World Dec 30, 2014

Australian teen killed in shark attack

Australian officials were hunting for a shark on Tuesday that killed a teenager off Australia's southwest coast, in the nation's second deadly attack in as many weeks. Jay Muscat, 17, was spearfishing with a friend on Monday off Cheynes Beach, on the south coast of ...

Shark kills man in Australia despite rescue try

World Sep 10, 2014

Shark kills man in Australia despite rescue try

A shark killed a man Tuesday at eastern Australia's popular Byron Bay despite a beachgoer's brave rescue attempt, police said. Beachgoer Mark Hickey swam 15 to 20 meters (50-65 feet) into the water at Clarkes Beach to retrieve the severely wounded victim, police inspector Bobbie ...