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A motorist makes his way through Old Naples, Fla., as Hurricane Wilma passes over the city, 2005
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For Bethany Hamilton, this is only the beginning. Photo: Kickstarter
It has been 10 years since a tiger shark took Bethany Hamilton’s arm while she was surfing.


Hawk attacks a drone mid-air bringing it down to the ground: The 5 Best Ideas of the Day According to

Five Best Ideas of the Day: October 10 Courtesy of:

1. With U.S. support, El Salvador is using community policing to address skyrocketing gang crime.By Jude Joffe-Block in Fronteras2. A new tool designed to flag bogus stories online might help combat rampant misinformation.

By Alexis Sobel Fitts in the Columbia Journalism Review

3. A multimillion dollar new high rise in Los Angeles exclusively for the city’s sick and vulnerable homeless residents reflects a powerful truth: we can’t ignore poverty away.

By Gale Holland in the Los Angeles Times

4. The CDC is using mobile phone data to track and stop Ebola in West Africa.

By Aliya Sternstein in NextGov

5. “Education is the most important right. When we get education, then we can bring change in our society.”

By Malala Yousafzai addressing the Aspen Ideas Festival

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