Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
13 Aug 2013 15:57 GMT | Business & Economy, Health, US & Canada, United States
A new gym in the US is giving hope to the obese.Downsize Fitness is picky about its members, but those who get in are seeing big results.
Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Chicago.
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Business & Economy, US & Canada, United States
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Business & Economy, Health, US & Canada, United States
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Europe, Religion, Italy
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Environment, Human Rights, US & Canada
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