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Looking For Lost 'White Bird' Plane From 1927 Transatlantic Flight
2013-05-10 13:57:19

A Frenchman is heading up the fifth search for a plane that disappeared over 80 years ago when two pilots attempted to complete a transatlantic flight.

2009-07-10 07:17:19

Michael Jackson's cousin said the late U.S. pop star's casket was open during a private family viewing near Los Angeles this week. Jackson died of cardiac arrest June 25 after a suspected prescription drug overdose.

2009-01-01 15:00:30

Nick Lynch, the football coach and athletic director at Suitland (Md.) High School, was killed in a New Year's Eve car accident, police said. Lynch, 43, won 117 games and Maryland state football titles in 2004 and 2006. The Washington Post reported Thursday that Lynch was killed early Wednesday morning

2008-11-05 15:45:00

Results of DNA tests have confirmed that two large bones found last Wednesday near the wreckage of a plane in California are those of millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett, according to police.

2008-10-04 18:00:03

By Lucy Bogustawski MILLIONAIRE adventurer Steve Fossett died when his plane slammed into a mountain on a cloudy day. The discovery comesmore than a year since the record-breaker disappeared while hunting for a suitable location to try to break the current land speed record.

2008-10-03 15:00:02

The hiker who found items of adventurer Steve Fossett has been thanked by the wife of the daredevil who has been missing since last September.

2008-10-03 16:40:00

Investigators reported the discovery of what they believe may be human remains among the wreckage of 63-year-old millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett’s plane wreckage in eastern California.

2008-10-03 09:00:03

MAMMOTH LAKES, Calif. (AP) -- Searchers found the wreckage of Steve Fossett's plane in California's rugged Sierra Nevada more than a year after the millionaire adventurer vanished on a solo flight, and the craft appears to have hit the mountainside head-on, authorities said Thursday.

2008-10-03 06:00:02

By Stephen McGinty HE DISAPPEARED into the clouds and left behind a mystery and allegations of a faked death. More than a year after Steve Fossett, the American billionaire adventurer, took off on a routine flight, the wreckage of his small plane has been discovered in the Sierra Nevada mountains.

2008-10-02 21:00:02

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MAMMOTH LAKES, Calif. - After an aerial search turned up what appears to be wreckage of plane, ground crews are trying to determine whether it was the one piloted by adventurer Steve Fossett when he vanished more than a year ago.

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Sir Richard Branson
2013-08-10 06:47:02

Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, born July 18, 1950, in Surrey, England, is a British business magnate and investor. He is best known as the founder and chairman of Virgin Group of more than 400 companies. His net worth as of 2013 is $4.6 Billion (US). He is the fourth (4th) richest person in the UK, according to Forbes Magazine. His first business venture was a magazine called Student at the age of 16. By 1969, Branson was living in a London commune, surrounded by the British...

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  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.