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Investors Buy Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on Weakness

Susquehanna Intll Gp Llp holds 0.83% or 14.04 million shares. Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. Mason Street Advsrs Ltd Co accumulated 27,868 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Cibc Ww Mkts, a Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 8,413 shares. Moreover, Calamos Wealth Management Llc has 0.34% invested in the company for 199,829 shares.

Besponsa Gains FDA Approval to Treat Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Approval was based on results from the phase III INO-VATE ALL trial, a randomized, open-label, international, multicenter study evaluating the safety and efficacy of the drug compared with investigator's choice of chemotherapy in 326 adult patients.

Cuomo asks Army's help in controversy over names of Brooklyn streets

Andrew Cuomo wants Confederate names removed from two streets on an Army base in Brooklyn . In Brooklyn, the plaques had become an "offense to the community" and an emblem of ideas that are "antithetical to the Gospel", said the Rev. Army to reconsider its decision and I call on them to rename these streets", Cuomo wrote to Acting Secretary McCarthy . But after the weekend's events in Charlottesville-in which one person died and dozens more were injured after a white nationalist drove a ...

Your Midnight Snack Might Be Making You Look Older

Brain Institute. "This finding is surprising". UV rays are in sunlight and are responsible for around 95 percent of melanoma - the most unsafe form of skin cancer - cases and 99 percent of the less severe type of the disease. "It is still hard to transpose these results to humans, but it is fascinating to see that the skin may be sensitive to the timing of the meals", adds Dr.

Rookie Watson gets some limited work with first team

It remains to be seen who will start Week 1, but O'Brien stressed the importance of making sure Watson is named the starting quarterback at the right time. They thought they'd found the solution to their quarterback woes when they signed Brock Osweiler to a $72 million contract before last season, but he was benched for Savage late in the season before being traded to Cleveland in March.

'Marked Increase' In West Nile Virus Activity In San Fernando Valley

Nearly half of the 22 people from Los Angeles County who tested positive for West Nile virus so far this year are from the San Fernando Valley, a hot spot where the disease appears to be spreading this season, according to public health and vector control officials.

AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

Hudock Capital Group LLC now owns 1,542 shares of the company's stock valued at $111,000 after buying an additional 806 shares during the last quarter. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $101,000 activity. UBS maintained AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) rating on Friday, October 23.

Blood test can find cancer even before any symptoms emerge

Oncologists at the Johns Hopkins University have taken a big step towards developing the test that can detect a majority of cancer types including breast, lung, ovarian and colon. The blood test was then performed on blood samples from 200 people with all stages of cancer in the USA, Denmark and Netherlands. For this study the cfDNA is extracted from the blood and converted to a library of genes for reference.

Tiny robots used to treat bacterial infections

Nano-sized micromotors in a person's stomach used to treat bacterial infections has been demonstrated for the first time in a major breakthrough. A micromotor drug delivery system has been used to treat bacterial infections in the stomachs of mice, a USA school of engineering has announced.

A lethal shark called depression — Blue Whale Game

The deadly online " Blue Whale Challenge" game, however is reportedly a suicide game that challenges players for over 50 days, wherein demanding them to complete tasks given by an anonymous controller. "Before he took the extreme step, my son had deleted the game from his mobile phone". The Centre on Wednesday warned in ternet-based social media platforms of strict action if they failed to remove links to the Blue Whale Challenge.What the government probably doesn't realise is, the Blue ...

Australian treatment for peanut allergies effective for up to 4 years

Children with peanut allergies could finally overcome the life-threatening reaction for up to four years, Australian researchers say. In the course of clinical trials conducted by the scientists of the research Institute Murdoch children, Melbourne, in 2013, of children with peanut allergy had been administered probiotics with low doses of proteins from peanut for a period of 18 months.

Lake in Bengaluru spews "toxic froth"

NDTV reported some witnesses as saying the foam from Varthur lake was high enough to rise upto a two-story building. However, the problem persists and efforts to clean up the lake have also failed. Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday spoke about the toxic Bellandur Lake issue and assured that the matter will be resolved in a year or two.

Tim Tebow makes stroke victim's day simply by saying hello

And what's even more wonderful is the reaction from the grandmother as she watched Tebow's message-which the fan also recorded for us to see. Tebow's kind act is just the latest in a string of good deeds the former Heisman Trophy victor has done in his time in single-A.

Shot In Chicago Since Friday Morning

His identity was not released Tuesday night. The victim was shot in his head and right shoulder.Someone took him to Advocate Christ Medical Center where he is in serious condition. Preliminary information indicated the three people allegedly entered the home through the basement, and the homeowner shot all three of them, according to a police spokesperson.

SEA Games netball: Singapore fall 37-50 to Malaysia in prelims

The Singapore team beat Philippines' second-seeded team of Earl Benjamin Yap, Joseph Vicencio and Paul Marton DelaCruz 233-227 in the semi-finals, recording their personal best score of 233 in the process. Thailand's flag is raised near the entrance of the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil yesterday. According to reports from Channel News Asia , archers Ang Han Teng, Alan Lee and Pang Toh Jin opened Singapore's medal account for the SEA Games after clinching silver in the men's team ...

Delhi High Court on high alert after police get bomb threat call

The police are now on the lookout for the caller who has since switched off his mobile phone. As per initial reports, the call was made at 10:54 am which was received by PCR. The court complex hasn't been placed under lock down. The blast killed 17 persons and injured over 76. A group by the name Harkat-ul-Jihad had claimed responsibility for the blast.

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Church Decides To Remove Plaque Saying Robert E

One of New York's memorials to the Confederacy is no longer on display. The tree now planted is a "descendant" of the original tree planted by Lee, according to Provenzano and an additional plaque. On Wednesday afternoon, Gov. Andrew Cuomo tweeted that he also asked acting U.S. Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy to rename Fort Hamilton Army Base streets with Confederate monikers.

Rajdhani Express passengers sedated, robbed of Rs 15 lakh cash

Reportedly, numerous passengers who have been robbed were drugged. Eleven First Information Reports were later lodged with the Government Railway Police at the Nizamuddin Station. "I have lost valuables and cash worth Rs. 50,000... I came to know that at least 7-8 coaches are affected". "We called the attendants but nothing happened".

It's time for diplomacy on tense Korean peninsula — United Nations chief

The UN chief said he "will remain in close contact with all concerned parties and stand ready to assist in any way". "The UNSC economic measures have never been taken in isolation from the recognition of the need for a peaceful settlement", Lavrov said on Wednesday.

Six things to know about pubic hair grooming

Laceration was the most common injury sustained (818 [61.2%]), followed by burn (307 [23.0%]) and rashes (163 [12.2%]). Wednesday's JAMA Dermatology study used a web-based survey of US adults that was conducted in January 2014. About 94 percent of the people who groomed said they did it themselves. Results showed that 27 percent of women and nearly 24 percent of men cut themselves while shaving and 1.4 percent needed medical attention for their injuries.

49ers' Elvis Dumervil and Broncos' Von Miller reunited at joint practice

This season, though, there's a new buzz and new energy surrounding the 49ers as first-year head coach Kyle Shanahan and new general manager John Lynch are attempting to revitalize the franchise. For the rest of the competition, specifically during Saturday's second preseason game, John Lynch and Vance Joseph have made it very clear: consistency will be key for Paxton Lynch to become the Broncos' starting quarterback.

2 pit bulls save Florida children from venomous copperhead snake

The dogs barked at the snake to leave, causing the serpent to strike. The two dogs managed to kill the snake. "I don't know what I would've done without them", Butt said. Paco has recovered and is now home running around his yard. Butt said she was anxious about raising enough money to cover the cost of the canine's care.

Ghana shuts two banks to protect financial stability

Consequently, to protect customers, the BOG has made a decision to revoke the licenses of UT Bank and Capital Bank under a Purchase and Assumption transaction. This is because the intermediation role of the banks can not be overemphasised, thus the central bank must ensure that any risk associated with the performance of this role is nipped in the bud to protect the stability and soundness of the financial system.

Teenage deaths rise again, newer drugs could be root cause

Andrew Kolodny , executive director of Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing and co-director of opioid policy research at Brandeis University. "The opioid crisis in America is in full swing". In 2015, the death rate was 70 percent higher than the rate for females, the report found. A state of emergency generally allows administration's to cut through red tape and access emergency funding, but it is unclear what exact actions the White House might take.

Tom Brady opens up about playing while mom battled cancer

The hype surrounding the current team is understandable given the notable additions to the roster. "Unfortunately, I ran a 5.2", Brady said with a smile, before correcting himself and saying he might have been a fourth-rounder. "That's really what I've tried to focus on". "You're talking about some magical years that we've had that may never be duplicated again". "You're talking about some incredible teams that I've had an opportunity to be on and lucky to be on".

Agent, Bruins GM respond to David Pastrnak trade rumour

The general manager of the Bruins, made this statement Tuesday to the " Boston Globe ", responding to remarks made the previous day by Brian Lawton. Lawton's tweet was picked up by several hockey news outlets and sent more than a few Bruins fans into panic mode.

Inside the country where Down syndrome is disappearing

The CBS article included some discussion of the ethical dilemmas that prenatal screening and abortion of babies with Down syndrome present. Other countries aren't lagging too far behind in Down syndrome termination rates. One geneticist Kari Stefansson, the founder of deCODE Genetics, a company "that has studied nearly the entire Icelandic population's genomes", tells them "my understanding is that we have basically eradicated, almost, Down syndrome from our society - that there is ...

SC orders NIA probe into Kerala girl's conversion, marriage

The SC ordered the probe on Wednesday while hearing a special leave petition filed by her husband Shafin Jahan, after the Kerala High Court annulled their marriage earlier in May this year, calling it a "sham". However the husband had opposed the same and said that the NIA should not probe into the matter. The court order came as the bench was told that the NIA has in its preliminary probe found that there was a pattern as "entities" in two cases that have come to light were the same.

ICC takes step to resume cricket in Pakistan, hires worldwide security company

Confirming the news, newly-appointed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi revealed that formation of the worldwide security company is the first step towards the resumption of cricket in the country. "We have had our security experts visit and make an assessment, and things look positive with things improving all over the country and especially Lahore being cleared".

Palo Capital Inc. Has $1.05 Million Stake in Pfizer, Inc. (PFE)

The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Thursday, August 4. The rating was reinitiated by JP Morgan on Thursday, April 7 with "Overweight". LANKLER DOUGLAS M also sold $693,200 worth of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) or 8,790 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in Q4 2016. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is 1.37.

Less sleep tied to Type 2 diabetes risk in children

While the children who had longer sleeping patterns were healthier, the scientists found no link between sleep time and HbA1c or cardiovascular risk. If you child is older, make sure that he/she gets adequate physical activity and a balanced diet. The study "also shows strong inverse associations between reported sleep duration and adiposity (including detailed measures of body fatness confirming findings), confirming findings from earlier studies", the researchers wrote.

Insider Trading at Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation?

The stock was sold at an average price of $69.70, for a total transaction of $862,049.60. In the past three months the stock value surged 11.40%. Facebook Inc now has $495.78 billion valuation. Credit Suisse Group AG set a $70.00 price objective on shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Saturday, May 6th.

Minor headed for Chandigarh school raped

The girl was admitted at the Government Multi-Specialty Hospital for treatment even as Chandigarh Police registered a rape case on her complaint. Police have said that a case has been registered and investigation have begun. "The accused, aged around 40 years, forcibly took the 12 -year-old girl to the park, sexually assaulted her and fled", Investigating Officer in the case, Sub-Inspector Kuldeep was quoted as saying by PTI.

Rahul to open Indira Canteen today

Rest of the 97 canteens to be opened on October 2, 2017, to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatama Gandhi, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said. He will leave for New Delhi on Wednesday evening accompanied by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. "Today is a historic day for Karnataka, in our fight against hunger and malnutrition, with Indira Canteens getting launched across Bengaluru ", he tweeted.