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Feb 27, 2013 at 2:00 PM
A shark possibly 14 feet long killed a swimmer near a popular New Zealand beach on Wednesday, then disappeared after police attempting to save the man fired gunshots at the enormous predator.
Oct 24, 2012 at 7:22 PM
An expert has determined that a surfer was killed off California's Central Coast by a 15- to 16-foot great white shark.
Sep 18, 2012 at 8:13 AM
The scientists and fishermen on board the Ocearch, a repurposed crabbing vessel, received word that their scouting boat had hooked a great white shark, sparking a flurry of activity.
Sep 3, 2012 at 3:31 PM
Paralympic swimmer Achmat Hassiem uses special motivation to go fast: He imagines being chased by the great white shark that bit off his right leg.
Aug 27, 2012 at 7:52 AM
Police said Monday that they've found no evidence to support locals' claims that they'd spotted a big cat prowling the countryside near the idyllic village of St. Osyth, in the southeastern English county of Essex.
Oct 22, 2011 at 6:01 PM
A great white shark killed an American recreational diver off southwest Australia, in the third of a recent string of fatal attacks that have shaken beach-loving residents and sparked fears of a rogue predator targeting humans.
Oct 21, 2011 at 9:37 AM
Bobby Gumm was surfing with friends when, according to witnesses, he was thrown 10 feet into the air by the marauding shark, which witnesses said was a Great White shark between 15 and 20 feet long.
Oct 13, 2011 at 11:52 AM
Doug Niblack was trying to catch another wave before going to work, when his longboard hit something hard as rock off the Oregon Coast and he suddenly found himself standing on the back of a thrashing great white shark.
Sep 16, 2011 at 4:22 PM

SEASIDE, Ore. - Aquarium staff tried to save the life of a 4-foot salmon shark found struggling in the surf on Sunset Beach on Wednesday.

Staff from the Seaside Aquarium arrived at the beach at 4:15 p.m. and rushed the shark back to...
Sep 16, 2011 at 11:01 AM
Aquarium staff tried to save the life of a 4-foot salmon shark found struggling in the surf on Sunset Beach on Wednesday.
Jun 28, 2011 at 12:59 PM
The unusual visit last week of two long-beaked dolphins to waters outside Olympia was just the latest in a string of strange animal sightings in and around Pacific Northwest waters.
Feb 17, 2011 at 7:56 AM
Police Insp. Glen Sickerdick told Australian Broadcasting Corp. radio the abalone diver was surfacing Thursday when he was attacked near Port Lincoln in South Australia state.
Oct 25, 2010 at 7:50 AM
A string of beaches on California's Central Coast were shut down Saturday and there was no word on when they would reopen after a deadly attack on a bodyboarder from what some scientists said was probably a great white shark, authorities said.
Oct 23, 2010 at 6:39 PM
Matthew Garcia was surfing two feet away from his friend who was bodyboarding when he heard a desperate cry for help. Within seconds, a shark flashed out of the water, bit into his friend's leg and pulled him under in a cloud of blood off the coast...