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'New Hero' Of Classical Guitar Shares His Passion

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Dubai now boasts the world's largest building, Burj Khalifa. Zakaria says the world is now experiencing what he calls "the rise of the rest," where countries around the world are growing at previously unthinkable rates. Marwan Naamani/Getty Images hide caption

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What Does A 'Post-American World' Look Like?

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Matchmaker, Matchmaker ... Run Your Algorithm

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How Industrial Farming 'Destroyed' The Tasty Tomato

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'Just One More Thing' About Falk, TV's 'Columbo'

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Research from Stanford University showed that while Philadelphia had a slightly higher percentage of charter schools outperforming traditional public schools, the city also had many more charter schools — more than half, in some categories — where the students weren't performing as well as they did at their previous school. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Investigating Charter Schools Fraud In Philadelphia

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Tipping Point For The European Union?

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High-Wire Artist Nik Wallenda Eyes Niagara Falls

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Jose Antonio Vargas: 'If I Didn't Tell Those Lies ... I Couldn't Have Survived'

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A Mixed Race Take On What It Means To Be 'Free'

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The Teacher Learns A Lesson: Coming Out In Class

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'That's How' Christoph Niemann Explains It All

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Olympic Boxing Champ Fights Personal Abuses

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'You Think That's Bad': Fiction Of The Unfamiliar

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