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Woman Attacked by Rabid Coyote ’10 or 15 Times’ Survives to Share Story

Rita Sweenor shared a photo after her return home after being attacked by a coyote "10 or 15 times" in Glen Falls, NY. (Rita Sweenor/Facebook)
Rita Sweenor shared a photo after her return home after being attacked by a coyote "10 or 15 times" in Glen Falls, NY. (Rita Sweenor/Facebook)

A New York woman is recovering after having been attacked by a wild animal that had, according to the prognosis of rabies, lost its mind...




  • Judith Giuliani and Rudy Giuliani attend Ovarian Cancer Benefit on July 29, 2017 in Watermill, New York.  (Mike Pont/Getty Images for OCRFA)

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  • Agents from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) arrest a sex offender on Long Island, N.Y., during a 10-day operation finishing Aug. 3, 2017. (Courtesy of ICE)

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  • Passengers wait inside a stopped C subway train in New York City after a power failure stopped multiple subway lines during the morning commute in New York, U.S., April 21, 2017. (REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid/File Photo)

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  • Dunkin Donuts on February 12, 2016 in Encino, California. (Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images for Dunkin' Donuts)

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  • Republican mayoral candidate Nicole Malliotakis, in New York on July 27, 2017. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)

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  • NYPD officer, not related to story. (KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images) Dunkin' Donuts logo.
(Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images)

    Police Union Calls for Boycott of Dunkin’ Donuts after Clerk Refuses to Serve Officers

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  • New York Governor Andrew Cuomo during a press conference in New York City on Feb. 15, 2017. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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  • Wedding rings. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

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  • The Oculus, under the One World Trade Center on March 7, 2016 in New York City. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

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    NY Couple Jump to Their Deaths

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  • A pin showing the Anna M. Kross Center Jail on Rikers Island. (Screenshot via Google Maps)

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  • NYC subway (Wolfgang [Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic goo.gl/sZkFgM] via Flickr)

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  • Pei Xia Chen, the widow of New York City Police Officer Wenjian Liu, holds his picture following his funeral service at Aievoli Funeral Home in the Dyker Heights neighborhood on Jan. 4, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Liu was killed with his partner Rafael Ramos on December 20, 2014 when the two were shot by Ismaaiyl Brinsley while sitting in their patrol car. (Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

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