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The uptick in serious bike injuries occurred for both male and female cyclists, although more men get in accidents each year. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Shots - Health News

As More Adults Pedal, Their Biking Injuries And Deaths Spike, Too

Hospital admissions caused by bike injuries have more than doubled in the past 15 years across the country. One doctor thinks the "Lance Armstrong effect" could be a reason for the jump.

Migrants rest near the Keleti Railway Station in Budapest, Hungary, on Wednesday. Petr David Josek/AP hide caption

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Authorities Stop Migrants In Budapest From Rail Travel

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Members of the Jain community in Mumbai, India, protest a High Court order that banned santhara, a practice of fasting until death. Rafiq Maqbool/AP hide caption

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Goats and Soda

Fasting To The Death: Is It A Religious Rite Or Suicide?

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Fasting To The Death: Is It A Religious Rite Or Suicide?

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California has agreed to revise its rules on solitary confinement. This file photo shows a cell in the Secure Housing Unit of Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, California. Reuters /Landov hide caption

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Prisons In California To Limit Number Of Inmates In Solitary Confinement

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The uptick in serious bike injuries occurred for both male and female cyclists, although more men get in accidents each year. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Shots - Health News

As More Adults Pedal, Their Biking Injuries And Deaths Spike, Too

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As More Adults Pedal, Their Biking Injuries And Deaths Spike, Too

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Kicker Chandler Catanzaro of the Arizona Cardinals kicks an extra point against the Kansas City Chiefs during a pre-season NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on Aug. 15 in Glendale, Ariz. Christian Petersen/Getty Images hide caption

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Sweetness And Light

Why Is There An Extra Point In Football, And Do We Need It?

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Why Is There An Extra Point In Football, And Do We Need It?

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A federal judge in California has allowed some Uber drivers to proceed with a class-action suit against the company. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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How A Suit Against Uber Could Redefine The Sharing Economy

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Sen. Bob Corker (center, standing) speaks with fellow Republican senators before a hearing on the Iran nuclear agreement. Corker opposes the deal, but was among the architects of rules that make it hard to stop the agreement. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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It's All Politics

How The Iran Vote Is Engineered To Pass

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How The Iran Vote Is Engineered To Pass

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