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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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Improved supply means shoppers will have an easier time finding the vehicle they want and paying under sticker price.
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Last year, American homes and businesses suffered more than $90 billion in damages from natural disasters. Twenty-eight of these weather events — including Hurricane Idalia in Florida and a …
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The DOJ's lawsuit, which 29 states joined, alleges that Live Nation's exclusive contracts with venues for ticketing lead to higher prices for consumers.
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The rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 6.94% for the week ending May 23rd, according to Freddie Mac.
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More opportunities to earn good money without a bachelor’s degree may be affecting how people perceive college value.
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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 …
Bitstamp's EUR SEPA payments will be paused on May 1 2024 for the upcoming EU Labour Day holiday.
Bitstamp Earn Staking welcomes ADA. Learn how to effortlessly stake your ADA, understand the process, and maximize your rewards
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.
An influx of new immigrants and demand from consumers who couldn’t get cars during the Covid-19 pandemic are helping automotive sales stay resilient in Canada.
Canada Border Services Agency employees could go on strike next month, which the union warns would cause 'significant disruptions' during the summer travel season.
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One of the biggest U.S. lenders is offering 0%-down-payment mortgages for first-time home buyers. Here’s the catch.

Prospective home buyers should fully understand the terms of a “silent” second mortgage before taking one on, one expert said.

AppFolio (APPF) reported earnings of $0.98 per share on revenue of $187.43 million for the first quarter ended March 2024. The consensus earnings estimate was $0.89 per share on revenue of $175.51 …
Legend Biotech (LEGN) reported a loss of $0.16 per share on revenue of $93.99 million for the first quarter ended March 2024. The consensus estimate was a loss of $0.29 per share on revenue of …
HTF DOL bearish, next weeks news wont have huge impact on markets so technicals are looking strong ✅
Avalanche is still trading inside those zones where a recent touch to upper resistance has resulted in a nice breakout of EMAs and also a fakeout near the resistance zone. We are looking now for …
$RENB uses $NVDA World Class AI Chips and Computing Power in their advancement of Early Cancer Diagnostics Renovaro Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:RENB) LOS ANGELES,, CALIFORNIA, UNITED …
“Everyone’s really concerned with my health, but it’s really not that bad." Why this man is downing dogs daily to pump a Solana meme coin.
Shopping smart at Walmart just got easier! Our guide is packed with proven strategies to maximize your savings and streamline your shopping experience. We’ve combed through many buying tips to …
ICJ rules on South Africa’s request for order to stop fighting in Gaza and calls conditions in city ‘disastrous’
?In the past few months, memecoins have been doing very well and they have very good profits for their followers. It seems that these few months have been ? memecoin season ?; although many people …
On the weekly, price seems to be retracing on the daily bullish range. I am waiting for a reaction on the 50% fib to determine if it will reverse to the upside from there or continue lower to take …
? Paradisers! #MANAUSDT closely as it demonstrates robust signs of a bullish continuation from the Bullish OB. ? Observing its recent price movements, EURONEXT:MANA has successfully breached its …
The latest in blockchain tech upgrades, funding announcements and deals. For May 23. NOTE: Protocol Village will be on hiatus May 24-June 2 as we cover CoinDesk's Consensus conference in Austin, …
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Pre-mixed drinks, 30-packs are coming to Ontario grocery, big-box stores
Ontarians will soon be able to buy alcoholic drinks like pre-mixed cocktails outside of the LCBO, as the Ford government expands on where booze can be bought in the province. 
Five ways to clean your shoes and sneakers
Dirty shoes can all but ruin a look. Cleaning Expert Melissa Maker shares her top tips keep our shoes clean and organized.
International Court of Justice orders Israel to halt Rafah operations
The top United Nations court ordered Israel on Friday to immediately halt its military operations in the southern Gaza city of Rafah.
Demerio Houston preparing for key role on Calgary Stampeders’ defence
Demerio Houston led the CFL with seven interceptions in 2023.
Canada’s milk supply still clear of bird flu amid growing problem in U.S.
Following another human case of bird flu linked to dairy cows in the U.S., a Canadian agency confirmed that Canada's milk supply remains free of avian flu fragments.
Woman pulled knife during assault at encampment, Cobourg police say
Cobourg police early Friday responded to a reported assault at an encampment in which a woman with a knife allegedly threatened an individual.
$200K in merchandise stolen from downtown Guelph business: police
Guelph police say three people went into the downtown business on Thursday with hammers, smashed the display cases, and stole around $200,000 in merchandise.
‘God’s influencer’: Pope clears way for the first-ever millennial saint
Carlo Acutis was 15 when he died from leukemia in 2006, but did big things for Catholicism in his short time on Earth.
Academic associations won’t attend McGill University conferences due to law faculty strike
Around 25 associations have decided to scale back their presence at a congress taking place at McGill University because of recent events taking place on campus.
Okotoks Dawgs begin three-peat quest for WCBL title
Ahead of the start of the new Western Canadian Baseball League (WCBL) season this weekend, the Okotoks Dawgs want to make history again.
More construction and a new roundabout coming to Ottawa St. in Kitchener
A new roundabout will be at the intersection of Ottawa Street and Westmount Road while the other will eventually arrive at New Dundee and Strasburg roads once they eventually meet.
White Rock murder suspect appears in court, hearing put over to June
Dimitri Nelson Hyacinth was seen in Surrey Provincial Court, where his council requested to put over a hearing for another three weeks.
London, Ont. committee votes down homeless hub rezoning for 743 Wellington Rd.
While London city staff recommended approving the rezoning request as is, committee members voted to on an amendment to remove permission for emergency care establishments.
Cobourg police Dynamic Patrol reports 27 arrests, 9 overdoses downtown in May
The Dynamic Patrol is part of the service's Spring 2024 Downtown Community Safety Action Plan with a focus on patrols in the downtown area, surrounding neighbourhoods and parks. 
U.S. senators urge Trudeau to meet NATO’s 2% defence spending target
The bipartisan group of 23 U.S. senators said they are "concerned and profoundly disappointed" that Canada is not on track to meet its NATO and NORAD commitments.
Ohio train derailment: Norfolk Southern reaches $425M settlement over crash, fire
In February 2023, a 38-car Norfolk Southern cargo train, which was carrying some hazardous chemicals, ran off the rails in the small town of East Palestine, Ohio.
Sask. NDP search for answers on MLA Jeremy Harrison gun allegations
The Saskatchewan NDP are seeking an investigation into whether or not Government House Leader Jeremy Harrison once brought a gun to the legislature.
N.S. reaches deal with owner of Northern Pulp, firm pursues new mill in Queens County
The Northern Pulp plant in Pictou County once employed about 300 people, and has been left idle since 2020.
Guelph police seek vehicle stolen from east-end home
Guelph police say they are looking for a vehicle after it was stolen from an east-end home earlier this week.
Right whale sighting leads to closure of lobster fishing area off northeastern N.B.
The federal fisheries minister says the closure was necessary because an endangered North Atlantic right whale was spotted Friday in shallow waters.
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