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Medical Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc. (LL): What's the Story?
Author: 0 Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc. (LL): What's the Story?

The following firms have also recently changed their position in LL. Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co LLC reduced its stake by shedding 4,267 shares a decrease of 0.2% in the quarter. The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $20.71. Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co LLC claims 1,836,754 shares valued at $46,029,000.

Medical Covered CA premiums rise, Anthem leaves SD in 2018
Author: 0 Covered CA premiums rise, Anthem leaves SD in 2018

The announcement on Tuesday comes at a time of extreme uncertainty about the future of the US health care system. - People who get their health insurance from Covered California are now learning what rates they'll be paying next year.

Medical First sexually transmitted Zika case reported in 2017
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The number of Zika cases reported in Florida so far in 2017 is now 118. Health officials said six patients who locally acquired the virus tested positive early this year, but were exposed to the infected mosquitoes at the end of 2016. Zika is transmitted primarily by the Aedes mosquito, but it can also be spread by sexual contact . According to CDC guidance , providers should screen all pregnant women in the United States for possible Zika exposure and symptoms at each prenatal care ...

Medical Boss turns crisis into win with LA 2028 deal — IOC
Author: 0 Boss turns crisis into win with LA 2028 deal — IOC

During chaotic political times involving countries of the former Eastern Bloc, it is fitting that the games are now set to return to Los Angeles. An agreement between Los Angeles and the International Olympic Committee comes less than a month after the International Olympic Committee voted unanimously to award two Games in one year for the first time since 1921.

Medical Indianapolis Officer Killed in Line of Duty Given Ceremonial Procession
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He got out of his auto and walked toward the overturned vehicle, which was involved in the crash. Police identified the suspect Friday as 28-year-old Jason Brown . Both men are now hospitalized, one with injuries from the crash, and the other with the gunshot wound. The man who was shot by Bowman hasn't got any grave injuries.

Medical Shares rise ahead of RBA's rate decision
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Chris Schade, senior business analyst at non-major lender MyState, said that below trend economic performance and a high Australian dollar meant the current interest rate setting remained appropriate. "Retail sales have picked up recently, but slow growth in real wages and high levels of household debt are likely to constrain growth in spending", the RBA said.

Medical Only 1% of United Kingdom mothers breastfeed exclusively for six months
Author: 0 Only 1% of United Kingdom mothers breastfeed exclusively for six months

Initiating breastfeeding within one hour of birth and exclusive breastfeeding for first six months of birth are two globally proven strategies to reduce infant deaths and diseases and malnutrition among children , it said. Each year, governments in lower- and middle-income countries spend approximately US$250 million on breastfeeding programs; and donors provide only an additional US$85 million.

Medical Mosquitoes in Bally, Hereford test positive for West Nile
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The Egyptian Health Department reported it collected West Nile virus positive mosquito batches in Saline, Gallatin and White Counties for summer 2017. Eliminate standing water around the home because that's where mosquitoes lay eggs. Symptoms, usually mild, include fever, headache, nausea, vomiting, rash, muscle weakness and swollen lymph nodes, according to MSDH.

Medical Freedom of movement for European Union citizens to end March 2019
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But that vision of harmony was shattered nearly immediately. The Prime Minister's spokesman said: "The Prime Minister's position on an implementation period is very clear and well-known". Hammond is one of several ministers who favour a compromise "soft Brexit" to ease the economic shock of leaving the EU. Chancellor Philip Hammond has given reassurances the government will not seek to slash taxes and regulations following Brexit.

Medical Average Gas Prices In Miami Increase More Than 6 Cents
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Statewide, the price for a gallon of unleaded regular rose another 9 cents a gallon over the past week - a result of strong demand and declining crude oil supply, travel club AAA reported in its weekly gas price update. Watch for some volatility in oil and gasoline prices in the weeks ahead. Prices in Alabama are: $2.02, Tenneessee $2.08, SC $2.02 and $2.29 in Florida.

Medical Amid White House tensions, briefing focuses on MS-13 gang work
Author: 0 Amid White House tensions, briefing focuses on MS-13 gang work

In, of all places, a New York Times interview , President Trump excoriated Sessions for recusing himself from the Russian Federation investigation, and piled on when he said that he would never have appointed the Alabama senator had he known beforehand his intentions.

Medical Poor Sleep Could Be Causing You To Gain Weight
Author: 0 Poor Sleep Could Be Causing You To Gain Weight

The final results of the study indicated that the subjects who slept fewer hours were also the ones with a higher BMI (body mass index). People who get an average of six hours sleep a night have a 3cm thicker waist than those with have nine, a study found.

Medical FDA Announces Plan to Reduce Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes
Author: 0 FDA Announces Plan to Reduce Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes

In order to do this, they are providing targeted alleviations on a few timelines that were described in the May 2016 final rule, which gave authority to the FDA on additional tobacco products. "This long delay will allow egregious, kid-friendly e-cigarettes and cigars, in flavors like gummy bear, cherry crush and banana smash, to stay on the market with little public health oversight", Myers said.

Medical Ryan Won't Say If He Supports Banning Transgenders from Military
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The question is whether these people will be subjected to the misery of lying and concealment. or whether they will be allowed to serve their country while being honest about who they are. While Donald Trump said this week that the United States military "cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs " of transgender soldiers, the Pentagon has reported that past year transition-related care would cost between about $2.4 and $8.4 million annually, less than 0.14% of the ...

Medical India seizes huge amount of heroin worth millions of dollars
Author: 0 India seizes huge amount of heroin worth millions of dollars

The vessel was intercepted at around 12 pm on Saturday. Two ICG ships "Samudra Pavak" and "Ankit" on 27th of July along with some aircraft were diverted to track the Panama vessel. Joint investigation of the vessel by the Indian Coast Guard, IB, Police, Customs, Navy and other agencies is now underway. The development comes three days after the ICG was mobilised on intelligence input that an Iranian vessel Prince-II, carrying large amount of narcotics (heroin and chitta), was likely to enter ...

Medical Trump keeps up 'public waterboarding' of Jeff Sessions
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He told The New York Times last week he never would have picked Sessions if he knew he'd ultimately recuse himself on the ongoing Russian Federation investigation. "So I think as with 15 years in the department, having served in that great department, knowing that integrity that's required of the Attorney General, I believe I made the right decision".

Medical Pregnant doctor delivers patient's baby before having her own
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The doctor on-call at the Frankfort Regional Medical Center had just left, so Hess made a decision to step in. According to Halliday Johnson, Hess had examined her while she was in the hospital, but was not exclusively her doctor. "I love taking care of mothers and babies and you have a lot of doctors always thinking of their patients, even when they're patients themselves". 'I had actually taken a call the day before, so I thought really that I was working up to the last minute.

Medical EC seeks report from Gujarat govt over Congress' allegation of poaching
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After a number of MLAs quit Congress to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the grand old party has come out swinging at the saffron party accusing it of becoming an expert in poaching members from other parties. Senior Gujarat Congress MLA ShaktiSinh Gohil on Sunday slammed BJP, saying the saffron party is conspiring to break the Grand old Party before assembly elections.

Medical Dallas County health officials report first death related to West Nile virus
Author: 0 Dallas County health officials report first death related to West Nile virus

Individuals, especially those age 50 or older or those with compromised immune systems, are urged to take precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes, county health officials said. Of the seven, three came from Reading and one each came from Kenhorst Borough, Muhlenberg Township, Shillington Borough and Washington Township. DCHHS says the best way to avoid exposure to West Nile virus is to avoid mosquito bites.

Medical USA healthcare repeal law struck down at the eleventh hour
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Pete Souza, the former White House photographer for Barack Obama, took a not-so-subtle dig at President Donald Trump after the Senate failed to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Hall serves on the executive committee of Health Care for America Now (HCAN). The wildcard in this process remains President Trump, who at the moment does not seem to be willing to go for a bi-partisan plan.

Medical Flores in charge in Canada
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After receiving medical attention he completed a one-under par 71, which left him six shots off the lead shared by Hudson Swafford, Brandon Hagy, Matt Every, Kevin Chappell and Ollie Schniederjans. 15-2 (he started on the back nine). "I just have to work hard and bring it to the golf course". World No. 1 Dustin Johnson, who finished tied for second here past year and in 2013, followed up his opening-round 67 with a 69 and was in a 14-player logjam at 136.

Medical Charlie Gard,
Author: 0 Charlie Gard, "beautiful little boy" at heart of dispute, dies

Charlie Gard, the terminally-ill British baby that was sentenced to death is finally dead, a family spokeswoman said on Friday. He said: "I entrust little Charlie to the Father and pray for his parents and all those who loved him". Judges at the European Court of Human Rights refused to intervene in the case and the couple said they felt "let down" following the series of court hearings.

Medical Faith in ride safety at Crawford County Fair high
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The decision was made by John Yingling, chairman of the park board, and park CEO Kathleen O'Leary. Tyler Jarrell, 18, was killed in Wednesday's ride malfunction at the Ohio State Fair . "We just need to know how and why this happened, and whether it could have been avoided". After those problems were resolved, McKernan said the Fire Ball ran with no issues for the duration of the Stampede.

Medical North Korea fires another ICBM missile
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The range of North Korea's ICBM has been disputed, but some experts said it could reach Alaska. Pyongyang conducted its first ICBM test on July 4 and has now carried out 12 missile tests since February. The top U.S. military official, Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Joseph Dunford, and Admiral Harry Harris, commander of U.S. Pacific Command, spoke by phone with the top South Korean military official, General Lee Sun-jin, to discuss military response options to the launch.

Medical Sauber and Honda pull plug on 2018 deal
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Sauber's decision to terminate their contract with Honda casts fresh doubt over the Japanese manufacturer's long-term future in the sport, with McLaren , their only other partner on the grid, also considering their options for next year.

Medical Regular alcohol consumption could cut diabetes risk, study finds
Author: 0 Regular alcohol consumption could cut diabetes risk, study finds

For both men and women, seven or more glasses of wine per week lowered the risk of diabetes by 25% - 30% compared with having less than one drink of wine. However, it's more common to develop type 2 diabetes as an adult than type 1 diabetes, which usually develops during childhood. Questionnaires asked survey respondents to give details about their drinking patterns, whether they're abstainers, lifetime and current to reduce the risk of bias as a result of those who abstain because ...

Medical Lanane: US Senate health care debate could be disastrous for Hoosiers
Author: 0 Lanane: US Senate health care debate could be disastrous for Hoosiers

That has implications for the economy beyond health care. He campaigned on "bringing back coal jobs to Eastern Kentucky". It will also include digital ads pushing the pledge. The gap in healthcare access between poor and higher-income residents in the United States is closing thanks to the Affordable Care Act, a new study suggests.

Medical (NYSE:LUV) reported adjusted quarterly profit of $1.24 per share
Author: 0 (NYSE:LUV) reported adjusted quarterly profit of $1.24 per share

Ancillary services unmatched by other airlines such as WiFi on the plane, transportation of pets, and EarlyBird Check-In. ( NYSE:SD ), 1 have Buy rating , 2 Sell and 3 Hold. Blackrock Japan Limited owns 8,950 shares. The stock was sold at an average price of $59.15, for a total value of $492,246.30. The insider Anschell Jonathan sold 32,788 shares worth $2.22 million.

Medical Anthony Scaramucci on Reince Priebus: 'Some Brothers Are Like Cain and Abel'
Author: 0 Anthony Scaramucci on Reince Priebus: 'Some Brothers Are Like Cain and Abel'

Scaramucci appears to be giving voice to Trump's frustration with people in the White House the president believes are slowing down policy efforts, even though Trump has shown a pattern of repeatedly stepping on his own efforts on health care, job creation and other initiatives with unplanned tweets on topics such as Russian Federation, transgender troops and unfounded allegations of voter fraud.

Medical Chicago is Full of New
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Last fall, the Chicago Cubs won their first World Series in 108 years. Doctors say it's hard to say for sure, but Chicago might be in a championship baby boom . Recognizing their role in the boom, some Cubs players on Wednesday visited Advocate, to bring gifts for newborns like Theo, who (you guessed it) was named after Theo Epstein.

Medical Shop tax-free in Tennessee this weekend
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Shoppers can save money on certain items during the annual event. So while a pair of trousers and the belt to hold them up would be tax-free, a decorative belt buckle would be taxed; a new dress and hosiery would be tax-free, but a matching bag and earrings would be taxed.

Medical Former Karnataka Chief Minister N Dharam Singh passes away
Author: 0 Former Karnataka Chief Minister N Dharam Singh passes away

Dharam Singh was the 17th CM of Karnataka who headed the Congress-JD (S) coalition government from May 28, 2004 to February 3, 2006. He was the popular choice in the 2004 alliance between Congress and JD (S). "His dedicated service towards society will be remembered". "My thoughts are with his family & supporters in this sad hour". Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted that he was "Saddened by the demise of former Karnataka CM Shri N.

Medical Contaminants found in water supplies across the country
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Some 93 chemical agents linked to an increased risk of cancer were detected in more than 40,000 systems and their levels exceeded established federal or state health guidelines which are not legally enforceable. The Environmental Working Group's (EWG) new national Tap Water Database is the most complete source available on the quality of US drinking water, aggregating and analyzing data from nearly 50,000 public water systems in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Medical Can Alcohol Boost Memory? Study Finds Booze Increases Retention Power
Author: 0 Can Alcohol Boost Memory? Study Finds Booze Increases Retention Power

The following day, all the participants were once again put to carry out the word-learning task. Professor Celia Morgan, who led the study said that their research not only showed that those who drank alcojol did better when repeating the word-learning task, but that this effect was stronger among those who drank more.

Medical Yemen cholera outbreak tops 400000, draws high-level United Nations visit
Author: 0 Yemen cholera outbreak tops 400000, draws high-level United Nations visit

The executive directors of the WHO, UNICEF and the WFP arrived in Yemen on Monday, visiting the southern province of Aden and the country's capital, Sana'a. The 2017 Humanitarian Needs Overview reports that access to safe drinking water represents one of the main priorities for affected populations, with no information however on how many people are in need and how situation has changed since the onset of the conflict.

Medical First Gene Editing In Human Embryos In The US
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Scientists in China have published similar studies with mixed results. For ethical reasons, the embryos were not allowed to develop for more than a few days . The U.S. intelligence community past year called CRISPR a potential "weapon of mass destruction ". Mitalipov did not confirm the results of the test, telling the MIT Technology Review that they are still " pending publication ".

Medical Judge approves end-of-life plan for Charlie Gard
Author: 0 Judge approves end-of-life plan for Charlie Gard

This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. The couple, who are in their 30s and come from Bedfont, west London , had asked Mr Justice Francis to rule that Charlie should be allowed to undergo a therapy trial in NY.

Medical Starts spraying for mosquitoes after West Nile discovered
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The Saginaw County Mosquito Abatement Commission has found an increase in West Nile virus in portions of Saginaw County. As the weather warms each spring, public health professionals begin a weekly process of trapping and testing mosquitoes for WNV, a mosquito-borne disease which can infect humans, horses and birds.

Medical Trump administration argues against gay rights protections in court battle
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The Justice Department brief says the law does not define "sex", but its common ordinary usage is that it means biologically male or female. The Trump administration's filing is unusual in part because the Justice Department isn't a party in the case, and the department doesn't typically weigh in on private employment lawsuits.

Medical ECDC highlights need to scale-up efforts for eliminating viral hepatitis in Europe
Author: 0 ECDC highlights need to scale-up efforts for eliminating viral hepatitis in Europe

The study attempted to assess whether DAAs reduce Hepatitis C-related morbidity and mortality in clinical trials, concluding: "We could neither confirm nor reject that DAAs had any clinical effects". It is estimated by World Health Organisation that 71 million people around the world have chronic hepatitis C infection. Isaac Adewole, has called on stakeholders in the health sector to create more awareness on dangers posed by viral hepatitis.

Medical E-Cigarette users more likely to quit
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A team of researchers, led by Professor Shu-Hong Zhu at the University of California, set out to examine whether the increase in use of e-cigarettes in the United States of America, was associated with a change in overall smoking cessation rate at the population level.

Medical Blood Donors To Get Target Gift Cards
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Donation appointments and completion of a RapidPass online health history questionnaire are encouraged to help reduce the time it takes to donate.As a special thank-you, those who come out to give blood or platelets with the Red Cross through August 31 will be emailed a $5 Target e-gift card.Upcoming blood donation opportunities include:WilsonJuly 27 - 9 a.m.

Medical Dead, Many Feared Trapped In Mumbai Building Collapse
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The chief minister said the Mumbai civic body is also coming up with a procedure under which building permissions will be issued without delay. The building's owner was detained by police on Tuesday, and is due to appear at a local court on Wednesday accused of endangering life and causing grievous hurt.

Medical State urges vigilance against mosquito-borne virus Zika
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That would make it the first locally transmitted case in Texas this year. EDINBURG - A man in Hidalgo County has been found with signs of the Zika virus, but he showed no symptoms of the illness, Rio Grande Valley health officials said Wednesday.

Medical Terminally-ill United Kingdom baby to spend final days in hospice
Author: 0 Terminally-ill United Kingdom baby to spend final days in hospice

Great Ormond Street bosses wanted Charlie to stay at a hospice for a shorter period. "What if it was your child", Connie Yates shouted at the hearing before storming out in tears. Great Ormond Street said it had "moved heaven and earth" to find a hospice willing to take Charlie but even so his death must take place on the day he arrives, for insurance reasons.