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October 18, 2017 7:10 PM Alberta says Health Canada approves safe injection sites in Edmonton, Lethbridge

Edmonton and Lethbridge are the first cities in Alberta to get Health Canada approval to offer safe injection sites for opioid drugs. Alberta Associate Health Minister Brandy Payne says the decision will help save lives by reducing drug overdoses. Payne says Health Canada is expected to make a decision about a safe injection site in Calgary by the end of the month 6

October 16, 2017 12:07 AM Vancouver by-election gives likely sign of things to come in city politics

The new four-party mix on Vancouver's school board likely is a picture of the future of city politics, several campaigners from different parties assert. While the centre-right Non-Partisan Association is exulting in the win by its candidate, Hector Bremner, for the one seat open on council in Saturday's by-election, that likely doesn't tell the story 9

October 15, 2017 1:40 PM Melissa Etheridge reportedly arrested for drugs at Canadian border

Melissa Etheridge was arrested for drug possession after marijuana oil was discovered on her tour bus. The singer’s vehicle was stopped by U.S. Customs and Border Patrol in North Dakota on August 17, reports. On further inspection, a dog unit detected possible drugs and border agents found marijuana oil. Etheridge claimed she uses the oil to manage 9

October 14, 2017 6:29 PM Man arrested after trying to light cigarette with gas nozzle

BISMARCK, N.D. — Police in North Dakota have arrested a man for possession of drugs after first spotting him attempting to light a cigarette with the nozzle of a gas pump. The Bismarck Tribune reports that 29-year-old Skyler Whitebull, of Cannon Ball, was spotted by Bismarck police driving by the gas station. Authorities say Whitebull refused to put the nozzle 12

October 13, 2017 8:20 PM Ex-Miss Kentucky USA, who allegedly smuggled balloon of pot into jail, fights prison search before arrest

LIMA, Ohio — A former Miss Kentucky USA who’s accused of smuggling marijuana into an Ohio prison shouldn’t have been pulled aside and searched by guards, her attorney told a judge. The attorney for 28-year-old Kia Hampton of Louisville, Ky., argued Thursday that authorities shouldn’t have been given a warrant that allowed a strip search 4

October 12, 2017 4:20 PM Hospital revives toddler who tested positive for opioids

TOLEDO, Ohio — Police in Ohio say hospital workers used three doses of the overdose drug naloxone to revive a 1 1/2-year-old boy who tested positive for opioids. The child’s mother tells police in Toledo that her older son saw the toddler put a bag in his mouth that he found at a neighbourhood park. She says the toddler then took a nap Tuesday and that she found 15

October 12, 2017 7:43 AM Autopsy of Las Vegas Gunman’s Brain Fails to Find Abnormalities: Report

Officials working to piece together why Stephen Paddock meticulously planned his sniper attack on Las Vegas concertgoers a little more than a week ago now might have one less clue. Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo told the Las Vegas Review-Journal an autopsy of Paddock's brain revealed no abnormalities as of Tuesday, ending theories that the mass killer 8

October 10, 2017 1:09 PM Texas student charged with murder in campus officer’s death

According to a Texas Tech University statement, campus police brought a suspect to the university police headquarters after finding drugs and drug paraphernalia. While at the station, the suspect pulled out a gun and shot an officer in the head, killing him. LUBBOCK, TEXAS—A 19-year-old university student in West Texas was charged early Tuesday with capital 13

October 10, 2017 2:14 AM Texas Tech campus police officer shot and killed

Campus on lockdown as police hunt for gunman still at large A Texas Tech University police officer has been shot and killed at the campus police headquarters, prompting a lockdown of the Lubbock campus. University spokesman Chris Cook says campus police made a student welfare check Monday evening and found upon entering the room evidence of drugs and drug paraphernalia 16

October 10, 2017 2:00 AM Texas Tech student accused of killing campus police officer

Suspect taken into custody and lockdown has been lifted A student shot a police officer to death at Texas Tech University in Lubbock on Monday and the campus was placed on lockdown before the suspect was arrested, officials said. Texas Tech police went to check on the welfare of the student earlier on Monday and, after discovering drugs, the officers 16