Daily Archives: December 15, 2017

Behind bitcoin’s wild surge: Japanese men

Japanese men may be the driving force of bitcoin’s wild surge, a strategist at Deutsche Bank said Thursday. Masao Muraki, a global financial strategist at Deutsche Bank, said retail investors who had been borrowing money to trade foreign currencies haven’t been profiting on those trades in addition to have shifted their focus to cryptocurrency trading on borrowed money instead. “We ...

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Paul Ryan is actually considering retiring after 2018 midterm elections: Report

House Speaker Paul Ryan is actually considering retiring after the 2018 midterm elections, Politico reported Thursday. A spokeswoman for the Wisconsin Republican called the reports “pure speculation.” “As the speaker himself said today, he’s not going anywhere any time soon,” AshLee Strong, a Ryan aide, wrote on Twitter. Reports that will Ryan was thinking about retiring also reached the White ...

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Many Obamacare shoppers don’t know sign-up deadline in most states

When asked for comment on the requests, the federal Centers for Medicare along with Medicaid Services confirmed the item had received the senators’ letter along with might respond. A CMS spokeswoman said, “Consistent with our aim to have a seamless open enrollment experience for consumers that will year, the [HealthCare.gov] website is actually performing well along with consumers can easily ...

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Robin Roberts Epically Shades Omarosa On-Air: 'Bye, Felicia'

“Bye, Felicia!”  in which’s the only thing Robin Roberts has to say to Omarosa Manigault Newman, after the former reality star resigned by her role from the White House with the promise to share her story in a tell-all.  “She said she incorporates a story to tell, I’m sure she’ll be selling in which story,” Roberts said on Thursday’s not ...

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Business inventories slip 0.1% in October, meeting expectations

Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images A stack of plywood can be moved using a forklift within the warehouse at Maze Lumber in Peru, Illinois. U.S. business inventories wilted slightly in October, meeting economists’ expectations after flattening out within the prior month. The Commerce Department’s measure of business production dipped 0.1 percent in October, down to $1,885.7 billion. Inventories ...

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The White House pitches millennials on getting behind Trump tax plan

Republican tax reform will play a major part in driving sustained U.S. economic growth above 3 percent, White House budget director Mick Mulvaney predicted Thursday on CNBC. In arguing which baseline along with also taking a swipe at former President Barack Obama, Mulvaney made a pointed pitch to millennials which the Trump administration will usher in prosperity like they’ve never ...

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Halle Berry Splits through Alex Da Kid

the item appears Halle Berry can be single Again. After only a few months of dating, a source tells ET which the 51-year-old actress has called the item quits with 35-year-old British music producer Alex Da Kid. “Alex has already moved on,” the source adds. “the item was nothing serious between him along with Halle.” Not long after news broke of Berry’s ...

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