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VIDEO: Last second rescue from Houston fire

The Associated Press
Mar 26 2014 - 5:34pm

HOUSTON -- A Houston construction worker whose harrowing rescue from a burning building was caught on video says he knew he had to act quickly when he realized he was trapped on a fifth-floor balcony.

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Woman trapped in slot canyon hospitalized

The Associated Press
Feb 18 2014 - 11:18am

PROVO -- A 23 year-old Provo woman is in the hospital after spending more than eight hours trapped in a canyon slot Monday night.

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Boys rescued from drifting ice in Grantsville reservoir

The Associated Press
Feb 17 2014 - 11:10am

GRANTSVILLE -- Officials say two 13-year-old boys have been rescued after drifting from shore on a sheet of ice.

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Boy rescued after falling through ice at Syracuse pond

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner
Jan 24 2014 - 11:21am

SYRACUSE --- An 11-year-old boy was treated at Davis Hospital and Medical Center being treated for hypothermia after falling through the ice at Jensen Park in Syracuse Thursday.

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Passengers rescued from icebound Antarctic ship

Rod McGuirk, The Associated Press
Jan 2 2014 - 8:33am

CANBERRA, Australia -- A helicopter rescued all 52 passengers from a research ship that has been trapped in Antarctic ice since Christmas Eve after weather conditions finally cleared enough for the operation Thursday.

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Viral video: Man survives three days in sunken tugboat at bottom of Atlantic

The Associated Press
Dec 3 2013 - 10:41pm

 LAGOS, Nigeria -- Entombed at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean in an upended tugboat for three days, Harrison Odjegba Okene begged God for a miracle. The Nigerian cook survived by breathing an ever-dwindling supply of oxygen in an air pocket.

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Man survives 3 days at bottom of ocean in air pocket

Michelle Faul, The Associated Press
Dec 3 2013 - 2:51pm

LAGOS, Nigeria -- Entombed at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean in an upended tugboat for three days, Harrison Odjegba Okene begged God for a miracle.

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Hiker rescued twice on same Layton trail will not face charges

Davis County Sheriff

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Oct 28 2013 - 12:08pm

LAYTON -- A hiker who has been found twice this year on the same trail by search and rescue personnel will not be facing any criminal charge.Davis County Attorney's Office has declined to file any charges, said Davis County Sheriff's Sgt. Susan Poulsen.

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VIDEO: Last second rescue from Houston fire

The Associated Press
Mar 26 2014 - 5:34pm

HOUSTON -- A Houston construction worker whose harrowing rescue from a burning building was caught on video says he knew he had to act quickly when he realized he was trapped on a fifth-floor balcony.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 26 2014 - 5:53pm

VIDEO: Last second rescue from Houston fire

The Associated Press
Mar 26 2014 - 5:34pm

HOUSTON -- A Houston construction worker whose harrowing rescue from a burning building was caught on video says he knew he had to act quickly when he realized he was trapped on a fifth-floor balcony.

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With driver unconscious, daring deputy runs down car on I-15

(Courtesy of Davis County Sheriff’s Office) This frame grab of a dash-cam video shows Davis County Sheriff’s Deputy Matt Boucher running down Interstate 15 to stop a car with an unconscious driver and a sleeping toddler inside.

Loretta Park
Sep 5 2012 - 8:09pm

WEST BOUNTIFUL -- Davis County Sheriff's Deputy Matt Boucher physically ran down the interstate in order to stop a car with an unconscious driver and a sleeping toddler inside. "Dispatch sent out an attempt to locate on a reckless driver," said Boucher, who has been with the sheriff's office for 81/2 years. Multiple callers dialed 911 on Aug. 26...

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VIDEO: Last second rescue from Houston fire

The Associated Press
Mar 26 2014 - 5:34pm

HOUSTON -- A Houston construction worker whose harrowing rescue from a burning building was caught on video says he knew he had to act quickly when he realized he was trapped on a fifth-floor balcony.

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GALLERY: Explosion in Lebanon (Warning: Some graphic content)

Lebanese soldiers and rescue workers inspect damage from an explosion in the mostly Christian neighborhood of Achrafiyeh, Beirut, Lebanon, Friday Oct. 19, 2012. Lebanese Red Cross and security officials say a car bomb in east Beirut has killed at least eight people and wounded dozens in the worst blast the city has seen in years, coming at a time when Lebanon has seen a rise in tension and eruptions of clashes stemming from the civil war in neighboring Syria. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

The Associated Press
Oct 19 2012 - 12:36pm

Lebanese soldiers and rescue workers inspect damage from an explosion in the mostly Christian neighborhood of Achrafiyeh, Beirut, Lebanon, Friday Oct. 19, 2012.

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With driver unconscious, daring deputy runs down car on I-15

(Courtesy of Davis County Sheriff’s Office) This frame grab of a dash-cam video shows Davis County Sheriff’s Deputy Matt Boucher running down Interstate 15 to stop a car with an unconscious driver and a sleeping toddler inside.

Loretta Park
Sep 5 2012 - 8:09pm

WEST BOUNTIFUL -- Davis County Sheriff's Deputy Matt Boucher physically ran down the interstate in order to stop a car with an unconscious driver and a sleeping toddler inside. "Dispatch sent out an attempt to locate on a reckless driver," said Boucher, who has been with the sheriff's office for 81/2 years. Multiple callers dialed 911 on Aug. 26...

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GALLERY: Ogden house fire - December 16, 2010

Firefighters battle a house fire in Ogden Thursday, December 16, 2010. (Matthew Arden Hatfield/Standard-Examiner)

Matthew Arden Hatfield, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 16 2010 - 5:12pm

Firefighters battle a house fire in Ogden Thursday, December 16, 2010. A passing motorist noticed the fire and with the help of a neighbor went inside and rescued an elderly man.

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GALLERY: Miners Rescued in Chile

The Associated Press
Oct 13 2010 - 11:02am

See photos of the miners being rescued from the San Jose Mine near Copiapo, Chile.

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GALLERY: Chilean mine rescue: October 12, 2010

In this photo released by the Chilean presidential press office, Chile's  President Sebastian Pinera, front right, hugs rescued

The Associated Press
Oct 12 2010 - 9:58pm

See pictures of the rescue of 33 Chilean miners trapped since August.

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