read More »

US GDP Growth Revised Up to 3.0% Pace in Second Quarter

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A third estimate based on more complete data will be released on September 28. Paul Ashworth, chief US economist at Capital Economics, said he believed that the strength in consumer spending should result in an "even stronger hand-off" for growth going into the current quarter. Read More »

Abbott Issues Software Update Amid Risk of Pacemaker Hacking

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The FDA said it approved the update to ensure that it addresses the cyber security vulnerabilities, and reduces the risk of patient harm. It is the second such update since Abbott acquired St. The FDA has reviewed information concerning potential cybersecurity vulnerabilities associated with St. Jude Medical's RF-enabled implantable cardiac pacemakers and has confirmed that these vulnerabilities, if exploited, could allow an unauthorized user (i.e. Read More »

Much-awaited surgery on Odisha conjoined twins underway at AIIMS-Delhi

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Surgeons are hopeful at least one of the twins will survive, despite the high death rates for conjoined twins of their kind. "The children are under observation", a senior doctor at AIIMS said. A.K". The institute started India's first craniopagus surgery to separate the two twins Jaga and Baliya. Sources said Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik and health minister Pratap Jena are closely following the medical developments. Read More »

Deadline for linking Aadhaar with govt schemes is now Dec 31

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The issue led to a larger debate, which was settled last week when a constitutional bench of the top court said that privacy was a fundamental right guaranteed to all Indians. You can link your Aadhaar number with PAN by any of the two ways: Using SMS facility and using facility on e-Filing portal - http://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in. Read More »

Local shelter will be taking in displaced dogs from Harvey

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As now-Tropical Storm Harvey continues to chase Texas residents from their flooded homes, animal rescue groups, shelters and adoption centers are scrambling to accommodate a surge of dogs, cats and other animals who, like their owners, suddenly need a place to live. Read More »