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2 min ago | Merced Sun-Star

Ohio won't investigate Cedar Point ride accident

Two people were hurt Saturday night when a cable snapped on the Skyhawk ride that swings up to 125 feet in the air, said Cedar Point spokesman Bryan Edwards.


Related Topix: Barnegat, NJ

3 hrs ago | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

PWC Fatal Accident on Big Niangua

A man who had been involved in an accident earlier on the water on Saturday evening is dead after having a second accident just minutes later.


7 hrs ago | KAUZ

Tanker catches fire amid clashes in Libyan capital

Authorities say powerful storms crossing east Tennessee have destroyed 10 homes and damaged others, though there are no immediate reports of any deaths or injuries.


Related Topix: Fire, World News, Africa, Libya, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks

11 hrs ago |

Teens describe harrowing escape from sinking ship

IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Journalists ask Lee Joon-seok, captain of South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank at sea off Jindo, questions as Lee walked out of court.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Family, Teenagers,

Sun Jul 27, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

1 dead, 2 rescued after boat sinks in South Texas

A man in South Texas has died after the boat he was on sank in a bay near the Gulf of Mexico.


Related Topix: Rockport, TX

Albany Times Union

Small plane crash on Fla. beach: 1 dead, 1 injured

This Sunday, July 27, 2014, photo provided by the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office shows emergency personnel at the scene of a small plane crash in Caspersen Beach in Venice, Fla.


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Sarasota County, FL, Venice, FL, Florida

WTVG-TV Toledo

Dad killed, daughter injured when plane crashes into them on beach

A father was killed and his daughter seriously injured while walking along a Florida beach when a small plane crash landed Sunday on the Gulf Coast only feet from the surf, authorities said.


Related Topix: Jeff Miller, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Air Accidents, Sarasota County, FL, Venice, FL

Costa Concordia captain celebrates reported book deal as Italy mourns shipwreck victims

On Monday, Francesco Schettino had posed for photographers at the Italian publisher Pietro Graus's third annual "White Party" - an exclusive event that the mogul hosts on the island in the Bay of Naples and at which all the guests wear white.


Related Topix: Italy, World News,


NY man drowns after falling into Sacandaga Lake

The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office says a 29-year-old man has drowned after he fell into Sacandaga Lake while docking a pontoon boat.


Related Topix: Saratoga County, NY

The Virginian-Pilot

Survivors of cruiser Indianapolis sinking reunite

About a third of the remaining 36 survivors of the worst single seagoing disaster in U.S. Navy history gathered for a reunion this weekend in Indianapolis, the city for which their doomed ship was named.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News

The Olympian

Shipwrecked Concordia completes last voyage

The wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship can be barely seen near the horizon line with in foreground one of the best known landmarks of Genoa, the Lanterna, a lighthose built in 1543, Saturday, July 26, 2014.


Coast Reporter

2 killed in crash of small amphibious plane near Nanaimo

Two people have been killed after their amphibious plane crashed on Cottonwood Golf Course on Saturday evening just northeast of Nanaimo Airport.


Related Topix: Canada, Air Accidents

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Family rescued after boat sinks off Wicklow coast

Both Wicklow RNLI lifeboats launched at 1.40pm today after a small boat with four occupants sank eight miles north east of Wicklow harbour.


Kayaker injured in motorboat collision on Susquehanna River

A motorboat collided with a kayaker on the Susquehanna River just before 4 p.m. Saturday, said an eyewitness to the incident.

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Related Topix: Rochester, NY


A second patrol-rescue boat sinks at Lake Tahoe

Incline Village, Nev. --Washoe County Sheriff's investigators are looking into what could have caused another patrol boat to sink in Lake Tahoe.


Related Topix: Incline-Village, NV, Washoe County, NV

Cybercast News Service

Lake Huron fishery recovers, but anglers skeptical

More than a decade after its prized chinook salmon crashed, Lake Huron is fertile fishing territory once more, with fast-growing populations of native species such as walleye and lake trout, biologists say.


Related Topix: Michigan Technological University, Michigan State University

1 Hospitalized After Jet Ski Collides With Pontoon Boat On Beaver Lake

A man was hospitalized Friday afternoon after the jet ski he was on collided with a pontoon boat on Beaver Lake in Carroll County, according to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.


Related Topix: Carroll County, AR

Stars and Stripes

Before Ukraine disaster, America's 'Flight 17'

Fury and frustration still mount over the downing of Malaysia Air Flight 17, and justly so.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, US Military, US Navy, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A300, Opinion

Morecambe Visitor

Praise for plumber's mercy dash after M6 crash

A Good Samaritan was praised after he ran to shops to buy water for motorists stuck on the motorway after a two-lorry smash in sweltering heat.


Fri Jul 25, 2014

WLUK-TV Green Bay

2 rescued from capsized sailboat on Lake Winnebago

The Fond du Lac Sheriff's Office Water Patrol and Rescue responded Friday afternoon after the 16-foot sailboat capsized about three-fourths of a mile west of a boat launch.