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Palfrey ends Cuba-Florida swim amid tricky current

KEY WEST — A 49-year-old grandmother and veteran endurance swimmer scuttled her quest today to become the first woman to swim unaided from Cuba to the Florida Keys, unable to close the gap on the last 26 miles of a more than 100-mile ocean odyssey.

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