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It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. Lombard Odier Asset Management Europe Ltd increased its stake in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (Call) (GS) by 9900% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was upgraded by Bank of America to "Buy" on Thursday, October 22. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Atlantic Securities given on Friday, December 18.
  • Parents initiating teens to drinking a bad idea

    Parents initiating teens to drinking a bad idea

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    For the study, Mattick's team followed more than 1,900 Australian teens , whose ages ranged from about 12 to 18, over a six-year period. FRIDAY, Jan. In addition, the teen years are also the time when drinking problems are most likely to develop. Compared with no supply from any source, there was no significant correlation between parental supply of alcohol with odds of reporting symptoms of alcohol abuse or dependence.
  • Health department: Two Oklahoma County residents die from the flu

    Health department: Two Oklahoma County residents die from the flu

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    Most dogs recover within 2 to 3 weeks, the CDC says. "Flu seasons every year are bad, so there's never a mild flu season", Jernigan said in a press conference . Kwong. "If cold weather caused the flu, you would have people in northern climates lying in bed all year because it's cold and that doesn't happen". Kwong said 31 per cent of the patients who experienced a heart attack had not been vaccinated against seasonal flu, although he cautioned the connection "requires a bit of careful ...
  • Black Ferns eye up Sydney sevens trophy

    Black Ferns eye up Sydney sevens trophy

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    Providing USA beat Canada, a heavy Australian loss could drop them to third on for-and-against to miss a finals spot. New Zealand looked to have sealed the game when they led 17-14 with only seconds remaining. Kiwi flyer Portia Woodman scored 10 tries including a hat-trick in all three of her team's matches to take her all-time series hat-trick tally to an unbelievable 11.
  • Injury ends Cousins' season in Pelicans' win over Rockets

    Injury ends Cousins' season in Pelicans' win over Rockets

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    Cousins, who was set to start for LeBron James' team in the All-Star Game, finished the game with a triple double (15 points, 13 rebounds, 11 assists). Sacramento received three players (Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans and Langston Galloway) and two draft picks from the Pelicans in exchange for Cousins and Omri Casspi (who's now with the Warriors), with the picks turning into Zach Collins - who was traded to Portland - and Frank Mason III.
  • Shocking video shows violent shootout break out at traffic lights

    Shocking video shows violent shootout break out at traffic lights

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    A passenger in the targeted vehicle, described by authorities as a gold Toyota, immediately jumps out and takes cover behind a red pickup truck. It disappears from sight - and then fires a final shot back at the Toyota driver, who gets back into his auto and speeds off, running a red.
  • Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.32

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    It has outperformed by 12.63% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months negative chart setup for the $7.97 billion company. Based on analysts polled by Zacks Research, this rating lands on an easy to follow scale from 1 to 5 where a 1 would indicate a Strong Buy and a 5 would represent a Strong Sell recommendation.
  • Terms of Reference for State Capture Inquiry released

    Terms of Reference for State Capture Inquiry released

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    In particular, we are pleased that the commission will specifically look into the President's alleged role in State Capture and egregious violations of the Constitution. Investigations started by the Hawks and the Special Investigating Unit would also be crucial. The focus must be on the veracity of allegations that former deputy minister of finance, Mcebisi Jonas, and former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor were offered cabinet posts by the Guptas.
  • Congressional probe finds opioids are being shipped from China through USPS

    Congressional probe finds opioids are being shipped from China through USPS

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    The result is thousands of pounds of opioids entering the USA via the mail every year. "The federal government can, and must, act to shore up our defences against this deadly drug and help save lives". Rob Portman said the alarming report shows just how easy it is to obtain fentanyl from China, and said lawmakers are not doing enough to prevent trafficking.
  • Jake Paul Reacts To Logan's Return To YouTube

    Jake Paul Reacts To Logan's Return To YouTube

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    Paul was suspended by YouTube after posting video of him in a forest in Japan near what seemed to be a body hanging from a tree. The daily vlogger removed the video from his channel, and posted two apologies before tweeting on January 3rd, "Taking time to reflect no vlog for now see you soon".
  • Kharge accuses Centre, Goa of Mahadayi water dispute

    Kharge accuses Centre, Goa of Mahadayi water dispute

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    The pro-Kannada organisations and organisations of farming communities had earlier also called for bandh over the dispute. "Directions have been issued to police in all 30 districts to maintain law and order", the state's HM had told the media.
  • YouTube To Invest $5 Million To Create More 'Positive Content'

    YouTube To Invest $5 Million To Create More 'Positive Content'

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    So when Youtube didn't take down the video after it was published and was taken down by Logan Paul himself, fellow Youtubers and celebrities were upset. Although only a select few have begun to forgive him, it's obvious that this was a wake-up call for Paul. Logan Paul talks with Dr John Draper, director of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline .
  • Man bites police dog in US

    Man bites police dog in US

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    The man had scrambled to the back of the home and buried himself under a pile of clothes , police said. Two people in the area were wanted and they tried to flee when the police attempted to arrest them. "During the struggle, the man put the K-9 in a chokehold and bit her in the head", the group said. State police drastic help deal with it as a result in the town of Bosco how when a New Hampshire must Dan I guess it's it's BS to pronounce DOS CA WGN.
  • Eating More Curcumin Could Help Memory, Make Life Happier

    Eating More Curcumin Could Help Memory, Make Life Happier

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    In Indian food, curcumin has always been used as a food flavoring and preservative. Turmeric has been touted as one of the best spices that have various health benefits. After analyzing their results, researchers were able to determine that those participants who received two daily doses of curcumin saw a significant improvement in both attention and memory abilities in comparison to those who did not receive the curcumin during the study period of 18 months.
  • 21 flu more deaths in North Carolina

    21 flu more deaths in North Carolina

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    The numbers are current as of January 20. Last week alone brought 17 new flu deaths and 470 flu-related hospitalizations. Experts said the best way to prevent falling ill is by getting the flu shot. There have been no reports of children dying from the flu in SC this flu season, according to DHEC. Foo is a DHEC Immunization Medical Consultant. - Twenty-one new flu deaths were reported in North Carolina last week, bringing the total number of flu deaths this flu season to 67, according to ...
  • Flu Virus Can Trigger A Heart Attack

    Flu Virus Can Trigger A Heart Attack

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    Younger millennials (18 to 24) show the most interest in still getting their flu shots . The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) begins tracking flu the first week of October each year. "This year, it looks like we had an early start, but we never really know how to look at a flu season until we look at it in the rearview mirror", Boss said.
  • Pharmacists can now give flu shots to children in New York State

    Pharmacists can now give flu shots to children in New York State

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    There has been one pediatric flu-related death in New York State this season. "I am directing the Department of Health to work with local providers to help protect our communities from this flu outbreak, and I urge all New Yorkers to visit local health centers and get vaccinated as soon as possible".
  • Maruti Suzuki Q3 profit rises 3% to Rs1,799 crore, misses estimates

    Maruti Suzuki Q3 profit rises 3% to Rs1,799 crore, misses estimates

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    The company shed lights on its plans as to manufacturing electric vehicles in India. It is positioned as a futuristic concept. Exports declined marginally with 30,526 units sold in worldwide market. Maruti Suzuki Swift is set to launch at the Auto Expo in Delhi and is rumoured to start at a price tag of 4.75 Lakhs in India. The all-new Swift carries an evolved design and is based on the 5th generation HEARTECT platform that is lightweight and structurally stronger.
  • Rise In Crime In North Yorkshire

    Rise In Crime In North Yorkshire

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    The ONS said police can only record crimes that are brought to their attention and for many types of offence the data cannot provide a reliable measure of levels or trends. The number of robberies and knife crime also rose over the last 12 months, according to the latest figures from the Office of National Statistics (ONS).
  • Lassa fever : 2 dead, 7 quarantined in Imo

    Lassa fever : 2 dead, 7 quarantined in Imo

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    We have their families and we have somebody who is in contact with them. Dr. Angela Uwakwem , the State Health Commissioner confirmed the incident to newsmen in Owerri on Wednesday and was quoted saying, "Lassa fever is in Owerri". "People should always be careful and avoid contact with blood and body fluids to avoid contracting diseases". "The Ministry of Health has been adequately informed to take all necessary steps to curtail the spread".
  • Smoking Just 1 Cigarette Daily Significantly Raises Heart Disease, Stroke Risk

    Smoking Just 1 Cigarette Daily Significantly Raises Heart Disease, Stroke Risk

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    The men were also 25 per cent more likely to suffer from a stroke, with the women again topping the men with a 31 per cent greater likelihood. While it might be expected that the risks of coronary heart disease or stroke for those smoking one a day would be about 5% of that for those smoking 20 a day - as is the case for lung cancer - the risk was in fact much higher.
  • Study confirms flu boosts risk of heart attack in elderly

    Study confirms flu boosts risk of heart attack in elderly

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    Last week in England the Royal College of Global Positioning System revealed flu admissions across the United Kingdom were up 150 per cent since the start of 2018, according to their data. Out of that group, 332 were hospitalized for a heart attack within a year. The researchers then looked at the rate of heart attacks during a seven-day period when patients had the flu (called the "risk interval"), and compared that with the rate of heart attacks during the year before or the year after ...
  • Facebook just acquired technology to quickly verify someone's ID

    Facebook just acquired technology to quickly verify someone's ID

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    The company previously raised $4 million in seed funding two years ago. Facebook acquisition of confirm.io is expected serve this goal swiftly. If you'll recall, Facebook admitted past year, that Russian troll farms purchased tens of thousands of ads - divisive materials meant to exploit US social divisions - on its network before, during and after the US Presidential Elections.
  • 10 facts everyone needs to know about cervical cancer

    10 facts everyone needs to know about cervical cancer

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    It happens when the body's cervical cells divide very fast and grow out of control. It advised to follow the guidelines set by the Ministry of Health and Prevention (Mohap) and the Department of Health Abu Dhabi on cervical cancer screening.
  • Government shut down over immigration

    Government shut down over immigration

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    Four Republicans opposed the House-passed plan Friday night. Republicans only control 51 seats so Democratic votes were needed for the bill to pass. Capitol Lounge, a favorite spot for Capitol Hill staffers, began advertising drink specials starting at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, including, "To Flake or not to Flake", and "Have you ever met a Haitian?" But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pushed back against that call, saying Republicans will welcome the filibuster when they return to ...
  • Real Madrid knocked out of Spanish Copa del Rey

    Real Madrid knocked out of Spanish Copa del Rey

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    However, La Liga's 13th-placed side shocked the Bernabeu when they took the lead on the half-hour mark - Javier Eraso drilled home from the edge of the box. "The key was that we believed we could achieve this, even after the loss last week", Leganes coach Asier Garitano said. Achraf Hakimi's loose pass put Nacho Fernandez in trouble and Eraso pounced, seizing the ball, striding into space and lashing a 25-yard drive that curled into Casilla's top-right corner.
  • Two dead, 14 injured in Isil attack on children's charity

    Two dead, 14 injured in Isil attack on children's charity

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    After blowing up a vehicle outside the charity's compound, the attackers used a rocket propelled grenade to storm the complex. Some witnesses said there appeared to have been at least four attackers in police uniform, a commonly used tactic, but there was no immediate official confirmation.
  • Plans to stop NSW rail strike in court

    Plans to stop NSW rail strike in court

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    The suspension of the strike and ban will last until March 8, the paper reported. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian labelled the decision a "huge relief". Commuters on Thursday were given the sardine treatment as early as 7am due to the overtime ban that the train workers have enforced. The RTBU, through lawyer Anthony Howell, said suspending the industrial action would do "very little" to assist in resolving outstanding issues.
  • Vaping E-Cigarettes Can Be Good Or Bad Depending On Your Age

    Vaping E-Cigarettes Can Be Good Or Bad Depending On Your Age

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    It concluded the devices are safer than traditional smoking products and that they do help smokers quit, citing conclusive proof that switching can reduce smokers' exposure to deadly tar, numerous unsafe chemicals and other carcinogens. For young people and those who do not smoke, the message would be to not use electronic cigarettes . Because of this variability, we are deeply concerned with FDA's decision to delay fully regulating e-cigarettes until 2022.
  • Joe Root's replacement for Twenty20 Trans-Tasman series announced

    Joe Root's replacement for Twenty20 Trans-Tasman series announced

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    Sam Curran has been called up to England's Twenty20 squad after Test captain Joe Root made a decision to sit out of the tri-series against Australia and New Zealand. The 19-year-old Surrey all-rounder has been drafted after the decision to rest Joe Root, who has withdrawn following a gruelling winter schedule.
  • Investigators probe motive in deadly Kentucky school shooting

    Investigators probe motive in deadly Kentucky school shooting

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    Benton, Kentucky , is located about 120 miles northwest of Nashville. There were 14 male victims and six female. Three of the victims remain in critical but stable condition and one is in stable condition as of Tuesday night. Students at Marshall County High School in Benton, Kentucky , showed up to class Tuesday for a day of learning. The dead include a boy and girl, both 15, police said.
  • Date And Location Confirmed For The 2019 WWE Royal Rumble

    Date And Location Confirmed For The 2019 WWE Royal Rumble

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    NXT TakeOver , Raw and SmackDown Live will take place on Jan. 26, Jan. 28 and Jan. 29, 2019, respectively at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix. However, both Rumble matches will likely take up a majority of the night. Moments before Big E & Carmella journey to the ring to compete in WWE Mixed Match Challenge , Xavier Woods pulls back the curtain of Big E's patented entrance introduction.
  • NAFTA Negotiators Open Key Round of Talks; Trump Cites Progress

    NAFTA Negotiators Open Key Round of Talks; Trump Cites Progress

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    Perdue, considered one of the more trade-friendly administration officials, said he is speaking at least weekly with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, who is the lead Nafta negotiator, and other White House staff. Many Canadian officials, however, are downbeat about the talks amid uncertainty over whether Washington really wants to negotiate. With NAFTA's future up in the air, Canada is taking steps to diversify its trade.
  • Georgia gets low marks in tobacco control report

    Georgia gets low marks in tobacco control report

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    About one out of every five deaths is linked to tobacco use, according to the agency. The report says more than 10,000 NY youth became smokers in the a year ago. As a cardiothoracic surgeon, Dr. Richard Salzano doesn't usually see patients until after they start smoking. But he wasn't surprised by the state's report card in general.
  • Use-less: Obasanjo, Buhari have outlived their usefulness - Fayose

    Use-less: Obasanjo, Buhari have outlived their usefulness - Fayose

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    In an open letter, Mr Obasanjo says he is disappointed with Mr Buhari, particularly because of what he calls his poor handling of Nigeria's economy, the largest in Africa. He, however, said both leaders have "outlived their usefulness" to Nigeria. National President of the Forum, Alhaji Gambo Gujungu, recalled the group had earlier warned Buhari not to seek reelection.
  • CHAN 2018: Eagles Beat Equatorial Guinea 3-1, Zoom To Quarter Final

    CHAN 2018: Eagles Beat Equatorial Guinea 3-1, Zoom To Quarter Final

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    Nigeria finished with 7 points, Libya 6 points while Rwanda and Equatorial Guinea finished third and fourth with 4 points and 0 point respectively. A draw would have taken Rwanda through at the expense of Libya and having survived so many goalmouth scares, it looked like the central Africans were going to make it.
  • If House Declassifies Nunes Memo, President Trump Will Call for Its Release

    If House Declassifies Nunes Memo, President Trump Will Call for Its Release

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    In an interview with Hannity, Jordan said the document can be made public if a majority of the Intelligence Committee votes to release it and the executive branch agrees to do so after reviewing it. Democrats charge that the Nunes' memo is skewed and contains inaccuracies meant to undermine special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Trump's team.
  • Pet owners need to watch out for dog flu

    Pet owners need to watch out for dog flu

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    There's a serious strain of dog flu in at least five states. Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine, which has tracked the dog flu this year, says it's seeing " intense flare-ups " in select areas of the country, including Illinois, Georgia, and Kentucky.
  • Carrefour China to receive investment boost

    Carrefour China to receive investment boost

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    It also aims to open 2,000 convenience stores in the next five years in major cities, and push for massive investments in digital of €2.8 billion by 2022. Earlier this month , Carrefour took a 17% stake in private sales e-commerce business Showroomprivé. Chinese tech giant Tencent is eyeing an investment in Carrefour China alongside Shanghai-listed supermarket chain Yonghui Superstores, said French retailer Carrefour in a press release .
  • Serena to return in next month's Fed Cup

    Serena to return in next month's Fed Cup

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    US Open finalist Madison Keys said she would not play the in the first round because Rinaldi has asked her to commit to the semifinals in April, should the US make it that far. Williams opted not to defend her Australian Open title, revealing that "after competing in Abu Dhabi I realised that although I am super close, I'm not where I personally want to be".