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WRAPUP 1-Canada April inflation at 0.8 pct, smallest gain in 1-1/2 yrs

OTTAWA, May 22 - Canada's annual inflation rate cooled to 0.8 percent in April, making for the smallest increase since October 2013 as energy prices tumbled, though economists did not see it altering the course of monetary policy for now.

Prostitute pleads guilty in Google executive's heroin death

- A prostitute charged with killing a Google executive by injecting him with heroin on his yacht off the California coast pleaded guilty on Tuesday to involuntary manslaughter, court officials said.

20 May 2015

Argentine lab peddles prized export: thoroughbred polo horse embryos

(In May 13 story, removes incorrect price of embryo transfer in paragraph 13) | Video

15 May 2015

Argentine lab peddles prized export: thoroughbred polo horse embryos

CARDALES, Argentina - Argentina is famous for its Malbec red wine and beef, but it boasts two lesser-known but equally prized exports: the sperm and frozen embryos of thoroughbred polo horses. | Video

14 May 2015

Owens-Illinois to buy Mexico's Vitro's glass container business

- Owens-Illinois Inc , which makes bottles for Corona and Pepsi, is to buy Mexico's Vitro SAB's glass container business for about $2.15 billion to strengthen its operations in a country that houses numerous distilleries and bottlers.

13 May 2015

New global grain giant takes shape with COFCO, CIC venture

SINGAPORE, May 13 - China's biggest grain trader has taken its next step to developing a major competitor to the traditional 'Big 4' global agribusiness giants, ADM, Bunge, Cargill and Louis Dreyfus.

13 May 2015

Fitness vacations favor fun, adventure over weight loss

NEW YORK - Fitness vacations have ventured far from the fat farm.

Health, Lifestyle 11 May 2015

Fitness vacations favor fun, adventure over weight loss

NEW YORK - Fitness vacations have ventured far from the fat farm.

11 May 2015

REFILE-China's Bright Food, Liangyou strike deal to create grain and oil giant

SHANGHAI, May 8 - Chinese state-owned food firms Bright Food Group Co Ltd and Shanghai Liangyou Group said they would merge operations late on Thursday, creating a grain, oil and retail conglomerate that will be one of the country's largest by sales.

08 May 2015

New York chef's first book serves comfort food with a kick

NEW YORK - In his first cookbook, "Season with Authority: Confident Home Cooking," celebrity chef and restaurateur Marc Murphy encourages the home cook to be bold, not bland.

05 May 2015