Letters: Eric Holder, Picking The Worst English Word

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Op-Ed: U.S. Has Abdicated Responsibility For Syria

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'The Magus': A Thrilling, Chilling Guilty Pleasure

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Centenarian Manohar Aich sits at his home in Kolkata, India. Aich stood 4 feet 11 inches at his tallest, earning him the nickname "Pocket Hercules." Bishan Samaddar hide caption

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Living To 100: The Story Of India's Pocket Hercules

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Kate Musick (left) taught Harlee Patrick in elementary school in Gloucester, Va. StoryCorps hide caption

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More Than A Teacher: 'One Of The Best Feelings'

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Gerardus Mercator's maps gave us a truer view of our world and the means to explore it. Library of Congress hide caption

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He Mapped The World, And We Saw Ourselves

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NewsPoet: Monica Youn Writes The Day In Verse

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