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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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How Technology Can Help Solve the Youth Coaching Crisis

(NewsUSA) - Youth sports are a formative experience for many kids, and provide opportunities not only to hone athletic abilities but also to develop strong character, values, and cooperative skills …

Toys For Tots Brings Hope to Children in Foster Care

(NewsUSA) - May is National Foster Care Month, and Marine Toys for Tots, America’s premier children’s Christmastime charity, continues its year-round mission of providing support to at-risk …
Discover how Bitstamp’s reliability and consistency have netted us CCData’s top AA risk rating 7 times in a row – more than any other crypto exchange
Bitstamp's EUR SEPA payments will be paused on May 1 2024 for the upcoming EU Labour Day holiday.
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Mt. Gox Bitcoin Transfer: CryptoQuant Analyzes Potential Market Effects Of The $9.4B Movement

Mt. Gox, the defunct Bitcoin (BTC) exchange that suffered a major collapse in 2014 has recently initiated payout distribution to creditors waiting for it.  The release of a substantial amount of …

KIMA's performance remains mediocre, struggling to gain traction at the 7.87 level. It's like Deportivo La Coruña during their relegation seasons. Despite having a talented player like Lucas Pérez, …
Price is still following my predicted path as of now. Should price make a high above wave 2 at $10.67, that would signify that wave ii most likely isn't actually over and could head to the $11 area. …
Tape is crappy. Without NVDA and AAPL, this market would be in free fall. Therefore, we sell until underlying stocks show some initiative. First target is this Liquidity here from a while back. If …
Simple Trading - Head and shoulders It doesn't get more simple than this. Pay attention to the pattern. With a Strong USD, Gold can finally take a break, make some moves to the downside, and …
Price already move from fibo levels, High Risk can start to enter. Low risk can wait again for retracement if it happen again. Target TP at fib level 1.618 and 2.618. P/s: This is not a Buy / Sell …
Bitcoin, the leading cryptocurrency, is once again at the center of financial discourse as it battles to maintain its position above the critical $67,000 mark. Despite the headwinds posed by …
A bearish divergence is formed in NZDJPY pair in an hourly timeframe. The previous bearish trend reversed after the divergence making new HLs and LLs. The current bearish trend is a good point for …
The US Dollar Index, also known as DXY, is used by traders seeking a measure of the value of USD against a basket of currencies used by US trade partners. The index will rise if the Dollar …
Bitcoin’s price has sat in the "boredom zone" for over a month, leaving traders guessing about a potential surge or retracement.
Dear traders! Gold experienced significant volatility yesterday with a sharp slide above the $2347 support level and reaching the $2334 mark in line with a classic bearish flag structure. At the time …
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MATIC’s price action is concerning: Are bulls losing control?
MATIC’s trading activity and price have plunged. The bulls might be sitting this rally out.
‘Critical’: Doctors, health-care staff sound alarm about Nanaimo hospital
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital is the busiest emergency department on the island and treats more than 400 inpatients in a 345-bed facility regularly.
Info sought after Wetaskiwin man found dead in treed area near Spruce Grove
RCMP are looking for information about the weeks leading up to the death of a Wetaskiwin man whose body was found in a rural area west of Edmonton on May 14.
Premier’s office accused of interference in Richmond, B.C. drug site decision
A Richmond city councillor believes the province intervened improperly in a decision over whether to consider a safe drug consumption site at the community's hospital.
‘The Producers’ comes to Okanagan stage
Get ready to laugh, the absurd comedy from Mel Brooks 'The Producers' is hitting the stage in Kelowna. 
Stigma, cyberbullying and hope centerstage as B.C. hosts suicide prevention conference
The city is playing host to the 34th annual National Suicide Prevention Conference, and one of the event's primary goals is to break down the stigma around a taboo topic.
Edmonton boy finds ice age horse tooth fossil at Parkland County sports park
Julian Caners, 9, was rushing to soccer practice with his dad when he stumbled across a fossil at Meridian Sports Park near Stony Plain.
Friend of teen fatally struck by train in Calgary calls it ‘a stupid mistake’
Graduation day turned into a day of grief for the family and friends of a teen struck by a train in northwest Calgary on Tuesday afternoon.
Driver caught 208 km/h, 2K tickets handed out during May long weekend in B.C.
Police say 2,800 tickets were handed out by B.C. Highway Patrol members during the May long weekend.
Surrey Eagles BCHL championship highlights home-grown talent
Leading the way for the Eagles was playoff MVP Micah Berger. Berger led the postseason scoring race with 25 points in 24 games, including 11 goals and 14 assists.
Volcano erupts in Iceland, prompts Blue Lagoon evacuation
A volcano in southwestern Iceland erupted Wednesday, spewing red streams of lava in the latest display of nature's power, triggering the evacuation of the Blue Lagoon spa.
Ontario motorcyclist banned from driving arrested for flight from police
Quinte West OPP say officers responded to a report of a suspected impaired motorcyclist. Police allege the driver fled from officers during a traffic stop early Tuesday.
Road closed in southeast Edmonton as police investigate serious collision
Edmonton police said at 6:20 a.m. on Wednesday that 34th Avenue was closed in both directions between Mill Woods Road and 48th Street.
TD Bank gets ‘negative’ outlook downgrade amid money-laundering probes
The rating revision marks the latest headache from the investigations that have led to the termination of some employees and invited scrutiny from shareholders.
BMO misses Q2 profit expectations as it sets aside more money for bad loans
BMO Financial Group raised its dividend as it reported a profit of $1.87 billion in its latest quarter, up from $1.03 billion a year earlier.
Global News wins Canadian Screen Award for Decision Alberta 2023 election coverage
Global News won the Canadian Screen Award for best live news special for its 'Decision Alberta 2023' provincial election coverage.
Grayson Murray death ‘incredibly sad,’ Rory McIlroy says at RBC Canadian Open
Rory McIlroy, one of the world’s best golfers, is speaking out ahead of the RBC Canadian Open following the death of a fellow PGA Tour player.
Downtown Saskatoon bus terminal closed due to watermain repairs
Saskatoon's downtown bus terminal will be shut down Wednesday due to watermain repairs.
Arrest made in homemade car bomb explosion in Barrie, Ont.: police
Eight months after an improvised explosive device went off in an apartment building parking lot in Barrie, Ont. police have made an arrest.
In photos: Regina sets the stage for new action film ‘Hostile Takeover’
"The LED Volume Wall revolutionizes our ability to tell stories," Karma Film CEO and producer of Hostile Takeover, Anand Ramayya said.
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