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Puerto Rico's governor wants controversial $300 million Whitefish contract canceled

And it contained some startling terms. Whitefish Energy Holdings is based in Whitefish, Montana. Puerto Rican officials said there was only about 30 percent of power generation on the island. The list of players responsible for getting the lights on is long: The Federal Emergency Management Agency, which is responsible for restoring an area after a disaster hits; the Army Corps of Engineers, which does the on-the-ground work of restoring power plants and distribution; Puerto Rico's state ...

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Shares Gap Down on Disappointing Earnings

It has outperformed by 20.40% the S&P500. Vetr raised shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $67.92 price objective for the company in a report on Monday, October 9th. Jefferies upgraded the shares of NTLA in report on Friday, August 5 to "Buy" rating. The firm has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Friday, February 12 by FBR Capital.

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Poor mental health approach costs the United Kingdom £99bn

It includes a detailed analysis that explores the significant cost of poor mental health to United Kingdom businesses and the economy as a whole. The exercise involved screenings, blood pressure test, mental health assessment surrounding anxiety, depression, alcoholism and a mental health talk.

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Mom Who Lost 3 Sons Is Hopeful After Trump's Opioid Declaration

Other officials in OH, which has the highest prescription opioid overdose rate in the country, according to statistics compiled by the Kaiser Family Foundation, watched Trump's speech with great interest. Officials said Trump wants to include money for the crisis in a year-end budget agreement but to accomplish that, one official said the administration would have to have an "ongoing discussion" with Congress.

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Popular baby foods and formulas test positive for arsenic, lead

Almost 80% of infant formula samples tested positive for arsenic. Several studies have shown that babies exposed to greater quantities of the poison go on to develop lower IQ and motor skills, but it has been impossible to determine at what threshold the damage occurs, and if there is any amount of arsenic that is safe.

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Drive-thru flu vaccination clinic Thursday in Tuscaloosa

The Stanislaus County Health Services Agency announced its first set of flu vaccine clinics has begun and continues through December 5. According to the CDC, the flu kills 3,300 to 49,000 people each year, with children and older adults particularly vulnerable.