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Champion surfer Mick Fanning escapes shark attack

Australian champion surfer Mick Fanning escaped a vicious shark attack at the J-Bay Open surf competition in South Africa Sunday, with the terrifying encounter broadcast live on television.

Samsung removes online cartoons after anti-Semitism complaints

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A Samsung company removed cartoons attacking a U.S. hedge fund’s founder as a ravenous, big-beaked vulture after Jewish organizations protested similar smears in South Korea’s...