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  1. Surf comp up in the air after shark attackRead the original story

    18 min ago | Yahoo!

    ... which had bite marks on it when he returned to shore. Ballina mayor David Wright said all the competitors in the surfing competition were pulled out of the water at Lennox Head just after 9am. Australian aerial patrols will be circling the beaches ...

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  2. Shark takes bite of surfer's boardRead the original story

    19 min ago | Yahoo!

    ... Head on Friday morning had to be cancelled for the day. Ballina mayor David Wright said all the competitors in the surfing competition, the Skullcandy Oz Grom Open, were pulled out of the water just after 9am. "The shark this morning could easily ...

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  3. More tar balls wash ashore on Los Angeles County beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Press-Telegram

    MALIBU >> Some surfers at a Malibu surf break were seen using peanut butter to get tar off their feet, as tar balls washed ashore at two Los Angeles County beaches just at today's start of the Fourth of July weekend. “These tar balls are an annual natural occurrence that we experience in Los Angeles County as temperatures rise during the spring and summer months,” said lifeguard Capt.

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  4. Surfing takes Brazilian children out of Rio slumRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The China Post

    ... at the busy highway intersection at the base of the Rocinha shantytown. Now, he ranks in the Top 10 in Rio's junior surfing league. Inspired by the recent rise of Brazilians among the global surfing elite, he says he's focused on becoming the first ...

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  5. Tunisia attack: three lessons we can learnRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... contingent of foreign fighters), the most radical Tunisian Islamists can find good reasons to push their own agenda, surfing on the ISIL wave that has spread around the Mediterranean. This convergence of local grassroots terrorism and international ...

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  6. Shark bites Australian surfer's board a day after attackRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    A shark bit a terrified surfer's board on Friday near the Australian coastal town where another surfer was mauled a day earlier, police said. The 52-year-old surfer was not injured when the shark bit his board, leaving teeth marks in the fiberglass, while surfing off Lennox Head, 600 kilometers north of Sydney, a police statement said.

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  7. Star Wars fan Andre Price quits office job to become a surfing STORMTROOPERRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Castle On a beach far, far away: Star Wars fan quits office job to travel the world with his girlfriend... as a surfing STORMTROOPER A Star Wars super-fan waved goodbye to his job in advertising to explore the world as a surfing stormtrooper. In ...

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  8. The thrilling story of the Original WindsurferRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Surfing News

    The Original Windsurfer was born in the 1960s. One day in January 1967, at a cocktail party in Pacific Palisades, Jim Drake and Hoyle Schweitzer started talking about combining sailing and surfing.

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  9. The Island with Bear Grylls Series 1-2Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channel 4

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  10. Q&A: What makes Grant Schofield feel good?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Louise to admit that it was a great buy (the hardest part). The last good wave I surfed, especially if my boys are surfing with me, and especially if they dropped in on me (which they do all the time). Being on a wave pulls you right into the here ...

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  11. Meet the ordinary people who rescue distressed whales, dolphins and sea turtles from crowded beachesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    There was a baby whale in distress. He told the waiter at Mio Fratello on Fenwick Island to bring a box for the pasta and headed for the quick change of clothes and the badge that waited in his truck.

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  12. Surfer attacked after bodyboarder mauledRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    A surfer was knocked off his board by a shark on the New South Wales north coast yesterday, just kilometres from where a bodyboarder was mauled by a suspected great white less than 24 hours earlier. Beaches at Ballina were closed and young participants in a major junior surfing contest were pulled out of the water after 51-year-old Mick Hoile's board was rammed and he was tossed into the air off nearby Lennox Head.

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  13. If modern life is rubbish, head to Cornwall for a tranquil world of myth and historyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Walking south along the coast we found Sandymouth Beach - a larger pebble beach with huge rolling waves, ideal for surfing and bodyboarding. Anyone venturing in s advised to watch out for strong currents and riptides. There's a lifeguard in summer ...

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  14. How To Avoid A Shark Attack This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    ... of more food sources nearby have brought the creatures near more populated areas. 3. If you're really worried, avoid surfing Statistically, surfers and other boarders are most likely to get attacked by sharks, thanks to where they go in the water ...

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  15. Pipeline: Nathaniel HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Easy Reader News

    ... Roxy Camp. Being off to the side, I thought he was too poor to go to the camp and was trying to get a free lesson by surfing within earshot of the other students. I didn't know that Nathaniel's beautiful mom, Cindy, and very successful Fox TV sitcom ...

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  16. Sea turtle population is behind shark attacks in the Carolinas says expertRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'A sea turtle is a potato chip for a shark': Is larger sea turtle population behind increase in shark attacks in the Carolinas? A shark attack expert said influx of sea turtles during the 2015 nesting season could be causing more sharks to patrol closer to the Carolinas The recent spate of shark attacks off the coast of the Carolinas may have been partly caused by an increase in the number of sea turtles nesting along the shore of the Atlantic Ocean. Predators like bull sharks and tiger sharks could have been attracted closer to the surf as sea turtles moved on and off the shore for nesting, which began in April, according to a shark expert.

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  17. Tripple Overtime: Only Phill can save us from the lifeguards saving us this Fourth of JulyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Coastal Point

    First he saved us from the great white Septima during Shark Week. Then, he rivaled the incomparable Liam Neeson to save us from a "The Grey"-type scenario during coyote hunting season.

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  18. Slum surfing in RioRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... at the busy highway intersection at the base of the shantytown. Now, he ranks in the Top 10 in Rio's junior surfing league. Inspired by the recent rise of Brazilians among the global surfing elite, he says he's focused on becoming the first ...

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  19. Kid Wave, Wonderlust - Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    It could be argued that a lot of bands nowadays go out of their way to make laboured, unnatural records just to stand out in their genre, so my appreciation of indie rock four-piece Kid Wave 's debut album ' Wonderlust ' cannot be overstated. This new London-based band have emerged with a record that is honest, simple and effective in regards to their 90s indie musical inspiration.

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  20. Movie review: Love & Mercy surfs the troubled waters of Beach Boys maestro Brian WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Independent Weekly

    Love & Mercy a ...a ...a ... Now playing Bill Pohlad's biopic of Brian Wilson drops two talented actors into the enigmatic Beach Boys leader's troubled waters, but even their combined efforts can get only so deep. In Love & Mercy , Paul Dano plays Wilson in the '60s, during the creation of the revolutionary album Pet Sounds and single "Good Vibrations," as he steers his reluctant bandmates away from catchy songs about surfing, toward Beatles-challenging pop music of symphonic intricacy.

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