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Hartline Investment Corp increased Alaska Air Group Inc ( ALK ) stake by 395.41% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Alaska Air has a 52 week low of $68.10 and a 52 week high of $101.43 with a P/E ratio of 11.21 The company's market cap is now $0.
  • My friends couldn't get tickets for Secret Superstar, says Zaira Wasim

    My friends couldn't get tickets for Secret Superstar, says Zaira Wasim

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    She is getting more message from the people of this movie rather than " Dangal ". The film which has been written and directed by Advait Chandan clashed at the box office with Rohit Shetty and Ajay Devgn's film " Golmaal Again". The movie, Secret Superstar was released on the day of Diwali (October 19) and could only make Rs 4.8 crore on the same day. Now, it is to be seen if this Aamir Khan project remains strong throughout the week.
  • SCHP trooper with ties to Lowcountry dies after vehicle struck from behind

    SCHP trooper with ties to Lowcountry dies after vehicle struck from behind

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    Jimmy Bolt said in a news release the wreck happened on Interstate 385 near Greenville shortly before 12:30 a.m. Tuesday. Trooper Rebman passed away at the hospital at 3 p.m. A trooper died Tuesday after being involved in a vehicle crash. The investigation may take several days and a decision on charges will be made following its conclusion, Bolt said.
  • CRISPR Bacon: Chinese Scientists Create Genetically Modified Low-Fat Pigs

    CRISPR Bacon: Chinese Scientists Create Genetically Modified Low-Fat Pigs

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    The modified pigs are on the right side of the images. Low-fat pigs sound like a contradiction, but they do exist now, thanks to CRISPR technology. Consumers from all over the world have so far been skeptical with current producers of genetically modified food in general. Not only could they help feed growing populations, but they present a way of farming that benefits both humans and animals.
  • Woman biker Sana Iqbal dies in a road accident in Hyderabad

    Woman biker Sana Iqbal dies in a road accident in Hyderabad

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    Sana was known for her crusade against suicide and depression and covered almost 38,000 kms across the country to give inspirational speeches in schools and colleges. "This is a made up accident by her husband who smartly escaped with little injuries while crashing the auto from the left-hand side". "It was not a head-on collision", said Narsingi Police Inspector GV Ramana Goud.
  • Bear suffering from mysterious illness has giant 3kg tongue removed by vets

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    By June 2017, the disease was seriously affecting Nyan Htoo's quality of life. Vets operated to remove excess tissue in 2016, but after a recovery period, the swelling came back with a vengeance. "This was a really unusual medical condition-never before seen in any species of bear-but we weren't about to give up on Nyan htoo", noted Nelson in a release.
  • More than 1.3 million demand European Union weedkiller ban

    More than 1.3 million demand European Union weedkiller ban

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    A European Citizen's initiative calling for a ban on the herbicide reached more than a million signatures in less than a year and will trigger a public hearing in Parliament in November. Although the resolution is not binding, it ups the pressure on the bloc's executive arm, the European Commission, which had previously recommended the herbicide's license be renewed for 10 years.
  • Study Finds Spike In California Gun Injuries After Nevada Gun Shows

    Study Finds Spike In California Gun Injuries After Nevada Gun Shows

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    Between 2005 and 2013, the study, published Tuesday in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine , was able to identify 275 gun shows in Nevada - mostly in the Reno and Las Vegas areas - and 640 in California. California, which has some of the strictest gun laws in the country, requires background checks even at gun shows. Another possible explanation for the difference is that California gun buyers are bypassing that state's 10-day waiting period by driving into Nevada to make their ...
  • Supreme Court directs Unitech MD to produce bonafide for release from jail

    Supreme Court directs Unitech MD to produce bonafide for release from jail

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    Kumar, however, insisted that Chandra should be given at least four-week interim bail for the goal and prepare a plan for raising the money needed to pay back the homebuyers and said, "We have already deposited Rs 130 crore". Unitech owes a total of over Rs 7,800 crore to 16,300 home-buyers in 61 projects that have been undertaken by it. However, dissatisfied buyers from other projects also became parties in the case in the apex court.
  • McLaren F1's creator is launching a vehicle company

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    Murray's iStream production system aims to use Formula 1-style technology and materials to offer a cheaper, more efficient way of building cars centred on lightweight, durable components. 2017 marks 10 years since Gordon Murray Design was formed, 10 years since iStream was launched, 25 years since F1 production started and 50 years since Murray enter the world of vehicle engineering and design.
  • Rotary: Los Alamos Students Get Pinkies Painted Purple To Eradicate Polio

    Rotary: Los Alamos Students Get Pinkies Painted Purple To Eradicate Polio

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    Rotaries across the world have contributed more than $1.7 billion dollars to ending polio since 1985, which also includes funds from the four rotary clubs of Sioux Falls. This prevents double dosage. Rotary has committed to raising $150 million over the next three years, which will be matched 2-to-1 by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, yielding $450 million for polio eradication activities, including immunization and surveillance.
  • Raat Baaki song from Sidharth Malhotra, Sonakshi Sinha's Ittefaq out

    Raat Baaki song from Sidharth Malhotra, Sonakshi Sinha's Ittefaq out

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    The original lyrics by Anjaan have been given a clever twist by Bagchi, who has penned the additional lyrics of the number along with Groot (notice how "Pyaar Se" has become " Ittefaq Se " in the new version). The song covers the entire premise of the film where both Sidharth and Sonakshi are murder suspects. The song features Sonakshi and Siddharth in a mysterious avatar that will surely multiply the curiosity about the film.
  • Cigarettes Now Banned In Several Indoor Locations

    Cigarettes Now Banned In Several Indoor Locations

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    Another pending bill seeks to require e-cigarette sellers to register with the state as tobacco retailers do - a tactic to mitigate sales to youths. Bloomberg, then the mayor, included it in the city's Smoke Free Air Act. Kemp Hannon. The measure received unanimous support in the state Senate and passed the Assembly by a 100-44 vote.
  • Allied forces take Syria's largest oil field from Islamic State

    Allied forces take Syria's largest oil field from Islamic State

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    US -backed Kurdish-dominated militia the Syrian Democratic Forces wrested control over the al-Omar oil field in eastern Syria from the Islamic State, a spokeswoman for the group told Reuters. The government lost the al-Omar field to other insurgents in 2013. The Observatory said parts of the town remain contested. "It was unclear how the Syrian regime, backed by Russia, Iran, and Shiite militias, would respond to the seizure of the oil field", Deutsche Welle writes rather delicately, given ...
  • Australian researchers help identify new genetic markers of breast cancer

    Australian researchers help identify new genetic markers of breast cancer

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    QIMR Berghofer senior researcher Jonathan Beesley said researchers now knew much more about the genetic mechanisms that might cause breast cancer . But here, data about transcription factor binding - proteins that bind the DNA at specific sites to switch genes on and off - as well as epigenetics data that tell researchers how accessible DNA is to transcription factors, were taken into account to better predict which gene should be linked to which breast cancer-associated variant.
  • Doing Nothing Wrong: Bipasha Basu reacts after getting trolled for condom ad

    Doing Nothing Wrong: Bipasha Basu reacts after getting trolled for condom ad

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    Both of them have uploaded the video with the caption, "In a country that has the second largest population in the world. we still have taboos on just the words sex and condoms... It was going to be shot by one of the most trusted photographers and ad-filmmaker in the business, Prasad Naik. Lol. Now u guys are doing condom ads kuch aur project naheen millaHahaha ye hi add karna baki raha tha.film to nahi haiIs this the only way left to earn, no film assignment? It's so aesthetically shot ...
  • Promising research on breast cancer risk

    Promising research on breast cancer risk

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    Queensland scientist Georgia Chenevix-Trench, one of the leaders of the global collaboration which uncovered the 72 new markers, said that combined with existing knowledge, the research could eventually contribute to a predictive breast cancer test for women.
  • Province approves new interim hospital beds in Thunder Bay

    Province approves new interim hospital beds in Thunder Bay

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    Amid warnings from health professionals and opposition parties that shortages are reaching risky levels, Health Minister Eric Hoskins on Monday announced the creation of more than 2,000 hospital beds and community spaces. As part of this commitment, the province will provide $21 million to fund 22 projects for short-term, transitional care, and $3 million to help seniors in hospital who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless with permanent housing and community support.