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23.09.2014

CF Industries, Yara International in talks to create global fertilizer behemoth

DEERFIELD, Ill. - CF Industries is in preliminary talks with Norway's Yara International about a possible merger that would create a mammoth player in the fertilizer industry.

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23.09.2014

Conference Board report says age, not gender, the new income divide in Canada

OTTAWA - Age, not gender, is increasingly at the heart of income inequality in Canada, says a new study that warns economic growth and social stability will be at risk if companies don't start paying better wages.

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National News

Recent National Headlines

23.09.2014

Liberals win majority in New Brunswick election amid vote-counting problems

FREDERICTON - Amid a bizarre vote-counting snafu, rookie politician Brian Gallant led his Liberal party to a majority election victory in New Brunswick, as voters rejected the Progressive Conservatives' bid to jump-start a moribund economy by expanding its shale gas industry.

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23.09.2014

Man convicted for his role in Mayerthorpe shootings seeking day parole

BOWDEN, Alta. - A man convicted for his role in the shooting deaths of four Alberta Mounties in Mayerthorpe nine years ago will be seeking day parole at a hearing in central Alberta.

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23.09.2014

Today on the Hill: Duffy could have trial date set

OTTAWA - Canadians will get a better idea today of when disgraced Sen. Mike Duffy will go on trial on criminal charges.

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World News

Recent World Headlines

23.09.2014

Israeli forces kill 2 Hamas men suspected in abduction and slaying of Israeli teens

JERUSALEM - Israeli special forces stormed a West Bank hideout early on Tuesday and killed two Palestinians suspected in the June abduction and slaying of three Israeli teenagers, a gruesome attack that had triggered a chain of events that led to the war in Gaza this summer.

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23.09.2014

US military chief: US-Arab strikes in Syria show there's 'no safe haven' for Islamic State

WASHINGTON - Combined U.S.-Arab airstrikes at the heart of the Islamic State group's military strongholds in Syria achieved their strategic aim of showing the extremists that their savage attacks will not go unanswered, the top American military officer said Tuesday.

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