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On Aug. 2, when most U.S. papers ran a front page photograph of congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords' return to the House, The New York Times went with Hicks' photo from Banadir Hospital in Mogadishu, Somalia. Tyler Hicks/The New York Times hide caption

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Photo Brings Somalia's Famine To The Front Page

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Everything Is Alright Four Tet
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Mike Mills Air
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J'Ai Dormi Sous l'Eau Air
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We Will Become Silhouettes The Postal Service

The Los Angeles band Cambalache specializes in son jarocho, a style from Mexico's Gulf Coast. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Greetings From L.A.! 'Global Village' Picks Local Favorites

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Signs of a battle: Smurfs and apes spar with an upcoming movie, Columbiana, outside Los Angeles' ArcLight Hollywood theater. Rick Holter/NPR hide caption

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Hollywood's Query: Cowboys, Aliens, Smurfs Or Apes?

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Main Theme: The Call of the Faraway Hills [Shane] Various Artists
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Aja (Ode to Sunshine) T.J. Rehmi
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My Oracle Lives Uptown William Orbit

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