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at 17:55 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Prairie farmers expected to benefit from global warming by growing corn, soy
BANFF, Alta. — Farmers on the Canadian Prairies are "literally" the only agricultural winners on the planet as a result of global warming, according to an economist studying global food supply.
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at 17:42 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
A look at leading Rogers publications Flare, Maclean's and Chatelaine
TORONTO — Canada's venerable fashion magazine Flare and the news weekly Maclean's are the latest casualties of dwindling print revenues. Rogers Media says it's ending print editions of its slick glossy Flare in the new year, and shifting its long-running newsmagazine to a monthly schedule.
at 17:20 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Municipal-bond week in review: Yields sag then finish strong
NEW YORK — Yields on municipal and Treasury bonds sagged this week on concerns about the health of Germany's largest bank, before retracing their steps on Friday.
at 17:14 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Toronto stock market slightly lower as indexes south of the border rally
TORONTO — Gold and materials stocks pushed the Toronto stock market to a slightly lower close Friday, in spite of fresh data showing that the Canadian economy fared better than expected in July.
at 17:03 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
B.C. says Petronas is not considering sale of proposed LNG terminal
VANCOUVER — The British Columbia government says the main stakeholder in a proposed liquefied natural gas export terminal is not considering selling its stake in the multibillion-dollar project.
at 16:52 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
at 16:16 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
A look at declining magazine circulation numbers for Rogers since 2010
TORONTO — The days of leafing through magazines in the doctor's office are increasingly something from a bygone era. As print readership rates have fallen, so has print revenue.
at 11:37 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Gerhard Richter painting owned by Clapton going up for sale
NEW YORK — A painting by the German artist Gerhard Richter owned by British singer-songwriter Eric Clapton is slated for auction.
at 11:13 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Documents show Hanson part of Tulsa, Oklahoma, redevelopment
TULSA, Okla. — Documents from the development authority in Tulsa, Oklahoma, show that the Hanson brothers are involved in the redevelopment of a building in the Brady Arts District.
at 10:48 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Montreal-based Bombardier confirms US$1.2 billion in British railway contracts
MONTREAL — Bombardier has signed previously announced US$1.2 billion in contracts to supply and maintain railway cars that will secure 1,000 jobs at its Derby facility in England.
at 10:37 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
US consumer spending at weakest pace in 5 months
WASHINGTON — U.S. consumers scaled back their spending in August to its weakest pace in five months, reflecting a drop in spending on autos. Income growth also decelerated as wages and salary gains slowed following four strong months.
at 09:10 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Ex-TransCanada CEO says Energy East setback a win for anti-development activists
BANFF, Alta. — Delays caused by the replacement of a panel reviewing the Energy East Pipeline project show that Canada's regulatory system is flawed and must be fixed, says a former CEO of proponent TransCanada.
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