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Beirut Barracks Bombing Remembered

Sgt. Stephen Russell tells his story of surviving the bombing of the U.S. Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebanon in 1983. A total of 241 U.S. servicemen were killed as a result of the suicide attack....

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Frederick Valentich's Unsolved Disappearance

Frederick Valentich was an Australian pilot who disappeared on Oct. 21, 1978. His mysterious disappearance seems to be connected to an unidentified flying object that Valentich himself claimed was ‘playing games’ with him in the minutes before radio control lost...

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Carlton Fisk Waves It Fair

Boston's Carlton Fisk waved his arms to will his high flyball fair, and when it did, the Red Sox won Game 6 of the 1975 World Series against the Cincinnati Reds, in one of the most dramatic baseball games in...

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Oakland Hills Firestorm of 1991

Survivors of the Oakland Hills Firestorm of 1991, which killed 25 people and caused over $1 billion in damages, recount their stories....

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World Series Interrupted by Earthquake

Al Michaels said "we're having an earth ..." when the ABC feed abruptly gone off the air on Oct. 17, 1989, during the pregame show of the World Series. There's a 20-second dead air period until the audio was restored....

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Gretzky: The Greatest of Them All

L.A. Kings' Wayne Gretzky scored the 1,851 point of his career on a game-tying goal in Edmonton, becoming the NHL's all-time leading scorer....

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Steve Bartman: Catching Hell

In the 8th inning of Game 6 of the 2003 NLCS, Cubs fan Steve Bartman reached for a foul pop fly and tipped the ball away from Cubs left fielder Moises Alou, which caused anger and rage from fellow Cubs...

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Don Larsen's Perfect Game in World Series

Yankees pitcher Don Larsen tossed the only perfect game in baseball playoff history in a 2-0 win over the Brooklyn Dodgers in Game 5 of the 1956 World Series....

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