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at 16:46 on March 27, 2015, EDT.

Co-pilot appeared healthy, but may have hidden illness, torn-up sick notes for day of crash

MONTABAUR, Germany - Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz appeared happy and healthy to acquaintances, but a picture emerged Friday of a man who hid evidence of an illness from his employers — including a torn-up doctor's note that would have kept him off work the day authorities say he crashed Flight 9525 into an Alpine mountainside.


at 16:38 on March 27, 2015, EDT.

Two men fined $30 million, banned from markets for B.C. investor fraud

VANCOUVER - The B.C. Securities Commission has permanently banned two men from the province's capital markets over what it says was one of the largest cases of fraud in British Columbia history.


at 16:39 on March 27, 2015, EDT.

Yellen says continued economic improvement may trigger the start of Fed rate hikes this year

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that continued improvement in the U.S. economy means an increase in the Fed's key interest rate could come later this year.


at 16:32 on March 27, 2015, EDT.

Canada Post returns to profit in 2014; revenue higher, costs lower than 2013

OTTAWA - Canada Post Group returned to profitability last year as the postal service cut costs and raised revenue with higher stamp prices and increased demand from Canadians having their online purchases shipped to them.


at 16:29 on March 27, 2015, EDT.

Toronto stock market, Canadian dollar lower as crude, gold fall; BlackBerry up

TORONTO - The Toronto market extended its losing streak for a third consecutive session Friday as its most heavily weighted sectors fell amid declining commodity prices.


at 15:47 on March 27, 2015, EDT.

The Latest: European aviation agency now demands 2 crew in plane cockpits at all times

5:15 p.m. (1615 GMT, 12:15 a.m. EDT)


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