Henry Jacobs, a sound artist whose achievements had a lasting influence on his peers, died last Friday at age 90. Important Records hide caption

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In the 1990s, Trump wanted to acquire Vera Coking's three-story house in Atlantic City, N.J., to build a limousine parking lot. His allies at the state's casino reinvestment authority tried unsuccessfully to seize it. Mel Evans/AP hide caption

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Among bishops and priests, Pope Francis is in familiar — and lighthearted — territory. But among non-Catholics in the U.S., the pope's comments have also generated significant enthusiasm. Vincenzo Pinto/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Amtrak workers install new electrical cable in the north tube of the Hudson River tunnels. Amtrak says roughly 200,000 riders use these tunnels on a daily basis. Chuck Gomez/Amtrak hide caption

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The house next door to Maureen and Michael McCabe has been sitting empty for seven years. "It freaks me out," Maureen McCabe says. "I don't know if there's animals running around there, mice and rodents." Joel Rose/NPR hide caption

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The exhibition, "How Cats Took Over the Internet," will be running at Museum of the Moving Image through January 2016. Courtesy of The Infinite Cat Project hide caption

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AeroFarms grows greens under intense LED grow lights, while their roots are bathed in a nutrient-rich mist. Courtesy of AeroFarms hide caption

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Jason Segel plays writer David Foster Wallace in the new film The End of the Tour. A24 Films hide caption

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New York state's 2013 gun law includes a ban on the sale of so-called military-style assault weapons like this AR-15 rifle. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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Harper Lee's friend Michael Brown took this picture of the author in October 1957, the same month she signed with publisher J.B. Lippincott. Michael Brown/Courtesy of Columbia University hide caption

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