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Nigerian militants threaten oil rig attacks within days

Nigerian militants threaten oil rig attacks within daysBy Tife Owolabi and Alexis Akwagyiram YENAGOA/LAGOS, Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigerian militants threatened on Wednesday to attack off-shore oil facilities within days, raising fears of a repeat of a 2016 wave of violence that helped push Africa's biggest economy into recession. The Niger Delta Avengers - the fighters behind many of the 2016 attacks - said they had planned the assaults after giving up on talks to give their impoverished southern region a greater share of the oil revenue it produced. It said its targets, in the seas off the swampland delta region, would include the Bonga Platform and the Agbami, EA and Akpo fields.


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Police issue warning about drugs cut with aposRizzyapos after manaposs skin is eaten away

Police issue warning about drugs cut with 'Rizzy' after man's skin is eaten awayPolice in Alliance, Ohio, issued a warning to other law enforcement officials after a man's skin was eaten away when he allegedly injected heroin tainted with a substance called "Rizzy" into his arms, according to WEWS. Narcotics officers who arrested the unnamed 25-year-old man last week said they immediately noticed his horrific injuries. WEWS reports that the man's forearm skin was blackened and peeling, and some of his flesh had been completely eaten away.


Read more: https://www.yahoo.com/news/police-issue-warning-drugs-cut-152200317.html

USA Gymnastics Wonapost Seek To Punish McKayla Maroney For Speaking About Nassar Abuse

USA Gymnastics Won't Seek To Punish McKayla Maroney For Speaking About Nassar AbuseUSA Gymnastics said Wednesday it will not seek to penalize Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney for breaking a confidentiality agreement to speak out against former team doctor Larry Nassar, an admitted sexual predator whose sentencing hearing began this week.


Read more: https://www.yahoo.com/news/usa-gymnastics-won-apos-t-151241278.html



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