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at 02:47 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Airlines cancel flights to Israel after rocket falls near Tel Aviv airport

When U.S. and European airlines quickly cancelled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots following last week's downing of a passenger plane over Ukraine.

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at 00:14 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Ottawa urged to run tiny deficit to create 75,000 new jobs: C.D. Howe report

OTTAWA - A new report issued by the C.D. Howe Institute says the federal government could create tens of thousands more jobs in the next three years if it stopped worrying so much about a tiny deficit and decided in favour of some stimulus spending.

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at 18:55 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

FAA tells US airlines not to fly to Tel Aviv airport after Hamas rocket explodes nearby

WASHINGTON - The Federal Aviation Administration told U.S. airlines Tuesday they are prohibited from flying to the Tel Aviv airport in Israel for 24 hours following a Hamas rocket explosion nearby. The ban began 12:15 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, the agency said in a statement.

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at 18:44 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

AER says more spill safeguards needed before Primrose returns to normal

CALGARY - The Alberta Energy Regulator says it has a better idea now of what went wrong at Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.'s (TSX:CNQ) Primrose oilsands development in northeastern Alberta, where a mixture of bitumen and water was found to be oozing to the surface more than a year ago.

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at 18:17 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

Oil slips slightly, but geopolitical tensions seen preventing any significant declines.

The price of oil fell slightly Tuesday but experts see geopolitical tensions preventing any significant short-term declines.

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at 17:35 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

CN earnings help lift TSX to record high as tensions over downed jetliner ease

TORONTO - A strong earnings report from Canadian National Railway helped push the Toronto stock market to a fresh record high close Tuesday as traders put geopolitical concerns aside for the moment and concentrated on the health of corporate North America.

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at 17:09 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange

TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:

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at 16:58 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

Agropur to double U.S. dairy processing with deal for Davisco Foods assets

MONTREAL - Agropur, Canada's largest dairy co-operative, will double its U.S. processing operations with a deal to buy the dairy processing assets of Davisco Foods International, its third acquisition this month.

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at 16:56 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

Analysts say Rogers job cuts could be good if they lead to revitalization

TORONTO - With Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX:RCI.B) confirming that it has eliminated "several hundred middle management positions" as part of its Rogers 3.0 corporate revitalization plan, analysts say the Toronto-based company's new CEO Guy Laurence is taking necessary steps to shake up the company after a period of stagnation.

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at 16:25 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

Canadian dollar lower amid tame U.S. inflation, mixed commodity prices

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar was lower Tuesday as U.S. inflation figures for June came in as expected.

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at 16:18 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

TD says Bank of Canada may sound dovish, but won't cut interest rates

OTTAWA - Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz is often accused of sounding dovish — to keep the loonie in check — but that won't lead to lower interest rates, says the TD Bank in a new analysis.

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