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In this image taken from video provided by New Hanover Regional Medical Center, 16-year-old Hunter Treschl, of Colorado Springs, Colo., speaks during an interview at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, N.C., Tuesday, June 16, 2015. The teen was seriously wounded in a shark attack. "We were just playing around in the waves, and I felt a hit on my left calf," Treschl said in a videotaped interview released Tuesday night by the hospital where he is being treated. "I thought it felt like a big fish, and I started moving away. And then the shark bit my arm _ off."  (New Hanover Regional Medical Center via AP)

After shark attacks, North Carolina town considers fishing ban

OAK ISLAND, N.C. — The shark attack on a girl about 100…

 

Emergency responders assist a teenage girl at the scene of a shark attack in Oak Island, N.C., Sunday, June 14, 2015. Mayor Betty Wallace of Oak Island, a seaside town bordered to the south by the Atlantic Ocean, said that hours after the teenage girl suffered severe injuries in a shark attack Sunday a teenage boy was also severely injured. Photo: STEVE BOUSER/THE PILOT, SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. VIA AP

Vacationing shark-attack victims were in shallow water

Beachgoers cautiously returned to the ocean Monday after two young people lost…

 

Ken Bondy/Creative Commons/FlickrA man in his 50s was bitten by a juvenile great white shark

Surfer survives shark bite off Central California

A man surfing on the Central California coast was dragged under water…

 

Reuters File PhotoSurvivers of shark attacks are coming out in support of the ban on shark fins.

Shark attack survivors go to bat for fin ban

Survivors of shark attacks — now trying to save the animals that…

Reuters File PhotoSurvivers of shark attacks are coming out in support of the ban on shark fins.