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20 October 2018 11:13 Surfer escapes shark attack at nudist beach by 'punching it until it let go'

“It’s the Australian thing to do now, isn’t it?” the surfer said. A SURFER WHO got bitten by a shark at an Australian nudist beach managed to make his break for freedom after punching the creature until it let him go. Paul Kenny was riding the waves off Samurai Beach, a naturist spot 200km north of Sydney, when he accidentally clashed heads with the toothsome 27

29 September 2018 18:18 Teenager attacked by shark off Californian beach

A teenage boy has been bitten by a shark at a Southern California beach. Fox 5 San Diego reported that the attack occurred at around 7am local time on Saturday at Beacon’s Beach in Encinitas, north of San Diego. Witness Chad Hammel told the TV station the victim was lobster diving. Mr Hammel says he heard screaming and then realised the boy was yelling 33

24 September 2018 13:03 WATCH: Tralee Garda performs Baby Shark for school kids

At this stage, if you haven't had ‘Baby Shark’ stuck in your head for at least three days, you haven't lived. The phenomenon everyone is talking about is a South-Korean nursery rhyme-like song and dance video which has been taking over our sitting rooms, creches and child-friendly areas for a while now. But never did we think we’d hear it sung by a member 17

20 September 2018 06:28 Twin shark attacks in idyllic Australian tourist spot

A girl and a woman are in a critical condition. A GIRL WAS in a serious condition and a woman was fighting for her life, Australian authorities have said after two separate shark attacks at an idyllic beach retreat. The girl was air-lifted to hospital after being bitten on the leg while swimming in the Whitsundays in northeastern Australia, first responders 32

16 September 2018 06:51 Man, 26, dies after shark attack in Cape Cod

A 26-year-old has died in hospital after being bitten by a shark in water off Cape Cod. The man, identified by Cape and Islands Assistant District Attorney Tara Miltimore as Arthur Medici of Revere, Massachusetts as attacked around noon on Saturday off Newcomb Hollow Beach, police said. Joe Booth, a local fisherman and surfer, said he was on shore when he saw the man and his friend 52

02 September 2018 07:07 Man bitten by shark while angling off Cork coast

The man was rushed to hospital by the RNLI and National Ambulance Service. A BELFAST MAN has suffered a serious lower arm injury after being bitten by a shark while angling off the coast of Cork. Crosshaven RNLI was alerted to the incident at 6pm yesterday. Volunteers immediately launched a rescue lifeboat and travelled four miles south of Roches Point 6

28 October 2017 22:17 'She's just shown that she's a different class to every other boxer'

Taylor's unanimous decision win over Sanchez in Cardiff secured the 31-year-old the WBA female lightweight title, the sixth title of her career,following five world championships in the amateurs. WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew and former WBO cruiserweight champion Johnny Nelson were highly impressed with Taylor with Bellew claiming that the Wicklow 43

28 October 2017 07:11 Sailboat survivors recount doomed Pacific voyage

HONOLULU (AP) - Trapped on a storm-battered boat in the middle of the Pacific Ocean for months, Jennifer Appel and Tasha Fuiava were just about out of food and beginning to believe they were completely out of luck when they finally saw it: a U.S. Navy ship chugging toward them. "When I saw the gray ship on the horizon, I was just shaking," Appel told reporters 35

27 October 2017 09:58 Women rescued after five months adrift at sea

The planned voyage from Hawaii to Tahiti aboard a small yacht did not start well for the two women, from Honolulu - one of their mobile phones washed overboard and sank on their first day at sea. From there, things got worse. About a month into the trip, bad weather caused their engine to lose power, then their mast was damaged, and, as they drifted 25

27 July 2017 15:24 Rare megamouth shark swims with diver off Komodo Island (VIDEO)

Penny Bielich from the Isle of Man was diving off the coast when she encountered the rarely-seen shark. It swims right next to Bielich, giving a detailed view of its distinctive features. Named megamouth due to its large mouth, the shark was first discovered in 1976, according to National Geographic. Due to the wide distribution of sightings in the Pacific 144