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2014-02-20 16:20:26

CALGARY, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Board of Directors of Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) today declared a quarterly dividend of thirty-five cents ($0.35) Canadian per share on the outstanding Common Shares. The dividend is payable on April 28, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on March 28, 2014, and is an "eligible" dividend for purposes of the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any similar provincial/territorial legislation. About Canadian...

2014-02-20 12:20:32

Engineering analysis reveals design flaws; plan fails safety and efficiency standards GLENCOE, Minn., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After reviewing a technical analysis prepared by a South Dakota engineering firm, Twin Cities & Western Railroad (TC&W) today announced that it has rejected a proposal by Transystems, an independent consultant, to relocate freight rail service from the Kenilworth Corridor to a St. Louis Park route. The engineering analysis described the Transystems...

2014-02-19 12:21:21

MONTREAL, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today a 2014 plan to invest approximately C$2.1 billion to continue to raise network safety and efficiency, improve service and grow the business. Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer, said: "CN is committed to making continued improvements in its safety performance - infrastructure investments are critical to this, as well as to driving improvements in customer service and taking...

2014-02-05 20:21:28

OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Late today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Canada's Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women issued the following statement on the tentative deal reached between CN Rail and the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference: "Our Government remains focused on the economy. During this fragile global economic recovery, we must protect jobs and vital sectors in Canada's economy. A work stoppage by approximately 3,300 members of the Teamsters...

2014-02-05 20:21:23

MONTREAL, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it has reached a new tentative collective agreement with the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference - Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons (TCRC-CTY). The parties' negotiation of a new tentative agreement averts a threatened strike by the union at 0001 hours Eastern Standard Time Feb. 8, 2014. The TCRC-CTY represents approximately 3,000 CN train conductors, trainpersons, yardpersons and traffic...

2014-02-05 08:21:38

Earliest Teamsters could strike CN is Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at 0001 hours MONTREAL, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference - Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons (TCRC-CTY), which represents approximately 3,000 CN train and yard operations employees in Canada, has given the company 72 hours' notice of its intention to strike the railway at 0001 hours Eastern Standard Time on Feb. 8, 2014. Jim Vena, CN...

2014-02-05 08:21:35

Critical infrastructure from the Pacific Northwest to the Midwest includes Ports, Rail and Highways QUINCY, Wash., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Port of Quincy is participating in a major effort to improve rail freight movement across the Great Northern Corridor, which spans the northern tier of the western United States from the Puget Sound (Seattle & Tacoma, WA area) and the Lower Columbia River (Portland, OR, Longview, WA, and Vancouver, WA areas) to Chicago...

2014-02-03 16:21:18

CALGARY, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Mr. Keith Creel, president and chief operating officer, Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP), will address two investor conferences: -- February 11, 2014 - Stifel Transportation and Logistics Conference 2014 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time in Palm Beach, Florida. -- February 19, 2014- Barclay's Industrial Select Conference 2014 at 10:35 a.m. Eastern time in Miami, Florida. There will be a...

2014-02-03 12:20:58

MONTREAL, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - JJ Ruest, executive vice-president and chief marketing officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address two investor conferences in mid-February 2013: -- Stifel Nicolaus Transportation and Logistics Conference on Feb. 11 in Palm Beach, Fla., starting at 9.30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET); -- BB&T Capital Markets' 29th Annual Transportation Services Conference on Feb. 12, in Coral Gables,...

2014-01-31 16:20:19

MONTREAL, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) provided updated information today with respect to its on-going share repurchase program after giving effect to the two-for-one stock split completed in December 2013. On a post-split basis, CN may purchase up to 30 million common shares by way of its normal course issuer bid during the period from Oct. 29, 2013, to Oct. 23, 2014. CN announced on Oct. 25, 2013, that it intends to purchase common shares pursuant...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
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