NEW YORK -- A lifeguard widely praised as a hero after Superstorm Sandy for
rescuing neighbors endangered by rolling floodwaters and a fire that
destroyed several homes in a small community where grief has been a
frequent visitor has died in a surfing accident in Puerto Rico.
SAN FRANCISCO — The search was called off Monday for a teenager whose parents were killed after they plunged into the cold, powerful surf in Northern California in a nightmarish chain of events that started when their son tried to save the family dog from drowning.
BOULDER CITY, Nev. — Coroner’s officials in Las Vegas say toxicology tests results could take weeks in the investigation of a 48-year-old Utah scuba diving instructor’s death during the weekend at Lake Mead.