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Markets States With Less Restrictive Marijuana Laws Have Lower Opioid Use
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In a lot of cases, a person is prescribed a legal opioid for pain relief but then becomes addicted to the drug. The study's findings concluded that, from a longitudinal study conducted from 2010 to 2015, "prescriptions filled for all opioids decreased by 2.11 million daily doses per year from an average of 23 million daily doses per year when a state instituted any medical cannabis law".

Markets More murders committed in London than NY
Author: 0 More murders committed in London than NY

Police were called to a street in Tottenham, north London, at 9.35pm. "Her next of kin are aware and a crime scene is in place". In Walthamstow, a 16-year-old boy was found suffering from gun shot injuries and he is now in a critical condition.

Markets Fox upgrades Sky News pledges and says Disney could buy news broadcaster
Author: 0 Fox upgrades Sky News pledges and says Disney could buy news broadcaster

Alternatively, Disney has offered to buy Sky News and add it to its existing portfolio of TV channels - regardless of whether Disney's proposed acquisition of 21st Century Fox goes forward. Fox is meanwhile ramping up it's Sky takeover efforts after United States cable giant Comcast offered more than £22 billion for the entire group in February.

Markets Wall Street dragged down by Amazon, tech weakness
Author: 0 Wall Street dragged down by Amazon, tech weakness

As a result, the yield on the benchmark ten-year note, which moves opposite of its price, is up by less than a basis point at 2.746%. "The tariffs imposed by China today lead to greater worries that we will see escalating tariffs and the possibility of a much bigger impact than investors were anticipating last week".

Markets QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd Acquires Shares of 36200 Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC)
Author: 0 QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd Acquires Shares of 36200 Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC)

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.36, a quick ratio of 1.29 and a current ratio of 1.69. It dived, as 60 investors sold INTC shares while 703 reduced holdings. $6.77 million worth of stock was sold by Schroepfer Michael Todd on Tuesday, December 12. Wilbanks Smith And Thomas Asset Limited Co has invested 0.15% in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ).

Author: 0 Europe is dealing with Facebook in a way the United States hasn't

CEO Mark Zuckerberg has also denied that Facebook puts growth above all else. The social media giant previously enjoyed broad public support and the backing of Washington, D.C. Facebook has since been under increasing scrutiny to improve its privacy functions. It is now used by over 100,000 people around the world. I don't blame you - it's a bit technical, and I recognize that not everyone has the same nerdy impulses as yours truly.

Markets E-way bill rollout successful; no glitch so far
Author: 0 E-way bill rollout successful; no glitch so far

Trial run for e-way bills under the current GST regime was started on 16th January 2018 for the entire country. "A total of 1,71,503 e-way bills have been successfully generated on the portal from 12 midnight till 5 pm on April 1". In case of movement of goods by railways, airways and waterways, the e-way bill can be generated even after commencement of movement of goods. Karnataka is the only state which has implemented the e-way bill system for moving goods within the state.

Markets More than 5M credit cards exposed in Saks, Lord & Taylor breach
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Information from a set of more than five millions credit and debit cards used by shoppers at Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor stores has been posted for sale on the dark web by hackers. Chorine urged any consumers who had shopped at Saks Fifth Avenue or Lord & Taylor stores in the past year to take preventative measures against fraud.

Markets Trump accuses Amazon of 'Post Office scam' in morning Twitter tirade
Author: 0 Trump accuses Amazon of 'Post Office scam' in morning Twitter tirade

The e-commerce giant employs about 15 lobbyists, according to earlier disclosures submitted to the U.S. Senate, with another 15 outside lobbying firms who each assign more lobbyists to work on behalf of the company. The shares were sold at an average price of $1,454.37, for a total value of $2,908,740.00. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now owns 6,533 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,553,336.56.

Markets Russia Told UK to Take their Diplomatic Staff Out of the Country
Author: 0 Russia Told UK to Take their Diplomatic Staff Out of the Country

Over the past few days, more than 25 countries, including numerous European Union member states, the United States, Canada, Albania, Norway and Ukraine, have announced their decision to collectively expel over 150 Russian diplomats as a sign of solidarity with London on the Skripal case.

Markets Cambridge Analytica Suspended CEO Agrees to Testify Before UK Parliament Again
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Appearing before the United Kingdom parliament on Monday, Wylie had said in response to a British lawmaker's question on SCL's involvement in India , "I believe their client was Congress but I know that they've done all kinds of projects, both regional- I don't think they've done, I don't remember a national project but I know regionally".

Markets Wie posts bogey free 5-under second round at ANA Inspiration
Author: 0 Wie posts bogey free 5-under second round at ANA Inspiration

American Amy Olson holds second place outright on 11 under after holing a lengthy birdie putt at the 18th for a four-under 68. Jodi Ewart Shadoff (67), Charley Hull (68), Amy Olson (68) and Ayako Uehara (66) were 7 under. Wie sat down several times during the round, and said she planned to visit the doctor again later Friday. "Now I'm 8 (under)". Sounds so simple, doesn't it? "I felt like my game was really good, and it gives me a lot of confidence for the weekend".

Markets Inc. Reduced Holding in Walmart Inc (WMT)
Author: 0 Inc. Reduced Holding in Walmart Inc (WMT)

It is down 0.00% since March 31, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 11.98% the S&P500. Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Schlumberger Ltd (SLB) by 12.36% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Markets Amazon loses $31B after Trump targets them on Twitter over tax practices
Author: 0 Amazon loses $31B after Trump targets them on Twitter over tax practices

He didn't deny that he has a problem with Amazon, quite the opposite. "Unlike others, they pay little or no taxes to state & local governments, use our Postal System as their Delivery Boy (causing tremendous loss to the U.S.), and are putting many thousands of retailers out of business!" "The business model of Amazon is to drive out its competitors, put drones in the air to your front door and robotize their warehouses", Nader, who ran for president as a third party candidate in 2000, told ...

Markets 'I Failed To Protect Her': Congresswoman Apologizes For Alleged Abuse Within Office
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In her petition for a restraining order, the staffer accused Baker of punching her in the back and "repeatedly scream (ing)" at her in Esty's Capitol Hill office throughout 2014, according to The Washington Post . FOX61 was told by her staff she was unavailable for an interview Friday. Kain provided a copy of a May 2016 voicemail recording to the newspaper. "I'm hopeful now with this conversation and this coming out that I'll be able to be much more direct and help other people in Congress ...