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NSA Scandal Looms Over Obama's Talks With China's Xi

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Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower addresses American paratroopers in England on the evening of June 5, 1944, as they prepare for the Battle of Normandy. Library of Congress hide caption

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The Speech Eisenhower Never Gave On The Normandy Invasion

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WWII Vets Have All But Vanished From The Halls Of Congress

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Puerto Rican Flags Wave To New York's Parade-Goers

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In Middlebury, Vt., Teens Train For Careers In The 'A.R.T.'s

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A Restaurant Brainstorms How To Afford Obamacare

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Fifty Years Later, 'A Better Chance' Trains Young Scholars

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Box Set Showcases Richard Pryor's Difficult, Spontaneous, Hilarious Life

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Prologue and Main Title Royal Scottish National Orchestra
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