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  1. 5 dead after skydiving tour plane crashes in HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Albany Times Union

    Plumes of smoke are seen from Port Allen Harbor across an inlet after a plane crashes just outside Port Allen Airport on the island of Kauai, on Monday, May 23, 2016. Multiple people died after a skydiving tour plane crashed and caught fire in Hawaii, one of two plane crashes reported Monday in the islands.

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  2. Entertainment Briefs: Heart of Carolina Chorus benefit set Saturday, May 28Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HeraldSun.com

    ... at gofundme.com/nostringsattached . This month's show is "Bad Advice & Second Chances," featuring stories of skydiving, broken hearts, pseudo-science, spelling bees and middle-school pageants gone awry. Several of these short audio-docs are locally ...

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  3. Teddy bears to be hurled off Walsham Le Willows church roof before summer fayreRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Teddy bears will be flung off the roof of a Suffolk church in June to mark its village fayre, but thankfully they will be wearing parachutes. To get it started, there will be the now-traditional sight of teddy bears parachuting off the top of the church tower.

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  4. 5 things to do at Virginia Beach this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NBC12

    ... a display of tributes that stretches from 16th to 32 Streets. The event is free. Want to experience the feel of skydiving without the fear of, you know, imminent death? Then check out iFLY, "an indoor skydiving experience that creates true free fall ...

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  5. SAS 'fly new anti-terror helicopters over London' as ISIS warn of summer bombing campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Less than 24hrs after British ISIS widow Sally Jones warned people not to go into the capital the British Army's elite fighting force puts on a show of strength The SAS is believed to be behind the impressive helicopters buzzing London today - ready to take on ISIS jihadists at a moment's notice. While the elite fighting force's manaeovres are notoriously shrouded in secrecy they are known to have taken delivery of the anti-terror choppers this year.

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  6. Oklahoma brothers among dead in Hawaii skydiving plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    In this Monday, May 23, 2016 file photo, plumes of smoke are seen from Port Allen Harbor across an inlet after a plane crashes just outside Port Allen Airport on the island of Kauai. Five people died after a skydiving tour plane crashed and caught fire in Hawaii, an uncommon way for visitors to die in Hawaii, state health officials said.

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  7. Weekly round-up of upcoming events and things to do in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and UAE participate in the exhibition. This is the last weekend to participate in the unique skydiving event where you can sign in to jump over the Al Khor desert from an aircraft at 13,000 feet. Both male and female certified ...

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  8. Officials release identities of skydiving crash victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Kauai officials have released the names of the five people who died after a skydiving tour plane crashed and caught fire in Hawaii on Monday. Everyone on the plane was killed.

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  9. Hawaii skydiving plane crash victims include 2 young brothers from OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... dressed in police gear and wielding a hammer knew her and had a motive PICTURED: Five men killed in horror Hawaii skydiving plane crash, including two brothers on vacation and a pilot who just moved from Ireland Brothers Marshall and Phillip Cabe ...

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  10. Investigators examine records, wreckage in Kauai skydiving crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | West Hawaii Today

    Investigators are reviewing the records and the burned-out wreckage of the single-engine plane in Hawaii that went up in flames just after takeoff and then exploded as it hit the ground, killing the pilot, two instructors and two tandem jumpers. The pilot, two instructors and two tandem jumpers were killed when the plane believed to have been operated by SkyDive Kauai crashed Monday, firefighters said.

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  11. Do you have what it takes to be a smokejumper?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Firerescue1

    Most firefighters are eager to finally get their " big one " but smokejumpers get their "big one" every time the alarm sounds. Smokejumpers combine skydiving and firefighting, jumping from turbine engines into rampant wildfires in areas not accessible by road.

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  12. British youth unimpressed with pro-EU campaign videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    A combination photograph shows still images from a campaign video urging young Britons to vote to stay in the European Union in a June 23 referendum, released by the "In" campaign in Britain on May 25, 2016. Photo - Britain Stronger In Europe/Handout via Reuters A combination photograph shows still images from a campaign video urging young Britons to vote to stay in the European Union in a June 23 referendum, released by the "In" campaign in Britain on May 25, 2016.

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  13. UPDATE 1-Cringin': British youth unimpressed with pro-EU campaign videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Reuters

    A campaign video urging young Britons to "make sure you're #VOTIN" to stay in the European Union in a June 23 referendum backfired on Wednesday, with some young people denouncing it as patronising. Produced by the official "In" campaign, the new video aims to motivate young people to turn out on referendum day.

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  14. NTSB recovers Hawaii plane wreckage as more crash victims identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... the previous week before they left, and just the bond they had with each other was just inseparable." One of the skydiving instructors was previously identified by friends as Enzo Amitrano. They said he was an avid skydiver who was loved by ...

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  15. Investigators examine records, wreckage in skydiving crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    HONOLULU - Investigators are reviewing the records and the burned-out wreckage of the single-engine plane that went up in flames just after takeoff from a Kauai air port and then exploded as it hit the ground, killing the pilot, two skydive instructors and two tandem jumpers.

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  16. Cringina : British youth unimpressed with pro-EU campaign videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Peninsula

    LONDON: A campaign video urging young Britons to vote to stay in the European Union in a June 23 referendum backfired on Wednesday, with young people taking to Twitter in droves to denounce it as patronising. To a soundtrack of thumping dance music, the video shows images of young people while a series of verbs appear one after the other in capital letters: WORKIN, LEARNIN, EARNIN, SHOPPIN, RAVIN, CHATTIN, ROAMIN, MAKIN, MEETIN, SHARIN, GOIN, LIVIN.

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  17. 'Hop in the wind' at Roseville's indoor skydiving facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    FOR A GOOD TIME IN ROSEVILLE AT A NEW BUSINESS CALLED IFLY INSIDE THE SPECIALLY DESIGNED FLIGHT. OUR RESIDENT THRILL SEEKER, BRIAN HICKEY, TAKES IT FOR A >> IT IS THE THRILL OF SKYDIVING WITHOUT JUMPING OUT OF A PLANE.

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  18. Skydiving Plane Down In HawaiiRead the original story

    Tuesday May 24 | Aero-News Network

    ... people. Hawaii News Now reports that the accident occurred at about 0930 local time. The plane was carrying two skydiving instructors and two tandem jumpers as well as the pilot. The plane appeared to have engine trouble and caught fire as it was ...

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  19. All five aboard killed in fiery crash of small skydiving plane on KauaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | The Japan Times

    The plane crashed about 9:30 a.m. during a skydiving tour just outside Port Allen Airport, the Kauai Fire Department said in a statement. The pilot, two skydive instructors and two tandem jumpers were believed to be in the plane.

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  20. Feds probe Kauai plane crash as family, friends mourn victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Investigators inspected the wreckage from a sky-diving plane crash, Monday, near the Port Allen Airport on Kauai. Family and friends have identified the passengers killed in Monday's skydiving tour plane crash in Hanapepe, as federal officials continue to investigate the cause.

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