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Lake Michigan Kayaker Gets a Shock

October 9, 2018 |

A kayaker hoping to reel in some salmon on Lake Michigan instead found himself face-to-snout with a 4-foot alligator on Monday. David Castaneda was fishing off Waukegan Harbor when he spotted the reptile swimming slowly with its mouth taped shut, reports the Lake County News-Sun . “I was just in shock,…

Shock Over Video of Judge Assailing a Sickly Woman

April 23, 2018 |

A judge in Broward County, Fla., who was due to retire June 30 won’t be showing up for work between now and then, and not by choice. Circuit Court Judge Merrilee Ehrlich was told not to return to the courthouse after she treated a sickly inmate “like [an] animal,” per…

Runner in Purple Is Real Shock of Boston Marathon

April 18, 2018 |

That an American female won the Boston Marathon for the first time since 1985 made headlines, but it’s the woman who came in second who is grabbing them now. Eyes are shifting to Sarah Sellers, who finished 4 minutes and 10 seconds behind winner Desiree Linden with a time of…

Gas prices at highest level since 2015 amid fears of another oil shock

April 15, 2018 |

Southern California drivers are paying the highest pump prices for gasoline in 2 1/2 years amid fears that prices could jump even further if the United States takes military action against Syria.

The upswing in prices reflects not only rising crude-oil prices but also a higher state gasoline tax,…

L.A. Times – Business

Shock Winter Storms Kill 2, Snarl Flights

April 14, 2018 |

A storm system stretching from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes buffeted the central US with heavy winds, rain, hail, and snow, forcing flight cancellations, creating treacherous road conditions, and killing at least two people, including a sleeping 2-year-old Louisiana girl, the AP reports. In the upper Midwest, the…

A Midlife ‘Wealth Shock’ May Lead to Your Death

April 4, 2018 |

A big financial loss may shorten your life, a new study suggests. Middle-aged Americans who experienced a sudden, large economic blow were more likely to die during the following years than those who didn’t. The heightened danger of death after a devastating loss, which researchers called a “wealth shock,” crossed…

Cirque du Soleil ‘In Shock’ After Performer’s Fatal Fall

March 18, 2018 |

A Cirque du Soleil performer died after his hand slipped off the double rings and he fell 20 feet during a performance in Florida, police and the entertainment company said Sunday. The theatrical company announced on Twitter that Yann Arnaud fell while performing an aerial straps number Saturday night during…

Deadliest Animals in US May Shock You

March 7, 2018 |

In the real world, fatal animal encounters are more My Girl than Jaws . The New York Times reports researchers—in a study published in Wilderness & Environmental Medicine —found hornets, wasps, and bees killed 478 people between 2008 and 2015. That’s 29.7% of the 1,610 people killed by…

Minnesota Vikings shock New Orleans Saints with final-play TD

January 15, 2018 |

If you believe in omens, if you believe in redemption, if you believe in destiny, then you might just believe in the Minnesota Vikings.
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