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Suspected mountain lion attack injures California boy

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Wildlife officers killed a mountain lion in a San Diego County nature preserve and will try to determine if it was the animal that injured a 4-year-old boy during a group hike a few hours earlier, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife said Tuesday. The boy was hospitalized following the Monday afternoon attack and treated for head injuries that were not life-threatening, Fish and Wildlife Lt. Scott Bringman told a press conference. The boy was part of a group of six adults and five children in Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve, a 3,700-acre (1,497-hectare) strip of nature meandering through residential tracts about 20 miles (32 kilometers) north of downtown San Diego. The boy was in the middle of the group, which scattered at the time of the attack, Fish and Wildlife Lt. Scott Brin...
Demi Lovato breaks silence after suspected heroin overdose

Demi Lovato breaks silence after suspected heroin overdose

Entertainment
The US singer took to her Demi Lovato Instagram page to post a statement to her 70.7 million fans after a suspected heroin overdose.She wrote: "I have always been transparent about my journey with addiction."What I've learned is that this illness is not something that disappears or fades with time."It is something I must continue to overcome and have not done yet." INSTAGRAM/DEMI LOVATO BROKEN SILENCE: Demi has addressed her suspected heroin overdose on Instagram INSTAGRAM/DEMI LOVATO SPEAKING OUT: Demi released a statement to her fans The star continued: "I want to thank God for keeping me alive and well."To my fans, I am forever grateful for ...
Demi Lovato net worth: How much is singer in hospital with suspected drug overdose worth?

Demi Lovato net worth: How much is singer in hospital with suspected drug overdose worth?

Entertainment
Reports from TMZ suggested Demi Lovato had been rushed to hospital in LA with a suspected heroin overdose.However, since then the website has reported it was not heroin she had used.Emergency services rushed to the 25-year-old’s Hollywood Hills home Tuesday morning.The Sober singer would not tell paramedics which drug she had taken when they arrived.Demi is now said to be awake and responsive in hospital after paramedics brought her back to consciousness using Narcan.The medication, which is sprayed into the nose, blocks the effects of opioids and restores normal breathing.Demi has previously spoken openly about her battle with alcohol and drugs.Despite her struggles, she is still releasing music which has earned her a small fortunate. ...
Demi Lovato 'in Los Angeles hospital for suspected overdose'

Demi Lovato 'in Los Angeles hospital for suspected overdose'

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Pop singer Demi Lovato is in a Los Angeles hospital after a suspected drug overdose, US media report. The Los Angeles Police Department reportedly responded on Tuesday to a medical emergency in the Hollywood Hills, where Lovato lives.TMZ reports the 25-year-old was found unconscious and treated at the scene with Naloxone, an anti-overdose medicine, after possibly taking heroin.The Sorry Not Sorry singer was in a stable condition, US media report.Lovato has struggled with substance abuse for years, and appeared to relapse in recent weeks.Last month she cancelled her show at London's O2 arena, announcing the news on Twitter hours before the concert was due to begin. Demi Lovato 'not sober anymore' Demi Lovato fans sing 'get well' ...
Suspected pirates kidnap Dutch cargo ship crew members near Nigeria

Suspected pirates kidnap Dutch cargo ship crew members near Nigeria

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April 24 (UPI) -- Suspected pirates boarded a Dutch-flagged cargo ship near the Nigerian coast, the ship's managing company said Monday.The suspects kidnapped 12 of the 14 crew members on board FWN Rapide on Saturday near Port Harcourt, ForestWave Navigation BV said.Two others crew members were uninjured and moved the vessel to a safe location, the company said. ForestWave commended the two for their "courageous and professional handling" of the incident."ForestWave would like to stress its main priority is to establish contact with the missing seafarers and secure their earliest and secure return," the company said in a statement. "The company's Emergency Response team is working around the clock and is liaising with the local and international authorities."The ship was traveling from Tak...