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Captain James Cook waistcoat fails to sell at Sydney auction

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SYDNEY A waistcoat owned by British explorer Captain James Cook, who claimed Australia for Britain in 1770, has failed to sell at auction, with bids far below its anticipated million dollar price tag, the auction house said on Monday. | Video

Captain James Cook waistcoat fails to sell at Sydney auction

SYDNEY A waistcoat owned by British explorer Captain James Cook, who claimed Australia for Britain in 1770, has failed to sell at auction, with bids far below its anticipated million dollar price tag, the auction house said on Monday.

27 Mar 2017

From crepes to cocktails: can Grand Marnier's new owner make the leap?

MILAN Italian drinks group Davide Campari has a tall order to fulfill: take a neglected old liqueur out of the kitchen, where it is used as a dessert topping, and turn it into a hot new cocktail trend.

24 Mar 2017

WIDER IMAGE: Maduro's awkward TV shows raise hackles amid Venezuela crisis

CARACAS A single mom tells Venezuela's president, Nicolas Maduro, on live television that she cannot afford to adequately feed her four kids, and he quickly changes the subject to joke about her foreign-sounding name, Joandry Smith.

23 Mar 2017

WIDER IMAGE-Maduro's awkward TV shows raise hackles amid Venezuela crisis

CARACAS, March 23 A single mom tells Venezuela's president, Nicolas Maduro, on live television that she cannot afford to adequately feed her four kids, and he quickly changes the subject to joke about her foreign-sounding name, Joandry Smith.

23 Mar 2017

Jeopardy host Alex Trebek provides a few answers of his own

NEW YORK Alex Trebek may be an American icon, but he hails from a little nickel-mining town in northern Ontario.

23 Mar 2017

Jeopardy host Alex Trebek provides a few answers of his own

NEW YORK, March 23 Alex Trebek may be an American icon, but he hails from a little nickel-mining town in northern Ontario.

23 Mar 2017

Swiss cannabis entrepreneurs develop craving for low-potency pot

KOELLIKON, Switzerland Entrepreneurs have high hopes for cannabis in Switzerland, where business has suddenly taken off in recent months, six years after the country legalized low-potency "marijuana-light." | Video

23 Mar 2017

Swiss cannabis entrepreneurs develop craving for low-potency pot

KOELLIKON, Switzerland Entrepreneurs have high hopes for cannabis in Switzerland, where business has suddenly taken off in recent months, six years after the country legalized low-potency "marijuana-light". | Video

22 Mar 2017

Many U.S. women start pregnancy with poor diets

(Reuters Health) - Most women have poor diets around the time of conception that may increase the risk of pregnancy complications like excessive weight gain, high blood pressure, impaired fetal growth and preterm deliveries, a U.S. study suggests.

22 Mar 2017