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at 15:41 on August 02, 2015, EDT.

Amid opposition, Canadian hydropower companies aching to sell energy to desperate Northeast

CONCORD, N.H. - Plenty of raw electricity sloshes around in Quebec's rivers and reservoirs, promising relief for U.S. northeasterners, who pay the nation's highest power costs. But getting those electrons to smartphones and air conditioners in Boston, Hartford and New York City is another matter entirely.

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at 10:00 on August 02, 2015, EDT.

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO - Five things to watch for in Canadian business this week:

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at 01:19 on August 02, 2015, EDT.

As Verizon contract expires, union members to work without new pact; more negotiations ahead

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Verizon and unions representing workers in nine states said employees will work without a contract as more negotiations are scheduled.

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at 21:58 on August 01, 2015, EDT.

Special prosecutor: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton indicted for securities fraud charges

AUSTIN, Texas - A grand jury has indicted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on felony securities fraud charges that accuse the Republican of misleading investors before he took over as the state's top law enforcement officer, a special prosecutor said Saturday.

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at 00:23 on August 01, 2015, EDT.

No deal: Countries leave Hawaii without 12-nation trade agreement

Prime Minister Stephen Harper was prepared to make a triumphant announcement Friday night about Canada joining the largest free-trade zone in history, and use that as a launchpad into an anticipated weekend election call.

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at 17:34 on July 31, 2015, EDT.

Lower dollar could give Maple Leaf Foods a leg up on U.S. competitors: executive

TORONTO - Executives at Maple Leaf Foods are optimistic about the benefits a weaker Canadian dollar could have on its meats business.

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