1. Adam Walker, an experienced long-distance open water swimmer, was on a 16-mile journey through the Cook Strait in New Zealand when he spotted a shark below him. Luckily, a pod of dolphins was nearby, and acted as his guards for the next hour of his swim.
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- US officials have determined al-Qaeda likely influenced suspected New York City bomber Ahmad Khan Rahami.