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Lucy hominid fossils
Tuesday, Aug. 07, 2007

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  • Addis Ababa attorney, on the 3.2 million-year-old remains of Lucy, the earliest discovered hominid. The famous fossils were spirited out of Ethiopia Sunday night for a U.S. tour that some archaeologists say is a risky trip for such an invaluable relic
Photo: Les Neuhaus / AP | Source: AP