Medicine

Artificial sweeteners, like sugar, can lead to obesity and diabetes

Artificial sweeteners, like sugar, can lead to obesity and diabetes Researchers alternately treated rats with concentrated dosing of sugar (glucose) and substitutes - aspartame and acesulfame potassium, two chemical compounds popularly found in the branded sweeteners Equal and Sweet One, respectively. Hoffmann said in a statement in March, ahead of his presentation. "Only after 3 Weeks of providing these sugars and sweeteners to our diabetes-vulnerable rats, w... [Full Article...]

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah says Roma reunion will not be easy for him

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah says Roma reunion will not be easy for him But Klopp was left to face an anxious finale when Albion pulled a goal back on 78 minutes. A confessed admirer of the underdog tales of Robin Hood and Rocky Balboa, Jurgen Klopp is probably uncomfortable with Liverpool's status as strong favourites in Tuesday's Champions League semi-final, first leg against Roma . [Full Article...]

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah says Roma reunion will not be easy for him

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah says Roma reunion will not be easy for him But Klopp was left to face an anxious finale when Albion pulled a goal back on 78 minutes. A confessed admirer of the underdog tales of Robin Hood and Rocky Balboa, Jurgen Klopp is probably uncomfortable with Liverpool's status as strong favourites in Tuesday's Champions League semi-final, first leg against Roma . [Full Article...]

Some missing explosives found in southern Pennsylvania

Some missing explosives found in southern Pennsylvania Susquehanna Regional Police were alerted of the findings around 2:30 p.m. after a person hiking the trails at River Front Park spotted explosives while walking the trail on Vinegar Valley Road. ATF special agent Don Robinson told the station that the items were most likely left at the park within the last 48 hours. Nearly 300 work site employees and other witnesses relating to the investigation ... [Full Article...]

FAA orders jet engine inspections after fatal Southwest incident

FAA orders jet engine inspections after fatal Southwest incident The CFM56-7B engine first entered service in 1997 on the Boeing 737 and has logged more than 350 million flight hours. A woman was killed in the incident, marking the first USA passenger airline fatality in almost ten years. The plane's engine had undergone a visual inspection two days before, the airline said. At issue are engines made by CFM International, a joint venture between General Elect... [Full Article...]

Nigerian troops intercept Boko Haram wives

Nigerian troops intercept Boko Haram wives The Army said yesterday that troops killed four Boko Haram insurgents in separate operations in Borno State. "Two suspected Boko Haram bombers pretended to be worshippers and they blew up themselves and killed 4 civilians and 7 others injured", a member of vigilance group helping soldiers to fight the insurgents, the Civilian JTF said. [Full Article...]

Apparently There's A New Doom Movie Happening

Apparently There's A New Doom Movie Happening Maybe we can take all these lessons we've learned and use them to take a second attempt at a previous movie. However, Nina Bergman , whose credits include Assassin X , Lost n' Found and multiple appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno , revealed that Universal has apparently given the green light for a new Doom movie, which will film in Bulgaria. [Full Article...]

Brokers Set Expectations for US Bancorp's Q2 2018 Earnings (USB)

Avalon Advisors Llc who had been investing in Mercadolibre Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $14.33B market cap company. The stock had a trading volume of 1,219,446 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,938,277. Bancorp (NYSE: USB ). The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, June 22. On Tuesday, April 3 the stock rating was downgraded by Edward Jones... [Full Article...]

Brokerages Anticipate White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (WTM) to Publish $2.45 EPS

It has underperformed by 19.65% the S&P500. The consensus rating is 3, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 86.51% of the company's stock. Mraz Amerine & Associates Inc, which manages about $353.64 million and $326.23M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Consolidated Tomoka Ld Co (NYSEMKT:CTO) by 8,845 shares to 43,420 shares, valued ... [Full Article...]

Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. (TSM) Shares Gap Down Following Weak Earnings

Harding Loevner LP now owns 14,421,861 shares of the semiconductor company's stock valued at $473,614,000 after buying an additional 276,621 shares during the last quarter. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, July 14 by Stifel Nicolaus. Citigroup has "Neutral" rating and $31 target. As per Tuesday, October 4, the company rating was upgraded by Susquehanna. [Full Article...]

What's Ahead for Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI) After Forming Bearish Double Bottom?

About 452,393 shares traded. Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Its down 3.36% from 10.11 million shares previously. ValuEngine downgraded Owens & Minor from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Monday, April 2nd. (NASDAQ:IPCI) earned "Buy" rating by Maxim Group on Friday, July 21. [Full Article...]

Delhi-bound Air India flight experiences turbulence, 3 injured

Delhi-bound Air India flight experiences turbulence, 3 injured Three passengers on board an Air India aircraft were injured when the Delhi-bound flight hit turbulence Thursday. The aviation agencies and the airlines are investigating the incident now. Besides Air India, aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and Aircraft Accident Investigation Board (AAIB) are probing the incident, which happened on April 19 soon after the flight ... [Full Article...]

IL woman sentenced to life in prison for deadly plot in Canada

IL woman sentenced to life in prison for deadly plot in Canada The judge sentenced her to life in prison, as he believed that she "is presently, and will remain an ongoing threat to public safety". A court in Nova Scotia sentenced a young American woman to life in prison with no chance of parole for a decade on Friday for her role in a plot to go on a Valentine's Day shooting rampage at a Halifax mall three years ago. [Full Article...]

Macquarie Group Ltd. Acquires 2100 Shares of British American Tobacco (BTI)

It's down from 384,835 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Several other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in BTI . (NYSE:BTI) on Friday, July 29 to "Hold" rating. Shares of British American Tobacco PLC (NYSEMKT:BTI) traded up 0.25% on Tuesday, hitting $69.07. 3,457,770 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of ... [Full Article...]

Drug Take Back Day set for April 27 in Athens

Drug Take Back Day set for April 27 in Athens The collection events are part of a nationwide effort to safely dispose of leftover medications to prevent accidental or intentional misuse. Officers will be on hand to collect unused or outdated prescription. "Prescription drug abuse continues to be a substantial problem in the USA and in the Commonwealth", said Dr. Brooke Rossheim, director of the Rappahannock Area Health District, in the news... [Full Article...]

Amnesty International gives award to Colin Kaepernick for protests