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LAPD Detective Investigating Derrick Rose Criminal Rape Case Found Dead LAPD Detective Investigating Derrick Rose Criminal Rape Case Found Dead
- October 13, 2016

She died later at a hospital. A handgun was recovered at the scene. Police said a relative was in the home at the time of the shooting and called 911, but there's no evidence the person had any involvement in Hernandez's death. "Today the men and women of the Los Angeles Police Department are experiencing profound sorrow and grief due to the loss of our friend and colleague". (more...)
Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Analyst Estimates And Rating Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Analyst Estimates And Rating
- October 13, 2016

European Union antitrust regulators will decide by November 9 whether to clear USA pharmaceuticals company Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) $25-billion bid for St. Revenue for the same quarter is predicted to arrive at $22.51M. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Abbott Laboratories now shows a Weekly Performance of -2.23%, where Monthly Performance is -0.63%, Quarterly performance is -1.93%, 6 Months performance is -4.47% and yearly performance percentage is 1.45%. (more...)
Moore, Lynx even WNBA Finals at 1-1 with win over Sparks Moore, Lynx even WNBA Finals at 1-1 with win over Sparks
- October 13, 2016

Moore was held scoreless in the first half of the series opener. It was the most-watched WNBA Finals Game 1 across ABC, ESPN and ESPN2 since 1998, with viewership peaking at 693,000. Maya Moore is offense unleashed. "Hats off to our posts". We learned in game 2 that the Lynx are tough to defend when they are making signature mid range jumpers from anywhere. (more...)
Anti-doping leaders: IOC moves at summit 'not sufficient'
- October 13, 2016

Reedie said a new testing authority - taking control of when and where athletes are tested from worldwide and domestic sports federations - could operate in time for the 2018 Winter Olympics. He has previously argued that giving CAS the primary role on deciding doping sanctions would increase transparency and consistency within the global anti-doping effort. (more...)
South Africa's ruling party ANC set to meet over Finance minister's fate
- October 13, 2016

Tuesday's market moves have given us a clear indication that Mr Pravin Gordhan is popular among the investment community, as well as a taste of what to expect if the Finance Minister is forced to leave office. This morning, the finance minister has been at a business seminar and said: "It looks like we are in a bit of excitement going forward". Analysts have said that Gordhan has been a target of political pressure from a faction allied to President Jacob Zuma , who has denied any rifts ... (more...)
Pew Poll: Support for Cannabis Legalization Keeps on Rising Pew Poll: Support for Cannabis Legalization Keeps on Rising
- October 13, 2016

Clinton's current campaign website does say that she supports "alternatives to incarceration for low-level, nonviolent marijuana users", but the language is sufficiently vague as to possibly include continued arrests and forcing people caught with cannabis to go to drug courts to avoid being sent behind bars. (more...)
Publix recalls ice cream due to possible listeria contamination Publix recalls ice cream due to possible listeria contamination
- October 13, 2016

In the company announcement posted on FDA's website , Blue Bell stated that although its products in the marketplace passed its test and hold program, which requires that finished product samples from a batch test negative for Listeria monocytogenes before the batch can be released, Blue Bell is initiating this recall out of an abundance of caution. (more...)
Onida woman deploys with Red Cross for hurricane relief
- October 13, 2016

More than 27,000 people across parts of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and SC are in need of shelter, food or some other form of help, according to the Red Cross. As flooding from Hurricane Matthew inundates the Carolinas, the storm continues to impact the nation's blood supply. More cancellations are likely along the Southeast coast of the U.S.as floodwaters ravage many areas. (more...)
Kroger honoring Breast Cancer Awareness Month
- October 13, 2016

Across our community and the entire country this month, we will celebrate the fearless women who have done battle with breast cancer. "This cause is one that is close to so many people as a result of loved ones having been affected by breast cancer in some way, shape or form". (more...)
Corn Prices Gain Ahead of Crop Report; Soybeans Mixed Corn Prices Gain Ahead of Crop Report; Soybeans Mixed
- October 13, 2016

Some farmers are waiting to plant winter wheat until the damp soils dry out from the previous week's rains. On the Chicago Board of Trade, soybean futures for November delivery rose 0.7 percent to $9.6075 at 12:29 p.m., on pace for the biggest gain since October 3. (more...)
DHHS marks World Mental Health Day with memorial service for psychiatric patients DHHS marks World Mental Health Day with memorial service for psychiatric patients
- October 13, 2016

Mr Dick said mental health issues affected one in five people in the community each year, and would affect one in two at some stage in their lives. For quite some time now, people have witnessed the stigma of mental illnesses and mental health care. (more...)
Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Effingham
- October 13, 2016

Did you know African-American women are nearly 40 percent more likely to die of breast cancer than white women in the US, and in some cities this number is even higher? One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetime. (more...)
Texas attorney general sues Brownsville over plastic bag ban Texas attorney general sues Brownsville over plastic bag ban
- October 13, 2016

In the suit, filed Wednesday in Cameron County state district court, Paxton argues the fee is an illegal sales tax and should be banned. He's accused of misleading wealthy investors he personally recruited for a high-tech startup in 2011. (more...)
UN Security Council fails to pass Syria resolutions
- October 13, 2016

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said on Friday the draft resolution contained a number of unacceptable points and politicized the issue of humanitarian aid. Russian Federation has already labeled the draft "unacceptable" and will likely veto it. Ayrault heralded the meeting as a "moment of truth" for Moscow. (more...)
Trump hats while in uniform? San Antonio police will be disciplined Trump hats while in uniform? San Antonio police will be disciplined
- October 13, 2016

He mentioned no specifics. " Thank you, sir", multiple officers say as others give him a thumbs-up. Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. "It seems kind of benign". San Antonio policy bars employees from participating in any sort of political activity while on the job. The country's largest police union endorsed Trump in September. (more...)
US optimistic climate deal will cut HFC gases US optimistic climate deal will cut HFC gases
- October 13, 2016

For low-lying islands and other vulnerable nations, the amendment must be ambitious enough to have a real impact on slowing down climate change. Indeed, if HFCs are not aggressively phased down, these targets may get out of reach. In its proposal of the amendment, India suggested that the reduction or phase down for developing countries should begin in 2031. While the United States has emitted nearly 1,200 tons of carbon dioxide per person since 1850, India now stands at 31 tons per capita . (more...)
Athletes take issue with Trump's 'locker room talk'
- October 13, 2016

Earlier this year, Florida State agreed to pay $950,000 to a woman who said she was raped by former Seminoles star Jameis Winston. Rosser's misgivings echoed numerous sentiments expressed by more than two dozen women voters interviewed by Reuters who, as recently as September, had not decided whether they would support Trump or Clinton in the November 8 U.S. (more...)
Research Report for: The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:PNC) Research Report for: The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:PNC)
- October 13, 2016

US based company, The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.'s (PNC)'s latest closing price distance was at 7.28% from the average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance from the 50 Day Moving Average at 4.32% and 1.88% compared with the 20 Day Moving Average. (more...)
Research: Physicians More Accurately Diagnose Patients Compared to Computer Algorithms Research: Physicians More Accurately Diagnose Patients Compared to Computer Algorithms
- October 13, 2016

For simpler health problems such as conjunctivitis and sinusitis, computers guessed right 40 percent of the time, compared with 65 percent of the time for physicians. 84% of doctors listed the correct diagnosis in the top three possibilities, compared with 51% for the digital symptom-checker apps, the study says. (more...)
Haiti Could See A Resurgence Of Cholera After Hurricane Matthew Haiti Could See A Resurgence Of Cholera After Hurricane Matthew
- October 12, 2016

Just in case you've only caught the cursory headlines and brief news flashes, parts of Haiti were practically wiped off the map during Hurricane Matthew last week. Children sit at a shelter after Hurricane Matthew passes in Jeremie, Haiti, on October 9. "Jeremie might get rebuilt after I'm dead, maybe, but I doubt it". (more...)