Top US News: Woman Taken To Hospital With Shark Stuck To Arm; Two Dogs Killed After Bees Terrorize North California Town; & More
Woman bitten by shark taken to hospital with shark still stuck to arm
An unidentified 23-year-old woman who was bitten by a shark was transported to the Boca Regional Hospital with the shark still biting at her arm, FOX News reports. Although the shark was killed by a bystander, it was still lodged to the woman’s arm when she arrived at the hospital. The victim, who was taking a swim in Florida when she was attacked, is reportedly in stable condition.
Two dogs killed after bees terrorize North California town
Bees attacked and terrorized a town in Northern California, CBS News reports. The incident, which occurred over the weekend, became so severe that pedestrians were prohibited from certain parts of the neighborhood to allow professional beekeepers to remove the insects. These killer bees took over a hive of ordinary honeybees in a backyard. Two dogs have been killed in the attacked.
The Wire star Wendell Pierce arrested for allegedly battering Bernie Sanders supporter
Wendell Pierce, best known for his role in the widely acclaimed show The Wire, was arrested on Saturday for allegedly battering a woman supporting Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, TMZ reports. The incident occurred at the Loews Hotel in Atlanta following a conversation between Pierce and the woman and her boyfriend, which turned political. When the woman showed her support for Sanders, the actor ended up striking her. Pierce is a supporter of former secretary of state Hillary Clinton.
Woman who drowned while tubing on Upper Amite River in Watson identified
A woman identified as Kimberly Gillien drowned on Sunday while she was tubing on the Upper Amite River in the Watson area, as reported by The Advocate. There has been no foul play suspected in the incident, according to deputies. Another woman, whose condition has not been known, was transported to the hospital.
Prince’s memorial held at Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall
A memorial for the legendary Prince was held at the Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall on Sunday. Prince, who was found dead in his Paisley Park recording complex in April this year, was known and referred to at the Kingdom Hall as “Brother Nelson,” as reported by Billboard. On Wednesday, a memorial in honor of Prince was held in Los Angeles by his two ex wives.
Disastrous tsunami resulting from a 9 magnitude earthquake could threaten Hawaii
A massive earthquake, measuring 9 on the Richter scale, could strike the Aleutian Islands in the next 50 years, resulting in a mega tsunami that will threaten Hawaii, Tech Times reports. The research was conducted using a novel computer model by scientists at the University of Hawaii. The damage brought by the calamity could amount to $40 billion and could potentially affect as many as 300,000 people.