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MLive.com
Moments from a ride in the Blue Angels' Fat Albert planeThe C-130 Fat Albert is a support plane that is used to perform combat maneuver
Moments from a ride in the Blue Angels' Fat Albert plane
MLive.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The C-130 Fat Albert is a support plane that is used to perform combat maneuvers and at one time was used to transport troops. The plane itself is about the size of a Boeing 737, but it can maneuver at high speeds and turn on a dime. Designed for... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Veterans with PTSD praise audio-therapy resultsOn March 23, 1994, as it made its approach to Pope Air Force Base in North Caro
Veterans with PTSD praise audio-therapy results
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 hours ago
On March 23, 1994, as it made its approach to Pope Air Force Base in North Carolina, the nose of an F-16 clipped the right rear elevator of a C-130 in mid-air. Although the stricken transport managed to circle around for a safe landing, the jet... Read more
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International Business Times
Darpa plans self-launching drones called Gremlins Taking air warfare to the next level, the US military's Defense Advanced Resear
Darpa plans self-launching drones called Gremlins
International Business Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Taking air warfare to the next level, the US military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa) is looking for drones which will self-launch from larger airplanes. Officially known as "Gremlins," the drones will act as reusable missiles and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jail threat hangs over Shannon Airport protest TD Mick Wallace The Irish politician who revealed the Nama payment scandal in Northern Irelan
Jail threat hangs over Shannon Airport protest TD Mick Wallace
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
The Irish politician who revealed the Nama payment scandal in Northern Ireland could face jail, it emerged yesterday. Independent TD Mick Wallace breached security at Shannon Airport in... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
10 years later: Hurricane hunter recalls meeting Katrina eye to eyeLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Ten years after the costliest natural disaster in Ameri
10 years later: Hurricane hunter recalls meeting Katrina eye to eye
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 16 hours ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Ten years after the costliest natural disaster in American history, Louisville’s John Gordon remembers it like it was yesterday. "Katrina was 12 to 15 hours of hurricane force winds, of tremendous rain, of isolated tornadoes... Read more
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FOX News
US special forces work to train Afghan troops as combat role winds downAug. 18, 2015: A NATO soldier stands guard under the wing of a C-130 Hercules a
US special forces work to train Afghan troops as combat role winds down
FOX News / Posted 18 hours ago
Aug. 18, 2015: A NATO soldier stands guard under the wing of a C-130 Hercules aircraft, that belongs to the Afghan National Army, in Kandahar Air Field, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini) The U.S. isn’t quite at war in Afghanistan but isn’t... Read more
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Engadget
DARPA wants to launch and land Gremlins on moving planesDARPA wants to transform airplanes into drone carriers. Last year, the agency i
DARPA wants to launch and land Gremlins on moving planes
Engadget / Posted 22 hours ago
DARPA wants to transform airplanes into drone carriers. Last year, the agency invited technical ideas and business expertise to help create a reusable airborne system. Today, it announced the launch of the Gremlins program that's designed to make... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Mick Wallace facing jail over Shannon Airport security breach Independent TDs Mick Wallace and Clare Daly face jail after they refused to p
Mick Wallace facing jail over Shannon Airport security breach
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Independent TDs Mick Wallace and Clare Daly face jail after they refused to pay a fine for breaching security at Shannon Airport Independent TDs Clare Daly and Mick Wallace expect to be... Read more
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Irish Examiner
TDs Clare Daly and Mick Wallace facing jail over Shannon Airport security breach | Irish Examiner Friday, August 28, 2015 - 04:36 PM Sources close to Indep
TDs Clare Daly and Mick Wallace facing jail over Shannon Airport security breach
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner Friday, August 28, 2015 - 04:36 PM Sources close to Independent TDs... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
TDs Clare Daly and Mick Wallace facing jail over Shannon Airport security breach Independent TDs Mick Wallace and Clare Daly face jail after they refused to p
TDs Clare Daly and Mick Wallace facing jail over Shannon Airport security breach
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Independent TDs Mick Wallace and Clare Daly face jail after they refused to pay a fine for breaching security at Shannon Airport Independent TDs Clare Daly and Mick... Read more
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TribLIVE
West Mifflin Community Day returns to airport groundsWest Mifflin's annual Community Day returns to Allegheny County Airport from st
West Mifflin Community Day returns to airport grounds
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
West Mifflin's annual Community Day returns to Allegheny County Airport from stops in recent years at Century III Mall. “There will be many attractions there as well as (Mayor Chris Kelly's) presentation of citizen and business of the year awards,”... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
910th aircraft event garners praiseA combination training/competition exercise involving nine C-130 aircraft hoste
910th aircraft event garners praise
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
A combination training/competition exercise involving nine C-130 aircraft hosted by the 910th Airlift Wing at the Youngstown Air Reserve Station on Thursday drew praise and hope for the future from Maj. Gen. Stayce Harris, commander of the Air Force... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Purchase of ATM assets continues despite economic downturn — HishammuddinHishammuddin launching the documentary ‘Helicopters Heroes, Beyond the Call of
Purchase of ATM assets continues despite economic downturn — Hishammuddin
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
Hishammuddin launching the documentary ‘Helicopters Heroes, Beyond the Call of Duty’ during the presentation of education excellent awards to children of ATM personnel. Zulkifeli is at second right. — Bernama photo KUALA LUMPUR: The acquisition of... Read more
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The Star
Army to go ahead with buying assetsKUALA LUMPUR: The Defence Ministry will proceed with acquiring the armed forces
Army to go ahead with buying assets
The Star / Posted yesterday
KUALA LUMPUR: The Defence Ministry will proceed with acquiring the armed forces’ assets under the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) despite the current economic challenges. Its minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said that the ministry and the armed... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Pemerolehan aset ATM diteruskan walau hadapi cabaran ekonomi global Published: 27 August 2015 3:56 PM Pemerolehan aset Angkatan Tentera Malaysia
Pemerolehan aset ATM diteruskan walau hadapi cabaran ekonomi global
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Published: 27 August 2015 3:56 PM Pemerolehan aset Angkatan Tentera Malaysia (ATM) di bawah Rancangan Malaysia ke-11 diteruskan walaupun negara menghadapi cabaran ekonomi... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thailand to return 14 orangutans to IndonesiaThe Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation will return 1
Thailand to return 14 orangutans to Indonesia
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation will return 14 orangutans to Indonesia next month. A young orangutan clings to a parent at the Khao Pra Thab Chang wildlife breeding centre in Ratchaburi province. One of 13... Read more
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Pilipino Star
China has grabbed Philippine satellite slot in space!NOT SATISFIED with grabbing land, sea and air space from its neighbors, China h
China has grabbed Philippine satellite slot in space!
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
NOT SATISFIED with grabbing land, sea and air space from its neighbors, China has also taken over a satellite communication slot of the Philippines in outer space. Military sources told Postscript over the weekend that China has grabbed and now... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Philippines seeks U.S. help to protect troops in disputed seaA China Coast Guard vessel attempts to block a Philippine government vessel as
Philippines seeks U.S. help to protect troops in disputed sea
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
A China Coast Guard vessel attempts to block a Philippine government vessel as the latter tries to enter the China Second Thomas Disputed Shoals, locally known as name Ayungin Shoal, to orate Philippine troops and resupply provisions on, March 29,... Read more
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New Kerala
Patel community protest: Army deployed in East, West Ahmedabad (Update) The agitation of the Patel community demanding quota in Gujarat on W
Patel community protest: Army deployed in East, West Ahmedabad
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
(Update) The agitation of the Patel community demanding quota in Gujarat on Wednesday reached a new level after Army was deployed in east and west Ahmedabad. As per reports, 5 Army... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaTHE Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander
PH seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
THE Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander on Wednesday to help protect the transport of Filipino troops and supplies to Philippine-occupied reefs in the disputed South China Sea by deploying American patrol planes... Read more
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FOX News
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaFILE 2011: Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said the commander, Adm. Harry Har
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
FILE 2011: Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said the commander, Adm. Harry Harris Jr., center, assured him of U.S. readiness to provide assistance. (Reuters) MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaMANILA, Philippines (AP) - The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visit
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander on Wednesday to help protect the transport of fresh Filipino troops and supplies to Philippine-occupied reefs in the disputed South China Sea by... Read more
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ABC News
Philippines Seeks US Help to Protect Troops in Disputed SeaThe Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander
Philippines Seeks US Help to Protect Troops in Disputed Sea
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander on Wednesday to help protect the transport of fresh Filipino troops and supplies to Philippine-occupied reefs in the disputed South China Sea by deploying American patrol... Read more
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Alaska Superstation
Staff Sergeant Colton HurleyTonight, we would like to introduce you to Army , a jumpmaster with B-company,
Staff Sergeant Colton Hurley
Alaska Superstation / Posted 3 days ago
Tonight, we would like to introduce you to Army , a jumpmaster with B-company, 3rd battalion airborne, 509th infantry regiment, fourth brigade combat team, 25th infantry division. Hurley never knew his mother, a combat... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian university students participate in C-130J Super Hercules Roll-On/Roll-Off competition Teams from five leading Indian universities recently presented design concept
Indian university students participate in C-130J Super Hercules Roll-On/Roll-Off competition
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Teams from five leading Indian universities recently presented design concepts supporting the disaster relief operations here as part of the Lockheed Martin... Read more
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Basehor Sentinel
Face to Face: Basehor pastor Rene CastilleroBirthplace: Minneapolis, Minn., though he grew up with his grandparents on a fa
Face to Face: Basehor pastor Rene Castillero
Basehor Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minn., though he grew up with his grandparents on a farm in Marengo, Ill. Family: Fiancee, Martha Scharff Occupation: Vicar, Risen Savior Lutheran Church in Basehor Dream job as a child: A teacher, a C-130 pilot or a... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian university students participate in C-130J Super Hercules roll-on/roll-off competition Teams from five leading Indian universities recently presented design concept
Indian university students participate in C-130J Super Hercules roll-on/roll-off competition
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Teams from five leading Indian universities recently presented design concepts supporting the disaster relief operations here as part of the Lockheed Martin... Read more
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Market Watch
Bank of Montreal's profit tops estimatesBank of Montreal, Canada's fourth-largest lender by assets, reported fiscal thi
Bank of Montreal's profit tops estimates
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
Bank of Montreal, Canada's fourth-largest lender by assets, reported fiscal third-quarter results that beat expectations on higher contributions from personal and commercial banking along with wealth management. Toronto-based BMO, the first of... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian students participate in Lockheed design contest Indian students from five leading universities have participated in a cargo a
Indian students participate in Lockheed design contest
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Indian students from five leading universities have participated in a cargo aircraft design contest held by the global aerospace major Lockheed Martin, the US-based company said on... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian students participate in Lockheed design contest Indian students from five leading universities have participated in a cargo a
Indian students participate in Lockheed design contest
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Indian students from five leading universities have participated in a cargo aircraft design contest held by the global aerospace major Lockheed Martin, the US-based company said on... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Charlotte-based Air Nat'l Guard team fighting West Coast firesThe North Carolina Air National Guard continues to help fight raging wildfires
Charlotte-based Air Nat'l Guard team fighting West Coast fires
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
The North Carolina Air National Guard continues to help fight raging wildfires across the West Coast. The 145th Airlift Wing has been dropping fire retardant on trees that haven't burned yet in California, Oregon and other states to help prevent the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Two Air National Guard planes activated to fight wildfiresPORT HUENEME, Calif. - Two C-130 Hercules aircraft from the 146th Airlift Wing
Two Air National Guard planes activated to fight wildfires
Ventura County Star / Posted 4 days ago
PORT HUENEME, Calif. - Two C-130 Hercules aircraft from the 146th Airlift Wing at the Channel Islands Air National Guard Station in Port Hueneme have been mobilized to fight wildfires in California. Each aircraft is equipped with the Modular... Read more
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Providence Business News
Polaris MEP launches ‘Rocket’ program for R.I. manufacturersPROVIDENCE – The Polaris Manufacturing Extension Partnership announced Monday i
Polaris MEP launches ‘Rocket’ program for R.I. manufacturers
Providence Business News / Posted 5 days ago
PROVIDENCE – The Polaris Manufacturing Extension Partnership announced Monday it is committing all of its $350,000 in state funding to programming for small manufacturers in Rhode Island through its new “Rocket” program. Polaris MEP, a division of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP ready to assist in repatriation of Filipinos in South KoreaTHE Armed Forces of the Philippines is ready to assist in the repatriation of F
AFP ready to assist in repatriation of Filipinos in South Korea
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
THE Armed Forces of the Philippines is ready to assist in the repatriation of Filipinos in South Korea should the need arises. “Our air assets are ready to support whatever the decision or policy of our Department of Foreign Affairs is,” AFP public... Read more
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The Manila Times
4 cargo planes ready to evacuate Filipinos from S. KoreaAugust 24, 2015 4:54 pm THE Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is ready to
4 cargo planes ready to evacuate Filipinos from S. Korea
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
August 24, 2015 4:54 pm THE Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is ready to airlift Filipinos in South Korea if the tension between North and South Korea escalates, a military official said... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Clower has fond memories of time with 101st Airborne"But you couldn't pay me enough to do it again," the 74-year-old Bunker Hill ma
Clower has fond memories of time with 101st Airborne
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 5 days ago
"But you couldn't pay me enough to do it again," the 74-year-old Bunker Hill man said in a recent interview. Born in Hampshire County, Clower grew up in southern Berkeley County. He volunteered for the U.S. Army on March 14, 1960, two days after... Read more
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Business Insider
It's been 61 years since the military's most versatile plane had its first flightDesigned against the backdrop of the Korean War, the C-130 flew its first fligh
It's been 61 years since the military's most versatile plane had its first flight
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Designed against the backdrop of the Korean War, the C-130 flew its first flight 61 years ago today on August 23, 1954. Despite its age, the plane's airframe continues to be adapted and upgraded for novel uses across the full spectrum of the US... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Aug. 23)1775 – American Revolutionary War: King George III delivers his Proclamation of
Aug. 23)
The Inyo Register / Posted 6 days ago
1775 – American Revolutionary War: King George III delivers his Proclamation of Rebellion to the Court of St. James's stating that the American colonies have proceeded to a state of open and avowed rebellion. 1784 – Western North Carolina (now... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Tour planes, see aeronautical performers at Kansas City Air ShowThe Blue Angels have been practicing in town all week and people are able to se
Tour planes, see aeronautical performers at Kansas City Air Show
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
The Blue Angels have been practicing in town all week and people are able to see the real show Saturday at the Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport. The Kansas City Aviation Expo & Airshow runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The airport... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
KC airshow releases Saturday scheduleThe Kansas City Aviation Expo & Airshow released its schedule for Saturday's ev
KC airshow releases Saturday schedule
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
The Kansas City Aviation Expo & Airshow released its schedule for Saturday's events: Opening Ceremonies 10 a.m. Broadway and Country Music Star Laura Bell Bundy will sing the national anthem Tribute will be paid to the U.S. Golden Knights with a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Montgomery's 908th ALW participates in 75th Airborne AnniversaryA celebration event for the 75th anniversary of the very first air drop of Amer
Montgomery's 908th ALW participates in 75th Airborne Anniversary
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 7 days ago
A celebration event for the 75th anniversary of the very first air drop of American paratroopers was held at Fort Benning, Georgia on Aug. 15, and the 908th Airlift Wing, Alabama’s only Air Force Reserve unit based out of Maxwell Air Force Base in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
First female graduates of Ranger School earn elite tabCapt. Kristen Griest (left) and 1st Lt. Shaye Haver (right) will become the fir
First female graduates of Ranger School earn elite tab
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Capt. Kristen Griest (left) and 1st Lt. Shaye Haver (right) will become the first female soldiers ever to graduate from Ranger School on Friday, Aug. 21. U.S. Army Army 1st Lt. Shaye Haver speaks with reporters, Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, at Fort... Read more
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Task & Purpose
Old Weapon Systems Still Serve The Military WellDuring the recent Republican debate, presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee chose t
Old Weapon Systems Still Serve The Military Well
Task & Purpose / Posted 8 days ago
During the recent Republican debate, presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee chose the venerable B-52 Stratofortress to exemplify how the military was being hobbled by declining defense spending. But as some commentators have explained, his example was a... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to IranFormer President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcin
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to Iran
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 8 days ago
Former President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcing he had cancer on his brain, was asked what he would have done differently during his time in the White House. His answer: the botched raid to rescue American hostages... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to IranFormer President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcin
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to Iran
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
Former President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcing he had cancer on his brain, was asked what he would have done differently during his time in the White House. His answer: the botched raid to rescue American hostages... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to IranFormer President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcin
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to Iran
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 8 days ago
Former President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcing he had cancer on his brain, was asked what he would have done differently during his time in the White House. His answer: the botched raid to rescue American hostages... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to IranFormer President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcin
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to Iran
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
Former President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcing he had cancer on his brain, was asked what he would have done differently during his time in the White House. His answer: the botched raid to rescue American hostages... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to IranFormer President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcin
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to Iran
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
Former President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcing he had cancer on his brain, was asked what he would have done differently during his time in the White House. His answer: the botched raid to rescue American hostages... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to IranFormer President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcin
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to Iran
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
Former President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcing he had cancer on his brain, was asked what he would have done differently during his time in the White House. His answer: the botched raid to rescue American hostages... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to IranFormer President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcin
Carter: I wish I'd sent another helicopter to Iran
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
Former President Jimmy Carter, who held his press conference Thursday announcing he had cancer on his brain, was asked what he would have done differently during his time in the White House. His answer: the botched raid to rescue American hostages... Read more
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