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Republican presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty talks to reporters in Washington, D.C., on May 25, 2011. Pawlenty is one of several politicians whose campaign ads borrow techniques from Hollywood. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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The Hollywoodification Of Presidential Politics

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Yemeni army soldiers, lifted by anti-government protesters, chant slogans and hold up their rifles as they celebrate President Ali Abdullah Saleh's departure to Saudi Arabia, in Sanaa, Yemen, on Sunday. Hani Mohammed/AP hide caption

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Yemen Leader's Exit Leaves Shaky Political Ground

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Mines, like this one in Badakhshan, could help lift Afghanistan out of poverty. Courtsey of the Task Force for Busines hide caption

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Courtsey of the Task Force for Busines

For Afghanistan, Wealth Is Just Below The Surface

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Van Cliburn presents Christopher Shih with the First Place prize for winning the Sixth International Piano Competition for Outstanding Amateurs in Fort Worth, Texas. Rodger Mallison/Cliburn Foundation hide caption

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Maryland Doctor Wins Van Cliburn Amateur Piano Competition

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Gospel singer Clara Ward, circa 1970s. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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'Rejoice And Shout' Celebrates Gospel Music

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