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  1. WWII demonstrator dies from mid-air heart attack while skydiving in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    ... 69-year-old funeral director from Champaign, Ill., was participating in a 1,500-foot jump as part of a semi-annual skydiving school at the time of the incident. According to witnesses, Yost's main parachute malfunctioned and his body went limp after ...

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  2. Former Lake Co. Reserve Deputy Killed in Skydiving AccidentRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A former Lake County Sheriff's Office volunteer reserve deputy was killed in a skydiving accident after his parachute became tangled this past Sunday with the chute of another jumper, according to the Daily Herald.

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  3. Skydiver dies during WWII-style jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    A skydiver from central Illinois was killed earlier this week while taking part in a demonstration jump in Oklahoma to honor World War II paratroopers, authorities said.

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  4. Police probing switch of flags on Brooklyn BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Trucker

    ... Bridge as part of an art installation was arrested on criminal trespass and other charges. And in March, four skydiving enthusiasts were charged with reckless endangerment for sneaking into 1 World Trade Center, the nation's tallest building, months ...

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  5. Skydiver dies during WWII-style jump in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    This Oct. 14, 2011 photo shows Jim Yost, the funeral director of Owens Funeral Home in Champaign, Ill.

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  6. Flowers set to bloom for church festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    The Holy Rood Church in Wool is holding a Flower Festival and Fete on the weekend of Saturday, August 2 and Sunday, August 3. The Flower Festival will be in the church from 10am to 4.30pm on the Saturday and 2pm to 4.30pm on the Sunday with a theme of 'Reflections of World War 1'.

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  7. the battle beginsRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 | Sun Advocate

    Wild land fire fighters have parachuted and hiked into Carbon County's rugged back country to combat three blazes that ignited near East Carbon.

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  8. Solar Safe House: Manhattan Beach Rotary man finds sustainable way to help Baja orphanagesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Easy Reader News

    Backed by the service organization both locally and internationally, a retired Manhattan Beach architect wants to install solar panels on the rooftops of Baja orphanages The first time Randall Meadors stayed overnight at Casa Hogar, he saw that the crumbling orphanage, and the children who lived there were in trouble.

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  9. Woman celebrates her 80th birthday by skydivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    It was a once in-a-lifetime birthday celebration for a Pueblo West woman. Joretta Allen crossed skydiving off her bucket list for her 80th birthday July 23, 2014.

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  10. iFly Opens in NapervilleRead the original story

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    ... two "flights" for one person, according to the iFly website. iFLY simulates the free fall conditions of outdoor skydiving. "iFLY's vertical wind tunnel generates 1600 horse power from 4 powerful fans, creating a wall-to-wall cushion of air on which ...

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  11. Barbara Bush to George W.: Your Father Was the 'Best President Ever'Read the original story

    Wednesday | Mediaite.com

    ... his father - her husband - was the "best president ever." Barbara Bush was discussing George H.W. Bush' s pending skydiving jump with her granddaughter Jenna Bush Hager , who serves as a correspondent for the Today show, when she casually mentioned ...

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  12. Who bleached American flags on Brooklyn Bridge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KBCI CBS 2

    ... Bridge as part of an art installation was arrested on criminal trespass and other charges. And in March, four skydiving enthusiasts were charged with reckless endangerment for sneaking into 1 World Trade Center, the nation's tallest building, months ...

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  13. Hackensack man who displayed police badge to children at Williamstown Wawa wasn't an officerRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Gloucester County Times

    MONROE TWP . - A North Jersey man on Sunday who offered to show two young boys the contents of his vehicle's trunk also showed them a police badge that was not his, police said.

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  14. Brooklyn Bridge Mystery: Police Hunt for Vandals Who Swapped American Flags for White OnesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | People

    ... Bridge as part of an art installation was arrested on criminal trespass and other charges. And in March, four skydiving enthusiasts were charged with reckless endangerment for sneaking into 1 World Trade Center, the nation's tallest building, months ...

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  15. Police investigating how American flags were replaced with white flags atop Brooklyn BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Globe and Mail

    ... Bridge as part of an art installation was arrested on criminal trespass and other charges. And in March, four skydiving enthusiasts were charged with reckless endangerment for sneaking into 1 World Trade Center, the nation's tallest building, months ...

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  16. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Star

    The summer of sport continues as Gary Lineker, Hazel Irvine and Clare Balding present live coverage of the Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony, live from Celtic Park in Glasgow.

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  17. No quick fix for sevens success: JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | West Australian

    New Zealand's complete domination of sevens rugby proves that parachuting in part-time stars is not the recipe for success it might seem, according to Australian Commonwealth Games captain Ed Jenkins.

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  18. Who put up the white flags?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NEWS.com.au

    ... Bridge as part of an art installation was arrested on criminal trespass and other charges. And in March, four skydiving enthusiasts were charged with reckless endangerment for sneaking into 1 World Trade Center, the nation's tallest building, months ...

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  19. Police investigate: Who flew white flags from the Brooklyn Bridge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Bridge as part of an art installation was arrested on criminal trespass and other charges. And in March, four skydiving enthusiasts were charged with reckless endangerment for sneaking into 1 World Trade Center, the nation's tallest building, months ...

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  20. Brierley Hill woman to conquer fears for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Dudleynews.co.uk

    ... She will be joined by nine fellow members of the Fat Burner Boot Camp in Walsall, for the jump at Hinton Skydiving Centre, Northampton, on August 23. Half of the group will raise funds for the hospital unit and the other half will jump to show ...

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