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  1. He's a skydiver working with a net - but no parachuteRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... Logan, in Washington, where Aikins' family owns Skydive Kapowsin near Tacoma. Over the years Aikins has taught skydiving, taught others to teach skydiving, even participated in world-record stacking events, those exercises where skydivers line up ...

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  2. He's a skydiver working with a net but no parachuteRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | FOX Carolina

    ... Logan, in Washington, where Aikins' family owns Skydive Kapowsin near Tacoma. Over the years Aikins has taught skydiving, taught others to teach skydiving, even participated in world-record stacking events, those exercises where skydivers line up ...

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  3. Looking for the human moments beneath the TV filters of the Democratic and Republican conventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    There are facts, and there is everything else - what we feel, what we believe, what we choose to disregard among what's been proved real, and what we choose to regard as real that is demonstrably untrue. Every day brings a massive information dump impossible for any person to process, complicated by the fact that by the time the news reaches us, it has necessarily been shaped, shaded and colored.

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  4. Sky-diving siblings headed to international wind tunnel competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Kids from Naperville will compete against adults in an international indoor skydiving World Cup competition in Poland in October. Kids from Naperville will compete against adults in an international indoor skydiving World Cup competition in Poland in October.

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  5. Skydiving without a parachute? Luke Aikins prepares to make the historic leapRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KHWB-TV Houston

    On Saturday, Luke Aikins will attempt the unimaginable; skydiving from 25,000 feet in the air without the use of a parachute! "I have 18,000 jumps jumping out with a parachute on my back, and here I'm gonna do it without anything," Aikins said. Aikins will be aiming to land in a 100 by 100 foot safety net that stands 200 feet above ground.

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  6. He's a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Northern Michigan News

    ... Logan, in Washington, where Aikins' family owns Skydive Kapowsin near Tacoma. Over the years Aikins has taught skydiving, taught others to teach skydiving, even participated in world-record stacking events, those exercises where skydivers line up ...

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  7. The Long JumpRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The WV Rebel's Blog

    The ultimate Daredevil? Over the years Aikins has taught skydiving, taught others to teach skydiving, even participated in world-record stacking events, those exercises where skydivers line up atop one another as they fly their open chutes across the sky. He tells of having his chute tangle with others on a couple of those efforts and having to come down under his reserve parachute.

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  8. Skydiver with local ties will land in Green Bay Packers' Hall of Fame GameRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... members of the military, and Justin is currently serving in Afghanistan. "My cousin is the one that got me into skydiving," said Koch, 30, a member of the Army's Golden Knights demonstration skydiving team. "He came out to Fort Bragg with a bunch of ...

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  9. Skydiver to plummet to Earth with no parachute or wingsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Gizmag

    Aikins has over 18,000 jumps under his belt and has performed a variety of skydiving stunts View gallery There's a good reason people don't throw themselves out of airplanes without parachutes or wingsuits, and that's because it rarely ends well. Skydiver Luke Aikins will be hoping that tomorrow is one of the rare occasions where that's not the case, as he jumps 'chute- and 'suit-less from 25,000 ft .

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  10. Daredevil to attempt jumping out of plane at 25,000 feet without a parachuteRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... Logan, in Washington, where Aikins' family owns Skydive Kapowsin near Tacoma. Over the years Aikins has taught skydiving, taught others to teach skydiving, even participated in world-record stacking events, those exercises where skydivers line up ...

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  11. Skydiver Plans to Jump from 25,000-Feet Without a Parachute and Land in a Safety NetRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | TechEBlog

    Skydiving is already an extremely dangerous sport, but imagine jumping from an airplane at 25,000-feet without a parachute? Daredevil Luke Aikins will attempt this very stunt tomorrow, and without a wingsuit. He'll have just one chance to land in a safety net the size of a 1/3 the size of a football field while descending at speeds up to 120mph.

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  12. Province ensuring small businesses in Fort McMurray can restart or recoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CKNW News Talk 980

    The Province will continue to use the Back to Business Resource Centre as a vehicle to help small businesses, in Fort McMurray, get back on its feet. The centre offers legal, marketing, and sales advice, to help restart small businesses, after a the massive wildfires back in May. Economic Development and Trade Minister Deron Bilous says the centre is a joint project with the Fort McMurray business community.

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  13. The fun part of Google's earnings call is seeing Sundar Pichai...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... her and her family through the ages. But former CFO Patrick Pichette had them both beat with photos of him tandem skydiving, in ski helmet, bike helmet, and on a safari. He looked like The Most Interesting Man in the World. When he retired from ...

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  14. Daredevila s plan: Jump from a plane into a net without a parachute a " on live TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star-Telegram.com

    ... we can do stuff that we don't think we can do if we approach it the right way. Over the years Aikins has taught skydiving, taught others to teach skydiving, even participated in world-record stacking events, those exercises where skydivers line up ...

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  15. David Bald Eagle, actor and Lakota chief, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    EAGLE BUTTE, SD - David William Beautiful Bald Eagle Sr., an actor and Lakota leader, died Friday at age 97. Bald Eagle was featured in the Oscar award-winning film, Dances with Wolves, Imprint and the TBS series Into the West, according to his obituary from Rooks Funeral Home . His last film role was in the British independent film Neither Wolf Nor Dog , released this year.

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  16. Fox to show skydiver plans to jump from 25,000 feet without a parachuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    ... leap four years later, has had to use his reserve parachute 30 times in the last 30 years. Aikins, who has taught skydiving and taken part in world record stacking events - which see skydivers line up atop each other - said: 'To me, I'm proving that ...

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  17. News 26 mins ago 11:53 a.m.Skydiver to jump from plane without parachute or wingsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... Logan, in Washington, where Aikins' family owns Skydive Kapowsin near Tacoma. Over the years Aikins has taught skydiving, taught others to teach skydiving, even participated in world-record stacking events, those exercises where skydivers line up ...

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  18. He's a skydiver working with a net - but noaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | York Dispatch

    ... his parachute during his training in Simi Valley, Calif. Photo/Jae C. Hong Over the years Aikins has taught skydiving, taught others to teach skydiving, even participated in world-record stacking events, those exercises where skydivers line up atop ...

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  19. .com | WATCH: Parachuting daredevil sets sights on flying without wings...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | News24

    World-renowned daredevil and adrenaline junkie Luke Aikins is pushing the limits on skydiving as we know it - he is currently awaiting a permit to take a plunge from 7.62km high, without a parachute. The freefall would make him the first person on the globe to leap from 25 000ft without a parachute or wingsuit.

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  20. Skydiver to jump into netRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Castanet.net

    ... Logan, in Washington, where Aikins' family owns Skydive Kapowsin near Tacoma. Over the years Aikins has taught skydiving, taught others to teach skydiving, even participated in world-record stacking events, those exercises where skydivers line up ...

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