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Fire Destroys Luxury Yangon Hotel in Myanmar


A firefighter walks through the burned-out Kandawgyi Palace Hotel, Thursday, Oct. 19, in Yangon , Myanmar. The incident happened at 3 am in the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel, a popular destination among tourists and high-profile travellers. Powers, who works in Bangkok and is from SC, said there was no alarm and he initially thought the sounds of shouting and footsteps outside the family's room were drunken hotel guests. Read More »

USA envoy sets conditions for Hamas to join Palestinian government following reconciliation


Abu Rudeine further emphasized that the reconciliation deal and the PA's return to Gaza had been welcomed by the worldwide community, adding this would "achieve the aspirations of our people. The issue of Hamas' military wing is the biggest point of contention of the deal, and may ultimately be it's unmaking. The Iranian envoy went on to say that policies such as occupation and ensuing instability and the manipulation of societies in the region have paved the way for the emergence of ... Read More »

Duterte declares Marawi freed from Maute terrorists


Speaking before the troops here, Duterte said: "Ladies and gentlemen, I hereby declare Marawi City liberated from the terrorist influence". Slain Islamic State-linked terror leaders Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute were ready to abandon their own men during an escape attempt in war-torn Marawi City before they were killed by government forces. Read More »

You can exercise yourself to death, says new study


The team from the University of IL at Chicago and Kaiser Permanente looked at the physical activity trajectories of 3,175 black and white participants in the longterm CARDIA study and assessed the presence of CAC. "However, it should be recognized that exercise alone can not overcome other cardiovascular risk factors", he added. To explore how exercise might impact heart health over time, the investigators recruited almost 3,200 white and black men and women. Read More »

Demi Lovato Opens Up On Her Addictions In New Documentary


Watch the full documentary on YouTube, below. "Food is still the biggest challenge in my life and it controls". After her breakup with her boyfriend of six years, Wilmer Valderrama , she turned to binge eating food. A previous documentary, released in 2012, followed Lovato after a stint in rehab after she assaulted a back-up dancer who had reportedly snitched about a hardcore party that featured extensive drug use. Read More »

BJP leader distributes crackers despite SC ban

So, the police teams conducted raids in their areas leading to the seizure of over 1,200 Kg of firecrackers . Sources said that district Deputy Commissioners of Police held meetings with Resident Welfare Committees to ensure that residents and local shopkeepers do not indulge in unlawful activities. Read More »

Scientists may have discovered cause of dyslexia


The cells in their eyes were arranged in matching patterns which leads to producing "mirror" images, the authors wrote in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B . Dyslexic people are known to make so-called "mirror errors" in reading, which is why they often confuse the letters "b" and "d". The scientists were also able to develop a treatment for the condition after discovering a slight delay between the brain producing a primary image and the other hemisphere's mirror image. Read More »

Britain says chances of resolving Northern Ireland impasse 'not positive'


The deadlock between the two parties shows no signs of improvement, with Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire warning on Wednesday that chances of a solution were "not positive". "We're now in the fourth phase of negotiations this year", Michelle O'Neill said. Considerable challenges remain, she said. Time is running out for the DUP and British Government to recognise that rights and the implementation of previous agreements will be key to any deal in the Stormont talks, Sinn ... Read More »

Minnesotans Gets Another Real ID Extension


That gave the state the grounds to seek the extension that was granted Wednesday. The federal law requires state driver's licenses and ID cards to have security enhancements and to be issued to people who can prove they are legally in the United States. Read More »

Financial Review of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)

The company's revenue was up 5.6% compared to the same quarter previous year. Bristol Myers Squibb Co now has $104.81B valuation. Finally, Greenleaf Trust grew its stake in shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb by 0.4% in the second quarter. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of BMY in report on Friday, October 13 with "Equal-Weight" rating. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Thursday, August 27. Read More »

City of Spartanburg confirms first human case of West Nile Virus


West Nile virus is usually transmitted through the bite of an infected mosquito, the Meigs County Health Department reports. About 1 in 150 people infected can develop a severe illness, according to the CDC. "If they've traveled to areas where West Nile virus is really prevalent, and they've had a lot of mosquito bites, that would definitely help medical staff make a better decision in evaluating those students". Read More »

Artist Made Padmavati Rangoli In 48 Hours, Haters Destroyed It In Minutes


Ranveer Singh features as Alauddin Khilji while Shahid Kapoor plays Raja Ratan Singh, Rani Padmini's husband. Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial 'Padmavati' is one of the most awaited and controversial movies of the year. An artist in Gujarat has alleged that a mob had vandalised his rangoli on Deepika Padukone's Padmavati after it took him 48 hours to complete the art. Read More »

Selena Gomez posted an empowering video with her little sister on Instagram


I'm obsessed with her and becoming a big sister", Gomez told E! "You're not scared of anything, right?" We already know that the "Fetish" singer takes her job as a role model seriously and loves the "littles", but it's next level affection and protection when it comes to the most important little of them all-her baby sister. Read More »

Police search for missing crew from capsized fish trawler


He suffered only minor injuries, but it's been reported he heard the screams of his trapped crew mates from inside the belly of the overturned trawler. Police are appealing to boat users in the area to be on the lookout for the missing crew members. "So if anyone's sort of going to give it their best shot for sort of the best outcome, these guys would be it". Read More »

CAIT demands compensation post ban on sale of fire crackers


A few hours later, a shop in Gadoli village was sealed and 39 boxes of crackers were seized, Kumar added. Last night, we got information that fire crackers were stored for illegal sale in the Nangla Charan Das village, Noida Phase 2 police station, SHO, Shawez Khan said. Read More »

First flu death of the year reported in Yolo County


Although the flu season in Southeast Georgia normally begins after Christmas, the spread of the disease is unpredictable. The flu is different from a common cold virus infection because of its ability to cause serious complications. Flu shots are free with insurance (copayment is not required). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that everyone 6 months of age and older get the flu vaccine - even if they were vaccinated last year - since immunity from vaccination ... Read More »

1 in 9 American men are infected with oral HPV

They wanted to know the prevalence of oral HPV infection, and also how common it is for men and women to develop both an oral and genital infection of the virus. HPV 16, the most common high-risk form of the disease, was found in six times more men than women at 1.8 percent and 0.3 percent, respectively. "In contrast, the rates of oropharyngeal cancer among women have declined". Read More »

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ): Will The Growth Last?


Foster Motley has invested 1.37% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ). Nichols And Pratt Advisers Ltd Liability Partnership Ma reported 8.71% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ). As per Tuesday, August 25, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. The firm has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Sunday, August 27. Read More »

CME Group Inc. (CME), Celgene Corporation (CELG)

In other news, Director James J. Loughlin sold 9,250 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 1st. Amp Capital accumulated 0.34% or 441,047 shares. A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of CELG . Smithfield Tru Co reported 1,229 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Read More »

AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.64

A total of 6.79 Million shares exchanged at hands and its Average Volume (3 months) is 6.23 Million. AbbVie Inc . declared a dividend for shareholders to be paid on Wednesday the 15th of November 2017. The legal version of this story can be accessed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/10/16/mn-services-vermogensbeheer-b-v-grows-holdings-in-abbvie-inc-abbv.html. Read More »

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) stock price declined -2.09%

The measure is commonly used to compare the performance of businesses within the same industry, since it is very hard for someone to obfuscate the cash flow figure. Walgreens Boots Alliance has a one year low of $67.40 and a one year high of $89.69. (NASDAQ: WBA ) by 11.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. Read More »

Dozens of ISIS fighters killed after United States strikes Yemen camps


The Pentagon said the ISIS camps - located in Al Bayda Governorate, Yemen - were used to "train militants to conduct terror attacks using AK-47s, machine guns, rocket-propelled grenade launchers and endurance training". One of the camps earned notoriety last week in an ISIS propaganda video that showed a line of ISIS recruits seeming to be kicked in the crotch to demonstrate their mental and physical toughness. Read More »

Kraft Heinz (NASDAQ:KHC) Valuation According To Analysts


Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 42,636,788 shares of the company's stock worth $3,651,416,000 after purchasing an additional 487,241 shares during the last quarter. Investors wait Kraft Heinz Co (NASDAQ:KHC) to report on November, 2. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $0.83 earnings per share, $0.00 or 0.00 % from last year's $0.83 same quarter earnings. Read More »

2-year-old denied kidney transplant because father violated probation


However, he went back to jail for violating his parole again for possession of a firearm or knife during the commission of or attempt to commit certain felonies. 'It's like we've been waiting on this. The hospital reportedly sent a letter while Dickerson was in Gwinnett County Jail, saying "Mr. Dickerson is now in custody for a parole violation". Read More »

Waiting for CBI's response, missing JNU scholar's family spend night on road


The Delhi high court on Monday pulled up the CBI over the manner of its probe into the disappearance of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Najeeb Ahmad, who went missing in October a year ago, saying "there was complete lack of interest" on part of the agency in pursuing the case.A bench of justice GS Sistani and justice Chander Shekhar observed that there was "no result either way". Read More »

Bengaluru building collapse: Death toll touches six


The deceased are identified as Saravana (31), his wife Ashwini (27), who was eight months pregnant, Kalavathi (68) and Ravichandran (45). Bengaluru development minister KJ George announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the kin of deceased and Rs 50,000 to the injured. Read More »

Joe Maddon expects to be fined for his remarks after Game 1


Maddon ran onto the field and argued the call as he pointed his finger at the different umpires. Maddon said Torre reached out to him following Maddon's ejection in Saturday's night's Game 1 after Maddon voiced his displeasure with MLB's obstruction rule, in which catcher Willson Contreras was found guilty of not leaving a clear path for Dodgers baserunner Charlie Culberson . Read More »

Philippines Army says Islamists making 'last stand' in Marawi


The deaths of two key rebel leaders, if confirmed, would be a major boost for the military, which has been criticized for its slow progress in retaking Marawi, the country's only Muslim majority city. He said they may soon be able to officially declare that the hostilities is over, and a stop to all military operations. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte had offered a?10-million bounty for Hapilon. Read More »

Nigeria honours Zuma with giant statue in Imo State


He spoke in Owerri, the Imo State capital, while signing a memorandum of understanding between his foundation, The Jacobs G. Zuma Foundation , and The Rochas Foundation College System. "Whatever we do, Africanism must run through our veins and we must put African unity in practice and not just in speech", Zuma said. Mr. Zuma, who is facing multiple accusations of corruption, fraud, and money laundering in his country, arrived Imo State on a two-day working visit on Friday. Read More »

Flu shot clinic to be held in Rogers


Is it ever too early or too late to get vaccinated? It launches as the Chief Medical Officer warned flu, and complications associated with it, causes 8,000 deaths on average a year in England. Interior Health also reminds the public that during the influenza season visitors who have not had a flu shot are required to wear a mask when visiting Interior Health hospitals, health centres and residential care facilities, including contracted facilities. Read More »

Superhero Horror? 20th Century Fox's The New Mutants Gets Its First Trailer


Though he refused to call Demon Bear the villain in the movie, Boone revealed The New Mutants is heavily influenced by that particular storyline - and some other classic films. Whilst on the surface it may appear like a typical horror film trailer in this generation, it's certainly refreshing for Marvel/Fox to detour from the stalling tone of its previous X-Movies. Read More »

(ADP) Stock Last Quarter


Equities research analysts forecast that Automatic Data Processing will post $3.71 earnings per share for the current year. Janus Henderson Group PLC boosted its holdings in shares of Automatic Data Processing by 5,962.5% in the second quarter. Read More »