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U.S. servicemen line up to board a bus as they begin their journey home at Al Asad Air Base west of Baghdad, Iraq, on Nov. 1. The U.S. has promised to withdraw from Iraq by the end of the year as required by a 2008 security agreement between Washington and Baghdad. Some 39,000 U.S. troops are scheduled to clear out along with their equipment. Khalid Mohammed/AP hide caption

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The Anchor Song Björk 0:30

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    Björk
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    The Anchor Song
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    Debut
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    Elektra

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Twilight Luis Bonilla 0:29

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    Twilight
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    Twilight
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    Planet Arts

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String Quartet [Movement 1] John Adams, St. Lawrence String Quartet 1:05

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    John Adams: Son of Chamber Symphony; String Quartet
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    Nonesuch

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Zodiac Dust Loop 2.4.3 0:30

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    Music Starts from Silence

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Bernie's Tune Curley Hamner/ Milt Buckner 1:01

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    SAXOPHOBIA
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Streichquartett Nr. 4 Emerson String Quartet 0:04

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    6 Streichquartette

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