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Over 6 tons collected during Drug Take-Back in Kansas


According to a release by the DEA, a record-setting 912,000 pounds, or 456 tons of potentially unsafe, expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs were collected for disposal at more than 5000 collection sites nationwide. The first National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, in September 2010, yielded 25,810 pounds of unwanted drugs. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) holds the biannual take back days to ease saturation of unwanted opioids - unsafe prescription drugs which often ... Read More »

'Stranger Things' brontosaurus hoodie goes on sale, crashes website


Lucky kid - online shoppers from around the world were having difficulty purchasing the coveted hoodies due to the crush of clicks to the museum's initial e-commerce partner after sales opened up at 8 a.m. Several local fans headed to the physical location in St. Paul, Minnesota, but the museum warned that supplies at its on-site "Explore Store" are limited. Read More »

Cancer Doctors Cite Risks of Drinking Alcohol


For example, discouraging alcoholic beverage companies from exploiting the color pink or pink ribbons to show a commitment to finding a cure for breast cancer given the evidence that alcohol consumption is linked to an increased risk of breast cancer. Read More »

Sourav Ganguly not sure about MS Dhoni's Indian cricket team future


It was pretty clear that Kohli seemed to have felt the pressure as he played an uncharacteristic shot and got dismissed for 65 in the 17th over. Dhoni had scores of 25, 18 not out and 25 in the three ODIs while he scored 7 not out, 49 and 0 not out in the T20s but Kohli didn't seem too anxious. Read More »

UN Ambassador Haley: Missile launched at Riyadh may be Iranian


Saudi Arabia's powerful crown prince had accused Iran of supplying missiles to the Huthis, which he said "could be considered as an act of war". Bloomberg's Erik Schatzker discusses his evening in the desert with Prince Alwaleed bin Talal ten days before he became the most prominent target in Saudi Arabia's anti-corruption crackdown. Read More »

Scientists say sheep can tell humans apart


After training, the sheep were then shown two images again - the face of a learned celebrity and an unknown face - and eight times out of ten they made a beeline towards the celebrities with all the enthusiasm of a grade-A autograph hunter. Read More »

First openly transgender state lawmaker elected in Virginia


Toscano and caucus chairwoman Charniele Herring said in a statement . What's more? She ousted the previous delegate, Robert G. Marshall , an 11-term self-proclaimed "chief homophobe ", who throughout the campaign, misgendered Roem and referred to her using male pronouns. Read More »

Kentucky is Sixth Fattest State in The Nation


The study was conducted by WalletHub's analysts comparing the 50 states and the District of Columbia across data ranges from obese and overweight populations to sugary drink consumption among adolescents to obesity-related healthcare costs. Read More »

England confirm Alli absence for Germany and Brazil friendlies


However, Tottenham announced the attacking midfielder would not be available against the Premier League's bottom club due to injury. Alli's absence means Southgate now has 24 players for the Wembley double-header, although there could yet be more withdrawals after Sunday's matches or when the squad convenes at St George's Park on Monday. Read More »

NZ opt to field in series decider


In the rankings, while New Zealand are placed at number one, India are at number five. Williamson - captain, New Zealand: "It's quite hard to know a good first inn score". Pandey was caught at the boundary by an excellent fielding effort by Colin de Grandhomme and Mitchell Santner while attempting to hit a Boult delivery out of the park. Read More »

Santa busted with a crack pipe


The arresting officer spotted a crack pipe in plain view in Smith's vehicle, police said. During the stop, police said they found hypodermic needles and empty bags of crack and heroin in the vehicle of the former NJ Transit worker. A volunteer Santa Claus just landed himself on the "naughty" list in New Jersey - for getting busted with a crack pipe. A request for comment to Toys for Tots by was not immediately returned. Read More »

UN Security Council urges end to 'excessive' military force in Rakhine


The Security Council on Monday expressed "grave concern over reports of human rights violations and abuses in Rakhine State, including by the Myanmar security forces, in particular against persons belonging to the Rohingya community". The Council also welcomed Myanmar's newly created "Union Enterprise Mechanism" that will serve to provide humanitarian assistance, resettlement and development in Rakhine. Read More »

Lack Of Sleep Really Does Slow Brain Cells Down


And because patients with epilepsy are frequently kept awake in order to provoke a seizure, the scientists had an ideal way to study the effects of sleep deprivation. And in these patients, "the neurons are responding slower", Fried says. "We were fascinated to observe how sleep deprivation dampened brain cell activity", said lead author Yuval Nir of Tel Aviv University. Read More »

Leaders need to act on gun violence


The Texas shooter was a convicted , violent domestic abuser, who still could have purchased a gun without a background check, noted Allison Anderman, managing attorney at Giffords Law Center. "Sutherland Springs joins communities like Las Vegas, Newtown, Orlando, Charleston, and so many others across this country who have been torn apart by gun violence". Read More »

Dying 9-Year-Old's Last Wish: Christmas Cards


Over the weekend, Christmas arrived early for one 9-year-old boy with terminal pediatric cancer. But Jacob has Stage 4 high-risk neuroblastoma, and doctors told his family in early October he probably only had a month to live. Jacob Thompson from Portland, Maine loves the Christmas holiday so much that he has just one wish. Santa Claus also will be there. Jacob's dad, Roger Guay told NEWS CENTER, "He loves cards from all people". Read More »

CFES draws attention to fire extinguisher recall


At least one death has been attributed to the fire extinguishers when emergency responders could not get an extinguisher to work during a auto fire in 2014. Kidde will notify those who purchased replacement or aftermarket fire extinguishers. Kidde has announced a recall of fire extinguishers with plastic handles because of the failure to discharge and nozzle detachment. Read More »

GP app could put unnecessary pressure on doctors


Once you download the app, you "triage" yourself with a questionnaire, and if appropriate, you see a doctor by video call within two hours. However, the project has raised fears among senior Global Positioning System that it will create a two-tier NHS, disrupting personal relationships and siphoning off fit, young patients, leaving traditional practices to deal with the frail, elderly and mentally ill. Read More »

Gas prices up 26 cents compared to a year ago


Above average demand for gasoline and a recent uptick in exports have decreased overall inventories, driving prices in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and DE up by at least four cents on the week, Wilmington-based AAA Mid-Atlantic reported. New Hampshire's price went up 1.5 cents per gallon to $2.48. After weeks of lowering gas prices, metro Detroit has seen a drastic rise in prices at the pump this week. Read More »

On Mission Kashmir, Centre's Interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma Lands In Srinagar


Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industries refused meeting Dineshwar Sharma , saying meetings with previous interlocutors yielded no results; hence they boycotted the meeting despite an invitation by the divisional commissioner. It may be mentioned that Hurriyat Conference , considered a key stakeholder, has refused to be part of the dialogue process citing it a "futile exercise". Read More »

Aadhaar-Mobile linking: Use OTP from December 1

How to link SBI bank account with Aadhaar onlineYou will be directed to a screen where you have to select the account number, input the Aadhaar card number and click on "Submit'". "For current holders of account, the time limit for Aadhaar-based verification is being expanded to March 31, 2018, and no coercive measure will be executed till then". Read More »

Nigeria ready to dialogue with Niger Delta militants after new threat


It also piled pressure onto President Muhammadu Buhari who is already facing the jihadist Boko Haram insurgency in the northeast and rising calls for secession in the southeast. Everything has a phase of planning and a phase of execution so I will advise all stakeholders to remain calm", he added. The group, like many others in the Niger Delta complain of impoverishment, and an inequitable share of Nigeria's energy wealth, in the oil-rich area which produces the bulk of the East African ... Read More »

Florida State University frat suspended after pledge dies


The fraternity member was found unresponsive at a chapter party off the FSU campus on Friday morning. He was given medical treatment at the scene, but died. "We are overpowered with bitterness whenever we learn of the passing of one of our understudies, and the FSU family gives broad effort to their family and companions as they grieve the departure of a youthful life", Hecht said in an announcement. Read More »

Is Eli Manning in danger of being benched?


This might be no more. With no more excuses left, Giants head coach Ben McAdoo was asked about Manning's position on the roster moving forward. When asked if he would be comfortable with Webb getting some playing time , Manning replied, "Hey, I want to be out there". While that wouldn't inherently mean a changing of the guard is happening at the quarterback spot, at some point in the relatively near future, the Giants will need to find Eli's replacement. Read More »

AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) PT Raised to $115.00

Superior Energy Services, Inc. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since November 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.41% the S&P500. The stock of Superior Energy Services, Inc. Needham maintained the shares of CSGP in report on Thursday, October 26 with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Hold" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Wednesday, June 28. Read More »

Anthony Weiner set to begin 21-month prison stint on Monday


Weiner, 53, was sentenced in September after court papers showed that he repeatedly encouraged an underage girl to undress and fondle herself over Skype, The Daily News reported. During his hearing Weiner said, "I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse". Devens' policy says inmates can only wear plain wedding bands valued at less than $100. Read More »

New Zealand chooses to bat vs India in 2nd T20


New Zealand have won the toss and made a decision to bat, making two changes from the opener with Adam Milne in for Tim Southee and Glenn Phillips replacing Tom Latham. Series: After winning a very competitive ODI series 2-1, India were spectacular in the first T20I, defeating New Zealand by 53 runs. Chasing a stiff target, India suffered a big setback in the second over of their innings when Boult sent back openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma. Read More »

Shares of McDonald's Corp. (MCD) Stock are sold by James R. Sappington

Mcdonalds Corp now has $136.61 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.51% or $0.08 on November 3, reaching $16.53. The shares were sold at an average price of $154.44, for a total value of $1,666,870.92. Finally, Howe & Rusling Inc. raised its holdings in shares of McDonald's Corporation by 75.0% during the third quarter. (NASDAQ:LWAY). Fmr Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 279,939 shares. Read More »

Men could get pregnant 'tomorrow', fertility professor claims


While men and women have a different shaped pelvis, there would nevertheless be room for an implanted womb . Hayden Cross, who was born a woman, gave birth to a baby girl after falling pregnant thanks to a sperm donor, however he had put a full sex change on hold. Read More »

Houston Texans have discussed Colin Kaepernick


The Denver Broncos are planning to start second-year quarterback Paxton Lynch once he returns from the shoulder injury that he sustained in the third game of the preseason. Since then, he's turned a team known for defense into one with a high-flying offense. Watson also ranks first in rushing yards among quarterbacks (269) and is tied for first in touchdown passes (19).? Currently, the Texans have Tom Savage as starter with TJ Yates and Matt McGloin as backups [VIDEO ]. Read More »

Shares in Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) Acquired by Alps Advisors Inc

Macquarie Research downgraded the shares of DIS in report on Wednesday, May 17 to "Neutral" rating. As per Wednesday, August 9, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG) has risen 8.59% since November 5, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.37% the S&P500. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC grew its holdings in Walt Disney Company (The) by 3.7% in the 1st quarter. Read More »

PDP sweeps Enugu Council Polls


Our correspondent learnt that the APC supporters insisted that voting would not hold until the electoral officials produced the result sheets, which they suspected to be in the possession of the PDP. Voting and accreditation did not commence as scheduled because of late (NAN) reported that as at 8am, materials were yet to leave the local government headquarters to the polling units. Read More »

Men could become pregnant TOMORROW thanks to shock breakthrough


Richard Paulson, stated his confidence that transgender women could soon be able to have a uterus transplant . "Trans-men" are those women who have had sex change operations to become a man, but they still have functioning wombs. However, British experts have warned that initiating a pregnancy in transgender women may be unethical and it would safer for the child to be born through a surrogate mother. Read More »

Three Keys to Broncos-Eagles


Carson Wentz has thrown a pick in each of the last two games, but he's tied with Deshaun Watson at 19 scores thrown on the season. Ian Eagle (play-by-play) and Dan Fouts (color analyst) will call the game on TV with Evan Washburn reporting from the sidelines. Read More »

British woman arrested for drug trafficking in Egypt


Plummer, accused of drug trafficking, could face 25 years in prison, according to the Egyptian Constitution's penal code. In Britain tramadol is prescription only, but it is banned in Turkey where addicts use it as a heroin substitute. "She's so by the book, so routine, she just likes her own home comforts, watches Emmerdale every night or things like that, going to bed at nine o'clock every night", he said. Read More »

Cancer killing metal on Earth wiped out Dinosaurs


The compound can be targeted specifically at cancerous cells , and it will transfer the energy of the light to the oxygen within the cell, producing singlet oxygen . However, the new study still offers a new perspective on this kind of cancer treatment. "International collaborations can greatly hasten progress. Read More »

China extends national anthem 'disrespect' law to Hong Kong


The move follows Xi's appointment to a second five-year term as party leader, for which he has touted a vision of achieving a "Chinese Dream" of a powerful, prosperous nation. China's parliament has formally extended a law banning disrespect of the national anthem to cover Hong Kong, a move that critics say undermines the city's autonomy and freedoms. Read More »

Rampaging India look to seal T20I series against Kiwis


Such has been India's domination at home in the last couple of years. "We got a bit of an idea that their plan is to sweep against spinners. So accordingly, we had planned". "Every game we play, we try to put on our best performance and try to win for our country and we're going to approach the same way", Sodhi said. Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan added 158 runs for the opening wicket as the visitors paid the price for dropped catches and some poor ground fielding. Read More »

Marines hospitalized in California E. Coli outbreak


While investigators continue searching for the source of the contagion, commanders have quarantined sick recruits from those who have yet to display symptoms, mandated increased hand washing and ensured proper sanitation in all training areas, officials said. Read More »

Technical education cannot be provided through correspondence: SC


The bench clarified that if the students clear the tests within the stipulated time, all the advantages shall be restored to them and their degrees will stand revived. "The committee may also suggest an oversight mechanism to regulate the deemed universities", it added. The Centre would place the report of the committee before the Supreme Court, which will consider it on September 11, 2018. Read More »

Gordon Murray auto light on details


The IGM brand - whose initials stand for Ian Gordon Murray, the designer's full name - was coined for Murray's first auto, a roadster he built and raced in South Africa in his teens. His new IGM road auto will be built at premises at Dunsfold Park in Surrey. The new coupé and all future GMA cars will have a redesigned version of the logo Murray first drew for that auto. Read More »

Nebraska records its first influenza-related death of the season

Last flu season, DE had 4,590 confirmed flu cases, 15 of which were fatal. "But in some of the cases we've seen that upper-respiratory can roll over to pneumonia or bronchitis". That's not necessarily cause for concern, he said, but it does underscore the potential seriousness of the disease and the importance of vaccination. Read More »

Shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) are sold by Navellier & Associates Inc

Cdk Global Inc now has $8.86 billion valuation. General Electric Company has 8.88 billion shares outstanding, and in the last trade has seen ATR around 0.58. Therefore 40% are positive. Wolfe Research lowered shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation from a "market perform" rating to an "underperform" rating in a research report on Monday, July 17th. Read More »

Trump says unsure if Tillerson will remain secretary of state


Still, the remark once again brought into question Tillerson's future in the Trump administration. NBC News reported in early October that Tillerson considered resigning from his post atop the State Department over the summer, at one point reportedly referring to the president as a "moron". Read More »

Forever Unbridled scores upset win in Breeders' Cup Distaff


At the wire, it was Forever Unbridled staying on for a half length win over Abel Tasman with Paradise Woods , the Grade 1 Zenyatta victor at Santa Anita, another three lengths astern in third. Her trainer, John Sadler, is looking to end his 0 for 39 skid at the Breeders' Cup. Mendelssohn ($11.60) gave the Euros their first Breeders' Cup win of the weekend, making a mid-stretch move storming home to win the $1 million Juvenile Turf. Read More »

Court Declines To Suspend Metuh's Trial


Justice Abang who has now resumed sitting for the Friday's proceedings is to first rule on the request by the defence to defer the testimony of Dasuki until his release from the custody of the DSS and would be able to have access to his records which he claimed he needed to be able to continue his testimony. Read More »

Sector Highlights- Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:JUNO), Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft (NYSE:DB)

The stock was sold at an average price of $44.76, for a total value of $326,076.60. Analysts are forecasting earnings of $-0.79 on a per share basis this quarter. Several equities analysts have commented on the stock. Leerink Swann reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $86.00 price target on shares of Juno Therapeutics in a research note on Thursday, July 14th. Read More »