CANADA STOCKS-TSX extends fall on economic fears

Tue Aug 2, 2011 3:35pm EDT
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 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)