The group 'Concerned Citizens of St Tammany' is urging the parish council to vote to ban fracking.more>>
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LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Police say a 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a July 16 bomb threat that closed the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. At a news conference Tuesday, Lafayettemore>>
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In cooperation with the FBI, New Orleans police have arrested one man wanted in a deadly shooting in the Lower Ninth Ward. Christopher Michael Dixon, 28, was arrested on Thursday in the 1500 block ofmore>>
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The finishing touches are being made as the Saints plan to travel over 875 miles from New Orleans to White Sulphur Springs, W.V. The Saints will report to The Greenbrier on Thursday, located in the Alleghenymore>>
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Golf courses challenge players with sand traps and water hazards. But for one golfer, he can now add sinkholes to that list.
Mark Mihal, a 43-year-old mortgage broker from Creve Couer, Mo., suffered a dislocated shoulder after a sinkhole opened up beneath him while playing a course in Illinois according to Fox News.com.
Mihal was on the fairway of the 14th hold at Annbriar Golf Course near Waterloo when the sinkhole opened up, according to Golfmanna.com, in a story recounted by Mihal's wife.
"I felt the ground start to collapse and it happened so fast that I couldn't do anything," Mihal said. "I reached for the ground as I was going down and it gave way, too. It seemed like I was falling for a long time. The real scary part was I didn't know when I would hit bottom and what I would land on."
The sinkhole was approximately 18-feet deep and 10-feet wide, Golfmanna.com reports.
Mihal was rescued after one of his golfing partners, Ed Magaletta, climbed down into the sinkhole and used rope and a 12-foot ladder – supplied by course workers – to hoist Mihal out.
During the rescue, which lasted around 20 minutes, Magaletta took off his sweatshirt and made a sling for Mihal's dislocated shoulder.
Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:08 AM EDT2014-07-22 10:08:09 GMT
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