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Why Do We Love Football So Much? Theater Tackles Tough Questions  |   

A play based on interviews with former NFL players, their families and fans digs deep: What's so fun about a sport that devastates bodies and brains? And what if it can't be made safer?

A Former Child Soldier Finds Escape, Heaven Through His Music  |   

Starved, brainwashed and beaten, Emmanual Jal was a child soldier who escaped Sudan's war. Now he's an actor, musician and activist. But he says he still gets nightmares.

Measles Is A Killer: It Took 100,000 Lives Worldwide Last Year  |   

The uproar over the U.S. outbreak glosses over a bigger problem: Measles takes a tragic toll in poor countries. But a vaccine can effectively stop this deadly — and highly contagious — disease.

Serena Williams Wins Australian Open For 19th Grand Slam Title  |   

The tennis superstar beat Russia's Maria Sharapova in the final 6-3 7-6 (7-5). She is now third in a list of Grand Slam singles champs.

Just Your Typical Teenagers Helping To Fight World Poverty  |   

Their goal is to make the world a better place 15 years from now. And the U.S. State Department listened to their ideas. But that doesn't mean they are oblivious to Justin Bieber and Gossip Girl.

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