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A Fiery Midair Collision Between Planes That Horrified the World

The world's deadliest mid-air collision between planes occurred on November 12, 1996, over the village of Charkhi Dadri in India. The planes involved in the crash were Saudi Arabian (Saudia) Flight 763, a Boeing 747 en route from Delhi to Dhahran in Saudi Arabia, and Kazhakstan Airlines Flight 1907 which was inbound from Chimkent, Kazhakstan.
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Breaching humpback whale body slams boat in Mexico, injuring everyone on board

Watching a gigantic whale fly through the air as it breaches the ocean's surface is one of the most beautiful sights in the natural world. But for the crew of one boat in Mexico, that experience quickly turned into a nightmare when they got too close to a 7-ton (6.4 metric tons) humpback whale that subsequently body slammed them, wrecking the vessel and injuring everyone on board.
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Pilot who passed out, leaving passenger to land plane, has ‘miracle’ recovery

The 64-year-old pilot of a small plane who passed out mid-flight, leaving his passenger with zero flying experience to land the aircraft in Florida earlier this month, had a “miracle” recovery after suffering a cardiac event, his surgeon said. Kenneth Allen has been discharged from Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center and is recuperating after undergoing a nine-hour surgery to treat his torn aorta, his cardiothoracic surgeon, Dr. Nishant Patel, told reporters. “I mean, the story is a miracle after a miracle, really. You know, for him to be able to survive the event, an acute type-A dissection is really acute, it...
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Former star high school quarterback killed in a car accident en route to a wedding reception

Chance Karnes was an amazing high school quarterback in Southern Illinois. He was a star player at Herrin High School and this weekend he enjoyed the wedding of his friends, and while leaving he wedding and heading to the reception, they were involved in an accident. The Ford Bronco with the newlyweds in the vehicle with Chance in the back was hit and Chance was ejected from the back seat of the Bronco.
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