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NDP 2018: Red Lions to perform record wingsuit jump from 3,800m

SINGAPORE: The perennial crowd favourite Red Lions will perform a wingsuit jump for the first time at the National Day Parade (NDP) this year, from a record height of 3,800 metres, it was announced on Saturday (Jul 14).  The Singapore Army's parachute display team will also be executing the free ....

Army corps resumes flushing water from Lake Okeechobee

MIAMI (AP) — Goopy green water flowed Friday from both sides of Lake Okeechobee, carrying toxic algae toward Florida’s coasts. Col. Jason Kirk of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the pulsing water flows will simulate rainfall. By varying the flows, they hope to reduce environmental...

French army helicopter crashes in Ivory Coast, 1 dead

PARIS: A French military helicopter crashed in Ivory Coast while on a training mission, killing the pilot and seriously wounding a second crew member, the French army said on Wednesday. The Gazelle helicopter came down about 20 kilometres (12 miles) east of the Ivorian commercial capital, Abidjan ....