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A Vancouver Island woman believes a shark bit off part of her finger in B.C. waters while she was trying to surf for the first time.

(Source: cbc.ca)

Shark spotted off Rye, N.H., beach

A shark was spotted this afternoon in the water off Wallis Sands State Beach in Rye, N.H., according to Rye police.

A beachgoer reported seeing a shark around 1:45 p.m., said Rye Police Chief Kevin Walsh. No one has seen the shark since. The beach has not been closed, but swimmers have been pulled back and are only allowed to go ankle-deep in the water.