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    Creator Of Popular Schwinn 'Sting-Ray' Bike Dies

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    Al Fritz, creator of the "Sting-Ray" bike for Schwinn, died last Tuesday at 88 in Barrington, Ill. His bike had a banana seat and high handlebars that curved like longhorns. It was a huge hit for Schwinn in the 1970s.
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    A Photographer Gets Old — Over And Over — In 'The Many Sad Fates'

    Photographer Phillip Toledano lost both his parents, an aunt and an uncle and began to wonder — what other dark turns did life have in store? He explores the possibilities in a new short film.
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    This Historian Wants You To Know The Real Story Of Southern Food

    Michael Twitty wants credit given to the enslaved African-Americans who were part of Southern cuisine's creation. So he goes to places like Monticello to cook meals slaves would have eaten.
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    What All Those Pre-Dawn Tweets Say About Campaign Strategy

    The Clinton campaign is taking both the high and low roads in responding to Trump's recent stumbles.
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    #NPRreads: Two Looks At America — And One Look At America's Pastime

    Correspondents, editors and producers from NPR's newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading.

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