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Mattis to NATO: Increase Military Spending or Else

Speaking in Brussels at a meeting of defense ministers, Mattis also reiterated US President Donald Trump's calls for fellow members to meet the requisite spending targets. "He says, "We stand with you, ' and kind of ignores what the president has said in the past, and so far the president hasn't objected". Stoltenberg said "defense spending has been the main topic" in his two telephone conversations with Trump.

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Harvard, MIT research institute holds on to gene-editing patent rights

CRISPR technology uses a naturally occurring protein system found in bacteria to edit genomes. But exactly who has the right to profit from the technology has been up for debate. Doudna told Shots she isn't convinced that Berkeley is the big loser here. The University of California said in a statement that it would consider an appeal of the ruling.

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Could dads also suffer from postnatal depression?

The depression symptoms were associated with adverse social and relationship factors and having a history of depression, the researchers found. While pre-natal and post-natal depression has been examined extensively in mothers, fathers were often left out in the cold, an Auckland University study says.

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Flu activity remains elevated in San Diego county

The state says there have been 109 hospitalizations statewide. While still below epidemic thresholds, the flu also continues to kill San Diego County residents, with four more deaths reported this week, bringing the season total to 44. "Wash your hands frequently, avoid touching your nose, mouth and eyes, and please - stay home if you are ill", said Dr. Gail Stanley, an infectious disease physician at Bristol Regional Medical Center.

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Iranian Oscar contender to screen in Trafalgar Square before ceremony

Mr Khan added: "On the night of the Oscars, it's absolutely fantastic to be able to screen the United Kingdom premiere of The Salesman in Trafalgar Square". Farhadi calls the London screening "a symbol of unity against the division and separation of people". "I welcome and appreciate this invaluable show of solidarity".

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Bacterial infection linked to rat urine in NYC

The disease is rarely passed from human to human and can be treated with "readily available antibiotics", according to the department of health. Two cases developed pulmonary hemorrhage, one didn't survive the infection. Commons symptoms include fever, chills, headache, muscle aches, vomiting and diarrhea. Each of the three patients was admitted to hospital severely ill with acute kidney and liver failure.

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Jessa Duggar and Ben Seewald Share Baby No. 2's Name

The Jessa and Jill: Counting On star first found fame when her family starred in the now-cancelled TLC show 19 Kids And Counting . Also in the issue they talked about having two kids. "We just thought it was cute", the proud dad said, adding that they also admire the work of Matthew Henry, who wrote Bible commentary centuries ago.

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Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research

The company has a 52-week high of $11.25. The company has a market cap of $20.61 billion, a P/E ratio of 51.40 and a beta of 0.88. The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 4.62% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 4.62 percent.

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Cold caps reduce chemotherapy hair loss, studies show

Scalp cooling is thought to reduce hair loss due to reduced delivery of chemotherapy to the scalp and hair follicle, said the study authors. Nangia's clinical trial included 182 breast cancer patients. Hair loss is often considered one of the most devastating side-effects of chemotherapy. As in Rugo's study, the scalp cooling device was worn before, during and after treatment.

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X-23 is a caged beast in new Logan clip

Variety say that Fox chairman Stacey Snider discussed the initial reaction the studio had to Logan's direction, with the company anxious about the original shift in tone. Crippled by excruciating pain as a result of metal poisoning - ironically, those adamantium claws are slowly killing Hugh Jackman's haggard lead - James Mangold has essentially stripped the former X-Men down to his bare bones for a more intimate and, hopefully, memorable story.

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Married People's Stress Hormone Levels Are Lower, Study Says

What researchers found was that married people had less cortisol than those who were single or previously married. These findings support the belief that unmarried people face more psychological stress than married individuals. In a separate study conducted in the United Kingdom, researchers found that married couples get the support they need for each other to raise kids or when work is under pressure, Daily Mail reported.

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Top Earnings Report to Watch for: Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE:SE)

The target implies a 86.08% spike from where the shares are now trading. The firm shows the market capitalization of $36.21 Billion. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.20 per share for the quarter. The median estimate represents a +2.51% increase from the last price of 78.04. The relative price strength of Sanchez Energy Corporation has a positive value of 64.48 compared to overall market.

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Will I Go Bald? Genetic Study Shows Complex Answer

Close to 300 genetic regions tied to male pattern baldness have been identified, according to a study published online February 14 in PLOS Genetics . That makes the genetic pattern only somewhat predictive. HAIR LOSS What is alopecia and is there a cure for male pattern baldness? However, it's possible to predict whether a man will lose hair with pretty good certainty.

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Residents permitted to return to homes near Oroville Dam

Authorities in California have lifted an evacuation order for some 180,000 people who live below the highest dam in the USA, as fear of spillage receded. The engineers as well as the state authorities are quite careful while releasing water from Oroville as there is a residential colony beside this dam.

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)

The consensus analyst PT for this stock has now been moved to $38.45. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.30 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range).

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Investment Research Analysts Opinion: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

The Closing price before the company posted its earnings was $12.74. Dean Investment Associates LLC raised its position in Marathon Oil Corporation by 0.9% in the third quarter. If you are viewing this report on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of worldwide trademark & copyright laws. Analysts mean target price for Points International Ltd.

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Health care faces uncertainty as changes loom

Secretary Price was the face of replacing the act while he was in Congress. "So when we talk about repeal and replace, we can not repeal without replacing", Fox said. "Health care is a critical component of Arizona's economy", said Kimber Lanning, executive director of the Arizona Rural Development Council. While acknowledging the ACA's shortcomings in curbing cost, Lowey repeatedly warned Republicans of fallout from repealing the controversial 2010 health law before putting an alternative ...

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Jenkins should oppose repealing the Affordable Care Act

Speaking at a Haywood County Chamber of Commerce breakfast, Harkleroad said healthcare stocks tumbled after Trump was elected because hospitals had spent four to five years implementing new standards under Obamacare and had no idea how the Trumpcare plan would look.

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Edward James Olmos will lead the Sons Of Anarchy spin-off

Aiming to keep his life - and more importantly, his son - on the straight and narrow, Mayans MC will chronicle Reyes' day-to-day struggles as he tries to stay on the right side of the law. Edward James Olmos is signing on with the Mayans. Picked up to pilot in December, the SOA spinoff was first revealed by Sutter in a THR cover story in August 2015 prior to the launch of his period drama The Bastard Executioner.

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Philip Pullman announces a follow-up to His Dark Materials trilogy

Pullman has been close-lipped about details about the series, but released a statement today saying that his new release will neither be a sequel or a prequel, but an "equel". "It gives me great pleasure and some excitement at last to satisfy their curiosity (and mine) about this book", wrote Pullman. "It's neither. In fact, The Book of Dust is...

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Montefiore, Northwell, Westchester Med want Affordable Care Act fix

Tavenner said "it's critical" for Congress to keep in place the subsidy for out-of-pocket costs. Some members of Congress are now discussing making major changes to our core health system in the United States , including repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) without a replacement and making major, damaging changes to Medicaid, CHIP, and Medicare.

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Over 680 Arrested in US Immigration Raids, Rights Groups Alarmed

Of the people arrested , an estimated 75 percent were "criminal aliens", according to the agency, convicted of crimes including DUI and murder. U.S. Obama, who deported more people than any president, in his second term prioritized deportations to target public safety threats over others with less-serious criminal violations.

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Justin Bieber's Purpose World Tour Coming To India In May

Here is most relevant information about this tour, the venue is DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai and the show is on May 10, 2017. Apart from Mumbai , he will also be playing in Tel Aviv and Dubai. Bieber's tour kicked off in March 2016 in Seattle and will conclude this September in Toronto. Right after its release, objective was the most streamed album on Spotify in one week, with What Do You Mean being the most-played song.

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Japan's JERA to acquire 10% in Goldman Sachs-backed ReNew Power

The company will continue to focus on developing sustainable and innovative solar and wind energy solutions and investing in highquality projects, he said. Apart from JERA and Goldman Sachs, other investors in the company include the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, Asian Development Bank and Global Environmental Fund.

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Exxon Mobil Corporation's (XOM) closing price of $83.00

The firm acquired 860,090 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $75,069,000. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has the market capitalization of $341.82 Billion. It has a dividend yield of 3.61%. Exxon Mobil Corporation's dividend payout ratio is presently 159.58%. If you are accessing this piece of content on another domain, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States and global copyright law.

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Featured Stock for Investors: Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

The fund owned 56,267 shares of the oilfield services company's stock after buying an additional 848 shares during the period. Bp Plc's holdings in Halliburton Company were worth $7,086,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 1st will be issued a $0.18 dividend. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.28%.

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Decades-Old Drug Approved By FDA, Gets 7300% Price Hike

Elijah Cummings have sent a letter to the CEO of Marathon Pharmaceuticals , addressing the high list price of Emflaza (known generically as deflazacort), a drug that was first approved in the U.S. While life expectancy varies per patient due to the severity of their individual case of DMD, patients typically pass away in their 20s or 30s. Another study showed patients who took deflazacort lost the ability to walk later than patients who took placebo.

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Analysts Advise About Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)

In a transaction dated November 22, 2016, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $34, raking in a sum of $39,474. The stock has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $42.70. A See remarks in the company, DOUBLES BRIAN D, disclosed a transaction on Tuesday November 22, 2016 that ended up generating $204,000 from the sale of 6,000 shares at $34 per share.

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US Secret Service chief to retire

US Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy has planned to resign next month, leaving President Donald Trump to pick the person he wants to lead the 7,000-employee agency tasked with protecting the president and his family. "He also helped restore professionalism at the agency after a series of security lapses and incidents of misconduct over the past few years, " Goodlatte said.

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Aetna abandons $37B merger bid

For its part, Anthem maintains Cigna does not have the right to cancel the merger. The tumultuous relationship between proposed merger partners Anthem and Cigna continued Tuesday as Cigna called for an end to the deal and demanded nearly $15 billion from Anthem - which said it is "committed to closing the transaction".

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Valentine's Day: Quotes & Poems Perfect For Your Last Minute Card

Thus, you have got the very special event to tell them this time. Cards themselves can cost up to $10, turning them into gifts by themselves. With romantic dinners, thoughtful gifts, or planning ideal dates, there is a lot of pressure that can go into the day.

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WWE Elimination Chamber: Bray Wyatt becomes WWE Champion

So, WWE aren't wasting any time in getting this match made, with Cena getting an immediate rematch after dropping the gold at the Elimination Chamber this past Sunday - which is unusual, as AJ Styles still hasn't had his singles rematch, but that's another story.

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All you need to know about new AIADMK chief Edappadi K Palanisamy

The now disgraced politician was not present at the court in New Dehli, but has been ordered to present herself to police immediately and begin her jail term. This drowns her hope of becoming the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu anytime soon, as she is now barred from contesting elections for the next 10 years.

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Institutional Portfolio Favorite in Spotlight: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM)

The 52-week range of the share price is from $7.94 - $17.01. This company shares are 1.2% off its target price of $89.21 and the current market capitalization stands at $316.15B. Also, COO Matthew E. Zames sold 42,083 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, January 17th. The third largest holder is Capital World Investors, which now holds $9.69 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 3.06% of its market capitalization.

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Updated Clinical Practice Guidelines for Noninvasive Lower Back Pain Treatments

In its first recommendation, ACP said that, given that most individuals with acute or subacute low back pain improve over time regardless of treatment, clinicians and patients should opt for nonpharmacologic treatment with superficial heat, massage, acupuncture, or spinal manipulation.