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22 Teenagers Found Dead Inside South African Bar. No One Knows How They Died
At least nine women and 12 men were found dead early Sunday morning at the bar in East London, according to the South African Police Service
9-Year-Old Boy's Body Located by Dive Team in Calif. After He Drowned on Family Outing
The boy had been playing with other children at Launch Pointe Beach when he struggled to swim and went underwater
1 Dead in in Fatal Alligator Attack at South Carolina Retention Pond Near Myrtle Beach
"Our hearts go out to the family and community members impacted by this tragic incident," the Horry County Police Department said in a statement
Missing N.C. Man's Boat Washes Ashore in Portugal 7 Months After His Disappearance, Police Say
Joseph Matthew Johnson, 44, was reported missing on Nov. 27, 2021, and was last seen five days prior, according to authorities
7 Passengers Rescued by Coast Guard After Lightning Strikes Boat in Florida: 'Everybody Is Safe'
"I've had lightning around me in the past, but nothing like this. This was something that I've never experienced," one passenger said
At Least 6 Dead, Hundreds More Injured After Stands Collapse at a Colombian Bullfight Event
Hospitals in El Espinal, a city about 100 miles southwest of Colombia's capital of Bogota, received 322 patients who were injured after the incident

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Surfside Condo Collapse: Survivors, Loved Ones of Victims and More Speak Out 1 Year Later
Survivors, rescue workers and more spoke with The New York Times about their lives after the devastating condo collapse in Surfside, Florida
Lizzie McGuire Fan's Unusual Wedding Vows to His Now-Husband Go Viral: 'Really Captured Our Love'
"It's an honor to be [mentioned] in the same breath as Hilary," Danny Chapman tells PEOPLE after his now-husband went viral on TikTok with some Lizzie McGuire-themed wedding vows
First Lady Jill Biden Attends Surfside Memorial Marking 1 Year Since Condo Collapse: 'We Stand By You'

The early morning building collapse killed 98 people and left dozens of others homeless on June 24, 2021