After 3 Decades Of Mugabe, Could Zimbabwe Get A New Leader?

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What's Behind Falling Incarceration Rates?

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In Season 2 of The Newsroom, Jim Harper (John Gallagher Jr.) goes on the 2012 campaign trail. Melissa Moseley/HBO hide caption

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John Gallagher Jr. On 'Newsroom' Dialogue And Staging Green Day

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Former Democratic representative from Louisiana Lindy Claiborne Boggs attends the Distinguished Service Award ceremony at the Capitol on May 10, 2006. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Remembers Former Louisiana Congresswoman Lindy Boggs

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Maria Bamford is a stand-up comedian and voice actress. She recently appeared in the fourth season of Arrested Development. hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Maria Bamford, 'Lunches With Orson' And '& Sons'

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What's It Take To Be A Polar Explorer?

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Jackie, Lynn and Sue — pictured here at age 7 — are three of the children featured in the landmark 1964 documentary 7 Up. The series returns this year with 56 Up, checking in with a group of 14 men and women whose lives have been documented since they were kids. First Run Features hide caption

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Michael Apted, Aging With The '7 Up' Crew

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Comedian Tig Notaro dealt with a cancer diagnosis the best way she knew how — with humor. tignation.com hide caption

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Tig Notaro On Going 'Live' About Her Life

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Are Earth's Deepest Caves The Last Frontier?

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Nate Silver On His Move To ESPN, ABC

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'Left Alone,' Oliver Mtukudzi Sees Music As Therapy

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Jason Isbell was previously a member of Drive-By Truckers. His solo albums include Sirens of the Ditch and Here We Rest. Eric England/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Jason Isbell, 'Cuckoo's Calling,' 'Orange Is The New Black'

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Dean Norris plays DEA agent Hank Schrader in AMC's Breaking Bad. "He's a good cop, he just hasn't put the pieces together yet," Norris says. Ben Leuner/AMC hide caption

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Dean Norris On Playing Good In 'Breaking Bad'

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Leonard Carpenter in Kentucky, where he grew up, in the early 1940s. Photo courtesy of Lynne Bruschetti hide caption

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Grandpa's Story: A Comb, Penknife And Handkerchief

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