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Technical Scrutiny: Fred's, Inc. (FRED), Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT)

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Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc . HealthCor Management L.P. increased its position in Sarepta Therapeutics by 31.1% during the second quarter. The company reported its EPS on 6/29/2017. The shares were sold at an average price of $41.00, for a total transaction of $410,000.00. On July 20 Morgan Stanley kept the stock rating at "Equal-Weight" but lowered the price expectation to $33.00 from $53.00. Read More »

Cool, sunny weather continues through the weekend

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The latest forecast track for Irma takes the storm up the Florida coast towards the Carolinas, with impacts felt from the Florida Keys to North Carolina. Maximum sustained winds remain near 80 miles per hour with higher gusts. Tuesday turns muggy and windy as highs again reach the 80s. Hurricane Irma is moving just to north of Hispaniola this morning as a dangerously strong Category 5 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 180 miles per hour. Read More »

Boy Goes Into Cardiac Arrest After Taking Big Bite Of Hot Dog

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According to Johns Hopkins Medicine , hot dogs are the top cause leading to food-related choking in children below the age of three. A big bite irritated his vagal nerve, which runs behind the throat, Saarel told Live Science. This risky heart rhythm may also occur after consuming too much alcohol , when taking certain medications or, more frequently, while people are sleeping, according to the case report. Read More »

High-speed passenger train derails in Indian capital

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This derailment comes hours after two trains derailed today- one in the national capital and the other in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra. There was no report of any injury in the mishap, Railway ministry spokesperson Anil Saxena said in New Delhi . Read More »

Tumors can be identified in seconds: Thanks to cancer Pen

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But what is more incredible is the speed that the MasSpec Pen can do this analysis at, and yet still maintain an awesome degree of accuracy. The pen utilizes a minute drop of water for analysis and doesn't require incising of tissue. How it works: Cells produce unique sets of small molecules that perform various functions - and thus also act as fingerprints. "It allows us to be much more precise in what tissue we remove and what we leave behind", he said. Read More »

Most accidents happen during evening hours

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Among cities, Chennai had the highest number of road accidents (7,486) while Delhi had the highest fatalities (1,591) in 2016. Bhubaneswar: Road accidents in Odisha have claimed 4463 lives previous year, a report released by Traffic Research Wing of Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has revealed. Read More »

Tuface begs fellow artistes to assist Benue flood victims

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Buhari said the government was not only concerned about this year's flood disaster but the 2012 disaster too and would find a permanent solution to Benue incessant flooding. The state Governor, Samuel Ortom, commended the president for his prompt response and intervention to mitigate the impact of the flood through distribution of relief materials. Read More »

Dennis Rodman talks of skiing friendship with Kim Jong Un

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Rodman just wants Trump to treat Un the same way he might Vladimir Putin, another fan of political corruption and possible assassinations. He added: "I think that's the key for anything in the world - basketball and music". should be dealt with by President Trump. The five-time National Basketball Association champion supported Trump during his 2016 political campaign and appeared as a contestant on Trump's reality television show, " Celebrity Apprentice ". Read More »

National gas price average makes biggest jump since 2005

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According to GasBuddy historical data, gasoline prices on September 5 in Sacramento have ranged widely over the last five years: $2.54/g in 2016, $2.94/g in 2015, $3.76/g in 2014, $3.69/g in 2013 and $4.10/g in 2012. States with the lowest average gasoline prices today: SC ($2.37), Louisiana ($2.38), Arkansas ($2.40), Missouri ($2.41), MS ($2.45), Arizona ($2.45), Kansas ($2.46), Alabama ($2.50), South Dakota ($2.50) and Minnesota ($2.50). Read More »

Manson follower Leslie Van Houten granted parole by CA board

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The youngest of Manson's followers, Van Houten has been considered the least blameworthy member of the group and has been portrayed by supporters as a misguided teen under the influence of LSD on the night of the slayings. Jerry Brown , who denied Van Houten's parole in 2016. After the killing, Van Houten changed into the victim's clothes and drank chocolate milk from the couple's refrigerator according to the statement of facts regarding her case. Read More »

I'll 'revisit' DACA if Congress can't fix in 6 months

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Trump's decision set up a potential rush for lawmakers to pass a bill protecting so-called dreamers before the Trump administration's deadline. The Department of Homeland Security will stop accepting applications to the DACA program. Read More »

Denver Health nurses suspended after inappropriately viewing deceased patient's body

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Five nurses who work at a Denver hospital were suspended for opening a body bag just for the goal of viewing a deceased man's genitals. The reason? Frankly speaking, they were apparently in awe. Denver Health went on to apologize for the entire incident, saying, "It is not an appropriate representation of the high-quality care and compassion our clinical staff strive to provide to our patients". Read More »

World Cup qualifier to be replayed after ref banned over penalty decision

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However, a few months after the game, Joseph Lamptey , the referee in charge, was found guilty of "unlawfully influencing match results" and was subsequently banned for life. However, replays proved that the ball had hit Koulibaly's legs. It's a huge ruling for Senegal and crushing for South Africa . The match will be replayed within the November 2017 global window, with the exact date still to be confirmed. Read More »

Myanmar 'Laying Landmines' Near Bangladesh Border

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A Rohingya Muslim whom the Associated Press reached by phone said that she and thousands of fellow villagers driven from their homes by the violence in Burma are now stuck along the coast, hoping to flee to nearby Bangladesh by boat. Read More »

Entercom's "I'm Listening" Campaign

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The campaign includes suicide prevention PSAs, on-air promos, and live conversations. The Suicide Prevention Task Force of the Genesee Valley Health Partnership will present its third annual candlelight vigil at 7 p.m. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately one in five adults in the USA, or 43.8 million people experience mental illness in a given year, and one in five youths aged 13-18 years old experiences a severe mental disorder at some point ... Read More »

Adopt keto diet for long life

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She cautioned there's not yet a lot of scientific evidence supporting the ketogenic diet's benefits for humans, explaining that the lack of long-term studies (over a period of more than two years) is mostly because adhering to its requirements is really hard . Read More »

Resident Doctors Begin Indefinite Strike

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Nigeria's Minister Of Labour and employment Chris Ngige says the letter claimed to have been written to government by the academic staff union of universities, ASUU, when it boycotted a meeting by government, was not addressed to him. The minister in an attempt to get the hospitals functional for continued service delivery to the public had earlier directed the heads of of federal government hospitals to ensure that all other doctors in various strata are deployed to fill the vacuum. Read More »

Democratic senator slated to travel with Trump to tax-reform rally

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Heitkamp's office confirmed she would join Trump for his speech, but a Heitkamp aide said the senator will not speak at the event. Heitkamp's term expires next year and she has not announced if she is running for reelection. Trump's political push on tax reform will get an assist from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce lobbying group, which is set to begin a multimillion-dollar, multi-state campaign in NY on Thursday, a Republican familiar with the plan said, speaking on condition of anonymity. Read More »

Scientists create medical camera to see through human body

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It's hard to keep track of an endoscope, as the light they emit is typically scattered by the tissues and organs it passes through. The technique can at present locate the endoscope tip to approximately centimeter accuracy, as compared to the millimeter positional accuracy now possible when wired coils in medical devices are detected by electromagnetic systems. Read More »

Rare malaria case causes death of young girl in Italy

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Italy is free of the Anopheles mosquito that carries cerebral malaria, the deadliest form of the blood disease. "We immediately sent experts both on the disease and on its transmission by mosquitoes". Europe was declared malaria-free in 2015. The parents of the little girl, Marco Zago and Francesca Ferro, arrived back in Piedicastello (Trento) on Monday, and still can not explain how the girl became infected. Read More »

Sauk County horse has West Nile virus

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In 2016 there were no deaths reported and 35 total West Nile cases tallied, the state said. Though this is the first human case to occur in the Niagara region this year, there are over sixteen cases in Ontario, the most recent to be confirmed being a man from Sudbury What is most particular about the Sudbury case, is that the man was in an area that has yet to find any mosquitoes carrying the virus. Read More »

Apple unveils Beats Studio3 Wireless headsets priced at $349.99

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Having said that, noise-canceling and in this case, an exclusive new in-house technology dubbed Pure Adaptive Noise Canceling ( Pure ANC ), is the main innovation. The W1 chip has a bunch of advantages for anyone using the headphones with an iOS device: pairing is made far easier, and battery life can be extended substantially. Read More »

Is Zika virus the key to killing brain cancer cells?

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The Zika virus, which has proved to be relatively harmless in adults, is extremely risky for pregnant women, as it targets and kills these neuroprogenitor cells. The former targets stem cells but leaves the rest of the tumor, however, the latter kills the tumor cells and can miss the stem cells. If further developed and validated, this treatment could dramatically improve the outlook for patients with glioblastoma, which is usually fatal within one year of diagnosis. Read More »

Are aliens transmitting mysterious radio signal from a distant galaxy?

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Scientists detected 15 unusual alien signals, known as fast radio bursts (FRBs), coming from a not-so-studied part of the space. He noted: "If some form of life would like to produce a signal that is detectable to another civilisation this could be a way to do it, but I don't think they are coming from intelligent civilisations". Read More »

PSA screening saves lives with early detection of prostate cancer

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In his statement, the president said there are reasons to be hopeful about finding a cure for prostate cancer as the rate of new cases in the USA has fallen almost 6 percent on average every year over the past decade. Men diagnosed with prostate cancer are now living longer than ever before and research efforts seem to be producing results, the president said. Men in high-risk groups, such as African-Americans, those with a family history of prostate cancer, and military veterans who were ... Read More »

Counter insurgency ops in Arunachal Pradesh is routine: Army chief Rawat

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On condition of anonymity, a senior official in Arunachal government said: "Army has launched operation in the three districts of Longding , Khonsa and Changlang". They also destroyed a temporary hideout used by the rebels, the Army said. Meanwhile, the IANS quoted Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat terming the day's action as "routine operation" within Indian territory. Read More »

Nigerians hail Eagles despite 1-1 draw against Cameroon

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They were welcomed by an advanced delegation of the NFF at the airport. "I came into the team and played with greats like Jay Jay Okocha, Nwankwo Kanu and Joseph Yobo who were on their way out". Ezenwa impressed in the first leg and also in the second leg, coming out with confidence to catch long balls from set pieces and late saves in the game. Read More »

Lots of folks seem to labor on Labor Day

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But the need to recognize our labor force has not diminished, even as the average American worker has changed. Labor Day, the first Monday in September for those in the US, is a day dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers, according to the United States Department of Labor . Read More »

What is Labor Day and Why Do Americans Celebrate It?

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While many countries follow the date was chosen by a pan-national organization of socialist and communist political parties for labour day celebrations, in other countries Labour Day is celebrated on a different date, often one with special significance for the labour movement in that country. Read More »

What is Labor Day?

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Though it was originally celebrated by street parades and festivals for workers and their families, now officials address are more likely to address the nation through newspapers, televisions and the web, and families spend their weekend at cookouts, shopping or packing up their white clothes for the remainder of the year. Read More »

What is Labor Day?

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Though it was originally celebrated by street parades and festivals for workers and their families, now officials address are more likely to address the nation through newspapers, televisions and the web, and families spend their weekend at cookouts, shopping or packing up their white clothes for the remainder of the year. Read More »

Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years

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U.S. Postal Service : There will be no mail delivery or pickup. Right to Work laws do not outlaw labor unions, and they do not prevent any worker from joining a labor union. According to some research, Maguire proposed the holiday while serving as secretary of the CLU in NY. I have personally spent many holidays working double shifts - often 10 to 14 hours - cringing as well-meaning customers tell me, "Enjoy your holiday weekend!" There are now 28 Right to Work states in America, with ... Read More »