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at 16:35 on September 01, 2014, EDT.

New Brunswick political parties focus on tourism, wages on Labour Day

SAINT JOHN, N.B. - New Brunswick's Liberal Party is promising to boost the province's minimum wage in hopes of coming out on top in September's election, while the incumbent Progressive Conservatives are announcing a fund that would attract more tourists to the province.

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at 07:00 on September 01, 2014, EDT.

Duelling reports: Finance rebuts grim analysis by another federal department

OTTAWA - Finance Canada has issued a rebuttal of a politically embarrassing report on middle-class economic woes that was compiled last fall by experts in another federal department.

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at 10:00 on September 01, 2014, EDT.

Arctic business forum has first meeting, fulfilling Canadian promise

IQALUIT, Nunavut - Canada will live up to promises it made two years ago when the first meeting of the Arctic Economic Council begins Tuesday in Iqaluit.

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at 15:39 on August 31, 2014, EDT.

Strike-lockout interrupts production at two Saskatchewan uranium facilities

SASKATOON - A labour dispute has interrupted work at two Saskatchewan uranium facilities.

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at 11:00 on August 31, 2014, EDT.

Investors look for direction as market prepares for worst month of the year

TORONTO - Stock markets could be in for some tough sledding in the near term as investors contemplate trading in a month that sports a nasty reputation.

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at 01:21 on August 31, 2014, EDT.

Los Angeles' first Made in America concert rocks downtown, offering 30-plus acts over 2 days

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - A group of sexy dancers backed Iggy Azalea as Rita Ora joined her on stage. Kendrick Lamar shared the spotlight with label-mate Schoolboy Q during his set. Afrojack got the crowd jumping, and Imagine Dragons closed out the evening.

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at 10:00 on August 30, 2014, EDT.

E-cigarettes sales will suffer if regulated like tobacco: analyst

Designed to simulate smoking, electronic cigarettes continue to grow in popularity but uncertainty over possible Health Canada regulations and restrictions by other regulators are raising concerns for the industry in Canada.

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at 17:09 on August 29, 2014, EDT.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

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

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at 16:59 on August 29, 2014, EDT.

Swedish firm no longer wants to be recipient of first Bombardier CSeries plane

MONTREAL - Swedish company Braathens Aviation says it no longer wants to be the first recipient of Bombardier's new CSeries commercial passenger jet because of uncertainty surrounding the program.

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at 16:44 on August 29, 2014, EDT.

Athabasca finally closes sale of Dover oilsands stake to PetroChina

CALGARY - A big weight has been lifted off Athabasca Oil Corp. (TSX:ATH) with the sale of its Dover oilsands stake finally closing.

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at 16:39 on August 29, 2014, EDT.

Mining stocks take TSX higher, N.Y. up modestly amid glum spending data

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market erased early losses to close higher Friday as investors bought into beaten-down mining stocks.

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