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Mouth-watering contest awaits as England take on Australia in the First ODI

After a humiliating Ashes series against Australia , the visitors will be trying their level best to notch their game standards. Smith refused to be drawn on their conversation, noting that Maxwell's poor recent ODI record had played a big part in his omission.

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First Bancorp (FBP) jumped 1.95 percent in the last trading session

The stock increased 0.33% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $36.92. Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENTA) has risen 73.49% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. The company was maintained on Friday, May 26 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, July 14. It also reduced Sciclone Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:SCLN) stake by 58,473 shares and now owns 373,523 shares.

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Walgreens Boots Alliance shares rise premarket after earnings top estimates

Andra AP fonden lifted its holdings in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 35.3% in the second quarter. The shares have slowed down in recent weeks, with their price down about -5.58% in the past three months. Walgreens Boots Alliance had a return on equity of 18.36% and a net margin of 3.45%. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust now owns 5,612 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock worth $453,000 after buying an additional 21 shares during the period.

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Beaumont restricting visits at all hospitals due to rise in flu cases

Hacker did not release additional details about the individuals, except to say that the underlying conditions included heart and lung disease and diabetes. Antiviral drugs work best when started within two days of symptoms first appearing. "Be sure to wash your hands, particularly if you are sick yourself", Harris said.

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Row as PDP MLA refers to militants as 'martyrs'

MLA stirred a controversy after he stated that people should not be celebrating the killing of Kashmiri militants. The comments came a little over a month ahead of panchayat elections in Kashmir, scheduled from February 15. "We should sympathize with parents of security jawans and with parents of terrorists as well", the PDP lawmaker said. Aijaz appeared to justify the recent attack on his house in Wachi when militants had lobbed a grenade.

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FDA Pulls Pediatric Indications For Opioid Cough And Cold Medicines

Prescription opioid cough and cold medicines that contain codeine or hydrocodone are being stripped of their indications to treat cough in kids, FDA announced Thursday (Jan. "Moreover, the risks of using prescription opioid cough products in children of all ages generally outweigh the potential benefits". Common side effects of opioids include headache, dizziness and vomiting.

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Apple to Introduce new Feature for Helping Parents Protect Children

The announcement comes following an open letter written by Apple's , urging the iPhone aggregator to take measures to tackle the "growing public health crisis" of smartphone addiction among youngsters. Along with asking Apple to develop software to let parents limit phone use, they also requested that the company carry out a study investigating the impact of smartphone overuse on mental health.

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Micron Technology Inc Stock as Institutional Investors Enter

Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 6,116 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer's stock worth $109,000 after buying an additional 433 shares during the period. Micron Technology had a return on equity of 41.87% and a net margin of 32.77%. QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of Micron Technology in the 4th quarter valued at about $6,571,000.

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'Arrogant' surgeon burned his initials onto patients' livers during transplants

Bramhall resigned from his job at Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital after another surgeon found "SB" branded on a failed donor liver in 2014. Simon Bramhall pleaded guilty last month to two counts of assault in a case a prosecutor called "without legal precedent in criminal law".

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Winning Powerball ticket sold in Forty Fort

A winning Pennsylvania Lottery Powerball with Power Play ticket worth $250,000 for the January 10 drawing was sold in Luzerne County. All six of the big winners from Saturday's drawing won the $50,000 prize, however one of those tickets also hit the Power Play multiplier which took their winnings to $150,000.

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No, it's not too late to get a flu shot

Across the country in DE, the Division of Public Health (DPH) says lab-confirmed cases of influenza in DE have increased significantly over the last few weeks. "Roll up your sleeve and get your flu shot ", said Dr. Scott Folk, Mosaic's director of adult infectious diseases. The number of cases in Saskatchewan is up 80 percent from previous year, something Werker says should not worry people in the province.

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Baylor's Matt Rhule interviewed for Colts' head coaching job

Rhule just finished his first season with the Bears, compiling a 1-11 overall record. He became a top candidate to jump to a Power 5 school on the back of those 10-win campaigns, and somehow (for lack of better options?) chose to tackle the multi-faceted rebuilding situation at Baylor.

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Flu season in full swing across the nation

Despite the early outbreak , the CDC says its still to early to determine whether this season will be a particularly bad one for the flu. Current estimates put the peak flu season between the end of December and the end of January, though projections may change as new information is collected and the virus develops across the new year.

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Oil Business Execs Criticize Zinke for Excluding Florida Offshore Drilling

For his part, Zinke defended the decision to exempt Florida by arguing that the administration always meant to consult with governors before making any final drilling decisions. Scott, who is expected to run for Senate later this year, came out against the Trump administration plan when it was first announced, saying his top priority is to ensure that Florida's natural resources are protected.

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Nearly half of the new Cabinet educated at Oxbridge

The Prime Minister offered Greening a job at the Department for Work and Pensions but failed in her attempt to keep the minister from quitting in protest at the move from education. Esther McVey became work and pensions secretary during the reshuffle. A shambolic start saw CCHQ incorrectly announcing Chris Grayling as the new party chairman on Twitter before swiftly removing the tweet - sparking drama and confusion.

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Amazing Video Shows Toyota Prius Surfing California Mudslide

Prior to his wild ride, Franklin, a native of Dallas, had taken to his Instagram account earlier that morning to post a video of the rushing water. Givens said they were hydroplaning. "We've got to get out of here!" "Oh, this might be how it ends", he thought. At last, the Prius made it to the bottom of the hill. At least one other resident of Country Club Road had her vehicle carried away too but luckily she wasn't inside it.

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Raw meat is risky for pets and their owners, study finds

Among the ideas fuelling the movement is that these diets are more "natural" for pets , avoid problems of additives or contamination in processed food, and can help to tackle issues like skin problems and allergies. This is important, researchers say, because the bacteria and parasitic pathogens found in the food may possibly be a source of infection in pets, which may also become a risk for humans.

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In line with national shortage, local blood center sees supplies drop

Erie News Now stopped by to get an update on the critical need that was announced last week. "Within this region, we need to engage 350 donors - daily - to keep up with the demand from our hospital partners", Jay said. RapidPass can now be completed on mobile devices and through the Blood Donor App. There are certain height and weight requirements to be allowed to donate.

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NHL Predictions: Will Wild win as underdog at Blackhawks? 1/10/18

Richard Panik , Patrick Sharp and Jan Rutta also scored for the Blackhawks, while Anton Forsberg made 25 saves. Seabrook, one of the team's alternate captains, has been with the Blackhawks all 13 seasons of his National Hockey League career and is fifth all time in games played for the franchise.

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Free Radon Test Kits Available

It is a colorless, odorless radioactive gas produced by the decay of uranium found in our soil, a natural and expected occurrence. It is the second leading cause of lung cancer and the number-one cause among non-smokers, responsible for more than 20,000 lung cancer deaths each year according to U.S.

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Laundry makers see nothing amusing in videos about eating laundry packs

Someone even came up with an edible Tide pod recipe. Attention-seekers are sharing videos of themselves eating Tide pods online - despite warnings they could burn their insides. Alfred Aleguas Jr., managing director of the Florida Poison Information Center told USA Today . In a statement , Tide said: "Our laundry packs should be only used to clean clothes and kept up, closed and away from children".

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Iran blocks access to secure messaging app

Meanwhile, following a protest tabled by the Minister of Information and Communications Technology, Mohammad Azari Jahromi , Telegram blocked a dissident channel based outside Iran, AMAD news depriving more than one million users of its service.

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Steelers to take on the Jaguars in divisional round of playoffs

Leonard goes off again and those guys up front play as well they did last time and we can run the ball up there and not have to throw at all. Buffalo failed to convert on second-and-2 and then third-and-2 from the 4, and Sean McDermott called for a field goal.

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Tiger Zinda Hai: Salman Khan starrer rock-steady at the Box Office

It is Salman's twelfth film, which has earned above Rs. 100 crore. Till now, only five Bollywood movies have grossed 500 crores worldwide. The movie was first major drop in collections on first Tuesday. The Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer " Tiger Zinda Hai " juggernaut run at the box-office was disrupted due to protests which kept audiences in Maharashtra away from the cinema halls on Wednesday.

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Teen Use of Non-Cigarette Tobacco Products Increases Smoking Risk

Though this study did not determine how noncigarette tobacco products increase cigarette use, whether by nicotine dependence, changing perception of cigarettes, social mediators, or other factors, it sheds light on the need for policy changes to limit use of noncigarette tobacco products and prevent health risks associated with it.

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Packers' Mike McCarthy says changes will be made to offensive coaching staff

Coach Mike McCarthy detailed some of those changes during his season-ending press conference on Thursday. Philbin was the Colts' offensive line coach last season. Bennett was stripped of his offensive coordinator title, and there was a chance that he could go back to coaching a position, but that is not expected.

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Bear attack in Southwest Florida leaves man with serious wounds

The 41-year-old told police he was attacked by a bear when it swiped at him right after the dog ran back inside. He's still trying to piece together his memories of the bear attack that left him with 41 stitches across his face. It was terrible and she came downstairs wondering where I was... The traps would not harm the bears. The bear was not a stranger to him. It is the first recorded bear attack in South Florida since 1970, something Meunier finds a little humorous.

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Alarming: A&E chiefs from 68 hospitals warn patients are 'dying prematurely'

Simon Carley, a professor of emergency medicine in Manchester, said: "The NHS could have been far better prepared for this winter". She said: 'As we know, every year and winter the National Health Service comes under additional pressure, and we've seen the extra pressures that the NHS has come under this year.

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University Professors Sign Letter in Support of Obama Center Benefits Agreement

The letter asks the Obama Foundation to sign a Community Benefits Agreement (CBA) and expresses support for building the Obama Center on the South Side. The foundation hopes to break ground on the center in late-2018, with plans to open its doors in 2021. Museum and library buildings will be joined by a space called the "Forum", where, according to the former U.S.

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Flu season spikes in Saskatchewan

While the outbreak continues, Grayson said it's "business as usual" at Texas Health Resources along with other hospitals around North Texas. Health Secretary Shona Robison said the NHS was coming under "significant pressure" as a result of higher flu levels and thanked staff for doing "a remarkable job".

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Reuters reporters charged under espionage act in Myanmar

Two Reuters journalists detained in Myanmar after reporting on "ethnic cleansing" of Rohingya Muslims have appeared in court, with prosecutors formally charging the pair under the country's Official Secrets Act. Government officials from some of the world's major nations, including the United States, Britain and Canada, as well as top UN officials, have called for the release of the reporters.

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21-year-old aspiring-personal trainer dies from flu complications

Days later, Baughman's condition hadn't improved, and he was rushed to the emergency room and then airlifted to UPMC Presbyterian in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Baughman was in good physical health and was physically fit at the time of his passing. "It just doesn't seem real", his mother told WPXI . "He kinda simply set down and approached his day, and that was the day he was hacking and said his chest hurt", said his life partner, Olivia Marcanio .

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Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce appears to be over, agency says

In the United States, there are 24 confirmed victims across 15 states. Officials say that since the last illness started nearly a month ago, it's likely that any contaminated leafy greens that are linked to this outbreak are no longer on the market.

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Governor Wolf Declares State of Emergency for Growing Opioid Epidemic

Wolf said that the Centers for Disease Control has Pennsylvania ranked fourth worst in the country for the overdose death rate of its citizens. The Philadelphia Fire Department will launch an EMS unit this summer that's dedicated to responding specifically to drug overdoses in the city's Kensington and Fairhill neighborhoods.

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Red Cross Puts Call Out For Blood Donations

It takes over 3,000 blood donations a week for Bonfils to meet patient needs-and to be ready for the unexpected-in Colorado. "The Red Cross is doing everything we can to ensure blood products are available for hospital patients during these hard winter months, but we need help from our regular donors - as well as those who are willing to donate for the first time - to give as soon as possible".