Admirers ask Gabriel Garcia Marquez --€” seated alongside his wife, Mercedes Barcha €-- to sign books in Santa Marta, Colombia, in 2007. Alejandra Vega/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Who Gave Voice To Latin America, Dies

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'Washington Post' And 'Guardian' Win Pulitzer For NSA Stories

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Rupa and the April Fishes' latest release, Live at the Independent, was recorded in concert at a San Francisco Walk Against Rape fundraiser. Denis Beaumont/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Cross-Cultural Travels Of A Singing Doctor

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Jesse Winchester, Musician And Muse To Icons, Dies At 69

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1,000 Farmworkers View Chavez Film, Dedicated To Them

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In 'Cesar Chavez,' A Reluctant Hero Fights For 'La Causa'

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Sony Pictures To Lay Off Interactive Group

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'12 Years A Slave' Wins Oscar's Best Picture

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Cheryl Boone Isaacs is the first black president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and only the third female president. Chris Pizzello/AP hide caption

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New Academy President Pushes For More Diverse Voting Members

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Alice Herz-Sommer, Pianist And Holocaust Survivor, Dies At 110

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Recording Academy President and CEO Neil Portnow, host LL Cool J and Executive Vice President of Specials, Music and Live Events at CBS Entertainment Jack Sussman pose at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Jan. 23, a few days before the 2014 Grammy Awards. Kevin Winter/WireImage hide caption

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How The Organization Behind The Grammys Spends The Other 364 Days

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DirecTV: Customers Balked At Weather Channel's Reality Shows

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Ian Dodd (center), co-founder of the Los Angeles chapter of Sunday Assembly, sings with other attendees. Chapters of the godless church, founded by British comedians Sanderson Jones and Pippa Evans, have been spreading since launching in London in January 2013. Jae C. Hong/AP hide caption

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Sunday Assembly: A Church For The Godless Picks Up Steam

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Fielder Offers Absurd Marketing Advice On Comedy Central

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How 'Black Nativity' Made Its Way To The Big Screen

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