20-Year-Old Survives 15-Story Fall Emergency room doctors say they are 'astounded'; 99 percent of people would die in a seven-story fall. Height, surface where the victim lands and the part of the body that hits ground first are the best prognosticators for survival.
June 17, 2013 - ABC News
Clip the Agency's Wings To Protect and Defend... When asked last September if he personally chose which individual terrorist suspects could be targeted with lethal force, President Barack Obama gave a response that would have astounded the founding fathers: "What is absolutely true is that my first job, my most sacred duty, as president and commander in chief, is to keep the American people safe."
June 17, 2013 - Foreign Relations
Jerry Lewis in Washington Post Each year I tell myself, 'This has got to be it. There's no way we can do better.' Then, the following year, I'm astounded to see that generosity driven by love and compassion has a greater capacity than I thought possible,Lewis said. "I...
Jacques Piccard in FOXNews By far the most interesting find was the fish that came floating by our porthole,Piccard said of the dive. "We were astounded to find higher marine life forms down there at all."