• Shares Picking Up Steam: Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)
Shares Picking Up Steam: Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 2.0% compared to the same quarter past year. Gardner Lewis Asset Management LP sold 2,100 shares as the company's stock rose 10.88% with the market. BMO Capital Markets upgraded it to "Buy" rating and $145.0 target in Friday, October 20 report. Deutsche Bank maintained it with "Hold" rating and $155.0 tar...

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  • Giambra calls marijuana legalization answer to NYS budget woes
Giambra calls marijuana legalization answer to NYS budget woes

Andrew Cuomo's favorability rating is up after the Democrat vowed to challenge the federal income tax overhaul that's expected to hurt the state. Former Erie County Executive Joel Giambra is one of the last members of a group seeking the GOP nod to run against the incumbent.

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  • Puerto Rican school rejoices as electricity returns 112 days after Hurricane Maria
Puerto Rican school rejoices as electricity returns 112 days after Hurricane Maria

Some 40 percent of customers in Puerto Rico remain without electricity almost four months later. The lack of power, potable water and damaged buildings made it hard to run schools, hospitals and workplaces. Indisputable joy from all of us who are part of the ABPN. We Energies, Duke Energy, and other power companies are among those from the main...

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  • Iran's Khamenei urges Israel's 'defeat,' accuses Saudis of 'treason'
Iran's Khamenei urges Israel's 'defeat,' accuses Saudis of 'treason'

Although the Saudis have consistently denied having any relations with Israel, there have been signs of rapprochement between the countries. "This is certainly a betrayal of the Islamic Ummah and the Muslim World", he said. Khamenei accuses Riyadh of betrayal by aligning with Washington despite its recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital . ...

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  • Trump chief of staff: Mexico won't pay for border wall
Trump chief of staff: Mexico won't pay for border wall

According to the Post , who cited two lawmakers who took notes during the meeting, Kelly was asked by Representative Lucille Roybal-Allard of California to explain Trump's proposed wall along the U.S. and I pointed out to all the members that were in the room that they all say things during the course of campaigns that may or may not be fully info...

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  • Jeff Flake destroys Trump from the Senate floor for 'battering' the truth
Jeff Flake destroys Trump from the Senate floor for 'battering' the truth

Trump had previously tweeted he would hand out disparaging awards to news outlets today. "When President Trump talks about fake news, he's not only referring to negative coverage on himself which independent studies have confirmed is around 90 percent of all broadcast statements, he's also referring to general media bias".

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  • 9 charged in connection with hazing death of FSU student
9 charged in connection with hazing death of FSU student

The Tallahassee Police Department issued arrest warrants yesterday for Luke E . It is his understanding that all nine were affiliated with the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity that hosted the function, he said. The party introduced pledges to their big brothers and included drinking large amounts of liquor straight from the bottle. Investigators learned ...

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  • USA military to maintain open-ended presence in Syria: Tillerson
USA military to maintain open-ended presence in Syria: Tillerson

ISIS is another name for the Islamic State. Tillerson's comments were the first time a senior Trump administration official pledged to keep USA troops in Syria well after the current battle ends. "Assad's regime is corrupt, and his methods of governance and economic development have increasingly excluded certain ethnic and religious groups", Ti...

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  • 9 of 12 National Park System Advisory Board Members Quit: Chairman
9 of 12 National Park System Advisory Board Members Quit: Chairman

The president has not yet nominated a director of the National Park Service. Other advisory groups have dissolved in the past year but at Zinke's behest. In May 2017, Zinke suspended the work of more than 200 National Parks advisory boards, committees and subcommittees, stating in a memo that the DOI needed to review "the charter and charge o...

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  • Police Look To Identify Robbery Suspect
Police Look To Identify Robbery Suspect

The clerk, who, other than the suspect, was the only person in the store at the time of the robbery, was uninjured. Shortly after, Randolph Police broadcasted a description of the suspect driving a blue 2009 Pontiac G6 sedan. Holbrook Police tried to stop the suspect, but he fled, and officers chased him back to Randolph. Around 4:30 p.m., the ...

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  • MPs approve landmark Brexit bill
MPs approve landmark Brexit bill

British MPs gave the green light on Wednesday to a landmark Brexit bill after weeks of debate and a damaging government defeat, but the legislation now faces a battle in the upper chamber. The Scottish and Welsh governments are also concerned that the bill will allow the Conservative government to seize control over policy areas that they believe...

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  • Two Nigerian policemen killed during kidnap of American, Canadian
Two Nigerian policemen killed during kidnap of American, Canadian

However, abductions of foreigners are not uncommon. Mukhtar Aliyu, confirmed the incident saying the kidnappers killed two police escorts and abducted two Americans and two Canadians. The officer urged Nigerians to be vigilant and report any suspected persons or group of persons to the appropriate authorities. Parts of the Abuja-Kaduna road hav...

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  • Trump's new security strategy puts 'America First'
Trump's new security strategy puts 'America First'

The new United States security strategy shows "an unwillingness to give up the idea of a unipolar world - moreover, an insistent unwillingness, disregard for a multipolar world", he said . "Our leaders engaged in nation-building overseas, while they failed to build up and replenish our nation at home", Trump told federal employees at the Ronal...

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  • Chrissy Teigen hosts the fake Fake News Awards for President Trump
Chrissy Teigen hosts the fake Fake News Awards for President Trump

NBC's late-night program went " live from the Trump Hotel " in our nation's capital for The Fake News Awards, hosted by Fallon dressed as the Commander in Chief. When asked about the ceremony on Tuesday afternoon, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the awards were a "potential event". On Sunday, Arizona Senator Jeff Flake...

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  • Phil Murphy Sworn In As New Jersey Governor, Attacks Trump
Phil Murphy Sworn In As New Jersey Governor, Attacks Trump

That's not how Jon Corzine, New Jersey's last Democratic governor, ran the show. He was in prime position just behind state Supreme Court Chief Justice Stuart Rabner as the new governor took the oath on the same Bible that John F. "Anybody we've met since then is going to be subject to complete disclosure above the threshold of whatever the gif...

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  • Bob Dole to receive Congressional Gold Medal Wednesday afternoon
Bob Dole to receive Congressional Gold Medal Wednesday afternoon

The former Kansas Senator was honored for being particularly instrumental in the commissioning of the World War II Veterans Memorial. "And he always has", Trump said. Dole went on to a political career that included a stint as Senate Majority Leader and Republican nominee for president in 1996. Dole ran for vice president in 1976 on President Ger...

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  • WWE star Roman Reigns linked to massive steroid investigation
WWE star Roman Reigns linked to massive steroid investigation

In addition to Reigns Rodriguez named two other celebrities who were involved in the steroid ring, including movie star Mark Wahlberg . Rodriguez discloses Roman Reigns' name at the 4:10 mark in the video above, to Johnny Bravo, who is now in the process of producing a special meant to debunk what happened with the DEA raid at the Iron Addi...

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  • Russian Federation must have best forces to resist aggression, says Vladimir Putin
Russian Federation must have best forces to resist aggression, says Vladimir Putin

We are going to pursue neutralizing the worldwide terrorism centers together with other countries that are willing to fight against such global threat, to carry out a joint work and to exchange information, he explained. He said that although Russian nuclear forces had a level that provided "reliable strategic deterrence", they should be develop...

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  • Bannon refuses to comply with subpoena
Bannon refuses to comply with subpoena

Democrat Adam Schiff of California said: "This was effectively a gag order by the White House". The intelligence committee's chair, Devin Nunes , acknowledged its subpoena to reporters earlier Tuesday. president Donald Trump's son and others engaged in " treasonous " behaviour for taking a meeting with Russians during the 2016 presidenti...

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  • Now it's Robert Mueller's turn to examine Steve Bannon
Now it's Robert Mueller's turn to examine Steve Bannon

The reported subpoena of Bannon does not mean he is a target of Mueller's criminal investigation. The Russians had promised the Trump officials damaging information about Democrat Hillary Clinton. Some legal experts said the subpoena could be a sign that the investigation was intensifying, while others said it may simply have been a negotiating...

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  • Russia's SECRET powerful nuclear submarine and how the U.S. military is responding
Russia's SECRET powerful nuclear submarine and how the U.S. military is responding

Last week, The Guardian reported the Trump administration is planning to loosen the restrictions on the use of nuclear weapons and develop a nuclear warhead for U.S. "In addition to modernising "legacy" Soviet nuclear systems, Russian Federation is developing and deploying new nuclear warheads and launchers", the document said.

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  • Labour rebels attack Richard Leonard over 'hardest Brexit'
Labour rebels attack Richard Leonard over 'hardest Brexit'

He said: 'Once again the very top of Labour, this time Jeremy Corbyn and Emily Thornberry, have failed to rule out a second referendum . Richard Leonard has come under fire from rebel MPs. embassy in London. The comedian-turned-aspiring-politician has missed out on a place on the NEC for the second time - coming in fourth. The others include C...

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  • UK Appoints Minister of Loneliness
UK Appoints Minister of Loneliness

The creation of the ministry is reportedly to honor the legacy of Labour MP Jo Cox , who May has described as one who wanted to "shine a light" on loneliness. Cox's widower, Brendan Cox, tweeted early Wednesday: "One of the terrible things about losing Jo is knowing how much difference she would have made in the world".

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  • Ivanka Trump mocked after praising 'inspiring' Oprah Winfrey speech
Ivanka Trump mocked after praising 'inspiring' Oprah Winfrey speech

Although nothing has been officially confirmed on Winfrey's side, only time will tell if she indeed has any political intentions. "I like Oprah . I know her very well". The excitement surrounding Oprah says more about the appetite that many of us Americans have, after a year of the Trump presidency, for a knowledgeable, compassionate, charismati...

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  • Inc. Purchases New Stake in QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)
Inc. Purchases New Stake in QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

Northpointe Capital Llc who had been investing in Emcore Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $177.69M market cap company. The stock increased 0.17% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $30.1. Pacific Heights Asset Limited Liability Company holds 0.53% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) for 10...

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