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FILE - This Aug. 18, 2009, file photo shows Dr. Stanley Herring, team doctor for the Seattle Seahawks and Mariners, medical director of spine care at University of Washington Medicine and co-medical director of the Seattle Sports Concussion Program, at Seahawks practice in Renton, Wash. Herring is among the leading proponents of a law requiring a doctor's approval for youth athletes suspected of having a concussion to return to play. It's known as the Zackery Lystedt Law, named for one of his patients _ a then-13-year-old boy who returned to a football game only minutes after a concussion and wound up with a brain injury that's confined him to a wheelchair.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

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Johnson & Johnson Chairman and CEO William Weldon, left, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing to examine the circumstances surrounding the recall of medicines produced by Johnson & Johnson/McNeil Consumer Healthcare. Johnson & Johnson Consumer Group Chair Colleen Goggins is at right. (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf)

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FILE - In this May 18, 2009 photo, former New York City Health Commissioner Thomas Frieden, right, addresses a City Hall news conference on the swine flu outbreak with New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, in New York. Now director of the CDC, Frieden has chosen six priorities _ winnable battles, he calls them. The six public health problems are smoking, AIDS, obesity/nutrition, teen pregnancy, auto injuries and health care infections. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

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U.S. Attorney Zane David Memeger smiles after speaking during a news conference about Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp., Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, in Philadelphia. The U.S. Justice Department says the pharmaceutical maker has agreed to pay $422.5 million stemming from illegal marketing of the anti-epileptic drug Trileptal and five other drugs. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

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Martin Ramirez is the owner of Historic Mankin Mansion in Richmond, Va., one of 400 independently owned inns that have signed on to offer free rooms to veterans and their families Nov. 10, the night before Veterans Day. (Associated Press)

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Christine O'Donnell can count on support from the "tea party," but not the fellow Republican she defeated.

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Soldiers wait in line before casting their ballots at a polling station during congressional elections in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)

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Barrels at Kings County Distillery in the Brooklyn Borough of New York are used to hold the company's product, though not for very long. King's, which is licensed, sells "white whiskey" in medicine-style bottles labeled simply moonshine. The legal but unaged drink is not as potent as the bootleg whiskey of American folklore. (Associated Press)

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Bottles labeled for moonshine at Kings County Distillery in the Brooklyn Borough of New York describe the product as 40 percent alcohol by volume. Corn is used to make these spirits, but American bootleggers during Prohibition used improper ingredients including wood to make their often toxic whiskey. (Associated Press)

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Jerry and Becky Morefield enjoy some time together with their 15-year-old triplets with cerebral palsy in Mahomet, Ill., Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010. The nation's new health care law adds consumer protections that kick in Thursday, forcing insurers to meet new requirements. Coverage for children with pre-existing conditions is guaranteed. Lifetime dollar caps are eliminated. And insurers can no longer cancel policies retroactively for frivolous reasons when people get very sick. The children are from left to right, Tucker, Taylor and Tanner. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

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ASSOCIATED PRESS An aerial view of a housing development is seen in Tucson, Ariz. **FILE**

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A newly trained officer of the Afghan National Army attends her graduation ceremony at the National Army's training center in Kabul, Afghanistan, on September 23, 2010. UPI/Hossein Fatemi

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ASSOCIATED PRESS Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is well known for his provocative statements and liking for the public spotlight.

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Cattle drink from a borehole trough in Dertu. As one of 14 Millennium Villages, Dertu also has a cell tower and has seen improvements in health care and education though some goals are unrealized. (Associated Press)

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Jeffrey Sachs, special adviser to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (The Earth Institute Columbia University)

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Children study in scant shade in Dertu, where school attendance has doubled for boys and tripled for girls. Their teacher lives in a backpacker's tent and will move with the nomads when they do. (Associated Press)

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President Obama hugs a guest Wednesday after listening to her story in the backyard of a private residence in Falls Church, Va., where Obama discussed the Patient's Bill of Rights and health care reform. (Associated Press)

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President Barack Obama, accompanied by Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, center, talks in the backyard of a private residence to discuss the Patient's Bill of Rights and health care reform, Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010, in Falls Church, VA. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)