Health


Severe storms possible Saturday Severe storms possible Saturday
- January 21, 2017

Please be alert for the latest watches and warnings Sunday , especially during the afternoon and into the evening. Expect mostly sunny days Sunday through Tuesday with highs in the mid 60s to low 70s and lows in the mid 40s. Gale force winds could develop in the Gulf of Mexico throughout the weekend. Forecasters say the risk of tornadoes in Arkansas is primarily in areas south of Interstate 40 and east of Interstate 30. (more...)
Trump strikes big blow to Obamacare with executive order Trump strikes big blow to Obamacare with executive order
- January 21, 2017

Trump described his first day as, "busy, but good.a attractive day". President Trump left the White House in order to attend the inaugural ball, during which he and Melania Trump will have their first dance as president and first lady. "A attractive day", he added, before changing into formal wear for a round of celebratory balls. As Mr Trump signed the paperwork, the White House announced Mr Priebus had sent a memorandum to agencies and departments outlining guidelines for slowing ... (more...)
Goshen County Schools - Graduation rates continue to move in positive direction Goshen County Schools - Graduation rates continue to move in positive direction
- January 21, 2017

Consider: In 2012/13, the graduation rate dropped from the 42.6 percent in 2011/12 to 35.1 percent. Dr. Carey Wright, state superintendent of education, said parents, teachers and administrators should be proud of the state's gains. "This graduation rate is now in Florida's school accountability system in the high schools grades calculation". Local improvements come as Indiana's high school graduation rate remained relatively unchanged in 2016, according to data from the Indiana Department ... (more...)
Aston Villa seal midfielder transfer Aston Villa seal midfielder transfer
- January 21, 2017

And with Villa losing Rudy Gestede to Middlesbrough and Jonathan Kodjia also away from the squad as he competes for the Ivory Coast at the African Cup of Nations, signing a striker like Barnes could be the ideal addition. I can't wait to get started here now'. Villa now sit 13th in the Championship table, 10 points off the playoff places. Meanwhile, according to the Daily Mail , Aston Villa are also close to finalize a deal for Barnsley skipper Conor Hourihane. (more...)
Rep. Al Green Becomes First Texas Democrat To Boycott the Inauguration Rep. Al Green Becomes First Texas Democrat To Boycott the Inauguration
- January 21, 2017

Congressman Michael Capuano, D-Mass., says he is not attending Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday. In early January, Representative Katherine Clark of Melrose became one of the first members of the Congress to announce her intention to boycott Trump's inaugural ceremony. (more...)
Western Digital Corp. (WDC) Given a $85.00 Price Target at Citigroup Inc
- January 20, 2017

Benchmark Co. set a $85.00 target price on Western Digital Corp . and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Thursday, October 27th. It has been assigned a low target price of $61 and a high target price of $100. Western Digital Corp . The business's revenue for the quarter was up 40.3% compared to the same quarter past year. The consensus rating is 2.2, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. (more...)
CVS Health Corporation (CVS)
- January 20, 2017

The company has PEG ratio of 1.66 and price to cash ratio of 39.50. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. raised its stake in shares of CVS Health Corporation by 0.8% in the third quarter. Equities analysts forecast that CVS Health Corporation will post $5.81 EPS for the current year. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, February 2nd. (more...)
FDA issues new guidelines on fish intake during pregnancy FDA issues new guidelines on fish intake during pregnancy
- January 20, 2017

Two to three servings of low-mercury fish per week (8-12 ounces in total) is recommended by FDA and EPA. That's because they contain high levels of mercury, which can harm the brain and nervous system. There's also the scale-raising category " fish to avoid " - among them king mackerel, marlin, shark, swordfish, and bigeye tuna - which singles out those with the highest mercury levels. (more...)
Reliable stocks in today's share market: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Reliable stocks in today's share market: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)
- January 20, 2017

The latest exchange of 6.6 Million shares is above its average trading activity of 10.83 Million shares. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, February 1st. The company's quarterly revenue was up 21.0% compared to the same quarter previous year. The Corporation has a Mean Rating of 2.35 based on the Reuters Analysts consensus issuing ratings. (more...)
Man killed by crocodile at Cahill's Crossing in Kakadu national park
- January 20, 2017

Mr McLoughlin threw a beer can at the crocodile in an attempt to escape death but the massive monster decapitated him before he could break free. People, often tourists, regularly get stuck at the flooded crossing after underestimating the water's depth. (more...)
Minor league hockey team bus rolls over; 3 seriously injured Minor league hockey team bus rolls over; 3 seriously injured
- January 20, 2017

The coach of the Columbus Cottomouths says all 24 people on the bus were taken to the hospital. Illinois State Police said two people have life-threatening injuries, three have serious injuries, and the others have minor to no injuries. But they are still working to determine whether they will be able to play either game, Friday or Saturday, in Peoria. The team was traveling Thursday to Peoria for a weekend series against the Rivermen. (more...)
Mick Mulvaney Assailed Over Tax Issue Mick Mulvaney Assailed Over Tax Issue
- January 20, 2017

The employee was a babysitter hired when Mulvaney and his wife had triplets in 2000. The voluntary disclosure came in response to a query that has become standard for presidential nominees seeking Senate confirmation: Have you ever failed to pay your taxes? The Trump transition team did not immediately respond to a request for comment but Senate Democrats called on Republicans to encourage Mulvaney to follow previous custom and withdraw his name from consideration. (more...)
Kamiyah Mobley knew she was kidnapped at birth almost two years ago Kamiyah Mobley knew she was kidnapped at birth almost two years ago
- January 20, 2017

According to the affidavit for the woman's arrest warrant obtained by ABC News , the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office received two anonymous tips a year ago from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children . The social security number listed with Manigo's name was issued to a male in Virginia, who died in 1983, according to the affidavit. In a heartfelt interview with Good Morning America , Kamiyah expressed gratitude and love for the woman who raised her. (more...)
Increases Position in Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. (HST)
- January 20, 2017

The company's stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 6.9 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of 11.3 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 5.9 percent. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $17.08. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is now 2.80. (more...)
Sallie Mae Is Being Sued And People On Twitter Couldn't Be Happier Sallie Mae Is Being Sued And People On Twitter Couldn't Be Happier
- January 20, 2017

Now Navient is the focus of a federal lawsuit for allegedly cheating its customers out of their repayment rights. And two additional lawsuits, filed by Attorneys General in IL and Washington, named both Navient and Sallie Mae. The lawsuit, filed today in King County Superior Court, accuses Navient, the nation's largest student-loan servicer, of a number of unfair and deceptive practices. (more...)
Trump asks over 50 senior Obama appointees to continue
- January 20, 2017

Not even the Leader of the Free World can shirk the costs of moving, but he can get away without lifting a finger. While thousands line the streets of Washington DC to see Trump sworn in outside Capitol Hill on January 20 (or 21 AEST), the most action goes down during a frantic residence changeover to scrub the White House of nearly all signs it was the Obamas' home for the past eight years. (more...)
29 deaths due to flu this winter - HSE 29 deaths due to flu this winter - HSE
- January 19, 2017

The health department reported 311 people hospitalized since September 1, including 73 in Tulsa County and 46 in Oklahoma County. The Oklahoma State Department of Health says a person from Tulsa county died this week. Flu vaccines are available at doctors' offices and pharmacies. Symptoms of influenza can include fever, cough, sore throat, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue. (more...)
Area Woman With Cancer Whose Dancing Video Went Viral Succumbs To Disease Area Woman With Cancer Whose Dancing Video Went Viral Succumbs To Disease
- January 19, 2017

She said her "chemo buddy", Danielle Andrus, whom she met through a fitness group, was visiting during a chemotherapy session when she suggested they learn the routine to the dance craze, Zay Hilfigerrr's and Zayion McCall's "Juju on That Beat ". (more...)
FDA: Multiple Pet Fatalities After Exposure to Human Topical Drug FDA: Multiple Pet Fatalities After Exposure to Human Topical Drug
- January 19, 2017

On such case the FDA said , "In one case, two dogs began playing with a tube of fluorouracil and one punctured the tube before their owner could retrieve it". If you have Fluorouracil cream in your home, the FDA recommends storing it safely out of reach of all pets. So far, the FDA has not received any reports of pet cats getting sick from fluorouracil, but the agency warned that cats are expected to be very sensitive to the cream. (more...)
Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) Up 1.05% in Wednesday's Premarket Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) Up 1.05% in Wednesday's Premarket
- January 19, 2017

The company reached its 52-Week high of $101.4 on Feb 2, 2016 and 52-Week low of $13 on Dec 15, 2016. (NYSE: VRX ) (TSE:VRX) saw a significant decrease in short interest during the month of December. The company had Year Ago Sales of 2.79 Billion. Wall Street had anticipated $2.46B and $1.48, respectively. Lannett Co Inc (NYSE:LCI) showed bullish move with gain of +0.26% after exchanging volume of 1.68 million shares in last trading session ended on 1/18/2017. (more...)