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World shares perch near 6-month high, oil chases $70 a barrel – Investing.com

World shares perch near 6-month high, oil chases $70 a barrel – Investing.com
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Bitcoin Price Skyrockets to $5,000: End of Bear Market in Sight? – Bitcoinist

Bitcoin Price Skyrockets to $5,000: End of Bear Market in Sight? – Bitcoinist
Bitcoin 00 just blasted off to $5,100 with an impressive 17 percent gain. Will the largest digital asset continue to leg up or surprise the world with the dreaded full retrace? Bitcoin Price: Market OverviewAt last, Bitcoin (BTC) broke the malaise with gusto as it blasted far above the $4,200 resistance and reached a new...

US Still Cleanest Dirty Shirt Among Manufacturing Giants, Germany Drops to Debt Crisis Levels, Japan Contracts, China Counts on Government Bailout of Private Sector – WOLF STREET

US Still Cleanest Dirty Shirt Among Manufacturing Giants, Germany Drops to Debt Crisis Levels, Japan Contracts, China Counts on Government Bailout of Private Sector – WOLF STREET
But the US shirt is getting dirtier. Germany’s manufacturing data “makes for uncomfortable reading.” Much of the glowing press coverage today was focused on the uptick in manufacturing data coming out of China, as reported by the Caixin Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) and the Official Manufacturing PMI, both of which returned to (feeble) growth mode,...

‘Bizarre Easter egg hunt’ coming to Winchester Mystery House in San Jose – KFSN-TV

‘Bizarre Easter egg hunt’ coming to Winchester Mystery House in San Jose – KFSN-TV
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- One of the most peculiar places in the Bay Area is getting ready for Easter. INTERACTIVE TOUR: Take a spooky trip through San Jose's Winchester Mystery House The Winchester Mystery House in San Jose is hosting what it calls "the most bizarre Easter egg hunt in the world!"...

Lifetime health care expenses jump for workers retiring in 2019 – Fox Business

Lifetime health care expenses jump for workers retiring in 2019 – Fox Business
The costs of living comfortably in retirement continues to rise for Americans – particularly where health care is concerned.According to a new study conducted by financial services firm Fidelity Investments, a 65-year old couple retiring this year will spend about $285,000 in health care and medical expenses throughout retirement – and that assumes both individuals are eligible for Medicare...

U.S. government boosts 2020 Medicare payments to insurers by 2.53 percent – Reuters

U.S. government boosts 2020 Medicare payments to insurers by 2.53 percent – Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. government on Monday said it would increase by 2.53 percent on average 2020 payments to the health insurers that manage Medicare Advantage insurance plans for seniors and the disabled, a reflection of a new estimate on medical cost growth. FILE PHOTO: A photo illustration shows a stethoscope and blood-pressure machine of a...

Crane falls on one of world’s largest cruise ships, injuring several: report – NOLA.com

Crane falls on one of world’s largest cruise ships, injuring several: report – NOLA.com
News Updated Apr 1, 9:51 PM; Posted Apr 1, 9:51 PM This Oct. 30, 2009 photo released by Royal Caribbean shows Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas departing a ship yard in Finland. Several people were injured after a crane...

Harry and Meghan visit Ilapothecary, which practises ‘Numerology’

Harry and Meghan visit Ilapothecary, which practises ‘Numerology’
Revealed: Harry and pregnant Meghan paid two-hour visit to a herbal 'wellness' boutique that uses healing chants and practises ancient belief of 'Numerology'Duke and Duchess of Sussex spotted at the centre in Notting Hill, west London Its 45-minute Happy Hormone Equilibrium claims to aid in post-birth recovery Harry and...

Fifth Edmonton stabbing north London after ofur other attacks

Fifth Edmonton stabbing north London after ofur other attacks
The 'Edmonton knifeman' is believed to have struck again after a man was stabbed in the early hours of this morning - one street away from the scene of one of the other four attacks.The victim, believed to be in his thirties, was walking with a friend in Fairfield Road, Edmonton just after 5am today when he was attacked.Emergency...

Shocking violence as all-girl gang kick victim, 18, in head

Shocking violence as all-girl gang kick victim, 18, in head
Shocking footage shows the moment a teenager is kicked in the head and the body by her ex-girlfriend and three friends as she begs for mercy.Aimee Purdey, who was 18 at the time, is seen curled up in a ball as the gang laugh and call her names during the attack filmed on a mobile phone.Simone McDermott, 19, lured...

Boyfriend who dangled partner 20ft from flat window is jailed

Boyfriend who dangled partner 20ft from flat window is jailed
A mother-of-one was dangled by her feet out of a window by her violent ex-boyfriend after she ended their relationship.  Jarron Webb, 23, lost control when Kayleigh Parker, 22, broke up with him so stormed round to her home in Kent where he threatened to kill her.  Webb stabbed her beloved dog Ruby before picking up Ms Parker and dangling her out...

Drunk Premiership rugby star threatened to rape female police officer

Drunk Premiership rugby star threatened to rape female police officer
Mark Jennings, 26, (pictured leaving Manchester Magistrates court yesterday) also head-butted one PC and shouted 'f**k off and get out' after embarking on a violent, foul mouthed and lager fuelled rampageA Premiership rugby union star who threatened to rape a female police officer and headbutted her male colleague, shouting 'Do you know who I am, c***s?', has...

Pound PLUNGES against the euro and dollar after MPs vote

Pound PLUNGES against the euro and dollar after MPs vote
Pound yo-yos after plunging against the euro and dollar last night when MPs damaged investors' hopes of a soft BrexitThe pound is plummeting against USD and EUR after rebounding earlier todayThe pound dropped about 0.5 per cent last night after MPs' vote on Brexit plansThey once again...