Ryan Reynolds to Play the 'mon with the Mouth in "Detective Pikachu"

Remember how weird it seemed past year that a live-action Hollywood movie based on Detective Pikachu was getting made? The live-action film is based on the gaming franchise of the same name. Smith , 22, shot to fame in the Netflix musical drama s... More..

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Abductors of Plateau PDP Chair want N100m
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Abductors of Plateau PDP Chair want N100m

The state police command is yet to make any public statement on the abduction, but the state Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Mr. John Akans, confirmed the incident Thursday morning. I woke up this morning with ...More..

Sensex, Nifty gain over 1%; auto, durables stocks surge
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Sensex, Nifty gain over 1%; auto, durables stocks surge

On Thursday, the Street shook off bearish sentiments to start regaining from the slump that saw Sensex losing 1,200 points in a week's trade. However, value-buying in several heavyweights towards the fag-end ...More..

Nigerian Army sacks Boko Haram war commander
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Nigerian Army sacks Boko Haram war commander

The insurgents continued to stage daring attacks including on military formations. Among the perceived shortcomings of the outgoing commander was the prosecution of the war against Boko Haram in the North-Eas...More..

Rivers endorses Secondus as PDP national chairman
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Rivers endorses Secondus as PDP national chairman

His room was never occupied. "Everything is set for us to have a successful convention on Saturday", the Governor emphasized. Adeyeye further alleged that some people serving under the President Muhammadu Bu...More..

What's New this Flu Season?
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

What's New this Flu Season?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends a yearly flu vaccination as the first and most important step in protecting against the flu . If you're 65 or older, there are two vaccine options cr...More..

Kano Agog As Buhari Arrives For 2-Day Visit
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Kano Agog As Buhari Arrives For 2-Day Visit

The people of Kano are aware of the tremendous jobs we did on security and agriculture", Buhari said. President Buhari said the north is important to the country, because "If there is peace and stability in...More..

Snow-Ice Warning Issued For Ireland
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Snow-Ice Warning Issued For Ireland

Tomorrow will be a bright day in Dublin with some scattered showers. "When evening comes in, temperatures will drop and those showers will turn wintry in Donegal, north Mayo, Connemara, north Longford and nor...More..

Health care spending slows down
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Health care spending slows down

By 2016, however, the rate of spending growth was more in line with the average annual rate of 4.2% from 2008-15, Hartman said. There were mixed reasons for the slower growth in hospital spending . "When you...More..

Introducing Messenger Kids, a New App For Families to Connect | Facebook Newsroom
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Introducing Messenger Kids, a New App For Families to Connect | Facebook Newsroom

When children open the Messenger Kids app, they'll see a color-customizable home screen with big tiles representing their existing chat threads and approved contacts, with their last message and the last time...More..

Eating cheese prevents strokes
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Eating cheese prevents strokes

Researchers from China and the Netherlands found that people who ate small amounts of cheese daily were less likely to have strokes or develop heart disease than people who abstained or ate cheese rarely. The...More..

The latest link between hormonal contraceptives and breast cancer
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

The latest link between hormonal contraceptives and breast cancer

One thing reiterated by every doctor Newsweek spoke to: Women who are anxious about how their contraception might increase their risk of breast cancer should speak with their health care provider. "The increa...More..

Osmania University suspends classes after protests on campus, exams postponed
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Osmania University suspends classes after protests on campus, exams postponed

Meanwhile, tension prevailed in Dulapur village in Telangana's Jagdevpur mandal, which was the home town of Murali, where his last rites were performed. On Monday, about a hundred protesting students were pic...More..

Oando Crisis - Reps Probe Gwarzo's Suspension
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Oando Crisis - Reps Probe Gwarzo's Suspension

Lawmakers on Tuesday opened an investigation into Gwarzo's suspension, pledging to look into whether the ministry had interfered with the SEC's work, particularly issues related to the forensic audit of Oando. ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Toxic air puts 17 million babies' brains and lungs at risk

The first and foremost step that each one of us should take is towards reducing air pollution as much as possible. There are 136 million children under the age of 1 globally, which means one in eight are bein...More..

by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Ola driver harasses Kolkata stylist in Bengaluru, child locks cab

Though the woman had complained to Ola via customer care, after which action was taken too, Ola representatives claimed they did not have any record of the complaint. The woman also alleged that the company did...More..

Theresa May and the European Union 'have agreed 90% of Britain's Brexit deal'
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Theresa May and the European Union 'have agreed 90% of Britain's Brexit deal'

Meanwhile, Scotland, Wales and London have all come out and said they want some of the special treatment Northern Ireland might be getting, and hardliners in the Conservative party have come down firmly in supp...More..

Is it OK to spank your kids? Study links spanking to violence
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Is it OK to spank your kids? Study links spanking to violence

Now that they're in their late teens and early 20s, they were asked if they've ever committed some kind of dating violence. "They might see that as an OK way to resolve conflicts in their adolescent relations...More..

Baby pronounced dead wakes up on way to funeral
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Baby pronounced dead wakes up on way to funeral

While on the way to a crematorium, the family noticed the baby moving. The tot was then placed on life support. "We are in constant touch with the parents and are providing all the needed support". "While t...More..

Liverpool linked with move for Steven N'Zonzi
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Liverpool linked with move for Steven N'Zonzi

Football. London had reported that on Tuesday morning, N'Zonzi had jetted into London , which sent the rumour mill into overdrive, surrounding potential talks with the Gunners. "The coach pointed the finger a...More..

ICE arrests, deportations way up in Georgia, Carolinas amid Trump era
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

ICE arrests, deportations way up in Georgia, Carolinas amid Trump era

SAN DIEGO (AP) - On immigration enforcement, the Trump administration is eager to show that it is getting the "bad dudes" out, the "really bad ones", as the president vowed to do. Many of them are held in priva...More..

This Flu Season Could Be Much Worse Than Others, Health Officials Warn
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

This Flu Season Could Be Much Worse Than Others, Health Officials Warn

This year's flu season is off to a fast start and early indications suggest that it may be more severe than the previous season. The Centers for Disease Control's effectiveness studies measure laboratory-confir...More..

Mayors sign climate charter at summit; Obama to speak
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Mayors sign climate charter at summit; Obama to speak

Former President Barack Obama was invited to the summit and addressed the mayors, which included Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo and San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee. Montreal mayor Valérie Plante is in Chicago to atten...More..

Atiku: Makarfi speaks on return of ex-Vice President to PDP
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Atiku: Makarfi speaks on return of ex-Vice President to PDP

In a statement issued by Mr. Dayo Adeyeye, National Publicity Secretary of its National Caretaker Committee, the party described the return of Abubakar as "welcome development". All those who left should return...More..

by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Rio Tinto (RIO) Earns Overweight Rating from JP Morgan Chase & Co

Analysts await UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADES) to report earnings on March, 12. ADES's profit will be $6.96M for 6.64 P/E if the $0.33 EPS becomes a reality. The P/E ratio is one of the most common ratios ...More..

Listeria outbreak kills 36 people in South Africa
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Listeria outbreak kills 36 people in South Africa

He told reporters that a total of 557 laboratory-confirmed listeriosis cases had been reported from all provinces since the beginning of the year. Listeriosis is marked by flu-like symptoms such as diarrhoea,...More..

The Philippines Blocks Sanofi's Dengue Vaccine for Safety Reasons
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

The Philippines Blocks Sanofi's Dengue Vaccine for Safety Reasons

With the vaccine now widely available, the Philippines health authority rushed to vaccinate almost 734,000 children, as part of a program that cost the government 3.5 billion pesos. The Philippines banned a g...More..

Doctors To Speak After Baby Born To Woman With Transplanted Uterus
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Doctors To Speak After Baby Born To Woman With Transplanted Uterus

A woman who had received a transplanted uterus delivered a baby. Each of the women had absolute uterine factor infertility (AUFI), which means they had a non-existent or non-functioning uterus. The sex, weight,...More..

Pope Francis On Meeting Rohingya Refugees: 'I Wept'
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Pope Francis On Meeting Rohingya Refugees: 'I Wept'

Before his departure from Dhaka, Pope Francis addressed a group of student at Notre Dame College on Saturday. Prior to his journey to airport, Pope Francis addressed in front of estimated 10,000 youths and ...More..

Is S&P Dividend SPDR (SDY) Headed For a Near-Term Reversal?
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Is S&P Dividend SPDR (SDY) Headed For a Near-Term Reversal?

OLD National Bancorp IN now owns 70,629 shares of the company's stock worth $17,744,000 after purchasing an additional 376 shares in the last quarter. The ADX alone was created to measure trend strength. A read...More..

Goretzka opens up on future
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Goretzka opens up on future

Since signing for Schalke in 2013, Goretzka has scored a total of 18 goals in 126 appearances in all competitions, while the Royal Blues now sit in third place in the league standings. I play through all the ...More..

Projected Vegas odds on Clemson-Alabama
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Projected Vegas odds on Clemson-Alabama

It is, however, surprising that it's more expensive than than the 2016 national championship game, also known as Alabama-Clemson I. In that game, Alabama won a thriller that gave them yet another national cha...More..

Manafort tried to pen positive op-ed on Ukraine work -special counsel
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Manafort tried to pen positive op-ed on Ukraine work -special counsel

The Special Counsel investigating the alleged ties between Trump and Russian actors, led by former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Robert Mueller , has argued that Manafort should not be granted bail ...More..

Bryan Singer Has Been Fired From The Freddie Mercury Biopic
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Bryan Singer Has Been Fired From The Freddie Mercury Biopic

Tom Hollander , who plays Queen manager Jim Beach, briefly quit the film due to Singer's behaviour. The star had reportedly complained to Fox about the director's unprofessional behavior. He is believed to ...More..

Ravens CB Jimmy Smith Suspended Four Games for PED Violation
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Ravens CB Jimmy Smith Suspended Four Games for PED Violation

Smith withdrew his appeal and will begin serving the suspension immediately. Smith's season ended in the second quarter Sunday, when he fell to the ground while trying to cover a deep route. The Ravens allow ...More..

Consuming cheese every day may reduce heart stroke risk
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Consuming cheese every day may reduce heart stroke risk

Eating 40 grammes cheese every day may reduce the risk of stroke and heart attacks , a study claims. Cheese is a wellspring of vitamins, minerals that are essential to body to prevent from diseases. The team's...More..

Flu Is Spreading Fast This Season
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Flu Is Spreading Fast This Season

The most common flu strain there was the influenza A virus known as H3N2, and the vaccine given to Australians had an effectiveness of only 10 percent, according to preliminary estimates. "They did observe in A...More..

Seattle Shuts Down Eagles In Disappointing Loss 24-10
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Seattle Shuts Down Eagles In Disappointing Loss 24-10

The Eagles entered the game averaging 147.5. Graham recorded his NFL-leading ninth red-zone touchdown, on an 11-yard back-shoulder catch against safety Malcolm Jenkins at the front left pylon. It was unrealis...More..

Age-old argument between cat and dog lovers finally answered!
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Age-old argument between cat and dog lovers finally answered!

The study was funded by the James S. McDonnell Foundation; the Schapiro Undergraduate Research Fund at Randolph-Macon College; the Vice Deanship of Research Chairs at the King Saud University; the National Rese...More..

Seven killed in boat capsize in South Korea
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Seven killed in boat capsize in South Korea

They were among 22 passengers and crew aboard a 9.77-ton recreational fishing vessel, which hit a 336-ton tanker less than 10 minutes after it departed from the shoreline, local news agency Yonhap reported, c...More..

Lane Kiffin 'Would Love to Play Bama' After Conference USA Championship Win
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Lane Kiffin 'Would Love to Play Bama' After Conference USA Championship Win

The Owls played almost flawless for 33 minutes before capturing a 41-17 victory against North Texas in the Conference USA Championship Game. The Owls, who beat North Texas 69-31 in the regular season, too...More..

by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

A Look At Recent Insider Trades For Celgene Corporation (CELG)

The Northern Capital Management Llc holds 4,075 shares with $529,000 value, down from 7,145 last quarter. Inc. now owns 773 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $100,000 after acquiring an ...More..

200 fossilised eggs of flying reptiles found in China
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

200 fossilised eggs of flying reptiles found in China

Scientists said Thursday that they had unearthed 215 eggs of the fish-eating Hamipterus tianshanensis - a species whose adults had a crest atop an elongated skull, pointy teeth and a wingspan of more than 11 ...More..

Salman Khan makes Variety's '500 most influential business leaders' list
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Salman Khan makes Variety's '500 most influential business leaders' list

The 52-year old unmarried actor said, 'No one has come and confirmed it. "Otherwise, how'd they say I am misunderstood?" he was quoted to have said. "Now, being a lovely woman or a man, someone or the other is ...More..

Pentagon withdraws plan to ban use of cluster bombs
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Pentagon withdraws plan to ban use of cluster bombs

The Pentagon in 2008 laid out a policy to update its stockpile with cluster bombs that explode at least 99 percent of the time come January 1, 2019. The US has used cluster munitions in Cambodia, Laos, Vietna...More..

Microsoft increases pay package to IIT Madras students
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Microsoft increases pay package to IIT Madras students

It's the placement season and as usual students at IITs are creating waves. The first session concluded at 2 pm and witnessed the participation of 16 companies covering 24 job profiles. "This year, around 170...More..

by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Philip Morris International Incorporated (NYSE:PM) Just Reported Increased Shorts

The volume of PM witnessed a shift from 6.98 million shares, based on a 50-day average, to 3.94 million shares. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q2. Its up...More..

Micron Technology (MU) Receives Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Micron Technology (MU) Receives Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank

The institutional investor held 59.00M shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $1.76B, down from 62.16 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. for the previous quarter, Wal...More..

Salmonella outbreak tied to pre-cut fruit
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Salmonella outbreak tied to pre-cut fruit

Other than a rough range of purchase dates, the department did not provide any descriptions or details that can be used to identify the implicated products. The Washington DOH said the outbreak affected 5 peopl...More..

Toyota to Construct Megawatt-Scale Fuel Cell Power Plant
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Toyota to Construct Megawatt-Scale Fuel Cell Power Plant

The Tri Gen site, located at the Port of Long Beach in California, US, is due to open in 2020. Fuel Cell fundamentally uses oxygen and hydrogen and convert it into water through chemical reaction and produc...More..