Climber

  • 1 climber dies, rescuers reach others on Oregon peak

    GOVERNMENT CAMP, Ore. (AP) – Rescuers reached more than a half-dozen climbers stranded by tumbling rocks and falling ice on Oregon’s tallest peak before expected heavy snow makes conditions even more treacherous. One climber fell to his death earlier Tuesday. At least seven climbers were stranded high on the peak...
  • Naked crane climber tumbles seven stories to his death!!!!!

    A suspected car thief has died after leading police on a chase that ended with a standoff when the man climbed a crane at the Port of Los Angeles, CBS Los Angeles reports. The man spent about three hours on the crane and eventually took off all his clothes,...
  • Nepali ‘menstruation hut’ ritual claims life of teenage girl

    New Delhi (CNN) A teenage girl in Nepal has died after she was bitten by a snake while banished to a cowshed during a menstruation ritual that sees young women separated from their families and made to sleep alone. The victim, 19-year-old Tulasi Shahi, from western Nepal’s Dailekh district,...