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Don't pee in the pool: science plays lifeguard

Peeing in swimming pools may be hazardous to your health.

ABC 6 Investigates School Pool Safety

(ABC 6 News) -- Questions continue to surround the tragic drowning of a 12-year-old boy in a Twin Cities public school pool prompting many school districts to re-examine their own pool safety policies

Man Recounts Dramatic Rescue From Icy Water

Bill Blackwell remembers lying in a pool of icy water, thinking, "Bill, you are going to die."

Near-drowning at St. Louis Park Middle School pool

ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (KMSP) -
A St. Louis Park Middle School student was taken to the hospital Thursday afternoon following a possible drowning incident in the school's pool.

Near-drowning at Fargo South High School

FARGO (KFGO-AM) - Investigation is underway to determine the circumstances of a near drowning in the Fargo South High swimming pool.

Family of School Drowning Victim Reaches Settlement

Tragedy struck the family of Malvrick Donkor the day before Thanksgiving in 2012.

New techniques can save cold water drowning victims

One of the most exciting advances in cardiac life-saving techniques is bringing back patients who have experienced cold water drowning and severe hypothermia — hours after the person was submerged.

Man Dies After Falling Through Ice on Pond in Ohio

Feb. 12--Led to a hole in the ice by a barking dog, rescuers in Powell pulled a 74-year-old man from a pond yesterday afternoon, but not in time to save his life.

Report: East Detroit High School teacher to face criminal charges in student's drowning

An East Detroit High School teacher is expected to face criminal charges in connection to the drowning of a student at the high school pool, according to a television news report.

First responders learn ice rescue techniques

KENNEBUNK, Maine —Seconds count when someone falls through ice.