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David Picker
The children of Bhopal still play

Children in Bhopal play cricket to try to escape the squalor around them, but the fields where they play have a deadly past.

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Tom Friend
A home for two

Ryan Mathews went from the street to the NFL -- thanks to his mom and a stranger

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Ben Houser
In a league of her own

A 13-year-old pitcher uses her fastball and knuckleball to dominate boys and gain national attention.

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Jeremy Schaap and Beein Gim
Female athletes often targets for rape

The rape and murder of Eudy Simelane brought the issue of "corrective rape" to the forefront in South Africa, however briefly, but the situation for lesbians has not improved.

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Jeremy Schaap and Yaron S. Deskalo
A case of hit and run?

Bryan Steinhauer and Miladin Kovacevic were two young men heading in different directions when they found themselves at a dark, crowded bar in downtown Binghamton, N.Y., early on the morning of May 4, 2008. Their lives will never be the same.

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Elizabeth Merrill
Mealer brothers a lesson in courage

Michigan offensive lineman Elliott Mealer lost his father and girlfriend in a car accident on Christmas Eve 2007, and injured himself trying to save his brother, Brock. Now the brothers turn to each other for support and inspiration.

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Ryan McGee
Steelers fan's big wish came true

Despite an emotional and physical struggle with cancer, Bob Zinski became so enveloped in his beloved Pittsburgh Steelers' march toward Super Bowl XVIII that he has been able to continue his fight against the disease.

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