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'Romeo And Juliet': Just As You Misremembered It

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Pennsylvania Cops Accused Of Hate Crime Cover-Up

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Edoardo Zanon built and plays the first modern harpsichord-viola, based on the designs of Leonardo da Vinci. Jim Zarroli/NPR hide caption

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Rebuilding An Instrument By Leonardo's Design

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Amid Comcast Deal, NBC's Zucker In Spotlight

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Can New Yorkers Be Impartial In Terrorism Case?

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Familiar faces abound on the new season of Sesame Street, but many new characters have taken up residence since the show started 40 years ago. Richard Termine/Sesame Workshop hide caption

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40 Years Of Lessons On 'Sesame Street'

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Bloomberg Blames Narrow Win On National Backlash

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Comedy And The Economic Crash Of 1929

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Not Spam: Monty Python Reunites For Night

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Distribution Of Swine Flu Vaccine Faces Challenges

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Letterman Extortion Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

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Oliver Stone Profiles Power 'South Of The Border'

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In Recordings, Madoff Offers Tips To Evade SEC

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In The Bronx, A Theater Performance On A Bus

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Dutch Invade New York With Tulips, Windmills

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