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The Irish Examiner reports that the leading psychologist and hypnotherapist said that Irish companies should offer those who don't smoke six extra holiday days off work to make up for the time they work when people go on "smoke breaks". "Our director saw the notification and agreed that non-smokers should receive extra time in compensation", added the Japanese. The scheme is clearly having some effect, though.
  • RCPD collects 167 pounds of pills at take-back event

    RCPD collects 167 pounds of pills at take-back event

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    Held at the Mahaska Drug location in Oskaloosa, the Oskaloosa Police Department received a substantial amount of prescription drugs that were unwanted, expired, risky or deemed unsafe. The event was sponsored by the Communities that Care Coalition in conjunction with the Putnam Health Department, Sheriff's Department and Putnam Hospital Center.
  • Meth found in child's Halloween candy

    Meth found in child's Halloween candy

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    The child, who will remain unnamed, was trick-or-treating in the "Keshena area on the Menominee Indian Reservation", according to a Facebook post from the department . A bag of methamphetamine was found in Halloween candy collected over the weekend. "We're not sure", Josh Lawe, a tribal police detective, told FOX 11.
  • Analysts Set Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) PT at $67.17

    Analysts Set Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) PT at $67.17

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    Cookson Peirce And Com accumulated 331,860 shares. Meeder Asset accumulated 58,569 shares. The company has its outstanding shares of 609.63M. Holt Advsr Limited Liability Corp Dba Holt Partners Lp has invested 0.29% in Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE: LUV ).
  • Buhari's Meeting With APC Leaders In Photos

    Buhari's Meeting With APC Leaders In Photos

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    He also refused to be dragged into any discussions bothering on support for Buhari's 2019 re-election bid. "We are the party of the people for the people and by the people and this is democratic environment". Why do you want to know. On the calls for Buhari to run for a second tenure, the party chieftain quipped: "Don't discuss that one with me". Mr. Tinubu however said the government of APC was on course.
  • Tata Steel posts second-quarter profit, misses estimates

    Tata Steel posts second-quarter profit, misses estimates

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    For the quarter ended September 30, 2017, the company reported total income of Rs 32,717.35 crore as against Rs 27,228.50 crore in the same period past year. The company in a statement said its liquidity position remained robust with approximately Rs 19,800 crore in cash and cash equivalents and undrawn bank lines.
  • TRI Pointe Group, Inc. (NYSE:TPH) Touching Most Active List

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    Wedbush's price objective would indicate a potential downside of 7.94% from the stock's current price. An earnings forecast is an analyst's outlook for a company's future quarterly or annual earnings. The rating was initiated by Wedbush with "Outperform" on Tuesday, September 20. The stock spiked 5.05% last month and is up 18.12 this year. The return on assets stands at 4.6%, Return on Equity now is 9.4% and the Return on Investment value is 5.9%.
  • Canadian Journal Claims E-Cigarettes Cause High School Student Smoking

    Canadian Journal Claims E-Cigarettes Cause High School Student Smoking

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    What is Canada doing so wrong? "Youth may be trying e-cigarettes before smoking because they are easier to access", said Hammond, noting that tobacco can not be sold to minors. "And guess what? They're also more likely to try alcohol and marijuana". Among the longitudinal sample, those who said they used e-cigarettes at baseline were twice as likely to try smoking, and nearly twice as likely to be daily smokers by the following year.
  • Candy Overdose? FDA Issues Warning On Black Licorice Dangers

    Candy Overdose? FDA Issues Warning On Black Licorice Dangers

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    Couple this with the other good news that most people aren't eating any black licorice at all, and you probably have very little to actually be concerned about. A warning has been issued about eating too much black licorice . The FDA also cited several unnamed medical journals which have linked black licorice to health problems in people older than 40.
  • Condition of separated conjoined twins Jaga & Kalia improving

    Condition of separated conjoined twins Jaga & Kalia improving

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    They are looked after by Neuroanaesthetists and Neurosurgeons. Besides, Jaga has started responding to his name and is on dialysis to support his compromised kidney function, it added. The team of doctors involved in the procedure also had expressed concern about the survival of one of the twins. The first phase of the surgery was performed on August 28 when the doctors created venous bypass to separate the veins shared by the babies that returns blood to the heart from the brain.
  • State police urge parents to check sex offender registry this Halloween

    State police urge parents to check sex offender registry this Halloween

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    Traditionally, the sheriff's department checks in with sex offenders on and around the Halloween holiday. They will often have a pink sign on the front door . Parents can rest assured that registered sex offenders will be under close watch thanks to a nationwide program called Operation Lights Out. Now, they deal with the individual conditions of each person's probation.
  • Brokers Ratings on: AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

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    Shares of AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV ) traded down 1.06% during trading on Friday, reaching $90.96. Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE:RY) has risen 16.29% since October 30, 2016 and is uptrending. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado invested in 0.16% or 306,403 shares. Bank Of Stockton has invested 0.24% in AbbVie Inc (NYSE: ABBV ).
  • How Strong Is The Link Between Acetaminophen Use And ADHD?

    How Strong Is The Link Between Acetaminophen Use And ADHD?

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    The new findings - which some scientists dispute - come from Norwegian research involving more than 110,000 children born between 1999 and 2009, and their parents. "One also has to keep in mind that not using acetaminophen can have negative consequences", Saad said by email. But they should talk with their doctors about alternative options if they need to take it for more than a month.
  • Idaho mom intentionally drove off cliff with 3 kids, police say

    Idaho mom intentionally drove off cliff with 3 kids, police say

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    On Friday, officials announced that a woman intentionally drove herself and her three children off of a 50 to 70-foot cliff in Idaho a year ago, in an apparent murder-suicide. The sheriff's office rather depended on witness proclamations, and the nonattendance of slide imprints to establish that Bankhead deliberately drove of the precipice, murdering herself and her kids.
  • Iowa reports first flu-related death of 2017-18 season

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    The Iowa Public Health Department says the man died this month and was 81 or older. Anyone close to those vulnerable people, as well as healthcare workers, are also particularly affected. The vaccine's effectiveness depends on your age and the state of your immune system. Most clinics in Montreal will begin offering the vaccine starting in early November.
  • Gas prices to go up by 12 cents starting Wednesday

    Gas prices to go up by 12 cents starting Wednesday

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    That's to help pay for tens of billions of dollars worth of pavement and bridge maintenance the state had put off for years. The bill goes into effect November 1. The bill signed by Governor Jerry Brown is meant to raise more than $52 billion dollars over the next decade to fix the state's ragged roads. Jerry Brown last April.
  • Cigarette Use Linked To Smoking Cigarettes For High School Students

    Cigarette Use Linked To Smoking Cigarettes For High School Students

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    The researchers warned e-cigarettes may help to "re-normalise" smoking after years of a growing taboo about the habit - and warned it would be "foolhardy" to dismiss the theory that early exposure to nicotine increases smoking uptake. In Canada , teens can purchase non-nicotine e-cigarettes before they're 18. A man exhales e-cigarette vapour. A new Canadian study seems to put paid to an argument that e-cigarettes keeps young people away from smoking tobacco .
  • Computer can spot bowel cancer in less than a second

    Computer can spot bowel cancer in less than a second

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    Scientists have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) system that can automatically detect colorectal cancer in less than a second. Reportedly, researchers across the globe are exploring myriad AI for early cancer detection for quite a while now.
  • LLC Acquires 4748 Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

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    Its pivot point high generated sell signal on Thursday October 19, 2017, which calls for additional declines until the stock forms a new pivot point low, as this could be a buying opportunity. Franklin Resources Inc. increased its holdings in Bristol-Myers Squibb by 185.2% in the 2nd quarter. Plante Moran Lc holds 0.03% or 517 shares. The Piotroski score is a discrete score between 0-9 that reflects nine criteria used to determine the strength of a company's financial position.