US veteran becomes first combat amputee to scale Mt. Everest BOISE - The first combat amputee to climb Mount Everest is back in the Treasure Valley ... It was his third attempt to reach the summit with the Heroes Project. EARLIER: 2 vets strive to climb Mt. Everest Linville stepped on an IED in Afghanistan in ... 06/1/2016 - 10:16 am | View Link
SoCal resident becomes 1st combat amputee to climb Mt. Everest Medvetz is the founder of The Heroes Project, an organization that works with vets and soldiers "to improve the care and ... Linville's 2014 attempt to scale Mount Everest was cut short after a deadly avalanche. "Every day was just pain and painkillers ... 05/21/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Mount Everest summit wasn't out of this combat amputee's reach a nonprofit that helps injured veterans climb mountains. And with Medvetz's help, it was this resolve that made Linville the first combat amputee to reach the summit of Mount Everest on Thursday. In a news release, the organization announced Linville's ... 05/20/2016 - 5:24 am | View Link
Top of the world: Marine amputee makes history with Everest climb Top of the world: Marine amputee makes history with Everest climb A combat-wounded Marine veteran made good on his third attempt to scale the world's highest peak, the group behind his climb announced Thursday. Check out this story on Militarytimes.com ... 05/19/2016 - 10:54 am | View Link
First combat amputee reaches the top of Mount Everest First combat amputee reaches the top of Mount Everest A Marine Corps veteran who lost his leg in Iraq reached the top of Mount Everest Thursday to become the first combat amputee to conquer the world's highest mountain. Check out this story on ... 05/18/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Wounded veteran Charlie Linville summits Mount Everest ... A 30-year-old Idaho native has become the first combat wounded veteran to climb Mount Everest. The Heroes Project, a group that helps wounded veterans, announced ... 06/28/2016 - 3:41 pm | View Website
Mount Everest News, Photos and Videos Browse Mount Everest latest news and updates, watch videos and view all photos and more. Join the discussion and find more about Mount Everest at abcnews.com 06/28/2016 - 8:45 am | View Website
The Heroes Project | Press Marine amputee aims to conquer Mount Everest, "demons" of war View article to watch video 06/26/2016 - 3:00 pm | View Website
Climb Kilimanjaro | Ultimate Kilimanjaro News and Notes Ultimate Kilimanjaro®: Press & News. Ultimate Kilimanjaro® is an authoritative expert in the industry. Because of our reputation as the #1 guide service on Mount ... 06/24/2016 - 6:27 am | View Website
Ex-Marine Charlie Linville Becomes First Amputee Veteran ... Charlie Linville, pictured here on an earlier climb, became the first combat amputee to reach the summit of Mount Everest. Heroes Project 05/21/2016 - 7:36 am | View Website
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Leila, Liina, and Lily Luik have many things in common: Their parents, their birthday, and soon, their status as Olympic marathoners at the 2016 games in Rio.
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1. Turkish police detained at least 13 people in raids on suspected Islamic State hideouts after the nation's leaders blamed the terror group for this week's triple suicide bombing attack on Istanbul's Ataturk International Airport. Turkey observed a national day of mourning as the death toll reached at least 42 on Wednesday, with another 239 injured.