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Crescent Point hit by one-time charge, reports $2.39B fourth-quarter loss

Crescent Point hit by one-time charge, reports $2.39B fourth-quarter loss

Over the past 52 weeks, the stock has touched a high price of 9.06, and seen a low price of 2.45. The stock performed exceptionally bad in the previous week which depicts an decrease of -3.2 percent...

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Plane Makes Emergency Landing in New Jersey After Possible Cargo Fire

Plane Makes Emergency Landing in New Jersey After Possible Cargo Fire

Chauvin said she never smelled any smoke in the plane, and the landing went smoothly. "Plane landed safely. Two minor injuries unrelated to any smoke condition". All 89 passengers were evacuated on ...

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Philadelphia City Council Bans Cashless Stores

Philadelphia City Council Bans Cashless Stores

It's a fairness issue; it creates an us-and-them kind of situation, ' he said to CBS . Though cashless payments have become an increasingly popular way to purchase goods, cash is still accepted at ...

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Lawyer sorry for 'tainting' Ghosn's fame with workman disguise

Lawyer sorry for 'tainting' Ghosn's fame with workman disguise

While Ghosn was said to be relieved to be released, he initially called the bail terms "somewhat disgusting" and had to be convinced by lawyers to accept the strict terms of near house arrest. "I feel...

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Managing misconceptions to make the apprenticeship levy work for businesses - Business Voice

Managing misconceptions to make the apprenticeship levy work for businesses - Business Voice

Under a standard, the apprentice is assessed at the end of their apprenticeship. "Even though they are only spending a small amount of their levy pot at the moment, the next few years could see the ...

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Appreciate Pakistan's remaining calm and restraint over Kashmir tensions: China

Appreciate Pakistan's remaining calm and restraint over Kashmir tensions: China

China has repeatedly urged India and Pakistan to "exercise restraint " and asked New Delhi to carry out its fight against terrorism through global cooperation. "We welcome this. Pakistan and India...

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Australia's economy is finally slowing - but by how much?

Australia's economy is finally slowing - but by how much?

Australian retail turnover rose 0.1 per cent in January 2019, seasonally adjusted, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Retail Trade figures. The uncertainties surrounding hou...

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Job growth ‘stalled’ in February - ‘adding to signs of a sharp slowdown’

Job growth ‘stalled’ in February - ‘adding to signs of a sharp slowdown’

But the mixed report was another indication the economy, which in July is set to mark a record 10 years of expansion, is slowing as the stimulus from a $1.5 trillion tax cut and increased governmen...

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SpaceX's Crew Dragon module has splashed down in the Atlantic Ocean

SpaceX's Crew Dragon module has splashed down in the Atlantic Ocean

Capsules have no wings and fall to the earth, their descent slowed only by parachutes - much like the Russian Soyuz craft, which land in the steppes of Kazakhstan. NASA awarded the first contracts in...

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Walmart to replace greeters; disabled employees could be affected

Walmart to replace greeters; disabled employees could be affected

Walmart has received nationwide backlash after announcing plans to eliminate front-door greeter positions by April 25. Unlike the role of greeter, customer hosts are expected to have a more physical...

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No-deal Brexit could spark recession: OECD

No-deal Brexit could spark recession: OECD

European exporters like Germany rode a wave of demand from China and the United States for their goods and have grown strongly, but countries like Italy have economies that are smaller than they were...

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Hyundai offers first look at next Sonata to be built in Alabama

Hyundai offers first look at next Sonata to be built in Alabama

Far away from the hustle and bustle of the Geneva Motor Show, Hyundai has officially dropped the images of the new-gen Sonata sedan in Seoul. It's certainly one way to win people back from SUVs. But...

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Indian-origin dentist Preethi Reddy missing in Australia

The body of Dr Narde's ex-girlfriend Preethi Reddy , who had been missing since Sunday, was found stuffed in a suitcase in a parked vehicle on Strachan St in Kingsford at 9:30pm last night. The 32-ye...

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Norway eases sovereign fund's boycott of oil giants

Norway eases sovereign fund's boycott of oil giants

Environmentalists claimed the decision as a victory, with 350.org founder and environmentalist Bill McKibben tweeting, "Huge huge huge win-Norwegian govt (an oil state) is recommending that the worl...

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Oil edges up on Venezuela and Iran sanctions, OPEC supply cuts

Oil edges up on Venezuela and Iran sanctions, OPEC supply cuts

HK/SIN to $52.26 per barrel. Brent opened Monday at $65.21 per barrel while WTI traded at $55.94 per barrel. Waivers by the United States now in place allowing eight countries to purchase Iranian ...

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Elizabeth Warren proposes breaking up giant tech companies like Amazon and Facebook

Elizabeth Warren proposes breaking up giant tech companies like Amazon and Facebook

President Donald Trump in the 2020 election. In a lengthy description of the tech-busting policy Friday, Warren criticized the system for allowing companies to complete mergers that snap up compet...

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The After Effect Of Ghosn's Bail

The After Effect Of Ghosn's Bail

He faces charges of aggravated breach of trust and under-reporting his compensation by about US$82 million (S$111 million) at Nissan for almost a decade. The business daily Nikkei said Ghosn's case hi...

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$279M lotto winner's ex-wife doesn't want him or his money

$279M lotto winner's ex-wife doesn't want him or his money

I have morals. I know what I've worked for and it's everything that I have". She also doesn't suspect her husband will approach her to square up, but she does hope he'll "do the right thing". Mike W...

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Venezuela's Guaido tells Maduro pressure 'just beginning'

Venezuela's Guaido tells Maduro pressure 'just beginning'

Guaido vowed Tuesday to increase pressure on Maduro, who in turn promised to crush a "crazed minority" that wants to remove him from power. "We are going to defeat them, be absolutely sure", he st...

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Raiffeisen is stalked by spectre of Danske

Raiffeisen is stalked by spectre of Danske

With investigations under way in Baltic members of the European Union that once were Soviet states, the Nordic countries, the USA, the United Kingdom and elsewhere, it may be months before the full ex...

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Aurora Cannabis Inchares (NYSE:ACB)'s Trend Unknown, Especially After Increased Shorts

Aurora Cannabis Inchares (NYSE:ACB)'s Trend Unknown, Especially After Increased Shorts

Getting into a stock too late may leave the average investor pounding the table as a former victor turns into a current loser. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target p...

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ECB turns on the taps to battle economic slump and aid stricken banks

ECB turns on the taps to battle economic slump and aid stricken banks

Treasury yields fell yesterday on ECB's dovish turn . "Our initial take is these developments are pressing down on market confidence, seen in lower bond yields and equities". The Japanese currency ...

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Binance Coin (BNBUSD) Technical Analysis: More Buyers Waiting for Correction

Binance Coin (BNBUSD) Technical Analysis: More Buyers Waiting for Correction

This might partially be contributing to the rise in the token's price. " No, that would make BNB a security token, and you don't want to , " Zhao answered the question about paying the stake to Bi...

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Zuckerberg has seen the light; Facebook to make drastic changes

Zuckerberg has seen the light; Facebook to make drastic changes

Zuckerberg said he expects that Facebook users will eventually shift to Messenger and WhatsApp for social communications, rather than posting publicly on their profile or News Feed. Additionally, th...

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PowerBall drawing Wednesday night offers $381 million jackpot

PowerBall drawing Wednesday night offers $381 million jackpot

The odds of a $2 ticket matching four numbers and the Powerball are 913,129 to 1. The others are valued at $1 million apiece. Blackledge told lottery officials when she collected her prize at lotter...

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The Last Blockbuster Video on Earth is Now in Bend, Oregon

The Last Blockbuster Video on Earth is Now in Bend, Oregon

Haring told TODAY she was " pretty surprised " upon learning her Blockbuster would be the last one standing. And if it weren't exciting, it would certainly be ironic. "We were excited for us and sad...

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India's ultra-rich prefer investing in equities, bonds over real estate

India's ultra-rich prefer investing in equities, bonds over real estate

Overall, luxury home prices in Asia-Pacific gained 2.7% with most markets experiencing low, yet steady growth. First and second homes make up 45 percent of total wealth for Kenya's super-rich, with ...

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European Central Bank says rates won't change until the end of the year

Policymakers had not expected to change their guidance on interest rates. Slumping growth also forced Mario Draghi , the Bank's president, to launch a new scheme to pump cheap funds into eurozone b...

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Aon now not pursing Willis Towers Watson deal

Aon now not pursing Willis Towers Watson deal

One of the most popular ratios is the "Return on Assets" (aka ROA). While Return on investment (ROI) reached to 4.70%. The Perf Month is commonly used by stock traders for evaluating the monthly perfo...

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Trudeau acknowledges 'erosion of trust' between office and former minister

Trudeau acknowledges 'erosion of trust' between office and former minister

Gerald Butts, former principal secretary to Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , leaves after testifying at the House of Commons justice committee on Parliament Hill on March 6, 2019 in Ottawa,...

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Charlotte Russe is closing all stores and going out of business

Charlotte Russe is closing all stores and going out of business

FOX 13 - almost a month after Charlotte Russe filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the retailer announced it will go out of business - effective immediately. Last month, the retailer filed for bankrupt...

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Tesla promises to halve charging time with V3 Supercharging

Tesla promises to halve charging time with V3 Supercharging

Tesla is also flexing its software muscles with the new V3 Supercharger standard with a creative feature called "On Route Battery Warmup". The metric is a bit misleading, however, as the peak charge ...

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China to slash taxes, boost lending to shore up slowing economy

China to slash taxes, boost lending to shore up slowing economy

Almost 3,000 delegates from across the country gathered under tight security, with legislation aimed at improving conditions for foreign investors topping the agenda of the two-week session. Li also c...

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Amazon Is Closing 87 US Pop-Up Electronics Stores Next Month

Amazon Is Closing 87 US Pop-Up Electronics Stores Next Month

The pop-up stores, meanwhile, will be shut down by the end of next month, the Journal said. Amazon is ending the retailer's yearslong experiment with these small shops as the company tinkers with ...

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President Donald Trump calls Tim Cook ‘Tim Apple’

President Donald Trump calls Tim Cook ‘Tim Apple’

Please appreciate both Ivanka Trump and Cook's complete lack of reactions when Trump slips up. It didn't take long for the reaction tweets to roll in. It's not the first time Trump has made it see...

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