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at 20:54 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Manitoba premier touts economic achievements heading into leadership race

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger touted his government's economic achievements Friday night as he opened a weekend NDP convention that will see him fight to keep his job.


at 18:40 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Snow? Mechanical? Pilot error? NTSB has plenty of possible scenarios in NYC runway slide

NEW YORK, N.Y. - As the National Transportation Safety Board begins its investigation into a Delta jetliner that slid off a runway while landing during a snowstorm at LaGuardia Airport, there is no shortage of questions to pursue:


at 18:00 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Why the 5.5 per cent unemployment rate, a 7-year low, doesn't look as good as it used to

WASHINGTON - Unemployment in the U.S. has dropped to a seven-year low of 5.5 per cent — a level normally considered the mark of a healthy job market. Yet that number isn't as encouraging as it might sound.


at 17:27 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Apple cements corporate titan status by joining Dow and replacing AT&T

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Apple is in. AT&T is out.


at 17:04 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:


at 17:05 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Stock markets lower as strong U.S. jobs data sparks interest rate hike concerns

TORONTO - North American stock markets closed well into negative territory Friday as a stronger than expected reading on U.S. job creation sparked another round of concern about how the data would affect the Federal Reserve's timetable for raising interest rates.


at 16:54 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Casino company appeals ruling favouring Trumps in Atlantic City naming rights lawsuit

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Donald Trump won't rest until his name is off every last vestige of the Atlantic City casino empire he once owned.


at 16:17 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Six things to know about wireless spectrum

Ottawa announced on Friday it raised $2.11 billion in its latest wireless spectrum auction that gave various telecommunication carriers the capacity of AWS-3 (Advanced Wireless Services) airwaves.


at 16:14 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Canadian dollar lower, American currency strengthens on solid job creation data

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar closed lower Friday amid a strengthening greenback as U.S. job creation for February beat expectations.


at 14:22 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Peter Max, progenitor of psychedelic art, still living colourful vibe he created

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - If you haven't seen one of Peter Max's paintings or drawings today, chances are you haven't opened your eyes yet.


at 14:38 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Fiera-led consortium buys Port of Montreal terminal operator from Morgan Stanley

MONTREAL - A consortium of Quebec institutional investors has acquired the Port of Montreal's largest terminal operator from Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners.


at 13:06 on March 06, 2015, EST.

Deliberations resume in lawsuit alleging hit song 'Blurred Lines' copied Marvin Gaye music

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - A jury has resumed deliberations in a copyright infringement case in which Marvin Gaye's family claims the 2013 hit "Blurred Lines" copied their father's music.


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