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Woman Killed in
Shark Attack Off Mexico
Dec 4, 2023 9:40 AM CST
Woman Killed in Shark Attack Off Mexico
26-year-old was swimming with her daughter in Melaque
- A Mexican woman died after she was severely bitten in the leg by a shark in the Pacific Ocean off the beach town of Melaque, authorities said Sunday. Rafael Araiza, the head of the local civil defense office, said the attack occurred Saturday a short distance from the beach in...
Coast Guard Calls Off Search
for Man Lost in 'Sneaker' Wave
Nov 28, 2023 7:47 AM CST
Coast Guard Calls Off Search for Man Lost in 'Sneaker' Wave
54-year-old was swept out to sea off California coast, along with granddaughter, 5, who died
- A little girl is dead and her grandfather remains missing after a wave swept them both out to sea near California's Half Moon Bay. The search for the two began Saturday afternoon at Martins Beach, which
notes is about 30 miles south of San Francisco. The 5-year-old...
As They Got to the Seafloor, He
'Knew We Were Making History'
Nov 22, 2023 8:11 AM CST
As They Got to the Seafloor, He 'Knew We Were Making History'
Explorer, retired Navy Capt. Don Walsh, part of first crew to reach deepest part of ocean, is dead at 92
- Retired Navy Capt. Don Walsh, an explorer who in 1960 was part of a two-man crew that made the first voyage to the deepest part of the ocean—to the "snuff-colored ooze" at the bottom of the Pacific's Mariana Trench—has died. He was 92. Walsh died Nov....
Gunman Opens Fire in Hospital
Lobby, Killing Security Guard
Nov 18, 2023 10:45 AM CST
Gunman Opens Fire in Hospital Lobby, Killing Security Guard
State trooper then killed gunman at Concord's New Hampshire Hospital, a psychiatric facility
- Two people are dead after a shooting at a New Hampshire psychiatric hospital, including the gunman, according to authorities. Per the
, the shooting took place around 3:30pm ET on Friday in the lobby of Concord's New Hampshire Hospital, with state police reporting that the gunman was...
Italian Fashion Designer Dies
Days After Joining Moschino
Nov 11, 2023 9:30 AM CST
Italian Fashion Designer Dies Days After Joining Moschino
Brand's new creative director Davide Renne, formerly with Gucci, is dead at 46
- Just days after Davide Renne left Gucci and arrived at Moschino to take over as creative director, the Italian fashion designer has died, reports the
New York Post
. "It is with deep sorrow and great sadness, Moschino announces that Davide Renne passed away on November 10th, 2023 in Milan,...
After Decade Without Fatal Bear
Attacks, a Chilling Shift in Japan
Nov 9, 2023 5:05 PM CST
After Decade Without Fatal Bear Attacks, a Chilling Shift in Japan
College student among at least 5 people thought to have been killed by bears this year
- Prior to this year, no fatal bear attacks were reported in Japan for more than a decade. Now, police in the country are investigating what's thought to be at least the fifth such attack of 2023. Police on the northern Hokkaido island, where brown bears roam, say the body...
'I Tried to Run, but the
Whole House Collapsed'
Nov 4, 2023 10:45 AM CDT
'I Tried to Run, but the Whole House Collapsed'
Powerful quake in northwest Nepal kills more than 150
- Survivors of a strong earthquake that shook Nepal's northwest in the middle of the night described sudden shaking, followed by houses collapsing and burying entire families, as the death toll rose to 157 on Saturday. Most of those killed were crushed by debris when their houses—usually made by...
Mauled by Shark 'in
the Blink of an Eye'
Nov 1, 2023 7:21 AM CDT
Surfer Fatally Mauled by Shark 'in the Blink of an Eye'
Police are now hunting for body of man off coast of South Australia after Tuesday attack
- A surfboard with a bite mark is all that remained after a surfer off of South Australia's Eyre Peninsula was dragged under the water Tuesday by what witnesses believe was a great white shark. Police confirm they're now looking for the 55-year-old man's body, per 7NEWS , which...
Here Are the 18
Victims in Maine
Oct 28, 2023 9:00 AM CDT
Here Are the 18 Victims in Maine
A teen bowler, a shipbuilder who loved cornhole among those gunned down in Lewiston
- Amid reports of the Friday discovery of the body of the suspected gunman in two mass shootings in Lewiston, Maine, more details on the victims. The 18 people killed included a 14-year-old bowler, a shipbuilder who loved playing the game of cornhole, and a sign language interpreter. According to Maine...
He Showed Up Bald for
Audition, Got the Part
Oct 28, 2023 7:00 AM CDT
He Showed Up Bald for
Audition, Got the Part
Richard Moll, bailiff 'Bull' Shannon on '80s sitcom, is dead at 80
- Aristotle Nostradamus Shannon isn't exactly a household name, but for much of the '80s, Bull Shannon was. The latter was the nickname of the lovable bailiff character on the sitcom
, which ran from 1984 to 1992 on NBC—and now, sad news on the actor who...
Workers at This Company's
Sites Keep Dying
Oct 28, 2023 6:00 AM CDT
Workers at This Company's Sites Keep Dying
At least 21 dead in coal mine fire in Kazakhstan, the latest in tragedies striking ArcelorMittal Temirtau
- A coal mine fire in central Kazakhstan killed at least 21 workers, while another 25 remained unaccounted for on Saturday, operating company ArcelorMittal Temirtau said in a statement. Some 252 people were working at the Kostenko coal mine at the time of the blaze, believed to have been caused by...
Teen Falls 90 Feet to Her
Death While Rock Climbing
Oct 21, 2023 10:00 AM CDT
Teen Falls 90 Feet to Her Death While Rock Climbing
University of Georgia's Yutong Zhang fell during a climb near Alabama's Cherokee Rock Village
- A University of Georgia student's outdoor adventure in a neighboring state ended in tragedy when she fell during a rock climb last weekend. The Cherokee County Coroner's Office confirmed that Yutong "Faye" Zhang, originally of Minnesota, died last Saturday around noon after she fell 90 feet while...
Outside This Ugandan
Park, a Rare 'Heinous Act'
Oct 18, 2023 7:54 AM CDT
Outside This Ugandan Park, a Rare 'Heinous Act'
Uganda officials say 2 tourists, guide were killed in attack near Queen Elizabeth National Park
- Two foreign tourists and their Ugandan guide were killed when assailants attacked their vehicle near a national park in southwestern Uganda, a wildlife official said Tuesday. Bashir Hangi, spokesman for the Uganda Wildlife Authority, said the attackers set on fire the vehicle in which the group was traveling just outside...
Dozens Dead in Gaza Area
Where Civilians Sought Refuge
Oct 17, 2023 10:05 AM CDT
Dozens Dead in Gaza Area Where Civilians Sought Refuge
Israel bombs southern Gaza after telling civilians to flee there; Hamas says top commander killed
- Israel bombed areas of southern Gaza, where it had told Palestinians to flee to, ahead of an expected ground invasion, killing dozens of people on Tuesday in attacks it says are targeted at Hamas militants that rule the besieged territory, reports the AP . With no water, fuel, or food being...
22 Dead in Israel in
Oct 7, 2023 6:30 AM CDT
22 Dead in Israel in 'Unprecedented' Attack
Hamas incursion from Gaza Strip also left hundreds injured, per Israel's rescue service
- The ruling Hamas militant group in the Gaza Strip carried out an unprecedented, multifront attack on Israel at daybreak Saturday, firing thousands of rockets as dozens of Hamas fighters infiltrated the heavily fortified border in several locations by air, land, and sea and catching the country off guard on a...
2 Soldiers Dead After
Truck Flips in Alaska
Oct 3, 2023 8:11 AM CDT
2 Soldiers Dead After Truck Flips in Alaska
Accident near Salcha also left a dozen Army troops injured
- Two US soldiers were killed and a dozen injured when the transport truck they were traveling in flipped near Salcha, Alaska, according to US Army Alaska. Officials with the 11th Airborne Division of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson say at least 17 soldiers were in the LMTV (light medium tactical vehicle) Monday,...
Woman Who Ran Through
Burning Maui Field Dies
Oct 2, 2023 10:45 AM CDT
Woman Who Ran Through Burning Maui Field Dies
Laurie Allen, who escaped Lahaina's wildfire 7 weeks ago, succumbed to her injuries Friday
- A woman who escaped Hawaii's Lahaina wildfire by running through a flaming field has died after spending more than seven weeks in a hospital burn unit. Laurie Allen died Friday at Straub Medical Center in Honolulu, according to a GoFundMe page set up for her and her husband, Perry...
Traffic Deaths Rise, Despite
Supposedly Safer Cars
Oct 1, 2023 4:50 PM CDT
Traffic Deaths Rise, Despite Supposedly Safer Cars
Experts aren't sure what's causing rise in fatalities, though signs point to bigger sales of larger vehicles
- Alyssa Milligan was someone who intuitively knew when another person needed help, encouragement, or a kind word. Although she was new to Tennessee, the 23-year old physical therapy student, whose mother called her "Sweet Alyssa," had already made many close connections, especially within the tight-knit cycling community around...
Overturned Truck With Toxic
Cargo Causes 'Multiple' Deaths
Sep 30, 2023 8:30 AM CDT
Overturned Truck With Toxic Cargo Causes 'Multiple' Deaths
Area around Illinois accident evacuated due to plume from ammonia leak near Teutopolis
- A semitruck carrying anhydrous ammonia overturned in Illinois, causing "multiple fatalities" and prompting an evacuation of area residents, police said Saturday. The accident, which involved "multiple" vehicles, happened about a half-mile east of Teutopolis on US Highway 40 on Friday at about 9:25pm local time, Illinois State...
Plane Race Ends
in Double Tragedy
Sep 18, 2023 9:11 AM CDT
Plane Race Ends in Double Tragedy
2 pilots killed in Reno, Nevada in collision upon landing; NTSB, FAA among those investigating
- Two pilots were killed when their planes crashed upon landing at an air racing event Sunday in Reno, authorities said. Officials with the Reno Air Racing Association said the planes collided at the conclusion of the T-6 Gold race around 2:15pm Sunday, per the AP . The pilots have been...
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