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Trainers help Cleveland Browns quarterback Colt McCoy after he took a hit during a game in December. In a series of interviews with The Associated Press, 23 of 44 NFL players said they would try to hide a brain injury rather than leave a game. Don Wright/AP hide caption

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Simon Says

A Fan's Notes On Pro Sports, Brain Damage

2 min

A Fan's Notes On Pro Sports, Brain Damage

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Police stand near the scene of a murder in Juarez, Mexico. The country suffers from drug cartel-related violence despite some of the most restrictive gun laws in the world. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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The Americas

Law-Abiding Mexicans Taking Up Illegal Guns

8 min

Law-Abiding Mexicans Taking Up Illegal Guns

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Puerto Rico Gov. Luis Fortuno endorsed Mitt Romney at a campaign rally in Orlando, Fla., on Friday. Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Mitt Romney

'Battling Was Won': Romney Gets Boost In Florida

3 min

'Battling Was Won': Romney Gets Boost In Florida

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Ingenue Or Leading Lady? Ivy (played by Megan Hilty, left) and Karen (played by Katharine McPhee) compete for the coveted lead role in Smash, which premieres Feb. 6 on NBC. Will Hart/NBC hide caption

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'Smash' Stars An 'Interesting Tribe': Theater People

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