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U.S. daredevil makes wingsuit flight through China mountain fissure

U.S. daredevil makes wingsuit flight through China mountain fissure

JIANGSHAN, China, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- A U.S. daredevil in a wingsuit said his "flying dagger" jump through a narrow mountain fissure in eastern China was his most "hardcore" stunt.
Empire State settles parachute jump case

Empire State settles parachute jump case

NEW YORK, June 1 (UPI) -- The Empire State Building in New York and a stuntman who tried to parachute off it have settled lawsuits over the aborted jump.

Prof testifies in Empire State stunt case

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- A professor says it's possible for an object falling from the top of New York City's Empire State Building to hit the ground despite it's wedding-cake shape.

Foiled chutist may retry Empire State

NEW YORK, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- A parachutist who was arrested after attempting to leap from the Empire State Building in New York indicated he might repeat his effort using legal means.

Stuntman re-arraigned for NYC jump attempt

NEW YORK, March 27 (UPI) -- A daredevil who attempted to leap from the top of New York's Empire State Building has pleaded not guilty at his second arraignment for the stunt.

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Daredevil sues Empire State Building owner ... Selling Stradivarius cheap costly for Ohio ... American Express trying to recoup $3.85M ... Student punished for Playboy pants ... The world as we know it from UPI.

Daredevil sues Empire State Building owner

NEW YORK, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- A daring parachute jumper sued the owners of the Empire State Building Tuesday because security guards prevented his leap from the New York structure in 2006.

Jockstrip: The world as we know it.

Octogenarian fells lion in yard ... Attempted N.Y. jumper may face new charges ... Judge delays sentencing over ascot ... Woman pleads guilty to dog tossing ... The world as we know it from UPI.

Attempted N.Y. jumper may face new charges

NEW YORK, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- A New York court is considering whether to file felony endangerment charges against a man who attempted to parachute from the Empire State Building.

Watercooler Stories

Woman, 94, quits driving with clean record ... NASA ordered to search for UFO data ... France confirms its hospitality is poor ... Quest for no-parachute jumping evolves ... Watercooler stories from UPI.

Quest for no-parachute jumping evolves

NEW YORK, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Borrowing technology from flying squirrels, a California man was raising funds so he can leap from a helicopter without a parachute and survive the landing.

Empire State Bldg. sues would-be jumper

NEW YORK, April 8 (UPI) -- The owners of the Empire State Building in New York have sued an extreme parachutist who tried to jump from the skyscraper's sightseeing deck.

Jockstrip: The world as we know it

Candidate charged with assault on rival ... Choice of upper bunk saves boy's life ... Lake swallows two snow plows ... Judge tosses indictment for parachutist ... The world as we know it from UPI.
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Judge tosses indictment for parachutist

NEW YORK, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- A New York judge threw out an indictment against a man who attempted to parachute from the Empire State Building.

Empire State skydiver cites Constitution

NEW YORK, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- An attempt to parachute from New York's Empire State Building is being defended on constitutional grounds.
Wiki

Jeb Corliss (born March 25, 1976) is a professional BASE jumper, skydiver, and wingsuit flyer. He has jumped from sites including Paris' Eiffel Tower, Seattle's Space Needle, and the Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Jeb Corliss is co-founder of 3 Triple 7, a clothing label.

He was also the original host of the Discovery Channel series Stunt Junkies, appearing in 13 episodes, but was fired by Discovery as a result of his arrest (below).

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Jeb Corliss."
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