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Doctor, family, issue warning about potentially deadly mushrooms around Victoria

VICTORIA - A Victoria resident who ate a wild mushroom he picked in the city's downtown has become seriously ill, prompting the Island Health authority to issue a warning for others to be extra cautious. The authority's chief medical health officer Dr. Richard Stanwick says the person has been...
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We’re always game for gadgets that make travel easier ? especially those that allow us to bring our entire wardrobe along. Behold the ShelfPack. This expandable suitcase turns int
Chloe Ferry headed for a girls night out[Xposure] The pair, who have almost shared the same relationship ups and down as Charlotte Crosby and Gaz Beadle on Geordie Shore, both seemed to have coole
Fugitive former Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov, who escaped to Russia in 2014 during the EuroMaidan Revolution and is now wanted by the Security Service of Ukraine, said on Dec. 9 he would fig
Lottie Moss and Made in Chelsea's Alex Mytton are on their first couple's holiday together [MEGA] And now it looks like the pair are making the most of their landmark first vacation as a coup
I'm a Celebrity: Adam Thomas gets reunited with his fiancée Caroline [ITV] Adam Thomas gained huge popularity during his time in the I'm A Celeb Jungle, fronted by Ant and Dec. The Emmerdale star
Made In Chelsea's Olivia Bentley was pictured amid the scandal [Pepito/SilverHub] Made in Chelsea star Olivia Bentley was seen enjoying a holiday in Sydney, Australia after leaked footage sho
The I’m A Celebrity runner-up was the focus of attention from the former TOWIE star-turned This Morning gossip journalist while he was in there, and while his mother has come out in support, he has
Ferne McCann has revealed her hair makeover on Instagram [Ferne McCann/Instagram] And it seems it was time for something new for the former The Only Way Is Essex star who debuted yet another new l
On Thursday, actor Judge Reinhold was arrested on a disorderly conduct charge after a confrontation with security agents at a Dallas, Texas airport.        
Country stars Chris Lane, Canaan Smith and Easton Corbin talk about close calls when their tour buses caught fire and the dangers of living on the road. (Dec. 8)       &#
For five decades a Nicosia bookshop has been a monument to everything Cypriot in print. THEO PANAYIDES meets its founder   The first time I walk into MAM bookshop in Nicosia, to arrange a time f
Woody Harrelson makes his franchise debut as a merciless military man.        
Be it the mines, fields, brick kilns, or carpet looms, the condition of children working in them is inhuman and a concerted global effort is needed to protect their childhood, writes Nobel Laureate Ka
A millennium-old minaret towering above Aleppo's Umayyad mosque, an imposing citadel overlooking the old city center, a medieval covered market and a 21st century shopping mall.
Peter Andre and Emily MacDonagh welcomed a baby boy at the end of November [Wenn] There have been many gorgeous celebrity babies who have been introduced to the world in the last year. Kim K
Celine Dion has opened up about facing her first Christmas without her late husband [Getty] And now the singer has opened up about facing her first Christmas without him. The star has revealed sh
An Atlanta mother who volunteers to help a refugee family discovers that the need, and the benefit, goes both ways.
Kate Middleton looked incredible in Diana's tiara [James Whatling] The Duchess Of Cambridge, alongside her husband Prince William, headed to the annual lavish event sporting a gorgeous red dress a
Gigi Hadid has revealed that she's been suffering from a thyroid disease for two years [Getty] Model Gigi Hadid has revealed that she suffers from Hashimoto’s disease, a condition which affects th
Justin Bieber has been announced as a headliner for British Summer Time Hyde Park 2017 [Getty] And it looks like he's using his time as a single man to throw himself into his work. As well as ann
Brooklyn Beckham posted this hilarious throwback snap of Victoria [Brooklyn Beckham/Instagram] The footballer’s son, 17, took to Instagram to post the funny snap to his 8.8 million followers, of h
Nicole Scherzinger admitted that she wants to duet with Cruz Beckham  [Getty] X Factor judge Nicole Scherzinger is lining up a duet with Victoria and David Beckham’s youngest son, who ha
Nigel Farage has his sights set on Strictly Come Dancing 2017 [Wenn] The former UKIP leader was rumoured to be going into the I’m A Celebrity jungle this year, but has now revealed that following
Rapper Kanye West was pictured for the first time since he was hospitalised [Giovanni Leonardo Bassan/Instagram] Rapper Kanye West has been photographed for the first time since he was released fr
What's worth watching, and what might not be, in primetime        
Zayn Malik and Taylor Swift have shocked fans with their surprise reveal [WIRE] The two superstars have teamed up for track I Don't Wanna Live Forever for the Fifty Shades Darker soundtrack. Tayl
It's off the 'Fifty Shades Darker' soundtrack.        
The Netherlands has threatened to scupper a trade and security deal between the Ukraine and the EU unless it receives legally binding guarantees at a summit of European leaders next week. Read more he
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Walt Disney fans can buy a piece of history when the late animation entrepreneur's signed will and other Disney memorabilia go up for auction on Friday.
Iron Man, the Vulture and high school crushes, oh my!        
THIS time of the year when we can take that needed vacation from work, a number of families take time to relax and enjoy the holidays by traveling outside the country. One of the destinations where Fi
MANY mental health workers (i.e. counselors, social workers, psychologists) and other individuals like houseparents and child care workers experience vicarious trauma. Vicarious trauma is the process
The figure on this small ceramic plate handmade by local artist Marna McGlinn is quite dapper.        

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