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An Ivorian soldier brandishes his gun Monday in front of thousands of young supporters of disputed President Laurent Gbagbo who gathered in Abidjan to enlist in the army. Sia Kambou/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Ivory Coast's 'Young Patriots' Volunteer To Fight

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Eternal Sun Duran Y Garcia
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Irma on Canvas: Exhibition, Vol. 1
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West End Blues Allen Toussaint
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EVENING STAR ROBERT FRIPP / BRIAN ENO
Freddy's Step Bill Frisell
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Before We Were Born
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Anti-government protesters demonstrate in front of the Saudi Embassy in Manama, Bahrain, on March 15. Frenzied clashes swept Bahrain a day after a Saudi-led military force entered the country to help defend the Sunni monarchy from a Shiite-led protest movement. Hasan Jamali/AP hide caption

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Many Bahraini Protesters Angry With United States

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Can't Keep It Up Marco Beltrami
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Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada [Original Soundtrack]
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MANTECA PAQUITO D'RIVERA
Prelude and Main Title March [*] London Symphony Orchestra
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Superman: The Movie [Original Soundtrack Bonus Tracks]
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Oriental Poppies Goldspiel-Provost Classical Guitar Duo
Dark Kitchen Philip Glass
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Kundun
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Philip Glass

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The Quest Jan Garbarek, Rainer Bruninghaus et. al.
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Visible World
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Tokyo Electric Power Co.'s managing director, Akio Komori (left), cries as he leaves a press conference in Fukushima on Friday. The company has apologized for its handling of the nuclear crisis, but calls are growing for more monitoring and accountability of TEPCO and other large companies. AP hide caption

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Company's Handling Of Nuclear Crisis Sparks Anger

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Congregants at the West Los Angeles United Methodist Church gathered $8,000 on their first day of fundraising for the earthquake and tsunami victims in Japan. Courtesy of the West Los Angeles United Methodist Church hide caption

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From L.A., Japanese Church Sends Aid And Prayers

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STEAM ENO/WOBBLE
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SPINNER
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Borges y Paraguay Bajofondo
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Mar Dulce
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The Alaskan Way Viaduct, the raised two-level highway that runs along Seattle's downtown waterfront, is seen from the air in 2006. Seattle is now replacing it to improve mobility for people and goods. Ted S. Warren/AP hide caption

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The End Of The Road: Saying Goodbye To Freeways

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Dionysus 2 Tin Hat
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The Sad Machinery of Spring
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Pates Baroni [Waltz] Winifred Horan
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Just One Wish
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Finnish Gypsies JPP
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String Tease
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Karate Kid star Ralph Macchio (right) dances with his partner, Karina Smirnoff, in rehearsals for the new season of ABC's Dancing With The Stars, which returns Monday night. Rick Rowell/ABC hide caption

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Can 'Dancing With The Stars' Survive Without Any Stars?

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Revolting Children Matilda
Square and Compass Stefan Grossman
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