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Correction: Antarctica-Solo Crossing story

Jan 24, 2012, 10:56 PM

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) – In a story Jan. 23 about British skier Felicity Aston becoming the first woman to cross Antarctica alone, The Associated Press reported erroneously that she announced her achievement by Twitter. The message:”!!!Congratulations to the 1st female to traverse Antarctica SOLO.V proud,” was posted on her Twitter account by her support team.

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Correction: Antarctica-Solo Crossing story