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January 20, 2018 12:55 AM Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose: family

Rocker's family released the results of Petty’s autopsy via a statement on his Facebook page. His wife and daughter released the results of Petty’s autopsy via a statement on his Facebook page Friday night. Dana and Adria Petty say they got the results from the coroner’s office earlier in the day that the overdose was caused due to a variety of medications 19

December 27, 2017 3:35 PM A Tokyo-bound flight turned back to L.A. because a passenger got on the wrong plane. And Chrissy Teigen live tweeted it

Teigen, who was on the plane, tweeted that the flight made a U-turn about four hours into the 11-hour flight. The plane landed back at LAX around 7:30 p.m. after eight hours in the air. LOS ANGELES—In a year filled with major inflight meltdowns, model Chrissy Teigen chronicled yet another airplane mishap — although she managed to keep her sense of humour 17

October 29, 2017 1:03 AM Jason Kenney elected 1st leader of Alberta's United Conservative Party

Announcement popped up on party's website well before result declared at convention Jason Kenney has been elected the first leader of Alberta's United Conservative Party. Kenney, a former Conservative MP and cabinet minister under former prime minister Stephen Harper, won on the first ballot over opponents Brian Jean and Doug Schweitzer, taking 61.1 per cent of the vote. Jean came second 24

October 28, 2017 11:45 PM Jason Kenney wins Alberta United Conservative leadership race

CALGARY -- Former federal cabinet minister Jason Kenney has won the leadership of Alberta's United Conservative Party. The longtime Calgary MP, who held high-ranking positions in the government of Stephen Harper, beat former Wildrose leader Brian Jean and lawyer Doug Schweitzer on the first ballot. He took 61.1 per cent of the vote, over Jean at 31.5 per cent and Schweitzer 25

October 27, 2017 2:12 PM P.E.I. announces opioid action plan

The P.E.I. government moved Friday to try to get ahead of the opioid crisis that is causing a spike in drug overdose deaths across the continent. "We are taking action before this becomes a crisis in our own province," said Premier Wade MacLauchlan in a news release announcing an action plan to help prevent drug overdoses and deaths. The province recorded 21

October 15, 2017 11:43 PM Girl, 3, drowns in grease pit at Alabama ice cream shop

AUBURN, Ala. -- Authorities say a 3-year-old girl is dead after she fell into a grease pit at an Alabama ice cream shop and drowned. The Opelika-Auburn News reports the girl's body was pulled Saturday from an in-ground container used to trap cooking grease at Brewster's Real Ice Cream in Auburn. Lee County Coroner Bill Harris said in a news release the death 12

October 11, 2017 1:20 AM Thompson Rivers University vice-president died of accidental overdose: family

Christopher Seguin, a vice-president at Thompson Rivers University, died of an accidental drug overdose in September, his family said in a statement released on Tuesday. The Kamloops university had initially reported the 39-year-old husband and father of two had been admitted to hospital with a critical illness. "This in no way diminishes Christopher 21

October 10, 2017 8:06 PM Thompson Rivers University vice president killed by accidental drug overdose

The family of a prominent man from Kamloops, B.C., who passed away last month has released a statement confirming he died from an accidental drug overdose. Christopher Seguin, vice president of Thompson Rivers University, was found in a Victoria hotel room on Sept. 11 and rushed to hospital. The family hasn't released any additional details about what it was that killed 15

September 25, 2017 7:01 PM North Korea accuses Trump of declaring war, claims right to ‘countermeasures’

North Korea's foreign minister said on Monday President Donald Trump had declared war on North Korea and that Pyongyang reserved the right to take countermeasures, including shooting down U.S. bombers even if they are not in its air space. Ri Yong Ho said a Twitter message by Trump on Saturday, in which the president warned that the minister and North 50

September 22, 2017 10:46 AM North Korea warns it may test H-bomb as Kim calls Trump ‘deranged’

North Korea said on Friday it might test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean after U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to destroy the reclusive country, with leader Kim Jong Un promising to make a "mentally deranged" Trump pay dearly for his threats. Kim did not specify what action he would take against the United States or Trump, with whom he has traded 23