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Missouri man dies after being stung by yellow jackets

Nov. 5, 2019 9:46 AM EST

IMPERIAL, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man's death is being blamed on an attack by a swarm of yellow jackets. Ruth Hobbs told KMOV-TV that her husband, Joe, was mowing the yard at their home in the St. Louis-area town of Imperial in July, near stacked sheets of Styrofoam used for archery target practice. Yellow...

That bites! Snake tries to eat dead snake as wasp attacks

Oct. 23, 2019 1:03 PM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Sometimes the circle of life stings. A coral snake found that out the hard way and a Florida woman caught it all on camera. Evangeline Cummings posted a video on Twitter of what appears to be a wasp stinging a coral snake that was dangling from a branch attempting to eat a dead...