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Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi ties the knot

Whitney Houston's daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, 20, has tied the knot with her friend Nick Gordon, the Associated Press reports

A representative confirmed that the marriage but did not say when or where it has taken place.

On Thursday, Brown tweeted a pictured of the couple wearing wedding rings with hands on top of each other.

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Whitney Houston's mother to pen memoir of daughter's life

Whitney Houston Credit: Peter Jordan/PA Archive

Whitney Houston's mother is writing a book about her daughter's life, career and death, her publisher HarperCollins has revealed.

The former gospel singer Cissy Houston is penning the memoir, which has been billed "the definitive account of Whitney Houston's astonishing life". The book is currently untitled and is due in February.

Whitney Houston died last February at the age of 48.

Whitney Houston death 'not criminal'

Police investigation says Houston's death was 'not a criminal matter'. Credit: Reuters

In a statement tonight by Beverly Hills police department:

"Based on the findings of our investigation and our review of the coroner's report, we have determined that this is not a criminal matter. The BHPD investigation has been officially closed."

White powder found in Whitney Houston's bathroom

Whitney Houston, 48, had a history of drug addiction Credit: Reuters

White powder was found in the Beverly Hills hotel bathroom where the singer Whitney Houston drowned accidentally in a bathtub in February, according to the full coroner's report released on Wednesday.

Detectives also found a rolled up piece of paper, a small spoon and a mirror - all items used by cocaine users - in the bathroom shortly after the singer's naked body was found in the bathtub.

Houston, 48, had a history of drug addiction.

An autopsy in March determined she died of accidental drowning due to the effects of cocaine and heart disease.

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Whitney ruling ends speculation about death

Whitney Houston Credit: ITV News

A Los Angeles coroner has ruled Whitney Houston died by drowning, but heart disease and cocaine use were contributing factors.

Houston was found submerged in the bathtub of her room at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 11th, one day before the Grammy Awards. There were a number of bottles of prescription drugs in the room.

The Coroner's spokesman Craig Harvey says cocaine metabolites were found in Houston's system, and said the results indicated Houston was a chronic cocaine user.

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