• Women's Risk for Ovarian Cancer May Come From ... Dad?
Women's Risk for Ovarian Cancer May Come From ... Dad?

Scientists in NY studied a database of family cases and identified a variant passed via a man's X chromosome. Dubbed the "silent killer", ovarian cancer mainly affects women over the age of 45 and is their fourth most common form of cancer death.

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  • US diplomats in Cuba had
US diplomats in Cuba had "concussion-like injury"

United States diplomats in Cuba who in 2016 reported hearing loss, fogginess, and vertigo after hearing chirping sounds, suffered from concussion symptoms with no known cause, a new medical report concluded. Some experts say that the scores were lower but within normal limits. An explanation for the symptoms , which led to the expulsion of ...

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  • Health officials: 153 Oklahomans have died from the flu, including child
Health officials: 153 Oklahomans have died from the flu, including child

Many have voiced concerns that the current flu vaccine is only 10 percent effective, said Rodriguez, but that isn't true. There have been eight flu-related deaths in Nova Scotia over the past week, and health officials say it may be the result of an abnormal influenza season.

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  • How Many Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC)'s Analysts Are Bullish?
How Many Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

Td Asset Management reported 30,827 shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Kilroy Realty from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 4th. After having $0.71 EPS previously, MTY Food Group Inc.'s analysts see 4.23% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.25% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching...

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  • Sheetz recognized as one of 100 Best Companies
Sheetz recognized as one of 100 Best Companies

Great Place to Work U.S. measures companies on the following characteristics: Executive team effectiveness, innovation, people-focused programs, and Great Place to Work For All. Regarded as both a great company to work for and a great company to do business with, Hyland develops software solutions that help organizations digitize business operatio...

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  • Cauvery water dispute: Advantage Karnataka as SC reduces Tamil Nadu's share
Cauvery water dispute: Advantage Karnataka as SC reduces Tamil Nadu's share

The top court made it clear that Karnataka's share was increased keeping in view the fact that there's an increased demand for drinking water in Bengaluru, and also for many industrial activities, ANI reported. The apex court might issue a direction for the constitution of the Cauvery Management Board and Cauvery Water Regulatory Authority. So,...

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  • Soshnikov trade gives Maple Leafs flexibility ahead of National Hockey League trade deadline
Soshnikov trade gives Maple Leafs flexibility ahead of National Hockey League trade deadline

With Soshnikov, a pending restricted free agent, set to return from IR the Maple Leafs were in a bind as activating Soshnikov would've put the team over the 23-man roster limit. Soshnikov was placed on injured reserve on December 12 with a lower-body injury and has missed 28 games as a result of the ailment. For Soshnikov, this trade means a fres...

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  • Pakistan Court Issues Warrant for Former Envoy to Washington
Pakistan Court Issues Warrant for Former Envoy to Washington

He said, "I have read with mild amusement the Pakistan Supreme Court's claim to have issued global warrants for my arrest for failing to appear before it". They had argued that Haqqani maligned Pakistan in the books he wrote, "which proves that he is a traitor". On 7 February 2018, The Express Tribune reported that Haqqani had instructed his ...

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  • Stocks Charging Up for Historic Highs: Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX)
Stocks Charging Up for Historic Highs: Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX)

About 2.94 million shares traded. IdaCorp, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) has risen 17.69% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 47.32% the S&P500. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, August 10 with "Underweight". They set a "buy" rating and a $75.00 price objective for the company.

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  • Scientists reverse Alzheimer's disease in mouse model
Scientists reverse Alzheimer's disease in mouse model

Merck & Co Inc was widely tipped to be a frontrunner in the global race to find a treatment for the incurable neurodegenerative disease - and in doing so, earn billions. The findings could be a game changer for the pharmaceutical industry, which has had a rough ride with BACE1 inhibitors - although some analysts claim Merck's failure suggests we a...

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  • South Africa elects new president Cyril Ramaphosa after Jacob Zuma resignation
South Africa elects new president Cyril Ramaphosa after Jacob Zuma resignation

Earlier, Zuma's governing ANC party told him to step down or face a vote of no confidence in parliament. With Zuma's resignation, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has stepped in as Acting President of South Africa. Zuma has denied wrongdoing. His reign has, however, been rocked with spate of scandals including mega corruption allegations. ...

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  • Delhi govt sends showcause to Pierce Brosnan over pan masala ad
Delhi govt sends showcause to Pierce Brosnan over pan masala ad

Pierce Brosnan has landed himself in hot water in India - as authorities in Delhi have asked the actor to explain why he was in an ad for a local mouth freshener. He said his contract stated he was to advertise a single product - a "breath freshener/tooth whitener" that contained "no tobacco" or any "harmful ingredient".

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  • MA confirms first death of child from flu-related illness
MA confirms first death of child from flu-related illness

Health officials confirmed that a Haverhill girl's death is the first "influenza-associated" pediatric death in MA this year. Influenza (the flu) is a viral infection caused by different strains and types of viruses. However, the districtwide attendance rate from the beginning of the school year through December was similar to that of the same ti...

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  • Stocks Gaining Momentum- Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)
Stocks Gaining Momentum- Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)

Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO) has risen 63.33% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. Blue Chip Partners Inc. Blackrock reported 99.35 million shares. Banque Pictet Cie Sa owns 20,850 shares. Tarbox Family Office has invested 0% in Analog Devices, Inc. Epoch Inv Incorporated has invested 0.1% ...

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  • Hampden Township medical marijuana dispensary to open Friday
Hampden Township medical marijuana dispensary to open Friday

Qualified patients with a doctor's recommendation will receive a Pennsylvania medical marijuana identification card, allowing the purchase of medical marijuana from an authorized state-licensed medical marijuana dispensary. She emerged from a Butler dispensary with $178 in medical marijuana products for her 17-year-old son, Ryan, ...

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  • Two killed, 7 rescued in building collapse
Two killed, 7 rescued in building collapse

Three labourers have been confirmed as dead, while seven have been rescued till now. "We are unsure how many more are trapped under the debris", Bengaluru mayor Sampath Raj said , adding that the permissions given for the building were being reviewed to ascertain if there was any illegality.

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  • APC has lost goodwill since 2015 -Tinubu
APC has lost goodwill since 2015 -Tinubu

Though he declined comments on whether he was among the foremost aggrieved stakeholders of the party, having previous year called for the sack of Chief Odigie-Oyegun, Tinubu said challenges faced by the government and the President were enormous.

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  • Watch Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka match on TV, online
Watch Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka match on TV, online

Overs 3 - Bangladesh 41 /0. Series: This is the first of two T20Is. Openers Kusal Mendis and Danushka Gunathilaka (30) made 53 in the first five overs to set the flawless platform for the visitors, and although debutants Nazmul Islam and Afif Hossain struck three times in quick succession, two fiery innings from Dasun Shanaka and Thisara Pe...

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  • Which ultra-processed foods are linked to cancer?
Which ultra-processed foods are linked to cancer?

Sanders, who was not involved in the study, said the authors made statistical adjustments to accommodate for some of that, but he cautions that "the approach of categorizing dietary patterns that depend on industrially processed food in relation to disease risk is novel but probably needs refining before it can be translated into practical dietar...

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  • First blood test to detect concussions approved
First blood test to detect concussions approved

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved the first blood test made to help doctors assess whether or not a brain injury is a concussion . Most patients with suspected traumatic brain injury are evaluated using a neurological exam, followed by a CT scan. Results from the Brain Trauma Indicator (Banyan Biomarkers, Inc.) are available w...

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  • Dog Food Recall Affects 4 Companies Over Salmonella Worries
Dog Food Recall Affects 4 Companies Over Salmonella Worries

Redbarn Pet Products also recalled three-packs of 7-inch Bulky Sticks dog chews after the Colorado Department of Agriculture found salmonella in the product sold at one store, USA Today reported . The FDA issued a warning to manufacturers saying it has a zero-tolerance policy for salmonella or other harmful bacteria in pet food. 9900008, 9900...

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  • Philippines raise objection against Chinese undersea given name
Philippines raise objection against Chinese undersea given name

Malacañang on Wednesday, February 14, raised objection to the successful registration of Chinese names for the five underwater features in the Philippine Rise. China also claims huge areas in the South China Sea, despite competing partial claims from several countries including the Philippines. Benham Rise lies on the other side of the Philippine...

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  • Explosion at Indian shipyard kills five workers
Explosion at Indian shipyard kills five workers

The Cochin Shipyard Ltd announced ex-gratia payment of Rs 10 lakh to the families of five workers killed in the explosion. During the interaction with the unions and associations, the Minister and the CMD of Cochin Shipyard assured adequate support to all the affected families.

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  • Transgender woman able to breastfeed in possible first
Transgender woman able to breastfeed in possible first

The 30-year-old, who had been taking feminising hormones for some years, chose to breastfeed when her pregnant partner said she did not want to. She worked with Dr Tamar Reisman and Zil Goldstein, a nurse practitioner, at the Mount Sinai Center for Transgender medicine and Surgery in NYC.

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  • Former All-Star pitcher Loaiza arrested with over 20kg of heroin or cocaine
Former All-Star pitcher Loaiza arrested with over 20kg of heroin or cocaine

After finding the compartment, deputies got a warrant for the nearby house, searched it and found the cocaine, which they say is worth about $500,000. "I don't know how he would get himself involved in this, so it's hard to even comment on it". The Associated Press reported officers discovered packages containing a white powder believed to be c...

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