• Bitcoin Futures Debut Reignite ETF Talk
Bitcoin Futures Debut Reignite ETF Talk

Bitcoin is, seemingly, the cryptocurrency that can do no wrong. The difference between a futures contract and a forward contract is that instead of being non-standardised, a futures is standardised. Bitcoin futures began trading yesterday at a price of $15,000 USD, reportedly matching the price of one Bitcoin on the Gemini Exchange . Bob Fi...

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  • World's largest lithium-ion battery is ready to power-up
World's largest lithium-ion battery is ready to power-up

The premier said the battery would be up and running in time for summer to provide backup power and to help bring stability to the state's electricity network. The Hornsdale Wind Farm near Jamestown, South Australia, produces 315 megawatts of power, but like any wind farm it's not a steady source of power.

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  • Thanksgiving travel weekend to be busiest since 2005 — AAA
Thanksgiving travel weekend to be busiest since 2005 — AAA

Still, she said Monday will be a particularly "heavy travel day" at the airport because of returning holiday travelers and outbound business travelers. According to AAA , the worst day for travel in Boston is Tuesday from 5:15 to 7:15 p.m. Nationally, AAA is projecting that 50.9 million Americans will travel during the five-day Thanksgiving pe...

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  • President Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism
President Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism

This year, the North Korean's estranged half-brother Kim Jong-nam, was assassinated in broad daylight at Kuala Lumpur airport in an attack South Korean blamed on agents from the North. His spokeswoman confirmed the designation just after he made the remarks in front of reporters. The US action came a day after President Donald Trump re-designa...

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  • Bitcoin Price Reaches $8100, a New Record High — Newsflash
Bitcoin Price Reaches $8100, a New Record High — Newsflash

This market has a lot of positive momentum right now, although it remains to be seen how things will play out. Katsunori Sago, the chief investment officer at Japan Post Bank, recently said bitcoin's fair value should be around $100. Bitcoin's latest milestone sparked a wave of optimism across the main cryptocurrencies as rose to $1,194, up 1.47%...

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  • Tesla is a 'hotbed for racist behavior,' class-action lawsuit claims
Tesla is a 'hotbed for racist behavior,' class-action lawsuit claims

Baron explains that constantly asking "why not" has not only made the tech CEO extremely successful but it has ultimately put him far ahead of others in his industry. This metric reflects the average amount a stock's price has differed from the mean over a period of time. As such, the analyst maintains a Sector Perform rating while bumping up the...

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  • Tesla truck to be revealed this Thursday
Tesla truck to be revealed this Thursday

Most recently, Tesla's actual production rate on the Model 3 is laughably behind schedule relative to Musk's initial and overly optimistic projections. Wade G W And has invested 0.05% in Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA ). The company has a quick ratio of 0.71, a current ratio of 1.09 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.66.

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  • Help getting health care — Editorial
Help getting health care — Editorial

Health care costs have continued to rise. "This is unfair and unnecessary". "This has become a nightmare", said Don Clark. National data shows 63 percent of users are ages 18-55 and 54 percent are female. In 2013, the figure was 14 percent. The Kaiser Family Foundation , a health-focused nonprofit, said some people whose incomes are 250 percen...

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  • Trump nominates Jerome Powell for Fed chair
Trump nominates Jerome Powell for Fed chair

Educated at Princeton University with a law degree from Georgetown, Powell, 64, known as Jay, spent many years in investment management - at Dillon Read and then at the Carlyle Group. financial system to become stronger and more resilient. If it were, he would have followed in the footsteps of his predecessors and reappointed Yellen.

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  • The Europa League is a load of sh*t — Gabi
The Europa League is a load of sh*t — Gabi

Qarabag were even reduced to ten men for the final half an hour but, much like when Atletico boasted a man advantage for the last 15 minutes in their first meeting a fortnight ago, Goliath failed to make David pay. "We all work to score goals every weekend". "We are feeling very disappointed", said captain Gabi . Niggling injuries to key midfi...

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  • Neymar's PSG Teammates Are Already Sick Of His Diva Behaviour
Neymar's PSG Teammates Are Already Sick Of His Diva Behaviour

The Brazilian forward moved to the Parisians in a €222m move over summer and finished third in FIFA's World Best Player for 2017 behind Cristiano Ronaldo and former Barca teammate Lionel Messi. McCourt admitted the christening of his ambitious plan had given him a problem in the unforgiving culture of European football. It's important referees cont...

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  • Huawei's new flagships might be better iPhone competition than the Pixel 2
Huawei's new flagships might be better iPhone competition than the Pixel 2

The Mate 10 comes with a 5.9-inch IPS display with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 and 16:9 aspect ratio. The new smartphones come with Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box and supported with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage . However, it no longer has the 3.5mm headphone jack while the expandable storage option has also been removed. Unlike the...

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  • Bitcoin Is Up 75 Percent on September Lows — Stellar Rally
Bitcoin Is Up 75 Percent on September Lows — Stellar Rally

According to CoinMarketCap , in other places on the cryptocurrency markets ether and litecoin also see positive price movements. As the global demand for Bitcoin increases and major markets such as Japan demonstrate a rapid growth rate, the Bitcoin market will continue to outperform most assets and currencies.

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  • France's Macron 'considers' trip to Iran after Rouhani invite
France's Macron 'considers' trip to Iran after Rouhani invite

Trump warned that if "we are not able to reach a solution working with Congress and our allies, then the agreement will be terminated". About an hour after Trump had finished speaking, the leaders of Britain, France and Germany issued a joint statement urging Congress not to enact new sanctions that would "undermine" the deal and stressing that...

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  • Tesla Is Still Working On Its New Model 3s Sedan
Tesla Is Still Working On Its New Model 3s Sedan

As to why Model 3 production has been curiously low, Tesla attributed the blame to "production bottlenecks" without delving into further detail. When the bell rang, I ran to catch her and asked , "Are you Puerto Rican? ". Virgin Islands to provide emergency cellular service. The artist even visualized the big rig alongside its closest compl...

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  • Dramatic Images: Dozens Die in Vegas Concert Shooting
Dramatic Images: Dozens Die in Vegas Concert Shooting

Interstate 15 was briefly closed, and flights at McCarran International Airport were suspended. "We're trying to understand what happened", his brother said. Neighbors described Paddock as a loner, and that Ms. Danley was his girlfriend. "And it always has". "We went back because I'm a nurse and I felt I had to", she told CNN affiliate KTNV ...

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  • Life-Threatening Hurricane Nate Heads Toward US Gulf Coast — In Irma's Footsteps
Life-Threatening Hurricane Nate Heads Toward US Gulf Coast — In Irma's Footsteps

A Tropical storm warning in in effect from Grand Isle to Morgan City. The NHC said that September 2017 was the most active month on record for tropical systems in the Atlantic Basin. Meteorologists are expecting the heaviest rain to fall 50 miles to the north and south of the exact track. Hurricane Nate has officially made landfall in the ...

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  • Malaysian GP hard to replace - Hamilton
Malaysian GP hard to replace - Hamilton

Fernando Alonso has been struggling all year with the power unit reliability issues that will see McLaren switch from Honda to Renault in 2018, but Boullier is at least confident the Spaniard himself will remain cool. When is the Malaysian Grand Prix 2017? Hamilton to join the Malaysia multiple winners? But a group of over-exuberant Auss...

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  • Dwyane Wade signs one-year deal with Cleveland Cavaliers — Report via Shams
Dwyane Wade signs one-year deal with Cleveland Cavaliers — Report via Shams

Wade doesn't make up for the loss of Kyrie Irving , but his chemistry with LeBron will be interesting to see on the court again this upcoming season, regardless of how old he is. Should he complete his signing with the Cavs on Wednesday once he clears waivers, it will be his third team in the last three years. "I think it would be great...

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  • Trump's 'decided' on the Iran deal but won't reveal it
Trump's 'decided' on the Iran deal but won't reveal it

Iran, he indicated, will not be interested in entering new negotiations. However, since the second day of the implementation of the JCPOA (January 17, 2016), the US imposed sanctions on 11 Iranian natural and legal persons. Those countries, he added, "also recognize Israel's exceptional capabilities in fighting terrorism.We have saved countless liv...

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  • Dead As Hurricane Irma Batters Florida
Dead As Hurricane Irma Batters Florida

So far, at least 36 million people were under hurricane warning, CNN reported. In Miami, two of the two dozen construction cranes looming over the skyline collapsed in the wind. "This storm surge could kill you", Scott said. They cannot send out teams immediately because the conditions are too dangerous. The storm is still a Category 4 .

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  • Democrats Will Still Face a 'Very Difficult Media Environment — Hillary Clinton
Democrats Will Still Face a 'Very Difficult Media Environment — Hillary Clinton

To argue otherwise would be to wholly misunderstand how the study of history works. One one-star review, which remains on the website at the time of writing, reads: "Read all the promotional excerpts, which combined come close to book length - pretty good novel".

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  • How to watch Apple's iPhone event live
How to watch Apple's iPhone event live

That would be a little worrying if it's also true - as rumored - the new iPhone X will ditch the fingerprint sensor entirely . That stock mirrors the grandiose expectations heading into the annual unveiling of new gadgets. "By now, we all know that the next-gen device we've unofficially dubbed the iPhone 8 will actually be called the iPhone X...

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  • Harvey weakens to a tropical depression
Harvey weakens to a tropical depression

The former model left Washington in a pair of black stiletto heels, but arrived in Texas sporting white sneakers and a black cap that read "FLOTUS". Some refiners in Corpus Christi that shut down ahead of the storm were looking to restart, but heavy rains were expected to last through Wednesday, adding to catastrophic flooding.

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  • Yellen in Jackson Hole; Brexit Talks Resume; US NFPs Next Week
Yellen in Jackson Hole; Brexit Talks Resume; US NFPs Next Week

However, Janet Yellen's speech on Sunday was more significant in that she defended the measures taken since the 2008 financial meltdown to tame financial markets, including those regulations President Donald Trump has vowed to scrap.

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  • Major floods in Houston, at least five dead — Storm Harvey
Major floods in Houston, at least five dead — Storm Harvey

Dramatic footage showed the group of pensioners being carried to safety in a combined boat and helicopter operation. Critics have said the program provides a misguided tax subsidy to coastal and river valley property owners, encouraging development in flood-prone, often environmentally sensitive areas such as wetlands.

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  • Do not expect a flip-flop on financial reforms — Yellen to Trump
Do not expect a flip-flop on financial reforms — Yellen to Trump

The dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of other major currencies, fell 0.3 percent to 92.498, its lowest level since January 2015. It reached 2.64 percent in December, the highest since 2014. The shortfall in RBI's dividend payout to government, around Rs 35,000 crore (combined dividend shortfall from PSU payouts), will likel...

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  • Apple's 2017 iPhones said to receive big storage upgrades
Apple's 2017 iPhones said to receive big storage upgrades

If this report is to be believed, potential Samsung Galaxy Note 8 buyers might want to hold on to their decision for a little while to see what Apple has in store for them. With only three weeks left, the release of the iPhone 8 is coming closer and closer. Staying on the cutting edge has always been pricey, but it's starting to get a...

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  • Suspected Driver in Barcelona Attack Killed by Police
Suspected Driver in Barcelona Attack Killed by Police

Police hunting the van driver behind the Barcelona terror attack say they have shot dead a suspect wearing what appeared to be a suicide belt. Three other Moroccans and one Spaniard have also been detained. The announcement came one day after France said it had increased security on the border with Spain amid fears Abouyaaqoub could ...

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  • Won't Condemn Trump: David Shulkin Says Charlottesville Racism Dishonored Veterans
Won't Condemn Trump: David Shulkin Says Charlottesville Racism Dishonored Veterans

The senate majority leader is reportedly furious , but he still won't call out Donald Trump . Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick quit the forum in February, citing Trump's executive order on immigration . ZARROLI: Yeah. Good question. Trump condemned neo-Nazis and white supremacists on both Monday and Tuesday. And it met once or twice. "You ...

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  • Sessions: Charlottesville attack fits definition of domestic terrorism
Sessions: Charlottesville attack fits definition of domestic terrorism

Sessions told the network, "I think he will do what is correct". "This day will not define us ", Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer said. "And I find that very heartening, very encouraging". Still, the violence escalated, and police said more than a dozen people were injured in the melee. GoDaddy spokesman Dan Race tells the New York Daily Ne...

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  • 'Never sell him' - Arsenal fans react to display of substitute against Leicester
'Never sell him' - Arsenal fans react to display of substitute against Leicester

He said: "We let people talk outside the club". There is hope at Arsenal that Sanchez might be convinced to sign a new deal, however Wenger has admitted he doesn't expect that to happen. A great run of passes saw Mohamed Elneny finding an unmarked Lacazette for headed goal. The lead was short lived as Shinji Okazaki restored parity via his he...

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  • Google Fires Diversity Memo Author; CEO Pichai Says Views 'Crossed the Line'
Google Fires Diversity Memo Author; CEO Pichai Says Views 'Crossed the Line'

Kenyans are voting in a fiercely contested election that pits President Uhuru Kenyatta against challenger Raila Odinga in an East African economic hub known as much for its relative stability as the ethnic. Now, Bloomberg and Reuters report the memo was written by James Damore and Google has fired him for "perpetuating gender stereotypes"...

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  • France's President to pay visit to Romania on 24 August
France's President to pay visit to Romania on 24 August

Rome responded with fury, accusing France of hypocritical protectionism despite publicly promising to bring Europe closer together. The decline of 10 percentage points marked the largest decline for a new president in 22 years. The lower house, the National Assembly, gave its approval a day earlier. French minister for public accounts said he '...

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  • Bill Gates regains richest tag, Amazon chief Jeff Bezos is number 2
Bill Gates regains richest tag, Amazon chief Jeff Bezos is number 2

As a result, the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union has decided to register a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission as they believe this move will result in the loss of jobs and the entire white wash of competition in the industry.

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