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Craig Windham Reports For NPR's Newscast

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'So As I Was Saying': Frank Mankiewicz's Sons On Their Father's Life, Memoir

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Harper Lee's Depiction of 'Polarization In A Southern Town' Defines Legacy

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Actor Gregory Peck and novelist Harper Lee in 1962, on the set of the Universal Pictures release To Kill A Mockingbird, in which Peck plays Atticus Finch. Bettmann/Corbis hide caption

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The Measure Of Harper Lee: A Life Shaped By A Towering Text

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'To Kill A Mockingbird' Author Harper Lee Dies

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Pulitzer Prize winner and To Kill a Mockingbird author Harper Lee smiles before receiving the 2007 Presidential Medal of Freedom at the White House. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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The body of Justice Antonin Scalia arrives at the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. Thousands of mourners will pay their respects Friday as Scalia's casket rests in the Great Hall of the Supreme Court, where he spent nearly three decades as one of its most influential members. Alex Brandon /AP hide caption

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Ex-Solicitor General Clement, Who Clerked For Scalia, On Judge's Legacy

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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Was Known For His Dissents

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Justice Antonin Scalia at the Supreme Court in 2012. Kainaz Amaria/NPR hide caption

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Justice Antonin Scalia, Known For Biting Dissents, Dies At 79

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