• How the Air Force pulled off a first-of-its-kind bomber flyover at the Super Bowl, according a pilot who did it

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    The US Armed Forces Color Guard salutes as the US Air Force flyover crosses Raymond James Stadium during Super Bowl LV in Tampa, Florida, February 7, 2021
    US Army/Maj. Stephen Von Jett
    Capt. Abraham Morland flew a B-1B over Super Bowl LV as part of a first-of-its-kind tri-bomber flyover.
    Morland, a B-1B instructor pilot, flew over Raymond James stadium in Tampa with a B-2 stealth bomber and a B-52.
    The flyover was actually four years in the making, and initial planning started nearly a year ago.
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  • The judge who blocked Trump's first travel ban said he received 40,000 threatening messages, forcing US Marshals to guard his home

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    In his appearance on 60 Minutes, senior US District Judge James Robart said he received 40,000 threatening messages after blocking Trump's first travel ban.
    60 Minutes/CBS News
    After taking office in 2017, Trump sought to limit immigration from six Muslim-majority countries.
    US District Judge James Robart temporarily blocked the executive order, citing "irreparable injury."
    Robart told "60 Minutes" he received 40,000 threatening messages after his decision.
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