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Canada Rates May Drop to Zero in 6 to 18 Months, Wolf Says 
Washington Post - 5/21/2015
(Updates with comment from Wolf under U.S. Outlook subheadline.) Rebounding oil prices have spurred Canada’s currency to the biggest rally among Group of 10 nations versus the U.S. dollar in the last     Add Comment

Canada Pension Posts Best Performance in a Single Year 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, the country’s largest pension fund manager, said its investments yielded a net return of 18.3 percent in the 12 months ended March 31, its best performance for a     Add Comment

Canadian Consumers Mislead by Confusing Food Labels, Want Improvements Issues go  
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
/CNW/ -    A recent survey has found that an increasing majority of Canadians want to see better labels on foods that go far beyond improvements to the Nutrition Facts table. The survey was conducted     Add Comment

Canada Post segment reports profit before tax of $24 million for the first quarter  
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Domestic Lettermail volumes fell 8.4 per cent accelerating the ongoing decline in the core business OTTAWA, May 21, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canada Post segment reported a profit before tax of $24 million for     Add Comment

Millions of dollars in unclaimed benefits 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Harper Government looking for hundreds of thousands of families not currently registered for the enhanced child care benefit RICHMOND, BC, May 21, 2015 /CNW/ - An estimated 12,800 families with children
Government of Canada : Millions of dollars in unclaimed benefits 4 Traders
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UPDATE 2-Canadian software maker Shopify valued at $2 bln in U.S. debut 
Reuters - 5/21/2015
* Shopify also debuts on Toronto Stock Exchange * Stock priced at $17, above expected range of $14-$16 * U.S.-listed shares rise as much 69 pct (Adds CEO, analyst comments; updates shares) By Neha
Canadian software maker Shopify valued at $2 billion in U.S. debut Yahoo! Finance
Canadian software maker Shopify valued at $2 bln in U.S. debut Yahoo! Finance
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Violence Must Stop: Ontario RNs Continue to Provide Care in High-Risk Situations 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
/CNW/ - The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) says that "enough is enough" regarding ongoing incidents of violence taking place daily in Ontario hospitals and is calling for Guelph General Hospital management     Add Comment

Harper Government Supports Skills and Training in Yukon - Investment recognizes  
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
/CNW/ - Ryan Leef, Member of Parliament for Yukon, on behalf of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for
Harper Government Supports Skills and Training in Yukon Noodls
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Bourbonnais, Ma, Mock, Sabia: Canadian Pensions, Strategy 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
André Bourbonnais, president and chief executive officer of the Public Sector Pension Investment Board, Winston Wenyan Ma, managing director and head of the North America Office at China Investment Corporation,     Add Comment

Ontario Teachers' Looking at Infrastructure, Real Estate 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Ronald Mock, chief executive officer for Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, talks about investment strategy. He speaks with Erik Schatzker on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)    Add Comment

Canada Pension Fund Giants Seeking Private Deals 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Some of Canada’s largest pension funds are seeking investments in everything from technology to GE Capital assets as they adapt to unpredictable equity markets. “The elastic is pulled tight,” Michael
Canada Pension Fund Giants After Private Deals in ‘Scary World’ La Repubblica
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Across Canada (May 22) 
CHINAdaily USA - 5/21/2015
Earthquake-aid fundraiser — TORONTO, ON To help victims of the Nepal earthquake, a community coalition comprising business and multicultural leaders from the Greater Toronto area presents a cheque     Add Comment

Pan Am flame to Arrive at Toronto's Waterfront on May 30 to Begin 41-Day Journey 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Colonel Chris Hadfield to carry the flame on Day 1 of the Pan Am Games Torch Relay TORONTO, May 21, 2015 /CNW/ - The Pan Am flame will soon be here, and the Canadian astronaut who ignited our imaginations     Add Comment

Withings products now available at Best Buy Canada 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Connected health brand Withings announces a retail launch for its entire 360 degree suite of products at Best Buy Canada Stores and BestBuy.ca CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Withings,     Add Comment

Douglas study on neurogenesis in the olfactory bulb - Towards a better understanding  
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
/CNW Telbec/ - A new study published by the team of Naguib Mechawar, Ph.D., a researcher at the Douglas Institute (CIUSSS de l'Ouest-de-l'île-de-Montréal) and Associate Professor in the Department of
Douglas study on neurogenesis in the olfactory bulb EurekAlert!
Douglas study on neurogenesis in the olfactory bulb Douglas Mental Health University  EurekAlert!
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CJFE launches new fellowship supporting Canadian free expression initiatives 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Applications are now being accepted for the 2015-2016 Bob Carty Free Expression Fellowship TORONTO, May 21, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) is excited to announce the Bob     Add Comment

Canadian E-Commerce Platform Shopify Climbs in Market Debut 
ABC News - 5/21/2015
Shares of Shopify climbed sharply Thursday after its initial public offering raised about $131 million, more than the company expected. Shopify Inc. stock rose $8.78, or 51.7 percent, to $25.78 in     Add Comment

lululemon athletica Enters Oversold Territory (LULU) 
Forbes.com - 5/21/2015
Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical
Oversold Conditions For Open Text (OTC) Forbes.com
Acxiom Becomes Oversold (ACXM) Forbes.com
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Ontario Premier Wynne: Fiscal Policy, Labor Market 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Ontario Liberal Premier Kathleen Wynne talks about fiscal policy, the labor market and the outlook for the initial public offering of the electrical utility Hydro One Inc. Wynne speaks with Bloomberg's     Add Comment

Huge Zombies? Giant Vikings? Monster Motorcycles? shomi Announces a New Way to Take  
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
shomi is Now Available on Google Chromecast Bigger is better! Google Chromecast marries shomi's online environment with the big screen for an epic entertainment experience To share this release: http://bit.ly/1LgrA1O     Add Comment
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>>   Offbeat News
Bowwow wow! Dog domestication much older than previously known 
Reuters India - 5/21/2015
WASHINGTON Genetic information from a 35,000-year-old wolf bone found below a frozen cliff in Siberia is shedding new light on humankind's long relationship with dogs, showing canine domestication may     Add Comment

German police find lamb in a Munich brothel, and rescue it 
Reuters UK - 5/21/2015
BERLIN May 21 German police detained a 25-year-old prostitute for keeping a three-week-old lamb named Birke as a pet in a Munich brothel, police said in a statement. The woman was also briefly detained
German police find lamb in a Munich brothel, and rescue it (Reuters) Yahoo!Xtra
Cops rescue lamb found in Munich brothel CNEWS
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Postal service building in New Jersey evacuated due to odor 
Reuters UK - 5/19/2015
A U.S. Postal Service building in New Jersey was evacuated on Friday after reports of a strong, sweet odor at the site, a postal service official said. Multiple postal service employees were medically
Postal service building in New Jersey evacuated due to odour The Express Tribune
Postal service building in New Jersey evacuated due to odor (Reuters) Yahoo!Xtra
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Oklahoma woman charged with removing body parts from rival's corpse 
Reuters UK - 5/19/2015
An Oklahoma woman accused of slashing the face and cutting body parts off the corpse of a romantic rival was due to appear in a Tulsa court on Monday for a hearing on increasing her bail, law enforcement
US woman charged with removing body parts from rival’s corpse Big News Network
Woman charged with removing body parts from her rival’s corpse Zaman
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Bowwow wow! Dog domestication much older than previously known (Reuters) 
West Australian - 5/21/2015
Bowwow wow! Dog domestication much older than previously known - The West Australian The lower jawbone of the Taimyr Wolf that lived approximately 27,000 to 40,000 years ago is seen in an undated handout     Add Comment

'Top 10' new species includes cartwheeling spider, 'chicken from hell' (Reuters) 
West Australian - 5/21/2015
By NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some 18,000 species, great and small, were discovered in 2014, adding to the 2 million already known, scientists said on Thursday, as they released...
'Top 10' new species includes cartwheeling spider, 'chicken from hell' Yahoo! India
'Top 10' new species includes cartwheeling spider, 'chicken … Yahoo! Singapore
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Program Banning Palestinians from Public Buses is Suspended 
Virtual Jerusalem - 5/21/2015
NEWS   Follow Virtual Jerusalem on and  Date Posted: 2015-05-20 20:01:56 A controversial program to prevent Palestinian workers from     Add Comment

Trendy Houston area home on sale for a dollar and a few words 
Sydney Morning Herald - 5/18/2015
A home in a popular Houston neighbourhood valued at nearly $US400,000 ($498,256) has been put on the block for the sale price of $1 and one compelling essay. Husband and wife Michael and Stephanie Wachs
$400000 US home on sale for $1 and a few words Big News Network
Trendy Houston area home on sale for a dollar and a few words (Reuters) West Australian
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Deceased councilwoman in Pittsburgh wins Democratic primary (Reuters) 
West Australian - 5/20/2015
By PITTSBURGH (Reuters) - A councilwoman who died earlier this month easily defeated the only other candidate on the ballot for the Pennsylvania county that includes Pit...    Add Comment

Stuffed tiger strapped to SUV prompts 911 call in Washington state (Reuters) 
West Australian - 5/20/2015
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Police in Washington state said on Wednesday they had responded to an emergency call about a Bengal tiger lounging on top of a car, but it turned out the cat was actually a big stu...    Add Comment

Do aliens exist? Peculiar UFO sightings 
West Australian - 5/20/2015
- The West Australian Does life exist beyond earth? It remains one of space's greatest unsolved mysteries. Photo: ABC file It remains one of space's greatest unsolved mysteries; does intelligent life
Do aliens exist? Peculiar UFO sightings (Yahoo7 News) West Australian
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Boy shoots through window, kills friend trying to wake him 
Emirates247 - 5/20/2015
A Montana boy startled at being awakened in the middle of the night fired a shot through his bedroom window and killed the 15-year-old friend who had been knocking and throwing pebbles at his window,     Add Comment

Stuffed tiger strapped to SUV prompts 911 call in Washington state 
IBNLive India News - 5/21/2015
IST Police in Washington state said on Wednesday they had responded to an emergency call about a Bengal tiger lounging on top of a car, but it turned out the cat was actually a big stuffed animal.     Add Comment

Naked Pennsylvania man found after days in woods near nudist camp 
Times of India - 5/15/2015
A naked man who went missing from a nudist camp in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains was recovering on Thursday after spending days alone in the woods without a stitch of clothing, a county official said.     Add Comment

Bartender shot after making non-kosher drink 
Big News Network - 5/19/2015
Jerusalem Post Tuesday 19th May, 2015 Monte Leon Hanson, 59, allegedly shot Joe Lewis, who is also his neighbor, and killed Lewis’ dog the morning after the bartender made Hanson a red beer - beer
Montana Man Shoots Bartender Over Non-Kosher Drink Virtual Jerusalem
Bartender shot after making 'non-kosher' drink Jerusalem Post
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From prison to backpacker hostel (The West Australian) 
West Australian - 5/18/2015
A night in Fremantle Prison's new backpacker hostel was both an isolating and illuminating experience.    Add Comment

Nigerian human flesh controversy: Horror or hoax? 
Saudi Gazette - 5/18/2015
ABUJA - A viral news story about a Nigerian restaurant shut down after it was allegedly discovered selling human flesh may be a hoax. Reports emerged on Saturday that visitors to the hotel restaurant
Restaurant shut down after 'serving human flesh' AOL UK
Nigerian restaurant 'served human flesh to customers' (Yahoo7 News) West Australian
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Boston bomber Tsarnaev sentenced to death (AFP) 
West Australian - 5/15/2015
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Contractor killed at Telfer mine (The West Australian) West Australian
Bushfire in Perth's south under control (AAP) West Australian
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Postal service building in New Jersey evacuated due to odor (Reuters) 
West Australian - 5/15/2015
(Reuters) - A U.S. Postal Service building in New Jersey was evacuated on Friday after reports of a strong, sweet odor at the site, a postal service official said. Multiple postal servi...    Add Comment

Three cops hurt doing fitness test 
West Australian - 5/15/2015
- The West Australian Crash test: Commissioner Karl O'Callaghan watches an officer take the test. Picture: Simon Santi/The West Australian Three police officers have been injured doing a compulsory
Three cops hurt doing fitness test (The West Australian) West Australian
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