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16.04.2014

Foreign investment up in February by $6.1 billion, Statistics Canada says

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says foreign investment in Canadian securities grew by $6.1 billion in February and this was matched by Canadian purchases of $6 billion in foreign securities.

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16.04.2014

CPP Investment board to sell Texas-based air system company for US$1.6 billion

TORONTO - The body that manages investments for the Canada Pension Plan has agreed to sell Air Distribution Technologies, Inc. to Johnson Controls in a deal valued at approximately US$1.6 billion.

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National News

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16.04.2014

Grief from Calgary's worst mass murder sinking in with U of C students

CALGARY - Students at the University of Calgary are struggling to cope following the worst mass murder in the city's history that left five young people dead and another facing five counts of first-degree murder.

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16.04.2014

Four people injured in random stabbing in Regina, youth suspect in custody

REGINA - An average day in a downtown Regina shopping centre turned terrifying Tuesday when a young man in a red bandana started randomly stabbing people near him.

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16.04.2014

Political players of all party stripes gather for fond farewell to Jim Flaherty

TORONTO - Canada's political elite gather today to pay their final respects to Jim Flaherty, the former finance minister whose sudden death last week spurred an outpouring of grief that has stretched across the country and across party lines.

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World News

Recent World Headlines

16.04.2014

Man accused of dropping backpack containing rice cooker near Boston Marathon to face a judge

BOSTON - A man who authorities say was taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker on the anniversary of the deadly pressure cooker bombings is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday.

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16.04.2014

Nearly 300 missing after South Korean ferry sinks; 4 dead, dozens injured

SEOUL, South Korea - A ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by dozens of ships and helicopters. At least four people were confirmed dead and 55 injured.

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