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  1. Man Injured in Parachuting AccidentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    A 27-year-old man was injured in a parachuting accident at the southern Sde Teman base. MDA first responders were called to the scene and treated him.

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  2. Today in Pictures, Aug 28, 2015Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    An international parachuting competition, Jamaica's Usain Bolt celebrating his win and a schoolgirl refills her water bottle. These and more in Today in Pictures.

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  3. Quirky socks, skydiving & marathonsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Indian Television

    ... it once in a while" - Jean Paul Sarte. These exact words define Sunil Lulla's feisty, yet grounded personality. Skydiving may be a daunting foolhardy stunt for many, but for the chairman and managing director of Grey Group India, it is just another ...

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  4. Former O.C. lawmaker Marian Bergeson takes the leap on her 90th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Orange County Register

    ... A hearty and happy birthday greeting to Marian Bergeson , who turns 90 Monday and was planning to celebrate by skydiving over the weekend. Orange County has become a breeding ground for women politicians: Three of the county's seven Congress members ...

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  5. Haunted: Celtic wanted it too much but Ronny Deila has no time to ease their painRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    CELTIC have no time to wallow in self pity, what with St Johnstone on Saturday and a Europa League campaign to plot. RONNY DEILA reckons his players were spooked by the intense pressure of trying to make the Champions League on Tuesday night.

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  6. Taxi for BrewDog: donkey on wheels takes drinkers to new Brighton barRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    BrewDog, no stranger to wacky publicity stunts or indeed stuffed animals, is offering rides on a taxidermy donkey on England's south coast today to mark the launch of its bar in Brighton. Craft beer fans can flag down the wheeled beast by simply tweeting #TaxidermyTaxi @BrewDogBrighton, and it will trundle to the venue on Marlborough Place, just north of Brighton Pavillion.

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  7. Frank Rambold - proud, humbleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Free Press

    Frank was born in Loon Lake Saskatchewan, and moved with his parents to the East Kootenays in 1937, settling in Galloway when he was 10 years old. Frank's grandfather brought his family from Hungary to Canada in 1903.

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  8. Rhyl Airshow 2015 to see spectacular stack formation display from RAF FalconsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The parachute display team is set to wow the crowds along the seaside coast this Saturday as part of the two-day event The spectacular sight of stack formations will fill the sky as the RAF Falcons glide into Rhyl Airshow this weekend. They have all been drawn from the wider cadre of RAF physical training instructors, personnel officers and engineering staff who are dedicated to delivering UK military parachuting capabilities.

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  9. Family's tribute as another victim of the Shoreham air crash is namedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Portsmouth 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. They said he was a motorbiker, golfer, photographer, fund-raiser - but above all else, son, brother, husband, father and grandfather.

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  10. Shoreham Airshow disaster: Grandfather named as fifth victim confirmed deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Argus

    In a statement, his family said: "We will remember Mark as a gentle, loving, incredibly giving family man, husband to Wendy, father to Luke, granddad to three beautiful grand-daughters, brother to Denise and loving son of Ann and Kenneth. "With his family he moved to Seaford nine years ago, drawn by our love of the sea and for Mark in particular, love of the sun.

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  11. Shoreham Air Crash: Fifth Victim NamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sky News

    A fifth victim of the Shoreham air crash has been named as Mark Reeves, who had driven to the airshow to photograph planes. A statement released by Mr Reeves' family said he had gone to the airshow to combine his two hobbies - riding his motorbike and taking pictures of aircraft.

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  12. Lincoln Masons honor Charles Anderson for 70 years serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lincoln Daily News

    One of the measures of a community is quality of life. There are those who privately or through an organization serve in innumerable ways to support the spiritual, physical and social welfare of our community contributing to quality of life.

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  13. Fort Bragg memorial honors Golden Knight Corey HoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Stars and Stripes

    Sgt. 1st Class Corey Hood, 32, of Cincinnati, passed away Aug. 16, 2015, in Chicago, of complications following a parachuting accident. Hood was a forward observer serving as a demonstration parachutist for the U.S. Army Parachute Team Golden Knights stationed at Fort Bragg, N.C. Friends and family gathered inside the Golden Knights hangar on Fort Bragg on Wednesday morning to remember Master Sgt.

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  14. China, Russia Land 400 Marines in First Joint Pacific Amphibious ExerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | U.S. Naval Institute

    Chinese amphibious warship Changbaishan deploys what appear to be several ZBD-05 infantry fighting vehicles as part of Joint Sea 2015 on Aug. 25, 2015. Chinese MoD Photo Chinese and Russian forces conducted a first-ever joint amphibious exercise landing 400 marines on Russia's Pacific Coast about 300 miles away from Japan's home islands, according to a description of the exercise and photographs released from the Chinese Ministry of Defense on Wednesday .

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  15. Slick Stabilizer Is A Motorized GoPro SteadicamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Inventor Spot

    Your GoPro just got 'slicker.' A team of inventors out of San Francisco, CA, have developed a brilliant GoPro accessory device.

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  16. Skydiving: 'It's not as scary as you think'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KVAL-TV Eugene

    I consider myself a pretty adventurous person. If you ask, "Hey Katie, we're going on a 20-mile overnight, backpacking trip through the wilderness, you coming?" Hey, you bet! So the idea of skydiving has always been on my bucket list, but I had no idea it would be checked off so soon.

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  17. Extreme BASE jumpers who parachute off cliffs gather on Greek islandRead the original story

    Wednesday | Reuters

    With the clear blue waters of the Ionian sea in front of them, adrenaline junkies gathered on the Greek Island of Zakynthos for four days of BASE jumping -- parachuting off steep cliffs. Dozens of participants gathered on the cliffs above the sandy white Navagio Beach, performing more than 300 jumps between Aug. 20-24.

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  18. Hunstanton firm back Wash dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lynn News

    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. Back row from left: Angel Eaglen, Les Collinson, Phillip Burton, Glen Clayton, Seated Sammy Clayton supported by Monica Burton far right and grandchildren.

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  19. Defence Minister Dusa: NATO Command in Bucharest will be inaugurated on September 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Nine O'Clock

    Defence Minister Mircea Dusa said Wednesday at the Smardan firing range of Galati County that on September 3, NATO force integration units will be simultaneously inaugurated in all the six eastern border member states of the European Union, Romania included. "At 11:00 o'clock on September 3, we will be simultaneously inaugurating in all the six eastern border member states of the European Union NFIU NATO units, which include raising the NATO flag and opening the similar command in Bucharest City," said Dusa, according to Agerpres.

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  20. Perfect formation sets record for Stafford wingsuit leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Staffordshire Newsletter

    ... their position until separating at 4000 feet to give them space open their parachutes at 3000 feet. Rob has been skydiving since 1999. His passion for the sport first began when on a whim, he took a static line course at Tilstock Airfield near ...

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