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Malheur Enterprise reporters Pat Caldwell (from left) and Kristine de Leon; Les Zaitz, editor and publisher; and, sitting on the floor, reporter Jayme Fraser meet to talk about assignments. Tom Goldman/NPR hide caption

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Digging Deep Into Local News, A Small Newspaper In Rural Oregon Is Thriving

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Number Of Missing Climbs In Deadly California Wildfire

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1 School Left In Paradise After Others Destroyed By The Camp Fire

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Dick Fosbury set an Olympic record as he cleared the bar in the high jump event at 7 feet, 4 1/4 inches in the 1968 Olympics in Mexico. Bettmann/Bettmann Archive via Getty Images hide caption

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Dick Fosbury Turned His Back On The Bar And Made A Flop A Success

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Mary Bono Resigns As USA Gymnastics' Interim CEO

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The Week In Sports: MLB Playoffs, Team USA Could Win A Spot In Women's World Cup

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American Flat Track motorcycle racer Shayna Texter poses with a young fan during an autograph session at Canterbury Park outside Minneapolis. Texter is one of the most popular racers on the AFT circuit and, in 2011, became the first woman in the history of flat track racing to win a professional singles main event. Tom Goldman/NPR hide caption

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'Hold Your Breath,' American Flat Track Racing Mounts A Comeback

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After 4 Back Surgeries, Tiger Woods Wins His First Golf Tournament

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Serena Williams Fined $17,000 For Code Violations At U.S. Open Final

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Serena Williams Loses To Naomi Osaka In U.S. Open

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At Florida's Tampa Stadium in 1991, Whitney Houston delivered an iconic performance of "The Star-Spangled Banner" to kick off Super Bowl XXV. George Rose/Getty Images hide caption

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How Sports Met 'The Star-Spangled Banner'

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USA Gymnastics President Kerry Perry Forced To Resign After Leadership Missteps

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