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The East Coast of the U.S. is gripped by triple-digit heat.

From left, Joshua Shafquat, Naomi Lazarus, and Jasmine Shafquat, 14, Sterling Heights, catch some sun and stay cool by laying in the shallow end of the pool at the Troy Family Aquatic Center in Troy, Mich., on July 6, 2010. (AP Photo/The Detroit News, Brandy Baker)

From left, Joshua Shafquat, Naomi Lazarus, and Jasmine Shafquat, 14, Sterling Heights, catch some sun and stay cool by laying in the shallow end of the pool at the Troy Family Aquatic Center in Troy, Mich., on July 6, 2010. (AP Photo/The Detroit News, Brandy Baker)

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