Diana Nyad Successful in Cuba to US Swim

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_f74380a597.jpgErnesto Mastrascusa/LatinContent/Getty Images (KEY WEST, Fla.) -- Long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad completed a record-breaking swim from Cuba to Key West, Fla. Monday afternoon. As Nyad swam through cheering crowds of swimmers, boaters, and paddlers and reached the shores of Key West, she became the first person to ever swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage.

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Family of Dead College Athlete Says Coaches 'Left Him There to Die'

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_611fe34d36.jpgStephen Dunn/Getty Images (GERMANTOWN, Md.) -- The family of a Maryland college football player who died after a sports-related concussion claim their son's complaints were ignored during a series of dangerous preseason football drills and his coaches "left him there to die." Derek Sheely, of Germantown, Md., a 22-year-old fullback at Frostburg State University, died on Aug. 28, 2011.

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Calif. Principal Held in Husband’s Killing

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_53e1c437a3.jpgTHOMAS SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images (BAKERSFIELD, Calif.) -- A California elementary school principal is expected to be arraigned Tuesday on first degree murder charges in the shooting death of her husband, authorities said. Leslie Jenea Chance, 46, a principal at Bakersfield's Fairview Elementary, is being held without bail after police say she fatally shot her husband of 17 years and dumped his body.

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Amputee Back on High School Football Field With Prosthetic Leg

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_c4086d7ee4.jpgStreeter Lecka/Getty Images (WORDEN, Mont.) -- Eleven months ago, high school senior Koni Dole was playing in the last game of Huntley Project High School's regular season when his right leg snapped below the knee. "I was just kind of like, 'Why does this have to happen to me?,'" Dole, of Worden, Mont., told ABC News. "I know what it feels like to have a last game. Or what I thought was my last play."

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Former Cop’s Homeless Son Praised for Helping Officer Under Attack

The homeless son of a former New York City detective is being called a hero after he stepped in to help a San Francisco cop who was being attacked by a suspect. The incident occurred Monday night, when a female officer came upon a woman who allegedly was vandalizing cars by jumping up and down on them, San Francisco Police Department Sgt. Eli Turner told ABC station KGO-TV.

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