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Shots - Health News

As More Adults Pedal, Their Biking Injuries And Deaths Spike, Too

Hospital admissions caused by bike injuries have more than doubled in the past 15 years across the country. One doctor thinks the "Lance Armstrong effect" could be a reason for the jump.

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It's All Politics

Minority Rules: Capitol Hill Vote Tactics Displayed In Iran Deal

When Congress votes on the deal this month, it will be considered under rules that favor the president, even if his opponents gain a majority.

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Sweetness And Light

Why Is There An Extra Point In Football, And Do We Need It?

This year, the extra-point line of scrimmage has been moved back to the 15-yard line. Will that make any demonstrable difference in lowering the conversion rate?

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