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Fresh Air for July 31, 2014

A neighborhood resident walks through a building in Timbuktu, used by al-Qaida-linked jihadi fighters for more than a year. Last year, The Associated Press found al-Qaida documents in the building. Rukmini Callimachi/AP hide caption

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Kidnapping Is A Lucrative Business For Al-Qaida, Documents Show

Kidnapping Is A Lucrative Business For Al-Qaida, Documents Show

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Maggie Gyllenhaal stars as Nessa Stein in the SundanceTV original series The Honorable Woman. Des Willie/Courtesy of Sundance hide caption

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Maggie Gyllenhaal Is 'The Honorable Woman': A Series Both Ruthless And Rewarding

Maggie Gyllenhaal Is 'The Honorable Woman': A Series Both Ruthless And Rewarding

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Fresh Air for July 30, 2014

Dom Flemons with his 1920s banjo. Michael Weintrob/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dom Flemons Holds On To Those Old-Time Roots

Dom Flemons Holds On To Those Old-Time Roots

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Pinterest has created a database of "things in the world that matter to human beings," says Alexis Madrigal. Pinterest hide caption

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Can Pinterest Compete With Google's Search?

Can Pinterest Compete With Google's Search?

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Fresh Air for July 29, 2014

Fresh Air for July 28, 2014

George Takei's personal story is illuminated in the new, funny documentary To Be Takei. Victoria Will/AP hide caption

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From 'Star Trek' To LGBT Spokesman, What It Takes 'To Be Takei'

From 'Star Trek' To LGBT Spokesman, What It Takes 'To Be Takei'

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