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When Owens Beat Hitler, And The Olympics Changed

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Media magnate Rupert Murdoch, left, and his wife Wendi Deng Murdoch arrive for the screening of The Tree of Life at the 64th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France on May 16. Rupert Murdoch has come under fire recently as reports come to light that employees of some of his news organizations hacked into cell phones to get story leads. Joel Ryan/AP hide caption

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Street Crime Vs. Corporate Crime: Equally Judged?

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Minnesota Survives A Cold Near-Beer Experience

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Don't Indict Juries Over The Casey Anthony Verdict

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Mark Halperin, Time magazine's senior political analyst and a frequent commenter on MSNBC, was suspended by the cable network this week for an off-color remark about President Obama. Sue Ogrocki/AP hide caption

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Out Of The Mouths Of Hosts, Oft Times, Come Flubs

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Calif. State Sen. Leland Yee, D-San Francisco, holds up three video games after a news conference in San Francisco, Monday. The Supreme Court ruled that it is unconstitutional to bar children from buying violent video games, saying government doesn't have the authority to "restrict the ideas to which children may be exposed" despite complaints. Paul Sakuma/AP hide caption

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Activist artist Ai Weiwei speaks to journalists gathered outside his home in Beijing, China, Thursday. Ng Han Guan/AP hide caption

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A Chinese Dissident Is Freed, But He's Still Not Free

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Vegan Pad Thai Serves As Red Meat In Food Fight

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In Memory Of MaSisulu, The Rock Of South Africa

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Thomas Jefferson And The Cha Cha Slide

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The Case Against Mladic: Chocolates And Mass Graves

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Once an example of smooth speed at the plate and in the field, the New York Yankees' Derek Jeter has faced doubters this year. Chris Trotman/Getty Images hide caption

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Even The Best Athletes Can't Outrun Time

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Pomp And Circumstance And Tried-But-True Clichés

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