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Almonds For Skinny Snackers? Yes, They Help Curb Your Appetite

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Brooklyn Slide Los Straitjackets

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Feds Recast Child Prostitutes As Victims, Not Criminals

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Battles Barbarossa
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This is Tomorrow The Bryan Ferry Orchestra

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Saudi Women Go For A Spin In Latest Challenge To Driving Ban

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Mother Mother Fat Freddy's Drop
Dream Of A Jungle Cat Lord Mouse and the Kalypso Katz
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Blue Is the Warmest Color focuses on the relationship that develops between Adele (Adele Exarchopoulos, left) and Emma (Lea Seydoux), and it includes two explicit sex scene that have raised hackles among some critics. IFC Films/Sundance Selects/Wild Bunch hide caption

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For 'Blue,' The Palme d'Or Was Only The Beginning

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So Obvious Legs
Swing 1 Jacob Bain, Samantha Boshnack et. al.

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Abuse Allegations Leave Twin Cities Archdiocese In Turmoil

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Black Zil Syriana

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Are Afghanistan's Schools Doing As Well As Touted?

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Like a Ghost in Your Own Life Ulrich Schnauss

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The Life Of Doc Pomus, Songwriter To The Stars

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There Must Be a Better World Somewhere B.B. King & Gloria Estefan
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Hallelujah Time Christian McBride
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