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WHITEHORSE — Yukon's chief coroner has issued a warning to residents about an increase in opioid-related deaths. Heather Jones says in a statement that officials have confirmed four deaths due to illicit drugs in the first seven days of this year and they're investigating three other deaths thought to be drug-related. She says the extremely high number of drug-related deaths in the past several months is a catastrophic reminder of the dangers of illicit drug use in Yukon. Jones says toxic street
Kardashian captioned her latest bikini photo,"Beach Party," with a blue "P" emoji.
via InstagramChris Daughtry’s daughter Hannah Price killed herself while under the influence of drugs, her family revealed Wednesday.Price, 25, was found dead in her home in Northern Tennessee in November, but her cause of death had been a mystery until now, with the family asking people to “please just stop” circulating rumors that her death had been a homicide. Chris and Deanna Daughtry said in a statement on Wednesday that their daughter had found herself in abusive relationships as an adult
Federal authorities were at the Texas home of Democratic Rep. Henry Cuellar Wednesday as part of an undisclosed law enforcement investigation.
By turns blustery and defiant, reflective and hopeful, President Biden used just the second press conference of his presidency on U.S. soil to argue that his administration has hardly been the moribund and aimless affair depicted by Republicans and in some media reports.
For the South Pacific island nation of Tonga, the tsunami unleashed by Saturday's volcanic eruption laid bare some of the ways that climate change is threatening the islands' very existence. By increasing temperatures and driving up sea levels, climate change will likely worsen disasters wrought by tsunamis, storm surges, and heat waves, experts say.
NEW YORK (AP) — The parents of Otto Warmbier, a U.S. student who died after being imprisoned by North Korea and released by the country in a coma in 2017, should receive $240,300 seized from a North Korean bank account, a federal judge ruled last week. The amount would be a partial payment toward the more than $501 million Fred and Cindy Warmbier of Wyoming, Ohio, were awarded in 2018 by a federal judge in Washington, D.C. The couple have claimed their college student son was tortured by North K
The Supreme Court on Wednesday denied former President Donald Trump's request for a stay of a lower court mandate that hundreds of pages of his presidential records from Jan. 6 be turned over to the congressional committee investigating the attack on the U.S. Capitol. Justice Clarence Thomas would have granted the application. In November, an appeals court put a temporary pause on the records handover after Trump sued the committee and the National Archives, asserting executive privilege over more than 750 pages of records that the National Archivist had determined were relevant to the Jan. 6 probe into Trump's efforts to overturn the 2020 election and the subsequent attack on the Capitol.
After an almost four-year saga, Gananoque officials say the Gord Brown Memorial/Canada 150 rink is anticipated to open this weekend for skating. In early December, town officials were hopeful to have the outdoor rink ready for the new year, but with too many complications to sort out first it wasn't set in stone. Having the rink open is "overdue," said Mayor Ted Lojko, adding that, due to different circumstances, they couldn't open the rink last year as they had originally expected, but he expec
The servicemembers involved in the accident were part of the 2nd Marine Logistics Group based at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina.
The Oklahoma City Thunder (14-29) play against the San Antonio Spurs (28-28) at AT&T Center Game Time: 8:30 PM EST on Wednesday January 19, 2022 Oklahoma City Thunder 0, San Antonio Spurs 0 (8:30 pm ET) What's the buzz on Twitter? Joe Mussatto @ ...
SEATTLE — Former Vancouver Whitecap Andy Rose has joined the Seattle Sounders as an assistant coach. The 31-year-old defender/midfielder spent the last three seasons with the Whitecaps but became a free agent when his contract expired at the end of 2021. The Australian-born Englishman began his pro career with Seattle after being acquired via a trade in the 2012 MLS supplemental draft out of UCLA. “We are excited to officially welcome Andy back to our club as he begins his coaching career,” Soun
Thousands take part in Betty White Challenge to help local animal shelters
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Disability rights activists and advocates for Britney Spears backed a California proposal Wednesday to provide more protections for those under court-ordered conservatorships, while promoting less-restrictive alternatives. Their move came as the volatile Spears case again boiled over in a Los Angeles County courtroom. The hearing to settle lingering issues in the aftermath of Spears’ conservatorship, which was terminated in November, quickly descended into a series of a
The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has made another regular casino payment to Gananoque and the Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands (TLTI). On Wednesday, OLG announced that it is issuing the third-quarter non-tax gaming revenue in the amount of $221,262 to both the township and the town, for hosting the Shorelines Casino Thousand Islands. According to OLG, all gaming sites were open throughout the third quarter, which was from Oct. 1 to Dec. 31, 2021. The casinos operated wi
Charges have been recommended against former Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation and Reentry Director Charles Ryan in connection to a Tempe shooting.
Hamilton postponed at Popejoy Hall to May.2023
Serena Williams and 4-year-old daughter Olympia Ohanian channeled their inner Jedis during a lightsaber duel on Wednesday
The Thousand Islands Watershed Land Trust (TIWLT) spoke about about land conservation and green infrastructure in a first-ever science café on Tuesday night. The mission of the TIWLT is to protect land within the Thousand Islands Watershed region, and on Tuesday the land trust shared why it's important to protect the land. “Climate change is really a result of the way we've changed the parameters of how we changed climate, mainly the world about us," said land trust president Don Ross. He added
The Peterborough Humane Society has terminated its animal control and impound services with a number of Peterborough County townships because they did not donate to a fund for its new Animal Care Centre, according to North Kawartha Township council. At a regular meeting Tuesday, councillors heard from staff that the township received a letter from the society notifying them of the change, effective March 14. Councillors reacted by calling it “blackmail” and “phenomenally petty.” Township chief a