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Rapper DMX in hospital after heart attack

Rapper DMX in hospital after heart attack

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EPAUS rapper and actor DMX is in serious condition in hospital following a heart attack, says his lawyer Murray Richman.Mr Richman told US media he didn't know whether the heart attack was brought on by a drug overdose, as reported by TMZ.DMX has publicly battled substance abuse for years, and spent several periods in rehab.He is seen as a hip-hop icon, and has collaborated with artists including JAY-Z, Ja Rule, Eve and LL Cool J as well as appearing in films.The 50-year-old, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was taken to hospital in White Plains, New York late on Friday evening, Mr Richman said, where he is surrounded by his family. "He was on life support," the lawyer said. "He's been taken off of life support. He is breathing on his own but there is a little brain activity."The father-of...

University of California victim of nationwide hack attack

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The University of California is warning students and staff that a ransomware group might have stolen and published their personal data and that of hundreds of other schools, government agencies and companies nationwideBy ROBERT JABLON The Associated PressApril 3, 2021, 8:30 AM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleLOS ANGELES -- The University of California is warning its students and staff that a ransomware group might have stolen and published their personal data and that of hundreds of other schools, government agencies and companies nationwide.A cybersecurity attack targeted a vulnerability in Accellion, a third-party vendor that is used to securely transfer files, the university said in a statement Wednesday.“We understand those behind this attack have publishe...
Rangers: Slavia to file ‘brutal attack’ complaint with police

Rangers: Slavia to file ‘brutal attack’ complaint with police

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Slavia Prague say they have lodged a criminal complaint over a "brutal attack" on Ondrej Kudela at Ibrox.The Czech club claim Kudela was set upon after their 2-0 Europa League win on Thursday.Rangers allege that Kudela racially abused Glen Kamara in the closing stages of the game, which led to an on-pitch altercation.Slavia say their complaint details a list of witnesses, including Rangers manager Steven Gerrard.A statement explains that the Czech Embassy in London will officially file the club's grievance but a Police Scotland spokesperson said: "No reports of criminality have been made by either club in connection with last night's match. "Police Scotland has contacted club officials and assured them that should any allegation be received it will be investigated thoroughly."Slavia assert...

Woman in Uber driver attack to be returned to San Francisco

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A woman arrested in Las Vegas several days after an attack on an Uber driver that was widely viewed on social media agreed Monday to be transferred in custody to San Francisco to face criminal chargesBy KEN RITTER Associated PressMarch 15, 2021, 7:39 PM• 3 min readLAS VEGAS -- A woman arrested in Las Vegas several days after an attack on an Uber driver in San Francisco that was widely viewed on social media agreed Monday to be transferred in custody to California to face criminal charges.Malaysia King’s court appearance in Las Vegas came hours after police in San Francisco announced that Arna Kimiai, 24, a woman seen with King in the Uber driver confrontation, turned herself in to face robbery, assault and battery, conspiracy and other charges.Kimiai’s attorney, Seth Morris, said Kimiai po...
Demi Lovato ‘had three strokes and a heart attack’ after 2018 overdose

Demi Lovato ‘had three strokes and a heart attack’ after 2018 overdose

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Getty ImagesDemi Lovato has said she had three strokes and a heart attack after a drug overdose in 2018, and that doctors told her she had been minutes from death.The US pop star, 28, says in a new documentary trailer: "My doctors said that I had five to 10 more minutes."Lovato also told reporters she had been "left with brain damage and I still feel the effects of that".Those effects include blurry vision that means she can't drive and made reading difficult, she revealed.The former child star was taken to hospital in July 2018 after being found unconscious at her Los Angeles home. The overdose, reportedly of opioids laced with fentanyl, came a month after she revealed she had broken six years of sobriety.In the trailer for her new YouTube documentary series Dancing With The Devil, she sa...