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  1. With Its New Mobile Features, Google Returns to FormRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Re/code

    ... Google's renowned childlike weirdness. That it was dull. Unlike prior years, there were no new device giveaways or skydiving , Glass-wearing founders. (Although Day Two brought some magic .) But the three critical new products - a photos app, a VR ...

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  2. The Rock Doesn't Crumble in 'San Andreas'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Dwayne Johnson 's new disaster flick, " San Andreas " may be a bit shaky on plot, but did you really buy a ticket to see The Rock 's new melodrama? Johnson plays Chief Ray Gaines, a super-skilled leader and lead pilot of a search-and-rescue helicopter team for the LAFD. Gaines, seemingly, is the best-of-the-best at saving lives and performing preternatural maneuvers to rescue folks stuck precariously in chasms via "tip the hat" tilting of his copter.

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  3. Brett Eldredge Takes Two Fans on a Leap of FaithRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... second. "That one was the most scary and the most fun! The only other time I had that feeling was when I went skydiving," Brett tells People. "That leap into the air is so scary, but it's also the time you feel most alive. You don't want to do it, ...

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  4. Super slimmer Dawn will jump 10,000ft to help hospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Driffield Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Dawn Ireland's weight spiralled as she comfort ate during her dad's battle with cancer before he died at his Kirkbymoorside home.

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  5. Awesome, destructive fun in 'San Andreas'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Philly.com

    'It's not a matter of if , it's a matter of when ," Paul Giamatti tells a roomful of students at the start of San Andreas , quite literally the blockbuster of the year. He's a brilliant Cal Tech seismologist, and he's talking about the chances that another Big One - like the 9.1 quake that devastated Anchorage in 1964 - might hit.

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  6. Indoor Skydiving Brings Thrills to SeniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The 91-year-old resident of Lake Prince Woods retirement community is the oldest woman to have flown at an indoor skydiving facility in Virginia Beach, Virginia. "It was great fun!", she exclaimed.

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  7. 'Halt and Catch Fire' Boss on Season 2 Reboot, Tackling Feminism and the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Showrunner Jonathan Lisco talks with THR about changing the pace of the AMC computer drama, 'Mad Men' comparisons and not becoming the Steve Jobs or Steve Wozniak story. Following a freshman season that opened with rave reviews , viewers - and some critics - fled the series as the 1980s computer drama crawled toward the finish line.

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  8. GoPro Building an Empire on HD Video Cameras for Thrill-SeekersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CNet News

    One might look at the GoPro and what it's designed to do and wonder what all the fuss is about. After all, any camera could conceivably be attached to a helmet or stand and provide a "live-action" experience.

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  9. Brazil Economy Hitting The TroughRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    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 primarily into Brazil, Russia, India and China.

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  10. New Changes To India GDP Give It China-Like NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    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 primarily into Brazil, Russia, India and China.

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  11. Emerging Markets Not Reliving Taper Tantrum IIRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    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 primarily into Brazil, Russia, India and China.

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  12. Russian Energy Giant Sees Oil Prices Flat For As Long As Seven YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    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 primarily into Brazil, Russia, India and China.

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  13. Sunshine Superman' recalls BASE jumping pioneerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston.com

    Originally, Marah Strauch wanted to title her documentary about extreme athlete Carl Boenish "Gravity." But that was already taken.

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  14. Watch: Pilot Pioneers Harrowing, Low-Level Wingsuit FlightsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | National Geographic

    WATCH: Fly along with wingsuit BASE jumpers as they show how they determine the optimal course for their thrill-seeking rides. During his nine-year tenure in the U.S. Navy, Richard Webb flew F-14 Tomcats.

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  15. To BASEJump or To Skydive?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | LivePressWorld

    ... jump. So, how do you choose between the two extreme sports? Here are a few facts that can help you decide between skydiving and BASE jumping. Jump out of a plane When you think "i want to do a parachute jump" do you imagine jumping out plane? Then ...

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  16. Movie Review: 'Sunshine Superman'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... man just a few days later? The film starts in the late 70's-Boenish, an eccentric, super intelligent man went from skydiving to something even more dangerous-jumping from cliffs and skyscrapers and radio antennae towers with a parachute in his back, ...

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  17. Review: San AndreasRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This blog is my look at movies, pop culture and entertainment. It's a blog by the people that speaks for the people who love entertainment.

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  18. 'I feel like I have found myself' - Courtney, 16, to take on sky...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Eastern Daily Press

    'I feel like I have found myself' - Courtney, 16, to take on sky dive for charity that helped her cope with loss of father Courtney Payne from Bunwell will be skydiving to raise money for Nelson's Journey. She now volunteers for the charity after being helped by them following the loss of her dad a few years ago.

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  19. Putin Defends FIFA In Fear Russia Might Lose 2018 World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Forbes.com

    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 primarily into Brazil, Russia, India and China.

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  20. BASE jumpers pushed to remote, no-rules sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Contra Costa Times

    ... more risky, and needs to change. "BASE jumping isn't a crime," argues Alan Lewis of Knoxville, Tennessee, who was skydiving before he tried BASE jumping 10 years ago. "It's not allowed in most places, so we're faced with having to trespass or do ...

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