1,000 in Wounded Warrior bike ride
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The scorching temperatures and suffocating humidity may have seemed unbearable to some Friday. But for those about to embark on a 22-mile bike ride benefiting wounded soldiers, there were only humble expressions of gratitude.
"You can't complain about the heat when you see these guys roll up," said Lisa Conlon, 47, of Brentwood, gesturing to a line of injured soldiers, including amputees,...