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Flying Above Colorado, Photographer Has 'Rare Perspective'

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Fresh Air Weekend: Elton John, 'Masters Of Sex' And 'Merchants Of Meth'

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Vijay Iyer: Self-Taught Jazz Pianist Goes 'Solo'

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Jeremy Denk: Playing Ligeti With A Dash Of Humor

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The Competing Interests Behind Smokey Bear And The Crying Indian

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Josh Lampert started having psychotic episodes in college. He's now 32, and he sat down with his father, Chuck, to remember what that struggle was like for both of them. StoryCorps hide caption

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Dad To Son: 'I Was Not Going To Let You Drop'

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In this 2011 photo, American-born Islamist militant Omar Hammami, right, sits with al-Shabab deputy leader Sheikh Mukhtar Abu Mansur Robow during a press conference in Somalia. Farah Abdi Warsameh/AP hide caption

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The Last Tweets From An American Jihadist In Somalia

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Fresh Air Weekend: Linda Ronstadt, Charles Manson And Robbie Fulks

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Soderbergh's Liberace, 'Behind The Candelabra'

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Dan Miller grew up in a family of nine children in Wisconsin. They were poor, and his father supported them by working at a local paper factory. StoryCorps hide caption

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Forging A Different Parenting Path

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Meet Armando, Sesame Street's Newest Neighbor

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Billie Jean King, seen here in 1977, learned to play tennis on the public courts near her Long Beach, Calif., home. Kathy Willens/AP/Press Association Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Snowden Leaks, Billie Jean King And Jonathan Lethem

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Stephen Hawking Looks Back

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W. Kamau Bell's FXX series Totally Biased mixes standup, sketches and interviews. Matthias Clamer hide caption

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'Totally Biased' Comic On Race, Politics And Audience

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Danny (Chris Messina) and Mindy learn that medicine isn't all fun and games. Beth Dubber/Fox hide caption

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Mindy Kaling Loves Rom Coms (And Being The Boss)

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