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Diana Nyad said she wasn't assisted on her swim from Cuba to Florida

MIAMI, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Swimmer Diana Nyad, who successfully completed the 110-mile journey from Cuba to Florida, said she is defending her accomplishment to her peers.

Diana Nyad on swim: 'Never ever give up'

KEY WEST, Fla., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Diana Nyad, 64, stepped ashore to waiting crowds in Key West, Fla., Monday after swimming 53 hours from Havana, Cuba.

Diana Nyad in 2nd night of 103-mile, Cuba-to-Florida swim

HAVANA, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Sixty-four-year-old Diana Nyad was more than half way to her goal of swimming the 103 miles from Cuba to the Florida Keys, supporters said Sunday night.

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Anthrax enzyme may hamper penicillin

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- The anthrax employed in current bioterrorism attacks may create an enzyme able to defeat penicillin -- one reason doctors have recommended Cipro and other antib
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