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And some of the best fruit and vegetables associated with preventing heart disease, stroke, cardiovascular disease and early death include apples, pears, citrus, salads and green leafy vegetables like spinach, lettuce and chicory, as well as cruciferous vegetables such as broccoli, cabbage and cauliflower. Read More

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Sargento expands recall to include more package cheese varieties

Three different Ready Pac facilities shipped the salads, which were produced between January 17 and February 17, to retail locations nationwide, according to the recall notice on the USDA's website. "These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase". Consumers can keep up with recall information at info. sargento .com, or call the Sargento Consumer Affairs at 800. Read More

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Zacks estimated an EPS of $5 for Tronox Limited (NYSE:TROX)

Brokerage firms on the average advocate the company shares as Buy. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $-0.22/share and a High Estimate of $0.08/share. The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 59.69% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 59.69 percent. An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock's current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Read More

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Johns Hopkins students earn Fulbright fellowships

Johns Hopkins students earn Fulbright fellowships

Topping the list for sending the most U.S. Students overseas on the Fulbright Program are Brown University (RI), Villanova University (PA), and Smith College (MA). Details on the Fulbright program and other colleges around the country to make the 2016-17 list are in an article in the Chronicle of Higher Education's February 24 issue. Read More

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HSBC reports net profit fall of 82 percent

The 2016 profit reflected a $3.2 billion impairment of goodwill in its global private banking business in Europe and the impact of its sale of operations in Brazil, the bank said in a statement to the stock exchanges. Stuart Gulliver, chief executive of HSBC , said: "Our monitor has raised certain concerns but we have continued to progress and our commitment remains unwavering". Read More

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Trump administration poised to rescind guidelines on protections for transgender students

Trump administration poised to rescind guidelines on protections for transgender students

Several media outlets have reported President Trump is discussing changes to earlier guidance for transgender students issued under President Obama. The announcement regarding withdrawal of the guidelines came via a "Dear Colleague" letter jointly developed by the Department of Justice and the Department of Education to inform public schools of the change in " statements of policy and guidance". Read More

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NBC Poll: 36 Percent Fear Major War Under Trump

NBC Poll: 36 Percent Fear Major War Under Trump

A new poll finds that President Donald Trump's approval rating has narrowed in Tennessee, despite him easily carrying the state's 11 Electoral College votes back in November. The Quinnipiac survey covers many questions, but one that sticks out is the question of whether Americans trust Trump or the media? President Donald Trump salutes as he arrives a Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Fla., Friday, Feb. Read More

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Watch These DC Police Officers Pull a Man From a Burning Car

Police said the incident took place at the 1500 block of Bladensburg Road Northeast. Footage from the officer's body camera shows him approach the vehicle and ask if anyone was inside. As he attempted to quickly assess the situation, Hines realized there was a driver trapped inside who, though conscious, is clearly disoriented, forcing him to bust open the window. Read More

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WTO agreement a victory for NZ exporters

Inked by members at the WTO's 2013 ministerial conference in. "The TFA will benefit all New Zealand exporters and is particularly good for small and medium sized enterprises". "I do not think we are facing anything that is unmanageable", he said of the USA concerns about possible unfair trade. WTO says the agreement could add 2.7 percentage points per year to world trade growth by 2030. Read More

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House subcommittee tables medical marijuana bill

House subcommittee tables medical marijuana bill

South Africa has legalized cannabis for medicinal use as the Medical Control Council announced it would publish guidelines for medical cannabis production, according to an IOL report . Thursday afternoon Senate Bill 254 was approved by the Senate Public Health, Welfare and Labor Committee. "I was very suicidal until I began using medical cannabis". Read More

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Skepta, Beyonce, Bowie Up For Brit Awards

Skepta, Beyonce, Bowie Up For Brit Awards

Skepta , who won the 2016 Mercury Prize for his self-released album Konnichiwa , is favourite to win best breakthrough artist, competing with fellow grime artist Stormzy. Pop group Little Mix are tied with Skepta as the most-nominated act on the night - each having three nominations. The best global group nominees are Drake and Future, Kings of Leon, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, A Tribe Called Quest and Twenty One Pilots. Read More

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Jay Z Becomes The First Rapper In The Songwriters Hall Of Fame

He's joined by Max Martin , Babyface, Berry Gordy , Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis, and three members of Chicago . On Wednesday, they unveiled their list of inductees and Jay Z will receive the honour. "The combination of contemporary sounds and timeless hits of the past is certain to make for an unforgettable evening". "The songwriters we honor cross genre, regional and even national boundaries - R & B, Rap, Pop and Rock & Roll from both coasts, the American heartland and Sweden". Read More

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TD Securities Reaffirms Hold Rating for Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX)

It has been assigned a low target price of $6 and a high target price of $10. Eyegate Pharmaceuticals, Inc. got Initiated on 7-Apr-16 where investment firm Noble Financial Initiated the stock to Buy. Its weekly performance showed upward trend of 9.55 percent. (NASDAQ:EYEG) added 125.62% by the end of trading session at $3.7. It has a past 5-day performance of 29.32 percent and trades at an average volume of 2.65M shares. Read More

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Owning a cat won't make you mentally ill, study says

The new study was significantly more reliable than previous research in this area since the team looked at families who were followed up regularly for nearly 20 years. have the parasite, but most of the time our immune systems keep us from having any negative symptoms, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read More

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Half a pint a week can stiffen arteries

The American Heart Association defines moderate alcohol consumption as an average of one to two drinks per day for men, and one drink per day for women. Consistent moderate drinkers were defined as those who consumed between 1-112 grams of ethanol per week, so less than the 14 units . In the USA, moderate drinking is defined as an average of one to two drinks per day for men, and one drink for women. Read More

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Henry Schein Inc. (HSIC) Jumped On Better Than Expected Q4 Earnings

Henry Schein Inc. (HSIC) Jumped On Better Than Expected Q4 Earnings

During the same quarter previous year, the company posted $1.67 EPS. Henry Schein, Inc .is now showing 10.4% EPS growth this year. The firm's 50-day moving average is $160.20 and its 200-day moving average is $158.60. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $151.41 per share, for a total transaction of $151,410.00. Although those quarterly sales numbers ultimately pointed up, they were buffeted by dueling factors, according to Henry Schein CEO Stanley Bergman, who noted the dampening ... Read More

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Toyota Confirms Supercharged 205bhp Yaris For Geneva Motor Show

In essence, the i-TRIL Concept will be the next stage in the development of Toyota's i-Road three-wheeler which was revealed at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. The new Toyota WRC (World Rally Championship) program for the Yaris has already spawned a high-performance road vehicle - the Yaris GRMN hot hatch powered by a 156kW supercharged 1.8-litre engine, which isn't slated for an Australian release. Read More

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Naas Tesco workers to vote on strike action after Newbridge rows in

Naas Tesco workers to vote on strike action after Newbridge rows in

It points out only a very small number of staff will be affected and it has promised they will not lose out financially. The company has reiterated its call by Mandate to accept Labour Court recommendations on the dispute. Mandate's irresponsible refusal to accept the Labour Court Recommendation remains at the heart of this dispute. Twenty stores in total have now chosen to get involved with the strike, which started on Valentine's Day. Read More

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Spokesman: Kasich didn't ask for meeting, Trump did

Spokesman: Kasich didn't ask for meeting, Trump did

Kasich also defended the role of the free press two days after President Donald Trump called the news media "the enemy of the American People!" on Twitter. Kasich kept his distance during last year's Republican National Convention in Cleveland, despite being the host governor. @ JohnKasich respects office of the President & is happy to meet with Trump at the president's repeated requests. Read More

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Shell Sees No Oversupply In LNG Market As New Demand Grows

Past year demand grew by 6.8 per cent, to 265 million tonnes, and while supply jumped with the start-up of new projects, consumption unexpectedly kept pace, Shell said . It stated: "The LNG industry will need to make large investments to supply demand growth after 2020". Floating liquefaction plants to produce LNG at sea - such as Shell's $12 billion Prelude development - are not the "holy grail" that was once thought and have not taken off as fast as planned, the oil and gas group said. Read More

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Living to 90 will be the new norm

The study included high income countries such as the USA, Canada and Germany, and emerging economies such as Poland and the Czech Republic. In 2010, life expectancy for American men was 76 and for women, 81. High childhood mortality rates and greater rates of death among young people, for example due to injuries and violence, will bring an average down. The study estimated that the US, which already lags behind other developed countries, will fall even further behind by 2030, when men and ... Read More

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India, Rwanda sign MoUs in innovation, aviation

India, Rwanda sign MoUs in innovation, aviation

Mr Ansari, who is in Rwanda on the first leg of his 2-nation visit to East Africa, also launched a India-Rwanda innovation growth programme. To a question on India's assistance in development of African nations, the Vice President said that these countries are interested in using our own experience of dealing with similar challenges. Read More

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Fitness Trackers That Count Steps 'Could Be Doing More Harm Than Good'

There are an estimated 165,000 healthcare apps available, but according to Dr Greg Hager, from Johns Hopkins University in America, "very few" have any scientific value. "Without any scientific evidence base, how do you know that any of these apps are good for you?" But a lack of scientific research means that these claims have "no evidence base" and could even be harmful, a leading scientist warned yesterday. Read More

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RCMP intercepts 22 asylum seekers overnight in Manitoba

RCMP intercepts 22 asylum seekers overnight in Manitoba

In January, President Donald Trump signed executive orders regarding immigration, including one that temporarily bans immigrants from Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Iran, Somalia, Libya and Yemen. As of 2015, as many as 65,000 were born in the East African country or had parents from there. But Janzen said there are worries that someone, possibly with a criminal background, might be able to sneak in among the asylum seekers and into their community. Read More

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Video Released Of Airport Assassination Of Kim Jong Un's Brother

Amid rising tensions, Malaysia has recalled its envoy from Pyongyang. "This shows to the elites that if they want to defect. that North Korea maintains an intelligence presence in Malaysia". South Korean and USA officials believe Jong Nam was killed by agents from the North. North Korea's ambassador Kang Chol was summoned by the Malaysian foreign ministry on Monday after he accused police of acting in a "deceiving" manner and added that Malaysia was "concealing something". Read More

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