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Lincoln's 272 Words, A Model Of Brevity For Modern Times

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Life Never Ends The Delfonics
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How To Turn Adult Education Into Careers, Quickly

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So You Found An Exchange Plan. But Can You Find A Provider?

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A Conquered Foe Returns To War-Torn Syria: Polio

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Turkey's 'Rockin' Imam' Inspires Youth, Tests Boundaries

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Is that Subway? Middle East analyst Holly Dagres is on a hunt for fast-food lookalikes in Tehran. Holly Dagres hide caption

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Mash Donalds? Iranians Copy American Fast-Food Brands

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Dead Bees, Nail Clippings And Priceless Art In Warhol's 'Time Capsules'

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Paramount Records: The Label Inadvertently Crucial To The Blues

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