Hosszu recorded a time of 4:26:36 to win gold, beating the old record by nearly two seconds
Local mayor Michel Amiel of Pennes-Mirabeau says he is 'shocked and angered' by event
Members of the public pull two unconscious men aged 54 and 26 from the waves
Where to make a splash this summer
The group's co-founder received a suspended prison sentence for taking part in a neo-Nazi attack last year
The Tafsvakten group, roughly translating as 'groping guard', carried out its first patrol on Saturday
Walker has battled ice-cold waters, been stung by a Portuguese man o’war and rescued from a shark by a pod of dolphins
The talented Briton lost the use of one arm in the run-up to 2012 but tells Kevin Garside how the Paralympics offers a road to Brazil
A search team looking for a 12-year-old boy who was snatched by a crocodile have reportedly discovered human remains near the waterhole where he was swimming in Australia.
Australian police have shot dead two crocodiles after a 12-year-old boy's disappearance
Group of friends were swimming at an isolated water hole in World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park southeast of Darwin
The fish already injured swimmers cooling down from the heat last month
A lonely young dolphin is trying to make friends with humans along Australia’s east coast but swimmers are being told to shun the creature.
No one could accuse Christos Tsiolkas of lacking ambition. His last novel, the hugely successful The Slap, had eight narrators and built a story of modern multicultural Australian life around one relatively small domestic incident.
Almost 100 pups were separated from their mothers in December's storms
A seven-year-old girl lost part of her finger in the attack by a shoal of the meat-eating fish