• Flu bug hits hard in area'hot spot'
Flu bug hits hard in area'hot spot'

This year's vaccine isn't as effective as usual , but it can still prevent you from getting some versions of the flu. Additionally, everyone should do not forget to thoroughly wash their hands throughout the day, avoid touching their face area and other orifices without reason, and to stay warm in colder weather to prevent the virus from repl...

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  • Laboratory Corp. of America (LH) Now Covered by Evercore ISI
Laboratory Corp. of America (LH) Now Covered by Evercore ISI

About 569,529 shares traded. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500. Laboratory Corp. of America's revenue for the quarter was up 9.5% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, September 11 report. As per Monday, May 29, the company rating was downgraded by Zelman.

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  • Carrie Underwood Feat. Ludacris: 'The Champion' Stream, Lyrics & Download
Carrie Underwood Feat. Ludacris: 'The Champion' Stream, Lyrics & Download

The singer released an upbeat and anthemic new single, " The Champion ", on Thursday, and it features an unexpected guest-Ludacris. The music video was filmed past year, before Underwood's accident that resulted in over 40 facial stitches, and the song premiered online Friday.

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  • Tua Tagovailoa defends Jalen Hurts against criticism
Tua Tagovailoa defends Jalen Hurts against criticism

He is expected to make a full recovery although he may not be able to participate in spring practice. And just to clarify, that open job belongs to the Giants , who are already interviewing candidates to replace second-year coach Ben McAdoo who was sacked during the team's miserable 3-13 campaign.

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  • Supreme Court to Consider Texas Redistricting Case
Supreme Court to Consider Texas Redistricting Case

As one of seven states without an income tax, South Dakota is heavily dependent on its 4.5% sales tax. These different rules and regulations only serve to highlight the quagmire online sellers face if they have to collect, track, and remit sales tax to 50 states and countless municipalities.

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  • 'Arrogant' surgeon burned his initials onto patients' livers during transplants
'Arrogant' surgeon burned his initials onto patients' livers during transplants

The judge accepted that the patients were not physically harmed, but said one had suffered "extreme and enduring" psychological stress after learning what had happened. One of Bramhall's branded patients, an unnamed woman, wrote a victim impact statement shared during the sentencing hearing, The Mirror reports .

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  • Actress Meryl Streep says Oprah has 'the voice of a leader'
Actress Meryl Streep says Oprah has 'the voice of a leader'

Comparisons to ALL THE PRESIDENTS MEN is inevitable, and this is a worthy film to pair with that classic, but this is the story that preceded Watergate, and without which Watergate would not have happened. The pair praised Oprah Winfrey's speech at the Golden Globes earlier this week. For his part Spielberg is happy with any role The Post ...

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  • North Carolina Congressional Districts Struck Down for 2018
North Carolina Congressional Districts Struck Down for 2018

Pennsylvania is a political swing state by many measures. "It's because of technologically diabolical gerrymandering, the redistricting that this Republican legislature has put into place". They were "motivated by invidious partisan intent" is how the judges describe it. That's rich-accusing a federal appeals court of exactly what the GOP has d...

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  • Evercore ISI Initiates Coverage on Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG)
Evercore ISI Initiates Coverage on Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG)

Price T Rowe Associates Inc /Md/ owns $5.14 billion in Intuitive Surgical, Inc ., which represents roughly 10.88% of the company's market cap and approximately 12.46% of the institutional ownership. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, January 22 report. (NASDAQ: ISRG ) on Tuesday, January 2 with "Hold" rating. Since...

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  • Zac Brown Band coming back to Fenway
Zac Brown Band coming back to Fenway

The Eagles will also be joining the Zac Brown band in Boston and San Diego. The group has won three Grammys, and has had eight previous nominations. Tickets will go on sale to the public on January 19 at 10 a.m.in Lincoln and range in price from $28.25 to $78.25 plus fees. The wristband policy will be in effect for this concert.

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  • You shouldn't feed your dog raw meat. This is why
You shouldn't feed your dog raw meat. This is why

The meat carries bacteria that can be unsafe to both animals and humans. Eight products contained Sarcocystes parasites and two products (6 percent) contained Toxoplasma gondii parasites. They found E. coliin 86 percent of the products, while 54 percent included L. monocytogenes and 20 percent held Salmonella . Commercial dry or canne...

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  • Zinedine Zidane on Real Madrid's Jaurary transfer business
Zinedine Zidane on Real Madrid's Jaurary transfer business

The former France worldwide watched his side slip 16 points behind La Liga leaders Barcelona on Sunday as they were held to a 2-2 draw against Celta Vigo, which leaves them fourth in the current standings. Leganes, founded in 1928, is playing only its second season in the first division of Spanish football. "Now it's down to Zinedine Zidane ...

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  • USA east coast hit with sub-zero wind chill hitting -34C
USA east coast hit with sub-zero wind chill hitting -34C

In one of the latest fatalities attributed to the weather, a auto slid off an icy road, killing a pedestrian early on Friday in North Charleston in the southeastern US state of SC, city officials said. A man shoveling snow in Babylon, on New York's Long Island, had a heart attack and died Thursday during the storm, Suffolk County spokesman Derek ...

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  • Boosts Stake in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)
Boosts Stake in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

Gilead Sciences, Inc . ( NASDAQ : GILD ) has declined 21.80% since January 11, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Zpr Investment Management decreased its stake in Tower Intl Inc (TOWR) by 27.4% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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  • Kashmiri militants killed by Indian forces are 'martyrs', says PDP MLA
Kashmiri militants killed by Indian forces are 'martyrs', says PDP MLA

Mir's remark triggered an uproar in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly with Opposition leaders, including former CM Omar Abdullah, demanding the PDP-BJP Government's response. While the lawmaker wasn't present, his family escaped unhurt. NDTV reported that Aijaz Ahmad Mir repeated today what he had declared in the state assembly yesterday.

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  • Recent Insiders Bustle: Macy's, Inc. (M), Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)
Recent Insiders Bustle: Macy's, Inc. (M), Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)

It has outperformed by 2.42% the S&P500. Insiders sold a total of 96,585 shares of company stock valued at $2,578,197 over the last three months. Boston Scientific Corp now has $37.67B valuation. The most recent open market insider trade was Disposition (Non Open Market) of 1,101 shares on a day where the closing price was 24.79. ESRX's profit wi...

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  • Levack's Locks For The NFL Divisional round
Levack's Locks For The NFL Divisional round

The Eagles will be without Carson Wentz, relying on Nick Foles in their first playoff game. I had high expectations for the Los Angeles Rams as they entered the postseason for the first time in several years, but the Atlanta Falcons showed the importance of experience.

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  • NBC nearly sold out on ads for Super Bowl
NBC nearly sold out on ads for Super Bowl

Executive Producer of Super Bowl LII , Fred Gaudelli, speaks onstage during the Television Critics Association Press Tour at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena on January 9, 2018 in Pasadena, California. Ultimately, one way or another, we do think that the big game is meant mostly to be about fun, crazy, and getting everyone together in order to...

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  • Cough and cold medicines with opioids shouldn't be given to children: FDA
Cough and cold medicines with opioids shouldn't be given to children: FDA

The Food and Drug Administration released a statement Thursday saying it will require changes to safety labels on prescription opioid cough and cold medicines that contain codeine or hydrocodone, citing the "serious risks" these medicines pose to children.

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  • Health Department Calls Increase in Flu in Connecticut 'Alarming'
Health Department Calls Increase in Flu in Connecticut 'Alarming'

Dr. Byers said the flu shot is still the best protection against flu-related complications, and while it may not prevent infection, it can drastically reduce the severity and length of illness and prevent serious complications such as hospitalizations and even death.

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  • Bitcoin conference stops accepting bitcoin for tickets, oh the irony
Bitcoin conference stops accepting bitcoin for tickets, oh the irony

The North American Bitcoin Conference , held in Miami next week, said on its website that network congestion and manual processing influenced the decision to stop accepting payments in cryptocurrencies. Relatively slow transaction times and high processing fees for bitcoin payments have led to many merchants rethinking their decisions to accept ...

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  • Edge Wealth Management Trimmed Qualcomm (QCOM) Position By $642345; CHINESEINVESTORSCOM (CIIX
Edge Wealth Management Trimmed Qualcomm (QCOM) Position By $642345; CHINESEINVESTORSCOM (CIIX

Peak Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Qualcomm Inc (Call) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $96.63 billion market cap company. 62,137 are held by Iberiabank. It also reduced Cvs Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) stake by 251,100 shares and now owns 129,193 shares. Lenox Wealth Mngmt, Ohio-based fund reported 13,792 share...

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  • 'Super Strong' Tiger Zinda Hai set to enter Rs 300-crore club
'Super Strong' Tiger Zinda Hai set to enter Rs 300-crore club

Talking about the film's success at the box office, Salman told Mid-Day, "For us, it is the audiences' love and reactions that matter the most, and we feel overwhelmed with the love that Tiger Zinda Hai has garnered". If you think the romantic angle between Salman and Katrina Kaif is one of the many reasons the film had such a huge buzz around it...

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  • Teen Use of Non-Cigarette Tobacco Products Increases Smoking Risk
Teen Use of Non-Cigarette Tobacco Products Increases Smoking Risk

However, this study was the first to directly compare these products, as well as compare use of a single product to polyuse of noncigarette products. The majority of teens who use these products buy vapes and e-cigarettes with these kinds of flavorings, according another study from the University of MI in 2016.

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  • BRCA Breast Cancer Gene Doesn't Affect Patient Survival
BRCA Breast Cancer Gene Doesn't Affect Patient Survival

But it is unlikely to affect the many women , like Miss Jolie, who choose to have surgery as a precaution when they find out they carry the mutated gene, in order to slash their chance of being diagnosed with cancer in the first place. After 10 years, faulty gene carrier survival was 73.4% compared with 70.1% for non-carriers. Surgery may still ...

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