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Partita for solo flute in A minor, BWV 1013--Bouree Matthew Karr
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Japan's Prime Minister Resigns Over U.S. Base

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T 4.2 Nigel Kennedy, Kroke
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Former Ill. Gov. Rod Blagojevich, left, calls out U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald and defends his wife during a Chicago news conference with his legal team in April. Standing with Blagojevich is attorney Sam Adam. Rex Arbogast/AP hide caption

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Corruption Trial To Start For Ex-Ill. Gov. Blagojevich

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Falcon 9: A Future Space Taxi?

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Comin' & Goin' Jimmie Vaughan
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Melting Stars... Breathing Heavens (Solo) Toulouse Engelhardt
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Einstein's Brain Unlocks Some Mysteries Of The Mind

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Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, seen here in August 2009, remains confident his alliance will retain the premiership despite finishing second in the election. Khalid Mohammed/AP hide caption

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Results Certified, Iraqi Parties Jockey For Control

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Big-Ticket Items: The new Cape Town Stadium (above, during a light test last fall) was finished at the end of 2009; King Shaka International Airport (below), which cost an estimated $1 billion, opened in May. South Africa is also completing a high-speed-train line for the World Cup. Dan Kitwood/Getty Images hide caption

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Deford On South Africa: The Big Stage Is Pricey

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