Two Combat Amputee Veterans Take on Mount Everest According to USA Today, it happened to Jukes in 2006 and Linville in 2011. Mount Everest is a difficult climb as it is, but for amputees, the risk of frostbite is higher at the amputation site due to the decreased blood flow. That’s not the only medical ... 04/7/2017 - 1:35 pm | View Link
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
American Hero Becomes First Combat Amputee To Reach Top of Mount Everest She spoke to Inside Edition about the pride she has for her husband’s achievements ... Before he headed to Tibet for the climb, the 30-year-old vet told CBS News: "I was looking for something to completely change myself... and really get rid of the ... 05/19/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Marine amputee aims to conquer Mount Everest, "demons" of war Charlie Linville hopes to be the first combat amputee to reach the summit of Mount Everest. Natural disasters over the past ... a nonprofit organization that helps catastrophically injured war veterans climb the world's tallest mountains. 04/10/2016 - 7:55 pm | View Link
Can These 2 Amputee Veterans Conquer Mt Everest? For Jukes it is about proving a point. “There is a pressure to show the world that I can climb Mount Everest,”he stated. “To say, ‘I have one leg, but I can climb Mount Everest. I have PTSD, but can climb Mount Everest. I have a traumatic brain ... 03/3/2016 - 11:00 am | View Link
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And you thought American politics were the wild west. Meet Daniel Delomez, the mayor of the town of Annezin, in northern France. Delomez is so mad that 38-percent of his local electorate voted for far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in Sunday's election that he says he might step down, he told French publication L'Avenir de l'Artois.
"It is catastrophic," Delomez said.
The United States embassy in the U. K. is apparently promoting President Trump's "winter White House" on its official webpage, sparking renewed concerns about Trump's potential conflicts of interest. "Trump is not the first president to have access to Mar-a-Lago as a Florida retreat, but he is the first one to use it," reads the article, which was originally published on ShareAmerica, the Department of State's "platform for sharing compelling stories and images that spark discussion and debate on important topics like democracy, freedom of expression, innovation, entrepreneurship, education, and the role of civil society."
"By visiting this 'winter White House,' Trump is belatedly fulfilling the dream of Mar-a-Lago's original owner and designer," the article goes on, claiming its builder, Marjorie Merriweather Post, "willed the estate to the U.