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Laurion Capital Management Lp adds Hershey Co (HSY) to its portfolio

The median 12-month price target of 12 analysts covering the company is $105.00, which suggests the stock could still gain more than 5 percent. Finally, RBC Capital Markets reaffirmed a sector perform rating and issued a $105.00 price objective (up previously from $92.00) on shares of Hershey in a research note on Wednesday, July 27th.

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After 2 Failed Presidential Runs, Rick Perry Joins 'Dancing With the Stars'

Season 23 (yes, 23) of ABC 's Dancing With the Stars will soon be upon us, and the network has announced the full celebrity cast for the new season. I'm never one to dwell on the past. "I'm human. I made a mistake, a very big mistake, and it's something that I learned from". Everyone's got to be sick and exhausted of hearing about this, I know I am.

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Dogs understand both language and intonation, making their brains similar to humans'

The researchers - using words, positive tones and plenty of treats, we'd imagine - trained dogs to enter a magnetic resonance imaging machine and lie still while the machine recorded their brain activity. Hungarian researchers say they've proven that dogs understand a lot more than we think.The experiment counted on the cooperation of 13 dogs, mainly border collies and golden retrievers.

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Woman leaves prison after feticide conviction overturned

Patel is the 35-year-old woman who was convicted of "feticide" and child neglect in March 2015 after taking drugs to induce a miscarriage. The state's attorney general decided not to appeal the ruling, and on Wednesday, a St. In entering that opinion, Judge Vaidik wrote that "the State presented sufficient evidence for a jury to find that Patel was subjectively aware that the baby was born alive and that she knowingly endangered the baby by failing to provide medical care".

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Wilshere signing a step into unknown, say Bournemouth

The fitness coach also questionned why Wenger is loaning Wilshere out, speculating the Frenchman may have given up on keeping him fit. The presence of Granit Xhaka, Francis Coquelin, Mohamed Elneny, Santi Cazorla, Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil at Arsenal means they are well-stocked in midfield, even without Wilshere.

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Pats DL Frank Kearse cut in apparent domestic

According to a police report filed Thursday, 27-year-old Frank Kearse was treated at hospitals in Attleboro, Massachusetts, and Providence, Rhode Island, for a knife wound to his upper abdomen. Kearse originally told detectives he was accidentally injured when carrying a cardboard moving a box full of knives. Neighbors told police they heard a loud argument from inside the couple's apartment.

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Chinese stricken with Zika in Singapore

The advisory followed the Singapore Ministry of Health's report that they found 10 Bangladesh nationals among the Zika-infected people in the country until Sep 1. Florida officials said more than 40,000 mosquitoes had been tested since May, and that the three samples were the first to test positive. But doctors believe infection during pregnancy can result in babies with small heads, known as microcephaly, and other serious developmental disorders.

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Be careful what you say, dog owners, Spot may be listening

According to The Huffington Post , Eötvös Loránd University researchers gathered 13 family dogs that live with their pet parents and trained them to lie in an fMRI scanner. Mr Vette says the canines attach emotional meaning to our words. Other species likely have the mental capacity to understand language, but their lack in human speech is what makes it hard to test.

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Fears for patients over five-day junior doctors' strike

The Government announced it would impose a new contract after junior doctors and medical students voted - by 58 per cent - to reject a contract brokered with the BMA. The British Medical Association has confirmed junior doctors in England will take further industrial action. The Patients Association's chief executive, Katherine Murphy, said it was "gravely troubled" at the "catastrophic impact this will have on so many patients and their families" as winter approaches.

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Florida braces for 'life-threatening' Tropical Storm Hermine

Florida's governor issued a stern warning Thursday for a state that hasn't had a hurricane landfall for a decade: Hermine, expected to hit the eastern Panhandle by early Friday, could be memorably unsafe. Scott said his top concern was storm surge, which could trap people in their homes as Hermine passes overhead. The storm, which gathered moisture in the Gulf Coast and evolved from tropical storm to hurricane Thursday, will likely be yanked further west - closer to the U.S.

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Zika: Australia issues Singapore travel warning for pregnant women as virus spreads

The embassies of China, India, Sri Lanka and Myanmar said they had not been notified by Singapore whether their citizens were among those infected. It poses a risk to pregnant women because it can cause severe birth defects. Meanwhile, National Environment Agency (NEA) has inspected about 3,600 of an estimated 6,000 premises in the Aljunied Crescent and Sims Drive cluster to check for mosquito breeding.

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Explosion destroys SpaceX rocket and Facebook satellite

The explosion was so strong it shook buildings several miles away . "I looked out the window, and the rocket was sort of bent at 45 degrees and I saw dirty black smoke and flames". The last such flight took place in July. SpaceX is trying to change the economics of space flight by developing rockets that land upright after launch and can then be reused.

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Zika infected mosquitoes trapped in Miami area

The state health department said in a statement it found no evidence of active transmission in Palm Beach County. Guillain-Barre is known to be caused by infection with other viruses, the scientists noted in their report. Zika is mostly spread by a specific species of tropical mosquito, but it can also be spread by sex and through blood transfusions. The confirmation of 13 cases of Zika virus among Indians in Singapore has raised the risk of the infection spreading across the country, and ...

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Statewide polls differ on size of leads for Clinton, Feingold in Wisconsin

Clinton is embracing it before a generally conservative audience as a means of highlighting what she calls Trump's unsafe turn away from traditional alliances and his divergence from Republican national security orthodoxy. The survey from the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation found that Clinton leads Republican opponent Donald Trump when it comes to the future of Medicare, Medicaid, the federal health care law, and the cost of medications.

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Williams sisters play back-to-back in Ashe at rainy US Open

She also fired down 12 aces as she earned a second-round meeting with countrywoman Vania King . "All I'm hoping for is just health that I can keep that record going", said the veteran. On the men's side of the tournament, second-seeded Andy Murray rolled to a straight-set victory. "He came out going for his shots", Murray, who won his first grand slam in NY in 2012, told reporters.

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Thirteen Indians among Zika infected people in Singapore

The results of her blood test are pending. "The patient's husband and family members who live in the same house with her, have yet to show any symptoms of Zika infection". Proactive action from the community can help stop the spread of Zika virus in Malaysia. Miami Beach officials have known since last week that mosquito counts were high in three areas of the city after the Florida Department of Health notified them of their findings and their plans to test in those areas.

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MP wants measures against spread of Zika virus heightened

Putnam. Palm Beach Gardens is conducting an additional round of spraying for mosquito with a treatment that's effective against those that carry the Zika virus, and these signs are being printed for posting in parks and public areas. Since the outbreak of Zika virus in Singapore four days back, so far 115 persons have been identified to be affected. "The objective is to keep mosquito-borne disease incidence low through reducing the mosquito population and breaking the disease transmission ...

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Officials Investigating 3 New Local Zika Cases In Miami-Dade

This request for funding has bipartisan support. A Sri Lankan foreign ministry official said it had not been informed of any infections, and the Chinese foreign ministry said in Beijing it had no information about any of its nationals in Singapore having Zika.

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Second Zika virus case confirmed in Brazos County

Scott, a Republican, has repeatedly called on Congress to send the president a Zika funding bill, calling the issue one of urgent worldwide importance. "The money that's running out is the tide-over money we have taken from other (priorities)", Burwell told reporters. He said Indian Mission is in "constant close touch" with the Ministry of Health of Singapore and will continue to follow up to ensure that Indian Nationals receive full medical support.

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Indian Para athletes leave for Paralympic Games

The court said it would rule later on the team's ban. The Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) stated that 200 athletes filed individual appeals to the IPC to ask for permission to compete in Rio. "Tragically, however, the Russian authorities have denied their athletes this chance through their actions", Xavier Gonzalez, the IPC's chief executive officer, was quoted as saying in the press release.

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Dogs Can Separate Vocabulary from Intonation

In other words, just because the left hemisphere of both dog and human brains respond to words similarly doesn't necessarily mean that dogs comprehend words just like we do. The humans would speak words of praise in both neutral and praising tones, along with neutral words in both tones as well. The study team found the dogs only registered praise if the phrases and inflexion were positive.

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Sen. Blumenthal Calls Generic Version of EpiPen a Marketing Ploy

Now, a two-pack costs $609 - actually an increase of more than 500 percent - possible through what Connolly called Mylan's "virtual monopoly" on the drug. That's a 480 percent price hike from 2009, when it cost around $100. In fact, Mylan could stand to make more off the $300 generic than their original product.

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President of Uzbekistan, 78, suffers brain hemorrhage

Uzbek President Islam Karimov's daughter said on Wednesday (Aug 31) that her father was recovering from a brain haemorrhage, countering speculation that he had died. Please see our terms of service for more information. The state news agency RIA Novosti cited a diplomatic source as saying Uzbekistan informed Russian Federation of the cancellation.

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First case of travel-related Zika virus confirmed in Santa Barbara County

William Schaffner, professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville. Such operations include fogging and eliminating breeding sites of Aedes mosquitoes, which were found to carry the Zika virus in affected countries.

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Dogs distinguish words, intonation

The same goes for humans! The data gathered showed that intonation has no effect on how dogs processed the vocabulary and indicated that the dogs recognized distinct words. For the study , Andics and his colleagues used 13 dogs and trained them to lie totally still with fMRIs strapped to their brains. The fact that dogs can recognize their owners' tone maybe does not surprise us so much, but it seems that they are not as naïve as some of us thought.

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Eastern North Dakota man dies from West Nile virus

The MSDH only reports laboratory-confirmed cases to the public. "The death of this gentleman is an unfortunate reminder of how serious West Nile virus can be", said Laura Cronquist, epidemiologist with the North Dakota Department of Health.

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NMDC to continue with iron ore dual pricing in Karnataka: SC

The court, however, allowed the National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) to continue with the dual pricing of the minerals. CEC disagreed with the miners' plea and urged the court to let NMDC have a free hand in deciding its floor price, if the company follows the regulatory mechanism applicable to other companies under the 2013 Supreme Court judgment.

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Mom who withheld pills from son with cancer gets time served

A Salem woman facing a second trial for withholding cancer treatments from her autistic son pleaded guilty to attempted murder yesterday and was sentenced to five years time served, ending a drawn-out legal saga. Over the course of two years, LaBrie served as her son's caretaker though doctors grew to question how well she took care of the boy. "She gets another bite at the apple, another opportunity to show that she didn't commit what the Commonwealth is alleging she committed", Morris said.

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Collateral Damage: Bees die in South Carolina Zika spraying

Company co-owner Juanita Stanley says the farm "looks like it's been nuked". On Sunday morning, the common pesticide Naled was sprayed via planes in areas of Dorchester County in SC, according to The Washington Post . "There needs to be a registry for beekeepers and they can do mosquito abatement from the ground to stay a safe distance away from the beekeepers". It says applications of naled made between dusk and dawn, while bees are not typically foraging, can reduce exposure to honey ...

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Pakistan says it foiled Islamic State bid to expand network in country

Bajwa told reporters at a press conference in the capital, Islamabad , that among those arrested were 25 foreigners - all from countries where the Sunni militant group has an established presence. He said 447 target killers were eliminated during the operation. While talking about the situation of the mega city, DG ISPR said that Karachi has now become a peaceful city.

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Colin Kaepernick Wears Socks Depicting Cops As Pigs

Various former teammates, right-wing media outlets and people of all backgrounds have bashed Kaepernick for this action (or lack of action). The thing is, Kaepernick is not the first atlete who has taken a stand (or, a seat) against the national anthem either.

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Mexico President: Trump Policies Pose Threats To Mexico

President Enrique Peña Nieto revealed that while the two had discussed the prospect of building a wall between their borders, he had made it clear at the beginning of their conversation that the Mexican government would not be paying for it.

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Zero Percent Of African-American Voters Support Trump

Alexis Scott, a former publisher of The Atlanta Daily World, noted, "I hear him not talking to black people, but talking to white people about black people so they will think he cares about black people". And he said: "I'm going to ask him that question: Are you a racist?" The visit comes as Trump has been trying to attract black voters by asking: "What in the hell do you have to lose?" "Or, we can go with someone who is committed to educational choice for minority families and families ...

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"Stranger Things" Star Millie Bobby Brown Expertly Raps Nicki Minaj's "Monster"

Although, why would you want to do that? Her performance came as part of a skit where Fallon and the show's stars took turns reading unknown facts about each other. What's even more impressive is that she did it while her fellow cast members tried to throw her off by spraying her with more string. There's really no need to be surprised she's musically inclined.

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Florida finds Zika in trapped mosquitoes, 1st in US mainland

Indonesian government on August 30, has issued a warning to increase security at all entrances to Indonesia. Malaysia on Thursday, September 1, reported its first suspected case of Zika, a 58-year-old woman believed to have contracted it in neighboring Singapore where more than 100 cases have been confirmed.