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  1. Joep Lange, Who Died On Flight MH17, Changed The Way We Fight AIDS

    He was a passenger on the downed Malaysia Airlines flight. Those who knew researcher and activist Joep Lange say he was a giant in the battle against AIDS — and truly "a scientist with a heart."
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  2. Kerry Cites Progress In Iran Nuclear Talks But Says Gaps Remain

    The U.S. secretary of state said he would consult with President Obama on a way forward ahead of a July 20 deadline. Meanwhile, Iran is showing some flexibility on its nuclear program.
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  3. Students React To The Closure Of A Giant For-Profit College

    The for-profit college chain Corinthian Colleges is closing or selling most of its 107 campuses and online programs.
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  4. Straightening Sisay's Spine: A Twist Of Fate Saves A Boy's Life

    Thousands of children in Ethiopia suffer from scoliosis so severe that humps grow from their backs. After two spinal surgeries, one little boy now hopes he'll be able to play soccer with his friends.
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  5. Liverpool Unloads 'The Biter,' Sending Suarez To Barca For $128 Million

    Luis Suarez, the Uruguayan punished for biting an opponent during the World Cup, is moving to Barcelona. The team reached terms with Liverpool in a transfer widely reported at more than $128 million.
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  6. The Immigrant Kids Have Health Issues — But Not The Ones You'd Think

    Some politicians say that the nearly 60,000 unaccompanied minors who've come to the U.S. could put the nation at risk for everything from TB to mumps. Health officials tell a different story.
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  7. How A Tiny Fly's Ears Could Help You Hear Better

    The Ormia ochracea fly has sophisticated little ears — it can locate crickets by calculating their chirps. Those super-ears are inspiring the next generation of microphones for human hearing aids.
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  8. Pop Quiz: 20 Percent Chance Of Rain. Do You Need An Umbrella?

    What does a 20 percent chance of rain or snow actually mean? Interpreting probabilities in forecasts can be hard even for mathematicians and meteorologists — never mind the average person.
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  9. Putin: Tragedies Like MH17 Should 'Bring People Together'

    In a statement, Russian President Vladimir Putin said this tragedy wouldn't have happened if Ukraine had not restarted operations along its eastern border.
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  10. What's Better Than A Total Eclipse Of The Sun? Check This

    This may be the most heart-rending, most beautiful eclipse in our solar system. But you can't travel to see it. Not yet.
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