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California Shark Bite Victim: 'It Locked Into My Chest...I Was Like, This Is It'

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. — Steven Robles was an hour into his regular weekend swim off some of Southern California's most popular beaches when he came face-to-face with a great white shark. The 7-foot-long juvenile had been trying toShow More Summary

Great White Shark Attacks Long Distance Swimmer in Manhattan Beach, California (Video)

10 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

There are a number of reasons why you’ll never see me going for a long-distance swim in the Pacific Ocean, the first two being that I’m way to lazy to go for long-distance swims and I don’t live anywhere near the Pacific Ocean. However, there’s also a third reason. And that third reason is, obviously, […]

Swimmer Recounts July 4 Attack by Agitated Great White Shark off Manhattan Beach: VIDEO

10 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The weekend's biggest shark story took place on July 4 in Manhattan Beach, California, where a distance swimmer was attacked by a Great White shark which had become agitated after struggling at the end of a fisherman's line for more...

Shark attack victim stared 'eyeball to eyeball' with predator

A long-distance ocean swimmer who was attacked by a great white shark at Manhattan Beach over the weekend said he stared the predator in the eye as it sunk its teeth into his chest before finally releasing him.

California shark bite victim feared for his life

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Steven Robles was an hour into his regular weekend swim off some of Southern California's most popular beaches when he came face-to-face with a great white shark.

Shark bite exposes uneasy coexistence between fishermen, beachgoers

The weekend biting of a long-distance swimmer by a great white shark exposed an uneasy coexistence between fishermen and beachgoers at Manhattan Beach Pier.

Manhattan Beach Shark Attack: Onlookers Laughed As Shark Attacked The Victim? [Video]

10 months agoNews : The Inquisitr - News

Yesterday, The Inquisitr had reported about a shark attack at Manhattan Beach pier. The attack caused grievous injury to a man who is believed to be a middle aged cross country swimmer. While the person has been declared out of danger, the circumstances under which the shark attack happened seems to be brewing controversy. Adding

Shark bite: Fishermen were mindful of swimmer safety, one says

The fishermen who hooked a great white shark in Manhattan Beach on Saturday were trying to guide the fish to deep water and away from swimmers when it bit one, one of the fishermen said Sunday.

Fishermen not 'chumming' on pier before shark attack, witness says

A great white shark that bit a swimmer near Manhattan Beach Pier on Saturday was not attracted to the area by chumming, according to an aquarium director who witnessed the incident.

Swimmer bitten by shark off Manhattan Beach describes ordeal

A swimmer who was attacked by a shark near the Manhattan Beach Pier on Saturday described the incident in terrifying, saying “I felt the shark biting into me and I thought this is it.”

Video emerges showing shark attack off Manhattan Beach Pier

A video has emerged showing a shark attack that left a swimmer injured near the Manhattan Beach Pier.

Great White Shark Attack -- Insane Video

10 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

A great white shark attacked a swimmer in Manhattan Beach CA and it was all caught on video.The 7-foot shark was struggling on the wrong end of a fishing line near the pier.  Shortly before the attack the fisherman -- who tried in vain for 40…

Shark in Manhattan Beach attack was 'agitated,' lifeguard says

Sharks are not an uncommon sight in the waters off the Manhattan Beach Pier, but attacks like the one Saturday are rare, experts said.

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ARTIST INTRODUCTION by Julie Stoller Appearing 7-7 at Mercury Lounge (Manhattan) 7-8 record release (everywhere) via Frenchkiss 7-9 at Rough Trade (Brooklyn) INTRODUCTION - What do two indie rock bands from New York and Long Beach, a...Show More Summary

No fishing allowed from Manhattan Beach pier after shark bites swimmer

After a young 7-foot great white shark bit a long-distance swimmer off Manhattan Beach Pier earlier Saturday, police have banned fishing from the pier until Tuesday.

Shark attack stirs Manhattan Beach holiday weekend crowd

Lance Nelson spent Saturday morning surfing the choppy waves south of Manhattan Beach Pier, just like he has most days this summer.

Man Bitten by Great White Shark at Southern California Beach

A swimmer was bitten by a great white shark on Saturday morning off Manhattan Beach in Southern California. The attack happened around 9:30 a.m., according to the Associated Press. L.A. County Fire Department spokesman Rick Flores said the shark became "agitated" after a fisherman caught it on his hook and struggled for 30 minutes to reel it in. Show More Summary

Shark was hooked on line for nearly an hour before attack

The shark that bit a swimmer near the Manhattan Beach pier Saturday morning was hooked by a fisherman on the pier for nearly an hour and had become increasingly annoyed as it tried to free itself, authorities said.

Great White Shark Attacks California Swimmer

10 months agoNews : The Inquisitr - News

A male swimmer was in critical condition after being attacked by a great white shark off California’s Manhattan Beach, CBS LA reports. The attack stems from a seemingly strange set of circumstances. Los Angeles County Fire spokesman Rick Flores told reporters that the attack took place after a fisherman on the Manhattan Beach pier hooked

Shark bites man near Southern California beach

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A 7-foot-long great white shark bit a man Saturday swimming off of Southern California's Manhattan Beach, officials said.

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