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HIV challenges ex-inmates

Release from lockups in U.S. disrupts treatment, experts say

Posted: June 29, 2014 at 3:32 a.m.

Several times each month, a white bus picks up newly released ex-inmates at New York's Rikers Island jail complex and drives into Harlem, where helping hands await at a transition program run by the nonprofit Fortune Society.

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Save wild horses, groups urge

A helicopter is used in 2009 to round up wild horses on the Fox and Lake Herd Management Area in Washoe County, Nev. Advocates say wild mustangs are on the verge of extinction in North America and deserve protection under the Endangered Species Act.

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Flying saucer takes off, but parachute snarls

This image taken from video provided by NASA shows the launch of the high-altitude balloon carrying this saucer-shaped vehicle for NASA, Saturday June 28, 2014 in Kauai, Hawaii. Saturday's experimental flight high in Earth's atmosphere is testing technology that could be used to land on Mars.  (AP Photo/NASA)

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