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This black bear was spotted atop a tree in Tampa, Fla., on May 17, 2013. The bear population has been on the rise, so state wildlife officials are calling for a bear hunting season. Skip O'Rourke /MCT /Landov hide caption

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To Curb Bear Population, Florida Reinstates Hunting Season

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Is The Battle Won And Done For Those Who Fought For Net Neutrality?

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The Challenges Of Jury Selection In The Boston Marathon Bombing Trial

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Greg O'Brien gathers his thoughts before a run in 2013. "Running is essential," he says. Michael Strong/Living With Alzheimers hide caption

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One Man's Race To Outrun Alzheimer's

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Conservatives Heckle Jeb Bush On Education, Immigration

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More U.S.-Cuba Talks Ahead, Including Human Rights Dialogue

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Despite Big Advantages, Emanuel Forced To Face Chicago Runoff

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Researchers Examine The Ways Of Southern Coyotes

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House GOP Scurries To Avert Homeland Security Shutdown

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Park Ranger Mike Evans at the Castillo de San Marcos says the Spanish were roping cattle and pruning their citrus groves in St. Augustine before the British even set sail for Jamestown. Peter Haden/NPR hide caption

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Not So Fast, Jamestown: St. Augustine Was Here First

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Students Patrick Rohrer, Sarah Warthen, Alix Piven and Lauren Urane are led by Mercyhurst University Archeologist Andy Hemmings. Their project has picked up where Florida's State Geologist Elias Sellards left off in 1915. Sellards led an excavation of the site where workers digging a drainage canal found fossilized human remains. Greg Allen/NPR hide caption

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Can You Dig It? More Evidence Suggests Humans From The Ice Age

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Whitney Plantation owner John Cummings has commissioned stark artwork for the site, including realistic statues of slave children found throughout the museum. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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New Museum Depicts 'The Life Of A Slave From Cradle To The Tomb'

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