Columbine shooting survivor Austin Eubanks died of a heroin overdose

( CNN) Columbine survivor and addiction speaker Austin Eubanks died of “acute heroin toxicity, ” the coroner’s office has confirmed. Eubanks’ death has been “ruled an accidental heroin overdose, ” Routt County, Colorado, Coroner Robert Ryg, told CNN Thursday. “I’m very sad about it myself, ” Ryg said. “We were hoping for something else, heart […]

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China just quietly wrote off a chunk of Cameroon’s debt. Why the secrecy?

( CNN) When top Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi met Cameroon President Paul Biya in the capital Yaounde last month and wrote off a chunk of the African country’s debt, the deal very nearly ran unnoticed. It was only when a Chinese news report later alleged that Beijing had written off 3 trillion Central African CFA […]

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Coast Guard suspends search for 5 missing crew members after Alaskan crab boat sinks

( CNN) The Coast Guard in Alaska suspended its search Wednesday evening for five missing crew members who were on a crab fishing boat that sank off Sutwik Island. The search spanned over 20 hours and 1,400 square miles. Two survivors were rescued and taken to a hospital in Kodiak, the Coast Guard said. They […]

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Shouting match erupts in Vindman deposition as Democrats accuse Republicans of trying to out whistleblower

( CNN) Democrats and Republican got into a call match behind closed doors on Tuesday while interviewing a witnessin the impeachment investigation, with Democrats accusing Republicans of trying to out the anonymous whistleblower who triggered the impeachment investigation, according to five sources from both parties. Republicans pushed back, arguing they were simply asking questions about […]

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