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Conditional Aid For Pakistan: Change Not Guaranteed
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The Chicago Bears showed some skills off the field and on the stage in 1985 when they recorded the "Super Bowl Shuffle." Paul Natkin/NFL via Getty hide caption

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In times of drought, the Twin Oaks Aquifer Storage and Recovery Facility pumps water up from underground and sends it back to San Antonio for use. The facility uses water from the Edwards Aquifer and the Carrizo Aquifer. Paul Robinson/San Antonio Water System hide caption

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Recycled Water Quenches San Antonio's Thirst
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Made of glazed stoneware, Dora De Lario's Mother and Child (1968) is part of a collection of works that reflect on the history of Mexican-American artists in Southern California. Autry National Center hide caption

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A friend and protege of the late John Fahey, Glenn Jones steps out of the shadow of the master on his new album, The Wanting. Tim Bugbee hide caption

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A Singular Guitarist Emerges From John Fahey's Shadow
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