Bradenton woman jumps from Sunshine Skyway in apparent suicide HILLSBOROUGH -- A Bradenton woman was seen jumping off the Sunshine Skyway bridge in an apparent suicide on Friday, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. At 7:30 p.m. Friday, a motorist told deputies that he saw Toni L. Bennett ... 06/15/2015 - 9:48 am | View Link
Miles Above: Meet the man with 3,500 BASE Jumps two factors weighed heavily – one bridge and one woman – on Miles's choice of location to help him achieve his goal of 5,000 BASE jumps in a lifetime. The bridge that caught his eye was the Perrine Bridge – a 486-foot tall skyway over the Snake River ... 09/16/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Protestors of all colors demand prosecution of Ferguson cop who killed Michael Brown Video surfaced this week of St. Paul police arresting Chris Lollie for simply sitting in the skyway back in January ... They hold back motorists at Third Avenue while a woman jumps out of her car and hugs a protestor. Through it all, police maintain ... 08/31/2014 - 8:19 pm | View Link
Temperance man jumps to death off I-280 Bridge A Temperance man jumped to his death off the I-280 Bridge in Toledo tonight after leading police on a chase. The victim, whose name was not released, intentionally crashed his car on the bridge, known as the Veterans Glass City Skyway. The Monroe County ... 09/1/2013 - 9:55 am | View Link
Skyway Jump Survivor Leapt From Low End TAMPA - One of two people who jumped off the Sunshine Skyway bridge this morning survived, said Debbie Carter, a Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman. The woman who survived ... there have been 33 fatal jumps from the bridge, Carter said. 03/26/2013 - 12:11 pm | View Link
2014 skyway bridge jumpers 11.13.14, bradenton.com, Deputies: 55-year-old man committed suicide by jumping off Sunshine Skyway, HILLSBOROUGH -- Deputies believe a man found dead committed ... 06/30/2015 - 10:24 pm | View Website
2015 skyway bridge jumpers 06.26.15, facebook.com/iontb, Skyway Bridge: Rescue units responding to reports of a subject that jumped from NB lanes of center span. Watch for emergency units # ... 06/30/2015 - 6:20 pm | View Website
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Sunshine Skyway Pier Salt Fishing Report Hi The Sunshine Skyway is absolutely beautiful. Warm breezes, good tanning, Great fishing fun, dolphins swimming around, pelicans drifting around swooping down ... 06/30/2015 - 1:27 pm | View Website
Shadowlands Haunted Places Index a nationwide index of haunted places, brief descriptions of ghostly places 06/30/2015 - 6:46 am | View Website
• Cries of ‘Be careful!’ ring out during the game• Cabinet secretary ‘applauds team from his heart’Japanese football fans screamed with joy on Thursday after what they described as “divine winds” blew their women’s national team into the World Cup final following a heart-stopping 2-1 win over England. The team will play the United States for the title in Vancouver on Sunday, a rematch of the 2011 final in Frankfurt where the Japanese won on penalties to become the first Asian World Cup champions.
Sometimes progress comes at a steep cost. Sealed Air Corp., the company that invented Bubble Wrap and has sold it since 1960, is changing things up — and in the new version of its iconic product, iBubble Wrap, you won't be able to pop the plastic capsules. Sealed Air is making the change because shipping the pre-inflated Bubble Wrap takes up a lot of space — yes, Bubble Wrap has to be shipped, too — and the new version is delivered in flat sheets that online retailer and other customers will inflate at their warehouses, The Wall Street Journal reports.
Sealed Air almost discontinued Bubble Wrap a few years ago, leaving the market to imitators, because the bulk of the packages made it too expensive to ship more than 150 miles.