Firefighters in Fuqing City, eastern China, had to use power tools to free a man whose head had become trapped inside a washing machine drum.
Mexican soccer star Alan Pulido was able to wrestle one of his kidnappers's gun and cell and called authorities, prompting his safe return home.
ISIS may be holding hundreds families to use as human shields in central Fallujah, the U.N.'s warned as U.S.-backed Iraqi forces pushed into the city.
He was treated and will be OK.
Hamilton, 26, who lost her left arm in a shark attack off the coast of Hawaii when she was 13, finished third in the World Surf League's Fiji Women's Pro as a wildcard entry.