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Michael Flynn's security clearance suspended by Defense Intelligence Agency
- February 17, 2017

A defense official said Flynn's security clearance was suspended Tuesday evening - a standard administrative action taken when questions arise concerning an individual's compliance with security clearance directives. Walorski said, "I think it was a good thing that Flynn heard the rancor, and I think when you're all about putting country first - that's exactly what we expect of folks who are appointed to these positions - I think he put country first, and I think he did the right thing". (more...)
Impact of Brokerage Rating on Molina Healthcare Inc(MOH) Impact of Brokerage Rating on Molina Healthcare Inc(MOH)
- February 16, 2017

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Molina Healthcare from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $62.00 price target for the company in a report on Thursday, December 29th. The legal version of this piece of content can be viewed at [[permalink]]. Molina Healthcare, Inc. got Initiated on 4-Jan-17 where investment firm Piper Jaffray Initiated the stock to Overweight. (more...)
Giant panda soon to leave DC for China
- February 16, 2017

As with any private plane, the FedEx Panda Express will be equipped with plenty of mid-flight snacks. From the start, Bao Bao's fans knew the panda wasn't going to be a permanent resident due to an agreement with the China Wildlife Conservation Association, which states that all panda cubs born in America will relocate to China by their fourth birthday. (more...)
This daddy-daughter ballet class couldn't possibly get any cuter This daddy-daughter ballet class couldn't possibly get any cuter
- February 16, 2017

An hour after the original video was released on Philadelphia Dance Center's Facebook page, the second was posted, and all of the fathers are donning tutus. Thank you to our dance dads and moms - the role you played in class yesterday pales in comparison to the support you provide your children day in and day out. (more...)
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT), American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL)
- February 16, 2017

BKS Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Wal-Mart Stores during the third quarter valued at approximately $110,000. By Looking at Earnings History, Out of 12 Quarters when the Earnings were reported, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. If you are viewing this story on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of US and global copyright legislation. WMT has been the topic of several other research reports. (more...)
Huawei could be developing its own voice assistant for the Chinese market
- February 16, 2017

In its factory in Shenzhen, China, Huawei has over 100 engineers working on the project. There's no shortage of digital assistants on the market, and today a new report claims that there'll soon be one more. Viv Labs, a startup formed by some Siri founders, is been acquired by Samsung to serve as the basis for its own voice assistant. This wouldn't be Huawei's first rodeo with phone-integrated assistants either. (more...)
12 of Ohio's Guggisberg cheeses now part of Sargento recall 12 of Ohio's Guggisberg cheeses now part of Sargento recall
- February 16, 2017

Listeria monocytogenes , an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. No other Sargento products are affected. Sargento recalled seven different types of sliced and shredded cheese. The cheeses were primarily sold in retail stores in Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Illinois and West Virginia. (more...)
Donald Trump's pick for labour secretary withdraws from nomination
- February 16, 2017

President Donald Trump today named FIU Law Dean Alex Acotsa as his new labor secretary choice. Embattled fast food executive Andrew Puzder is expected to withdraw his nomination for labor secretary, a senior Trump administration official told NBC News . (more...)
Aetna CEO: Obamacare "In A Death Spiral"
- February 16, 2017

Although the people buying insurance have been sicker than insurers projected, Cox said there isn't evidence that the pool of people is getting sicker. As Andy Slavitt, former CMS acting administrator, stated on CNBC with Bertha Coombs , not enforcing the individual mandate will have more impact, or is a "bigger deal", than the actions GOP have now taken and cause more uncertainty with insurers. (more...)
Study finds Brains of ADHD Sufferers Are Smaller
- February 16, 2017

ADHD is more than "just a hard child", something you hear all too often about children with ADHD'. The study revealed that the brains of children with ADHD were slightly smaller in at least five regions, including those regions that are responsible for controlling emotions, understanding and voluntary movements. (more...)
China death toll from bird flu surges to 79 people in January China death toll from bird flu surges to 79 people in January
- February 16, 2017

Eight cities in east China's Jiangxi Province reported a total of 28 human H7N9 avian flu cases, including seven fatalities, from January 1 to February 12 this year, the provincial health and family planning commission said Thursday. H7N9 had spread widely and early this year, but most cases were contained in the same areas as previous years, including the Yangtze River Delta and Guangdong, Shu Yuelong, head of the Chinese National Influenza Centre, told state radio. (more...)
Anil Dave can no longer pretend that pollution doesn't kill Anil Dave can no longer pretend that pollution doesn't kill
- February 16, 2017

Research from the Health Effects Institute in Boston and Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation in Seattle found that since 2010, the number of PM2.5s, or unsafe air particles, have risen sharply in Bangladesh and India, but stabilised in China. (more...)
TN political crisis: Palanisamy to meet Governor today
- February 16, 2017

Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Jayaram had been elected to office five times, and was popular despite being implicated in corruption scandals . The Karnataka High Court accepted gifts to be part of her income, but admitted this figure to the extent of Rs1.5 crore. (more...)
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.'s (VRX) stock price concludes at 6.75% with
- February 16, 2017

As earning per share serves as an indicator for company's profitability, analyst have given their estimate trends for the next year with quarterly estimate of $-0.95. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International , Inc is a pharmaceutical and medical device company. On technical aspect, moving averages may help to distinguish path of dispositions, and they may also be used to set degrees of support and resistance. (more...)
Inflation enters positive territory in Romania after one year and a half Inflation enters positive territory in Romania after one year and a half
- February 16, 2017

The food and beverages category registered an inflation rate of 1.3% in January, down from the 2% witnessed in December 2016. It is has not been this high since the fall of 2008. Inflation has hit its highest level in more than two years, mainly as a result of rising fuel prices . Retail inflation plunged even at a sharper pace to touch a five-year low of 3.17% in January. (more...)
Nestle FY16 Profit Dips, Sales Rise; Sees Higher Underlying Earnings In FY17
- February 16, 2017

Analysts on average were expecting 2016 growth of 3.4 percent, according to a Reuters poll. Sluggish food inflation in most of its markets and easing demand in emerging markets saw sales growth slow to 3.2% from 4.2% in 2015. Chief executive Mark Schneider, who joined the firm on January 1, said last year's organic growth was at the "high end of the industry but at the lower end" of expectations. (more...)
Trump Says Russia Took Crimea
- February 16, 2017

The tweets followed a February 14 report in The New York Times that quoted current and former us officials as saying members of Trump's campaign and other associates had contacts with Russian intelligence officials in the months before the November 2016 presidential election. (more...)
Grammys: Adele fluffs tribute to George Michael
- February 16, 2017

The artist of my life is Beyonce and this album for me, the Lemonade album, is just so monumental. Adele also spoke about her struggles with motherhood, Beyonce's efforts to emancipate the Black community and her overall adoration for her . (more...)
Sherlock tops the charts for BBC's best TV character
- February 16, 2017

Deadline has the scoop, confirming that Benedict Cumberbatch will executive produce and star as Stephen Lewis, a "successful children's book author whose daughter suddenly goes missing in the lyrical and heartbreaking exploration of love, loss and the power of things unseen". (more...)
Consumer prices in US increase by most since February 2013
- February 16, 2017

CARE economist Madan Sabnavis said " The wholesale price index (WPI) based inflation rate for the month of January 2016 came at 11 month high of 5.25% compared to 3.39% in the previous month. If food, energy and retail margins are stripped out, the more stable core PPI index rose a smaller 0.2%. Food inflation saw a dip in consumer price index released on Tuesday. (more...)