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For Kelis, Music Is Back On The Menu

The "Milkshake" singer has a new album, and recently gave her first U.S. performance in years.

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Obama Meets Internet CEOs To Discuss Privacy Issues

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Elias Tilligadas and Katerina Margeritou have both had their salaries cut by the Greek government. Nikolia Apostolou/NPR hide caption

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'The Numbers Are Getting Better, The People Are Getting Worse'

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Cada Vez Que Cae la Tarde [Each Time the Afternoon Wanes] [Canción-Polc Flaco Jiménez, Max Baca et. al.

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Can Europe Wean Itself Off Russian Gas?

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OK To Vape In The Office? Cities, Feds And Firms Still Deciding

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With Clock Ticking Down, Obama Polishes Judicial Legacy

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As Carmakers Turn Up The Recalls, Consumers Tune Out

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Spring May Not Be Outside, But It's On The Court

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For Kelis, Music Is Back On The Menu

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Forever Be Kelis
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Milkshake [Full Version][Instrumental] Kelis