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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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(NewsUSA) - Getting the family together for meals is not always easy, but an increasing body of scientific evidence supports the benefits of family mealtimes and the value in making them a priority. …

Budget-Boosting Grocery Treasure Hunting for Families

(NewsUSA) - As the costs of things rise, it is more important than ever for families to shop smart at the grocery store, especially when preparing for the back-to-school season and all those …
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Huawei just built a $1.4 billion chip center as it faces U.S. sanctions

One of China’s main competitors in the chip war has built a research and development center for chips in Shanghai as it faces pressure from U.S. sanctions aimed at curbing its advanced technology …

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Enterprises have relied on business consultants to guide strategic decisions. Now Lyzr AI has introduced an AI agent consultant, at a fraction of the cost. NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, …
Breakout, I bought end july calls $70 strike. I think market is still going to hold strong the next few weeks/months.
Price has taken PWH Bos has also Occurred Inducement created too
Connect two closed prices to draw a trend line with 4-5 candle stick chart bars in the between confirm the wedge to the downside, In this case I drew from a bullish to a bearish one but it's just my …
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Vice-presidential candidate JD Vance has backed the break-up of Google, citing its "monopolistic control of information” The post Trump’s VP Choice Raises Threat of New Big Tech Crackdown …
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Matthew Narvaiz, a staff writer who worked at the Albuquerque Journal for two years, is returning to work on the business desk. Narvaiz comes back to the Journal after leaving the paper in February. …
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Trump shooting: Why unfounded conspiracy theories are swirling online
In the wake of the attempted assassination of Donald Trump, many conspiracies are swirling online, with some convinced that outside sources orchestrated the shooting.
Fundraiser for 142-year-old Manitoba locomotive gaining steam
The beloved Prairie Dog Central Railway is looking at critical maintenance to its Steam Locomotive No. 3, which was built way back in 1882, to get it back in service for 2025.
Body found in Grand River in Kitchener, police working to identify person
A body was found along the banks of the Grand River in Kitchener, but police can't yet say whether the person is one of two women who went missing over the weekend.
Urban fishers drawn to Montreal’s Lachine Canal despite industrial past
Parks Canada recommends consuming fish caught in the canal "in moderation" because of the layer of contaminated sediment on the bottom.
Equalization, asylum seekers reform on the agenda as premiers meet in Halifax
Quebec's premier wants to bring the issue of asylum seekers to the attention of his fellow provincial leaders.
Inflation cools to 2.7% in June, but grocery prices heating up again
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After fans crash Copa America final, security concerns for B.C.’s World Cup games
The championship match between Argentina and Colombia was delayed for more than an hour after thousands of ticketless fans stormed the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami.
UBC cites privacy reasons, won’t comment further on professor’s Trump shooting post
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Australia, New Zealand deploy crews to join B.C. wildfire fight
Outside help is arriving to battle B.C. wildfires that authorities expect to flare this week, with Australian and New Zealand firefighters on the way.
Winnipeg Sea Bears release forward Shane Osayande
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Woman accuses City of Calgary of compromising her safety following privacy breach
A Calgary woman says the City of Calgary compromised her safety after it sent some of her personal information to a complete stranger.
B.C. business decries ‘money grab’ to make pandemic patio permanent
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Safety, increased Wi-Fi access among $200M Northern B.C. highway improvements
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Lethbridge athlete to compete in Italy for 2025 Special Olympics World Winter Games
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Winnipeg Jets sign restricted free agent Ville Heinola
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Crossbow, more than $12K worth of cocaine seized during Guelph arrest: police
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‘Balaclava rapist’ Larry Takahashi granted full parole
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