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Tension between police and demonstrators during Yonge St. march for Regis Korchinski-Paquet, who fell to her death last year in presence of police

A march to commemorate the first anniversary of Regis Korchinski-Paquet’s death in the presence of Toronto police officers turned tense Monday after police arrested one of the protest marshals and at least two other people. Several hundred demonstrators had marched south on Yonge Street following a memorial rally at Queen’s Park for the 29-year-old Afro-Indigenous…

Investors Beware: The “Can't Lose” Stock Market Won't Last Forever

The stock market continued to move higher Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES:^DJI) and S&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC) rising to record closes. The move came largely due to downbeat news on the economic front, as the latest employment report showed a smaller number of new jobs created than most had expected. That might seem…

Laurentian Bank investors react positively to a flurry of news while CN Rail stocks slide on bid for Kansas City Southern: Here are last weeks winners and losers

WINNERS Laurentian Bank (LB) +7.9% There’s been plenty of news for Laurentian investors to react to lately. This past week, a union representing roughly 20 per cent of the bank’s employees was dissolved. April 16, the bank announced that two ratings agencies — S&P and DBRS Morningstar — had upgraded its ratings on the bank’s…