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Youth Football Clinics Try A New Angle To Prevent Concussions

Heads Up Football is leading hundreds of training sessions across the country to teach kids a safer stance to avoid head injury. But in the heat of the game, will they forget and hit headfirst?

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My Big Break

Dolphins, Pirates And David Hasselhoff: Breaking Into TV At Sea

Leah Warshawski's big break happened on a boat excursion in Hawaii. While translating for Japanese tourists, she met the producer of Baywatch. She's been using her marine knowledge ever since.

Lance Armstrong (left) and Tyler Hamilton compete in the 90th Tour de France in 2003. Hamilton later testified in the doping case brought against Armstrong and the U.S. Postal cycling team. Franck Fife /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Athletes Chased By Technology In The Sport Of Anti-Doping

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Seven High Damon Albarn
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Youth Football Clinics Try A New Angle To Prevent Concussions

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Descendants Of Chinese Laborers Reclaim Railroad's History

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Dolphins, Pirates And David Hasselhoff: Breaking Into TV At Sea

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