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Jennifer Drake and her daughter, Alex, pause before their morning ride. "My daughter and I bike to school (her work) 3 miles roundtrip daily," Drake writes. @JennLDrake hide caption

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Bike To Work Day: Your Photos, And Riding Advice From Grant Petersen

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Brian McNamee, Roger Clemens' one-time trainer, leaves federal court in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Clemens' Former Trainer Admits Changing Testimony

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A woman refills her bucket from a well in the south of Mauritania. The Sahel region, south of the Sahara, is facing a third season of drought. Pablo Tosco/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Serves Up New Food Security Effort In Africa

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The Dubrow's Cafeteria on Eastern Parkway in New York, circa 1945. Van and Shirley Harris were regulars at the restaurant, along with a colorful cast of characters. Brian Merlis and Eve Lyons hide caption

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Love At First Punch: Still Going Strong After 75 Years

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Newly installed French President Francois Hollande and his partner, Valerie Trierweiler, leave the presidential Elysee Palace in Paris after a formal handover ceremony Tuesday. Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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France's Unmarried First Lady Comes To America

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NASA and SpaceX partnered closely to make the mission to the International Space Station possible. Above, the SpaceX control room. SpaceX hide caption

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NASA, SpaceX Aim To Launch Private Era In Orbit

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A lone bugler stands at attention in the rain at Wilmington National Cemetery in North Carolina, in 2009. Logan Mock-Bunting/Getty Images hide caption

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150 Years Of 'Taps'

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