US congressional leaders forge budget deal that adds to deficit

Schumer (D-N.Y.) said . The US Senate , in a rare display of bipartisanship, has reached a two-year budget deal to raise federal spending by nearly $US300 billion, in an attempt to end the kind of squabbling over fiscal issues that has plagued... More..

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SuRie will characterize the United Kingdom at Eurovision
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

SuRie will characterize the United Kingdom at Eurovision

Cork has appeared at Eurovision on two previous occasions, as a backing dancer for Belgian act Loic Nottet in 2015 and as musical director for Belgium's Blanche a year ago. SuRie has already tasted Eurovisio...More..

by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

(CELG) is Brave Asset Management Inc.'s 4th Largest Position

Moreover, Cardinal Capital Management Llc Ct has 2.45% invested in the company for 493,462 shares. The institutional investor held 21,220 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2017Q3, valued...More..

High number of Middle Tennessee Flu Cases
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

High number of Middle Tennessee Flu Cases

The CDC said this year's flu season is the worst the nation has seen since the 2009 swine flu pandemic. Of those deaths, 100 have been recorded since December 31. And although the vaccine doesn't seem to be a...More..

Restaurateur that boycotted BC wines last week thanks Notley
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Restaurateur that boycotted BC wines last week thanks Notley

A Fort McMurray restaurant owner is thanking Premier Rachel Notley after the province announced they are putting a cork on the flow of B.C. wines coming to Alberta. "The implications of such a threat strike d...More..

Opioid Alternative Kratom Is Actually an Opioid Itself, FDA Warns
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Opioid Alternative Kratom Is Actually an Opioid Itself, FDA Warns

All of those compounds, they discovered, shared structural similarities with opioids like derivatives of morphine. Still, concern about kratom is mounting, especially because some people appear to be using th...More..

Asparagus can spread cancer, say scientists
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Asparagus can spread cancer, say scientists

The discovery by British and United States scientists could pave the way to new treatments based on suppressing the molecule. Researchers at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute found that blocking th...More..

New York State's High School Graduation Rate Edges Past 80 Percent
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

New York State's High School Graduation Rate Edges Past 80 Percent

All of the above will serve to make ever-higher graduation rates a foreseeable goal". Across New York City last year high schoolers graduated at the highest rate on record of 74.3 percent up 1.2 percent from ...More..

First Michigan child flu death of 2017-2018 season
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

First Michigan child flu death of 2017-2018 season

The Portland Press Herald reports this season's worse than a year ago at this time. Of all 51 flu-related deaths in the state of Idaho, 29 were recorded in the Panhandle district, more than half of that total. ...More..

Alabama AG On Why The State Is Suing OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Alabama AG On Why The State Is Suing OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma

Marshall says Alabama targeted Purdue because the company supplies the majority of opioids in the state, according to the lawsuit. The lawsuit claims Purdue Pharma created a deceptive marketing campaign to ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Yorktown Management & Research Co Inc Purchases Shares of 4200 AbbVie Inc (ABBV)

Abbvie Inc now has $180.40 billion valuation. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $1.81/share and a low EPS of $1.72/share. ( NYSE : ABBV ) was sold by Schumache...More..

Trump Advisor Says Jesus Is the Only Flu Shot You Need
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Trump Advisor Says Jesus Is the Only Flu Shot You Need

I'm asking you Lord with your supernatural power, to heal them now from the top of their head to the soles of their feet, flu I bind you off of the people in the name of Jesus, ' she began. "That's the way it's...More..

Every Premier League squad's average age ranked from youngest to oldest
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Every Premier League squad's average age ranked from youngest to oldest

While the Football Association (FA) is the game's governing body in England, the English Football League (EFL) is in charge of the three divisions below the EPL, which is the top-flight. The Prem is expected to...More..

New cancer injection eliminates tumors in mice
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

New cancer injection eliminates tumors in mice

The other is being tested for possible use on human patients. According to the study , 87 of the 90 mice injected with the agents were cured of cancer. "We're attacking specific targets without having to ide...More..

Lakers fined for Johnson's comments on Antetokounmpo
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Lakers fined for Johnson's comments on Antetokounmpo

Johnson told ESPN last week that he thinks Antetokounmpo will take the Bucks to an National Basketball Association title someday. A source told ESPN that the fine Tuesday was for the comments made in that...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Strategists still see year-end gains in USA stocks despite selloff

The financial, healthcare and industrial sectors fell the most , but declines were spread broadly as all major 11 S&P groups dropped at least 1.7 percent. The Dow Jones has fallen by 1,000 points as it hits ...More..

Kulbhushan Jadhav faces more charges in Pakistan
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Kulbhushan Jadhav faces more charges in Pakistan

He said only the spying case against Jadhav has been concluded out of the multiple cases against him. His mercy petition is pending before army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa, who has yet to take a decision on...More..

Due to Public Outcry, Publix Will Offer PrEP Coverage to Employees
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Due to Public Outcry, Publix Will Offer PrEP Coverage to Employees

By publicly funding Truvada, the cost of a quarterly prescription will fall to just US$3.60, which works out to $1.20 a month making it cheaper than in nearly any other country in the world. The NZAF has compil...More..

United Kingdom judges block USA extradition of alleged hacker Lauri Love
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

United Kingdom judges block USA extradition of alleged hacker Lauri Love

The ruling came down today after Love's attorneys argued that he suffered from depression and was at risk of dying by suicide if he were placed in solitary confinement in the United States, a disciplinary tacti...More..

Delhi Congress's Seva Dal member
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Delhi Congress's Seva Dal member

According to police, Vinod Mehra (in the picture) had left his house to attend a marriage function at one of the banquets on GT Karnal Road. A speeding van overtook his WagonR auto on the flyover. Mehra, 35, wa...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Super Bowl scores fewest TV viewers since 2009

Bank Stadium, and Eagles fans nearly left Minneapolis in tact - nearly. "We're calling attention to the many ways the Super Bowl negatively impacts communities of color", said Miski Noor of Black Visions C...More..

Kristaps Porzingis suffers torn ACL
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Kristaps Porzingis suffers torn ACL

He played no further part in the game and an MRI scan later confirmed he had torn ligaments in his left knee, the Knicks said. Porzingis, a 7-foot-3 forward from Latvia, has thrived as the team's centerpiec...More..

Snow, sleet, freezing rain forecast for region
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Snow, sleet, freezing rain forecast for region

Once we approach sunrise, most of the precipitation should begin to ease off the radar with spotty freezing drizzle and/or flurries possible through midday. Morgan County saw some light snow on Sunday and w...More..

Kittery woman finds unexpected ingredient in her lettuce
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Kittery woman finds unexpected ingredient in her lettuce

A woman from Maine, Kittery town in the United States got the shock of her life after biting into what she thought was avocado. She added, "That was very, very scary for me". The lizard was later identified b...More..

Gymnastics meet honors survivors of Nassar's sexual abuse
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Gymnastics meet honors survivors of Nassar's sexual abuse

While this may be true, it is hard to find fault in the anger that so many of those involved feel towards Larry Nassar . Similar to Judge Aquilina in Ingham County, Judge Cunningham stated that she is not ...More..

McCain, at it again, deals with Dems and kills wall funding
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

McCain, at it again, deals with Dems and kills wall funding

As of September of 2017, almost 700,000 immigrants were enrolled in DACA out of the approximately 1.8 million DREAMers estimated to be residing in the United States. According to different estimates, there are...More..

Super Bowl audience dips from a year ago, early data shows
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Super Bowl audience dips from a year ago, early data shows

This year's game was close throughout, with Eagles quarterback Nick Foles leading his team to its first Super Bowl victory and Patriots quarterback Tom Brady heaving a last-second pass that fell incomplete....More..

Flu Deaths Rise in MO and AR
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Flu Deaths Rise in MO and AR

Anyone can get the flu year round, although flu activity tends to be the highest from December-March. 888 deaths have been reported in Missouri this flu season - 74 during the week of January 27. This strain is...More..

Met Office issue yellow warning for snow and ice
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Met Office issue yellow warning for snow and ice

Today's weather has seen a frosty start, followed by a mainly-dry day with sunny intervals. But will the worst of the weather miss Peterborough completely? And forecasters say freezing conditions will bite ...More..

Norovirus sidelines more than 1000 Olympic security staff
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Norovirus sidelines more than 1000 Olympic security staff

The Yomiuri ShimbunU.S. Vice President Mike Pence was to arrive in Tokyo on Tuesday and is scheduled to hold talks Wednesday with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on North Korea's nuclear and missile development. As...More..

Children Die in NYC's First Pediatric Flu Deaths of Season
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Children Die in NYC's First Pediatric Flu Deaths of Season

When officers arrived they found the father administering CPR to the girl, later identified as Amely Baez . Officials say best way to prevent infection other than the vaccine is frequent hand washing or ...More..

Pink struggles through flu to sing anthem at Super Bowl
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Pink struggles through flu to sing anthem at Super Bowl

The NFL announced that Pink had been tapped for the national anthem on January 8. Prior to the game, President TrumpDonald John TrumpSchiff: Nunes gave Trump "secretly altered" version of memo Davis: "...More..

E-cigarettes should be sold in hospitals, say officials
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

E-cigarettes should be sold in hospitals, say officials

Chug away , it seems. "We welcome this latest report from Public Health England which reiterates their view that e-cigarettes are less harmful than smoking; that accurate information is needed about these ...More..

6N: Wales unchanged for England at Twickenham
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

6N: Wales unchanged for England at Twickenham

Former Biggar Rugby Club ace Scott Lawson came on as a 69th minute substitute in Scotland's nightmare start to this year's Six Nations Championship. But it made no difference to the overall picture as Halfp...More..

India unveils pro-farmer budget with eye on polls
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

India unveils pro-farmer budget with eye on polls

Presently, no tax is applicable on Rs 19,200 of transport allowance and medical expenditure of up to Rs 15,000. Senior citizens will get higher exemptions on income from interest on bank and post office depos...More..