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Booze still drug of choice for Ontario teens

TORONTO—Alcohol remains the most popular drug of choice among Ontario youth, according to the most recent biennial survey of Grade 7-12 students by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.

Almost 46 percent of the 10,426 respondents from across the province reported having imbibed in the past year, said Robert Mann, a senior scientist at CAMH who co-authored yesterday’s report.

Air France flight diverted

PARIS—An Air France flight from San Francisco to Paris was diverted to Montreal after an unspecified anonymous threat, with the passengers disembarking safely before authorities declared it a false alarm.

At least 15 fire trucks and police cars met Flight 83 at Montreal’s Trudeau International Airport late yesterday, where authorities verified the aircraft, passengers, and baggage.