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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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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