| Sep 8, 2010
| 8:08 PM
Orlando's hall-of-fame aviator Joe Kittinger begins his new book with a moment just before he leaped from a balloon nearly 20 miles up at the edge of space.
"The disc of the sun is sharp and brilliant against the ebony backdrop of deep space," the...
| Sep 21, 2010
A lot of people love extreme sports, but Jarrett martin is definitely one of a kind. A year after a crippling accident he's pushing the limit again, skydiving all by himself.
Martin was paralyzed from the chest down in August 2009 when cliff jumping...
| Feb 14, 2011
| 10:02 AM
My name is Jennifer and the absolute love of my life is Neal. Neal and I met back in November, 2008 at work. I was new there, and the first time I saw him, I immediately went weak at the knees. Being the boss’s daughter though, there was a lot at...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 7:15 AM
A wise friend told me that worry was putting faith in the wrong place. But moms worry. Plain and simple. We know we shouldn't. Things usually turn out alright, and yet we continue to wonder what will happen as we wring our hands.
My poor grandmother had...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 10:16 PM
While the Empire State Building lights up the night sky in red, white and blue this holiday weekend, it's lights out for another city landmark: Brooklyn's very own Eiffel Tower, the iconic Parachute Jump at Coney Island.
The $1.5 million lighting...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 3:37 PM
Larry Bunner is living out his childhood fantasy. He and his wife will meet his hang gliding teammates in Italy this week, for the World Hang Gliding Championships.
"When I was a kid I often had dreams where I'd be running and each step would get a...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 9:56 AM
UPDATE JULY 15: Entries are no longer being accepted. Thanks for reading and watch for a post listing the winning entries. Enjoy "Torchwood: Miracle Day!"
With "Miracle Day" just a few days away, Starz and I thought a celebration was in order. And that's...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 4:13 PM
A woman claiming to be the niece of the mysterious skyjacker dubbed D.B. Cooper, who bailed out of a jetliner with $200,000 in ransom, says she recalls her uncle plotting the sensational caper at a family gathering in 1971.
Marla Wynn Cooper, 48, of...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 4:14 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY -- A woman claiming to be the niece of the mysterious skyjacker dubbed D.B. Cooper, who bailed out of a jetliner with $200,000 in ransom, says she recalls her uncle plotting the sensational caper at a family gathering in 1971.
| Aug 5, 2011
| 7:35 AM
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| Aug 8, 2011
| 8:16 AM
A paraglider was killed when he crashed into a pasture near Squak Mountain Sunday evening, King County Sheriff spokesman John Urquhart said.
Witnesses reported seeing the paraglider, a 53-year-old Renton man, gliding on what appeared to be a thermal...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 12:13 AM
KABUL -- The Department of Defense has released the names of all the service members killed in Saturday's crash of a CH-47 helicopter in Afghanistan.
The sailors assigned to an East Coast-based Naval Special Warfare unit that were killed are: