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  • US swimmer Diana Nyad attempts to swim from Cuba to Florida

    U.S. swimmer Diana Nyad plays a bugle before leaving the Ernest Hemingway Nautical Club in Havana, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012. Nyad was on her fourth attempt to become the first swimmer to cross from Cuba to the Florida Keys without a shark cage. She was pulled from the waters Tuesday, exhausted and stung by jellyfish.
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  • US swimmer Diana Nyad attempts to swim from Cuba to Florida

    Diana Nyad adjusts her swimming cap as a team member applies a protective ointment to her skin. She was trying to swim from Cuba to the Florida Keys, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012.
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  • US swimmer Diana Nyad attempts to swim from Cuba to Florida

    Nyad jumps into the water, leaving Cuba from the Ernest Hemingway Nautical Club in Havana, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012.
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  • US swimmer Diana Nyad attempts to swim from Cuba to Florida

    Diana Nyad in the water, beginning what was meant to be a 100-mile trip to the Florida Keys.
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  • US swimmer Diana Nyad attempts to swim from Cuba to Florida

    Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad, wearing a yellow bathing cap, takes a break and drinks some fresh water in the Florida Straits between Cuba and the Florida Keys, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012. Her support crew was not allowed to touch her during the journey.
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  • US swimmer Diana Nyad attempts to swim from Cuba to Florida

    Diana Nyad swimming in the Florida Straits between Cuba and the Florida Keys Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012, escorted by two kayaks.
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  • US swimmer Diana Nyad attempts to swim from Cuba to Florida

    Diana Nyad gets some fresh water from a crew member in the Florida Strait between Cuba and the Florida Keys, Monday, Aug. 20, 2012. Salt water is not safe to drink in quantity.
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  • US swimmer Diana Nyad attempts to swim from Cuba to Florida

    Diana Nyad after she was pulled out of the water between Cuba and the Florida Keys early Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012. She was not able to complete the swim. It was just a day before her 63rd birthday.
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  • US swimmer Diana Nyad attempts to swim from Cuba to Florida

    Nyad rests after she was pulled out of the water between Cuba and the Florida Keys early Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012. Nyad suffered jellyfish stings and her lips and tongue became swollen because of the salt water.
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