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Unemployment rate in Toronto puts pressure on soon-to-be grads News

By Victoria Quiroz Reaction continued Tuesday to the news that Toronto’s unemployment rate is now the second highest in the country. With an unemployment rate of 8.4 per cent, Toronto finds itself just behind St. Catharines’ 8.8 per cent unemployment rate – the nation’s highest. The data comes from a Statistics Canada report released late

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Throne speech addresses jobs, crime, and cheese News,Politics

By Espe Currie, Megan Rach and Josh McConnell Reaction continued Thursday to Governor General David Johnston’s 2013 throne speech in Ottawa. Consumer concerns were the speech’s major focus on Wednesday, but in addition, here are some of the other big topics. Jobs Canada’s unemployment rate has dropped to just under seven per cent, but the

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