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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 …

Amazon revenue reports jumps 13%, stock climbs as a result

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 …
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 …
In an interview with CNBC, Josh Young stated that the recent drop in US oil usage and supply is not worrying. When juxtaposed with global figures, Young noted that US oil demand is not far behind, …

The American Film Market: Here's What You Need To Know

1.) The Evolution of the American Film Market: A Retrospective The American Film Market is a cornerstone event in the film industry, held annually in early November. Since its inception in 1981, …

Is Citibank Recovering From Its Billion-Dollar Slip-up?

Citibank was at the center of worldwide scrutiny when it accidentally sent billions of dollars to Revlon's lenders with its bank money. Citibank filed a case to recover the funds. After a lengthy …

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Unpack March's crypto updates in our newest briefing. This edition highlights the anticipated Ethereum ETF and examines trends and insights shaping the crypto landscape.
Join us in welcoming VCHF and VEUR. Learn more about our latest additions and how stablecoins are simplifying global money transfers.
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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.
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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The EV market is suffering from a combo of too many vehicles and too little interest — largely because prices are too high.
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Inflation, limited supply and fierce buyer competition have pushed home prices to record-breaking highs since the pandemic.
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The Biden administration is conducting a one-time account adjustment to help borrowers get debt relief.
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Keeping Cool and Energy-efficient Amid America’s “Extra Room Boom” This Summer

(NewsUSA) - Today’s homeowners are having an Extra Room Boom! This latest real estate reality is marked by the convergence of two mounting trends – growing home sizes and declining household …

Addressing Sarcopenia with a Healthy Diet

(NewsUSA) - Age-related loss of muscle mass and strength can significantly impact the quality of life for older adults. However, recent research underscores the role of proper nutrition in …
Join us in celebrating International Women's Day at Bitstamp, where we spotlight the inspiring journeys of women leading the way in crypto, embodying innovation and inclusivity.
Discover February's essential crypto insights in our latest briefing. This issue focuses on blockchain's role in cross-border payments and key trends shaping the crypto world.
Casper (CSPR) is now available on Bitstamp. Discover how this innovative blockchain is changing the digital landscape.
XAUUSD has reacted off the pivot that aligns with the 38.2% Fibonacci retracement and could fall to a multi-siwng low support. Alternatively, if price breaks above the pivot, it could continue to …
?GBPUSD Analysis? [/b ] ?In the current context, GBP/USD is revealing a head and shoulders pattern, clearly supporting the long-term decline of the British Pound against the US Dollar. It is …
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Investors, so far, don't seem that worried about a wider conflict in the Middle East after Iran's unprecedented attack on Israel

Oil and stock futures traded largely flat Sunday evening as markets offered muted reactions to Iran launching hundreds of missiles and drones at Israel.

25 partners showcase a concerted effort to build Hong Kong as an international metropolis of intelligenceHONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 15 April 2024 - The Hong Kong Science and Technology …
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World gold prices tend to decrease with spot gold down 3.2 USD compared to last week's closing level to 2,340.7 USD/ounce. The world gold market has just had an exciting week when records were …
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Intro - This should be the next step on our way to 4800. 5500 is now unlikely considering what Friday's top means going forward. Details - Will break it down as we go. But be aware, I am not …
Attention dear Traders! Before you dive into the exhilarating world of trading, where fortunes are made and lost faster than you can say 'bull and bear', remember this: I am not your financial …
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Large animal emergency training course held in South Okanagan
In an emergency responders need to be prepared for anything including handling large animals.
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Montreal Caribbean community excited for carnival parade after last year’s cancelation
There's was a collective sigh of relief among members of Montreal's Caribbean communities as news broke that the city has approved plans to throw a Caribbean carnival this summer.
Saskatchewan communities come together for annual SUMA convention
Over 1,000 representatives from Saskatchewan’s cities, towns, villages, resort villages, and northern municipalities will come together for the 2024 SUMA Convention
Montreal drag queen and Metropolitan Orchestra bring story hour to Bourgie Hall
Music and sequin filled Bourgie Hall on Sunday as drag queen Barbada de Barbades put on a show with the Metropolitan Orchestra for a merging of 'very beautiful' performances.
‘Drive to Destigmatize’ held on 8th anniversary of declaration of B.C.’s toxic drug emergency
Community advocates and supporters gathered in Richmond for the Drive to Destigmatize event, an event aimed at raising awareness about drug use and the toxic drug crisis.
Dentists hesitant to sign up for federal dental plan; seniors advised to look at all options
The Alberta Dental Association said dentists need further clarity on the new Canadian Dental Care Plan before they sign up to treat patients.
Winnipeg designers promote fashion sustainability
Independent designers in Winnipeg put on a fashion show Sunday, hoping to displaying their efforts in how to make the industry more sustainable.
Clock ticking for B.C. orca calf rescue, Vancouver Aquarium official says
Vancouver Aquarium official Martin Haulena said time is ticking for the rescue operation as the calf may be having trouble getting food.
Decades in the making, B.C. signs agreement handing over title to Haida Gwaii
The province announced last month that it had reached a proposed deal with the Haida, which was called a "foundational step in the reconciliation pathway of Haida Nation and B.C."
Okanagan Fest of Ale celebrates 27th year
In the spirit of celebrating the province’s growing craft beer and cider scene, awards were also handed out by a selected panel of judges.
Beloved steam train in B.C. heritage town being parked for 2024
The review will include a mechanical assessment, a review of the safety system and operating practices.
One person taken to hospital following house fire in northeast Calgary
EMS confirmed to Global News that one adult was taken to hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries around 11:30 p.m.
Canadian zoo examined animal behaviour during total solar eclipse
The zoo collected data on a wide range of species, including some that are typically active during the day and others that tend to be more nocturnal.
U.S. will not help Israel with counter-offensive against Iran, Biden says
Israeli officials said Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's five-member war cabinet favored retaliation in a meeting on Sunday.
COPD patients needed for study in the Okanagan
Okanagan residents between the ages 40 and 80 who are living with COPD are being invited to participate in a research study that may help lead to treatments.
Motorcyclist killed in collision with car in Brampton, Ont.
Peel police say a motorcycle and a car collided in Brampton, Ont., Sunday afternoon, sending a man to the hospital in life-threatening condition where he later died.
‘Everybody should be in Love’: Saskatchewan village embraces name with new chapel
The Village of Love is fully embracing its name with a new wedding chapel. It will give couples the chance to share their love in Love. 
‘There is much more to do’: B.C. marks eight years of toxic-drug health emergency
Eight years after B.C. declared a public health emergency, Premier David Eby says the toxic drug crisis has had a "catastrophic impact" on communities.
Sarnia, Ont., man charged in connection with violent home invasion: police
A Sarnia, Ont., man has been charged in connection with a home invasion that left the homeowner with a large head cut and other scrapes and cuts to his hands and knees.
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(NewsUSA) - Raising a family is overwhelming enough; add in milestones, routines, challenging behavior and keeping an eye on academic progress, and you’re in for a spin. However, your child’s …
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(NewsUSA) - Advocates of all ages across the country join forces on April 1, Take Down Tobacco National Day of Action, to stand up and speak out against the tobacco industry.Demonstrations, rallies …
Curbing Colorectal Cancer in Minority Populations
Curbing Colorectal Cancer in Minority Populations
(NewsUSA) - April is National Minority Health Month, and Black Americans, American Indians/Alaska Natives (AI/AN), and underserved Americans, are among those disproportionately affected by …
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Ash Carter Exchange Showcases Innovation and National Security
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(NewsUSA) - As artificial intelligence (AI) continues to transform the landscapes of our society, the impact on national security must be a top priority.  Hear from experts about the latest …
AI Expo for National Competitiveness Announces Key Sponsor
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(NewsUSA) - Palantir Technologies Inc. (NYSE: PLTR), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) systems, will be the lead sponsor of the inaugural AI Expo for National Competitiveness. The …
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(NewsUSA) - As Artificial Intelligence advances across the globe with inexorable speed, untold predictions of promise and peril amass. All in all, it’s a perfect time for Amazon bestselling author …
100% of Latino Grads Start Trades Careers With Centro Educativo Latino's Workforce Development Program
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