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Supervised injection site being explored by Interior Health

Chief medical health officer says explorations still very preliminary<p>The Interior Health Authority is looking into the possibility of setting up …

Edmonton Queen riverboat up for auction

One interested buyer has offered $10,000 for the iconic Edmonton riverboat<p>The Edmonton Queen is being auctioned off.<p>One of Edmonton's best-known …

Suspected MH370 debris found on island nation of Mauritius

<b>(CNN) —</b> A piece of debris thought to be from the Malaysian airliner that went missing more than two years ago over the Indian Ocean has been found in the island nation of Mauritius.<p>The debris suspected to be from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which vanished in March 2014 with 239 people on board, …

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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: Mozambique debris 'almost certainly' from plane

Australia said on Thursday that plane debris recovered earlier this month from Mozambique was highly likely to have come from Malaysia Airlines …

Mike Durant: More than just the 'Black Hawk Down' guy

<b>Huntsville, Alabama (CNN) —</b> "I can hear them coming ... they are on their way and they are going to kill me."<p>Sitting in the cockpit of his downed Black Hawk helicopter, Chief Warrant Officer Mike Durant looked to the sky and tried to come to terms with his imminent death.<p>With each passing moment, …

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MH370: Did the pilots do it?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two years after MH370 went missing and key questions remain unanswered: Where is the plane and what happened in the cockpit in the early hours of March 8, 2014?<p>Amid the conspiracy theories, there are two main views on what might have happened.<p>The first suggests that the captain hijacked the …

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Thai, Malaysian officials to investigate whether new debris is from MH370

<b>Bangkok, Thailand (CNN) —</b> Thai and Malaysian officials will investigate whether a large piece of curved metal found on the southern Thai coast could be from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.<p>But analysts are already at odds about whether the debris likely came from a plane.<p>The debris was found …

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12 new beautiful hotels to check into in 2016 | CNN Travel

(CNN) — A luxurious tree house in Phuket?<p>A heritage-listed former pub in Sydney?<p>Whether you like your hotels opulent, classy, off-the-wall or flashy, these top new properties -- some already open -- are worth checking into in 2016.<p>Keemala (Phuket, Thailand)<p><b>Opened:</b> December 1, 2015<p>Quirky Keemala is …

Hospitality

Austerity bites? The London cafe where everything is £1

Is it a sign of austerity, or just an intriguing business model? BBC News visits a cafe in central London that is testing selling all its food and drink for £1.<p>The inspiration came from similar shops in Israel and New Zealand, explains owner Jo Kaye.<p>Follow video journalist Dougal Shaw on</i> …

Alpine ski resorts: Europe's 10 most beautiful | CNN Travel

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Is Edmonton's Metro LRT really a 'Kafkaesque nightmare?'

'I thought I was just stuck in this sort of fever-dream,' National Post writer Tristin Hopper tells CBC<p>By now, you may have a read a certain column …

The little car you can drive in France without a licence

<b>If you are planning on driving in France, beware - one could be heading straight for you at the next roundabout. Carolyn Brown, who lives part of the year in Brittany, has a cautionary tale about a very small car.</b><p>Losing one's driving licence in the UK is a serious matter - expensive and, to say the …

Entertainment

The Canadian Screen Awards Sunday night are set to celebrate the best in Canadian film and TV, but also give airtime to Canada’s AfterMeToo movement, …

Pope Francis arrives in U.S. for historic visit

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Pope Francis landed on U.S. soil for the first time just before 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday, launching a six-day visit that will highlight his love for the poor and his willingness to tackle the nation's most significant political, social and economic controversies.<p>In an unprecedented …

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West Flores: So much more than Komodo dragons | CNN Travel

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Pilot spots large object off Reunion, aviation authorities say

<b>(CNN) —</b> Nearly two months after debris from the vanished Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 washed up on Reunion Island, a large object reportedly floating off the island has piqued the interest of French officials there.<p>An Air France pilot reported seeing "a white object" floating in the Indian Ocean on …

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Migrant crisis: Germany 'can take 500,000 asylum seekers a year'

<b>Germany can cope with at least 500,000 asylum seekers a year for several years, Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel has said.</b><p>Germany expects more than 800,000 asylum-seekers in 2015 alone - four times the 2014 figure.<p>Mr Gabriel reiterated that other EU states should share the burden.<p>The UN's refugee …

Flight MH370: France confirms part found on Réunion Island is from missing plane

Malaysia previously said paint colour, maintenance-record matches proved link to aircraft<p>French investigators have formally identified a washed-up …

France unsure plane part came from MH370, source says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Experts in France have not been able to determine with certainty whether a piece of airplane wing found July 29 on an Indian Ocean island belongs to MH370, the Malaysian airliner carrying 239 people that disappeared 2014, a French source close to the investigation told CNN on …

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Schiphol Airport video shows luggage's wild ride | CNN Travel

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Why Nigeria's plans for a dream Eldorado city are not radical enough

<b>(CNN) —</b> The government of the state of Lagos -- Nigeria's former capital -- has proudly proclaimed it is building a new city that will become the new financial center of Nigeria, and perhaps West Africa. The scale of the Eko Atlantic project is immense and progress is being achieved through a team …

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MH370: France steps up searches off Reunion as Malaysia sticks to its guns

<b>Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (CNN) —</b> France is stepping up the search off Reunion Island for debris from missing Flight MH370 as Malaysia insists its investigators found more objects from a plane on the the Indian Ocean island.<p>A military plane will conduct flights over the waters near the French island …

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I walked through the valley of the shadow of death every day to get to the playground at my grade school.<p>The playground leading to the school was …

Improved nutrition labels could still be 5 years away

If three-quarters of a cup of Reese's Puffs cereal has 110 calories, one gram of dietary fibre and two grams of protein; and one cup of Kellogg's …

MH370 search: Plane debris arrives in France

<b>A piece of debris that experts believe could be from missing flight MH370 has arrived in France from the Indian Ocean island of Reunion, where it was found on Wednesday.</b><p>The object, believed to be part of a wing, is now at a defence ministry laboratory in Toulouse for analysis.<p>The Malaysia Airlines …

MH370 search: Debris found in Reunion may give clues on when plane part broke

<b>Saint-Denis, Reunion Island (CNN) —</b> When investigators get an in-person view of a wing component that likely came from a Boeing 777, they'll be looking for not only a serial number but clues as to why the part broke off the Boeing 777.<p>One group of independent observers said Thursday that the damage …

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MH370 search: Malaysia almost certain debris found is from Boeing 777

Location of part discovered consistent with the drift analysis, country's prime minister says<p>Malaysia is "almost certain" that plane debris found on …

Could this debris be from missing plane MH370? - CNN Video

Debris washed up on an island not far from Madagascar and experts are determining if it could be from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. CNN's Tom Foreman reports.

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Theories but no debris: A year on, where is MH370?

<b>(CNN) —</b> "Good night Malaysian three-seven-zero." It was a routine sign-off, an all-is-well.<p>On March 8, 2014, at 1:19 a.m., someone spoke those last words from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 to air traffic controllers before the Boeing 777 vanished.<p>A year later, searchers have no new clues as to where …

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