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at 02:59 on August 28, 2014, EDT.

Union says Germanwings airline pilots are poised to strike on Friday

BERLIN - A German union representing pilots says it is planning a new round of strikes in a long-running dispute over wages and early retirement benefits.

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at 00:01 on August 28, 2014, EDT.

FBI says it's investigating reports of cyberattacks against US financial institutions

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The FBI said Wednesday it's working with the Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyberattacks against several U.S. financial institutions.

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at 19:15 on August 27, 2014, EDT.

Fiscal update: Alberta plans to borrow $3B less; on track for higher surplus

EDMONTON - The Alberta government says rising energy prices and a stronger than expected economy means the province will have to borrow almost $3 billion less than it had planned this year to build roads, hospitals and schools.

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at 19:11 on August 27, 2014, EDT.

Canada Post earns profit, gets boost from parcels and lower pension costs

OTTAWA - The Canada Post Group of Companies reported Wednesday a net profit of $67 million in the second quarter, boosted by growth in its parcel delivery business and lower pension costs

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at 17:55 on August 27, 2014, EDT.

AER says Plains making progress on safety, but will continue to monitor

CALGARY - The pipeline company behind two high-profile oil spills has improved its safety practices, but there's still more work to be done, an audit by the Alberta Energy Regulator has found.

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at 16:52 on August 27, 2014, EDT.

OSC clears key players in Baffinland takeover battle of tipping, insider trading

TORONTO - The Ontario Securities Commission has dismissed allegations of insider trading and tipping against Jowdat Waheed and Bruce Walter, key figures in a company that waged a 2011 bidding war for Baffinland Iron Mines Corp.

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