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Lt. Col. Brian Filler (left) and Tech. Sgt. John Oliver watch over the Galuch Valley from the top of a mountain in Laghman province in eastern Afghanistan on March 27. They are part of a team of Joint Terminal Attack Controllers for the U.S. Air Force, traveling on the ground with combat troops and coordinating with aircraft to reduce the likelihood of airstrike errors. Quil Lawrence/NPR hide caption

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Airmen On Ground Aid Effort To Avert Afghan Deaths

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In the Room-Roof-Wood Nobukazu Takemura
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Pencil Pushin' Blues Neptune Quartet

Brandishing an image of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, forces celebrated after retaking the eastern Libyan oil town of Ras Lanuf on March 12 from rebel forces fighting to topple the regime. Mahmud Turkia/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Oil A Major Prize In Fight For Control Of Libya

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An Egyptian soldier argues with protesters during a rally in Cairo's Tahrir Square in March against proposed constitutional amendments. Many in Egypt now say that the military, once embraced by anti-government protesters who forced President Hosni Mubarak from office, is bypassing civilian laws and courts. Grace Kassab/AP hide caption

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Activists Say Egyptian Military Continues Repression

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Bleimor, Le Bagad Alan Stivell
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WITHIN YOU WITHOUT YOU Rainer Ptacek

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Bret Baier: The Next Generation Of Fox News Anchor

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Rox In the Box The Decemberists
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The Diamond Mountain Sharon Shannon
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Joao Montanaro works on a cartoon in his studio with his father, Mario Barbosa. He says his fascination with cartoons began when his dad showed him several anthologies featuring Brazil's best cartoonists when he was younger. Juan Forero /NPR hide caption

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14-Year-Old Cartoonist Skewers Brazilian Politicians

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Margolese Compound Alan Silvestri
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This year's Humana Festival includes Jordan Harrison's Maple and Vine, about a couple who decides to abandon their 21st-century lives to join a community o 1950s reenactors. Michael Brosilow/Actors Theatre of Louisville hide caption

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In Louisville, Humana Festival Thrives

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Drumming, Pt. IV Steve Reich
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