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A view of the Three Mile Island power plant near Harrisburg, Pa., site of the worst nuclear accident in U.S. history. In 1979, a reactor at the plant experienced a partial meltdown, but radioactive material never escaped containment. Bradley Bower/AP Photo hide caption

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Joel Kinnaman and Mireille Enos star in The Killing, a new AMC drama based on a Danish miniseries. Chris Large/AMC hide caption

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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe stands at his 2008 inauguration ceremony at the statehouse in Harare. Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi /AP hide caption

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In 1992, 28,800 rubber ducks were lost at sea. What happened to them is the subject of Donovan Hohn's book Moby-Duck. Jose Gil/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Kate Winslet plays the role that won Joan Crawford an Oscar in HBO's miniseries Mildred Pierce. Andrew Schwartz/HBO hide caption

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Italian food, once considered cheap peasant food, now appears at three-star Michelin restaurants and on menus around the world. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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The Banquet of Spirits (from left to right): Brian Marsella, Cyro Baptista, Tim Keiper, Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz. Tzadik Records hide caption

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If It Ain't Broke ... The word "broke" comes from an old use of the word break, meaning "impoverished," says linguist Geoff Nunberg. "It suggests an abiding association between destitution and destruction." iStockphoto.com hide caption

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A Libyan rebel shoots in the air Sunday as he celebrates with others on a tank belonging to forces loyal to leader Moammar Gadhafi, on the outskirts of Benghazi, eastern Libya. Anja Niedringhaus/AP hide caption

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Big Love, the HBO drama starring Ginnifer Goodwin (left), Bill Paxton, Chloe Sevigny and Jeanne Tripplehorn, came to an end March 20 after five seasons. HBO hide caption

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A fluorescence micrograph of HeLa cells, derived from cervical cancer cells taken from Henrietta Lacks and named in her honor Tomasz Szul/Visuals Unlimited, Inc./Getty Images hide caption

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Win Win questions just how far small-town lawyer and high school wrestling coach Mike Flaherty (Paul Giamatti, left) will go to ensure a winning team. He has taken in a client's grandson (Alex Shaffer) — a talented but troubled teen. Kimberly Wright/Fox Searchlight hide caption

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