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GM Fugue [Not Live] The Modern Mandolin Quartet
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In June, marchers protested Alabama's new law cracking down on illegal immigration. The state's United Methodist, Episcopal and Roman Catholic churches have sued, arguing the law that's set to take effect Sept. 1 violates their religious freedom. Jay Reeves/AP hide caption

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Clergy Sues To Stop Alabama's Immigration Law

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Staccato Broque
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Carnival Lips The Horseflies
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HIS EYES WERE SUNS JAN GARBAREK
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Shoka UoU
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Nick Ashford, Songwriter, Singer And Producer, Has Died

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TIPPY GET YOUR HAIR CUT / RICKY'S WHITE FACE / FLORENCE KELLY'S NIGHTINGALE
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Bubblehouse Medeski, Martin & Wood
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New Rules Aim For More Passenger-Friendly Skies

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SONATA IN F MAJOR OPUS 2 NO 4: ALLEGRO palladian ensemble
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CASCADES BILL KNOPF
Echoes of Harlem Beth Custer

Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir speaks of the capital Khartoum on July 12. Sudan says it should be taken off the U.S. terrorism list, but Washington says it is concerned about new fighting in the south of the country. Ashraf Shazly/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A New Obstacle To Normal Relations For Sudan, U.S.

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Ramy Jan Garbarek, Anouar Brahem et. al.
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La Llorona Musette

Laemouahuma Daniel Jatta plays the akonting, an African instrument that may be a precursor to the banjo. Courtesy of Chuck Levy hide caption

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The Banjo's Roots, Reconsidered

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Angel Zohar
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Surullinen Tango Dan Newton