After years of waiting, the Kennedy Center has a new symphonic organ replacing its old Filene organ. The $2 million project will culminate in the organ's debut on Nov. 27. William Neil (left), the National Symphony Orchestra organist, speaks with NSO Assistant Conductor Ankush Kumar Bahl (center) during the organ's test with the orchestra on Oct. 18. Kainaz Amaria/NPR hide caption

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Kennedy Center's New Organ No Longer A Pipe Dream

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Supreme Court Hears Case Asking: Who's A Boss?

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Supreme Court To Look At Who Is A 'Supervisor' In Harassment Cases

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Mervel Parker fills out his ballot at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Montgomery, Ala., on Tuesday. Alabama is one of nine states with a history of discrimination that the Voting Rights Act requires to obtain pre-clearance before changing any election procedures. Julie Bennett/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court To Take Up Voting Rights Act Case

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Drug-Sniffing Dogs Take Center Stage At High Court

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Miami-Dade narcotics detector canine Franky, who came out of retirement to give a demonstration, sniffs marijuana in Miami in 2011. Franky's supersensitive nose is at the heart of a question being put to the U.S. Supreme Court: Does a police K-9's sniff outside a house give officers the right to get a search warrant for illegal drugs? Alan Diaz/AP hide caption

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Can Drug-Sniffing Dog Prompt Home Search?

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Despite Hurricane, Justices Hear Surveillance Case

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Surveillance Act Criticized, But Can It Be Fought?

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A New York case in which a same-sex couple was denied a tax benefit is likely headed to the Supreme Court. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Marriage Law Likely Headed To Supreme Court

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Former Senator Arlen Specter Dies At 82

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Arlen Specter, Senator Who Gave No Quarter, Dies

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Abigail Fisher, the Texan involved in the University of Texas affirmative action case, talks to reporters outside the Supreme Court in Washington on Wednesday. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Court Questions University's Affirmative Action Plan

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Justices Return To Affirmative Action In Higher Ed

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