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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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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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Going Blond: How to Use Light-Toned Wood in Your Home

(NewsUSA) - They say blonds have more fun, but there are non-frivolous reasons for choosing pale or light-finish hardwoods for floors, cabinetry, paneling, and millwork in your home. “Many species …

4 Tips for Introducing a Family Calendar to Your Kids

(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 …
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 Shiba Inu (SHIB) investor would currently be sitting on $11.6 million worth of investment if he committed $100 into… The post This is How $100 Invested in Shiba Inu Monthly Results in $11.6M …
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OFAC Flags 10 Wallet Addresses Linked to LockBit Affiliates in Ransomware Crackdown

OFAC flagged ten wallet addresses associated with the two LockBit affiliates.

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The outlook for Chinese oil markets is looking a little brighter after a boom in travel over the Lunar New Year, raising hopes of a more sustained recovery in demand.
According to Geojit, The area under rabi crops in Telangana was 6.3 mln acres (1 acre = 0.40 ha) as of Wednesday, 8.2% lower than 6.85 mln acres a year ago, according to data from the state …
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The World Trade Organization will open its biennial meeting Monday in the United Arab Emirates as the bloc faces pressure from the United States and other …
Solana's network activity remains unaffected, but bearish sentiment around SOL rises. 
Nvidia has grabbed the limelight among global investors as the company recently reached a market capitalisation of $2 trillion, after more than doubling its stock price in the last one year.
Nvidia has grabbed the limelight among global investors as the company recently reached a market capitalisation of $2 trillion, after more than doubling its stock price in the last one year.
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The share touched a 52-week high of Rs 977.45 and a 52-week low of Rs 597.95 on 31 July, 2023 and 14 February, 2024, respectively.
The share touched a 52-week high of Rs 40 on February 2, 2024 and a 52-week low of Rs 12.85 on March 28, 2023
Analysts expect the market to remain volatile in the coming days as valuations remain high
The share touched a 52-week high of Rs 397.20 and a 52-week low of Rs 53.00 on 25 January, 2024 and 27 March, 2023, respectively.
In the ever-evolving landscape of cryptocurrency, today’s events have brought forth intriguing developments that capture the attention of investors, enthusiasts, and skeptics alike. Let’s …
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1 dead in U-Haul crash; Edmonton Police and RCMP search for suspect
Police reported that the U-Haul was travelling north on 50 Street into Edmonton when it struck and killed a woman inspecting the outside of her car.
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‘Disturbing’ T-shirt with Robert Pickton holding ‘hookery smoked bacon’ causes outrage
Seventeen years since Pickton was convicted, a T-shirt has surfaced showing him with a grin and holding a slice of bacon.
Alberta intends to opt out of national pharmacare plan
Alberta intends to opt out of the proposed national pharmacare plan.
AfroQuiz teaching Black History to Edmonton youth for over 30 years
Topics in this year's event ranged from the Ghana Empire, Afro-Politan Rennaisance, Resistance renegades and radicals, A gift from Heaven, and For the Culture.
Family’s climate action journey: From carbon cutting challenge to sustainable living
Six months ago Winnipeggers Brigette DePape and Kari Rodrigues set out to cut down on their carbon emissions and now they are beginning to see the fruits of their labour.
Homicide investigation underway in Sicamous, B.C.
On Saturday, Feb. 24, Sicamous RCMP received a report of a shooting in the parking lot of the Best Western Hotel located at 806 Trans-Canada Highway in Sicamous. 
Thousands of York University workers prepared to strike Monday
Thousands of staff at York University are prepared to walk out and strike Monday morning, as an agreement has still not been reached between the university and the union.
Inquest into death of James Smith Cree Nation mass killer begins Monday
A public inquest into the death of Myles Sanderson will be held by the Saskatchewan Coroners Service starting this Monday, Feb. 26.
Blaze in Regina neighbourhood forces evacuation of dozens, injures 2
In total, 16 nearby homes were evacuated by fire crews and the cause of the fire has not yet been determined. 
Canada is facing ‘irrelevance’ on world stage, ex-defence chief warns
When asked what he thinks is Canada's biggest national security risk, retired general Rick Hillier says it is Canada's 'irrelevance' on the world stage.
Former Halifax Mooseheads player Jiri Suchy killed in car crash
Former Halifax Mooseheads player Jiri Suchy, who played alongside the QMJHL team between 2005 and 2007, died as a result of a 'recent car accident' according to the team.
Insider threats a major risk to Canada’s security: ex-CSIS official
A former Canadian security official says insider threats are a top concern for national security. Insider threats can from leaks or direct interaction with foreign agents.
Teen arrested after Mississauga transit bus shot at with pellet gun
A teen boy has been arrested after a Mississauga transit bus had its windows shot at and shattered Saturday afternoon, Peel Regional Police say.
The West Block Transcript – Episode 24, Season 13
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We now live in a music microculture, even when it comes to Taylor Swift
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Nova Scotia to build 25 more public housing units across province by spring
In an announcement on Friday, the Nova Scotia Government said they will build an additional 25 public housing units in eight communities across the province by March.
Police investigate early morning shooting at Hamilton bar
Police in Hamilton responded to a bar on Bowen Street early Sunday morning for reports of a shooting. A man with gunshot wounds was taken to hospital.
Trump wins South Carolina GOP primary, continuing sweep
Donald Trump easily beat former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley in her home state Saturday.
Can your doctor dump you as a patient for going to a walk-in clinic?
Seeking prompt diagnosis at a walk-in clinic can be a benefit for patients, but this convenience can come at a cost for their primary physician.
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A Turning Point in High Blood Pressure Management: Introducing The Symplicity Blood Pressure Procedure
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