The word "hopefully" has been used in thousands of NPR stories. Stephanie d'Otreppe/NPR hide caption

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Larger Than Life: Tourists pose in front of a UEFA Euro 2012 Cup placard on Kiev's Independence Square in Ukraine. Europe is entering a packed sports schedule — but soccer still reigns supreme, says Frank Deford. Sergei Supinsky/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama presents the Medal of Honor to Rose Mary Sabo, widow of Army Spc. Leslie Sabo. Sabo was awarded the nation's highest military decoration posthumously for his actions on May 10, 1970, while serving as a rifleman in Cambodia during the Vietnam War. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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It's a constant test for parents: Everything you thought you were doing right may be wrong. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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President Barack Obama told ABC this week that he supports gay marriage. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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"Here's Mei right now," tweeted the National Zoo just before the procedure. "Volunteers are watching her from our research station as we prepare." Smithsonian's National Zoo hide caption

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Six U.S. Secret Service agents have lost their jobs so far after a prostitution scandal that took place at the Hotel Caribe in Cartagena, Colombia, just before President Obama's arrival at the Summit of the Americas conference earlier this month. Manuel Pedraza/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Red chairs fill a main street in Sarajevo on Friday as the city marks the 20th anniversary of the start of the Bosnian war. Officials lined up 11,541 chairs in 825 rows to represent the 11,541 Sarajevans who were killed during the siege. Amel Emric/AP hide caption

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Food professionals will tell you: Eating asks a lot of your body. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Not even pets can hide from the political caterwauling; a superPAC has attacked the candidacy of Hank the Cat. YouTube hide caption

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Tell Me More follows its Black History Month memoir series with a series on biographies for Women's History Month. Amy Ta hide caption

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