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North Korea threatens 'thousands-fold' revenge

North Korea has threatened to launch “thousands-fold” revenge against the US after tough UN sanctions were imposed on it following the test firing of intercontinental ballistic missiles. In a statement on Monday, Pyongyang said the sanctions were caused by a “heinous US plot to isolate and stifle” North Korea. “We …

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Why Shares of STMicroelectronics Popped Nearly 18% in July

What happened Shares of STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM)  climbed 17.7% in July, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence , as investors grew more optimistic that the company would deliver strong second-quarter results — which it did. So what STMicroelectronics rebounded in July after seeing its stock price fall nearly …

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Man charged over fatal Kilkee stabbing

A 21-year-old man has been charged in connection a fatal stabbing in Co Clare in the early hours of Sunday morning. Karl Haugh, 25, was taken to University Hospital Limerick after being stabbed in Kilkee at around 1.15am but was later pronounced dead. Three men were arrested in connection with the …

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WellCare Health (WCG) Beats on Q2 Earnings and Revenues

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. WCG reported second-quarter 2017 adjusted operating earnings of $2.52 per share that surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $2.23 by 13%. Earnings per share also grew 13% year over year. The year-over-year improvement was primarily backed by strong results across its all three business lines. Adjusted …

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Malaysia detains hundreds in counter-terrorism raids

Image copyright EPA Image caption Police have been holding security drills in Kuala Lumpur ahead of the Southeast Asian Games More than 400 people have been detained in a counter-terrorism operation in Malaysia, authorities say. Those held in a series of raids in the capital Kuala Lumpur were mainly from …

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Lambda School aims to cash in by upskilling untapped talent

As the saying goes, the future is already here — it’s just not very evenly distributed. Also not evenly distributed: Access to the expensive education typically needed to stand a chance of obtaining one of the jobs of the future. Y Combinator backed Lambda School is hoping to change this, with …

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Cardiovascular Systems Rides on Innovation Amid Several Woes

On Aug 4, we issued an updated research report on St. Paul, MN-based  Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. CSII . The company is a medical device manufacturer that develops and commercializes innovative solutions to treat patients suffering from peripheral and coronary arterial diseases, including those with arterial calcium. For the majority of …

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