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    BALTIMORE (AP) A new study finds vision problems among Baltimore school students may often go uncorrected, even though vision screening is required by law for students through the first eight grades. The report says uncorrected vision is leaving many students at a disadvantage in the classroom.

    HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) Police in Hagerstown have charged two juveniles as adults after a 2-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the chest with a pistol he found under a bed. The victim is in critical condition at Children's Hospital in Washington after the early morning shooting.

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    Verdine White On 45 Years With Earth, Wind & Fire

    Forty-five years ago, the band “Earth, Wind and Fire” introduced audiences to a new kind of funk--one that fused soul, jazz, Latin and pop. Bassist Verdine White talks to guest host Derek McGinty about breaking racial boundaries in music and how the band is still evolving.

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    The Case Against The Shirley Temple (The Drink)

    Author and cocktail enthusiast Wayne Curtis wrote an article called "Shirley Temples Are Destroying America's Youth." He talks about why he hates Shirley Temples — the drink, not the person.
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    What's Ahead At The Democratic National Convention

    The Democratic National Convention gets underway in Philadelphia, where Hillary Clinton will accept the presidential nomination.

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    Experimental Plane Sets Off On Final Leg Of Its Round-The-World Journey

    It's the first time for a solar-powered plane to circumnavigate the globe. Now it's en route to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates — and you can watch the journey in a live video from the cockpit.

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