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On the Prospect Park West bike lane, in Brooklyn. Daniel S. Burnstein hide caption

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National

Park Or Ride: A Bike Lane Divides Brooklyn

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Park Or Ride: A Bike Lane Divides Brooklyn

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From Our Listeners

The Baby Project: Share Your Story

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The Baby Project: Share Your Story

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Princess Of 'Tides': Penelope Cruz (right, wearing less eyeliner) joins Johnny Depp for a fourth Pirates of the Caribbean adventure. Peter Mountain/Buena Vista Pictures hide caption

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'Tides' Formula: Swash, Buckle, Repeat As Necessary

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What song do you plan to play when and if the End Times arrive on Saturday? Michael Lehenbauer/via Flickr hide caption

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All Songs Considered

Final Encore: Pick Your Song For The End Of The World

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Final Encore: Pick Your Song For The End Of The World

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Justin Grennen looks on as Carson Daly signals a recent victory for Beverly McClellen on NBC's The Voice. Lewis Jacobs/NBC hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour

How NBC's 'The Voice' Is The Anti-'American Idol'

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How NBC's 'The Voice' Is The Anti-'American Idol'

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Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, shown at a news conference in 2010, thinks any leftover sexism in politics will die away. The public, she says, is way ahead of politics in terms of women in power. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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Politics

Pelosi: 'You Can't Let Their Anger Take You Down'

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Pelosi: 'You Can't Let Their Anger Take You Down'

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Lawmakers departed this week without taking any action on Libya. On Friday, the 60-day period for using U.S. forces against Gadhafi without congressional authorization ends. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Politics

Congress Leaves Without OK For Libya Operation

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Congress Leaves Without OK For Libya Operation

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Susan Sarandon (left) as Louise and Geena Davis as Thelma in the 1991 film that won screenwriter Callie Khouri an Academy Award. MGM/Photofest hide caption

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Looking Back On 'Thelma & Louise' 20 Years Later

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