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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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Rockstar Energy Drink is Giving Away a Custom Jeep Wrangler and $20,000 To Fuel the Ultimate Summer Road Trip

(NewsUSA) - One lucky winner will score big when participating in Rockstar Energy's “Fuel Your Drive” promotionPURCHASE, N.Y., May 20, 2024 – With people looking to get out and travel more …

BookTrib’s Bites: Jump into Spring with These Four Reads

(NewsUSA) - Leaning on Air by Cheryl Grey BostromThey last spoke as teens . . . But a surprise encounter 12 years later reunites ornithologist Celia Burke with veterinary surgeon Burnaby Hayes, …
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Bitstamp's EUR SEPA payments will be paused on March 29 and April 1, 2024, due to Good Friday and Easter Monday.
Casper (CSPR) is now available on Bitstamp. Discover how this innovative blockchain is changing the digital landscape.
The gold market price then rally up in channel to create new highs ,... of which the price movement is suppressed to gain some more momentum at substantial zone 2377 through 2390's , sit tight and …
Breaking through the downtrend , growth potential 50%

XRP Price Rises Within Range: Poised for a Breakout?

XRP price avoided a major downside break as ETH’s surges. The price is back above $0.5220 and eyeing a key upside break in the near term. XRP started a decent increase above the $0.5150 resistance …

Notice the momentum shifting to the upside with 4h Highs to takeout. 1h showing strength flagging post market, may be a good breath before price exhales at open tomorrow.
simple price action here, 4h macro structure broke to the upside with the 1h flagging at highs. Don't let it fool you though... this play could Boom OR Bust. Size accordingly.
Gold prices have risen to a new all-time high, hitting $2,440 in the morning and $2,450 in the afternoon Vietnam time due to shelter demand as geopolitical tensions increase. According to Reuters, …
NIFTYBANK usually, prints first then takes the broader market with it, either up or down. This time it is stuck below the halfway back point, just about that. That feeds well both the bulls and …
China’s bullion imports slowed last month as demand in the world’s biggest consumer begins to buckle in the face of record prices.
The GBP/USD pair continues to engage in a sideways motion and consolidation after breaking through the 1.070 resistance level, which has now transformed into a new support zone. In the short term, …
World gold prices (XAU/USD) soared yesterday, reaching 2,440 USD in the morning session, then had another increase, reaching a new high again at 2,450 USD in the afternoon session and holding near …
If we break 4250 we form a major cup and handle. If we take the depth of the both and add it to the handle we have 65% chance of pumping to 6900/ 7k this pattern is only valid if we break 4250 …
The current point exhibits upward signals according to my algorithmic system, meeting various criteria. These include rising trading volume, an upward trend indicated by prices above EMA20 and EMA50, …
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Peter Caranicas, a Variety editor for 16 years who was respected for his expertise in production and technology, died Sunday in Los Angeles after a long battle with cancer. He was 80. Pat …
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Lotte Card, a Korean credit card issuer, has partnered with HTS (Hopper Technology Solutions) to create a travel loyalty portal for its cardholders. The post Lotte Card and HTS Collaborate to …
New York Times business editor Ellen Pollock sent out the following on Monday: I’m thrilled to announce that Vera Titunik is joining the Business department. Really, I should be saying rejoining. …
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Vancouver Canucks superfan attends every game during playoffs. Yes, every one
A young Vancouver Canucks fan is taking the title of superfan. Nimarpreet Maheru has attended every Canucks game this playoff run — even the away games.
Death of 18-year-old UVIC student from fentanyl prompts B.C. government to act
The story of an 18-year-old UVIC student, Sidney McIntyre-Starko, who died in January of fentanyl poisoning has prompted the provincial government to announce changes.
Journey of the Horse: 100 years of Chinese history in Edmonton
The Mah Society of Edmonton exhibit details the struggles and racism Chinese immigrants faced in Canada, and why so many were forced to start their own businesses to make a living.
USask researchers to access one of the world’s most powerful quantum computers
Steven Rayan, director of the USask Quantum Research Centre, said the quantum computer is a whole new game in computing, and researchers from USask have a chance to use one.
Crash on Sea-to-Sky Highway cleared but major congestion expected
A crash blocked the highway in both directions about 24 kilometres north of Squamish on Monday, according to Drive BC. There were reports an air ambulance was dispatched.
South Okanagan General Hospital ER to close Monday evening due to doctor shortage
Emergency services at the ER in Oliver will be closed from 7 p.m. on Monday to 7 a.m. on Tuesday, Interior Health said in a press release, Interior Health said in a press release.
Okanagan city offers up some protection from the sun
Penticton is among the B.C. cities proclaiming May to be Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month and placing sunscreen dispensers at some key locations. 
Alberta dental hygienists have ‘critical role’ in Canadian Dental Care Plan: association
Dental hygienists say they will play a critical role in the plan, especially for people with dentists who haven't signed on.
‘Sense of relief’ for family of slain teen after jury finds man guilty of murder
The teen was attacked after exiting the school in 2021. On Sunday, a jury found Andrei Donet, one of the people who attacked Jannai Dopwell-Bailey, guilty of second-degree murder.
Wild breed shows potential for developing drought-resistant potato: researcher
Federal scientists in Atlantic Canada are trying to develop a new breed of potato that is better adapted to growing conditions brought on by climate change.
Toothpaste tube helps narrow investigation into remains found near Sask. campsite
Clothing, backpacks, toiletries, and a tube of toothpaste are among the clues that investigators hope will help them identify human remains found near Moose Jaw.
Oilers, Canucks face off in do-or-die Game 7
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Fort McMurray wildfire classified as ‘being held’
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Man critically injured after shooting in North York
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Suspect seriously injured in York, Ont. after ammunition detonates in fire, OPP say
Ontario Provincial Police say they got a report of shots being fired Sunday morning near a home in the community about 70-kilometres southwest of Toronto. 
Red Lobster files for bankruptcy protection. Will restaurants remain open?
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Alberta set new high for opioid deaths in 2023
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Wildfires and air quality: How to check the reading in your area
As another wildfire season begins, Environment and Climate Change Canada is advising people to pay attention to air pollution levels and check the Air Quality Health Index.
Iran’s president, foreign minister dead in helicopter crash, state TV reports
Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has appointed First Vice President Mohammad Mokhber as the country’s acting president.
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