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Beyond Trampoline: New Summer Games To Consider

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Chariots of Fire The London Symphony Orchestra & Royal Choral Society
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Egyptians Break Fast, Beat Heat At The Same Time

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Every day at 9 a.m. sharp in Iten, Kenya, 200 or so runners — most of them unknowns hoping to become champions — train on the dirt roads surrounding the town. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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How Kenya Builds The Fastest Humans On Earth

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Allied troops invade Juno Beach on D-Day. Ben MacIntyre's latest book, Double Cross, recounts the grand deception beforehand that helped make the invasion a success. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Before The D-Day Invasion, Double Talk And Deceit

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Michael Kiwanuka: For Those Who Think Young

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Gang Violence Smolders On Hot Chicago Streets

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Don't call 'em greens: Some golf courses, such as this one in Syracuse, N.Y., are letting their signature green grass go to brown in an effort to save water. Dennis Nett/The Post-Standard/Landov hide caption

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Hot, Dry, Tapped Out: Drought Shrivels Fun, Too

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Let It Rain Eric Clapton
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The pharmacy at Atlanta's Ponce de Leon Center stocks medications for 5,200 HIV/AIDS patients. Workers there aren't sure how much an increase in federal aid will help cut Georgia's waiting list for a HIV drug-assistance program. Jim Burress/WABE, Atlanta hide caption

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New Funds Could Shorten Waiting Lists For AIDS Drugs

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Detroit singer Sixto Rodriguez's sweet voice and socially conscious lyrics made him a legend in apartheid-era South Africa. This photo appears on the cover of his second album, Coming from Reality (1971). Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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Rodriguez: Forgotten In America, Exalted In Africa

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