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Woman dies in suspected shark attack in New Zealand
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Woman dies in suspected shark attack in New Zealand

Jan 8th 2021, 9:52 AM 18,579 Views 8 Comments

The incident occurred at Waihi Beach, a popular tourist spot.

Australian surfer hailed a 'hero' after punching shark to save wife
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Australian surfer hailed a 'hero' after punching shark to save wife

Aug 16th 2020, 3:26 PM 40,019 Views 23 Comments

The man repeatedly punched a shark until it released his wife’s leg.

Surfer killed in shark attack off eastern coast of Australia
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Surfer killed in shark attack off eastern coast of Australia

Jun 7th 2020, 9:42 AM 41,228 Views 32 Comments

The incident happened at a popular beach around 100 kilometres south of Brisbane.

Man killed in shark attack at popular diving spot in Australia
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Man killed in shark attack at popular diving spot in Australia

Jan 5th 2020, 2:00 PM 28,360 Views 41 Comments

This is the second fatal shark attack in this area in less than three years.

A shark has bitten off an English man's foot on the Australian coast
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A shark has bitten off an English man's foot on the Australian coast

Oct 29th 2019, 9:09 AM 34,354 Views 52 Comments

There were 27 shark attacks in Australian waters last year.

Woman killed after being attacked by three sharks in the Bahamas
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Woman killed after being attacked by three sharks in the Bahamas

Jun 27th 2019, 11:43 AM 33,464 Views 14 Comments

Californian woman Jordan Lindsay (21) was snorkeling with her family when she was attacked by the predators.

Fourth shark attack in six months at Great Barrier Reef
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Fourth shark attack in six months at Great Barrier Reef

Mar 25th 2019, 10:52 AM 19,832 Views 29 Comments

A man in his 20s was bitten on his thigh in the latest attack.

Woman and child rushed to hospital after being bitten by shark
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Woman and child rushed to hospital after being bitten by shark

Jan 10th 2019, 7:11 AM 21,065 Views 9 Comments

Local media said the victims were a woman and young child playing in the shallow waters of the island’s Catseye Beach.

Swimmer killed by stingray and two mauled by sharks in Australia
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Swimmer killed by stingray and two mauled by sharks in Australia

Nov 18th 2018, 10:32 AM 24,878 Views 29 Comments

The man was killed in the waters off Tasmania.

Australian man killed in shark attack on Great Barrier Reef
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Australian man killed in shark attack on Great Barrier Reef

Nov 6th 2018, 7:08 AM 23,168 Views 29 Comments

The 33-year-old died after being airlifted to a mainland hospital.

Twin shark attacks in idyllic Australian tourist spot
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Twin shark attacks in idyllic Australian tourist spot

Sep 20th 2018, 7:28 AM 26,198 Views 18 Comments

A girl and a woman are in a critical condition.

Man dies in shark attack off Cape Cod
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Man dies in shark attack off Cape Cod

Sep 16th 2018, 10:15 AM 26,528 Views 17 Comments

It’s the first fatal shark attack in the state in over 80 years.

Man bitten by shark while angling off Cork coast
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Man bitten by shark while angling off Cork coast

Sep 2nd 2018, 8:07 AM 53,629 Views 57 Comments

The man was rushed to hospital by the RNLI and National Ambulance Service.

Partner of New Zealand PM fought an 'agitated' shark while diving
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Partner of New Zealand PM fought an 'agitated' shark while diving

May 18th 2018, 2:59 PM 36,543 Views 12 Comments

“First bloke” Clarke Gayford hosts a fishing show.

Shark attack prompts suspension of international surf contest in Australia
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Shark attack prompts suspension of international surf contest in Australia

Apr 16th 2018, 9:07 AM 29,224 Views 20 Comments

A man in his 30s managed to make his way back to shore after suffering leg injuries.

'It was going to eat her': Father saves daughter from shark attack
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'It was going to eat her': Father saves daughter from shark attack

Oct 23rd 2017, 7:15 AM 37,508 Views 18 Comments

Sarah Williams, 15, was thrown into the air and landed in the water.

Shark that sparked panic among tourists in Mallorca captured
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Shark that sparked panic among tourists in Mallorca captured

Jun 26th 2017, 10:06 AM 54,739 Views 12 Comments

While blue sharks mostly feed on fish, they have attacked swimmers in some rare instances.

Irish mother hails 'hero' son who punched shark that attacked his wife
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Irish mother hails 'hero' son who punched shark that attacked his wife

Apr 25th 2017, 1:38 PM 25,323 Views 39 Comments

Dean Gonsalves punched the shark which attacked his wife.

Australian government to consider shark cull after death of 17-year-old
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Australian government to consider shark cull after death of 17-year-old

Apr 19th 2017, 3:30 PM 35,583 Views 66 Comments

Laeticia Brouwer was surfing with her father when she was attacked.

17-year-old girl killed by shark off Australian coast
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17-year-old girl killed by shark off Australian coast

Apr 17th 2017, 3:34 PM 36,665 Views 30 Comments

The girl was surfing with her father when she was attacked.

Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack
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Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack

Mar 7th 2017, 8:06 AM 9,932 Views 7 Comments

Mick Fanning fought off the shark during a competition back in 2015.

'It could have been a little nipper' - Shark snatches dog from Sydney beach
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'It could have been a little nipper' - Shark snatches dog from Sydney beach

Feb 28th 2017, 9:11 AM 37,175 Views 31 Comments

Some beaches in the Kurnell area have now been closed to swimmers.

Sale report one of their own players over alleged 'team leaks' before Premiership match
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Sale report one of their own players over alleged 'team leaks' before Premiership match

Jan 17th 2017, 10:11 AM 6,406 Views 6 Comments

There are allegations that Bristol received tactical information before the New Year’s Day clash from within the Sharks camp.

65-year-old Australian surfer escapes serious injury after shark attack
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65-year-old Australian surfer escapes serious injury after shark attack

Dec 1st 2016, 9:10 AM 15,066 Views 7 Comments

A video shows the man giving an emphatic thumbs up after being rescued.

Irishman up for Pride of Australia Medal after he saves friend from great white shark attack
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Irishman up for Pride of Australia Medal after he saves friend from great white shark attack

Sep 14th 2016, 10:18 AM 24,992 Views 18 Comments

The attack happened last year in New South Wales.

Australian kitesurfer savaged to death in shark attack
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Australian kitesurfer savaged to death in shark attack

Sep 6th 2016, 2:09 PM 38,358 Views 37 Comments

There were 98 shark attacks globally last year – the highest number ever recorded.

Body of woman found after suspected shark attack
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Body of woman found after suspected shark attack

Jun 5th 2016, 8:10 AM 23,061 Views 15 Comments

It comes just two days after a surfer died after being attacked by a shark last week.

Surfer in critical condition after leg ripped off in shark attack
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Surfer in critical condition after leg ripped off in shark attack

Jun 1st 2016, 7:52 AM 21,332 Views 31 Comments

“All hell broke loose,” during the attack at a southern Perth beach, according to a witness.

American surfer mauled by 6ft shark
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American surfer mauled by 6ft shark

Apr 27th 2016, 10:53 AM 22,269 Views 26 Comments

While shark attacks are generally rare in the area, there have been several such incidents in recent years.

Shark detection buoys are being trialled off Australia's Bondi beach
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Shark detection buoys are being trialled off Australia's Bondi beach

Feb 20th 2016, 8:15 AM 16,889 Views 15 Comments

The buoys use software that can detect the shape and movement of sharks using sonar and alert authorities.

Man killed by shark attack as he was clinging to a rescue buoy in Caribbean
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Man killed by shark attack as he was clinging to a rescue buoy in Caribbean

Dec 22nd 2015, 7:30 AM 27,598 Views 22 Comments

Coast guard rescuers were trying to get to the man from a helicopter at the time.

Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack
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Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack

Aug 24th 2015, 6:00 AM 24,683 Views 8 Comments

Beaches remained closed yesterday after the attack which came just weeks after two others were mauled at a nearby region.

Ten-year-old gets bitten by shark. Goes back in water to save friend
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Ten-year-old gets bitten by shark. Goes back in water to save friend

Aug 21st 2015, 3:31 PM 21,905 Views 15 Comments

Kaley Szarmack ran back in the water to save a six-year-old girl.

WATCH: This seal had a very lucky escape from a shark
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WATCH: This seal had a very lucky escape from a shark

Aug 19th 2015, 9:03 AM 16,496 Views 5 Comments

The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy captured the incident on Monday.

Here's what to do if you're ever attacked by a shark
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Here's what to do if you're ever attacked by a shark

Jul 25th 2015, 7:40 PM 27,185 Views 38 Comments

Poke it in the eye, hit it on its nose – what’s the correct advice in this unlikely scenario.

'Thanks for not eating me': Shark survivor surfer hails 'warrior' mate who came to his rescue
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'Thanks for not eating me': Shark survivor surfer hails 'warrior' mate who came to his rescue

Jul 21st 2015, 9:05 AM 20,699 Views 15 Comments

The 34-year-old three-time world champion fought off a large shark during the final heat of a world tour event at Jeffreys Bay in South Africa’s Eastern Cape province on Sunday.

Jaw-dropping scene as pro surfer fends off shark during competition
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Jaw-dropping scene as pro surfer fends off shark during competition

Jul 19th 2015, 2:57 PM 16,389 Views 6 Comments

“I just saw fins. I was waiting for the teeth.”

A shark gets stuck on a beach... and something heartwarming happens
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A shark gets stuck on a beach... and something heartwarming happens

Jul 14th 2015, 7:00 PM 46,459 Views 43 Comments

This is a nice tale – seriously.

Football fan found guilty of attacking a steward with an inflatable shark
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Football fan found guilty of attacking a steward with an inflatable shark

Jul 13th 2015, 10:20 PM 7,524 Views 6 Comments

Yes, you did read that correctly.

This woman’s hilarious summer safety tips have gone massively viral on Facebook
# Shark's House
# Shark's House

This woman’s hilarious summer safety tips have gone massively viral on Facebook

Jul 9th 2015, 9:16 AM 3,658 Views 2 Comments

“Don’t go to the ocean, okay? The ocean is the shark’s house.”

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