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Slate
We Transcribed Every Single One of Kanye West’s “Rants” From the Yeezus Tour, for PosterityArts, entertainment, and more. The Gospel According to YeezusThe complete “ran
We Transcribed Every Single One of Kanye West’s “Rants” From the Yeezus Tour, for Posterity
Slate / Posted 6 hours ago
Arts, entertainment, and more. The Gospel According to YeezusThe complete “rants” of Kanye West’s 2013 tour. In the year of our Lord 2013, Kanye West set out on a tour in support of his new album, Yeezus. Before he revealed the album, the famously... Read more
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Dundas Star News
The big Ocean CleanupLourens Boot is a man of the sea. He windsurfs. His houseboat consistently rank
The big Ocean Cleanup
Dundas Star News / Posted 8 hours ago
Lourens Boot is a man of the sea. He windsurfs. His houseboat consistently ranks as one of the best Airbnb rentals in the world. He spent years working offshore exploration for Shell. But in spring of 2014, the Dutchman wanted something new. Why toil... Read more
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Mashable
Alexander Graham Bell's kites looked like bizarre UFOsBell built tetrahedral cells with 10-inch spruce rods, with two sides of each p
Alexander Graham Bell's kites looked like bizarre UFOs
Mashable / Posted 14 hours ago
Bell built tetrahedral cells with 10-inch spruce rods, with two sides of each pyramidal polygon covered in crimson silk, weighing about an ounce in total. Creating compound assemblies of these pyramid-shaped cells, with shared joints and spars,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Two Chattanooga Area Projects In Running For Statewide AwardsTwo Chattanooga-area projects are among those being considered in the 2016 Silv
Two Chattanooga Area Projects In Running For Statewide Awards
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Two Chattanooga-area projects are among those being considered in the 2016 Silver Anniversary Engineering Excellence Awards competition, presented by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Tennessee. The award is one of the highest honors... Read more
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PC Magazine
EasyJet Eyes Planes With Hydrogen Fuel Systems About 4 percent of the airline's annual fuel consumption is used during taxii
EasyJet Eyes Planes With Hydrogen Fuel Systems
PC Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
About 4 percent of the airline's annual fuel consumption is used during taxiing. Hydrogen could help change that. With photovoltaic blankets and hybrid fuel cell systems, a next-gen fuel-efficient... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
How Seagate Tests Its Hard Drives - Setting The StageTom's Hardware gets a rare and in-depth look at how Seagate designs and tests i
How Seagate Tests Its Hard Drives - Setting The Stage
Tom's Hardware / Posted 2 days ago
Tom's Hardware gets a rare and in-depth look at how Seagate designs and tests its hard drives. Join us for a tour through the company's Longmont, Colorado R&D center. Imagine spending vast resources on your profession, whether that's providing IT... Read more
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Adelaide Now
His leggies might take him MilesMiles Sellenger bowling for the Breakers in the state Under 14 championships. P
His leggies might take him Miles
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Miles Sellenger bowling for the Breakers in the state Under 14 championships. Picture: Arj Giese. THE kid watched the pacemen and thought they were pretty good. But he was more impressed by the slow bowler, the one the commentators said was a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
His leggies might take him MilesMiles Sellenger bowling for the Breakers in the state Under 14 championships. P
His leggies might take him Miles
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Miles Sellenger bowling for the Breakers in the state Under 14 championships. Picture: Arj Giese. THE kid watched the pacemen and thought they were pretty good. But he was more impressed by the slow bowler, the one the commentators said was a... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah sculptor's work to be featured at Dallas ArboretumSPRINGVILLE, Utah -- A Utah sculptor will showcase eight pieces of his work at
Utah sculptor's work to be featured at Dallas Arboretum
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGVILLE, Utah -- A Utah sculptor will showcase eight pieces of his work at one of the top botanical gardens in the country. The statues will be displayed for six weeks at the Dallas Arboretum. “I call them utilitarian sculptures,” Gary Lee... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 7I recently listened to a sound bite from New Hanover County Commissioner Rob Za
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 7
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
I recently listened to a sound bite from New Hanover County Commissioner Rob Zapple concerning Woody White’s decision to respond to Chairman Beth Dawson’s State of the County address. Both being Republicans was the “issue” since typically the other... Read more
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Evening Standard
The dos and don'ts of Valentine's DayWhen it comes to dating, there a number of important 'dos and don’ts' which dic
The dos and don'ts of Valentine's Day
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
When it comes to dating, there a number of important 'dos and don’ts' which dictate the chemistry (or lack thereof) that develops between the two hopeful lovebirds. When it comes to Valentine’s Day, you better believe these 'dos and don’ts' are... Read more
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Denver Post
Battle of the Super Bowl cities: It's hard to hate Carolina, but ...Editor's note: The editorial boards of The Denver Post and The Charlotte Observ
Battle of the Super Bowl cities: It's hard to hate Carolina, but ...
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
Editor's note: The editorial boards of The Denver Post and The Charlotte Observer agreed to engage in a little trash talk leading up to Super Bowl 50. Post editorial writer Jeremy Meyer took up the challenge, wielding his pen against The Observer's... Read more
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Denver Post
Starship Enterprise is being restored at National Air and Space museumCaptain's log. Stardate: Jan. 30, 2016. After 50 years of imaginary, inter-ga
Starship Enterprise is being restored at National Air and Space museum
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
Captain's log. Stardate: Jan. 30, 2016. After 50 years of imaginary, inter-galactic service and epic flights of science fiction, the Starship Enterprise, NCC-1701, lies in pieces on a table at the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F.... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
High schools | Going to School: Broderick Besinger, Jonathan Alder Grade point average: 3.2 Sports: Bowling and lacrosse College: Has been acc
High schools | Going to School: Broderick Besinger, Jonathan Alder
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
Grade point average: 3.2 Sports: Bowling and lacrosse College: Has been accepted and will enroll at Bowling Green. Probably will major in aviation. Question: What interests you in... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
98-Year-Old Red Oak Man May Be the Oldest Active Pilot in the WorldRED OAK, Iowa — A Red Oak man may soon be named the oldest active pilot in the
98-Year-Old Red Oak Man May Be the Oldest Active Pilot in the World
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 6 days ago
RED OAK, Iowa — A Red Oak man may soon be named the oldest active pilot in the world. Ernie Smith, 98, is well-known around the town. He goes out for coffee with friends and family. He has his driver’s license and gets around town in his car. One... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pluto's ‘floating hills’ could be made of water iceWhat are the strange ‘floating hills’ on Pluto? New image reveals mysterious 'e
Pluto's ‘floating hills’ could be made of water ice
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
What are the strange ‘floating hills’ on Pluto? New image reveals mysterious 'extraterrestrial icebergs' several miles wide The floating hills are found in the vast ice plain informally named Sputnik Planum within Pluto’s ‘heart' They are likely... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Duncan Aviation's Joe Huffman Sr. and Bernard Michael receive Charles Taylor Master Mechanic AwardLINCOLN, NEB. — Joe Huffman Sr., an FAA Certification Engineer with Duncan Avia
Duncan Aviation's Joe Huffman Sr. and Bernard Michael receive Charles Taylor Master Mechanic Award
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
LINCOLN, NEB. — Joe Huffman Sr., an FAA Certification Engineer with Duncan Aviation, and Bernard Michael, a former long-time technician with Duncan Aviation, were recently honored as recipients of the Charles Taylor Master Mechanic Award. The... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Weekly Road Construction ReportHere is the weekly road construction report: U.S. 27 (I-124) widening from I-2
Weekly Road Construction Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
Here is the weekly road construction report: U.S. 27 (I-124) widening from I-24/U.S. 27 interchange to north of the Olgiati Bridge over the Tennessee River, including widening the Olgiati Bridge: Work on this project continues. During this report... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Mile High City takes on Tobacco Road for Super Bowl 50Dec 7, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; A general view of Sports Authority Field at Mile
Mile High City takes on Tobacco Road for Super Bowl 50
Reuters Sports News / Posted 7 days ago
Dec 7, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; A general view of Sports Authority Field at Mile High in the fourth quarter of the game between the Denver Broncos and the Buffalo Bills. The Broncos defeated the Bills 24-17. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA... Read more
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Evening Standard
Grace Dent reviews Aulis: This isn’t dinner. It is an intense, delicious tutorial on the sublime madness of chefsThe modern run-up to Valentine’s Day has become an arduous, highly perilous gam
Grace Dent reviews Aulis: This isn’t dinner. It is an intense, delicious tutorial on the sublime madness of chefs
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
The modern run-up to Valentine’s Day has become an arduous, highly perilous game of brinkmanship. ‘I’m not fussed,’ your loved one might say. But you are secretly slightly fussed. ‘Me neither,’ you’ll probably reply, feeling a little bit hurt.... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Attendance soars at local aviation sitesThousands more people flocked to Carillon Historical Park and National Park Ser
Attendance soars at local aviation sites
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Thousands more people flocked to Carillon Historical Park and National Park Service sites in the Dayton region last year, driven in part by a best-selling author’s tome on the Wright brothers, officials said. Carillon counted a record 257,670... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 4Hallelujah, the SN retracts its insulting and misinformed stance on voter ID la
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 4
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
Hallelujah, the SN retracts its insulting and misinformed stance on voter ID laws. I wondered how people would be “disenfranchised” if they could vote even without an ID. Now the editors admit they may have “erred”. If they are sincere, then they... Read more
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York Daily Record
Democracy by a flip of a coinAll week long, we've been told just how important the Iowa caucuses are. And h
Democracy by a flip of a coin
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
All week long, we've been told just how important the Iowa caucuses are. And how unimportant they are. And how meaningful they are. And how meaningless they are. We've been told how it was a big deal that the guy who is either from Canada or Cuba... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Editorial, Feb. 2: We'll always be First in FlightWe've gone over this ground before, but Ohio is again ramping up its claim to t
Editorial, Feb. 2: We'll always be First in Flight
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
We've gone over this ground before, but Ohio is again ramping up its claim to the Wright brothers heritage that rightfully belongs to North Carolina. Before this movement takes off, we'd like to reinforce our claim that the place where the flight... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 2As much as I may take issue with some of the missions politicians assign to the
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 2
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
As much as I may take issue with some of the missions politicians assign to the military, I believe the men and women in uniform, who at times put their own opinions aside to live up to the oath they've taken, deserve our support and, more important,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Dayton man still pursuing 20-year dream to get Wright Flyer on Ohio state seal The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal
Dayton man still pursuing 20-year dream to get Wright Flyer on Ohio state seal
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know For William W. Burnett,... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
What are the odds? Was it luck for Hillary in Iowa coin tosses?According to the rules of what seems to be the oddest electoral system in the U
What are the odds? Was it luck for Hillary in Iowa coin tosses?
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 8 days ago
According to the rules of what seems to be the oddest electoral system in the United States, a decision on who is awarded delegates when candidates are tied should be determined by the toss of a coin. Clinton and Sanders faced six coin tosses to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
What are the odds? Was it luck for Hillary in Iowa coin tosses?According to the rules of what seems to be the oddest electoral system in the U
What are the odds? Was it luck for Hillary in Iowa coin tosses?
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
According to the rules of what seems to be the oddest electoral system in the United States, a decision on who is awarded delegates when candidates are tied should be determined by the toss of a coin. Clinton and Sanders faced six coin tosses to... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
What are the odds? Was it luck for Hillary in Iowa coin tosses?According to the rules of what seems to be the oddest electoral system in the U
What are the odds? Was it luck for Hillary in Iowa coin tosses?
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 days ago
According to the rules of what seems to be the oddest electoral system in the United States, a decision on who is awarded delegates when candidates are tied should be determined by the toss of a coin. Clinton and Sanders faced six coin tosses to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
4 famous events that turned at the toss of a coinHillary Clinton won an amazing six out of six coin tosses in precincts where th
4 famous events that turned at the toss of a coin
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
Hillary Clinton won an amazing six out of six coin tosses in precincts where the dead heat between her and Bernie Sanders was too close to call. What were some other events that have turned on the toss of a coin? Here are a few. 1. Which Wright... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
What are the odds? Was it luck for Hillary in Iowa coin tosses?In six of the nearly 1,700 precincts caucusing across Iowa Monday night, former
What are the odds? Was it luck for Hillary in Iowa coin tosses?
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
In six of the nearly 1,700 precincts caucusing across Iowa Monday night, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders ended up in a dead tie. According to the rules of what seems to be the oddest electoral system in the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Boyan Slat's high school project raises millions to clean up world's oceansLourens Boot is a man of the sea. He wind surfs. His houseboat consistently ran
Boyan Slat's high school project raises millions to clean up world's oceans
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
Lourens Boot is a man of the sea. He wind surfs. His houseboat consistently ranks as one of the best Airbnb rentals in the world. He spent years working offshore exploration for Shell. But in spring of 2014, the Dutchman wanted something new. Why... Read more
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WA Today
Boyan Slat's high school project raises millions to clean up world's oceansLourens Boot is a man of the sea. He wind surfs. His houseboat consistently ran
Boyan Slat's high school project raises millions to clean up world's oceans
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
Lourens Boot is a man of the sea. He wind surfs. His houseboat consistently ranks as one of the best Airbnb rentals in the world. He spent years working offshore exploration for Shell. But in spring of 2014, the Dutchman wanted something new. Why... Read more
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The Star
Editorial No state can take our claim to the Wright brothers Posted Feb. 1, 2016 at 10:36 PM Posted Feb. 1, 2016 at 10:36 PM We’ve gone
Editorial No state can take our claim to the Wright brothers
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
Posted Feb. 1, 2016 at 10:36 PM Posted Feb. 1, 2016 at 10:36 PM We’ve gone over this ground before, but Ohio is again ramping up its claim to the Wright brothers’ heritage that... Read more
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The Age
Boyan Slat's high school project raises millions to clean up world's oceansBoyan Slat, 21, founded the project and has worked on it for years. Photo: Face
Boyan Slat's high school project raises millions to clean up world's oceans
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Boyan Slat, 21, founded the project and has worked on it for years. Photo: Facebook: The Ocean Cleanup Lourens Boot is a man of the sea. He wind surfs. His houseboat consistently ranks as one of the best Airbnb rentals in the world. He spent years... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Boyan Slat's high school project raises millions to clean up world's oceansBoyan Slat, 21, founded the project and has worked on it for years. Photo: Face
Boyan Slat's high school project raises millions to clean up world's oceans
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Boyan Slat, 21, founded the project and has worked on it for years. Photo: Facebook: The Ocean Cleanup Lourens Boot is a man of the sea. He wind surfs. His houseboat consistently ranks as one of the best Airbnb rentals in the world. He spent years... Read more
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Sacramento Today
Sacramento Reading Habits: Most Popular Library BooksSacramento, CA- Sacramento residents checked out millions of books in 2015. Her
Sacramento Reading Habits: Most Popular Library Books
Sacramento Today / Posted 10 days ago
Sacramento, CA- Sacramento residents checked out millions of books in 2015. Here's the list of some of the most popular book selections. TOP 20 PRINT BOOKS - FICTION (ADULT AND TEEN) 1. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins 2. Gray Mountain by... Read more
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iol.co.za
Starship Enterprise in for repairsStar date: January 30, 2016. After 50 years of imaginary, inter-galactic servi
Starship Enterprise in for repairs
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Star date: January 30, 2016. After 50 years of imaginary, inter-galactic service, and epic flights of science fiction, the starship Enterprise, NCC-1701, lies in pieces on a table at the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Editorial, Feb. 2: We'll always be First in FlightWe’ve gone over this ground before, but Ohio is again ramping up its claim to t
Editorial, Feb. 2: We'll always be First in Flight
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
We’ve gone over this ground before, but Ohio is again ramping up its claim to the Wright brothers heritage that rightfully belongs to North Carolina. Before this movement takes off, we’d like to reinforce our claim that the place where the flight... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 2As much as I may take issue with some of the missions politicians assign to the
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 2
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
As much as I may take issue with some of the missions politicians assign to the military, I believe the men and women in uniform, who at times put their own opinions aside to live up to the oath they've taken, deserve our support, and, more important... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The starship Enterprise is in the shop for repairsCaptain's log. Star date: January 31, 2016. After 50 years of imaginary, inte
The starship Enterprise is in the shop for repairs
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Captain's log. Star date: January 31, 2016. After 50 years of imaginary, inter-galactic service, and epic flights of science fiction, the starship Enterprise, NCC-1701, lies in pieces on a table at the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The starship Enterprise is in the shop for repairsCaptain's log. Star date: January 31, 2016. After 50 years of imaginary, inte
The starship Enterprise is in the shop for repairs
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Captain's log. Star date: January 31, 2016. After 50 years of imaginary, inter-galactic service, and epic flights of science fiction, the starship Enterprise, NCC-1701, lies in pieces on a table at the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F.... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Jefferson Airplane’s Paul Kantner dies at 74Paul Kantner, a founding member of Jefferson Airplane, died Thursday of multipl
Jefferson Airplane’s Paul Kantner dies at 74
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Paul Kantner, a founding member of Jefferson Airplane, died Thursday of multiple organ failure. His publicist Cynthia Bowman, who has a son with Kantner, confirmed his death to the Associated Press. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that Kantner,... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
The Vectren Dayton Air Show Is Getting ReadyMilitary Static Aircraft Displays And Flybys Are Back At The Vectren Dayton Air
The Vectren Dayton Air Show Is Getting Ready
The Aero-News Network / Posted 13 days ago
Military Static Aircraft Displays And Flybys Are Back At The Vectren Dayton Air Show Vectren Dayton Air Show officials have announced that the U.S. Navy has lifted all restrictions on aircraft airshow participation and the U.S. Air Force has doubled... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Jefferson Airplane's Paul Kantner dies, reports sayThe Chronicle reports that Kantner, 74, had suffered a heart attack earlier in
Jefferson Airplane's Paul Kantner dies, reports say
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 13 days ago
The Chronicle reports that Kantner, 74, had suffered a heart attack earlier in the week. The counterculture psychedelic rock band Jefferson Airplane was formed in 1965 in the Bay Area, and is said to have first defined what became known as the "San... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
N.C. sounds off on Ohio's flight movesSOUTHEASTERN N.C. -- We've been through this before. Ohio's license plate clai
N.C. sounds off on Ohio's flight moves
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
SOUTHEASTERN N.C. -- We've been through this before. Ohio's license plate claims the state is the "Birthplace of Aviation." North Carolina's is stamped "First in Flight," with a picture of the iconic Wright Flyer. Ohio's state quarter is a bit more... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Kasich releases new ad in New HampshireFirst reported by Washington Post's Ed O'Keefe, the "Our Time" ad features the
Kasich releases new ad in New Hampshire
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
First reported by Washington Post's Ed O'Keefe, the "Our Time" ad features the Wright Brothers and coal miners who "never gave up" followed by a photo of Kasich and an announcer saying "this guy never quits either." It goes on to tout his work on... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Bill to add historic Wright Flyer to Ohio seal gets airingA proposal to add the historic Wright Flyer to Ohio's state seal has had its fi
Bill to add historic Wright Flyer to Ohio seal gets airing
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
A proposal to add the historic Wright Flyer to Ohio's state seal has had its first airing. The House State Government Committee heard the bill Wednesday. The idea has been proposed before but it hasn't flown in the past. It's the latest effort in... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Bill to add historic Wright Flyer to Ohio seal gets airingCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A proposal to add the historic Wright Flyer to Ohio's sta
Bill to add historic Wright Flyer to Ohio seal gets airing
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A proposal to add the historic Wright Flyer to Ohio's state seal has had its first airing. The House State Government Committee heard the bill Wednesday. The idea has been proposed before but it hasn't flown in the past. It's... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Bill to add historic Wright Flyer to Ohio seal gets airingCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A proposal to add the historic Wright Flyer to Ohio's sta
Bill to add historic Wright Flyer to Ohio seal gets airing
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A proposal to add the historic Wright Flyer to Ohio's state seal has had its first airing. The House State Government Committee heard the bill Wednesday. The idea has been proposed before but it hasn't flown in the past. It's... Read more
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