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Competitive Hoop Rolling: A Wellesley College Tradition

For ages, children rolled hoops for fun. The game has faded from popular culture, but at Wellesley College, a hoop rolling competition has survived. And as society has evolved, so has the definition of what it means to win.

Ireland Votes To Approve Same-Sex Marriage

Ireland will be the first country to pass such a measure in a national referendum.

Senate Blocks Bill To End Government Collection Of Phone Records

The Senate failed to agree on extending government surveillance programs under the Patriot Act.

Fast-Track Trade Authority, A Step Toward Asia Deal, Passes Full Senate

The measure, which still must pass in the House, would clear the way for Obama's Trans-Pacific Partnership.


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