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Gym Manager Booby-Traps Locker To Catch Thief

Thieves have been breaking into gym lockers and stealing wallets at Vida Fitness in Washington, D.C. So manager Chris Kopp posted a sign reminding people about the surveillance cameras in the locker room, then went further, slapping a flimsy lock on one locker and rigging it so flour would poof out on the person who opened it. It worked.
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Puerto Rico Is Sowing A New Generation Of Small Farmers

Decades of industrialization have left the island reliant on imported food. But change is coming — from government subsidies for small farmers, to classes that teach school kids how to grow food.
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Puerto Rico Is Sowing A New Generation Of Small Farmers

Decades of industrialization have left the island reliant on imported food. But change is coming — from government subsidies for small farmers, to classes that teach school kids how to grow food.
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The Race Where Race Didn't Matter

The Staten Island prosecutor at the center of the investigation into the death of Eric Garner easily won election to Congress as a Republican. He replaces disgraced former Rep. Michael Grimm, R-N.Y.
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Smartphones Can Be Smart Enough To Find A Parasitic Worm

If someone is infected by the Loa loa worm, taking a drug to treat river blindness could be risky. Now there's a fast way to identify the worm — by turning a smartphone into a microscope.

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