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  1. Legislature considers range of resolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Utah lawmakers have introduced about 700 bills this year, including resolutions that offer their opinions on high-profile topics such as refugees and public lands. So far this session, about 10 percent of the measures brought before the Legislature have been resolutions.

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  2. Scarred by war, Air Force sergeant returns to the skiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Gazette

    A dozen years after he was nearly killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan, Master Sgt. Israel Del Toro was on the verge of completing a final, unbelievable stage of his comeback.

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  3. Girl Rides Guy in WingsuitRead the original story

    Yesterday | SFGate

    This girl was having a blast as she rode a guy wearing a wingsuit after jumping out of a plane. She looked like a cowgirl and pretended to swing a lasso around before hopping off the guy's back and parachuting to the bottom. / MediaOS Video

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  4. Parachute team tells another side of the Army's storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Front www.keysnet.com

    ... this fiscal year, but the new law added another 6,000 men and women to that target. The Golden Knights can be seen skydiving at major events like college bowl games, professional sports games and parades nationwide throughout the year. But their ...

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  5. Little Mix look exhausted on stage in New York after triumphant night at the BRIT AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mirror.co.uk

    But the girls' busy schedule meant that after a night celebrating winning the award for Best British Single they had to get straight on a plane to America. So you can't blame the girls for looking a bit bleary eyed as they took to the stage to perform in New York.

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  6. 6 Hellraising Horror Movies to Keep An Eye Out for in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Forever Geek

    ... could have one as a pet. You could be afraid of heights and I can tell you about the massive erection I got while skydiving. It is just how the instinct of fear works. It bites us all in different spots with different doses of venom. And the horror ...

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  7. Scoop: BULL on CBS - Tuesday, March 7, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    "Free Fall" - When a state governor and the co-owner of a skydiving company die during a jump, Bull helps the co-owner's brother, Max Hyland , and daughter fight a lawsuit filed by the governor's widow by trying to find who sabotaged the parachute. Also, Bull and his frequent trial collaborator, Liberty Davis , find themselves on opposing sides in court for the first time, on BULL, Tuesday, March 7 on the CBS Television Network.

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  8. Kenny Miller: I can't switch off from trying to take Rangers forward ... even if the board have never asked me for my inputRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sunday Herald

    Kenny Miller: I can't switch off from trying to take Rangers forward ... even if the board have never asked me for my input ONE of the many strange aspects of the Rangers saga is that the club's board have never formally sought Kenny Miller's views on the way forward. Indeed, with negotiations over a thoroughly-merited new contract at the club parked until further notice, the 37-year-old still doesn't even know if he has any part to play in it all.

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  9. 91-year-old World War II vet completes parachute jump with Golden KnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Stars and Stripes

    Cormen, a 91-year-old World War II veteran, was tethered to his guide back to earth, Sgt. First Class Johnny Hackett, as they made the leap from 13,500 feet and reached a freefall speed of 120 mph.

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  10. Jordanian F-16 jet crashed in Saudi Arabia, pilot OKRead the original story

    Thursday | F-22 Raptor

    It appears that a Jordan F-16 crashed in Saudi Arabia. Initial reports state that the pilot, identified as Adnan Nabas, survived after parachuting to safety.

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  11. More Detroit Autorama Move-In: 100 Photos From the Show FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hot Rod Magazine

    The 65th annual Detroit Autorama is a Motor City tradition for its gearhead inhabitants. Many locals have been locked away in their garages and shops working on their cool muscle cars, race machines, and street rods.

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  12. 15 fantastic Claudio Ranieri quotes that sum up everything great...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Mirror.co.uk

    Claudio Ranieri has been sacked as Leicester City boss nine months after guiding the Foxes to their first Premier League title. Ranieri was criticised when he was initially handed the job at the King Power Stadium, but won everyone around with his brilliant one-liners.

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  13. Claims ALP candidate Liesl Tesch 'parachuted' into Central Coast seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | ABC News

    The Labor Party has been criticised for "parachuting" Paralympic champion Liesl Tesch as its candidate for the New South Wales seat of Gosford, instead of running a rank-and-file preselection. Labor leader Luke Foley is expected to announce this morning that Ms Tesch will contest the Central Coast seat which is being vacated by the party's MP Kathy Smith, who resigned due to ill health.

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  14. Irvine teen, teacher to honor D-Day 'silent hero' whose story hasn't been toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Sonia Kelly and her history teacher, Judy Richonne, will spend the next four months doing research on an obscure American paratrooper who died on the first day of the Normandy invasion. In June, the University High School duo will visit Tony Burnett Jr.'s grave in France to deliver a eulogy and honor the World War II soldier whose story hasn't been told.

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  15. Phil dives in for a cureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... Australian Army where I did around 30 jumps, but the majority I did as a member of the Rylstone Rebels 10-Man Star Skydiving team. ''My last jump was five years ago, again to launch the Pool Crawl, and it's just such an exhilarating feeling.'' ...

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  16. Exclusive: Rangers need an experienced, European director of football ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Sunday Herald

    Exclusive: Rangers need an experienced, European director of football and they can give me a call any time, says Mark Wotte MARK Wotte has urged the Rangers board to think big and think European when it comes to their choice of director of football and said that the challenge of returning the club to the Champions League was one that he "wouldn't walk away" from.

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  17. What's most likely to kill you? Measuring how deadly our daily activities areRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... is fairly universally agreed on, as they are usually similar across Western countries. Everyone would consider skydiving dangerous, and it is. According to world experts on the subject, skydiving increases your risk of dying by approximately eight ...

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  18. Test your PC's Ghost Recon: Wildlands performance in this weekend's open betaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | PC World

    It's that time again! And by "that time" I of course mean time for one of Ubisoft's infamous "open betas" a.k.a. time-limited demo periods right before a game's launch-this time for the upcoming Ghost Recon: Wildlands . We're about two weeks out from parachuting through drug-torn Bolivia officially, but you can get your hands on the game this weekend.

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  19. Smithsonian space exhibition to come to Heinz History CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Post-gazette.com

    WASHINGTON Apollo 11 command module Columbia spent 8 days, 3 hours, 18 minutes and 35 seconds in space. It spent 46 years at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum.

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  20. Are you up for it? Chance to make a fundraising skydive 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | This Is Bristol

    ... made the leap from a plane a few years ago and had an unforgettable experience that he recommends. He said: "Skydiving is the most thrilling and brave way to raise funds for Parkinson's UK. I skydived in 2010 and had the time of my life - I ...

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