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2 Girls Injured After Beaver Attack

On Sunday morning, two sisters were seriously injured after a violent beaver attacked them at Lake Anna in Spotsylvania County, Va. According to WTTG-TV, 8-year-old Annabella Radnovich and her 11-year-old sister, Alyssa, were swimming with family when they felt something scratching beneath them. Moments later, the 65-pound animal attacked and bit both of their legs. The girls' mother, Wendy Radnovich, recapped what happened to her daughters. "[Alyssa] had felt something touch her leg and thought it was one of her cousins messing with her. And she stopped and looked and pushed it off of her and started running out of the water." Anabella said she also thought someone was playing...

Even geese jaywalk. Photo: Fujin/Flickr Good samaritans just can't seem to catch a break. First, an Ohio woman who took what she thought was an orphaned fawn across state lines was threatened with criminal charges, and now a Virginia man has been ticketed for jaywalking after helping a gaggle of geese cross a busy highway. Jozsef Vamosi appeared in Fairfax County court on Monday to fight his ticket, contesting that he did the right thing and should not be punished for it. "I don't feel guilty," Vamosi told the Washington Post. "My instinct is you try to do something good. We are only humans. I can sleep." According to Vamosi, he was on the northbound lane of the parkway on June 18 when...