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Neon Trees, The Mormon Band Who Made It Big, On Honesty

The band's catchy new album, Pop Psychology, was scooped by a bigger announcement: Its frontman, Tyler Glenn, is gay.

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Syria Gives Up Chemical Weapons ... But A War Rages On

Syria appears likely to meet Sunday's deadline for handing over its chemical arsenal. But President Bashar Assad hasn't been weakened. His forces currently have the upper hand in the civil war.

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Two Very Different Popes Will Be Canonized

Pope John Paul II was a favorite of traditionalists in the Catholic Church. John XXIII was beloved by liberals. By canonizing them together, Pope Francis hopes to keep all Catholics in the same tent.

Dancing in the Streets Martha & the Vandellas
There's No Satisfaction Vampire's Sound Incorporation

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What Russia Might Gain From A Decentralized Ukraine

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Two Very Different Popes Will Be Canonized

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Debaser Pixies
Peel Me a Grape René Marie
Foolish Behavior Neon Trees
Trust Neon Trees & Kaskade

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Justice Stevens: Six Little Ways To Change The Constitution

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Chicago Benny Goodman
Cream Puff Artie Shaw & His Orchestra
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Syria Gives Up Chemical Weapons ... But A War Rages On

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Search for Noesis Scott, Kendrick Oracle
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Involuntary Manslaughter

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A Millionaire Saves The Silenced Symphonies Of Pakistan

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Take Five The Sachal Studios Orchestra
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