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CHP Helicopter Rescues Hiker Stranded On Cliff Near Yosemite Falls

One of the officers’ helmet cameras was rolling when officers in a helicopter hoisted up a stranded hiker from a ledge hundreds of feet high in Yosemite National Park this morning.


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Helicopter Being Towed By Truck Tumbles Into Freeway Traffic

A helicopter being towed behind a truck struck a freeway overpass and tumbled off its trailer into the roadway, hitting at least two vehicles in Southern California.


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Reggie Wayne’s 4 Most Ridiculous Colts Training Camp Entrances

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne has earned a reputation for his flashy training camp arrivals and this year was no different. In keeping with tradition, Wayne stepped up his training camp arrival game.


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News Helicopter Crashes In Seattle Near Space Needle

A helicopter has crashed in downtown Seattle, catching at least one car on fire and killing two people, according to CBS affiliate KIRO-TV.



Clovis Man Receives 14-Year Prison Sentence For Shining Laser At Helicopters

A California man has been was sentenced to 14 years in prison for aiming a laser pointer at a Fresno Police Department helicopter.


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Man Arrested For Aiming Laser Pointer At Sacramento Police Helicopter

Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a man accused of aiming a laser pointer at a police helicopter on Sunday night.



Helicopter Pilot Fakes His Way Into News Choppers And Hospital Flights

According to court documents, “The investigation revealed on separate occasions that the subject used both the ficticious name of Thomas R. Cuni, and then later his real name of John Dial in order to get hired as a pilot.”


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Former KCRA Helicopter Pilot Arrested For Flying With Fake License

John Dial faces two counts of making a false statement of federal aviation officials and one count of operating an aircraft without a proper pilot’s license.


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CHP Helicopter Finds Lost Grandmother, Grandchildren Hikers

A grandmother, her grandchildren, and her dog are all safe after getting separated while hiking in the mountains near Truckee on Tuesday.


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Elk Grove Man Denied Helipad Use On Residential 2-Acre Property

A helicopter in the backyard of an Elk Grove residence has created a very unusual neighborly dispute.


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Helicopter Reported Missing In Kern County

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the helicopter was returning to Delano Airport in Kern County when it disappeared around 6:15 a.m. Wednesday.


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News Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing In Hollywood Parking Lot

A helicopter for a TV news station made an emergency landing in Hollywood after smoke began pouring from the rear of the engine.