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Barbara Ahart puts on safety goggles Sunday before jumping out of a plane. She went skydiving to celebrate her 81st birthday.
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A Montana hiker reported as missing after he set out alone to perform a BASE jump in Glacier National Park over the weekend has been found dead below the summit of Mount Siyeh, authorities said on Monday. Authorities identified the man as 22-year-old Beau Weiher of Missoula, who was reported missing by family and friends on Saturday night after he failed to return as expected from his outing.
Three men who have overcome incredible odds will share their stories of success and inspiration this week in East Texas. Clarence Thomas, the U.S. Supreme Court Justice, who grew up in poverty in rural Georgia; Dana Bowman, who lost his legs during a skydiving accident; and Clay Dyer, a professional fisherman who was born with no legs and only one partial arm, are all slated to speak.
I've written about Brazil pre-Lula and post-Lula and spent the last five years covering all aspects of the country for Dow Jones, Wall Street Journal and Barron's. Meanwhile, for an undetermined amount of time, and with a little help from my friends, I will be parachuting into Russia, India and China.
Plant hands Gaither first loss Plant's 27 fourth quarter points hands Gaither their first loss. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1s0tIpu It was a star spangled night for Plant in a 37-10 victory over Gaither.
Around the world for A 1MILLION: The outrageous eighty-four day trip featuring TWELVE countries and FIVE continents Water way to travel! Enjoy the views above and below the sea's surface in this TRANSPARENT kayak X-cessive behaviour! X Factor contestants' antics force cabin crew to close free bar on board flight to UK after 'knocking back drinks like they were going out of fashion' Is this the end of Ryanair's 'in your face' yellow interiors? Budget airline to include images of happy, smiley people on plane walls as part of image makeover to improve customer experience 'Loutish yobs, leaking toilets and a man performing a sex act on himself': Grandparents win A 2,000 payout from Thomas Cook over nightmare holiday The British airlines offering passengers the most legroom revealed ... with British Airways coming out on top Brilliant to just all-white! Adventurers take selfie to mark ... (more)
Afemale patient was transported by helicopter following an accident at Chambersburg Skydiving Center Friday, September 12, 2014. Markell DeLoatch - Public Opinion A MedEvac helicopter pilot is set to transport the victim of an accident at Chambersburg Skydiving Center Friday, September 12, 2014.
On Friday, U.S. Navy sailors from the USS Constitution and the USS Maryland visited with students in Clifton Park and the Leap Frogs made a special appearance. A C-130 circled the Clifton Park Campus as hundreds of students waited for the arrival of the Navy's elite parachuting team.
Residents living close to the base can expect increased day time aerial aircraft activity and may see Search and Rescue Technicians parachuting under orange canopies from CC-130H Hercules and CC-115 Buffalo aircraft, as well as CH-149 Cormorant and CH-146 Griffon helicopter crews conducting hoist operations. Throughout the week, marine rescue training will also take place on Lake Melville around Rabbit Island and Sandy Point area.
The reason for this weekend is not warm and sunny. It is the Vietnam War, the country's most contentious conflict during one of our most tumultuous times.
Riley and Nathan Batiste, 38, leaped out of a plane over California and it seems Riley thoroughly enjoyed his fur-raising adventure. "It was by far the most enjoyable skydive I've ever done and Riley seemed to love it too - I'll definitely be taking him again," Nathan said after.
TV Network Not 'Comfortable' With Navy Parachute Team Jumping at 9/11 Game - but There's More to the Story To help mark the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the U.S. Navy's parachuting team was supposed to jump into the Baltimore Ravens stadium Thursday night to deliver the American flag and demonstrate their skills for the crowd. A view from a Leap Frog member's helmet cam during a practice jump over a football stadium; the team was scheduled to jump into the Baltimore Ravens stadium during a 9/11 commemoration event Thursday, but their jump was canceled at the last minute.
So long, summer! Flash floods hit the DESERT, forcing 50 miles of major Nevada interstate close to after torrent submerged cars, decimated homes, and ripped up roadways across the Southwest From dirty street pies to selling clothes lines: Bachelor beauty Laurina who claims to have successful worldwide modelling career pops up in hilarious infomercial Now that she's firmly back on Australian shores - and reality - the 30-year-old Audrey Hepburn die-hard has been moonlighting as an infomercial star.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 09:30 pm
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