Alberta soldier amputee to climb Mount Kilimanjaro Three years later, the Calgary soldier is getting ready to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania on his two artificial ... I'm going to require new hips in future," as will a lot of other vets, Fuchko said, adding he "jumped at the chance" to be part of ... 07/3/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Amputee war vets conquer mountain The three soldiers - veterans of Afghanistan, Iraq and Vietnam - scrambled, clawed and plodded to the top of Tanzania's Mount Kilimanjaro ... different generations with literally one good leg can climb Kilimanjaro, our other disabled friends can get ... 12/7/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
3 U.S. amputee war vets reach Kilimanjaro's top He tried to climb Kilimanjaro last year, but poor planning and a fast ascent schedule doomed the trip. This time, a different guide planned a route specifically for the vets. Saturday morning, they reached the top. "It was evidence that with the right ... 11/7/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
Amputee vets of 3 wars scale Kilimanjaro LESTER HOLT, co-host: Now to a story of triumph and three American veterans of three different wars who conquered Africa 's Mount Kilimanjaro despite the ... And actually that's part of our climb, is that bigger message, that all of us, you know, to ... 08/21/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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A co-chairwoman with the Republican National Committee says the Wisconsin gubernatorial race will be a close one, in part because some voters in the state aren't too bright."I don't want to say anything about your Wisconsin voters, but some of them might not be as sharp as a knife," RNC co-chair Sharon Day told a gathering of GOPers in Wisconsin on Monday, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
The Dallas Cowboys have waived defensive end Michael Sam from their practice squad, the team announced Tuesday.
Sam, the first openly gay player in the NFL, was signed to the team’s practice squad Sept. 3. He never made it to the Cowboys’ active roster.
According to the team’s official website, Sam will be replaced on the practice squad with linebacker Troy Davis, who worked out for Dallas on Monday.
Sam said the following on Twitter after his release was made public:
I want to thank the Jones family and the entire Cowboys organization for this opportunity, as well as my friends, family, teammates and fans for their support.