Mourners carry the coffin of a victim of a bomb attack on a Baghdad cafe on Tuesday. Violence in Iraq has spiked this year. The bodies of 18 men were found Friday in a Sunni area near Baghdad. Sabah Arar/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Military Women Combat Challenges in Service

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This colorfully illustrated French and Hebrew Passover Haggadah was published in Vienna in 1930. Caption on the image: "Eating Matzah." This restored document is part of an exhibit at the National Archives in Washington, D.C., that opens Nov. 8. National Archives hide caption

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Who Owns The Archives Of A Vanishing Iraqi Jewish World?

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Obama To Meet With Iraqi Leader On Military Aid

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The New And The Next: Punk Rock Love, A Sensible Scary Movie

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French Press Agency Tallies Increasing Violence In Iraq

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Dekle First Female President At An Iraqi University

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Niels Tietze leads a group of veterans of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq up the Snake Dike route on the western wall of Yosemite National Park's Half Dome. David P. Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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For Wounded Vets, Climbing Half Dome Only Half The Mission

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Mourners carry the coffin of a car bomb victim during the funeral in the Shiite holy city of Najaf, Iraq, last week. Violence is on the rise in Iraq, but it is receiving little international attention. AP hide caption

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Subway passengers affected by the sarin gas attack on Tokyo's subway system are carried into St. Luke's International Hospital in Tokyo on March 20, 1995. Thirteen people were killed and more than 6,000 injured in the attack, which was carried out by the Aum Shinrikyo cult. Chikumo Chiaki/AP hide caption

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