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As 'X-Files' Returns, Meet The Man Behind The Theme Song

At creator Chris Carter's request, composer Mark Snow tried to make the X-Files theme sound like The Smiths. In the process, he stumbled on a very different sound — that would become iconic.

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The Zika Virus Takes A Frightening Turn — And Raises Many Questions

Concern continues to grow over the outbreak of Zika virus in Latin America. The virus has been linked to severe brain damage in babies.

Katerina Maylock teaches a college test preparation class at Holton Arms School in Bethesda, Md. The current version of the SAT college entrance exam is having its final run, when thousands of students nationwide will sit, squirm or stress through the nearly four-hour reading, writing and math test. A new revamped version debuts in March. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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A History Of The SAT In 4 Questions

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Solid Gold [Album Version] VHS or Beta
Watu Wasuri Tito Puente

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The Zika Virus Takes A Frightening Turn — And Raises Many Questions

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Audio Pool The Album Leaf & Audio Leaf
Thirst for Life Yanni

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Teaching Kids About Slavery: Picture Books Struggle With The Task

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Sad American Kaki King
Flight Hidden Orchestra
No Vacancy Bostich + Fussible

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As 'X-Files' Returns, Meet The Man Behind The Theme Song

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I Ain't Got No Home Woody Guthrie
Tea Legs The Transatlantics
Otto's Journey Mylo
Sol Clap # Quantic
Jackson Slavic Soul Party!
Drive Yanni

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This Election, Anger And Frustration Aren't Just On The Right

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