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Wall Street roars back, traders eye volatility ahead

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Shaken out of many months of calm, Wall Street braced for a higher level of volatility in the days ahead, after a roughly 2 percent rebound in U.S. stocks on Tuesday followed the biggest one-day selloff in more than six years. The question that vexed traders: were the wild swings of…

Scott Moe picked to replace Brad Wall as Saskatchewan premier

By The Canadian Press Sat., Jan. 27, 2018 SASKATOON—Scott Moe is the next premier of Saskatchewan. It took five ballots in the preferential system for the former environment minister to win the Saskatchewan Party leadership. Moe takes over from Brad Wall, who has consistently ranked as one of the country’s most popular and well-known premiers.…

Democrats withdraw offer to fund Trump’s border wall

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats said on Tuesday they had withdrawn an offer to fund U.S. President Donald Trump’s border wall, as tough negotiations over the future of young illegal immigrants known as “Dreamers” resumed in the Senate. A day after the end of a government shutdown linked to wrangling over immigration, Senate Democratic leader Chuck…

Wall Street ticks up, lifted by Verizon, chipmakers

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose on Monday, with Verizon boosting the telecoms sector after the stock got an upgrade, while a deal in semiconductors lifted high-performing tech shares. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., November 20, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid With no major earnings…