CANADA STOCKS-TSX extends fall on economic fears
TORONTO, Aug 2 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock market index extended losses on Tuesday afternoon as weak global growth data fueled fears about the economy, even as a U.S. debt-cutting measure passed in time to avoid a default.
The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE fell 129.90 points, or 1 percent, to 12,815.83. (Reporting by Claire Sibonney; Editing by Jeffrey Hodgson)
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