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News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch (right), testifying alongside his son James, said his appearance Tuesday before a British parliamentary inquiry in London was "the most humble day of my life." Parbul/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Quintet for Strings No. 1 in A Major, Op. 18: Scherzo. Allegro di molto L' Archibudelli 0:13

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Quintet for Strings No. 2 in B-Flat Major, Op. 87: Adagio e lento L' Archibudelli 1:29

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Atlantis lifts off from Kennedy Space Center on its final flight on July 8. There are plans for a next-generation space vehicle, but some space experts aren't sure if the vehicle will ever be completed. Tony Gray and Tom Farrar/NASA hide caption

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The Real Deal: Locksmiths are trying to find ways to warn the public against scam artists. In this file photo, a locksmith picks the lock of a foreclosed home in California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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The Thespian Ken Peplowski 0:24

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News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch, at center on July 15, after News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks announced her resignation. Speaking before British lawmakers yesterday, Murdoch said "This is the most humble day of my life." Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images hide caption

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At last year's HOPE Week, pitcher Mariano Rivera warmed up with Jorge Grajales before the New York Yankees played the Detroit Tigers. Grajales threw out the game's first pitch. Jim McIsaac/Getty Images hide caption

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Heart Original Broadway Cast 0:15

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