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Summer Olympics 2008 Host Beijing Awarded 2022 Winter Games

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Kenyan Novelist Explains What President Obama's Visit Signifies

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After Iran Nuclear Deal, U.S. Defense Secretary Reassures Mideast Allies

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E.L. Doctorow, center, stands with other National Book Critics Circle award winners in March 2006 at a reception following the awards ceremony in New York. Doctorow's "The March" won the prize for fiction that year. Tina Fineberg/AP hide caption

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Novelist E.L Doctorow, Master Of Historical Fiction, Dies At 84

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The Secret Talks That Led To The Negotiations With Iran

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What Iran's Regional Rivals Are Saying About The Deal

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Breaking Down The Supreme Court Ruling On Obamacare Subsidies

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In Win For White House, Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare Subsidies Nationwide

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Karim Wasfi, conductor of the Iraqi National Symphony Orchestra, at his home in Baghdad, has been playing his cello at the sites of explosive attacks in Baghdad. Ahmed Qusay for NPR hide caption

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Amid Violence In Baghdad, A Musician Creates A One-Man Vigil

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On The California Shore, Sizing Up Female Marines' Combat Readiness

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John Wilkes Booth was the son of prominent, wealthy actors. He, too, became an actor and was so popular, he was one of the first to have his clothes ripped off by fans. Hulton Archive/Getty hide caption

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Who Was John Wilkes Booth Before He Became Lincoln's Assassin?

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Al-Shabab Militants Cross Border To Storm University In Kenya

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A Photoshopped Response Sticks Up For China's Plunging Necklines

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Ex-CIA Lawyer Says No One Was Misled On Torture, Abuses Were Reported

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The Music Midnight Makes: In Conversation With Joni Mitchell

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