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Oil Inventories Are On The Rise Again (USO)

Oil Inventories Are On The Rise Again (USO)

In the case of Irma, analysts are more anxious that devastation wrought by the storm could sharply reduce demand for energy. As of 1656 BST, front month West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures were 0.06% lower to $49.13 a barrel on the NYMEX.


USA stocks tumble on North Korea worries

USA stocks tumble on North Korea worries

The yen and the Swiss franc have both risen this week, as geopolitical tensions flared anew after North Korea conducted a powerful nuclear test on Sunday, dampening investors' appetite for riskier assets. market. Barratt's share price is now 3.69 percent down at 601.00p. Safe-haven government debt was against in demand. Micro Focus' share price is now 7.79 percent better off at 2,379.00p.


LCBO To Operate Pot Shops

LCBO To Operate Pot Shops

As part of the plan, 80 stand-alone stores will be opened by July 1, 2019, with a stated goal of 150 to be opened by 2020. Ontario will set the minimum age to purchase recreational cannabis at 19 years old , the same as alcohol and tobacco.


Canada job growth picks up in August due to part-time hires

Canada job growth picks up in August due to part-time hires

In the previous year, employers have added 213,000 full-time jobs, compared with 161,000 part-time positions. The agency said most of the decline in full-time work was concentrated among young Canadians aged 15 to 24 years old. Service sector industries led employment gains in August, with an increase of 14,600 jobs in the finance, insurance and real estate category. Ontario had the best August among the provinces, adding 31,100 jobs, while Nova Scotia lost 5,600.


Hurricane Irma: Customers Complain Over High Amazon Water Prices

Hurricane Irma: Customers Complain Over High Amazon Water Prices

All four were reports of price gouging at gas pumps. The website today denied changing prices of items in high-demand - and disputed claims that the cost has fluctuated in the past month. If you're buying large-ticket items you might return if the storm bypasses Central Florida, such as generators or large coolers, make sure you know the store's return policy.


IBM invests $240M to build a joint AI research lab with MIT

IBM invests $240M to build a joint AI research lab with MIT

IBM is officially partnering with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ( MIT ) to run an artificial intelligence (AI) research lab . Dario Gil, vice president of AI at IBM's research arm, will co-chair the lab with Anantha Chandrakasan, dean of MIT's School of Engineering.