In the first prolonged heatwave since 2006, England is sweltering and is expected to do so for several more days. Around 650-760 people have reportedly died as a result and others are suffering severe sunburn.
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A new coroner's report on the death of Natalie Wood suggests the "West Side Story" actress may have been attacked before she drowned during a boat trip in Southern California over 30 years ago.
Police are investigating the deaths of 4 year old twin boys who drowned Tuesday night in their grandmother's pool. Their preliminary investigation has led them to believe that the deaths were an accident, and not a result of negligence.
A camera caught the moment a golden retriever mother jumped to rescue her puppy from drowning in a backyard swimming pool. The puppy had apparently been thrown into the water and it was unable to help itself out.
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Nearly 30 years after the mysterious death of Hollywood star Natalie Wood, L.A. County Sheriff Department announced Thursday that it is reopening its investigation of the actress's drowning.
A little girl won't be celebrating her third birthday after drowning in a backyard pool in Toronto Saturday. Emergency crews raced to Melrose Avenue at around 2 p.m. but the child had died by the time she arrived at hospital.
Last week a soccer team in the United States came to Toronto to attend a soccer tournament. Last Friday police were called to Crowne Plaza Hotel after two of the boys, 12 and 13, were reported to be struggling to stay afloat in the pool.
Five years ago Patrick McDermott vanished without a trace. The former lover of Olivia Newton-John was thought to have drowned during a boating accident. Reports have surfaced that McDermott is alive and well in Mexico.
The body of Shane Fair was pulled from Lake Ontario Saturday afternoon near Ontario Place in Toronto. Fair had been missing since May 16 after failing to board a bus back to campus after a school formal at Ontario Place.
In a recent barrage of headlining stories, the incidences of accidental drownings of infants and children is on the rise. In a bit less than two weeks, there's been a handful of preventable drownings that have occurred in the northern United States.
Toronto mystery novelist Maureen Jennings was caught in a riptide in the waters at Cocoa Beach when a man came to her rescue. As they made their way back to shore he let go and succumbed to a watery grave instead.
Michael Tylo Jr., 19 son of actress Hunter Tylo drowned in a pool at his mother's Las Vegas home on Thursday. His older step-brother Christopher was also staying at the residence when the accident occurred.