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Man Crawls Across Frozen River in Underwear to Rescue Dog - Life With Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: man, dog, underwear, pet, rescue, goodnews, hero )

BarbCat
- 980 days ago - lifewithdogs.tv
In what eyewitnesses called a foolish act of bravery, a British man stripped down to his underwear and made his way across a frozen Essex river to save a drowning dog.
Wife of Pilot Joe Stack, Who Crashed Plane Into Austin Building in Kamikaze Attack, Apologizes
Offbeat  (tags: man, crashes, plane, wife, apologizes )

Lone
- 1703 days ago - nydailynews.com
The wife of the crazed pilot who slammed his plane into a Texas building said she was devastated by her husband's suicide mission that also killed a Vietnam vet who worked inside.
The Dalles Woman Tells of Daughter's Harrowing Escape After Haitian Earthquake
Offbeat  (tags: earthquake, women, man, crawled to safety, interesting )

Lone
- 1739 days ago - oregonlive.com
The breaking news ticker scrolled along the bottom of Bev Eagy's television in The Dalles Tuesday, informing her of the tragedy. A 7.0 earthquake struck about 10 miles west of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, where her daughter and son-in-law had been living for
Nutty Putty Cave to Be Sealed Today
Offbeat  (tags: cave, sealed, death, man, grave )

Lone
- 1781 days ago - deseretnews.com
The decision was made after 26-year-old John Jones became trapped in a small crevice of the cave on Nov. 24. Despite 27 hours of rescue efforts, Jones died Nov. 25 and his body could not be recovered.
Boot-Buying NYPD Cop Larry DePrimo: 'I Had To Help' Homeless Man (VIDEO!!)
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, NYPD cop, DePrimo, homeless, man, video )

BarbCat
- 688 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
UPDATED: Nov. 30, 2012, 5:43 p.m. EST When NYPD Officer Larry DePrimo bought boots for a homeless man who had blisters "the size of his palm," he never expected anything in return.
Cyan Brown, 16, in Hiding After Stabbing Subway Thug in Queens; Mom Says It Was Self-Defense
Offbeat  (tags: teen Girl, killed, man, self defense, fondle her )

Lone
- 1759 days ago - nydailynews.com
The 16-year-old girl suspected of fatally stabbing an ex-con lashed out after he and a bevy of men chased her onto a Queens subway train and tried to fondle her, her mother said Friday.
Hardhat Jose Paulino Breaks Four Ribs, But Is 'Lucky to Be Alive' After 8-Story Fall
Offbeat  (tags: man, fall 8 storys, alive, Good News )

Lone
- 1759 days ago - nydailynews.com
The hardhat who plunged from midtown scaffolding had one thought after miraculously cheating death - he would see and hold his precious family on Christmas
Company Sends Man 2,000 Credit Cards
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Danielle
- 2643 days ago - news.aol.com
NEW YORK (July 26) - He wanted a couple of credit cards. He got a couple of thousand. Manhattan accountant Frank Van Buren found himself flooded with plastic in recent weeks, as the ExxonMobil cards kept on coming. Van Buren, who said he has had an
Man in Wheelchair Stabs Other Man in Wheelchair to Death After Dispute at East Village Facility
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Lone
- 1766 days ago - nydailynews.com
An argument between two men in wheelchairs ended in deadly violence early Saturday when one stabbed the other after being gashed on the head, police and witnesses said.
Good Samaritans Rescue Man, Dog From Frozen Lake (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: Good Samaritans, rescue, man, dog, pets, Good News, video )

BarbCat
- 257 days ago - on.aol.com
Two strangers saved a man and his dog from Lake Michigan Tuesday. A man was walking three dogs near Montrose Point just after ... 5 p.m. One of the dogs ended up in the water, and the man went in after it. Two people heard the dogs barking along the bank
Man Dies After Midlothian Cops Use Taser on Him
Offbeat  (tags: police, murdered, man, taser, traffic stop, marijuana )

Lone
- 1685 days ago - chicagobreakingnews.com
A Riverdale man died early this morning after being subdued by police with a Taser following a traffic stop, authorities said
Man Slapped By Bear Is Fined for Feeding Wildlife
Offbeat  (tags: black bears, man, fined, feeding bears, slapped by bear investigaton )

Simone
- 1706 days ago - stltoday.com
A man who says he opened his door and was slapped by a bear pleaded no contest Tuesday to feeding wildlife and was fined $200 and placed on six months' probation. Ernest Stamm, 49, had been ticketed for feeding bear
Man Saves Dog By Sucking Snake Venom From Dog's Nose
Offbeat  (tags: man, dog beaten by rattlesnake, hero man, saved dog, sucked snake venom )

Simone
- 1973 days ago - examiner.com
Bobby Jenkins of Hawk Springs, Wyoming, saved his black lab Tank's life by sucking the venom from a rattlesnake bite out of the dog's nose. Tank was bitten by the rattler after running under some farm equipment on the family ranch on May 15. "It
Meet the Real Ady Gil, the Man Behind the Lost Anti-Whaling Vessel
Offbeat  (tags: ady gil, millionaire, donated, anti whaling vessel, man, sea shepherd )

Simone
- 1700 days ago - news.com.au
YOU'VE heard the name Ady Gil, and you've seen the video of its collision with a Japanese whaling vessel which sent it to the bottom of the ocean, but who IS Ady Gil?
Delivering Toy Horse Head Lands Man in Jail
Offbeat  (tags: man, arrested, crime, jail term, send toy horse head, mail )

Simone
- 1728 days ago - horsetalk.co.nz
Sending a message by delivering a horse's head can get you in trouble - even if it's only a toy. The gesture landed a New Jersey man in his local county jail. It seems the message from sending a horse's head - a gesture enshrined in folklore through
 

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