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Senate panel approves pick for Medicaid and Medicare chief

Ms. Verma has many years of experience working on Medicaid issues and has a deep understanding of the need to protect vulnerable Americans, like Medicare's home health beneficiaries who are documented as older, poorer and sicker than the overall Medicare population.

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Zika caused twenty-fold spike in birth defects -US study

The types of birth defects reported include brain abnormalities and/or microcephaley, neural tube defects and other brain malformations, eye defects and other central nervous system problems. The mistakes, made public February 16, have prompted officials to redo more than 400 tests, including those for almost 300 pregnant women. It can spread through sex with a man or woman who has been infected.

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Las Palmas 3-3 Real Madrid

With Real reeling, La Liga's 13th-placed side secured a third just before the hour mark - Kevin-Prince Boateng outracing Marcelo to a long ball behind the Real defence before touching past a stranded Navas side-footing into an empty net.

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Nobody Knew That Health Care Could Be So Complicated

While House Republican leaders want to pass an ACA repeal bill this spring, completely lifting the health law's many insurance rules will take months, Brady said. Sandoval said a payment mechanism through per-capita grants to the states also could be problematic. McAuliffe said an analysis by a health research and consulting firm presented to the governors showed that changing the funding mechanism could have a huge financial impact on some states and result in decreased coverage.

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Infant in Halifax County Dies From Flu Complications

Shay, MD, MPH, of CDC's Influenza Division. Those most vulnerable to having serious problems with the flu are the very young, elderly, pregnant women and people with other significant health conditions such as asthma, heart or lung disease, diabetes or weakened immune systems.

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Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) reported Q4 net loss of $57.1 million

Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report issued on Thursday. For the next year first quarter, analysts predicted EPS estimates trend of $-0.16 which would leave an impact on the stock performance in coming months.

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Wenger reveals latest team news ahead of Liverpool

Arsenal travel to Anfield looking to protect their position in the top four against a Liverpool side still smarting from Monday's defeat to Leicester City. It was always going to be a tough test for Arsenal in our next Premier League match , because it is away to Liverpool and we have not got a very good record at Anfield.

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Trader Alert: Unusual Volume Spotted in Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT)

Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT) now has a consensus Price Target of $62.29. If the most optimistic analysts are correct, the expected total return from the current price would be 20.09. For the full year 2016, the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company reported a loss of $267.3 million, or $5.49 per share, compared to the previous year's loss of $220.03 million, or $5.20 per share.

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HDFC Bank, ICICI and Axis resume levy on cash transactions

ATM intercharge charges have also been re-introduced. HDFC Bank has also capped the free cash transactions at home branches, including deposits and withdrawals at branches at Rs 2 lakh, above which customers will have to pay a minimum of Rs 150 or Rs 5 per thousand.

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Workday Inc (NYSE:WDAY) Receives Neutral Rating From Wedbush Analysts

Workday shares have increased 36 percent since the beginning of the year. Finally, Cowen and Company set a $83.00 price objective on shares of Workday and gave the stock a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 29th. The original version of this piece can be read at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/workday-inc-wday-given-new-80-00-price-target-at-stifel-nicolaus/473555.html.

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Arum still not completely sold on Pacquiao-Khan bout

Manny Pacquiao reportedly wanted to fight against a bigger name, and took to Twitter to ask fans who they wanted to see him fight next. Khan (31-4, with 19 KOs), notoriously known for having a glass jaw, has been knocked out three times in his career - the last against Saul "Canelo Alvarez" when he challenged the WBC middleweight champion in May past year.

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Uber CEO Kalanick apologizes for disrespectful conversation with one of his drivers

Fawzi Kamel , an Uber driver since 2011, told Kalanick he was upset because the company lowered prices for people who took the Uber Black service. Travis Kalanick has said he needs to "grow up" and get help after the embarrassing dashcam footage showed him angrily dismissing the driver's concerns.

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Flyers Trade Mark Streit To Lightning

Streit has compiled five goals and 16 assists in 49 games while averaging over 19 minutes of ice time per contest. TSN Hockey Insider Pierre LeBrun noted the Flyers retained 4.7 per cent of Streit's salary ($5.25 million cap hit) in that trade.

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The Oscars Should Find a New Host in 2018

Damon and Kimmel noticed a commotion on stage, and Damon told Kimmel that he heard the stage manager say that they announced the wrong victor. "I want to thank my mom who is incredible and my date tonight and she let me quit the JCC soccer league to be in a school musical", he said.

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Holcomb not yet backing specific changes to Medicaid

Nobody knew that health care could be so complicated", Trump told the governors. Scott attended the annual Governor's Ball at the White House on Sunday evening, as well as a meeting at the White House with the president Monday morning. Trump also signaled that a replacement plan for the state exchanges and the Medicaid expansion is still on his agenda, but that it may take longer to accomplish, said Steve Wojcik, vice president of public policy at the National Business Group on Health, in an ...

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Obesity linked to 11 cancers

The risk increase for the other 10 cancers ranged from 9% for rectal cancer in men to 56% for biliary tract system cancer. The global team, led by Doctors Maria Kyrgiou and Kostas Tsilidis from Imperial College London , called for more research.

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First Alert Forecast: Strong to severe thunderstorms possible tonight

A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Ahead of the system warm moist high-dewpoint air will flow into IL and IN on the nose of a destabilizing low-level wind jet, creating a environment ripe for the development of severe thunderstorm squall lines that may produce damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes.

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Scientists Find Out How Much Pee Is Really In The Swimming Pool

Acesulfame-K (ACE) is found in pre-packaged food and is excreted by the consumer, making it the ideal marker for measuring urine in pools and hot tubs. Their calculations revealed the foul truth: In one 110,000-gallon pool, the scientists discovered seven gallons of pee . Based on the concentrations of the sweetener, the researchers estimated that swimmers released more than 7 gallons of urine - enough to fill a medium-size trash bin - in a 110,000-gallon pool in one instance, and almost ...

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Amber Alert issued for 8-year-old North Carolina girl

Bailey Lynn Queen was last seen in Candler, North Carolina after authorities say they were called to a home just before 9 p.m. about a domestic incident. The pair is believed to be traveling in a 2003 tan Toyota Corolla, NC plate YPX-7062. She was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and orange shorts. The Buncombe County Sheriff's Office requests anyone with any information regarding the incident to contact the Buncombe County Sheriff's Office at 828-250-6670.

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Liberia investigates death of celebrated Ebola fighter amid stigma fears

She and her spouse were hired by medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres to work with Ebola patients since survivors could no longer contract the unsafe virus. People became infected with the virus from direct contact with someone with Ebola through broken skin, or the mouth and nose, with the blood, vomit, faeces or bodily fluids.

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Supreme Court says no to abort 23-week-old foetus

We have a life in our hands and we are also tied down by a law". The law prohibits termination of pregnancy after 20 weeks even if there is a fatal risk to the mother and the foetus. The order came on the plea filed by the woman who had approached the apex court seeking a direction to allow her to undergo medical termination of her pregnancy.

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Session Recap: Viewing Unusual Volume for 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD)

This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell. Today, you can download 7 Best Stocks for the Next 30 Days. This showed the surprise of 55.6% in the last quarter earnings . The analyst blamed the ongoing weakness in 3D Systems' core prototyping market for the decline in revenues from products, materials, and services. Now the stock price is moving -23.08% off from the highest level of twelve months and +48.15% above from twelve months low.

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Jackson scores 22, No. 17 Duke beats No. 15 FSU, 75-70

Although there are many negatives from Tuesday's loss which must be called into question, Florida State's hustle is not among them. In his final game at Cameron Indoor Stadium, Jefferson finished with 14 points on a flawless 6-for-6 from the field, 11 rebounds and four blocks.

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What Is VOICE? Donald Trump's New Office Has Undocumented Immigrant Activists Worried

Senate with bipartisan support ". The Bureau of Census and the Congressional Research Service set the number of undocumented USA immigrants in 1990 at 3.5 million. Jim Himes, D-4th District, said it represents Trump's realization that "governing is a very different proposition than campaigning". Think about it.

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Did Warren Buffett Miss the Best Airline Value Investment?

Wall Street shows that investors are leaning towards low cost index funds over active managers who promise to beat the market. "A rich society should figure out a way to take care of those people". This reluctance of the rich normally prevails even though the product at issue is -on an expectancy basis - clearly the best choice. I believe this to be incorrect.

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Fire still on at some parts in Kolkata's Burrabazar area building

The fire was first noticed at 9.30 p.m.at a plastic warehouse on the ground floor of 3, Amratala Lane. The fire fighters are having to carry water from other areas to douse the flames. News agency ANI reproted that the situation is not under control yet. "The building is located in extremely congested area and it is a major hurdle in getting fire extinguishers to the building".

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Bernie Sanders can't stop laughing at Trump's healthcare comments

In an interview with CNN , Sanders expressed his mirth over the remark and spoke about the complexity of the issue by rolling out his experience working on the legislative side. Saying that the Affordable Care Act is far from flawless, Sanders maintained the he would be willing to work with his Republican counterparts so long as they commit to improving Obamacare instead of totally repealing it.

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Vikings' Adrian Peterson to be free agent after 10 years with team

Could they make a run for Peterson or Charles? Oddsmakers at Bovada listed the Raiders as +900 (9/1) favorites to land Peterson behind the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (+325, 13/4), Vikings (+500, 5/1), New York Giants (+500, 5/1) and Kansas City Chiefs (+500, 5/1).

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Jason Day withdraws from WGC-Mexico Championship with illness, ear infection

Rory McIlroy caused ructions last week when it emerged that he had played a round of golf with US President Donald Trump in Florida the weekend previous. "Even though most of those guys are my friends, it's tough to be sitting at home watching those guys doing what they're doing whenever you can't get out there".

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Record warmth and severe thunderstorms both possible Wednesday

All thunderstorms, whether severe or not, will be capable of producing deadly and damaging lightning. The watch will remain in effect until Wednesday afternoon. The majority of the energy, for and with this storm system, will be to our northeast over the MS and Ohio Valley regions of the country. There were no immediate reports of injuries or major damage.

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Nurse charged with making secret videos of naked patients in Bucks County

Police arrested Close on February 13 when the 17-year-old patient said she noticed his cellphone recording video of her while she was undressed. Close, a married father-of-one, is a licensed practical nurse who was assigned as a technician handling the young victim's radiation treatment for a skin condition.

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Gov plans meeting with US Health Sec

A per capita cap or block grant cuts federal funding just when the need is greatest . "In Congress, we are committed to getting this right, and we know governors are important partners-especially when it comes to addressing the needs of state Medicaid programs while providing a stable transition away from Obamacare".

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'Nobody Knew That Health Care Could Be So Complicated,' Trump Tells Governors

The former presidential candidate also said it was not incumbent upon his side to work with Republicans on their agenda. He said federal benchmarks on population would have to be up to date to reflect the fact that Nevada is one of the fastest growing states in the U.S.

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World Bank CEO rides in Mumbai local from Churchgate to Dadar

Its achievements in health and education contribute to the world achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. She took a short tour of the iconic Churchgate station and WR headquarters and around 11 a.m., boarded the train along with a team of 20 others, getting off at Dadar.

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Hot Stock for Investors: Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP)

Baird restated a "positive" rating on shares of Cempra in a research report on Friday. Previously on Monday February 27, 2017, Vetr Inc. reported on Cempra (NASDAQ:CEMP) increased the target price from $0.00 to $3.43. 2 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 59000 shares traded. The shares were sold at an average price of $3.40, for a total value of $358,564.00.