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Medieval reenactor dies after accidentally impaling himself through the chest with his lance during a horseback stunt

A medieval knight re-enactor died after accidentally impaling himself with his lance during a horseback stunt at a Renaissance fair over the weekend. Peter Barclay, a 53-year-old from Virginia, was competing in an equestrian game in Williamstown, Kentucky, when he implied himself.
A White Bengal tiger.

A zookeeper was mauled to death by a rare white tiger in Japan

40-year-old zookeeper Akira Furusho was reportedly pronounced dead at the hospital on Monday night after being found collapsed and bleeding from the neck inside a zoo enclosure holding four of the rare variant of the orange Bengal sub-species.
Search and rescue workers evacuate an earthquake and tsunami survivor trapped in a collapsed restaurant, Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

5,000 people may still be missing in Indonesia following a devastating tsunami and earthquake

Indonesia's disaster agency announced the search for survivors would end Thursday, despite fears that scores of people still remain buried under heaps of rubble and mud.

20 dead after limousine drives through intersection, collides with parked SUV in upstate New York, police say

A limousine and another vehicle collided in upstate New York on Saturday afternoon, killing 20 people, state police said Sunday. The National Transportation Safety Board said it has sent a "go-team" to investigate.

These are the two deadliest places to take selfies, a new study shows — so think twice before you whip out that phone

Researchers found that the top cause of selfie-related deaths were centered around water.
Hershel was slain by the Governor on season four after losing a leg in the zombie apocalypse.

‘The Walking Dead’ fan-favorite actor Scott Wilson dies at 76 — and fans are heartbroken

The official "Walking Dead" comic-book social media account confirmed actor Scott Wilson, who played Hershel on the AMC series, has died. It was confirmed Saturday night at New York Comic Con Wilson will appear on season nine of the show.

The man suspected of shooting 7 police officers, killing 1, opened fire from his home and had a vantage point of several hundred yards

Seven law-enforcement officers were shot and one was killed in Florence, South Carolina, on Wednesday after local sheriff's deputies arrived at a man's home to serve a search warrant. Authorities said the man opened fire a large distance, preventing officers from rescuing their injured colleagues.
Frabrizio Stabile

A New Jersey surfer died from a brain-eating amoeba days after visiting a wave pool in Texas

Fabrizio Stabile of Ventor, New Jersey, swam in the wave pool at BSR Cable Park’s Surf Resort in Waco, Texas, prior to testing positive for Naegleria fowleri, a brain-eating amoeba that usually occurs in warm fresh water. He died on September 21.
Emergency services set up a makeshift medical centre in the middle of the Las Vegas Strip.

It has been one year since the Las Vegas shooting rocked the US. Here’s exactly how the nation’s worst modern gun massacre unfolded

A gunman in Las Vegas carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern American history on October 1 2017. 58 people died, and more than 800 people were injured by Stephen Paddock, whose motive remains a mystery a year later.