Gov. Luis Fortuno speaks at the annual meeting of the National Governors Association in July about the pipeline he wants to build in Puerto Rico. Michael Dwyer/AP hide caption

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Carlos Gimenez, shown at a cafe earlier this year on Election Day, won a recall election that was part of a national wave of voter anger over taxes. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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James Kennedy, an amateur collector, found this fossilized bone with a mammoth or mastodon engraving in Vero Beach, Fla. It has been identified as one of the oldest pieces of prehistoric art in the Western Hemisphere Chip Clark/Journal of Archaeological Science hide caption

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Claude Jarman, Jr., at age 11, holding a fawn on the set of The Yearling in 1946. Martha Holmes/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Image hide caption

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Diana Nyad speaks with one of her staff before a training swim July 5, off the coast of Key West, Fla. Les Neuhaus for NPR hide caption

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