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Author: 0 HSBC profit surges 448% in Q3 on Asia boom

Reported pre-tax profit jumped to $4.6 billion in the three months to the end of September, compared with $843 million over the same period in 2016. HSBC noted that worldwide network continued to deliver strong growth in the third quarter, with all of its transaction banking products benefiting from higher balances and interest rate rises.

Medicine Ceasefire between Iraqi troops and Kurdish forces
Author: 0 Ceasefire between Iraqi troops and Kurdish forces

The president of Iraq's self-ruled northern Kurdish region, Masoud Barzani, dissolved his powers as president Sunday, distributing them between the Kurdish prime minister, Parliament and the judiciary, a Kurdish official told The Associated Press.

Medicine Doctor diagnoses his own cancer using an iPhone
Author: 0 Doctor diagnoses his own cancer using an iPhone

He grabbed his iPhone and a pocket-sized ultrasound device and moved the electric-razor shaped object up and down his neck as if he were shaving. Researchers from Butterfly Network, a USA based start-up, developed the device that works by shooting sound waves into the body and capturing the echoes.

Medicine Eagles Dominate 49ers For Sixth Straight Win
Author: 0 Eagles Dominate 49ers For Sixth Straight Win

The team also lost D.J. Jones to an undisclosed injury. The 49ers did manage to eke out some highlights, including a third quarter touchdown set up by an interception from rookie cornerback Ahkello Witherspon. But it was wet, and the starting offensive line was different from the previous week's for the sixth time in six games, and the Niners were playing with nothing to lose, except another game, which dropped them to 0-8.

Author: 0 Man handed 24-year sentence for infecting 30 women with HIV

When the women asked the accountant to use a condom, he told them he was allergic to latex and lied that he was HIV free. As a result of his actions, another four people contracted the virus on top of the women he directly infected: three men and one baby.

Medicine Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target
Author: 0 Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target

However, this outlook remains subject to substantial uncertainty about geopolitical developments and fiscal and trade policies, notably the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. That unfavorable gap in yields helped push the loonie to a three-month low of C$1.2916 on Friday, taking it full circle to where it was before the Bank of Canada hiked in July for the first time in almost seven years.

Author: 0 Dow Stock Merck, AbbVie Top Earnings Views, Light On Sales

Institutional investors and hedge funds own 72.93% of the company's stock. Wetherby Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in Merck & by 2.7% in the second quarter. If you are accessing this story on another domain, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & global copyright & trademark legislation.

Author: 0 Kathy Griffin claims Andy Cohen treated her 'like a dog'

She was replaced as a host by none other than Andy Cohen , and upon being asked about Griffin by the press, he simply said he didn't know her! "Who? I don't know her". He is NOT kidding w paps. "Apparently I'm forgetful", Carey later quipped during a 2016 appearance on Cohen's show, Watch What Happens Live . Was my boss for ten years.

Medicine Lewis Hamilton second quickest in Mexican Grand Prix second practice
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton second quickest in Mexican Grand Prix second practice

The Ferrari driver endured a painful episode during the session when he had to abort a lap and drive back to the pits after feeling a stinging fluid in the seat of his vehicle. Ferrari rival Vettel also suffered a setback when the fire extinguisher in his auto leaked, leaving a white stain on the back of his race suit and forcing the team into finding a replacement, also leaving him on the back foot.

Medicine Taylor fight in doubt
Author: 0 Taylor fight in doubt

Argentine Sanchez, who has lost just two of her 19 pro fights, and is making her first defence of the WBA crown. If all parties agree, then the title would not be on the line. "Sure, I'll be nervous but I get nervous before every fight". "I'm definitely preparing for a tough battle, for whatever comes my way". Should Taylor be forced to go 10 rounds - the female championship distance over two-minute rounds - for the first time, her coach Ross Enamait is confident that the Bray woman is ...

Medicine Southwest Airlines Company (NASDAQ:LUV) To Report Earnings
Author: 0 Southwest Airlines Company (NASDAQ:LUV) To Report Earnings

Romo Tammy sold $492,238 worth of Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE: LUV ) on Tuesday, May 23. Clinton Group invested in 10,240 shares. After a recent check, it is observed that the insiders for the firm now own 0.30% shares. Shares for $872,769 were sold by Van de Ven Michael G on Thursday, May 18. On Tuesday, May 23 the insider Jordan Robert E sold $912,148. Analysts pegging the company with a rating of 3 would be indicating a Hold recommendation.

Medicine Video of nurse singing to dying cancer patient goes viral
Author: 0 Video of nurse singing to dying cancer patient goes viral

A U.S. family shared a moving video, which has been viewed millions of times, of an "angel" nurse who sang a patient's favourite song to her as she lay dying of cancer. Neufelder told NewsChannel5 that Smith didn't feel like a patient to her. I am so humbled and honored to be a Nurse. "I recently lost my grandmother and went through a similar experience and I was singing to her as she passed too".

Medicine Burnouts Do It Best? New Study Says Pot Smokers Have More Sex
Author: 0 Burnouts Do It Best? New Study Says Pot Smokers Have More Sex

To examine the relationship between marijuana use and frequency of sexual activity , the researchers looked at survey results from about 50,000 people in the USA who took the National Survey of Family Growth , a federal survey that collects information on family relationships, reproductive health and drug use.

Medicine Walgreens now selling Narcan in all pharmacies nationwide
Author: 0 Walgreens now selling Narcan in all pharmacies nationwide

In a press release, Walgreens announced it will be stocking Narcan at all of its pharmacies. The dominant pharmacy in Florida, where Gov. Rick Scott declared the opioid epidemic a public health emergency , now carries the overdose remedy Narcan at each pharmacy.

Author: 0 Trading Statistics of AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 3.63% whereas Month Volatility is at 2.41%. Stevens Mngmt Limited Partnership, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 330,831 shares. The U.S. drugmaker also reported third-quarter earnings above Wall Street estimates, as it sold more of Humira - the world's best selling prescription medicine - and Imbruvica, its other main drug.

Medicine Yes Bank second-quarter profit up 25 percent, lags estimates
Author: 0 Yes Bank second-quarter profit up 25 percent, lags estimates

Other income declined 43.13% to Rs5,186.24 crore from Rs9,119.68 crore in the same period a year ago. Net interest income and fee income rose by 9 percent each in the quarter. That was less than the 24.9 billion rupees predicted by analysts polled by Thomson Reuters. In absolute term, the gross NPA increased to Rs 44,489 crore as against Rs 32,548 crore in the same quarter of the a year ago.

Medicine Why Afternoon Open Heart Surgery is Better for Patient Outcomes
Author: 0 Why Afternoon Open Heart Surgery is Better for Patient Outcomes

Experts believe this is because the heart is better at repairing itself later in the day. In the randomised controlled trial, which took place from January 2016 to February 2017, 88 patients were randomly scheduled for heart valve replacement surgery in the morning or afternoon - half had morning surgery and the other half had afternoon surgery - and their health was monitored until they left hospital.

Medicine Dubai's Burj Khalifa To Be Lit With Rajinikanth Photo
Author: 0 Dubai's Burj Khalifa To Be Lit With Rajinikanth Photo

Composed by Academy Award victor AR Rahman, three songs from the album have been released and two more songs will be revealed today. Dubai's Burj Khalifa is now being prepped for the event, which will be hosted by Baahubali star Rana Daggubati.

Medicine 2nd ODI begins in controversy over curator suspension
Author: 0 2nd ODI begins in controversy over curator suspension

The unsafe opening pair of Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma fell to the swing and accuracy of Trent Boult in Mumbai and they will now have to find a way to negotiate the left-arm pacer early on in their innings. New Zealand , on the other hand, stunned everyone with their performance in the first ODI. Henry Nicholls was the highest scorer with 42 runs. Trent Boult was the only New Zealand bowler that the Indian batsmen, including centurion Virat Kohli , found it hard to negate him as he ...

Author: 0 New Mega-Carnivore Species Discovered In Southern Africa

Theropod image adapted by Lara Sciscio , with permission, from an illustration by Scott Hartman. Having regard to their dimensions - 57 cm long and 50 cm wide -, the animal would measure about nine metres long and nearly three metres high at the hips, according to scientists, the discovery of which is to be published Wednesday in the american journal Plos One .

Medicine 63K baby motion seats recalled after 1 catches fire
Author: 0 63K baby motion seats recalled after 1 catches fire

The Soothing Motion Seat retailed for $160 and the Smart Connect Soothing Motions Seat sold for $175. Specifically the recall affects Soothing Motions models CMR 35, CMR 36, CMR 37 and DYH 22, and Smart Connect Soothing Motions model CMR 39.

Medicine Conjoined twins separated at AIIMS, but critical
Author: 0 Conjoined twins separated at AIIMS, but critical

The twins had also earlier undergone a medical check-up at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack. "They have two other children and can't afford a meal", said Mahapatra. Though a surgeon from Japan along with a team of 20 specialists operated on the twins in the first phase surgery that ended on August 29, this time no experts from overseas was involved.

Medicine IPhone X will be hard to get due to severe supply shortages
Author: 0 IPhone X will be hard to get due to severe supply shortages

With that fixed, the TrueDepth camera posed the next challenge. Even before the flagship iPhone X was announced, it has been dogged by rumours that it will be incredibly short supply and might be hard to buy until 2018. iPhone X also brings new animated emojis to iPhones. With Animoji, iPhone X will be able to track your expressions and transfer them to an emoji. "Animojis will use iPhone X's FaceID feature to create custom 3D versions of some popular emojis based on users" facial ...