Health


Spanish 64-year-old gives birth to healthy twins in Burgos Spanish 64-year-old gives birth to healthy twins in Burgos
- February 17, 2017

The hospital said there were no problems with the birth. Her babies, a boy and girl, are said to be in a "perfect state of health" weighting 5lbs 3oz and 4lbs 8oz respectively. Martin confirmed to the AP on Wednesday that the hospital was discussing with the regional government's social services the woman's ability and resources to take care of her twins. (more...)
STMicroelectronics NV (NYSE:STM)
- February 17, 2017

STMicroelectronics NV (EPA: STM ) has earned an average rating of "Hold" from the twelve analysts that are presently covering the company. Baader Bank set a €11.00 ($11.83) price objective on STMicroelectronics NV (EPA: STM ) in a report published on Thursday morning. (more...)
Argos paid staff paid less than minimum wage
- February 17, 2017

Sports Direct had also failed to pay the national minimum wage because it was not paying workers while they were queuing for security searches at the end of their shift. Sainsbury's was made aware of the problem before it merged with Argos a year ago and said it was seeking to deal with it as quickly as possible. The biggest ever list of offenders included employers in hairdressing, retail, hospitality and care homes. (more...)
Canada has some of the longest wait times to see doctors, specialists Canada has some of the longest wait times to see doctors, specialists
- February 17, 2017

The highest were in New Zealand (76 per cent) and the Netherlands (77 per cent). Part of the issue may be because of a gap in access to electronic records in Canada compared with other Commonwealth Fund countries, said Tracy Johnson, director, health system analysis and emerging issues with CIHI in Toronto. (more...)
Chemours (NYSE:CC) Reviewed By Analysts Chemours (NYSE:CC) Reviewed By Analysts
- February 17, 2017

Fluoroproducts segment provides fluoroproducts, refrigerants and industrial fluoropolymer resins. To accommodate long-term intention, the firm has diverse dividend or yield record, CC has Dividend Yield of 0.43% and experts calculate Return on Investment of -0.80%. (more...)
Don't miss this spectacular video of 104 satellites deployed in space
- February 17, 2017

ISRO and SpaceX are competitors in the business of satellite launches. There is little doubt that ISRO's record-setting launch of 104 satellites in one go is praiseworthy. India has a clear advantage in the segment, considering the fact that the ISRO's launch technology is the world's least expensive while being highly successful. (more...)
Manchester United fighting on four fronts concerns Jose Mourinho Manchester United fighting on four fronts concerns Jose Mourinho
- February 17, 2017

The hosts ultimately took a giant step towards the next round courtesy of Zlatan Ibrahimovic's first hat-trick for the club that reduced Paul Pogba's battle against elder brother Florentin to a mere sideshow, but they began the match in notably sloppy fashion. (more...)
Midnight Oil Australia 2017 tour dates Midnight Oil Australia 2017 tour dates
- February 17, 2017

An opportunity to get together with brothers in music, it's incredible. The "Great Circle 2017" tour, dropped aboard a boat on Sydney Harbour on Friday morning, will tour the world for six months, starting and finishing up in Sydney. Ticket pre-sales for the Australian leg of the tour open on Thursday, February 23, and general sales start on Monday, February 27, from 12 noon AEDT. (more...)
New Orleans businesses close in solidarity with Day Without Immigrants New Orleans businesses close in solidarity with Day Without Immigrants
- February 17, 2017

Thursday's efforts are just the most recent major protest against Trump's immigration policies. The strike mirrors Milwaukee 's Day Without Latinos , Immigrants, and Refugees protest on February 13, when thousands of immigrants in the Wisconsin city refused to work and instead took to the streets to protest Trump and Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. (more...)
Arsenal fans buzzing Ospina keeps Champions League spot Arsenal fans buzzing Ospina keeps Champions League spot
- February 17, 2017

Speaking on the ITV panel, boss Roy Keane says he wasn't surprised by the result as Arsene Wenger's side simply aren't good enough for this stage of Europe's elite club competition. Join the We Are Hooligans team! Muller came off the bench to a heroes welcome as Lewandowski made way, and despite having only four minutes to make an impact he did just that as he converted the fifth as Bayern beat Arsenal 5-1 for the second meeting in succession. (more...)
Here's Australia's new $10 note
- February 17, 2017

Writer AB "Banjo" Paterson and poet and journalist Dame Mary Gilmore still have pride of place on the front and back, but Dame Mary's image has been substantially updated using a photograph of her when she was in her early 20s. There's believed to be about 120 million $10 notes already in circulation. The notes also feature the sulphur-crested cockatoo and different species of Australian wattle. (more...)
Puzder Withdraws Nomination As Labor Secretary
- February 17, 2017

Acosta is a former USA attorney in Miami who served on the National Labor Relations Board in the Bush administration and headed the civil rights section in the Department of Justice. Flynn had reportedly misled White House officials about conversations he had had with the Russian ambassador to the United States. Miami native and law school dean R. (more...)
RBC Capital Mkts Just Issued RBC Capital Mkts Just Issued "Sector Perform" Rating on Applied Materials (AMAT)
- February 17, 2017

For trailing twelve months, EPS value for the stock is $1.40. AMAT has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Applied Materials, Inc . If you are accessing this report on another site, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA & global trademark and copyright law. If you are viewing this story on another website, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of U.S. (more...)
Cuomo blocks New York City Council plastic bag fee Cuomo blocks New York City Council plastic bag fee
- February 17, 2017

Cuomo criticized the NYC fee because the 5 cents for every plastic bag would go to the merchants as profit. "Although 5 cents doesn't seem like a great sum, NY consumers are already inundated with fees, fines, tolls, and other schemes that constitute a regressive and burdensome tax in NY". (more...)
Land Rover and Gatland on the Hunt for Grassroots Lions Fans Land Rover and Gatland on the Hunt for Grassroots Lions Fans
- February 17, 2017

Gatland spent the first weekend of the Six Nations in Edinburgh and Rome, the second in Cardiff and Paris. " England look like the sort of side at the moment that have got a winning habit ". He said: "There are a couple of players to come back from injury and it will be interesting to see when they come back and start playing in the Six Nations and what their form is like too". (more...)
Hey scientists, want to collect a quick $100k from Robert De Niro?
- February 17, 2017

Actor Robert De Niro, the parent of a vaccine-injured son, who also spoke at the press conference , is a supporter of the WMP whose vision is a world where mercury is no longer a threat to the health of our planet and people. Some have tried linking mercury - specifically thimerosal - with autism. President Donald Trump is still keen on the idea of establishing a vaccine safety commission with a well-known anti-vaxxer as its head, Politico reported . (more...)
Portman to vote 'yes' on Trump's Supreme Court nominee
- February 17, 2017

Gorsuch worries abortion rights groups, although his record has left both sides in that debate uncertain. Obama also nominated a federal appeals judge, Merrick Garland, but Portman and other Republicans refused to give him a hearing or a vote. (more...)
Rallies held nationwide call on Congress to defund Planned Parenthood
- February 17, 2017

Let me repeat, no federal funding is used for abortions. In recent years, several states receiving Title X family planning grants have opted to direct those funds to county health departments, community health centers, or other types of providers, in preference to organizations engaged in objectionable activities, such as Planned Parenthood, a mega-marketer of abortion that has also been involved in selling aborted baby parts. (more...)
Court acquits three over 2005 Delhi bomb blasts Court acquits three over 2005 Delhi bomb blasts
- February 17, 2017

According to a report in The Hindustan Times states that Tariq was chargesheeted for his alleged contacts with Laskar-e-Taiba militants, while the other two were accused of charges like murder, attempt to murder, waging a war against the state. (more...)
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...)