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MedCity News
Healthcare IT startups have become too willing to accept pilot statusas a natural-born pilot.” – Chuck Yeager Today I typed the phrase “famous pilo
Healthcare IT startups have become too willing to accept pilot status
MedCity News / Posted 3 hours ago
as a natural-born pilot.” – Chuck Yeager Today I typed the phrase “famous pilots” into Google and the top response was “Amelia Earhart.” I thought that particularly appropriate since I had planned to write this particular blog post on the plague... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Girl Scout troop earns highest honor a Junior Girl Scout can achieve — the Bronze Award — by sprucing up YEMSwas purchased to teach others about these imp ortant figures that many girls lo
Girl Scout troop earns highest honor a Junior Girl Scout can achieve — the Bronze Award — by sprucing up YEMS
Warren Times Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
was purchased to teach others about these imp ortant figures that many girls look up to daily. From Malala Yousafzai to Amelia Earhart, the girls chose excellent women who have or are making a difference in their world. These books were... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
San Diego Unified School District to consider names changes for Robert E. Lee Elementarya name change. Students and teachers at the school narrowed potential new name
San Diego Unified School District to consider names changes for Robert E. Lee Elementary
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 14 hours ago
a name change. Students and teachers at the school narrowed potential new names to Pacific View Leadership Elementary and Amelia Earhart Elementary, and Pacific View received the most votes in an election in which students, staff, parents and... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
San Diego Unified board considers changing name of Robert E. Lee Elementary to Pacific Viewa name change. Students and teachers at the school narrowed potential new name
San Diego Unified board considers changing name of Robert E. Lee Elementary to Pacific View
KGTV San Diego / Posted 16 hours ago
a name change. Students and teachers at the school narrowed potential new names to Pacific View Leadership Elementary and Amelia Earhart Elementary, and Pacific View received the most votes in an election in which students, staff, parents and... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
SDUSD considering renaming Robert E. Lee Elementary Schoola name change. Students and teachers at the school narrowed potential new names
SDUSD considering renaming Robert E. Lee Elementary School
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 17 hours ago
a name change. Students and teachers at the school narrowed potential new names to Pacific View Leadership Elementary and Amelia Earhart Elementary, and Pacific View received the most votes in an election in which students, staff, parents and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego Unified To Consider Changing Name Of Paradise Hills Schoola name change. Students and teachers at the school narrowed potential new name
San Diego Unified To Consider Changing Name Of Paradise Hills School
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 hours ago
a name change. Students and teachers at the school narrowed potential new names to Pacific View Leadership Elementary and Amelia Earhart Elementary, and Pacific View received the most votes in an election in which students, staff, parents and... Read more
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FOX News
Eight decades after Amelia Earhart made history, let's celebrate today's women pilotsEighty-four years ago this week, Amelia Earhart stunned the world by becoming t
Eight decades after Amelia Earhart made history, let's celebrate today's women pilots
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Eighty-four years ago this week, Amelia Earhart stunned the world by becoming the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, in a grueling test of endurance and skill. Today, 130 women pilots are gearing up for a challenge that will be just as... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Historic Bentonville Home To Be Moved Instead Of Demolishedadjacent to W. Central Avenue. Thaden became famous in the 1930s when she race
Historic Bentonville Home To Be Moved Instead Of Demolished
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
adjacent to W. Central Avenue. Thaden became famous in the 1930s when she raced planes with another famous female aviator, Amelia Earhart. Thaden’s daughter, Patricia Thaden Webb, told 5NEWS on Friday (May 20) that she would like to see the home... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Today in History, May 21: Amelia Earhart flies solo across the Atlantic in 1932 Today's Highlight in History: On May 21, 1927, Charles A. Lindbergh landed hi
Today in History, May 21: Amelia Earhart flies solo across the Atlantic in 1932
Southwest Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Today's Highlight in History: On May 21, 1927, Charles A. Lindbergh landed his Spirit of St. Louis monoplane near Paris, completing the first solo airplane flight across... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 21, 2016killing" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and R
This day in history, May 21, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
killing" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and Richard Loeb (Bobby's cousin). In 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean as she landed in Northern Ireland, about 15 hours... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Semisecret Chicagoans: You hardly knew they were hereminister was a Chicagoan for a brief time when she was a young woman, working a
Semisecret Chicagoans: You hardly knew they were here
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
minister was a Chicagoan for a brief time when she was a young woman, working at a library in the Lawndale neighborhood. Amelia Earhart: The aviation pioneer spent most of her youth in Kansas, Iowa and Minnesota but moved to Chicago as a teen and... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
American Red Cross foundedkilling" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and R
American Red Cross founded
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
killing" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and Richard Loeb (Bobby's cousin).In 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean as she landed in Northern Ireland, about 15 hours... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
American Red Cross foundedkilling" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and R
American Red Cross founded
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 3 days ago
killing" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and Richard Loeb (Bobby's cousin).In 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean as she landed in Northern Ireland, about 15 hours... Read more
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The Star
American Red Cross foundedkilling" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and R
American Red Cross founded
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
killing" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and Richard Loeb (Bobby's cousin).In 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean as she landed in Northern Ireland, about 15 hours... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanackilling" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and R
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
killing" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and Richard Loeb (Bobby's cousin). In 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean as she landed in Northern Ireland, about 15 hours... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historykilling" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and R
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
killing" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and Richard Loeb (Bobby's cousin). In 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean as she landed in Northern Ireland, about 15 hours... Read more
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ABC News
Today in Historykilling" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and R
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
killing" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and Richard Loeb (Bobby's cousin). In 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean as she landed in Northern Ireland, about 15 hours... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historykilling" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and R
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
killing" carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold Jr. and Richard Loeb (Bobby's cousin). In 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean as she landed in Northern Ireland, about 15 hours... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Famous Aviator’s Daughter Wants To Preserve Mother’s Bentonville Homefor two years before attending the University of Arkansas. Thaden grew popular
Famous Aviator’s Daughter Wants To Preserve Mother’s Bentonville Home
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 3 days ago
for two years before attending the University of Arkansas. Thaden grew popular in the 1930s, when she competed against Amelia Earhart in air races. Thaden's daughter, Patricia Thaden Webb, said she would like to see the home moved to the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in Historypresence in Cuba as the Republic of Cuba was established under its first electe
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
presence in Cuba as the Republic of Cuba was established under its first elected president, Tomas Estrada Palma. In 1932, Amelia Earhart took off from Newfoundland to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. In 1942, during World... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 20, 2016Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his
This day in history, May 20, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his historic solo flight to France. In 1932, Amelia Earhart took off from Newfoundland to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. (Because of weather and... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Lincoln signed the Homestead ActRoosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his
Lincoln signed the Homestead Act
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his historic solo flight to France.In 1932, Amelia Earhart took off from Newfoundland to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. (Because of weather and... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Lincoln signed the Homestead ActRoosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his
Lincoln signed the Homestead Act
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his historic solo flight to France.In 1932, Amelia Earhart took off from Newfoundland to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. (Because of weather and... Read more
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The Star
Lincoln signed the Homestead ActRoosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his
Lincoln signed the Homestead Act
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his historic solo flight to France.In 1932, Amelia Earhart took off from Newfoundland to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. (Because of weather and... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacRoosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his historic solo flight to France. In 1932, Amelia Earhart took off from Newfoundland to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. (Because of weather and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryRoosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his historic solo flight to France. In 1932, Amelia Earhart took off from Newfoundland to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. (Because of weather and... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryRoosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his historic solo flight to France. In 1932, Amelia Earhart took off from Newfoundland to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. (Because of weather and... Read more
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Daily Record
Upcoming Morris County EventsCenter, 100 South St., Morristown. $59, $69, $79, $99; 973-539-8008; www.mayoar
Upcoming Morris County Events
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Center, 100 South St., Morristown. $59, $69, $79, $99; 973-539-8008; www.mayoarts.org. DETERMINED SPIRIT: THE STORY OF AMELIA EARHART: 7:30 p.m. today. First Presbyterian Church of Stanhope, 100 Main St., Stanhope. Actress Monica Hoffman... Read more
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express
EgyptAir flight MS804: Five of world’s biggest missing aeroplane mysteriesseeing an explosion in the sky. GettyA search team recovers debris from Air Fr
EgyptAir flight MS804: Five of world’s biggest missing aeroplane mysteries
express / Posted 5 days ago
seeing an explosion in the sky. GettyA search team recovers debris from Air France flight 447 on June 7 20092. Pilot Amelia Earhart Aviation legend Amelia Earhart famously disappeared during while trying to travel around the world in her... Read more
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News.com.au
The world’s strangest unsolved plane mysteriesthe crash determined that there may have been a gradual cabin pressure loss tha
The world’s strangest unsolved plane mysteries
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
the crash determined that there may have been a gradual cabin pressure loss that had likely incapacitated the crew. 4. Amelia Earhart’s Lockheed Electra One of the most famous aviation mysteries in history occurred in 1937 when the Lockheed... Read more
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Farming Life
5,200 birds take to the skiesMourne 1236, D Booth 1236, P Maxwell 1231, M McCluskey Londonderry 1227, D Boot
5,200 birds take to the skies
Farming Life / Posted 6 days ago
Mourne 1236, D Booth 1236, P Maxwell 1231, M McCluskey Londonderry 1227, D Booth 1221, D McNulty 1202. NIPA Sect H Clubs Amelia Earhart – J Quigley & Son 946, N Doherty 860, K McCafferty 776, 776. Derry & District 6/22 – N McGrotty 1156, G & J... Read more
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cmt.com
Cam Fights for the Girls in “Mayday” Video“Burning House” with yet another visually stunning, deeply symbolic video for h
Cam Fights for the Girls in “Mayday” Video
cmt.com / Posted 6 days ago
“Burning House” with yet another visually stunning, deeply symbolic video for her new single “Mayday.” Starring as a 1930s Amelia Earhart-esque pilot in the throwback piece, Cam sings about being stuck in a bad relationship and not having the guts... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Joyner second-graders put on wax museumAdam Robison | Buy at photos.djournal.com Joyner Elementary School second-grade
Joyner second-graders put on wax museum
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Adam Robison | Buy at photos.djournal.com Joyner Elementary School second-grader Katherine Gillon portrays Amelia Earhart and tells school interventionist Catherine Moore about her life during the wax museum at Joyner Elementary School Monday morning... Read more
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Farming Life
Comeback race attracts almost 15,000 birdsJ Ramsey & Son Derry & Dist 1349, P & M Healy Maiden City 1348, L Flanagan & So
Comeback race attracts almost 15,000 birds
Farming Life / Posted 7 days ago
J Ramsey & Son Derry & Dist 1349, P & M Healy Maiden City 1348, L Flanagan & Son Londonderry 1345. NIPA Sect H Clubs Amelia Earhart 11/76 – L McCloskey 1296, M & M Rabbett 1293, 1291, M Gill 1275. Derry & District 17/215 – G & J Ramsey 1349,... Read more
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News 8000
State Road Elementary host 'Living Wax Museum'and learning with not only the State Road students, but many families have been
State Road Elementary host 'Living Wax Museum'
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
and learning with not only the State Road students, but many families have been able to join us today,” said fifth grade teacher Jeanie Ruprecht. Some of the people portrayed today included Helen Keller, Benjamin Franklin, and Am... Read more
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News 8000
Living Wax Museumcan actually share all of their knowledge and learning with not only the state
Living Wax Museum
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
can actually share all of their knowledge and learning with not only the state road students but many families have been able to join us today. Some of the people portrayed today included Helen Keller . Benjamin Franklin . and Amelia Ea... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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First Coast News
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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KTVB Boise
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
KTVB Boise / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun' for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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USA Today
I watched 'Top Gun’ for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who a
I watched 'Top Gun’ for the first time on its 30th anniversary. Here's what it was like.
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
made in heaven. 47 minutes: Maverick opens up about his infamous father, who apparently disappeared while flying á la Amelia Earhart. More tension between Tom Cruise and Charlie with the good hair. Oh and now Take My Breath Away is playing.... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Senior Spotlight (Julia Bauer)historic figures I’d like to meet and why: William Shakespeare, so he could hel
Senior Spotlight (Julia Bauer)
Bureau County Republican / Posted 7 days ago
historic figures I’d like to meet and why: William Shakespeare, so he could help me write my Macbeth paper for Brit lit; Amelia Earhart, because she was brave and adventurous; and Rosa Parks, because she stood up for herself and what she believed... Read more
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