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A man looks out towards the US from the Mexican side of the border fence that divides the two countries in San Diego. The U.S. Border Patrol says it has seen about a 60 percent drop in the number of Central Americans apprehended at the border. Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Border Patrol Apprehending Fewer Central Americans

Increased Mexican patrols along that country's southern border may be one factor in the drop in numbers seen by the U.S. Some migrants appear to be giving up and staying in southern Mexico.

A man looks out towards the US from the Mexican side of the border fence that divides the two countries in San Diego. The U.S. Border Patrol says it has seen about a 60 percent drop in the number of Central Americans apprehended at the border. Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Border Patrol Apprehending Fewer Central Americans

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Mora Roa Leo Kottke
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For veterans like Tim Maynard, scuba diving provides relief from symptoms of PTSD. Maynard goes diving once a week, exploring the Florida Keys and shipwrecks off the coast of North Carolina. Courtesy of Tim Maynard hide caption

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Some Veterans Find Peace Thanks To Scuba Gear, Quiet Waters

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Dolph Lundgren's performance in Rocky IV as Ivan Drago — ” the "blond beast with flatiron hair and perfect muscles," as one critic wrote — ” made a big impression on American audiences United Artists/Getty Images hide caption

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How Dolph Lundgren Went From Chemical Engineer To Action Star

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Heart's on Fire John Cafferty
Rocky Song [Remix] Ronald Jenkees

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Ryan Adams Rips It Up, Starts Again

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Feels Like Fire Ryan Adams
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Elizabeth, You Were Born to Play That Part Ryan Adams

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