A federal judge on Tuesday ordered a stay of execution for the final two death row inmates who were scheduled to die under the Trump administration.
Two cousins were found by fishermen off the coast of Ireland after a paddleboarding adventure turned into the "stuff of nightmares."
More than nine passengers are believed to have been on the small boat, according to the chief of the Chicago Fire Department.
Philadelphia auto mechanic Tyree Ward is named a "true American hero" after rescuing a drowning woman at a beach in New Jersey on Monday night.
"Naya Rivera is not the first, nor the last to go missing at Lake Piru," wrote petition organizer Erin Jordan. "Lake Piru is a very deep lake with very bad whirlpools, people have been asking for years for the city to put up warning signs for swimmers."
An initial investigation found the victim was believed to have drowned while bathing in the pool, police said.
A mother in Gilroy, California has been arrested for suspected murder after allegedly calling 911 to report that she had drowned her 2-year-old-daughter.
Four people drowned after they stood waist-deep in water near the Pambar Dam in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Cristian Burgos, 17, ran into the sea to rescue the mother and child at Virginia Key beach in Miami but had to be plucked out of the water himself.
The victim's wife called 911 to ask for urgent help after her husband leapt into the water to save the family dog but never resurfaced, a local sheriff's department has said.
The man was found at the bottom of the Caribbean Princess' Neptune Pool early in the morning of June 14.
"There has never been a more difficult moment for us than this," said the singer.
The baby girl looked like a porcelain doll and appeared to be in shock, Greenwood Police Chief Greg Hallgrimson said.
The high school student lay undiscovered at the bottom of the pool for an hour, his family claim.
Officials believed revelers may not have heard the emergency announcements because of the loud music playing on the boat.
"We saw the American flag, and we tried to reach them, but as we approached, they seemed to avoid us," one survivor said.
Experts are warning parents never to leave babies unattended in the bath, even for a few moments.
Hastings is an outspoken critic of President Trump who has made provocative comments about Republicans in the past.
More than 270 people have drowned in Germany since the beginning of the year, 20 of whom were children under 15.
Despite an injury, the 80-year-old man managed to lower himself into the water to save the drowning child.
She has been charged with first degree murder, domestic battery and child abuse.
Authorities have marked out 24 such areas in an effort to save lives.