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Body of missing swimmer found in Lake Lanier

May 9, 2021
Divers pulled the body of 23-year-old Anthony Saintil from the lake about 1 p.m. Sunday, according to Georgia Department of Natural Resources spokesman Mark McKinnon. Authorities said Saintil had jumped into the lake off of a pontoon boat about noon. He was last seen in the area of Flat Creek, according to McKinnon. n”,”_id”:”https://twitter.com/NASA_Wallops/status/1391185366586204164″,”additional_properties”:{“comments”:,”_id”:1620567263567},”provider_name”:”Twitter”,”height”:null},”type”:”oembed_response”},{“_id”:”3FM5LBKHLZCZXN3WXQWPVH7PEM”,”additional_properties”:{“inline_comments”:,”comments”:,”_id”:1620518131570},”type”:”text”,”content”:”Upper-level winds

Zimbabwe: Human Leg Found Floating in Gweru River

April 14, 2021
A human lower limb with a foot wearing a sneaker has been found floating in the waters along the Gweru River, police have said. Midlands provincial police spokesperson Inspector Emmanuel Mahoko said the human remains were found this morning by a passer-by. “Police who attended the scene found that it was a male right lower

Arrests made in murder of missing college student found in grave

November 21, 2020
Two suspects have been arrested in the murder of a missing college student who was found in a shallow grave near a highway in California, authorities said Friday. Ethan Astaphan and Sonita Heng were arrested Thursday in connection with the slaying of 21-year-old Juan Carlos Hernandez, a student at El Camino College in Torrence who

Death of teen found in sugar cane field probed as a homicide

November 16, 2020
A black 15-year-old boy was found dead in a sugar cane field days after he vanished in Louisiana, according to authorities who are probing his death as a homicide. The body of Quawan “Bobby” Charles was discovered on Nov. 3 by Iberia Parish sheriff deputies in a creek near Loreauville after his family first notified

Scientists baffled after leprosy found in chimpanzees for first time

November 13, 2020
Wild chimpanzees in Western Africa have been found with leprosy for the first time ever — and now scientists are struggling to get to the root of the infectious disease that’s mostly found in humans. The baffling discovery was made in several chimps at Cantanhez National Park in Guinea-Bissau, and in another more than a

Missing camper’s body found in Texas creek, family says

November 11, 2020
A missing Kentucky man’s family believes his body has been recovered from a Texas creek. Benjamin Cowley, 30, of St. Matthew, Kentucky, was last seen Nov. 4 on a raft near a campsite at Lake O’ the Pines in Marion County, Texas, the Longview News-Journal reported. “The raft turned up the next day without him,”

Suspicious package found at Capitol before Amy Coney Barrett vote

October 26, 2020
WASHINGTON — A suspicious package has been found at the US Capitol less than an hour before Senators vote to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Monday evening, according to a report. United States Capitol Police are investigating the package which was found on the grounds on the Capitol near the

Noose Found in Locker Brings Unrest to Mississippi Fire Department

December 4, 2019
(HATTIESBURG, Miss.) — There’s little disagreement that the object found in a white Mississippi firefighter’s locker was a hangman’s noose. But as with many things in America these days, there’s deep disagreement about what it meant. To some it was a reminder of lynchings that took hundreds of black lives in Mississippi, and it had…

How Advocates of Reproductive Justice Found Their Spotlight

November 30, 2019
The hotel ballroom is packed when the spoken-word poet Staceyann Chin takes the stage on a Saturday morning in late October. At least 1,100 mostly women and nonbinary people of color have filled the vast space in the Hyatt Regency in Atlanta in anticipation of her performance and of Stacey Abrams’ keynote address, which will…