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A man rides his bicycle past a billboard welcoming Pope Benedict XVI, just days before his arrival, in Havana, Cuba. Pope Benedict's trip to Latin America includes Mexico and Cuba. Javier Galeano/AP hide caption

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Some Cuban-Americans Wary As Cuba Welcomes Pope

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Health Department officials cull birds and put them in sacks after bird flu virus was detected in Bhubaneswar, India. Biswaranjan Rout/AP hide caption

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Bird Flu Studies Getting Another Round Of Scrutiny By Panel

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Pinon pine trees like this one dominate Rattlesnake Canyon. Jeff Mitton hide caption

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Pipe Down! That Noise Might Affect Your Plants

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To get away from a strict religious family, Susan Justice fled to New York in 2001 to busk on the streets. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Susan Justice: Sometimes You Just Have To 'Eat Dirt'

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