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2005-10-15 07:42:38

SALVO, North Carolina (Reuters) - Eugene (Oregon), which calls itself the athletics capital of the United States, has been awarded the national Olympic trials for 2008. "Eugene's bid proposes an unprecedented focus on athletes and plans for celebrating the sport that will make it a great fan experience," said USA Track and Field chief executive Craig Masback on his organization's website on Saturday. "Hayward Field is hallowed ground in our sport and Eugene's vision for what they can...

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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'