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Fed officials: Stronger economy boosts chance for rate hikes

Fed officials: Stronger economy boosts chance for rate hikes

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve officials at their January meeting saw a brightening global economic picture and the effects of recently passed tax cuts raising the prospect for solid growth and continued interest rate increases.
Bell, Rogers and Quebecor win round in court battle with operator of TVAddons

Bell, Rogers and Quebecor win round in court battle with operator of TVAddons

OTTAWA — Bell, Rogers and Quebecor have won a round in their court battle with the operator of the TVAddons website — which they allege violates their commercial rights under the Copyright Act.
Bombardier's G7000 will help it regain top spot among business jet makers: CEO

Bombardier's G7000 will help it regain top spot among business jet makers: CEO

MONTREAL — Bombardier Inc. expects to regain top spot among global business jet manufacturers in the coming years after delivering the fewest aircraft in more than a decade last year.

TSX up and Wall St. down after bond yield surge; loonie moves lower

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index rose and U.S. markets pared back early gains on Wednesday as investors reacted to a late-afternoon surge in bond yields, while the loonie dipped below 79 cents. Bond prices fell, sending the yield on the U.S.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,524.01, up 84.57 points) Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down seven cents, or 1.79 per cent, to $3.85 on 16.

Maple Leaf Foods to launch rebrand of packaged meat lines this year

Maple Leaf Foods Inc. will re-launch three of its flagship brands starting in April in what the company calls the "most ambitious brand renovation" in its more than one-hundred-year history.
Snowboarders White, Kim boost NBC to weekly ratings win

Snowboarders White, Kim boost NBC to weekly ratings win

LOS ANGELES — The aerial wizardry of snowboarders Shaun White and Chloe Kim lifted the Winter Olympics and NBC to a weekly ratings victory.

CN and CP say service will improve as frigid winter weather subsides

MONTREAL — Canada's two largest railways vowed to improve their service levels over the coming months as they escape the grip of a tough winter that hampered their ability to transport goods.
TD Bank's U.S. online, mobile platforms face outages after upgrade

TD Bank's U.S. online, mobile platforms face outages after upgrade

Toronto-Dominion Bank's online and mobile banking platforms in the U.S. are experiencing technical difficulties after a recent upgrade, prompting customers to complain on social media. Several of the Canadian lender's U.S.
Canadians mostly happy with grocers despite bread-price fixing scheme: survey

Canadians mostly happy with grocers despite bread-price fixing scheme: survey

TORONTO — A new survey suggests Canadians still have a strong relationship with their grocer — with only about a third of respondents saying their view of their favoured retailer has worsened following revelations of an alleged industry-wide bread pr