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47-Year-Old North Carolina Shark Attack Victim Says He Punched Shark in the Head

47-Year-Old North Carolina Shark Attack Victim Says He Punched Shark in the Head

Originally posted 06/29/2015 01:55PM

Patrick Thornton was swimming in the ocean with his young son in Avon, North Carolina, on Friday when he thought he was bit by a crab.

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Husband of Georgia Mom Who Underwent Triple Amputation After Catching Flesh-eating Bacteria: She's Been Able to 'Fight Through' the Fear

Husband of Georgia Mom Who Underwent Triple Amputation After Catching Flesh-eating Bacteria: She's Been Able to 'Fight Through' the Fear

Originally posted 06/28/2015 02:10PM

A Georgia mother and former Marine has cleared two major hurdles for recovery after weeks battling the effects of a rare flesh-eating bacterial infection, her husband tells PEOPLE.

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Teen Boy Is Sixth North Carolina Shark Attack Victim This Month

Originally posted 06/28/2015 12:30PM

A 17-year-old boy is reportedly in stable condition after receiving multiple injuries from a shark bite while swimming off the North Carolina coast Saturday – the sixth shark bite victim in the state this month.

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'Drugged' and 'Blessed' Jimmy Fallon Tweets About Hand Surgery: 'I'm Doing Well'

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'Drugged' and 'Blessed' Jimmy Fallon Tweets About Hand Surgery: 'I'm Doing Well'

Originally posted 06/26/2015 07:30PM

Here's hoping Jimmy Fallon can write on-air thank-you notes again in no time.

Though he canceled Friday's Tonight Show after undergoing surgery on his hand, the host let fans know he's doing okay with a series of Tweets.

So how did Fallon, 40, hurt himself?

"Tripped and caught my fall (good thing)! Ring caught on side of table almost ripped my finger off (bad thing)," he Tweeted, adding the hashtags #drugged and #blessed.

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47-Year-Old Man Attacked by Shark in North Carolina

47-Year-Old Man Attacked by Shark in North Carolina

Originally posted 06/26/2015 04:55PM

A 47-year-old man was bitten by a shark in Avon, North Carolina, and received numerous injuries to his right leg and lower back.

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Husband Plans Second Wedding for Wife Who Lost Memory in Car Crash: 'She Deserves Everything and More'

Husband Plans Second Wedding for Wife Who Lost Memory in Car Crash: 'She Deserves Everything and More'

Originally posted 06/26/2015 04:20PM

Justice Stamper can't remember the most special milestone in her life – her wedding day, Aug. 1, 2014.

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Jimmy Fallon Rushed to Hospital After Hand Injury – Tonight Show Friday Episode Canceled

Jimmy Fallon Rushed to Hospital After Hand Injury – Tonight Show Friday Episode Canceled

Originally posted 06/26/2015 12:40PM

Jimmy Fallon has been hospitalized following a hand injury, his rep confirms to PEOPLE.

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'He Is the Toughest Kid I Know,' Says Mom of 16-Year-Old Attacked by Shark in North Carolina

'He Is the Toughest Kid I Know,' Says Mom of 16-Year-Old Attacked by Shark in North Carolina

Originally posted 06/25/2015 06:20PM

It hasn't even been two weeks since 16-year-old Hunter Treschl lost his arm in a shark attack – but the upbeat teenager from Colorado is already back to texting with his friends and playing basketball.

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16-Year-Old Boy Recalls North Carolina Shark Attack: 'I Saw the Shark on My Left Arm'

16-Year-Old Boy Recalls North Carolina Shark Attack: 'I Saw the Shark on My Left Arm'

Originally posted 06/25/2015 11:55AM

Hunter Treschel, the 16-year-old boy who was bitten by a shark in North Carolina on June 14, says he didn't feel anything during the attack.

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Shia LaBeouf Hospitalized After Sustaining Injuries While Filming on Set

Shia LaBeouf Hospitalized After Sustaining Injuries While Filming on Set

Originally posted 06/24/2015 06:25PM

Shia LaBeouf was reportedly hospitalized after he sustained injuries while filming his latest movie, American Honey, in North Dakota.

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