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The Globe and Mail
CP Rail wants to install cameras to monitor train crewsCanadian Pacific Railway Ltd. wants to keep an eye on its train crews, and says
CP Rail wants to install cameras to monitor train crews
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. wants to keep an eye on its train crews, and says installing cameras aimed at the locomotive operators will improve safety on the railways. At a meeting next month, Calgary-based CP will urge Minister of Transport Marc... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Is Vancouver’s Arbutus Corridor a greenway that can bring in the green?(Darryl Dyck for The Globe and Mail) In March this year, when Vancouver finali
Is Vancouver’s Arbutus Corridor a greenway that can bring in the green?
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
(Darryl Dyck for The Globe and Mail) In March this year, when Vancouver finalized its $55-million (Canadian) purchase from Canadian Pacific Railway of the long, disused and grassy north-south track running through prime west-side Vancouver real... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
County council backs trails strategythe CP corridor and the K&P Trail, that runs along the old Kingston and Pembrok
County council backs trails strategy
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 5 days ago
the CP corridor and the K&P Trail, that runs along the old Kingston and Pembroke railway beds, originally abandoned by the Canadian Pacific Railway between 1962 and 1986. “Together these lands will form the backbone to a regional trail system,”... Read more
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Reuters
Alberta wildfire singes companies beyond energy sectorproduct shipments tied to the region," said Susquehanna rail analyst Bascome Ma
Alberta wildfire singes companies beyond energy sector
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
product shipments tied to the region," said Susquehanna rail analyst Bascome Majors. The effect on Canadian National and Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd (CP.TO) results will be limited since crude-by-rail accounts for a relatively small part of... Read more
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Daily Record
Bus driver who scooped £6.1m lottery win showed up for work at 5am next dayJoshua, five, as well as treat themselves. The couple have already bought a ne
Bus driver who scooped £6.1m lottery win showed up for work at 5am next day
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Joshua, five, as well as treat themselves. The couple have already bought a new house and plan to have a holiday on the Canadian Pacific Railway. But Kevin’s first treat was to buy himself and Andrew season tickets for Everton FC - the club he... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Bus driver who scooped £6.1million lottery win makes incredible gestureJoshua, five, as well as treat themselves. The couple have already bought a ne
Bus driver who scooped £6.1million lottery win makes incredible gesture
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Joshua, five, as well as treat themselves. The couple have already bought a new house and plan to have a holiday on the Canadian Pacific Railway. But Kevin’s first treat was to buy himself and Andrew season tickets for Everton FC - the club he... Read more
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The Tyee
Vancouver, Let's Stand Up to Moneyed Interests of Real Estateoccupying the old Hotel Vancouver in 1949, used as barracks during the war but
Vancouver, Let's Stand Up to Moneyed Interests of Real Estate
The Tyee / Posted 8 days ago
occupying the old Hotel Vancouver in 1949, used as barracks during the war but had since sat empty awaiting demolition by Canadian Pacific Railway. Protest leader Bob McEwan rallied his comrades at the local legion before marching en masse to take... Read more
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Fortune
Here’s Why the Market Has Been Going Nowherewere called off because of regulatory or shareholder opposition, including: All
Here’s Why the Market Has Been Going Nowhere
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
were called off because of regulatory or shareholder opposition, including: Allergan-Pfizer, Baker Huger-Halliburton, Canadian Pacific Railway-Norfolk Southern, Honeywell-United Technologies, and Office Depot-Staples. Earnings Miss: First... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Chasing the cupand trade but it was the railway that ultimately put Brandon on the map. In 188
Chasing the cup
Chatham Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
and trade but it was the railway that ultimately put Brandon on the map. In 1881, the story goes, the chief engineer of the Canadian Pacific Railway approached one of two brothers who settled Grand Valley on the Assiniboine River west of Winnipeg... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Chasing the cupand trade but it was the railway that ultimately put Brandon on the map. In 188
Chasing the cup
Sarnia Observer / Posted 11 days ago
and trade but it was the railway that ultimately put Brandon on the map. In 1881, the story goes, the chief engineer of the Canadian Pacific Railway approached one of two brothers who settled Grand Valley on the Assiniboine River west of Winnipeg... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Chasing the cupand trade but it was the railway that ultimately put Brandon on the map. In 188
Chasing the cup
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 11 days ago
and trade but it was the railway that ultimately put Brandon on the map. In 1881, the story goes, the chief engineer of the Canadian Pacific Railway approached one of two brothers who settled Grand Valley on the Assiniboine River west of Winnipeg... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Celebrating 30 years of deep-rooted historyto “get to know your community.” and socialize. The museum and information cen
Celebrating 30 years of deep-rooted history
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 11 days ago
to “get to know your community.” and socialize. The museum and information centre offers a look into the history of the Canadian Pacific Railway in Agassiz, period clothing, photographs of pioneer life and archives of the newspaper, and... Read more
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Minot Daily News
State seeks input into rail planand an estimated 17.6 million tons in 2015. North Dakota has 3,300 miles of ra
State seeks input into rail plan
Minot Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
and an estimated 17.6 million tons in 2015. North Dakota has 3,300 miles of rail line, most of it owned and operated by Canadian Pacific Railway and Burlington Northern Santa Fe. At the height of crude oil shipments, railroads struggled to... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
One of North America's largest whitewater raceschange.” Hoisting kayaks on their backs, competitors in multicoloured wetsuits
One of North America's largest whitewater races
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 13 days ago
change.” Hoisting kayaks on their backs, competitors in multicoloured wetsuits marched to the river's edge above the old Canadian Pacific Railway trestle. Here they set off to negotiate the course beginning with the “Railroad Rapids,” perhaps the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
May 18the fires in Northern Alberta. Canadian National Railway Co has laid off 1,200
May 18
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
the fires in Northern Alberta. Canadian National Railway Co has laid off 1,200 people and parked 400 locomotives, whereas Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd has laid off about 1,300 people and idled 665 locomotives. (http://bit.ly/1Tnbw3Z) ** Alberta's... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
CN and CP railways both on track for more layoffs, CEOs sayand CN is feeling it like many others,” Mr. Ruest said on Tuesday at an investo
CN and CP railways both on track for more layoffs, CEOs say
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
and CN is feeling it like many others,” Mr. Ruest said on Tuesday at an investors’ conference in Boston, where he and Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd.’s operating chief Keith Creel laid out how their respective companies are responding to... Read more
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TribLIVE
2015 loses distinction as record year of mergers, acquisitions$2 billion. Size isn't the only factor drawing scrutiny. Antitrust enforcers a
2015 loses distinction as record year of mergers, acquisitions
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
$2 billion. Size isn't the only factor drawing scrutiny. Antitrust enforcers at the Justice Department in April frustrated Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd.'s bid to buy Norfolk Southern Corp., opposing a voting trust structure that called for Canadian... Read more
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CBC.ca
Trail mix of hikers, bikers, ATVs divides Ottawa Valley politiciansplanned 296-kilometre trail should be open to snowmobiles and all-terrain vehic
Trail mix of hikers, bikers, ATVs divides Ottawa Valley politicians
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
planned 296-kilometre trail should be open to snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles. The trail will be built along a former Canadian Pacific Railway rail corridor that connects Smiths Falls to Mattawa, passing through Carleton Place, Almonte,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Debate looming over who gets to use Ottawa Valley rail trail296-kilometre long trail should be open to snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles
Debate looming over who gets to use Ottawa Valley rail trail
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
296-kilometre long trail should be open to snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles. The trail will be built along a former Canadian Pacific Railway rail corridor that connects Smiths Falls to Mattawa, and passes through Carleton Place, Almonte,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"We Are Unsure Whether To Wear A Helmet Or A Diaper" - Merger Arb Funds Crushedtrillion. Size isn’t the only factor drawing scrutiny. Antitrust enforcers at
"We Are Unsure Whether To Wear A Helmet Or A Diaper" - Merger Arb Funds Crushed
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 days ago
trillion. Size isn’t the only factor drawing scrutiny. Antitrust enforcers at the Justice Department in April frustrated Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd.’s bid to buy Norfolk Southern Corp., opposing a voting trust structure that called for Canadian... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Bridge at center of legal battle demolishedwhen PennDOT temporarily closed the crossing after a hole appeared on the shoul
Bridge at center of legal battle demolished
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
when PennDOT temporarily closed the crossing after a hole appeared on the shoulder and a chunk of the bridge fell on the Canadian Pacific Railway lines below. Local residents Ed and Bernadette Schwartz, who used the bridge to access a portion of... Read more
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BC Local News
Trains delayed after bear hit, killed on track in Maple RidgeStation shortly after 7 a.m. The trains were stopped while crews cleared the c
Trains delayed after bear hit, killed on track in Maple Ridge
BC Local News / Posted 21 days ago
Station shortly after 7 a.m. The trains were stopped while crews cleared the carcass off the tracks, however TransLink and Canadian Pacific Railway staff have since removed the bear and service has resumed. TransLink spokeswoman Anne Drennan says... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Rail, flight companies offer deals to Fort McMurray wildfire evacueeswho paid a premium to adjust the fare,” Air Canada said in a statement. There
Rail, flight companies offer deals to Fort McMurray wildfire evacuees
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
who paid a premium to adjust the fare,” Air Canada said in a statement. There are no railways into Fort McMurray itself. A Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. spokesman said the company’s freight operations have not been affected by the fires, but the... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Woman survives being hit by train in Maple RidgeAmbulance Service responded to the call of a pedestrian having been hit by a tr
Woman survives being hit by train in Maple Ridge
Maple Ridge News / Posted 22 days ago
Ambulance Service responded to the call of a pedestrian having been hit by a train at approximately 8:20 p.m. on May 8. A Canadian Pacific Railway train crew reported making contact with a person crossing the tracks near the Haney Bypass. All... Read more
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The Post-Journal
DiNapoli Seeks Stronger Federal Measures For Oil Trainsof Securities and Exchange Commission filings of the two major carriers of crud
DiNapoli Seeks Stronger Federal Measures For Oil Trains
The Post-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
of Securities and Exchange Commission filings of the two major carriers of crude oil in New York state CSX Corporation and Canadian Pacific Railway Limited revealed that CSX is self-insured at a level of $25 million per occurrence for what it terms... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Galt native was among victims in 1956 CPR crashOn Friday, May 4, 1956, a Canadian Pacific Railway engine was given exceptional
Galt native was among victims in 1956 CPR crash
Guelph Mercury / Posted 25 days ago
On Friday, May 4, 1956, a Canadian Pacific Railway engine was given exceptional cleaning, oiling and polishing. Its steam whistle was checked and tuned. A special crew boarded. The engine gingerly crossed a temporary wooden bridge just installed over... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Man killed by CP freight train in CalgaryA man was struck and killed by a Canadian Pacific Railway freight train in sout
Man killed by CP freight train in Calgary
Calgary Sun / Posted 27 days ago
A man was struck and killed by a Canadian Pacific Railway freight train in southwest Calgary Wednesday morning. He was on the tracks near the Southland CTrain station off Horton Road S.W. when he was hit by a southbound train at around 10:10... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Vintage railway car goes gourmet on tour of Calgary parkexperience that you can't really find anywhere else," she says. The rail car i
Vintage railway car goes gourmet on tour of Calgary park
Calgary Sun / Posted 27 days ago
experience that you can't really find anywhere else," she says. The rail car is one of 15 solarium units built by the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1929 to take well-to-do tourists through the Rocky Mountains. The cars had expansive windows,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Why the big rail work on 75th Street will have to waitfunding bill right now, leaving the freight companies—Union Pacific Railroad, C
Why the big rail work on 75th Street will have to wait
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
funding bill right now, leaving the freight companies—Union Pacific Railroad, CSX, BNSF Railway, Norfolk Southern Railway, Canadian Pacific Railway and Canadian National Railway—potentially looking at a $300 million bill between them. It was a big... Read more
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Business Insurance
CN Rail struggled with track improvements after fiery derailmentsin 2014, as accidents in Canada linked to poor track conditions spiked. There w
CN Rail struggled with track improvements after fiery derailments
Business Insurance / Posted 29 days ago
in 2014, as accidents in Canada linked to poor track conditions spiked. There was no similar pattern at the competing Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. CN blamed the trend on bad weather and heavy traffic, and later promised to spend CA$500... Read more
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Business Insurance
CN Rail struggled with track improvements after fiery derailmentsin 2014, as accidents in Canada linked to poor track conditions spiked. There w
CN Rail struggled with track improvements after fiery derailments
Business Insurance / Posted 29 days ago
in 2014, as accidents in Canada linked to poor track conditions spiked. There was no similar pattern at the competing Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. CN blamed the trend on bad weather and heavy traffic, and later promised to spend CA$500... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Stiff fine for trespassing on tracksareas, railway officers say walking across or along lines is an issue in the Wh
Stiff fine for trespassing on tracks
Brandon Sun / Posted a month ago
areas, railway officers say walking across or along lines is an issue in the Wheat City. “Trespassing, for (the Canadian Pacific Railway), in the Brandon yard area, is an ongoing problem,” CP Const. Johnathan Ross said. “People are... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
CN Rail struggled with track improvementsin 2014, as accidents in Canada linked to poor track conditions spiked. There w
CN Rail struggled with track improvements
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 1 months ago
in 2014, as accidents in Canada linked to poor track conditions spiked. There was no similar pattern at the competing Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. CN blamed the trend on bad weather and heavy traffic, and later promised to spend C$500 million... Read more
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Torontoist
Now and Then: Chinese Railroad Workers Memorialit up to build the next tie on a railroad. This scene would have been common ac
Now and Then: Chinese Railroad Workers Memorial
Torontoist / Posted 1 months ago
it up to build the next tie on a railroad. This scene would have been common across the country as workers built the Canadian Pacific railway from coast to coast in the 1800s. Now, these men, cast in bronze, stand near the Rogers Centre in... Read more

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