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Let's Spend the Day in Bed Over the Rhine
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On the West Tommy Guerrero
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Spring Break Reno del Mar
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Although Shane Heathers was warned about the dangers of using synthetic stimulants known as bath salts, he said he wanted to try the drug anyway. He injected it day and night for a week before he ended up at the hospital. Several more bath salts binges followed.

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Maine Strained By Use Of Cocaine-Like 'Bath Salts'

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Politics of Bacteria Roots of Orchis
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The Limitations Are Beautiful Ray Barbee
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President Obama speaks at a YMCA in Jamestown, N.C., on Tuesday, during a three-day bus tour to promote his American Jobs Act. During the trip, he has drawn sharp lines between his jobs plan and the competing Republican plan.

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Obama Takes Aim At Republican Jobs Plan

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(Smell My) Special Ingredients Stanton Moore Trio & Moore, Stanton Trio
Brand New O.A.R.
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A mother held her baby as she received an experimental malaria vaccine at the Walter Reed Project Research Center in Kombewa in Western Kenya in Oct. 2009.

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Experimental Malaria Vaccine Slashes Infection Risk By Half

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A pediatrician says parents often mistakenly believe all baby accessories are safe.

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When It Comes To Baby's Crib, Experts Say Go Bare Bones

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Snapshot of Mom, Scotland, 1957 Glenn Jones
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Fly and Unfold Christian Pabst

Mexico has launched a publicity blitz to attract more tourists. The vast majority of tourists travel to just one of a half-dozen destinations in Mexico — including Cancun, shown here last year — far from the drug violence.

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In Mexico, Tourism Survives Bloody Drug War

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Driomoplatz RH+
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Kate Stop Your Running! Reno del Mar
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Released Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit (second from right), walks with Israeli Defense Minster Ehud Barak (left), Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (second from left) and Israeli Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz, at the Tel Nof Air base in southern Israel on Tuesday. Shalit was freed after more than five years of captivity in the Gaza Strip.

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Freed Israeli Soldier Receives Hero's Welcome

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Boy Who Dreamed Marc Carroll
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Grapes hang in a vineyard overlooking Canandaigua Lake in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York.

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Cultivating A Wine Market In N.Y.'s Finger Lakes

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An unmanned ROV (remotely operated vehicle) is launched 900 feet underwater to study the wreckage of the SS Montebello.

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Six Miles Offshore: The Wreck Of Montebello

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Law 2 Law of the Least Effort
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