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CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges higher, led by consumer-related stocks

TORONTO, March 24 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock edged higher on Friday, led by consumer-related stocks, while U.S. approval of the Keystone XL pipeline gave TransCanada Corp a boost before some gains were pared.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 9.06 points, or 0.06 percent, at 15,442.67.

(Reporting by Fergal Smith; editing by Diane Craft)