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Former Democratic senator and presidential hopeful Gary Hart: “I bear a very heavy burden of responsibility.” Photograph: Nick Cote/The New York Times

As we fantasise about a parallel universe, where America is not a joke and our president cares about other human beings, the same questions keep swirl(...)

The diver, Chan Ming, was unharmed and said he was “ reborn ” after the incident in a Facebook post that followed his viral fame. Screen grab: YouTube/Gabe and Garrett

Shark enthusiasts are concerned about the impact of a viral video that showed a great white shark breaking into a cage occupied by a diver in Mexico. (...)

Diana Nyad emerges from the Atlantic Ocean after completing her attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida. Nyad (64) is the first swimmer to make the swim through the Florida Straits from Cuba to the Florida Keys without the security of a shark cage. This was her fifth attempt at the approximately 110-mile swim. Photograph:  Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/Getty Images

American 64-year-old long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad became the first person to swim across the Florida Straits from Cuba without a shark cage las(...)