• FDA OKs Gene Therapy for Rare Mutation-Associated Vision Loss
FDA OKs Gene Therapy for Rare Mutation-Associated Vision Loss

The Food and Drug Administration approved the drug, Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) for a rare vision-destroying mutation that affects up to 2,000 people in the U.S. The drug is OK'd for RPE65 mutation linked retinal dystrophy. The company also received a rare pediatric disease priority review voucher under a program meant to encourage development of new d...

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  • Rnc Capital Management LLC Has Increased Bristol (BMY) Stake
Rnc Capital Management LLC Has Increased Bristol (BMY) Stake

About 235 shares traded. Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) has risen 19.91% since December 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 37.05% the S&P500. Therefore 32% are positive. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company has a one year low of $46.01 and a one year high of $66.10. The company was maintained on Monday, August 14 by Cowen & Co.

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  • Today's Hot Mover - Eli Lilly and Company, (NYSE: LLY)
Today's Hot Mover - Eli Lilly and Company, (NYSE: LLY)

Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp decreased its stake in Lilly Eli & Co ( LLY ) by 27.32% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 63% are positive. After $-1.21 actual earnings per share reported by Dermira, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.61% negative EPS growth.

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  • Red Cross to hold blood drive in San Gabriel
Red Cross to hold blood drive in San Gabriel

NHS Blood and Transplant needs donors with B negative and O negative blood to donate after the bad weather hit blood collection. However, donations are a year-round necessity to respond to everyday patient emergencies. Donors will receive a long-sleeved Red Cross T-shirt, while supplies last. NHS Blood and Transplant reports that the recent freez...

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  • Woman Finishes Her Final Exams While In Labour, Smashes It
Woman Finishes Her Final Exams While In Labour, Smashes It

Nayzia Thomas was all set to give birth to her baby, which is a big enough deal as it is, but she also had something else on her mind. Then she gave birth to her son, Anthony Johnson, on December 12 at 1:30 p.m. "My jaw just hit the damn floor", commented one fan, while another added: "And I'm sitting here... not pregnant... in high school ......

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"Transgender" among list of words reportedly banned at the CDC

The seven forbidden words or phrases are: "evidence-based", "science-based", "vulnerable", "entitlement", "diversity", " transgender ", and "fetus". Regarding the ban on using "evidence-based" or "science-based", the White House suggested the alternative: " CDC bases its recommendations on science in consideration with community standards and wi...

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  • NZME, Fairfax reviewing rejected merger appeal
NZME, Fairfax reviewing rejected merger appeal

It agreed with ComCom that the media companies could not prove a "substantial lessening in competition" (SLC) was not likely for online national news, Sunday papers, and for advertising and readers where their community papers compete. NZME chief executive Michael Boggs said he was disappointed the court had rejected the appeal as he believed a m...

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  • Ltd. Acquires 33179 Shares of Hormel Foods Corp (HRL)
Ltd. Acquires 33179 Shares of Hormel Foods Corp (HRL)

The stock decreased 0.54% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $86.38. The shares were sold at an average price of $34.37, for a total transaction of $1,229,930.45. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, August 24 by Edward Jones. The rating was initiated by Jefferies on Wednesday, December 16 with "Buy". Since August 30, 201...

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  • People allergic to eggs, safe to get flu vaccine
People allergic to eggs, safe to get flu vaccine

However, now the Joint Task Force On Practice Parameters says that people with egg allergies don't need to take special precautions. "There are hundreds of thousands of hospitalizations, and tens of thousands of deaths in the United States every year because of the flu, most of which could be prevented with a flu shot", allergist Dr.

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  • Kaka announces retirement from global football
Kaka announces retirement from global football

Thank you! I'm now ready for the next journey. "I needed time to think and make a very calm decision, very calm and very conscious of what I would like to do with my professional life. Kaka failed to replicate his best form in Madrid as he struggled with a serious knee injury and he returned to Milan in 2013. As a midfielder, Kakà brought home 92...

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  • Oscar Pistorius will appeal murder sentence after court more than doubles punishment
Oscar Pistorius will appeal murder sentence after court more than doubles punishment

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) successfully appealed to the Supreme Court last month to have his sentence increased from the six years handed down by the High Court. He was initially sentenced to six years for culpable homicide in 2014, a prison term that prosecutors described as "shockingly lenient". Pistorius served only 10 months o...

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  • Jio Offer: Triple Cashback Offer Extended Till December 25
Jio Offer: Triple Cashback Offer Extended Till December 25

However, all the benefits of the offer remain the same except the Paytm cashback. These vouchers can be used to deduct Rs. 50 while purchasing future recharge packs. Earlier, the expiry date was extended until December 15, but now users can avail the plan till December 25, 2017. The instant cashback from partner wallets will be credited to user wal...

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  • $0.66 just might be within reach for Altria Group (NYSE:MO) shareholder
$0.66 just might be within reach for Altria Group (NYSE:MO) shareholder

King Wealth Gru Limited Liability Company has invested 2.43% in Altria Group, Inc. The stock increased 2.12% or $0.55 during the last trading session, reaching $26.45. Ing Groep Nv has 224,860 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. Assetmark owns 76 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Rockland Co invested in 61,739 shares.

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  • Please share your handbook on double hundreds, Virat Kohli requests Rohit Sharma
Please share your handbook on double hundreds, Virat Kohli requests Rohit Sharma

Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma together have formed some of the sensational partnership on 22 yards winning the games single-handedly for their country. This was his 3rd double-century in ODIs and none has even done it twice. Rohit Sharma's 208 not out in the second ODI against Sri Lanka in Mohali was his third double hundred in 50-over inte...

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  • Third Vermont Inmate Held In Pennsylvania's Camp Hill Prison Dies
Third Vermont Inmate Held In Pennsylvania's Camp Hill Prison Dies

Herbert Rodgers died Monday morning at a Harrisburg, Pa., hospital, according to Janette Hoague, an executive staff assistant at the Vermont Department of Corrections. In previous arrangements, Vermont officials contracted with a private company to house inmates in accordance with state law and Vermont Department of Corrections policy.

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  • Leach agrees to five-year extension at Washington State
Leach agrees to five-year extension at Washington State

Washington State and Mike Leach have agreed on a new five-year deal that will pay the coach around $4 million a year and put his salary among the top third of Pac-12 coaches, SI has learned. The school also inflated the assistant coaches' pool, which will see an increase of $400,000 for 2018. "We have accomplished some great things in our time h...

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  • AbbVie (ABBV) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds
AbbVie (ABBV) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds

The stock increased 1.32% or $0.99 during the last trading session, reaching $75.76. Williams Jones & Associates Llc, which manages about $4.95B and $3.96B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Fidelity Contrafund Inc Com (FCNTX) by 6,826 shares to 10,420 shares, valued at $1.19 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing.

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  • Ending net neutrality will hurt small businesses
Ending net neutrality will hurt small businesses

Basically, there's still time to save the free and open web, and you can help do it. But without net neutrality, it will become a private square - with massive corporations deciding what people and ideas get in. Schneiderman, between 10,000 and 50,000 fake comments came from Minnesota during the public comment period. "As we've told the FCC: moving...

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  • Humana Inc. (HUM): Insider Trading and Ownership Analysis
Humana Inc. (HUM): Insider Trading and Ownership Analysis

Of those insider trades, 0 shares of Humana Inc. were purchased and 0 shares were sold. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated their hold rating on shares of Humana (NYSE:HUM) in a report published on Tuesday, December 5th. Research analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald boosted their FY2018 earnings estimates for shares of Humana in a note issued to investors on W...

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  • Bill O'Brien: Texans' effort not lacking against Jaguars
Bill O'Brien: Texans' effort not lacking against Jaguars

The Texans fell to 4-10 Sunday with an embarrassing 45-7 loss to the Jaguars. "I have to come in here and answer the questions, and like I said, I'll never resign as the head football coach of the Houston Texans ". The relationship between the men has always been complicated, and many close to the situation believe change is on the horizon. "I...

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  • PM kicks off first official working visit to Sri Lanka
PM kicks off first official working visit to Sri Lanka

Najib said this to the Malaysian media today after holding a meeting with Sri Lanka President, Maithripala Sirisena, and attending a roundtable negotiation between the government and private sector of both countries. As of 2016, Sri Lanka is Malaysia's 41st largest trading partner, its 33rd largest export destination and its 67th largest import sou...

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  • CDC Director Says There Are 'No Banned Words'
CDC Director Says There Are 'No Banned Words'

When it comes to science and the environment, the current U.S. administration has taken some questionable decisions - to put it mildly. An HHS spokesman, however, didn't deny there was a ban. 2017 has been a whirlwind of a year for the United States for many reasons, but the one that draws the most attention has been politics. Federal agencie...

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  • Thierry Henry is crowned Igwe in Lagos
Thierry Henry is crowned Igwe in Lagos

Henry later recognised and praised a one-legged footballer whom he described as "the real Igwe". He has earned the Igwe titled and as such, crowned. Apart from being crowned as Igwe, the Sky Sports pundit also partook in the cooking of jollof rice.

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  • Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani wins in Gujarat Poll
Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani wins in Gujarat Poll

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has alleged that senior Congress leaders including former premier Dr Manmohan Singh colluded with Pakistani officials at a dinner event in Delhi earlier this month in an attempt to influence the Gujarat result.

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  • Rohingya villages razed despite refugee deal - HRW
Rohingya villages razed despite refugee deal - HRW

Despite a recent deal agreed by the Bangladesh and Burmese governments to repatriate them, more refugees continue to stream across the border. Satellite imagery shows that Rohingya villages in Myanmar continued to be destroyed even as Myanmar and Bangladesh signed an agreement last month to return refugees from the ethnic Muslim minority who ha...

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