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The Columbian
Thank God for Trump, PenceIn 1945, planeloads of wounded World War II solders flew into Honolulu from the
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
In 1945, planeloads of wounded World War II solders flew into Honolulu from the battlefields of the Pacific, on their way home. Many were on floor mats on B-24 bombers. All were in pain, but most of them were happy that they now had hope of “seeing... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan smashes world record for Rosie the Riveter gatheringYPSILANTI, MI - Michigan girls and women showed up in blue shirts and red banda
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
YPSILANTI, MI - Michigan girls and women showed up in blue shirts and red bandanas to smash the world record of people dressed as Rosie the Riveter. On Saturday, Oct. 14 3,755 girls and women dressed as Rosie at the Eastern Michigan University's... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
WWII veteran enjoys honor flight 73 years after being shot downLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- The Bowman Field Aviation and Military Heritage Fes
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- The Bowman Field Aviation and Military Heritage Festival is taking place this weekend. As part of the festivities, World War II veterans are being treated to honor flights on a fully-restored, World War II era B-25... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
WPAFB leaders recognize honor ‘Cradle of Aviation’Lt. Gen. Robert D. McMurry Jr., commander, Air Force Life Cycle Management Cent
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Lt. Gen. Robert D. McMurry Jr., commander, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, and Matt Joseph, City of Dayton commissioner, unveil the new McCook Field historical marker during the McCook Field Centennial... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Attention Rosie the Riveters: Last call for Guiness World Record attemptSeven decades after their \u0022we can do it\u0022 attitude proved invaluable t
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Seven decades after their \u0022we can do it\u0022 attitude proved invaluable to the Allied victory in World War II, about 30 \u0022Rosie the Riveters\u0022 are being honored with a trip to Washington. (March 22) AP U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell... Read more
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The News & Observer
Critters from across the state await you at the fairNC State Fair: | News & Observer NC State Fair: | News & Observer The NC St
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
NC State Fair: | News & Observer NC State Fair: | News & Observer The NC State Fair schedule is loaded with livestock competitions. Farmers... Read more
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MLive.com
Will Michigan reclaim record for largest Rosie the Riveter gathering?War II currently resides in Richmond, California. On Saturday, Oct. 14, Rosies
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
War II currently resides in Richmond, California. On Saturday, Oct. 14, Rosies of all ages are looking to take that title back in Ypsilanti, Michigan. After more than 2,000 women and girls of all ages descended upon the former Willow Run bomber... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
MS: Tupelo Airport Narrows Choice to Two AirlinesOct. 11--TUPELO -- While Contour Airlines has proven it can provide reliable an
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
Oct. 11--TUPELO -- While Contour Airlines has proven it can provide reliable and affordable service flying passengers between Tupelo and Nashville -- and as some Tupelo Regional Airport officials admit it has "restored trust in the community" -- that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Danbury field hockey tops WesthillThe Danbury field hockey team notched its third win of the season, a 1-0 decisi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
The Danbury field hockey team notched its third win of the season, a 1-0 decision over Westhill on Wednesday. Jaymee Alfonso notched the game-winning goal less than two minutes into the second half for the Hatters (3-7-1). Goalie Ivana Atuahene made... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
We were soldiers once, and young: Edwin F. Vrla of EnnisBy Perry GilesDaily Light contributor Editor's note: This is part two of a two
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 5 days ago
By Perry GilesDaily Light contributor Editor's note: This is part two of a two-part feature. The first part ran last Sunday, Oct. 1. The series tells the story of 1939 Ennis High School graduate, Edwin F. Vrla, who was born April 5, 1921, and grew... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
WWII Bombers, Fighter Coming to RDU; Here's How You Can See ThemOct. 09--MORRISVILLE -- People will get a chance to tour and even fly in four W
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
Oct. 09--MORRISVILLE -- People will get a chance to tour and even fly in four World War II-era bomber and fighter planes at Raleigh-Durham International Airport later this month. The Wings of Freedom Tour will include three bombers -- a B-17 Flying... Read more
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The News & Observer
WWII bombers, fighter coming to RDU; here’s how you can see themWings of Freedom Tour brings WWII bombers, fighter to RDU | News & Observer Th
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
Wings of Freedom Tour brings WWII bombers, fighter to RDU | News & Observer The Collings Foundation’s Wings of Freedom Tour will bring these four World War II planes to Raleigh-Durham International Airport for four days starting Oct. 19: From the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Wings Over Dallas Airshow This Weekendannounces the return of CAF Wings Over Dallas WWII Airshow on Oct. 6-8, 2017 at
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 10 days ago
announces the return of CAF Wings Over Dallas WWII Airshow on Oct. 6-8, 2017 at Dallas Executive Airport (DEA), presented by Frost Bank. The inaugural event in 2016 attracted more than 19,000 visitors from 32 US states, attracted by spectacular... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
MA: World War II History Flies High at Plymouth's Airportthe Collings Foundation makes their annual stop on their nationwide Wings of Fr
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
the Collings Foundation makes their annual stop on their nationwide Wings of Freedom tour. The non-profit "living museum" based in Stow travels to airstrips and airports across the country with four fully functional World War II-era military... Read more
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Daily Mail
These is bloody shoes! Christian Louboutin reveals his take on Cardi BCardi who? Christian Louboutin admits he had no idea who the Bodak Yellow rappe
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Cardi who? Christian Louboutin admits he had no idea who the Bodak Yellow rapper was when he heard her lyric about his shoes - but says she reminds of the 'showgirls' he used to design for The luxury French designer was shown the female rapper's hit... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Grand Jury No Bills And True BillsFAILURE TO APPEAR MARSHALL, ULYSSES STEVESON B 52 M 303122 1 1 GS 1671676 THEF
The Chattanoogan / Posted 12 days ago
FAILURE TO APPEAR MARSHALL, ULYSSES STEVESON B 52 M 303122 1 1 GS 1671676 THEFT OF PROPERTY MITCHELL, MONICA REENA B 24 F 303123 1 1 GS 1665650 THEFT OF PROPERTY PARIS-KELLEY, TAMIA DANIELLE B 21 F 303124 1 3 GS 1667558 THEFT OF... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
We were soldiers once, and young: Edwin F. Vrla, of EnnisBy Perry GilesDaily Light contributor We stand on the backs of their sacrifice
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 12 days ago
By Perry GilesDaily Light contributor We stand on the backs of their sacrifice. Their history is our tradition, as long as there are Americans to remember... My name is Edwin F. Vrla. I was born in Ennis on April 5, 1921, and grew up on the family... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
World War II history flies high at Plymouth's airportBenjamin Paulin The Patriot Ledger @BPaulin_Ledger PLYMOUTH - For over two dec
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
Benjamin Paulin The Patriot Ledger @BPaulin_Ledger PLYMOUTH - For over two decades Frank Tedesco has looked forward to coming to the Plymouth Municipal Airport when the Collings Foundation makes their annual stop on their nationwide Wings of Freedom... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
World War II history flies high at Plymouth's airportBenjamin Paulin The Patriot Ledger @BPaulin_Ledger PLYMOUTH - For over two dec
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
Benjamin Paulin The Patriot Ledger @BPaulin_Ledger PLYMOUTH - For over two decades Frank Tedesco has looked forward to coming to the Plymouth Municipal Airport when the Collings Foundation makes their annual stop on their nationwide Wings of Freedom... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Collings Foundation's Wings of Freedom Tour lands in Plymouth– The Collings Foundation's “Wings of Freedom Tour” continues Tuesday and Wedne
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
– The Collings Foundation's “Wings of Freedom Tour” continues Tuesday and Wednesday at Plymouth Municipal Airport, 246 South Meadow Road. See the B-17 Flying Fortress “Nine O Nine," Consolidated B-24 Liberator “Witchcraft,” B-25 Mitchell... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Collings Foundation's Wings of Freedom Tour lands in Plymouth– The Collings Foundation's “Wings of Freedom Tour” continues Tuesday and Wedne
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
– The Collings Foundation's “Wings of Freedom Tour” continues Tuesday and Wednesday at Plymouth Municipal Airport, 246 South Meadow Road. See the B-17 Flying Fortress “Nine O Nine," Consolidated B-24 Liberator “Witchcraft,” B-25 Mitchell... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Athens man receives Legion of Honor medal from French governmentRichard “Dick” Pipitone was raised in Brooklyn, N.Y., in a neighborhood where m
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Richard “Dick” Pipitone was raised in Brooklyn, N.Y., in a neighborhood where most residents in those years came from Irish, Jewish and Italian backgrounds. “We loved it very well. We had no problems,” he said recently from his home in Athens, where... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stathakis: A good Joe, John Joseph N.Over the past four weeks, Old News has seen how a Greek immigrant, Joe Stathaki
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Over the past four weeks, Old News has seen how a Greek immigrant, Joe Stathakis, became one of the best-known restaurateurs in Little Rock 100 years ago. But was his name Joe? I think he was "Joe" in Arkansas and "Joseph" in official documents but... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan looks to reclaim world record for largest Rosie the Riveter gatheringYPSILANTI, MI - When more than 2,000 women and girls of all ages descended upon
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
YPSILANTI, MI - When more than 2,000 women and girls of all ages descended upon the former Willow Run bomber plant near Ypsilanti two years ago, wearing red bandanas and blue work clothes with sleeves rolled up, they set a world record for the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
More than 1,000 rounds of armour-piercing machine gun ammunition found buried in field in Rackheath The unfired .50 calibre rounds were found by members of an aviation heritage
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
The unfired .50 calibre rounds were found by members of an aviation heritage group on Tuesday, underneath a section of armour plating from a gun... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
More than 1,000 rounds of armour-piercing machine gun ammunition found buried in field in Rackheath The unfired .50 calibre rounds were found by members of an aviation heritage
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 18 days ago
The unfired .50 calibre rounds were found by members of an aviation heritage group on Tuesday, underneath a section of armour plating from a gun... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
ME: World War II Planes on Display in AuburnSept. 28--AUBURN -- Living history was on display Wednesday at the Auburn-Lewis
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 18 days ago
Sept. 28--AUBURN -- Living history was on display Wednesday at the Auburn-Lewiston Municipal Airport when four of the most renowned airplanes of World War II landed for a three-day exhibit. Dozens of visitors Wednesday explored the rare and fully... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Grand Jury No Bills And True BillsWEAPON MINCY, JOSHUA AURTHOR W 26 M 0 3 GS 1663269 LEAVING SCENE OF ACCIDENT W
The Chattanoogan / Posted 19 days ago
WEAPON MINCY, JOSHUA AURTHOR W 26 M 0 3 GS 1663269 LEAVING SCENE OF ACCIDENT W/DAMAGE TO VEHICLE MITCHELL, MONICA REENA B 24 F 0 1 GS 1674884 HARASSMENT STARLING, GLEN ALLEN B 29 M 0 1 GS 1678532 RESISTING ARREST OR OBSTRUCTION OF LEGAL... Read more
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New York Post
Decades later, WWII heroes are finally coming homeThanks to the low tide of Palau, an eagle-eyed tourist and the tireless efforts
New York Post / Posted 19 days ago
Thanks to the low tide of Palau, an eagle-eyed tourist and the tireless efforts of a Florida history buff, Marine Pvt. Joseph C. Carbone of Brooklyn will finally be laid to rest — 74 years after his death. Carbone, 18, was killed on Nov. 10, 1943,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cardi B performs at Airbnb eventCardi B keeps under wraps with a leather jacket as she performs at Airbnb event
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Cardi B keeps under wraps with a leather jacket as she performs at Airbnb event after nabbing number one spot on Billboard On Monday, she made history as the first female rapper to hit the number one spot without any guest features since Lauryn Hill... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
NH: Vintage Planes Making a Local Stop Offer a Window Into PastSept. 26--NORTH SWANZEY -- Philip Hilliker, 81, had seen this gun turret before
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 days ago
Sept. 26--NORTH SWANZEY -- Philip Hilliker, 81, had seen this gun turret before on the bottom of the B-17 Flying Fortress. This was his second time. This time he'd brought a photo of his uncle, Harley Nichols, who is pictured in the 1940s sitting in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nicki Minaj sends well-wishes to Cardi B as she hits number onePicking her side! Nicki Minaj sends well-wishes to Cardi B as she knocks her ri
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Picking her side! Nicki Minaj sends well-wishes to Cardi B as she knocks her rival Taylor Swift off the top of the Billboard charts And in doing so, Taylor's rival Nicki Minaj took to Twitter to congratulate the newcomer. Back in 2015, the singers... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Wings of Freedom Tour returns to Beverly Regional Airportfolks around the region will have the opportunity to take a flight of a lifetim
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 21 days ago
folks around the region will have the opportunity to take a flight of a lifetime, as a unique set of WWII aircraft will be soaring into Beverly Regional Airport. The Collings Foundation's Wings of Freedom tour travels the nation as a flying... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pair of 1-woman shows bring history alive in the Greensburg Garden and Civic Center | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 24 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Grand Jury No Bills And True BillsER 0119460 AGGRAVATED ROBBERY RODDY, BAILEY KRISTEN W 20 F 302971 1 2 ER 01200
The Chattanoogan / Posted 26 days ago
ER 0119460 AGGRAVATED ROBBERY RODDY, BAILEY KRISTEN W 20 F 302971 1 2 ER 0120009 AGGRAVATED ROBBERY COLVIN, JEWONE LEBRON B 24 M 302972 1 2 GS 1676928 AGGRAVATED ROBBERY EPPS, LEONTA DEMON B 25 M 302973 1 2 GS 1676927 AGGRAVATED... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
OSU Anthropologist Works For Return Of WWII Fallenan associate professor of anthropology with the Oklahoma State University Depar
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 26 days ago
an associate professor of anthropology with the Oklahoma State University Department of Sociology, recently traveled about 2,500 miles west of Hawaii to assist in the return of the battlefield remains of 24 U.S. personnel who were killed on... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
City of Norwich AC reclaim Round Norfolk Relay title after seeing off Cambridge A runner on the second stage of the Round Norfolk Relay. Picture: Ian Burt C
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
A runner on the second stage of the Round Norfolk Relay. Picture: Ian Burt City of Norwich AC claimed the overall victory in the 31st edition of the Round Norfolk Relay... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
City of Norwich AC reclaim Round Norfolk Relay title after seeing off Cambridge A runner on the second stage of the Round Norfolk Relay. Picture: Ian Burt C
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 28 days ago
A runner on the second stage of the Round Norfolk Relay. Picture: Ian Burt City of Norwich AC claimed the overall victory in the 31st edition of the Round Norfolk Relay... Read more
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Breitbart
Virgil: The Threat from China — America’s New ‘Sputnik Moment’its Sputnik 1 satellite, an event that seemed to portend an overall Russian lea
Breitbart / Posted 29 days ago
its Sputnik 1 satellite, an event that seemed to portend an overall Russian leapfrogging of the U.S. It was on October 4, 1957, that Americans were stunned to learn that the U.S.S.R. had beaten us into space. And we wondered: If the... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Remembering POW/MIAs part of bigger pictureCharlie Hall CharlieHallNBSJ The chances for personnel aboard B-24s surviving
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted a month ago
Charlie Hall CharlieHallNBSJ The chances for personnel aboard B-24s surviving 25 missions into Germany in World War II were about 10 percent. St./Sgt. tail gunner Charles “Spec” Tyson of New Bern only made it through 22 missions, but he did survive... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Remembering POW/MIAs part of bigger pictureCharlie Hall CharlieHallNBSJ The chances for personnel aboard B-24s surviving
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted a month ago
Charlie Hall CharlieHallNBSJ The chances for personnel aboard B-24s surviving 25 missions into Germany in World War II were about 10 percent. St./Sgt. tail gunner Charles “Spec” Tyson of New Bern only made it through 22 missions, but he did survive... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lions Club remotely honors pillar of Tewksbury communityEmcee Jerry Selissen, center, and Bonnie Spiegel, right, both of Tewksbury join
Lowell Sun / Posted a month ago
Emcee Jerry Selissen, center, and Bonnie Spiegel, right, both of Tewksbury joins Lions Club members at party for longtime club member Fred Baldwin, 96, at T.J. Callahan's in Tewksbury Wednesday night. Baldwin joined the fun remotely via Skype from... Read more

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