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How the navy tamed the “killer privateer” | History

The carrier’s initial landing qualifications for the Chance Vought F4U Corsair were a disaster. In the fall of 1942, Lieutenant-Commander Sam Porter tested the feasibility of using the Navy Curved Wing Fighter from the deck of the escort carrier USS Sangamon smoking in Chesapeake Bay. After four terrifying landings, he …

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AOC hints it may not approve mayoral candidate

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hinted that she was not thrilled with the Democratic mayoral candidates and that she might not participate in the race. Following a virtual town hall meeting on Monday, the left-wing fire mark said they would certainly focus on approvals in major city council contests, but look cute …

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Belarus, schools, Israel: your Monday night briefing

(Want to receive this newsletter in your inbox? Here is registration.) Good night. Here is the last one. Rather than trying to mitigate diplomatic fallout, Lukashenko signed new laws further cracking down on dissent. The Belarusian Foreign Ministry said what happened to the plane was strictly in accordance with aviation …

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What Democrats Learned From LeBron James

“The athlete activism that we have seen over the past year and, more importantly, its impact on the national discourse on athlete rights and their role in global change is deeply encouraging and we should be promoting,” said a Democratic congressional aide. “It’s powerful when athletes who can play professionally …

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Massachusetts Sheriff denounces Mayorkas’ ‘left’ agenda for ICE facility shutdown: ‘A political success’

The Bristol County Sheriff, Massachusetts, is targeting Homeland Security Secretary (DHS) Alejandro Mayorkas after announcing that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) will no longer use a migrant detention center in the county that was the subject of misconduct allegations, with the sheriff describing it as “political success work.” “Shame on …

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Watch Taylor Hall’s goal in Game 3 from all angles

May 19, 2021; Boston, Massachusetts, United States; Boston Bruins left winger Taylor Hall (71) scores over Washington Capitals goalie Ilya Samsonov (30) in the second period of Game 3 of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoff Round 1 at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports Taylor Hall had quite …

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