In Your Darkest Hour Charlie Musselwhite & T-Bone Wolk
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Harp to Harp Billy Branch, James Cotton et. al.
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At a rally at Napa State Hospital in January, workers demand better safety measures for staff and patients. One worker carries a sign with a photo of Donna Gross, a hospital worker killed last year, allegedly by a patient. J.L. Sousa/ZUMAPRESS.com hide caption

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At California Mental Hospitals, Fear Is Part Of The Job
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Nefarious, Part 3 Danny Frankel
Slen Danny Frankel

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Ahead Of Anniversary, Freedom Riders Remember
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Freedom Sound The Jazz Crusaders
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Maj. Gen. Claudio Angelelli addresses oil police recruits after their first run-through exercise to clear a building of hostage-takers. Angelelli is the commander of the Italian Carabinieri unit in Iraq that is training the oil police. Courtesy of NATO Training Mission in Iraq hide caption

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Italy Prepares Iraqi Police To Protect Country's Oil
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In Beijing, Even Luxury Billboards Are Censored
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Infra 5 Max Richter
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In the Limelight David Lindup
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Party Shaker Kaltenbach, Wolfgang
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Before You Ant Neely
Not Fit for Human Consumption Antneely

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A Hormone Gel Helps Prevent Premature Births
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Didi's Dance Rob Levit
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Winding Inward Rob Levit
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Herm San Francisco T.K.O's
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Manholes poke out from the ground in Urayasu, Japan, due to the liquefaction triggered by the 9.0 magnitude earthquake. The phenomenon, which allows sand and water to rise following ground shaking, was particularly pronounced in this area as a result of the long duration of the March 11 quake. Koki Nagahama/Getty Images hide caption

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In Japan, Shaken Soil Turned Soft After Quake
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Japan Accident Renews Focus On Spent Fuel In U.S.
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Tablacadabra Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra
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Music In The Time Of Extremism
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Infra 5 Max Richter
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Evening in A: Raga Yaman Neel Murgai Ensemble
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