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Voters in line Monday outside a polling station in Kigali. Rwandans voted in a presidential election that incumbent Paul Kagame is poised to win. Simo Maina/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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As Rwanda Voters Decide, Questions About U.S. Policy

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The Trembler Duane Eddy
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The Last Minute of Innocence Duane Eddy
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Weigh Your Blessings Chopteeth
Let's Get It On Maceo Parker
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Is This Evolution? This is just one version of the iconic illustration of evolution, but reporter Alix Spiegel believes this type of depiction doesn't tell enough of the story of what truly makes us human. Giovanni Caselli hide caption

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When Did We Become Mentally Modern?

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Dusty McNugget Brad Mehldau
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Bealtine Brad Mehldau
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House on Hill
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Rebel Walk Duane Eddy
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Detour Duane Eddy
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A Canadian soldier jumps over a ditch during a patrol in Afghanistan's Kandahar province in June. Canadian troops are expected to leave Afghanistan in 2011. Anja Niedringhaus/AP hide caption

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As Afghan Allies Reposition, U.S. Role Evolves

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3 Circles Yellowjackets
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Lifecycle
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Jongleur The Hot Club of San Francisco
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Bohemian Maestro: Django Reinhardt And Impressionist
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Lollipops and Roses Herb Alpert
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Let's Get It On Maceo Parker
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In a controversial move, conservative writer and pundit Tucker Carlson published private e-mails that had circulated on JournoList -- a forum for journalists -- on his political news site, The Daily Caller. Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images hide caption

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Bloggers And Cable Pundits: The New Newsmakers

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Cruel Sea California Guitar Trio
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Jenacide (The Inevitable Rise and Fall of the Bloodless Revolution) Christian Scott
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Potato Hole Booker T. Jones & Booker T
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DINAH BENNY GOODMAN

Joe Negri was known to generations of children as the handyman in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe. But he is also a jazz guitar virtuoso. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Joe Negri: From Handyman To Jazz Guitarist

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