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Coda To A Cold Case: The Mystery Of The Stolen Stradivarius, Resolved

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Documentation of Roman Totenberg's Stradivarius violin. The instrument went missing after one of Roman's concerts but was rediscovered more than three decades later. Courtesy of the Totenberg family hide caption

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A Rarity Reclaimed: Stolen Stradivarius Recovered After 35 Years

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Frederik de Pue whisks mayonnaise, instead of raw eggs, into his bearnaise sauce. Ted Robbins/NPR hide caption

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How To Hack Béarnaise, A Mother Of A French Sauce

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Judicial Differences Take Center Stage In 'Scalia V. Ginsburg'

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Speaking about why her conservative colleagues wrote so many dissents this term, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg smiled and said: "Next term I think you'll see some of my colleagues will be more disciplined." Stephan Savoia/AP hide caption

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An American flag flies over the U.S. Supreme Court June 29, 2015 in Washington, D.C. This past term, the liberal position won in 19 of the 26 closely-divided ideological cases and eight out of 10 of the most important ones. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Liberal Minority Won Over Conservatives In Historic Supreme Court Term

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The gurney in the the execution chamber at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester, Okla. On Monday the Supreme Court voted 5-4 in a case from Oklahoma that the sedative midazolam can be used in executions without violating the prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment. Sue Ogrocki/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Concludes Term With Death Penalty Ruling, Looks Ahead

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In dissent, Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote that under the majority's reasoning it would not matter if the prisoner was being "drawn and quartered, slowly tortured to death, or actually burned at the stake," as long as there was no more humane method of execution available. Justice Antonin Scalia orally rebutted Justice Stephen Breyer's dissent, calling it "gobbledygook." Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Lethal Injection Ruling Draws Out Justices' Passionate Opinions

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In Same-Sex Marriage Decision, Supreme Court Bitterly Divided

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Gay rights advocates John Lewis (left), and his spouse Stuart Gaffney kiss across the street from City Hall in San Francisco, on Friday following a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that same-sex couples have the right to marry nationwide. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Changes Face Of Marriage In Historic Ruling

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Supreme Court's Same-Sex Marriage Ruling: A Reaction

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Supreme Court Vindicates President; Upholds Obamacare Subsidies

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At the heart of the case ruled on by the Supreme Court Thursday are the exchanges where people go online to shop for individual insurance. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Thwarts Efforts To Put Obamacare On Life Support

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Breaking Down The Supreme Court Ruling On Obamacare Subsidies

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Raisin farmer Marvin Horne stands in a field of grapevines planted in 1918 next to his home in Kerman, Calif. Horne was elated by Monday's Supreme Court decision. "It's just an affirmation in our Constitution and the American way of life," he said. Gary Kazanjian/AP hide caption

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This California Raisin Grower Just Got His Day In The Sun

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