Health

Nine-year-old with cancer wants cards for his last Christmas

Nine-year-old with cancer wants cards for his last Christmas

According to a GoFundMe page created by his mother, Jacob Thompson was admitted to the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital on October 11 for what his parents believe will be the last time. " We want him to know that Christmas wishes come true and that there are good people who care all around the world", she said. Any toys sent his way will be shared with other children at the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital at Maine Medical Center .


Kidde Recalls 40M Fire Extinguishers That May Not Work

Kidde Recalls 40M Fire Extinguishers That May Not Work

One of her extinguishers is a recalled model of Kidde which she says she'll probably discard. Certain models of extinguishers also come equipped inside commercial trucks, RVs, and personal watercraft like a boat of jet ski. More information is available on Kidde's website . The death, which occurred in 2014, happened when emergency responders tried to put out a vehicle fire with a Kidde fire extinguisher, but could not get the extinguisher to work, CPSC said.


NPR chief editor is placed on leave after sexual harassment accusations

NPR chief editor is placed on leave after sexual harassment accusations

Michael Oreskes has resigned as chief of news for the National Public Radio amid allegations that he sexually assaulted two women seeking jobs from him almost 20 years ago, according to reports . If a concern is raised, we review the matter promptly. Michael Oreskes resigned from his position at NPR on Wednesday. NBC News on Monday fired political contributor Mark Halperin following allegations of inappropriate advances by women when he worked at ABC.


National Hockey League great Ovechkin forms 'Putin Team' movement to back Kremlin leader

National Hockey League great Ovechkin forms 'Putin Team' movement to back Kremlin leader

The player famous for his gap-toothed smile said that he came up with the idea because "I recently keep seeing the term Putin's team in Western press". Trump leaves Sunday for a 12-day trip to Asia, including stops in Japan, South Korea, China, the Philippines and Vietnam, where both he and Putin will attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation.



AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) Quarterly EPS Analysis

The company has market cap of $3.90 billion. About 13,898 shares traded. (NYSE:ABBV) opened at 61.76 on Friday. It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. 07/17/2017 - AbbVie Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Monday, May 29.



Celgene Corp Stock in 2017 Q2 Driven by Institutional Investors

It has outperformed by 14.75% the S&P500. Seizert Capital Partners Llc decreased Alphabet Inc Cap Stk Cl A stake by 459 shares to 19,246 valued at $17.89 million in 2017Q2. Meristem LLP now owns 2,391 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $236,000 after buying an additional 40 shares in the last quarter.