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Supreme Court bans on sale of firecrackers in Delhi till Nov 1

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Environmental activists had requested the apex court to intervene in the matter and ban the sale of firecrackers in the capital. Now, after petitioner Arjun Gopal petitioned to reinstate the ban, so as not to let a surge of air pollution levels like a year ago, the Supreme Court has given a green signal. Read More »

Gujarat High Court to announce verdict in Godhra train burning case today

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The case dates back to February 28, 2002, where 59 kar sevaks , who were returning from Ayodhya, had lost their lives when the S-6 coach of Sabarmati Express was set ablaze at Godhra Railway Station, which triggered large scale riots in the state in which around 1,000 people, mostly of minority community, were killed. Read More »

Vikings: 3 Keys to Beating the Bears

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Even if Sam Bradford starts as expected at quarterback on Monday, the Vikings will miss Dalvin Cook as they try to avoid tripping up at Soldier Field. Trubisky can pick up yards on the ground also. They are worst in the National Football League with a -7 in turnover differential. Bradford injured his surgically-repaired left knee in a non-contact play against the Saints in week one. Read More »

NFL Favorability Crashes In Latest Poll

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Just 42 percent of males aged 34-54 had a favorable view of the National Football League in September, a 31-point drop from the 73 percent reported in the same poll in August. Virgin Islands", while 49 percent disapproved. The AP poll surveyed 1,150 adults from September 28 - October 2. In retaliation against the president, scores of NFL players protested the National Anthem at their games, either by kneeling like Kaepernick had done, or by standing with their arms locked, or by refusing ... Read More »

Google got permission to float its internet-beaming balloons over Puerto Rico

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One of the odd projects that has come out of X is Project Loon . The FCC licence will allow X to fly balloons until April 4, 2018 , though it remains unclear how much of the territories in question will be covered by the experiment. Cisco Systems has sent a tactical team and says it is working with local government, emergency responders and service providers to facilitate restoration and recovery efforts. Read More »

Virat Kohli enjoys spending time with Ziva, shares video

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India's target was revised to 48 runs in six overs. They were battered by Virat Kohli's team India 4-1 in the recently concluded One Day International series, and have already won their 1st T20I against the same opposition in a convincing manner, India won the match by 9 wickets. Read More »

Weird 'alien megastructure' star may have simple explanation

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It was proposed that the star might harbor an alien race. Thus, the data from the Spitzer and Swift missions from NASA together with the Belgian AstroLab Iris observatory have revealed that the ultraviolet light from the star is dimming more that its infrared during these events. Read More »

Asesinan a otro periodista, ahora en SLP

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Tras lamentar el deceso del fotógrafo web, Edgar Daniel Esqueda Castro , el gobernador Juan Manuel Carreras López dio a conocer que se reunió con la familia de la víctima para ofrecerles todo el apoyo de la administración pública estatal y ratificar el compromiso de que se investigará para que se haga justicia. Read More »

Nursing Home Where 12 Patients Died Lays Off 245 Employees

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Eight residents of The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills died September 13, days after the center lost its air-conditioning system because of Irma. Eight had died before the home was evacuated, and four more since then. The patients died after the storm damaged the electric transformer that powered the facility's air conditioning. Read More »

Monitor: Russian strike kills 38 civilians in east Syria

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The military said the regime forces "neutralised mobile IS groups on the road from Palmyra to Deir-Ezzor" and freed the captured villages. Citing the United Kingdom-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), Reuters said that the Syrian army shelled al-Mayadeen overnight and Russian warplanes conducted a number of strikes in the area. Read More »

Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) Upgraded at ValuEngine

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky lowered its holdings in shares of Camden Property Trust (NYSE: CPT ) by 7.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Keefe Bruyette & Woods upgraded Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC) on Monday, August 21 to "Buy" rating. (NYSE:STWD) on Thursday, December 3 to "Buy" rating. Read More »

Infants in back seat as moms overdose and pass out, cops say

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Police said one of the women, Kristen Leigh O'Connor, 27, of Coral Springs, Fla. told them that she knew the other suspect, identified as June Anne Schweinhart, 28, of suburban Lake Worth from a prior drug treatment program. According to the Sun-Sentinel, both infants have since been released to family members. When police were called to 574 E. Woolbright Rd., an officer found O'Connor passed out in the front passenger seat and Schweinhart already inside a Boynton Beach Fire Rescue ... Read More »

A Familiar, Partisan Response In Congress To Las Vegas Massacre

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Scalise urged the nation to "respond with countless acts of kindness, warmth and generosity". House Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions, R-Texas, acknowledged that the Las Vegas shooting was a "complicating issue" with the bill - though he did not rule out that it could come to the floor later in the current Congress. Read More »

Tropical storm Nate expected to gain strength

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The latest weather models show Tropical Storm Nate on a northeasterly path through Alabama , central Georgia and SC - and moving quickly. As of Friday morning, the storm is forecast to reach hurricane status before it makes landfall along the Gulf Coast over the weekend. Read More »

Metro fare hike: Minister calls meet

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Set up by the Central government a year ago to see the case for and recommend a price hike, the three-member FFC, comprising a nominee each from the Central and the Delhi governments and a retired judge of Delhi High Court, had approved a two-phase hike in May. Read More »

US Bancorp (USB) has a market cap of $89.74 Billion

Advisor Partners LLC's holdings in U.S. Bancorp were worth $1,835,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, USB has its industry and Sector's beta remains at 0.87 and 0.78 respectively. Read More »

Islamic State claims Las Vegas mass shooting

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The announcement from Special Agent in Charge Aaron Rouse at a news conference Monday comes after the Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack without providing evidence. Paddock's family was reportedly interviewed by the FBI Monday morning at their home in Orlando, Florida. But why are we so afraid to call the attack out for what it is - terrorism? A reporter on board Air Force One asked the president if he believed that the link between ISIS and the deadliest ... Read More »

Prison escapees caught at Canadian escape room interactive game

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The women escape from Edmonton, Alberta prison on Monday and just the next day were found at an escape room where people pay to solve puzzles that unlock doors of fake dungeons in order to get out. "Then they were arrested immediately, and that was the end of that conversation". It was a tip from the public on Tuesday evening that foiled the women's escape. Read More »

Trump tells Puerto Rico to be proud of low casualty count

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Puerto Rican bonds fell to 32.75 cents from roughly 44 cents on the dollar following Trump's remarks, according to The Wall Street Journal. He called briefings and meetings and insisted that helping Puerto Ricans was a top priority. "The territory was very poorly run for a very long time". The vice president was receiving briefings on the islands' recovery and getting a view of the damage from the ground and the air. Read More »

Stock In Spotlight: Capricor Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAPR)

This will give analytical advantage to a shorter-term trader since it pursues the price more intimately, and consequently produces less "lag" as comparison to the longer-term moving average. In phrases of Market analysis and buying and selling signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference standard is regarded as a bullish indicator, at the same time as the RSI transferring under the horizontal 70 reference standard is visible to be a bearish indicator. Read More »

Sarepta Therapeutics' (SRPT) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group AG

The stock declined 0.16% or $0.05 reaching $31.2 per share. 100,000 shares traded per day would be a minimum for most traders and some require 1,000,000. 09/06/2017 - Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc . had its "overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Piper Jaffray. The legal version of this news story can be read at https://www.equitiesfocus.com/2017/10/04/william-blair-weighs-in-on-sarepta-therapeutics-inc-s-q4-2018-earnings-srpt.html. Read More »

West Nile Found In Massena Horse

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Meanwhile, the county Public Health Department is urging all residents to take precautions to prevent mosquito bites and reduce areas for breeding of mosquitoes on their property. · Apply an EPA-registered insect repellant to exposed skin and clothing since mosquitoes may bite through clothing. There is a vaccine that can prevent infection in horses but not humans. Read More »

Cigna Drops Coverage on OxyContin

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A big change for a huge insurance company: Starting Jan. 1, Cigna will stop covering most OxyContin prescriptions in its group plans. A top health insurance company is joining the fight against the opioid epidemic. When asked for further details of the financial agreement, including what the threshold was and the how cost reduction would be distributed, Cigna said that "specific terms of the contract are proprietary". Read More »

Do You Own Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) Shares?

The firm is expected to report its next earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. Zacks Investment Research's sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that that provide coverage for Altria Group. Read More »

FDA Approves First Test for Detecting Zika in Blood Donations

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The objective of this vaccine system is to uses Zika genomes reproduced in the lab to force the human body to create Zika-specific antibodies that can effectively combat the live virus. Zika infection in pregnant mothers can cause microcephaly and other neurological abnormalities for the fetus. Watkins and Dennis Burton, Ph.D., chairman and professor of the Department of Immunology & Microbiology at the Scripps Research Institute, led the collaborative worldwide study, " Neutralizing Human ... Read More »

Woman's brilliant revenge on catcalling men

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Thanks in large part to viral videos and social media's power to create a collective voice, we're at least now openly arguing with those who still think catcalling is a "compliment" or the fault of women (as if our clothes or facial expressions have any bearing on the way men talk to us), rather than assuming our experiences are only our own individual collection of isolated incidents. Read More »

Flinton Capital Management LLC Acquires 43440 Shares of Micron Technology, Inc. (MU)

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This represents an increase of 5% in the number of shares being shorted compared to the previous reading, and implies that investors felt more pessimistic about the stock during the past two weeks. In other news, SVP Steven L. Thorsen, Jr. sold 118,944 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, September 29th. Separately, Counsel & Corporate Secretary Poppen Joel L Sell 80000 shares of the company at a price of $38.61 on 2017-09-29. Read More »

Refused to vaccinate son; USA woman jailed

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Judge Karen McDonald, of Oakland County Court, was resolute, however. But as The Washington Post reports, Ms Bredow refused to do so, and she was sentenced for contempt of court for ignoring the order. According to the BBC , parents in MI are legally allowed to skip or delay their kids' vaccinations due to personal beliefs. Last week, Bredow said in a nationally televised interview she expected jail time from the judge, vowing to buck the court order. Read More »

Monkey Pox Outbreak: Stay Away From Bushmeat - Federal Ministry Of Health

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Human monkeypox was first identified in humans in 1970 in the Democratic Republic of Congo (then known as Zaire) in a 9 year old boy in a region where smallpox had been eliminated in 1968. "So far, we have 10 patients, and we have created an isolation centre at the NDUTH, and majority are on admission". He said the NDUTH had been fully mobilised to receive and care for every suspected case of the monkeypox that occurs in the state, adding that the tertiary health facility receives both ... Read More »

Threat made toward Summerville High School

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Wednesday at her Las Vegas home, police said. Roy said the bomb threat was written in a restroom. Worthington police say the student will be charged with felony possession of a deadly weapon in a school safety zone and misdemeanor charges of carrying a concealed weapon and inducing panic. Read More »

IL man installs 58 crosses to honor Las Vegas victims

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Sunday's attack on concert-goers was the deadliest in recent USA history. "I'm looking here and each one of these is a family member". Zanis also made crosses for the Pulse Nightclub shooting victims and gun violence victims in Chicago . Read More »