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Daily Record
War is about 'the killing of human beings,' 100-old vet tells packed roomwas a guest of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 10-01, which invited him
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
was a guest of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 10-01, which invited him to its regular monthly meeting to discuss his exploits as a waist-gunner in a B-24 bomber, flying eight missions over the European Theater near the end of the... Read more
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Philly.com
Clarence Beavers, pioneering black paratrooper and smoke jumper, dies at 96Clarence Beavers, 96, the last surviving member of America’s first black parach
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
Clarence Beavers, 96, the last surviving member of America’s first black parachute unit, a World War II “test platoon” that went on to battle fires caused by Japanese bombs and paved the way for black paratroopers in the postwar integrated military,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Universe Is in Your Favor -- Even If Your Parachute Doesn't OpenI met a guy by the name of Jimmy next to a pool who had an extraordinary story
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
I met a guy by the name of Jimmy next to a pool who had an extraordinary story about how he had gone skydiving and his parachute didn't open. After his life-threatening story, Jimmy told me he had this profound saying, which is something that... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Universe Is in Your Favor -- Even If Your Parachute Doesn't OpenI met a guy by the name of Jimmy next to a pool who had an extraordinary story
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
I met a guy by the name of Jimmy next to a pool who had an extraordinary story about how he had gone skydiving and his parachute didn't open. After his life-threatening story, Jimmy told me he had this profound saying, which is something that... Read more
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Greenwich Time
The Universe Is in Your Favor -- Even If Your Parachute Doesn't OpenI met a guy by the name of Jimmy next to a pool who had an extraordinary story
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 days ago
I met a guy by the name of Jimmy next to a pool who had an extraordinary story about how he had gone skydiving and his parachute didn't open. After his life-threatening story, Jimmy told me he had this profound saying, which is something that... Read more
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The News-Times
The Universe Is in Your Favor -- Even If Your Parachute Doesn't OpenI met a guy by the name of Jimmy next to a pool who had an extraordinary story
The News-Times / Posted 15 days ago
I met a guy by the name of Jimmy next to a pool who had an extraordinary story about how he had gone skydiving and his parachute didn't open. After his life-threatening story, Jimmy told me he had this profound saying, which is something that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Universe Is in Your Favor -- Even If Your Parachute Doesn't OpenI met a guy by the name of Jimmy next to a pool who had an extraordinary story
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
I met a guy by the name of Jimmy next to a pool who had an extraordinary story about how he had gone skydiving and his parachute didn't open. After his life-threatening story, Jimmy told me he had this profound saying, which is something that... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Falklands heroes told they "lacked moral fibre" as they suffered horrors of warinferior if we said we were suffering. There were some prominent people who eve
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
inferior if we said we were suffering. There were some prominent people who even said, ‘There’s no such thing as PTSD, just a lack of moral fibre’. “I had PTSD and I didn’t even know it because no one was prepared to diagnose me. “I was... Read more
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Pilipino Star
All about parachutes“looking” at from time to time. Suppose you happen to be one of two people on
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
“looking” at from time to time. Suppose you happen to be one of two people on a malfunctioning airplane with only one parachute. How would you react? Guess what! Everything depends on how you look at things. If you are a: Pessimist: you... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Sergeant faces retrial as jury fails to reach verdict in parachute sabotage caseAn Army sergeant is to face a retrial on charges of attempting to murder his wi
Whitehaven News / Posted 22 days ago
An Army sergeant is to face a retrial on charges of attempting to murder his wife by tampering with her parachute after the first jury failed to reach verdicts. Emile Cilliers, 37, of the Royal Army Physical Training Corps, denied throughout a... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Aldershot army sergeant faces alleged attempted murder retrialjudge at the start of Thursday’s proceedings raising concerns about his directi
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 22 days ago
judge at the start of Thursday’s proceedings raising concerns about his directions to them on Wednesday (November 22). Mr Justice Sweeney discharged the forewoman and another female juror on Wednesday after they had become unwell with... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Sergeant faces retrial as jury fails to reach verdict in parachute sabotage caseAn Army sergeant is to face a retrial on charges of attempting to murder his wi
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 22 days ago
An Army sergeant is to face a retrial on charges of attempting to murder his wife by tampering with her parachute after the first jury failed to reach verdicts. Emile Cilliers, 37, of the Royal Army Physical Training Corps, denied throughout a... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Sergeant faces retrial as jury fails to reach verdict in parachute sabotage caseAn Army sergeant is to face a retrial on charges of attempting to murder his wi
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 22 days ago
An Army sergeant is to face a retrial on charges of attempting to murder his wife by tampering with her parachute after the first jury failed to reach verdicts. Emile Cilliers, 37, of the Royal Army Physical Training Corps, denied throughout a... Read more
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The News and Star
Sergeant faces retrial as jury fails to reach verdict in parachute sabotage caseAn Army sergeant is to face a retrial on charges of attempting to murder his wi
The News and Star / Posted 22 days ago
An Army sergeant is to face a retrial on charges of attempting to murder his wife by tampering with her parachute after the first jury failed to reach verdicts. Emile Cilliers, 37, of the Royal Army Physical Training Corps, denied throughout a... Read more
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The News and Star
No bullying during parachute murder bid trial, insist remaining jurorsdefended” itself by denying any bullying had taken place during its deliberatio
The News and Star / Posted 22 days ago
defended” itself by denying any bullying had taken place during its deliberations in the trial of an Army sergeant accused of attempting to murder his wife by tampering with her parachute. The remaining seven women and three men of the jury... Read more
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Whitehaven News
No bullying during parachute murder bid trial, insist remaining jurorsdefended” itself by denying any bullying had taken place during its deliberatio
Whitehaven News / Posted 22 days ago
defended” itself by denying any bullying had taken place during its deliberations in the trial of an Army sergeant accused of attempting to murder his wife by tampering with her parachute. The remaining seven women and three men of the jury... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
No bullying during parachute murder bid trial, insist remaining jurorsdefended” itself by denying any bullying had taken place during its deliberatio
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 22 days ago
defended” itself by denying any bullying had taken place during its deliberations in the trial of an Army sergeant accused of attempting to murder his wife by tampering with her parachute. The remaining seven women and three men of the jury... Read more
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chroniclelive
See North East's emotional Remembrance Sunday paradesNorthumbria Police, St John Ambulance, and many faith groups. Sydney Hymes, 91
chroniclelive / Posted 1 months ago
Northumbria Police, St John Ambulance, and many faith groups. Sydney Hymes, 91, who laid the wreath of behalf of the Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen and Women, said: “It was a moving service, particularly for those of us who lived through... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly Calendar, Nov. 12, 2017guests welcome, 245-5649, vestafjelllodge.org. Town hall meeting to talk budge
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
guests welcome, 245-5649, vestafjelllodge.org. Town hall meeting to talk budget, 5:30–6:30 p.m., Mesa County Courthouse, 544 Rood Ave., public hearing room on the second floor, hosted by Mesa County commissioners, give input and express your... Read more

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