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Is it a risk-taker’s market? Investors are skeptical

There’s a laundry list of reasons to be cynical about the stock market this year: real estate, high-interest rates, government shutdown risks, and wars abroad.  Investor and personal …

Much to many analysts' surprise, Amazon’s third-quarter earnings and revenue exceeded analysts' estimates by $1.7 billion. Their advertising sector raked in $12.1 billion in the third quarter …
AppleInsider reports that pre-orders of the iPhone 15 are up by 10% worldwide, year after year, with the sale of the iPhone Pro Max this year doing “exceptionally well.” The new Pro …
Meme stocks become viral through online communities such as Reddit and X. Through these social platforms; investors discuss stock viability, gather enough individuals, and mass-buy a certain amount …

Why Is The US Dollar The World’s Go-To Currency’?

The US Dollar is called the world’s “reserve currency” by the Council of Foreign Relations and has since been the standard for international trade. Countries must possess dollars …

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Burglar alarm systems are an essential part of a home security system, to the point where the terms are sometimes used interchangeably. Furthermore, homeowners who own intruder alarm systems usually …
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ABANDONED AT BIRTH Paints Vivid Portrait of the Detachment and Longing of an Adopted Child

(NewsUSA) - It’s stunning to realize that only 10 states make birth records available to American-born adoptees and their biological parents. For adult adoptees born in the 20th century era of …

Protégete de los cambiantes virus de la gripe y el COVID-19

(NewsUSA) - Los virus que causan el COVID-19 y la gripe cambian continuamente o "mutan" para escapar de nuestras respuestas inmunitarias naturales y de la protección proporcionada por las vacunas. …
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Based on the H4 chart analysis, we can see that the price has just reacted off our sell entry at 157.53, which is a pullback resistance close to 61.8% Fibo retracement. Our take profit will be at …
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Bitcoin Price Hints at Downside: Preparing for Potential Declines

Bitcoin price corrected gained from the $66,000 resistance level. BTC dipped below $64,000 and might extend losses in the short term. Bitcoin started a fresh downside correction from the $66,000 …

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ICICI Lombard General Insurance Intraday level for 19th July #ICICIGI Buying may witness above 1925 Support area 1900. Below ignoring buying momentum Charts for Educational purposes …
--Primary trend of the Nifty Financial remains positive as it is … day EMA. --Amongst the Nifty FInancial options, Put writing is seen …
BUY ABOVE - 52620 SL - 52480 TARGETS - 52800,53000,53230 SELL BELOW - 52360 SL - 52480 TARGETS - 52200,52000,51740 NO TRADE ZONE - 52360 to 52620 Previous Day High - …
CONFIDENCE among Britain’s consumers inched up to its highest in almost three years this month, but the change in government and the...
4-Hour Chart Analysis Trend Identification: Higher Highs (HH): The chart shows a consistent formation of higher highs (HH) which indicates an overall uptrend. Higher Lows (HL): The chart …
BUY ABOVE - 24830 SL - 24780 TARGETS - 24900,24960,25030 SELL BELOW - 24730 SL - 24780 TARGETS - 24660,24580,24530 NO TRADE ZONE - 24730 to 24830 Previous Day High - …
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Based on the H4 chart analysis, we can see that the price has just bounced off our buy entry at 1.2932, which is an overlap support. Our take profit will be at 1.2980, which is a pullback …
BTCUSDT is continuing its downward adjustment today, currently trading around $63,700, marking a new peak in the 4-hour technical chart. From my perspective, I prioritize selling BTCUSDT, …
Bitcoin (BTC) has once again captured the attention of investors worldwide with a significant surge in its price. While institutional investors are driving this bullish momentum, retail traders …
KAS ~ 1W #KAS Buy from here, a new high will soon be formed. Target at least 20%++ from here.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 18, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Methanex Corporation (the “Company” or “Methanex”) (TSX:MX) (NASDAQ:MEOH) announced today that its Board of Directors has …
Matt Hougan, Chief Investment Officer at Bitwise Asset Management, is forecasting a bright future for Ethereum, predicting the cryptocurrency will surpass its all-time high by year-end thanks in part …
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Youth rodeo kicks off annual Kainai Indian Days
Members of the Blood Tribe are gearing up for its annual Kainai Indian Days celebration and kicked things off with a youth rodeo on Wednesday.
Water safety concerns in Edmonton as people try to beat the heat
Since 2022, there has been an increase in warnings issued and the need for river rescues, the City of Edmonton said.
BC Conservatives tout hybrid public-private health care system to cut wait times
BC Conservative Leader John Rustad said the plan would maintain a publicly-funded system that provides care through private, out-of-province and public facilities.
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Victoria looks to break up encampments with plan for daytime shelters
Council voted Thursday to develop a plan with a timeline and cost estimates to prevent people from keeping tents and structures up during the day.
McCain plant workplace death under investigation in Coaldale
A tragic incident occurred at the McCain plant in Coaldale which resulted in the death of one person is currently under investigation.
Construction begins on $50-million Sunnyside Flood Barrier in Calgary
Calgary saw more than $6 billion in damages and more than 100,000 people evacuated in the June 2013 floods, which kickstarted a series of flood mitigation projects.
Toronto food bank asks for help after flooding damaged facility
The North York Harvest Food Bank says the loading bays in its facility were flooded and water poured into its warehouse.
Alberta unveils plans to tackle rural crime
A new surveillance team has been launched to help fight rural crime in Alberta.
Alberta family warns about dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning on boats
A Spruce Grove family has a reminder about boating safety after their six-year-old girl ended up in the emergency room with carbon monoxide poisoning.
Witnesses, dashcam footage sought of B.C. crash that killed family of 4
A family of four was killed in the collision that involved a northbound Ford Maverick and a southbound tractor-trailer hauling dimensional lumber.
Blanchet has not submitted foreign interference security clearance
Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet said he still has not submitted the necessary paperwork to read the full version of a stunning foreign interference report.
Ontario insists EV subsidies not wasted as Ford Motor Co. plans gas trucks for Oakville
The Ford Motors plant in Oakville, Ont., was meant to retool for electric vehicles and batteries. Now, the auto giant plans to make 100,000 gas-powered trucks there first.
Law Society of Alberta clears former cabinet minister Tyler Shandro of misconduct
Shandro, a lawyer, is also a former justice minister.
Rabies in Canada: A look at the disease risk amidst new U.S. dog regulation
Recent U.S. regulations on dog entry due to rabies concerns highlight the ongoing threat of the disease, which remains a serious issue in Canada despite a decline in cases.
Bob Newhart, beloved deadpan comedy icon, dies at 94
Bob Newhart, best remembered as the star of two hit television shows that bore his name, launched his career as a standup comic in the late 1950s.
IndyCar driver stuck in Toronto traffic rents bicycle, runs to track
The notoriety surrounding the sluggish streets of Toronto continues to grow as one of the world’s top drivers was forced to hop on a bike get to work.
‘Gravity-fed’ coaster and mountain bike park planned for Grouse Mountain
The 1.4-kilometre coastertrack will include a total vertical descent of 919 metres and a vertical drop of 91 metres, and hit speeds of up to 45 kilometres per hour. 
Pot shop break-in leads Winnipeg cops to stolen vehicles
A break-in at a Winnipeg cannabis store Wednesday morning led police to the recovery of two stolen vehicles and other contraband.
12 kids treated for window, balcony falls at BC Children’s Hospital already this year
The dozen falls put the hospital on track to eclipse the number of similar injuries last year, and don't include falls treated at other hospitals in B.C.
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