Top Stories from Tonic: Survivor Zohn, Sea Lion Search, Summit on the Summit and More!

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What happens when Jessica Beil, Santigold, Emile Hirsch and Lupe Fiasco decide to take a hike? They take it al the way to the top. Mark Dagastino has the full story on the stars' Kilimanjaro climb, "Summit on the Summit," a massive effort to help raise awareness about the world's water crisis.

Say goodbye to a shocking law most of us never even knew existed. "Obama Lifts Ban on Travelers with HIV and AIDS." Annie Scott will tell you all about it.

A survivor man times over: "Ethan Zohn Gives Back While Fighting Cancer." Mark Dagastino has the interview and the inside scoop.

David Bois pulls at your heartstrings a bit in "As Volcano Fires Up, UN Troops Keep Tabs on Wild Chimps."

In "SF Sea Lion Disappearance Mystery (Mostly) Solved," David Bois tracks down Pier 39's most beloved visitors.

Like models? Makeup? Agua? Katie Gustafson shows you how they all fit together in a more-than-skin-deep (sorry, couldn't help myself) way. Check out "CoverGirl Taps into Clean Water Activism."

How many of you became proud new puppy parents after reading "Chihuahuas Fly for Free on Virgin America," we wonder? Lisa Germinsky's story will have you running for the pound. Or the airport ...

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