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  • MIAMI, March 6- A Canadian company that owns the largest mall in the United States is proposing a more massive Florida shopping complex that could feature a ski slope, sea lion shows, and a manmade lake where patrons can take submarine rides. Edmonton- based Triple Five Worldwide, started by Iranian rug retailer Jacob Ghermezian, would still need to buy and rezone...

  • ATLANTA— Computer hackers stole a whopping 1 billion email addresses from U.S. marketing companies in what federal authorities Friday described as a massive spam scheme. Three people were indicted on federal charges in what John Horn, the acting U.S. attorney based in Atlanta, called "one of the largest reported data breaches in United States history."

  • *103 tanks with crude oil derailed in Illinois. *U.S., Canada rail operators under pressure to improve safety. The incident is the latest in a series of derailments in North America and the third in three weeks involving trains hauling crude oil, which has heightened the focus on rail safety.

  • CALGARY, Alberta, March 5- Canadian crude-by-rail exports dipped in the fourth quarter from the previous three-month period, National Energy Board data showed on Thursday, as poor netbacks deterred some shippers from loading barrels onto trains bound for U.S. markets. "The differentials have come in quite a bit so they just have not been covering the railing...

  • GALENA, Ill.— A freight train loaded with crude oil derailed in northern Illinois on Thursday, bursting into flames and prompting officials to suggest that everyone with 1 mile evacuate, authorities said. The BNSF Railway train derailed around 1:05 p.m. in a rural area where the Galena River meets the Mississippi, according to company spokesman Andy Williams.

  • Denison Mine reports 4Q loss Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 5:18 PM ET

    TORONTO _ Denison Mine Corp. on Thursday reported a loss of $4.7 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 2 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • "Canada is, for all intents and purposes, one of the best places you can explore," said Ian Ball, president of Abitibi Royalties Inc. "It had fallen out of favor a bit, but it is coming back quite rapidly." But that trend is beginning to turn for some of those with gold projects in Canada. These Canadian mines generally do not hold the promise mega projects like Barrick Gold...

  • CALGARY, Alberta, March 5- Canadian Natural Resources Ltd, the country's No. 2 oil and gas producer, said on Thursday it expects to spin off its Western Canada royalty lands this year as it reported unexpectedly strong fourth-quarter results and boosted its dividend. It has trimmed the budget by another C $150 million to C $6.04 billion, it said on Thursday, as it...

  • CALGARY, Alberta, March 5- A year ago, one of the hottest parts of Canada's red-hot housing market was Alberta's oil capital of Calgary, where cash-rich consumers fought for the fanciest home on the block. While realtors in Calgary are loathe to admit the tide has turned, sellers are no longer in the drivers' seat and buyers are biding their time in hope of a real estate...

  • Derailment blocks CN Rail main line in northern Ontario Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 10:55 AM ET

    TORONTO, March 5- A derailment has blocked Canadian National Railway Co's main line in northern Ontario, the railway said in a service bulletin on Thursday. CN said traffic running both directions along the route, which links Toronto and Winnipeg, Manitoba, could be delayed by 24 hours or more. Several crews, including CN's dangerous goods department, are...

  • City Office REIT reports 4Q results Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 6:57 AM ET

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia _ City Office REIT Inc. on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The real estate investment trust, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, said it had funds from operations of $3.3 million, or 26 cents per share, in the period. The real estate investment trust, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, posted...

  • Transglobe reports 4Q loss Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 5:57 AM ET

    CALGARY, Alberta _ Transglobe Energy Corp. on Thursday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $50.6 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Calgary, Alberta- based company said it had a loss of 77 cents. For the year, the company reported profit of $11.5 million, or 2 cents per share.

  • Canadian Natural Resources posts 4Q profit Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 5:48 AM ET

    CALGARY, Alberta _ Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $1.03 billion. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 65 cents per share. Canadian Natural Resources shares have climbed slightly more than 2 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Great Panther reports 4Q loss Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 7:13 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia _ Great Panther Silver Ltd. on Wednesday reported a loss of $21.5 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Vancouver, British Columbia- based company said it had a loss of 15 cents. Keywords: Great Panther Silver, Earnings Report.

  • Points International posts 4Q profit Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 4:54 PM ET

    TORONTO _ Points International Ltd. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $1.5 million. Points International shares have declined 22 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Points International, Earnings Report.

  • NEW YORK, March 4- The dollar climbed to a fresh 11-1/ 2- year high on Wednesday, boosted by strong U.S. private-sector jobs growth ahead of the launch of quantitative easing by the European Central Bank. The dollar hit its highest since September 2003 against a basket of currencies and was last up 0.6 percent at 95.958. Separately, the Institute for Supply...

  • ALBANY, N.Y.— New York Sen. Charles Schumer is asking federal regulators to set a strict standard for the volatility of crude oil shipped by rail to help reduce destruction from accidents like a fiery derailment in West Virginia last month. Schumer says Wednesday he's particularly concerned about oil from the Bakken Shale formation in North Dakota and Montana...

  • Ecuador, seeking investment, buffs up mining sector image Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 12:35 PM ET

    TORONTO, March 4- Rebranding itself as a mining-friendly jurisdiction, Ecuador has high hopes that incentives and tax benefits will polish its tarnished image and attract $5 billion worth of investment over the next five years, a senior minister told Reuters. "We have made the decision that mining constitutes a central axis of our development plans," said Rafael...

  • FOREX-Dollar rallies to new high as euro sags below $1.11 Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 11:10 AM ET

    *Euro sinks below $1.11 to new low. NEW YORK, March 4- The dollar climbed to fresh highs on Wednesday, getting lift from solid U.S. jobs and business data, as the euro sank below $1.11 to an 11-1/ 2 year low ahead of the launch of quantitative easing by the European Central Bank. Separately, the Institute for Supply Management said its services index was 56.9 in February, up...

  • LONDON, March 4- Britain agreed to sell its 40 percent stake in the Eurostar rail link for 585 million pounds to a consortium of Canadian public pension fund Caisse de Depot du Placement du Quebec and British asset manager Hermes. The government announced the deal for its stake in the high-speed rail link between Britain and continental Europe on Wednesday...