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Black Female Pilot Breaks Racial, Gender Barriers

There is no challenge too big for former Marine Corps Captain Vernice Armour. She flew the meanest helicopter in the U.S. military, the Super Cobra, which earned her the nickname 'Flygirl.' She talks about her achievements and her new book.

Black Female Pilot Breaks Racial, Gender Barriers

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Iraq

Filmmaker Chronicles The Reality Of U.S. Troops In Iraq

Journalist and documentary filmmaker Brian Palmer has been to Iraq three times. His new film, Full Disclosure , chronicles the everyday lives inside the First Battalion, Second Marine Regiment. Palmer shares his experiences with the Marines on the front lines.

Filmmaker Chronicles The Reality Of U.S. Troops In Iraq

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Friday

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Music Articles

Funkmaster Bootsy Collins Shares His Favorite Tunes

As part of Tell Me More's occasional series, In Your Ear , funk bass guitarist and singer Bootsy Collins gives a list of some contemporary artists he considers funky, including rapper Snoop Dogg, singer Cee Lo Green and hip hop group Outcast.

Funkmaster Bootsy Collins Shares His Favorite Tunes

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Thursday

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Congresswoman-elect Kathy Hochul while talking with supporters in Depew, N.Y., Wednesday, May 25, 2011. Hochul defeated Republican state Assemblywoman Jane Corwin on Tuesday night. David Duprey/ASSOCIATED PRESS hide caption

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Wednesday

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Tuesday

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Television

Suze Orman Says Oprah Taught Her An 'Encyclopedia Version Of Life'

As The Oprah Winfrey show ends its final season this week, host Michel Martin speaks with Suze Orman, a contributor to that show and O Magazine. Orman talks about her relationship with Oprah and her book Women and Money.

Suze Orman Says Oprah Taught Her An 'Encyclopedia Version Of Life'

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Monday

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Music

In Your Ear: Jacques Schwarz-Bart And Stephanie Mckay

In this occasional "In Your Ear" feature, Saxophonist Jacques Schwarz-Bart and his wife and vocalist Stepanie McKay tell listeners which music inspires them. Their new album "Rise Above" blends soul and funk with Caribbean rhythms.

In Your Ear: Jacques Schwarz-Bart And Stephanie Mckay

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Friday

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Abbey Lincoln, Remembered By Her Proteges

The jazz icon, composer, lyricist and performer died last year at age 80. On the eve of a tribute performance, Grammy-winning vocalists Dee Dee Bridgewater and Dianne Reeves reflect upon Lincoln's music and legacy.

Abbey Lincoln, Remembered By Her Proteges

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Thursday

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Sports

Lockout Continues, Rookie's Livelihood Hangs In Balance

This week, a federal appeals court upheld the NFL lockout imposed on football players. Host Michel Martin speaks with University of Pennsylvania law professor Kenneth Shropshire and rookie player Rashad Carmichael about the ongoing labor negotiations.

Lockout Continues, Rookie's Livelihood Hangs In Balance

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Wednesday

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