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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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Bitstamp incoming and outgoing USD payments will be paused on Monday, February 19, 2024, due to a public holiday in the US. 
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2024 Surface Trends Redefine Homes with Bold Elegance and Innovation

(NewsUSA) - With existing home inventory predicted to remain low in 2024, many home buyers are choosing to purchase new construction or instead electing to remodel their current home. Either option …

Dive Into Caribbean Luxury

(NewsUSA) - Looking for a late winter or springtime escape?  Seeking an unforgettable spot for a wedding or honeymoon? The island of Saint Lucia is a hidden gem of beauty and tranquility.East …
Discover December’s crucial crypto updates. This edition highlights the significant rise in the total crypto market cap and the performance of leading assets.
Bitstamp engages with Cboe’s BZX Exchange! Our new Surveillance Sharing Agreement, aiming to enhance fairness and market integrity in crypto trading.
Bitstamp incoming and outgoing USD, EUR, and GBP payments will be paused during the holidays in December 2023 and January 2024 in the US, EU, and UK.
A new CMAJ study suggests there is a higher risk of stillbirth in mothers with obesity, with experts saying early delivery could help minimize those risks.
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Edmonton Oilers pummel Penguins 6-1

The Edmonton Oilers collected a fourth win in a row, knocking off Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins 6-1 at Rogers Place on Sunday night.

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MYO had impressive week gaining over 35%. It is a volatile penny biotechnology stock with good earnings back in November new due for another report. On a 120 minute chart with relative …
multiple rejection at the resistance range 777 to 770, can be a bearish week for this stock, lower level at 757 can be seen this week if price breaks below 770
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Buy AUDCAD....FROM NEWS SOURCE- NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar index hit a 10-month high on Tuesday while the Japanese yen came closer to the key 150 level, where Japanese officials are seen as …
GETTEX:SQR performed well this past week with a clean retest on the demand zone box, the bounce tells that retails are buying at those level. We are only listed on one major exchange which is bybit …
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It's almost crystal clear to see where AJ's ship is likely to steer! Higher Time Frame Analysis: Two short blue lines indicate the Daily SIBI that price already entered. We …
In an interview with PTI, Signature Global Chairman Pradeep Aggarwal said the company#39;s sales bookings would now easily reach Rs 7,200 crore this fiscal year as against the initial projection of …
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Freedivers train in Okanagan Lake
Casandra Cooper never thought her love of travel would take her to new depths around the world as a competitive freediver.
Alberta police watchdog investigates northeast Calgary shooting after police shoots suspect
The Calgary Police Service said that at around 6:55 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 29, officers responded to calls relating to a man with a firearm "engaging in erratic behaviour."
Agbaji helps hurting Raptors beat Hornets 111-106
If the Toronto Raptors are going to make the NBA's play-in tournament without all-star Scottie Barnes, they're going to have to trust themselves and each other.
Edmonton skiers hit the hills and trails after recent snowfall
Skiers in Edmonton are squeezing out every last bit of winter after a season filled with unseasonable weather.
Regina residents embrace March storm, stay active despite snowfall
Residents in Regina are embracing the latest dump of snow as they try to stay active despite the heavy snowfall.
Allison Russell forced to cancel tour dates due to winter storm chaos in Western Canada”
Montreal folk singer Allison Russell has been forced to cancel or postpone some tour dates after being caught in stormy winter weather in Western Canada.
Ben Hebert happy to be back home in ‘back nine’ of his curling career
His storied career has also allowed him to play with some of the best skips in Canadian curling, Kevin Martin, Kevin Koe and now Brendan Bottcher.
B.C. family describes challenges with son who lives with extremely rare disorders
A family on Vancouver Island is sharing their story after their son was diagnosed with extremely rare conditions.
Manitoba’s homegrown thrill: Canadian Power Toboggan Championships race into Beausejour
"This event is a longtime embedded tradition here in Beausejour, Manitoba. We've got two full days of racing, 120+ racers," said President of the championship, Jared Black.
Extreme cold warning issued for Rocky View County
Environment Canada said in an alert sent at 3:35 p.m. that extremely cold wind chills near -40 are expected overnight and early Monday morning.
Regina mother devastated by ‘heartless theft’ of specialized bike for son with special needs
A mother in Regina says she is devastated after her son's specialized bike was taken in a "heartless” theft.
Snowfall chaos in Saskatoon: Roads impassable, flights cancelled, residents digging out
The much-anticipated March snowmageddon finally hit on Sunday blanketing Saskatoon in the white stuff everyone loves. 
Snow warning active for eastern Vancouver Island, Saltery Bay to Powell River
The Environment Canada warning covers a section of eastern Vancouver Island from Courtenay to Campbell River, and on the mainland from Saltery Bay to Powell River.
25-year-old charged with impaired driving after collision with baby in the vehicle
OPP officers say a 25-year-old woman was charged with impaired driving in Toronto after a single-vehicle crash Saturday. A six-week-old baby was in the vehicle, officials said.
Red Sox score three unanswered to top Jays 3-1
Nathan Hickey hit the go-ahead RBI single followed by a run of his own later in the eighth inning as the Boston Red Sox handed the Toronto Blue Jays their fourth straight pre-season loss on Sunday, …
4 displaced after southeast Calgary house fire
The Calgary Fire Department responded to calls at around 8 a.m. of a structure fire at a rural property south of Highway 22X and east of 88th Street Southeast.
Winnipeg police capture suspects after intense police chase
Winnipeg police apprehended several suspects believed to be involved in two separate stolen vehicle incidents over the weekend.
Maple Madness returns for 41st year
Kids and parents filed into Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area for the opening of the 41st year of Maple Madness in Kingston.
Canada’s car thefts show no signs of slowing. What costs can owners face?
Insurance experts told Global News Canadians can face rising insurance premiums and car payments even if they're not behind the wheel.
Call of the Wilde: Montreal Canadiens lose in shootout to Tampa Bay Lightning
The Lightning need wins for a playoff spot while the Canadiens are just trying to grow their games.
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(NewsUSA) - When your morning starts off with questions like, “do I have school today?” or “how many more sleeps?” it may be time to introduce a family calendar.A family calendar can be …
Retrain Your Emotional Brain: A Natural Alternative to Weight Loss Drugs
Retrain Your Emotional Brain: A Natural Alternative to Weight Loss Drugs
(NewsUSA) - Weight loss drugs are proving to have serious side effects, and they are not a long-term solution.  When the injections stop, the weight loss stops. But who wants to go back to …
Serial Entrepreneur Teaches Us How to Go the Distance in Business and in Life
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