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NCAA assistant coaches among 10 accused of fraud, corruption

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Among the six others charged were managers, financial advisers and the director of global sports marketing at Adidas . The move came one day after federal prosecutors accused two unnamed Cardinals coaches of directing money provided by the university's apparel partner, Adidas , to two high school prospects, and three months after Pitino and his program were sanctioned by the NCAA for a scandal in which prostitutes were provided to players and teenage recruits. Read More »

Trump Touts 'giant, beautiful, massive' Tax Cut

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Many Democrats, however, have said they will oppose changes that increase debt or benefit the wealthiest citizens. Some Republicans, once fiscally demanding but now desperate for a legislative win after a yearlong drought, shrugged off the specter of adding billions to the federal deficit. Read More »

NBA Issues Memo That Players Must Stand For The National Anthem

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The team with the worst record previously had 25 percent odds to win the lottery and could fall to the No. 4 spot in the draft. The team with the second-worst record will pick no lower than sixth, the third-seed no worse than seventh and the fourth seed no worse than eighth. Read More »

President, PM urge people to adopt values from Lord Rama's life

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Stressing that India will be completing 75 years of independence in 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi , in his address on Dussehra urged people to make some positive contribution to help build a new India in the next five years. Upon arrival, Prime Minister Modi engaged in a short conversation with Dr Manmohan Singh , before all the dignitaries performed a ritualistic puja of Ram, Laxman and Hanuman, the protagonists of the epic Ramayana. Read More »

San Juan Mayor to Trump: Goal is Saving Lives, Not Distraction

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And outside the capital, San Juan , people said Duke's and Trump's comments were far from the truth. "If we cut some American jobs, replace them with foreign labor and save a few pennies on the delivered goods, then perhaps you could get the answer swayed to yes, but no one has ever made a factual case that this is true", Crowley said in an interview . Read More »

Insider Activity of Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ZYNE)

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The company's shares closed yesterday at $9.44. Of those analysts, 2 rate stock as a Strong Buy, 6 rate it as Hold, and just no analyst rates it as a Moderate Sell. Finally, Geode Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Zynerba Pharmaceuticals by 57.6% during the 1st quarter. Information in this release is fact checked and produced by competent editors of Alpha Beta Stock; however, human error can exist . Read More »

Australian cricketer Penalised For 'Fake Fielding'

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Labuschagne dived and tried to stop a ball hit by Param Uppal, but missed it completely. During CA XI's innings, Labuschagne was standing at the mid-off position. The umpires have the discretion to award five penalty runs if they determine that such deception is intentional. In order to maintain the on-field discipline in cricket, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has made a decision to follow in the footsteps of football. Read More »

AbbVie buys more time for top-selling Humira

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The two companies, which said they would dismiss all pending litigation, didn't disclose financial terms of the agreement. Under the agreement, AbbVie will grant patent licenses to Amgen for the sale of its drug on a country-by-country basis. Read More »

AFL grand final: Richmond beat Adelaide in remarkable turnaround

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Martin's a high school drop-out from a broken home, whose father Shane Martin is a former bikie gang member now living - under protest - in New Zealand after being deported from Australia. Dustin "Dusty" Martin was influential, although the unrelenting attention directed towards him by the Crows meant that 21 of his 28 disposals were contested and he rarely had the chance to burst clear and fully hurt the opposition. Read More »

PTC Therapeutics (NDAQ:PTCT) Rating Reiterated by RBC Capital Markets Today

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Information in this release is fact checked and produced by competent editors of Alpha Beta Stock; however, human error can exist . Franklin Resources Inc. (The) started coverage on shares of PTC in a research note on Monday, July 17th. (NASDAQ: PTCT ) on Wednesday, February 24 to "Hold" rating . J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an "overweight" recommendation and given a $68.00 price objective on the stock of PTC in a study note published on early Thur, Jul 20th. Read More »

FDA Approves 1st Blood Sugar Monitor Without Finger Pricks

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The sensor, like other CGMs, measures glucose levels in the interstitial fluid just under the skin . People with type 2 can not use insulin properly, triggering a buildup of blood sugar. Pierre said in an FDA news release. However, the FreeStyle Libre system is factory calibrated so daily calibration is not required-another first in the personal glucose monitoring industry. Read More »

Suffolk County Confirms First West Nile Virus-Related Death in 7 Years

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In a September 25 news release, officials stated clinical testing by health care providers and initial laboratory testing by Washington State Public Health Laboratory confirmed the cases. Among the recommendations: use insect repellent containing DEET, spray clothing with repellent containing permethrin, avoid going outside from dusk to dawn when most mosquitoes are active, wear long sleeves and long trousers when nighttime activity is unavoidable, eliminate standing water from flowerpots, ... Read More »

Kevin Pietersen Belittles England's Ashes Squad, Gets Brutally Trolled

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They play the first Test match on November 23 at the Gabba in Brisbane. Ballance was found out by the South Africa quicks and it was a short ball from Morne Morkel that did the damage in Nottingham. "He is a quality stroke player and we believe his game will suit the Australian pitches". "Craig Overton, who, like Foakes, has come through the International Pathway, has been involved in the England set-up this summer with the Lions and the T20 squad". Read More »

Canadian woman gets eye tattooed and it goes horribly wrong

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I will be looking at surgery some time after that (most likely Thursday) to remove the excess ink from my eye. Neither steroid therapy could help, as her vision was completely lost as the purple pigment spread to the iris, possibly due to infection by the tools and the way they were used, forcing her to contact a surgeon to fix the damage. Read More »

MI mother could be jailed for not getting son vaccinated

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Bredow, a mother of two, told the outlet that when her son was born she and her ex-husband chose to space out and delay some of his vaccines. "I feel angry. This makes Bredow wonders "why (does the judge) automatically side with the father that wants the vaccines?" Vaccination is a personal decision, she firmly stated. Read More »

Gov. Ayo Fayose declares for 2019 Presidential Election

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He also said that once the next year's presidential election was free and fair, he would defeat President Muhammadu Buhari and regain the seat for his party. They will watch me enter Aso Rock. The lawmaker, who reacted to Fayose's presidential campaign launch in Abuja , noted that the governor was only showing Nigerians how unreliable he is. Read More »

IN woman tried to kill baby with tainted milk

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After discovering the text messages, the suspect's mother found a bottle in the fridge with "residue at the bottom of the bottle and a greenish-colored ring", according to court documents obtained by the paper. They definitely threw it out ... Rodriguez-Miranda reportedly fled with her boyfriend after her mother told her to be home to speak with the police. Read More »

'More than 500000' Rohingya enter Bangladesh

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More than 400,000 Rohingya have fled across the border to Bangladesh amid reports of military atrocities. Even though Rohingya are still fleeing, Myanmar is getting ready to "verify" refugees who want to return, the government minister charged with putting into effect recommendations to solve problems in Rakhine said. Read More »

A good mood makes flu shots more effective

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Surgeries including Great Oakley, Woodsend, The Studfall Partnership and Lakeside Healthcare will be all offering Saturday flu clinics in September and October. "The Galaxy Research survey conducted for the Pharmacy Guild found more than six million Australians would be more likely to have a flu shot if it could be administered at a local pharmacy, including two million who previously had no intention to vaccinate against flu". Read More »

Singapore dips on global economic competitiveness ranking

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These include market size (6th rank) infrastructure (35), labour market efficiency (60), health and primary education (54), macroeconomic environment (53), higher education and training (32) and technological readiness (57), innovation (49), goods market efficiency (80), institutions (83), financial market development (107). Read More »

Zaira Wasim on Aamir Khan

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Singer Monali Thakur, who is playing herself, in the movie said that she "was in love with his look" in the movie. Aamir tweeted a video on Thursday that showed how he transformed from the honest and principled Mahavir Phogat from his blockbuster film Dangal to the outrageous Shakti Kumaarr for his role in Secret Superstar . Read More »

Govt Plans to Pull Out From 90 International Organisations

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Kemi Adeosun, said this while briefing State House correspondents at the end of the Federal Executive Council in Abuja on Wednesday. He said President Buhari had, among others, co-operated with David Cameron when he was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom to organise a global conference on anti-corruption He said Nigeria is collaborating with some of the Western countries to facilitate the recovery of funds looted from the nation. Read More »

NBC's Sunday night National Football League ratings dip from last year's week 3

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The pre-game show on CBS received its highest rating in seven years , while the network saw a four point surge across the board. But this week's Monday Night Football-ESPN's flagship weekly football broadcast and this time a matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals-signaled a way in which the protests may become meaningful to the NFL beyond their utility as a way for players to express political views. Read More »

Alicia Keys stars in breast cancer awareness campaign

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Registration for this event is $15 for adults and $5 for kids with all proceeds benefiting Play for P.I.N.K. So this really resonates with me and also my mother is a breast cancer survivor. Alicia and Stella explain in an interview that they are "here to start a conversation and break the taboos and to really encourage everyone to go get checked". Read More »

Doomed Health Care Bill Collapses As GOP Abandons Vote

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Jeff Flake of Arizona said they will not vote on the last-ditch effort to overturn the Affordable Care Act . The main thrust of the Graham-Cassidy bill was to give money to the states, so that each would decide what health care model their constituents wanted to go with. Read More »

HIV rising among over-50s as they neglect safe sex

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Lara Tavoschi, a scientific officer at the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), said that a steady increase in the number of HIV diagnoses in the older population in the region. The mode of infection varied for older and younger people over time, with infection through sex between men increasing in both age groups between 2004-2015, while cases due to heterosexual sex reduced in younger people and remained stable in older people. Read More »