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Faith Strengthens Aging Parents As They Care For Their Son

Judy and James Lee's lives revolve around providing 24-hour care to their 16-year-old son. As they get older, they worry about who will eventually take care of him.

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Pigeons Fly In Fear As Rufus The Hawk Guards Wimbledon's Grass

At the tennis tournament this year, as in years past, a Harris hawk named Rufus has been soaring above the stadium. His job is to keep pigeons from trespassing onto the iconic grass on Centre Court.

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What Does Cold Sound Like?

More than 80 percent of our poll participants were able to tell the difference between hot and cold water just by listening to the sound of the liquid pouring.

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More Municipalities Deny Federal Requests, Won't Detain Immigrants

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Release Of 'Echo's Bones' Resurrects Beckett's Rejected Work

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