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The Sound Of Art In Los Angeles, Calif.

Sound Art is a mobile music program that teaches children how to play instruments and create music.
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Rescuing Wildlife In Scottsdale, Ariz.

Liberty Wildlife nurses and cares for wounded animals.
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Taking Others Along In Fort Collins, Colo.

Athletes in Tandem matches athletes and people who are ill or disabled so the pairs can have adventures.
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Navy Lieutenant Swims To Gold In London Paralympics, Months After Injury

Less than one year after being blinded by an explosion in Afghanistan, U.S. swimmer Bradley Snyder has won a gold medal in the men's 100m freestyle at the 2012 Paralympics. The medal came hours after Snyder set a Paralympic record in a preliminary heat at the London Aquatic Center.
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Helping Hats In Reeds Spring, Mo.

Helping Hats, run by a 13-year-old, raises money for charities in the community.
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Battle Over Michigan's New Swine Rules Goes Hog Wild

Michigan officials and pig farmers are locked in an escalating debate over new rules that make wild boars illegal in the state. The state maintains that the animals can destroy natural ecosystems, but some farmers say that the rules will destroy their livelihoods.
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Dancing In The Dark In Nashville, Tenn.

Peggy Ivie teaches merengue, waltz and East Coast swing at the Tennessee School for the Blind.

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