One Dead, 13 Injured in Rare Southern California Lightning Storm

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_f9255771dc.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (VENICE BEACH, Calif.) -- A rare lightning storm struck packed Venice Beach, Calif., Sunday, killing a 20-year-old man and injuring up to 12 others, one critically, after the same storm had struck a person on Catalina Island. Firefighters said a bolt of lightning hit the water and the electrical current then traveled, hitting swimmers and surfers.

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Small Plane Lands on Florida Beach, One Dead

Cleared_072714_FL Plane.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1406496424528Photo Credit: Zack Arceneaux (VENICE, Fla.) -- A small plane in distress landed on a Florida beach on Sunday afternoon, killing one man and injuring one of his children. According to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office, the plane had contacted the Venice Airport noting that it was in distress and would not be able to return to the airport. The pilot is believed to have made an attempt to land on the beach.

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California Wildfires Spread, Force Evacuations

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_05c37c582e.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock (YOSEMITE, Calif.) -- A fire near Yosemite National Park has burned over 2,000 acres of land, more than four times as much land as it had on Saturday. Officials called in planes and helicopters and about 400 personnel to help battle the flames. Park spokeswoman Ashley Mayer told ABC News that there have been some evacuations, but officials were not certain whether any structures were lost in the fire. No injuries have been reported.

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Former WWE Champion Thwarts Home Invader with Wrestling Move

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_b16988a7e5.jpgPhoto by Erika Goldring/Getty Images (PHOENIX) --  A former WWE champion used his ring skills to foil an attempted robbery in his Arizona home. Bryan Danielson, better known by his stage known Daniel Bryan, and his wife, fellow-wrestler Brie Bella, were pulling up to their home early this week when they saw two burglars try to escape their home with stolen items.

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Alleged Pennsylvania Hospital Shooter Richard Plotts Arraigned in Bed

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_02e7472780.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock (PHILADELPHIA) -- A Pennsylvania psychiatric patient has been arraigned on charges including murder and attempted murder for allegedly shooting his caseworker in the head in a hospital office and then engaging in a gun battle with a doctor who tried to subdue him. The patient, Richard Plotts, 49, was arraigned late Saturday night in his bed at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he is being treated for his wounds and is under police guard.

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