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Taylor Gold competes at the 2013 U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix at Copper Mountain, Colo., one of the qualifying events for the U.S. team. His sister Arielle is also competing in the women's contest. Sarah Brunson/U.S. Snowboarding hide caption

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Sports

Sibling Snowboarders Hope To Reach Olympics At The Same Time

Brother and sister Taylor and Arielle Gold have both had amazing seasons. Arielle is vying for a spot on the U.S. snowboarding team; Taylor has already made it. All this is new to them.

David Dondero performs at D.G.'s Tap House in Ames, Iowa. John Pemble hide caption

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Music Interviews

'Made For This': The Rootless Life Of A Roving Musician

Guitarist and songwriter David Dondero has been touring the world and putting out records for nearly two decades. He's a favorite among critics and other musicians, but he's barely making a living — and he seems fine with that.

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All Tech Considered

Still Texting? OMG, That's Already So Old-School

A new report says instant messaging is surpassing old-fashioned texting in Britain. It may seem too soon to talk about the good old days of texting, but technological turnover is another sign of the times. Also on the decline: phone numbers.

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Tuition Blues Jimmy Smith 0:59

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Instrumental Emily Wells 0:24

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Living and the Dead David Dondero

Terrace of the Leper King William Tyler

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