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Longtime Canadian finance minister dies

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TORONTO (AP) — Former Canadian finance minister Jim Flaherty, a fixture on the world financial stage who stepped down just three weeks ago, has died. He was 64. Flaherty's family released a statement that said he died Thursday in Ottawa. Mike Harris, Ontario's former premier and a friend, said he suffered a massive heart attack. Flaherty, who had the job since 2006, was the longest-serving...

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