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10-Year-Old Twins Save Dad from Drowning in Pool: 'I'll Be Grateful for the Rest of My Life'
“I was like, I’ve had some moments with him, with happy, sad and some mad moments, but I’m like, 'I don’t want this to be the last moment,” Bridon Hassig said of his father
Ukrainian Professor Becomes Second Woman to Receive Prestigious Fields Medal for Mathematics
In her acceptance speech for the highest prize in mathematics, Maryna Viazovska said her “life changed forever” after the Russian invasion of her home country
Pope Francis Appointing First Women to Committee that Selects Bishops: 'Things Are Opening Up'
The Pope's announcement comes a month after the Vatican's constitution was redrawn to allow any baptized Catholic, including lay men and women, to lead Vatican departments
Analyn Megison Stopped Her Alleged Rapist from Winning Child Custody: 'You Can't Take My Daughter'
Analyn Megison chose to keep the child she carried after being raped. But when her attacker demanded parental rights, she fought him in court — and soon found a way to help other women just like her
Yoga Teacher Kaitlin Armstrong Charged with First-Degree Murder as She's Returned to the U.S.
The Austin, Texas woman was booked into the Travis County Jail Tuesday after authorities arrested her in Costa Rica on June 29
11-Year-Old Boy Dies in 'Tragic Freak Accident' While Playing with Fireworks: 'A Great Kid'
The victim's mother, Kyrra McMichael, told the Evansville Courier & Press that her son was protecting his younger sister when he was seriously injured

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8-Year-Old Girl Dies After Being Run Over During Performance at Utah Fourth of July Parade
The young girl, identified as Macie Hill, was allegedly on a float with her Patriot Cheer All Stars dance team prior to the accident, according to CBS affiliate KUTV
Florida Teen Will Have Part of Leg Amputated Due to 'Extensive' Injuries from Shark Attack
Addison Bethea, 17, was seriously injured on Thursday when the 9-foot shark clamped onto her while she was scalloping near Keaton Beach
Beaches Reopen After Lifeguard Is Bitten by a Shark on Long Island

Smith Point Beach and Cupsogue Beach in Suffolk County suspended swimming after a lifeguard was bitten by a shark during a training exercise in which he "was playing the role of a swimmer in distress," WABC-TV reports