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WASHINGTON - The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose slightly last week, but remained at historically low levels that signal a strengthening job market.

Weekly applications increased

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar was higher Wednesday as the latest data showed stronger-than-expected U.S.

PURCHASE, N.Y.

OTTAWA - The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.

WASHINGTON - The U.S.

TORONTO - A slimmed-down Maple leaf Foods Inc.

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market was likely in for a negative session Thursday with gold stocks vulnerable to further pressure as bullion prices fall sharply and traders digest a variety of earnings

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NEW YORK, N.Y.

FRANKFURT - Automaker Volkswagen AG says that net profit jumped 56 per cent in the third quarter as the company sees continuing sales growth in China and Europe.

The company reaffirmed its profit tar