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Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, pictured during a May 18 appearance on Fox & Friends, sees similarities between this year's midterm elections and those of 1994. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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It's All Politics

Gingrich Plots GOP Comeback Against 'Radical' Obama

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Gingrich Plots GOP Comeback Against 'Radical' Obama

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Explorer Bart Hogan stands at an entrance to the Cheve cave in Mexico. Author James M. Tabor writes about a 2004 expedition through the Cheve supercave in his new book Blind Descent. Frank Abbato hide caption

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Frank Abbato

A 'Blind Descent' Into The Deepest Caves On Earth

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Mary Gauthier just released The Foundling, an album in which she tries to make piece with the woman who gave her up for adoption. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Interviews

Mary Gauthier Channels Heartache In 'The Foundling'

10 min

Mary Gauthier Channels Heartache In 'The Foundling'

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