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Richard Holbrooke (left) speaks in October with the Afghan national security adviser, Rangin Dadfar Spanta. Holbrooke died on Dec. 13, at age 69. Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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News

One Final Lunch With Richard Holbrooke

4 min

One Final Lunch With Richard Holbrooke

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Immigrants wait at a detention center in the village of Fylakio near the the Greek-Turkish border. Sakis Mitrolidis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Europe

A Wave Of Illegal Immigrants Floods Greece

4 min

A Wave Of Illegal Immigrants Floods Greece

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A group called Paint Saginaw has been spray-painting lyrics to Simon and Garfunkel's "America" around the city. Courtesy of Eric Schantz hide caption

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Courtesy of Eric Schantz

Music Interviews

Finding Simon And Garfunkel's 'America' In Saginaw, Mich.

3 min

Finding Simon And Garfunkel's 'America' In Saginaw, Mich.

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Santa Claus is excited about giving the gift of music. Dave Hogan/Stringer/Getty Images hide caption

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Music

Latin Music For Christmas Stockings

8 min

Latin Music For Christmas Stockings

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