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Small declines in obesity among young kids could help stem bigger problems in the future. Ocean/Corbis hide caption

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Falling Obesity Rates Among Preschoolers Mark Healthful Trend

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Death Awaits Futurebirds
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Baba Yaga
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A Nomads Retreat Pantha du Prince
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Earth Scientists Pin Climate Change Squarely On 'Humanity'

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Nate Pike fears that wells, like this one that supplies his ranch with water, will dry up completely after years of water pumping and irrigation in Kansas. Frank Morris/KCUR hide caption

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Wells Are Running Dry In Parts Of Kansas

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Cory Booker: Supermayor Or Self-Promoter?

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Rather Never Know Bronze Radio Return
Que S'est-il Passe Tommy Guerrero
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Buddy Guy: 'Rhythm And Blues' Titan Channels Guitar Wisdom

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All That Makes Me Happy Is the Blues Buddy Guy & Muscle Shoals Horns
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Law 2 Law of the Least Effort
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Tears of a Clown The London Symphony Orchestra & Royal Choral Society
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Tim Curry as Pennywise in a 1990 TV adaptation of Stephen King's It. Come on, tell us you aren't just a little creeped out. The Kobal Collection hide caption

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Fear Of Clowns: Yes, It's Real

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Don't Be Afraid, The Clown's Afraid Too Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra
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Pitufina Dianogah
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The Washington Post is now in its seventh straight year of declining revenues, says the paper's chairman, Donald Graham. Rather than continue to watch the paper struggle, Graham and Publisher Katharine Weymouth decided to look for a buyer. Jonathan Ernst/Reuters /Landov hide caption

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With An Industry In Turmoil, Why Buy A Newspaper Company?

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Boom Boom Sebastien Leon
Dogon Genesis Lumerians
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High Frontier
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Voice of the Lobster Clothesline Revival
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They Came from Somewhere
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All In Flying Lotus
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Until The Quiet Comes
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Trains that once deposited travelers for shopping and dining in dusty Sierra Blanca, Texas, no longer stop here. Interstates further eroded the local economy as more people chose to live and shop in El Paso, 85 miles away. G.W. Schulz/The Center for Investigative Reporting hide caption

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Border Drug Busts Putting Strain On Texas County's Budget

Border Drug Busts Putting Strain On Texas County's Budget

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