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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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It's sort of a relief to report that Ryan Reynolds is finally coming into his own, superhero-wise, in Deadpool. Courtesy of 21st Century Fox hide caption

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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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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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Cliven Bundy stands along the road near his ranch after speaking with media in Bunkerville, Nev., on Jan. 27. His sons led the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon, and he was arrested Wednesday on charges stemming from a 2014 standoff with federal agents. John Locher/AP hide caption

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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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Peanuts The Suffers 0:55

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