Representatives G. K. Butterfield (D-NC) and Walter Jones (R-NC) introduced bipartisan legislation this week that would make deserving World War II U.S. Merchant
Harrison Ford's airplane wreckage will no longer block golfers from getting to the next hole... the World War 2 vintage plane has been hauled away. The plane was craned onto a flatbed truck at Penmar Golf Club Friday... and moved t...
Make It Happen, the theme for 2015's International Women's Day, is an aspirational call to act. The message going out from organizations and government groups around the world is to take steps to advance women's rights and celebrateShow More Summary
LOS ANGELES — Harrison Ford's crashed World War II airplane was being removed Friday from the golf course where it crashed-landed the day before, an employee at the municipal facility told Mashable. "It's being taken out of here as we speak," said the employee, who declined to give his name, just after 11 a.m. Show More Summary
At the end of World War II, the Allies dismantled Japan’s military. Now, with the ever-expanding global threats, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is looking to rebuild, and his first order of business is an MI6-inspired spy agency.
If there’s one thing that can take your mind off the horrific results of our failed drug war—a policy that has brought about the highest incarceration rates of any country in the world, wrought economic disaster, and promoted racistShow More Summary
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The world has been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the second Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer, which allegedly is dropping for fans at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim next month. Before then, a few reports have arrived online detailing what we'll be seeing in the new footage. Show More Summary
Last August, Vulture rounded up the many rumors surrounding the production of the upcoming Star Wars franchise addition. As the calendar turned to 2014, the world still knew very little about the 2015 J.J. Abrams–directed film: no title other than Star Wars VII, few confirmed casting details, little plot, undefined... More »
On Thursday afternoon, Harrison Ford was forced to crash land his World War II vintage plane on a golf course in California. You can watch a dramatic reenactment above, and listen to his conversation with to the Santa Monica Airport control tower here. Show More Summary
Actor Harrison Ford was described as "fine" after he crashed his World War II-era single-engine plane in a golf course in Venice yesterday afternoon. KTLA spoke to a source close to Ford's family, who said, "He’s fine, has a few gashes." His son, Ben Ford, confirmed over Twitter last night, "Dad is ok. Show More Summary
So this was kind of weird, even for Los Angeles. Harrison Ford, a pilot in his own right, crashed landed on a small public golf course in near Venice yesterday after the engine in his World War II-era plane stalled. The accident happened...Show More Summary
"we are faced with a geopolitical situation as dangerous as any we have faced since World War II." --Lord Rothschild.. It's a big club and you ain't in it…--George Carlin
Wikipedia: [Operation Spring Awakening](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Spring_Awakening): >Operation Frühlingserwachen ("Spring Awakening") (6 – 16 March 1945) was the last major German offensive of World War II... in Hungary on the Eastern Front.... Show More Summary
Almost one in three sailors who served in Britain’s Royal Navy in the First World War were aged just 14 to 17, a study of records showed on Friday. The legal combat age at the time was 18, but military recruitment officers were paid per recruit and would often ignore suspicions volunteers...
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Actress Calista Flockhart, best known for her roles on Ally McBeal and Brothers & Sisters, wasn’t with her husband when the vintage World War II plane he was flying had engine trouble and crashed. Though Ford was alone in the plane,Show More Summary
Harrison Ford was seriously injured in a plane crash in Venice, California, and now new details are emerging about the extent of the actor’s frightening injuries. Ford was piloting a vintage World War II plane when it reportedly experienced mechanical difficulties shortly after takeoff and crashed on a golf course. Show More Summary
Our world is in peril. With radical Islam mounting a holy war of unspeakable barbarity and with the world’s superpower’s “leader” refusing to recognize the danger, many Americans are living
No more Kessel Runs for you, Harrison. Never fly without a Chewie, Han. (via @AndrewSiciliano & Getty Images) Harrison Ford managed a pretty impressive crash landing in this hunk of junk—a vintage World War II training plane—on the 8th green of the Penmar Golf Course in Venice, California at around 2:25 PM PST. Show More Summary