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Traffic moves up and down 16th Street Northwest, north of the White House, on Monday morning.
So jump into the backseat of the nearest S.U.V., fill it with pizza, and listen to this week’s In the Limelight episode while being chauffeured up and down the Pacific Coast Highway.
This study, however, suggests that the natural ups and downs of cortisol may also affect how successfully people adopt a new behavior.
Can Knowlton survive the hectic ups and downs of the busiest deli in the city that never sleeps?
Every day, thousands of robotic floats bob up and down, tracking temperatures in the world's oceans, which sop up an estimated 90% of the heat from global warming.
Rachel sometimes needs to jump up and down to get enough force behind her arm to break turkey bones, but then again, Rachel has delicate princess wrists.
The Congo Basin bursts with wildlife—monkeys swing from branches, leopards prowl, geckos scuttle up and down tree trunks.
Through all the ups and downs in my life, one thing has remained constant: my love for pasta.
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