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Medicine FG's meeting with union ends in deadlock — ASUU Strike
Author: 0 FG's meeting with union ends in deadlock — ASUU Strike

ASUU President, Biodun Ogunyemi, refused to disclose details of the offer made by the government. While assuring that the ministry of finance is working towards release of needed funds, the minister also said the ministry will undertake a forensic audit of the N30 billion allowance earlier released to the union.

Medicine Deere Shares Drop on Equipment Sales Miss
Author: 0 Deere Shares Drop on Equipment Sales Miss

MCF Advisors LLC now owns 1,160 shares of the industrial products company's stock worth $126,000 after buying an additional 241 shares during the last quarter. DE has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Lastly, Farmers & Merchants Investments added additional shares of Deere & by 54.1% in the Q1.

Medicine L Brands stock falls after weak outlook
Author: 0 L Brands stock falls after weak outlook

The company has a market capitalization of $11.34 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.42 and a beta of 0.62. Company insiders own 16.45% of the company's stock. L Brands said it earned $138.9 million, or 48 cents a share, in the second quarter, compared with $252.4 million, or 87 cents a share, a year ago. FNY Partners Fund LP bought a new position in shares of L Brands during the first quarter valued at about $129,000.

Medicine Jon Lester not expected to miss extended time with injury
Author: 0 Jon Lester not expected to miss extended time with injury

It's not ideal, obviously, but Lester's shoulder and lat are structurally sound and he's not expected to be on the disabled list long. Reliever Justin Grimm also heads to the DL with a right index finger infection, and the Cubs will recall pitchers Felix Peña and Rob Zastryzny from Triple-A Iowa.

Medicine Pfizer gets FDA nod for lymphoid leukemia drug
Author: 0 Pfizer gets FDA nod for lymphoid leukemia drug

FDA approved on August 17 inotuzumab ozogamicin (Besponsa-Pfizer) for the treatment of adults with relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation was also more common in patients treated with inotuzumab ozogamicin (48% vs 22%). Almost 80% of Besponsa patients and almost 30% of chemotherapy patients showed minimal residual disease (MRD) negativity.

Medicine Staffer of 5-star hotel molested by security manager in Delhi's Aerocity
Author: 0 Staffer of 5-star hotel molested by security manager in Delhi's Aerocity

A woman has alleged that she was harassed by a senior security officer at the Aerocity hotel near airport area on July 29. A colleague who had helped her extricate the CCTV footage was also sacked. And the irony of being molested by "security" manager has not gone amiss. The victim had been working in the guest relations section of the hotel for the last two years.

Medicine Cigarette Use in Youth Linked With Smoking Initiation, Escalation
Author: 0 Cigarette Use in Youth Linked With Smoking Initiation, Escalation

There may be evidence e-cigarettes could be leading United Kingdom teenagers to try tobacco smoking. And strikingly, teens who were already tobacco smokers were more likely to smoke more frequently if they had also tried e-cigarettes, a finding that flies in the face of other studies, typically of adults, suggesting that "vaping" may help wean smokers off their habit.

Medicine Most Common Injuries From Grooming Your Pubic Hair
Author: 0 Most Common Injuries From Grooming Your Pubic Hair

In other words, one in four "groomers" reported at least one injury. Gaither and his colleagues surveyed 7,456 adults between the ages of 18 and 65. In the latest study, researchers conducted an online survey reaching a nationally representative sample of 5,674 individuals. The web-based survey was conducted through a probability-based web panel created to be representative of the U.S.

Medicine Cheika adamant Wallabies defence will be up to scratch against All Blacks
Author: 0 Cheika adamant Wallabies defence will be up to scratch against All Blacks

It's a stance that has infuriated the New Zealand Rugby Union who have been careful in all of their public comments to not make allegations of blame or insinuate or speculate who might have planted the device. "He sat watching the Lions series because of his (injured) thumb and we thought he deserved a chance". His form has been moderate and he lacks McCaw's strength and stature as captain.

Medicine Swine flu cases mount to 184 in Odisha
Author: 0 Swine flu cases mount to 184 in Odisha

It said that 177 new cases of swine flu were registered in the state on Thursday. According to the government release, during his visit to the hospitals, Rupani advised the doctors to give Tamiflu medicine to swine flu patients. Similarly, out of 47 swab samples, 16 tested positive for H1N1 virus taking the total number of swine flu positive patients across the State to 161.

Medicine Pit bulls rescue young kids from deadly copperhead snake
Author: 0 Pit bulls rescue young kids from deadly copperhead snake

But a copperhead snake was nearby and, unbeknownst to the grandmother, about to strike. Seconds later, the snake struck - biting both dogs and injecting them with its venom. "Pets are truly part of the family, and in this case, they proved that to every extent possible", said Danielle Martin, who works with the organization.

Medicine Mosquitoes with West Nile Virus found in Mahoning, Columbiana counties
Author: 0 Mosquitoes with West Nile Virus found in Mahoning, Columbiana counties

One dead bird each from Danville and Discovery Bay, a horse from Brentwood and four chickens from the Knightsen area have tested positive for the West Nile virus, according to the Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District. · Consider the use of mosquito repellent, according to directions, when it is necessary to be outdoors. They also said eliminating standing water by cleaning gutters and emptying children's wading pools can eliminate mosquito breeding sites.

Medicine Federal funding awarded to Utah Health Centers
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George Sigounas in the release. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said in a prepared statement on Tuesday that Americans deserve an affordable and accessible health care system and supporting health centers helps achieve that goal.

Medicine Bomb Scare in Delhi High Court, bomb disposal squad at Spot
Author: 0 Bomb Scare in Delhi High Court, bomb disposal squad at Spot

The Delhi High Court is on high alert after a bomb threat was received earlier this morning. Officials from the bomb squad and the fire department were rushed to the spot. Police said it received an anonymous call at around 10.54 am today. People were still going inside the complex and even the media was allowed inside.

Medicine CBS Reports Iceland Has 'Virtually Eliminated' Down Syndrome with Abortion
Author: 0 CBS Reports Iceland Has 'Virtually Eliminated' Down Syndrome with Abortion

Ingadottir claims that three babies born with Down syndrome is "quite more than usual". The doctors administer a blood test and ultrasound in a Combination Test to determine the likelihood that the fetus will have a genetic disorder. "This is your life", she tells patients. "This intolerance for people who may not look like you..." "We don't look at abortion as a murder. When I was governor here I met with the president of Iceland , and we talked about our handsome regions of the world ...

Medicine Why Blue Whale Challenge can't be wiped off the Net
Author: 0 Why Blue Whale Challenge can't be wiped off the Net

The officer added that one of Manpreet's close friends had said that minutes before jumping, the deceased had told his friend that he was going towards the terrace, but since Manpreet was known to have a sense of humour, the friend had not taken him seriously and had just replied with a smiley.

Medicine One of SeaWorld's oldest killer whales dies
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The ocean park announced that the mother of four, grandmother of six and great grandmother of two died at approximately 8:15 p.m. Katsatka is now the third orca death this year at one of SeaWorld's marine parks. Kasatka's captivity began when she was caught in 1978 when she was captured and then sold to SeaWorld. Kasatka the killer whale performs during SeaWorld's Shamu show November 30, 2006, in San Diego .

Medicine KL2017: Najib Hails Chinlone Team For Winning First Gold
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For Malaysia's Fatin, though, who had been expected to win gold in the individual but ended up taking silver, victory - particularly in such a tense finale - must have tasted very sweet. The recurve squad which won one gold in Singapore two years ago, is expected to receive a strong challenge from Indonesia and Thailand . "I hope all the players will focus game by game...", he said at a pre-match media conference, here today.

Medicine All-around good guy Tim Tebow makes a grandmother's day
Author: 0 All-around good guy Tim Tebow makes a grandmother's day

It's videos like these that have helped make Tim Tebow a beloved figure. The fan, who goes by Danny Terp on Twitter, shared the video and included the reaction of his grandmother when he showed her the clip of Tebow saying hi to her. "That's something", she said. Tebow then drilled a home run moments after. The former Heisman Trophy victor has a.248 batting average, five home runs and 25 RBI's in 43 games since moving up to Port St.

Medicine Kidnapped South Texas teen could be in the DFW area
Author: 0 Kidnapped South Texas teen could be in the DFW area

Anyone with information related to the teen's disappearance is asked to call the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office at 956-383-8114. At the time police said the suspect's truck was last seen between McAllen and Weslaco. The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office issued an Amber Alert for Priscilla Elisabel Martinez. Nuncio is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 180 pounds.

Medicine Under Armour CEO quits Trump's manufacturing council
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Lee, who worked as economist and deputy chief of staff at AFL-CIO, also stepped down from the council. "I can not sit on a council for a president that tolerates bigotry and domestic terrorism", Trumka said . Mr Trump was criticised for saying "many sides" were involved in the weekend's Charlottesville violence, which left a woman dead and dozens injured after anti-fascist activists clashed with far-right supporters.

Medicine LPGA expects record crowds for Solheim Cup
Author: 0 LPGA expects record crowds for Solheim Cup

Inkster, who was critical of Pettersen's actions at the time, said she had spoken to the player in the immediate aftermath of the row and was confident the matter was now closed. Europe led 10-6 going into singles play and ultimately lost by a single point. To keep the concession controversy to a minimum, Inkster said rules officials have instructed players to appoint a designated person in the group in charge of giving putts.

Medicine Trump equates Confederate generals Robert E
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He went on to make a slippery slope argument - equating Confederate general Robert E. Lee with presidents like Washington and Thomas Jefferson, who were slave owners. All Donald Trump had to do was stop talking. The answer is not because they owned slaves . "If the liberals had their way, they probably would want statues of him taken down".

Medicine Sharad Yadav to hold conference on saving country's 'composite culture'
Author: 0 Sharad Yadav to hold conference on saving country's 'composite culture'

While he did not spell out who would participate in the programme, to be held in New Delhi , it is expected that members of the Congress and the Left parties would be present. Referring to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comments against violence in the name of faith, Yadav said it was not reflected on the ground and Modi needed to tell his party's governments to follow his dictum.

Medicine Windies in command during final warm-up before England test
Author: 0 Windies in command during final warm-up before England test

The tourists "have not only played a pink-ball Test before, against Pakistan in Dubai previous year, they have also enjoyed an encouraging workout under floodlights , with four individual centuries either side of bowling out Derbyshire for 181 in their latest tour match", says Cricinfo .

Medicine Drug overdose deaths among adolescents highest for opioids — CDC
Author: 0 Drug overdose deaths among adolescents highest for opioids — CDC

After years of decline, teen deaths from drug overdoses have inched up, a new United States government report shows. Drug overdose deaths among teenagers have ticked up after years of decline, according to a new report released Wednesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Medicine Children lacking sleep more prone to type 2 diabetes
Author: 0 Children lacking sleep more prone to type 2 diabetes

Increasing sleep duration may be effective for improving risk markers for type 2 diabetes , including insulin levels, insulin resistance and all measures of body size and fatness, in school-aged children , according to a study. Still, the senior author, Christopher G. Owen, a professor of epidemiology at St. George's University of London, said that for children, the more sleep the better - there is no threshold.

Medicine Kerala Love Jihad controversy: Supreme Court orders NIA probe
Author: 0 Kerala Love Jihad controversy: Supreme Court orders NIA probe

A Hindu woman's marriage at the end of previous year to a Muslim man in Kerala will be examined by the country's top counter-terror agency, the Supreme Court said today. the girls leave their home because of differences with parents and somebody volunteers to give them shelter...this requires investigation", he said adding, "the two outfits involved in this.perhaps they were having links with SIMI", The Indian Express reported today.

Medicine 'Fat but fit' is a myth, study says
Author: 0 'Fat but fit' is a myth, study says

Professor Peter Nordstrom, who led the study , said: "These results suggest low Body Mass Index (BMI) early in life is more important than high physical fitness with regard to reducing the risk of early death". The research group reported a positive log linear association between BMI and associated CHD risk, with the highest risk reported among individuals in the highest mean BMI quintile (32.7) when compared to the lowest mean BMI quintile (21.5, HR 1.96, 95% CI 1.66-2.32, P 0.0001).

Medicine Philippines regulator denies Uber's appeal on one-month suspension
Author: 0 Philippines regulator denies Uber's appeal on one-month suspension

A company spokesman said Uber was "studying the order". Lizada questioned the company's business etiquette saying Uber's failure to comply with the July 26 order showed its defiance to the regulations of the LTFRB. However, as per LTFRB, Uber Systems unduly challenged its rules and instructions. Uber said it continued to accept new applications for drivers amid strong demand for the service, but did not process them.

Medicine DJI Allows Pilots to Fly Without Internet Data Transfer
Author: 0 DJI Allows Pilots to Fly Without Internet Data Transfer

Earlier this month, DJI shipped a firmware update that shut down a technique for modding drones to ignore some geofencing restrictions, which could allow drones to operate in no-fly zones, the company said . "We are happy to work directly with any organization, including the U.S. Army, that has concerns about our management of cyber issues". Now with local data mode activated, all DJI apps will be restricted from sending or receiving any data over the Internet, thus providing better ...

Medicine Rare fungus found in 200 patients in 55 United Kingdom hospitals
Author: 0 Rare fungus found in 200 patients in 55 United Kingdom hospitals

PHE said there has not been an "attributable mortality" from the fungus in the UK. "Three hospitals have seen large nosocomial (within hospital) outbreaks that have proved hard to control, despite intensive infection prevention and control measures, though two of these outbreaks have been declared over and one is seeing significantly fewer numbers of new acquisitions".

Medicine West Nile Virus confirmed in Kitchener and Cambridge
Author: 0 West Nile Virus confirmed in Kitchener and Cambridge

It is a man in his 50s from Glen Ellyn, according to the DuPage County Health Department. The Health Department operates a countywide West Nile virus testing program, and recent positive reports from mosquitoes trapped in the county are in line with similar reports of West Nile activity elsewhere in northeastern Illinois, Burr Ridge officials said.

Medicine Another East Hampton Mosquito Positive for West Nile
Author: 0 Another East Hampton Mosquito Positive for West Nile

The virus has not been as common this year compared to last, Robles said, but it is still early in the season. Last year, the state reported a total of 43 cases and two deaths. Symptoms include fever, extreme fatigue, headache and body aches, but can occasionally also include skin rashes and swollen lymph nodes. The most serious cases of West Nile virus infection can lead to encephalitis, an inflammation of the brain, which can be fatal.

Medicine Robert Scott's 106-Year-Old
Author: 0 Robert Scott's 106-Year-Old "Almost Edible" Fruitcake Found In Antarctica

Since May 2016, a team of four conservators have been working in the Canterbury Museum lab on the conservation of Antarctic artefacts from Cape Adare, recovering and conserving nearly 1 500 artefacts. They recently finished a large project, which included conserving nearly 1,500 artefacts. Some of the other artifacts found: tools, clothing and what Ms.

Medicine Bodybuilder Mom Dies After Consuming Too Much Protein
Author: 0 Bodybuilder Mom Dies After Consuming Too Much Protein

Her mother, Michelle White , told Perth Now that she had previously warned her daughter, after Meegan complained about feeling lethargic and weird. News.com.au reported Hefford had rapidly lost brain function en route to hospital. Bodybuilding Meegan Hefford , a trainee paramedic, was on a special eating regime to get into shape for a bodybuilding tournament later this month.

Medicine Taylor Swift releases statement after sexual assault trial
Author: 0 Taylor Swift releases statement after sexual assault trial

But she said she immediately went to her photographer after the meet-and-greet ended and found the photo of her with Mueller, telling the photographer what happened. and making her relive this very bad moment over and over again", she said. 'He did not touch my rib. He did not touch my arm. He grabbed my bare a**,' declared Swift.

Medicine One in 5 Americans find workplace environment hostile or threatening
Author: 0 One in 5 Americans find workplace environment hostile or threatening

Deadline demands: More than a quarter of respondents said they had too little time to do their job, with white-collar workers most likely to make this complaint. The survey found that workers tend to adjust their personal schedules around work hours, but about one-third said their jobs interfered with family and social commitments - notably women and workers without a college degree.

Author: 0 Market Tracker: Signals in Focus For INTL FCStone Inc (INTL)

During recent trading, shares saw a move of 0.02% hitting a price of $100.64. You can see this when the TL flattens in small portions to move with price and its moments of ranging. A reading under 30 would indicate oversold conditions. CCI may also be used to help discover divergences that could possibly signal reversal moves. The Average Directional Index or ADX is a technical analysis indicator used to describe if a market is trending or not trending.

Medicine Half-million affected by cholera in Yemen — WHO report
Author: 0 Half-million affected by cholera in Yemen — WHO report

World Health Organization is working to establish cholera treatment centers and water sanitation stations throughout the country. Footballer's Syria return Damascus Syria's national football captain, a supporter of the uprising against President Assad, has returned to the country in a symbolic blow to the rebels.

Medicine Congress wishlist for PM's I-Day speech: Unemployment, Gorakhpur deaths, economy
Author: 0 Congress wishlist for PM's I-Day speech: Unemployment, Gorakhpur deaths, economy

The suggestions have been made by the people in response to the Prime Minister's invitation to them to share their ideas and inputs to be included in his Independence Day address, according to official sources. "On August 15, I get an opportunity to communicate with the country from the ramparts of the Red Fort". This will be the fourth time Modi will be addressing the nation from the Red Fort, and he has promised to keep his speech to under an hour, jokingly saying on the last Mann Ki ...

Medicine Fleas test positive for the plague in parts of Arizona
Author: 0 Fleas test positive for the plague in parts of Arizona

The areas affected were Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, New Mexico and Oregon. Fleas in at least two Arizona counties have tested positive for the plague . Two women, ages 52 and 62, were diagnosed with the disease late June in Santa Fe County . The New Mexico Department of Health said at the time all cases had required hospitalizations, and that there have been no deaths from the plague this year.

Medicine Maguire included in provisional Republic of Ireland squad
Author: 0 Maguire included in provisional Republic of Ireland squad

The boys in green travel to Georgia on September 2nd, and three days later invite current table toppers Serbia to the Aviva Stadium. Sean Maguire, Greg Cunningham, Alan Browne and Daryl Horgan are in a provisional 39-man squad announced by Martin O'Neill on Monday.

Medicine Trump lashes out at media after being forced to condemn Nazis
Author: 0 Trump lashes out at media after being forced to condemn Nazis

Trump made a statement earlier today said that "racism is evil" and specifically criticized the KKK, Nazis and other groups that organized the rally for the first time. Members of his cabinet were still on hand. You're fake news. Thank you. TRUMP: They've been condemned . (If you prefer PayPal, use this link .) We don't make much on advertising, we need your support to continue our work.