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Photo: A real change-up

Yankee shortstop Phil Rizzuto sails over the head of Dodger first baseman Jackie Robinson at second base in the first inning of the sixth game of the World Series in 1947. Not only was this the first World Series ever televised, it was also the first involving an African-American player. Photo: AP/Harry Harris

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    Reunited after the explosions
    An unidentified Boston Marathon runner, center, is reunited with loved ones near Copley Square.
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    Obama boards the Rosa Parks bus
    President Barack Obama sits on the famed Rosa Parks bus at the Henry Ford Museum.
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    Puppet theater
    After disappointing results in the Mississippi and Alabama primaries this week, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich vowed that his campaign would continue.