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Author: 0 Turkish warplanes strike Kurdish militia targets in Syria

The visits by top USA officials come amid Turkey's Operation Olive Branch that has been targeting the PKK terrorist group's affiliates in Syria, the Democratic Union Party (PYD) and the People's Protection Units (YPG), as well as Daesh in northwestern Syria's Afrin region.

Medicine End of an era: Purdue to stop marketing opioids to doctors
Author: 0 End of an era: Purdue to stop marketing opioids to doctors

It will now have about 200 sales representatives, Purdue said . The prescription pill is the world's top-selling opioid painkiller and has raked in billions for Purdue since it was introduced in 1996. Purdue said in a statement that it "vigorously denies" allegations of misconduct, adding that its products account for only "approximately 2%" of all opioid prescriptions.

Medicine United States budget deal to boost military, infrastructure spending
Author: 0 United States budget deal to boost military, infrastructure spending

The bipartisan plan would raise defense and non-defense spending by $300bn and provide billions of additional dollars in disaster relief funding for areas ravaged by wildfires and hurricanes a year ago. "I don't think that we expect the budget deal to include specifics on the immigration reform", said White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

Medicine When Will Flu Season Peak? This Flu Rivals Swine Flu In Severity
Author: 0 When Will Flu Season Peak? This Flu Rivals Swine Flu In Severity

Those with symptoms , but who normally are healthy, are encouraged to stay home until they feel better. The vast majority of deaths have been in adults over age 65. "The entire nation was showing widespread flu activity". "We saw a big demand from students this season from", LPN Nina Barker said. "It's one of the reasons we say even if you've already had flu this season, it makes sense to get vaccinated because it could protect you against the other strains", Schuchat said.

Medicine Trump, Modi discuss Maldives crisis
Author: 0 Trump, Modi discuss Maldives crisis

Korea with his Indian counterpart, PM Narendra Modi on a phone-call. He has also been deepening ties with his other South Asian ally, India to counter an aggressive China in the sub-continent. While the crisis in Maldives "seemed to be the point of the call" on Thursday, little on the issue was included in the readout, except that the two leaders 'expressed concern'.

Medicine Herdsmen menace: Wike gives Benue displaced persons N200m on
Author: 0 Herdsmen menace: Wike gives Benue displaced persons N200m on

Former Rivers State Governor, Sir Celestine Omehia, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom and Benue State Deputy Governor, Engr Benson Abounu at the Peoples House, Makurdi during the condolence visit by Rivers Leaders on Wednesday.

Medicine Congress to miss shutdown deadline as Senate goes into recess
Author: 0 Congress to miss shutdown deadline as Senate goes into recess

To permit the spending, the deal would also raise the limit on how much debt the government can acquire until March 2019. The most recent shutdown began on January 20 and lasted almost three days, before Democrats caved in on the immigration issue and agreed to the Republican proposal to debate it separately.

Medicine Woman's Facebook post will put you off using hand dryers
Author: 0 Woman's Facebook post will put you off using hand dryers

Posting on Facebook , Nichole photographed the result of an experiment she did that had pretty terrifying results. Those responding to Ward's post - which was shared more than 544,000 times - were shocked by what they saw. The image shows a Petri dish with several things growing quite large in it after just 48 hours. "But I have found out that a lot of schools have taken out paper towels in the kids restrooms due to budget savings! and they wonder why there is so much sickness/superbugs ...

Author: 0 British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) Shares Sold by Rathbone Brothers plc

Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 16,232 shares of the company's stock worth $1,111,000 after buying an additional 1,117 shares in the last quarter. About 1.21 million shares traded. Among 19 analysts covering Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) rating on Friday, October 13. Therefore 79% are positive. Ingersoll-Rand Plc had 69 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Medicine Acne may put you at risk of depression, says research
Author: 0 Acne may put you at risk of depression, says research

They found that patients with acne are at increased risk of major depression within the first five years of acne diagnosis, albeit the risk was highest within the first year when patients have 63 percent increased odds of suffering from major depression compared with those without acne.

Medicine Local National Pizza Day and National Bagel Day deals
Author: 0 Local National Pizza Day and National Bagel Day deals

Stop by a Pilot or Flying J Travel Center and get a free slice of pizza on February 9 by downloading the myPilot app. Einstein Bros also has a coupon to get a box with a Baker's dozen bagels and two tubs of shmear for $10. Here, buy any large pizza and get a free large Thin & Crispy Pepperoni Pizza. Medium 2-topping handmade pan pizzas are $8.99. Get 25-percent off regular-priced menu items with coupon code 25DISC.

Medicine Indian air force officer arrested for leaking classified information
Author: 0 Indian air force officer arrested for leaking classified information

Till now, cops have not found any evidence of a monetary exchange and say Marwaha was passing on classified information in lieu of sex chats. They allegedly even exchanged intimate messages. "He was arrested on Wednesday after a case was registered against him under the Official Secrets Act", Oberoi said. As per the complaint filed against Marwah by the Air Force, he was caught by the counterintelligence wing after he was found carrying a high-end phone at the headquarters, which are banned ...

Medicine January saw the worst A&E performance in NHS history
Author: 0 January saw the worst A&E performance in NHS history

He added: 'We've got the flu outbreak which, although it's not an epidemic, is the worst we've had for many years'. "I take responsibility for everything that happens in the NHS ", Hunt said. Figures also released by Public Health England (PHE) on Thursday show there have been 215 confirmed flu-related deaths so far this winter. Dr Nick Scriven, president of the Society for Acute Medicine, said: "Last year we coined the phrase "eternal winter", but the last month and a half has shown an ...

Medicine Missoula Still in Peak Flu Season, Two Flu-Related Deaths
Author: 0 Missoula Still in Peak Flu Season, Two Flu-Related Deaths

While scientists seasonally do a pretty good job of predicting what will hit the US, much less is understood about why strains like the Hong Kong flu wreak havoc for a season or two and then become less dominant or disappear, only to return once again.

Medicine Seattle clears pot convictions, following San Francisco lead
Author: 0 Seattle clears pot convictions, following San Francisco lead

Durkan discussed how she witnessed firsthand how the War on Drugs affected minority communities and how she's worked to rectify those wrongs in the past. Shortly after his election in 2010, Holmes dismissed all marijuana-possession cases and said his office would no longer prosecute such offenses, The Seattle Times reported .

Medicine Senate leaders announce budget deal with huge spending increases
Author: 0 Senate leaders announce budget deal with huge spending increases

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-New York) said the deal would earmark approximately $90 billion for disaster relief efforts in response to wildfires and hurricanes; $20 billion for infrastructure; $5.8 billion for child care programs; $6 billion for mental health and opioid crisis; and $4 billion for veteran hospitals and clinics.

Medicine Upper Peninsula Child Dies From Flu
Author: 0 Upper Peninsula Child Dies From Flu

Health department's epidemiologist Alpesh Patel reported that from December 25 through December 31, Will County hospital emergency rooms had 860 visitors with flu-like symptoms. "We have it back in stock now". Most local pharmacies also offer the shots. "We've had quite a few", pharmacist Rocky Nandyala said Monday. Susan Gonzalez has been home sick with her two daughters for the last several weeks.

Medicine Georgia toddler with Down syndrome named 2018 Gerber baby
Author: 0 Georgia toddler with Down syndrome named 2018 Gerber baby

According to reports, Lucas' mother did not expect him to win the title. Bill Partyka, CEO and president of Gerber , says Lucas's smile and happy expression captured the hearts of the Gerber team. Since 2010, the company has held a contest to choose a baby to be the face of the brand for the year. The boy has Down syndrome - the first to earn the coveted honor.

Medicine Downing Avenue insists NHS `not on the market´ after Might…
Author: 0 Downing Avenue insists NHS `not on the market´ after Might…

Theresa May's official spokesman quoted the PM's own declaration from a year ago that the " NHS is not for sale and never will be". The US has one of the most expensive healthcare systems in the world and after Donald Trump criticised the UK's National Health Service, Lib Dem leader Vince Cable asked the Prime Minister again this week to confirm that the " NHS is not for sale ".

Medicine Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Price Target Cut to $193.00
Author: 0 Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Price Target Cut to $193.00

A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on WYNN. Wynn Resorts illustrates the risk to a company's stock from misconduct accusations against an executive. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 14th. "He also assembled a world-class team of executives that will continue to meet the high standards of excellence that Steve Wynn created and the Wynn brand has come to represent".

Author: 0 Super Bowl Nets 103 Million Viewers, Down 7 Percent from 2017

That is a far cry from the 9.3 and 27 million viewers the show drew Sunday, but was still plenty good to make it the top-rated show of the night. CBS was second in the demo with a 1.1 but first in viewers with 10.8 million. " Super Bowl LII delivered for all of our partners, and provided us with the unique opportunity to give America a look ahead at the Olympic Winter Games".

Author: 0 Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) Shares Sold by Barings LLC

Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 8th. Loomis Sayles & Company LP decreased Philip Morris International Inc (PM) stake by 9.87% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (NYSE:PM) on Thursday, August 31 with "Buy" rating. Bank of America downgraded Philip Morris International Inc. NYSE shows a rate of with its quick ratio of.