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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), shown with Reps. Xavier Becerra (D-CA, left) and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), speaks at an April news conference on Capitol Hill. Pelosi says the Republicans' Medicare plan is a political boon to her party. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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María Mulambo Steve Khan 0:18

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Influence Peddler [Traficante De Influencias] Steve Khan 1:30

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Personal finance websites allow their users to track even small expenses — such as coffee-shop visits — and set savings goals, like paying for a long vacation. PR Newswire hide caption

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Amnesia Gaucho 0:18

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Avalon Gaucho 0:30

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Metsu's 1664 painting A Man Writing a Letter depicts a handsome young scribe penning his correspondence in an opulent study. Roy Hewson/National Gallery of Ireland hide caption

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Sonata for violin & piano No. 2 in D minor, Op. 121 [IV. Bewegt] Charles Neidich 0:12

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Sonata for violin & piano No. 2 in D minor, Op. 121 [IV. Bewegt] Charles Neidich 0:30

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Quartet for Saxophones--i Orion Saxophone Quartet 0:07

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Blues (3) for saxophone quartet Orion Saxophone Quartet 1:31

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Foxfire Ranch Lightnin' Malcolm 0:09

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A wheat field is inundated with floodwater near Vicksburg, Miss. The Mississippi River at Vicksburg is expected to crest at a record level Thursday. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Ba Da Bum Marika Hughes 0:17

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Love's Disguise Ken Peplowski 0:27

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When Joanna Loved Me Ken Peplowski 0:30

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Morning Edition Button Various 0:01

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Felicia's Wish Al Petteway 0:30

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A study finds that drinking at least six cups a day of coffee reduces the risk of aggressive prostate cancer by 60 percent. Francois Guillot/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the head of the International Monetary Fund, waits to be arraigned Monday in a New York City courtroom. Emmanuel Dunand/Pool/AP hide caption

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Blues for J Ronnie Earl 0:01

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