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April 22, 2018 12:56 PM Amazon deaths of Canadian and Indigenous healer under investigation

Canadian who was thought to be a suspect in woman's killing was reported hanged Authorities in Peru are investigating after an Indigenous spiritual leader was shot to death, a case that local media reports say resulted in the killing of a Canadian citizen, in reprisal for the murder. Olivia Arevalo Lomas, who was 81 and from the Shipibo-Conibo ethnic 10

April 22, 2018 2:20 AM World’s oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

Nabi Tajima was born on Aug. 4, 1900, and reportedly had more than 160 descendants, including great-great-great grandchildren. TOKYO—The world’s oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died. Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. She had been hospitalized 10

April 20, 2018 4:25 PM Watch Ariana Grande’s video for ‘No Tears Left to Cry,’ her first song since 2017 bombing

Expect to hear a lot more of this song. NEW YORK—Ariana Grande has released her first song since a 2017 terrorist attack during her concert in the United Kingdom. The 24-year-old teased the video for “No Tears Left to Cry” on Instagram on Thursday, then launched the video on YouTube overnight. The slickly produced, futuristic video, directed by Dave Meyers 7

April 19, 2018 1:56 PM Erin Popovich, wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, dies at 67

“She was a strong, wonderful, kind, intelligent woman who provided love, support and humour to all of us,” Spurs general manager said in a statement. SAN ANTONIO — The wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died. She was 67. The Spurs confirmed Erin Popovich’s death Wednesday. The team didn’t provide further details. “We mourn the loss of Erin,” Spurs 15

April 19, 2018 11:05 AM Police arrest mother of 2-year-old found dead in Quebec City

Rosalie Gagnon's body was found Wednesday afternoon Audrey Gagnon, 23, will appear in a Quebec City courtroom Thursday morning to face charges in connection with the death of her two-year-old daughter. Police said they are recommending she be charged with murder, though the final decision will be made by Quebec's director of Criminal and Penal Prosecutions 12

April 17, 2018 6:57 PM Humboldt cartoon stolen for T-shirt and chance 'to grab some free cash'

Bruce MacKinnon's editorial cartoon was being sold on shirts on Redbubble.com for as much as $42 A long-time editorial cartoonist for the Halifax Chronicle Herald newspaper says he's livid a T-shirt company stole artwork he made about the Humboldt Broncos to sell T-shirts. Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon appeared in the paper and on its website April 12. It showed 10

April 13, 2018 9:51 PM Woman who drove SUV off cliff with wife and kids inside was drunk, police say

Toxicology tests found Jennifer Hart, who drove an SUV carrying her family over a cliff last month, was drunk. Tests also found a “significant” amount of an allergy drug chemical in Hart’s wife and two kids. Sarah and Jennifer Hart and their six adopted children were believed to be in the family’s SUV when it plunged off a cliff in Mendocino County 11

April 11, 2018 9:37 PM Southern Alberta man sentenced to eight years for fatally beating his wife

Court heard he punched and kicked his wife last September as she lay unconscious in a downtown Lethbridge parking lot. LETHBRIDGE, Alta.—A southern Alberta man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for fatally beating his wife. Rodney Yellow Old Woman, who is 53, had been charged with second-degree murder but pleaded guilty to the lesser charge 15

April 10, 2018 1:02 PM Bill Cosby's lawyer launches fierce attack, calls complainant a 'con artist'

TV star paid woman $3.4M US to settle lawsuit over allegations he drugged and molested her, DA says Bill Cosby's lawyer launched a blistering courtroom attack on the complainant on Tuesday, branding her a con artist whose goal was "money, money and lots more money." Tom Mesereau told jurors in his opening statement at the former TV star's sex-assault 6

April 7, 2018 10:09 PM Teenage swimmer Taylor Ruck racking up medals in Commonwealth Games pool

With five medals in five events so far, the Canadian teen is on track to make history. With five medals in five events here (one gold, three silver and a bronze), Ruck is on track to make history. She still has the 200 backstroke, 100 freestyle and likely the individual medley relay to go. Canadian Elaine Tanner won seven medals (four gold and three 11