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The Suffers, A Houston Funk Troupe, Makes The Big Crossover

A year ago, the 10-piece band was working day jobs and gigging on weekends. Ari Shapiro talks with members Kam Franklin and Adam Castaneda about making the leap that landed them on a national stage.

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The Two-Way

In Milestone, Scientists Detect Gravitational Waves As Black Holes Collide

A U.S.-led team says it has seen waves in space-time from two black holes merging together. It is the first time humanity has directly detected such waves.

Season's Trees Daniele Luppi, Danger Mouse et. al. 0:16

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A reconstruction of a Neanderthal man (right) based on skull found at the La Ferrassie rock shelter in Dordogne Valley, France. He's face to face with a male Homo sapien. Philippe Plailly & Atelier Daynes/Science Source hide caption

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Butter the Soul Cornershop 0:14

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Heavy Soup (Outro) Cornershop 1:58

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X Gon Give It to Ya DMX 0:05

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What Can I Say Mr. Green 0:29

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The city of Ecatepec, Mexico, whitewashed nearly 4 miles of a wall along the pope's travel route and gave 50 local graffiti artists a spot to lay-up their best Francis-inspired drawing. Carrie Kahn/NPR hide caption

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Rama Sistema Bomb & Andres Florés

Social Insecurity Oddisee

Ain't Nothing Like You (Hoochie Coo) (featuring Mos Def, Jim Jones) BlakRoc 0:18

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I Want To Feel Good, Pt. 2 The Bad Plus 0:56

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The Art of the Deal Kenny Loggins 0:06

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Free Wheelin Bachman-Turner Overdrive 0:06

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When It Wobbles Rjd2 0:21

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Heading Back 0:29

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No Vacancy Bostich + Fussible 0:40

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Little Sloppy El Michels Affair 1:59

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Peanuts The Suffers 0:55

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Mr. Brown Bob Marley