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U.S. Eyes $60 Billion In Defense Sales To Saudis

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Revolting Children Matilda
el cumbanchero liberace

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Obama Tries To Convince Voters He Feels Their Pain

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Center's Groove DJ Center
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Largo (From Sonata) Béla Fleck & Edgar Meyer
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California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (left) inspects Japan's high-speed-train operations in Saitama, as his home state looks to modernize its rail system. California is among the states that received $8 billion in stimulus money for high-speed rail. Shuji Kajiyama/Getty Images hide caption

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States Struggle To Share Cost Of High-Speed Rail

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Frozen Daniel Lanois
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The Eraser Christian Scott

TJ Foster is one of 200 students in the Elk Grove Unified School District's Virtual Academy. Each day, at his home in the rural farmland south of Sacramento, Calif., he signs into a website and takes the same subjects he'd take in a traditional brick-and-mortar school. Ben Adler for NPR hide caption

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California Online School Seeks Students, Tax Dollars

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Revolting Children Matilda
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Georgia Allowed To Continue Voter Verification

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Driomoplatz RH+
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Bernie's Tune Curley Hamner/ Milt Buckner
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Woke Up Dead in the Morning Roots of Orchis
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Renouf's Last Tooth Avishai Cohen
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The Fall TV Preview: Two Shows To Watch, One To Miss For Sure

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The Revolt of the Cockroach Peoples Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian Quesada

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